Die Übersetzung von "person" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /ˈpəːsn/ (plural people /ˈpiːpl/, persons)

a human being

There’s a person outside who wants to speak to you.

a person’s body

He never carried money on his person (= with him
in his pockets etc).
personal adjective

one’s own

This is his personal opinion
The matter will have my personal attention.


This is a personal matter between him and me.

in person

en personne
The Prime Minister will make a personal appearance.

(making remarks which are) insulting, especially about a person’s appearance etc

personal remarks
Don’t be personal!
personality noun (plural personalities)

a person’s characteristics (of the mind, the emotions etc) as a whole

a likeable / forceful (= strong) personality.

strong, distinctive (usually attractive) character

She is not beautiful, but she has a lot of personality.

a well-known person

(de la) personnalité
a television personality
(also adjective) a personality cult (= very great, usually too great, admiration for a person, usually a political leader).
personally adverb

in one’s own opinion

Personally, I prefer the other one.

doing something oneself, not having or letting someone else do it on one’s behalf

He thanked me personally.
personal computer noun

(also PC) a small computer that can be used independently by an individual user for word-processing, games, e-mail, storage of information. etc.

ordinateur; PC
personal pronoun

a pronoun which refers to the first, second or third persons.

personal stereo noun

(also Walkman®) a small (radio and) cassette player with headphones that enables the person wearing it to listen to music while walking etc.

walkman®; baladeur
personal watercraft noun

a small boat for one or two people that is ridden like a motorcycle.

scooter des mers
in person

personally; one’s self, not represented by someone else

en personne
The Queen was there in person
I’d like to thank him in person.

(Die Übersetzung von "person" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)