βάλλω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷelh₁- (to hit by throwing). Cognates are uncertain, but compare Sanskrit उद्गूर्ण (ud-gūrṇa) and Old Irish at·baill (dies).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

βάλλω (bállō)

  1. (transitive) I throw, cast, hurl
  2. (transitive) I let fall
  3. (transitive) I strike, touch
  4. (transitive) I put, place
  5. (intransitive) I fall, tumble

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: βάλλω (vállo, to attack, to shoot)

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek βάλλω

Verb[edit]

βάλλω (vállo) simple past: έβαλα (évala)

  1. attack
  2. fire, shoot
  3. (figuratively) accuse, reprove, criticise

Conjugation[edit]

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