People: Positions

The Main categories: People are split into the list which includes items to be drawn: Activities (Positions, Family tree, Ethnic group) Occupations, Sports.

Positions refers to the different physical configurations that the human body can take.

(23 Major groups and several examples). We compile a list with positions groups and some examples. Each group has to be extended upon request.

List of positions that can be illustrated with one example:

  1. Basic positions
    1. Standing
    2. Sitting
    3. Squatting
    4. Lying
    5. Kneeling
    6. Crouching
    7. All-fours
    8. Run
    9. Jump
    10. Rolling
    11. Flying
    12. End/Die
    13. Shot
    14. Got hit
  2. Atypical positions
    1. Standing on one leg
    2. Handstand
    3. Head stand
    4. Spreadeagle
    5. Crab position
  3. Microgravity
    1.  (…)
  4. Stress positions
    1. Hands up punishment
    2. Submission position (…)
    3. Torture (…)
  5. Submissive positions
    1. Bowing
    2. Genuflection
    3. Kneeling
    4. Kowtowing
    5. Prostration
  6. Bondage positions
    1. (…)
  7. Childbirth positions
    1. Squatting position
    2. All-fours
    3. Side lying
    4. Lithotomy position
  8. Dance positions
    1. (…)
  9. Defecation positions
    1. Squatting
    2. Semi-squatting
    3. Sitting.
  10. Urination positions
    1. (…)
  11. Eating positions
    1. (…)
  12. Heat escape lessening position
    1. (…)
  13. Sleeping positions
    1. Fetus
    2. Log
    3. Yearner
    4. Soldier
    5. Freefall
    6. Starfish
  14. Medical positions: Anatomic Directions.
    1. Anterior (ventral).
    2. Posterior (dorsal).
    3. Medial.
    4. Lateral.
    5. Proximal.
    6. Distal.
    7. Superior.
    8. Inferior.
    9. Cranial (cephalic).
    10. Caudal.
    11. Superficial (external).
    12. Deep (internal)
    13. Frontal plane.
    14. Sagittal plane.
    15. Transverse plane.
  15. Medical positions: Body Positions.
    1. Anatomic position
    2. Decubitus position
    3. Dorsal recumbant position
    4. Fowler position
    5. Semi-Fowler position
    6. Knee-chest position
    7. Knee-elbow position
    8. Left lateral recumbent position
    9. Lithotomy position
    10. Prone
    11. Sims positon
    12. Supine
    13. Trendelenburg position
    14. Bozeman’s position
    15. Mayer position
    16. Rose’s position
    17. Verticosubmental position
    18. Waters’ position
  16. Medical positions: Recovery position
    1. (…)
  17. Medical positions: Resting positions
    1. (…)
  18. Riding positions
    1. Equestrianism
    2. Cycling
    3. Motorcycling
  19. Sex positions: Exclusively penetrative positions
    1. Penetrating partner on top with front entry
    2. Penetrating from behind
    3. Receiving partner on top
    4. Sitting and kneeling
    5. Standing
    6. Anal sex positions
    7. Positions to promote or prevent conception
    8. Positions during pregnancy
  20. Sex positions: Non-exclusively penetrative positions
    1. Oral sex positions
    2. Fellatio
    3. Cunnilingus
    4. Sixty-nine
    5. Anilingus
    6. Genital-genital rubbing
  21. Sex positions: Group sex
    1. Threesomes
    2. Foursomes
    3. With many participants
    4. Multiple penetration
  22. Shooting positions
    1. Prone
    2. Standing
    3. Kneeling
  23. Asanas
    1. Abdominal
    2. Arm balance
    3. Backbend
    4. Forward Bend
    5. Inversion
    6. Kneeling
    7. Quadruped
    8. Resting
    9. Sitting
    10. Squatting
    11. Supine
    12. Twisting

References

  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_human_positions#Basic_positions
  • http://www.labyrinthgallery.64g.ru/pozy/str6en.htm
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Human_positions
  • http://creapersonajes.blogspot.com.es/
  • http://www.mt911.com/site/term/direction_position.asp#2