proxenete

noun
prox·e·nete | \ˈpräksəˌnēt\
variants: or less commonly proxenet \-net \
plural -s

Definition of proxenete 

: a person who negotiates on another's behalf specifically : marriage broker

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History and Etymology for proxenete

French or Latin; French proxénète, from Latin proxeneta, from Greek proxenētēs, from proxenein to do something for someone else, from proxenos

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