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Isaac Israeli ben Solomon

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Isaac Israeli ben Solomon (Hebrew: יצחק בן שלמה הישראלי, Yitzhak ben Shlomo ha-Yisraeli; Arabic: أبو يعقوب إسحاق بن سليمان الإسرائيلي, Abu Ya'qub Ishaq ibn Suleiman al-Isra'ili) (c. 832 – c. 932), also known as Isaac Israeli the Elder and Isaac Judaeus, was one of the foremost Jewish physicians and philosophers living in the Arab world of his time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Isaac Israeli ben Solomon has received more than 78,683 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Isaac Israeli ben Solomon is the 676th most popular philosopher (up from 751st in 2019), the 296th most popular biography from Egypt (up from 315th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Egyptian Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Isaac Israeli ben Solomon ranks 676 out of 1,081Before him are Diodorus Cronus, Alfred Schmidt, Amalric of Bena, Gilbert de la Porrée, Abd al-Rahman al-Awza'i, and Francesco Algarotti. After him are Étienne-Gabriel Morelly, William Paley, Pyotr Lavrov, Jerry Fodor, Olavo de Carvalho, and Edvard Westermarck.

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Among people born in 832, Isaac Israeli ben Solomon ranks 1

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Among people born in Egypt, Isaac Israeli ben Solomon ranks 296 out of 582Before him are John Tristan, Count of Valois (1250), Djedefhor (-2600), Ibn al-Farid (1181), Ali az-Zahir (1005), Olympiodorus the Younger (495), and Edmond Jabès (1912). After him are Sufi Abu Taleb (1925), Tawfiq al-Hakim (1898), Ahmed Shafik (1941), Dina bint Abdul-Hamid (1929), Pope Anianus of Alexandria (100), and Merneferre Ay (-1650).


Among philosophers born in Egypt, Isaac Israeli ben Solomon ranks 14Before him are John Philoponus (490), Saadia Gaon (882), Dhul-Nun al-Misri (796), Valentinus (100), Ammonius Hermiae (440), and Olympiodorus the Younger (495). After him are Julius Pollux (200), Ahmad al-Tayyeb (1946), Syrianus (400), Nasr Abu Zayd (1943), Hermias (401), and Thrasyllus of Mendes (-100).