Synonyms for Hamlet:

n.

capital, dormitory town, the big smoke, county seat, boom town, city state, county town, conurbation. hamlet (noun)
crossroads, village.
small town (noun)
village.
small village (noun)
crossroads, suburb.
town (noun)
metropolis, municipality, village, town, suburb, burg, city, township, borough.
villa (noun)
pueblo.

Other synonyms:

Other relevant words:
county seat, crossroads, conurbation, capital, county town, pueblo.

Usage examples for hamlet

  1. I am a native of this hamlet – The Village Coquette by Riviere Dufresny
  2. At Kailua, in the hamlet of Puaaaekolu, a beautiful field, known by the name of Mooniohua, recalls one episode of Hua's misery. – Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands by Charles Nordhoff
  3. The dominie lived outside the town, in a lonely little hamlet on the borders of the Spa. – Richard Carvel, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009