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# Kurdish Jewish Women in Northern Iraq 1905 Mizrahi Jews From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Mizrahi Jews (יהדות מזרח Yahadut Mizrah) Total population 4,000,000 (estimate) Regions with significant populations Israel 3,100,000 [1] France 40


A Yemeni Jew, looks like an Eritrean, Ethiopian, Sudanese, Fulani, Southern Indian, Rwandan, or someone from Djibouti, Some have Afros, curled woolly hairs, and some have curled silky hairs; but they are all black people. Ludovico di Varthema might have seen people who looked like this during his medieval period visit to Yemen.


Ezekiel's Tomb, located in Al Kifl, Iraq, is believed by Jews to be the tomb of the biblical prophet Ezekiel. On the walls inside appears Hebrew script under a dome with medieval Islamic floral designs. Iraqi Jewry was once one of the largest and most prominent Jewish communities in the Middle East. Until the mid-20th century, up to 5,000 Jews used to come to the tomb during Passover. An additional structure also identified as a possible tomb for Ezekiel can be found in Dezful, Iran.