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@AvrohomYitzchok asked me this question to support the assertions for another question: "
What are the sources that the knowledge of a language is a quality of the soul (רוח או נשמה) as opposed to the earthy body or the animal spirit (נפש)?
Oct 19, 2020 at 22:40
Al Berko Al Berko
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Genesis 2:7: “The L-rd G-d formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a nefesh chayah.” Onkelos translates ruach m’mal’la to mean “one with the power of speech,” denoting a certain knowledge of language.
Oct 23, 2020 at 2:44
Turk Hill Turk Hill
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