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 for Athena
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pallas \Pal"las\ (p[a^]l"las), prop. n. [L., fr. Gr. Palla`s,
     Palla`dos.] (Gr. Myth.)
     Pallas Athena, the Grecian goddess of wisdom, called also
     Athena, Pallas Athene or Athene, and identified, at a
     later period, with the Roman Minerva.
     [1913 Webster +PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: (Greek mythology) goddess of wisdom and useful arts and
           prudent warfare; guardian of Athens; identified with Roman
           Minerva [syn: Athena, Athene, Pallas, Pallas
           Athena, Pallas Athene]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  77 Moby Thesaurus words for "Athena":
     Agdistis, Amor, Aphrodite, Apollo, Apollon, Ares, Artemis, Ate,
     Bacchus, Bellona, Ceres, Cora, Cronus, Cupid, Cybele, Demeter,
     Despoina, Diana, Dionysus, Dis, Enyo, Eros, Gaea, Gaia, Ge,
     Great Mother, Hades, Helios, Hephaestus, Hera, Here, Hermes,
     Hestia, Hymen, Hyperion, Jove, Juno, Jupiter, Jupiter Fidius,
     Jupiter Fulgur, Jupiter Optimus Maximus, Jupiter Pluvius,
     Jupiter Tonans, Kore, Kronos, Magna Mater, Mars, Mercury, Minerva,
     Mithras, Momus, Neptune, Nike, Odin, Olympians, Olympic gods, Ops,
     Orcus, Persephassa, Persephone, Phoebus, Phoebus Apollo, Pluto,
     Poseidon, Proserpina, Proserpine, Rhea, Saturn, Tellus, Tiu, Tyr,
     Venus, Vesta, Vulcan, Woden, Wotan, Zeus

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  Project Athena
      A distributed system project for support of
     educational and research computing at MIT.  Much of the
     software developed is now in wider use, especially the X
     Window System.

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Athena, OR -- U.S. city in Oregon
     Population (2000):    1221
     Housing Units (2000): 473
     Land area (2000):     0.567256 sq. miles (1.469186 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    0.567256 sq. miles (1.469186 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            03200
     Located within:       Oregon (OR), FIPS 41
     Location:             45.814039 N, 118.491205 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     97813
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
      Athena, OR

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