Ephraim ben Jacob of Bonn

(1132-c. 1175)
   German liturgical poet and commentator. When Joel ben Isaac ha-Levi left Bonn, Ephraim ben Jacob succeeded him as av bet din. He also taught in Mainz and Speyer. He wrote the Book of Remembrance and dirges on the sufferings of Jews during the Second Crusade. He also composed liturgical poems for the festivals, responsa, tosaphot and commentaries on benedictions and various customs.

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