palam

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Cognate with Old Church Slavonic полѥ ‎(polje) (whence Bulgarian and Russian поле ‎(pole, field)), Old Armenian հող ‎(hoł, earth, soil), German West-falen.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

palam (not comparable)

  1. without concealment, openly, publicly, undisguisedly, plainly, unambiguously
Derived terms[edit]

Preposition[edit]

palam + ablative

  1. openly in the presence of someone, openly before someone

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflection form of pāla ‎(shovel, spade).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pālam

  1. accusative singular of pāla

References[edit]

  • palam in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • palam in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • palam in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to become known, become a topic of common conversation (used of things): foras efferri, palam fieri, percrebrescere, divulgari, in medium proferri, exire, emanare