lesbiano

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Lesbos +‎ -iano.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lesˈbjano/, [lezˈβjano]
  • Rhymes: -ano

Adjective[edit]

lesbiano (feminine singular lesbiana, masculine plural lesbianos, feminine plural lesbianas)

  1. Lesbian (of or from Lesbos)
  2. lesbian (of or relating to female homosexuality)

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Usage notes[edit]

In the sense of female homosexuality, only the feminine form lesbiana can be used to describe individual people. The masculine form is used in phrases like “amor lesbiano” or for collective groups that also include males, as in “autores gays y lesbianos.”

Noun[edit]

lesbiano m (plural lesbianos, feminine lesbiana, feminine plural lesbianas)

  1. Lesbian (native of Lesbos)

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