Green’s Dictionary of Slang

morphodite n.

also mophrodite, morfydyke, morph, morphadike, morphadite, morphdite, morphidite, morphodyke, morphrodite, morphy, moxphrodite, murphydyke
[popular mispron. of SE hermaphrodite]

1. a hermaphrodite; also as adj.

[UK]Vanbrugh Provoked Wife IV iii: I heard Mr Constable say he believed she was little better than a mophrodite.
[UK]Fielding Joseph Andrews (1954) I 51: You must [...] get a set of mophrodites to wait upon you.
[UK]Barrère & Leland Dict. of Sl., Jargon and Cant.
[US]J.W. Carr in ‘Word-List From Northwest Arkansas’ in DN III:v 400: morphodite, n. Hermaphrodite.
[US]H. Simon ‘Prison Dict.’ in AS VIII:3 (1933) 30/1: [...] 2. Morphadite, hermaphrodite.
[US](con. 1910s) J.T. Farrell Young Lonigan in Studs Lonigan (1936) 69: ‘Lissen! Wilson’s a morphidite,’ Studs said.
[US]J.H. O’Hara Appointment in Samarra (1935) 161: Did he know what a unique was? A unique, she told him, was a morphadite.
[UK]‘Sex’ in Worktown Collection (Mass Observation) box 56: ‘I can’t tell what he is, I call him a Gene,Jack [her husband] calls him a Moxphrodite’.
[US]N. Algren Man with the Golden Arm 87: You godamned hairy-ass morphodyke booze bums. [Ibid.] 227: Right square in the middle is what we call a murphydyke.
[US]Goldin et al. DAUL 141/2: Morph. 1. A hermaphrodite [...] Morphodite. (Erroneous for hermaphrodite) A hermaphrodite; (loosely in prison usage) a pederast; an oral sodo-mist.
[US]H. Gold Man Who Was Not With It (1965) 174: I suppose morphodykes are likely to take it personally when people get married.
[US]T. Berger Reinhart in Love (1963) 180: Morphadike, huh? Got both kinds of plumbing, huh?
[US]Trimble 5000 Adult Sex Words and Phrases.
[WI]F. Collymore Notes for Gloss. of Barbadian Dial. 77: Morphy. Hermaphrodite.
[US](con. 1910s) F.M. Davis Livin’ the Blues 36: Anybody with both male and female characteristics was a morfydyke.

2. in weak use of sense 1, something mixed.

[UK]Maidstone Teleg. 23 Nov. 6/1: [from N.Y. Tribune] First Down-Easter.— What sort of way is that for a Colonel to rig himself? Second Down-easter.— Morphodite rig, I guess. First Down-Easter.— Half General and Half Minister [...] Second Down-Easter.— Well, I said he was a morphodite.

3. a male homosexual.

[US]E. Milton To Kiss the Crocodile 258: Get up, yer self-destroying little morphrodite.
see sense 1.
[US]Guild Dict. Homosexual Terms 30: morphodite (n.): [...] inaccurately is used to refer to a male homosexual and not the physical hermaphrodite.
[US]B. Rodgers Queens’ Vernacular 106: the stereotype homosexual [...] morphdite.