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Serah / שרח / סרח MP (deceased)

Genesis 46:17 Numbers 26:46 1 Chronicles 7:30-31 Serah bat Asher was, in the Tanach, a daughter of Asher, the son of Jacob. She is counted among the seventy members of the patriarch's family wh...

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Elijah the Prophet MP (deceased)

Eiljah the Prophet - Wikipedia Why is Elijah Invited during the Seder? אליהו הנביא – קישו&#x...

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Judah ben Ilai MP (c.60 - d.)

Judah bar Ilai Judah bar Ilai, also known as Judah ben Ilai, Rabbi Judah or Judah the Palestinian ‎ יהודה בר מערב�...

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Yose HaGelil MP (c.50 - d.)

Jose the Galilean , Jewith Encyclopedia Jose the Galilean יוסי הגלילי , (Yose HaGelili) was a Jewish sage who lived in the 1st ...

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Rabbi Dov Behr Manischewitz MP (1857 - 1914)

Days of Wine and Matzos The Manischewitz tale begins with Rabbi Dov Behr Manischewitz born in Lithuania. His surname in his native Russia was Abramsohn/Abramson, but he purchased the passport of a de...

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Simon שמעון ben Zoma בן זומא MP (deceased)

Simon ben Zoma: His Life, His way in Halacha and with Aggadah and in Mystery (Read/Listen to book in Hebrew) Simon ben Zoma or simply Ben Zoma בן זומא was ...

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Rabbi Tarfon, רבי טרפון‎, MP (c.70 - c.150)

Rabbi Tarfon or Tarphon, רבי טרפון‎ , (from the Greek Tryphon), a Kohen, a member of the third generation of the Mishnah sages, who lived ...

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Rabbi Joshua ben Hananiah רבי יהושע בן חנניה MP (deceased)

Joshua ben Hananiah יהושע בן חנניה (d.131CE) was a leading tanna of the first half-century following the destruction ...

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Rabbi Eliezer אלעזר ben Horkanos / בן הורקנוס, אליעזר בן הורקנוס‎ MP (deceased)

Eliezer ben Hyrcanus (the surname coming from the father's Hellenized name) אליעזר בן הורקנוס&#x...

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Rabbi Akiva / רבי עקיבא MP (40 - 137)

Akiva ben Joseph (ca.40–ca.137 CE), widely known as Rabbi Akiva (Hebrew: רבי עקיבא‎), was a tanna of the latter part of the 1st cen...

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Elazar Ben Azariah, אלעזר בן עזריה MP (deceased)

Eleazar ben Azariah אלעזר בן עזריה ‎ , was a 1st-century CE Palestinian tanna (Mishnaic sage). He was of the s...

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Rabban Gamliel I, Hazaken רבן גמליאל הזקן, נשיא הסנהדרין MP (b. - 68)

Gamaliel the Elder , or Rabbi Gamaliel I (גמליאל הזקן; Greek: Γαμαλιήλ �...

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Laban / לבן הארמי MP (-1954 - -1795)

Laban (Bible) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Laban and Jacob make a covenant together, as narrated in Genesis 31:44-54. Laban (Hebrew: לָבָן, Modern Lavan Ti...

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Joshua / יהושע בן נון . MP (c.-1500 - c.-1390)

Joshua (Hebrew: יְהוֹשֻׁעַ‎‎ Y'hoshuʿa; Greek: Ἰησοῦς, Arabic: ...

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Hillel Hazaken הלל הזקן, נשיא הסנהדרין - 'The Elder' grandfather of Gamaliel I MP (c.-110 - c.10)

Hillel the Elder הלל הזקן (author of "The Golden Rule") Hillel (הלל) (born Babylon traditionally c.110BCE-10CE in Jerusalem) was a ...

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Zipporah / ציפורה / صفورة . MP (deceased)

Exodus 2:16-22 - Marriage. Exodus 4:18-26 - Zipporah at the inn. Exodus 18:1-6. Numbers 12:1-16. Wikipedia: Zipporah & ציפורה .

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Moses / משה רבינו / موسى‎ MP (-1393 - -1273)

Exodus 2:1-10 Birth. Exodus 2:21-22 Marriage to Zipporah and birth of sons. Exodus 6:14-27 Extensive genealogy and family history listed. Wikipedia: Moses and משה . Judai...

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Aaron / אהרן הכהן / هارون MP (c.-1397 - c.-1274)

Exodus 6:16-23. 1 Chronicles 23:13. Aaron In the Hebrew Bible and the Qur'an, Aaron (Hebrew: אַהֲרֹן‎ Ahărōn, Arabic: ه&...

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Miriam / מרים הנביאה MP (c.-1396 - c.-1280)

Exodus 2:4-7 is mentioned (unnamed), as guarding/watching her infant brother Moses, when he is hidden in the basket of reeds, on the Nile. Numbers 26:59. Wikipedia: Miriam & מר...

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Nahshon ben Aminadav / נחשון בן עמינדב MP (-1450 - -1239)

1391 Nahshon נַחְשׁוֹ ן‎ or Nachshon ben Aminadav (נחשון בן עמ]...

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Bithiah בת–יה / בת–פרעה, de Egypt MP (c.1275 - d.)

Bithiah, in Hebrew Bitya (בִּתְיָה, literally daughter of God) was the daughter of a Pharaoh of Egypt. The name of her father is not in the Bible...

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Jethro / Reuel / Shu-ayb / יתרו / רעואל / شعيب . . MP (deceased)

Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, who was a renowned priest in Midian, ( some say the wisest of men in the area, and that Pharaoh consulted with him ). Jethro , Yitro , was a spiritual seeker of a universa...

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Jochebed / יוכבד / يوكابد . MP (c.-1650 - d.)

Exodus 6:20 . Numbers 26:59 . Wikipedia: Jochebed & יוכבד . Wiki-Yeshiva: Jochebed (in Hebrew). Called Yokabar in Islam.

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Amram / עמרם / عمران MP (c.-1650 - c.-1590)

Wikipedia: Amram, Moses' father . Jewish Encyclopedia - Amram . Amram . Amran is Arabicized to Imran. In the Qur'an, the name Imran is used for two different people. The first one is Amram the ...

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