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Hertzog

[Dutch her-tsawkh] /Dutch ˈhɛr tsɔx/
noun
1.
James Barry Munnik
[mœn-uh k] /ˈmœn ək/ (Show IPA).
South African statesman and general: prime minister 1924–39.
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  • Only 12 of the 104 votes cast were in favor of Hertzog's amendment.

  • General Hertzog said that he had acted as General Botha had done.

    The Peace Negotiations J. D. Kestell
  • General Smuts concurred fully with the opinion of General Hertzog.

    The Peace Negotiations J. D. Kestell
  • The alterations are in the handwriting of Generals Smuts and Hertzog.

    The Peace Negotiations J. D. Kestell
  • Hertzog not only built a bigger bonfire of denunciation but refused to resign.

    An African Adventure Isaac F. Marcosson
  • But Hertzog, engrossed in the volume before him, did not hear.

    The Case and Exceptions

    Frederick Trevor Hill
  • Whilst this fight was in progress General Hertzog joined me.

    Three Years' War

    Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • General Hertzog was of opinion that the Republican outlook had improved during the past year.

    The Peace Negotiations J. D. Kestell
  • General Hertzog: Yes, but you must understand that this is only a basis, which we shall more fully specify later.

    The Peace Negotiations J. D. Kestell
  • There was no firm in the city more prominent than Constable, Glenning and Hertzog, and none more highly esteemed.

    The Case and Exceptions

    Frederick Trevor Hill
British Dictionary definitions for Hertzog

Hertzog

/ˈhɜːtsɒɡ/
noun
1.
James Barry Munnik. 1866–1942, South African statesman; prime minister (1924–39): founded the Nationalist Party (1913), advocating complete South African independence from Britain; opposed South African participation in World Wars I and II
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