воля

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *volja, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *waljāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *welh₁-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

воля ‎(vóljaf

  1. will, force of character/mind
  2. determination, resolution, resolve, guts
  3. freedom
  4. desire, will

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *volja, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *waljāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *welh₁-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

во́ля ‎(vóljaf inan ‎(genitive во́ли, nominative plural во́ли, genitive plural воль)

  1. will, willpower
    несокруши́мая во́ля‎ ― nesokrušímaja vólja ― iron will
  2. power
  3. freedom

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Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *volja, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *waljāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *welh₁-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

во́ля ‎(vóljaf ‎(genitive во́лі, uncountable)

  1. (uncountable) will
  2. (uncountable) freedom, liberty

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References[edit]

  • Bilodid I. K., editor (1970–1980), “воля”, in Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy, Kiev: Naukova Dumka