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Scandinavia

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Definition Norway, Sweden, Denmark and sometimes Finland & Iceland
  • They look like a stereotypically blonde, blue-eyed Scandinavian family.
Scandinavian = people of Norway, Sweden, Denmark and sometimes Finland & Iceland
  • The Dutch belong to the West-Germanic language branch as contrasted to Scandinavians who belong to the North-Germanic (or Nordic) branch.
  • Scandinavians = people of Norway, Sweden, Denmark and sometimes Finland & Iceland
  • The children's show Lazytown premiered in Iceland, grew in popularity throughout Scandinavia, and then spread to over 100 countries.
  • Scandinavia = Norway, Sweden, Denmark and sometimes Finland & Iceland
  • The far north of Scandinavia was The Icy Waste.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  • The voice spoke German with a strong Scandinavian accent.
    Corrie ten Boom  --  The Hiding Place
  • I studied the hundreds of Scandinavian teenagers seated in the hall while I was being introduced.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • Berserker was a redoubtable hero in Scandinavian mythology, the grandson of the eight-handed Starkodder and the beautiful Alfhilde.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson  --  Selected Essays
  • The Bohemian and Scandinavian girls could not get positions as teachers, because they had had no opportunity to learn the language.
    Willa Cather  --  My Antonia
  • That had produced a Scandinavian shout: "Ja, cobber!
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • All this blond wood is from Scandinavia.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat's Eye
  • Very few words came from the Scandinavian immigrants—gravlax, smorgasbord—but their speech heavily influenced the accents in Wisconsin and Minnesota.
    Robert MacNeil and William Crane  --  Do You Speak American?
  • My attention was caught at once by the girl's extraordinary Scandinavian fairness.
    Agatha Christie  --  The ABC Murders
  • Scandinavian passport perhaps.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • In Scandinavian Christmas celebrations, for example, Christian and Old Norse customs are wedded even to this day.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie's World
  • One of the more Scandinavian songs was called "The Boon of Life": Ky-yow replied: The boon of life is health.
    T. H. White  --  The Once and Future King
  • There I thought you were Danish, or maybe Finnish, eastern Scandinavian.
    William Styron  --  Sophie's Choice
  • I've sent tens of thousands of English and Scandinavian tourists to the Levant.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • Wheatsylvania was a "good location," he said: solid Scandinavian and Dutch and German and Bohemian farmers who paid their bills.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Arrowsmith
  • Rachel/Rachelle clogs up to the board, dressed in an outrageous Dutch/Scandinavian ensemble.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  Speak
  • It looked like a Scandinavian airport.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King

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