Definitions of astronomer

  1. a physicist who studies astronomy Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. An astrologer. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. One who is versed in astronomy; one who has a knowledge of the laws of the heavenly orbs, or the principles by which their motions are regulated, with their various phenomena. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. One who studies or is versed in the science of the stars, planets, etc. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. One versed in astronomy. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. One skilled in astronomy. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  7. A skilled observer of the stars. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. One given to the study of the heavenly bodies. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  9. n. [Greek] One versed in astronomy or laws of the stars. Cabinet Dictionary
  10. He that studies the celestial motions. Complete Dictionary