Name: Cameo

Origin and Meaning of the Name Cameo

  • Meaning:
    Delicate,carved relief; brief appearance
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (KAM ee oh)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Cameo)
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Miscellaneous Info for Cameo

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Briefly popular as a female name in the late 18th and 19th centuries. The meaning refers to either someone making a brief and vivid appearance or a delicately carved relief on a jewel or plaque.

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