Meaning of Riksdag in English:


Pronunciation /ˈrɪksdɑːɡ/ /ˈrɪksdaɡ/ /ˈriːksdɑːɡ/


  • (The name of) the Swedish Parliament or national legislative assembly of Sweden.

    The existing Parliament was reconstituted as a bicameral assembly in 1865; it became a unicameral assembly in 1971, with 349 members.


Mid 19th century. From Swedish Riksdag from the genitive of rike + dag diet, conference (specifically use of dag), after German Reichstag Reichstag.