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ˌæv əˈsɛn əavi·cen·na

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Avicenna, ibn-Sina, Abu Ali al-Husain ibn Abdallah ibn Sinanoun

    Arabian physician and influential Islamic philosopher; his interpretation of Aristotle influenced St. Thomas Aquinas; writings on medicine were important for almost 500 years (980-1037)

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  1. Avicennanoun

    Western name of Ab u02BFAl al-u1E24usayn ibn u02BFAbd Allh ibn Sn commonly known as Ibn Sn, a Persian polymath

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  1. Avicenna

    Ibn Sina (Persian: ابن سینا; 980 – June 1037 CE), commonly known in the West as Avicenna (), was a Persian polymath who is regarded as one of the most significant physicians, astronomers, philosophers, and writers of the Islamic Golden Age, and the father of early modern medicine. Sajjad H. Rizvi has called Avicenna "arguably the most influential philosopher of the pre-modern era". He was a Muslim Peripatetic philosopher influenced by Greek Aristotelian philosophy. Of the 450 works he is believed to have written, around 240 have survived, including 150 on philosophy and 40 on medicine.His most famous works are The Book of Healing, a philosophical and scientific encyclopedia, and The Canon of Medicine, a medical encyclopedia which became a standard medical text at many medieval universities and remained in use as late as 1650. Besides philosophy and medicine, Avicenna's corpus includes writings on astronomy, alchemy, geography and geology, psychology, Islamic theology, logic, mathematics, physics, and works of poetry.

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  1. avicenna

    Avicenna, also known as Ibn Sīnā, was a Persian polymath who is regarded as one of the most significant thinkers and writers of the Islamic Golden Age. Born in 980 AD, he made great contributions to various fields, particularly in philosophy and medicine. Avicenna's most influential works are "The Book of Healing," a philosophical and scientific encyclopedia, and "The Canon of Medicine," which was a standard medical text at many universities up until the 17th century. He is often considered the father of early modern medicine.

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  1. Avicenna

    Abū ʿAlī al-Ḥusayn ibn ʿAbd Allāh ibn Sīnā, commonly known as Ibn Sīnā or by his Latinized name Avicenna, was a Persian polymath, who wrote almost 450 treatises on a wide range of subjects, of which around 240 have survived. In particular, 150 of his surviving treatises concentrate on philosophy and 40 of them concentrate on medicine. His most famous works are The Book of Healing, a vast philosophical and scientific encyclopaedia, and The Canon of Medicine, which was a standard medical text at many medieval universities. The Canon of Medicine was used as a text-book in the universities of Montpellier and Leuven as late as 1650. Ibn Sīnā's Canon of Medicine provides a complete system of medicine according to the principles of Galen. His corpus also includes writing on philosophy, astronomy, alchemy, geology, psychology, Islamic theology, logic, mathematics, physics, as well as poetry. He is regarded as the most famous and influential polymath of the Islamic Golden Age.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Avicenna in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Avicenna in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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