What does Campbell mean?
Campbell \c(a)-mpbe-ll, cam(p)-bell\ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Campbell) is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Campbell is "crooked mouth". Name of a famous Scottish Highland clan, referring to the facial feature (Gaelic "cam beul"). The hereditary heads of the Campbell clan, the Dukes of Argyll, at one time controlled vast acres of the Scottish highlands and commanded the loyalty of thousands of men. Actor Campbell Scott.
Campbell has 1 variant: Campbel.
Campbell is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#46 out of 88799, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Campbell for boys. Campbell was first listed in 2003 and reached its highest rank of #936 in the U.S. in the year 2005, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)