In 1040 at Mainz), a famous Talmudist and com mentator, his pupil Jacob ben Yaqar, and Moses of Narbonne, called ha-Darshan, the "Exegete," were the forerunners of the greatest of all Jewish commentators, Solomon ben Isaac (Rashi), who died at Troyes in 1105.
1234), also a great Talmudist, wrote in Arabic Ma`aseh Yerushalmi, on oaths, and Kitab al-Kifayah, theology.
A Talmudist, was an earnest promoter of kabbalistic studies.
1837), Talmudist of the orthodox, conservative school; W.
ELIJAH WILNA, or Elijah Ben Solomon, best known as the Gaon Elijah Of Wilna (1720-1797), a noted Talmudist who hovered between the new and the old schools of thought.
He was also a Talmudist of high repute, and wrote glosses on various Tractates, Responsa and other legal works.
About 1174) of Ramerupt, commentator and Talmudist.
He acquired such a mastery of post-biblical, rabbinic and talmudic literature that he has been called the "Christian Talmudist."
In the Toth century IIushiel, one of four prisoners, perhaps from Babylonia, though that is doubtful, was ransomed and settled at Kairawan, where he acquired great reputation as a Talmudist.