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Personal means "of or pertaining to a person, or belonging to a person in some way", for example:

Personal may also refer to:

  • Personal advertisement - an ad, like a classified ad, generally meant to find romance or friendship
  • Telecom Personal, a mobile phone company in Argentina and Paraguay
  • Personal, the first album from singer-songwriter Quique González
    • "Personal", the first single from that album
  • The Personals, a 1998 short film

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Up to date as of January 15, 2010

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Part or all of this page has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Etymology

From Old French personel (modern: personnel).

Pronunciation

Adjective

personal (comparative more personal, superlative most personal)

Positive
personal

Comparative
more personal

Superlative
most personal

  1. Pertaining to human beings as distinct from things.
  2. Of or pertaining to a particular person; relating to, or affecting, an individual, or each of many individuals; peculiar or proper to private concerns; not public or general; as, personal comfort; personal desire.
  3. Pertaining to the external or bodily appearance; corporeal; as, personal charms.
  4. Done in person; without the intervention of another.
  5. Relating to an individual, his character, conduct, motives, or private affairs, in an invidious and offensive manner; as, personal reflections or remarks.
  6. Denoting person; as, a personal pronoun.

Derived terms

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Translations

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External links

  • personal in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913

Noun

Singular
personal

Plural
personals

personal (plural personals)

  1. A advertisement by which individuals attempt to meet others with similar interests.
  2. A movable; a chattel.

Anagrams


Spanish

Adjective

personal m. and f. (plural personales)

  1. personal

Noun

personal m. (plural personales)

Singular
personal m.

Plural
personales m.

  1. personnel







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