Homosexuality is defined as being attracted to somebody of the same sex. The word, coined in 1869, comes from the Greek prefix “homo-,” which means “same,” and the Latin root “sex.” The term “homosexual” can be used to describe somebody’s romantic preference, sexual history or identity.

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  • mel

    Its also legal in the uk now!

  • Richie

    Marriage between gay people is legal in New York too.
    Update this!!!

  • Chrysalis

    This is why I love my country – Canada! ^^

  • Miranda

    Vermont (where I live) also has legalized gay marriage. 😀