What are little jewish hats called?

Answer The "little Jewish hat" is a yarmulke, or kippah. It's an ancient Jewish practice to cover the head during prayer. This is because in Eastern civilizations, covering one's head is a sign of respect... Read More »

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Why is jewish food called kosher?

Traditional Jews maintain a kosher diet throughout their lifetime. Kosher is more than a style of cooking; it is the detailed instruction of eating written about in Jewish law.DefinitionThe Torah, ... Read More »

Who is the Jewish comedian who called Obama a schwartza?

Jackie Mason is the Jewish comedian who called President Barack Obama a schwartza during a routine at the Loews Regency in New York City in March 2009. According to a TMZ article, the term is consi... Read More »

What is 1,000 years called?

One thousand years is called a millennium, according to The Free Dictionary. It also means a 1,000th anniversary or, in Christian tradition, a 1,000-year period during which Christ returns to earth... Read More »

What is 1000 years called?

A period of 1,000 years is called a "millennium." The Latin prefix "mille" means thousand. The word millennium also means a thousandth anniversary and is referred to as a time when Jesus Christ wil... Read More »