παραβολή

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From παραβάλλω (parabállō, to set side by side) +‎ ().

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NounEdit

παραβολή (parabolḗf (genitive παραβολῆς); first declension

  1. a placing of two things side by side, juxtaposition
  2. comparison, illustration, analogy
  3. parable, proverb
  4. side by side meeting or engagement, broadside
  5. venture
  6. (astronomy) conjunction
  7. (mathematics) division
  8. (geometry) parabola

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Ancient Greek παραβολή (parabolḗ).

NounEdit

παραβολή (paravolíf (plural παραβολές)

  1. (mathematics, geometry) parabola
  2. (literature, religion) parable
  3. comparison

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