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Begin, Menachem

Syllabification: Be·gin, Menachem
Pronunciation: /ˈbāɡin, bəˈɡēn
 
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Definition of Begin, Menachem in English:

( 1913–92), Israeli statesman, prime minister 1977–84. His hard line on Arab-Israeli relations softened in a series of meetings with President Anwar al-Sadat of Egypt, which led to a peace treaty between the countries. Nobel Peace Prize (1978), shared with Sadat.

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