intermarriage


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in·ter·mar·riage

(in'tĕr-mar'ij),
1. Marriage of relatives.
2. Marriage of people of different races or cultures.

intermarriage

(ĭn″tĕr-măr′ĭj) [″ + maritare, to marry]
1. Marriage between persons from two distinct populations.
2. Marriage between related individuals.
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I cannot even begin to describe the tragic extent of Jewish intermarriage in this day and age.
'It's because our Bangsamoro people practice intermarriage. They marry cousins, marry families, tapos dagdagan mo pa na ating kapatid na Muslim [and add that to our Muslim brothers] they can marry four times,' he added.
And by the way, if what we object to in intermarriage is that their children won't be raised in Judaism, why do we prevent older Jews from "marrying-out"?
While there were cultural differences, and various communities in the peninsula retained their Baweanese identity, intermarriage, education, and state bumiputra policies saw a growing assimilation to Malay identity, especially among second generation migrants.
Some research suggests that marriages between members of the same religious group may be more durable than intermarriages. If this is true, the rise in religious intermarriage over time may not be as pronounced as it appears, since the study measures only marriages intact today (i.e., it is possible there were more intermarriages before 1960 that have since ended in divorce).
Intermarriage is often called the "final stage" in assimilation for ethnic minorities (Gordon 1964).
Jane Larkin, a New Jersey native and author of "From Generation to Generation: A story of intermarriage and Jewish continuity," will explore the “oys” and “joys” of being a parent or grandparent of a child in an interfaith relationship on Tuesday, April 28 at 7:30PM at Beth Haverim Shir Shalom in Mahwah, NJ.
Brown told the CBC that the intermarriage ban was rooted in Virginia's culture of racism.
Vincent and his team analyzed the genes of two families with intermarriage, one Austrian and one Pakistani, and identified a disruption in the METTL23 gene linked to mild recessive intellectual disability.
His topics include the Sephardic halakhic ethos according to Iraqi rabbinic leaders, conservatism as a core cultural-religious value among rabbinic scholars of Aleppo in the modern era, the Arabic language and Oriental culture through the eyes of rabbi Israel Moshe Hazan, and Rabbanite-Karaite intermarriage in 20th-century Egyptian halakha.
Speaking at a function organised by elders and intellectuals from Central Equatoria state in his honour, Igga identified an application of the rule of law, regardless of social and political status, which allows for intermarriage and the introduction of an educational system in which school age children from different ethnic backgrounds can study together.
The intermarriage of competing rival family lines in this way gives an heir the strongest rightful claim under the very rules David Cameron wishes to scrap.