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ἐκβολή

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἐκβολή, ῆς, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
ekbolē
Simplified transliteration: 
ekbole
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1546
GK Number: 
1678
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1b
Gloss: 
throwing out (a ship's cargo), jettisoning
Definition: 
a casting out;, especially, a throwing overboard of a cargo, Acts 27:18*

Greek-English Concordance for

Acts 27:18 Since we were being pounded so violently by the storm, the next day they began to throw cargo (ekbolēn | ἐκβολήν | acc sg fem) overboard;