Fylker – county abbreviations

Abbreviations to be able to convey as much info as possible in the small name field:

Note that the project administrators will edit information under “Most Distant Ancestors” according to this list, in order to show the most relevant information about where the lines are from.

  • Oppland – OPL
  • Hedmark – HED
  • Østfold – ØFO
  • Akershus – AKR
  • Oslo – OSL
  • Buskerud – BUS
  • Vestfold – VFO
  • Telemark – TEL
  • Agder – AGD
  • Aust-Agder – A-AGD
  • Vest-Agder – V-AGD
  • Rogaland – ROG
  • Hordaland – HRD
  • Sogn og Fjordane – SFJ
  • Møre og Romsdal – MRO
  • Trøndelag – TRØ
  • Sør-Trøndelag – STR
  • Nord-Trøndelag – NTR
  • Nordland – NRL
  • Troms – TRO
  • Finnmark – FNM

Svenska län – Swedish county codes

If you have Swedish ancestry, here are the county codes, normally placed between brackets as (S), (O) etc. Please also join the Sweden DNA project.

  • Blekinge län – K
  • Dalarnas län – W
  • Gotlands län – I
  • Gävleborgs län – X
  • Hallands län – N
  • Jämtlands län – Z
  • Jönköpings län – F
  • Kalmar län – H
  • Kronobergs län – G
  • Norrbottens län – BD
  • Skåne län – M
  • Stockholms län – AB
  • Södermanlands län – D
  • Uppsala län – C
  • Värmlands län – S
  • Västerbottens län – AC
  • Västernorrlands län – Y
  • Västmanlands län – U
  • Västra Götalands län – O
  • Örebro län – T
  • Östergötlands län – E