Hillel ben Samuel
- (fl. 13th cent)Italian physician, talmudic scholar and philosopher. He lived in Rome, Naples and finally Capua, where he practised medicine. He played a major role in the contro-versies of 1289-90 concerning the philosophical writings of Maimonides whom he defended. His Tagmule ha-Nephesh explores the nature of the soul and the concept of reward and punishment in the hereafter.
Dictionary of Jewish Biography. Dan Cohn-Sherbok.
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