Definition of Harrod, Charles in English:

Harrod, Charles

proper noun

  • (1799–1885), English grocer and tea merchant; full name Charles Henry Harrod. In 1849 he took over a shop in Knightsbridge, London, which, after expansion by his son Charles Digby Harrod(1841–1905), became a prestigious department store.

Pronunciation:

Harrod, Charles

/ˈharəd/