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This would be puzzling because the Gemara (Sotah 12) states, “’She saw him, that he was good…’ R. Nechemiah says, ‘Fitting for prophecy.’ Others say, ‘He was born circumcised.’ And the Sages say, ‘At the time Moshe was born, the whole house filled with light. [...] When Pharoah’s daughter found him it says: ‘And she saw him, the boy.’ It ...


I think this by use of 974 this Medrash confused/conflated another teaching how we received Torah 974 generations early. in 26 vs 1000 = 974 see ' the recent complex creation framework' and 'Abraham until the Exodus'

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