Academy of Gaon Jacob

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in Iraq

Names

  • Hebrew: ישיבת גאון יעקב = YShYBT GʾWN YʿQB 1
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Event DescriptionDate
Events mentioned by Benjamin of Tudela1 before c.1170c.117313th C1907

Sources

  • 1Academy Gaon Jacob: Marcus N. Adler, ed., The Itinerary of Benjamin of Tudela (London: Frowde, 1907), 60, 80 [Hebrew with English translation].

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson and Liran Yadgar, “Academy of Gaon Jacob” in Thomas A. Carlson, ed. Historical Index of the Medieval Middle East, last modified September 16, 2021, https://medievalmideast.org/practice/774.

Additional credit information:

  • Thomas A. Carlson: Data merging and XML and matching, Hebrew transliteration from Benjamin of Tudela's travelogue
  • Liran Yadgar: abstract and Hebrew collection from Benjamin of Tudela's travelogue
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