Reference > Brewer’s Dictionary > Lochiel (2 syl.)

E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Lochiel (2 syl.)
of Thomas Campbell is Sir Evan Cameron, lord of Lochiel, surnamed The Black, and The Ulysses of the Highlands. His grandson Donald was called The Gentle Lochiel. Lochiel is the title of the head of the clan Cameron.   1
“And Cameron, in the shock of steel,
Die like the offspring of Lochiel.”
Sir W. Scott: The Field of Waterloo.


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