Status: Indexed

If we take the definition complete in itself” [sic]
we must again define this as meaning a
group of aborigines which have the common
bond of certain ceremonies of initiation in
which [the youth - crossed out] of its own youth only have the
right of participation and through which they
must by necessity pass before acquiring the
status of manhood.

the Seacoast Mŭrrin of Moruya, between

The name used for man [underlined] may be taken as a
convenient term of definition of each
[tribal unit - crossed out] separate tribe. The terms upon
which these tribes men stand with other
men of surrounding tribes is well seen by the
terms which they apply to them. While
they call all of their own tribe “men”

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