Rabbi Moses Ben Maimon

noun
Spanish philosopher considered the greatest Jewish scholar of the Middle Ages who codified Jewish law in the Talmud (1135-1204)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑philosopher

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  • Maimonides, Moses (Rabbi Moses ben-Maimon; Rambam) — (1135–1204)    Spanish rabbi, physician and philosopher. Maimonides was born in Cordoba into a scholarly family which had long been settled in the town. He was educated by his father, a rabbi, in both Hebrew and Arabic. When Cordoba was taken in… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Maimonides (Moses ben Maimon; Rambam) — (1135 1204)    North African philosopher and halakhist. He is commonly referred to by the name Maimonides, though his given Hebrew name was Moses ben Maimon; the name Rambam is derived from the title Rabbi Moses ben Maimon. He was born in Cordoba …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • ABRAHAM BEN MOSES BEN MAIMON — (1186–1237), theologian, exegete, communal leader, mystical pietist, and physician. Little was known about him prior to the discovery of the cairo genizah , which has preserved many of his writings, in part autographic. Born in Fustat, Egypt, on… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Mosche ben Maimon — Idealporträt Maimonides’ aus dem 19. Jahrhundert Maimonides Statue in Córdoba (Spanien) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Moshe ben Maimon — Idealporträt Maimonides’ aus dem 19. Jahrhundert Maimonides Statue in Córdoba (Spanien) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Moshe Ben Maimon — Moïse Maïmonide  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Ramban. Pour les articles homonymes, voir Maïmonide (homonymie). Moïse Maïmonide …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Moses Maimonides — noun Spanish philosopher considered the greatest Jewish scholar of the Middle Ages who codified Jewish law in the Talmud (1135 1204) • Syn: ↑Maimonides, ↑Rabbi Moses Ben Maimon • Instance Hypernyms: ↑philosopher …   Useful english dictionary

  • Maimon — is a Jewish surname, and may refer to: Ada Maimon (1893–1973), Israeli politician Alexander Ziskind Maimon (1809–1887), Jewish scholar David Maimon (1929–2010), Major General in the Israeli army Frat Maimon (14th century), Jewish scholar Moses… …   Wikipedia

  • Moses Maimonides — Idealporträt Maimonides’ aus dem 19. Jahrhundert Maimonides Statue in Córdoba (Spanien) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • MAIMON BEN JOSEPH — (d. 1165/1170), Spanish rabbi and dayyan; father of maimonides . Maimon studied in Lucena under joseph ibn migash , and transmitted his teachings, both oral and in writing, to his son, who utilized them as the basis for his own halakhic works.… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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