Girls' Love

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Synonyms: GL
See also: Yuri, Femslash, Shoujo ai, Boys' Love
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Girls' Love (ガールズラブ gāruzu rabu) occasionally spelled "Girl's Love" or "Girls' Love", or abbreviated as "GL", is term used in Japan to mean the depiction of attraction between women within anime and manga. It can be used interchangeably with the yuri however it is primarily used by the publishers rather than fans.[1]


  1. ^ "while fans and artists sometimes use yuri, publishers use "Girls' Love" in English,"