Name: Campbell

Origin and Meaning of the Name Campbell

  • Meaning:
    Crooked mouth
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (KAM bell)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Campbell)
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Miscellaneous Info for Campbell

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The surname of a Scottish clan now also used as a first name. The meaning is unsure, but the name is often taken to be derived from 'cam' (crooked) and 'beul' (mouth).

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