Ольга

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old East Slavic Ольга (Olĭga) (compare Оле́г (Olég)). The Belarussian version for Olga is Volha (Вольга).[1] The term Olga/Volha could be connected with the term for the Russian river Volga (Волга). Olga could also be connected to 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, equivalent to English Olga or Helga
  2. Oscar (O in the ICAO spelling alphabet)

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Ukrainian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɔlʲɦɐ]
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Proper noun[edit]

О́льга (Ólʹhaf pers (genitive О́льги, nominative plural О́льги, genitive plural Ольг)

  1. A female given name, Olha, equivalent to English Olga or Helga

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  • Оля (Olja) (familiar or diminutive)