vilje

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vili, from Proto-Germanic *wiljô, cognate with Norwegian vilje, Swedish vilja, English will, German Wille, Gothic 𐍅𐌹𐌻𐌾𐌰 (wilja).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /viljə/, [ˈʋiljə]

Noun[edit]

vilje c (singular definite viljen, plural indefinite viljer)

  1. will

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vili.

Noun[edit]

vilje m (definite singular viljen, indefinite plural viljer, definite plural viljene)

  1. will (volition)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse vili. Akin to English will.

Noun[edit]

vilje m (definite singular viljen, indefinite plural viljar, definite plural viljane)

  1. will (volition)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

vilje (present tense vil, past tense ville, past participle vilja, present participle viljande)

  1. Alternative form of vilja

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