Definition of Honecker, Erich in English:

Honecker, Erich

proper noun

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

Pronunciation

Honecker, Erich

/ˈhoːnɛkɐ//ˈhɒnɪkə/