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G. Kecskeméti, Ph.D.

Rabbi in Grosswardein, Hungary.

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GROSSWARDEIN (NAGY-VARAD) – Hungarian city, with a population of 51,000, about one-fourth of whom are Jews. The ḥebra ḳaddisha was founded in 1735, the first synagogue in 1803, and the first communal school in 1839. The old Jewish quarter, known as the...