Definition of Balfour, Arthur James in English:

Balfour, Arthur James

proper noun

  • 1st Earl of Balfour (1848–1930), British statesman; prime minister 1902–05. In 1917, as foreign secretary, he issued the Balfour Declaration that favored a Jewish national home in Palestine.

Pronunciation

Balfour, Arthur James

/ˈbalˌfôr/