βάλλω

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

βάλλω (ballō) future: βαλῶ aorist: ἔβαλον perfect: βέβληκα perfect m/p: βέβλημαι aorist passive: ἐβλήθην

  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

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

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

See alsoEdit

  • ῥίπτω

ReferencesEdit


GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek βάλλω

VerbEdit

βάλλω (vállo)    simple past:  έβαλα (évala)

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

ConjugationEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Related termsEdit

  • αποβάλλω (apovállo, to reject, to vomit, to miscarry)
  • (passive form) βάλλομαι (vállomai, be accused)
Last modified on 28 March 2014, at 20:37