What does Personal mean?

Definitions for Personal
ˈpɜr sə nlPer·son·al

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. personaladjective

    a short newspaper article about a particular person or group

  2. personaladjective

    concerning or affecting a particular person or his or her private life and personality

    "a personal favor"; "for your personal use"; "personal papers"; "I have something personal to tell you"; "a personal God"; "he has his personal bank account and she has hers"

  3. personaladjective

    particular to a given individual

  4. personaladjective

    of or arising from personality

    "personal magnetism"

  5. personaladjective

    intimately concerning a person's body or physical being

    "personal hygiene"

  6. personaladjective

    indicating grammatical person

    "personal verb endings"

Wiktionary

  1. personalnoun

    A advertisement by which individuals attempt to meet others with similar interests.

    Etymology: From personel (modern: personnel).

  2. personalnoun

    A movable; a chattel.

    Etymology: From personel (modern: personnel).

  3. personaladjective

    Pertaining to human beings as distinct from things.

    Etymology: From personel (modern: personnel).

  4. personaladjective

    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

    Etymology: From personel (modern: personnel).

  5. personaladjective

    Pertaining to the external or bodily appearance; corporeal; as, personal charms.

    Etymology: From personel (modern: personnel).

  6. personaladjective

    Done in person; without the intervention of another.

    Etymology: From personel (modern: personnel).

  7. personaladjective

    Relating to an individual, his character, conduct, motives, or private affairs, in an invidious and offensive manner; as, personal reflections or remarks.

    Etymology: From personel (modern: personnel).

  8. personaladjective

    Denoting person; as, a personal pronoun.

    Etymology: From personel (modern: personnel).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Personaladjective

    pertaining to human beings as distinct from things

    Etymology: [L. personalis: cf. F. personnel.]

  2. Personaladjective

    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

    Etymology: [L. personalis: cf. F. personnel.]

  3. Personaladjective

    pertaining to the external or bodily appearance; corporeal; as, personal charms

    Etymology: [L. personalis: cf. F. personnel.]

  4. Personaladjective

    done in person; without the intervention of another

    Etymology: [L. personalis: cf. F. personnel.]

  5. Personaladjective

    relating to an individual, his character, conduct, motives, or private affairs, in an invidious and offensive manner; as, personal reflections or remarks

    Etymology: [L. personalis: cf. F. personnel.]

  6. Personaladjective

    denoting person; as, a personal pronoun

    Etymology: [L. personalis: cf. F. personnel.]

  7. Personalnoun

    a movable; a chattel

    Etymology: [L. personalis: cf. F. personnel.]

CrunchBase

  1. Personal

    Personal (www.personal.com) gives individuals a web and mobile platform and vault for securely storing, sharing and reusing their important data, notes and files at home and work, connecting them with trusted people, organizations and apps in their lives. Built on a privacy- and security-by-design platform, Personal helps individuals to properly leverage their data so they can realize the most value from it – all with the peace of mind that the data in their vault remains legally theirs, they always know who can access it, and it can’t be shared without their permission. The company's product and innovative approach to data ownership have been covered in national and international media outlets, including The New York Times, CNN, The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The Atlantic, TechCrunch, Mashable, GigaOm, Fast Company and others. Personal is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Editors Contribution

  1. personal

    Relating or specific to a person or human being.

    The personal assistant was so efficient, helpful and organized.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 14, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Personal' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #523

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Personal' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1136

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Personal' in Adjectives Frequency: #61

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Personal in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Personal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Personal in a Sentence

  1. Bernie Sanders:

    Ladies and gentlemen, I would like to place for nomination this evening the name of one of the great leaders of our time and a man who has waged the most courageous and exciting political campaigns in the modern history of this nation. I place for nomination, with a great deal of personal pride, the name of Jesse Jackson.

  2. President Barack Obama:

    This reflects my personal commitment, and the national commitment of the United States, to a strong and enduring partnership with your 10 nations.

  3. Sally Outlaw:

    The number one myth [about crowdfunding] is the word ‘crowd’ itself, you have to go out there really one-to-one. It comes back down to personal relationships -- the success of a campaign.

  4. Stacey Abrams:

    Voters without a driver's license or state ID must surrender their personal information and risk identify theft just to receive an absentee ballot.

  5. Scott Kelly:

    I'm going to keep a personal journal of the experience.

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