Joseph ben Gorion

(fl. 1st cent)
   Palestinian military leader. He participated in the revolt against Rome. His name was associated with the authorship of the Hebrew historical narrative, Josippon.

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  • Joseph ben Gorĭon — (Gorionides, »Sohn des Gorion«), jüd. Befehlshaber im Aufstand gegen die Römer (67–70 n. Chr.), der mit dem Hohenpriester Anan Jerusalem befestigt e, kriegstüchtige Männer warb und ungeheure Vorräte an Waffen und Lebensmitteln häufte. Unter dem… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Joseph ben Gorion — (in Hebrew, Yosef ben Gorion ) was a medieval Jewish historian best known as the author of the Sefer Yosippon , a history of the Jews from the time of the Creation to the destruction of Jerusalem in 70 CE, with historical accounts of Babylonia,… …   Wikipedia

  • Joseph ben Mathitjahu — Büste von Flavius Josephus Flavius Josephus (* 37 oder 38 als Joseph ben Mathitjahu ha Kohen, hebräisch: יוסף בן מתתיהו , in Jerusalem, † nach 100 vermutlich in Rom) war ein jüdischer Historiker des 1. Jahrhunderts, der seine Werke, die später… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Berdichevsky (Ben-Gorion), Micah Joseph — (1865 1921)    Ukranian Hebrew writer. He lived in Breslau and Berlin. In his writings he attacked the limited scope of Hebrew literature, the inadequacy of Haskalah, the ideology of Ahad ha Am, and Hibbat Zion. Influenced by Nietzsche, he called …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Joseph [1] — Joseph (hebräischer männlicher Name, d.i. Zugabe, Vermehrung, der weibliche davon Josephine), I. Biblische Personen: 1) J., erster Sohn Jakobs von der Rahel, Bruder des jüngeren Benjamin, älterer Halbbruder von zehn anderen Brüdern: schon als den …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Berdichevsky, Micah Joseph — ▪ Russian author pseudonym  Micah Joseph Bin Gorion   born Aug. 19, 1865, Medzhibozh, Podolia, Russian Empire [now Medzhybizh, Ukraine] died Nov. 18, 1921, Berlin, Ger.       author of works in Hebrew, German, and Yiddish. His impassioned… …   Universalium

  • Midrash Abba Gorion — Rabbinic Literature Talmudic literature Mishnah • Tosefta Jerusalem Talmud • Babylonian Talmud Minor tractates Halakhic Midrash Mekhilta de Rabbi Yishmael (Exodus) Mekhilta de Rabbi Shimon (Exodus) Sifra (Leviticus) Sifre (Numbers Deuteronomy)… …   Wikipedia

  • ELISHA BEN AVUYAH — ELISHA BEN AVUYAH, tanna, quoted once in the Mishnah as saying: Learning in youth is like writing with ink on clean paper, but learning in old age is like writing with ink on blotted paper (Avot 4:20). From the position of this saying toward the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Josippon — is the name usually given to a popular chronicle of Jewish history from Adam to the age of Titus, attributed to an author Josippon or Joseph ben Gorion. The chronicle was probably compiled in Hebrew early in the 10th century, by a Jewish native… …   Wikipedia

  • JOSIPPON — JOSIPPON, historical narrative in Hebrew, of anonymous authorship, describing the period of the Second Temple, written in southern Italy in the tenth century. The author starts his narrative by listing the different nations and their places of… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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