See also: Πάλλας


Ancient GreekEdit

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From παλλακίς ‎(pallakís, concubine), most likely from Proto-Indo-European *parikehª ‎(concubine, wanton woman), related to Avestan 𐬞𐬀𐬌𐬭𐬌𐬐𐬁 ‎(pairikā, demonic courtesan) and Manichaean Parthian pryg ‎(parīg).[1]


Proper nounEdit

Παλλάς ‎(Pallásf ‎(genitive Παλλάδος); third declension

  1. Pallas, daughter of Triton
  2. Pallas (Athena)

Usage notesEdit

Παλλάς ‎(Pallás) is feminine and uses the third declension stem Παλλάδ-. The similarly-spelt name Πάλλας ‎(Pállas) is masculine and uses the different third declension stem Πάλλαντ-.


Derived termsEdit



  • Παλλάς in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Παλλάς in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Παλλάς in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • Παλλάς in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited, page 1,003
  1. ^ Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture