He called them neuters, epicenes, bloodless, sexless creatures.
"Herland" by Charlotte Perkins Stetson Gilman
Lentulus is slender, fair-haired, epicene.
"Androcles and the Lion" by George Bernard Shaw
But this epicene state of enjoyment was not long to last.
"Rattlin the Reefer" by Edward Howard
At what figured symbol points that epicene child?
"Visions and Revisions" by John Cowper Powys
Death makes all genders epicene.
"Modern Women and What is Said of Them" by Anonymous
Agdistis, an epicene deity, 65.
"The Religious Sentiment" by Daniel G. Brinton
What sterile growths of sexless root
What flower of kisses without fruit
Of love, Faustine?
"Faustine" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
No longer doth man's will decide,
And woman's feebler impulse guide;
He yields to her his might:
Duty hath grown an old—world tale,
And chaste Obedience rends her veil,
For epicene delight.
"At Shelley’s House At Lerici" by Alfred Austin