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palmarium (plural palmaria)

  1. (zoology) One of the bifurcations of the brachial plates of a crinoid.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for palmarium in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Etymology 1[edit]

Literally "deserving of a palm", from palmārius (of or pertaining to palm trees), from palma (hand, palm of the hand; palm tree).



palmārium n (genitive palmāriī); second declension

  1. a masterpiece; something that deserves a prize
  2. (law) the fee of a successful advocate

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative palmārium palmāria
genitive palmāriī palmāriōrum
dative palmāriō palmāriīs
accusative palmārium palmāria
ablative palmāriō palmāriīs
vocative palmārium palmāria
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See etymology on the main entry.



  1. inflection of palmāris:
    1. genitive masculine plural
    2. genitive feminine plural
    3. genitive neuter plural


  • palmarium in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “palmarium”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • palmarium in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • palmarium in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016