It was a contract. Exchanging a daughter for property. That was all, for thousands of years.
Or, you can go with Biblical definitions:
"In the beginning of a change the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot."--Mark Twain
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