Aristarchus of Samos

Aristarchus of Samos (Aristar`chus of Samos) , a Greek astronomer, who first conceived the idea of the rotundity of the earth and its revolution both on its own axis and round the sun, in promulgating which idea he was accused of impiously disturbing the serenity of the gods (280 B.C.).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Aristæ`us * Aristarchus of Samothrace
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Aristarchus of Samothrace
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