Kebnekaise

Kebnekaise (kĕbˈnəkĪˌsə) [key] [Sami, = kettle top], mountain peak, 6,965 ft (2,123 m) high, Norrbotten prov., N Sweden; highest in Sweden. There are 16 small glaciers on the slopes.

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