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Hofmannsthal, Hugo von Syllabification: Hof·manns·thal, Hugo von
Pronunciation: /ˈhōfmənˌstäl/

Definition of Hofmannsthal, Hugo von in English:

(1874–1929), Austrian poet and playwright. He wrote the libretti for many of Richard Strauss’s operas, including Elektra (1909) and Der Rosenkavalier (1911). With Strauss and Max Reinhardt, he helped found the Salzburg Festival.
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