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Hypatia - Ὑπατία of Alexandria MP (c.360 - 415)

Hypatia Bio Hypatia ( /haɪˈpeɪʃə/; Greek: Ὑπατία, Hypatía; born between 350 CE and 370 CE; died March 415) was a ...

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Kalonymus "Maestro Calo" ben Meir ben Kalonymus (c.1286 - 1328)

[tp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kalonymus_ben_Kalonymus Kalonymus ben Kalonymus] Wikipedia Kalonymus ben Kalonymus ben Meir (Arles, 1286 – died after 1328) was a Provençal Jewish philosop...

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John Hyrcanus I / יוחנן הורקנוס הראשון Hasmonean, Ethnarch & High Priest MP (c.-164 - -104)

יוחנן הורקנוס הראשון יוחנן ה&#x...

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Ptolemy I Soter, Pharaoh of Egypt MP (c.-367 - c.-284)

Ptolemy I Soter, was a half brother of Alexander the Great, King of Macedonia and served under him as a Macedonian General. He later acquired the title of King of Egypt (born circa 367 BC, died circa...

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Hippocrates MP (c.-460 - c.-370)

Hippocrates of Cos or Hippokrates of Kos (ca. 460 BC – ca. 370 BC) - Greek: Ἱπποκράτης; Hippokrátēs was an anc...

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Socrates MP (c.-470 - -399)

Socrates - Σωκράτης Socrates (Greek: Σωκράτης, Ancient Greek pronunciation: [soˈ...

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Alexander Jannaeus / אלכסנדר ינאי, King and High Priest MP (c.-125 - -76)

אלכסנדר ינאי יהונתן אלכסנדר ("&...

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Hillel Hazaken הלל הזקן, נשיא הסנהדרין - 'The Elder' grandfather of Gamaliel I MP (c.-110 - c.10)

Hillel the Elder הלל הזקן (author of "The Golden Rule") Hillel (הלל) (born Babylon traditionally c.110BCE-10CE in Jerusalem) was a ...

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Avraham אברהם bar Hiyya HaNasi al-Bargeloni בר-חייא MP (c.1065 - c.1136)

[* Abraham Bar Hiyya -the man and his work between two worlds Abraham bar Ḥiyya ha-Nasi (1070 Barcelona, Spain – 1136 or 1145 Narbonne, France) was a Jewish mathematician, astronomer ...

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Abraham Ben Meir Ibn Ezra al Tudela MP (c.1090 - 1125)

Also mentioned in Abarbanel Family Scroll – undated handwritten manuscript from the collection of the late Rabbi Shmuel Gorr, held by Chaim Freedman. Reference was made to “Elef Margali...

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Johannes Reuchlin, Prof. MP (1455 - 1522)

Johann Reuchlin (sometimes Johannes) (29 January 1455 – 30 June 1522) was a German humanist and a scholar of Greek and Hebrew. For much of his life, he was the real centre of all Greek and Hebre...

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Josephus (Titus Flavius) - יוסיפוס פלביוס MP (37 - c.100)

Titus Flavius Josephus (37 – c.100), also Yosef Ben Matityahu (Joseph son of Matthias) and Titus Flavius Josephus was a first-century Romano-Jewish historian and hagiographer of priestly and roy...

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Philon / Philo of Alexandria / פילון האלכסנדרוני MP (-20 - 50)

Philon (20 BCE – 50 ACE), known also as Philo of Alexandria (gr. Φίλων ὁ Ἀλεξανδρεύ...

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Euclid MP (-322 - -275)

Euclid, Εὐκλείδης Eukleidēs Euclid (pronounced /ˈjuːklɪd/ EWK-lid; Ancient Greek: Εὐκ&#...

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Don Profeit Ya'qob ben Makhir Ibn Tabin MP (c.1236 - c.1312)

Jacob ben Makhir Ibn Tabin (also known as Prophatius; 1236–1312), grandson of Samuel, was a distinguished Jewish physician who worked in the medical faculty of the University of Montpellier. Jac...

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Moshe ben Shmuel Ibn Tibbon MP (c.1216 - c.1274)

Moses ben Samuel Ibn Tibbon continued the work of translation during the years 1244–1274. He lived in Montpellier and spent some time at Naples. Moses translated numerous commentaries by Averroe...

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Samuel Ibn Tibbon (c.1150 - d.)

Samuel ben Judah ibn Tibbon was the son of Judah ben Saul ibn Tibbon, “the father of translators,” who emigrated to Provence from Granada. Samuel was born in Lunel around 1160 and was edu...

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Aristotle MP (b. - -322)

Aristotle, Ἀριστοτέλης, Aristotélēs. Greek Philosopher. Aristotle (Greek: Ἀρισ&#...

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Maimonides / Rambam / موسى ابن ميمون הרמב"ם MP (c.1138 - 1204)

From Moshe (of the Torah) to Moshe (Maimonides) there was none like Moshe R' Moshe ben Maimon , Moses Maimonides the Rambam , [ca. 1138 (or 1135?) - 1204] was the preeminent medieval Jewish philosoph...

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Yohanan יוחנן Ben Zakkai / בן זכאי MP (c.30 - c.90)

רבן יוחנן בן זכאי סביבות 30 - 90 לספ�...

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Plato MP (c.-428 - c.-348)

Plato (English pronunciation: /ˈpleɪtoʊ/; Greek: Πλάτων, Plátōn, "broad"; 428/427 BCE – 348/347 BCE), was a Classical...

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Pythagoras of Samos MP (-570 - -495)

Pythagoras of Samos (Ancient Greek: Ὁ Πυθαγόρας ὁ Σάμιος Ho Pythagóras ho S...

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