palladium

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

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.

Noun[edit]

palladium (plural palladia)

  1. A safeguard (from a statue of Athena that was believed to safeguard the ancient city of Troy).
    • Blackstone
      The trial by jury is the Palladium of our civil rights.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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)

Noun[edit]

palladium (countable and uncountable, plural palladiums)

  1. A metallic chemical element (symbol Pd) with an atomic number of 46.
  2. (countable) A single atom of this element.
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Afrikaans[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

palladium (uncountable)

  1. palladium

Dutch[edit]

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

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palladium n (uncountable)

  1. palladium

Finnish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

palladium

  1. palladium

Declension[edit]

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 palladiumilleˣ
essive palladiumina
translative palladiumiksi
instructive
abessive palladiumitta
comitative

French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

palladium m (uncountable)

  1. palladium

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

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Noun[edit]

palladium n (genitive palladiī); second declension

  1. palladium

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Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative palladium palladia
genitive palladiī palladiōrum
dative palladiō palladiīs
accusative palladium palladia
ablative palladiō palladiīs
vocative palladium palladia

Limburgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pəˈlaː˨ɖɔ˧m]

Noun[edit]

palladium n

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

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¹ Dative and accusative are nowadays obsolete, the nominative is used instead.


Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

palladium n (uncountable)

  1. palladium

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