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I have heard that the punishment is that she will forever be Zonah but I have no sources

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  • Every non-Jew is forever a Zonah no matter what they do judaism.stackexchange.com/a/22496/759
    – Double AA
    Aug 26 at 21:30
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    @DoubleAA: Is it more accurate to say that since non-Jews lack a chezqas kashrus, there is no way to avoid applying the dinim of zonah to every nakhriyah. Because, who knows? Not that they are zonot, or we assume they are zonot, but we have no way of assuming they aren't. (BTW, the woman in the OP is Jewish. So, not clear on the applicability of what reply to the question.) Aug 26 at 21:44
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    @Micah No, that is not more accurate. Even a convert below 3 when we can know they have never Halachically had sex is a Zonah.
    – Double AA
    Aug 26 at 21:58
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    Theoretical punishment -- maybe lashes. Consequence is that she can't marry a kohen. The latter isn't a punishment, and applies even if she was raped.
    – Shalom
    Aug 27 at 2:09
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    – mbloch
    Aug 27 at 3:30
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The relevant source is Mishneh Torah, Issurei Biah 18:2-3 (and from there in Shulchan Aruch, Even Haezer 6:8), that indeed such relations render her a zonah, thus making her forbidden to marry a kohen. (To be sure, as Shalom noted in comments, that's a consequence, not a punishment, and it applies even if she was raped.)

As for actual punishments: if it was in a marital relationship (and with her consent), then Rambam ibid. 12:1 states that she's liable to lashes by biblical law, although Shulchan Aruch ibid. 16:1 cites a dissenting opinion. If it was a casual relationship (and again, she consented to it), then I'm not sure: Rambam and Shulchan Aruch there say that a Jewish man who has such relations with a non-Jewish woman is subject to lashes by rabbinical law, but they don't say anything about the converse case.

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