silli

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Etymology[edit]

Swedish sill (herring)

Noun[edit]

silli

  1. Atlantic herring, Clupea harengus.
  2. any of the several related species of herring and shad, especially as food
  3. (zoology) in plural also Clupeidae (taxonomic family of the herrings, shads, sardines, hilsa and menhadens)

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  • silakka (Clupea harengus membras)