Yehuda ben Tabai
|יהודה בן טבאי|
|Judah ben Tabbai|
|A Jewish leader belonging to the third pair of Zugot.|
Yehuda ben Tabai led the Jewish Nation along with Shimon ben Shetach as the third pair of Zugot. There are various opinions as to which of the two was the Nasi - Head of the Sanhedrin and which served as Av Bais Din - Vice president. Their leadership was during the reign of King Yani. Yehuda ben Tabai was a student of Yehoshua ben Perachya and Nitai haArbeli. His students were Shemaya and Avtolyon.