Photo of a rooster.


List of male terms.

Men, stallions, roosters and rams - they're all here.

A gander is a male goose.

Your grandfather is the father of your mother or father. Some other names for Grandfather are Grandpa, Gramps, Opa or Pop.

Photo of a groom
Photo by Andrew Magill

A groom is a man who is about to get married. His future wife is called the bride.

Photo of a superhero
Photo by Dave Shafer

A hero is someone who is very brave and does good deeds that other people can't. Superheros are a special kind of hero that have powers that help them do things like fight crime. Superheros tend to wear costumes.
A female hero is called a heroine.

A husband is the male of a married couple. The female is his wife.

Photo of a lad
Photo by Dan Zen

A lad is another word for a boy or a young man.

Photo of a male duck
Photo by Alan Vernon

A plant or animal is male if he can produce sperm or similar male cells that can be used to fertilize an egg or create a viable seed.

A man is an adult male person. Your father and your grandfather are men.