University of Pittsburgh

Abnesra

Spanish rabbi, 1098-c.1167.

Fishburn and Hughes: "Judeo-Spanish poet and philosopher, born in Tudela when Andalusia was under Moslem rule. Known as "Admirable", he was much admired in his lifetime for his widespread learning and scholarly commentaries on the Old Testament. He also wrote religious and secular poetry in Hebrew." (1)

 

Borges Index: 
El milagro secreto, Ficciones, OC, 509.