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Yaakov’s Brothers

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Rabbi Elchanan Lewis

9 Kislev 5765
Question
How many brothers does Yaakov have? Please Look Bereshit 31:46.
Answer
He had one – Esav. The "brothers" in Bereshit 31:46 refers to his sons (Rashi and other commentators. ibid.) see also Bereshit 29:4.
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