hebrew
1)

What does "Yafli Neder" mean?

1.

Rashi, Rashbam, Targum Onkelos and Targum Yonasan: It means that one verbally expresses a Neder. 1


1

Rashbam: Specifying exactly what the Neder is all about.

2)

What is the definition of 'Erech'?

1.

Rashi (in Pasuk 3): It is a fixed value 1 that the Torah gives to a person depending on a combination of age (and sex).


1

Rashi: Which has no connection with the person's market value.

3)

Why does the Torah add a second 'Chaf'.

1.

Rashi: Does not know the reason for the extra 'Chaf'.

2.

Rashbam: The Torah sometimes doubles letters. 1

3.

Torah Temimah (citing Erchin, 4b): It comes to include there where someone declares 'Erech S'tam alai' without specifying, to teach us that he is Chayav to pay Hekdesh the least of the Erchin. 2


1

Rashbam: Like people say 'Admumis' - instead of 'Adom', and 'Lavnunis' instead of 'Lavan' (See also Vayikra 13:42 & 49).

2

See Ikar Sifsei Chachamim.

4)

If this Parshah was said at Har Sinai - as the Torah testifies in Pasuk 34, why did the Torah not insert it B'har?

1.

Ramban: Because, although some of the Pesukim are connected to the Yovel, 1 the Torah prefers to discuss all the Dinim of Neder together.

2.

Seforno: Refer to 26:46:1:1*.


1

Ramban: Such as those that deal with the sanctification of fields that one purchases and that one inherits,

5)

Why does the Torah insert the word "Nefashos"?

1.

Rashi: To include a casee where a person declares the Erech, not of a whole person, but of a major limb, without which the person cannot live.

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