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[sv] obefintlig (förklarad)   [en] missing person (declared)
[sv] obstetrik [en] obstetrics     [no] obstretiker ¦ fødselslege
[sv] odalbonde [no] odelsbonde     [en] yeoman 
[sv] ofärdig   [no] krøpling     [en] crippled
[sv] ogift (kvinna) [no] ugift ¦ gl. jomfru  [en] spinster ¦ unmarried
[sv] ogift (man)    [no] ungkar    [en] bachelor ¦ unmarried
[sv] om sig ¦ vara  [en] be a pusher
[sv] ombudsman (fackl)   [en] (trade-union) representative
[sv] ombudsman vid sjömanshus [en] manager of mercantile marine office
[sv] omgift    [en] remarried
[sv] omkomma (olycka)    [en] be killed ¦ die
[sv] omyndig (förklarad) [en] legally incompetent (declared)
[sv] omyndig (minderårig)    [en] under age
[sv] operasångare -sångerska     [en] opera singer
[sv] operationssköterska [en] surgery nurse
[sv] operettsångare ¦ -sångerska [en] light-opera singer
[sv] ordinarie (t ex fältskär)     [en] in ordinary (e g surgeon in ordinary)
[sv] orlov     [en] discharge [no] avskjed
[sv] orlovsedel     [en] testimonial ¦ discharge certificate
[sv] ostindiska kompaniet     [en] East India Company
[sv] oäkta barn     [no] uekte(født) barn  [en] illegitimate child
[sv] packhusinspektor    [en] warehouse inspector
[sv] pamp (person)  [en] bigwig
[sv] pastor    [en] vicar ¦ minister (US, freechurch)
[sv] pastor    [no] pastor ¦ (sogne)prest
[sv] pastorat  [en] church district (one or more parishes)  [no] sogn
[sv] patron (på egendom)     [no] husbond   [en] master ¦ landowner
[sv] patronymikon   [no] patronym  [en] patronymic
[sv] pension (belopp)    [no] pensjon   [en] pension
[sv] pension   gå i     [no] pensjonist     [en] retire
[sv] pensionering   [en] retirement
[sv] pensionär [en] retired ¦ retiree ¦ pensioner [no] pensjonist
[sv] personalchef   [en] personnel manager ¦ staff manager
[sv] personalkonsulent   [en] personnel advisor
[sv] pest [en] plague ¦ pestilence [no] pest
[sv] piga [en] maid-servant ¦ servant-woman ¦ maid
[sv] pistolsmed     [en] gunsmith
[sv] plantageägare  [en] plantation owner
[sv] plåtslagare   [en] sheet-metal worker  [no] platearbeider
[sv] polis ¦ polisman    [en] policeman [us] police officer
[sv] polisinspektör [en] police inspector
[sv] polisintendent (landsb.) [en] assist. chief constable 
[sv] polisintendent (stad)    [en] superintend.   [us] ass.p.commissioner
[sv] polismästare   [en] chief constable     [us] p.commissioner
[sv] politierådman [en] alderman ¦ member of city/town council
[sv] politiker [en] politician     [no] politiker
[sv] possessionat   [en] estate owner   [no] godseier
[sv] postdirektör   [en] postal service manager   [no] postdirektør
[sv] postexpeditör  [en] postoffice clerk    [no] postekspeditør
[sv] postmästare    [en] postmaster     [no] postmester
[sv] posttjänsteman [en] postoffice employee [no] postmann
[sv] praktiserande läkare     [en] practitioner ¦ practicing physician
[sv] predikant [en] preacher  [no] predikant
[sv] prefekt   (universitet)  [en] director of (university) department
[sv] premierlöjtnant (flottan)     [en] lieutenant-commander     [no] fenrik
[sv] premiärdansös  [en] prima ballerina
[sv] preparatris    [en] laboratory technician
[sv] preses    [en] president ¦ chairman
[sv] prinsessa [en] princess  [no] prinsesse
[sv] privatsekreterare   [en] private secretary
[sv] privilegiebrev [en] charter   [no] privilegiedokument
[sv] profoss   [en] military prosecutor ¦ mil. policeman
[sv] prokurist [en] managing clerk ¦ procurator
[sv] prorektor [en] pro-vice-chancellor
[sv] prost     [en] dean [no] prost
[sv] prostgård     [en] deanery
[sv] protokoll [en] minutes   [no] protokoll
[sv] provinsialläkare    [en] district medical officer [no] distriktslege
[sv] provisor (anställd apotekare) [en] assistant chemist
[sv] provisor (anställd apotekare) [no] apoteker
[sv] provisionshandlande (1770)    [en] salesman ¦ (commercial) agent
[sv] präst     [en] clergyman ¦ minister (freech.) ¦ priest (cath.)
[sv] präst     [no] prest
[sv] prästbetyg ¦ prästbevis  [en] "vicar's certificate" (of birth ¦ cate-
[sv] prästbetyg     (forts.)  [en] chism ¦ conduct ¦ civil status ¦ etc)
[sv] prästdräkt     [en] clergyman's dress   [no] prestekjole
[sv] prästgård     [en] minister's house    [uk] vicarage
[sv] prästman  [en] clergyman
[sv] prästvigd [en] ordained  [no] ordinert
[sv] pung(a)makare  [en] bagmaker
[sv] qvinfolk (om ogift mor)  [en] (unwed mother)
[sv] radioamatör    [en] radio amateur
[sv] radiotekniker  [en] radio technician
[sv] rakitis   [en] rickets ¦ rachitis
[sv] realexamen ¦ ha tagit    [en] have matriculated from secondary school
[sv] realexamen ¦ ha tagit    [us] have graduated from junior high-school
[sv] realskola [en] secondary school    [us] junior high-s. 
[sv] receptarie (apotek) [no] farmasøyt    [en] pharmacist
[sv] receptionist   [en] receptionist
[sv] redare    [en] shipowner [no] reder
[sv] regissör (skådesp) [en] director
[sv] register  [en] register ¦ book of records    [no] protokoll
[sv] registrator    [en] registrar [no] protokollfører
[sv] rektor (skola) [no] rektor    [en] headmaster     [us] principal 
[sv] rektor (univers.)   [en] vice-chancellor ¦ principal
[sv] rentier   [no] rentier   [en] rentier ¦ person of private means
[sv] reparatör [en] repairman
[sv] representant (försäljare)     [en] salesman ¦ agent
[sv] representant (resande)   [en] travelling salesman [no] reisende
[sv] repslagare     [en] rope-maker
[sv] resande (försälj)   [en] travelling salesman
[sv] reseledare     [en] tour leader
[sv] reservofficer  [en] officer in the Army (Navy ¦ A.F.) Reserve
[sv] revisor   [no] revisor   [en] auditor
[sv] riddare (av X-orden)     [en] knight (of the Order of X)
[sv] ridinstruktör  [en] riding instructor
[sv] riksdag (möte) [en] session of the Riksdag
[sv] Riksdagen [no] Stortinget     [en] Parliament
[sv] riksdagsman ¦ -ledamot   [en] member of parliament
[sv] stenograf [no] stenograf [en] stenographer
[sv] riksråd (1660)     [en] cabinet minister
[sv] riksråd (1660)     [no] riksråd (gl.) ¦ minister
[sv] ritare    [en] draftsman [no] tegner
[sv] rno ¦ RNO [en] Order of the North Star (Knight of the -)
[sv] roddaregast (på galär)  [en] oarsman
[sv] ros ¦ rosfeber [en] erysipelas (St. Anthony's fire)    [no] rosen
[sv] rote (adm)     [en] division  [no] rode
[sv] rotebonde [en] contributing farmer (c.to keep a soldier)
[sv] rso ¦ RSO [no] Sverdorden     [en] Order of the Sword (knight of the)
[sv] rulla (lista)  [en] list ¦ roll
[sv] rusthåll [en] (soldier) maintaining farm
[sv] rusthållare   [en] (soldier) maintaining farmer
[sv] rustmästare    [en] warrant officer
[sv] rvo ¦ RVO [en] Order of Vasa (Knight of the)
[sv] ryttare (mil)  [no] kavalerist ¦ husar  [en] cavalry soldier
[sv] ryttare-korpral     [en] cavalry corporal
[sv] ryttmästare    [no] rittmester     [en] cavalry captain
[sv] rådhusrätt    [en] town court ¦ magistrates' court
[sv] rådman (domare)    [en] member of municipal court     [no] byrettsdommer
[sv] rådman (stadsstyrelse)  [en] alderman ¦ member of town/city council ¦
[sv] rådman   [no] rådmann  [us] councilman
[sv] rådstufvurätt [en] town court ¦ magistrates' court    [no] byrett ¦ byting
[sv] räntmästare    [en] treasurer [no] kasserer
[sv] rättare (på gård) [en] (farm) foreman
[sv] rödsot    [no] dysenteri [en] dysentery
[sv] rötfeber (kallbrand)     [no] koldbrann [en] gangrene
[sv] rötfeber (sårfeber)     [no] magesår  [en] ulcer

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