Gender Identity/Term list!
This is only the first edition and I will add more! send me your terms or terms I should at the the list, through ask or submit! It’d be super helpful! Thank you!
AFAB – Assigned female at birth
AMAB – Assigned male at birth
DFAB – Designated female at birth
DMAB – Designated male at birth
CAFAB – Coercively assigned female at birth (intersex)
CAMAB – Coercively assigned male at birth (intersex)
FAAB – Female assigned at birth (commonly used for intersex as well)
MAAB – Male assigned at birth (commonly used for intersex as well)
UAAB – Unassigned at birth (rare designation, depending on physicians perception on infants genitalia)
Cisgender – Someone identifying as their assigned birth gender.
Transgender – Someone identifying outside of their assigned birth gender.
Transsexual – Someone who undergoes surgery to change their sex characteristics to match their gender.
Cis Female – A female assigned at birth identifying as a female.
Cis Male – A male assigned at birth identifying as a male.
Trans Woman – A male assigned at birth identifying as a female.
Trans Man – A female assigned at birth identifying as a male.
Intersex – A person with a mix of sex characteristics. Many intersex infants and children are subjected to numerous genital surgeries and hormone treatments in order to conform their bodies to the standard of either male or female.
Hermaphrodite – An outdated, and usually offensive term in reference to intersex folk.
Nonbinary – A female or male assigned at birth identifying as neither a female nor male.
Agender – A nonbinary term, being beyond the gender binary and just neutral.
Genderfluid – A person who identifies with a fluidity between an amounts of certain genders.
Bigender – A person who identifies with two genders. (depends on the person)
Trigender – A person who identifies with three genders. (depends on the person)
Two-Spirit – A gender among indigenous people, like bigender in definition. (Non-indigenous not to use this)
Gender Variant – Or, Gender nonconformity; Persons whose expression doesn’t follow the binary or Male/Female. Similar to nonbinary.
Transvestite – Refers to a cisgender person crossdressing.
Genderfuck – A nonbinary type term for a more aggressive ‘f you’ to the gender binary and confuse standard stereotypical gender expression.
Genderpunk – Like Genderfuck, but more alternative and like, chill about your gender.
Genderqueer – Another nonbinary type term, being inbetween, beyond, or a mix of genders.
Genderpivot – Intersection of genderfluid and bigender; one gender stays put while the other(s) fluctuates.
Pangender – Someone who identifies with all genders (A problematic term due to spiritual/culture specific genders)
Polygender – Identifying as many genders.
Multigender – Another word for “Polygender”
Androgyny – A gender expression of masculine and feminine elements; or neither. (andro-masculine gyno-feminine)
Androgyne – The gender identity version of Androgyny
Queer – A term used by individuals who choose not to designate actual labels, like an umbrella term (however some are uncomfortable with it, and it shouldn’t be forced upon others)
Third gender – Another nonbinary term for beyond the Male and Female gender.
Trans* - An attempt at an inclusive label that only ended in trans erasure of nonbinary folk as real trans people
Neutrois – Another nonbinary umbrella term like genderless or agender. (pronounced new-twa, because of its French like spelling, I believe)
Null-gender – Being agender like, but more laid back and uncaring about stereotypes.
Demigirl - Mostly identifying as female, and partially another gender.
Demiboy - Mostly identifying as male, and partially another gender.
Demigender - Mostly identifying with one gender, and partially another.
Remember, this is just a list of dictionary definitions and a few peoples view on it. Don’t let that stop you from using any of the terms in your own context!