surströmming

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Swedish surströmming, from sur (sour) + strömming (Baltic herring).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ˈsʊə(ɹ)stɹɜːmɪŋ/, /ˈsʊə(ɹ)stɹɒmɪŋ/

Noun[edit]

surströmming (uncountable)

  1. A traditional Swedish delicacy made by fermenting Baltic herring in wooden casks.

Translations[edit]


Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Swedish surströmming (literally sour herring).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈsuɐ̯ˌsd̥ʁɶmeŋ]

Noun[edit]

surströmming c (singular definite surströmmingen, not used in plural form)

  1. surströmming (traditional Swedish delicacy made from fermented Baltic herring)

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sur (sour) +‎ strömming (Baltic herring).

Pronunciation[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
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  • IPA(key): /ˈsʉːrˌstrœmɪŋ/, [ˈsʉ̟ːˌʂʈrœ̝mːɪŋ]

Noun[edit]

surströmming c

  1. surströmming (traditional Swedish delicacy made from fermented Baltic herring)

Declension[edit]

Declension of surströmming 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative surströmming surströmmingen surströmmingar surströmmingarna
Genitive surströmmings surströmmingens surströmmingars surströmmingarnas