Tallit Sizes

 

Note: This page offers raw numbers to help with tallit sizes and tallit katan sizing.
For an explanation of the sizing system and how tallits are worn, see
Tallit Size: Get it Right.
For a user-friendly tallit size guide, try our Tallit Size Wizard.

Tallit Sizes – Tallit Gadol Sizing

» The first two sizes listed are for tallits meant to drape around the neck, but not down the back.
» The other tallit sizes listed cover the entire back, down to the back of the knees.
» If you prefer a 3/4 length tallit, choose one tallit size smaller.
» Looking for narrow tallits under 70 inches long for a not-so-tall bar mitzvah boy? Contact us for solutions.

No. Inches Centimeters Fits
18 18 x 72 45 x 180 Worn on neck
24 24 x 72 60 x 180 Worn on neck
36 36 x 72 90 x 180 Worn on neck
45 44 x 64 110 x 160 Under 4'8"
50 48 x 68 120 x 170 4'8" to 5'2"
55 52 x 72 130 x 180 5'2" to 5'6"
60 56 x 76 140 x 190 5'6" to 5'10"
70 60 x 80 150 x 200 5'10" to 6'2"
80 68 x 84 170 x 210 6'2" to 6'4"
90 72 x 84 180 x 210 6'4" and up

Tallit Sizes – Tallit Katan Sizing – Wool

The first number in this table indicates the width, the second number the length.
Thus the Size 8, for example, is 28 inches wide by 30 inches long (i.e. shoulder to waist).
» Sizing tip: Measure yourself from shoulder to waist and then choose the appropriate length.

Size 1   25 x 35 cm 10 x 14 inches
Size 2 US Size 12 30 x 40 cm 12 x 16 inches
Size 3 US Size 16 40 x 50 cm 16 x 20 inches
Size 4 US Size 18 46 x 55 cm 18 x 22 inches
Size 5 US Size 20 51 x 62 cm 20 x 24 inches
Size 22 US Size 22 55 x 65 cm 22 x 25 inches
Size 6 US Size 24 61 x 67 cm 24 x 26 inches
Size 7 US Size 26 65 x 72 cm 26 x 28 inches
Size 8 US Size 28 75 x 77 cm 28 x 30 inches
Size 9 US Size 30 75 x 82 cm 30 x 32 inches
Size 10   75 x 90 cm 30 x 35 inches
Size 11   75 x 98 cm 30 x 39 inches
Size 12   75 x 105 cm 30 x 41 inches

Tallit Sizes – Tzitzit Shirt – Cotton

Boys' Size 3 Fits Ages 2-3
Boys' Size 4 Fits Ages 4-5
Boys' Size 7 Fits Ages 6-8
Boys' Size 10 Fits Ages 9-10
Boys' Size 12 Fits Ages 11-12
Men's Small 20" wide x 23.5" high
Men's Medium 21" wide x 25.5" high
Men's Large 22.5" wide x 26.5" high
Men's X Large 23.5" wide x 27" high
Men's XX Large 25.5" wide x 28.5" high

Tallit Sizes – Tallit Katan Sizing – Cotton

Size 2   25 x 33 cm 10 x 13 inches
Size 3 US Size 10 25 x 35 cm 10 x 14 inches
Size 4 US Size 12 30 x 40 cm 12 x 16 inches
Size 5 US Size 14 35 x 45 cm 14 x 18 inches
Size 6 US Size 16 40 x 50 cm 16 x 19 inches
Size 7 US Size 18 45 x 52 cm 18 x 20 inches
Size 8 US Size 20 52 x 56 cm 20 x 22 inches
Size 9 US Size 24 62 x 62 cm 24 x 24 inches
Size 10 US Size 26 70 x 70 cm 28 x 28 inches

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