muxe

[ moo-shey ]
/ ˈmu ʃeɪ /

noun, plural mu·xes [moo-sheys] /ˈmu ʃeɪs/, mu·xe.

in SW Mexico, a man who lives as a woman.

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Origin of muxe

< Zapotec < Spanish mujer ‘woman’
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