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We know that a כהן may only marry a woman who was not divorced.

However what about a case where a woman got married then got divorced but never had relations.

Is she still fit for a cohen because technically she's a virgin?

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you mean kohen gadol? –  ray May 11 at 8:11
    
I edited out the false premise. –  Danny Schoemann May 11 at 8:25
    
What was the intended question? Was it if a Gerusha Betula works for the Aseh of a Kohein Gadol? –  Double AA May 11 at 8:56
    
@DannySchoemann Usually the way to respond to false premeses is by answering them. –  Double AA May 11 at 16:11

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Explicitly forbidden in the Rambam (Isurei Bi'a Ch.19:2)

שכל נשואה בחזקת בעולה, אף על פי שנמצאת בתולה

She is forbidden to any Cohen once she was divorced. As the Ramabm states ibid (17:13) that even if she was divorced after the Eirusin, the is forbidden to a Cohen.

אחת גרושה מן האירוסין, או מן הנישואין

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"Becheskas be'ula", but what if we know for sure that she is a besula, e.g. she was under 3 years old at the time of the get? –  NBZ May 11 at 13:42
    
@NBZ - actually that part of the answer was before we edited the question; and then you'd be correct, if I'm reading the Rambam correctly. But as the question stands now, I don't see any difference in the Rambam - regarding divorcees - whether they are under or above 3 years old. –  Danny Schoemann May 11 at 14:06
    
Related: judaism.stackexchange.com/q/38079/3073 –  NBZ May 11 at 15:56
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judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/38079/can-a-marry-a-under-3/… A girl who is a ketana cannot get divorced in any event. Also under three she has no daas and it would be like attempting to divorce a shoteh. –  sabbahillel May 11 at 23:00
    
I made a mistake in the comment. I fixed the quoted answer to explain better what the Rambam says about a ketana. If the father has married off a ketana, then he can accept the get for her. If he does not have the authority to marry her off (or he has died) no one can accept it for her. judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/38079/can-a-marry-a-under-3/… –  sabbahillel May 13 at 9:34

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