biographical name

Co·​per·​ni·​cus kō-ˈpər-ni-kəs How to pronounce Copernicus (audio)
Nicolaus Polish Mikołaj Kopernik kȯ-ˈper-nēk How to pronounce Copernicus (audio) or Niklas Koppernigk ˈkä-pər-ˌnik How to pronounce Copernicus (audio) 1473–1543 Polish astronomer

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“Copernicus.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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