Wiktionary:Requested entries (Swedish)
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- -:- -- It seems like this is perhaps used to join abbreviations, as in sms, or numbers (2:e), and orther things like c:a and l:a.? I find this vaguely fascinating.__Gamren (talk) 21:04, 26 February 2017 (UTC)
- aina? appar slang for "police" in some sociolects
- få en släng av sleven -- to receive a slice of the pie/cake
- av samma skrot och korn -- "of the same scrap and corn" (a saying similar to "birds of a feather" or "cut from the same cloth")
- bebisbio, already a definition in Danish, means pretty much the same thing, see w:sv:Babybio
- blankspolade, "flushed smooth"
- bondska: dialect in northern Sweden (Västerbotten)
- bunt (bundle)
- dogg - a group of dog breeds (including bulldog)
- Farbror Blå ("Uncle Blue") = slang for police (because of the blue uniform)?
- formation (needs Swedish)
- futurum exaktum
- futurum exaktum preteriti
- futurum preteriti
- gamme “crib, manger”
- HBTQ: similar or same as LGBTQ
- hiskelig -- ghastly, horrible, terrible, frightful?
- hur enkelt - simply or plainly
- hyperdrift - apparently used as a translation for hyperdrive in TV subtitles.
- högsvenska – (Finland) standard Swedish (as opposed to dialectal Swedish); standard Finland Swedish (as opposed to rikssvenska)
- härdarmästare - apparently a working-class profession related to metals and heat
- inandnings - ingressive
- krita -- chalk/crayon
- kvarhålle -- subjunctive) of kvarhålla
- kalsongfylla -- like Finnish kalsarikännit
- lunchdisco - a disco at lunchtime, this fad's getting popular around Sweden.
- murpelare (redlink, but a bluelinked form is murpelarna)
- måttbestämda -- definite form singular and plural of måttbestämd -- som har ett bestämt mått - that has a set measure
- metonym (needs Swedish) - translation of English metonym. Philmonte101 (talk) 23:58, 2 September 2016 (UTC)
- nepalesisk - Nepalese
- nunatakker - might be plural form of the noun nunatak
- nusvenska - the Swedish language as spoken since the year 1900
- okapabla plural or definite form of okapabel -- incapable
- omljud -- mutation ...or apophony, as wp uses.
- panpsykism = panpsychism
- pimpling - needs Swedish, something wish fish?
- pukor plural of puka -- timpani?
- rekorderlig: Swedish cider brand, but also appar can mean "hearty"? or is it "proper/decent"? or...?!
- renommé – reputation
- renommésnyltning – "reputation leeching" or "credibility leeching" (business law), compare with "leeching off Britain's credibility and respected reputation". Also translated as "reputation parasitism" here.
- ribbstol (“wall bars”) - source of Serbo-Croatian ripstol
- rikssvenska - standard Swedish (as spoken in Sweden); the prestige accent of standard Swedish in Sweden
- runtslussad - past participle of "slussa runt"
- rymdgrodan - this means "the space frog", but it's not a word that is used
- shobresvenska - same as rinkebysvenska
- sinfonietta — Cf. German Sinfonietta, English sinfonietta, Italian sinfonietta, French symphoniette.
- släng av sleven - slice of the pie
- smörgåstårta - "sandwich cake", a type of cold, savory, bread-based cake with filling
- smultronställe strawberry patch; WP says "idiomatically signifies an underrated gem of a place, often with personal or sentimental value"
- snudd -- is there any point in having this as a standalone entry? I doubt it is ever used in other contexts than in the expression snudd på...
- snutt = sound bite?
- snylta – sponge, cadge
- sockenmål -- "parish speech" -- a term used by Swedish linguists to refer to local Swedish dialects
- svalkan -- definite form of svalka
- så när som på / sånär som på
- schejk -- sheik
- skäliga -- "reasonable; fair; justified"
- sädesfrön -- seeds
- schasa -- shoo (encourage to leave)
- sortering -- Already a Danish entry, but this is apparently also a word in Swedish and Dutch. Someone added "sorteringen" with a Swedish inflection of the noun, but did not add the noun itself. Any takers? Philmonte101 (talk) 09:22, 20 July 2016 (UTC)
- tillförordnad (as linked to in tf)
- trollkonsternas, definite plural genitive of trollkonst -- magic arts, trick of an illusionist, (wizardry?)
- tonartshöjning - the truck driver's gear change!
- tycker om
- uppstyrdheten definite of uppstyrdhet (a most uncommon word; slang or a temporary compound)
- uppvisning -- display, performance, show
- valk - has other languages, but not Swedish
- värdighet – oddly, there's already an entry for the plural, värdigheten