Eisenstein, Judah David

(1854-1956)
   American Hebrew writer and editor of Polish origin. He emigrated to the US in 1872, where he became a coal manufacturer. He was a founder in 1880 of Shoharei Sefat Ever, the first Hebrew society in the US. He published in Hebrew a Jewish encyclopaedia in ten volumes (Otzar Yisrael) as well as several anthologies of Jewish literature.

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  • EISENSTEIN, JUDAH DAVID — (1854–1956), U.S. encyclopedist, anthologist, and author. Eisenstein was born in Mezhirech, Poland, and in 1872 immigrated to the United States, where he became a successful coat manufacturer. He was a founder of the first Hebrew society in the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Eisenstein (surname) — Eisenstein is a surname, and may refer to:Usually: * Ferdinand Eisenstein, a mathematician who formulated: ** Eisenstein s criterion ** Eisenstein integer ** Eisenstein s theorem ** Eisenstein prime ** Eisenstein ideal ** Eisenstein series *… …   Wikipedia

  • EISENSTEIN, IRA — (1906–2001), U.S. rabbi and leader of the reconstructionist movement. Born in New York City, Eisenstein grew up in Harlem along with his friend milton steinberg . Eisenstein was a grandson of judah david eisenstein , a traditional scholar who… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Juda David Eisenstein — Julius Eisenstein Pour les articles homonymes, voir Eisenstein (homonymie). Julius Eisenstein (hébreu yiddish יהודה דוד אייזענשטיין Yehouda David Eisenstein), dit le Ba al ha Otzarot (l auteur des Otzars) est un auteur, imprimeur et érudit juif… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Yehouda David Eisenstein — Julius Eisenstein Pour les articles homonymes, voir Eisenstein (homonymie). Julius Eisenstein (hébreu yiddish יהודה דוד אייזענשטיין Yehouda David Eisenstein), dit le Ba al ha Otzarot (l auteur des Otzars) est un auteur, imprimeur et érudit juif… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Julius Eisenstein — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Eisenstein (homonymie). Julius Eisenstein (hébreu yiddish יהודה דוד אייזענשטיין Yehouda David Eisenstein), dit le Ba al ha Otzarot (l auteur des Otzars) est un auteur, imprimeur et érudit juif américain, d… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Julius Eisenstein — Julius (Judah David) Eisenstein (November 12, 1854–May 17, 1956) ( he. יהודה דוד אייזענשטיין) was a Polish Jewish American writer born in Międzyrzec Podlaski, a city in Biała Podlaska County, Lublin Voivodeship, Russian Poland. While in Poland,… …   Wikipedia

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  • HEBREW LITERATURE, MODERN — definition and scope beginnings periodization …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • ENCYCLOPEDIAS — of General Content in Hebrew and Yiddish Outside of Israel The first Hebrew encyclopedias were translations or adaptations of Arabic works, which were intended as systematic presentations of the sciences in the medieval Aristotelian scheme, not… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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