Why does the Torah use the same word "Tinshemes" for a Tamei bird and for one of the eight Tamei Sheratzim?


Rashi: Because they are similar in appearance; the former (a bat) is a kind of mouse that flies by night, the latter (a mole) does not posses eyes.

Sefer: 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