Is Hermaphrodites and Shemale two different things and are they born like that?

Is Hermaphrodites and Shemale two different things and are they born like that?

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Is Hermaphrodites and Shemale (I know shemale is a porn name but I dont know the real name of it) two different things and are they born like that? I heard that shemale is some one who looks like a woman but have a penis so are there any one like that, I mean do they born like that and I heard that a Hermaphrodites is some one who have both penis and a vagina, so if there are any one like that, are they born like that.

And can any one tell me the real name of shemale

Is Hermaphrodites and Shemale two different things and are they born like that?

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In my experience, “shemale” is a derogatory term for a hermaphrodite, which is a person with a rare condition whereby they are born with the genitalia of both a male and a female. Therefore a male or female that looks like the opposite sex is not a hermaprodite, they are just a particularly masculine female or a feminine male.

Is Hermaphrodites and Shemale two different things and are they born like that?

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Do you mean transgender? By shemale, I assume you’re referring to men who have had hormone therapy and breast implants but are pre-op. Then again, not all transgender people undergo gender-reassignment surgery.

That’s completely different to hermaphroditism.

Is Hermaphrodites and Shemale two different things and are they born like that?

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Shemales are actually males whom under hormonal changes to become women in actual sense transgender whilst hermaphrodites are born with it if you a girl you have a penis but because you a girl it’s smaller that’s what I know

Is Hermaphrodites and Shemale two different things and are they born like that?

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In the medical community, a “shemale” (offensive, derogatory term) is the same a hermaphrodite. Hermaphrodites (today called ‘Intersexed’ or Intersex individuals) are born that way. However, contrary to common belief, they do NOT (or RARELY) have, both gender organs (a vagina AND a penis). Intersex individuals typically have only ONE functioning sexual organ, meaning they may have (non-functioning) ovaries, non-lactating breasts, but a functioning penis (albeit small). Functioning in the sense that they are able to have an erection and engage in intercourse, but unable to produce children. Intersex people typically have an imbalance of both male

Is Hermaphrodites and Shemale two different things and are they born like that?

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(Original post by Sazzy890)

In my experience, “shemale” is a derogatory term for a hermaphrodite, which is a person with a rare condition whereby they are born with the genitalia of both a male and a female. Therefore a male or female that looks like the opposite sex is not a hermaprodite, they are just a particularly masculine female or a feminine male.

She-male is also used as derogatory language towards drag queens as well due to the nature of their work

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