[<< wiktionary] Rockhampton
== English ==


=== Etymology 1 ===


==== Proper noun ====
Rockhampton

A village in Gloucestershire, United Kingdom.


=== Etymology 2 ===
From rock + Hampton (“a placename, considered generic”), referring to a bar of rocks that prevented further travel upriver. European settlement dates from 1855.


==== Proper noun ====
Rockhampton

A regional city of Queensland, Australia.


===== Synonyms =====
(Queensland city): Rocky (informal)