capital of Sweden

the capital and largest city of Sweden; located in southern Sweden on the Baltic

the Nobel Prize is awarded in Stockholm

Syn: ↑Stockholm
Instance Hypernyms: ↑national capital
Part Holonyms: ↑Sweden, ↑Kingdom of Sweden, ↑Sverige

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Ancient Capital of Sweden — Sigtuna …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Sweden — • The largest of the three Scandinavian countries and the eastern half of the Scandinavian peninsula Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Sweden     Sweden      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Sweden — This article is about the country. For other uses, see Sweden (disambiguation). Kingdom of Sweden Konungariket Sverige …   Wikipedia

  • Sweden — noun a Scandinavian kingdom in the eastern part of the Scandinavian Peninsula (Freq. 9) • Syn: ↑Kingdom of Sweden, ↑Sverige • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Scandinavian country, ↑Scandinavian nation • Member Holonyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Capital punishment in Sweden — ( sv. Dödsstraff) was practiced up until 1910. It is now forbidden by the Swedish Constitution which clearly states: There shall be no capital punishment . Dates for abolishment of the death penalty * Capital punishment was abolished for all… …   Wikipedia

  • Capital punishment in the People's Republic of China — Capital punishment in China redirects here. For the situation in Taiwan, see Capital punishment in the Republic of China. Part of a series on Capital punishment …   Wikipedia

  • Capital punishment in Romania — was abolished in 1989, and has been prohibited by the Constitution of Romania since 1991. Contents 1 Antecedents 2 Kingdom of Romania 3 Communist Romania 4 Romania …   Wikipedia

  • Sweden — /sweed n/, n. a kingdom in N Europe, in the E part of the Scandinavian Peninsula. 8,946,193; 173,732 sq. mi. (449,964 sq. km). Cap.: Stockholm. Swedish, Sverige. * * * Sweden Introduction Sweden Background: A military power during the 17th… …   Universalium

  • Sweden — <p></p> <p></p> Introduction ::Sweden <p></p> Background: <p></p> A military power during the 17th century, Sweden has not participated in any war for almost two centuries. An armed neutrality was… …   The World Factbook

  • Capital punishment in France — Part of a series on Capital punishment Issues Debate · …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.