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Who knows two hundred nineteen?

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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From this week's Parsha

219 = טהרה

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Is that tahaRA, tahoraH, or taHEIra? –  Isaac Moses Mar 31 '11 at 20:46
Tahara............... –  Gershon Gold Mar 31 '11 at 20:48
Would that be TAhorRAH or TAhoRAHH (Rashi 12:4) –  YDK Mar 31 '11 at 21:20
Checkmark because it's not just stam a word from the parsha. –  Isaac Moses Apr 1 '11 at 20:14
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There were 219 years from Yosef's birth until the attempted exodus of the bnei Ephraim 30 years early. (30+7+2+180)

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Acc. to Rashi's timeline, there were 219 years from Yosef's pardon until the exodus. (7+2+210)

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