Japheth ben Ali ha-Levi


Japheth ben Ali ha-Levi
(fl. 10th cent)
   Palestinian Karaite scholar. He lived in Jerusalem. He wrote biblical commentaries, a translation of the Bible into Arabic, and polemical tracts against Saadyah Gaon.

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  • Yefet ben Ali — Yaphet ben Ali Yaphet (ou Yephet) ben Ali HaLevi (hébreu יפת בן עלי הלוי, arabe أبو علي الحسن ابن علي اللاوي البصري Abū ʿAlī al Ḥasan ibn ʿAlī al Lāwī al Baṣrī) est un Sage karaïte du Xe siècle. Grammairien, poète et polémiste, il est… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Yephet ben Ali — Yaphet ben Ali Yaphet (ou Yephet) ben Ali HaLevi (hébreu יפת בן עלי הלוי, arabe أبو علي الحسن ابن علي اللاوي البصري Abū ʿAlī al Ḥasan ibn ʿAlī al Lāwī al Baṣrī) est un Sage karaïte du Xe siècle. Grammairien, poète et polémiste, il est… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Yaphet ben Ali — Yaphet (ou Yephet) ben Ali HaLevi (hébreu יפת בן עלי הלוי, arabe أبو علي الحسن ابن علي اللاوي البصري Abū ʿAlī al Ḥasan ibn ʿAlī al Lāwī al Baṣrī) est un Sage karaïte du Xe siècle. Grammairien, poète et polémiste, il est considéré comme le… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Yefet ben Ali — [Japheth ben Ali, Japheth ha Levi.] was perhaps the foremost Karaite commentator on the Bible, during the Golden Age of Karaism . He lived during the 10th century, a native of Basra ( in present day Iraq) Later in his life, he moved to Jerusalem …   Wikipedia

  • Levi ben Japheth — (Heb. Levi ben Yafet ha Levi ; Arab. Abu Sa id Levi ibn Yafat was a Karaite Jewish scholar who flourished, probably at Jerusalem, in the first half of the eleventh century CE. Although, like his father Japheth ben Ali, he was considered one of… …   Wikipedia

  • Levi ben Yefet — Levi ben Yaphet Levi ben Yaphet HaLevi (hébreu לוי בן יפת הלוי, arabe Abū Sa id Levi ibn Yafat) est un Sage karaïte de la première moitié du XIe siècle. Lexicographe et exégète, il est, comme son père Yaphet ben Ali, considéré comme l une… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Levi ben Yaphet — HaLevi (hébreu לוי בן יפת הלוי, arabe Abū Sa id Levi ibn Yafat) est un Sage karaïte de la première moitié du XIe siècle. Lexicographe et exégète, il est, comme son père Yaphet ben Ali, considéré comme l une des plus importantes autorités de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • LEVI BEN JAPHETH — (Abū Saʿīd; 10th–11th century), Karaite scholar, son of japheth b. ali . Levi b. Japheth lived in Jerusalem and wrote, in Arabic, a Book of Precepts, a work which was used by almost all the later Karaite writers. Only fragments of the Arabic… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Yafet ben eli — Yaphet ben Ali Yaphet (ou Yephet) ben Ali HaLevi (hébreu יפת בן עלי הלוי, arabe أبو علي الحسن ابن علي اللاوي البصري Abū ʿAlī al Ḥasan ibn ʿAlī al Lāwī al Baṣrī) est un Sage karaïte du Xe siècle. Grammairien, poète et polémiste, il est… …   Wikipédia en Français


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