Umlando Omfushane WeZwi Lobulili Eminyakeni Engamakhulu Amabili edlule

Lapha ku-Smitten, siphonsa igama ucansi imvamisa kuzwakala sengathi akuyona into engokwemvelo uma senza imisho embalwa singayisebenzisanga. Kodwa kwaba nesikhathi lapho lelo gama lamagama amathathu lalingafani kakhulu — futhi ucwaningo olusha ikhombisa ukuthi lelo gama elincane lisetshenziswe nini futhi kanjani eminyakeni engama-200 edlule liphrintiwe. Unentshisekelo kumlando wegama lethu eliyintandokazi? Qhubeka ufunde.

Isithombe singaqukatha Umbhede Wefenisha Yomuntu Wesithende kanye Nesineke



I-Dred.com, umphakathi odokotela eku-inthanethi e-United Kingdom, uhlaziye i-Corpus of Historical American English — i-database eku-inthanethi yemibhalo eqanjiwe engaphezu kwengu-100 000, engeyona eyamanga, kanye neyezikhathi ezithile kusukela ngo-1810 kuya ku-2009 — ukuze ifundwe ngokusetshenziswa kwamagama. Ngalokho kuphelile, lungiselela ukushaqeka: Igama * ucansi * lavela phakathi kuka-1810 no-1825, lapho lalisetshenziswa izikhathi ezingama-250 million kuyo yonke imibhalo. Ngokuqhathaniswa, * ubulili * bungatholakala cishe uhhafu ukuthi kaningi ngo-2009.

Ngokusobala, emuva ngosuku izwi ucansi yayisetshenziswa kakhulu ngokwezinto eziphilayo — ngamanye amazwi, ubulili bomuntu othile kwakungowesilisa noma owesifazane. 'Ucansi,' ngokocwaningo, luqala ukuvela embhalweni ku ezocansi imigomo ngo-1948, ngemuva nje kokuba iKinsey Institute ikhiphe imibiko yayo yokuqala ephathelene nobulili babantu. Noma kunjalo, igama ucansi yayihlotshaniswa nemfundo, hhayi ukuthi imnandi.



Ukuphenduka kwemishwana efana 'nokuheha ubulili,' 'ubulili bomlomo,' kanye 'nobulili kanye nobunqunu' kusebenze emibhalweni ngasekupheleni kwekhulu lama-20, ngokusho kocwaningo, ngenkathi igama elithi 'abalingani bezocansi' lingena olimini lwanamuhla ku ngawo-1980, ngenxa yengxenye yobhadane lwe-HIV ne-AIDS lwale minyaka eyishumi.



Futhi isitho ? Yebo lelo gama alizange livele okokuqala embhalweni kuze kube ngu-1930. Ngenhlanhla (noma ngeshwa, kuye ngokuthi ulibuka kanjani), * i-orgasm * negama elithi * mbumbulu * alizange lixhunyaniswe embhalweni kuze kube ngawo-1970. Sithi uma kunesifundo esifanayo esikhathini esizayo, senza konke okusemandleni ethu ukushaya lokho kumataniswa okuvela ezincwadini unomphela.

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