Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, The

/rooh"buy yaht', -bee-/, n.
a free translation (first published in 1859) by Edward FitzGerald of a group of quatrains by the Persian poet Omar Khayyám.
[Rubáiyát < Pers < Ar, fem. pl. of RUBA'I quatrain]

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