arba kanfoth*: Meaning and Definition of

ar•ba kan•foth

Pronunciation: (Seph.är-bä' kän-fôt' Ashk. är'b&schwa-kän'f&schwas), [key]
— Hebrew. Hebrew.
  1. 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.
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