zirself

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zirself ‎(the third person singular, gender-neutral, personal pronoun)

  1. (reflexive, neologism) zir; the gender-neutral object of a verb or preposition that also appears as the subject
    • 2002, "Louise", Anyone want to introduce zirself before APC9? (on newsgroup alt.polyamory)
    • 2002, "Lorremiddy", Today is a great day. (on newsgroup soc.singles.moderated)
      I'm trying to point out that his 'help' would be seriously damaging to a person who lacks the ability to fix zirself through a sheer act of will.
    • 2007, Sherryl Vint, Bodies of tomorrow: technology, subjectivity, science fiction (page 213)
      This is the pronoun that Carter uses to describe zirself.
  2. (emphatic, neologism) ze; an intensive repetition of the gender-neutral subject, often used to indicate the exclusiveness of that person as the only satisfier of the predicate

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