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Herzl

[her-tsuh l; English hurt-suh l, hairt-]
noun
  1. The·o·dor [tey-aw-dohr] /ˈteɪ ɔˌdoʊr/, 1860–1904, Hungarian-born Austrian Jewish writer and journalist: founder of the political Zionist movement.
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Historical Examples of herzl

  • "The Jewish State" was not regarded by Herzl as a piece of literature.

    The Jewish State

    Theodor Herzl

  • The inner apotheosis was drawing nearer and nearer for Herzl.

    The Jewish State

    Theodor Herzl

  • It was upon the Jewish masses that Herzl made a tremendous impression.

    The Jewish State

    Theodor Herzl

  • Herzl was given an opportunity to see Count Eulenberg in Vienna.

    The Jewish State

    Theodor Herzl

  • Whatever the fact may be, the first venture of Herzl in Constantinople was not successful.

    The Jewish State

    Theodor Herzl


British Dictionary definitions for herzl

Herzl

noun
  1. Theodor (ˈteːodoːr). 1860–1904, Austrian writer, born in Hungary; founder of the Zionist movement. In The Jewish State (1896), he advocated resettlement of the Jews in a state of their own
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