βέλος

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: Βέλος

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷelos. (The expected form is *δέλος, but the initial consonant has evidently been leveled with that of the cognate verb βάλλω (bállō).) Cognates include Old High German quelan and Lithuanian gelti.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

βέλος (bélosn (genitive βέλεος); third declension

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

Inflection[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]


Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

βέλος (vélosn (plural βέλη)

  1. arrow, dart, (arrow) shaft
  2. cursor, pointer

Declension[edit]