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What are the implications of "Yevarech'cha Hashem Veyishm'recha"?

1.

Rashi #1: 'Hashem will bless you with wealth 1 and guard it against plunderers'. 2

2.

Rashi #2 (in the initial manuscript): 'If you do the will of Hashem, He will bless you "Yevarech'cha" - with sons; "Veyishm'recha" - with daughters', since daughters need to be guarded (protected)'.

3.

Targum Yonasan: 'Hashem will bless all your business dealings and guard you against all kinds of demons'. 3


1

Seforno: Because 'If there is no flour there is no Torah' (Avos, 3:17). See also Ba'al ha'Turim.

2

Rashi: To safeguard the first Berachah - something that a human benefactor is unable to guarantee.

3

See Peirush Yonasan.

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