Well it's back to basics, so here we go. Page 69b2, explaining why Nechemia is sometimes (twice actually) referred to as Hatirshasa:
Note 15 : The Yerushalmi explains the basis of this cognomen.
Encarta- cognomen: a nickname or name that describes somebody, e.g. "Billy the Kid"
Have thesaurus will travel!
Women were created in the image of God - It is a bit unbelievable that there should even be a reason to write this. The pasuk in last week's parasha, Bereishit, makes this fairly clear: *כז* וַיּ...
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