Who knows two hundred thirty-two?

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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Yosef was sold 232 years before the Exodus. (He was separated from Yaakov for 22 years, and then Yaakov and his descendants spent 210 years in Egypt.)


To add to Alex's answer. The Gematria of נבוא אני ואמך ואחיך is 232

  • As has been pointed out to me by several people, this question, like all in the series, is not seeking gematriot. Apr 10, 2018 at 13:04

The name Yosef appears 232 times in Tanach.


King Achav led a legion of 232 young sons of officers into battle against Ben-Hadad King of Aram, based on a prophecy from God, and was victorious. (Kings I 20:15)

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