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Schechter, Solomonlocked

(1847x50–1915)
  • Stefan C. Reif

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Schechter, Solomon (1847x50–1915), Hebraist, was born in the small Romanian town of Focsani, the son of Isaac and Hayya (Chaia) Schechter, Jews of Russian origin. He was given the Hebrew name Shneur Zalman, after the founder of the Hasidic sect of Lubavitch or ...

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