DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /viljə/, [ˈʋiljə]

NounEdit

vilje c (singular definite viljen, plural indefinite viljer)

  1. will

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vili.

NounEdit

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

  1. will (volition)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vili. Akin to English will.

NounEdit

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

  1. will (volition)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

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

  1. Alternative form of vilja

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