This word has also been spotted referring to dykes, presumably ones who are big, butch, and burly, though perhaps not so furry. Lesbians in the camp probably would have also worn the black triangle, although there is some debate about it. It is sometimes worn as a pride symbol by lesbians. This idea is duscussed in the short story "Am I Blue?
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Purple Rhinoceros Labrys The labrys is less popular now that it once was, even though its connection to lesbianism and women began thousands of years ago. The labrys is basically a double bladed axe or hatchet which can be used for both harvesting and as a weapon. The first labrys is believed to have been created over 8, years ago. It was favored by tribes of female Amazons that roamed the area around what is now Kazakstan in central Asia.