Tzvi Eliezer ben David Charlap (חרל''פ) (ibn Yahya) (c.1590 - d.)

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Nicknames: "Charlap"
Birthplace: Salonika, Ottoman Empire, Greece
Death: Died in Tykocin, Podlaskie Voivodeship, Poland
Managed by: Jaim David Harlow
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About Tzvi Eliezer ben David Charlap (חרל''פ) (ibn Yahya)

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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Salonika, Ottoman Empire, Greece
Age 15
Zamosc, Zamość County, Lubelskie, Poland
Age 20
Tykocin, białostocki, Podlaskie, Poland
Tykocin, Podlaskie Voivodeship, Poland