abu ali al-husain ibn abdallah ibn sina - definitions and synonyms

abu ali al-husain ibn abdallah ibn sina noun

  1. ( also written as Abu Ali al-Husain ibn Abdallah ibn Sina )

    English Meaning: 

    : Persian physician and influential philosopher; his interpretation of Aristotle influenced St. Thomas Aquinas; writings on medicine were important for almost 500 years (980-1037)

    Synonyms:

    avicenna / ibn-sina