transmisogynoir

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of transmisogyny +‎ misogynoir, coined on the site Gradient Lair in 2014.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌtɹanz.mɪˈsɒdʒ.ɪˌnwɑː/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌtɹænz.mɪˈsɑdʒ.ɪˌnwɑɹ/

Noun[edit]

transmisogynoir (uncountable)

  1. (neologism) Hatred of, contempt for, or prejudice against black trans women.
    • 2017, Kevin L. Nadal, The SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender (SAGE Publications, →ISBN):
      When Black American transgender women contend with these dynamics, they experience transmisogynoir, the interactive product of anti-Blackness, transphobia, and sexism.
    • For more examples of usage of this term, see Citations:transmisogynoir.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “Explanation of Misogynoir”, in Gradient Lair[1], Trudy, accessed October 5, 2015