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Rabbi of Jenikau, Bohemia.

ALTAR, JONAS (JONATHAN HA-LEVI) – Bohemian rabbi; born 1755; died March 25, 1855, in Goltsch-Jenikau. He represented the strictest orthodoxy as evidenced by his polemical pamphlet against Aaron Chorin, published in Prague in 1826, entitled, "Mefiboshet ben...
ALTAR, MEIR HA-LEVI – Son of preceding; born in Goltsch-Jenikau, Bohemia, 1803; died there in 1868. He translated into German the Yoẓerot or liturgical pieces for Sabbath reading, published by M. I. Landau, Prague, 1836. K. T.