Eleazar ben Shammua

(fl. 2nd cent)
   Palestinian tanna. He was one of the last pupils of Akiva. After Simeon Bar Kokhbas revolt (132-5), he was ordained by Judah ben Bava. Several of his teachings were incorporated into the Mishnah by his pupil Judah ha-Nasi. He is included among the Ten Martyrs of the Hadrianic persecutions.

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