Altegender is a xenogender in which one's gender feels as though it’s in a parallel dimension, on a different plane, in a mirror universe, or just in an alternate existence. One my have an understanding of a gender, but it feels distant. It can be combined with other genders to form more specific genders (ie: altegirl, alteboy, altenonbinary, etc.) The name is derived from the phrase "alternate existence".
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Altegender was coined on September 20, 2016 by Tumblr user Gaypeachs (previously Transkrem).