Definitions for "Hamlet"
the hero of William Shakespeare's tragedy who hoped to avenge the murder of his father
Hamlet is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, and is one of his best-known and most-quoted plays. Evidence suggests that it was complete and being performed by 1600, but had some topical references added (which still survive) the following year.Jenkins, pp. 1-6; the topical material concerned the "war of the theatres" and — possibly — the Essex rebellion in early 1601 ("the late innovation") Hamlet is probably the most popular of Shakespeare's plays, judging by the number of productions; for example, topping the list at the Royal Shakespeare since 1879. (Crystal, 2005, p.66) The plot contains elements of revenge tragedy, fratricide, murder, existentialist self-questioning and supernatural intervention.
Hamlet is a 1948 British film adaptation of William Shakespeare's play Hamlet, directed by and starring Sir Laurence Olivier. Hamlet was Olivier's second film as director, and also the second of his three Shakespeare films. It is the only one of Olivier's directorial efforts to be filmed in black and white.
A small village; a little cluster of houses in the country.
A small group of houses separate from the village but still part of the parish.
A small collection of houses and buildings in the countryside.or social activity.
A hamlet is a fish of the genus Hypoplectrus. It is a grouping fish that is found mainly in coral reefs in the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico, particularly around Florida and the Bahamas.
A hamlet in the U.S. state of Oregon is a model of local governance that as of 2006 only exists in Clackamas County. Like hamlets elsewhere, it is a subnational entity; like New York's hamlets, the definition is unique to a state (in this case, to one county in a state).
Hamlet are a well known brand of cigar produced by Benson and Hedges. They are available in several varieties, miniatures and also a regular length. They are regularly referred to as the 'mild cigar' in their advertising.
Hamlet is an opera in five acts by the French composer Ambroise Thomas.
Keywords:  pig, little
a little pig