βάλλω

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*gʷelH-

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷl̥-ne-h₁-, nasal-infix from *gʷelh₁- ‎(to hit by throwing). Cognates are uncertain, but compare Sanskrit उद्गूर्ण ‎(ud-gūrṇa) and Old Irish at·baill ‎(dies).

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

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

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek βάλλω

VerbEdit

βάλλω ‎(vállo); simple past: έβαλα (évala); passive form: βάλλομαι (vállomai)

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

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