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LGBTQIA+ Terms

AN INTRODUCTION TO BASIC

L

Lesbian Refers to a woman who has a romantic and/or sexual orientation towards women.

G

Gay Refers to a man who has a romantic and/or sexual orientation towards men.

B

Bisexual Describes a romantic and/or sexual orientation towards more than one gender.

T

Transgender An umbrella term to describe people whose gender is not the same as, or does not sit comfortably with, the sex they were assigned at birth

Q

Queer is a term used by those wanting to reject specific labels of romantic orientation, sexual orientation and/or gender identity

I

Intersexual A term used to describe a person who may have the biological attributes of both sexes or whose biological attributes do not fit with societal assumptions about what constitutes male or female

A

Aromantic A person who does not experience romantic attraction. Asexual A person who does not experience sexual attraction.

+

AllyA (typically) straight and/or cis person who supports members of the LGBT community. Cisgender or CisSomeone whose gender identity is the same as the sex they were assigned at birth. Non-trans is also used by some people.

Information sourced from the It Gets Better Project website.