Benet, Mordecai

   Bohemian rabbi and talmudist. In 1789 he was appointed chief rabbi of Moravia. He had a broad secular knowledge and was temperate in his attitude towards Reform Judaism and the Haskalah. He wrote several works of responsa.

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  • BANET (Benet), NAPHTALI BEN MORDECAI — (1789–1857), Moravian rabbi and author, third son of mordecai banet . Banet officiated as rabbi and principal of the yeshivah in Safov (Schaffa, Moravia) from 1836 to 1857. He enjoined a fast and a penitential prayer to be recited on the 24th of… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …   Universalium

  • BANET — (Baneth, Benet, Panet, Benedict, Binet, Bineter), family of Moravian rabbis and scholars. Its first known member, MORDECAI BEN YOM TOV, approved a maḥzor following the Polish ritual in Nikolsburg (Mikulov) in 1716. ABER (Aberl; d. 1758), possibly …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Nahum Trebitsch — Menahem Nahum Trebitsch Menahem Nahum Trebitsch (Nehemiah) (August 14, 1779, Prague July 4, 1842, Prague) was a Czech rabbi. He was a son of Selig Trebitsch, ḥazzan at the Old New Synagogue, and he received a thorough Talmudical training at the… …   Wikipedia

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