Matriarchal Sentence Examples
- The first was matriarchal, inheritance being reckoned through the mother.
- The Social or matriarchal took precedence of the Local or patriarchal organization.
- Tylor, Primitive Culture (London, 1903); and article on the "Matriarchal Family System," in the Nineteenth Century, xl.
- Polygamy is general in upper Bagirmi, where some traces of a matriarchal stage of society linger, one small state being called Beled-el-Mra, "Women's Land," because its ruler is always a queen.