R. Nissim Gerondi (Ran)

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Ran
Name
R. Nissim b. Reuven, Ran
ר' ניסים בן ראובן, ר"ן
Dates1320–1376
LocationSpain
WorksCommentary on Rif, Talmud, Commentary on Sefer Bereshit, Derashot HaRan
Exegetical Characteristics
Influenced by
Impacted onRivash, R. Chasdai Crescas

Background

Life

  • Name
    • Hebrew name
    • _ name
  • Dates
  • Location
  • Education
  • Occupation
  • Family
  • Teachers
  • Contemporaries
  • Students
  • Time period
  • World outlook

Works

  • Biblical commentaries
  • Rabbinics
    • Talmudic novellae
    • Halakhic codes
    • Responses to the works of others
    • Responsa
  • Jewish thought
  • Misattributed works

Torah Commentary

Characteristics

  • Verse by verse / Topical
  • Genre
  • Structure
  • Language
  • Peshat and derash

Methods

Themes

Textual Issues

  • Manuscripts
  • Printings
  • Textual layers

Sources

Significant Influences

  • Earlier Sources
  • Teachers
  • Foils

Occasional Usage

Possible Relationship

Impact

Later exegetes

Supercommentaries

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