[ fahl-kuhn-hahyn ]
/ ˈfɑl kənˌhaɪn /
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E·rich von [ey-rikhfuhn], /ˈeɪ rɪx fən/, 1861–1922, German general of World War I.
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Words nearby Falkenhayn
Falerii, Falernian, Falieri, Faliraki, Faliscan, Falkenhayn, Falkirk, Falkland Islands, Falkland Islands Dependencies, Falkner, fall
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How to use Falkenhayn in a sentence
Von Falkenhayn, however, hoped to do more than merely capture the city and a few more thousand square miles of Polish ground.The Childrens' Story of the War, Volume 4 (of 10)|James Edward Parrott
Von Moltke was superseded by Falkenhayn, and a new phase came over German strategy.A Short History of the Great War|A. F. Pollard
In consequence General von Falkenhayn refused responsibility for any offensive movement there if Jemal remained in command.Crescent and Iron Cross|E. F. Benson
Falkenhayn might command that army at the front, but for several days I was its only hero, nevertheless.The Iron Ration|George Abel Schreiner
Von Falkenhayn had his home nearby in another of the beautiful chateaux there.Germany, The Next Republic?|Carl W. Ackerman