hebrew
1)

Why is the 'Gimel' in "Vehisgalach" big?

1.

Ba'al ha'Turim: It hints at the three people who need to shave all the hair on their bodies - a Nazir, 1 a Metzora and the Levi'im. 2


2

See Bamibar, 8:7.

2)

What does the Pasuk mean when it writes "ve'es ha'Nesek Lo Yegale'ach"?

1.

Rashi and Ramban #2 citing Toras Kohanim: It means that the Kohen must leave two hairs at the extremity of the Nesek, so that it will be discernable should it spread during the seven days quarantine.

2.

Ramban #1: It is a Lo Sa'aseh against shaving the skin of the Nesek. 1


1

Because it prevents hair from growing there (Ramban).

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