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Words and expressions for menstruation around the world Send contributions from any culture and language! See also an excerpt from a Dutch book about words and expressions for menstruation.
AF "As I pointed someone to your site to read about all different names for menstruation because she asked what AF stands for, I guess it belongs in your list of words for menstruation.
It is the abbreviation for Aunt Flo that some women use on Internet," writes a Dutch frequent contributor to this site. March A friend comes to visit read about a film with this title Are you in need? Thought you might like a little extra positive terminology for your wonderful site.
She entitles her e-mail containing this information "That thing, that thing. First off, great site! Have a great week! They have both been created by me, but are related to historical circumstances: The Battle of Antietam during the Civil War is often considered the most costly single-day battle in terms of life loss on American soil.
This euphemism arises from when I was studying Greek medical thought in regards to female anatomy. Plato is quoted as remarking: A diagram of these thoughts that I once saw looked like a badger, and I am also unfortunate to get very bad cramps, so sometimes I say that the badger is very angry.
All of the girls on my hall now use the term," writes the contributor. In Septembera male wrote the following: I woke up one morning covered in blood like a war like a warning that I live in a breakable takeable body At 43 years old, my periods have always been irregular, so it is always a surprise when Aunt Fannie comes to visit again, usually after days.
Of course, Aunt Flow had to come along. It was a nicer way of saying it. I loved that and use it all the time! Admittedly, it is a seldom used term, however, a lot of genteel-sounding language is not really used these days.
We always used to laugh at her name and say it sounded like a period. I have a great aunt named Sally, who always meant well, but was constantly messing things up. My brother came up with it.
April See also a comment under Period. Contributed again in March So what if all your friends started. You can go swimming without fretting! Great site," writes the contributor. December Bleeding like a stuck pig see B. Bleeding the lining of my uterus through my sexual organs.
I use this expression in the Pacific Northwest of the U. It is particularily effective in clearing a room of men if announced loudly upon entering. For those less-euphemistic among us.
The new and rather more graphic description is bloodcannon. My partner-in-crime objects to this on the philosophical principle that a simple and factual description of things which happen may not be in good taste his example here is "explosive diarrhea" and that no, the hashtag does not make it better.
I register his complaint, but after passing golf ball sized blood clots at speed, bloodcannon is still completely accurate. The string on the tampon reminds me of a fuse, and blowing reminds me of a blow-out on a car with all the air leaked out.
I also view menstruation as a positive thing now. By the way, your Web site is wonderful.
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