Definitions

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  • n. A curly, bushy hairstyle worn by some Ashkenazi Jewish men.

Etymologies

Blend of Jew and afro. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • While only Favreau's character is described as Jewish - by mentioning his "Jewfro" - the comic chemistry, at least in the eyes of many a beholder, is enhanced by the actors 'shared heritage.

    J. Weekly

  • While only Favreau's character is described as Jewish - by mentioning his "Jewfro" - the comic chemistry, at least in the eyes of this beholder, is enhanced by the actors 'shared heritage.

    Articles

  • Alan stood at the center of the party dressed in an expensive suit, his shirt loose and unbuttoned at the neck, and sporting a messy mop of hair (some might say 'Jewfro') that matches his exuberant personality.

    Articles

  • Which makes it very heavy, which means the natural waves in my hair tend to go Jewfro.

    Meredith Lopez: Hair Baby, Hair Mama

  • But I kept my hair long and straight because otherwise, Jewfro.

    Meredith Lopez: Hair Baby, Hair Mama

  • Snob - I was at that Bar Mitvah remember, just before the band broke into "Miss You", the singer pointed to my Jewfro and said, "You want to hear Rolling Stones, don't you?"

    Contests and Con-Tests: Men Behind Curtains

  • In another, an endearing buffoon with a Jewfro impregnates an entertainment-news reporter (Knocked Up).

    The Laugh Supper

  • Bursch is urging support for the openly gay Republican running against the openly straight Democrat Mike Feuer, the cool, calm former 5th District Councilman who still sports a circa 1978 "Jewfro."

    Mayor Sam's Hotsheet for Friday

  • Finally, I settled in on an old favorite, "Unwrapped", hosted by Double Dare Alum and OCD-addled Marc Summers, the only man on television who sports a Jewfro and gets away with it.

    Archive 2006-01-01

  • And, oh dear god, does he have the biggest Jewfro ever.

    San Diego stuffs

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