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gd = Small Farm  
 
gd = Small Farm  
  
S = south
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S = South
  
gd:ar = large farm  
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gd:ar = Large farm  
  
Sk = school
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Sk = School
  
GOTL = GOTLAND county
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GOTL = Gotland County
  
SKBG = SKARABORG county
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SKBG = Skaraborg County
  
GÄVL = GÄVLEBORG county
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GÄVL = Gävleborg County
  
S:t = saint
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S:t = Saint
  
HALL = HALLAND county
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HALL = Halland County
  
St = greater
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St = Greater
  
JKPG = JÖNKÖPING county
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JKPG = Jönköping County
  
STH = STOCKHOLM county
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STH = Stockholm County
  
JMTL = JÄMTLAND county
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JMTL = Jämtland County
  
SÖDM = SÖDERMANLAND county
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SÖDM = Södermanland County
  
KALM = KALMAR county
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KALM = Kalmar County
  
UPPS = UPPSALA county
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UPPS = Uppsala County
  
KPBG = KOPPARBERG county
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KPBG = Kopparberg County
  
V = west
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V = West
  
KRIST = KRISTIANSTAD county
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KRIST = Kristianstad County
  
VBTN = VÄSTERBOTTEN county
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VBTN = Västerbotten County
  
KRON = KRONOBERG county
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KRON = Kronoberg County
  
VRML = VÄRMLAND county
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VRML = Värmland County
  
kv = mill (flour)  
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kv = Mill (flour)  
  
VSTM = VÄSTMANLAND county
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VSTM = Västmanland County
  
L = little
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L = Little
  
ÄLVSBORG = ÄLVSBORG county
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ÄLV = Älvsborg County
  
MALM = MALMÖHUS county
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MALM = Malmöhus County
  
Ö = east
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Ö = East
  
N = north
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N = North
  
ÖREBRO = ÖREBRO county
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ÖREBRO = Örebro County
  
NBTN = NORRBOTTEN county
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NBTN = Norrbotten County
  
ÖSTG = ÖSTERGÖTLAND county
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ÖSTG = Östergötland County
  
===SWEDISH TERMS TO KNOW===
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===Swedish Terms to Know===
  
GÅRD - FARM
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GÅRD - Farm 
  
BY - VILLAGE
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BY - Village
  
FÖRSAMLING - PARISH
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FÖRSAMLING - Parish (Congregation)
  
SOCKEN - PARISH
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SOCKEN - Parish
  
HÄRAD - COURT DISTRICT
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HÄRAD - Court District
  
LÄN - COUNTY
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LÄN - County
  
LANDSKAP - PROVINCE
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LANDSKAP - Province
  
===SWEDISH PLACE NAME PREFIXES TO KNOW===
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===Swedish Place Name Prefixes to Know===
  
NORRA (N) NORTH
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NORRA (N) North
  
SÖDRA (S) SOUTH
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SÖDRA (S) South
  
VÄSTRA (V) WEST
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VÄSTRA (V) West
  
ÖSTRA (Ö) EAST
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ÖSTRA (Ö) East
  
LILLA (L) LITTLE
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LILLA (L) Little
  
STORA (St) GREATER
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STORA (St) Greater
  
NEDRE (Ne) LOWER
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NEDRE (Ne) Lower
  
ÖVRE (Ö) UPPER
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ÖVRE (Ö) Upper
  
YTTER (Y) OUTER
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YTTER (Y) Outer
  
INDRE (I) INNER
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INDRE (I) Inner
  
 
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BLEK = Blekinge County

P = Postal Code

GBG = Göteborg och Bohus County

prästgd = Vicar's Farm

gd = Small Farm

S = South

gd:ar = Large farm

Sk = School

GOTL = Gotland County

SKBG = Skaraborg County

GÄVL = Gävleborg County

S:t = Saint

HALL = Halland County

St = Greater

JKPG = Jönköping County

STH = Stockholm County

JMTL = Jämtland County

SÖDM = Södermanland County

KALM = Kalmar County

UPPS = Uppsala County

KPBG = Kopparberg County

V = West

KRIST = Kristianstad County

VBTN = Västerbotten County

KRON = Kronoberg County

VRML = Värmland County

kv = Mill (flour)

VSTM = Västmanland County

L = Little

ÄLV = Älvsborg County

MALM = Malmöhus County

Ö = East

N = North

ÖREBRO = Örebro County

NBTN = Norrbotten County

ÖSTG = Östergötland County

Swedish Terms to Know

GÅRD - Farm

BY - Village

FÖRSAMLING - Parish (Congregation)

SOCKEN - Parish

HÄRAD - Court District

LÄN - County

LANDSKAP - Province

Swedish Place Name Prefixes to Know

NORRA (N) North

SÖDRA (S) South

VÄSTRA (V) West

ÖSTRA (Ö) East

LILLA (L) Little

STORA (St) Greater

NEDRE (Ne) Lower

ÖVRE (Ö) Upper

YTTER (Y) Outer

INDRE (I) Inner