May 20, 2019
Because there are more than two genders.
Gender is a spectrum, not a binary.
It’s important to recognize this distinction because binary thinking around gender can exclude a large — and overlooked — part of the workforce.
How many genders are there?
There are more than two genders, even though in our society the genders that are most recognized are male and female (called the gender binary) and usually is based on someone’s anatomy (the genitals they were born with).
What are the 4 genders?
In English, the four genders of noun are masculine, feminine, common, and neuter.
- Masculine nouns refer to words for a male figure or male member of a species (i.e. man, boy, actor, horse, etc.)
- Feminine nouns refer to female figures or female members of a species (i.e. woman, girl, actress, mare, etc.)
What are the 7 genders?
Through these conversations with real people Benestad has observed seven unique genders: Female, Male, Intersex, Trans, Non-Conforming, Personal, and Eunuch.
What are the 76 genders?
The following are the 58 gender options identified by ABC News:
- Cis Female.
- Cis Male.
What are the 112 genders?
Male – (pretty sure you know this one) Female – (ditto) Nonbinary – neither male nor female, but concrete and definable. Genderfluid – a shifting experience of gender that can fluctuate to any point on a give section of the gender spectrum.