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Kiddushin 57: That Little Hebrew Word “Et”

On the ox that is condemned to death – how do we know that its hide is prohibited from any benefit? As “et” was interpreted by the sages, including R. Akiva’s famous inclusive interpretative approach. Also, sourcing the prohibition against benefitting from a nazir’s hair or meat and milk cooked together.

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Anne and Yardaena

Anne Gordon is the deputy editor of Ops & Blogs at The Times of Israel. She is a veteran educator, having taught in high school and post-high school institutions in Israel and America for several decades. Yardaena Osband is a pediatrician and teaches in her community and online. They both hail from Boston, proud alumna of Maimonides School, where they first learned Gemara. Talking Talmud is their conversation (via podcast) on the daf yomi. They say: "Learning the daf? We have something for you to think about. Not learning the daf? We have something for you to think about! (Along with a taste of the daf...) Join the conversation with us!"
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