Menahem ben Suruk

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(10th century) Spanish grammarian and lexicographer;

Hebrew secretary to Hasdai ibn Shaprut. His work Mahberet was the first Hebrew dictionary of the Bible. Though he was criticized by Dunash ibn Labrat, his disciples mostly defended him.


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

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