Per/per Pronouns


Per/pers are gender neutral neopronouns inspired by the word "person" which can be used regardless of gender or identity. Also Known as "person pronouns" these pronouns are used for a person of any gender. John Clark created person pronouns in a 1972 issue of the Newsletter of the American Anthropological Association. These pronouns were also used in a 1976 novel Woman on the Edge of Time by Marge Piercy.

Name Subject Object Determiner Pronoun Reflexive
per/per per per per pers perself

What are per/per pronouns?

per/per are preffered pronouns used to describe a person. When someone uses the per/per pronouns this means that they prefer to be referred to using those pronouns.
Don't know which pronouns to use?
Don't know which pronouns to use? If you are unsure of a persons pronouns it's always best to refer to them as they/them
How to use per/per pronouns
  • per is going to the store to buy chips.
  • I met per at the bus station today.
  • I played Pokemon on per Nintendo switch.
  • per took Buttons to the vet perself.
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