palla

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noun (1)

pal·​la
ˈpalə
plural pallae
-ˌlē
also pallas
1
: a loose outer garment formed by wrapping or draping a large square of cloth and worn by women of ancient Rome compare pallium sense 1a
2

palla

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variant spelling of pallah

palla

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noun

pa·​lla
ˈpäyə
plural -s
: an Incan princess

Word History

Etymology

Noun (1)

Latin

Noun

Spanish, from Quechua

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“Palla.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/palla. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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