Birnbaum, Solomon

(1891-1990)
   British palaeog-rapher and Yiddish philologist of Austrian origin. He was born in Vienna. He lectured in Yiddish at Hamburg University from 1922 to 1933, when he emigrated to England. He taught Yiddish and Hebrew palaeography at the London School of Oriental Studies and the School of Slavonic and East European Studies. He wrote for Yiddish newspapers and journals and published works on Yiddish grammar. His major work is in the field of palaeography.

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  • BIRNBAUM, SOLOMON ASHER — (1891–1989), Yiddish philologist and Hebrew paleographer. Birnbaum was born in Vienna, the son of nathan birnbaum , and is the father of Jacob Birnbaum, a key initiator of the U.S. Soviet Jewry Movement. After World War I service, he specialized… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Solomon Ascher — Solomon Birnbaum (auch: Salomo, Salomon, Solomon A[scher] Birnbaum oder: Solomon Ascher) (* 24. Dezember 1891 in Wien; † 28. Dezember 1989 in New York) war ein jiddischer und hebräischer Sprachwissenschaftler. Solomon Birnbaum war der älteste… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Solomon Birnbaum — (auch: Salomo, Salomon, Solomon, Schlojme A[scher] Birnbaum, Birnbojm oder: Solomon Ascher) (* 24. Dezember 1891 in Wien; † 28. Dezember 1989 in New York) war ein österreichischer Sprachwissenschaftler für die Jiddische und Hebräische Sprache.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Solomon Birnbaum — Solomon Birnbaum, also Salomon , Solomon A [ scher ] Birnbaum or Solomon Ascher , (December 24, 1891, Vienna – 1989) was a Yiddish and Hebrew linguist and art historian.Solomon Birnbaum was the oldest son of Nathan Birnbaum and Rosa Korngut.… …   Wikipedia

  • Birnbaum — bezeichnet: einen Baum, der Birnen als Früchte trägt Birnbaum ist der name folgender Orte: Birnbaum (Eichendorf), Ortsteil der Marktgemeinde Eichendorf, Landkreis Dingolfing Landau, Bayern Birnbaum (Gerhardshofen), Ortsteil der Gemeinde… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Birnbaum — ( de. pear tree ) may refer to:* Birnbaum an der Warthe and Kreis Birnbaum, today Międzychód, a city and county in Posen district, Poland * Birnbaum (Franconian Forest) , a city in the Franconian Forest * Birnbaum (Gummersbach), a district of… …   Wikipedia

  • BIRNBAUM, NATHAN — (1864–1937), writer (early pen name: Mathias Acher), philosopher, one of the originators of Zionist ideology, later a leader of religious Judaism. Born in Vienna of parents of Galician and Hungarian origin, his rabbinical ancestry can be traced… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • BIRNBAUM, MENACHEM — (1893–1944), Austrian portraitist and graphic artist, son of nathan and rosa birnbaum ; brother of philologist solomon asher birnbaum and the poet uriel birnbaum . Born in Vienna, Birnbaum had limited contact with art teachers and thus trained… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Solomon (Name) — Solomon (hebräisch ‏שְׁלֹמֹה‎) ist ein männlicher Vorname[1] und Familienname. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Herkunft und Bedeutung 2 Bekannte Namensträger …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • BIRNBAUM, EDUARD — (Asher Anshel; 1855–1920), German cantor and one of the early research workers in Jewish music. Born in Cracow, he spent three years in Vienna studying ḥazzanut with solomon sulzer . In 1872 he was appointed assistant cantor of the Magdeburg… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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