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Tuesday word: Mishpocha

Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2021

Mishpocha (noun)
mish·po·cha (listen to pronunciation here) [mish-paw-khuh, -pookh-uh]


noun
1. an entire family network comprising relatives by blood and marriage; clan: I see you invited the whole mishpocha.

Origin: First recorded in 1855–60; from Yiddish mishpokhe, from Hebrew mishpa?ah “family, clan
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