Yomtov ben Abraham Ishbili (Ritba)

(c.1250-1330)
   Spanish talmudist. A student of Aaron ha-Levi of Barcelona and Solomon ben Adret, he became a hakham and dayyan in Zaragoza. His talmudic commentaries contain summaries of the views of previous authorities. He also wrote a defence of Maimonides and a commentary on the Passover Haggadah.

Dictionary of Jewish Biography. .

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