Girl name origins & meanings
- Swahili : Like the moon
Family name origins & meanings
- Muslim : from a personal name based on Arabic qamar ‘moon’.
- Hungarian : from kamara ‘little room’, from Latin camera or camara ‘house’, ‘room’, ‘royal treasury’. The most common Hungarian variant of this surname, Kamarás, is a status name for the treasurer of a court or of the royal household, or alternatively for a chamberlain. Compare German Kammerer.