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Phi·lo Ju·dae·us

 (fī′lō jo͞o-dē′əs, -dā′-) also Philo of Alexandria fl. early first century ad.
Alexandrian Jewish philosopher known for his pioneering attempt to interpret the Hebrew Scriptures in the terms of Platonist philosophy.
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Philo Judaeus

(ˈfaɪləʊ dʒuːˈdiːəs)
n
(Biography) ?20 bc–?50 ad, Jewish philosopher, born in Alexandria. He sought to reconcile Judaism with Greek philosophy
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Phi•lo Ju•dae•us

(ˈfaɪ loʊ dʒuˈdi əs)
n.
c20 B.C. – A.D. c50, Alexandrian Jewish theologian and philosopher.
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