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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷélHos, from *gʷelH-. (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.

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

βέλος (bélosn (genitive βέλους or βέλεος); third declension

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

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek βέλος (bélos).

NounEdit

βέλος (vélosn (plural βέλη)

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

DeclensionEdit