Jacob ben Meir (Rabbenu Tam)

(d. 1171)

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(d. 1171)

Grandson of Rashi, Rabbenu Tam (his epithet ‘plain man’ is from Genesis 25:27) established the dialectical method of the Tosafists. Jacob’s pupil (and nephew), Isaac ben Samuel of ...

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

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