- persona grata,
- persona non grata,
- personal care,
- personal column
Origin of personable
Examples from the Web for personable
Though never handsome, Spahn was a strong solidly built man in his youth with a plain yet personable manner.
Personable and approachable, Jordin was easy to give instruction to because she was present.
She was another one who was present and really—she had the background, she was personable, and she wanted to learn.
Liz, a small, personable woman, says she does not want to punish Cheryl Thayer.The Stacks: The Searing Story of How Murder Stalked a Tiny New York Town|E. Jean Carroll|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The personable lead character now runs a soul food restaurant with her son in St. Louis.
"A personable individual too, Morton—considering—" said Charley.Alone|Marion Harland
I was never pretty, like you, my dears; but personable, quite personable.A Question of Marriage|Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
The two ladies went forth with Jimmy, and as I saw them go I could but acknowledge my rival to be a personable fellow.The Lightning Conductor|C. N. Williamson
The plump and personable figure of Mr. Theodore Burr was crossing the square and disappearing into the door below.The Wishing Moon|Louise Elizabeth Dutton
The athletic and personable young actor—entitled upon programmes Owen Delamore—was striding to and fro talking excitedly.Robin|Frances Hodgson Burnett