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1)

Why the double expression "Besulah v'Ish Lo Yeda'ah"?

1.

Rashi citing the Midrash Rabah: The Kena'aniyos it appears, would guard their virginity, but were not particular about unnatural sex. Rivkah was particular about both. 1

2.

Malbim: She never went out before, so men did not know (recognize) her.


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Riva: This is difficult according to Rashi's opinion that Rivkah was less than three at the time. Even if she had Bi'ah, her Besulim would return! (Riva understands Rashi (25:20) to mean that Yitzchak waited until she was exactly three to marry her. Perhaps Riva holds like the opinion that she was 14

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