förbund

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to förbinda.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

förbund n

  1. a union, a federation, an association, a league, an agreement
    Nationernas förbund
    The League of Nations

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • When local associations form a national federation, the former are called förening (association) or avdelning (chapter), while the latter is called förbund. Thus riksförbund (national federation) is a commonly used compund.

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