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1)

What is the meaning of "Charum"?

1.

Rashi and Ramban #1 (citing Aba Yossi in Bechoros, 43b): It means that his nose is sunken between his eyes


1

Ramban: Even if one cannot paint the two eyes with one stroke.

2)

Why does the Pasuk refer to a misshapen nose as "Charum" (which has connotations of 'Cherem')?

1.

Ramban: Because the beauty of a person's face lies in the nose, and when it is misshapen, it affects the entire face.

3)

And what is the meaning of "Saru'a"?

1.

Rashi: It means that one of a pair of twin limbs 1 is larger than the other.

2.

Targum Yonasan: It means a sprained thigh. 2


1

Rashi: such as the eyes or the calves.

2

Refer to 22:23:1:2.

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