ABSBAN, SOLOMON ():
Rabbi of Aleppo about 1580; was a grandson of Jacob Berab. He was highly esteemed for his learning, prudence, sagacity, and piety by contemporary scholars, such as Moses Alsheik, Samuel Laniado, and others, with whom he corresponded.
- Conforte, Ḳore ha-Dorot, 39b, 41b, 43a;
- Ghirondi and Nepi, Toledot Gedole Yisrael, p. 326.