Ben Sira (Jesus ben Sira)


Ben Sira (Jesus ben Sira)
(fl. 2nd cent BCE)
   Pales-tinian sage. He lived in Jerusalem. He was the author of the apocryphal book known as Ecclesiasticus or The Wisdom of Ben Sira.

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  • BEN SIRA, SIMEON BEN JESUS — (second century B.C.E.), Hebrew aphorist, sage, and scribe, the author of wisdom of ben sira (Ecclesiasticus). Ben Sira was a younger contemporary of the high priest Simeon (50:1ff.), apparently Simeon the Just, who according to the Talmud and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • BEN SIRA, WISDOM OF — (also called Ecclesiasticus), a work of the Apocrypha, which, though usually known by this name, may have been called by its author, The Words of Simeon b. Jeshua, the title found on the Hebrew fragments. In Greek the book is called Σοφία (ʾIήσου …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • BEN SIRA, ALPHABET OF — BEN SIRA, ALPHABET OF, a narrative, satirical work, written probably in the geonic period in the East. The Alphabet of Ben Sira is one of the earliest, most complicated, and most sophisticated Hebrew stories written in the Middle Ages. Four… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Ben Sira — est un érudit, qui a écrit le Siracide (ou Ecclésiastique) vers 180. Les seules informations qu on a de lui sont issues de ce livre. Rédigé en hébreu, il fut traduit en grec par son petit fils en Égypte. Celui ci y ajouta une préface. Qui était… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ben Sira — was the author of the deuterocanonical book Sirach.His nameThe evidence seems to show that the author s name was Shimon (Simon), son of Yeshua (Jesus/Joshua), son of Eleazar, son of Sira. [http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/05263a.htm] In the Greek… …   Wikipedia

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  • Jesús — Jesus ist ein männlicher Vorname biblischer Herkunft. Sein bekanntester Träger ist Jesus von Nazaret, den das Christentum als Jesus Christus, der Islam als Isa ibn Maryam verehren. Meist von diesem Namensträger abgeleitet wird Jesus in vielen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jesus (Name) — Jesus ist ein männlicher Vorname biblischer Herkunft. Sein bekanntester Träger ist Jesus von Nazaret, den das Christentum als Jesus Christus, der Islam als Isa ibn Maryam verehren. Meist von diesem Namensträger abgeleitet, wird Jesus in vielen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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