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[Dutch her-tsawkh]
  1. James Barry Mun·nik [mœn-uh k] /ˈmœn ək/, South African statesman and general: prime minister 1924–39.
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Historical Examples of hertzog

  • Only 12 of the 104 votes cast were in favor of Hertzog's amendment.

    The Story of the Great War, Volume III (of VIII)


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

  • General Smuts concurred fully with the opinion of General Hertzog.

  • The alterations are in the handwriting of Generals Smuts and Hertzog.

  • Hertzog not only built a bigger bonfire of denunciation but refused to resign.

    An African Adventure

    Isaac F. Marcosson

British Dictionary definitions for hertzog


  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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