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Παλλάς , άδος, , Pallas, epith. of Athena,
A.Παλλὰς ἈθηναίηIl. 1.200, etc.; later used alone, = Ἀθήνη, B.5.92, Hdt.5.77, IG12.573, etc.
2. coin bearing the head of Pallas, Eub.6 (pl.).
II. maiden-priestess, Str.17.1.46, Eust.1742.37.
III. Pythag. name for five, Theol.Ar. 32. (Commonly deriv. from πάλλω, either as Brandisher of the spear, or παρὰ τὸ ἀναπεπάλθαι ἐκ τῆς κεφαλῆς τοῦ Διός, etc., Pl.Cra.407a, EM 649.52, cf. Eust.84.43, but prob. orig. virgin, maiden, cf. sq. and v. παλλακή fin., πάλλαξ.)
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (5):
    • Bacchylides, Epinicians, 5.92
    • Herodotus, Histories, 5.77
    • Homer, Iliad, 1.200
    • Plato, Cratylus, 407a
    • Strabo, Geography, 17.1.46
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