patriarchs in a sentence

Example sentences for patriarchs

They live in close-knit packs with patriarchs called silverbacks.
But academics, unlike other primates, rarely make confrontational challenges to alpha patriarchs or matriarchs on their own.
The patriarchs of psychiatry have generally taken the latter view.
Patriarchs have strange weaknesses, particularly as they get old.
The biblical accounts of the patriarchs always give due distinction to their wives.

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