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Reguardless of wether the minor is aware that it is ossur to do melacha on shabbat. since the minor isnt of an age of bar/bat mitzvah, they cant get the death penalty. However if they were to cook food they lose their trust in "eid echad ne'eman bissurin." However the difference between a minor and a halachic adult, is that if there is an eid by the minor ...
Disclaimer: I am not a posek, not do I have any Rabbinic training. I am assuming here that you're not talking about a child raised among idol worshippers (תינוק שנשבה), as that's a different conversation entirely. For a quick answer of no, see here. For some explanation, as I understand it: A minor is not liable for transgressions. The Rema in OC 343:1 ...
regarding keriaha and availus for a mumar minor, the remoh yd 340 5 writes that they have a halocho of mumar
the chasam sofer responsa YD 317 and 184 claims that regarding a gentile the time of gadlus is not connected to age rather to intelligence
Nitei Gavriel Taspores 2:1:2 says the source of those who do it at 2 is based on Braishis 21:8 "Vayigdal Hayeled" and Rashi says that was at 24 months. Also Shmuel-1 1:22.
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