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Line breaks: Mai|moni¦des
Pronunciation: /mʌɪˈmɒnɪdiːz
  • (1135–1204), Jewish philosopher and Rabbinic scholar, born in Spain; born Moses ben Maimon. His Guide for the Perplexed (1190) attempts to reconcile Talmudic scripture with the philosophy of Aristotle.

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