AskDefine | Define Scandinavian

Dictionary Definition

Scandinavian adj : of or relating to Scandinavia or its peoples or cultures; "Norse sagas"; "Norse nomads" [syn: Norse]


1 an inhabitant of Scandinavia [syn: Norse, Northman]
2 the northern family of Germanic languages that are spoken in Scandinavia and Iceland [syn: Scandinavian language, Nordic, Norse, North Germanic, North Germanic language]

User Contributed Dictionary




  1. Someone from Scandinavia.



  1. Of Scandinavia.
  2. (Of a language) Of the North Germanic family to which Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Icelandic, and Faeroese belong.


Extensive Definition

Scandinavian is a resident of or something relating to Scandinavia.
Scandinavian can also refer to:
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