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Nedervetil (Finnish: Alaveteli)[1] is a former municipality in Ostrobothnia, Finland. It is now part of Kronoby municipality.

It has given its Finnish name to Alaveteli[citation needed], open source software to help in Freedom of Information enquiries, because Anders Chydenius (1729–1803), an early proponent of freedom of the press, lived and worked as a curate in this area for some years.


  1. ^ "Svenska ortnamn i Finland". Archived from the original on 22 May 2012. Retrieved 2 April 2012.

Coordinates: 63°42′N 23°20′E / 63.700°N 23.333°E / 63.700; 23.333