Meaning of hamlet
- a small village.
- a village without a church of its own, belonging to the parish of another village or town.
— pl. -let, -lets.
- any of various sea basses of the family Serranidae, found in the warm waters of the western Atlantic Ocean, esp. the Nassau grouper.
- (italics) a tragedy (first printed 1603) by Shakespeare.
- the hero of this play, a young prince who avenges the murder of his father.
- hamlet (Thesaurus)