Abulafia, Meir ben Todros Ha-Levi

(1170-1244)
   Spanish talmudist and poet. He wrote about halakhah, masorah and the controversy over Maimonides' opinion on the subject of resur-rection. He also composed Hebrew poetry.

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  • ABULAFIA, TODROS BEN JUDAH HA-LEVI — (1247–after 1298), Hebrew poet. He was born in Toledo and spent most of his life there. Todros was a member of a well known family of the city, although his kinships with other Abulafias, such as meir abulafia , or with the Rav, todros ben joseph …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • ABULAFIA, TODROS BEN JOSEPH HA-LEVI — (c. 1220–1298), Spanish rabbi and kabbalist. Rabbi Todros ben Joseph ha Levi was born in Burgos, Spain, and died in Toledo. The Abulafia family was famous and respected in Spain. His uncle, Rabbi Meir ha Levi abulafia , was the exilarch of… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Abulafia (disambiguation) — Abulafia (the Latinized version of the Arabic name أبو العافية, Abu l Afiyya , he. אבולעפיה) can refer to:#Name of a widely scattered Sephardi Jewish family, one of whose branches, for the sake of clearer designation, bore the surname of ha Levi …   Wikipedia

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  • Meir ha-Levi Abulafia — Rabbi Meir ben Todros ha Levi Abulafia (* um 1165; † 1244 in Toledo), auch bekannt als RaMaH (hebr. רמה), war ein Talmudgelehrter, anerkannte Autorität in halachischen Fragen und Kabbalist im christlichen Teil Spaniens. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Abulafia — (12–14th centuries)    Spanish family. The members of the Abulafia family were community leaders, poets, rabbis and Cabbalists in medieval Spain. The most important branch of the family lived in Toledo. Especially significant were the following.… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

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  • Liste rabbinischer Akronyme — Seit dem Mittelalter haben sich in der hebräischen Sprache zahlreiche Akronyme für bedeutende Rabbiner, Gelehrte, Schriftsteller etc. eingebürgert. Einzelne Gelehrte, wie zum Beispiel Raschi, sind sogar besser unter ihrem Kürzel bekannt als unter …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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