She is the matriarch of the big family - she has 10 grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
The village council or the matriarch / patriarch of the clan decided how this connection took place.
The assumption that the Windsor matriarch , alone of her tribe, offered a symbol impervious to scepticism, reproach, censure, even simple boredom, has been dispelled.
Here was mummy, the matriarch , whose strength had sustained us for so many years, her own health now in limbo.
The legend goes that Karni Mata, a mystic matriarch from the 14th century, was an incarnation of Durga, the goddess of power and victory.
a domineering matriarch
The Royal Family will possibly now look to the Queen to fill the role that the Queen Mother had so successfully undertaken over the previous decades, as the family matriarch , unifier and guide.
The organization contributed to the development of the matriarch of Philly basketball.
Better by far to humbly defer to the family matriarch for the perfect dish.
The ceremony completed, the matriarch led her family into the sunset.