hebrew
1)

Why does the Torah refer to the east using the double expression "Keidmah Mizrachah"?

1.

Rashi: Keidmah is a nickname for east, because it means front, 1 and the west is therefore sometimes referred to as 'Achor' (back). 2


1

Refer to 26:18:1:1**.

2

As in Devarim (11:24 [Rashi]).

Chumash: Perek: Pasuk:
Month: Day: Year:
Month: Day: Year:

KIH Logo
D.A.F. Home Page
Sponsorships & Donations Readers' Feedback Mailing Lists Talmud Archives Ask the Kollel Dafyomi Weblinks Dafyomi Calendar Other Yomi calendars