[LMB] OT: Gender Roles

brazee howard at brazee.net
Fri Oct 1 12:42:47 BST 2021

> On Sep 30, 2021, at 9:48 PM, Joel Polowin <jpolowin at hotmail.com> wrote:
> But terminal vowels in personal names *universally* code for "female".
> And as one of the one of the most noted documentarians of human
> sexuality in our field noted, "A girl's name ending in 'a' -- that
> always suggests a 'C' cup.”

It’s odd that “Dana” is a name accepted by both genders.  (There are other exceptions too)

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