Masaryk

[ mas-uh-rik; Czech mah-sah-rik ]
/ ˈmæs ə rɪk; Czech ˈmɑ sɑ rɪk /

noun

Jan [yahn] /yɑn/,1886–1948, Czech statesman (son of Tomáŝ).
To·máŝ Gar·rigue [taw-mahsh gah-rik] /ˈtɔ mɑʃ ˈgɑ rɪk/,1850–1937, Czech statesman: 1st president of Czechoslovakia 1918–35.

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Masaryk
/ (ˈmæsərɪk, Czech ˈmasarik) /

noun

Jan (jan). 1886–1948, Czech statesman; foreign minister (1941–48). He died in mysterious circumstances after the Communists took control of the government
his father, Tomáš Garrigue (ˈtɔmaːʃ ˈɡarik). 1850–1937, Czech philosopher and statesman; a founder of Czechoslovakia (1918) and its first president (1918–35)
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