What does Camarilla mean?

Definitions for Camarilla
ˌkæm əˈrɪl ə, -ˈri əCa·mar·il·la

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cabal, faction, junto, camarilla(noun)

    a clique (often secret) that seeks power usually through intrigue


  1. camarilla(Noun)

    A secret, usually sinister, group of conspiring advisors close to the leadership; a cabal

  2. Origin: From camarilla, from cámara and the diminutive suffix -illa.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Camarilla(noun)

    the private audience chamber of a king

  2. Camarilla(noun)

    a company of secret and irresponsible advisers, as of a king; a cabal or clique

  3. Origin: [Sp., a small room.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Camarilla

    kam-ar-il′a, n. a body of secret intriguers, esp. of a court party against a king's legitimate ministers: a small room. [Sp. dim. of camara, a chamber.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Camarilla

    a name of recent origin in Spain for a clique of private counsellors at court, who interpose between the legitimate ministers and the crown.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Camarilla in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Camarilla in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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