- A dodgeball-like game common at Orthodox camps.
- "Machanayim was fun although there was always one kid who was a bit rough." (https://blogs.timesofisrael.com/hands-up-who-went-to-habo/)
Languages of Origin
מחניים machanayim 'two camps/encampments' (location name: Genesis 32:2). Game name refers to the two teams.
Who Uses This
Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
Camp: Jews who attend or work at a Jewish overnight summer camp
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