Abraham ibn Ezra
One of the most distinguished Jewish biblical commentators and philosophers of the Middle Ages.- Abraham ibn Ezra
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Spanish Jewish physician, poet and philosopher.
The tradition that this daughter was married to Abraham Ibn Ezra does not rest on any evidence, though Halevi and Abraham Ibn Ezra were well acquainted, as we know from the writings of the latter.
Municipality in Spain, the second largest city of the autonomous community of Navarre and twice a former Latin bishopric.
Abraham ibn Ezra, scholar
One of the Ketuvim ("Writings") of the Hebrew Bible and one of the "Wisdom" books of the Christian Old Testament.
The final poem of Kohelet has been interpreted in the Targum, Talmud and Midrash, and by the rabbis Rashi, Rashbam and ibn Ezra, as an allegory of old age.
Prominent rabbi, gaon, Jewish philosopher, and exegete who was active in the Abbasid Caliphate.
Later, one of Saadia's chief disputants was the Karaite by the name of Abu al-Surri ben Zuṭa, who is referred to by Abraham ibn Ezra, in his commentary on the Pentateuch (Exo.
Dutch philosopher of Portuguese Sephardic Jewish origin.
For example, he cited a series of cryptic statements by medieval Biblical commentator Abraham ibn Ezra intimating that some apparently anachronistic passages of the Pentateuch (e.g., "[t]he Canaanite was then in the land", Genesis 12:6, which ibn Ezra called a "mystery" and exhorted those "who understand it [to] keep silent") were not of Mosaic authorship as proof that his own views had valid historical precedent.
Jewish, Spanish philosopher, linguist, and poet.
He was related to Abraham ibn Ezra and a pupil of Isaac ibn Ghiyyat.
Compilation of the first five books of the Hebrew Bible, namely the books of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy.
Abraham ibn Ezra and Joseph Bonfils observed that phrases in those verses present information that people should only have known after the time of Moses.
Name for both an Arabic poetic form and a secular musical genre.
He was followed in this tradition by Moses Ibn Ezra, Abraham Ibn Ezra, and Judah Halevi among others.
Northwest Semitic language of the Afroasiatic language family.
Important Hebrew grammarians were Judah ben David Hayyuj, Jonah ibn Janah, Abraham ibn Ezra and later (in Provence), David Kimhi.
Medieval Jewish commentator, poet, and grammarian of the Golden age of Jewish culture in Spain.
Rabbi Abraham Ibn Ezra also wrote a response to Dunash's work, in defense of Saadia Gaon.