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Type Political Subdivision
Meaning & History
Swedish county (län
) and historical province (landskap
) in Northern Sweden. The name refers to its geographical location west of the Bothnian Bay
and Bothnian sea
. The county is the 2nd biggest in Sweden (by area) and more than two times as big as the province. Largest city is UMEÅ