In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(marriage arranger)(woman) celestina feminine(woman) casamentera feminine(man) casamentero masculine
- Marriages are often arranged by the families through the services of a matchmaker or go-between, and commence with a ritual celebration, or wedding.
- Most offline dating services and matchmakers do not perform background checks, nor do speed dating, other singles organizations, and newspaper personal ads.
- The marriage of her own parents were arranged through a matchmaker and they were married without even meeting each other first.
- All his opponents in his sensational contender days had been arranged by a sleazy matchmaker.
- Traditionally, marriages were arranged by the couple's parents through a matchmaker.
- Dating is not allowed, and marriages are arranged by the families or by matchmakers.
- This was still a country of matchmakers and arranged marriages, and much pressure was brought to bear.
- Traditionally, marriages are arranged, generally through the mediation of a matchmaker.
- If the concept takes off, the matchmakers hope to arrange more events for specific age-groups later in the year.
- These are the professional matchmakers, but there are also matchmakers who just promote marriage out of kind-heartedness.
- Marriages often are brokered by a matchmaker since the economic aspects of marriage require experienced calculation.
- Anyway, being a professional matchmaker really appeals to me.
- Some vestiges of arranged marriage continue and many couples rely on matchmakers to find mates.
- Other men asked a matchmaker to arrange marriages for them.
- Most marriages in the world are arranged by family members or matchmakers, and in many of these, partners somehow learn to love each other over time.
- She dubbed herself an official matchmaker and dispensed all sorts of advice to her brother.
- This type of lover may profit from working with a matchmaker or a computer dating service, in which inappropriate relationship candidates will be screened out.
- Others may find partners through arranged meetings made by parents, relatives, friends, and professional matchmakers.
- The couple were set up by the matchmaker and their marriage agreed upon by their parents and they didn't even have to know one another before the wedding ceremony.
- Parents or matchmakers do most of the visiting and arranging.
2Sportpromotor masculinepromotora feminine
- She prefers to think of herself as a piano matchmaker.
- As a result, it is now acting as matchmaker in encouraging mergers and alliances that will slim the civil aviation sector down to more competitive proportions.
- Like business brokers, the matchmakers are unregulated or, at most, loosely regulated.
- The same point could be made about the financial matchmakers, who whip up merger mania to earn big commissions.
- The firm is a merger and acquisition matchmaker for companies with market values of $300,000 to $15 million.
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