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to make a momentum unit, a momentum of 53.13 millinewton-seconds (see appendix, Units of measurement)


gender change of
NLem bel‑a, academic loan of
Koi βέλ‑ος ‘missile, arrow’, levelling of
SHell *q̌él‑os
PIE *gʷélh₁‑os, zero-affix noun of
  PIE *gʷelh₁‑ ‘hit, throw’

Gender change occurred to avoid homophony with blà. ‘strong’, and also because physicists wanted to be taken seriously.


Eng ballistic (via Gk βάλλω ‘throw’) and probably ball (dancing party) (via Gk βαλλίζω ‘dance’)