Barrios, Daniel Levi (Miguel) de

(1635-1701)
   Spanish poet and playwright. He was born in Montilla of a Portuguese marrano family. He served as captain in the Spanish Netherlands, living in Brussels and Amsterdam. He was a follower of Shabbetai Tzevi. In his writing he initially emphasized classical and pagan allusions, but later stressed his Jewishness. His poems contain extensive information about contemporary Jewish life.

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  • BARRIOS, DANIEL LEVI (Miguel) DE — (1635–1701), Spanish poet and playwright. Barrios was born in Montilla, of a Portuguese Marrano family, and was one of the most eminent exiles who contributed to Spanish literature. Following the execution in 1655 of a relative, Marco (Isaac) de… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Miguel de Barrios — Miguel Barrios (Hebrew: Daniel ha Levi; c. 1625 – February 1701) was a Spanish poet and historian from a converso family. He was born in Montilla, Spain and died in Amsterdam. Miguel was the son of a converso, Simon de Barrios who also called… …   Wikipedia

  • Miguel de Barrios — Die Judenbraut. Gemälde von Rembrandt 1667. Angeblich Miguel de Barrios und seine Frau Abigail darstellend. Don Miguel de Barrios (hebr. Daniel Levi; * 1635 in Montilla; † 6. Oktober 1701 in Amsterdam) war ein spanisch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Miguel de Barrios — y Valle o Miguel Daniel Leví de Barrios (Montilla, Provincia de Córdoba, 3 de noviembre de 1635 Ámsterdam, febrero de 1701), fue un militar, poeta, historiador, dramaturgo y filósofo sefardí. Contenido 1 Biografía 2 Obras …   Wikipedia Español

  • Miguel de Barrios y Valle — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Miguel de Barrios y del Valle, por otro nombre Miguel Daniel Leví de Barrios (Montilla, provincia de Córdoba, 3 de noviembre de 1635 Amsterdam, febrero de 1706), militar, poeta, historiador, dramaturgo y filósofo… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Barrios — Barrios, Miguel, aus Montilla im Königreich Cordova, früher portugiesischer Hauptmann, trat in der Folge in Amsterdam zum Judenthum über u. nannte sich Daniel Levi. Zur Vertheidigung des Judenthums schr. er mehrere Werke, gesammelt, Amsterd. 1683 …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Miguel de Barrios — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Barrios. Portrait putatif de Miguel de Barrios. On ne possède en effet aucun portrait officiel de Miguel de Barrios, mais certains cr …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Marranen — oder Marranos, auch conversos und Neuchristen (span. Cristianos nuevos, port. Cristãos novos) sind iberische Juden und deren Nachkommen, die unter Zwang oder schwerem Druck zum Christentum bekehrt wurden. Oft wurde ihnen vorgeworfen, als… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • NETHERLANDS, THE (Holland) — NETHERLANDS, THE (Holland), kingdom in N.W. Europe. The Middle Ages It is not known when exactly the Jews settled in the area which is now called The Netherlands. As early as the 11th century one can find some indications of Jewish settlers in… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • MARRANO DIASPORA — new christians began to leave spain in the wake of the mass conversions of 1391 and portugal after the forced conversions in 1497. The tide of emigration ebbed and flowed, but was always stimulated by the advent of new disasters, such as the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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