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Meaning and name origin

Campbell \c(a)-mpbe-ll, cam(p)-bell\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's 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 form: Campbel.


Popularity

Campbell is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#46 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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