Examples from the Web for concubinage
Yet rampant corruption, entrenched patriarchy, and a long history of concubinage also play a role.
Polygamy or concubinage is rare: the adoption of children common.The Natural History of the Varieties of Man|Robert Gordon Latham
It is to be regretted that the writer of the "Life of Mahomet" most absurdly confounds slavery and concubinage.A Critical Exposition of the Popular 'Jihd'|Moulavi Gergh Ali
Concubinage conjointly with a wife, is altogether unlawful for Christians, and detestable.The Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love|Emanuel Swedenborg
As concubinage has been practiced from time immemorial, the heir, the oldest son, has not always been born of the empress.The Old World and Its Ways|William Jennings Bryan
But, though polygamy and concubinage are seldom known in Java, their absence must not be considered as implying superior morality.The History of Prostitution|William W. Sanger
British Dictionary definitions for concubinage
Word Origin and History for concubinage
late 14c., from Middle French concubinage, from concubin, from Latin concubina (see concubine).