Averroes

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Synonyms for Averroes

Arabian philosopher born in Spain

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Es preciso restablecer el concepto de esclarecimiento como critica racional de los sistemas dogmaticos y sus poderes totalitarios de acuerdo con la tradicion del esclarecimiento historico occidental inaugurada por Ibn Rushd en la Cordoba del siglo XII.
In addition, SR 761 million losses in the value of machinery and equipment of Ibn Rushd were recorded in the results, of which SABIC share amounted to SR 366 million, along with a rise in the Zakat allocation.
Substantial losses have been recuperated by this board, including the settlement of legacy contracts such as the Ibn Rushd claim which is valued at SAR 40 million.
The release also noted that substantial losses had been recuperated by the board, including the settlement of legacy contracts such as the Ibn Rushd claim, which is valued at $10.
He referred to such contributions made by Ibn Rushd, Al Biruni and Socrates, especially the latter one who made sports a responsibility of the state.
Perhaps the greatest of all the Moorish men of medicine and philosophy was Ibn Rushd, known to Europeans as Averroes.
At the core of this novel, Rushdie revives the spirits of the medieval thinkers al-Ghazali and Ibn Rushd to conduct an inquiry into the influence of faith and reason in the contemporary world.
The plot follows this 'war between worlds', fuelled by a fictional, centuries-long disagreement between genuine historical Muslim philosophers Ghazali and Ibn Rushd, the latter of whom purportedly sired a small army of half-human children with the disguised, benevolent and extremely fertile jinnia Dunia.
Holding these seemingly disjointed tales together, much like the Arabian Nights , is the magical sexual union of the Lightning Princess, the noble jinn Dunia, and the 12th century rationalist philosopher Ibn Rushd, whose descendants more than 800 years later successfully fight the forces of darkness for two years, eight months and 28 nights, which again sum up as a thousand and one nights.
But the line between the human and jinn worlds is crossed when the jinnia princess Dunia presents herself at the door of the disgraced 12th-century philosopher Ibn Rushd.
CONTRIBUCIONES A UNA APROXIMACION JURISPRUDENCIAL Y TEOLOGICA COMPARADA ENTRE IBN HAZM DE CORDUE E IBN RUSHD ALIAS AVERROES: UN ESTUDIO METODICO
Religious Arguments (2001); Ibn Rushd, Kitab fasl al-Maqal [On the
Sorprenden las citas frecuentes de Ibn Rushd (Averroes) y el conocimiento profundo de las fuentes islamicas respecto de imagenes y conceptos.
Meanwhile in Hebron, donation boxes were placed at the Child Happiness Center and Ibn Rushd turnabout.
The petrochemical ventures in Yanbu include four Sabic affiliates - Yanbu, Yanpet, Yansab and Ibn Rushd (the Arab Industrial Fibres Company) - and a polypropylene plant operated by National Petrochemical Company (Natpet).