If brothers are living together and one of them dies without a son, his widow must not marry outside the family. Her husband’s brother shall take her and marry her and fulfill the duty of a brother-in-law to her.(A)

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The first son she bears shall carry on the name of the dead brother so that his name will not be blotted out from Israel.(A)

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