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agnates American aborigines ancestors ancient society Aryan Athenian Aztecs basileus brothers and sisters civilization classes Cleisthenes comitia curiata commenced common condition confederacy conjugal system consanguine family council of chiefs curia descent dialects elective endogamy ethnical periods existence exogamy fact father female line field agriculture gens gentile institutions gentile organization gentile society Grecian tribes Greeks hereditary husband Indian tribes inheritance intermarriage inventions Iroquois kindred Kumbo Latin tribes Lower Status male line mankind marriage marry McLennan Middle Status military monogamian family monogamy Ojibwas organized in gentes original Pelasgian Period of barbarism persons phratries and tribes phratry political society polyandry possessed principle probably punaluan family relations relationships remained remarks respect Roman Romulus sachem savage senate Servius Tullius social system Solon Status of barbarism Status of savagery subsistence system of consanguinity tion Turanian system Upper Status usages Village Indians wife wives
Page 367 - And yet indeed she is my sister ; she is the daughter of my father, but not the daughter of my mother ; and she became my wife.
Page 547 - And if his father have no brethren, then ye shall give his inheritance unto his kinsman that is next to him of his family, and he shall possess it : and it shall be unto the children of Israel a statute of judgment, as the Lord commanded Moses.
Page 366 - And Abraham hearkened unto Ephron; and Abraham weighed to Ephron the silver, which he had named in the audience of the sons of Heth, four hundred shekels of silver, current money with the merchant.
Page 373 - they of the monkey;" Bakuena, "they of the alligator;" Batlapi, "they of the fish:" each tribe having a superstitious dread of the animal after which it is called. They also use the word "bina...
Page 546 - And every daughter, that possesseth an inheritance in any tribe of the children of Israel, shall be wife unto one of the family of the tribe of her father, that the children of Israel may enjoy every man the inheritance of his fathers.
Page 455 - ... he might have in the house, he might at any time be ordered to pick up his blanket and budge; and after such orders it would not be healthful for him to attempt to disobey. The house would be too hot for him ; and ... he must retreat to his own clan [gens] ; or, as was often done, go and start a new matrimonial alliance in some other. The women were the great power among the clans [gentes], as everywhere else. They did not hesitate, when occasion required, "to knock off the horns...
Page 369 - And the sons of Merari by their families ; Mahli, and Mushi. These are the families of the Levites according to the house of their fathers.
Page 546 - And if they -be married to any of the sons of the other tribes of the children of Israel, then shall their inheritance be taken from the inheritance of our fathers, and shall be put to the inheritance of the tribe whereunto they are received : so shall it be taken from the lot of our inheritance.