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Meaning of "persona non grata" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PERSONA NON GRATA

persona non grata  [pɜːˈsəʊnə nɒn ˈɡrɑːtə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PERSONA NON GRATA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Persona non grata is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PERSONA NON GRATA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

persona non grata

Persona non grata

In diplomacy, the term persona non grata, literally meaning "an unwelcome person," refers to a foreign person whose entering or remaining in a particular country is prohibited by that country's government. It is the most serious form of censure which one country can apply to foreign diplomats, who are otherwise protected by diplomatic immunity from arrest and other normal kinds of prosecution.

Definition of persona non grata in the English dictionary

The definition of persona non grata in the dictionary is an unacceptable or unwelcome person. Other definition of persona non grata is a diplomatic or consular officer who is not acceptable to the government or sovereign to whom he or she is accredited.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PERSONA NON GRATA


aspirata
ˌæspɪˈrɑːtə
braata
ˈbrɑːtə
carta
ˈkɑːtə
Carter
ˈkɑːtə
charter
ˈtʃɑːtə
desiderata
dɪˌzɪdəˈrɑːtə
errata
ɪˈrɑːtə
inamorata
ɪnˌæməˈrɑːtə
Jakarta
dʒəˈkɑːtə
Kolkata
ˈkolkɑːtə
Mahratta
məˈrɑːtə
Maratha
məˈrɑːtə
paratha
pəˈrɑːtə
rata
ˈrɑːtə
sonata
səˈnɑːtə
starter
ˈstɑːtə
strata
ˈstrɑːtə
substrata
ˈsʌbˌstrɑːtə
superstrata
ˌsuːpəˈstrɑːtə
understrata
ˈʌndəˌstrɑːtə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PERSONA NON GRATA

persona
persona grata
personable
personableness
personably
personae
personae gratae
personae non gratae
personage
personal
personal accident insurance
personal ad
personal allowance
personal assistant
personal belongings
personal best
personal bodyguard
personal call
personal care
personal chair

WORDS THAT END LIKE PERSONA NON GRATA

anata
automata
bachata
Basilicata
batata
big data
census data
data
kata
La Plata
Mahabharata
Mar del Plata
metadata
Mount Sorata
non grata
persona grata
Plata
pro rata
Sorata
Zapata

Synonyms and antonyms of persona non grata in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «persona non grata» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PERSONA NON GRATA

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Translator English - Chinese

不受欢迎的人
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

persona non grata
570 millions of speakers

English

persona non grata
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अवांछित व्यति
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

شخص غير مرغوب فيه
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

персоной нон грата
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

persona non grata
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

একজন অগ্রহণযোগ্য ব্যক্তি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

persona non grata
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Persona non grata
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Persona non grata
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ペルソナノングラータ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

않는 사람이 기피
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Persona non grata
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tính cách không grata
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நபர் அல்லாத கிரட்டா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

व्यक्ती नॉन गटा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

istenmeyen adam
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

persona non grata
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

persona non grata
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

персоною нон грата
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

persona non grata
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

persona non grata
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

persona non grata
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

persona non grata
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

persona non grata
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of persona non grata

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PERSONA NON GRATA»

The term «persona non grata» is regularly used and occupies the 75.545 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PERSONA NON GRATA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about persona non grata

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PERSONA NON GRATA»

Discover the use of persona non grata in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to persona non grata and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Persona Non Grata: A Novel of the Roman Empire
Engrossing, intricate, and-as always-wonderfully comic, Ruth Downie's latest is a brilliant new installment in this irresistible series. This is everything we've come to expect from our charming, luckless hero.
Ruth Downie, 2009
2
Persona Non Grata
This collection of stories explores the life of individuals and minorities in an African context.
Bart Wolffe, 2006
3
Persona Non Grata with Diabetes: A self-portrait of the ...
Growing up, coming to terms with, and living through the complications of diabetes. "An understanding of diabetic emotion over life defining moments. Bridging the gap between professional understanding and who we are."
Paul Cathcart
4
Persona Non Grata: The Expulsion of Lebanese Civilians from ...
Who Orders the Expulsions?
Virginia N. Sherry, 1999
5
Persona Non Grata: The Death of Free Speech in the Internet Age
This book is two things: The author's side of the story, and what he endured during what he calls "The Incident," and a passionate and convincing defense of free speech, not just in Canada but everywhere.
Tom Flanagan, 2014
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Persona Non Grata: A Memoir of Disenchantment with the Cuban ...
A leading Latin American progressive writer and intellectual recalls the four months he spent in Cuba in 1970 trying to reopen the Chilean embassy and confronting the evils of the Castro regime in the process. Reprint.
Jorge Edwards, 2004
7
One Day, All Children...: The Unlikely Triumph Of Teach For ...
The inspiring story of one young activist's visionary effort to revitalize our nation's neediest schools.
Wendy Kopp, 2008
8
Handbook of International Law
Persona non grata Article 9 confers on the receiving State the unqualified power to require the removal ofany member of the mission. For a diplomatic agentthe receiving State notifies the sending State that he is persona non grata, and for all  ...
Anthony Aust, 2010
9
Kenya National Assembly Official Record (Hansard)
Since the words "persona non grata" have been stamped on their passports, they cannot travel anywhere else in this region. Is the Assistant Minister in order? Mr. Mwaboza: Mr. Speaker, Sir, ordinarily, when people travel to other foreign states  ...
10
Dictionnaire de Politique Et D`économie:
Désigne un représentant diplomatique qui jouit de la confiance du gouvernement auquel il est ou doit être accrédité. Si l'Etat accueillant fait des réserves à l'égard du diplomate en question, celui-ci est désigné comme «persona non grata» ...
Harry Back, Günter Marquard, 1967

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PERSONA NON GRATA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term persona non grata is used in the context of the following news items.
1
British press toast Froome Tour de France win
"Froome enters the City of Lights feeling less like a champion carried aloft on a sedan chair than a persona non grata, maligned and ostracised, ... «Ten Eyewitness News, Jul 15»
2
Meet the world's richest man who changed Christianity
Years later, during a military skirmish with the more powerful Venice, Sigmund's financial irresponsibility had made him persona non grata to ... «New York Post, Jul 15»
3
WWE: From Hulkamania to Hulkaphobia
He was quickly made persona non grata with his firing. WWE took his merchandise off the availability list, his name off the roster and his ... «News Item, Jul 15»
4
'I'm gonna murder you': Veterans' advocate on desk duty at SIUE …
However, Lavite has not been declared “persona non grata,” which would forbid him access to the campus. Instead, for at least the last ... «Belleville News-Democrat, Jul 15»
5
Poll DNA: Wham, wham, wham
In 2010, Nitish had made Modi, then the Gujarat chief minister, persona non grata and "banned" him from campaigning in the state for the NDA ... «Calcutta Telegraph, Jul 15»
6
City unfolding as it should
And that the planning department has become persona non grata at council. As was the case with the offending photograph, Smith says those ... «Winnipeg Free Press, Jul 15»
7
Oklahoma football: Teammates say Joe Mixon's play could keep him …
... changed surrounding Joe Mixon, who in an instant went from ballyhooed five-star running back prospect to suspended persona non grata. «NewsOK.com, Jul 15»
8
Trump, Smarter Than You
... courageous as supporting, say, oxygen, that same moment cast this white Democrat who supports liberal black causes as persona non grata. «Town Hall, Jul 15»
9
Donald Trump and Iggy Azalea Are Ruining Everything For Geminis …
... Gemini, which comes from the latin word for "twins," are "two-faced" and b) current Tumblr persona non grata Iggy Azalea and Donald Trump. «Papermag, Jul 15»
10
Peter Bogdanovich talks his new screwball comedy and his plans to …
So he's persona non grata in Hollywood. Before the picture begins, he spends quite a bit of time in Italy, conning the Italians that he's got a story ... «Entertainment Weekly, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Persona non grata [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/persona-non-grata>. Nov 2019 ».
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