Norse fowk

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Norse fowk
nordmenn
Norwegians (ethnicgroup)b.png
St. Olaf  • P. Tordenskjold  • N. H. Abel  • F. Stang
H. Ibsen  • E. Grieg  • F. Nansen  • E. Munch
R. Amundsen  • E. Groven  • L. Ullmann  • O. G. Solskjær
Pr. Märtha  • Pr. Mette-Marit  • S. Jensen  • L-M. M. Jünge
Total population
12 milliona[citation needit]
(0.17% of the world's population) a
Regions wi signeeficant populations
 Norawa[a]:4,305,886[1]
 Unitit States 4,712,232 [2]
 Canadae[a] 521,390[3]
 Brazil[a] 465,441[4]
 Unitit Kinrick[a][b] 13,798[5]

also c. 42,000 Orcadians an Shetlanders

 Swaden[a] 48,385[6][7]
 Australie 32,850[8][9]
 Denmark 16,320[10]
Leids

Norse
Closely related (mutually intelligible) languages include Danish and Swedish. Other related languages include Faroese and Icelandic, and to a lesser extent, all Germanic languages.
Norwegian Americans: Historically Norwegian, but later English because of Americanization.

Releegion

Mainly Lutheranism and more recently Secularism. Also see Religion in Norway. Historically Norse paganism Empty citation‎ (help) 

Sib ethnic groups

Faroese, Icelanders, Germans/Austrians,[11] Danes, Dutch, Swedes, Shetlanders, Orcadians, Scots, English, Normans
Other Germanic ethnic groups

Footnotes
a. ^ Does not include people of Faroese, Icelandic, Orcadian or Shetlandic ancestry. Does include persons with partial Norwegian ancestry.

b. ^ Note that there are millions of Britons of Scandinavian ancestry and ethnicity, though mixed with others.

Norse fowk (Norse: nordmenn) constitute baith a naition an an ethnic group native tae Norawa. They share a common cultur an speak the Norse leid. Norse fowk an their stryndants are foond in migrant commonties warldwide, notably in Unitit States, Canadae, Australie an Brazil.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Without immigrant background" : Population 1.1.2010 (4 305 886 [1])
  2. The 2000 American census reports that the United States, in the 2000 census, has 4,477,725 inhabitants of (partial) Norwegian ancestry.
  3. Shows a list over Canadas different ethnic groups, reports that there is 363,760 persons reporting Norwegian as one ancestry in Canada, of these 44,790 reported only Norwegian.
  4. The 2000 Brazilian census reports that Brazil, in the 2000 census, has 465,44 inhabitants of (partial) Norwegian ancestry.
  5. Number of Norwegians registered at the Embassy for living in each of these countries.
  6. Swedish Statistics from 2005. Shows the official number of Norwegians in Sweden at page 20.
  7. Sweden: Stock of foreign-born population by country of birth, by year
  8. Swedish Statistics from 2005. Shows the official number of Norwegians in Sweden at page 20.
  9. Australian: Stock of foreign-born population by country of birth, by year
  10. "Statistics Denmark:FOLK2: Population 1. January by sex, age, ancestry, country of origin and citizenship". Statistics Denmark. Retrieved 3 August 2012. 
  11. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named hpgl.stanford.edu