Palestine etymology

French word Palestine comes from Hebrew פ־ל־ש, and later Latin Palaestina (Palestine.)

Detailed word origin of Palestine

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
פ־ל־ש Hebrew (heb)
פְּלֶשֶׁת Hebrew (heb)
Παλαιστίνη Ancient Greek (grc)
Palaestina Latin (lat) Palestine.
Palestine French (fra) Palestine (printing, dated) double pica (large size of type standardized as 24 points).