Ibn Gabirol, Solomon
(c. 1022–1057/70)
Also known as Avicebron, the first Spanish Jewish philosopher, and a considerable Hebrew poet, whose mystical ideas play a role in the Cabbala . Ibn Gabirol stood for a Neoplatonism which was subsequently one of the targets of Aquinas . His principal work was the Fountain (or Source) of Life, composed in Arabic but only known through Latin translation.

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  • Ibn-Gabirol, Solomon ben-Judah — (c. 1020–c. 1057)    Spanish philosopher and poet. Ibn Gabirol was born in Moslem Spain, probably in Malaga, and as a child moved with his family to Saragossa. Consumptive and ill tempered, he was an avid student, and was soon well versed in the… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Ibn Gabirol, Solomon ben Judah — (1021–58)    Chiefly remembered as one of the greatest Sephardic poets, Ibn Gabirol was also one of the most original and resourceful of the medieval Jewish philosophers. As an inhabitant of Andalusia, he wrote in Arabic and was deeply influenced …   Islamic philosophy dictionary

  • Ibn Gabirol, Solomon (Gabirol) — (c. 1021 c. 1056)    Spanish poet and philosopher. He was born in Zaragoza. He wrote secular and religious poetry and philosophical studies. His poem Keter Malkhut (Crown of Divine Kingship) has been incorporated into the liturgy. Two of his… …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Ibn Gabirol — Ibn Gabirol, Solomon …   Philosophy dictionary

  • Ibn Gabirol — Solomon ben Jehuda ibn Gabirol, kurz Solomon (Salomo) ibn Gabirol (* 1021 oder 1022 in Málaga; † um 1057 in Valencia) war ein jüdischer Philosoph und Dichter im muslimischen Spanien (al Andalus). In der lateinischsprachigen christlichen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • GABIROL, SOLOMON BEN JUDAH, IBN — (c. 1021–c. 1057; Ar. Abu Ayyub Sulayman ibn Yahya ibn Gabirul; Lat. Avicebron), Spanish poet and philosopher. His Life The main source of information on Ibn Gabirol s life is his poems, although frequently they offer no more than hints. A number …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Solomon ibn Gabirol — Solomon ibn Gabirol, also Solomon ben Judah ( he. שלמה בן יהודה אבן גבירול, Shelomo ben Yehuda ibn Gevirol ; ar. أبو أيوب سليمان بن يحيى بن جبيرول, Abu Ayyūb Suleiman ibn Yahya ibn Jabirūl ; la. Avicebron, a corruption of Ibn Gabirol ) was an… …   Wikipedia

  • Ibn Gabirol — Ibn Gabirol. Šelomoh ben Yehudah ibn Gabirol (hebreo: שלמה בן יהודה אבן גבירול), Sulaymān ibn Yaḥyà ibn Ŷabīrūl (árabe: سليمان بن يحيى بن جبيرول) para los árabes, o Avicebrón como era conocido por los latinos, fue un filósofo y poeta judío… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Ibn Gabirol Street — (often erroneously pronounced as Even Gvirol) is a major street in Tel Aviv, Israel, named after the medieval Hebrew poet and philosopher Solomon ibn Gabirol. It carries traffic north and south, and is a busy residential and shopping street. [… …   Wikipedia

  • Solomon ibn Gabirol — Kopf der Statue ibn Gabirols von Reed Armstrong in seiner Geburtsstadt Málaga Solomon ben Jehuda ibn Gabirol, kurz Solomon (Salomo) ibn Gabirol oder Schlomo ibn Gevirol (* 1021 oder 1022 in Málaga; † um 1057 in Valencia) war ein jüdischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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