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Quoting Benct Philip Jonsson <[log in to unmask]>:

> At 10:55 25.3.2004, Andreas Johansson wrote:
>
> >In Scandinavia, you've essentially got a continuum of dialects, which are
> >classed as Swedish, Norwegian or Danish solely based on which side of the
> >borders they are. This has seen Scanian going from a Danish dialect to a
> >Swedish one.
>
> And as my dad was fond to point out Bohuslän dialect would be
> equally badly suited by Norwegian orthography as by Swedish
> orthography.  FWIW the inhabitants on the eastern bank of
> Göta River still call their neighbors on the western bank
> _Baggar_, a derogatory term for 'Norwegian'.

Does anyone still use that for actual Norwegians?

                                                Andreas