Examples from the Web for averroes
A form of pantheism known in the philosophy of Averroes soon became a center of skepticism.
There its great representative was Averroes, whose life filled the last three quarters of the twelfth century.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor
Averroes held the eternity of matter and denied the immortality of the soul; his general view may be described as pantheism.A History of Freedom of Thought|John Bagnell Bury
But beyond these, Averroes claims as the highest bliss of the soul a union in this life with the actual intellect.
Of these Averroes, a native of Cordova, who died early in the thirteenth century, was the most eminent.
British Dictionary definitions for averroes
Word Origin and History for averroes
Latinization of name of Ibn Rushd (1126-1198) Arab philosopher and physician of Spain and Morocco.