Ptolemy

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Can any of our classics students please tell us
Ptolemy  ? queen, goddess ,  where  when,  —  ? ? ?.
Thanks  John.

 

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  1. Ptolemy Claudius Ptolemaeus ( Greek : Κλαύδιος Πτολεμαῖος ; after 83 – 161 CE), known in English as Ptolemy , was a Greek mathematician , geographer , astronomer , and astrologer . He lived in Roman Egypt , and was probably born there at the town in the Thebaid called Ptolemais of Hermias; he died in Alexandria . Ptolemy was the author of several scientific treatises, three of which would be of continuing importance to later Islamic and European science.

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