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Title: Androgynos  
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Androgynos is a term used in Jewish texts to refer to intersex and/or people who do not fit on the gender binary. The Androgynos is one of the six genders in the Talmud, Mishnah and other rabbinic texts.[1][2]


  1. ^ "Terms for Gender Diversity in Classical Jewish Texts". Retrieved 2012-10-28. 
  2. ^ "Gender Diversity in Halacha (The Way We Walk)". Retrieved 2012-10-28. 

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