Swekoman

noun

Swe·​ko·​man
¦svākō¦män
plural -s
: a Finn supporting the use of Swedish especially as the official language against the Fennomans

Word History

Etymology

Swedish svekoman, from sveko- Swedish, Sweden (from New Latin or Medieval Latin Sueco-, from Suecia Sweden, from Old Swedish Svēar Swedes) + -man maniac

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“Swekoman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Swekoman. Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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