золовка

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Etymology[edit]

Cognates include Old Church Slavonic зълъва (zŭlŭva), Serbo-Croatian zaova, Polish zełwa, zołwa. From Proto-Slavic *zъly, genitive *zъlъve, which is cognate to Latin glōs. See there for details.

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золо́вка (zolóvkaf anim

  1. (antiquated usage) sister-in-law (husband’s sister)

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