1. a statement, concept, or thing that is self-contradictory or apparently so
1. "I am lying" is a famous paradox.
2. a person or thing that combines contradictory features or qualities
2. It might be said that a comatose person is a living paradox, since at one and the same time he seems to be both dead and alive.
para (contrary to)#dokein (to seem good) (Greek)
you are unique but "everybody is unique". this is a paradox