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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, English edition by Tine Jerke and Volker Dallman (2009). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der antiken Texte: Autoren- und Werklexikon. Herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester in Verbindung mit Brigitte Egger. Serie: Der Neue Pauly – Supplemente, 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, Band 2. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2007). Consulted online on 16 October 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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