волна

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Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vьlna (wool), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wĺ̥h₁neh₂ (wool).

Noun[edit]

волна (volnaf

  1. wool

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Russian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old East Slavic вълна (vŭlna, wave), from Proto-Slavic *vьlna (wave). Cognate with Old Church Slavonic вльна (vlĭna), Bulgarian вълна (vǎlna), Czech vlna, Slovak vlna and Polish wełna. Cognate with Lithuanian vilnìs (wave), Latvian vilnis (wave), Sanskrit ऊर्मि (ūrmí, wave), Avestan 𐬬𐬀𐬭𐬆𐬨𐬌(varəmi), Baluchi گورم(gwarm), Old High German wella, German Welle, Albanian valë (wave), and further with Old Church Slavonic вьлати (vĭlati, undulate), German wallen (undulate), and Russian вали́ть (valítʹ), вал (val).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [vɐlˈna]

Noun[edit]

волна́ (volnáf inan (genitive волны́, nominative plural во́лны, genitive plural волн)

  1. wave
  2. wavelength
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vьlna (wool), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wĺ̥h₁neh₂ (wool).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

волна́ or во́лна (volná or vólnaf inan (genitive волны́ or во́лны, uncountable)

  1. (dialectal) wool of sheep or goats
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