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Etymology[]

From Middle English < Middle French gendre/genre < Latin genus (kind, sort).

Pronunciation[]

  • (RP) IPA: /ʤɛndə/
  • (US) IPA: /ʤɛndɚ/
  • Rhymes: -ɛndə(r)

Noun[]

Singular
Gender

Plural
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Gender ({{{1}}})

  1. (obsolete) A division between classes or kinds. E.g., the common gender. Template:Rfex
  2. The mental analog of sex: one's maleness, femaleness, etc., as seen from their own perspective.
    • Susan's gender is neither male nor female; ze identifies as two-spirit.
  3. A socio-cultural phenomenon that divides people into various categories such as "male" and "female," with each having associated dress, roles, stereotypes, etc.
    • Gender in Western society is often viewed as a binary entity, with only males & females.
  4. (grammar) A division of nouns and pronouns (and sometimes of other parts of speech), such as masculine, feminine, neuter or common.

Derived terms[]

  • agender
  • bigender
  • cisgender
  • gender binary
  • gender continuum
  • gender dysphoria
  • gendered
  • gender expression
  • genderfluid
  • genderfuck
  • gender identity
  • gender identity disorder (GID)
  • genderism
  • gender presentation
  • genderqueer (GQ)
  • gender role
  • gender spectrum
  • gender studies
  • gender-variant
  • third gender
  • transgender (TG)

See also[]

Translations[]

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Verb[]

Infinitive
to Gender

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to Gender (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)

  1. to engender

Translations[]

de:gender el:gender fr:gender io:gender id:gender is:gender it:gender kn:gender sw:gender hu:gender ml:gender nl:gender ru:gender simple:gender fi:gender sv:gender ta:gender te:gender tr:gender vi:gender zh:gender

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