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ibn-Ezra

noun
  1. Abraham Ben Meir. 1093–1167, Jewish poet, scholar, and traveller, born in Spain
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  • Ibn-Ezra, who also craved sympathy, consoled him in a poem written in the same rhyme and meter as Ibn-Sahal's.

    History of the Jews, Vol. III (of 6)

    Heinrich Graetz

  • In the south of323 Spain he became acquainted with the noble and cultured family of Ibn-Ezra.

  • Ibn-Ezra (as he is called) combined in his person irreconcilable contrasts.

  • Ibn-Ezra was induced by straitened circumstances to leave the war-stricken and impoverished city of Toledo.

  • During the course of this extensive journey, Ibn-Ezra made many careful observations, and enriched the vast stores of his mind.