Words nearby exogamy
OTHER WORDS FROM exogamyex·og·a·mous [ek-sog-uh-muh s] /ɛkˈsɒg ə məs/, ex·o·gam·ic [ek-suh-gam-ik] /ˌɛk səˈgæm ɪk/, adjective
Examples from the Web for exogamic
The Arunta 'exogamic groups' are 'classes,' and 'phratries,' the totem does not now regulate marriage among the Arunta.Social Origins and Primal Law|Andrew Lang
If a group is exogamic, the women in it were born abroad somewhere.Folkways|William Graham Sumner
Lang adds that these taboos are the basis of exogamic practices.
The Seri are loosely organised in a number of exogamic, matrilineal, totemic clans.Man, Past and Present|Agustus Henry Keane
It is upon this complex situation of the woman that the exogamic restrictions depend.