Meaning of patriarchalist in English:

patriarchalist

Pronunciation /ˌpeɪtrɪˈɑːk(ə)lɪst/ /ˌpatrɪˈɑːk(ə)lɪst/ /ˌpeɪtrɪˈɑːkəlɪst/

noun

  • An advocate or supporter of patriarchalism; a supporter of the theory that tribal society was originally patriarchal in organization.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in The Contemporary Review. From patriarchal + -ist, after patriarchalism.