Shmuel Yaffe Ashkenazi שמואל יפה אשכנזי

(1525 - 1595 CE) (1525 - 1595 לספירה)

Mostly known for his commentary on Midrash Rabbah, he was the leader of the Ashkenazi community of Constantinople. He also wrote on Aggadah, Torah, homelitics and issued responsa.