Results for: Scandinavian

What is a Scandinavian rug?

  Its called "rya". Its a handwoven rug.   The name originates from a village in Sweden and it can also refer to a particular breed of sheep whose wool is used to make (MORE)

What do Scandinavian people look like?

Not all Scandinavians look the same and not all Scandinavians fit the description below. However, this description is generally seen as the average/majority of Scandinavians: (MORE)

Which countries are Scandinavian countries?

Scandinavia includes the three kingdoms of Denmark, Sweden, and Norway. Not to be confused with the Scandinavian cultural region which includes Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Icelan (MORE)

What languages do Scandinavians speak?

The word "Scandinavian" refers to a large, geographical region, and  not a specific country or language. The languages spoken in the  Scandinavian region are: Swedish, Danis (MORE)

Scandinavian Flags

Scandinavian flags are, despite their simple design, some of the most recognizable in the world. Each one of the official Nordic countries has a Christian cross against a plai (MORE)

A List of Scandinavian Holidays

Knowing when Scandinavian holidays take place can help you set up the perfect time to go on vacation. It's good way for you to see the sights and sounds, as well as experience (MORE)
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Scandinavian Architecture: Characteristics and Features

Often when people think of Scandinavian, they think of Vikings and large ships or hardy, wooden structures. Much of these ancient peoples' architecture that remains from Medie (MORE)

Scandinavian Traditions and Social Customs

Scandinavia is located in Northern Europe and consists of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, and the Faroe Islands. Although referred to as part of Northern Europe, Sc (MORE)

What do Scandinavians speak?

Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, and/or Finnish, for starters. Swedish, Danish and Norwegian are virtually the same. Its like the us Southern accent versus the Queen's English. Th (MORE)

What is the Scandinavian word for death?

There is no specific Scandinavian word but the swedish translation is: "Död" and the norwegian and danish translations are probably quite similar.
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Are the Germans considered Baltics or Scandinavian?

I've never heard either term used to describe germans, most typically they seem to be called Prussians. Though, I may be wrong or out of date. Neither, Germans belong to the g (MORE)