Ibn Yaish, Solomon (Abenaes)

Ibn Yaish, Solomon (Abenaes)
(d. 1603)
   Turkish statesman and merchant. Born a Portuguese marrano, he reverted to Judaism in Turkey. He later became Duke of Mytilene and was the organizer of the Anglo-Turkish alliance against Spain.

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  • Solomon Abenaes — Solomon Abenaes, auch Abenaish, Abenyaex, Aben Ayesh, Ibn(Eben) Yaish (* um 1520 in Tavira als Alvaro Mendes; † 1603 im Osmanischen Reich) war ein marranischer Geschäftsmann und Diplomat. Leben Solomon Abenaes wurde um 1520 im südportugiesischen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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