Hallevi, Jehudah (M)

Nationality: Spanish.
Jewish poet and philosopher. Also spelled Judah Ha-Levi. Lived c.1075–1140. Born in Tudela, Spain. Worked as a physician. Married. Composed secular and religious poetry in Hebrew and philosophical works in Arabic. Travelled through Egypt to Palestine. Author of *Kuzari or Book of Proof in Favour of the Despised Religion*. Biographical information: *Oxford Reference*, *Jewish Encyclopedia*, <https://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/9005-judah-ha-levi#2221> (10 September 2021). (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
A Riddle by Jehudah Hallevi 1893-03 The Nineteenth Century Poet 8455