An example of pax is Pax Romana, meaning Roman peace.
Origin of pax
- Medieval Latin pāx from Latin peace pag- in Indo-European roots Sense 2, on the model of Late Latin pāx (Rōmāna) the Roman peace, state of security obtaining under Roman rule alteration of Latin (Rōmāna) pāx
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Latin pax.