A human being as distinguished from an animal or a thing.The pronoun or verb may be singular or plural.The ordinary persons, as distinguished from those who have wealth, rank, influence, etc.: a man of the people.

But efforts to impose such precise rules in language usually fail.or else from Middle French peupler, from Old French peuple.

Roman Empire used the, latin term, senatus Populusque Romanus, (the Senate and People of Rome)."Ousted Destiny's Child Member LaTavia Roberson Is Pretty Pissed About An Interview She Gave".