rubáiyát of omar khayyám

Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, The

[roo-bahy-yaht, -bee-]
noun
a free translation (first published in 1859) by Edward FitzGerald of a group of quatrains by the Persian poet Omar Khayyám.

Origin:
Rubáiyát < Persian < Arabic, feminine plural of rubāʿī quatrain

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