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  • Abba "Rava" bar Yosef bar Khamma, resh metivta al-Mahoza (c.270 - c.352)
    Abba ben Joseph bar Ḥama (ca. 270-350 C.E.), who is exclusively referred to in the Talmud by the name Rava (רבא), was a classical Jewish teacher (amora) who lived in Babylonia, among the fourth generat...
  • Rabbi Yehiel Hilel Gaon II (c.1060 - c.1080)
    "In 1066, when his father, Jehoseph HaNagid, was assassinated and a riot broke out against the Granadan Jewish community, his widow, Rahel, and his son Abū Naṣr Azariah, who was a child at the time, fl...
  • Abū Zikrī "Yehudah" ben Yosef ben Simḥa, Rosh haSeder (c.950 - c.1020)
    Judah ben Joseph of Qayrawan Judah ben Joseph b. Simḥa was perhaps the most important figure in the Jewish community of Qayrawān toward the end of the tenth century and the beginning of the eleventh....
  • Shlomo ben Yahya ibn Yahya (1245 - 1340)
    Reference: "Divrei ha-Yamim le-Bnei Yahya,( דברי הימים לבני יחייא )" , by Eliakim Carmoly, Printed in Frankfort am Main/Rodelheim, Published by: Isak Kaufman, 1850. Genealogy of, and biographical work ...

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