- headscarf worn by Orthodox women
- "I find that rectangular tichels stay on better than the square ones." (https://www.imamother.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=107843)
Languages of Origin
טיכל tikhl 'women's shawl'
Who Uses This
Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms, by Sol Steinmetz (Lanham, MD, 2005).
The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001)
See also mitpachat
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