Translation of "matriarchy" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C or U ] uk /ˈmeɪ.tri.ɑː.ki/ us /ˈmeɪ.tri.ɑː

a type of society in which women have most of the authority and power, or a society in which property belongs to women and is given to children by women rather than men

由女性统治的社会,母权制社会,母系社会 → Compare patriarchy

(Translation of “matriarchy” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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