Definition of New Hampshire in US English:

New Hampshire

proper noun

  • A state in the northeastern US, on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean; population 1,315,809 (est. 2008); capital, Concord. The first colony to declare independence from Britain in 1776, it was one of the original thirteen states of the Union and ratified the US Constitution in 1788.


New Hampshire

/ˌn(y)o͞o ˈham(p)SHər//ˌn(j)u ˈhæm(p)ʃər/