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Mishnayos Yevamos Perek 4 Mishnah 4

יבמות פרק ד׳ משנה ד׳


If the yavam consummated the levirate marriage with her, then her legal status is that of his wife in every sense, and therefore the yavam has the same rights to her property as in a regular marriage. And the only exception to this is that her marriage contract will still be payable from the property of her first husband and not from the property of the yavam.

כְּנָסָהּ, הֲרֵי הִיא כְאִשְׁתּוֹ לְכָל דָּבָר, וּבִלְבַד שֶׁתְּהֵא כְתֻבָּתָהּ עַל נִכְסֵי בַעְלָהּ הָרִאשׁוֹן:


כאשתו לכל דבר – that he divorces her with a Jewish bill of divorce and she does not require Halitzah and he restores her when he desires, and is not forbidden to her.

על נכסי בעלה הראשון – that the landed property of her first husband will be responsible and vouched on her Ketubah, and if she lacks a Ketubah from her first husband, the levir writes her a Ketubah on his property which is only a Maneh.

כאשתו לכל דבר. שמגרשה בגט ולא בעיא חליצה, ומחזירה כשירצה ולא מיתסרא עליה:

על נכסי בעלה הראשון. שיהיו קרקעות של בעלה הראשון אחראין וערבאין על כתובתה. ואי לית לה כתובה מבעלה הראשון כותב לה היבם כתובה על נכסיו, והיא מנה בלבד: