What does PERSONNEL mean?

Definitions for PERSONNEL
ˌpɜr səˈnɛlPERSONNEL

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word PERSONNEL.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. force, personnel(noun)

    group of people willing to obey orders

    "a public force is necessary to give security to the rights of citizens"

  2. personnel department, personnel office, personnel, staff office(noun)

    the department responsible for hiring and training and placing employees and for setting policies for personnel management

Wiktionary

  1. personnel(Noun)

    employees; office staff

    Etymology: From personnel.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Personnel(noun)

    the body of persons employed in some public service, as the army, navy, etc.; -- distinguished from materiel

    Etymology: [F. See Personal.]

Freebase

  1. Personnel

    As in any other field of human activity, specialized personnel constitute a key commanding resource to generate outcome.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. personnel

    Those individuals required in either a military or civilian capacity to accomplish the assigned mission.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. personnel

    A word adopted from the French, and expressive of all the officers and men, civil and military, composing an army or a naval force.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. personnel

    (Fr.). All the officers and men, military and civil, composing an army, or any part of one, as opposed to matériel.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PERSONNEL' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3017

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PERSONNEL' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4067

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PERSONNEL' in Nouns Frequency: #1305

How to pronounce PERSONNEL?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say PERSONNEL in sign language?

  1. personnel

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of PERSONNEL in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of PERSONNEL in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of PERSONNEL in a Sentence

  1. Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein:

    It is difficult to see how children, even those throwing stones, can present a threat of imminent death or serious injury to heavily protected security force personnel.

  2. Chuck Grassley:

    It’s not a secret that the FBI is operating in the skies above our nation’s cities and towns, but what’s unclear is precisely what the bureau is doing and what legal framework is being used to guide its activity, it’s important that federal law enforcement personnel have the tools they need to find and catch criminals, but whenever an operation may also monitor the activities of Americans who are not the intended target, as several media reports suggest, we must make darn sure that safeguards are in place to protect the civil liberties of innocent Americans.

  3. Michael Connor:

    Were obviously very concerned about the environment and were doing everything we can to contain it, once we were assured that personnel were safe, our next priority effort was to ... contain any type of fuel.

  4. Councilwoman Nancy Hoffmann:

    I wish this event had never occurred ; we always grieve the loss of life, but I find nothing in the contemporaneous reporting of this event that convinces me of collusion or malicious action or inaction on the part of the Greensboro Police Department or City personnel.

  5. The Defense:

    The safety of our personnel and the security of our operations are of paramount concern. The Department of Defense and the military departments take any incursions by unauthorized aircraft into our training ranges or designated airspace very seriously and examine each report, this includes examinations of incursions that are initially reported as UAP when the observer cannot immediately identify what he or she is observing.

Images & Illustrations of PERSONNEL

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