Amalric of Bena

1150 - 1206

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Amalric of Bena (French: Amaury de Bène, Amaury de Chartres; Latin: Almaricus, Amalricus, Amauricus; died c. 1204-1207) was a French theologian, philosopher and sect leader, after whom the Amalricians are named. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amalric of Bena has received more than 38,843 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Amalric of Bena is the 582nd most popular philosopher (up from 615th in 2019), the 1,774th most popular biography from France (up from 1,865th in 2019) and the 77th most popular French Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Amalric of Bena ranks 582 out of 1,089Before him are Al-Shahrastani, Johann Christoph Gottsched, Karl Leonhard Reinhold, Antonio Labriola, Nicola Abbagnano, and Vasishtha. After him are Jerry Fodor, Bardaisan, Reinhold Niebuhr, Jacques Ellul, Abraham Isaac Kook, and Nicos Poulantzas.

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Among people born in 1150, Amalric of Bena ranks 16Before him are Antipope Innocent III, Kaykhusraw I, Baldwin V, Count of Hainaut, Leo I, King of Armenia, John of Matha, and Arnold of Torroja. After him are Peter II of Bulgaria, Bonanno Pisano, Jacopo Tiepolo, Stephen Langton, Urraca of Portugal, and Vitale II Michiel. Among people deceased in 1206, Amalric of Bena ranks 4Before him are Ismail al-Jazari, Adela of Champagne, and Muhammad of Ghor. After him are Muhammad bin Bakhtiyar Khalji and John X of Constantinople.

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Among people born in France, Amalric of Bena ranks 1,774 out of 5,234Before him are Guillaume-Chrétien de Lamoignon de Malesherbes (1721), Louis-Nicolas Clérambault (1676), Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre (1665), Mahaut, Countess of Artois (1269), Princess Louise of Orléans (1882), and Prince Sixtus Henry of Bourbon-Parma (1940). After him are Michel Debré (1912), Paul Painlevé (1863), Jean-Pierre Blanchard (1753), Louis, Prince of Condé (1668), Felix of Valois (1127), and Anna de Noailles (1876).


Among philosophers born in France, Amalric of Bena ranks 77Before him are Victor Cousin (1792), Alain de Benoist (1943), Paul Virilio (1932), Henry Corbin (1903), Louis Couturat (1868), and Georges Canguilhem (1904). After him are Jacques Ellul (1912), Gersonides (1288), Yves Bonnefoy (1923), Pierre Charron (1541), Maurice Blondel (1861), and Fulbert of Chartres (960).