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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

sjuk +‎ sköterska

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɧʉːkˌɧøːtɛrska/
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NounEdit

sjuksköterska c

  1. a nurse
  2. a senior nurse (ward nurse with university degree)

Usage notesEdit

  • In Sweden, the title is used for female and male nurses alike, despite the female ending -erska. In Finland Swedish, the term sjukskötare is used instead.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of sjuksköterska 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sjuksköterska sjuksköterskan sjuksköterskor sjuksköterskorna
Genitive sjuksköterskas sjuksköterskans sjuksköterskors sjuksköterskornas

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