The Clan Meldrum is a Scottish clan associated with the region of Aberdeenshire and the North-East Highlands. The clan takes its name from the place name Meldrum, meaning “large hill” in Gaelic. The Meldrums were known for their involvement in local administration and their role as landowners. A notable figure of the clan is Sir Robert Meldrum, who lived during the 16th century. Sir Robert Meldrum was a Scottish soldier and diplomat. He served as the ambassador to France and played a crucial role in diplomatic relations between Scotland and France during the reign of Mary, Queen of Scots. Sir Robert Meldrum’s diplomatic achievements and his service to the Scottish crown have made him a notable figure in Clan Meldrum’s history.