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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ham·let /ˈhæmlət/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ham·let n.  A small village; a little cluster of houses in the country.
    The country wasted, and the hamlets burned.   --Dryden.
 Syn: -- Village; neighborhood. See Village.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a community of people smaller than a village [syn: crossroads]
      2: the hero of William Shakespeare's tragedy who hoped to
         avenge the murder of his father
      3: a settlement smaller than a town [syn: village]