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NORWAY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Norway mean? 

NORWAY (noun)
  The noun NORWAY has 1 sense:

1. a constitutional monarchy in northern Europe on the western side of the Scandinavian Peninsula; achieved independence from Sweden in 1905

  Familiarity information: NORWAY used as a noun is very rare.


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NORWAY (noun)


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Meaning:

A constitutional monarchy in northern Europe on the western side of the Scandinavian Peninsula; achieved independence from Sweden in 1905

Classified under:

Nouns denoting spatial position

Synonyms:

Kingdom of Norway; Noreg; Norge; Norway

Instance hypernyms:

Scandinavian country; Scandinavian nation (countries occupying Scandinavia)

Meronyms (parts of "Norway"):

Trondheim Fiord; Trondheim Fjord (a long narrow inlet of the Norwegian Sea)

Lindesnes; Naze (a cape at the southern tip of Norway)

Nidaros; Trondheim (a port in central Norway on Trondheim Fjord)

Stavanger (a port city in southwestern Norway; center for shipbuilding industry)

Bergen (a port city in southwestern Norway)

capital of Norway; Christiania; Oslo (the capital and largest city of Norway; the country's main port; located at the head of a fjord on Norway's southern coast)

Lofoten (a string of islands off the northwestern coast of Norway in the Norwegian Sea)

Svalbard (a Norwegian archipelago in the Arctic Ocean)

Meronyms (members of "Norway"):

Norse; Norseman; Norwegian (a native or inhabitant of Norway)

Holonyms ("Norway" is a member of...):

NATO; North Atlantic Treaty Organization (an international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security)

Scandinavia (a group of culturally related countries in northern Europe; Finland and Iceland are sometimes considered Scandinavian)


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