βέλος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷelos. Cognates include Old High German quelan and Lithuanian gelti.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

βέλος (bélos) (genitive βέλεος) n, third declension

  1. missile, arrow, dart
  2. weapon
  3. something quickly moving
  4. artillery

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Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

βέλος (vélosn (plural βέλη)

  1. arrow, dart, (arrow) shaft

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