willa

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wiljô. Cognate with Old Saxon willio, Old Dutch willo (Dutch wil), Old High German willo (German Wille), Old Norse vili (Swedish vilja).

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Noun[edit]

willa m (nominative plural willan)

  1. desire, inclination, will
  2. wish, desire
  3. pleasure, delight
  4. will, intent

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Old Frisian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wiljaną. Compare Old English willan, Old Saxon willian, Old Dutch *willen, Old High German wellen, Old Norse vilja, Gothic 𐍅𐌹𐌻𐌾𐌰𐌽 (wiljan).

Verb[edit]

willa

  1. want

Descendants[edit]

  • North Frisian:
    Föhr-Amrum, Sylt: wel
    Mooring: wale
  • Saterland Frisian: wolle
  • West Frisian: wolle

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian villa.

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willa f

  1. (architecture) villa

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Further reading[edit]

  • willa in Polish dictionaries at PWN