Akiba ben Joseph

[ ah-kee-bah ben -joh-zuhf, -suhf, uh-kee-vuh ]
/ ɑˈki bɑ bɛn ˈdʒoʊ zəf, -səf, əˈki və /

noun

a.d. c50–c135, rabbi and scholar: systematizer of Jewish oral law on which the Mishnah is based.

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