Sweden Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

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Encyclopedias may provide information on all branches of knowledge or treat a specific topic comprehensively, usually in articles arranged alphabetically. They often contain articles of great interest for genealogical research—including those about towns and places, prominent people, minorities, and religions. They can also give information about record-keeping practices, laws, customs, commerce, costumes, occupations, and archaic terminology.<br>
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Encyclopedias may provide information on all branches of knowledge or treat a specific topic comprehensively, usually in articles arranged alphabetically. They often contain articles of great interest for genealogical research—including those about towns and places, prominent people, minorities, and religions. They can also give information about record-keeping practices, laws, customs, commerce, costumes, occupations, and archaic terminology.<br>  
  
The Family History Library has general knowledge encyclopedias in the Swedish language and also Swedish-English and English-Swedish dictionaries. They are listed in the catalog under:<br>
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The Family History Library has general knowledge encyclopedias in the Swedish language and also Swedish-English and English-Swedish dictionaries. They are listed in the catalog under:<br>  
  
 
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Also see [[Sweden: Language and Languages]].  
 
Also see [[Sweden: Language and Languages]].  
  
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=== Online Historical Dictionaries ===
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*Dalin, Anders Fredrik, [http://www.wisberg.se/wisberg.se/pdf/dalin/dalin.htm Ordbok Öfver svenska språket]. Vol I–II., Stockholm 1850–1855 <br>provided by http://www.wisberg.se
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=== Modern Dictionaries ===
  
 
*[http://www.ord.se/ Norstedts English-Swedish - Swedish-English Dictionary]  
 
*[http://www.ord.se/ Norstedts English-Swedish - Swedish-English Dictionary]  

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Encyclopedias may provide information on all branches of knowledge or treat a specific topic comprehensively, usually in articles arranged alphabetically. They often contain articles of great interest for genealogical research—including those about towns and places, prominent people, minorities, and religions. They can also give information about record-keeping practices, laws, customs, commerce, costumes, occupations, and archaic terminology.

The Family History Library has general knowledge encyclopedias in the Swedish language and also Swedish-English and English-Swedish dictionaries. They are listed in the catalog under:

Sweden - Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

Also see Sweden: Language and Languages.

Online Historical Dictionaries


Modern Dictionaries