Definition of Halley, Edmond in English:

Halley, Edmond

Line breaks: Ed¦mond Hal¦ley
Pronunciation: /ˈhali
 
, ˈhɔːli/
( 1656–1742), English astronomer and mathematician. He is best known for identifying a bright comet (later named after him), and for successfully predicting its return.

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