Persona-grata meaning

grä'tə, grăt'ə
Fully acceptable or welcome, especially to a foreign government.

The diplomat was persona grata.

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A person who is acceptable or welcome; esp., a foreign diplomat acceptable to the government to which he or she is assigned.
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Origin of persona-grata

  • Late Latin persōna grāta Latin persōna person Latin grāta feminine of grātus acceptable
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition