Johanan ben Zakkai

[joh-han-uh n ben zak-ey-ahy; Sephardic Hebrew yaw-khah-nahn ben zah-kahy]

noun

died a.d. c80, Palestinian rabbi who was a leading Pharisaic teacher: disciple of Hillel.

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