Definition of patriarchate


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • patriarchate is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 19 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • patriarchate is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 20 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of patriarchate

  • a form of social organization in which a male is the family head and title is traced through the male line (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. patriarchy

  • the jurisdiction of a patriarch (noun)

See definition of patriarchate in Merriam Webster