Main definitions of Hampshire in English

: Hampshire1Hampshire2

Hampshire1

proper noun

  • A county on the coast of southern England; county town, Winchester.

Pronunciation

Hampshire

/ˈhampʃ(ɪ)ə/

Main definitions of Hampshire in English

: Hampshire1Hampshire2

Hampshire2

noun

  • A pig of a black breed with a white saddle and erect ears.

    as modifier ‘a Hampshire sow’
    • ‘This is possibly our best Hampshire sow on the farm.’
    • ‘The Hampshires, which are a heavily muscled, lean meat breed, are the third most recorded breed of the pigs in the United States.’

Pronunciation

Hampshire

/ˈhampʃ(ɪ)ə/