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Princeton's WordNet

  1. amoranoun

    one of a group of rabbis (active AD 250-500) who discussed the Mishnaic law in the law schools of Palestine and Mesopotamia where they explained and applied earlier teachings and whose discussions are recorded in the Talmud; they emphasized the study of Torah and the importance of personal action and the fulfillment of the commandments


  1. amora

    An amora was a scholar during the period of the Talmud, spanning from the third to fifth centuries, who studied, taught, and interpreted Jewish oral law. The amoraim, the plural of amora, primarily lived in Babylonia and Palestine and their interpretations and teachings were later compiled into the Talmud. Therefore, the term "amora" is often used to reference the contributors to the Talmud.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. AMORA

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Amora is ranked #88336 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Amora surname appeared 210 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Amora.

    57.1% or 120 total occurrences were Asian.
    20.4% or 43 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    10.4% or 22 total occurrences were White.
    9% or 19 total occurrences were Black.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of amora in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of amora in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of amora in a Sentence

  1. Amora Vidal:

    The baby's paternal grandmother, Amora Vidal, told the Daily News Amora was just learning to crawl. She was my love, she was my first grandbaby. It just hurts so much. I still ca n’t believe it.

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