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The phragmaic flag.

An alternate phragmaic flag.

Phragmaic is an orientation where someone can experience attraction extremely fast for people. One who is phragmaic will experience attraction extremely fast and hard and love in a way that would take other people years to feel. The attraction could be platonic, romantic, or sexual. Someone could be phragmaic and experience attraction platonically for only people who are masc-aligned. The term phragmaic can also be added to terms such as asexual, so someone who is phragmaic asexual, is someone who is phragmaic, but only in non-sexual ways. The term phragmaic was created to be a further specification for people who want that to describe their orientation, but can be used as a standalone label.

One phragmaic experiences can include talking to someone only minutes before developing an extreme and intense crush on them.

There are subsets where you are only phragmaic toward certain people.

Etymology

The term phragmaic uses one of the seven greek words for love, phragma, meaning "committed compassionate love", and the suffix -ic meaning "pertaining to".

History

The term phragmaic was coined on March 28th, 2021, by Fandom user TheAshSystem.

Flag

The flag was created by Fandom user Emberfrost-cat on March 28th, 2021.

The alternate phragmaic flag was designed by FANDOM user Reign of the breadsticcs on April 2, 2021. The blue to color scheme represents emotional, non-conformant love, and the supernova symbol represents a quick, intense attraction.

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