Ashkenazi Jews
Ashkenazi Jews, also known as Ashkenazic Jews or simply Ashkenazim (Hebrew: אַשְׁכְּנַזִּים, [ˌaʃkəˈnazim], singular: [ˌaʃkəˈnazi], [aʃkenaˈzim, aʃkenaˈzi]; also יְהוּדֵי אַשְׁכֲּנַז Y'hudey Ashken...
Ashkenazi Jews - Wikipedia
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Leonard Cohen ~ Dance me to the end of love
Leonard Cohen ~ Dance me to the end of love
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Leonard Cohen
Music video by Leonard Cohen performing Hallelujah. (C) 2009 Sony Music Entertainment.
Leonard Cohen ~ Dance Me To The End Of Love
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Arnold Schoenberg
Chamber Symphony op. 9; Sinfonieorchester des Südwestfunks, conducted by Erich Leinsdorf (recorded 1984). Score available at www.universaledition.com.
Leonard Cohen - Playlist 2
Shot Saturday, May 12th on Bay Street in Toronto, Canada (it was hard to keep the camera steady as people were trying to get closer to the stage...). Leonard...
Leonard Cohen
Shot Saturday, May 12th on Bay Street in Toronto, Canada (it was hard to keep the camera steady as people were trying to get closer to the stage...). Leonard...
Ashkenazi Hebrew
Ashkenazi Hebrew (Hebrew: הגייה אשכנזית‎) (Yiddish: אַשכּנזישע הבֿרה), is the pronunciation system for Biblical and Mishnaic Hebrew favored for liturgical use by Ashkenazi Jewish practice. I...
Genetic studies on Jews
Genetic studies on the Jews are part of population genetics. This discipline is used to better understand the chronology of migration and thus complements the results provided by history, archeology, ...
Medical genetics of Jewish people
The medical genetics of Jews is the study, screening, and treatment of genetic disorders more common in particular Jewish populations than in the population as a whole. The genetics of Ashkenazi Jews ...
Alsatian Jews
The history of the Jews in Alsace is one of the oldest in Europe. It was first attested to in 1165 by Benjamin of Tudela, who wrote about a "large number of learned men" in "Astransbourg"; and it is a...
Alsatian Jews - Wikipedia
History of the Jews in Austria
The history of the Jews in Austria probably begins with an exodus of Jews from Palestine under Roman occupation. During the course of many centuries, the political status of the community rose and fel...
History of the Jews in Austria - Wikipedia
History of the Jews in Belarus
The Jews in Belarus were the third largest ethnic group in the country in the first half of the 20th century. Before World War II, Jews were the third among the ethnic groups in Belarus and comprised ...
History of the Jews in Belarus - Wikipedia
History of the Jews in the Czech Republic
Jews in Bohemia, today's Czech Republic, are predominantly Ashkenazic Jews, and the current Jewish population is only a fraction of the pre-WWII Czechoslovakia's Jewish population. As of 2005, there w...
History of the Jews in the Czech Republic - Wikipedia
History of the Jews in Denmark
The Jewish community of Denmark constitutes a small minority within Danish society. The community's population peaked prior to the Holocaust at which time the Danish resistance movement (with the assi...
History of the Jews in Denmark - Wikipedia
History of the Jews in the Netherlands
Most history of the Jews in the Netherlands was generated between the end of the 16th century and World War II.The area now known as the Netherlands was once part of the Spanish Empire but in 1581, th...
History of the Jews in Estonia
The history of the Jews in Estonia starts with individual reports of Jews in what is now Estonia from as early as the 14th century. However, the process of permanent Jewish settlement in Estonia began...
History of the Jews in Estonia - Wikipedia
History of the Jews in Finland
Finnish Jews are Jews who are citizens of Finland. The country is home to approximately 1,500 Jews, who mostly live in Helsinki. Jews came to Finland as traders and merchants from other parts of Europ...
History of the Jews in Finland - Wikipedia
German Jews
Jewish settlers founded the Ashkenazi Jewish community in the Early (5th to 10th centuries CE) and High Middle Ages (c.1000–1299 CE). The community prospered under Charlemagne, but suffered during the...
German Jews - Wikipedia