Yitzchak Ha'Levi Hayizhari ben Reuben, Bailiff Perfet

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Yitzchak Ha'Levi Hayizhari ben Reuben (Gerondi), Bailiff Perfet

Hebrew: רבינו יצחק הלוי, Bailiff Perfet
Also Known As: "Yitzhak HaGerondi", "Yitzhak Ha Gerondi", "Yitzhak Gerondi", "Hayizhari"
Birthdate: (75)
Birthplace: Gerona, Girona, Catalonia, Spain
Death: 1170 (75)
Immediate Family:

Son of Zerachyah Reuben Ha'Levi ben Shemtov Halevi and unknown name Halevi
Husband of Unknown wife of Yitzchak Ha'Levi Hayizhari bat Perfet Sheshet Nasi
Father of Zerachiah Gracian-Hen haLevi of Girona (Ba'al haMaor); Abraham ben Isaac of Narbonne and Brachia ben Yitzhak haLevi

Occupation: ReZaH, RaZBI or Baal Ha-Maor
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About Yitzchak Ha'Levi Hayizhari ben Reuben, Bailiff Perfet

Birth year listed 1070 by one source.

Named after the City of his birth, Girondi. Was great in Torah learning and Piyut, and authored a Sefer on monetary laws. In "Sefer HaMaor" by his son Zerachia, an introduction and song is included honoring his son by R' Yitzchak. Many of his piyutim were included in Sefardi Machzorim. In "Sefer HaMaor", "Megilas HaNechama" that he authored is included.

(link: http://www.pedhatzur.net/biography13.htm#(60))

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Yitzchak Ha'Levi Hayizhari ben Reuben, Bailiff Perfet's Timeline

Gerona, Girona, Catalonia, Spain
Age 20
Girona, Girona, Catalonia, Spain
Age 23
Montpellier, Hérault, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
Age 75
Gironde, Aquitaine, France