Camellia
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
kə-MEEL-ee-ə/kə-MEL-ee-ə
Meaning
Flowering plant
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Camellia originates in English language and is taken from the name of a genus of flowering plant. The flower itself was named after Georg Joseph Kamel, a Jesuit botanist. As a feminine given name it is rather rare.

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