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Maimonides

[mahy-mon-i-deez]
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  1. Moses ben MaimonRaMBaM, 1135–1204, Jewish scholastic philosopher and rabbi, born in Spain: one of the major theologians of Judaism.
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Related formsMai·mon·i·de·an, adjective, noun
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Maimonides

noun
  1. also called Rabbi Moses ben Maimon. 1135–1204, Jewish philosopher, physician, and jurist, born in Spain. He codified Jewish law in Mishneh Torah (1180)
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Derived FormsMaimonidean, adjective, noun
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