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The recent Trumpworld legal shakeup isn’t confined to the patriarch of the family.
TRUMPWORLD’S STAR LAWYERS EXIT AS STORM CLOUDS GATHERASAWIN SUEBSAENG, MAXWELL TANI, ROGER SOLLENBERGER, ADAM RAWNSLEYSEPTEMBER 23, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
The practice of confiscating child support payments from the poor persists in part because some policymakers believe that welfare should be considered a loan, to be repaid by the patriarch of the family.
THESE SINGLE MOMS ARE FORCED TO CHOOSE: REVEAL THEIR SEXUAL HISTORIES OR FORFEIT WELFAREBY ELI HAGER, PHOTOGRAPHY BY ADRIA MALCOLM, SPECIAL TO PROPUBLICASEPTEMBER 17, 2021PROPUBLICA
Always a shady, controversial figure, the patriarch was posthumously revealed to have plundered his employees’ pension funds to avoid bankruptcy.
WHAT’S THE POINT OF TRYING TO UNDERSTAND GHISLAINE MAXWELL?JUDY BERMANJUNE 24, 2021TIME
Three members of the Ebrahimi family, whose patriarch made a fortune at the software firm Quark, collectively converted $65 million into Roths in 2010 and 2011.
LORD OF THE ROTHS: HOW TECH MOGUL PETER THIEL TURNED A RETIREMENT ACCOUNT FOR THE MIDDLE CLASS INTO A $5 BILLION TAX-FREE PIGGY BANKBY JUSTIN ELLIOTT, PATRICIA CALLAHAN AND JAMES BANDLERJUNE 24, 2021PROPUBLICA
Hana Alomair’s Whispers, Netflix’s first Saudi thriller, revolves around the death of a patriarch whose secrets spill out days before the launch of his company’s new app.
THE NEXT AVA DUVERNAYSSEAN CULLIGANAPRIL 25, 2021OZY
The family patriarch founded the Foremost Group, a shipping company now headed by Chao’s sister.
ETHICS PROBE LED TO CRIMINAL REFERRAL INVOLVING ELAINE CHAO, TRANSPORTATION DEPT. INSPECTOR GENERAL SAYSMICHAEL LARISMARCH 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I had those words in my thoughts four years ago, when I cut him down from the branch of the Patriarch.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
It is thus that I have seen it stated in the credentials granted to the said Fleuche, first Patriarch of those lands.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
The Patriarch went to him, and, with the help of an interpreter, did for him what pertained to his office as a good Pastor.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
They boast of having descended from Abraham through Ishmael, believing that this patriarch built Mecca and died there.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PATRIARCH

  • archpriest
  • bishop
  • cardinal
  • clergyperson
  • metropolitan
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  • priest
  • suffragan
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