campion

noun
cam·​pi·​on | \ˈkam-pē-ən \

Definition of campion 

(Entry 1 of 2)

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

Campion

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

Definition of Campion (Entry 2 of 2)

Thomas 1567–1620 English poet and composer

First Known Use of campion

Noun

1576, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for campion

Noun

probably from obsolete campion (champion)

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