Definition of Astronomer. Meaning of Astronomer. Synonyms of Astronomer

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Definition of Astronomer

Astronomer
Astronomer As*tron"o*mer, n. [See Astronomy.] 1. An astrologer. [Obs.] --Shak. 2. One who is versed in astronomy; one who has a knowledge of the laws of the heavenly orbs, or the principles by which their motions are regulated, with their various phenomena. An undevout astronomer is mad. --Young.

Meaning of Astronomer from wikipedia

- An astronomer is a scientist in the field of astronomy who focuses their studies on a specific question or field outside the scope of Earth. They observe...
- The Astronomer may refer to: Vita Hludovici or the "Limousin Astronomer", the anonymous author of the Vita Hludovici, a biography of Holy Roman Emperor...
- Astronomer Royal is a senior post in the Royal Households of the United Kingdom. There are two officers, the senior being the Astronomer Royal dating from...
- of the following fields: Astronomers and Institutions: links to the corresponding article about the discovering astronomer or institution on Wikipedia...
- The Astronomer (Dutch: De astronoom) is a painting finished in about 1668 by the Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer. It is oil on canvas, 51 cm × 45 cm (20 in...
- continued to be developed after Islamization by the Arabs, where Islamic astronomers added mathematical methods to their empirical observations. Following...
- "Government Astronomer": Commonwealth Government Astronomer Western Australian Government Astronomer South Australian Government Astronomer Victorian Government...
- with the Sumerians. During the 8th and 7th centuries BC, Babylonian astronomers developed a new empirical approach to astronomy. They began studying...
- observers of celestial phenomena anywhere in the world before the Islamic astronomers. Some elements of Indian astronomy reached China with the expansion of...
- Rubin (/ˈruːbɪn/; July 23, 1928 – December 25, 2016) was an American astronomer who pioneered work on galaxy rotation rates. She uncovered the discrepancy...
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