patrilineally


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Adv.1.patrilineally - by descent through the male line
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In western Cote d'lvoire among ethnic groups such as the Mau and their neighbours to the south, the Dan, only certain select families 'own' masks, and ownership of masks is inherited patrilineally. These families possess not only physical belongings--the sacred houses in which masks and related sacred paraphernalia are kept--but also access to the spirits and the right to manifest them in performance.
The most widely desired residential unit is the joint family, ideally consisting of three or four patrilineally related generations, all living under one roof; working, eating, worshiping and cooperating together in mutually beneficial social and economic activities.
(33) And as such it stood in stark contrast with the prescribed norms of Islam, which not only define kinship patrilineally and put men at the apex of power relations within families as well as wider society, but also provide detailed legal injunctions on inheritance and the rearing of children.
However, given the ideal coordination of totems through marriage, there is every reason to suppose that primary responsibilities for totemic site-sets would have been patrilineally articulated, but supplemented by complementary filiation and perhaps birth.
Filmer's position is rooted in a notion that the authority the patriarchs held in Genesis has been passed down patrilineally, and monarchy is based on that authority.
Patrilineally organized, all members of the Muslim extended family participated in the process of rearing the child to be muaddab(a), or "well-mannered," that is, properly socialized to Muslim cultural norms.
Wunsch emphasizes that, in spite of the evidence that women could participate in commercial life, those who did were the exception, as their chances "of acquiring property at all or being able to dispose of it were very limited." The legal and financial instruments that enabled women to "work around" patrilineally defined inheritance were gifts, donatio mortis causa, and supplements to the dowry.
She begins to embody and enact a self that bears the markers of heteronormative femininity which will, in turn, eventually lead to proper womanhood and motherhood as patrilineally defined.
Currently, Lebanese citizenship can only be inherited patrilineally.
Descent is traced patrilineally, not matrilineally, and Minang men marry late because they go on rantau (traditional travel prior marriage) in order to earn enough money to marry.
Nevertheless, it is clear from his own and other data that patrivirilocal residence was common and that patrilineally extended if not fraternal joint families occurred (ref.
The line is determined patrilineally, and the Cohanim are always men.