hebrew
1)

Why did Moshe omit three thousand (See Bamidbar, 2:32)?

1.

Rashi #1: He stated a round figure and did not bother to mention the small numbers.

2.

Rashi #2 (citing R. Moshe ha'Darshan): Because he was only concerned about the six hundred thousand who left Egypt, 1 since they were the ones who complained. 2


1

See Bo, Sh'mos, 12:37.

2

See Sifsei Chachamim.

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