Rothschild Definition

rŏthchīld, rŏths-, rôth-, rôths-, rōtshĭlt
noun
Name of a family of European bankers.
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proper name
1743-1812; Ger. founder of the banking house of Rothschild.
Webster's New World
1777-1836; Eng. banker, born in Germany: son of Meyer Anselm.
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other
German family of bankers, including Mayer Amschal (1744–1812), who founded a bank at Frankfurt am Main. His sons, most notably Salomon Mayer (1774–1855) and Nathan Mayer (1777–1836), established branches of the bank throughout Europe.
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rothschild
Plural:
rothschilds

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