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Pax

Syllabification: Pax
Pronunciation: /paks, päks
 
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Roman Mythology
  • The goddess of peace. Greek equivalent Eirene.

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There are 3 definitions of Pax in English:

pax1

Syllabification: pax
Pronunciation: /paks, päks
 
/

noun

chiefly • historical
  • (In the Christian Church) the kissing of a tablet by all the participants at a mass depicting the Crucifixion or other sacred object; the kiss of peace.

Origin

Latin, literally 'peace'.

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Syllabification: pax
Pronunciation: /paks
 
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noun (plural same)

  • (Chiefly in commercial use) a person or persons: the buffet costs $53 per pax two pilots and four pax on board
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    • Located at Lobby level, it can accommodate 14 pax in Sit down Silver Service.
    • Jacksonville to Oceana was a deadhead leg (no pax or cargo).
    • The Super King Air 200 holds up to 10 pax.

Origin

1970s: apparently an alteration of pass- (from passenger).

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