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Marriage and Divorce

Terry G. Wilfong

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780195102345
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780195187656
Marriage and Divorce

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In ancient Egypt, both marriage and divorce were relatively informal and private matters between individuals. In general, the state took

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Subjects: Egyptology

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