Meaning and Origin of Cameron - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Cameron

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First name origins & meanings:

  • Old English : Bent nose
  • American : Crooked nose
  • Old English : Bent nose

Last name origin & meaning:

  • Scottish : as a Highland clan name it is from a nickname from Gaelic cam ‘crooked’, ‘bent’ + sròn ‘nose’.
  • Scottish : in the Lowlands it is also a habitational name from any of various places called Cameron, especially in Fife.

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