The amount of the "bride price" might, however, be refunded to the young couple to give them a start in life.
A similar reduction is made in the jholla tonka, or bride price.
Inside the we-group the first need for money is for fees, fines, amercements, and bride price.
After this she can also marry a man in the usual way and he also pays the bride price.
If he pays later on the bride price of twelve rupees, the marriage ceremonies take place, and the issue becomes legitimate.
Are you going to court that woman, when a partial payment of the bride price has already been given?
In Homer girls are proud to be bought and to bring to their fathers a bride price of many cows.
With this wealth geus paid the bride price, as it was called, for thra, and they were married.