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[sv] backstuga [en] side-cottage
[sv] backstugusittare    [en] side-cottage dweller (not the landowner)
[sv] bagare    [en] baker     [no] baker
[sv] bagarmästare   [en] master baker ¦ master of the bakers' guild
[sv] bagarmästare   [no] bakermester
[sv] balettchef     [en] ballet manager [no] ballettsjef
[sv] balettdansör -ös    [en] ballet-dancer  [no] ballettdanser(inne)
[sv] balettmästare  [en] ballet-master  [no] ballettmester
[sv] banförman [en] (railway-)line foreman 
[sv] bankdirektör   [en] bank manager   [no] banksjef
[sv] bankkamrer     [en] bank accountant     [no] bankmann
[sv] banktjänsteman [en] bank employee  [us] bank clerk     [no] bankfunksjonær
[sv] banvakt   [en] (railway) lineman
[sv] bark (fartyg)  [en] bark ¦ barque  [no] bark
[sv] barn u.ä. ("oäkta") [en] illegitimate child ¦ child born out of wedlock
[sv] barnasjukdom   [en] infantile disease   [no] barnesykdom
[sv] barnaåren     [en] childhood [no] barndom
[sv] barnbarn  [en] grandchild     [no] barnebarn
[sv] barnbarnsbarn  [en] great-grandchild    [no] oldebarn
[sv] barnbördshus   [en] maternity hospital ¦ maternity ward
[sv] barnbördshus   [no] fødestue ¦ fødeavdeling
[sv] barndaghem     [en] day nursery    [no] barnehage
[sv] barnhem (allm) [en] children's home     [no] barnehjem
[sv] barnhus (föräldralösa)   [en] orphanage [no] barnehjem
[sv] barnlös   [en] childless [no] barnløs
[sv] barnmorska     [en] midwife   [no] jordmor
[sv] barnsäng (dö i)     [en] (die in) childbirth
[sv] barnsängsfeber [en] childbed fever [no] barselfeber
[sv] bartender [en] bartender [no] bartender
[sv] bataljonskommissarie     [en] battalion commissary
[sv] bataljonspräst [en] battalion chaplain  [no] bataljonsprest
[sv] bebo (gård ¦ hus)  [en] live on ¦ live in   [no] bebo
[sv] bedriva (idka) [en] practise ¦ carry on [no] utføre
[sv] befallningsman (landshövd.)   [en] governor
[sv] befallningsman (lantbr.) [en] (farm) foreman
[sv] befallningsman (mil)     [en] commanding officer  [no] befal
[sv] befriad från (tjänst)   [en] excused from (service)   [no] fristilt
[sv] befälhavare (fartyg)     [en] captain ¦ master ¦ commander (navy)
[sv] befälhavare (fartyg)     [no] kommandør
[sv] begrava (nedsänka)  [en] bury [no] begrave 
[sv] begravning (inkl ceremoni)    [en] funeral   [no] bisettelse ¦ begravelse
[sv] begravningsplats    [en] graveyard ¦ cemetery ¦ burial-ground
[sv] begravningsplats    [no] gravplass
[sv] begåvad  [en] gifted    [no] begavet
[sv] bergsingenjör  [en] M. of Metallurgy ¦ Mining Engineer
[sv] bergsingenjör  [no] bergingeniør
[sv] bergsman  [en] miner ¦ owner of miner's homestead
[sv] besutten bonde [en] landed farmer ¦ propertied farmer
[sv] besutten bonde [no] bonde med jord
[sv] betjänt (i hushåll)     [en] (man-)servant  [no] tjener
[sv] betyg (anställn)    [en] testimonial    [no] attest
[sv] betyg (examens)     [en] certificate    [no] eksamensbevis
[sv] betyg (i ämne ¦ högt¦ lågt)  [en] mark (good ¦ bad)   [no] karakter
[sv] beväring (värnpliktig)   [en] conscript soldier   [no] vernepliktig
[sv] bibliotekarie  [en] librarian [no] bibliotekar
[sv] bildhuggare    [en] sculptor  [no] billedhugger
[sv] bilförsäljare  [en] car salesman   [no] bilselger
[sv] bilhandlare    [en] car dealer     [no] bilforhandler
[sv] biologisk (far¦ son¦ etc)     [en] blood- ¦ biological [no] biologisk -
[sv] bisittare (domstol) [en] assessor  [no] assessor
[sv] bisittare (gille)   [en] member of the board (of a guild)
[sv] biskop    [en] bishop    [no] biskop
[sv] biträde (butik)     [en] shop assistant [us] clerk     [no] ekspeditør
[sv] blodskam  [en] incest    [no] incest ¦ blodskam
[sv] bodbetjänt     [en] shop assistant [us] clerk     [no] ekspeditør
[sv] bodelning (arvskifte)    [en] distribution of estate   [no] arveskifte
[sv] bodelning (makar)   [en] partition of joint property   [no] arvedeling
[sv] bodräkt   [en] theft of common property 
[sv] bokbindare     [en] bookbinder     [no] bokbinder
[sv] bokbindarmästare    [en] master bookbinder   [no] bokbindermester
[sv] bokförläggare  [en] publisher [no] forlegger
[sv] bokhandlare    [en] bookseller     [no] bokhandler
[sv] bokhållare    [en] book-keeper ¦ clerk ¦ accountant   [no] bokholder
[sv] bonde     [en] farmer    [no] bonde ¦ gårdbruker
[sv] borgare   [en] burgher   [no] borger
[sv] borgared (avlägga)  [en] burgher-oath (take the)
[sv] borgerligt äktenskap     [en] civil marriage [no] borgerlig vielse
[sv] borgmästare (chefsdomare)     [en] chief magistrate
[sv] borgmästare (stads styr.)     [en] mayor     [no] borgermester ¦ ordfører
[sv] bosatt, vara   [en] live [no] bosatt
[sv] bosätta sig    [en] settle    [no] bosette seg
[sv] bouppteckning  [en] inventory of estate [no] booppgjør
[sv] brandman  [en] fireman   [no] brannmann
[sv] brandmästare   [en] fire brigade officer     [no] brannmester
[sv] brandmästare   [us] fire company officer
[sv] brandstod, -savgift [en] fire insurance, fire insurance premium
[sv] brandstod, -savgift [no] brannforsikring(spremie)
[sv] brigg     [en] brig ¦ brigantine   [no] brigg
[sv] brorsdotter    [en] niece ¦ brother's daughter    [no] brordatter
[sv] brorson   [en] nephew ¦ brother's son   [no] brorsønn
[sv] brottmål [en] criminal case  [no] forbrytelse
[sv] brukare (av gård)  [en] tiller ¦ tenant farmer   [no] forpakter
[sv] bruksdisponent [en] managing director ¦ general manager
[sv] bruksägare (papper ¦ järn)    [en] (paper-)mill owner ¦ iron-works owner
[sv] bryggare  [en] brewer    [no] brygger
[sv] bryggarelaget  [en] brewers' guild
[sv] bryggeriidkare [en] brewer ¦ brewery owner   [no] bryggerieier
[sv] bryggerirättigheter [en] brewery rights [no] bryggerettigheter
[sv] bryggmästare (nutid)     [en] brewery technician ¦ master brewer
[sv] bryggmästare (skrå)     [en] master brewer  [no] bryggermester
[sv] brylling  [en] third cousin   [no] tremenning
[sv] bröllop   [en] wedding   [no] bryllup
[sv] bröstarvinge   [en] direct heir    [no] livsarving
[sv] bröstfeber     [en] pneumonia [no] lungebetennelse
[sv] bröstsjuka     [en] consumption    [no] tæring
[sv] buntmakare (päls)   [en] furrier   [no] buntmaker
[sv] burskap (borgerskap)     [en] citizenship ¦ burgher-ship    [no] borgerskap
[sv] busschaufför   [en] busdriver [no] bussjåfør
[sv] butiksbiträde  [en] shop assistant [us] clerk     [no] ekspeditør
[sv] butiksföreståndare [en] shop manager   [no] butikksjef
[sv] byggmästare (byggfirma)  [en] (building) contractor    [no] entrepenør
[sv] byggmästare (skrå) [en] master builder [no] byggmester
[sv] byggnadsingenjör    [en] civil engineer ¦ constructional engineer
[sv] byggnadsingenjör    [no] bygningsingeniør
[sv] byggnadsstyrelsen   [us] State Building Administration [no] bygningsråd
[sv] byråassistent [en] departmental (executive) officer
[sv] byråchef [en] head of department  [no] byråsjef
[sv] byrådirektör  [en] assistant head of department
[sv] byråsekreterare    [en] departmental administrative officer
[sv] byålderman    [en] (village) alderman 
[sv] bältros   [en] (the) shingles
[sv] bära någons namn   [en] bear someone's name
[sv] båtsman(förr¦motsv soldat)   [en] seaman    [no] sjømann
[sv] båtsman (förman f matroser)  [en] boatswain [no] båtsmann
[sv] böckare   [en] cooper    [no] bødker
[sv] bötfälld  [en] fined 
[sv] chaufför (buss¦taxi¦lastbil)  [en] (bus¦taxi¦truck) driver
[sv] chaufför (lastbil)  [uk] lorry driver
[sv] chaufför (privat)   [en] chauffeur [no] sjåfør
[sv] civilekonom    [en] B. Sc. Econ.   [us] M.of B.A. [no] siviløkonom
[sv] civilingenjör  [en] B.Sc.Eng. ¦ professional engineer  [no] sivilingeniør
[sv] conducteur (ämbetsm.)    [en] supervisor
[sv] copulerad [en] married   [no] viet ¦ gift

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