Swede vs Balt - What's the difference?

swede | balt |


As nouns the difference between swede and balt

is that swede is (chiefly|british) the fleshy yellow root of a variety of rape, brassica napus , resembling a large turnip, grown as a vegetable while balt is .

swede

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (chiefly, British) The fleshy yellow root of a variety of rape, Brassica napus , resembling a large turnip, grown as a vegetable.
  • The plant from which this is obtained.
  • (Scotland, Ireland, Northern England) The turnip.
  • Synonyms

    * (plant) rutabaga * (vegetable) rutabaga , neep (Scotland), yellow turnip (US), winter turnip

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    balt

    English

    (Balts)

    Noun

  • An inhabitant of one of the modern Baltic states: Lithuania, Latvia or Estonia.
  • An ethnic descendant of the Indo-European Baltic people, especially including ethnic Lithuanians, Latvians or Prussians, but generally not including ethnic Belarusians, Estonians, Germans, Jews, Livonians, Poles, Russians, Swedes or Tatars who have also inhabited or currently inhabit the modern Baltic states.
  • A native speaker of one of the Baltic languages: Lithuanian, Latvian, Old Prussian, Sudovian and related languages.
  • Derived terms

    * Baltic * Baltica * Balto-Slavic

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