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persona Explained

persona at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


persona at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(pl) personae

persona at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1917, from L. persona "person." Originally a Jungian psychology term, "outward or social personality;" later (1958) "literary character representing voice of the author." ///

persona at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n plural personae /-ni[hA359]/ or personas [C] // [Date: 1900-2000; Language: Latin; Origin: PERSON]// the way you behave when you are with other people or in a particular situation, which gives people a particular idea about your character// --Joel has a cheerful public persona but in private he's different.//

persona at Italian => English Of Explained:

human being, man, person

persona at Latin => English Of Explained:

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persona at Spanish => English Of Explained:


persona at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

67 Moby Thesaurus words for "persona":
an existence, anima, article, being, body, character, coconscious,
collective unconscious, conscience, conscious self, creature,
critter, death instinct, ego, ego ideal, ego-id conflict,
entelechy, entity, ethical self, exterior, facade, face,
foreconscious, front, guise, id, identity, individual, integer,
item, libidinal energy, libido, life, mask, mind, module, monad,
motive force, object, organism, part, person, personality,
pleasure principle, point, preconscious, primitive self, psyche,
psychic apparatus, racial unconscious, role, self, single,
singleton, something, soul, subconscious, subconscious mind,
subliminal, subliminal self, submerged mind, superego, thing,
unconscious, unconscious mind, unit, vital impulse

persona at Latin => English Of Explained:

dtome a

persona at Spanish => English Of Explained:


persona at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

(plural personae or personas) (formal) the aspects of a person's character that they show to other people, especially when their real character is different:
His public persona is quite different from the private family man described in the book.

Persona at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Persona \Per*so"na\, n.; pl. {Person[ae]}. [L.] (Biol.)
Same as {Person}, n., 8.

persona at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: an actor's portrayal of someone in a play; "she played the
part of Desdemona" [syn: {character}, {role}, {theatrical
role}, {part}]
2: (Jungian psychology) a personal facade that one presents to
the world; "a public image is as fragile as Humpty Dumpty"
[syn: {image}]
[also: {personae} (pl)]

persona at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » personā



From Inter: etyl » la Inter: term » persona|persōna|mask; character|lang=la, sometimes said to derive from Inter: term » personare||to sound through or from Inter: etyl » ett|en {{term|

persóna at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » persona



* Inter: IPA » /ˈpʰɛr̥.souːna/|lang=is


From Inter: etyl » la|is Inter: term » persona|persōna|lang=la.


Inter: is-noun » f
  • person, individual
    1. Inter: grammar » lang=is person
    2. character (in a book, play, movie, etc.)


      Inter: is-decl-noun-f-w1 » pers|ó|n

      Derived terms

      * Inter: l » is|í eigin persónu

    Translation: fr » persóna
    Translation: io » persóna
    Translation: is » persóna
    Translation: it » persóna
    Translation: lt » persóna
    Translation: my » persóna
    Translation: fj » persóna
    Translation: pl » persóna
    Translation: pt » persóna
    Translation: sv » persóna

  • personā at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » persona



    Inter: head » lv|noun form|g=f
  • Inter: lv-inflection of » persona|loc|s