The correct term for a Jewish matchmaker is shadchanit for a woman, shadchan for a man.
What does the Yiddish word Yenta mean?
: one that meddles also : blabbermouth, gossip.
What is a frum woman?
The New York Times defines the word frum as religiously observant. For boys and men, covering the head is an identifier of religiosity. For women, being frum includes adherence to the laws of tzniut, such as modest dress covering the arms and legs. For married women, a head covering is another indicator.
What is the meaning of Bucher?
German : topographic name for someone who lived by a beech tree or beech wood, from Middle High German buoche beech tree + the suffix-er denoting an inhabitant.
What does fer Klempt mean?
Shundalyn Allen. Verklempt (pronounced “fur-klempt”) means overcome with emotion, perhaps even choked or clenched by emotions. Verklempt is a Yiddish loanword.