Is Supergirl and Superwoman the same?
Superwoman is the name of several fictional characters from DC Comics. Most of them are, like Supergirl, women with powers similar to those of Superman, like flight, invulnerability, and enhanced strength. Detective Comics, Inc. trademarked the name to prevent competitors from using it.
Is Superwoman good or evil?
Type of Villain
Superwoman is the alternate evil version of Wonder Woman and Lois Lane in DC Comics. She is also a member of the Crime Syndicate/Crime Society and lover of Owlman.
Why is Supergirl not called Superwoman?
So why Supergirl and not Superwoman? A major reason is that the show is based on the comic book character of the same name, who first appeared in comic books published by DC Comics in 1959, a different time for women.