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 15:16
 15:17
15:17 then you must take an awl, and place it through his ear and the door. He will then become your permanent slave.

You must also [grant a severance gift] to your female slave.
Velakachta et-hamartsea venatatah ve'ozno uvadelet vehayah lecha eved olam ve'af la'amatcha ta'aseh-ken.




Commentary:

awl
  See Exodus 21:6.

grant a severance gift
  (Kiddushin 17b; Rashi; Yad, Avadim 3:13).





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