Arnold Ehrlich
Arnold Bogumil Ehrlich (15 January 1848 in Włodawa, Poland – November 1919 in New Rochelle, New York) was a scholar of bible and rabbinics whose work spanned the latter part of the 19th and the ...
Rosh Hashana kibbutz
The Rosh Hashana kibbutz (Hebrew: קיבוץ‎; plural: kibbutzim: קיבוצים, "gathering" or "ingathering") is a large prayer assemblage of Breslover Hasidim held on the Jewish New Year. It specifically...
Shimon Sidon
Rabbi Shimon Sidon was a Hungarian rabbi; born at Nadash on January 24, 1815 (13 Shevat 5575 on the Hebrew calendar) to Yehuda Sidon from Kunitz and Eidel. He died at Trnava on December 20, 1891 (19 K...
Meyer Israel Bresselau
Meyer Israel Bresselau (25 April 1785 – 25 December 1839) was a founding member and chairman of the Hamburg Temple, one of the first Jewish reform congregations in Germany.Bresselau earned his living ...
Marchand Ennery
Marchand Ennery was a French rabbi; brother of Jonas Ennery; born at Nancy 1792; died at Paris Aug. 21, 1852; studied Talmud under Baruch Guggenheim and at the rabbinical school of Herz Scheuer, in Ma...
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Rogatchover Gaon
Joseph Rosen (Hebrew: יוסף רוזין, Yosef Rosin), known as the Rogatchover Gaon, ("Genius of Rogachev"), and also often referred to by the title of his main work Tzofnath Paneach ("Decipherer of Secret...
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Benjamin Artom
Rabbi Benjamin Artom (1835–1879) was the Haham of the Spanish and Portuguese Jews of Great Britain. He was born in Asti, Piedmont, Italy.He was the first person to hold the post of rabbi of Naples. In...
Shalom Ullmann
Shalom Charif Ullmann (German: Schalom Ullmann, Salomon-Schalom Ullmann, February 27, 1755 in Fürth – March 6, 1825 in Lackenbach) was a Hungarian Talmudist, who flourished in the beginning ...
Adolf Büchler
Adolf Büchler (also Adolph) (October 18, 1867, at Priekopa, Hungary (now Slovakia) – 1939) was an Austro - Hungarian rabbi, historian and theologian.In 1887 he began his theological studies at the Rab...
Avrohom Yaakov Friedman (first Sadigura rebbe)
Avrohom Yaakov Friedman (October 28, 1820 – September 12, 1883) was the first Rebbe of the Sadigura Hasidic dynasty. He lived in the palatial home constructed by his father, Rabbi Yisrael Friedman of ...
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Levi Herzfeld
Levi Herzfeld (born December 27, 1810, at Ellrich; died at Brunswick March 11, 1884) was a German rabbi and historian.
Having chosen the rabbinical career, he studied under Chief Rabbi Abraham Bin...
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Makhlouf Eldaoudi
Makhlouf Eldaoudi (1825–1909) (in Hebrew: מכלוף אלדאודי) was the Hakham Bashi (Turkish for the Chief Rabbi) of the Jewish communities of Acre, Haifa, Safed and Tiberias (1889–1909).He was born in Marr...
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Lelio Cantoni
Lelio Cantoni (1802, Gazzuolo, Dukedom of Mantua – 1857, Turin) was an Italian rabbi. In 1829 he entered the Istituto Rabbinico at Padua, then recently established, graduating as a rabbi in...
Joseph Krauskoph
Joseph Krauskopf (born January 21, 1858, Ostrowo, Prussia – ?) was a prominent American Rabbi, author, and leader of Reform Judaism.
In July, 1872, at the age of fourteen, Krauskopf emigrated...
Shlomo Moussaieff (rabbi)
Shlomo Moussaieff (1852 – 1922) was one of the founders of the Bukharim neighborhood in Jerusalem. He was also the patriarch of the Moussaieff clan, which includes such notable personalities as Shlomo...
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Yehuda Heller Kahana
Yehuda Heller-Kahane (2 Dec 1743 – 22 Apr 1819) (Hebrew: יהודה בן יוסף הכהן ‎) was a Rabbi, Talmudist, and Halachist in Galicia. He was known as "the Kuntras HaSfeikos" based on his work, K...
Aaron Wise
Aaron Wise (May 2, 1844, Eger, Hungary – March 30, 1896, New York) was an American Rabbi.
Wise was educated in the Talmudic schools of Hungary, including the seminary at Eisenstadt, where he...
Moshe Schick
Moshe Schick (1 March 1807 – 25 January 1879; Hebrew: משה שיק‎, alternatively spelled as Shick, Shik, Shieck) was a prominent Hungarian Orthodox rabbi.
Schick was born in Birkenhein, Kin...
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Isaac Rülf
Rabbi Dr. Isaac (Yitzhak) Rülf (February 10, 1831 - September 18, 1902) was a Jewish teacher, journalist and philosopher. He became widely known for his aid work and as a prominent early Zionist.Rülf ...
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Isidore Loeb
Isidore Loeb (November 1, 1839–June 3, 1892) was a French-Jewish scholar born at Soultzmatt, Haut-Rhin. The son of Rabbi Seligmann Loeb of Sulzmatt, he was educated in Bible and Talmud by his father. ...
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Abraham Samson Onderwijzer
Abraham ben Samson ha-Kohen Onderwijzer (July 24, 1862, Muiden - November 17, 1934, Amsterdam) was a Dutch rabbi. He was chief rabbi of North Holland and founder of the Jewish labor union Betsalel.
Benjamin Wolf Löw
Benjamin Wolf Löw (1775 – March 6, 1851) was a Polish–Hungarian rabbi. He was also known as Binyamin ben Elʻazar, Benjamin Adolf Löw, and Hebrew: Binyamin Ṿolf Leṿ, a.b.d. ḳ.ḳ. Ḳollin u-ṾerboiR...
Michael Sachs
Michael Sachs (3 September 1808 – 31 January 1864) was a German rabbi from Groß-Glogau, Silesia.
He was one of the first Jewish graduates from the modern universities, earning a Ph.D. degree in 18...
Naftali Zvi Yehuda Berlin
Naftali Zvi Yehuda Berlin, (b. Mir, Russia, 1816 - d. Warsaw, Poland, August 10, 1893), also known as Reb Hirsch Leib Berlin, and commonly known by the acronym Netziv, was an Orthodox rabbi, dean of t...
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Solomon Eliezer Alfandari
Solomon Eliezer Alfandari (Hebrew: שלמה אליעזר אלפנדרי‎) (1820–1930), also known as the Saba Kadisha ("Holy Grandfather"), was a distinguished rabbi, kabbalist and rosh yeshiva in his native...
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Benjamin Szold
Benjamin Szold (November 15, 1829, Nemeskürt, Nyitra County, Kingdom of Hungary, (today Slovakia); July 31, 1902, Berkeley Springs, West Virginia) was an American rabbi and scholar.Szold studied under...
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Joachim Pollak
Joachim (Hayyim Joseph) Pollak (1798 – December 16, 1879) was an Austrian rabbi, born in Hungary, who officiated at Trebitsch, Moravia from 1828 until his death. He wrote a commentary, entitled Meḳor...
Hirsch Bär Fassel
Hirsch Bär Fassel (1802-1883) (also known as Hirsch Baer Fassel or Hirsch B. Fassel) was an influential rabbi and philosopher. He was born in Boskowitz. His book Mozene Zedek, a manual for rabbis on T...
Yitzchak Yaacov Reines
Yitzchak Yaacov Reines יצחק יעקב ריינס (Isaac Jacob Reines), (1839-1915) was a Lithuanian Orthodox rabbi and the founder of the Mizrachi Religious Zionist Movement.
Rabbi Yitzchak Yaacov Reines a...