maimonidean

adjective, often capitalized
mai·​mon·​i·​de·​an | \ mī¦mänə¦dēən \

Definition of maimonidean

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to Moses Maimonides

Maimonidean

noun
Mai·​mon·​i·​de·​an | \ mī¦mänə¦dēən \
plural -s

Definition of Maimonidean (Entry 2 of 2)

: a follower of Moses Maimonides

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History and Etymology for maimonidean

Adjective

Maimonides (Moses ben Maimon) †1204 Jewish philosopher + English -an

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“Maimonidean.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/maimonidean. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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