He was not merely an astronomer and a geographer, but a poet and grammarian as well.
The town is mentioned by the Arab geographer, Masudi, in the 10th century.
He was skilled as a mathematician and geographer, and also excelled as a musician.
The geographer could count some scores of rivers so named—point them out on any map.
In the next century the Arabian geographer, Yakut, describes it as deserted.
Why, Peterkin, you must have studied hard in early life to be so good a geographer.
The geographer had no reason to regret his walk, or complain of its length.
Thalcave was silent, and gazed at the geographer with an air of profound surprise.
The geographer perceived this in a discussion on the subject with the major.
"I don't want to hurt your feelings, my friend," said the geographer smiling.