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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.
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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)
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