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German Talmudist; rabbi of Schwerin in the middle of the eighteenth century. He received his early education in London. After studying at various yeshibot he became rabbi at Wreschen, Poland, and shortly after was appointed rabbi to the congregation at Schwerin. He was the author of "Mispar Ẓeba'am" (Berlin, 1787), a pilpulistic treatise on the Talmud, in two parts—"Pinnot Ẓeba'aw" and "Ereẓ Ẓebi."

  • Fuenn, Keneset Yisrael, i. 285;
  • Walden, Shem ha-Gedolim he-Ḥadash, i. 39;
  • Steinschneider, Cat. Bodl. col. 2757;
  • Fürst, Bibl. Jud. ii. 380.
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