english translation for yiddish "machatunim"?
- 1 decade agoFavourite answer
it means the Parents of your childrens spouse
Co-inlaws or in Spanish "consuegros"
There is no english word
- Anonymous1 decade ago
- Erik Van ThienenLv 71 decade ago
"machetunim" : "relatives by marriage", "the members of one's wife's extended family", "the members of one's husband's extended family"Source(s): "The Joys of Yiddish", Leo Rosten
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