[ hoh-ni-ker; German hoh-nek-uh r ]
/ ˈhoʊ nɪ kər; German ˈhoʊ nɛk ər /
E·rich [er-ik; German ey-rikh] /ˈɛr ɪk; German ˈeɪ rɪx/, 1912–94, East German Communist leader: chairman of the Council of State 1976–89.
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British Dictionary definitions for honecker
/ (German ˈhɒnɛkər) /
Erich (ˈeːrɪç). 1912–94, German statesman; head of state of East Germany (1976–89)
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