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Nonpuer or nonvir is a term for "Someone who is not male at all in any way, shape, or form, but feels a strong connection to masculinity within their gender."[1] Nonpuer is Latin for "not boy" and nonvir is Latin for "not man".

Related identities Proxvir
Frequency 0.01%
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Nonpuella (or nonera) is the corresponding gender for someone connected to femininity but not female at all. For those who are connected to both masculinity and femininity but aren't female or male at all, the term is nonpuerella or nonvirmina.[2]

In the 2020 Gender Census, two respondents (0.01%) were nonpuer.[3]


  1. "Is there a term for someone who identifies as a girl but with large connections and identifying with masculinity and traditionally masculine traits?". 1 February 2017.
  3. GC2020 Public Copy, 1 November 2020