Abraham bar Hiyya

(Judaeus, Abraham; Savasdora, Abraham Kalisk)
(fl. 12th cent.)
   Spanish scholar. He established the foundations of Hebrew scien-tific terminology and transmitted Greco-Arabic science to the Christian world. His Meditation of the Sad Soul is an ethical treatise influenced by Neoplatonism.

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  • ABRAHAM BAR ḤIYYA — (Ḥayya; d. c. 1136), Spanish philosopher, mathematician, astronomer, and translator. Little is known about Abraham s life apart from the fact that he lived in Barcelona. Two titles by which he was known provide clues to his public activity. One… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Abraham bar Hiyya — Hanassi Abraham bar Hiyya Ha …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Abraham Bar Hiyya — (o Abraham Iudaeus Savasorda) (Barcelona, siglo XII, 1065 70 – 1136), fue un matemático, astrónomo y filósofo hebreo de origen hispano. Es autor de diversos tratados y de numerosas obras matemáticas y astronómicas que contribuyeron a la difusión… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Abraham bar Hiyya — Infobox Scientist name = Abraham bar Hiyya Ha Nasi birth date = 1070 birth place = Barcelona death date = 1136 death place = Provence residence = citizenship = nationality = ethnicity = field = Scientist Astronomer Mathematician work institutions …   Wikipedia

  • Abraham bar Hiyya — ▪ Spanish Jewish philosopher and scientist also called  Abraham Bar Hiyya Ha nasi (Hebrew: “the Prince”)   born c. 1065 died c. 1136       Spanish Jewish philosopher, astronomer, astrologer, and mathematician whose writings were among the first… …   Universalium

  • Abraham Bar Hiyya Hanassi — Abraham bar Hiyya Ha …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Abraham bar Hiyya Ha-Nasi — Abraham bar Hiyya Hanassi Abraham bar Hiyya Ha …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Abraham bar Hiyya Hanassi — …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Abraham bar Hiyya Savasorda — ► (s. XII) Matemático y astrónomo judío. Escribió El libro de la intercalación, Cálculo del curso de los astros, etc …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Abraham ben Ḥiyya — Abraham bar Hiyya Hanassi Abraham bar Hiyya Ha …   Wikipédia en Français

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