[ pair-suh n; Swedish per-sawn ]
/ ˈpɛər sən; Swedish ˈpɛr sɔn /


Gö·ran [yœ-rahn] /ˈyœ rɑn/, born 1949, prime minister of Sweden 1996–2006. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for persson

  • When Persson arrived next morning with soldiers, he found the bird flown.

  • He knew that another Persson who had been with him in the war lived there, and found his house.

  • Grocer Persson, a bag of oatmeal, a quart of potatoes, and a bottle of pickled onions.

    The Red Room|August Strindberg
  • Before the first dumfounded Persson could jump forward the bolt grated home inside and the door was sealed.

    The Ethical Engineer|Henry Maxwell Dempsey