See also: Perso and Perso-

EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈperso/
  • Hyphenation: per‧so

NounEdit

perso (accusative singular person, plural persoj, accusative plural persojn)

  1. Persian (a member of the Persian ethnic group)

FinnishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

perso (comparative persompi, superlative persoin)

  1. greedy for something
    Nalle Puh on perso hunajalle.
    Winnie the Pooh is greedy for honey.
  2. The noun sweet tooth may be used when the greed is for sweet things in general.
    Olen todella perso makealle.
    I'm a real sweet tooth.

Usage notesEdit

The word perso is seldom used without specifying a specific object for which someone is greedy. The structure is:

  • perso + (allative) = greedy + (for something)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of perso (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative perso persot
genitive person persojen
partitive persoa persoja
illative persoon persoihin
singular plural
nominative perso persot
accusative nom. perso persot
gen. person
genitive person persojen
partitive persoa persoja
inessive persossa persoissa
elative persosta persoista
illative persoon persoihin
adessive persolla persoilla
ablative persolta persoilta
allative persolle persoille
essive persona persoina
translative persoksi persoiksi
instructive persoin
abessive persotta persoitta
comitative persoine
Possessive forms of perso (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person personi persomme
2nd person persosi personne
3rd person personsa
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Apocope of personnel.

AdjectiveEdit

perso (plural persos)

  1. (colloquial) personal
  2. (colloquial) one's own
    T'as une voiture perso?Do you have your own car?

Etymology 2Edit

Apocope of personnellement.

AdverbEdit

perso

  1. (colloquial) personally (in one's own opinion)
    Perso, je suis contre l'avortement.Personally, I am against abortion.

Etymology 3Edit

Apocope of personnage.

NounEdit

perso m (plural persos)

  1. (video games) character
    • 2001, Laurent Trémel, Jeux de rôles, jeux vidéo, multimédia. Les faiseurs de mondes, Presses universitaires de France (publ.), page 158.
      Mon voisin craignait de perdre son “perso” (personnage) – “Huls” – un pisteur qu'il chouchoutait depuis quatre ans.
      My neighbor feared losing his character - "Huls" - a tracker he had pampered for four years.

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VerbEdit

perso

  1. past participle of perdere

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AdjectiveEdit

perso (feminine singular persa, masculine plural persi, feminine plural perse)

  1. lost, wasted

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