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yarmulke

Judaism a skullcap worn by orthodox male Jews at all times, and by others during prayer
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He said the court ought also to have banned the yarmulke.
Every Jew still cherishes his yarmulke and wishes to have his own collection in his wardrobe.
In addition, Jews at the main synagogue in Rome and also in Malmo, Sweden, now take off their yarmulkes when they finish their prayers so people do not know they are Jews.
The traditional reason for men to wear a yarmulke was to show respect to God by not going bareheaded before Him.
AU believes that even though the repeal is being pitched as a way to allow certain members of minority religions to serve as public school teachers, the bill may not be limited to dastars (turbans), hijabs and yarmulkes.
CDATA[ The cardboard yarmulkes, long a fixture at the Western Wall, have been replaced by new yarmulkes made out of white material.
In addition to turbans, the law also would include Muslim head coverings known as hijabs or the Jewish skullcaps called yarmulkes.
Jewish men and women sat in the pews to the left, the men wearing white yarmulkes.
The Nazis also used editorial cartoons with fizzy-haired, big-nosed Jews wearing yarmulkes to claim that Germany had been plunged into a major monetary crisis by greedy Jewish bankers and money-lenders, in collusion with treasonous German government officials.
The winning bidder also got his or her family's name engraved on the seats, free parking outside the 1,400-seat synagogue, and two custom-made tallitot (prayer shawls) and yarmulkes (skull caps).
Yarmulkes are worn as a sign of respect, a reminder that God is above all.
So Jerry said, 'Let's wear the wedding hats, not the yarmulkes.