الكلمات الرئيسة : Turkmen proverbs in dialect of Tal Afar
مجلة دراسات إقلیمیة,
2010, السنة 6, العدد 18, الصفحة 279-289
The popular proverbs has represented the most truthful representation of both society culture and knowledge, for its actual reality; therefore it became one of the main sources of heritage which drew one its sides that is marriage.
This side has revealed as the researcher has reached during his study ,the publicity and preference of early marriage, and during that time this has showed the woman's social position that is lower than man, and it enabled the man to make joke of her in front of his peers ,by which it revealed his duplicity in both intellectual and social role.
The researcher in this paper has showed the weak role of the young person and this is due to the dominance of the collective team action, especially the father's role in drawing the path of his son's life ,and at last, in addition to what the researcher has studied about the conditions that the society has imposed ,but it pictured in return the divorce as misery in the popular proverb.
What should be referred to is that popular proverbs doesn't mean that the social position of Talafar society is the same in the previous decades because the changeable society is a determinism fact with no escape from and in many circumstances the woman's position has changed and did not remain as it is.