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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.
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