Definitions for yarmulkeˈyɑr məl kə, -mə-, ˈyɑ-

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  1. yarmulke, yarmulka, yarmelke(noun)

    a skullcap worn by religious Jews (especially at prayer)


  1. yarmulke(Noun)

    A skullcap worn by religious Jewish males (especially during prayer).

  2. Origin: From יאַרמלקע, from the jarmułka. This is probably from the yağmurluk. The term is known from 1903.

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