Definition of parabole in English:

parabole

noun

rare Mathematics
  • = "parabola"–1c.

Pronunciation

parabole

/pəˈrabəli/ /pəˈrab(ə)li/

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Joseph Glanvill (1636–1680), Church of England clergyman. From ancient Greek παραβολή comparison, analogy.