- "...it's like they're saying, this is the person you are going to love for the rest of your life. Instead of just letting them pick who they want."
- —Epin Lanmaw and Princess Leia Organa and discuss a matching[src]
A matching was an event on Alderaan where members of the upper class arranged for their children to be married, or "betrothed." In 7 BBY, Lania Lanmaw described the event as the upper class spending hours attempting to "sell their children" to other members of the planet's wealthy class. Alderaanian Princess Leia Organa was set to attend a matching in 7 BBY.
- Star Wars: The Alderaan Affair (First mentioned)