campion

noun cam·pi·on \ ˈkam-pē-ən \

Definition of campion

:any of various plants (genera Lychnis and Silene) of the pink family

Origin and Etymology of campion

probably from obsolete campion (champion)


Campion

biographical name Cam·pi·on \ ˈkam-pē-ən \

Definition of Campion

Thomas 1567–1620 English poet and composer

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