Definition of Meade, George in English:

Meade, George

Pronunciation /mēd/ /mid/

proper noun

  • (1815–72), US army officer; born in Spain to American parents; full name George Gordon Meade. A veteran of the Mexican War, he commanded the Army of the Potomac 1863–65 during the Civil War. He is most noted for his victory at Gettysburg in 1863.