Meaning of schiller


Pronunciation: (shil'ur), [key]
— n.
  1. a bronzelike luster, sometimes with iridescence, occurring on certain minerals.


Pronunciation: (shil'ur), [key]
— n.
  1. 1864–1937, English philosopher in the U.S.
  2. 1759–1805, German poet, dramatist, and historian.
  3. an elliptical walled plain in the third quadrant of the face of the moon: about 112 miles (180 km) in length and 60 miles (100 km) in width.
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