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zizith Syllabification: zi·zith
Pronunciation: /tsēˈtsēt/

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Definition of zizith in English:

plural noun

Judaism
The 613 fringes of thread, symbolizing the 613 commandments in the Hebrew Scriptures, formerly worn at the corners of the shawl-like garment known as a tallith.

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