Definition of Pallas Athena
1. Noun. (Greek mythology) goddess of wisdom and useful arts and prudent warfare; guardian of Athens; identified with Roman Minerva.
Category relationships: Greek Mythology
Generic synonyms: Greek Deity
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Literary usage of Pallas Athena
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1. Ancient Art and Its Remains: Or, A Manual of the Archaeology of Art by Karl Otfried Müller, Friedrich Gottlieb Welcker (1852)
"Pallas Athena. 1 368. The character of Pallas Athena, which is difficult to ascertain completely, has its central point especially in this, ..."
2. Heroes and Heroines of Fiction, Classical Mediæval, Legendary: Famous by William Shepard Walsh (1915)
"Pallas, another name for Athena, sometimes used by itself, but oftener in conjunction with the elder name, ie, Pallas Athena. Can tyrants but by tyrants ..."