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Those who would know more may consult an Encyclopaedia, under the heading ‘Couvade.’The Woodlands Orchids|Frederick Boyle
The custom of the couvade, attributed by Strabo to the Cantabri, is unknown among the modern Basques.
These allusions always refer to the Béarnais, the dialect whence the word “couvade” is borrowed.Basque Legends|Wentworth Webster
The custom of the Couvade may therefore perhaps be assigned to the early patriarchal stage.
The practice of couvade is said to exist among the Nicobarese, but we heard nothing of it during our visit.In the Andamans and Nicobars|C. Boden Kloss