palladium

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See also: Palladium and palládium

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.
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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

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

palladium

  1. palladium

Dutch[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from English palladium.

Noun[edit]

palladium n (uncountable)

  1. palladium (element)

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

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; []

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 palladiumille
essive palladiumina
translative palladiumiksi
instructive
abessive palladiumitta
comitative

French[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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

Declension[edit]

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

Limburgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pəˈlaː˨ɖɔ˧m]

Noun[edit]

palladium n

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

Inflection[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named after the asteroid 2 Pallas +‎ -ium

Noun[edit]

palladium n (definite singular palladiumet, uncountable)

  1. palladium, chemical element, symbol Pd

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named after the asteroid 2 Pallas +‎ -ium

Noun[edit]

palladium n (definite singular palladiumet, uncountable)

  1. palladium, chemical element, symbol Pd

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Swedish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

palladium n (uncountable)

  1. palladium

Declension[edit]

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