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/ fɪtsˈdʒɛr əld /
Edward,1809–83, English poet: translator of drama and poetry, especially of Omar Khayyám.
George Francis,1851–1901, Irish physicist.
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British Dictionary definitions for edward fitzgerald
/ (fɪtsˈdʒɛrəld) /
Edward . 1809–83, English poet, noted particularly for his free translation of the Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám (1859)
Ella . 1918–96, US jazz singer, noted esp for her vocal range and scat singing
F (rancis) Scott (Key). 1896–1940, US novelist and short-story writer, noted particularly for his portrayal of the 1920s in The Great Gatsby (1925) and Tender is the Night (1934)
Garret . 1926–2011, Irish politician; leader of Fine Gael Party (1977–87); prime minister of the Republic of Ireland (1981–82; and 1982–87)
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