landshövding

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Swedish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

land +‎ hövding

Noun[edit]

landshövding c

  1. a county governor;[1] the highest representative of the national government in the local counties of Sweden
  2. a province governor; the highest representative of the national government in the local provinces of Finland (until 2009, when provinces were abolished)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Utrikes namnbok (7th ed., 2007) ISBN 978-913832379-3