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Who knows one hundred twenty-five?

Please cite/link your sources, if possible. At some point at least twenty-four hours from now, I will:

  • Upvote all interesting answers.

  • Accept the best answer.

  • Go on to the next number.

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Reuvain, Dan, and Gad all lived 125 years

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125 is majority of bones of one body which Beis Hillel require to make up the quarter of a kav of bones in order to make an ohel tamei. (Eiduyos 1:7)

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There are exactly 125 days between Shavuos and Succos

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Exclusive of both of them, you mean? (And that works only outside of Eretz Yisrael; in E.Y. it would be 126.) –  Alex Nov 12 '10 at 21:11
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So now you have something for 126. –  Gershon Gold Nov 14 '10 at 4:02

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