noun \mək-ˈbeth, mak-\

Definition of MACBETH

:  a Scottish general who is the protagonist of Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth

First Known Use of MACBETH

circa 1606


biographical name \mək-ˈbeth\

Definition of MACBETH

d 1057 king of Scotland (1040–57)


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