Swedish

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Wiktionary
Swedish edition of Wiktionary

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From Swede +‎ -ish. Cognate with Dutch Zweeds, German Schwedisch.

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  • enPR: swēd'ĭsh, IPA(key): /ˈswiː.dɪʃ/
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Swedish (countable and uncountable, plural Swedishes)

  1. The language of Sweden and Åland (an autonomous part of Finland). Swedish is also one of the two official languages of Finland, spoken by 6% of the citizens. A very small minority in Estonia has Swedish as their mother tongue.

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Swedish (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to Sweden.
  2. Of or pertaining to the Swedish language.

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