verb (used with or without object), noun South Midland and Southern U.S.
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Essex is good; London is good and Hants is good; but the trinity is not Territorial.Gallipoli Diary, Volume 2
"In Hants," said Paul, feeling he was on the verge of a discovery.The Opal Serpent
The first was an islet in Somersetshire; the latter were in Hants.
Mr. Lee (U., Hants, Fareham) maintained that on the 60 per cent.The Annual Register 1914
Josiah Byles, a saddler by trade, came from Winchester, Hants county.The Loyalists of Massachusetts
James H. Stark