Ольга

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Russian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Byzantine Greek Ἔλγα (Élga), supposedly from Old Norse Helga, from heilagr, from Proto-Germanic *hailagaz.

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О́льга (Ólʹgaf anim (genitive О́льги, nominative plural О́льги, genitive plural О́лег)

  1. A female given name, Olga, Helga
  2. Oscar (O in the ICAO spelling alphabet)

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Ukrainian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic Єлга (Elga), from Old Norse Helga.[1]

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О́льга (Ólʹhaf anim (genitive О́льги)

  1. A female given name, Olga Helga.

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Derived terms[edit]

  • Оля (Olja) (familiar or diminutive)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Melʹnyčuk O. S., editor (1982–2012), “Ольга”, in Etymolohičnyj slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Etymological Dictionary of the Ukrainian Language] (in Ukrainian), Kiev: Naukova Dumka