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  1. Nyckelharpa

    A nyckelharpa, sometimes called a keyed fiddle, is a traditional Swedish musical instrument. It is a string instrument or chordophone. Its keys are attached to tangents which, when a key is depressed, serve as frets to change the pitch of the string. The nyckelharpa is similar in appearance to a fiddle or the bowed Byzantine lira. Structurally, it is more closely related to the hurdy gurdy, both employing key-actuated tangents to change the pitch. The nyckelharpa and its tonal range appear on the reverse of the Swedish 50 kronor banknote.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nyckelharpa in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nyckelharpa in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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