Rubáiyát

Rubáiyát [ro͞o΄bī yät′, ro͞o′bī yät΄; ro͞o΄bēyät′, ro͞o′bēyät΄]
n.
Ar, lit., the quatrains < rubā‘īyāt, pl. of rubā‘īya, quatrain, fem. of rubā‘ī, composed of four < arbaʿa, four
a long poem in quatrains (rhyming aaba), written by OMAR KHAYYÁM and well known in a free translation by Edward FitzGerald

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  • Rubaiyat — may refer to:* Ruba iyat, a collection of Ruba i (a form of Persian poetry). The most well known example of such a collection is the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, to the extent that Rubaiyat is often used as a short name for this particular… …   Wikipedia

  • Rubaiyat — Ru*bai*yat , n. pl.; sing. {Rubai}. [Ar. rub[=a] iy[=a]h quatrian, pl. of rub[=a] iy having four radicals, fr. rub[=a] four.] Quatrians; as, the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. Sometimes in pl. construed as sing., a poem in such stanzas. [Webster 1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rubaiyat — ist ein Sampler von Elektra Records, s. Rubaiyát der Plural von Rubāʿī, einer persischen Gedichtform Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Begriffe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • rubaiyat — quatrains (in Persian poetry), 1859, plural of rubai, from Arabic rubaiyah, from rubaiy composed of four elements …   Etymology dictionary

  • Rubáiyát — [ro͞o΄bī yät′, ro͞o′bī yät΄; ro͞o΄bēyät′, ro͞o′bēyät΄] n. [Ar, lit., the quatrains < rubā‘īyāt, pl. of rubā‘īya, quatrain, fem. of rubā‘ī, composed of four < arbaʿa, four] a long poem in quatrains (rhyming aaba), written by OMAR KHAYYÁM and …   English World dictionary

  • Rubáiyát — Infobox Album Name = Rubáiyát Type = Cover album Artist = Various Artist Released = 1990 Recorded = 1990 Genre = Various Length = 149:17 Label = Elektra Records Producer = Lenny KayeRubáiyát is a compilation album, released in 1990 to commemorate …   Wikipedia

  • Rubaiyat — Les Rubaïyat d Omar Khayyam (robayat ou roubaïyat selon la traduction, en persan: رباعیات عمر خیام) sont une collection de poèmes, écrits en persan, attribués à l écrivain et savant perse Omar Khayyam (1048 1131). La traduction de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • rubaiyat — n. quatrains, poems of four lines; collection of Persian verses by Omar Khayyam; Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Rubáiyát — /ˈrubaɪæt/ (say roohbuyat) noun The, any of various collections of four line Persian poems deemed to have been penned by Omar Khayyám, familiar in English through translations, the first being by Edward FitzGerald in 1859. {Persian, from Arabic,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • rubaiyat — (A.) [ تﺎﻴﻋﺎﺑر ] rubailer …   Osmanli Türkçesİ sözlüğü

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