What does Scandinavian mean?

Definitions for Scandinavian
ˌskæn dəˈneɪ vi ənscan·di·na·vian

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Scandinavian.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Scandinavian, Norse, Northmannoun

    an inhabitant of Scandinavia

  2. Scandinavian, Scandinavian language, Nordic, Norse, North Germanic, North Germanic languageadjective

    the northern family of Germanic languages that are spoken in Scandinavia and Iceland

  3. Scandinavian, Norseadjective

    of or relating to Scandinavia or its peoples or cultures

    "Norse sagas"; "Norse nomads"

Wiktionary

  1. Scandinaviannoun

    Someone from Scandinavia.

  2. Scandinavianadjective

    Of Scandinavia.

  3. Scandinavianadjective

    (Of a language) Of the North Germanic family to which Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Icelandic, and Faeroese belong.

Wikipedia

  1. Scandinavian

    A Scandinavian is a resident of Scandinavia or something associated with the region, including:

ChatGPT

  1. scandinavian

    Scandinavian generally refers to anything pertaining to the region of Scandinavia, which traditionally includes the three kingdoms of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. It can refer to individuals from these countries, their languages (Danish, Norwegian, Swedish), and their shared history, culture, and traditions. It may also encompass the broader Nordic countries, including Finland, Iceland, and their associated territories.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scandinavianadjective

    of or pertaining to Scandinavia, that is, Sweden, Norway, and Denmark

  2. Scandinaviannoun

    a native or inhabitant of Scandinavia

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Scandinavian

    skan-di-nā′vi-an, adj. of Scandinavia, the peninsula divided into Norway and Sweden, but, in a historical sense, applying also to Denmark and Iceland.—n. a native of Scandinavia. [L. Scandinavia, Scandia.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Scandinavian in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Scandinavian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Scandinavian in a Sentence

  1. Valeria Bordone:

    The intermediate model is represented by most of the western European countries and the Czech Republic, where grandparents are strongly involved in child care but with a lower frequency than in the Mediterranean model and higher than in the Scandinavian countries, in these countries, characterized by levels of policy support that are in between the other two models, grandparental child care is complementary to public policies rather than substituting them.

  2. Bohuslav Ilavsky:

    I have always leaned left, admired Scandinavian countries, voted for Smer in last election - but I won't support them this time, fico's welfare packages are pure populism, but he hasn't delivered on his promises to make real change.

  3. Martine Gosselink:

    For instance, many Dutch people don't understand why Eskimo is an offensive term, but it is, and indigenous people don't like to be called that way, also Lapland [the northern Scandinavian region populated by the Sami people] is an offensive term, but not many people know it.

  4. Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary:

    Our focus will be on one of the two major Scandinavian airlines, we think one or the other of those are the most likely to fail this winter.

  5. Gert Tinggaard Svendsen:

    Trust is the foundation for Scandinavian openness about taxes, the welfare systems we have in Norway, Sweden and Denmark are basically a collective insurance ... you trust that all the other people will work and pay taxes. That trust in other people gets an extreme expression in the publication of taxes.

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