But you cannot take away my identity as a transgendered person.
Hoping I might find a clue to his identity, I started researching my childhood medical records.
And yes, this is saying that Jewish identity can get expressed through power, not just through gefilte fish or prayer.
In Europe, bookies and prediction markets are taking financial bets on the identity of the next pope.
Armchair sleuths have been competing for years to determine the identity of one of the most notorious serial killers.
They are such utter bounders that I have no desire to disclose my identity to them.
A point of seeming difference between them establishes their identity.
The fixed and certain point here is the identity of the central figure, Skioldus-Scyld.
The Professor—I had guessed his identity—joined us, glancing at me inquisitively.
No doubt she had been unaware of my identity as his visitor, or she would never dared to have lurked there.
c.1600, "sameness, oneness," from Middle French identité (14c.), from Late Latin (5c.) identitatem (nominative identitas) "sameness," from ident-, comb. form of Latin idem (neuter) "the same" (see identical); abstracted from identidem "over and over," from phrase idem et idem. [For discussion of Latin formation, see entry in OED.] Earlier form of the word in English was idemptitie (1560s), from Medieval Latin idemptitas. Term identity crisis first recorded 1954. Identity theft attested from 1995.
identity i·den·ti·ty (ī-děn'tĭ-tē)
The set of behavioral or personal characteristics by which an individual is recognizable as a member of a group.
The distinct personality of an individual regarded as a persisting entity; individuality.