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Pederast vs. Pedophilia — What's the Difference?

Pederast vs. Pedophilia — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Pederast and Pedophilia

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Pederast

A man who has sexual relations, especially anal intercourse, with a boy.
Mar 08, 2022

Pedophilia

Pedophilia (alternatively spelt paedophilia) is a psychiatric disorder in which an adult or older adolescent experiences a primary or exclusive sexual attraction to prepubescent children. Although girls typically begin the process of puberty at age 10 or 11, and boys at age 11 or 12, criteria for pedophilia extend the cut-off point for prepubescence to age 13.
Mar 08, 2022

Pederast

A man who is engaged in an erotic relationship with an adolescent boy; a practitioner of pederasty.
Mar 08, 2022

Pedophilia

The deriving of sexual gratification from sexual fantasies or acts involving a child.
Mar 08, 2022

Pederast

One guilty of pederasty; a sodomite.
Mar 08, 2022
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Pedophilia

Sexual attraction to children by adults.
Mar 08, 2022

Pederast

A man who has sex (usually sodomy) with a boy as the passive partner
Mar 08, 2022

Pedophilia

(by extension) Sexual activity between adults and children; the act of child molestation.
Mar 08, 2022

Pedophilia

A sexual perversion in which children rather than adults most strongly excite sexual desire, and are used as sexual partners.
Mar 08, 2022

Pedophilia

Sexual activity of an adult with a child
Mar 08, 2022

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