Jacob ben Yakar

(d. 1064)
   German rabbi. He was a teacher of Rashi and the head of a yeshivah at Worms. He was known for his humility. He wrote glosses on several talmudic tractates.

Dictionary of Jewish Biography. .

Look at other dictionaries:

  • JACOB BEN YAKAR — (d. 1064), German rabbi. Jacob was the principal teacher of rashi , who refers to him as ha Zaken, and also of Solomon b. Samson. Another of his pupils was the gaon quoted in the Shitah Mekubbeẓet to Bava Kamma, from chapter 7 onward. From Worms …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • JUDAH BEN YAKAR — (d. between 1201 and 1218), talmudist and kabbalist, teacher of Naḥmanides . Judah was born in Provence, but in his youth he moved to northern France where he studied under isaac b. abraham , the tosafist. Subsequently he went to Barcelona where… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Guershom ben Yehouda — …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gershom ben Judah — Gershom ben Judah, (c. 960 1040? 1028?) best known as Rabbeinu Gershom (Hebrew: רבנו גרשום, Our teacher Gershom ) and also commonly known to scholars of Judaism by the title Rabbeinu Gershom Me Or Hagolah ( Our teacher Gershom the light of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Guershom ben Juda — Rabbenou Guershom Rabbenou Guershom ben Yehouda de Mayence ( 960, Metz 1028, Magenza) est considéré comme l’un des plus grands rabbins, talmudistes, légalistes et décisionnaires du monde juif, ainsi qu’en atteste son surnom Meor haGola (luminaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gershom ben-Judah — (c. 960–1028)    German Talmud scholar. Rabbi Gershom’s reputation was so high that he was known as Meor ha Golah, ‘The Light of the Exile’. He seems to have been born in Metz, in Lorraine, but he lived in Mainz, where he had his academy.… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Rabbi Salomon Ben Isaac — Rachi …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Salomon ben Isaac — Rachi …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Moshe Ben Nahman —  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Rambam. Le …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Isaac ben Samuel de Dampierre — …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.