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What is the Swedish word for "Earthquake"?

American English

earthquake

jordbävning

Swedish
Are you wondering how to say "Earthquake" in Swedish ? "Earthquake" is the equivalent to Jordbävning in Swedish, and I’m pretty sure you’ve heard it many times before already. It’s also good to know, that Vulkanutbrott means "Volcanic eruption" in Swedish, as well as "Landslide" is Jordskred.
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Example sentences
American EnglishThere was a large earthquake that shook the buildings and caused a lot of damage.
How To Say "Earthquake" In 32 Languages.
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