patrilineal kin


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Synonyms for patrilineal kin

one related on the father's side

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Patrilineal kin know they are kin because they sacrifice together: they become patrilineal kin by so doing.
Furthermore, Patrilineal Kin Groups and Exogamy, and Patrilineal Sibs or Clans (lineages comprised of residents from more than one community), were positive correlates of property, and Bilateral Descent was a negative correlate.
Ultimately, in Islamic law, the children of a Muslim marriage are taken into the formal custody of the father's patrilineal kin group, but this is delayed, depending upon interpretation, until seven and nine years, respectively for the boy and girl, or puberty for the boy and the time of the marriage of the girl.