Campbellite

noun

Camp·​bell·​ite ˈka-mə-ˌlīt How to pronounce Campbellite (audio)
 also  ˈkam-bə-
often offensive

Word History

Etymology

Alexander Campbell

First Known Use

1830, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Campbellite was in 1830

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Cite this Entry

“Campbellite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Campbellite. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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