Mixed Marriage

The term mixed marriage originated in Roman Catholicism, where it refers to a marriage between a Catholic and a non-Catholic. It may refer to:

  • Intermarriage
    • Cultural exogamy
    • Cultural assimilation
  • Interracial marriage
  • Interreligious marriage, also called interfaith marriage
  • Lavender marriage
  • Marital conversion — religious conversion based on marriage.
  • Transnational marriage
  • Mixed-orientation marriage — a type of opposite-sex marriage involving spouses who do not have the same sexual orientation
  • Miscegenation
  • Consanguineous marriage

Famous quotes containing the words marriage and/or mixed:

    A woman asking “Am I good? Am I satisfied?” is extremely selfish. The less women fuss about themselves, the less they talk to other women, the more they try to please their husbands, the happier the marriage is going to be.
    Barbara Cartland (b. 1901)

    Where might is mixed with wit, there is too good an accord in a government.
    Elizabeth I (1533–1603)