Lexin: Swedish Dictionary

SND-ID: ext0305-1.

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Institute for Language and Folklore, Language Council of Sweden

Research principal

Institute for Language and Folklore - Language Council of Sweden rorId


Svenska ord, Swedish dictionary of everyday words, 4th updated version. A revised and updated version created by Gothenburg University for the Swedish Institute of Language and Folklore, with revised and extended grammatical information and updated language construction examples. The revision was made by Daniel Berg, Sture Berg, Ann-Kristin Hult, Louise Holmer, Christian Sjögreen, Emma Sköldberg and Maria Toporowska Gronostaj, directed by professor Sven-Göran Malmgren

Lexin dictionaries online: www.lexin.csc.kth.se



Method and outcome

Time period(s) investigated

2011 – Ongoing

Data format / data structure

Data collection
Language resources

Resource type

Lexical conceptual resource

Lexical conceptual resource type

Machine-Readable Dictionary

Creation mode


Text part

  • Language

    • Swedish (swe)

  • Size

    Words: 24431

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Administrative information

Responsible department/unit

Language Council of Sweden


Institute for Language and Folklore, Language Council of Sweden

University of Gothenburg, Department of Swedish

Topic and keywords

Research area

Languages and literature (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)

Language and linguistics (CESSDA Topic Classification)



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