1. [ noun ] (astronomy) a large asteroid; the second asteroid to be discovered
Related terms: asteroid
2. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 24344
3. [ noun ] (Greek mythology) goddess of wisdom and useful arts and prudent warfare; guardian of Athens; identified with Roman Minerva
Synonyms: Athene Pallas_Athena pallas_athene Athena
Related terms: Greek_deity Greek_mythology
Similar spelling:   palas