Esterhazy [ es-ter-hah-zee; French e-ste r- a- zee ] SHOW IPA / ˈɛs tərˌhɑ zi; French ɛ stɛr aˈzi / PHONETIC RESPELLING noun Ma·rie Charles Fer·di·nand Wal·sin 1847–1923, [m a- sh ree a rl fe r-dee- nah v n al- sa], n /maˈri ʃarl fɛr diˈnɑ̃ valˈsɛ̃/, French army officer who confessed forging evidence that convicted Alfred Dreyfus.
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Esth. Other definitions for Esterhazy (2 of 2) Esterházy [ es-ter-hah-zee; Hungarian es-te r-hah-zi ] SHOW IPA / ˈɛs tərˌhɑ zi; Hungarian ˈɛs tɛrˌhɑ zɪ / PHONETIC RESPELLING noun Prince Mi·klós Jó·zsef 1714–90, [ mi-klohsh - yoh-zhef], /ˈmɪ kloʊʃ ˈyoʊ ʒɛf/, Hungarian patron of the arts.
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How to use Esterhazy in a sentence Esterhazy, travelling the usual road, had the same fate with eight horses, whereas I had only four.
The news was brought to them one evening, just at supper-time, by Countess Wydenbouck-
Esterhazy is generally popular here, and will be justly regretted.
Beethovens lack of faith in the enterprise was justified;
Esterhazy did not subscribe. British Dictionary definitions for Esterhazy noun 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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