Definition of Begin, Menachem in English:

Begin, Menachem

proper noun

  • (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.

Pronunciation:

Begin, Menachem

/ˈbāɡin//bəˈɡēn/