tzitzit(redirected from Techeiles)
tzi·tzitor zi·zith (tsē-tsēt′, tsĭt′sĭs)
1. The knotted tassels of thread, symbolizing the 613 commandments in the Hebrew Scriptures, attached to the corners of a tallit or other garment.
2. An undergarment bearing these tassels, worn by men or boys. Used with a singular verb.
tzitzit(ˈtsɪtsɪt; Hebrew tsitˈsiːt)
(Judaism) the fringes or tassels on the corners of the tallit
[from Hebrew, literally: tassel]