Posted on January 12, 2009 at 7:17pm
/ˈænəmə/ Show Spelled Pronunciation [an-uh-muh]
1. soul; life.
2. (in the psychology of C. G. Jung)
a. the inner personality that is turned toward the unconscious of the individual (contrasted with persona ).
b. the feminine principle, esp. as present in men (contrasted with animus ).
1920–25; < L: breath, vital force, soul, spirit
1. The inner self of an individual; the soul.
2. In Jungian psychology: