Intersex is a group of conditions where there is a discrepancy between the external genitals and the internal genitals (the testes and ovaries).
The older term for this condition, hermaphroditism, came from joining the names of a Greek god and goddess, Hermes and Aphrodite. Hermes wasa god of male sexuality (among other things) and Aphrodite a goddess of female sexuality, love, and beauty.
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