Swedish Nightingale


noun

nickname of Jenny Lind.

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Definition for swedish nightingale (2 of 2)

Lind
[ lind ]
/ lɪnd /

noun

JennyJohanna Maria Lind GoldschmidtThe Swedish Nightingale,1820–87, Swedish soprano.
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British Dictionary definitions for swedish nightingale

Lind
/ (lɪnd) /

noun

James. 1716–94, British physician. He demonstrated (1754) that citrus fruits can cure and prevent scurvy, a remedy adopted by the British navy in 1796
Jenny, original name Johanna Maria Lind Goldschmidt. 1820–87, Swedish coloratura soprano
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