a person having myopia; nearsighted person
Origin of myopeFrench from Late Latin myops from Classical Greek my?ps, shortsighted, blinking from myein, to close ( from uncertain or unknown; perhaps Indo-European base an unverified form mu-, with closed lips from source mope, mute) + ?ps, eye
One who is affected by myopia.
Origin of myopeFrench from Late Latin myōps near-sighted from Greek muōps ; see myopia .
- One who has myopia.