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  • Nicomachus of Gerasa — ▪ Roman philosopher and mathematician flourished c. AD 100, Gerasa, Roman Syria [now Jarash, Jordan]       Neo Pythagorean philosopher and mathematician who wrote Arithmētikē eisagōgē (Introduction to Arithmetic), an influential treatise on… …   Universalium

  • Nicomachus — For other people named Nicomachus, see Nicomachus (disambiguation). Nicomachus (Greek: Νικόμαχος; c. 60 – c. 120) was an important mathematician in the ancient world and is best known for his works Introduction to Arithmetic (Arithmetike… …   Wikipedia

  • Nicomachus (disambiguation) — Nicomachus (c. 60 – c. 120) from Gerasa, was a mathematician and Pythagorean philosopher. Nicomachus may also refer to: Nicomachus (scribe) (c. 410 BC) a scribe tasked with publishing the laws of Solon Nicomachus of Thebes (4th century BC),… …   Wikipedia

  • Nikomachos von Gerasa — (griechisch Νικόμαχος Nikómachos) war ein antiker Philosoph, Mathematiker und Musiktheoretiker. Er lebte in der römischen Kaiserzeit; seine Geburt fällt frühestens ins 1. Jahrhundert, sein Tod spätestens ins späte 2. Jahrhundert. Nikomachos… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nicomaque De Gerasa — Nicomaque de Gérase Pour les articles homonymes, voir Nicomaque. Nicomaque de Gérase, né à Gérase, l actuelle Jerash, en Jordanie, vécu en 150 (d autres sources donnent 60 120), était un mathématicien et philosophe néo pythagoricien. Le… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nicómaco de Gerasa — Para otros usos de este término, véase Nicómaco (pintor). Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes… …   Wikipedia Español

  • mathematics — /math euh mat iks/, n. 1. (used with a sing. v.) the systematic treatment of magnitude, relationships between figures and forms, and relations between quantities expressed symbolically. 2. (used with a sing. or pl. v.) mathematical procedures,… …   Universalium

  • Greek arithmetic, geometry and harmonics: Thales to Plato — Ian Mueller INTRODUCTION: PROCLUS’ HISTORY OF GEOMETRY In a famous passage in Book VII of the Republic starting at Socrates proposes to inquire about the studies (mathēmata) needed to train the young people who will become leaders of the ideal… …   History of philosophy

  • Jerash — Coordinates: 32°16′20.21″N 35°53′29.03″E / 32.2722806°N 35.8913972°E / 32.2722806; 35.8913972 …   Wikipedia

  • Никомах Герасский — Никомах из Герасы, Никомах Герасский (Νικόμαχος ὁ Γερασένος) (1 я пол. 2 в. н. э.)  древнегреческий философ (представитель неопифагореизма), математик, теоретик музыки. Биографических сведений о Никомахе не сохранилось. Годы жизни… …   Википедия

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