Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts

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Philo of Alexandria (Philo Judaeus)
(1,477 words)

b. ca. 15 BC in Alexandria;

d. ca. AD 50;

Greek-Jewish philosopher, who interpreted Judaism in the categories of Greek philosophy.

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Almost 50 of the (approximately) 75 works listed in the Ecclesiastical History (2,18) by Euse…

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Landfester, Manfred, “Philo of Alexandria (Philo Judaeus)”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger. Consulted online on 25 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0170>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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