Māhū in Kanaka Maoli (Hawaiian) and Maohi (Tahitian) cultures are third gender persons with traditional roles within society, similar to Tongan fakaleiti and Samoan fa'afafine, and analogous to the Neapolitan femminiello.
- Kumu Hina (2014) - a documentary film about Hinaleimoana Kwai Kong Wong-Kalu
- Two-Spirit, a similar concept in some indigenous North American communities
References and sourcesEdit
- Eisenman, Stephen F., (1999). Gauguin's Skirt. London: Thames and Hudson. ISBN 978-0500280386.
Matzner, Andrew (2001). O Au No Keia: Voices from Hawai'i's Mahu and Transgender Communities