pessoa

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See also: Pessoa and pessõa

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese pessõa, from Vulgar Latin *pessona, from Latin persōna ‎(mask used by actor; role, part, character), perhaps a loanword from Etruscan *𐌘𐌄𐌓𐌔𐌖 ‎(φersu, mask), from Ancient Greek πρόσωπον ‎(prósōpon).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pessoa f (plural pessoas) (collective: pessoal)

  1. person

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:pessoa.

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