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EtymologyEdit

From an Old Swedish compound whose second element is equivalent to modern stad (city); the first one may be a cognate of English yew, from Proto-Germanic *īwaz, *īhwaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eyHweh₂.

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Ystad n (genitive Ystads)

  1. A town in Scania, southern Sweden.