Name: Cambria

Origin and Meaning of the Name Cambria

  • Meaning:
    Wales
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (KAM bree uh); (KAYM bree uh)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Cambria)
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Miscellaneous Info for Cambria

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Cambria is the Latin name for Wales, derived from "Cymru," the Welsh name for Wales.

    "Cambria" is most recognized as a geological term; the "Cambrian period" is the first period within the Paelozoic era, and the "Cambrian explosion" refers to the large number of animal fossils found in this geological layer.

    Cambria is also the name of several cities in the U.S.

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