from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- German family of bankers, including Mayer Amschal (1743-1812), who founded a bank at Frankfurt am Main. His sons, most notably Salomon (1774-1855) and Nathan Mayer (1774-1836), established branches of the bank throughout Europe.
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- n. A very rich person.
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- n. any of family of powerful Jewish bankers in Europe
ROTHSCHILD - Police have taken a 23-year-old man into custody this morning five hours after they first arrived at a Rothschild apartment.
The name Rothschild means, roughly, in German, "red shield" – historians speculate that a red shield may have hung at the gate of the family house in Frankfurt.
This is one of the most powerful moments in Rothschild's diaries.
While most of the bad brothers in Rothschild JHS 294 in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn were wearing bold and bright striped Sinbad sweaters and gaudy neon sharkskin slacks, Alonzo's style was quietly, but obviously also expensively, non-flashy ... mostly subdued charcoal grays and muted browns and beiges.
While we continue to know the name Rothschild, the great Ashkenazi banking family whose financial enterprises dominated Europe and the rest of the world, the name of Montefiore and the huge amount of work he did on behalf of his co-religionists has been largely forgotten.
Chateau Mouton Rothschild is a series of French wines dating back to 1945 with wine labels done by famous artists.
Currently, Nathaniel Rothschild is an executive (what else would he be?) with Gleacher Partners, a New York-based mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advisory firm founded by Eric Gleacher, former head of M&A at another Jewish sister bank of the Rothschilds, Lehman Brothers.
Evelyn Rothschild is a man of many propaganda-hats.
Devil Rays manager Larry Rothschild is expected to join the
Rothschild, is a Fellow, and Director of the Centre for History and Economics.
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