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Princeton's WordNet

  1. palace, castle(noun)

    a large and stately mansion

  2. palace(noun)

    the governing group of a kingdom

    "the palace issued an order binding on all subjects"

  3. palace(noun)

    a large ornate exhibition hall

  4. palace(noun)

    official residence of an exalted person (as a sovereign)

Wiktionary

  1. palace(Noun)

    Official residence of a head of state or other dignitary, especially in a monarchical or imperial governmental system.

  2. palace(Noun)

    A large and lavishly ornate residence.

  3. palace(Noun)

    A large, ornate public building used for entertainment or exhibitions.

  4. Palace(ProperNoun)

    Crystal Palace Football Club, a football team from London.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Palace(noun)

    the residence of a sovereign, including the lodgings of high officers of state, and rooms for business, as well as halls for ceremony and reception

    Etymology: [OE. palais, F. palais, fr. L. palatium, fr. Palatium, one of the seven hills of Rome, on which Augustus had his residence. Cf. Paladin.]

  2. Palace(noun)

    the official residence of a bishop or other distinguished personage

    Etymology: [OE. palais, F. palais, fr. L. palatium, fr. Palatium, one of the seven hills of Rome, on which Augustus had his residence. Cf. Paladin.]

  3. Palace(noun)

    loosely, any unusually magnificent or stately house

    Etymology: [OE. palais, F. palais, fr. L. palatium, fr. Palatium, one of the seven hills of Rome, on which Augustus had his residence. Cf. Paladin.]

Freebase

  1. Palace

    A palace is a grand residence, especially a royal residence or the home of a head of state or some other high-ranking dignitary, such as a bishop or archbishop. The word itself is derived from the Latin name Palātium, for Palatine Hill, one of the seven hills in Rome. In many parts of Europe, the term is also applied to ambitious private mansions of the aristocracy. Many historic palaces are now put to other uses such as parliaments, museums, hotels or office buildings. The word is also sometimes used to describe a lavishly ornate building used for public entertainment or exhibitions.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Palace

    pal′ās, n. the house of a king or a queen: a very large and splendid house: a bishop's official residence.—n. Pal′ace-car, a sumptuously furnished railway-car. [Fr. palais—L. Palatium, the Roman emperor's residence on the Palatine Hill at Rome.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Palace' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2272

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Palace' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4446

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Palace' in Nouns Frequency: #968

How to pronounce Palace?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Palace in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Palace in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Palace in a Sentence

  1. Elia Viviani:

    I saw some guys go down in the crash but luckily we were on the right side and we missed it, the team put me in a great position as we came past Buckingham Palace (just before The Mall). I was with Iljo Keisse and Michael Morkov and we were in the middle of the group so we just missed the crash and, with the wind in my pocket, I liked the new finish.

  2. Sima Samar:

    It never (before) happened to women at this level; this was really one of the shocking acts of violence publicly within the capital, it is not far from the palace, less than one kilometer.

  3. Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia:

    How dull it is to be back to Tsarskoe Selo again. Our daily routine again - classes in the morning, our hospital, the Grand Palace and a walk in the afternoon, the sisters' hospital in the evening.

  4. Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, "Meditations", book 5.:

    Where life is possible at all, a right life is possible; life in a palace is possible; therefore even in a palace a right life is possible.

  5. Nabil Boumonsef:

    The ones with a positive view of this settlement argue that a Franjieh presidency will reassure March 8 and Hezbollah, while the presence of Hariri in the palace as prime minister will reassure the other camp. This is what is being marketed behind the scenes, there has already been great damage, particularly in the March 14 camp - more than in March 8 - because Franjieh is the clearest ally of the Syrian regime and the Assad family in Lebanon.

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