Astronomian As`tro*no"mi*an, n. [OE. & OF. astronomien. See {Astronomy}.] An astrologer. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • astronomer — late 14c., from ASTRONOMY (Cf. astronomy) (q.v.), replacing French import astronomyen (c.1300), which, had it survived, probably would have yielded *astronomian. Still in Shakespeare used in places where we would write astrologer …   Etymology dictionary

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