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DanishEdit

 
Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

EtymologyEdit

From German Schweiz

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Schweiz

  1. Switzerland (sovereign country)

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GermanEdit

 
German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

EtymologyEdit

From Schwyz, the canton for which Switzerland is named.

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Schweiz f (genitive Schweiz)

  1. Switzerland

Usage notesEdit

Unlike most German country names (that are usually neuter), Schweiz is feminine, and requires the use of the definite article: Die Schweiz findet man in den Alpen. - One finds Switzerland in the Alps. In der Schweiz wird Deutsch, Französisch, Italienisch und Rätoromanisch gesprochen. - In Switzerland German, French, Italian and Romansch are spoken.


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Schweiz

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Schweiz n

  1. Switzerland

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