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Rasil asked in Society & CultureLanguages · 1 month ago

“Å” means “River”?

The shortest place name in the world is Å. Villages with this name can be found both in Norway and Sweden. In the Scandinavian languages “Å” means “River”

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  • 1 month ago

    The word "å" means 'river', 'creek' or 'big stream' in Swedish, Norwegian and Danish. It's derived from the Old Norse noun "á" meaning 'river', from Proto-Germanic "ahwō" meaning 'water' or 'stream'.

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  • 1 month ago

    That's nice.

    Now, what is your question, please?

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  • Lôn
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    1 month ago

    What exactly is your question?

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