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shad•khan



Pronunciation: ( Yiddish, Ashk., Eng. shät'khun; Seph.shät-khän'), [key]
n.,
pl. shad•kha•nimPronunciation: ( Yiddish, Ashk. shät-khô'nim; Seph.shät-khä-nēm'), [key] Eng. shad•khans.
Yiddish and Hebrew.
a person who arranges Jewish marriages; matchmaker. Also,shadchan,schatchen.

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