DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for: [Show options]

[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

2 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Ptol·e·my /ˈtɑləmi/
 人名

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 Ptolemy
      n 1: Alexandrian astronomer who proposed a geocentric system of
           astronomy that was undisputed until Copernicus (2nd
           century AD) [syn: Claudius Ptolemaeus]
      2: an ancient dynasty of Macedonian kings who ruled Egypt from
         323 BC to 30 BC; founded by Ptolemy I and ended with
         Cleopatra [syn: Ptolemaic dynasty]