Name: Zeira I
Alternate Name: Rabbi Zeira
Born: 4th century
Biography: He was the highest authority among the Palestinian Amoraim at the beginning of the fourth century, but was born and raised in Babylonia. He was a student of Hisda, Huna and Judah ben Ezekiel in Pumbedita. He emigrated to Tiberias. His described as "small in stature, without brilliance, without glitter, but not without charm."