What does copernicus mean?

Definitions for copernicuskoʊˈpɜr nɪ kəs, kə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Copernicus, Nicolaus Copernicus, Mikolaj Kopernik(noun)

    Polish astronomer who produced a workable model of the solar system with the sun in the center (1473-1543)

  2. Copernicus(noun)

    a conspicuous crater on the Moon


  1. Copernicus

    Copernicus is a lunar impact crater named after the astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus, located in eastern Oceanus Procellarum. It is estimated to be about 800 million years old, and typifies craters that formed during the Copernican period in that it has a prominent ray system.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of copernicus in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of copernicus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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  1. Ray Villard:

    They’ll be talking about Hubble 500 years from now, hubble is like our modern-day Copernicus. With the new higher-definition images, a whole new generation of people can intimately share the wonders of Hubble’s discoveries. It’s the people’s telescope.

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