Definitions for: Matriarchate


[n] a form of social organization in which a female is the family head and title is traced through the female line



Webster (1913) Definition: Ma"tri*ar"chate, n.
The office or jurisdiction of a matriarch; a matriarchal form
of government.

Synonyms: matriarchy

See Also: social organisation, social organization, social structure, social system, structure

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