Place Name NORWAY

TYPE: Country
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: NAWR-way  [details]

Meaning & History

From Old English Norþweg meaning "north way". This is the name of a country in Scandinavia in northern Europe.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Norðvegr (Ancient Scandinavian), Norþweg (Anglo-Saxon), Norge (Danish), Norwegen (German), Norvegia (Italian), Norge (Norwegian), Noruega (Portuguese), Noruega (Spanish), Norge (Swedish)

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Entry added December 8, 2017