FUNK, SOLOMON (1867–1928), rabbi and scholar. Funk was born in Hungary and served as rabbi at Sarajevo, Bosnia, Boskovice, Czechoslovakia, and in Vienna. Among his published works are Die haggadischen Elemente in den Homelien des persischen Weisen Aphraates (1891); Die Juden in Babylonien
S. Krauss, in: Die Wahrheit (Dec. 11, 1925), 7; Wiener Morgen-Zeitung (Dec. 12, 1925); JJLG, 20 (1929), 7; Arim ve-Immahot be-Yisrael, 1 (1946), 279.
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