Name: Pappas bar Hanan
Alternate Name: Pappa or Pappas
Born: 300
Died: 375
Biography: A fourth century Babylonian Amora from a wealthy family, he was able to devote all of his time to study. His teachers were Abbaye and Raba. He was principal of an academy in Nares, near Sura. He was fond of collecting popular sayings.