https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Payot

Payot (Hebrew: פֵּאָה; plural: פֵּאוֹת), also pronounced pe'ot, peyot; or payos, peyos, peyois, payois in Ashkenazi pronunciation, is the Hebrew word for sidelocks or sideburns. Payot are worn by some men and boys in the Orthodox Jewish community ... The word pe'at was taken to mean the hair in front of the ears extending to ...

https://jewinthecity.com/2018/06/why-do-orthodox-jewish-men-have-sidecurls/

Jun 4, 2018 ... In other words, modern Orthodox men also have payes, they're just generally ... ( As an adult male with thinning hair, let me assure you that the ...

https://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/2963669/jewish/Why-Do-Some-Chassidic-Jews-Have-Long-Sidelocks-Peyot.htm

Since many idol-worshipers used to cut off the hair on the sides of their head, we are required ... Why Do Some Jewish Men Grow Long Side Curls? .... Why do some Orthodox Jews have a great deal of Facial Hair with short or long beards as  ...

https://www.quora.com/Why-do-some-Orthodox-Jewish-men-wear-side-curls-Do-they-have-naturally-curly-sideburns

In these communities they grow their hair from there to create the long ... Why do many Conservative and Orthodox Jewish men wear fedoras ...

https://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/beards-sidelocks-peot-and-shaving/

For Hasidic and some other Orthodox men, the practice of not shaving at all ... Some Jewish men who usually do shave nonetheless allow their facial hair to ...

https://ohr.edu/ask_db/ask_main.php/5/Q1/

"Do not cut off the hair on the sides of your head..." Vayikra 19:27. A Jewish male must leave sideburns (peyot) down to the joints of the jaw that are opposite the ...

https://hasidicworld.wordpress.com/2017/06/23/why-do-hasidic-jews-have-sidecurls/

Jun 23, 2017 ... Most Orthodox Jews interpret this to mean that men should not shave their sideburns above the cheekbone. However, Hasidic Jews interpret ...

https://www.jta.org/2003/05/13/lifestyle/explaining-the-jewish-haircut-ritual

May 13, 2003 ... I was simply tired of explaining that traditional Jews often wait until a boy's third ... seemed more appropriate for fervently Orthodox Jews, which we are not. I also knew that as his hair grew, he would be mistaken for a girl.

https://spokanefavs.com/ask-a-jew-why-do-some-jews-wear-curls-on-the-sides-of-their-heads/

Dec 10, 2017 ... Leviticus 19:27 states (in the NIV): “Do not cut the hair at the sides of your ... ban as a way of heightening the visual distinction between men and women. ... As you have likely already surmised, most non-Orthodox Jews “do not ...

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/19/nyregion/a-glimpse-inside-the-hidden-world-of-hasidic-women.html

Sep 19, 2018 ... Orthodox Jewish women and men live in tightly defined, and separate, ... precept that a married woman's hair should be only for her husband.