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Kaaba {prop} (cubical stone building in Mecca)  :: Kaba
Kabballah {prop} (body of teachings)  :: kabbala
kabuki {n} (form of Japanese theatre)  :: kabuki
kaffir {n} (black person)  :: kaffer {c}
Kafkaesque {adj}  :: kafkaartad
kaftan {n} (long tunic worn in the Eastern Mediterranean)  :: kaftan {c}
kale {n} (edible plant: brassica oleracea acephala)  :: grönkål {c}
kaleidoscopic {adj} (relating to a kaleidoscope)  :: kaleidoskopisk
kaleidoscopic {adj} (brightly coloured, changing in pattern)  :: kaleidoskopisk, skimrande, brokig
Kali {prop} (goddess)  :: Kali
Kaliningrad {prop} (Kaliningrad, see also: Königsberg)  :: Kaliningrad {c}, Königsberg [dated]
Kamchatka {prop} (peninsula in the Russian Far East)  :: Kamtjatka, Kamtjatkahalvön
Kampuchea {prop} (Former name for Cambodia)  :: Kampuchea {n}
kangaroo {n} (marsupial)  :: känguru {c}
kanji {n} (Chinese characters in Japanese context)  :: kanji
Kanji {prop} (kanji) SEE: kanji  ::
Kannada {prop} (language)  :: kannada
kaon {n} (K-meson)  :: kaon {c}, K-meson {c}
kaput {adj} (out of order)  :: kaputt
karaoke {n} (a form of entertainment)  :: karaoke {c}
karat {n} (unit of fineness of gold)  :: karat {c}
karate {n} (martial art)  :: karate {c}
Karelia {prop} (region in Russia and Finland)  :: Karelen {c}
Karelia {prop} (autonomous republic of Russia)  :: Karelen {c}, Karelska republiken {c}
Karelian {prop} (the language)  :: karelska
Karelian pasty {n} (traditional pasty)  :: karelsk pirog {c}
Karin {prop} (female given name from a Swedish form of Catherine)  :: Karin
Karl {prop} (cognates) SEE: Charles  ::
Karlovac {prop} (city and municipality)  :: Karlovac
karma {n} (the total effect of a person’s actions and conduct during the successive phases of his existence)  :: karma
Karnataka {prop} (state in southern India)  :: Karnataka
Kartvelian {n} (Georgian) SEE: Georgian  ::
Kartvelian {prop} (Georgian) SEE: Georgian  ::
Kartvelian {adj} (Georgian) SEE: Georgian  ::
kasher {v} (render kosher)  :: kashra
Kathleen {prop} (Catherine) SEE: Catherine  ::
Kathmandu {prop} (Kathmandu)  :: Katmandu
Kattegat {prop} (body of water)  :: Kattegatt {n}
Katya {prop} (female given name)  :: Katja
Kavala {prop} (city)  :: Kavala
kayak {n} (a type of small boat)  :: kajak
kayak {v} (to use a kayak to travel or race)  :: paddla
Kazakh {n} (a person of Kazakh descent)  :: kazak {c} [ethnicity]
Kazakh {prop} (language)  :: kazakiska {c}
Kazakh {adj} (pertaining to the Kazakh people or the Kazakh language)  :: kazakisk
Kazakh {n} (a person from Kazakhstan) SEE: Kazakhstani  ::
Kazakh {adj} (pertaining to the Kazakhstan) SEE: Kazakhstani  ::
Kazakhstan {prop} (country in Central Asia)  :: Kazakstan
Kazakhstani {n} (person of Kazakh origin) SEE: Kazakh  ::
Kazakhstani {adj} (of or pertaining to the Kazakh people or the Kazakh language) SEE: Kazakh  ::
Kazakhstani {n} (person from Kazakhstan)  :: kazakstanier {m} [citizen], kazakstanska {f} [citizen]
Kazakhstani {adj} (of or pertaining to Kazakhstan)  :: kazakstansk
Kazan {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Kazan
kebab {n} (kebab)  :: kebab {c}
Kebnekaise {prop} (Sweden's highest mountain)  :: Kebnekaise {n}
keel {n} (beam along the underside of a ship’s hull)  :: köl {c}
keel {n} (rigid flat piece of material giving a ship greater control and stability)  :: köl
keelhaul {v}  :: kölhala
keelson {n} (keel beam)  :: kölsvin {n}
keep {v} (to maintain possession of)  :: hålla, behålla
keep {v} (to maintain the condition of; to preserve)  :: bevara, preservera
keep {v} (to continue)  :: fortsätta
keep an eye on {v} (to watch and pay attention to)  :: hålla ett öga på
keep at arm's length {phrase}  :: hålla på armlängds avstånd
keep company {v} (court) SEE: court  ::
keeper {n} (guard, custodian)  :: väktare {c}, vårdare {c}
keeper {n} (guardian of goal)  :: målvakt {c}
keeper {n} (part of mechanism)  :: spärr {c}
keep mum {v} (to keep silent)  :: hålla mun
keep one's fingers crossed {v} (hope for the best)  :: hålla tummarna
keep quiet {v} (remain silent)  :: tiga, hålla tyst
keep someone company {v} (remain with someone)  :: håller företag
keep the change {phrase} (instruction to keep the change)  :: behåll växeln
keep track {v} (monitor)  :: hålla reda på
keep up appearances {v} (pretend to be all right)  :: hålla skenet uppe
kefir {n} (fermented milk)  :: kefir
keg {n} (round wooden container that has a flat top and bottom)  :: kagge {c}
kelp {n} (large seaweed of order Laminariales)  :: kelp
kelvin {n} (SI temperature unit)  :: kelvin
Kemerovo {prop} (city in Siberia)  :: Kemerovo
kenophobia {n} (fear of empty spaces)  :: kenofobi {c}
Kenya {prop} (country in Eastern Africa)  :: Kenya
keratin {n} (protein that hair and nails are made of)  :: keratin
keratoconus {n} (A degenerative disorder of the eye)  :: keratokonus
kerb {n} (edge between pavement and roadway)  :: trottoarkant {c}
kerfuffle {n} (disorderly outburst)  :: ståhej {n}, uppståndelse {c}
kermes oak {n} (oak)  :: kermesek {c}
kernel {n} (core or essence of an object or system)  :: kärna
kernel {n} (central part of a nut)  :: kärna
kernel {n} (single seed of corn or wheat)  :: korn
kernel {n} ((computing) central part of many computer operating systems)  :: operativsystemkärna, kärna {c}
kerosene {n} (thin, colorless fuel)  :: fotogen {c}
kestrel {n} (any small falcon of genus Falco)  :: falk {c}
kestrel {n} (Falco tinnunculus)  :: tornfalk {c}
Ket {prop} (language)  :: ketiska
ketamine {n} (pain-killing drug)  :: ketamin {n}
ketchup {n} (tomato-vinegar based sauce)  :: ketchup {c}
ketone {n} (organic chemicals with the >CO functional group)  :: keton {c}
kettle {n} (teakettle) SEE: teakettle  ::
kettle {n} (pothole) SEE: pothole  ::
kettle {n} (steam locomotive) SEE: steam locomotive  ::
kettlebell {n} (a kind of weight)  :: kettlebell, girja
kettle of fish {n} (predicament) SEE: predicament  ::
key {n} (device designed to open and close a lock)  :: nyckel {c}
key {n} (crucial step)  :: nyckel {c}
key {n} (small guide explaining symbols or terminology)  :: nyckel {c}
key {n} (button on a typewriter or computer keyboard)  :: tangent, knapp {c}
key {n} (part of a piano or musical keyboard)  :: tangent {c}
key {n} (scale of musical notes)  :: tonart {c}
key {n} (device used to transmit Morse code)  :: nyckel {c}, morsenyckel {c}
key {n} (cryptography: piece of information used to encode or decode)  :: nyckel {c}
key {n} (computing: field in a record used as a search argument)  :: nyckel {c}
key {n} (computing: value uniquely identifying entry in associative array)  :: nyckel {c}
key {adj} (indispensable)  :: nyckel-
key {n} (small island)  :: approx. skär {n}
key binding {n} (keyboard shortcut) SEE: keyboard shortcut  ::
keyboard {n} (set of keys used to operate a typewriter, computer etc.)  :: tangentbord {n}
keyboard {n} (component of many instruments)  :: klaviatur {c}
keyboard {n} (electronic device with keys of a musical keyboard)  :: keyboard {n}
keyboard shortcut {n} (key or a combination of keys)  :: kortkommando {n}
keycard {n} (plastic card)  :: nyckelkort {n}
keychain {n} (chain or ring)  :: nyckelring {c}
keycode {n} (computing: code that represents a keypress)  :: tangentkod {c}
keyhole {n} (a hole to lock/unlock with a key)  :: nyckelhål {n}
keyhole surgery {n} (laparoscopy) SEE: laparoscopy  ::
keynote {n} (tonic) SEE: tonic  ::
keynote {n} (main theme)  :: tema {n}
keynote {n} (speech that sets the main theme)  :: inledningsföredrag {n}, nyckelanförande {n}, öppningstal {n}
keystroke {n} (act of pressing a key)  :: tangenttryckning {c}
keyword {n} (word used in a reference work to link to other words or other information)  :: nyckelord {n}
khachapuri {n} (cheese pastry from Georgia)  :: chatjapuri
khan {n} (a ruler over various Turkic, Tatar and Mongol peoples in the Middle Ages)  :: khan
Kharkiv {prop} (second largest city in Ukraine)  :: Charkiv
Kharkov {prop} (Kharkiv) SEE: Kharkiv  ::
Khartoum {prop} (capital of Sudan)  :: Khartoum
khat {n} (Shrub (Catha edulis))  :: kat
khedive {n} (monarch of Egypt)  :: kediv {c}
Khmer {prop} (the national language of Cambodia)  :: khmer, kambodjanska
Khmer Rouge {prop} (Cambodian communist guerrilla force)  :: Röda khmererna {p}
Khrushchev {prop} (the leader of the Soviet Union from 1953 to 1964)  :: Chrusjtjov
Khujand {prop} (city in Tajikistan)  :: Chudzjand, Khudzjand, Chodzjent
kick {v} (strike with or raise the foot or leg)  :: sparka
kick {v} (direct to a particular place by a blow with the foot or leg)  :: sparka
kick {n} (hit or strike with the leg or foot)  :: spark {n}
kick {n} (action of swinging a foot or leg)  :: spark
kick {n} (colloquial: something fun or amusing)  :: kick
kickboxing {n} (sport like boxing but allowing strikes with the feet)  :: kickboxning
kick-off {n} (opening kick in football)  :: avspark {c}
kick scooter {n} (a child's foot-operated vehicle) SEE: scooter  ::
kicksled {n} (type of small sled)  :: sparkstötting {c}, spark
kick someone when they are down {v} (make things worse for someone)  :: sparka på någon som ligger
kick the bucket {v} (to die)  :: kila runt hörnet (go around the corner), ta ner skylten (take the sign down).
kick up one's heels {v} (dance)  :: svänga sina lurviga
kid {n} (young goat)  :: killing {c}, kid {n}
kid {n} (child (colloq.))  :: unge {c}
kid {v} (to joke)  :: skämta, skoja
kidnap {v} (to seize and detain a person unlawfully)  :: kidnappa
kidnap {n} (an instance of kidnapping)  :: kidnappning {c}
kidnapper {n} (one who performs kidnap)  :: kidnappare {c}
kidnapping {n} (the crime of taking a person against their will, sometimes for ransom)  :: kidnappning {c}
kidney {n} (an organ in the body)  :: njure
kidney {n} (food)  :: njure {c}
kidney bean {n} (variety of common bean)  :: kidneyböna {c}
kidney stone {n} (calculus in the kidney)  :: njursten {c}
kidney vetch {n} (Anthyllis vulneraria)  :: getväppling {c}
Kiev {prop} (Ukrainian city)  :: Kiev
Kiev {prop} (Medieval principality) SEE: Kievan Rus  ::
Kievan Rus {prop} (medieval principality)  :: Kievrus
Kihnu {prop} (island)  :: Kynö
kike {n} (non-offensive) SEE: Jew  ::
kike {n} (offensive: Jew)  :: judejävel {c}
Kildin Sami {prop} (language)  :: kildinsamiska {c}
kill {v} (put to death)  :: döda, dräpa, avliva, mörda, assasinera
kill {n} (act of killing)  :: dödande {n}, dräpande {n}
killer {n} (murderer)  :: mördare {c}
killer application {n} (irresistibly good technological product)  :: genombrottsprogram {c}
killer T cell {n} (cytotoxic T cell) SEE: cytotoxic T cell  ::
killer whale {n} (A sea mammal, Orcinus orca)  :: späckhuggare {c}
Killing Fields {prop} (sites in Cambodia where mass slaughter was carried out)  :: dödens fält {n}
killjoy {n} (someone who takes the fun out of a situation or activity) SEE: spoilsport  ::
kill time {v} (make time seem to pass more quickly by doing nothing important)  :: fördriva tid
kill two birds with one stone {v} (solve two problems at once)  :: (to hit two flies with one slap) slå två flugor i en smäll
kiln {n} (oven, furnace or heated chamber)  :: kölna {c}, torkugn {c}, torkhus {n}, brännugn {c}
kilo {n} (short form of kilogram)  :: kilo {n}
kilo- {prefix} (prefix)  :: kilo-
kilobyte {n} (1024 bytes)  :: kilobyte
kilogram {n} (unit of mass equal to 1000 grams)  :: kilogram, kilo
kilometrage {n} (kilometrage)  :: kilometertal
kilometre {n} (unit of measure)  :: kilometer {c}
kilo-watt {n} (kilowatt) SEE: kilowatt  ::
kilowatt {n} (one thousand watts)  :: kilowatt {c}
kilowatt-hour {n} (unit of electrical energy (kWh))  :: kilowattimme {c}
kilt {n} (traditional Scottish garment)  :: kilt {c}
Kim {prop} (male given name)  :: Kim
Kim {prop} (female given name)  :: Kim
Kim {prop} (surname)  :: Kim
kimono {n} (traditional Japanese clothing)  :: kimono {c}
kin {n} (relative) SEE: relative  ::
kinase {n} (enzyme that transfers phosphate groups)  :: kinas {n}
kind {n} (type, race, category)  :: sort {c}, slag {n}, typ {c}, art {c}
kind {n} (goods and services as payment)  :: natura {c}
kind {adj} (affectionate, nice)  :: snäll
kindergarten {n} (educational institution for young children, usually between ages 4 and 6)  :: daghem {n}, dagis {n}, förskola {c}, lekis {n}, lekskola {c}
kindhearted {adj} (having an innately kind disposition or character)  :: godhjärtad
kindle {v} (to start (a fire))  :: tända
kindle {v} (to arouse)  :: tända, väcka
kindling {n} (pieces of wood and twigs used to start a fire)  :: tändved {c}
kind of {adv} (somewhat)  :: ganska
kindred {adj} (of the same nature)  :: besläktad
kindred soul {n} (kindred spirit) SEE: kindred spirit  ::
kindred spirit {n} (someone with the same feelings or attitudes as oneself)  :: tvillingsjäl {c}, själsfrände {c}
kinesia {n} (motion sickness) SEE: motion sickness  ::
kinetic {adj} (relating to motion)  :: kinetisk
kinetic energy {n} (energy from motion)  :: rörelseenergi {c}, kinetisk energi {c}
kinetics {n} (physics)  :: kinetik {c}
kinetics {n} (chemistry)  :: kinetik {c}
kinetosis {n} (motion sickness) SEE: motion sickness  ::
king {n} (a male of a royal family who is the supreme ruler of his nation)  :: kung (archaic konung) {c}, drott
king {n} (a playing piece in chess)  :: kung {c}
king {n} (a playing card with the image of a king in it)  :: kung {c}
King Arthur {prop} (legendary king of Britain)  :: Kung Artur {c}
king cake {n} (cake eaten on Epiphany)  :: kungskaka {c}
king cobra {n} (Ophiophagus hannah)  :: kungskobra
kingdom {n} (nation having as supreme ruler a king and/or queen)  :: kungarike {n}, konungarike {n}, kungadöme {n}, konungadöme {n}
kingdom {n} (taxonomic division, below Domain and above Phylum)  :: rike {n}
Kingdom of England {prop} (Kingdom of England)  :: Kungariket England {n}
Kingdom of Scotland {prop} (Kingdom of Scotland)  :: Kungariket Skottland {n}
Kingdom of Sweden {prop} (official name of Sweden)  :: Konungariket Sverige {n}
kingmaker {n} (person with influence in the choice of a leader)  :: kungamakare {c}
king of beasts {n} (the lion)  :: djurens konung {c}
king of clubs {n} (playing card)  :: klöver kung {c}
king of diamonds {n} (playing card)  :: ruter kung {c}
king of hearts {n} (playing card)  :: hjärter kung {c}
king of spades {n} (playing card)  :: spader kung {c}
Kings {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Första Kungaboken {m}, Andra Kungaboken {m}
kingship {n} (state of being a king)  :: kungadöme {n}
kingslayer {n} (one who kills a king)  :: kungamördare {c-p}
king's man {n} (customs officer) SEE: customs officer  ::
king's ransom {n} (very large sum of money)  :: förmögenhet {c}, furstlig summa {c}
Kingston {prop} (capital of Jamaica)  :: Kingston
king vulture {n} (Sarcoramphus papa)  :: kungsgam {c}
kink {n} (tight curl, twist, or bend)  :: knut {c}, veck {n}, fnurra {c}
kinky {adj} (marked by unconventional sexual preferences or behavior)  :: kinky
kinship {n} (relation or connection by blood, marriage or adoption)  :: släktingar
Kinyarwanda {prop} (Rwanda) SEE: Rwanda  ::
kiosk {n} (enclosed structure where cigarettes, magazines, etc are sold)  :: kiosk
kiosk {n} (unattended stand)  :: automat {c}
kipfel {n} (croissant) SEE: croissant  ::
kippah {n} (skullcap)  :: kippa {c}
Kiribati {prop} (Republic of Kiribati)  :: Kiribati
kiss {v} (to touch with the lips)  :: kyssa [passionately], pussa [lightly]
kiss {v} (to touch each other’s lips)  :: kyssas, pussas (both reciprocal forms)
kiss {n} (touch with the lips)  :: kyss {c}, puss {c}
kissable {adj} (capable of being kissed)  :: kysstäck, kyssbar
kissable {adj} (attractive, so as to invite kissing)  :: kysstäck
kiss me {phrase} (kiss me)  :: kyss mig
kit {n} (clothing) SEE: clothing  ::
kitchen {n} (room)  :: kök {n}
kitchenette {n} (small kitchen)  :: kokvrå {c}, pentry {n}
kitchen garden {n} (a garden used for growing fruits, vegetables for use in the kitchen) SEE: vegetable garden  ::
kitchen knife {n} (knife for preparing food)  :: kökskniv {c}
kitchen paper {n} (paper towels)  :: hushållspapper {n}
kitchen towel {n} (sheet of kitchen paper) SEE: paper towel  ::
kite {n} (flying toy on string)  :: drake {c}
kith {n} (friends and acquaintances)  :: vänner {c-p}, bekanta {c-p}
kith and kin {n} (both friends and family)  :: släkt och vänner {c-p}, nära och kära
kitsch {n} (kitsch)  :: kitsch
kitsch {adj} (of questionable aesthetic value)  :: kitschig
kitten {n} (a young cat)  :: kattunge {c}, [dialectal] källing {c}
kitten heel {n} (short, slender heel)  :: taxklack
kitty {n} (kitten, small cat)  :: kisse
kitty litter {n} (mixture to provide a soiling area for cats)  :: kattsand {c}, kattströ
kiwi {n} (bird)  :: kivi {c}
kiwi {n} (kiwi fruit) SEE: kiwi fruit  ::
kiwi fruit {n} (fruit)  :: kiwi {c}, kiwifrukt {c}
kleptomania {n} (disorder that causes an uncontrollable obsessions with stealing)  :: kleptomani
Klingon {prop} (the language)  :: klingonska
knackered {adj} (extremely tired or exhausted)  :: slut, slutkörd, utmattad
knave {n} (archaic: boy; especially, boy servant)  :: hjon {n}
knave {n} (archaic: any male servant)  :: dräng {c} (farmhand)
knave {n} (deceitful fellow)  :: skojare {c}, gynnare {c}
knave {n} (playing card)  :: knekt
knead {v} (to work and press into a mass)  :: knåda
knee {n} (joint in the middle of the leg and area around it)  :: knä {n}
kneecap {n} (bone)  :: knäskål {c}
kneel {v} (to stoop down and rest on the knee)  :: knäböja
kneepan {n} (kneecap) SEE: kneecap  ::
knee pit {n} (shallow depression located at the back of the knee joint) SEE: poplit  ::
knickers {n} (panties) SEE: panties  ::
knife {n} (utensil or tool designed for cutting)  :: kniv {c}
knife {n} (weapon)  :: dolk {c}, kniv {c}
knife {n}  :: kniv {c}
knife {v} (to use a knife to cut)  :: skära
knife {v} (to use a knife to injure or kill)  :: hugga (med kniv)
knife {v} (to cut through as if with a knife)  :: skära
knife {v}  :: knivhugga
knight {n} (warrior, especially of the Middle Ages)  :: knekt {c}, riddare {c}
knight {n} (person on whom a knighthood has been conferred)  :: riddare {c}
knight {n} (chess piece)  :: springare {c}, häst {c}
knight {v} (to confer a knighthood upon)  :: dubba
Knights Templar {prop} (the order of medieval knights)  :: Tempelherreorden
Königsberg {prop} (the former capital of East Prussia, see also: Kaliningrad)  :: Königsberg {n}
knit {v} (to make fabric from thread or yarn)  :: sticka
knitting {n} (activity and process of knitting)  :: stickning {c}
knitting {n} (knitted fabric)  :: stickning {c}
knitting needle {n} (thin rod used to knit yarn)  :: sticka {c}
knock {n} (abrupt rapping sound)  :: knackning {c}
knock {v} (to rap one's knuckles against something)  :: knacka
knock {v} (to bump or impact)  :: stöta emot, slå emot
knock down {v} (demolish) SEE: demolish  ::
knocked up {adj} (pregnant)  :: på smällen
knocker {n} (device for knocking on a door) SEE: doorknocker  ::
knock-kneed {adj} (having knees abnormally close together)  :: kobent
knock on wood {interj} (hopefully; used when undertaking such a customary action)  :: peppar, peppar, ta i trä (pepper, pepper, grip wood), peppar peppar (pepper pepper)
knockout drop {n} (drug)  :: knockoutdropp {c}
knoll {n} (small mound)  :: knalle {c}
knorr {n} (merchant ship used in mediaeval Scandinavia)  :: knarr {c}
Knossos {prop} (an archaeological site)  :: Knossos
knot {n} (looping)  :: knop {c}, knut {c}, stek {c}
knot {n} (tangled clump)  :: knut {c}
knot {n} (mathematics closed curve)  :: knut {c}
knot {n} (difficult situation)  :: knipa {c}
knot {n} (firm swollen tissue caused by injury)  :: bula {c}, svullnad {c}
knot {n} (nautical unit of speed)  :: knop {c}
knot {v} (form into a knot; tie with knot(s))  :: knyta
knot {v} (form wrinkles in forehead)  :: rynka
knot {n} (variety of wading bird)  :: snäppa [generic], kustsnäppa [red knot], kolymasnäppa [great knot]
knothole {n} (void left by a knot in the wood)  :: kvisthål {n}
knot theory {n} (branch of topology)  :: knutteori {c}
knotty {adj} (Complicated or tricky; complex; difficult)  :: knepig
know {v} (be certain or sure about (something))  :: veta
know {v} (be acquainted or familiar with)  :: känna [a person], känna till, veta om (a piece of fact)
know {v} (have knowledge of)  :: veta
know {v} (understand (a subject))  :: kunna
know {v} (be informed about)  :: känna till, veta om, veta
know-all {n} (someone who obnoxiously claims to be knowledgeable on a subject) SEE: know-it-all  ::
know-how {n} (the knowledge and skill to be able to do something correctly)  :: sakkunskap {c}, know-how
knowing {adj} (deliberate)  :: medveten
know-it-all {n} (someone who obnoxiously claims to be knowledgeable on a subject)  :: viktigpetter, besserwisser {c}
knowledge {n} (fact of knowing about something; understanding, familiarity with information)  :: kunskap {c}
knowledge {n} (awareness, state of having been informed)  :: kännedom {c}
knowledgeable {adj} (having knowledge, especially of a particular subject)  :: kunnig
knowledgeable {adj} (well informed)  :: kunnig
knowledge is power {proverb} (knowledge is power)  :: kunskap är makt
know like the back of one's hand {v} (be intimately knowledgable about)  :: känna som sin egen ficka
known {adj} (that whom other people know, renowned, famous)  :: känd
knuckle {n} (joint of the finger)  :: knoge
knuckle duster {n} (weapon worn around the knuckles) SEE: brass knuckles  ::
knucks {n} (brass knuckles) SEE: brass knuckles  ::
koala {n} (a tree-dwelling marsupial that resembles a small bear)  :: koala {c}
kohlrabi {n} (cabbage variety)  :: kålrabbi {c}, knutkål {c}
Kola Peninsula {prop} (peninsula in Russia)  :: Kolahalvön {c}
kolkhoz {n} (farming collective)  :: kolchos
Komi {prop} (language)  :: komi {c}
Komodo dragon {n} (large monitor lizard)  :: komodovaran {c}
Komotini {prop} (city)  :: Komotini
kompromat {n}  :: kompromat
kookaburra {n} (kingfishers)  :: kookaburra {c}, kokaburra {c}
kooky {adj} (crazy)  :: galen, sjuk i huvudet, koko
kopek {n} (one-hundredth of a ruble)  :: kopek {c}
kopi luwak {n} (coffee made from eaten berries)  :: kopi luwak
Koran {prop} (the Islamic holy book) SEE: Qur'an  ::
Korea {prop} (South Korea) SEE: South Korea  ::
Korea {prop} (North Korea) SEE: North Korea  ::
Korea {prop} (ancient country or both Koreas as a whole)  :: Korea
Korean {adj} (relating to the Korean Peninsula)  :: koreansk
Korean {prop} (language)  :: koreanska {c}
Korean {n} (person)  :: korean {m}, koreanska {f}
Korean War {prop} (war lasting from 1950 to 1953)  :: koreakrig {n}
kosher {adj} (in accordance with Jewish law)  :: kosher
kosher {v} (make kosher) SEE: kasher  ::
Kosovan {adj} (related to Kosovo)  :: kosovansk, kosovarisk
Kosovan {n} (person from Kosovo)  :: kosovan {c} [male], kosovanska {c} [female]
Kosovar {adj} (Kosovan) SEE: Kosovan  ::
Kosovar {n} (Kosovan) SEE: Kosovan  ::
Kosovo {prop} (disputed region in the Balkans)  :: Kosovo
koumiss {n} (fermented drink)  :: kumys, kumiss
kowtow {n} (kowtowing)  :: koutou
kraal {n} (rural African community)  :: kraal
kraal {n} (rural African village of huts surrounded by a stockade)  :: kraal {c}
kraal {n} (enclosure for livestock)  :: kraal {c}
Kraken {prop} (Sea monster)  :: Kraken {c}
Krasnoyarsk {prop} (city)  :: Krasnojarsk
Kraut {n} (German) SEE: German  ::
Kremlin {prop} (the Moscow Kremlin)  :: Kreml {n}
Kristianstad {prop} (town)  :: Kristianstad
króna {n} (currency)  :: krona {c}
krona {n} (currency)  :: krona {c}
krone {n} (currency)  :: krona {c}
Krung Thep {prop} (Bangkok) SEE: Bangkok  ::
Krym {prop} (Crimea) SEE: Crimea  ::
krypton {n} (a chemical element)  :: krypton {n}
kryptonite {n} (weakness)  :: kryptonit
Kuban {prop} (the Kuban river)  :: Kuban
Kuiper belt {prop} (region of space in the Solar System)  :: Kuiperbältet (def. singular)
Ku Klux Klan {prop} (Ku Klux Klan)  :: Ku Klux Klan
kulak {n} (a prosperous peasant)  :: kulak
kumquat {n} (small orange fruit)  :: kumquat {c}
kung fu {n} (martial art)  :: kung fu {c}
Kurd {n} (a member of the people inhabiting Kurdistan)  :: kurd {c} [male], kurdiska {c} [female]
Kurdish {prop} (language of Kurdistan)  :: kurdiska
Kurdish {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Kurdistan, the Kurdish people or the Kurdish language)  :: kurdiska, kurdiske, kurdisk, kurdiskt
Kurdistan {prop} (a region in the Middle East inhabited mostly by the Kurds)  :: Kurdistan {n}
Kuril Islands {prop} (group of islands)  :: Kurilerna
kurta {n} (Indian shirt)  :: kurta
Kuwait {prop} (country in the Middle East)  :: Kuwait
Kuwaiti {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Kuwait or the Kuwaiti people)  :: kuwaitisk
Kvarken {prop} (narrow region)  :: Kvarken
kvass {n} (traditional Slavic drink)  :: kvass {c}
Kven {n} (language)  :: kvänska
kvetch {v} (whine or complain, often needlessly and incessantly)  :: klaga, kvida, beklaga, oja
kvetch {n} (person who endlessly whines or complains)  :: gnällspik, gnällmåns
Kyoto {prop} (Kyōto, Japan)  :: Kyoto
Kyrgyz {prop} (language)  :: kirgiziska, kirgisiska
Kyrgyzstan {prop} (country in Central Asia)  :: Kirgizistan
Kyōto {prop} (Kyoto) SEE: Kyoto  ::