Žižka

Žižka

[Czech zhish-kah]
noun
Jan [yahn] , c1370–1424, Bohemian Hussite military leader.
German Ziska.
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Ziska or Czech Žižka (ˈzɪskə, ˈʒiʃka)
 
n
Jan (jan). ?1370--1424, Bohemian soldier, who successfully led the Hussite rebellion (1420--24) against emperor Sigismund
 
Žižka or Czech Žižka
 
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