[Sephardic Hebrew tsee-tseet; Ashkenazic Hebrew tsi-tsis]
noun (used with a singular or plural verb) Judaism.
the fringes or tassels formerly worn at the corners of the outer garment and now worn at the four corners of the tallith and the arba kanfoth.
Origin of zizith
First recorded in 1895–1900, zizith is from the Hebrew word ṣīṣīth
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"He [me, HBS] looks like us with his Kippah and Zizith," he told his younger brother who was standing there, quite bewildered.Zionism's Been Stolen
Hillel Ben Sasson
March 23, 2012
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