Definition of palace. Meaning of palace. Synonyms of palace

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Definition of palace

Palace
Palace Pal"ace, n. [OE. palais, F. palais, fr. L. palatium, fr. Palatium, one of the seven hills of Rome, ? which Augustus had his residence. Cf. Paladin.] 1. 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. --Chaucer. 2. The official residence of a bishop or other distinguished personage. 3. Loosely, any unusually magnificent or stately house. Palace car. See under Car. Palace court, a court having jurisdiction of personal actions arising within twelve miles of the palace at Whitehall. The court was abolished in 1849. [Eng.] --Mozley & W.

Meaning of palace from wikipedia

- 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...
- also known as the Papal Palace, Palace of the Vatican and Vatican Palace. The Vatican itself refers to the building as the Palace of Sixtus V in honor of...
- 0°8′31″W / 51.50083°N 0.14194°W / 51.50083; -0.14194 Buckingham Palace (UK /ˈbʌkɪŋəm ˈpælɪs/) is the London residence and administrative headquarters...
- to hold the title of palace. The palace, one of England's largest houses, was built between 1705 and circa 1722. Blenheim Palace was designated a UNESCO...
- St James's Palace is the most senior royal palace in the United Kingdom. Located in the City of Westminster, although no longer the prin****l residence...
- 6825°N 139.7521°E / 35.6825; 139.7521 The Tokyo Imperial Palace (皇居?, Kōkyo, literally "Imperial Residence") is the primary residence of...
- For other uses, see Winter Palace (disambiguation). The Winter Palace (Russian: Зи́мний дворе́ц; IPA: [ˈzʲimnʲɪj dvɐˈrʲɛts]) in Saint Petersburg...
- The ʻIolani Palace was the royal residence of the rulers of the Kingdom of Hawaii beginning with Kamehameha III under the Kamehameha Dynasty (1845) and...
- Crystal Palace Football Club is a professional football club in South Norwood, London, that plays in the Premier League, the top tier of English football...
- Dolmabahçe Palace (Turkish: Dolmabahçe Sarayı, IPA: [doɫmabahˈtʃe saɾaˈjɯ]) located in the Beşiktaş district of Istanbul, Turkey, on the European coast...