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Type Political Subdivision
Pronounced Pron. ²heːdmɑrk
Edit Status Status
Contributor Contrib.sep780 on 5/7/2019
Meaning & History
From the Old Norse Heiðmǫrk
. That's from heiðnir
the name of an old Germanic tribe (related to heið
meaning moorland) and mǫrk
meaning "woodland, borderland, or march/mark."
Hedmark is a fylke (county) in NORWAY
On 1 January 2020, Hedmark will merge with Oppland
to form Innlandet fylke.