Camelot definition

kămə-lŏt
A place or time of idealized beauty, peacefulness, and enlightenment.
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Any time, place, etc. idealized as having excitement, purpose, a high level of culture, etc.
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(arthurian legend, place, proper) The English town where King Arthur has his court and Round Table.
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In Arthurian legend, the site of King Arthur's court.
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The stronghold of King Arthur in the Arthurian legend.
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Origin of camelot

  • First attested in Old French as Camaalot in Chrétien de Troyes' Lancelot, the Knight of the Cart.

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