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Vänern

[ven-ern]
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noun
  1. a lake in SW Sweden. 2141 sq. mi. (5545 sq. km).
Also Vä·ner [ven-er] /ˈvɛn ər/, Vener.
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Examples from the Web for vaner

Historical Examples

  • Mr. Graham thought one could be found at Vaner's, only six miles away.

    The Story of Young Abraham Lincoln

    Wayne Whipple

  • Abe got up from the table and walked six miles to the Vaner farm.

  • He thought, however, that there might be one at Vaner's, six miles away.

  • There is a man named Vaner, who lives six miles from here, who has a grammar that I think he will be willing to sell.

    In The Boyhood of Lincoln

    Hezekiah Butterworth


British Dictionary definitions for vaner

Vänern

noun
  1. Lake Vänern a lake in SW Sweden: the largest lake in Sweden and W Europe; drains into the Kattegat. Area: 5585 sq km (2156 sq miles)
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