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Nor has Dick ever been one of those heavy-handed patriarchs who bangs his fist on the table and demands that everyone get along.
As the great commentator, the Ramban, teaches, “everything that happened to the Patriarchs is a portent for the children.”
They are supposed to be the varieties which were propagated by the patriarchs and their descendants, the Jewish race.Domestic Animals|Richard L. Allen
Perhaps the Patriarchs own statement of the case, as made to the writer, gives as good a defence for the custom as can be made.
The Patriarchs body was treated with the grossest indignity—stripped, and flung out into the street.
"One of the Patriarchs, I suppose you mean," replied Fanny, smiling.Frank Fairlegh|Frank E. Smedley
In the Kalevala we meet with no kings, but only patriarchs, or chiefs of clans.Kalevala, Volume I (of 2)|Anonymous