By calling in the matriarchal troops, Elin effectively changed the rules of the game.
Jane was raised in a matriarchal family by her hyper-religious grandma and young, aspiring singer single mother.
The annual celebration of the Thesmophoria clearly derived its origin from matriarchal times.
The first has the matriarchal while the second has the patriarchal system.
Arjuna had effected a temporary exogamous marriage according to matriarchal customs.
We have seen this from our exposition of the matriarchal period.
As recent ethnologists seem inclined to agree, this does not mean a matriarchal family.
Still the old awe of the Word of the matriarchal, matrilineal church.
It is probable that in Egypt property was originally entirely in the hands of women, as is usual under the matriarchal system.
The Yaos of Africa have what may be regarded as a matriarchal organisation.