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(lit. ‘magnificent’); a Torah genius; especially the head of one of the Babylonian Talmudic academies that illuminated the period between 500,1038

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Entry for 'Gaon'. Chabad Knowledge Base. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ckb/g/gaon.html. 2012.

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