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Swedes


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    • Svenskar
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    • found: Work cat.: Atterberg, Kurt. Orchestral works. Volume 2, 2014, via Naxos Music Library, accessed Feb. 10, 2016:booklet, p. 5 (The Swedish composer Kurt Atterberg was born in Gothenburg on 12 December 1887, and died in Stockholm on 15 February 1974)
    • found: Dickson, P. Labels for locals, 2006(Sweden (Kingdom of Sweden): Swede. Adjective: Swedish)
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, Feb. 10, 2016(Sweden. Location: Northern Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, Kattegat, and Skagerrak, between Finland and Norway. Nationality: noun: Swede(s), adjective: Swedish. Languages: Swedish (official), small Sami- and Finnish-speaking minorities)
    • found: Names of countries and their capital cities including adjectives of nationality and currency units, 2001(Sweden. Adjective of nationality: Swedish; a Swede)
    • found: Merriam-Webster dictionary online, Feb. 10, 2016:swede (noun 1. capitalized: a) a native or inhabitant of Sweden; b) a person of Swedish descent. 2. chiefly British: rutabaga) Swedish (noun 1: the North Germanic language spoken in Sweden and a part of Finland. 2. plural in construction: the people of Sweden)
    • found: Random House Webster's unabridged dictionary, ©1997(Swede: a native or inhabitant of Sweden; Swedish 2: the people of Sweden collectively)
    • found: LCSH, Feb. 10, 2016(Swedes. UF Swedish people. BT Scandinavians)
    • found: Email from D. Brooking, Scandinavian cataloger, Univ. of Wash. Libraries, Feb. 11, 2016(plural form in Swedish is Svenskar)
    • found: OCLC, Feb. 11, 2016(titles: Svenskar = Swedes; Nyktra svenskar = Sober Swedes; Kunskap för alla : värdefull literatur för svenskar = Knowledge for all : valuable information for Swedes; Källa invid öknens rand : en bok om svenskar och svenskt kyrkoliv i Melbourne 1856-1981 = Spring on the edge of the wilderness : Swedes and Swedish church life in Melbourne 1856-1981; Svenskar vilsna i fjärran vestern och sökta af de sina i Sverige = Swedes lost in America and sought after by their relations in Sweden)
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