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The 1901 Jewish Encyclopedia

Ankava, Jacob ben Amram

Translator; lived in Algeria in the nineteenth century. He translated from Spanish into Arabic a treatise onthe laws to be observed by Jewish women, under the title "Dat Yehudit" (Laws for the Jewess), Algiers, 1855.

  • Zedner, Cat. Hebr. Books Brit. Mus. p. 50.
J. S. R.

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Singer, Isidore, Ph.D, Projector and Managing Editor. Entry for 'Ankava, Jacob ben Amram'. 1901 The Jewish Encyclopedia. 1901.

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