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The Oxford Dictionary of the Jewish Religion

Edited by Adele Berlin [[missing key: and]] Maxine Grossman

Published in print January 2011 | ISBN: 9780199730049
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199759279 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acref/9780199730049.001.0001
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<b>AARON</b>

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January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies. 453 words.

(Heb. Aharon), first high priest; greatgrandson of levi; elder brother of moses and his spokesman before pharaoh. While

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<b>AARONIDES</b>

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priests descended from Aaron, brother of Moses and Miriam. They are referred to in Hebrew as “sons of Aaron”

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<b>ABARBANEL</b>

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January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies. 4 words.

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<b>ABBA’</b>

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January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies. 70 words.

(Aram.; ; father; corresponding to the Hebrew av), honorary title conferred on some of the tanna’im and amora’im (for

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<b>ABBA’</b>

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January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies. 216 words.

(3d–4th cent.), Babylonian and Palestinian amora’. He studied in Babylonia with R. Huna’ and R. Yehuda bar Yeḥezqe’l, and in

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<b>ABBA’ ARIKHA’</b>

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<b>ABBA’ MARI BEN MOSHE HA-YARḤI</b>

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January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

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(13th– 14th cent.), Provençal scholar. He was instrumental in getting R. Shelomo ben Avraham Adret (Rashba’) to issue in Barcelona

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<b>ABBA’ SHA’UL</b>

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(2d cent. ce), Palestinian tanna’. The Talmud singles him out, with evident exaggeration, as the tallest man in his

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<b>ABBAHU</b>

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January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

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(died 309), Palestinian amora’; one of the main disciples of R. Yoḥanan and head of the rabbinical academy at Caesarea.

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<b>ABBAYEI</b>

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies. 332 words.

(c.278–338), Babylonian amora’ his real name was Naḥmani. An orphan, Abbayei was raised by his uncle Rabbah bar Naḥmani.

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