Swedish

noun
Swed·​ish | \ ˈswē-dish How to pronounce Swedish (audio) \

Definition of Swedish

1 : the North Germanic language spoken in Sweden and a part of Finland
2 plural in construction : the people of Sweden

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Swedish adjective

First Known Use of Swedish

1605, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of Swedish was in 1605

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“Swedish.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Swedish. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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Swedish

adjective
Swed·​ish | \ ˈswē-dish How to pronounce Swedish (audio) \

Kids Definition of Swedish

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to Sweden, the Swedes, or Swedish

Swedish

noun

Kids Definition of Swedish (Entry 2 of 2)

: the language of the Swedes

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