Definition of Regiomontanus, Johannes in English:

Regiomontanus, Johannes

Pronunciation: /ˌrējē-ōˌmänˈtānəs//ˌrāɡē-ōˌmônˈtänəs/

proper noun

  • (1436–76), German astronomer and mathematician; born Johannes Müller. Considered the most important astronomer of the 15th century, he translated Ptolemy's "Mathematical Syntaxis" and wrote four monumental works on mathematics and astronomy.

Pronunciation:

Regiomontanus, Johannes

/ˌrējē-ōˌmänˈtānəs//ˌrāɡē-ōˌmônˈtänəs/