What does charisma mean?

Definitions for charismakəˈrɪz mə; -mə tə; ˈkær ɪz əm

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

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.

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Anagrams for charisma »

  1. machairs

  2. archaism


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alexei Igonin:

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

  2. 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.

  3. Rex Elsass:

    He's somebody who speaks to the heart of people, and has a leadership quality and a charisma that would be an incredible asset to anybody who was the nominee.

  4. Elizabeth Defeis:

    He is such a popular figure, and the combination of his charisma and the platform that he will be speaking from will help bring all these issues to the forefront.

  5. Richard Milhous Nixon:

    My strong point is not rhetoric, it isn't showmanship, it isn't big promises-those things that create the glamour and the excitement that people call charisma and warmth.

Images & Illustrations of charisma

  1. charismacharismacharisma

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