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Definition of Who

Who

  1. Originally, an interrogative pronoun, later, a relative pronoun also; -- used always substantively, and either as singular or plural. See the Note under What, pron., 1. As interrogative pronouns, who and whom ask the question: What or which person or persons? Who and whom, as relative pronouns (in the sense of that), are properly used of persons (corresponding to which, as applied to things), but are sometimes, less properly and now rarely, used of animals, plants, etc. Who and whom, as compound relatives, are also used especially of persons, meaning the person that; the persons that; the one that; whosoever.
  2. One; any; one.

Who Quotations

The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have. - Vince Lombardi
The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.
Vince Lombardi

Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself - and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That's what real love amounts to - letting a person be what he really is.
Jim Morrison

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. - Walter Winchell
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
Walter Winchell

Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you! - Dr. Seuss
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Dr. Seuss

People who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who do. - Isaac Asimov
People who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who do.
Isaac Asimov
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Who Translations

who in Afrikaans is wat, wie, watter
who in Dutch is hetwelk, wie, dat, welke, welk, die
who in Finnish is kuka
who in French is quelles, quels, qui, quelle, lequel, quel, qu'
who in German is welcher, wer, wer
who in Italian is che, chi
who in Latin is quisnam; quidnam
who in Norwegian is hvem
who in Portuguese is quem
who in Swedish is vilken, vem, som
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