Kinship Organisations and Group Marriage in Australia eBook

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 171 pages of information about Kinship Organisations and Group Marriage in Australia.

=Ringa-Ringa= classes, 44

Scarcity of women, 139

Schuermann, C.W., 34

“Secret Societies,” 3

Sexual aversion, 117
  unions, 102 sq.

“Shade” division, 31, 152

Sign language, 84

Sisters, exchange of, 19, 20

“Social organisation,” 3

Societies, secret, 3

Solidarity of totem kin, 140

Spencer, B., on group marriage, 128

Status and kinship terms, 120, 125

Stokes, J.L., 36

“Sub-tribe,” 30

Suffixes, 53, 60, 80

Ta as suffix, 80

=Tarderick= classes, 48

=Taroombul= classes, 44

=Tatathi= phratries, 49

Tchi as suffix, 53, 60, 80

Terminology, 29 sq.

Tippa-malku, 129
  husband, rights of, 132, 139

=Tjingillie= classes, Table I a, 47

Tjuka as suffix, 80

Toda phratries, 10

Totem and phratry, 9

Totems and classes, 89
  and phratry names, 60, 69

Totemism, distribution of, 8

“Totem kin,” 31
  sacrosanctity of, 16

Totem kins, 5
  and phratries, 89
  arrangement of, 89
  and pirrauru, 134

Tribal brothers, rights of, 131 n., 141
  kinship, 5
  names, meaning of, 82
  property, 2, 7, 18, 61
  solidarity, 7

“Tribe,” 2, 7, 29
  subdivisions of, 8

Tully R., classes on, 45

=Turribul= classes, 42

U as prefix, 80

Uku as suffix, 53, 60

Ula as suffix, 80

Um as suffix, 80

=Umbaia= classes, Table I a, 47
  phratries, 47

Unawa, 122

Unconscious reformation, 116

=Undekerebina= phratries, 51

Undivided commune, 121, 143

Unga as suffix, 80

=Unghi= classes, 42

Ungilla, 84

=Ungorri= classes, 44

Upala, 83

=Urabunna= customs, 142
  marriage rules, 98
  phratries, 49
  polygamy, 135

Uru as suffix, 53, 60

Victoria, occupation of, 27, 67 S.W., phratries in, 49

=Wailwun= classes, 42
  organisation, 89

=Wakelbura= betrothal, 22
  classes, 44, 51
  phratries, 45 51
  polyandry, 133
  rules of residence, 16

=Walpari= classes, Table I a, 47
  phratries, 47

Wanika phratries, 10

=Warkeman= classes, 45

=Warramunga= classes, Table I a, 47
  marriage, 150
  phratries, 47

=Wathi-Wathi= kinship terms, 94
  phratries, 49

=Weedokarry= classes, 47, 48

Welu, 54

West Australia, classes in, 48
  phratries in, 48

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