Patriarch in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Patriarch

the male who sits at the head of the tribe or family

Examples of Patriarch in a sentence

In my house, my father is the patriarch of the family.  🔊

James became the patriarch of his household after his father died.  🔊

In the African tribe, the patriarch decides which woman will marry which man.  🔊

Everyone in my house obeys my stepfather because he is the patriarch of our home.  🔊

When the patriarch of the village makes a ruling, everyone must abide by it.  🔊

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