Sverige

DanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse Svíaríki, from Svía (of Swedes) +‎ ríki (kingdom). Cognate with Swedish Sverige, Old English Swēorīċe.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsvɛrˀiə/, [ˈsʋ̥aɐ̯ˀi], [ˈsʋ̥aɐ̯ˀjə]

Alternative formsEdit

  • Sverrig (archaic, fell out of use after 1950)

Proper nounEdit

Sverige

  1. Sweden

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GreenlandicEdit

Proper nounEdit

Sverige

  1. Sweden

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Sverige n

  1. Sweden

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

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Sverige n

  1. Sweden

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SwedishEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

svea (of the Swedes) +‎ rike (realm). From Old Swedish Sver(i)ghe, Sverike, Sværike.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /¹svɛrjɛ/, [¹s̪værjɛ̠]
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Sverige n (genitive Sveriges)

  1. Sweden

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Sverige in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)