Amram bar Sheshna
- (d. c.875)Babylonian gaon. He was gaon of Sura. He wrote numerous responsa and the oldest suriving order of prayer: his Seder Rav Amram contains the text of the prayers for the entire year, as well as laws and customs pertaining to the different prayers.
Dictionary of Jewish Biography. Dan Cohn-Sherbok.
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