- Roman Legend. a woman warrior who fought on the side of Turnus against Aeneas.
- Also Ca·mil·a, Ca·mile, Ca·mille [kuh-meel] /kəˈmil/. a female given name.
Examples from the Web for camilla
Sure, there was top royalty (Prince Charles and Camilla Parker-Bowles) and a former Prime Minister (John Major).Churchill’s Secret Treasures for Sale: A British PM’s Life on the Auction Block
December 8, 2014
They were always made in the dead of the night, when Camilla was alone in her country house in the middle of nowhere.How Princess Diana Told Camilla, 'I've Sent A Hit Man To Kill You.'
September 8, 2014
Camilla is understood to be with Prince Charles in Scotland on the Balmoral estate.Camilla's Brother Died After Falling In Gramercy Park Hotel Revolving Doors
April 24, 2014
Mark Roland Shand was born on June 28, 1951 and was the younger brother of Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall.
Camilla Parker Bowles' younger brother Mark Shand has died in New York after a freak accident.
Perhaps some of the black elves live there, that Nurse Camilla told us of.The Boy Life of Napoleon
Camilla made no answer by words, but her eyes and her colour spoke.
It was the very place where Spencer had first beheld Camilla.
And thus, when Camilla rose upon him his heart was free to receive her image.
But Camilla's letter had, as we have seen, raised his courage and animated his heart.
Word Origin and History for camilla
fem. proper name, from Latin, fem. of Camillus, cognomen of several members of the gens Furia, from camillus "noble youth attending at sacrifices," perhaps from Etruscan.