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Why does the Torah describe Hashem as 'Keil Gadol ve'Nora', omitting 'Gibor'?

1.

Ba'al ha'Turim: "Gadol" represents Avraham, 1 and "Nora", Ya'akov, 2 both of whom fought battles (against the four kings and against Lavan and Eisav, respectively). 3


1

Ba'al ha'Turim: See Yehoshua, 14:15.

2

Ba'al ha'Turim: See Bereishis 28:17.

3

And on whose merit Hashem would fight on behalf of Yisrael against the Cana'anim.

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