The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

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English-language translations of
Rubaiyat (Quatrains)

by Omar Khayyám

The Rubáiyát (Persian: رباعیات) is a collection of poems (of which there are about a thousand) attributed to the Persian mathematician and astronomer Omar Khayyám (1048-1123). "Rubaiyat" means "quatrains": verses of four lines.

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English-language translations of Rubaiyat include:

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