Aaron Jarosław

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Aaron Jaroslaw (also Jaroslav) was one of the Biurists.

He was a tutor in the house of Moses Mendelssohn; afterwards a teacher at Lemberg. His commentary on the Book of Numbers appeared in the first edition of Mendelssohn's Pentateuch ("Netibot ha-Shalom," Berlin, 1783) and has been included in all subsequent editions.

He published the third edition of Maimonides's "Millot ha-Higgayon," with Moses Mendelssohn's Hebrew commentary (Berlin, 1784).

References[edit]

  • Fürst, Bibl. Jud. ii. 28
  • Steinschneider, Cat. Bodl. col. 721
  • Zeitlin, Bibl. Post-Mendels. pp. 153–154
  • Moses Mendelssohn, Gesammelte Schriften, v. 660
  •  This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSinger, Isidore; et al., eds. (1901–1906). "Jaroslaw, Aaron". The Jewish Encyclopedia. New York: Funk & Wagnalls.