matrilocal


matrilocal
matri·local

English syllables. 2014.

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  • matrilocal — matrilocal, ale, aux [ matrilɔkal, o ] adj. • 1936; du lat. mater, matris « mère » et local, d apr. l angl. matrilocal (1904) ♦ Ethnol. Se dit du type de résidence des couples, lorsqu elle est déterminée par la résidence de la mère de l épouse… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • matrilocal — matrilocál adj. m., pl. matrilocáli; f. sg. matrilocálă, pl. matrilocále Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  MATRILOCÁL, Ă adj. (Despre un sistem de relaţii conjugale) În care bărbatul vine să locuiască în familia soţiei… …   Dicționar Român

  • matrilocal — 1897, from MATRI (Cf. matri ) + LOCAL (Cf. local) …   Etymology dictionary

  • matrilocal — adj. 2 g. [Antropologia] Relativo a matrilocalidade.   ‣ Etimologia: latim mater, matris, mãe + local …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • matrilocal — [ma΄trə lō′kəl] adj. of or relating to a housing pattern or custom in which a married couple lives with or near the wife s parents …   English World dictionary

  • matrilocal — matrilocality, n. /ma treuh loh keuhl, may /, adj. Anthropol. of or pertaining to residence with the wife s family or tribe; uxorilocal: matrilocal customs. Cf. neolocal, virilocal. [1905 10; MATRI + LOCAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • matrilocal — adjective /ˌmæ.trɪˈləʊ.kəl,ˌmæ.trɪˈloʊ.kəl,ˌmæ.trəˈloʊ.kəl/ Living with the family of the wife Syn: uxorilocal Ant: patrilocal See Also: neolocal, duolocal …   Wiktionary

  • matrilocal — (Del lat. mater, matris, madre + local.) ► adjetivo SOCIOLOGÍA Se refiere a la norma de residencia por la que los matrimonios han de residir con la familia de la mujer …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • matrilocal — mætrɪ ləʊkl adj. of or pertaining to living with the wife s family …   English contemporary dictionary

  • matrilocal — adjective of or denoting a custom in marriage whereby the husband goes to live with the wife s community. Derivatives matrilocality noun …   English new terms dictionary


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