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English translation: King Winter

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Swedish term or phrase:King Bore
English translation:King Winter
Entered by: Mats Wiman
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11:43 Jun 3, 2001
Swedish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Swedish term or phrase: Bore
Kung Bore,,, - Folklore?
Shannon Anderson
King Winter
Explanation:
NE:
Bore, personifikation av vintern och nordanvinden. Namnet härrör från Olof Rudbeck och utgår från fornisl. Bur, namnet på Odens far.
Sw.National Encyclpedia:
Bore, the personification of the winter and the North Wind originating from Swedish scientist Olaf Rudbeck and is based on the old islandic name Bur, the father of the God of Gods among northern gods, Oden.
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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 02:54
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10 mins
King Winter


Explanation:
Bore is the king of the cold


    Native
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 02:54
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 1826
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14 mins
King Winter


Explanation:
NE:
Bore, personifikation av vintern och nordanvinden. Namnet härrör från Olof Rudbeck och utgår från fornisl. Bur, namnet på Odens far.
Sw.National Encyclpedia:
Bore, the personification of the winter and the North Wind originating from Swedish scientist Olaf Rudbeck and is based on the old islandic name Bur, the father of the God of Gods among northern gods, Oden.


    see above
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 02:54
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 1826
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