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tallis (ˈtɑlis Pronunciation for tallis or tallith (tɑˈlit) 

Definitions

noun

  1. (Judaism) a fringed shawl worn by Jewish men during morning prayers

Word Origin

from Hebrew, literally: a cover

Tallis (ˈtælɪs Pronunciation for Tallis

Definitions

noun

  1. Thomas. ?1505–85, English composer and organist; noted for his music for the Anglican liturgy

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