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Gamaliel II
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Gamaliel II
Gamaliel II Head of the rabbinic academy at Yavneh (Jamnia) following R. Yohanan ben Zakkai. He was the grandson of Gamaliel I, the teacher of the Apostle Paul (Acts 5:34).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Gamaliel
Gamaliel (Heb. gamlɩ̂ʾēl; Gk. Gamaliḗl)1. The son of Pedahur; chief of the tribe of Manasseh during the wilderness period (Num. 1:10; 2:20; 7:54, 59; 10:23).2. Gamaliel I, a well-respected and lenient Pharisee, a leader in the Sanhedrin, and master teacher of the Law who was responsible for most
A Dictionary of Christian Biography, Literature, Sects and Doctrines, Volumes I–IV
Gamaliel (2)
GAMALIEL (2) II., also called Gamaliel the younger, Gamaliel of Zabne, son of the patriarch Simon II. and grandson of Gamaliel I. He was born about a.d. 50, and became president of the Sanhedrin about a.d. 117. Though educated during the most troublous days of the Jewish nation in Palestine, when his