AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch persoon, from Middle Dutch persone, ultimately from Latin persōna.

NounEdit

persoon (plural persone)

  1. person

Derived termsEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch persone, ultimately from Latin persōna.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pərˈsoːn/, /pɛrˈsoːn/
  • (file)
  • (Netherlands) IPA(key): [pərˈsoʊ̯n], [pɛrˈsoʊ̯n]
  • (Belgium) IPA(key): [pərˈsoːn]

NounEdit

persoon m or f (plural personen, diminutive persoontje n)

  1. person, individual
    Synonym: mens
  2. (fiction) person, character, personality
  3. (Christianity) person, hypostasis

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: persoon

FinnishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

persoon

  1. Illative singular form of perso.

ManxEdit

NounEdit

persoon m (genitive singular ?, plural persoonyn)

  1. person, individual, being

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
persoon phersoon bersoon
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.