Esterházy

[es-ter-hah-zee; Hungarian es-ter-hah-zi]
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British Dictionary definitions for esterházy

Esterházy

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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