Zoja

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian Зо́я (Zója), equivalent to the Czech and English Zoe.

Proper noun[edit]

Zoja f

  1. A female given name.

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in early 20th century. From Russian Зоя (Zoja). Cognate with English Zoe.

Proper noun[edit]

Zoja f

  1. A female given name.
  2. A transliteration of the Russian female given name Зоя (Zoja).

References[edit]

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Zoja was the only given name of 3452 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010, including Russian speakers.

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian Зо́я (Zója).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Zoja f (genitive Zoje, nominative plural Zoje) declension pattern ulica

  1. A female given name.

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Zoja in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk