Synonyms for Ptolemy:

n.

Ptolemy (noun)
Claudius Ptolemaeus.
person (noun)
Claudius Ptolemaeus.

Usage examples for ptolemy

  1. To avoid the possibility of further objection he carried out this demonstration separately for each of the systems of Ptolemy Copernicus, and Tycho. – Kepler by Walter W. Bryant
  2. Ptolemy regarded the Earth as the immovable centre of the universe, round which the Sun, Moon, planets, and the entire heavens completed a daily revolution in twenty- four hours. – The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost' by Thomas Orchard