Lionel, 1908–2002, U.S. jazz vibraphonist.
Wade [weyd], /weɪd/, 1818–1902, Confederate general: U.S. senator 1879–91.
a city in SE Virginia, on Chesapeake Bay.
a town in SE New Hampshire.
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How to use Hampton in a sentence
Hampton also resigned because of a preemptive company effort to discourage the Justice Department from appealing the deal.Bankruptcy judge approves Purdue Pharma plan to resolve opioid claims, giving Sackler family civil immunity | Meryl Kornfield | September 1, 2021 | Washington Post
Hampton is a birder and registered citizen of the Cherokee Nation.Racism lurks in names given to plants and animals. That’s starting to change | Jaime Chambers | August 25, 2021 | Science News
In the meantime, Carter and Hampton will have the opportunity for plenty of developmental minutes.NBA trade deadline: Nikola Vucevic, Victor Oladipo headed to new teams as Kyle Lowry stays put | Ben Golliver | March 25, 2021 | Washington Post
If Hampton wanted his students to learn unconventionally, there are numerous books, documentaries, movies and even people who are knowledgeable about slavery and would’ve loved to give him ideas on how to teach students about America’s dark history.
During the first of his six terms in Hampton, Roberts helped improve the city’s overcrowded jail, focusing on preparing inmates to reintegrate into the community, according to news reports.Virginia’s longest-serving sheriff dies at his Hampton home, officials said | Antonio Olivo | December 26, 2020 | Washington Post
“Dr. King said ‘justice delayed is justice denied,’” Hampton continued.
Ron Hampton is a former Washington, DC police officer and the former executive director of the National Black Police Association.
A close friend, Ted Hartley, proposed the LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton as the venue.Philippe Petit’s Moment of Concern Walking the WTC Tightrope | Anthony Haden-Guest | August 8, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Now chef Dominique Ansel has created a Pop Art-themed ice cream sundae on sale for one day only in East Hampton.
Smart, an aspiring TV news reporter, was working as a media coordinator at Winnacunnet High School in Hampton, New Hampshire.Did Sexpot Schoolteacher Pamela Smart Hire Teens to Kill Her Husband? | Marlow Stern | January 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It looked easy to start about two or three o'clock, spend a couple of hours at Hampton Court and get back to our hotel by six.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car | Thomas D. Murphy
Down in Virginia there is a great body of salt water known as Hampton Roads.Stories of Our Naval Heroes | Various
On the morning of March 8, 1862, the sun came up beautifully over the broad waters of Hampton Roads.Stories of Our Naval Heroes | Various
Given at our palace of Hampton Court, the 24th day of July, 1679, and in the one and thirtieth year of our reign.The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2 | Egerton Ryerson
The war began in that colony with the defence of Hampton, a small village at the end of the isthmus between York and James rivers.The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2 | Egerton Ryerson
British Dictionary definitions for Hampton (1 of 2)
a city in SE Virginia, on the harbour of Hampton Roads on Chesapeake Bay. Pop: 146 878 (2003 est)
a district of the Greater London borough of Richmond-upon-Thames, on the River Thames: famous for Hampton Court Palace (built in 1515 by Cardinal Wolsey)
British Dictionary definitions for Hampton (2 of 2)
Christopher James. born 1946, British playwright: his works include When Did You Last See My Mother? (1964), the screenplay for the film Dangerous Liaisons (1988), the book for the musical Sunset Boulevard (1993), and the screenplay for the film Atonement (2007)
Lionel. 1913–2002, US jazz-band leader and vibraphone player
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