- Word History, Word Parts
|part of speech:
||a New England state between Vermont and Maine. (abbr.: NH)
||a reddish brown American breed of chicken.
||New Hampshirite (n.)
was named in 1629, by Captain John Mason, after his home in Hampshire County, England.
The word new hampshire
contains the following part:
that means person or thing that comes from, or is a member or follower of
, New Hampshirite
, New Jerseyite