If a child would not be spoken to for his first seven
years, he will start speaking on his own
Lashon HaKodesh – (source: “Binyan Yehoshua”
commentary on “Avot D’Reb Nattan” 37:2, quoting
what he heard in the name of the “Rambam.”
Bump. Just trying to help this thread compete with the other, identical one. I pull for underdogs.
Someone tested that, and the child simply did not learn to speak and was quite mentally disturbed.
It doesn’t matter where it’s written, it’s not true.