What does charisma mean?

Definitions for charisma
kəˈrɪz mə; -mə tə; ˈkær ɪz əmcharis·ma

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. charisma, personal appeal, personal magnetism(noun)

    a personal attractiveness or interestingness that enables you to influence others


  1. charisma(Noun)

    Personal charm or magnetism

  2. charisma(Noun)

    An extraordinary power granted by the Holy Spirit

  3. charisma(Noun)

    The ability to influence without the use of logic.


  1. Charisma

    The term charisma has two senses: compelling attractiveness or charm that can inspire devotion in others, a divinely conferred power or talent. For some theological usages the term is rendered charism, with a meaning the same as sense 2. Since the 1950s, the term has become widely used, with varying meanings, in religion, the social sciences, the media, and throughout Western societies. This article describes the theological and personality senses of the definition of charisma, the history of the term, and 21st century uses of both senses in particular sectors of society.

Editors Contribution

  1. charisma

    A divine energy, talent or ability given to people or leaders to inspire and motivate people for the benefit of all focused on a world justice, peace, inclusion, human rights, the rule of law, truth, freedom and transparency.

    Some beings have charisma, in truth we would aspire that all beings have charisma as all are worthy of it.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 12, 2017  

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Anagrams for charisma »

  1. machairs

  2. archaism

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of charisma in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of charisma in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of charisma in a Sentence

  1. John Kuse:

    Not a lot of charisma there.

  2. Alexei Igonin:

    He has charisma and speaks well, while he mixes in the right circles and gets the contacts he needs.

  3. Easton Wren:

    He had lots of charisma and the combination of technical capability with the charismatic personality enabled him to do well in the business here.

  4. Raphael Muntenkurian:

    He is almost divine. He has a special charisma, which appeals to each one, everybody is actually mesmerized by his appeal for peace and tolerance.

  5. Jillian Lauren:

    Prince Jefri's crazy, and decadent, at that time, it was attractive to me, Prince Jefri confidence and Prince Jefri charisma and Prince Jefri recklessness.

Images & Illustrations of charisma

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