Eleazar ben Pedat

Eleazar ben Pedat
(fl. 3rd cent)
   Palestinian amora. He was born in Babylonia and settled in Palestine. After the death of Johanan in 279, he was appointed head of the council in Tiberias. He was a major exponent of the oral law and a prolific aggadist.

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  • Eleazar ben Pedat — ( he. רבי אלעזר בן פדת) was a Jewish Talmudist, known as an amora, in the Land of Israel, of the 4th generation (first half of the 4th century). He was his father s pupil (Ber. 77b; M. Ḳ. 20a) and the assistant lecturer ( amora ) of R. Assi. If… …   Wikipedia

  • Eleazar ben-Pedat (Lazar) — (3rd century)    Amora. Eleazar was born in Babylon where he studied under SAMUEL MAR SAMUEL and RAV. He went to the Land of Israel and continued his studies under JOCHANAN BENNAPPACHA in Tiberias.    Eleazar was extremely poor but refused help… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Eleasar ben Pedat — R. Eleasar ben Pedat (auch: Eleazar ben Pedat, gewöhnlich ohne Nennung des Vaters: Eleasar, auch: Leazar, nicht zu verwechseln mit dem Tannaiten Eleazar ben Schammua) war ein Amoräer der so genannten dritten Generation in Palästina. Er starb… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ELEAZAR — (in TJ usually Lazar) BEN PEDAT (d. 279), third century amora. He is the amora Eleazar mentioned without a patronymic. Scion of a priestly family (MK 28a), Eleazar was born in Babylon (Ber. 2:1, 4b). There he studied under samuel (Er. 66a), and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Samuel ben Nahman — (Hebrew: שמואל בן נחמן) or Samuel Nahmani was a rabbi of the Jewish Talmud, known as an amora, who lived in the Land of Israel from the beginning of the 3rd century until the beginning of the 4th century. He was a pupil of R. Jonathan ben Eleazar …   Wikipedia

  • Eleasar ben Schammua — R. Eleasar ben Schammua (auch: Eleazar ben Schammua, in Mischna und Baraita stets einfach R. Eleasar genannt, nicht zu verwechseln mit Eleasar = Eleasar ben Pedat) war ein als Gesetzeslehrer sehr geschätzter Tannait der dritten, nach anderen der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • JOHANAN BEN NAPPAḤA — (c. 180–c. 279), one of the most prominent Palestinian amoraim of the second generation whose teachings comprise a major portion of the Jerusalem Talmud (TJ), and a significant portion of the Babylonian Talmud as well. The fact that R. Johanan s… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • SAMUEL BEN NAḤMAN — (Naḥamani; late third and early fourth centuries C.E.), Palestinian amora. He was one of the most renowned aggadists of his time (TJ, Ber. 9:1, 12d). A native of Lydda in Ereẓ Israel (Lev. R. 35:12), Samuel apparently paid a short visit to… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • BENJAMIN BEN JAPHETH — (fl. third century), Palestinian amora. Benjamin studied under R. Johanan and transmitted legal rulings in his name (Ber. 33a, et al.). R. Zeira praised him for a report he transmitted in the name of Johanan (Shab. 53a). However, he would not… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • YOSE BEN ZIMRA — (second century C.E.), Ereẓ Israel scholar belonging to the last generation of tannaim and the first generation of amoraim. According to one tradition, Yose was a   priest (Yoma 78a). His daughter married the son of R. Judah ha Nasi (Ket. 62b).… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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