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 8:13
8:13 In the 601st year [of Noah's life], in the first [month], on the first of the month, the land was drained off and Noah removed the ark's hatch. He saw that the land's surface was beginning to dry.
Vayehi be'achat veshesh-me'ot shanah barishon be'echad lachodesh charevu hamayim me'al ha'arets vayasar Noach et-michseh hatevah vayar vehineh charevu peney ha'adamah.



Commentary:

In the 601st year...
  This was 1 Tishrei, 1657 (September 2). It was Rosh HaShanah, the Hebrew New Year.





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