Offenbach



[aw-fuh n-bahk, of-uh n-; for 1 also French aw-fen-bak; for 2 also German awf-uh n-bahkh] /ˈɔ fənˌbɑk, ˈɒf ən-; for 1 also French ɔ fɛnˈbak; for 2 also German ˈɔf ənˌbɑx/

noun
1.
Jacques
[zhahk] /ʒɑk/ (Show IPA), 1819–80, French composer.
2.
a city in S Hesse, in central Germany, on the Main River, near Frankfurt.
/German ˈɔfənbax/
noun
1.
a city in central Germany, on the River Main in Hesse opposite Frankfurt am Main: leather-goods industry. Pop: 119 208 (2003 est)
/ˈɒfənˌbɑːk; French ɔfɛnbak/
noun
1.
Jacques (ʒɑk). 1819–80, German-born French composer of many operettas, including Orpheus in the Underworld (1858), and of the opera The Tales of Hoffmann (1881)

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