mishpachah


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Noun1.mishpachah - (Yiddish) the entire family network of relatives by blood or marriage (and sometimes close friends)mishpachah - (Yiddish) the entire family network of relatives by blood or marriage (and sometimes close friends); "she invited the whole mishpocha"
Yiddish - a dialect of High German including some Hebrew and other words; spoken in Europe as a vernacular by many Jews; written in the Hebrew script
kin group, kindred, kinship group, clan, kin, tribe - group of people related by blood or marriage
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The Pfefferman mishpachah was reunited at the party, with Jeffrey Tambor joining Judith Light, Amy Landecker, Bradley Whitford, Hari Nef, Alexandra Billings, and an Emmy-toting Jill Soloway.
Taharat mishpachah, also called the "Laws of Family Purity," encompasses a set of practices that restrict a married couple's physical contact during the wife's menstrual period.
She loans me a large copy of a picture of the whole mishpachah, the entire family looking up at the camera, smiling.