as in other languages such as German or Italian, the use of this term comes from the English word “Invert”, used in the psychiatric field from the publication, in 1897, of the work of Havelock Ellis, “Sexual Inversion”. The paradigmatic term of pathologizing era in which, from a biased and heteronormative view, try to explain homosexuality as abnormal or diverted respect to heterosexuality, correct, natural and majority. Invertida and other related terms are the immediate antecedents of the word homosexual.

Related: Voltiá (Colombia), Volteada (Mexico), Rara (Chile, Colombia, Dominican Rep., Honduras, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Venezuela).

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