Main definitions of Euclid in English

: Euclid1Euclid2

Euclid1

proper noun

  • A city in north-eastern Ohio, north-east of Cleveland; population 47,415 (est. 2008).

Pronunciation

Euclid

/ˈjuːklɪd/

Main definitions of Euclid in English

: Euclid1Euclid2

Euclid2

proper noun

  • (c.300 BC), Greek mathematician. His great work Elements of Geometry, which covered plane geometry, the theory of numbers, irrationals, and solid geometry, was the standard work until other kinds of geometry were discovered in the 19th century.

Pronunciation

Euclid

/ˈjuːklɪd/