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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Παλλάς (Pallás) and the related Πάλλας (Pállas), derived from πάλλειν (pállein, brandishing),in turn derived from πάλλω (pállō, to poise, sway, or swing). [1].

Proper nounEdit

Pallas

  1. (Greek mythology) Any of several people in Greek mythology:
    1. An epithet for Athena; later Pallas Athena.
    2. One of the Titans.
    3. The father of Pallas Athena.
    4. A goatish giant.
  2. (astronomy) 2 Pallas, the second largest asteroid of the main asteroid belt.
  3. A female given name of mythological origin; rare in English.

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  1. ^ Παλλάς in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers

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Proper nounEdit

Pallas

  1. (Greek mythology) Synonym of Athene

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Pallas astronomical symbol

Proper nounEdit

Pallas

  1. (Greek mythology) Pallas
  2. (astronomy) Pallas, the second asteroid discovered

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