παρεκβολή

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From παρα- (para-, near, alongside) +‎ ἐκβολή (ekbolḗ, something tossed off; a digression), from ἐκβάλλω (ekbállō, to throw out), from ἐκ- (ek-, from, out of) + βάλλω (bállō, to throw).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

πᾰρεκβολή (parekbolḗf (genitive πᾰρεκβολής); first declension

  1. Digression, extrapolation.
  2. A digression, an extrapolation.
  3. A commentary, a scholia, a compilation of critical remarks on a text or topic.

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Latin: parecbola

Further readingEdit