Definitions

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  • adj. Of, relating to, or characteristic of a person; personal; personlike; personable.
  • adv. Alternative form of personally.

Etymologies

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From person +‎ -ly. Compare Dutch persoonlijk ("personal"), German persönlich ("personal"), Swedish personlig ("personal"). See also personlike.

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From person +‎ -ly or as a variation or personally. Compare Middle English personely.

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