by Lolli » Wed Apr 07, 2010 10:59 pm
by isostatic » Thu Apr 08, 2010 10:19 am
by Ejnar Fjerdingstad » Thu Apr 08, 2010 11:04 am
Chewbacca wrote:Regarding the mountains in Scandinavian:
Something like 80-90 % of the mountains are situated in Norway. The name Skanderne (The Scandes) is practically unknown in Norway. There is only 2 (two) Google references in Norway to Skanderne. You have to be a Geologist to have heared the name.
Skanderne/Skandarne/The Scandes is (from what I gathered) a name used in Sweden for the mountains.
Kjølen is in Norway popularily used as a name for the (lowish) mountains along the border between Norway and Sweden - not the main mountain areas inside Norway or the mountains inside Sweden.
Scandinavian Mountains is probably the only correct name for the mountains in Scandinavia.
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