פֵּאָה

The Hebrew term for wig (also toupee) is פאה נוכרית , usually
shortened to simply פאה .

For example:

זה לא השיער האמיתי שלו, זאת פאה.

That’s not his real hair, it’s a wig.

(see full conversation)

The word פאה itself refers not only to such a hairpiece, but also to the sideburn observant Jewish men grow (in plural it’s פאות or, in the Yiddish pronunciation, peyis), as well as the corner of something (the original meaning of the word), as in פאתי העיר the outskirts (corners) of the city.

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