Last modified on 22 May 2014, at 23:24

pegasister

EnglishEdit

A pegasister cosplaying the character Rainbow Dash.

EtymologyEdit

Blend of pegasus and sister.

NounEdit

pegasister (plural pegasisters)

  1. (slang) A female fan of the animated television series My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.
    • 2011, Christina Belisle, My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic review, Reporter, 30 September 2011, page 9:
      "Bronies" and "pegasisters," as some fans are called, point to the quality of animation and humor as what makes the series enjoyable.
    • 2011, Vauhni Vara & Ann Zimmerman, "Hey, Bro, That's My Little Pony! Guys' Interest Mounts in Girly TV Show", The Wall Street Journal, 5 November 2011:
      The group included four "Pegasisters," as the small minority of female bronies sometimes call themselves in this male-dominated world.
    • 2012, Reed Tucker, "Horsing around!", New York Post, 11 January 2012:
      “I’d say 80 percent of my friends are into it,” says the “pegasister,” slang for a female fan. “My dorm loves it. We get together to watch the shows, and we eat and laugh.”
    • For more examples of usage of this term, see the citations page.

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