שדכן

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew שידך \ שִׁדֵּךְ (shidékh, to match), suffixed in Yiddish with ־ן (-n), from Hebrew ־ָן (-án).

Etymology[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃadχn/, [ˈʃatχn̩]

Noun[edit]

שדכן (shadkhnm, plural שדכנים (shadkhonem)

  1. matchmaker, marriage broker

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