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EtymologyEdit

Feminine of коро́ль ‎(korólʹ) +‎ -ов ‎(-ov). Pronounced короле́ва ‎(koroléva) rather than *королёва ‎(*koroljóva) due to influence from Old Church Slavonic.

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короле́ва ‎(korolévaf anim ‎(genitive короле́вы, nominative plural короле́вы, genitive plural короле́в, masculine коро́ль)

  1. queen
  2. (chess, informal) queen (Russian abbreviation: Ф)

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