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Abner ., Commander of Israel Army MP (c.-1104 - d.)

Abraham ben Eliyahu Senneor MP (1412 - 1493)

The Senior Coronel & Saraiva Family Segovia Castilla y Leon Spain, c. 1386 - See Complete Family Tree and BiographyTogether with I saac Abravanel, wrote the letter of objection to Isabella and Ferdinan...

Abu Yusuf Yehuda (Hasday/Ḥasadya) ben Yitzhak ben Ezra ibn Shaprūṭ MP (c.915 - 975)

Hasdai (Abu Yusuf ben Yitzhak ben Ezra) ibn Shaprut חסדאי אבן שפרוט‎ born about 915 at Jaén; died about 975 at Córdoba in Spain, was a Jewish scholar, physician, diplomat, and patron of science.His fat...

Abū ʾl-ʿAlā Israel ben Shmuel haKohen, Gaon of Sura MP (c.940 - d.)

Son of Shmuel Ben Hofni HaGaon, brother-in-law of Hai Gaon Israel ben Samuel Gaon ha-KohenAbū ʾl-ʿAlā Israel ben Samuel Gaon ha-Kohen was the son of Samuel ben Hophni. During his father’s tenure as gao...

Ahab ., 7th King of Israel MP (deceased)

1 Kings 16:28-34 Wikipedia: Ahab & אחאב. Ahab Ahab (Hebrew: אַחְאָב‬, Modern Aẖ'av Tiberian ʼAḥʼāḇ; Akkadian: 𒀀𒄩𒀊𒁍, translit. Aḫabbu; Greek: Αχααβ; Latin: Achab) was the seventh king of Israel since Je...

Rabbi Aharon Ben Shimon MP (1860 - 1949)

ויקיפדיה אהרון בן שמעון 'הרב אהרון בן שמעון (ה'תר"ך - ה'תש"ט) היה רבה הראשי של צפת וראש "ישיבת מרן הבית יוסף", מייסד וראש ישיבת עץ חיים אלג'יר, רבה של הקהילה הספרדית בהונגריה ושליח עיר הקודש צפת בבוכרה...

Ahaziah ., 8th King of Israel MP (-852 - -851)

1 Kings 22:40-54 , * 2 Kings 1. * 2 Chronicles 20:35-37. Wikipedia: Ahaziah and אחזיה

Ahitub 1 . MP (c.-945 - d.)

1 Chronicles 5:33-34 * 1 Chronicles 6:37. In the KJV this is verse 7!! He was NOT a High-Priest.After his ancestor Uzzi was High-Priest, this title was passed to the line of Itamar, to Judge Eli, the H...

Ahunai ben Haninai, 31st Exilarch Huna Mar II MP (c.508 - c.560)

Mar Ahunai ben Zutra beni David was Exilarch (Exilarch [Hebrew: ראש גלות Rosh Galut, Aramaic: ריש גלותא Reish Galuta lit. "head of the exile", Greek: Æchmalotarcha], referring to the leaders of the Dia...

Rabbi Akiva 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 century and the beginning of the 2nd century (3rd tannaitic generation). ...

Albert Rothstein MP (1877 - 1938)

Burial: Jüdischer Friedhof in Rödelsee, Bavaria, Germany

Amariah ., I MP (deceased)

1 Chronicles 5:33 * 1 Chronicles 6:37 .He was NOT a High-Priest.After his great-grandfather, Uzzi was High-Priest, this title was passed to the line of Itamar, to Judge Eli, the High-Priest . It return...

Amnon Ben Tor MP

ארכאולוג ישראלי, פרס ישראל לחקר הארכיאולוגיה

Amram Gaon of Sura MP (c.855 - d.)

Amram ben Sheshna GaonAmram ben Sheshna was gaon (Heb. head) of the academy of Sura in the second half of the ninth century. According to Sherira Gaon in his historical Epistle (Heb. Iggeret Rav Sherir...

THE HISTORY OF COSTUME By Braun & Schneider - http://www.siue.edu/COSTUMES/history.html Jewish high priest wearing a hoshen, and Levites in ancient Judah.

Ananias ben Nedbeus, High Priest MP (deceased)

Ananias son of Nebedeus (or Nedebeus) was a high priest who, according to the Acts of the Apostles, presided during the trials of the apostle Paul at Jerusalem (Acts 23:2) and Caesarea (Acts 24:1).Jose...

Annas בן שת MP (c.-22 - c.40)

Annas [also Ananus or Ananias], son of Seth (23/22 BC–death date unknown, probably around 40CE)=was appointed by the Roman legate Quirinius as the first High Priest of the newly formed Roman province o...

Arnold Meyer Spielberg MP (1917 - 2020)

Arnold M Spielberg* 1920 United States Federal Census* Birth: Oct 1917 - Ohio, United States* Residence: 1920 - Hamilton, Ohio, USA* Parents: Samuel Spielberg, Rebecca Spielberg* Brother: Irwin N Spiel...

Avraham I HaNagid ben R' Moshe ben Maimon MP (1186 - 1237)

Abraham ben Moses ben Maimon (Hebrew: אברהם בן משה מיימון, also Avraham son of Rambam, also Avraham Maimuni) (1186 – December 7, 1237) the son of Maimonides (Rambam) was the leader or Nagid of the Egyp...

HaNagid Avraham II ben David Maimon MP (1246 - c.1310)

Avraham Ben Zvi MP

ויקיפדיה: אברהם (אבי) בן צבי (נולד ב-2 במאי 1944) הוא חוקר ישראלי בתחום היחסים הבינלאומיים. עבודותיו מתמקדות ביחסי ישראל–ארצות הברית ובמדיניות החוץ של ישראל. פרופסור למדע המדינה באוניברסיטת חיפה, עיתונ...

Avshalom Avshi Ben Yehuda MP (1956 - 1978)

בן חנן ונורי. נולד ביום א' בשבט תשט"ו (24.1.1955) בקיבוץ עין- שמר ולמד במוסד החינוכי שבקיבוצו. כשהיה בן 17 יצאו הוריו לשליחות בוינה, והוא סיים את לימודיו בבית-הספר האנגלי שם.בקיבוץ לא היה אבשלום מן התל...

Ayelet Shaked (Ben Shaul) MP

שרה בממשלת ישראל

Azariah ibn Abū ʾl-ʿAlā Israel Gaon, haKohen MP (c.973 - d.)

Rabbi Azaryah, II ben Laemel Luria MP (deceased)

Baila Sirkis (Jaffe-Hertzke) MP (bef.1580 - 1638)

Bella Hertzkes Maybe she was called also Yaffa Birth year 1580 seems too late - please check! Passed away on the seventh day of Passover, 5398 See Paul Jacobi chapter on Jaffe family at page 431

Betzalel ben Chaim, [Maharal's father] MP (c.1480 - c.1550)

All Maharal Geanealogy is detailed hereben Chaïm LOEW (LOEB) was born about 1480. Unlike his young brothers, stayed behind to help his father and did not pursue studies in Poland. Betzalel married the ...

Betzalel ben Yehuda Loew, [Maharal Gt.Gd.father?] MP (c.1418 - c.1460)

Bezalel was supposedly the son of Yehuda Hazaken ben Bezalel Loew. But the old Yehuda has been proved to be a mistake, as he died 100 years later. So it is now unclear who the father is.See NOT Maharal...

Betzalel HaZaken ben Yehuda Hazaken Loew MP (c.1342 - d.)

Rabbi Bezalel (Hazaken) ben Yehuda LOEB was reportedly a descendant of King David (91 generations earlier). (See Aryeh Lifschuetz, Avoth Atarah le-Banim, Warsaw (1927) p. 163 and The ESKELES Genealogy ...

Binyamin Fuad Ben-Eliezer MP (1936 - 2016)

Binyamin Ben-EliezerFrom Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia* Date of birth 12 February 1936 (age 80)* Place of birth Basra, Kingdom of Iraq* Year of aliyah 1950* Knessets 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, ...

Bukki ., High Priest MP (deceased)

Ezra 7:4. * 1 Chronicles 5:31 .* 1 Chronicles 6:36. * Christian Apocrypha ** 1 Esdras 8:2: his named Boccas.** 2 Esdras 1:2: his name is listed as Borith.

Rabbi Chaim ben Betzalel, ABD Friedberg, brother Maharal MP (c.1524 - 1588)

R' Chaim (Hayyim) Loew (LOEB). Born: 1506 or 1510 or 1515 in Worms? Died: 1588 in Friedberg, Germany. "Rabbi Chaim Loeb" one of four brothers about whom the great commentator and posek R' Shlomo Luria...

Chaim Ben-Asher (Finkel) MP (1904 - 1998)

איש ציבור ישראלי, ממייסדי קיבוץ גבעת ברנר, חבר הכנסת

Ḥananel ben Ḥushiel, Ra'is Yeshiva al-Qayrawan MP (952 - c.1033)

Ḥananel ben Ḥushiel was resh be rabbanan and dayyan in Qayrawān in the first half of the eleventh century. Other than the statement of Abraham Ibn Da’ud in his Sefer ha-Qabbala (sec. 7, beg.) that Ḥana...

Chizkiya ben Uzziah, descendant of King David or Benjamin MP (deceased)

dau.-in law of Shmuel Shapiro (Spira) - MP (aft.1365 - d.)

David Ben Eliezer MP (bef.-115 - d.)

HaGaon Rabbi David ben Avraham HaNagid Maimon MP (deceased)

David Ben-Gurion, First Prime Minister of Israel MP (1886 - 1973)

David Ben-Gurion David Ben-Gurion (Hebrew: דָּוִד בֶּן-גּוּרִיּוֹן‎, born David Grün on 16 October 1886, died 1 December 1973) was the first Prime Minister of Israel. Ben-Gurion's passion for Zionism, ...

Rabbi David Refael Dadi Fainshil (Ben-Ami) MP (1950 - 2020)

Wiki Hebrew Profile * Wiki Profile * הזמר המיתולוגי החסיד ברסלב ר’ דוד רפאל פיינשיל (בן עמי) ז”ל

David ben Maimon, [Rambam brother] MP (b. - c.1177)

Photo in Hidabrut - 25.10.15 (Hebrew) by ד״ר ניסן שריפי ----------------- http://www.hidabroot.org/article/168989

David Ben Zimra, RaDbaZ MP (1479 - 1573)

Rabbi David ben Solomon ibn (Abi) Zimra (Hebrew: דוד בן שלמה אבן אבי זמרא‎), also called Radbaz (רדב"ז) after the initials of his name, Rabbi David iBn Zimra, was an early Acharon of the fifteenth and ...

General Efraim Max Ben-Arzi (Kobrinsky) MP (1910 - 2001)

he.wikipediaאפרים בן ארצי (19 ביולי 1910–2001) היה אלוף בצה"ל וראש אגף האפסנאות בשנים 1950–1952.שנים ראשונותבן ארצי נולד לשמאי קוברינסקי ו רחל לבית סלוצקי בסלונים שבפולין, אז חלק מן האימפריה הרוסית (כי...

General Eitan Ben Eliyahu MP

איתן בן-אליהו (נולד ב-10 בספטמבר 1944) היה המפקד ה-13 של חיל האוויר הישראלי מיולי 1996 ועד אפריל 2000.תוכן עניינים 1 ביוגרפיה 1.1 טייס קרב 1.2 מפקד חיל האוויר 1.3 לאחר פרישתו מצה"ל 1.4 משפחה 2 לקריאה נ...

Elazar ibn Shmuel al-Hurga, Alluf al-Andalus & Resh Kallah MP (c.838 - d.)

The oldest evidence of correspondence between the gaons of Babylon and the rabbis of Lucena and Barcelona dates back to the mid 9th century.It is the late 9th century when Eleazar ibn Samuel Hurga, one...

Eleazar ben Onias I (.), High Priest of Iudaea MP (deceased)

Eleazar, High Priest was a Jewish High Priest (c. 260–245 BCE) during the time of the Second Temple. He was the son of Onias I and brother of Simon I.Eleazar was the high priest involved in communicati...

Eliezer Ben Yehuda MP (1858 - 1922)

Eliezer Ben‑Yehuda אליעזר בן־יהודה‎ ; (7 January 1858 – 16 December 1922) was a Litvak lexicographer and newspaper editor. He was the driving spirit behind the revival of the Hebrew language in the mod...

Eliezer ben Shmaya Jocelin, [RASHI son-in-law] MP (1075 - d.)

Rabbi Eliezer ben Horkanos MP (deceased)

Eliezer ben Hyrcanus (the surname coming from the father's Hellenized name) אליעזר בן הורקנוס‎ , a Kohen, was one of the most prominent tannaim of the 1st and 2nd centuries, disciple of R. Johanan ben ...

R' Eliezer Levi Rokeach of Vilna MP (1780 - 1818)

Chief Rabbi in Amsterdamח] הרב הג׳ ר׳ דוד בהגאון הנשגב ר׳ לוי בעל "עטרת ראש", רב גדול, נפטר, רך בשנים עש״ק י״ד אייר שנת תקנ״ג [26 אפריל 1793], ומ"כ בק״ק ווילנא (ק״נ), הוא אבי הרה״ג המפורסם בתורתו ובצדק...

Elijah ben Abraham Benamozegh MP (1823 - 1900)

His parents, Abraham and Clara, were originally from Fez, Morocco. His father, who was seventy-one years old when Elijah was born, died when the child was three. Under the guidance of his maternal uncl...

Elioenai ben Neariah, 20th Exilarch MP (c.-272 - c.-197)

Elioenai , son of Neariah and nn living - details excluded to: nn 1) Hodaviah , occupation: Exilarch 2) Eliashib , occupation: Exilarch 3) Peleiah , occupation: Exilarch 4) Akkub , occupation: Exilarch...

Eliyahu, "Gaon of Vilna" MP (1720 - 1797)

The Vilna Gaon had no surname, nor did his ancestors, brothers, sons. It was certainly NOT KREMER. That was used only by his great-great grandfather Moshe Kremer as a discription of his occupation, mea...

Elkhanan HaKadosh Tosaphist Joffe of Dampierre (The Martyr) MP (c.1165 - c.1184)

Elhanan ben Isaac of Dampierre Wikipedia Rabbi Elhanan ben Isaac Jaffe of Dampierr e (Hebrew: רבי אלחנן בן יצחק; d. 1184) also known as Rabbeinu Elhanan was an 12th-century French Tosafist and the son ...

Esther Ashkenazi (Sirkis-Yaffe) MP (1582 - 1648)

מגילות יחש של משפחת יפה- צבי יפה 1996/ גניגר ישראל עמוד 4א

Eyal Ben-Reuven MP

אייל בן ראובן - ויקיפדיה

Prophet Ezekiel, son of Buzi haKohen MP (c.-622 - c.-570)

Ezekiel (Hebrew: יְחֶזְקֵאל‎ - Yəḥezqēʾl; in the Septuagint written in Koinē Greek: Ἰεζεκιήλ - Iezekiḗl) is the central protagonist of the Book of Ezekiel in the Hebrew Bible.In Judaism, Christianity, ...

Raban Gamaliel HaZaken ben Shimon, President of the Sanhedrin MP (c.50 - 68)

Gamaliel the Elder , or Rabbi Gamaliel I (גמליאל הזקן; Greek: Γαμαλιήλ ο Πρεσβύτερος), was a leading authority in the Sanhedrin in the mid first century.Gamaliel holds a reputation in the Mishnah for b...

Rabbi Gamliel III beRabbi (son, Jehudah haNassi), President of the Sanhedrin MP (c.177 - 225)

Gamaliel III רבן גמליאל השלישי First generation of Eretz Israel Amoraim Gamaliel III (Hebrew: רבן גמליאל ברבי‎, read as Rabban Gamaliel beRabbi [Son of the Rabbi], as his father, Judah I was also known...

Gamliel IV ben Yehuda II, President of the Sanhedrin MP (c.230 - c.265)

Gamaliel IV רבן גמליאל הרביעי Gamaliel IV (probably late 3rd Century CE) (also known as Gamaliel ben Judah II, being the son of the Nassi Judah II) was and father of Judah III.Gamaliel was the presiden...

Raban Gamliel V ben Yehuda III? or Hillel II?, President of the Sanhedrin MP (c.288 - c.380)

Gamliel V גמליאל החמישי Gamaliel V held the office of Nasi of the ancient Jewish Sanhedrin between 365 and 380/5 CE. He was the son and successor of the Jewish patriarch Hillel II. He was notable for i...

Rabbeinu Gershom MP (c.960 - c.1040)

R. Gershom ben Yehuda was born in Narbonne moved to, and studied/taught, in Metz, then later moved to Mainz at the request of Kalonymos. Gershom ben Judah , (c. 960 -1040? -1028?) best known as Rabbein...

Rabbi Gershon ben Shmuel Brandeis MP (b. - 1663)

53 harosh Gershon Brandeis bn Shmuel zTs”l seGal 1663

Haim Rephael Abraham Ben Asher MP (b. - 1772)

הראשון לציון המקובל ר' חיים רפאל אברהם בן אשר

Rabbi Haim ben Moses Benattar (Benatar), Ohr HaHaim MP (1696 - 1743)

Chaim ben Moses ibn Attar also known as the Ohr ha-Chaim after his popular commentary on the Pentateuch, was a Talmudist and kabbalist; born at Meknes, Morocco, in 1696; died in Jerusalem, Eretz Israel...

Hananya "Bustenai" ben Haninai, Exilarch & Gaon of Pumbeditha MP (c.589 - 638)

was the first exilarch under Arabian rule; he flourished about the middle of the seventh century. He was the son of the exilarch Hananiah. Hai Gaon, in "Sha'are Ẓedeḳ," p. 3a, seems to identify Bostana...

Hananya "Dayan of the Gate" ben Haninai al-Nahr Paqod (ben Haninai bar Adai), Gaon of Sura MP (c.660 - c.736)

GAON of SURA from 689 to 694 He was previously designated as kohen, but see discussion:- For him to be a descendant of a Bostnai from the paternal line, he cannot be neither kohen nor levi because Bost...

Haninai al-Nehar Peḳkod ben Bustanai bar Adai (bar Adoi), Exilarch & Gaon of Sura MP (c.628 - c.689)

The descendants of Haninai appear to occupy the gaonate of Sura for several generations and may also be ancestors of the Maharal of Prague. Prince Haninai's father, Bustanai (d. 660/5), was the first J...

Heli ben Matat MP (c.-40 - -17)

Luke 3:24. Heli (Gr. HELEI -- Luke 3:23) is evidently the same name as the preceding. In Luke he is said to be the father of Joseph, while in Matthew 1:16, Jacob was Joseph's father. One explanation of...

Helène Cazes MP (1898 - 1979)

élène_Cazès-Benatar Hélène Cazès-Benatar (October 27, 1898 – July 7, 1979) was a Moroccan lawyer and human rights activist. During World War II she organized relief efforts in North Africa for Jewish a...

Hillel II Nesiah (ben Yehudah III), President of the Sanhedrin MP (c.287 - c.365)

This is the conclusion of Alan Applebaum in his paper concerning Hillel II titled " Hillel II Recovering an Obscure Figure of Late Antiquity ", Jewish Studies Quarterly 20 , 197–223 DOI 10.1628/0944570...

Hizkiya ., 33rd Exilarch MP (c.-50 - c.-10)

Hizkiah , son of Shechaniah and nn to: nn 1) Shalom to: nn source: Hizkiya ., 33rd Exilarch ,son of Shechaniah and nn to: nn1) Shalom to: nn

THE HISTORY OF COSTUME By Braun & Schneider - http://www.siue.edu/COSTUMES/history.html Jewish high priest wearing a hoshen, and Levites in ancient Judah.

Ishmael II ben Fabi (ben Camydus), High Priest MP (deceased)

Wikipedia - HebrewAccording to Josephus there were two High Priest by this name. Ishmael ben Fabi II was appointed high priest (probably in 59 CE ) replacing Annanus ben Nedebeus by King Agrippa II. Du...

Ishmael ben Fabi, I, High Priest MP (deceased)

ויקיפדיה: אצל יוסף בן מתתיהו על פי יוסף בן מתתיהו, היו שני כהנים גדולים בשם זה: ישמעאל בן פיאבי הראשון מונה לכהן גדול במקומו של חנן בן שת על ידי הנציב (אפארכוס) (26-15 לספירה) ואלריוס גראטוס, שנשלח ליה...

Israel Shlomo Ben-Meir (Rosenberg) MP (1910 - 1971)

חבר הכנסת וסגן שר בממשלות ישראל תדהר - אנציקלופדיה לחלוצי היישוב

Israel Shlomo Zalman Ben Gershoמ-Vilensky, הי״ד MP (1902 - 1929)

ישראל שלמה זלמן בן-גרשון וולנסקי ז ל , בן מלכה ור' גרשוןנולד בתרס"ב, 1902, בן 27 במותוהתגורר בחברון. נהרג בפעולת איבה בי"ח באב תרפ"ט, 24/8/1929 בחברוןהובא למנוחת עולמים בחברון: אזור: א, גוש: א2, חלקה: ...

Itzhak Ben Shoam MP (1936 - 1973)

יצחק, בן קדן ושלמה, נולד ביום כ"ג באלול תרצ"ו (9.9.1936) באיזמיר שבתורכיה ועלה ארצה במסגרת "עלית הנוער" בשנת 1950. הוא החל ללמוד בעיר מולדתו בבית-הספר "אליאנס", ובארץ למד בקיבוץ טירת-צבי. כשעלו הוריו ל...

Jannai (Jannei) ben Yosef (.) MP (deceased)

Luke 3:24.

Jehoiadah ben Eliashib, High Priest MP (c.-385 - d.)

Jeroboam II, 13th King of Israel MP (deceased)

2 Kings 14:23-.29. Wikipedia: Jeroboam II & ירבעם השני מלך ישראל.

Jonathan ben Ananus, High Priest of Iudaea MP (deceased)

Priests under Herodians and Romans=*Ananelus 37-36 BC* Jonathan Aristobulus III 36 BC-last of the Hasmoneans; paternal grandson of Aristobulus II and brother of Herord's wife Mariamne (second wife of H...

Joram Yehoram ., 9th King of Israel MP (deceased)

Jehoram (Hebrew: יְהוֹרָם‎ Yəhōrām; also Joram) was a king of the northern Kingdom of Israel. (2 Kings 8:16, 2 Kings 8:25–28) He was the son of Ahab and Jezebel, and brother to King Ahaziah.According t...

Joseph Cabi ben Simon, High Priest MP (deceased)

Joseph Cabi ben Simon was a Herodian-era High Priest of Israel in Jerusalem, Iudaea Province, appointed (and deposed) by Herod Agrippa II.“ . . . the king [Agrippa] . . . gave the high priesthood to Jo...

Joseph ben Yakob haKohen Bar Saṭya, ABD, Gaon of Sura MP (c.902 - c.969)

Wikipedia: Joseph ben Jacob. * Jewish Encyclopedia: Joseph ben Jacob. Bar Saṭya, Joseph ben JacobIn the Epistle of Sherira Gaon (Heb. Iggeret Rav Sherira Ga’on), Joseph ben Jacob is described as “a son...

Joseph HaLevi HaNagid Ibn Nagrela MP (1035 - 1066)

Wikipedia: Joseph ibn Naghrela & יהוסף הנגיד. Buluggin Badis ibn Sayf al-Dawla, son of the Emir of Granada, is poisoned and this is attributed to Yosef ibn Nagrela (in 1064).

THE HISTORY OF COSTUME By Braun & Schneider - http://www.siue.edu/COSTUMES/history.html Jewish high priest wearing a hoshen, and Levites in ancient Judah.

Josephus ben Camydus, High Priest MP (deceased)

Most probably Son of Fabi & brother of Ishmael II

Joshua ben Jehozadak (.), High Priest MP (c.-520 - -494)

Ler gd-prêtre de jérusalem après la Captivité (515-490). Ezra 3:2___________________________________ Joshua (Hebrew יְהוֹשֻׁוּעַ‎) or Yeshua (Hebrew יֵשׁוּעַ‎) the High Priest was, according to the Bib...

Joshua Ben Perachia MP (deceased)

_____________________________________________________________ Rabbi Joshua ben Perahiah or Joshua ben Perachya (Hebrew: יהושע בן פרחיה‎) was Nasi of the Sanhedrin in the latter half of the 2nd century ...

photo: Andreas F. Borchert

Joshua/Jesus ben Sie, High Priest MP (deceased)

Joshua ben Sie also known as Jesus ben Sie was a Jewish High Priest of Israel in the 1st century.[1,2,3] He replaced Eleazar ben Boethus from 3BCE[4] and was succeeded by the biblical Annas as High Pri...

MaHaRaL of Prague - המהר״ל מפראג MP (c.1525 - 1609)

Traditional genealogy revised according to modern scholarship as set forth in A. Putik and D. Polakovic (2009) 'Judah Loew ben Bezalel, Called Maharal * A study on his genealogy and biography', in P. D...

Khatush ben Shemaya, 15th Exilarch (Abravanel line) MP (c.-290 - d.)

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.

Levi ibn Habib, Judío Rabino principal de Jerusalén MP (1480 - 1541)

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