Micah Joseph Lebensohn
Micah Joseph Lebensohn (born in Vilnius, Lithuania, February 22, 1828; died there February 17, 1852) Litvak poet in Hebrew.His father, the poet Abraham Bär Lebensohn, implanted in him the love of Hebr...
Alexander Penn
Alexander Penn (Hebrew: אלכסנדר פן‎, Russian: Александр Пэнн; 1906 – April 1972) was an Israeli poet.
Penn was born in Nizhnekolymsk, Russia. As a youth, he was a boxer. He mov...
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Jacob Raphael Fürstenthal
Jacob Raphael Fürstenthal (born in Glogau 1781; died at Breslau, February 16, 1855) was a German Jewish poet, translator, and Hebrew writer.Fürstenthal's attention was directed chiefly toward the mode...
Ronen Altman Kaydar
Ronen Elimelech Altman Kaydar (Hebrew: רונן אלטמן קידר‎; born October 1, 1972) is an Israeli writer and poet.The topics of his academic and artistic writing include science fiction, sexual i...
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Salman Masalha
Salman Masalha (Arabic: سلمان مصالحة‎, Hebrew: סלמאן מצאלחה‎); born November 4, 1953) is a poet, writer, essayist and translator. He is a Druze citizen of Israel. Masalha is a bilingua...
Abraham Dob Bär Lebensohn
Abraham Dob Bär Lebensohn ( Traditional Jewish Lithuanian pronunciation : Avrohom Dov Beyr Leybenzon ) (born in Vilnius, Russian Empire c. 1789/1794; died there November 19, 1878) was a Lithuania...
Yehuda Amichai
Yehuda Amichai (Hebrew: יהודה עמיחי‎; ‎3 May 1924 – 22 September 2000) was an Israeli poet. Amichai is considered by many, both in Israel and internationally, as Israel's greatest modern p...
Giora Leshem
Giora Leshem (born Moshe Giora Rotstein, Hebrew: גיורא לשם‎; February 3, 1940– March 14, 2011) was an award-winning Israeli poet and translator and one of the founders of the Keshev poetry p...
Shmuel Yosef Agnon
Shmuel Yosef Agnon (Hebrew: שמואל יוסף עגנון‎) (July 17, 1888 – February 17, 1970) was a Nobel Prize laureate writer and was one of the central figures of modern Hebrew fiction. In Hebrew, ...
Lea Aini
Lea Aini (Hebrew: לאה איני‎) (born 1962 Tel Aviv), is an Israeli author and poet, who has written over twenty books.Her 2009 novel The Rose of Lebanon, her eighth prose book, deals with the ...
Zelda (poet)
Zelda Schneersohn Mishkovsky (June 20, 1914 – April 30, 1984) (Hebrew: זלדה שניאורסון-מישקובסקי‎), widely known as Zelda, was an Israeli poet. She received three awards for her publish...
Simon Bacher
Simon Bacher (Hungarian: Bacher Simon; February 1, 1823, Liptovský Mikuláš - November 9, 1891, Budapest) was a Hungarian Neo-Hebraic poet.Bacher, whose name was originally Bachrach, came of a fam...
Nahum Ma'arabi
Nahum Ma'arabi (or Maghrabi) was a Moroccan Hebrew poet and translator of the thirteenth century. His poems are found only in Moroccan collections. Two of his liturgical poems were published by Leopol...
David Franco Mendes
David Franco Mendes was a Jewish Hebrew-language poet, born in Amsterdam Aug. 13, 1713; died there Oct. 10, 1792. A business man, he devoted his leisure hours to the study of the Talmud, in which he b...
Samuel David Luzzatto
Samuel David Luzzatto ([ˈsamwel ˈdavid lutˈtsato]; Hebrew: שמואל דוד לוצאטו‎) was an Italian Jewish scholar, poet, and a member of the Wissenschaft des Judentums movement. He is also known by h...
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Élie Halévy (Chalfan)
Élie Halévy (Ḥalfan/Chalfan), or Élie Halfon-Halévy (Fürth 1760 – 5 November 1826 Paris), was a French Hebrew poet and author. He is the father of Fromental and Léon Halévy.
Born at Fürth (i...
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Moses ibn Ezra
Rabbi Moses ben Jacob ibn Ezra, known as Ha-Sallaḥ ("writer of penitential prayers") (Arabic: أبو هارون موسى بن يعقوب ابن عزرا‎, Abu Harun Musa bin Ya'acub ibn Ezra, Hebrew: משה בן יעקב ...
Jose b. Jose
Jose b. Jose (Hebrew: יוסי בן יוסי‎) was an early payyetan who lived in Palestine in the 6th century CE. Some of his poetry is preserved in the contemporary Hebrew payer books.
Shaul Tchernichovsky
Shaul Tchernichovsky (20 August 1875 – 14 October 1943; Hebrew: שאול טשרניחובסקי‎; Russian: Саул Гутманович Черниховский), was a Russian-born Hebrew poet. He is considered one of the gre...
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Aharon Appelfeld
Aharon Appelfeld (Hebrew: אהרן אפלפלד‎; born Ervin Appelfeld, February 16, 1932) is an Israeli novelist.
Ervin Appelfeld was born in Jadova Commune, Storojineţ County, in the Bukovina re...
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Ezra Fleischer
Ezra Fleischer (Hebrew: עזרא פליישר) (born 14 July 1928; died 25 July 2006) was a Romanian-Israeli Hebrew-language poet and philologist.
Fleischer was born in 1928 in Timişoara, in the Banat regio...
Jacob Fichman
Jacob Fichman (Hebrew: יעקב פיכמן‎) also transliterated as Yakov Fichman (25 November 1881 - 18 May 1958), was an acclaimed Hebrew poet, essayist and literary critic.
Fichman was born in...
Immanuel Frances
Immanuel Frances (22 July 1618 (?) - after 1703) was an Italian Jewish poet and rabbinical scholar.Born at Mantua, he received his instruction from his elder brother Jacob Frances and from Joseph Firm...
Haim Lensky
Haim Lensky (1905 – 1942 or 1943), also Hayyim Lensky, was a Russian poet who wrote in Hebrew. He wrote the bulk of his verse while imprisoned in several Soviet labor camps from 1934 onward.Lensky wa...
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Judah Halevi
Judah Halevi (also Yehuda Halevi or ha-Levi; Hebrew: יהודה הלוי; Arabic: يهوذا اللاوي; c. 1075 – 1141) was a Spanish Jewish physician, poet and philosopher. He was born in Spain, either in Toledo or T...
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