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What are some tradtionally feminine occupations?

I can think of nanny, air hostess, nurse, of the top of my head, anymore? And what makes a profession/ job 'feminine'? p.s is a dental higienist a feminine profession?

Asked By: ELIZABETH - 5/24/2009
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Bank teller, nurse, hair dresser, dental hygienist, and teacher.
Answered By: Deirdre O - 5/24/2009
Additional Answers (8)
Yes I would say a dental hygienist probably would be. Adding to you list, pre-school workers, hairdressers, florists, psycologists, administrators. Any job is feminine if the vast majority who study or apply for it are women
Answered By: The darkness - 5/24/2009
 
Waitress, secretary, maid.
Answered By: Neo - 5/24/2009
 
I like those sexy librarian secretary.Feared by married women
Answered By: njnjiçijio:op:o - 5/24/2009
 
teacher, maid, cook, secretary, law clerk, receptionist... More
Answered By: D - 5/24/2009
 
Admin. assistant/secretary, flight attendant, nurse, babysitter/nanny, etc. Yes, dental hygienist has been considered a female profession, indeed.
Answered By: ♠♠♠Tara D♠♠♠ - 5/24/2009
 
Stay at home mother.
Answered By: I Am Back - 5/24/2009
 
Midwife. Seamstress. Before the industrial revolution, spinster (i.e one who spins). Domestic servant. In many countries, weaving is still regarded as a traditional feminine occupation, though in western Europe women were squeezed out of this trade during the medieval era... More
Answered By: Louise C - 5/25/2009
 
cook, ( chef was considered a male occupation), secretary, receptionist, librarian, waitress, hostess, maid, laundress, seamstress , homemaker,operator ( phone ) j
Answered By: JL3 - 5/25/2009
 
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