Al-Farabi Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Al-Farabi.

  • 2 Biographies
  • 5 Encyclopedia Articles
  • 14 Literature Criticisms
  • ...and more

Study Pack

The Al-Farabi Study Pack contains:

Encyclopedia Articles (5)

1,689 words, approx. 6 pages
FĀrĀbĪ, Al- FĀRĀBĪ, AL-. Abū Naṣr Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad ibn Tarkhān ibn Awzalagh al-Fārābī (258&#x2013... Read more
633 words, approx. 3 pages
Abu Nasr Muhammad Ibn Muhammad Ibn Tarkhan Ibn Awzalagh Al-Farabi c. 870-950 Turkish Philosopher, Mathematician, and Musician Al-Farabi provided the first comprehensive Arabic classification of the sc... Read more
104 words, approx. 1 pages
Abu Nasr Al-Farabi c. 870-c. 950 Persian Turkistani follower of al-Kindi (c. 801-c. 866) who was a polymathic scholar (learned in many disciplines) and philosopher leaning toward Neoplatonism and inte... Read more
582 words, approx. 2 pages
Al-FĀrĀbĪ [addendum] Al-Fārābī was a key figure in establishing much of the problematic of Islamic philosophy in the peripatetic tradition. He built on the ea... Read more
1,056 words, approx. 4 pages
Al-FĀrĀbĪ(C. 873–950) Al-Fārābī, more fully Abū-Nasr Muhammad al-Fārābī, known in Latin as Alfarabius or Avennasar, was one... Read more