Ra'avan

From Halachipedia
Revision as of 04:29, 15 January 2019 by MordechaiD (talk | contribs) (tzafnat paneach)

(diff) ← Older revision | Approved revision (diff) | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to navigation Jump to search
  1. Rabbi Eliezer Ben Natan was a contemporary of Rashi's grandsons, grandfather of the Ra'avyah, and ancestor of the Rosh.[1]
  2. "R' Eliezer" in Tosafot on Masechet Shabbat is a reference to the Ra'avan.[2]
  3. His works include Sefer Even HaEzer, which is known as Ra'avan nowdays, as well as Even Roshah, and Tzofnat Paneach, but they weren't printed until the a couple centuries ago.[3]

Sources

  1. Shem HaGedolim (Gedolim, Aleph 195, 199)
  2. Shem HaGedolim (Gedolim, Aleph 199)
  3. Shem HaGedolim (Gedolim, Aleph 199; Sefarim, Tzadi 26), Menachem Tzion ad loc.