Con·tem·po·ra·ne·ous a. Living, existing, or occurring at the same time; contemporary.
The great age of Jewish philosophy, that of Aben Esra, Maimonides, and Kimchi, had been contemporaneous with the later Spanish school of Arabic philosophy. --Milman
-- Con*tem*po*ra*ne*ous*ness, n.
adj 1: occurring in the same period of time; "a rise in interest
rates is often contemporaneous with an increase in
inflation"; "the composer Salieri was contemporary
with Mozart" [syn: contemporary]
2: of the same period [syn: coetaneous, coeval]