Rabba bar bar Ḥana

Third generation Babylonian amora who went to Palestine and became a student of R Yoḥanan. He became an emissary from Palestine to Babylonia. He is renowned for his imaginative tales of these travels. These tales were often political and religious allegories.

Read more at the Jewish Encyclopedia.

Synonyms:
Rabba bar bar Hana
« Back to Glossary Index