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As a novelist, there are three phone calls you never expect to receive in your lifetime because if you waited for them you would grow despairing - one calling from Stockholm with a Swedish accent, one from the NBA, and one from Oprah Winfrey.
Chris Bohjalian

Meaning of "Stockholm" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF STOCKHOLM

Stockholm  [ˈstɒkhəʊm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF STOCKHOLM

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exclamation
Stockholm is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES STOCKHOLM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Stockholm

Stockholm

Stockholm (Swedish pronunciation: ( listen to the second one)) is the capital of Sweden. Stockholm is the most populous city in Sweden and Scandinavia, with 897,700 people living in the municipality, 1,372,565 in the urban area, and a total population of 2,163,042 in the metropolitan area, accounting for 22% of the Swedish population in 2013. Stockholm is an important global city, placed in the "alpha-" category by the GaWC, and ranked 27th in the world, 12th in Europe and first in Scandinavia by the Global Cities Index in 2012. In 2013, Stockholm was named the 8th most competitive city in the world by the Economist Intelligence Unit. Founded in c. 1250, possibly as early as 1187, Stockholm has long been one of Sweden's cultural, media, political, and economic centres. Its strategic location spread across 14 islands on the coast in the south-east of Sweden at the mouth of Lake Mälaren, by the Stockholm archipelago, has been historically important. The city is known for its beauty, its buildings and architecture, its abundant clean and open water, and its many parks.

Definition of Stockholm in the English dictionary

The definition of Stockholm in the dictionary is the capital of Sweden, a port in the E central part at the outflow of Lake Mälaren into the Baltic: situated partly on the mainland and partly on islands; traditionally founded about 1250; university. Pop: 765 582.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH STOCKHOLM


chrome
krəʊm
dishome
dɪsˈhəʊm
dome
dəʊm
foam
fəʊm
genom
ˈdʒiːnəʊm
heaume
həʊm
holm
həʊm
home
həʊm
honeycomb
ˈhʌnɪˌkəʊm
Jerome
dʒəˈrəʊm
monochrome
ˈmɒnəˌkrəʊm
motorhome
ˈməʊtəˌhəʊm
nome
nəʊm
nonhome
ˌnɒnˈhəʊm
re-home
ˌriːˈhəʊm
Rome
rəʊm
skyhome
ˈskaɪˌhəʊm
syndrome
ˈsɪndrəʊm
tome
təʊm
tumblehome
ˈtʌmbəlˌhəʊm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE STOCKHOLM

Stockhausen
stockholder
stockholding
Stockholm syndrome

WORDS THAT END LIKE STOCKHOLM

balm
Bornholm
calm
documentary film
elm
feature film
film
helm
horror film
lip balm
lm
Malcolm
microfilm
olm
palm
psalm
realm
telefilm
thin-film
Ulm

Synonyms and antonyms of Stockholm in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Stockholm» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF STOCKHOLM

Find out the translation of Stockholm to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Stockholm from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Stockholm» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

斯德哥尔摩
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Estocolmo
570 millions of speakers

English

Stockholm
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

स्टॉकहोम
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ستوكهولم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Стокгольм
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Estocolmo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

স্টকহোম-এর
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Stockholm
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Stockholm
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Stockholm
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ストックホルム
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

스톡홀름
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Stockholm
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Stockholm
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஸ்டாக்ஹோம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्टॉकहोम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Stockholm
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Stoccolma
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Sztokholm
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Стокгольм
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Stockholm
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Στοκχόλμη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Stockholm
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Stockholm
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Stockholm
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Stockholm

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «STOCKHOLM»

The term «Stockholm» is very widely used and occupies the 6.963 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «STOCKHOLM» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Stockholm

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10 QUOTES WITH «STOCKHOLM»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Stockholm.
1
Chris Bohjalian
As a novelist, there are three phone calls you never expect to receive in your lifetime because if you waited for them you would grow despairing - one calling from Stockholm with a Swedish accent, one from the NBA, and one from Oprah Winfrey.
2
Neneh Cherry
A lot of young musicians in Stockholm are about keeping tradition alive and moving it forward at the same time.
3
Natalie Dormer
Because of my job, I get a lot of opportunity to grab a few days here and there in many cool cities for press commitments, magazine shoots and premieres - Barcelona, Madrid, Rome, Paris, Stockholm, New York, Berlin. I always try to get to a gallery or museum if there's time.
4
Janine di Giovanni
Stockholm is surely an urban planner's dream. Everything works. Everything looks good.
5
Lasse Hallstrom
But now I wish I could back to Stockholm to make international films there.
6
Seamus Heaney
When I first encountered the name of the city of Stockholm, I little thought that I would ever visit it, never mind end up being welcomed to it as a guest of the Swedish Academy and the Nobel Foundation.
7
Patty Hearst
I mean, they call it Stockholm Syndrome and post traumatic stress disorder. And, you know, I had no free will. I had virtually no free will until I was separated from them for about two weeks.
8
Guglielmo Marconi
You will also allow me to thank the Academy for inviting me to lecture in Stockholm, for its hospitality, and for the opportunity afforded me for admiring the charm of your people and the beauty of your country.
9
Michael Nyqvist
Where I come from, it's a little bit like England. We start from the theater, and we do films a bit on our free time. The history of making films in Scandinavia is so old, it's like the oldest. The Nordic film industry started before Hollywood in Stockholm in Copenhagen.
10
Matthew Settle
Since I've been in an actor, I've lived in Italy, in London, in Stockholm - I had the fortune of working in different locations. If you live someplace long enough, you acquire slightly different systems of thought, and it influences your outlook on life. I just slowly adapted the way I speak.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «STOCKHOLM»

Discover the use of Stockholm in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Stockholm and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The 1912 Stockholm Olympics: Essays on the Competitions, the ...
"" Since that achievement, and despite numerous attempts by other Swedish cities, Sweden has not yet managed to host the Olympic Games again. This work examines the 1912 Stockholm Olympic.
Leif Yttergren, Hans Bolling, 2012
2
Stockholm
Featuring a range of sample itineraries, "Stockholm Encounter" offers travelers a variety of itineraries covering different interests and budgets.
Becky Ohlsen, 2010
3
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Stockholm
New, expanded edition: the world's best full-color travel guides just got better. This volume in the award-winning Eyewitness Travel Guides series show Stockholm as it has never been shown before.
Anna Mosesson, 2012
4
A Hedonist's Guide to Stockholm
It is this attention to detail that makes this guide one that's appreciated by hedonistic travelers the world over.
Stephen Whitlock, 2008
5
Frommer's Stockholm Day By Day
Vols. for 2nd ed. (2009)- by: Mary Anne Evans. 24 Self-guided Tours. 39 Maps.
Mary Anne Evans, 2012
6
Lonely Planet Stockholm
A Scandinavian gem blending ancient Viking roots and cutting-edge design, Stockholm's cultural port-folio makes it a captivating destination.
Becky Ohlsen, 2004
7
The Stockholm Declaration and Law of the Marine Environment
This collection of essays commemorates the Thirtieth Anniversary of the 1972 Stockholm Declaration on the Human Environment.
Myron H. Nordquist, John Norton Moore, Said Mahmoudi, 2003
8
Stockholm: The Making of a Metropolis
The first twentieth-century scholars who investigated the origin of Stockholm – Nils Östman, L. M. Bååth, and Ragnar Josephson – assumed that there was a settlement on Stadsholmen before Earl Birger. Östman believed that it had come into ...
Thomas Hall, 2008
9
Rick Steves' Snapshot Stockholm
Snapshot guides are a great choice for travelers visiting a specific city or region, rather than multiple European destinations. These slim guides offer all of Rick’s up-to-date advice on what sights are worth your time and money.
Rick Steves, 2013
10
The Stockholm School of Economics Revisited
In this volume leading scholars look at the heritage and impact of the important work done by the Stockholm School from the 1920s to the present.
Lars Jonung, 1991

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «STOCKHOLM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Stockholm is used in the context of the following news items.
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Swedish police briefly detain Snoop Dogg after Stockholm concert
HELSINKI -- Swedish police say they briefly held U.S. rapper Snoop Dogg on suspicion of drug use after he performed a concert near Stockholm. National police ... «CTV News, Jul 15»
2
RECAP: Carl Philip and Sofia charm the world
Sweden's Prince Carl Philip has married his long-term girlfriend Sofia Hellqvist at Stockholm's Royal Palace. The Local was there throughout the day. What you ... «The Local.se, Jun 15»
3
Bitcoin launched on Stockholm exchange
The world's first Bitcoin-based security on a regulated exchange has been launched in Sweden. The digital currency began trading on the Stockholm market on ... «The Local.se, May 15»
4
Offspring of cold war-era crocodiles en route to Cuba from Stockholm
Two adult crocodiles rest at the zoo in Stockholm. The Cuban crocodile is restricted to two swamps in Cuba, where it is threatened by interbreeding with ... «The Guardian, Apr 15»
5
Abba star Bjorn Ulvaeus to open Mamma Mia-themed Greek taverna …
... member Bjorn Ulvaeus said he hopes to transfer the show's dancing-in-the-aisles party atmosphere to a Greek taverna set to open in January in Stockholm. «Telegraph.co.uk, Apr 15»
6
Saudi ambassador to return to Stockholm
Saudi Arabia's ambassador to Sweden will soon return to Stockholm after a diplomatic spat, Swedish officials said Saturday. But an envoy sent to Riyadh ... «The Local.se, Mar 15»
7
Swedish FM's anti-Saudi remarks spark backlash in Stockholm
Sweden's new Prime Minister Stefan Lofven announces his new government in the Swedish Parliament in Stockholm Friday, Oct. 3, 2014. (AP) ... «Al-Arabiya, Mar 15»
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India world's largest importer of weapons, military equipment …
In 2010-14, India's imports were three times larger than those of either of its regional rivals China and Pakistan, the Stockholm International Peace Research ... «Times of India, Mar 15»
9
Saudi Arabia recalls ambassador from Sweden in diplomatic row
In Stockholm, a spokesman for Wallstrom said: "We have received ... (Reporting by Daniel Dickson, Johan Sennero and Johan Ahlander in Stockholm and Sami ... «Reuters, Mar 15»
10
Watch UFC on FOX 14 'Stockholm' post-fight press conference live …
With UFC on FOX 14: "Gustafsson vs. Johnson" coming to a close -- and the Light Heavyweight No. 1 contender eliminator match closing the promotion's most ... «MMAmania.com, Jan 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Stockholm [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/stockholm>. Dec 2020 ».
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