Meaning of Hesse

Hes•se

Pronunciation: (hes'u for 1 hes for 2), [key]
— n.
  1. 1877–1962, German novelist and poet: Nobel prize 1946.
  2. German,a state in central Germany. 5,508,000; 8150 sq. mi. (21,110 sq. km). Cap.: Wiesbaden.
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