Definition of Androgyne

1. Noun. One having both male and female sexual characteristics and organs; at birth an unambiguous assignment of male or female cannot be made.




Definition of Androgyne

1. n. An hermaphrodite.

Definition of Androgyne

1. Noun. A person who is androgynous. (defdate from mid-16th c.) ¹

2. Noun. An androgynous plant. ¹

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Definition of Androgyne

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Androgyne

androgenic hair
androgenic hairs
androgenic hormone
androgenic zone
androgenital syndrome
androgenization
androgenous
androgenously
androgens
androgeny
androglossia
andrographolide
andrographolides
androgynae
androgynal
androgyne (current term)
androgynes
androgynies
androgynism
androgynocentrism
androgynoid
androgynophore
androgynous
androgynously
androgynousness
androgyny
android
android pelvis
androides
androidlike

Literary usage of Androgyne

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1. Ancient Pagan and Modern Christian Symbolism by Thomas Inman, John Newton (1884)
"one of the many symbols of an androgyne creator. In the first of the Avatars of Vishnu, he is represented as emerging from the mouth of a fish, ..."

2. The Heart of Things, Written Down by Edward Clarence Farnsworth (1914)
"With the Divine androgyne, the Christos model for this planet is attained. ... Eve's creation was the attained androgyne state; while the fall and expulsion ..."

3. An Historical and Critical Dictionary by Pierre Bayle (1826)
"Plato adds, " that the males, who are one half of an androgyne, are very much addicted to women; and that the females, who are one half of an androgyne, ..."

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