Kaidanover, Tzevi Hirsch

(d. 1712)
   Lithuanian writer son of Aaron Samuel Kaidanover. He was imprisoned for four years in Vilna on a false charge. After his release he published his father's writngs in Frankfurt am Main. He was himself the author of an ethical treatise, Kav ha-Yashar, which he also translated into Yiddish.

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