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Chana חנה ("Hanale, Lady of Vives") בת מאיר הישיש (bat Meir Kalonymos), [נכדת רש"י] MP (1080 - d.)

Yocheved's daughter, Chanah, was a teacher of laws and customs relevant to women. Controversy exists whether women taking up the obligation to light Shabbat candles along with a bracha originated wit...