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I heard before (I think in the name of the Rogatchover) that there is one Amora in every masechta of Talmud that does not appear in any other masechta.

Is there a source for this, and is there a list somewhere of each masechta's unique Amora?

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That legend of the Rogachuver has never been verified onthemainline.blogspot.com/2007/01/… – Double AA Feb 13 '14 at 4:10
@DoubleAA I would think it would be a pretty easy one to test, with computers. – Y ez Feb 13 '14 at 4:10
Computers won't help you decide if he said it or not... – Double AA Feb 13 '14 at 4:13
FWIW Tamid has [רבי ינאי בר נחמני]([g tamid 29a]) – Double AA Feb 13 '14 at 4:23
@DoubleAA Computers could confirm the veracity of the rumor. I'm not so much interested in who said it. My question is pretty clear about what info I'm looking for. – Y ez Feb 13 '14 at 4:40

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