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Renommé is our very Swedish word of the day from the Swedish Academy. Find out what it means and how to pronounce it.

Our Swedish Academy word of the day is ‘renommé’ which means reputation, repute, good name or renown according to Nordstedts Swedish-English dictionary.

How to pronounce ‘renommé’

Swedish sample sentence: Arbetsgivaren hade gott renommé bland sina anställda.

English translation: The employer had a good reputation with their employees.

Swedish sample sentence: Sveriges renommé inom vetenskapliga kretsar ökade ytterligare efter covid-19.

Englis translation: Sweden’s good name in the world of science was boosted further after COVID-19.

Questions to contemplate: Is a good reputation important to me? Is it more important professionally than in my private life? If so, why? What would I like to be remembered for when I have passed away?

Quote of the day:

A good name is to be chosen rather than great riches,
Loving favor rather than silver and gold.

Proverbs 22:1

The word of the day is taken from Svensk Ordbok (Swedish Dictionary) by the Swedish Academy. It’s free to download. Get it HERE for iOS and HERE for Android.

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