Jastrow, Marcus

   American rabbi and philologist. He was born in Rogasen, in the Posen district. After serving as preacher to the progressive German congregation in Warsaw, he became a rabbi in Worms. In 1866 he emigrated to the US and was appointed rabbi at Rodeph Shalom in Philadelphia. His publications include Dictionary of the Targumim, the Talmud Babli and Yerushalmi, and the Midrashic Literature.

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  • Marcus Jastrow — (June 5, 1829, Rogoźno – October 13, 1903) was a renowned Talmudic scholar, most famously known for his authorship of the popular and comprehensive A Dictionary of the Targumim, Talmud Babli, Talmud Yerushalmi and Midrashic Literature. Jastrow… …   Wikipedia

  • Marcus Jastrow — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Jastrow. Marcus Jastrow Marcus Jastrow (5 juin 1829 13 octobre 1903) est un rabb …   Wikipédia en Français

  • JASTROW — JASTROW, family of scholars originating in Prussian Poland, later in the U.S. MARCUS MORDECAI JASTROW (1829–1903) was a Polish born rabbi and lexicographer and a leader of the historical school in the United States. Jastrow was born in Rogasen,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Jastrow — est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Marcus Jastrow (1829 1903) érudit talmudiste américain renommé, père de Joseph Jastrow ainsi que de Morris Jastrow, Jr. Morris Jastrow, Jr. (1861 1921) orientaliste américain, fils de Marcus… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jastrow — may refer to one of the following:*Jastrowie, a town in Poland. *Marcus Jastrow, a Jewish scholar. *Morris Jastrow, Jr., an American Orientalist, the son of Marcus (Morris) Jastrow. *Robert Jastrow, an American astronomer …   Wikipedia

  • Jastrow — ist der deutsche Name von Jastrowie in Polen Jastrow ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Elisabeth Jastrow (1890–1981), deutschstämmige US amerikanische Klassische Archäologin Ignaz Jastrow (1856–1937), deutscher Nationalökonom und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jastrow, Morris — (1861 1922)    American orien talist, son of Marcus Jastrow. Born in Poland, he was brought up in the US. He taught Semitics at the University of Pennsylvania, where he became research professor of Assyriology. He wrote studies of biblical and… …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Morris Jastrow, Jr. — Morris Jastrow, Jr., Ph. D. (August 13, 1861 – June 22, 1921) was an American orientalist, the son of Marcus Jastrow. Biography He was born in Warsaw, came to Philadelphia in 1866 when his father, Marcus Jastrow, accepted a position as Rabbi of… …   Wikipedia

  • Elisabeth Jastrow — (* 7. Oktober 1890 in Berlin; † September 1981 in Greensboro) war eine deutschstämmige US amerikanische Klassische Archäologin. Elisabeth Jastrow stammte aus einer Familie assimilierter deutscher Juden. Ihr Vater war der Historiker und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Joseph Jastrow — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Jastrow. Joseph Jastrow Joseph Jastrow avant 1930 …   Wikipédia en Français

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