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David II ben Chizkya, Nasi MP (c.1001 - c.1090)

David ben Hezekiah, who died sometime before 1090, was the son of the Babylonian exilarch Hezekiah II (r. ca. 1000–ca. 1060). Very little is known about David’s life. He was active in c...

Hezekiah III ben David ben Hizkiya (ben Zakkai), 45th & 47th Exilarch MP (c.1020 - c.1110)

Hezekiah III, is mentioned as exilarch in a letter dated 1091. Bibliography Beeri, Tova (ed.). Le-David Mizmor: The Liturgical Poems of David ha-Nasi Son of Hezekiah the Exilarch (Jerusalem: Mekize...

Shalom II ben Hizkiya, Exilarch Interregnum MP (c.-20 - 40)

Shalom , son of Hizkiah and nn to: nn 1) Nathan (De Zuzita?) to: nn

Ya'ir ben Hizkiya (G.son Shehanya) MP (c.-15 - c.75)

Abarbanel – undated handwritten manuscript from the collection of the late Rabbi Shmuel Gorr, held by Chaim Freedman. Reference was made to “Elef Margaliot” 1993, Meir Wunder.