Origin of pax
Words nearby pax
Other definitions for pax (2 of 3)
Other definitions for pax (3 of 3)
How to use pax in a sentence
These were the historic building blocks of a failed Pax Americana.
Fines autem accidentales extrinseci plurimi esse possunt, ut pax concilianda, voluptas captanda, etc.Essays In Pastoral Medicine|Austin Malley
Odd—when Pax had ruled, there were thought police and the cardinal sin was to be a liberal, to experiment, to seek knowledge.
Men of Pax perhaps who had come to hunt down the outlaws who had successfully eluded their rule on earth?
British Dictionary definitions for pax (1 of 3)
- a greeting signifying Christian love transmitted from one to another of those assisting at the Eucharist; kiss of peace
- a small metal or ivory plate, often with a representation of the Crucifixion, formerly used to convey the kiss of peace from the celebrant at Mass to those attending it, who kissed the plate in turn