Transman vs Ciswoman - What's the difference?

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Transman is a coordinate term of ciswoman.


As nouns the difference between transman and ciswoman

is that transman is a female-to-male transgender or transsexual person while ciswoman is (lgbt) a cisgender woman, a woman who is biologically female.

transman

English

Alternative forms

* trans man, trans-man

Noun

(transmen)
  • A female-to-male transgender or transsexual person.
  • Synonyms

    * FtM, , transguy, hefemale

    Coordinate terms

    * transwoman, ciswoman, cisman

    Hypernyms

    * transperson

    See also

    * (female-to-male) transmasculine ----

    ciswoman

    English

    Noun

    (ciswomen)
  • (LGBT) A cisgender woman, a woman who is biologically female.
  • * 2010 , Holly Kearl, Stop Street Harassment: Making Public Places Safe and Welcoming for Women , Greenwood Publishing Group, ISBN 978-0-313-38496-7, page 57:
  • Not only do people harass and attack transwomen for being who they are: transwomen also face scrutiny from both ciswomen and cismen over “what” they are.

    Synonyms

    * genetic girl (GG)

    Coordinate terms

    * cisman, transwoman, transman

    Hypernyms

    * cisperson

    See also

    * cisgender, transgender, cisfemale, cismale