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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Dick Young Leadership Award, the American Jewish Committee's Judge Learned Hand Award, the Washington DCJCC President's Award and the Bet Mishpachah Harvey Milk Community Service Award.