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List of things named after Archimedes

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List of things named after Archimedes

Archimedes (c. 287 BC – c. 212 BC) is the eponym of all of the things (and topics) listed below.


  • Mathematical concepts 1
  • Physical concepts 2
  • Technology 3
    • Things that have been invented by Archimedes 3.1
    • Other 3.2
      • Computer hardware and software 3.2.1
  • Astronomical names 4
  • Written works of Archimedes 5
  • Other 6

Mathematical concepts

Physical concepts


Things that have been invented by Archimedes


Computer hardware and software

Astronomical names

Written works of Archimedes

  • Archimedes Palimpsest (Numerous written works of Archimedes survive. This is the only one whose conventional name includes his.)


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