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persona

See also: personā

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin persōna (mask; character), sometimes said to derive from personare (to sound through) or from Etruscan 𐌘𐌄𐌓𐌔𐌖 (φersu).

NounEdit

persona (plural personas or personae or personæ)

  1. A social role.
  2. A character played by an actor.
  3. (psychology) The mask or appearance one presents to the world.
  4. (computing) A type of skin used in Mozilla software.

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AsturianEdit

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NounEdit

persona f (plural persones)

  1. person

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin persōna (person).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

persona f (plural persones)

  1. person

EsperantoEdit

AdjectiveEdit

persona (plural personaj, accusative singular personan, accusative plural personajn)

  1. personal

FinnishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

persona

  1. Essive singular form of perso.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin persona.

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persona f (plural persone)

  1. person, pl people, persons
  2. someone, somebody, anybody
  3. body, figure
  4. (law) person, body
  5. (psychology) persona

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NounEdit

persona f (plural persones)

  1. person

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sometimes said to derive from personare (to sound through) or from Etruscan 𐌘𐌄𐌓𐌔𐌖 (φersu). Compare Ancient Greek πρόσωπον (prósōpon).

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NounEdit

persōna f (genitive persōnae); first declension

  1. mask
  2. character
  3. person, personality
  4. (grammar) person
InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative persōna persōnae
genitive persōnae persōnārum
dative persōnae persōnīs
accusative persōnam persōnās
ablative persōnā persōnīs
vocative persōna persōnae
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Etymology 2Edit

Inflection of the verb personō.

VerbEdit

personā

  1. second-person singular active imperative form of personō

LatvianEdit

NounEdit

persona f (4th declension)

  1. person

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin persona.

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persona f (plural personas)

  1. person