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Neo-Nazis likely were nauseated when Trump prayed at Jerusalem’s Western Wall, while wearing a yarmulke.
Donning a blue yarmulke and black trench coat, the then-81-year-old lit a candle at the Holocaust Memorial and Documentation Center in Budapest.
Last month, President Trump, wearing a black yarmulke, became the first U.S. president to visit the Wall.
President Trump, who became the first U.S. president to visit the wall while in office, wore a yarmulke, which is customary for men who visit the religious site.
Donald Trump, who became the first U.S. president to visit the wall while in office, donned a yarmulke — a skullcap — which is customary; the site keeps stacks of them for visitors to wear.
The president also wore a yarmulke at Yad Vashem, Israel’s Holocaust memorial, where it is not required.
The new image shows Trump standing alone, wearing a traditional yarmulke, with his right hand placed on the Western Wall, before tucking a note between the cracks.
Trump, wearing a yarmulke, placed his right hand on the wall and swayed slightly back and forth with his eyes closed.
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Origin and Etymology of yarmulke
First Known Use: 1903See Words from the same year
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Definition of yarmulke for English Language Learners
: a small round cap that is worn by some Jewish men
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