Definition of Palaestrae

1. Noun. (irregular plural of palaestra) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Palaestrae

1. palaestra [n] - See also: palaestra

Palaestrae Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Palaestrae Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Palaestrae

palaeospinothalamic
palaeosubduction
palaeosubductions
palaeotemperature
palaeotemperatures
palaeothermometer
palaeothermometers
palaeothermometry
palaeotropical
palaeotropics
palaeovirus
palaeoxylology
palaeozoologist
palaeozoology
palaestra
palaestrae (current term)
palaestras
palaestric
palaetiologist
palaetiologists
palaetiology
palagi
palagis
palagonite
palagonitic
palais
palama
palamae
palamate
palamedeae

Literary usage of Palaestrae

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities by William Smith (1891)
"Sometimes, indeed, we find certain quarters of the town building palaestrae ([Xen.] Kef. .4fA. 2, 10), probably by subscription, but even the»; were private ..."

2. A School Dictionary of Greek & Roman Antiquities by William Smith (1851)
"At Athens, however, there was a considerable number of palaestrae, ... It appears most probable that the palaestrae were chiefly appropriated to the ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Palaestrae

Search for Palaestrae on Dictionary.com!Search for Palaestrae on Thesaurus.com!Search for Palaestrae on Google!Search for Palaestrae on Wikipedia!

Search