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1)

What are "Rosh Tzurim" and "Gevahos" referring to?

1.

Rashi: "Rosh Tzurim" and "Gevahos" refers to their beginnings


1

(Refer to 23:8:2:2). Rashbam: This is why Hashem has not been angry with them

2

See Ba'al ha'Turim.

2)

What does "Hein Am le'Vadad Yishkon" mean?

1.

Rashi (citing Targum Onkelos): It means that they are a nation who on the merit of their ancestors, will inherit the World to Come alone.

2.

Rashi #2: 'When Yisrael rejoice no other nation rejoices together with them'. 1

3.

Ramban: 'That they alone are as numerous as the dust of the earth, which nobody can count; neither can I count the four camps of Yisrael. 2

4.

Rashbam: Refer to 23:9:1:2.

5.

Targum Yonasan: 'They alone will inherit the world to come because they do not live the lifestyle of the nations'.


1

Rashi: See Devarim 32:12.

2

Ramban: He is prophesying that Yisrael stand to increase and not to decrease (See Ramban).

3)

And what is the meaning of "u'va'Goyim Lo Yischashav"?

1.

Rashi #1 (citing Targum Onkelos): And they will not be destroyed together with the other nations. 1

2.

Rashi #2: And when the other nations have it good, Yisrael share in the benefits without detracting from their reward.


1

Rashi: Who will ultimately perish, as the Pasuk states in Yirmiyah, 30:11.

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