This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word personhood
Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
being a person
"finding her own personhood as a campus activist"
WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
The state or period of being a person.
U.S. National Library of MedicineRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
The state or condition of being a human individual accorded moral and/or legal rights. Criteria to be used to determine this status are subject to debate, and range from the requirement of simply being a human organism to such requirements as that the individual be self-aware and capable of rational thought and moral agency.