- Ferenc (ˈferents). 1803–76, Hungarian statesman: minister of justice following the 1848 Hungarian uprising. The Austro-Hungarian dual monarchy was largely his creation
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Historical Examples of deak
Deak's spirit, in the person of Andrassy, recovered the possession of power.Prince Zilah, Complete
Deak demanded the extension to the peasant of the right of buying land, and better security for person and property.
But the Magyar cry of alarm at the demands of the Slavs was now echoed by a fiercer voice than that of Deak.