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The modern name Sweden is derived through back-formation from Old English Sweoðeod, which meant "people of the Swedes". This word is derived from Sweon/Sweonas. The Swedish name Sverige literally means "Realm of the Swedes", excluding the Geats in Götaland.

Variations of the name Sweden are used in most languages, with the exception of Danish and Norwegian using Sverige and the more notable exception of some Finno-Ugric languages where Ruotsi (Finnish) and Rootsi (Estonian) are used, names commonly considered etymologically related to the English name for Russia, referring to the people, Rus', originally from the coastal areas of Uppland — Roslagen.

The etymology of Swedes, and thus Sweden, is generally not agreed upon but suggestively deriving from Proto-Germanic Swihoniz meaning "one's own", referring to one's own Germanic tribe.

Source: Wikipedia Encyclopedia

 

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