RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ľubъ, equivalent to любить (ljubitʹ, to like) +‎ -ой (-oj). For semantic shift to "whichever" compare Spanish cualquiera.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [lʲʊˈboj]
  • (file)

DeterminerEdit

любо́й (ljubój)

  1. any, either, whichever one wants

DeclensionEdit