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gay icon

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  1. A celebrity who is much admired by gay men and/or lesbians.

Freebase

  1. A gay icon is a public figure who is embraced by many within lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities. Dykon, a portmanteau of the words "dyke" and "icon", has recently entered common lexicon to describe figures particularly iconic to lesbian people. Qualities of a gay icon often include glamour, flamboyance, strength through adversity, and androgyny in presentation. Such icons can be of any sexual orientation or gender; if LGBT, they can be out or not. Although most gay icons have given their support to LGBT social movements, some have expressed opposition, advocating against a perceived "homosexual agenda". Historical icons are typically elevated to such status because their sexual orientation remains a topic of debate among historians. Modern gay icons, who are predominantly female entertainers, commonly garner a large following within LGBT communities over the course of their careers. The majority of gay icons fall into one of two categories: They are either tragic, sometimes martyred figures or prominent pop culture idols.

Numerology

  1. The numerical value of gay icon in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. The numerical value of gay icon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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