Katzir


Katzir
n. family name

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Katzir — Ephraim Katzir. Ephraim Katzir (hebräisch ‏אפרים קציר‎; eigentlich Katchalsky, * 16. Mai 1916 in Bielsk, Russland) ist ein israelischer Naturwissenschaftler (Biophysiker) und Politiker der Mapai („Israelische Arbeitspartei“). Von 1973 bis 1978… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Katzir — Katzịr,   früher Katchạlski, Ephraim, israelischer Wissenschaftler und Politiker, * Kiew 16. 5. 1916; kam 1922 nach Palästina. In Israel leitete er 1951 73 die Abteilung Biophysik am Weizmann Institut in Jerusalem. 1973 78 war Katzir… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • KATZIR, JUDITH — (1963– ), Israeli writer. Katzir was born in Haifa. She studied general literature and cinema at Tel Aviv University and began publishing her stories in the Israeli press in the 1980s. Her first book, Sogrim et ha Yam ( Closing the Sea, 1992), a… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • KATZIR (Katchalski), AHARON — (1913–1972), Israeli biochemist and biophysicist. Born in Kiev, Russia, he immigrated to Ereẓ Israel in 1925 with his family, which included his brother Ephraim, who later became the fourth president of the State of Israel (see ). He studied… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • KATZIR (Katchalski), EPHRAIM — (1916– ), fourth president of the State of Israel (1973–78); biochemist and biophysicist. Born in Kiev, Russia, Katchalski was taken to Ereẓ Israel in 1925. He studied life sciences at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and completed his… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Katzir-Harish — Infobox Israel municipality name=Katzir Harish imgsize= hebname=קציר חריש arname= meaning=Harvest ( katzir ) plowing ( harish ) founded=1993 type=lc typefrom= stdHeb= altOffSp= altUnoSp= district=haifa population=3,900 popyear=2006 area… …   Wikipedia

  • Katzir, Ephraim — ▪ president of Israel original name  Ephraim Katchalski   born May 16, 1916, Kiev, Ukraine, Russian Empire [now in Ukraine]       Russian born scientist and politician who was the fourth president of Israel (1973–78).       Katzir moved with his… …   Universalium

  • Katzir (Katchalski), Aharon — (1914–72)    Israel scientist. Katzir came to Palestine from Poland with his family in 1925. He studied at the Hebrew University and became a world authority on polymers and membranes, professor of physical chemistry at the Hebrew University from …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Katzir, Ephraim — (formerly Katchalski) (1916 )    Israel s fourth president (1973 78). Born in Kiev, Russia, on 16 May 1916, he was brought to Palestine by his parents in 1922 and was educated at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where he received his master s… …   Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • Katzir, Ephraim — (b. 1916)    The brother of Aharon Katzir, he went to Palestine as a child. He graduated from the Hebrew University and from 1951 was professor and head of the biophysics department at the Weizmann Institute of Science. He received the Israel… …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography


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