Androgyny Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Androgyny

  1. Hermaphrodites half-man, half-woman; offspring of Hermes and Aphrodite. [Gk. Myth.: Hall, 153]
  2. Iphis Cretan maiden reared as boy because father ordered all daughters killed. [Gk. Myth.: Howe, 143]
  3. Tiresias prophet who lived as man and a woman. [Gk. Myth.: Zimmerman, 255–256]