Glossary Term:Dowry

A financial arrangement between families of a betrothed couple.

A financial arrangement between families of a betrothed couple.

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
dowry (noun)
1.
archaic - dower
2.
the money, goods, or estate that a woman brings to her husband in marriage
3.
a gift of money or property by a man to or for his bride
4.
a natural talent
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