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Wermelandia, or Värmland, is a historical province or landskap in the west of middle Sweden. It borders to Westrogothia, Dalia, Dalecarlia, Westmannia and Nericia. It is also bounded by Norway in the east. There is futhermore a County of Värmland.

County Värmland
Area18,204 km²
Provincial flower
- Swedish
- Latin
Chickweed wintergreen
Trientalis europaea
Provincial animalWolf
Provincial birdRed-throated Diver
Provincial fishSmelt

Table of contents
1 County
2 History
3 Geography
4 Culture
5 Heraldry
6 External links


For current affairs see: County of Värmland

The province of Wermelandia has virtually the same boundaries as the County of Värmland. The main exception is a smaller part to the south east which belongs to the County of Örebro.


Main article: History of Wermelandia

Chartered cities before 1971:

Eastern Wermelandia traditionally belongs to the mining district of Bergslagen.


Main article: Geography of Wermelandia


Main article: Culture of Wermelandia


Main article: Heraldry of Wermelandia

Arms granted in 1560, and revised in 1567 to the current one, with later minor revisions. The arms is represented with a dukal coronet. Blazon: "Argent, an Eagle displayed Azure beaked, langued and membered Gules."

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