Pallas

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See also: pallas and pallás

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Pallas astronomical symbol

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Παλλάς (Pallás) and the related Πάλλας (Pállas), derived from πάλλειν (pállein, to brandish), present active infinitive of πάλλω (pállō, to poise, sway, or swing). [1].

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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 from Ancient Greek 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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Danish[edit]

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Pallas

  1. (Greek mythology) Synonym of Athene

French[edit]

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Pallas astronomical symbol

Proper noun[edit]

Pallas ?

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

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