Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: Pallas  pa-lus
  1. (Greek mythology) goddess of wisdom and useful arts and prudent warfare; guardian of Athens; identified with Roman Minerva
    - Athena, Athene, Pallas Athena, Pallas Athene
  2. A large asteroid; the second asteroid to be discovered
    - 2 Pallas

Type of: asteroid, Greek deity

Encyclopedia: Pallas, Peter Simon