palladium

See also: Palladium and palládium

EnglishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • enPR: pəlā'dēəm, IPA(key): /pəˈleɪdiəm/
    • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

The sense of "safeguard" comes from Latin Palladium (the image of Pallas that protected Troy), from Ancient Greek Παλλάδιον (Palládion), from Παλλάς (Pallás), an alternative name for Athena.

NounEdit

palladium (plural palladia)

  1. A safeguard.
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

The element was named after Pallas, an asteroid that had been discovered two years before the element.

Chemical element
Pd
Previous: rhodium (Rh)
Next: silver (Ag)

NounEdit

palladium (countable and uncountable, plural palladiums)

  1. A chemical element (symbol Pd) with an atomic number of 46: a rare, lustrous silvery-white metal.
  2. (countable) A single atom of this element.
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AfrikaansEdit

Chemical element
Pd
Previous: rodium (Rh)
Next: silwer (Ag)

NounEdit

palladium (uncountable)

  1. palladium

DanishEdit

NounEdit

palladium n (singular definite palladiummet, not used in plural form)

  1. palladium

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Chemical element
Pd
Previous: rhodium (Rh)
Next: zilver (Ag)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌpɑˈlaː.di.ʏm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pal‧la‧di‧um

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from English palladium.

NounEdit

palladium n (uncountable)

  1. palladium (element)

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Latin palladium, from Ancient Greek παλλάδιον (palládion, statue of Pallas Athena).

NounEdit

palladium n (plural palladia)

  1. (archaic) palladium, safeguard (something that guarantees protection)
    • 1849, Petrus Hofstede de Groot, Is bezuiniging op het Onderwijs, voor al door opheffing eener Hoogeschool, aan te raden?, publ. by C. M. van Bolhuis Hoitsema, page 33.
      Het is toch algemeen aangenomen , dat Universiteiten de palladia der geleerdheid en beschaving zijn ; []
      It is after all commonly assumed that universities are the palladia of learnedness and civilisation; []

FinnishEdit

 
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NounEdit

palladium

  1. palladium

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of palladium (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative palladium
genitive palladiumin
partitive palladiumia
illative palladiumiin
singular plural
nominative palladium
accusative nom. palladium
gen. palladiumin
genitive palladiumin
partitive palladiumia
inessive palladiumissa
elative palladiumista
illative palladiumiin
adessive palladiumilla
ablative palladiumilta
allative palladiumille
essive palladiumina
translative palladiumiksi
instructive
abessive palladiumitta
comitative
Possessive forms of palladium (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person palladiumini palladiumimme
2nd person palladiumisi palladiuminne
3rd person palladiuminsa

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

palladium m (uncountable)

  1. palladium

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LatinEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek παλλάδιον (palládion), neuter of παλλάδιος (palládios), Παλλάς (Pallás, of Pallas). See Pallas.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

palladium n (genitive palladiī); second declension

  1. palladium, one of perhaps several statues of Athena, as in the Iliad and Aeneid, believed to safeguard Troy, and later, various Italian cities

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative palladium palladia
Genitive palladiī palladiōrum
Dative palladiō palladiīs
Accusative palladium palladia
Ablative palladiō palladiīs
Vocative palladium palladia

LimburgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [pəˈlaː˨ɖɔ˧m]

NounEdit

palladium n

  1. (uncountable) palladium
  2. a part of palladium

InflectionEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Named after the asteroid 2 Pallas + -ium.

NounEdit

palladium n (definite singular palladiumet, uncountable)

  1. palladium, chemical element, symbol Pd

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

Named after the asteroid 2 Pallas + -ium.

NounEdit

palladium n (definite singular palladiumet, uncountable)

  1. palladium, chemical element, symbol Pd

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

palladium n (definite singular palladiet, indefinite plural palladium, definite plural palladia)

  1. palladium, safeguard

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SwedishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

palladium n (uncountable)

  1. palladium

DeclensionEdit

Declension of palladium 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative palladium palladiumet
Genitive palladiums palladiumets