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From Middle English persone < Old French persone (human being) < Latin persona (a dramatic mask , hence role, part, character ), possibly < Etruscan phersu ("mask").
person ( plural: persons , people (by suppletion))
person m . ( definite singular personen ; indefinite plural personer ; definite plural personene )
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