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1)

What is the translation of "es Mekorah He'erah"?

1.

Rashi: It is a Lashon 'Ervah'. 1


1

Rashi: The 'Vav' of which is added to form the noun - like 'Za'avah' from 'Za' and 'Achvah' from 'Ach.

2)

What exactly does it mean in this context?

1.

Rashi: Some say it means that the man's Milah 'kisses' (touches) the woman's Ervah; according to others, it means that it penetrates. 1 .


1

Tthough only partially.

3)

And what are the implications of "es Mekor Damehah"?

1.

Rashi: It teaches us that a woman is only a Nidah if she sees blood from the womb, not from any other source.

4)

Why does the Torah mention Kares by a Nidah, seeing as she is included in the Kares that incorporates all the Arayos (in Vayikra 18:29)?

1.

Ramban: To subject her to Kares even though he did not complete the Bi'ah. 1


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Refer to 20:18:2:1*.

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