HyperDic: omar_khayyam

English > 1 sense of the expression Omar Khayyam:
NOUNperson Omar KhayyamPersian poet and mathematician and astronomer whose poetry was popularized by Edward Fitzgerald's translation (1050-1123)
English > Omar Khayyam: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningPersian poet and mathematician and astronomer whose poetry was popularized by Edward Fitzgerald's translation (1050-1123).
Instance ofastronomer, uranologist, stargazerA physicist who studies astronomy
mathematicianA person skilled in mathematics
poetA writer of poems (the term is usually reserved for writers of good poetry)
SpanishOmar Khayyam
CatalanOmar Khayyam

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