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Sonnegender is a xenogender defined as "a gender relating to heat, warmth, summer, brightness, etc."1


Sonnegender is defined as "any of the following:

  • A gender related to the sun.
  • A gender influenced by the sun / by the placement of the sun in the sky.
  • May be stronger during the day and on sunny days.
  • A gender influenced by a kintype to the sun.
  • A gender related to the Greek or Roman God Apollo, or the Greek God Helios, or the Roman God Sol, or any other sun deity.
  • A gender influenced by one’s devotion to any of the aforementioned gods.
  • A gender that can be otherwise explained or identified using the sun.

Subsets of sunnegender [sic] include:

  • Sonneboy
  • Sonnegirl
  • Sonnenonbinary
  • Sonneagender
  • Sonneandrogyne
  • Sonne[gender]

The name comes from the German word for sun, “Sonne”2

History of the term

Sonnegender was coined on or before October 9, 2018 by tumblr user neo-identity. The flag was created at the same time.3

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