Löw, Leopold

   Hungarian scholar. He served as a rabbi in several Hungarian commu-nities. From 1850 he officiated at Szeged. He was an extreme reformer and engaged in controversy with the Orthodox. He wrote studies of the history of Hungarian Jewry. In addition he was the publisher of a journal of Jewish studies (Ben Hananiah) from 1858 to 1867.

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  • Leopold Löw — (Czernahora, Moravia, May 22, 1811 – Szeged, Hungary, 13 October, 1875) Hungarian rabbi. He received his preliminary education at the yeshibot of Trebitsch, Kolín, Leipnik, and Eisenstadt (1824 35), and then studied philology, pedagogics, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Löw — Löw, auch Loew oder Lőw, ist ein Familienname, der vor allem im deutschsprachigen Raum vorkommt. Bekannte Namensträger: Dieter Loew (* 1936), Schweizer Mediziner Emanuel Löw (1834–1908), schweizerischer Politiker Emil Löw (1892–19**), deutscher… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Leopold Stokowski — (born Leopold Anthony Stokowski though on occasion in later life he amended his middle name to Antoni and added the family names Stanisław Bolesławowicz) (April 18 1882 ndash; September 13 1977) was a famous orchestral conductor, well known for… …   Wikipedia

  • Leopold Godowsky, Jr. — Leopold Godowsky, Jr. (May 27 1900 February 18 1983) was an American violinist and chemist, who together with Leopold Mannes created the first practical color transparency film, Kodachrome. Mannes and Godowsky s experimentation with color… …   Wikipedia

  • Leopold Schott — (* 27. Juni 1807 in Randegg; † 20. Januar 1869 in Bühl) war Autor und Bezirksrabbiner in Baden. Leben Leopold Schott war der Sohn des Schustermeisters Aron Schott. Er studierte zunächst vier Jahre an der Jeschiwa in Hechingen und setzte sein… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Löw — (or Loew) is a surname and may refer to:People* Benjamin Wolf Löw (1775–1851), Polish Hungarian rabbi * Franklin M. Loew, veterinarian * Hermann Loew, German entomologist * Isaak Löw Hofmann, Edler von Hofmannsthal * Joachim Löw, head coach of… …   Wikipedia

  • Leopold Mannes — Leopold Damrosch Mannes (December 26, 1899 – August 11, 1964) was an American musician, born in New York City, who, together with Leopold Godowsky, Jr., created the first practical color transparency film, Kodachrome. Mannes and Godowsky s… …   Wikipedia

  • LOW — (Loewe), British family of Hungarian origin which became prominent in journalism and literature. MAXIMILIAN LOEWE (1830–1900) was born in Hungary and joined the Nationalist party led by Louis Kossuth. After the failure of the 1848 revolution in… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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