Moses Mendelssohn

Moses Mendelssohn (1729 - 1786)

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Moses Mendelssohn
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Husband of — married in Berlin, Brandenburg, Preußenmap
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Died in Berlin, Preußenmap
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Categories: Dessau-Roßlau, Sachsen-Anhalt | Berlin, Deutschland | Philosophers | German Notables.

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Moses Mendelssohn was a German Jewish philosopher to whose ideas the Haskalah, the 'Jewish enlightenment' of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, is indebted.

Moses was born in 1729. He passed away in 1786.


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On 27 Jan 2018 at 08:27 GMT Kat (Venegas) Venegas Jacobus wrote:

Can anyone tell me why Moses took his mother's name last instead of his fathers?

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