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Index Umeå

Umeå (South Westrobothnian; Uumaja, Ume Sami: Ubmeje, Upmeje, Ubmi) is a city in north east Sweden. [1]

164 relations: Abhinanda, AC4, Afro Jetz, Amandine (band), Anja Pärson, Anton Lindholm, Assar Rönnlund, Association football, Örnsköldsvik, Backen, Battle of Ratan and Sävar, Betula pendula, Bildmuseet, Björn Berg, Blue Highway (tourist route), Bothnia Line, Bothnian Bay, Busted Heads Records, Celtic F.C., Central European Summer Time, Central European Time, Charlotta Jonsson, College town, Counties of Sweden, Cult of Luna, Damallsvenskan, Daniel Lindström, Daniel Tjärnqvist, David Sandström, Dennis Lyxzén, Desperate Fight Records, European Capital of Culture, European route E12, European route E4, Eva Dahlgren, Final Exit (band), Finland, Finnish War, Floorball, Frida Hyvönen, Gulf of Bothnia, Gulf Stream, Gunnar Nordahl, Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden, Handelsbanken, Hanna Ljungberg, Heavy metal music, High Coast, HockeyAllsvenskan, Hollow (band), ..., Holmsund, Humid continental climate, IBK Dalen, Ibrahim Baylan, IF Björklöven, IFK Umeå, IKSU, Inge Johansson, INVSN, Jörgen Brink, Jesper Blomqvist, Jonas Sjöstedt, Karl Backman, Khoma, Kjell-Olof Feldt, Komatsu Limited, Komeda, Kristofer Steen, Kung Fury, Kven people, Lisa Miskovsky, Maria Pietilä Holmner, Mariehem SK, Masshysteri, Mats Öberg, Mats Gustafsson, Meshuggah, Michael Andreas Barclay de Tolly, Mikael Lustig, Mo i Rana, Morgan Ågren, Municipalities of Sweden, Naglfar (band), Neo-Nazism, Nicklas Nygren, Nocturnal Rites, Nordic Resistance Movement, Norrbotten County, Norrland, NorrlandsOperan, North Sweden European Office, Norway, Ny Våg, Ola Ullsten, Old Norse, Parish, Patrik Sundström, Per Elofsson, Persuader, Provinces of Sweden, Pudozh, Refused, Riga, Roller derby, Rolling Stone, Russia, Russian Pillage of 1719–21, Sami people, Sebastian Aho (ice hockey, born 1996), Separation (band), Siemens Financial Services, Somalis in Sweden, Stad (Sweden), Statistics Sweden, Step Forward, Stieg Larsson, Stig Lindberg, Stockholm, Straight edge, Subarctic climate, Sveriges Television, Swedavia, Sweden, Sweden Finns, Swedish Iranians, Swedish Iraqis, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Teg, Umeå, The (International) Noise Conspiracy, The Perishers (band), Tor Troéng, Tove Styrke, Town privileges, Ultuna, Ume River, Ume Sami language, Umea Region, Umeå Airport, Umeå Arts Campus, Umeå City Church, Umeå city fire, Umeå East Station, Umeå FC, Umeå IK, Umeå Jazz Festival, Umeå Municipality, Umeå Open, Umeå Town Hall, Umeå University, Umeå University Library, Umedalens IF, University Hospital of Umeå, Uppsala, Vaasa, Västerbotten, Västerbotten County, Västerbottens Folkblad, Västerbottens-Kuriren, Volvo Trucks, Wallander (Swedish TV series), Westrobothnian, Ye Banished Privateers, Zonaria, 2014 Swedish heat wave. Expand index (114 more) »


Abhinanda was a Swedish hardcore punk band that was active from 1992 until 1999 (with brief reunions in 2004 and from 2009 to 2010), releasing 3 albums.

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AC4 is a hardcore band from Umeå, Sweden.

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Afro Jetz

Afro Jetz is the band of Dennis Lxyzén before Refused, Step Forward, The (International) Noise Conspiracy and other hardcore punk bands.

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Amandine (band)

Amandine are a band from Sweden consisting of Olof Gidlöf (vocals), John Andersson (piano/accordion), Andreas "Bosse" Hedström (bass), Andreas Bergqvist (drums) and Kristina Lundin (violin).

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Anja Pärson

Anja Sofia Tess Pärson (born 25 April 1981) is a Swedish former alpine skier.

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Anton Lindholm

Anton Lindholm (born November 29, 1994) is a Swedish ice hockey defenceman.

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Assar Rönnlund

Bernt Assar Rönnlund (3 September 1935 – 5 January 2011) was a Swedish cross-country skier.

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Association football

Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.

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Örnsköldsvik is a locality and the seat of Örnsköldsvik Municipality in Västernorrland County, Sweden, with 32,953 inhabitants in 2017.

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Backen is a residential area in Umeå, Sweden.

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Battle of Ratan and Sävar

The Battle of Sävar and Ratan is two battles fought a day apart.

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Betula pendula

Betula pendula, commonly known as silver birch, warty birch, European white birch, or East Asian white birch, is a species of tree in the family Betulaceae, native to Europe and parts of Asia, though in southern Europe it is only found at higher altitudes.

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Bildmuseet (Museum of Visual Arts) is a contemporary art museum in Umeå, northern Sweden.

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Björn Berg

Björn Berg (born January 24, 1972 in Umeå) is a beach volleyball player from Sweden, who competed in two consecutive Summer Olympics for his native country, starting in 2000.

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Blue Highway (tourist route)

Blue Highway (Blå vegen, Blå vägen, Sininen tie, Голубая дорога) is an international tourist route from Norway via Sweden and Finland to Russia.

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Bothnia Line

The Bothnia Line (Botniabanan) is a higher-speed railway line in northern Sweden.

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Bothnian Bay

The Bothnian Bay or Bay of Bothnia is the northernmost part of the Gulf of Bothnia, which is in turn the northern part of the Baltic Sea.

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Busted Heads Records

Busted Heads Records was an independent record label operating between 1997 and 2004 in Umeå, Sweden.

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Celtic F.C.

The Celtic Football Club is a professional football club based in Glasgow, Scotland, which plays in the Scottish Premiership.

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Central European Summer Time

Central European Summer Time (CEST), sometime referred also as Central European Daylight Time (CEDT), is the standard clock time observed during the period of summer daylight-saving in those European countries which observe Central European Time (UTC+1) during the other part of the year.

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Central European Time

Central European Time (CET), used in most parts of Europe and a few North African countries, is a standard time which is 1 hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

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Charlotta Jonsson

Charlotta Jonsson (born 11 May 1973) is a Swedish actress.

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College town

A college town or university town is a community (often a separate town or city, but in some cases a town/city neighborhood or a district) that is dominated by its university population.

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Counties of Sweden

The counties of Sweden (Swedish: Sveriges län) are the top-level geographic subdivisions of Sweden.

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Cult of Luna

Cult of Luna is a Swedish heavy metal band from Umeå founded in 1998.

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The Damallsvenskan, Swedish for ladies' all-Swedish, is the highest division of women's football in Sweden.

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Daniel Lindström

Daniel Lindström (born January 30, 1978) is a Swedish singer from Umeå who won the Swedish Idol 2004 contest against Darin Zanyar.

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Daniel Tjärnqvist

Daniel Carl Tjärnqvist (born October 14, 1976) is a Swedish former professional ice hockey defenceman who played in the National Hockey League (NHL) with the Atlanta Thrashers, Minnesota Wild, Edmonton Oilers and the Colorado Avalanche.

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David Sandström

David Sandström (born January 2, 1975) is the drummer for hardcore punk group Refused.

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Dennis Lyxzén

Dennis Lyxzén (born June 19, 1972 in Umeå, Sweden) is a musician best known as the lead vocalist for Swedish hardcore punk band Refused.

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Desperate Fight Records

Desperate Fight Records was an independent record label in existence between 1993 and 2000 in Umeå, Sweden, owned and operated by Dennis Lyxzén and Jose Saxlund.

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European Capital of Culture

The European Capital of Culture is a city designated by the European Union (EU) for a period of one calendar year during which it organises a series of cultural events with a strong pan-European dimension.

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European route E12

European route E 12 is a road that is part of the International E-road network.

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European route E4

European route E 4 passes from north to south through Sweden from the border with Finland, with a total length of.

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Eva Dahlgren

Eva Charlotte Dahlgren (in English; born 9 June 1960 in Umeå, Sweden) is a Swedish pop musician.

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Final Exit (band)

Final Exit was a Swedish hardcore punk band which originating from Umeå, Sweden, formed in 1994.

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Finland (Suomi; Finland), officially the Republic of Finland is a country in Northern Europe bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, and Gulf of Finland, between Norway to the north, Sweden to the northwest, and Russia to the east.

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Finnish War

The Finnish War (Finska kriget, Финляндская война, Suomen sota) was fought between the Kingdom of Sweden and the Russian Empire from February 1808 to September 1809.

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Floorball is a type of floor hockey with five players and a goalkeeper in each team.

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Frida Hyvönen

Frida Hyvönen (born Anna Frida Amanda Hyvönen; 30 December 1977) is a Swedish singer-songwriter.

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Gulf of Bothnia

The Gulf of Bothnia (Pohjanlahti; Bottenhavet) is the northernmost arm of the Baltic Sea.

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Gulf Stream

The Gulf Stream, together with its northern extension the North Atlantic Drift, is a warm and swift Atlantic ocean current that originates in the Gulf of Mexico and stretches to the tip of Florida, and follows the eastern coastlines of the United States and Newfoundland before crossing the Atlantic Ocean.

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Gunnar Nordahl

Nils Gunnar Nordahl (19 October 1921 – 15 September 1995) was a Swedish football player.

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Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden

Gustav II Adolf (9 December 1594 – 6 November 1632, O.S.), widely known in English by his Latinised name Gustavus Adolphus or as Gustav II Adolph, was the King of Sweden from 1611 to 1632 who is credited for the founding of Sweden as a great power (Stormaktstiden).

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Svenska Handelsbanken AB is a Swedish bank providing universal banking services including traditional corporate transactions, investment banking and trading as well as consumer banking including life insurance.

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Hanna Ljungberg

Hanna Carolina Ljungberg (born January 8, 1979 in Umeå, Västerbotten) is a Swedish former football player, who played the position of forward.

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Heavy metal music

Heavy metal (or simply metal) is a genre of rock music that developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s, largely in the United Kingdom.

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High Coast

The High Coast (Höga kusten) is a part of the coast of Sweden on the Gulf of Bothnia, in the municipalities of Kramfors, Härnösand and Örnsköldsvik, notable as an area for research on post-glacial rebound and eustacy, in which the land rises as the covering glaciers melt, a phenomenon first recognised and studied there.

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HockeyAllsvenskan (previously Allsvenskan and SuperAllsvenskan) is the second-highest league in the Swedish ice hockey system (after the SHL).

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Hollow (band)

Hollow were a progressive power metal band from Umeå, Sweden and is now a solo project by Andreas Stoltz.

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Holmsund is a locality situated in Umeå Municipality, Västerbotten County, Sweden with 5,489 inhabitants in 2010.

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Humid continental climate

A humid continental climate (Köppen prefix D and a third letter of a or b) is a climatic region defined by Russo-German climatologist Wladimir Köppen in 1900, which is typified by large seasonal temperature differences, with warm to hot (and often humid) summers and cold (sometimes severely cold in the northern areas) winters.

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IBK Dalen

Innebandyklubb Dalen, also known as IBK Dalen, are a floorball club in the Swedish Super League and are based in the city of Umeå.

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Ibrahim Baylan

Ibrahim Baylan (born 15 March 1972) is an Assyrian-Swedish politician who has been Minister for Energy in the Swedish Government since 2014 and Minister for Policy Coordination since 2016.

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IF Björklöven

IF Björklöven (often simply referred to as Björklöven or Löven) is a Swedish professional ice hockey club in Umeå, Västerbotten, in northern Sweden.

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IFK Umeå

IFK Umeå (IFK Umeå Fotboll) is a Swedish football club located in Umeå in Västerbotten County.

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IKSU (Idrottsklubben Studenterna i Umeå) is a sports club and nonprofit organization in Umeå.

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Inge Johansson

Inge Johansson (born May 10, 1977) was the Swedish bass player of the Florida-based punk band Against Me! from 2013 to 2018.

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INVSN (pronounced "Invasion") is a Post-Punk band from Umeå in the North of Sweden.

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Jörgen Brink

Jörgen Brink (born March 10, 1974 in Delsbo, Hälsingland) is a retired Swedish cross-country skier and biathlete who has competed since 1994.

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Jesper Blomqvist

Lars Jesper Blomqvist (born 5 February 1974) is a Swedish former footballer who played as a left winger.

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Jonas Sjöstedt

Jonas Sjöstedt (born 25 December 1964) is a Swedish politician who is the current chairman of the Left Party since 2012, and a former metalworker.

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Karl Backman

Karl Backman, (born 27 October 1970, Umeå) is a Swedish artist and musician.

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Khoma is a progressive and alternative metal musical group from Sweden (Umeå).

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Kjell-Olof Feldt

Kjell-Olof Feldt is a Swedish Social Democratic politician, born 18 August 1931 in Holmsund.

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Komatsu Limited

or Komatsu (コマツ) is a Japanese multinational corporation that manufactures construction, mining, forestry, and military equipment, as well as industrial equipment like press machines, lasers and thermoelectric generators.

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Komeda is a Swedish pop/indie band from Umeå.

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Kristofer Steen

Kristofer Steen (born June 26, 1974) is a Swedish musician, who is the guitarist for hardcore/Punk band Refused.

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Kung Fury

Kung Fury is a 2015 English-language Swedish martial arts action comedy short film written and directed by David Sandberg.

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Kven people

Kvens (Kven/Finnish: kveeni, Norwegian: kvener, Swedish: kväner, Northern Sami: kveanat) are a Finnic ethnic minority in Norway who are descended from Finnish peasants and fishermen who emigrated from the northern parts of Finland and Sweden to Northern Norway in the 18th and 19th centuries.

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Lisa Miskovsky

Lisa Miskovsky (born 9 March 1975 in Holmsund, currently living in Umeå) is a Swedish musician and singer-songwriter.

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Maria Pietilä Holmner

Maria Helena Pietilä-Holmner (born 25 July 1986) is a retired Swedish World Cup alpine ski racer.

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Mariehem SK

Mariehem SK (Mariehem sportklubb, MSK) is a Swedish football team from Mariehem in Umeå currently playing in Division 2 Norrland after finishing 8th in 2009.

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Masshysteri (Mass hysteria) were a Swedish Post-Punk band, formed in Umeå in 2008.

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Mats Öberg

Mats Öberg (born February 25, 1971) is a Swedish pianist perhaps best known for having played with the musician Frank Zappa as a guest in 1988 and for his part in the "Zappa's Universe" tribute concert series.

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Mats Gustafsson

Mats Olof Gustafsson (born 29 October 1964) is a Swedish free jazz saxophone player.

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Meshuggah is a Swedish progressive metal band from Umeå, formed in 1987.

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Michael Andreas Barclay de Tolly

Prince Michael Andreas Barclay de Tolly (–) was a Russian Field Marshal and Minister of War during Napoleon's invasion in 1812 and War of the Sixth Coalition.

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Mikael Lustig

Carl Mikael Lustig (born 13 December 1986) is a Swedish footballer who plays as a right and centre back for Celtic and the Sweden national team.

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Mo i Rana

Mo i Rana a town and administrative centre of the municipality of Rana in Nordland county, Norway.

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Morgan Ågren

Morgan Ågren (born 1967) is a Swedish drummer who plays with the progressive rock band Kaipa.

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Municipalities of Sweden

The municipalities of Sweden (Sveriges kommuner) are its lower-level local government entities.

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Naglfar (band)

Naglfar is a Swedish melodic black metal band formed in 1992.

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Neo-Nazism consists of post-World War II militant social or political movements seeking to revive and implement the ideology of Nazism.

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Nicklas Nygren

Nicklas Nygren (born 6 January 1983), better known by the handle "Nifflas", is a Swedish video game developer.

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Nocturnal Rites

Nocturnal Rites is a Swedish power metal band formed in 1990.

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Nordic Resistance Movement

The Nordic Resistance Movement, NRM (Nordiska motståndsrörelsen; NMR, Nordiske motstandsbevegelsen; NMB, Pohjoismainen Vastarintaliike; PVL, Den nordiske modstandsbevægelse; NMB, Norræna mótstöðuhreyfingin) is a Pan-Nordic neo-Nazi movement and, in Sweden, a party.

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Norrbotten County

Norrbotten County (Norrbottens län; Norrbottenin lääni) is the northernmost county or län of Sweden.

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Norrland ("Northland", originally Norrlanden or "the Northlands") is the northernmost, largest, least populated and least densely populated of the three traditional lands of Sweden, consisting of nine provinces.

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The NorrlandsOperan (literal translation, The Norrland's Opera; NOP), is a Swedish opera company in Umeå, located in Norrland, Sweden.

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North Sweden European Office

North Sweden European Office is the joint regional European Union liaison office for the Swedish counties Norrbotten and Västerbotten, the two northernmost counties of Sweden.

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Norway (Norwegian: (Bokmål) or (Nynorsk); Norga), officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a unitary sovereign state whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula plus the remote island of Jan Mayen and the archipelago of Svalbard.

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Ny Våg

Ny Våg is an independent record label founded by Dennis Lyxzén and Inge Johansson in 2005.

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Ola Ullsten

Stig Kjell Olof (Ola) Ullsten (23 June 1931 – 28 May 2018) was a Swedish politician and diplomat who was Prime Minister of Sweden from 1978 to 1979 and leader of the Liberal People's Party from 1978 to 1983.

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Old Norse

Old Norse was a North Germanic language that was spoken by inhabitants of Scandinavia and inhabitants of their overseas settlements from about the 9th to the 13th century.

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A parish is a church territorial entity constituting a division within a diocese.

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Patrik Sundström

Olof Patric Waldemar Sundström (born 14 December 1961 in Skellefteå, Sweden) is a retired professional ice hockey centre, who played in the NHL for ten seasons.

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Per Elofsson

Per Eilert Elofsson (born 2 April 1977 in Röbäck, Västerbotten) is a Swedish cross-country skier who competed from 1997 to 2004.

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Persuader is a Swedish power metal band from the city Umeå in the Swedish province of Västerbotten Norrland.

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Provinces of Sweden

The provinces of Sweden (Sveriges landskap) are historical, geographical and cultural regions.

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Pudozh (Пудож; Puudoži; Pudož; Puudosi or Puutoinen) is a town and the administrative center of Pudozhsky District of the Republic of Karelia, Russia, located on the Vodla River east of Petrozavodsk, but traveling by the road around Lake Onega.

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Refused (also known as The Refused) is a Swedish punk rock band originating from Umeå and formed in 1991.

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Riga (Rīga) is the capital and largest city of Latvia.

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Roller derby

Roller derby is a contact sport played by two teams of five members roller skating counter-clockwise around a track.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone is an American monthly magazine that focuses on popular culture.

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Russia (rɐˈsʲijə), officially the Russian Federation (p), is a country in Eurasia. At, Russia is the largest country in the world by area, covering more than one-eighth of the Earth's inhabited land area, and the ninth most populous, with over 144 million people as of December 2017, excluding Crimea. About 77% of the population live in the western, European part of the country. Russia's capital Moscow is one of the largest cities in the world; other major cities include Saint Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg and Nizhny Novgorod. Extending across the entirety of Northern Asia and much of Eastern Europe, Russia spans eleven time zones and incorporates a wide range of environments and landforms. From northwest to southeast, Russia shares land borders with Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland (both with Kaliningrad Oblast), Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia and North Korea. It shares maritime borders with Japan by the Sea of Okhotsk and the U.S. state of Alaska across the Bering Strait. The East Slavs emerged as a recognizable group in Europe between the 3rd and 8th centuries AD. Founded and ruled by a Varangian warrior elite and their descendants, the medieval state of Rus arose in the 9th century. In 988 it adopted Orthodox Christianity from the Byzantine Empire, beginning the synthesis of Byzantine and Slavic cultures that defined Russian culture for the next millennium. Rus' ultimately disintegrated into a number of smaller states; most of the Rus' lands were overrun by the Mongol invasion and became tributaries of the nomadic Golden Horde in the 13th century. The Grand Duchy of Moscow gradually reunified the surrounding Russian principalities, achieved independence from the Golden Horde. By the 18th century, the nation had greatly expanded through conquest, annexation, and exploration to become the Russian Empire, which was the third largest empire in history, stretching from Poland on the west to Alaska on the east. Following the Russian Revolution, the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic became the largest and leading constituent of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, the world's first constitutionally socialist state. The Soviet Union played a decisive role in the Allied victory in World War II, and emerged as a recognized superpower and rival to the United States during the Cold War. The Soviet era saw some of the most significant technological achievements of the 20th century, including the world's first human-made satellite and the launching of the first humans in space. By the end of 1990, the Soviet Union had the world's second largest economy, largest standing military in the world and the largest stockpile of weapons of mass destruction. Following the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991, twelve independent republics emerged from the USSR: Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and the Baltic states regained independence: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania; the Russian SFSR reconstituted itself as the Russian Federation and is recognized as the continuing legal personality and a successor of the Soviet Union. It is governed as a federal semi-presidential republic. The Russian economy ranks as the twelfth largest by nominal GDP and sixth largest by purchasing power parity in 2015. Russia's extensive mineral and energy resources are the largest such reserves in the world, making it one of the leading producers of oil and natural gas globally. The country is one of the five recognized nuclear weapons states and possesses the largest stockpile of weapons of mass destruction. Russia is a great power as well as a regional power and has been characterised as a potential superpower. It is a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council and an active global partner of ASEAN, as well as a member of the G20, the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), the Council of Europe, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), and the World Trade Organization (WTO), as well as being the leading member of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) and one of the five members of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), along with Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.

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Russian Pillage of 1719–21

The Russian Pillage (Swedish: Rysshärjningarna), is the name for the action of the Imperial Russian Fleet toward the Swedish civilian population along the Swedish east coast, as well as expeditions and the raids of single unit in the inland, during the finishing years of the Great Northern War in 1719–1721.

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Sami people

The Sami people (also known as the Sámi or the Saami) are a Finno-Ugric people inhabiting Sápmi, which today encompasses large parts of Norway and Sweden, northern parts of Finland, and the Murmansk Oblast of Russia.

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Sebastian Aho (ice hockey, born 1996)

Sebastian Johannes Aho (born 17 February 1996) is a Swedish professional ice hockey defenceman who is currently playing for the New York Islanders in the National Hockey League (NHL).

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Separation (band)

Separation was a Swedish straight edge hardcore punk band from Umeå that existed between 1994 and 1999.

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Siemens Financial Services

Siemens Financial Services (SFS) is a Division of Siemens.

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Somalis in Sweden

Somalis in Sweden are citizens and residents of Sweden who are of Somali ancestry.

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Stad (Sweden)

Stad (Swedish: "town; city"; plural städer) is a Swedish term that historically has used for urban centers of various sizes.

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Statistics Sweden

Statistics Sweden (Statistiska centralbyrån, SCB) is the Swedish government agency responsible for producing official statistics regarding Sweden.

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Step Forward

Step Forward was founded in 1989 in Umeå, Sweden, by Dennis Lyxzén and his friends, Toft Stade, Jens Nordén and Henrik Jansson.

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Stieg Larsson

Karl Stig-Erland "Stieg" Larsson (15 August 1954 – 9 November 2004) was a Swedish journalist and writer.

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Stig Lindberg

Stig Lindberg (17 August 1916 in Umeå, Sweden – 7 April 1982 in San Felice Circeo, Italy) was a Swedish ceramic designer, glass designer, textile designer, industrial designer, painter, and illustrator.

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Stockholm is the capital of Sweden and the most populous city in the Nordic countries; 952,058 people live in the municipality, approximately 1.5 million in the urban area, and 2.3 million in the metropolitan area.

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Straight edge

Straight edge (sometimes abbreviated sXe or signified by XXX or X) is a subculture of hardcore punk whose adherents refrain from using alcohol, tobacco and other recreational drugs, in reaction to the excesses of punk subculture.

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Subarctic climate

The subarctic climate (also called subpolar climate, subalpine climate, or boreal climate) is a climate characterised by long, usually very cold winters, and short, cool to mild summers.

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Sveriges Television

SVT is the Swedish national public TV broadcaster, funded by a television licence fee payable by all owners of television sets, and set by the Riksdag.

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Swedavia AB is a Swedish nationally owned company, which owns and operates the major airports of Sweden.

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Sweden (Sverige), officially the Kingdom of Sweden (Swedish), is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe.

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Sweden Finns

Sweden Finns (ruotsinsuomalaiset, sverigefinnar) are a Finnish-speaking national minority in Sweden consisting of Finns historically residing in Sweden as well as Finnish immigrants to Sweden.

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Swedish Iranians

Swedish Iranians consist of people of Iranian nationality who have settled in Sweden, as well as Swedish residents and citizens of Iranian heritage.

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Swedish Iraqis

Iraqis are the second largest minority group living in Sweden, with 131,888 Iraq-born people living in Sweden and 47,913 Swedes with at least one Iraq-born parent.

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Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (Swedish: Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet) (SLU) is a university in Sweden. Although its head office is located in Ultuna, Uppsala, the university has several campuses in different parts of Sweden, the other main facilities being Alnarp in Lomma Municipality, Skara, and Umeå. Unlike other state owned universities in Sweden, it is funded through the budget for the Ministry for Rural Affairs. The University was co-founder of the Euroleague for Life Sciences (ELLS) which was established in 2001. The university has four faculties: Faculty of Landscape planning, Horticulture and Agricultural Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources and Agriculture Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science and Faculty of Forest Sciences. SLU had in 2012 3080 full-time staff, 3935 full-time students, 714 research students and 241 professors. In the 2007 Academic Ranking of World Universities, SLU was ranked in 5-9 place in Sweden, 81-123 in Europe and 203-304 in the world.

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Teg, Umeå

Teg is a residential area in Umeå, Sweden.

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The (International) Noise Conspiracy

The (International) Noise Conspiracy (abbreviated T(I)NC) were a Swedish rock band formed in Sweden in the late months of 1998.

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The Perishers (band)

The Perishers were a Swedish indie rock band.

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Tor Troéng

Tor Troéng (born January 25, 1983) is a retired Swedish mixed martial artist previously fighting as a Middleweight for the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

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Tove Styrke

Tove Anna Linnéa Östman Styrke (born 19 November 1992) is a Swedish singer and songwriter.

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Town privileges

Town privileges or borough rights were important features of European towns during most of the second millennium.

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Ultuna is the location of the headquarters and main campus of the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet, SLU) in southern Uppsala, Sweden.

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Ume River

The Ume River (Swedish: Ume älv or Umeälven) is one of the main rivers in northern Sweden.

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Ume Sami language

Ume Sami is a Sami language spoken in Sweden and (formerly) in Norway.

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Umea Region

The Umea Region (Swedish: Umeåregionen) is a functional region which consists of six co-operating municipalities in north Sweden; Bjurholm, Nordmaling, Robertsfors, Umeå, Vindeln and Vännäs.

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Umeå Airport

Umeå Airport is an airport located on the southern outskirts of the city of Umeå, Sweden.

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Umeå Arts Campus

Umeå Arts Campus is the name of a former industry area that recently (2009–2012) was rebuilt to house several of the arts educations at Umeå University in Sweden.

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Umeå City Church

Umeå City Church (Umeå stads kyrka) is a church building located in central Umeå, Sweden between Vänortsparken and the north bank of Ume River.

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Umeå city fire

The Great Fire of Umeå took place in 1888 and destroyed most of the city of Umeå in Sweden.

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Umeå East Station

Umeå East Station (Swedish: Umeå Östra) is a railway station in Umeå, Sweden.

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Umeå FC

Umeå FC is a Swedish football club located in Umeå.

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Umeå IK

Umeå IK is a women's association football club based in the city of Umeå, Sweden.

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Umeå Jazz Festival

Umeå Jazz Festival (Swedish: Umeå Jazzfestival) is an annual jazz festival held in Umeå, Sweden.

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Umeå Municipality

Umeå Municipality (Ubmi gielda) is a municipality in Västerbotten County in northern Sweden.

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Umeå Open

Umeå Open is an annual music festival taking place in Umeå, Västerbotten, Sweden at the end of March.

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Umeå Town Hall

Umeå Town Hall (Umeå rådhus) was built after the fire in 1888 that burnt the city to the ground.

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Umeå University

Umeå University (Umeå universitet) is a university in Umeå in the mid-northern region of Sweden.

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Umeå University Library

Umeå University Library is one of the seven libraries in Sweden that by law is directly supplied by printers in Sweden with one copy of every book printed ("pliktbibliotek").

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Umedalens IF

Umedalens IF a sports club in Umeå, Sweden formed on 12 January 1935 by the merger of Grubbs NS and Backens SK.

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University Hospital of Umeå

University Hospital of Umeå, in Swedish Norrlands universitetssjukhus (Nus), is the major hospital in northern Sweden, situated in Umeå.

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Uppsala (older spelling Upsala) is the capital of Uppsala County and the fourth largest city of Sweden, after Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö.

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Vaasa (Vasa) is a city on the west coast of Finland.

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Västerbotten, known in English as West Bothnia or Westrobothnia, is a province (landskap) in the north of Sweden, bordering Ångermanland, Lapland, North Bothnia, and the Gulf of Bothnia.

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Västerbotten County

Västerbotten County (Västerbottens län) is a county or län in the north of Sweden.

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Västerbottens Folkblad

Västerbottens Folkblad is a Swedish language newspaper published in Umeå, Sweden.

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Västerbottens-Kuriren (also known as VK) is a Swedish newspaper founded in 1900.

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Volvo Trucks

Volvo Trucks (Volvo Lastvagnar) (stylized as VOLVO) is a global truck manufacturer based in Gothenburg, Sweden, owned by AB Volvo.

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Wallander (Swedish TV series)

Wallander is a Swedish television series adapted from Henning Mankell's Kurt Wallander novels, starring Krister Henriksson in the title role.

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Westrobothnian (måLe or bondska) is a number of closely related non-standardized Scandinavian dialects spoken natively along the coast of the historical province of Westrobothnia in co-existence with Finnish, Sami and in recent centuries, the national standard language Swedish.

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Ye Banished Privateers

Ye Banished Privateers are a pirate folk rock band from Umeå, Sweden.

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Zonaria is a melodic death metal band from Umeå, Sweden, formerly known as Seal Precious.

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2014 Swedish heat wave

The summer of 2014 in Sweden was unusually warm, especially in the northern parts of the country.

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