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tal·lit

also tal·lis  (tä′lĭs, tä-lēt′)
n. pl. tal·lits or tal·li·tot (tä-lē′tôt, -tôs, -lā′-) also tal·lis·es also tal·li·sim (tä-lē′sĭm, -lā′-) Judaism
A shawl with ritually knotted tassels at each of four corners traditionally worn by Jewish men and boys, especially at morning prayer. Also called prayer shawl.

[Mishnaic Hebrew ṭallît, cover, from Hebrew ṭillēl, to cover, from Aramaic ṭallel, from ṭəlāl, shade; see ṯ̣ll in Semitic roots.]

tallit

(ˈtælɪθ; Hebrew taˈliːt)
n, pl tallaisim (tæˈleɪsɪm) or tallites, tallitot (Hebrew -liːˈtɔt)
1. (Judaism) a white shawl with fringed corners worn over the head and shoulders by Jewish males during religious services
2. (Judaism) a smaller form of this worn under the outer garment during waking hours by some Jewish males
[C17: from Hebrew tallīt]
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In the meantime, the Syrian fighter jets carried out several air attacks against terrorists' concentration centers and gatherings in Tal Bazzam, Talit al-Nasiriyeh, Souran, Taybat al-Imam, Ma'an, Hilfaya, al-Latamina and in the Western side of Kowkab, leaving tens of militants dead or wounded.
Vekha'asher galah 'el 'erez nishhatu begadav, nishhat hodo Raq bemoto hilbishuhu takhrikh ka'ateret talit sheqibbel me'aviv talit yerushah haquqah tekhelet 'otiyot shel qedushah.
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Nuestro reconocimiento desde aqui tambien para los colaboradores shiwilu que hicieron posible este libro y con cuyos nombres nos gustaria finalizar en esta resena: Meneleo Careajano Chota, Emerita Guerra Acho viuda de Chavez, Alejandrina Chota Mozombite viuda de Acho (fallecida en 2010), Jesus Maca Lomas, Luz Chota Pizango, Julia Inuma Inuma, Carlos Gutierrez Talexio, Talit Layango Arista, Reiter Miguel Mozombite Maca, Victor Atilio Mozombite Maca, Max Teddy Chota Velasquez, Rodolfo Lomas Teco, Felicidad Ruiz Chota, Maria Soledad Chota Mozombite, Maximo Puitsa Tusanga y Rodolfo Lomas Teco.
com, noted that "evidence of their Jewish roots is very strong with customs such as performing circumcision on the eighth day following birth, honoring levirate [where the brother of a dead man must marry his brother's widow] marriages, offering sacrifices on altars and wearing shawls that resemble the Talit [prayer shawl].
But Talit Karim, who was made redundant from the plant earlier this year, claimed he had not been given any help.
Local sources said that Ezz al-Deen al-Mabhouh, Majdi al-Jakhbeer were injured after Israeli forces shot them near Talit Abu Safiya east of Jabaliya, and were transferred to Dar al-Shifa Hospital in Gaza City for treatment.