When you're born and given up for adoption, what do you call the person who gave birth to you? I do not like the phrase "Birthmom" or "Birthparent" or anything like that since the person who gave birth to me is not actually my mom. She didn't raise me, so I would like a shorter way of saying this or a certain word for this? Thank you in advance!
If the OP wants to avoid using the most common and easily understood terms 1. biological mother and 2. birth mother, I suppose they could describe their parent, rather icily, as their
2. of, relating to, or belonging to the Hominidae
- Any of various primates of the family Hominidae, whose only living members are modern humans.