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Would someone with Jewish heritage from a distant foremother on their maternal grandfather's side be considered Zera Yisrael?

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They would not if they can be proven to be Jews –  Shmuel Brin Jun 26 '13 at 22:41
    
@ShmuelBrin, that may not work if its very distant. –  Ariel K Jun 27 '13 at 0:02
    
@ariel where does it say that? –  Shmuel Brin Jun 27 '13 at 0:22
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Why is this tagged halacha? Is "Zera Israel" an halachic concept, one that comes up in halacha? –  msh210 Jun 27 '13 at 3:53
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Is Zera Yisrael a technical term? I mean, I know what those words mean, but is it a halachic category or something? –  Monica Cellio Sep 22 '13 at 17:26

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