intermarriage intermarriage  /ˌɪn tər ˈmɛ rɪdʒ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) marriage to a person belonging to a tribe or group other than your own as required by custom or law
  2. (n) marriage within one's own tribe or group as required by custom or law

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. That's because we're so diverse, in terms of intermarriage.
  2. Laws prohibiting the intermarriage of whites and Negroes are on the books of 30 states, have survived every legal test.
  3. To them, intermarriage is anathemaand so, for his strong views on Jews frequently expressed in the past, is Arnold Toynbee.

News

  1. A short history of Jewish intermarriage

    JTA’s Uriel Heilman reported this week on the continuing evolution of Jewish attitudes toward intermarriage.
    on August 9, 2013     Source: The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles

  2. Welcoming Intermarried Couples Is New Priority for Jewish Institutions

    For most Jewish institutions, the question is no longer how to fight intermarriage. It’s how to be as welcoming as possible to intermarried Jews and the gentiles who love them. Click here for the rest of the article...
    on August 7, 2013     Source: The Forward

Quotes

  1. Dr Mark Thomas said: "We modelled the Anglo-Saxon and native British populations to see what happened after a small number of Anglo-Saxons invaded. By testing a number of different combinations of ethnic intermarriage rates and the reproductive...
    on Jul 19, 2006 By: Mark Thomas Source: EurekAlert (press release)

  2. Malcolm replied: "I believe in recognizing every human being as a human being-neither white, black, brown, or red; and when you are dealing with humanity as a family there's no question of integration or intermarriage. It's just one human being...
    on May 1, 2010 By: Malcolm X Source: The Militant

  3. Lucas said: "I want to produce a sitcom that will address many of the contemporary issues that affect British Jews such as intermarriage and a decline in observance."
    on Mar 12, 2009 By: Matt Lucas Source: Digital Spy

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