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Ibn-Chajim, Aaron

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a Jewish commentator, was born at Fez, Africa, about 1570. But little is known of his personal history. His works are, a Commentary on Joshua (Venice, 1608-9), from which a selection was made by Frankfurter (q.v.) in his great Rabbinic Bible: a commentary on Sifra (tradition of Leviticus), published under the title of The Oblation of Aaron (Venice, 1609-11.): The Rules of Aaron, a treatise on R. Ishmael's (q.v.) thirteen rules for interpreting the O.T. Scriptures (Ven. 1609, Dres. 1712). Kitto, Bibl. Cyclop. 2, 352.

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McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Ibn-Chajim, Aaron'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.

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