History of the Jews in Lebanon
The history of the Jews in Lebanon deals with the presence of Jews in Lebanon, which stretches back to Biblical times.
The Lebanese Jews are traditionally a Sephardi (particularly Mizrahi) communi...
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Jewish Migration from Lebanon Post-1948

Lebanese Jewish Migration to Israel included thousands of Jews who moved to Israel. Similarly to how 1948 witnessed the emigration of hundreds of Jews from Arab countries. Yet, “unlike Jewish com...
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Jacob Safra
Jacob Safra (Arabic: يعقوب صفرا‎) was a Lebanese Sephardi Jewish banker from Lebanon. The Safras were bankers and gold traders engaged in the financing of trade between Aleppo, Istanbul and ...
Lily Safra
Lily Safra is a Brazilian philanthropist and socialite who attained considerable wealth through her four marriages. By March 2013, her net worth was estimated at $1.2 billion, ranking her as one of th...
Yfrah Neaman
Yfrah Neaman OBE (Arabic: يفراح نيعمان‎;; February 13, 1923 – January 4, 2003) was a violinist and an eminent pedagogue.He was born in Sidon, Lebanon to Jewish parents from Palestine....
Eliyahu Hakim
Eliyahu Hakim (Hebrew:אליהו חכים; January 2, 1925 - March 22, 1945) was a Lehi member, known for taking part in the 1944 assassination of Lord Moyne, the British Minister Resident in the Middle East.<...
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Safra Group
The Safra Group is an international network of companies controlled by the Joseph Safra family, comprising banking and financial institutions, industrial operations, real estate and agribusiness. It i...
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Isaac Sasson
Isaac Sasson (Arabic: إسحق ساسون‎) was a leader of the Lebanese Jewish community, who was taken at gunpoint March 31, 1985, on his way from the Beirut International Airport, after a trip to ...
Moises Safra
Moise Yacoub Safra (April 5, 1934 – June 15, 2014) was a Brazilian businessman and philanthropist. He co-founded Banco Safra with his brothers Edmond Safra and Joseph Safra.
Moise Safra was born o...
Safra National Bank of New York
Safra National Bank of New York is a full-service commercial banking institution engaged in international banking operations, as well as domestic business activities emphasizing short and intermediate...
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Edmond Safra
Edmond J. Safra (Arabic: ادموند يعقوب صفرا‎; August 6, 1932 – December 3, 1999) was a Lebanese Brazilian Jewish banker who continued the family tradition of banking in Syria, Lebanon, Brazil...
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David Nahmad
David Nahmad (born 1947, in Beirut, Lebanon) is a fine art dealer and billionaire. A descendant of a Jewish Lebanese art family residing in Monaco and cousin of defunct Edmond Safra he and his relatio...
Esther Ofarim
Esther Ofarim (Hebrew: אסתר עופרים‎; born June 13, 1941) is an Israeli singer.
Esther Zaied was born in Safed to a Syrian Jewish family. She began performing as a child, singing Hebrew a...
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Safra Square
Safra Square (Hebrew: כיכר ספרא‎, Kikar Safra) is the site of Jerusalem's city hall. The compound was named for Jacob and Esther Safra, parents of the Lebanese, Jewish philanthropist Edmond ...
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Zaki Cohen
Zaki Cohen (Arabic: زكي كوهن) born in 1829 in Aleppo in the Ottoman Empire, was a Chief Rabbi of the Jewish community in Beirut, Lebanon. In 1875 he founded Beirut's first Jewish school, where he serv...
Joseph Safra
Joseph Safra (born 1939) is a Brazilian banker who runs the Brazilian banking and investment empire, Safra Group. He serves as the chairman of all Safra companies, among them Safra National Bank of Ne...
Bank Jacob Safra Switzerland
Bank Jacob Safra (Suisse) AG is a full-service commercial banking institution headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. It is also present in Zurich, Lugano, Gibraltar, and Monaco. The majority of its op...
Gad Saad
Gad Saad is an evolutionary behavioral scientist at the John Molson School of Business (Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada) who is known for applying evolutionary psychology to marketing a...
Avraham Sinai
Avraham Sinai (Arabic: افراهام سيناء Hebrew: אברהם סיני born 1962) is a Lebanese Shia Muslim who converted to Judaism.He has recently authored a book, A Martyr from Lebanon: Life in the Shadow of ...
Banco Safra
Banco Safra is a Brazilian local bank, ranking tenth among the country’s largest sector financial institutions in terms of total assets. The bank is part of the larger Safra Group of banks and financi...
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