follow Dictionary.com

Word of the Day
Saturday, August 27, 2011

Definitions for personalia

  1. Personal details such as biographical data, reminiscences, or the like.
  2. Personal belongings.

Learn something
new every day


GET OUR


Thank youfor signing up
Get the Word of the Day Email
Citations for personalia
For better or worse, this way of believing, of living fearfully in the world, was so much a part of Janice's personalia that it dictated her actions at an involuntary level. Steven Sherrill, The locktender's house: a novel
With the exception of a few small tidbits of personalia, Sean knew no more about Hong than when she had started. John James Kielty, Return to the Ashau
Origin of personalia
1900-1905
Personalia is adapted from the Late Latin personalis, "personal."