palatium

[ puh-ley-shee-uh m, -shuh m; Latin pah-lah-tee-oo m ]
/ pəˈleɪ ʃi əm, -ʃəm; Latin pɑˈlɑ tiˌʊm /

noun, plural pa·la·ti·a [puh-ley-shee-uh, -shuh; Latin pah-lah-tee-ah] /pəˈleɪ ʃi ə, -ʃə; Latin pɑˈlɑ tiˌɑ/.

a palace, especially the palace of an ancient Roman emperor.

Nearby words

  1. palatine ridge,
  2. palatine spine,
  3. palatine tonsil,
  4. palatine vein,
  5. palatitis,
  6. palatka,
  7. palato-,
  8. palato-alveolar,
  9. palatoglossal,
  10. palatoglossal arch

Origin of palatium

From the Latin word palātium

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