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Herzog

[hurt-sog, hur-zog; French er-zawg for 2] /ˈhɜrt sɒg, ˈhɜr zɒg; French ɛrˈzɔg for 2/
noun
1.
Chaim
[khahy-im] /ˈxaɪ ɪm/ (Show IPA),
1918–97, Israeli political leader: president 1983–1997.
2.
Maurice, born 1919, French mountaineer: climbed Annapurna 1950.
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  • Serge, exasperated and stamping with rage, wanted to speak, but it was no easy matter interrupting Herzog.

    Serge Panine, Complete Georges Ohnet
  • The mistress had been rather cold at first, but Herzog's amiability had thawed her.

    Serge Panine, Complete Georges Ohnet
  • Cayrol, who had got rid of Herzog, was looking for Jeanne, who had just disappeared in the direction of the terrace.

    Serge Panine, Complete Georges Ohnet
  • Herzog had allowed his daughter to please herself and said nothing.

    Serge Panine, Complete Georges Ohnet
  • The young man asked himself how this charming girl could belong to that horrible Herzog.

    Serge Panine, Complete Georges Ohnet
British Dictionary definitions for Herzog

Herzog

/German ˈhɛrtsoːk/
noun
1.
Roman. born 1934, German politician; president of Germany (1994–99)
2.
Werner (ˈvɛrnər). born 1942, German film director. His films include Signs of Life (1967), Fata Morgana (1970), Fitzcarraldo (1982), Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997), and Grizzly Man (2005)
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