Swiss articles on Wikipedia
Swiss International Air Lines
"SWISS" redirects here. For other uses, see Swiss (disambiguation). "Swiss Airlines" redirects here. For the flag carrier of Switzerland before 2002,
Apr 23rd 2017



Switzerland
uses, see Switzerland (disambiguation). "Swiss" and "Swiss Confederation" redirect here. For other uses, see Swiss (disambiguation) and Swiss Confederation
Apr 8th 2017



Swiss Guards
Swiss-Guard">Pontifical Swiss-GuardSwiss Guard for the Swiss-GuardSwiss Guard stationed at the Vatican. Swiss-GuardSwiss Guards (French: Gardes Suisses; German: Schweizergarde) are the Swiss soldiers
Apr 11th 2017



Swiss franc
currency and legal tender of Switzerland and Liechtenstein; it is also legal tender in the ItalianItalian exclave Campione d'Italia. The Swiss National Bank (SNB) issues
Apr 22nd 2017



Swiss people
Franco-Provencal language. For the Swiss region, see RomandyRomandy. For other uses, see Romand (disambiguation). The Swiss (German: die Schweizer, French: les
Apr 1st 2017



Swiss Americans
Swiss-AmericansAmericans Swiss AmericansAmericans are AmericansAmericans of Swiss descent. Swiss emigration to America predates the formation of the United States, notably in connection with the
Apr 17th 2017



Swiss mercenaries
principal remnant of the practice is the Swiss-GuardSwiss Guard at the Vatican. In William Shakespeare's Hamlet, Act IV, Scene 5, Swiss mercenaries are called "Switzers"
Apr 11th 2017



Swiss cuisine
features many dishes specific to Switzerland. Switzerland was historically a country of farmers, so traditional Swiss dishes tend to be plain and made
Feb 15th 2017



Swiss made
suisse" or the translations, "Swiss", "Swiss Made", or "Swiss Movement". On some older watches, for example, the word "Swiss" appears alone on the dial at
Mar 18th 2017



Swiss French
in Switzerland (as in French Canada), it is called a case postale (CP). Swiss German Swiss Italian Linguistic geography of Switzerland Swiss census
Apr 21st 2017



Swiss nationality law
level (Swiss-ConfederationSwiss Confederation, canton and municipality) Acquisition of citizenship through descent (jus sanguinis) Prevention of statelessness Swiss nationals
Mar 21st 2017



Swiss Re
For the Swiss Re Tower, London, see: 30 St Mary Axe Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd, generally known as Swiss Re, is a reinsurance company based
Mar 16th 2017



Banking in Switzerland
"Swiss Bank" redirects here. For the former bank, see Swiss Bank Corporation. Banking in Switzerland is regulated by the Swiss Financial Market
Apr 5th 2017



Swiss abroad
the Swiss-Revue--TheSwiss Revue The service "Itineris" provided by the FDFA is available to all Swiss abroad. As of 2014, a total of 746,885 Swiss citizens (Swiss abroad)
Feb 21st 2017



Swiss Alps
is, along with the Swiss-PlateauSwiss Plateau and the Swiss portion of the Jura Mountains, one of its three main physiographic regions. The Swiss Alps extend over both
Mar 2nd 2017



Swiss cheese
For cheeses produced in Switzerland, see Cheeses of Switzerland. For other uses, see Swiss cheese (disambiguation). Swiss cheese is a generic name in
Nov 7th 2016



Swiss Armed Forces
to be confused with Swiss Guard. "Swiss Army" redirects here. For the multi-function pocket knife, see Swiss Army knife. The Swiss Armed Forces (German:
Apr 21st 2017



Swiss Army knife
The-Swiss-ArmyThe Swiss Army knife is a pocketknife or multi-tool manufactured by Victorinox AG (and up to 2005 also by Wenger SA). The term "Swiss Army knife" was
Apr 6th 2017



Swiss Psalm
the melody of God Save the Queen. On 1 April 1981, the Swiss-PsalmSwiss Psalm was declared the official Swiss national anthem. In 2014-2015, the Societe suisse d’utilite
Jan 2nd 2017



Switzerland–European Union relations
approach, as it is called in Switzerland, was consistently supported by the Swiss people in referendums. It allows the Swiss to keep a sense of sovereignty
Mar 8th 2017



Swiss Global Air Lines
Swiss-Global-Air-LinesSwiss Global Air Lines (until February 2015 Swiss-European-Air-LinesSwiss European Air Lines) is a Swiss airline and a subsidiary of Swiss International Air Lines and therefore
Apr 22nd 2017



Swiss Plateau
the three major landscapes in Switzerland alongside the Jura Mountains and the Swiss-AlpsSwiss Alps. It covers about 30% of the Swiss surface. It comprises the regions
Jan 29th 2017



List of Swiss cheeses
erner-alp-and-hobelkaese-aop.html Swiss Cheese Lab Expo at Cremerie de Paris by the Swiss Cheese Federation Swiss Cheese expo at Cremerie de Paris by
Mar 31st 2017



Swiss Hitparade
The-Swiss-HitparadeThe Swiss Hitparade (German: Schweizer Hitparade) are Switzerland's main music sales charts. The charts are a record of the highest-selling singles and
Feb 2nd 2016



Flag of Switzerland
being the flag of Vatican City. The civil and state ensign of Switzerland, used by Swiss ships, boats and non-governmental bodies, is rectangular in shape
Apr 5th 2017



Languages of Switzerland
Further information: German Swiss German, German Swiss Standard German, and German-speaking Switzerland The German-speaking part of Switzerland (German: Deutschsprachige
Mar 6th 2017



Swiss Italian
This article is about the language. For the Swiss-ItalianSwiss Italian people, see Swiss (nationality). Swiss-ItalianSwiss Italian (Italian: svizzero italiano) is the name used
May 1st 2016



Politics of Switzerland
of the Swiss Federal Council and List of Presidents of the Swiss Confederation The Swiss Federal Council is a seven-member executive council that heads
Apr 24th 2017



Swiss Uruguayans
Swiss-UruguayansSwiss Uruguayans are Uruguayan citizens of full or partial Swiss ancestry, who remain culturally connected to Switzerland, or Swiss-born people permanently
Jan 14th 2016



Swiss Canadians
Swiss-CanadiansSwiss Canadians are Canadian citizens of Swiss ancestry or people who emigrated from Switzerland and reside in Canada. According to the 2011 Census there
Mar 28th 2017



Cantons of Switzerland
The-26The 26 cantons of Switzerland (German: Kanton, French: canton, Italian: cantone, Romansh: chantun) are the member states of the Swiss Confederation. The
Mar 15th 2017



Brown Swiss
Brown Swiss is known for a long gestation period, immense size, large furry ears, and an extremely docile temperament. Regardless, the Brown Swiss is quite
Feb 14th 2017



Swiss-system tournament
rounds. Swiss systems intend to provide a clear winner with a limited number of rounds and a potentially unlimited number of opponents. A Swiss system
Apr 25th 2017



The Swiss Family Robinson
the original novel. For later adaptations, see The Swiss Family Robinson (disambiguation). The Swiss Family Robinson (German: Der Schweizerische Robinson)
Apr 21st 2017



K-Swiss
of athletic shoes under the K-Swiss brand. K-Swiss was founded in 1966 in Los Angeles, California, by the two Swiss brothers Art and Ernie Brunner
Apr 23rd 2017



Swiss Standard German
German Swiss Standard German (German: Schweizer Standarddeutsch), or Swiss High German (German: Schweizer Hochdeutsch or Schweizerhochdeutsch), referred to by
Jan 30th 2017



Football in Switzerland
Association Swiss national football team Switzerland under 21 Switzerland women's national football team Swiss Super League Swiss Challenge League Swiss 1. Liga
Mar 22nd 2017



History of Switzerland
Further information: Politics of Switzerland During the Cold War, Swiss authorities considered the construction of a Swiss nuclear bomb. Leading nuclear
Feb 18th 2017



Swiss Brazilians
Swiss-BraziliansSwiss Brazilians (Portuguese: Helveto-brasileiros, Brasileiros suicos) are Brazilian citizens of full or partial Swiss ancestry, who remain culturally
Nov 6th 2016



Swiss German
about the mostly spoken Swiss language, a family of local dialects. For the official language, see Swiss Standard German. Swiss German (Standard German:
Apr 20th 2017



Swiss Federal Council
federal government of the Swiss Confederation and serves as the collective executive head of government and state of Switzerland. While the entire council
Feb 21st 2017



Historiography of Switzerland
Swiss-Confederacy">Old Swiss Confederacy through the Federal Charter of 1291 as a defensive alliance of small republics against European tyrants. More recent Swiss scholarship
Jan 31st 2017



Swiss Federal Constitution
and counterproposals, the Swiss Constitution is subject to continual changes. Main article: Preamble and Title 1 of the Swiss Federal Constitution The
Apr 17th 2017



List of Swiss federal referendums
Schengen treaty, 56.63% yes. Swiss referendum, February 2008 Swiss referendum, June 2008 Swiss referendum, November 2008 Swiss referendum, February 2009
Feb 14th 2017



Swiss Avenue Historic District
The-Swiss-Avenue-Historic-DistrictThe Swiss Avenue Historic District is a historic district of the city of Dallas, Texas. The boundaries of the district comprise both sides of Swiss Avenue
Apr 13th 2017



Swiss literature
Lausanne were not yet Swiss: Geneva was an ally and Vaud a subject land. The French branch does not really begin to qualify as Swiss writing until after
Mar 18th 2017



Economy of Switzerland
operating in Switzerland managed 870 billion Swiss francs worth of assets. In 2014, this number was estimated to be 960  billion Swiss francs. The Swiss economy
Apr 19th 2017



Foreign relations of Switzerland
See also: Swiss neutrality The foreign relations of Switzerland are the primary responsibility of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA). Some
Mar 16th 2017



List of Swiss people
List of Swiss painters See also: List of Swiss composers See also: List of 2005 office-holders in Switzerland List of
Apr 16th 2017



Swiss People's Party
local Swiss traders and farmers against big business and international capital. The BGB contributed strongly to the establishment of the Swiss national
Apr 14th 2017





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