Quick Facts on Kamron
- American, Scottish
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Characteristics of Kamron
Etymology & Historical Origin - Kamron
Kamron is another typical Americanized respelling of Cameron. Cameron actually comes from a medieval Highland Scottish family name and is derived from the Gaelic words “cam” meaning “crooked” and “sròn” meaning “nose”. The Highland Cameron clan was known for their courage and ingenuity, and their clan motto is a Gaelic phrase meaning “unite.” In the Lowlands of Scotland, the clansmen are thought to have a territorial origin from the lands of Cameron near Edinburgh. The first recorded spelling of the Scottish family name appeared in the 13th century as “de Kamerun”. Surnames became widespread in Britain during the Middle Ages as a means of identification for the purposes of taxation. Due to the high rate of illiteracy in medieval England, as well as the disparity among local dialects, the pronunciations and spellings of surnames developed slowly over time into their modern standardized forms. Cameron is the traditional spelling of this now popular Scottish masculine given name. Kamren, however, turns Cameron into a two-syllable name. The “kreative” respelling of names is mostly an American trend, although such mutations also appear on the charts of Canada and Australia. Swapping a “K” for names that typically start with “C” is particularly trendy in some circles.
Popularity of the Name Kamron
The spelling of Kamron appeared on the masculine Top 1000 list of names for the first time in 1998. Cameron was the 35th most popular baby boy’s name in the country at the time, so it’s no surprise other respelled versions began to emerge. Kamron has never been one of the more popular of the now (gulp) eight spelling variations of this name, but he’s still hanging on to the charts. Cameron is, of course, the traditional spelling of this little “crooked nose” with Kameron in a distant second place. All of the others (Camron, Camren, Kamron, Camryn, Kamryn and Kamren) are just there to disorient the rest of us. Adding another layer of confusion is the fact that Cameron is gender-neutral, so plenty of little girls are also running around preschools today with this moniker, too (girls typically only use the Cameron Camryn and Kamryn spellings). Still, the “Cameron” family of names is more commonly given to babies with Y chromosomes compared with the X (four-times more common, in fact). The Kamron spelling is pretty exclusive to the Ys, though.
Popularity of the Boy Name Kamron
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Cultural References to the Baby Name - Kamron
Literary Characters of the Baby Name Kamron
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Popular Songs on Kamron
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Children's Books on the Baby Name Kamron
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Famous People Named Kamron
Famous People Named Kamron - Kamron Doyle (tin-pin bowler)
Children of Famous People Named Kamron
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Kamron - Boy Baby Name - Historic Figures
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Personality of the Boy Name Kamron
The number Nine personality represents the completion or ending of the cycle, and a need for perfection. This is the personality that moves from "self" to a greater understanding and compassion for the human condition and the world order. They want to make the world a better place. Nines are capable of great spiritual and humanitarian achievements. They are courageous and fearless, able to fight great battles on behalf of worthy causes. These personalities will not tolerate injustice. They are compassionate people with a strong sensitivity to others. They are able to both educate and inspire. Friendships and relationships are the lifeblood to the Nine, and they place a high value on love and affection. Nines are often exceptionally gifted artistically, and they have a keen imagination and enterprising mind.
Variations of the Baby Name - Kamron