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The modern term for adelphopoiesis, a medieval Christian ceremony uniting two men (or less often, two women) in a bond similar to heterosexual matrimony. Although adelphopoiesis vows resembled traditional marriage vows, they did not include a sanction of sexual relations between the couple.
For more information see John Boswell, "Same-Sex Unions in Premodern Europe", New York, Villard Books, 1994.
The earliest written record of gay marriage is from a ceremony performed by a Catholic priest in the eighth century.
by Raphael November 17, 2004

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a monkey loving blackey!
look its chidinma, hide your bananas!
by Raphael October 31, 2003

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wannabe middle-class kids who are just jealous of the amazingly superior cake-eaters. (see edina)
that kid from eden prairie is jealous of me because im so much more fortunate than he/she.
by raphael July 06, 2004

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