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It is said that he had originally planned on sailing on Tisha b'Av, but postponed his travels because the day is considered inauspicious for such ventures.Instead he began his journey on August 3 of Av, two days after the Jews were given the choice to convert or leave Spain.

The hidden signature, when translated, was actually a prayer in lieu of the standard Hebrew kaddish, which was forbidden in Spain.To quote Semitic linguist Maurice David, who discovered the meaning of the symbols, “On all of these...intimate letters the attentive reader can plainly see at the left top corner a little monogram which is... than an old Hebrew greeting….frequently used among religious Jews all over the world even to this day”.He also requested to have money given to a certain Jew who lived near the Jewish quarter of Lisbon.Another particularly telltale note in his will seemed to be somewhat of a hidden signature, a triangular form of dots and letters that resembled inscriptions found on gravestones of Jewish cemeteries in Spain.

The hidden signature, when translated, was actually a prayer in lieu of the standard Hebrew kaddish, which was forbidden in Spain.

To quote Semitic linguist Maurice David, who discovered the meaning of the symbols, “On all of these...

intimate letters the attentive reader can plainly see at the left top corner a little monogram which is... than an old Hebrew greeting….frequently used among religious Jews all over the world even to this day”.

He also requested to have money given to a certain Jew who lived near the Jewish quarter of Lisbon.

Another particularly telltale note in his will seemed to be somewhat of a hidden signature, a triangular form of dots and letters that resembled inscriptions found on gravestones of Jewish cemeteries in Spain.

Columbus lived during the time of the inquisition during which Anusim, Jews who practiced their faith in secret, were under constant threat of arrest and tortuous death.