Name: Pallas

Origin and Meaning of the Name Pallas

  • Meaning:
    Maiden, youth
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (PAL ass)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Pallas)
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Miscellaneous Info for Pallas

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Pallas is an epithet of Athena, the Greek goddess of wisdom. In Greek mythology Athena accidentally killed her playmate Pallas, and in remorse set Pallas' name before her own. There were several other figures named Pallas in Greek myth. One was a Titan who married the river Styx, a union which bore Zelus, Cratus, Bia and Nike.

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