gender

  • 1 gender — гендер …

    Термины гендерных исследований

  • 2 gender — 1. Since the 14c the word has been primarily a grammatical term denoting groups of nouns in terms of their being masculine, feminine, or neuter. In the earliest form of English (Old English or Anglo Saxon, c. 740 to 1066), nouns fell into three… …

    Modern English usage

  • 3 Gender — Gen der (j[e^]n d[ e]r), n. [OF. genre, gendre (with excrescent d.), F.genre, fr. L. genus, generis, birth, descent, race, kind, gender, fr. the root of genere, gignere, to beget, in pass., to be born, akin to E. kin. See {Kin}, and cf.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 gender — gender1 [jen′dər] n. [ME < OFr gendre, with unhistoric d < L genus (gen. generis), descent, origin, transl. Gr genos, race, class, sex: see GENUS] 1. Gram. a) the formal classification by which nouns are grouped and inflected, or changed in …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 gender — gen‧der [ˈdʒendə ǁ ər] noun [countable, uncountable] HUMAN RESOURCES the fact of being male or female: • Discrimination on the grounds of sex, race or gender is illegal. * * * gender UK US /ˈdʒendər/ noun [U] ► the condition of being either male… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 6 gender — ► NOUN 1) Grammar a class (usually masculine, feminine, common, or neuter) into which nouns and pronouns are placed in some languages. 2) the state of being male or female (with reference to social or cultural differences). 3) the members of one… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 Gender — Gen der, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gendered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gendering}.] [OF. gendrer, fr. L. generare. See {Gender}, n.] To beget; to engender. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 gender — [n] grammatical rules applying to nouns that connote sex or animateness common, feminine, gender specific, masculine, neuter; concept 408 …

    New thesaurus

  • 9 Gender — Gen der, v. i. To copulate; to breed. [R.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 gender — gender. sex (cм.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 11 gender — gender. См. пол. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 12 Gender — Gender, ein javanesisches Instrument, bestehend aus Metallplatten, welche geschlagen werden Unter jeder Platte befindet sich ein Bambusrohr, dessen Luftsäule, indem sie mit der Platte im Einklange sieht, eine volle Resonanz erzeugt …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 13 gender — n. The condition of being female or male, with emphasis on cultural implications of masculinity or femininity rather than biological and physical differences; the members of the female or male sex; see also sex The Essential Law Dictionary.… …

    Law dictionary

  • 14 Gender — This article is about the distinction between male and female entities and concepts. For other uses, see Gender (disambiguation). Gender is a range of characteristics used to distinguish between males and females, particularly in the cases of men …

    Wikipedia

  • 15 Gender — Der Begriff Gender [ˈdʒɛndɚ] bezeichnet das soziale oder psychologische Geschlecht einer Person im Unterschied zu ihrem biologischen Geschlecht (engl. sex). Der Begriff wurde aus dem Englischen übernommen, um auch im Deutschen die Unterscheidung… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 16 gender — According to Ann Oakley, who introduced the term to sociology, ‘“Sex” refers to the biological division into male and female; “gender” to the parallel and socially unequal division into femininity and masculinity’ (see Sex, Gender and Society,… …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 17 gender — 01. Children become aware of their own [gender] around the age of three and a half. 02. In Thailand, most of the couples who took part in a recent survey said that if they could choose the [gender] of their unborn child, they would prefer a boy.… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 18 gender — gen|der [ˈdʒendə US ər] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: gendre, from Latin genus; GENUS] 1.) [U and C] the fact of being male or female ▪ people of the same gender ▪ Discrimination on grounds of race or gender is forbidden. ▪ There may… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 gender — gender1 genderless, adj. /jen deuhr/, n. 1. Gram. a. (in many languages) a set of classes that together include all nouns, membership in a particular class being shown by the form of the noun itself or by the form or choice of words that modify,… …

    Universalium

  • 20 Gender —    In particular local cultures, the question of gender may be a significant determinant of shamanic ability, acceptability, and authority. However, it is rarely as simple a matter as saying “among this group, shamans are always male, while among …

    Historical dictionary of shamanism


We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.