Meaning of Matriarchy



English: Matriarchy
Bangla: মাতৃতন্ত্র
Hindi: मातृतंत्र
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात
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Definition: 1

a family, society, community, or state governed by women.

Definition: 2

a form of social organization in which the mother is head of the family, and in which descent is reckoned in the female line, the children belonging to the mother's clan; matriarchal system.

Definition: 3

a form of social organization in which a female is head of the family or society, and descent and kinship are traced through the female line

Definition: 4

any society dominated by women