stormakt

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

stor +‎ makt, like German Großmacht

Noun[edit]

stormakt c

  1. a great power, a superpower

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • The word is used to describe Sweden in the 17th and early 18th century. In Swedish history books, this era is called stormaktstiden.

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