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Honecker, Erich Syllabification: Ho·neck·er, Erich
Pronunciation: /ˈhōnəkər/

Definition of Honecker, Erich in English:

( 1912–94), East German statesman; head of state 1976–89. His repressive regime was marked by a close allegiance to the former Soviet Union. He was ousted in 1989 as communism began to collapse throughout Eastern Europe.

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