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Until what age are children considered “tinokot shel rabbonon”?

09.02.15

Question

Until what age are children considered the concept mentioned in the Talmud “tinokot shel rabbonon” (“schoolchildren”)?

Answer

Tinokot shel rabbonon” are children under the age of Bar Mitzvah. After that, they are no longer considered in that category (see the Gemara in Shabbat 119b).

 

 

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