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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin persōnālia

NounEdit

personalia pl (plural only)

  1. All the personal allusions, belongings, writings and information of an individual.
    • 1988 : Evidently doing this job would be as much a matter of probing his memory for links and identifications, as of reading his personalia and getting up the history of Sudan. - Alan Hollinghurst, The Swimming Pool Library, (Penguin Books, paperback edition, 96)

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin persōnālia

NounEdit

personalia pl (plurale tantum)

  1. General personal information (such as would be listed on e.g. a curriculum vitae), such as full name, age, place and date of birth, e-mail address, and telephone number.

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

persōnālia

  1. nominative neuter plural of persōnālis
  2. accusative neuter plural of persōnālis
  3. vocative neuter plural of persōnālis

ReferencesEdit

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “personalia”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre