- Krochmal, of Galicia (d.
- NAHMAN KROCHMAL (1785-1840), Jewish scholar, was born at Brody in Galicia in 1785.
- On the other side, Krochmal, in the words of N.
- Krochmal, under Hegelian influences, regarded the nationality of Israel as consisting in its religious genius, its spiritual gifts.
- Thus Krochmal may be called the originator of the idea of the mission of the Jewish people, "cultural Zionism" as it has more recently been termed.