Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, The

[ roo-bahy-yaht, -bee- ]
/ ˈru baɪˌyɑt, -bi- /

noun

a free translation (first published in 1859) by Edward FitzGerald of a group of quatrains by the Persian poet Omar Khayyám.

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Origin of Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, The

Rubáiyát<Persian <Arabic, feminine plural of rubāʿī quatrain

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