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  • But the animals are so unusual that many Saami use the Norwegian word 'elg.'.

    As ice thaws, critical analysis of soundbites dwindles

  • In Norway the moose (called "elg" over there) are a real problem to motorists on the winding roads.

    Fly Fishing with Mr.

  • After the story I posted in November about the boy who saved his sister from an "elg" and then applied WoW skills to saving himself has been swirling around online for a while, I caught an interesting twist in the translation of "elg".

    Elg, elk, moose

  • That's when I saw that people complain about the translation of "elg" into "moose".

    Archive 2007-11-01

  • Confusing as it is, the norwegian word "elg" does NOT correspond to the American "elk", but rather to the heavier moose, as it is correctly written in the article.

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  • If you look at the pictures, you'll see that the moose and the elg are more similar than the elk and the elg.

    Elg, elk, moose

  • What it shows is that the American "elk" is a different animal with a different spread from the European "elg".

    Elg, elk, moose

  • Looking at the picture of the "elk" in Wikipedia, that looks more like a deer than an "elg".

    Archive 2007-12-01

  • Then somebody in a comment on this blog talked about seeing a herd of 200 "elk" in the US, something which made me pause, as you'd never see a herd of "elg" in Scandinavia.

    Archive 2007-12-01

  • The Western Cape's newly elg over their shoulders for political threats as they settled down to the business of governing, provinc Thursday.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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