A view of Hampshire, England.Licensed from iStockPhoto
- county on the S coast of England: 1,459 sq mi (3,779 sq km); pop. 1,542,000
- former county of England including present-day Hampshire & the Isle of Wight
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- A large sheep of a breed originating in England.
- A pig of a breed developed in the United States, having a black body with a white beltlike band.
Origin: After Hampshire, a county of southern England.