What is a yamaka?

Answer A yamaka, more commonly spelled yarmulke, is a small, round cap worn by Jewish men. The word means "skullcap" and it's worn so that a man's head will be covered during prayer.Source:Judaism 101Larg... Read More »

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Does the pope wear a yamaka?

No, the pope does not wear a yamaka (yarmulke). The white, skull cap worn by the pope is called a zucchetto. It is also referred to as a submitrale because it lies under the mitre, the larger hat w... Read More »