Synonyms for sykkylven or Related words with sykkylven

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Examples of "sykkylven"
Aure (also called "Sykkylven") is the administrative center of Sykkylven Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The village is located along the eastern shore of the Sykkylvsfjorden. It is about north of Straumgjerde and east of Ikornnes (via the Sykkylven Bridge).
Sykkylven is a part of the Sunnmøre region and is surrounded by the beautiful alpine mountain range Sunnmørsalpene, including the mountain Råna. Most of the people in Sykkylven live along the Sykkylvsfjorden, which is a branch of the Storfjorden. The Sykkylven Bridge crosses the fjord connecting Aure to Ikornnes.
The Sykkylven Bridge () is a concrete bridge that crosses the Sykkylvsfjorden in Sykkylven Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It connects the municipal center of Aure with the village of Ikornnes on the other side of the fjord.
Ikornnes is a village in Sykkylven Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is located along the Sykkylvsfjorden, about east of Tusvik, north of Straumgjerde, and about west of the municipal center of Aure via the Sykkylven Bridge.
Råna is a mountain in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The mountain sits on the municipal border between Ørsta Municipality and Sykkylven Municipality. It is part of Hjelledalstindane mountains in the Sunnmørsalpene range. The tall mountain is located about east of the village of Store Standal in Ørsta Municipality and about south of the village of Straumgjerde in Sykkylven Municipality.
The municipality of Sykkylven was established on 1 August 1883 when it was separated from Ørskog Municipality. The initial population was 2,029. On 1 June 1955, an area of Ørskog Municipality (population: 348) on the southern side of the Storfjorden was transferred to Sykkylven Municipality.
He was born in Sykkylven, son of Elling Sivertsen Ekornes (1878–1966) and Berte Jensine Jensdatter Vik (1884–1968). In 1933, he married Petrine Elida Tomasdatter Riksheim. In 1934, he founded the furniture company "J. E. Ekornes Fjærfabrikk" in Sykkylven. He visited the United States several times, to learn his trade.
Tusvik or Tusvika is a small village in Sykkylven Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is located along the Storfjorden about west of the village of Ikornnes and west of the municipal center, Aure (via the Sykkylven Bridge over the Sykkylvsfjorden).
Sykkylven Church () is a parish church in Sykkylven Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is located in the village of Aure. The church is part of the Sykkylven parish in the Austre Sunnmøre deanery in the Diocese of Møre. The concrete and brick church was built in 1990 by the architect Oskar F. Norderval and it was consecrated on 15 April 1990 by the Bishop Ole Nordhaug. The church seats about 800 people. This church was built to replace an earlier church that burned down on 2 February 1983. That church was 100 years old when it burned down.
Kaland was a member of Sykkylven municipality council between 1975 and 1985, and of Møre og Romsdal county council between 1979 and 1985.
Hilde Louise Asbjørnsen (born 3 June 1976 in Sykkylven, Norway) is a Norwegian jazz singer, songwriter, cabaret artist and songwriter, known from its own releases and appearances.
The Church of Norway has two parishes "(sokn)" within the municipality of Sykkylven. It is part of the Austre Sunnmøre deanery in the Diocese of Møre.
Sykkylvsfjorden is a fjord in Sykkylven Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The fjord is a branch off of the main Storfjorden. The villages of Aure and Ikornnes are located near the mouth of the fjord and the village of Straumgjerde lies at the innermost part of the fjord. The Sykkylven Bridge crosses the fjord between Aure and Ikornnes. Ikorness is home to Ekornes sofas and Stressless recliners, the largest manufacturers of furniture in Scandinavia.
Sykkylven is primarily an industrial community where furniture and furnishings manufacturing is the dominant industry (78% of manufacturing employment in 2004). Some of the largest factories in the industry are located here. Major companies in Sykkylven include Ekornes, Scandinor ANS, Hjellegjerde, Brunstad Møbler, Hjelle, and Cylindra. Agriculture is important along the fjord and in the valleys. The farms are small, with emphasis on livestock. There is also some fish farming at Hundeidvik and Søvik, along the Storfjorden.
Ikornnes Church () is a parish church in Sykkylven Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is located in the village of Ikornnes. The church is part of the Ikornnes parish in the Austre Sunnmøre deanery in the Diocese of Møre. The concrete church was built in 1978 by the architect Alf Apelseth. The church seats 300 people. There is no graveyard around this church, parishioners must use the one around the nearby Sykkylven Church.
The municipality is named after Vanylvsfjorden (Old Norse: "Vaniflir"). The meaning of the first element is unknown, but the last element ("-iflir") is also found in the names Sunnylven and Sykkylven and it probably means "fjord".
Sunnmøre District Court () is a district court located in Ålesund, Norway. It covers the municipalities of Ålesund, Giske, Haram, Hareid, Norddal, Skodje, Stordal, Stranda, Sula, Sykkylven, Ulstein and Ørskog and is subordinate Frostating Court of Appeal.
Founded in 1934 by J.E Ekornes, Ekornes is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange and, as of 2011, employs more than 1600 persons worldwide. Ekornes is based in Sykkylven, Møre og Romsdal, Norway.
Sykkylven is a municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is part of the Sunnmøre region. The administrative centre is the village of Aure. Other villages in the municipality include Ikornnes, Straumgjerde, and Tusvik.
He was born in Ålesund as a son of physician Bastian Weiberg-Aurdal (1891–1973) and nurse Elise Ringdal (1892–1959). He finished his secondary education in 1944, took agricultural school in 1945 and infantry training in 1947. He also served in the Independent Norwegian Brigade Group in Germany before graduating from the Norwegian College of Agriculture in 1953. He settled at the farm Velle in Sykkylven in the same year. He worked as the municipal agronomist of Stranda from 1954 to 1962 and of Sykkylven from 1962 to 1982. He was also a conscripti officer from 1958 to 1980, with the rank of lieutenant.