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"Norja ja Ruotsi"

Translation:Norway and Sweden

June 25, 2020

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/LukeProcto6

What do Ruotsi mean - as in etymology?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/pieni_chilipalko

Researchers aren't quite sure, but they think it comes from the predecessor of the word "ro" as in "to row (a boat)".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KaidaAurora

If I remember correctly, it comes from the Old Swedish word for rowing, or something like that

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