What does PAL mean?

Definitions for PALpæl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word PAL.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. buddy, brother, chum, crony, pal, sidekick(verb)

    a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities

  2. pal, pal up, chum up(verb)

    become friends; act friendly towards


  1. pal(Noun)

    A friend, buddy, mate, cobber, someone to hang around with.

  2. pal(Verb)

    Be friends with, hang around with.

    John plans to pal around with Joe today.

  3. Pal(ProperNoun)

    A language of Papua New Guinea.

  4. Origin: From palus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pal(noun)

    a mate; a partner; esp., an accomplice or confederate

  2. Origin: [Etymol. uncertain.]


  1. PAL

    PAL, short for Phase Alternating Line, is a colour encoding system for analogue television used in broadcast television systems in most countries broadcasting at 576i. Other common analogue television systems are NTSC and SECAM. This page primarily discusses the PAL colour encoding system. The articles on broadcast television systems and analogue television further describe frame rates, image resolution and audio modulation. For discussion of the 625-line / 50 field per second television standard, see 576i.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pal

    pal, n. (slang) a partner, mate. [Gipsy.]

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  2. PAL

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Anagrams for PAL »

  1. alp, ALP

  2. lap

  3. LPA

  4. PLA

  5. APL


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of PAL in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of PAL in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joy Krause:

    Other people are just very lonely, some women like to have a long distance pen pal relationship. There are many, many reasons.

  2. Kaj Leo Johannesen:

    He is a character who brings people together, in all different aspects of society, be it trade, politics or business, they are looking to Pal.

  3. Clifton Paul Fadiman:

    My son is 7 years old. I am 54. It has taken me a great many years to reach that age. I am more respected in the community, I am stronger, I am more intelligent and I think I am better than he is. I don't want to be a pal, I want to be a father.

  4. Julie Holland:

    Your kids aren't your friends, and I think it's important that you don't give your kids the mixed message like, 'I'm your pal,' i do want to warn (my daughter) about the way some boys may behave ... and I may use examples from things that happened to me when I was in my teens or 20s, but I'm not going to share my personal sex life with her father with her. It's not appropriate.

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