androgyne

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n androgyne one having both male and female sexual characteristics and organs; at birth an unambiguous assignment of male or female cannot be made
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Androgyne (Bot) An androgynous plant.
    • Androgyne An hermaphrodite.
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Quotations

  • R. Emmett Tyell
    R. Emmett Tyell
    “Women's liberationists spread the word that the only peaceful family is one in which either the wife is enslaved or the husband is androgynous.”

Usage

In literature:

The oriental Ormuzd was also dual or androgynous.
"The God-Idea of the Ancients" by Eliza Burt Gamble
It was neither man nor woman; it was unearthly and androgynous.
"The Moon Pool" by A. Merritt
As a matter of fact it is by no means certain that the Creator is not represented as being androgynous even in our Bible.
"The Non-Christian Cross An Enquiry Into the Origin and History of the Symbol Eventually Adopted as That of Our Religion" by John Denham Parsons
This music is anything but androgynous.
"Edward MacDowell" by Lawrence Gilman
Androgynous nature of Adam, 191, 192.
"Flowers from a Persian Garden and Other Papers" by W. A. Clouston
The last point is brought within the scope of our inquiry because the Palladium is an androgyne order.
"Devil-Worship in France" by Arthur Edward Waite
Sweat-born, egg-born and Androgyne are the terms used in the Secret Doctrine.
"The Story of Atlantis and the Lost Lemuria" by W. Scott-Elliot
Androgynous: uniting the characters of both sexes.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
One form of Siva is androgyne.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
The scarab it must be remembered was in the Egyptian thought, an androgyne.
"Scarabs" by Isaac Myer
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In news:

INTERVIEWS Watch Against Me and Joan Jett Cover the Replacements' ' Androgynous '.
Watch Against Me and Joan Jett Cover the Replacements' ' Androgynous '.
Androgynous Actress Kate Moennig Is 'Alt.
He penned the androgyne title track and had them.
In photographs of the young novelist Iris Murdoch , she is sensual and androgynous, staring out at the camera as if daring the viewer to resist her.
98 on the list–just ahead of Lady Gaga–was originally fashion model Andrej Pejic, who is actually a male model with androgynous features.
This Brit glam rocker rose to fame in the 1970's, creating androgynous alter ego Ziggy Stardust.
Her outspoken nature has made the androgynous 22-year-old a sensation in her native Britain.
The London-born singer-songwriter discusses her "bang out of nowhere" rise from a ginger-haired Joni Mitchell to androgynous Brit pop sensation.
While the 'Blow Me (One Last Kiss)' songstress is not a gay icon on Lady Gaga's level, she's full of spunk and there is an androgynous quality to her look and style.
This week we focused on gender- bending clothes and androgynous looks.
Here's one thing you may not know about Pejic, she's a world leading androgynous model — pretty hot, huh.
There's only one man whose hairstyle I've coveted: Brett Anderson from Suede, the '90s-era Britpop band, who had an awesome, androgynous choppy bob that I immediately copied.
Her androgynous appearance, complete with pageboy haircut, is enticing and vibrantly erotic.
She's androgynously pretty and slightly rough, but her vintage parts won't scare parents.
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