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 (mī-mŏn′ĭ-dēz′), Moses Originally Moses ben Maimon. Known as "Rambam." 1135?-1204.
Spanish-born Egyptian physician, rabbi, and philosopher who codified the Talmud in the Mishneh Torah (1170-1180) and attempted to reconcile Aristotelian philosophy with Jewish theology in Guide for the Perplexed (1190).

Maimonides

(maɪˈmɒnɪˌdiːz)
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(Biography) also called Rabbi Moses ben Maimon. 1135–1204, Jewish philosopher, physician, and jurist, born in Spain. He codified Jewish law in Mishneh Torah (1180)
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Mai•mon•i•des

(maɪˈmɒn ɪˌdiz)

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(Moses ben Maimon) ( “RaMBaM” ), 1135–1204, Jewish philosopher and jurist.
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They're not mine; they were conceived by Moses Ben Maimon, or Maimonides, who was renowned both as a rabbi and a doctor, and his mother could not possibly have been prouder.
Taken together, these six chapters amount to a comprehensive portrait--but not a complete biography--of Rabbi Moses ben Maimon (1138-1204), known in the Latinized West as Maimonides, and to Jewish devotees by his Hebraized acronym RaMBaM.
Moses ben Maimon, physician, philosopher, theologian, was born and spent his first twenty-one years in Andalusia.