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Tzvi Eliezer ben David Charlap (ibn Yahya)

Hebrew: Tzvi Eliezer ben David (חרל''פ)
Also Known As: "Charlap"
Birthplace: Salonika, Ottoman Empire, Greece
Death: Died in Tykocin, Podlaskie Voivodeship, Poland
Immediate Family:

Son of David ben Yehuda ibn Yahya, Charlap
Father of Yehuda Aryeh Charlap and Shimon-Shaltiel Charlap (חרל''פ)
Brother of Alexander Charlaf

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About Eliezer Charlap

Rabbi in Salonika and Constantinople. Eliezer ben David was invited to be rabbi of Tykocin. Eliezer was not the first Charlap//Charlaf/Charlav. He assumed this name in honor of his ancestor. Charlap is an acronym for Chacham Rosh leGolei Portugal (later Polin), meaning: Chief Sage of the Exiles in Portugal (Poland).

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Eliezer Charlap's Timeline

Salonika, Ottoman Empire, Greece
Age 20
Tykocin, białostocki, Podlaskie, Poland
Age 30
Zamosc, Zamość County, Lubelskie, Poland
Tykocin, Podlaskie Voivodeship, Poland