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  1. Newbie
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    Gender of "Earth"

    Please, is anybody on Earth in the know about the gender of 'Earth' in a rhetorical context?

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    Re: Gender of "Earth"

    Since we call her "Mother Earth," I'd say feminine. Most land areas and countries are referred to in the feminine sense.

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