Yemenite Jews
Yemenite Jews (Hebrew: יהודי תימן‎ Yehudei teiman; Arabic: اليهود اليمنيين‎) are those Jews who live, or lived, in Yemen. The term may also refer to the descendants of the Yemenite Jew...
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Are The Reclusive Shihuh People Of Musandam The Original Arabians?
Two hours’ drive from Dubai in the mountains of Musandam lives a reclusive tribe of people who appear culturally unrelated to any others in the Arabian Peninsula, yet who may well be its original inha...
Lawrence Of Arabia Dies - May 19, 1935
T.E. Lawrence, known to the world as Lawrence of Arabia, dies as a retired Royal Air Force mechanic living under an assumed name. The legendary war hero, author, and archaeological scholar succumbed t...
Yemenite Hebrew
Yemenite Hebrew (Hebrew: עִבְֿרִיתֿ תֵּימָנִיתֿ ‘iḇrīṯ tēmānīṯ, Arabic: العبرية اليمنية‎ al-‘ibriyyah al-yamaniyyah), also referred to as Temani Hebrew, is the pronunciation system for Bibli...
Arabian Peninsula
This video was taken by the crew of Expedition 29 on board the ISS on a pass from Western Europe to the Arabian Peninsula.The Arabian Peninsula (Arabic: شبه الجزيرة العربية‎ šibh al-jazīra...
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Bracha Qafih
Bracha Kapach (1922 – 26 November 2013) was an Israeli rabbanit, wife of Rabbi Yosef Qafih, who was awarded the Israel Prize for her charitable work.Bracha Kapach was born in Yemen. She was married to...
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Haim Cohen-Meguri
Haim Cohen-Meguri (Hebrew: חיים כהן-מגורי‎, born 1 April 1913, died 10 June 2000) was an Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Herut and Gahal.
Born in Yemen, Cohe...
David Maimon
David Maimon (February 15, 1929 – May 14, 2010) was an Israeli general of Yemenite origin. He held various posts including military governor of the Gaza Strip, head of the Israel Prison Service and pr...
David Maimon - Wikipedia
Ofra Haza
Ofra Haza (Hebrew: עפרה חזה‎, Arabic: عوفرة حازة‎; November 19, 1957 – February 23, 2000) was an Israeli singer, actress and international recording artist. Her v...
Ofra Haza - Wikipedia
Daklon
Daklon (born Yosef Levy) is an Israeli musician.
Yosef ("Daklon"} Levy was born in 1944 in Tel Aviv's Kerem Hateimanim (Yemenite) neighborhood, son of Yemenite Jewish immigrants from the Shar'ab ...
Shimon Ben-Shlomo
Shimon Ben-Shlomo (Hebrew: שמעון בן שלמה‎, born 1942) is an Israeli former politician who served as a member of the Knesset between 1984 and 1988.
Born in Yemen in 1942, Ben-Shimon made ...
Zion Golan
Zion Golan (Hebrew: ציון גולן‎ Tzion Golan; Arabic: صهيون غولان‎ Sahyoun Jawlan; b. 1955), also known as Tzion Golan, is an Israeli singer of Yemenite Jewish origin.
Most of Go...
Ya'akov Mizrahi
Ya'akov Mizrahi (Hebrew: יעקב מזרחי‎)   (1919 – 13 August 1979) was an Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Agudat Yisrael between 1972 and 1974.
Mizrachi wa...
Ya'akov Mizrahi - Wikipedia
Bo'az Ma'uda
Boaz Mauda (Hebrew: בועז מעודה‎, born April 23, 1987) is an Israeli singer and songwriter. He won the fifth season of Kokhav Nolad, the Israeli version of Pop Idol, and represented Israel in...
Bo'az Ma'uda - Wikipedia
Harel Skaat
Harel Skaat (Hebrew: הראל סקעת, born 8 August 1981) is an Israeli singer and songwriter. He represented Israel in the Eurovision Song Contest 2010 with the song "Milim" ("מילים", "Words").Skaat has b...
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Avraham Taviv
Avraham Taviv (Hebrew: אברהם טביב‎, born 1889, died 20 April 1950) was a Yemen-born Israeli politician.
Born in Yemen, Taviv received a religious education, before working as a jeweler a...
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Dhu Nuwas
Yūsuf Dhū Nuwās, (Arabic: يوسف ذو نواس‎) (also Yūsuf As'ar Yath'ar (Saba'ic Y(w)s1f 's1'r Yṯ'r or Dunaan;, Syriac Masruq; Greek Dounaas (Δουναας), was a Judaic warlord in Yemen between 517 t...
Simeon the Yemenite
Simeon the Yemenite (Hebrew: שמעון התֵּימָנִי‎, translit: Shimon HaTeimani) or the variant Simeon of Timnah (Hebrew: ‎שמעון התִּימְנִי, translit: Shimon HaTimni) (fl. c. 80 - 120 C...
Simeon the Yemenite - Wikipedia
Pre-Islamic Arabia
Pre-Islamic Arabia refers to the Arabian Peninsula prior to the rise of Islam in the 630s. Some of the settled communities developed into distinctive civilizations. Sources for these civilizations are...
Pre-Islamic Arabia - Wikipedia
Solomon Adeni
Solomon ben Joshua Adeni (Hebrew: שלמה בן יהושע) or Shelomo bar Joshua Adeni (1567-1625) was a Mizrahi Jewish author and Talmudist, who lived during the first half of the 17th century at Sana'a and A...
Yemenite Jews in Israel
Yemenite Jews in Israel, living within the state of Israel and numbering around 350,000. Between June 1949 and September 1950, the overwhelming majority of Yemen's Jewish population was transported to...
Boaz Sharabi
Boaz Sharabi (Hebrew: בעז שרעבי‎; born 1947) is an Israeli singer-songwriter, composer, guitarist, crooner, pianist, actor, tenor, chazan and lyricist, well known for such integral Israeli class...
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Natan'el al-Fayyumi
Natan'el al-Fayyumi (also known as Natan'el al-Fayyumi, Netan'el Ibn al-Fayyumi, or Nethanael ben al-Fayyumi), born about 1090 - died about 1165, of Yemen was the twelfth-century author of Bustan al-U...