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|Hindi to English translations [PRO]|
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
|Hindi term or phrase: hijda|
|I've been translating a book with numerous hindi words in dialogues, and here is one of them|
|Local time: 05:45|
wikipedia says about Hijda (eunuch)- Hijra, a Hindi term traditionally translated into English as "eunuch", actually refers to what modern Westerners would call male-to-female transgender people and effeminate homosexuals (although some of them reportedly identify as belonging to a third sex).
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