What does personnel mean?

Definitions for personnel
ˌpɜr səˈnɛlper·son·nel

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

  2. Origin: From personnel.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Personnel(noun)

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

  2. Origin: [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.

Editors Contribution

  1. personnel

    Personnel (noun)an employees working in a firm.

    Personnel a group of person that have a job title to perform.

    Submitted by pinkss5 on October 21, 2015  

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. Paul Goodman:

    Few great men could pass Personnel.

  2. Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry:

    A wall without personnel there means nothing.

  3. Mohammad Hadi Marashi:

    Five of the Guards personnel were wounded and one was martyred.

  4. John Tory:

    We have exhausted our available sites, our resources and our personnel.

  5. Chief Executive Brian Moynihan:

    It's a constant reduction in personnel through hard work and automation.

Images & Illustrations of personnel

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