Camelot

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

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Camelot

  1. (Britain, mythology) The stronghold of King Arthur in the Arthurian legend.
  2. (US, politics, fandom slang) The administration and surrounding mysticism of President John F. Kennedy (in reference to a contemporary musical of the same name).

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