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Ya'qub ben Nissim ibn Shahin al-Qairouan (ben Yakob al-Qairouan) MP (c.960 - d.)

Abu Ya'qub Jacob, was head of the local academy (Heb. bet midrash) and in 987 wrote to Sherira Gaon in Babylonia in the name of “the holy congregation of Qayrawan,” asking him how the Mis...

Rahel bat Rabi Nissim ben Yakob al-Qairouan (1037 - d.)