This name means “crooked nose”. The name derives from the Scottish surname “Cameron”, from of a Scottish Clan “Clan Cameron”. In the Scottish Highlands the surname is thought to be derived from the Gaelic “cam sròn”, meaning "crooked nose"; in the Scottish Lowlands, the name is thought to be derived from a form of Norman baronial name from Cambernon, in Normandy. Cambernon is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France. The English-language surname can be rendered into Scottish Gaelic as Camarran (masculine), Chamarran (feminine); or as Camshron (masculine) and Chamshron (feminine).