Main definitions of Euclid in English

: Euclid1Euclid2

Euclid1

proper noun

  • A city in northeastern Ohio, northeast of Cleveland; population 47,415 (est. 2008)

Pronunciation:

Euclid

/ˈyo͞oklid/

Main definitions of Euclid in English

: Euclid1Euclid2

Euclid2

proper noun

  • (c.300 bc), Greek mathematician. His 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

/ˈyo͞oklid/