New Sweden
geographical name Swedish colony in North America 1638-55 mostly on W side of Delaware River from modern Trenton, New Jersey, to its mouth

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  • New Sweden — ist der Name mehrerer Städte in den USA: New Sweden (Maine) New Sweden Township (Minnesota) New Sweden (Texas) Siehe auch: Neuschweden Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • New Sweden — Sweden’s shortlived colony in and around what is now Wilmington, Delaware but once was called Nya Sverige (New Sweden) …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • New Sweden — For other uses, see New Sweden (disambiguation). New Sweden Nya Sverige Swedish colony ← …   Wikipedia

  • New Sweden — a colony established by Swedish settlers in 1638 along the Delaware River and captured by the Dutch in 1655: the only Swedish colony in America. * * * Only Swedish colony in North America, on the Delaware River, extending from the site of present …   Universalium

  • New Sweden — a colony established by Swedish settlers in 1638 along the Delaware River and captured by the Dutch in 1655: the only Swedish colony in America …   Useful english dictionary

  • New Sweden, Maine —   Town   Location of New Sweden, Maine …   Wikipedia

  • New Sweden, Texas — New Sweden   Unincorporated community   …   Wikipedia

  • New Sweden (Maine) — New Sweden Pueblo de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • New Sweden (disambiguation) — New Sweden was a Swedish settlement along the Delaware River in North America. Other places in the United States named New Sweden include: New Sweden, Maine New Sweden Township, Minnesota New Sweden, Texas, remnants of a Swedish settlement near… …   Wikipedia

  • New Sweden Township, Nicollet County, Minnesota — New Sweden Township, Minnesota   Township   …   Wikipedia

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