Definition of Forrest, Nathan Bedford in English:

Forrest, Nathan Bedford

proper noun

  • (1821–77), Confederate cavalry officer. He led a massacre of 300 black Union soldiers at the surrender of Fort Pillow, Tennessee, in April 1864. After the Civil War, he was an early leader of the Ku Klux Klan.

Pronunciation:

Forrest, Nathan Bedford

/ˈfär-//ˈfôrəst/