Meaning of Campbell

Camp•bell

Pronunciation: (kam'bul, kam'ul), [key]
— n.
  1. 1788–1866, U.S. religious leader, born in Ireland: cofounder with his father, Thomas, of the Disciples of Christ Church.
  2. ordied 1729, Scottish architect and author.
  3. (Baron Clyde), 1792–1863, Scottish general.
  4. 1779–1861, English jurist and writer: Lord Chancellor of England 1859–61.
  5. 1904–87, U.S. mythologist.
  6. 1885–1948, English automobile and speedboat racer.
  7. (Beatrice Stella Tanner), 1865–1940, English actress.
  8. 1763–1854, Irish religious leader, in the U.S. after 1807: cofounder with his son, Alexander, of the Disciples of Christ Church.
  9. 1777–1844, Scottish poet and editor.
  10. a city in W California. 27,067.
  11. a city in NE Ohio. 11,619.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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