- this week

Gender: F Meaning of Pallas: "wisdom" Origin of Pallas: Greek

This rarified Greek name -- in classical mythology Pallas Athena was the goddess of wisdom and the arts -- might appeal to literary-minded parents.

People who like Pallas also like:

Acantha   Bethan   Cadmus   Calantha   Euphemia   Faustine   Io   Jessamyn   Jubilee   Mariel   Oceana   Peridot   Pomona   Season   Sorrel Show me more names similar to Pallas Comment on Pallas

Famous People Named Pallas

Pop Culture References for the Name Pallas

2 Pallas, asteroid named after the Greek goddess Athena
Pallas, daughter of Triton, who was Athena's foster sister. When she was killed by Zeus Athena adopted her name to honour her.
Pallas, various figures in Greco-Roman mythology
Pallas, an epithet used by Athena
Pallas' cat, small wildcat
"And the Raven, never flitting, still is sitting - *still* is sitting, / On the pallid bust of Pallas just above my chamber door..." (from Edgar Allan Poe's poem "The Raven")
Unisex name, meaing 'to brandish/to wield a weapon'
"Good Morning, Pallas Athena," short film by Emir Eralp

Inspired by Pallas?

Discover 1000s more amazing names you'll love with NameHunter

Hunt Me Some Names