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[sv] vagnmakare     [en] cartwright ¦ carriage-builder [no] vognmaker
[sv] vaktkonstapel (fängelse) [en] warder    [us] prison guard
[sv] valthornist    [en] French-horn player
[sv] vanföreanstalt [en] home for the disabled
[sv] vantmakeri (klädesfabrik)     [en] cloth mill
[sv] vargeringsman  [en] extra soldier ¦ reserve soldier
[sv] variola   [en] smallpox  [no] meslinger
[sv] varna     [no] advare    [en] caution
[sv] varning   [no] advarsel  [en] caution
[sv] varv (båt)    [en] shipyard ¦ mil: naval yard    [us] navy yard [no] verft
[sv] vasaorden (riddare av)   [en] Order of Vasa (Knight of the)
[sv] vattusot  [en] dropsy    [no] vattersott
[sv] velig (efterbliv.)  [en] a bit weak-minded   [no] tilbakestående
[sv] verkmästare    [no] verksmester
[sv] verkmästare    [en] supervisor ¦ master mechanic
[sv] veterinär [no] veterinær     [en] veterinary surgeon  [us] veterinarian
[sv] veterinärhögskola   [en] veterinary college  [no] veterinærhøyskole
[sv] vice häradshövding  [en] deputy district(-court) judge
[sv] vice pastor    [en] curate    [no] kapellan
[sv] vigselregister [no] ekteskapsregister   [en] register of marriages
[sv] vikarie pastor [en] deputy vicar
[sv] viktualiehandel     [no] kolonialhandel [en] provisions shop
[sv] vinhandel (butik)   [uk] wine shop [us] wine store 
[sv] vinhandlare    [en] wine merchant  [no] vinhandler
[sv] violinist [en] violinist [no] fiolinist
[sv] volontär (mil) [no] frivillig
[sv] volontär (mil) [en] volunteer (enlisted for training)
[sv] vådeld   [en] accidental fire
[sv] vänsterhänt    [no] kjevhendt [en] left-handed
[sv] värvning ¦ ta  [no] verve     [en] enlist
[sv] väskmakare     [no] veskemaker     [en] bagmaker
[sv] vävlärarinna   [en] weaving teacher
[sv] yrke [no] yrke [en] profession ¦ trade
[sv] åbo [en] tenant ¦ tenant farmer   [no] husmann
[sv] åborätt  [en] tenant rights 
[sv] ålderdomsbräcklighet    [no] alderdomssvakhet
[sv] ålderdomsbräcklighet    [en] decrepitude ¦ feebleness by old age
[sv] ålderdomshem  [no] eldrehjem [en] home for the elderly
[sv] ålderdomssvaghet   [no] alderdomssvakhet
[sv] ålderdomssvaghet   [en] decrepitude ¦ feebleness by old age
[sv] ålderman (skrå)   [no] (laugs)mester  [en] master (of a guild)
[sv] ålderman ¦ by-     [no](landsbyens) eldste  [en] (village) alderman
[sv] äktenskap [no] ekteskap  [en] marriage
[sv] änka [no] enke [en] widow
[sv] änkedrottning  [no] enkedronning   [en] queen dowager
[sv] änkehertiginna [en] dowager duchess
[sv] änkling   [no]enkemann   [en] widower
[sv] äreminne (lovtal)   [no] lovtale   [en] eulogy ¦ panegyric
[sv] ärvd sak  [no] arvestykke     [en] heirloom
[sv] ätt  [en] family ¦ dynasty (royalty)
[sv] ättling   [no] etling    [en] descendant
[sv] överfältläkare [no] feltoverlege   [en] chief army surgeon
[sv] överförmyndare [no] overformynder  [en] chief guardian
[sv] överingenjör   [no] overingeniør [en] chief engineer
[sv] överkonstapel  [no] politiinspektør   [en] police inspector
[sv] överkonstapel  [no] politiinspektør   [us] police sergeant
[sv] överleva  [no] overleve  [en] survive
[sv] överlåta [en] transfer ownership ¦ assign
[sv] överläkare     [no] overlege  [en] chief physician
[sv] överste   [no] oberst    [en] colonel ¦ brigadier (army)
[sv] överstelöjtnant     [no] oberstløytnant    [en] lieutenant-colonel

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