bolé: a throwOriginal Word: βολή, ῆς, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (bol-ay')
Short Definition: a casting, throw
Definition: a casting, throw; in acc: as measure of distance.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 1000: βολή
βολή, βολης, ἡ (βάλλω), a throw: ὡσεί λίθου βολήν about a stone's throw, as far as a stone can be cast by the hand, Luke 22:41 (ὡσεί τόξου βολήν, Genesis 21:16; μέχρι λίθου καί ἀκοντιου βολης, Thucydides 5, 65; ἐξ ἀκοντιου βολης, Xenophon, Hell. 4, 5, 15).
Strong's Exhaustive Concordancecast.
From ballo; a throw (as a measure of distance) -- cast.
see GREEK ballo
Forms and Transliterationsβολην βολήν bolen bolēn bolḗn
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