Words nearby matriarchate
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During the Matriarchate all life was regarded as holy; even the sacrifice of animals was unknown.
The ship, or ark, is peculiarly significative of the feminine principle, and wherever found is a reminiscence of the Matriarchate.
A form of society existed at an early age known as the Matriarchate or Mother-rule.
We have already shown that this right of the first night was a custom which had its origin in the time of the matriarchate.
Thus the matriarchate was evolved that for a long time constituted the foundation of family relations and inheritance.