arba kanfoth

[Sephardic Hebrew ahr-bah kahn-fawt; Ashkenazic Hebrew ahr-buh-kahn-fuhs]
noun Hebrew.
a rectangular piece of cloth with fringes at the four corners and a hole in the center for the head, worn under the clothes by Orthodox Jewish males.
Also, arba kanfot, Ashkenazic Hebrew, arba kanfos.
Also called tallith katan.

arbaʿ kənāphōth literally, four corners Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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