Zunz, Leopold

(Yom Tov Lippmann)
(1794–1886)
   German scholar of Judaism. Zung is regarded as the father of the ‘Science of Judaism’, and was a co-founder of the Verein Fuer Cultur und Wissenschaft der Juden (1819), a society for Jewish culture and science. He applied modern research methods to studying the evolution of Jewish religious literature and synagogue liturgy.

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  • ZUNZ, LEOPOLD — (Yom Tov Lippman (n); 1794–1886), philologist, among the founders of the Science of Judaism (wissenschaft des judentums ). Born in Detmold, Germany, the child of talmud scholar Immanuel Menachem Zunz (1759– 1802) and Hendel Behrens (1773–1809),… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Zunz, Leopold — Hebrew Yom Tob Lippmann born Aug. 10, 1794, Detmold, Lippe died March 18, 1886, Berlin German historian of Jewish literature. After taking his doctorate at Halle, he spent much of his life in a precarious struggle with poverty. With the… …   Universalium

  • Zunz, Leopold — ► (1794 1886) Erudito e historiador germanojudío. Autor de Sermones de los judíos y La poesía sinagogal de la Edad Media, entre otros. * * * hebreo Yom Tob Lippmann (10 ago. 1794, Detmold, Lippe, Alemania–18 mar. 1886, Berlín). Historiador alemán …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Zunz, Leopold — (1794 1886)    German historian. He was born in Detmold. He helped found the Verein fur Kultur and Wissenschaft der Juden in Berlin in 1819, and his work is regarded as having laid the foundations for the scientific study of Jewish history… …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Zunz — Zunz, Leopold …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Leopold Zunz — Leopold Zunz, Porträt von Moritz Daniel Oppenheim Leopold Zunz (ursprünglich Jom Tob Lippmann Zunz; * 10. August 1794 in Detmold; † 17. März 1886 in Berlin) war ein deutscher jüdischer Wissenschaft …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Léopold Zunz — Leopold Zunz Portrait de Leopold Zunz, par Moritz Daniel Oppenheim Leopold Zunz, (en hébreu et en yiddish : יום טוב ליפמן צונץ Yom Tov Lipmann Tzuntz) est un savant et chercheur juif allemand du …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Zunz — Leopold Zunz Portrait de Leopold Zunz, par Moritz Daniel Oppenheim Leopold Zunz, (en hébreu et en yiddish : יום טוב ליפמן צונץ Yom Tov Lipmann Tzuntz) est un savant et chercheur juif allemand du …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Leopold Zunz — (1794 ndash;1886) (Hebrew/ Yiddish: יום טוב ליפמן צונץ mdash; Yom Tov Lipmann Tzuntz ) was the founder of what has been termed the Science of Judaism ( Wissenschaft des Judentums ), the critical investigation of Jewish literature, hymnology and… …   Wikipedia

  • Leopold Zunz — retratado por Moritz Daniel Oppenheim. Leopold Zunz (1794–1886) (Hebreo: יום טוב ליפמן צונץ Yom Tov Lipmann Tzuntz ) fue el fundador de lo que se ha denominado la Ciencia del Judaísmo (Wissenschaft des Judentums), la investigación crítica de la… …   Wikipedia Español

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