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Kathoey or katoey is a male-to-female transgender person or an effeminate gay male in Thailand.

Katoey is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Katoey books and related discussion.

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translators, guides (listed below) and all the katoey willing to share their life stories with us.
The case of Male-to-Male - Carol Jenkins - Nicholas - 29 Dec 06.indd
include 12000 waria in Indonesia (MOH Indonesia, 2002), 200000 katoey in .
Gay vs. 'Kathoey': Homosexual Identities in Thailand
IIAS Newsletter | #29 | November 2002. 7. By Megan Sinnott.
Otter Tale # 8.indd
Katoeys. Strange but true.
Move Over Pam Ann -
Thailand has the largest number oftranssexuals (called katoey in Thai) in the world.

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Phuket's 'Pian Patrol' Will Guard Patong Beachfront Night and Day
[Assaults occur when tourists and katoey ladyboys gather in the dark after 2am for drinking or sex. Others use the open shorefront as a public toilet.

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Kathoey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kathoey or katoey (Thai: กะเทย; RTGS: Kathoei;[kaʔtʰɤːj]) is a male-to-female transgender person or an effeminate gay male in Thailand.
Phuket Articles - Katoeys
Katoey – Thai Ladyboys | Thai Guide To Thailand
I was recently asked what is a Katoey and why are there so many Thai Ladyboys or Katoey in Thailand.
katoey ladyboy fun - YouTube
Feb 20, 2007 group of kathoeys have fun for the camera in thailand.
Katoey "Lady Boys" common in Thailand
Katoeys - "Lady Boys" A Katoey who agreed to pose for picture for 100 baht.

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