Definitions for tallithˈtɑ lɪs; Heb. tɑˈlit; tɑˈleɪ sɪm, ˌtɑ ləˈsɪm; Heb. tɑ liˈtim

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  1. prayer shawl, tallith, tallis(noun)

    (Judaism) a shawl with a ritually knotted fringe at each corner; worn by Jews at morning prayer

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  1. tallith(Noun)

    An undergarment worn by orthodox Jews. It covers the chest and upper part of the back. It has tassels (called zizith) on its four corners.

  2. tallith(Noun)

    A tasseled shawl or scarf worn over the head or thrown around the shoulders while at prayer.


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