Ekbole

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1546 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ekbolefrom (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
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
jettison the cargo 1
NAS 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 NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.