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1)

Here, both Efrayim and Menasheh are attributed to Yosef. Regarding the Meraglim (13:11), only Menasheh is attributed to Yosef!

1.

Rashi (in Sefer ha'Pardes), Moshav Zekenim, Da'as Zekenim (13:11), Hadar Zekenim (13:11): The spy from Menasheh spoke Dibah (Leshon ha'Ra, about Eretz Yisrael), so he is attributed to Yosef, who spoke Dibah, but Yehoshua, from Efrayim, did not.

2.

R. Chaim Paltiel (13:11): Yehoshua's greatness began the fulfillment of Yakov's Brachah. He told Yosef that he put his right hand on Efrayim, for "v'Zar'o Yihyeh Melo ha'Goyim" (Bereishis 48:19). Yosef was displeased, therefore Yehoshua is not attributed to Yosef.

3.

Meshivas Nefesh (13:11): Sometimes Efrayim is attributed to Yosef, and sometimes Menasheh, to avoid envy.

2)

Here, both Efrayim and Menasheh are attributed to Yosef. Regarding the division of Eretz Yisrael (34:23), only Menasheh is attributed to Yosef!

1.

Moshav Zekenim: Once only Menasheh is attributed regarding the Meraglim (refer to 1:10:151:1), also afterwards, even when the reason does not apply.

2.

Chizkuni (13:11): The spy from Menasheh spoke Dibah, like Yosef, about Eretz Yisrael, so also regarding division of the land, only Menasheh is attributed to Yosef:

3.

Refer to 1:10:151:3.

4.

Pnei David (based on Sifri Pinchas 133): Just like Yosef endeared Eretz Yisrael 1 , so his descendants did (Benos Tzlafchad, from Shevet Menasheh. Refer to 27: 1:1:1.

5.

Pnei David (from the Ari Zal): Yosef himself was connected to Menasheh through this Nasi, but not to Yehoshua, the Nasi of Efrayim.


1

He commanded to take his bones to be buried in Eretz Yisrael (Bereishis 50:25).

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