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Eleazar of Worms

(c. 1165—1230)


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(d. c.1230) German Pietist; author of biblical, liturgical, midrashic, and Talmudic commentaries.

His best-known works are a halakhic treatise, liturgical poems (piyyutim), and ethical and mystical texts. Eleazar, a sitting ...

Subjects: Religion — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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