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schatchen Explained

schatchen at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(pl) schatchonim
(pl) shadchans

Schatchen at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Schatchen \Schat"chen\, n. [Yiddish, fr. NHeb. shadkh[=a]n, fr.
sh[=a]dakh to bring about a marriage, orig., to persuade.]
A person whose business is marriage brokage; a marriage
broker, esp. among certain Jews.