follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

Esterhazy

[es-ter-hah-zee; French e-ster-a-zee] /ˈɛs tərˌhɑ zi; French ɛ stɛr aˈzi/
noun
1.
Marie Charles Ferdinand Walsin
[ma-ree sharl fer-dee-nahn val-san] /maˈri ʃarl fɛr diˈnɑ̃ valˈsɛ̃/ (Show IPA),
1847–1923, French army officer who confessed forging evidence that convicted Alfred Dreyfus.

Esterházy

[es-ter-hah-zee; Hungarian es-ter-hah-zi] /ˈɛs tərˌhɑ zi; Hungarian ˈɛs tɛrˌhɑ zɪ/
noun
1.
Prince Miklós József
[mi-klohsh yoh-zhef] /ˈmɪ kloʊʃ ˈyoʊ ʒɛf/ (Show IPA),
1714–90, Hungarian patron of the arts.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for m esterhazy

Esterházy

/ˈɛstəˌhɑːzɪ/
noun
1.
a noble Hungarian family that produced many soldiers, diplomats, and patrons of the arts. Prince Miklós József Esterházy (1714–90) rebuilt the family castle of Esterháza and employed Haydn as his musical director (1766–90)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for m

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for m esterhazy