Ekbole

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1546  
Original WordWord Origin
ejkbolhvfrom (1544)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
EkboleNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ek-bol-ay'   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. a casting out
  2. the throwing overboard of goods and lading whereby sailors lighten a ship in a storm to keep her from sinking
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 1
lighten the ship + (4060)&version=kjv 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Acts1


Total1
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Ekbole". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .