Tranny

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Tranny (or trannies) may refer to:

Technology[edit]

  • Transformer, an electrical device
  • Transistor radio, a small portable radio receiver using transistor-based circuitry
  • Transmission (mechanics), a component of a motor vehicle
  • Ford Transit (slang), a range of Ford panel vans, minibuses, and pickup trucks
  • Photographic transparency, made using reversal film
  • Transition, the rounded section of the sidewall of a halfpipe used for skating, skiing, snowboarding, telemarking.

Society and culture[edit]

  • Tranny (slang)—generally pejorative term for:
    • Transvestite, a person who wears clothing traditionally associated with a gender other than their own
    • Transgender, a general term used to describe a variety of people who vary or diverge from conventional gender roles
    • Transsexual, a person who identifies with the sex opposite of the sex assigned to him or her at birth and who often seeks to become physiologically identifiable as that sex
    • Trans man, a female-to-male transgender or transsexual person
    • Trans woman, a male-to-female transgender or transsexual person

Other[edit]