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PERSONALITY. An abstract of personal; as, the action is in the personalty, that is, it is brought against a person for a personal duty which he owes. It also signifies what belongs to the person; as, personal property.

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A "case" which can be included, as well, into the pattern of double personality, is the presence of the writer Ciru Partenie in the novel Noaptea de Sanziene / The forbidden forest by Mircea Eliade.
The idea that the Torah is specifically trying to make us aware of Ya'akov's unusual double personality also helps us understand some of the strange juxtapositions of the two names, such as when he strengthens himself to bless Joseph's children (Gen.
Pulso is accompanied by a crocodile skin or silk strap with an original baroque clasp emphasising its double personality, and reflecting the lively rhythm of the fashionable woman's life.