How To Spell Calhoun?

Correct spelling: Calhoun

 \c(a)-lhoun, cal-houn\

the narrow woods
Calhoun as a boy's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Calhoun is "the narrow woods". Place name. John Calhoun was a 19th-century American statesman, Vice President under Andrew Jackson, whose writings and ideas on states' rights contributed heavily to the Southern states' formation of the Confederacy.
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What are the usage examples for Calhoun?

  1. He actually thinks that he is yet fitin Calhoun an havin got in the bote with the Abolishenists, he don't know how to get out. – Letters of Major Jack Downing, of the Downingville Militia by Seba Smith

What are the quotes for Calhoun?

  1. Had Calhoun been advised by me, he would have been the most popular man in the United States.