We come from the land of the ice and snow,
From the midnight sun where the hot springs blow.
How soft your fields so green, can whisper tales of gore,
Of how we calmed the tides of war. We are your overlords. - Led Zeppelin/ Immigrant Song
1780 Painting by John Collet - The Transmutation of Sexes
1.) An effeminate young male. 2.) 1700 British. A gay dude. The term comes from the notorious men's club, The Mollies or the Molly-house(s). It was like the bunny ranch, but for gay men. Other spellings include: Molley, Mollie, Mally or Moll.