Get the best of Chabad.org content every week!
Find answers to fascinating Jewish questions, enjoy holiday tips and guides, read real-life stories and more!
ב"ה

Rif (R. Isaac Al-Fasi)

Knowledge Base » People & Events » People » Post-Talmudic Sages » Rif (R. Isaac Al-Fasi)
Sort by:
Related Topics
Gaonim (4)
Rishonim (11)
Achronim (3)
Bustenai (2)
Huna (1)
Hai Gaon (3)
Rashi (32)
Maimonides (232)
Raavad (6)
Maharsha (5)
Radak (1)
Ritva (1)
Chidah (3)
1103
Rabbi Isaac Al-Fasi (1013-1103), known by the acronym "Rif," was one of the earliest codifiers of the Talmud. In 1088 he was forced to flee his hometown of Fez, Morocco, to Spain, where he assumed the position of rabbi in Alusina (Lucene).
Browse Subjects Alphabetically:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 0-9