Definition of Omar Khayyám in English:

Omar Khayyám

Line breaks: Omar Khay|yám
Pronunciation: /kʌɪˈɑːm
( D.1123), Persian poet, mathematician, and astronomer. His rubáiyát (quatrains), found in The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám (translation published 1859), are meditations on the mysteries of existence and celebrations of worldly pleasures.

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