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(Placename) the Swedish name for Sweden


(ˈswid n)

a kingdom in N Europe, in the E part of the Scandinavian Peninsula. 8,911,296; 173,732 sq. mi. (449,964 sq. km). Cap.: Stockholm. Swedish, Sverige.
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Noun1.Sverige - a Scandinavian kingdom in the eastern part of the Scandinavian PeninsulaSverige - a Scandinavian kingdom in the eastern part of the Scandinavian Peninsula
Gota Canal - a canal for small oceangoing ships to enter Lake Vanern in Sweden
Common Market, EC, EEC, European Community, European Economic Community, European Union, EU, Europe - an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members; "he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union"
Scandinavia - a group of culturally related countries in northern Europe; Finland and Iceland are sometimes considered Scandinavian
capital of Sweden, Stockholm - the capital and largest city of Sweden; located in southern Sweden on the Baltic; "the Nobel Prize is awarded in Stockholm"
Malmo - a port in southern Sweden
Lund - a city in southern Sweden
Goeteborg, Goteborg, Gothenburg - a port in southwestern Sweden; second largest city in Sweden
Uppsala, Upsala - a city in east central Sweden to the northwest of Stockholm
Lake Vanern, Vanern - a lake in southwestern Sweden; the largest lake in Sweden
Swede - a native or inhabitant of Sweden
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