See also: wolą, woła, and wołʼá

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

With we- > wo- (as in wohha, wollen etc.), from Proto-Germanic *wela. Cognate with Old English wel, Old Norse Old Norse vel (well) (Icelandic vel (well)).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

wola

  1. well

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle High German: wol, wole

ReferencesEdit

  1. Joseph Wright, 'An Old High German Primer, Second Edition'

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvɔ.la/
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *voľa.

NounEdit

wola f

  1. will
DeclensionEdit
Further readingEdit
  • wola in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • wola in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

wola n

  1. inflection of wole:
    1. genitive singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative plural

AdjectiveEdit

wola

  1. feminine nominative/vocative singular of woli

Upper SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *voľa.

NounEdit

wola f

  1. will

XhosaEdit

EtymologyEdit

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VerbEdit

-wola?

  1. (transitive) to hug

InflectionEdit

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