Gender: Masculine
Origin: Bulgarian
Meaning: “stone.”

The name is derived from the Bulgarian word for stone or work. It is used as a vernacular form of Petros.

The name has been borne by a few Bulgarian saints.

The designated name-day is June 29.

The feminine form is Kamena.


  1. http://www.vatican.va/news_services/liturgy/saints/ns_lit_doc_20020522_beatific-bulgaria_en.html
  2. http://www.behindthename.com/namedays/search.php?terms=kamen

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