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a {article} (an) SEE: an  ::
aardvark {n} (mammal)  :: jordsvin {n}
Aaron {prop} (biblical brother of Moses)  :: Aron
Aaron {prop} (male given name)  :: Aron
Aaron's rod {n} (goldenrod) SEE: goldenrod  ::
Aaron's rod {n} (mullein) SEE: mullein  ::
Aaron's rod {n} (orpine) SEE: orpine  ::
abaca {n} (fiber/fibre) SEE: Manila hemp  ::
aback {adv} (backwards)  :: bakk
aback {adv}  :: baklengs
aback {n} (abacus) SEE: abacus  ::
abaft {prep} ((nautical) behind; toward the stern relative to some other object or position; aft of)  :: akter, akterut, aktenfor, akterlig
abaka {n} (fiber/fibre) SEE: Manila hemp  ::
abaka {n} (plant) SEE: abaca  ::
abandon {n} (a giving up to natural impulses)  :: løssluppenhet, overgivenhet
abandon {v} (to cast out)  :: forvise
abandon {v} (to give up)  :: oppgi, skrinlegge
abandon {v} (to leave behind or desert)  :: forlate
abandon {v} (to relinquish a claim to property)  :: avskrive
abandoned {adj} (no longer maintained, forsaken, deserted)  :: løssluppen
abandonment {n} (act of abandoning)  :: [Bokmål] oppgivelse {m}; [Nynorsk] oppgjeving {f}
abandonment {n} (relinquishment of a right, claim or privilege)  :: dereliksjon {m}
abase {v} (to lower so as to hurt feelings)  :: fornedre, ydmyke
abash {v} (to make ashamed, to embarrass)  :: gjøre skamfull
abashed {adj} (embarrassed)  :: skamfull, forlegen, beskjemmet
abatage {n} (abattage) SEE: abattage  ::
abate {v}  :: slå ned, forminske, redusere
abate {v} (to bring down a person physically or mentally)  :: slå ned (physically), ydmyke (mentally)
abate {v} (to bring down or reduce to a lower state)  :: forringe
abate {v} (to decrease or become less in strength)  :: forminske, avta, minke, løye [about wind]
abatement {n} (the act of abating or the state of being abated)  :: minking, reduksjon, det å avta, bekjempelse
abatis {n} (means of defense)  :: [Bokmål] forhugning {m} {f}
abattoir {n} (public slaughterhouse)  :: slakterhus {n}, slakteri {n}
abbacy {n} (dignity, estate, or jurisdiction of an abbot)  :: [Bokmål] abbeddømme, abbedgjeld, abbedverdighet; [Nynorsk] abbeddømme, abbedgjeld
abbatial {adj} (belonging to an abbey)  :: abbed-, abbedisse-, abbedi-
abbess {n} (female superior of a nunnery)  :: [Bokmål] abbedisse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] abbedisse {f}
abbey {n} (church of a monastery)  :: abbedi {n}, klosterkirke
abbey {n} (monastery headed by an abbot)  :: [Bokmål] abbedi {n}; [Nynorsk] abbedi {n}
abbot {n} (superior or head of an abbey or monastery)  :: abbed
abbotship {n} (the state or office of an abbot)  :: [Bokmål] abbedverdighet
abbreviate {v} (to make shorter)  :: forkorte
abbreviation {n} (act or result of shortening or reducing)  :: forkorting {m} {f}
abbreviation {n} (shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase)  :: [Bokmål] forkortelse {m}, forkorting {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] forkorting {f}
abbreviature {n} (abbreviation)  :: abbreviatur {m}
ABC {n} (alphabet)  :: abc, alfabet {n}
ABC book {n} (primer) SEE: primer  ::
abdicate {v} (disinherit)  :: [Bokmål] fornekte; [Nynorsk] fornekte
abdicate {v} (reject)  :: [Bokmål] avvise; [Nynorsk] avvise
abdicate {v} (renounce a throne)  :: [Bokmål] abdisere; [Nynorsk] abdisere
abdicate {v} (surrender or relinquish)  :: [Bokmål] frasi seg; [Nynorsk] fråseie seg
abdication {n} (the act of abdicating; the renunciation of a high office, dignity, or trust, by its holder)  :: [Bokmål] abdikasjon {m}, frasielse {m}; [Nynorsk] abdikasjon {m}, fråseiing {f}
abditory {n} (place for hiding or preserving)  :: gjemmested {n}
abdomen {n} (belly)  :: mage, buk
abdominal cavity {n} (hollow portion of the torso, containing abdominal organs)  :: bokmål: bukhole {f} {m}, bukhule {f} {m}; [Nynorsk] bukhole {f}
abdominal fin {n} (pelvic fin) SEE: pelvic fin  ::
abduction {n} (law: wrongful carrying off of a human being)  :: bortføring {c}, kidnapping {c}
abduction {n} (leading away, carrying away)  :: bortføring {c}
abduction {n} (logic: type of syllogism)  :: abduksjon {m}
abduction {n} (physiology: movement separating limb from axis)  :: abduksjon {m}
abearance {n} (behavior) SEE: behavior  ::
abecedarium {n} (a book used to teach the alphabet) SEE: primer  ::
abed {adv} (in bed, or on the bed)  :: i seng
Abel {prop} (biblical character)  :: Abel
Abel {prop} (male given name)  :: Abel
Abelam {prop} (Ambulas) SEE: Ambulas  ::
Abelian algebra {n} (commutative algebra) SEE: commutative algebra  ::
Abelonian {n} (Abelian) SEE: Abelian  ::
Aberdeen terrier {n} (breed of dog) SEE: Scottish terrier  ::
aberration {n}  :: avvik {n}, villfarelse {c}
abet {v}  :: tilskynde, hjelpe
abeyance {n} (expectancy; condition of being undetermined)  :: uavklart
abeyance {n} (suspension; temporary suppression)  :: utsettelse
abhor {v} (to regard with horror or detestation)  :: avsky
abhorrence {n}  :: avsky {c}, vemmelse {c}
abhorrent {adj}  :: avskyelig, vemmelig
abide {v} (to await)  :: avvente
abide {v} (to dwell)  :: forbli
abide {v} (to endure)  :: holde ut
abide {v} (to tolerate)  :: tolerere
Abidjan {adj} (Abidjanian) SEE: Abidjanian  ::
Abidjan {prop} (the largest city of Côte d'Ivoire)  :: Abidjan; [Nynorsk] Abidjan
ability {n} (quality or state of being able)  :: evne m1
a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush {proverb} (small but certain advantage is preferable)  :: én fugl i hånden er bedre enn ti på taket
a bit {adv} (a little) SEE: a little  ::
Abkhaz {prop} (a Northwest Caucasian language spoken in Abkhazia)  :: abkhasisk
Abkhazia {prop} (territory in the Caucasus, see also: Republic of Abkhazia)  :: Abkhasia
Abkhazian {adj} (Of or pertaining to Abkhazia) SEE: Abkhaz  ::
Abkhazian {n} (Abkhaz) SEE: Abkhaz  ::
Abkhazian {prop} (Abkhazian language) SEE: Abkhaz  ::
able {adj} (healthy) SEE: healthy  ::
able {adj} (permitted to)  :: i stand
-able {suffix} (able to be done)  :: -abel, -ibel
able {v} (enable) SEE: enable  ::
able {v} (vouch for) SEE: vouch for  ::
abnormal {adj} (not conforming to rule or system)  :: abnorm, anormal, unormal
abnormal {adj} (of or pertaining to behaviour that deviates from norms)  :: abnorm, anormal, unormal
abnormity {n} (departure from the ordinary type)  :: [Bokmål] abnormitet {m}; [Nynorsk] abnormitet {m}
abolish {v} (to end a law, system, institution, custom or practice)  :: avskaffe, forkaste
abolition {n} (act of abolishing)  :: abolisjon {m}
abominable {adj} (hateful; detestable; loathsome)  :: avskyelig
abominate {v} (to feel disgust towards, to hate in the highest degree)  :: føle avsky
Aboriginal {n} (aboriginal) SEE: aboriginal  ::
Aborigine {n} (an individual aboriginal Australian)  :: [Bokmål] aborigin {m}; [Nynorsk] aborigin {m}
abortion {n} (act of inducing abortion)  :: abort
abortion {n} (miscarriage)  :: abort {m}
abortive {adj} (causing abortion)  :: abortiv
abortive {adj} (coming to naught; fruitless)  :: fruktløs
abortive {adj} (imperfectly formed or developed; rudimentary; sterile)  :: abortiv
abortive {adj} (medicine: cutting short)  :: abortiv, avbrutt
abortive {adj} (produced by abortion; born prematurely)  :: abortiv
abound with {v} (abound) SEE: abound  ::
about {adv} (in circuit)  :: rundt
about {adv} (nearly, approximately)  :: nesten
about {adv} (on all sides)  :: rundt
about {prep} (concerned with, engaged in)  :: om
about {prep} (concerning)  :: om, angående
about {prep} (in the immediate neighborhood of)  :: rundt
about {prep} (near, approximately, regarding time, size or quantity)  :: rundt
about {prep} (on every side of)  :: rundt, omkring
about {prep} (on the point or verge of)  :: på veg til
about {prep} (over or upon different parts of)  :: rundt
above {adv} (higher in rank)  :: høyere
above {adv} (in a higher place)  :: ovenfor, over
above {prep} (in or to a higher place)  :: over, ovenfor
above {prep} (more)  :: over
above {prep} (superior to, surpassing)  :: over, utover
above measure {prep} (beyond measure) SEE: beyond measure  ::
above-named {adj} (mentioned or named before) SEE: above-mentioned  ::
abrade {v} ((transitive) to rub or wear off; to waste or wear away by friction)  :: skure, slipe
Abraham {prop} (male given name)  :: Abraham
Abraham {prop} (prophet in the Old Testament)  :: Abraham
abridge {v} (to make shorter)  :: forkorte
abridge {v} (to shorten or contract by using fewer words)  :: sammendra
abridged {adj} (cut or shortened, especially of a literary work)  :: avkortet, avkorta
abridgment {n}  :: forkortelse {c} {n} utdrag
abroad {adv} (in foreign countries)  :: [Bokmål] utenlands, i utlandet; [Nynorsk] utanlands, i utlandet
abrogate {v} (to annul by an authoritative act)  :: oppheve, heve, annullere
abrogate {v} (to put an end to)  :: avslutte
Abruka {prop} (Estonian island located in the Gulf of Riga)  :: Abruka
abrupt {adj} (botany: truncated)  :: avkortet
abrupt {adj} (curt in manner)  :: brå, skarp
abrupt {adj} (extremely steep)  :: brå, bratt (steep)
abrupt {adj} (having sudden transitions from one state to next)  :: plutselig
abrupt {adj} (without notice)  :: brå, plutselig
abscond {v} (to depart secretly)  :: rømme, stikke av
absence {n} (inattention to things present)  :: [Bokmål] [absence of mind] åndsfravær {n}; [Nynorsk] [absence of mind] åndsfråvær {n}
absence {n} (lack; deficiency; nonexistence)  :: [Bokmål] fravær {n}, mangel {m}; [Nynorsk] fråvær {n}, mangel {m}
absence {n} (state of being away)  :: [Bokmål] fravær {n}; [Nynorsk] fråvær {n}
absent {adj} (being away from a place)  :: fraværende
absent {adj} (inattentive)  :: fraværende
absent {adj} (not existing)  :: fraværende
absent-minded {adj} (absent in mind)  :: distré
absinthe {n} (Artemisia absinthium)  :: [Bokmål] malurt {m}; [Nynorsk] malurt {m}
absinthe {n} (liquor)  :: [Bokmål] absint {m}; [Nynorsk] absint {m}
absolute {adj} (chemistry: pure; unmixed)  :: absolutt
absolute {adj} (complete in itself, fixed)  :: absolutt
absolute {adj} (grammar: not immediately dependent on the other parts of the sentence in government)  :: absolutt
absolute {adj} (loosed from any conditions or limitations)  :: absolutt
absolute {adj} (loosed from any other being or comparison)  :: absolutt
absolute {adj} (viewed apart from modifying influences or without comparison with other objects)  :: absolutt
absolute {n} (that which is independent of context-dependent interpretation)  :: absolutt {n}
absoluteness {n} (the fact free from any conditions or other beings)  :: [Bokmål] absolutthet {m} {f}
absolute pitch {n} (ability to identify and reproduce a tone) SEE: perfect pitch  ::
absolutism {n} (political science: absolute or arbritary government; despotism)  :: [Bokmål] absolutisme {m}; [Nynorsk] absolutisme {m}
absolutistic {adj} (pertaining to absolutism)  :: [Bokmål] absolutistisk; [Nynorsk] absolutistisk
absolve {v} (theology: to pronounce free or give absolution from sin)  :: tilgi
absolve {v} (to pronounce free or give absolution)  :: frikjenne
absolve {v} (to set free)  :: frikjenne
absorb {v} (finance: to assume or pay for)  :: påta seg
absorb {v} (physics: to take up by chemical or physical action)  :: absorbere
absorb {v} (to consume completely)  :: absorbere
absorb {v} (to endure)  :: utholde
absorb {v} (to include so that it no longer has separate existence)  :: absorbere, oppsluke
absorb {v} (to learn)  :: absorbere
absorb {v} (to occupy fully)  :: oppsluke
absorb {v} (to suck up or drink in)  :: absorbere
absorption {n}  :: inn-, oppsuging
absorptive {adj} (having capacity to imbibe)  :: absorberende {n}
abstain {v} (refrain from)  :: avholde seg
abstainer {n} (one who abstains)  :: avholdsmann {c}
abstention {n} (the act of abstaining)  :: avhold {n}
abstinence {n} (specifically, abstinence from alcohol)  :: avhold {n}, avholdenhet {m}
abstinence {n} (specifically, abstinence from sexual intercourse)  :: avhold {n}, avholdenhet {m}
abstinence {n} (the act or practice of abstaining)  :: avhold {n}, avholdenhet {m}
abstinence {n} (the practice of self-denial)  :: avhold {n}, avholdenhet {m}
abstract {adj} (absent in mind)  :: distrahert
abstract {adj} (apart from practice or reality; not concrete)  :: abstrakt
abstract {adj} (art: free from representational qualities)  :: abstrakt
abstract {adj} (difficult to understand)  :: abstrakt
abstract {adj} (separate)  :: abstrakt
abstract {n} (an abrigement or summary)  :: sammendrag {n}, oppsummering {m}, utdrag {n}, referat {n}
abstract {n} (an abstraction)  :: distraksjon {n}
abstract {n} (an abstract work of art)  :: abstrakt
abstract {n} (an extract of a vegetable substance)  :: ekstrakt
abstract {n} (something that concentrates in itself the qualities of something else)  :: sammenfatning {m}
abstract {n} (that which is abstract)  :: abstraksjon {m}
abstract art {n} (art that does not depict objects in the natural world)  :: [Bokmål] abstrakt kunst {m}; [Nynorsk] abstrakt kunst {m} {f}
abstraction {n} (act of abstracting)  :: [Bokmål] abstraksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] abstraksjon {m}
abstractness {n} (the quality of being abstract)  :: [Bokmål] abstrakthet {m} {f}
absurd {adj} (contrary to reason or propriety)  :: absurd, tåpelig
absurdity {n} (an absurd action)  :: absurditet {m}, meningsløshet {m}
absurdity {n} (the quality of being absurd)  :: absurditet {m}
Abu Dhabi {prop} (capital of UAE)  :: Abu Dhabi
abundance {n} (ample sufficiency)  :: overflod {c}
abundant {adj} (fully sufficient; plentiful)  :: rikelig
abuse {n} (catachresis) SEE: catachresis  ::
abuse {n} (corrupt practice)  :: misbruk {n}
abuse {n} (delusion) SEE: delusion  ::
abuse {n} (improper usage)  :: [Bokmål] misbruk {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] misbruk {m} {n}
abuse {n} (insulting speech)  :: utskjelling {m}
abuse {n} (physical maltreatment)  :: mishandling {m}
abuse {n} (sexual violation or assault)  :: voldtekt {m}
abuse {v} (to adulterate) SEE: adulterate  ::
abuse {v} (to hurt)  :: mishandle
abuse {v} (to insult)  :: skjelle ut
abuse {v} (to rape)  :: voldta
abuse {v} (to use improperly)  :: misbruke
abusio {n} (catachresis) SEE: catachresis  ::
abusive {adj}  :: grov
abysm {n} (abyss) SEE: abyss  ::
abyss {n} (bottomless or unfathomed depth)  :: avgrunn {m}
abyss {n} (moral depravity, vast intellectual or moral depth)  :: avgrunn {m}
Abyssinia {prop} (historical name of Ethiopia)  :: [Bokmål] Abessinia; [Nynorsk] Abessinia
Abyssinian {adj} (of or pertaining to Abyssinia)  :: [Bokmål] abessinsk; [Nynorsk] abessinsk
Abyssinian {n} (a native of Abyssinia)  :: [Bokmål] abessinier; [Nynorsk] abessiniar
acacia {n} (shrub or tree)  :: akasie {m}
academic {adj} (belonging to an academy or other higher institution of learning)  :: akademisk
academic {adj} (having no practical importance)  :: akademisk
academic {adj} (scholarly; literary or classical, in distinction from scientific)  :: akademisk
academic {n} (member of an academy, college, or university)  :: [Bokmål] akademiker {m}; [Nynorsk] akademikar {m}
academic {n} (person who attends an academy)  :: akademiker {m}
academician {n}  :: akademiker, medlem {n}, av et akademi
academy {n} (college or university)  :: [Bokmål] akademi {n}; [Nynorsk] akademi {n}
academy {n} (learned society)  :: [Bokmål] akademi {n}; [Nynorsk] akademi {n}
academy {n} (place of training, school)  :: [Bokmål] akademi {n}; [Nynorsk] akademi {n}
academy {n} (seminary)  :: akademi {n}
academy {n} (specialized school)  :: [Bokmål] akademi {n}; [Nynorsk] akademi {n}
Academy of Sciences {n} (national academy) SEE: national academy  ::
acajou {n} (cashew nut) SEE: cashew nut  ::
acajou {n} (cashew tree) SEE: cashew  ::
acajou {n} (wood from trees of Meliaceae family) SEE: mahogany  ::
a cappella {adv} (performed by a choir with no instrumental accompaniment)  :: a cappella
accedie {n} (acedia) SEE: acedia  ::
accelerate {v} (to become faster)  :: sette opp farten
accelerate {v} (to cause to move faster)  :: akselerere
accelerate {v} (to hasten)  :: påskynde
accelerate {v} (to quicken natural or ordinary progression or process)  :: påskynde
acceleration {n} (act or state)  :: [Bokmål] akselerasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] akselerasjon {m}
acceleration {n} ((physics))  :: [Bokmål] akselerasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] akselerasjon {m}
accelerator {n} (accelerator pedal)  :: [Bokmål] gasspedal {m}
accent {n} (distinctive pronunciation associated with a region, social group, etc.)  :: aksent {m}, uttale {m}, tonefall {n}
accent {n} (math: mark to distinguish magnitudes of similar kind)  :: aksent {m}, merke {n}
accent {n} (music: recurring stress on a tone)  :: aksent {m}, trykk {n}
accent {n} (music: rhythmical accent)  :: aksent {m}, trykk {n}
accent {n} (music: special emphasis on a tone)  :: aksent {m}
accent {n} (orthography: mark to indicate accent)  :: aksent {m}
accent {n} (prosody: stress on syllables of a verse)  :: aksent {m}
accent {n} (stronger articulation)  :: aksent {m}, trykk {n}, betoning {m}
accent {n} (utterance) SEE: utterance  ::
accent {v} (to emphasize)  :: aksentuere
accent {v} (to express the accent of)  :: aksentuere
accent {v} (to mark with written accents)  :: aksentuere
accentuate {v} (to bring out distinctly)  :: aksentuere, betone, framheve
accentuate {v} (to pronounce with an accent)  :: aksentuere, betone
accentuation {n}  :: betoning {c}, aksentuering {c}
accept {v} (to agree to)  :: akseptere, godta
accept {v} (to agree to pay)  :: akseptere
accept {v} (to endure patiently)  :: aksepetere, godta
accept {v} (to receive officially)  :: motta
accept {v} (to receive with consent)  :: akseptere, motta, ta imot
acceptable {adj} (capable, worthy or sure of being accepted)  :: antakelig
acceptance {n}  :: godtagelse {c}, aksept {c}
acceptor {n} (one who accepts)  :: comm akseptant {c}
access {n} (communication with a computer program or the Internet)  :: aksess {m}, tilgang {m}
access {n} (computing: process of locating data in memory)  :: aksess {m}
access {n} (onset, attack or fit of disease)  :: anfall {n}
access {n} (outburst of an emotion)  :: anfall {n}, utbrudd {n}
access {n} (right or ability of approaching or entering)  :: [Bokmål] adgang {m}, tilgang {m}; [Nynorsk] åtgang {m}, tilgang {m}
access {n} (right to visit one's child)  :: besøksrett {m}
access {n} (way or means of approaching)  :: [Bokmål] adgang {m}, tilgang {m}; [Nynorsk] åtgang {m}, tilgang {m}
access {v} (computing: to have access to (data))  :: aksessere
access {v} (to gain or obtain access to)  :: tilgang
accident {n} (transport: unintended event that causes damage)  :: [Bokmål] ulykke {m} {f}, uhell {n}; [Nynorsk] ulukke {f}, ulykke {f}, uhell {n}
accident {n}  :: ulykke
accident {n} (unexpected event with negative consequences)  :: [Bokmål] ulykke {m} {f}, uhell {n}, ulykkestilfelle {n}; [Nynorsk] ulukke {f}, ulykke {f}, uhell {n}
accidently {adv} (unexpectedly, unintentionally) SEE: accidentally  ::
accoil {v} (nautical sense) SEE: coil  ::
accomplice {n} (an associate in the commission of a crime)  :: medskyldig
accordingly {adv} (agreeably; correspondingly; suitably; in a manner conformable)  :: deretter
according to {prep} (based on statement)  :: [Bokmål] ifølge; [Nynorsk] ifølgje
accordion {n} (A small, portable, keyed wind instrument)  :: trekkspill
accordion player {n} (accordion player) SEE: accordionist  ::
account {n} (a registry of pecuniary transactions)  :: konto {m}
account {n} (a statement in general of reasons, causes, grounds, etc.)  :: redegjørelse {m}
account {n} (a statement of facts or occurrences)  :: forklaring {m}
account {n} (reckoning, calculation)  :: regning {m}
account {v} (account for) SEE: account for  ::
account {v} (credit (to)) SEE: credit  ::
accountability {n} (state of being accountable)  :: [Bokmål] ansvarlighet {m}, etterrettelighet {m}
accourage {v} (encourage) SEE: encourage  ::
Accra {prop} (capital of Ghana)  :: Accra; [Bokmål] Accra; [Nynorsk] Accra
accumulator {n}  :: akkumulator
accuracy {n} (state of being accurate)  :: [Bokmål] nøyaktighet {m} {f}
accusative case {n} (case used to mark the immediate object) SEE: accusative  ::
accuse {v} (attribute blame to someone)  :: [Bokmål] beskylde; [Nynorsk] skulde, skylde
accustom {v} (cohabit) SEE: cohabit  ::
ace {n} (golf: hole in one) SEE: hole in one  ::
acedia {n} (boredom) SEE: boredom  ::
Aceh {prop} (language) SEE: Acehnese  ::
acetic acid {n} (clear colourless organic acid, CH3COOH)  :: [Bokmål] eddiksyre {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] eddiksyre {f}
acetyltransferase {n} (transacetylase) SEE: transacetylase  ::
ace up one's sleeve {n} (a surprise advantage of which others are not aware)  :: ess i ermet
Achaean {n} (an inhabitant of Achaea)  :: [Bokmål] akhaier {m}
a chain is only as strong as its weakest link {proverb} (aphorism)  :: [Bokmål] en kjede er aldri sterkere enn sitt svakeste ledd
achieve {v}  :: oppnå
Achilles {prop} (Greek mythical hero)  :: [Bokmål] Akilles {m}
Achilles heel {n} (Achilles' tendon) SEE: Achilles' tendon  ::
Achilles heel {n} (vulnerability in an otherwise strong situation)  :: [Bokmål] akilleshæl {m}; [Nynorsk] akilleshæl {m}
Achilles tendon {n} (strong tendon in the calf of the leg)  :: [Bokmål] akillessene {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] akillessen {f}, akillessene {f}
Achinese {prop} (Acehnese) SEE: Acehnese  ::
achoo {interj} (the sound of a sneeze)  :: atsjo
achromaticity {n} (achromatism) SEE: achromatism  ::
acid {adj} (of or pertaining to an acid)  :: syre-
acid {adj} (sour, sharp, or biting to the taste)  :: sur
acid {adj} (sour-tempered)  :: sur
acid {n} (a sour substance)  :: [Bokmål] syre {m} {f}
acidic {adj} (of or relating to acid)  :: syrlig
acidness {n} (acidity) SEE: acidity  ::
acid rain {n} (unusually acidic rain)  :: sur nedbør
acinesic {adj} (akinesic) SEE: akinesic  ::
acne {n}  :: kvise
aconite {n} (herb wolfsbane)  :: hjelm; [Nynorsk] hjelm
acorn {n} (fruit of the oak tree)  :: kongle {m} {f}, åkorn {n}; [Bokmål] eikenøtt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] eikenøtt {f}
acoustic {adj} (pertaining to hearing or the science of sounds)  :: [Bokmål] akustisk; [Nynorsk] akustisk
acoustic {adj} (producing or produced without electrical amplification)  :: [Bokmål] akustisk; [Nynorsk] akustisk
acquaintance {n} (person)  :: forbindelse {m}
acrobat {n} (an athlete who performs acts requiring skill, agility and coordination)  :: [Bokmål] akrobat {m}; [Nynorsk] akrobat {m}
acrobatics {n} (art of performing acrobatic feats)  :: [Bokmål] akrobatikk {m}; [Nynorsk] akrobatikk {m}
acromegaly {n} (chronic disease marked by enlargement of the bones)  :: akromegali
acrophobia {n} (fear of heights)  :: akrofobi {m}
Acropolis {prop}  :: Akropolis
actinium {n} (chemical element)  :: actinium
activate {v}  :: aktiviser
active {adj} (having the quality or power of acting)  :: aktiv
activistic {adj} (activist) SEE: activist  ::
activity {n} (something done as an action or a movement)  :: [Bokmål] aktivitet {m}; [Nynorsk] aktivitet {m}
activity {n} (something done for pleasure or entertainment)  :: [Bokmål] aktivitet {m}; [Nynorsk] aktivitet {m}
activity {n} (The state or quality of being active; nimbleness; agility; vigorous action or operation; energy; active force)  :: [Bokmål] aktivitet {m}; [Nynorsk] aktivitet {m}
actor {n} (person who performs in a theatrical play or film)  :: [Bokmål] skuespiller {m}, skuespillerinne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] skodespelar {m}, skodespelarinne {f}
actor {n} (plaintiff) SEE: plaintiff  ::
actress {n} (female actor)  :: [Bokmål] skuespillerinne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] skodespelarinne {f}
Acts {prop} (Book of Acts) SEE: Acts of the Apostles  ::
Acts of the Apostles {prop} (fifth book of the New Testament)  :: Apostelgjerningane
actual {adj} (existing in act or reality, not just potentially)  :: faktisk, reell, virkelig
actually {adv} (really)  :: faktisk, for øyeblikket, i virkeligheten, reelt sett
acupuncturation {n} (acupuncture) SEE: acupuncture  ::
acupuncture {n} (insertion of needles for remedial purposes)  :: akupunktur {m}
acute {adj} (geometry: acute-angled) SEE: acute-angled  ::
acute {n} (acute accent) SEE: acute accent  ::
acute angle {n} (angle measuring less than ninety degrees)  :: [Bokmål] spiss vinkel {m}; [Nynorsk] spiss vinkel {m}
adage {n} (old saying)  :: visdomsord {n}
Adam {prop} (first man in Abrahamic religions)  :: Adam
Adam {prop} (male given name)  :: Adam
Adam and Eve {prop} (the first man and woman (according to Genesis))  :: [Bokmål] Adam og Eva; [Nynorsk] Adam og Eva
Adam's apple {n} (the lump in the throat)  :: [Bokmål] adamseple {n}; [Nynorsk] adamseple {n}
adapt {v}  :: tilpasse
adaptative {adj} (adaptive) SEE: adaptive  ::
addend {n}  :: [Bokmål] addend {m}; [Nynorsk] addend {m}
addendum {n} (Something to be added)  :: [Bokmål] tillegg {n}, tilføyelse {m}; [Nynorsk] tillegg {n}, tilføying {f}
add fuel to the fire {v} (worsen a conflict)  :: helle bensin på bålet, (to blow in the fire) puste til ilden
addicted {adj} (being dependent on something)  :: avhengig
addition {n} (act of adding)  :: [Bokmål] legge til, tilføye; [Nynorsk] leggje til, tilføye
addition {n} (arithmetic: process of adding)  :: addisjon {m}, pluss {n}
addition {n} (thing added)  :: tillegg {n}
additionally {adv} (by way of addition)  :: attpåtil
addon {n} (add-on) SEE: add-on  ::
address {n} (direction for letters)  :: adresse
addressee {n} (person or organization to which something is addressed or sent)  :: [Bokmål] adressat {m}; [Nynorsk] adressat {m}
addressing {n}  :: adressering
add up {v} (be reasonable or consistent) SEE: make sense  ::
Adele {prop} (female given name) SEE: Adela  ::
adept {n} (one fully skilled or well versed in anything)  :: adept {m}
adequate {adj} (equal to some requirement)  :: adekvat, tilstrekkelig
ad hoc {adj} (for this particular purpose)  :: ad hoc
ad hoc {adj} (impromptu) SEE: impromptu  ::
ad hoc {adj} (special) SEE: special  ::
adieu {n} (a farewell)  :: adjø {n}, farvel {n}
ad infinitum {adv} (endlessly)  :: i all uendelighet, uten slutt
adios {interj} (goodbye) SEE: goodbye  ::
adjacent {adj} (just before, after, or facing)  :: foregående, forutgående (both signifying previous), etterfølgende, følgende, påfølgende, neste (all signifying next), motsatt (facing)
adjacent {adj} (lying next to, close, or contiguous; neighboring)  :: nabo-, ved siden av
adjective {n} ((grammar) a word that modifies a noun or describes a noun’s referent)  :: [Bokmål] adjektiv; [Nynorsk] adjektiv
adjudicate {v} (to act as a judge)  :: dømme
adjudicate {v} (to settle a legal case or other dispute)  :: bedømme, dømme, pådømme
adjust {v} (to improve or rectify)  :: justere, korrigere
adjust {v} (to modify)  :: justere, stille
adjustable spanner {n} (adjustable hand tool)  :: [Bokmål] skiftenøkkel {m}
administration {n} (the act of administering)  :: administrasjon {m} {f}
administration {n} (the executive part of government)  :: administrasjon {m} {f}
administrator {n}  :: administrator {m}
admiration {n} (adoration; appreciation)  :: beundring
admit {v} (to allow to enter; to grant entrance)  :: slippe inn
admit {v} (to concede as true)  :: [Bokmål] innrømme, tilstå; [Nynorsk] tilstå
admonish {v} (warn against danger or an offense)  :: advare
admonish {v} (warn or notify of a fault; exhort)  :: irettesette
Adolf {prop} (male given name) SEE: Adolph  ::
Adolph {prop} (male given name)  :: Adolf
Adonis {prop} (the young man loved by Aphrodite)  :: Adonis {m}
adoration {n} (admiration or esteem)  :: [Bokmål] hyldning {m}
adore {v}  :: tilbe
adornment {n} (a decoration; that which adorns)  :: utsmykning
adornment {n} (the act of decorating)  :: utsmykning
adrenal {n} (noun sense) SEE: adrenal gland  ::
Adrian {prop} (male given name)  :: Adrian
Adriatic {prop} (Adriatic Sea) SEE: Adriatic Sea  ::
adulation {n} (Flattery; fulsome praise)  :: grov smiger, , smisking {c}
adult {adj} (pornographic) SEE: pornographic  ::
adult {n} (fully grown human)  :: voksen
adulter {v} (adulterate) SEE: adulterate  ::
adultery {n} (sexual intercourse by a married person with someone other than their spouse)  :: utroskap {n}, hor {n}
advancement {n} (payment in advance) SEE: advance payment  ::
advantage {n} (any condition, circumstance, opportunity, or means, particularly favorable to success)  :: [Bokmål] fordel {m}; [Nynorsk] fordel {m}
advantage {n} (superiority; mastery)  :: [Bokmål] fordel {m}; [Nynorsk] fordel {m}
advent {n} (Christianity) SEE: Advent  ::
Advent {prop} (season before Christmas)  :: [Bokmål] advent {m}; [Nynorsk] advent {f}
Advent calendar {n} (calendar used to count down the days of Advent)  :: [Bokmål] adventskalender {m}, julekalender {m}; [Nynorsk] adventskalender {m}, julekalender {m}
adventurous {adj} (full of hazard)  :: [Bokmål] eventyrlig; [Nynorsk] eventyrleg
adventurous {adj} (inclined to adventure)  :: eventyrlysten
adverb {n} (lexical category)  :: [Bokmål] adverb {n}; [Nynorsk] adverb {n}
adversary {n} (opponent)  :: motstander {m}, opponent {m}
adverse {adj} (opposite)  :: motstående
adverse {adj} (unfavourable)  :: ugunstig, uhensiktsmessig
adversity {n} (adverse event)  :: motgang {m}
adversity {n} (state of being adverse)  :: motgang {m}
advertisement {n} (commercial solicitation)  :: reklame annonse
advice {n} (opinion recommended or offered, as worthy to be followed; counsel)  :: råd {n}
advisatory {adj} (advisory) SEE: advisory  ::
advise {v} (to give advice to; to offer an opinion; to counsel; to warn)  :: råde
advisor {n} (one who offers advice)  :: rådgiver {m}, veileder {m}
advocacy {n} (the act of arguing in favour of, or supporting something)  :: [Bokmål] forsvar
advocate {n}  :: advokat
adware {n} (software application)  :: reklameprogram {n}
Adygei {prop} (Adygei) SEE: Adyghe  ::
Aegean {prop} (Aegean Sea) SEE: Aegean Sea  ::
Aegidius {prop} (male given name)  :: Aegidius
aerial {n} (device for receiving or transmitting)  :: [Bokmål] antenne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] antenne {f}
aerodynamics {n} (The science of the dynamics of bodies moving relative to gases)  :: [Bokmål] aerodynamikk {m}; [Nynorsk] aerodynamikk {m}
aeroembolism {n} (condition) SEE: air embolism  ::
aeroplane {n} (airplane) SEE: airplane  ::
aerothorax {n} (pneumothorax) SEE: pneumothorax  ::
aesir {n} (Æsir) SEE: Æsir  ::
Aesop {prop} (ancient Greek author)  :: Æsop {m}
aesthetic {n} (the study of art or beauty) SEE: aesthetics  ::
aesthetics {n} (study or philosophy of beauty)  :: [Bokmål] estetikk {m}; [Nynorsk] estetikk {m}
aetiology {n} (study of causes or origins)  :: etiologi
Afar {prop} (language)  :: afar, afarsk; [Nynorsk] afar
affable {adj} (friendly, courteous, sociable)  :: hyggelig, vennlig
affable {adj} (mild; benign)  :: velvillig, hyggelig
affect {n} (psychology: feeling in response to a stimulus)  :: affekt {m}
affect {v} (to infect or harm)  :: affektere
affect {v} (to influence or alter)  :: influere; [Bokmål] påvirke
affect {v} (to move to emotion)  :: affektere
affection {n}  :: affeksjon
affiliate {v} (to adopt) SEE: adopt  ::
affirmance {n} (affirmation) SEE: affirmation  ::
affirmative {n} (An answer that shows agreement or acceptance)  :: bekreftes, tiltredes (archaic)
affirmative action {n} (advantaging minority groups who have traditionally been discriminated) SEE: reverse discrimination  ::
affix {n} (linguistics: a bound morpheme added to a word’s stem)  :: affiks
affixoid {n} (regular word that also works as an affix)  :: affiksoid
affluent {n} (tributary) SEE: tributary  ::
afford {v} (to incur, stand, or bear)  :: tåle, ha råd til
afford {v} (to offer, provide, or supply)  :: skaffe
Afghan {adj} (pertaining to Afghanistan)  :: [Bokmål] afghansk; [Nynorsk] afghansk
Afghan {n} (Afghan hound)  :: [Bokmål] afghaner {m}; [Nynorsk] afghanar {m}
Afghan {n} (person from Afghanistan)  :: [Bokmål] afghaner {m}; [Nynorsk] afghanar {m}
Afghan {prop} (Pashto language)  :: [Bokmål] afghansk {m}; [Nynorsk] afghansk {m}
Afghan hound {n} (Afghan Hound) SEE: Afghan Hound  ::
Afghan Hound {n} (Afghan Hound)  :: [Bokmål] afghansk mynde {m}
Afghani {adj} (relating to Afghanistan) SEE: Afghan  ::
Afghani {n} (citizen or native of Afghanistan) SEE: Afghan  ::
Afghani {n} (money) SEE: afghani  ::
Afghanistan {prop} (country)  :: Afghanistan; [Nynorsk] Afghanistan
a-fib {n} (atrial fibrillation) SEE: afib  ::
afraid {adj} (colloquially, express sorrow)  :: redd
afraid {adj} (impressed with fear or apprehension; in fear; apprehensive)  :: redd, engstelig
Africa-Eurasia {prop} (Afro-Eurasia) SEE: Afro-Eurasia  ::
African {adj} (of, or pertaining to Africa)  :: afrikansk
African {n} (a native of Africa)  :: [Bokmål] afrikaner {m}; [Nynorsk] afrikanar {m}
African American {adj} (African-American) SEE: African-American  ::
African American {n} (African-American) SEE: African-American  ::
African elephant {n} (Loxodonta africana or Loxodonta cyclotis found in Africa)  :: afrikansk elefant {m}
Africanist {n} (a specialist in African studies)  :: afrikanist {m}
African wild dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
Afrikaans {prop} (language)  :: afrikaans; [Nynorsk] afrikaans
Afrikaner {n} (breed of cattle) SEE: Afrikander  ::
after {adv} (behind; later in time; following)  :: senere, etterpå, etter
after {conj} (Signifies that the action of its clause takes place before the action of the other clause)  :: etter
after {prep} (as a result of)  :: etter at
after {prep} (behind)  :: etter, bak
after {prep} (in allusion to, in imitation of; following or referencing)  :: etter
after {prep} (in pursuit of, seeking)  :: etter
after {prep} (in spite of)  :: etter
after {prep} (next in importance or rank)  :: etter
after {prep} (subsequently; following in time; later than)  :: etter
afterbirth {n} (material expelled after childbirth)  :: [Bokmål] etterbyrd {m}
after-effect {n} (after-effect) SEE: aftereffect  ::
aftereffect {n} (any delayed effect)  :: [Bokmål] ettervirkning {m} {f}
afterfeather {n} (downy lower barbs of a feather) SEE: hyporachis  ::
afterglow {n} (afterparty) SEE: afterparty  ::
aftergrowth {n} (second growth, figuratively)  :: ettervekst {m}
aftergrowth {n} (second growth, seen in plants)  :: ettervekst {m}
afternoon {n} (part of the day between noon and evening)  :: ettermiddag {m}
afterwards {adv} (at a later or succeeding time)  :: etter, etterpå, i etterkant, derpå, senere, deretter
afterword {n} (an epilogue)  :: etterord
again {adv} (another time)  :: igjen
against {prep}  :: imot, mot
against {prep} (in a contrary direction to)  :: mot
against {prep} (in opposition to)  :: mot, imot
against all odds {prep} (despite seemingly insurmountable opposition or probability)  :: mot alle odds
Agatha {prop} (female given name)  :: Ågot
age {n} (century) SEE: century  ::
age {v} (intransitive: become old)  :: [Bokmål] eldes; [Nynorsk] eldast
age {v} (transitive: cause to grow old)  :: [Bokmål] aldre
aged care {n} (eldercare) SEE: eldercare  ::
agency {n} (agent) SEE: agent  ::
agency {n} (place of business of an agent)  :: [Bokmål] byrå
agenda {n} (list of matters to be taken up)  :: agenda {m}
agenda {n} (temporally organized plan)  :: agenda {m}
agent {n} (one who acts in place of another)  :: agent {m}
age of consent {n} (an age at which one is legally mature enough to have sex)  :: seksuell lavalder {m}
Age of Enlightenment {prop} (period of history)  :: [Bokmål] opplysningstid {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] opplysingstid {f}
age of majority {n} (age at which the rights and privileges of an adult are legally granted)  :: [Bokmål] myndighetsalder {m}; [Nynorsk] myndig alder {m}, myndigalder {m}
age-reversal {n} (a therapy or process which reversees the physiological aging process)  :: aldersreversering {f}
aggravate {v} (To make worse, or more severe)  :: [Bokmål] forverre; [Nynorsk] forverre
aggression {n} (act of initiating hostilities or invasion)  :: [Bokmål] aggresjon
aggressive {adj} (tending or disposed to aggress)  :: aggressiv
agile {adj} (having the faculty of quick motion in the limbs)  :: behendig, ledig, smidig, sprek
agility {n} (quality of being agile)  :: smidighet {m}, spenst {m}
aglet {n} (catkin) SEE: catkin  ::
aglet {n} (cover of a shoelace) SEE: aiglet  ::
agnathic {adj} (agnathous) SEE: agnathous  ::
Agnes {prop} (female given name)  :: Agnes
ago {prep} (past; gone by; since)  :: siden
agoraphobia {n} (fear of open spaces)  :: agorafobi
agree {v}  :: overensstemme
agree {v} (to yield assent, to accede)  :: jatte
agreeable {adj} (pleasing)  :: behagelig {n}
agreement {n} (an understanding to follow a course of conduct)  :: avtale {m}, samtykke {n}; [Bokmål] overenskomst {m}
agreement {n} (grammatical agreement)  :: kongruens {m}
agreement {n} (legally binding contract enforceable in a court of law)  :: avtale {m}
agreement {n} (state whereby several parties share a view or opinion)  :: enighet {m}, overensstemmelse {m}
agriculture {n} (the art or science of cultivating the ground)  :: landbruk {n}, jordbruk {n}
ague {n} (malaria) SEE: malaria  ::
aha {interj} (exclamation of understanding, realization, invention, or recognition)  :: aha
Ahasuerus {prop} (biblical king of Persia)  :: Xerxes
ahead of one's time {prep} (in advance of commonly accepted ideas)  :: [Bokmål] forut for sin tid; [Nynorsk] forut for si tid
ahorse {adv} (on the back of a horse) SEE: horseback  ::
ahorseback {adv} (on the back of a horse) SEE: horseback  ::
aid {n} (aide-de-camp) SEE: aide-de-camp  ::
aid {n} (something which helps; a material source of help)  :: [Bokmål] hjelpemiddel {n}; [Nynorsk] hjelpemiddel {n}
aide {n} (assistant) SEE: assistant  ::
aide {n} (military: officer who acts as an assistant to a more senior one) SEE: aide-de-camp  ::
aide-de-camp {n} (military officer)  :: [Bokmål] adjutant {m}
AIDS {n} (acquired immune deficiency syndrome)  :: AIDS
aileron {n} (Hinged part on trailing edge of airplane wing)  :: balanseror {n}
Ainu {prop} (language)  :: ainu-språk
air {n} (mixture of gases making up the atmosphere of the Earth)  :: [Bokmål] luft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] luft {f}
air base {n} (airbase) SEE: airbase  ::
air bladder {n} (swim bladder) SEE: swim bladder  ::
air cargo {n} (Freight carried by air)  :: [Bokmål] flyfrakt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] flyfrakt {f}
air-conditioned {adj} (equipped with air-conditioning)  :: [Bokmål] klimatisert, luftkondisjonert; [Nynorsk] klimatisert, luftkondisjonert
aircraft {n} (machine capable of atmospheric flight)  :: [Bokmål] luftfartøy {n}; [Nynorsk] luftfartøy {n}
aircraft carrier {n} (warship for launching aircraft)  :: [Bokmål] hangarskip {n}; [Nynorsk] hangarskip {n}
airer {n} (clotheshorse) SEE: clotheshorse  ::
airfoil {n} (wing of an aircraft) SEE: wing  ::
air force {n} (branch of the military devoted to air warfare)  :: [Bokmål] flyvåpen {n}, luftforsvar {n}; [Nynorsk] flyvåpen {n}, luftforsvar {n}
air force {n}  :: flyvåpen
airfreight {v} (airfreight) SEE: air cargo  ::
airily {adv} (in an airy manner)  :: lettbent
airing {n} (exposure to warm or fresh air)  :: luftetur {m}
airline {n} (company that flies airplanes)  :: flyselskap
airplane {n} (powered aircraft)  :: [Bokmål] fly {n}; [Nynorsk] fly {n}
airport {n} (a place designated for airplanes)  :: flyplass {m}
air resistance {n} (Friction that slows things moving through air)  :: [Bokmål] luftmotstand {m}; [Nynorsk] luftmotstand {m}
airship {n} (self-propelled lighter-than-air aircraft that can be steered) SEE: dirigible  ::
airstrip {n} (an aircraft landing field)  :: [Bokmål] flystripe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] flystripe {f}
airtight {adj} (being impermeable to air or other gases)  :: [Bokmål] lufttett; [Nynorsk] lufttett
airwaves {n} (radio wave) SEE: radio wave  ::
airway {n} (trachea) SEE: trachea  ::
airway {n} (windpipe) SEE: windpipe  ::
airworthiness {n}  :: [Nynorsk] flygedyktigheit {f}, flygeførheit {f}
airworthiness {n} (the state of being airworthy)  :: [Bokmål] flydyktighet {c}, flygedyktighet {c}, flyvedyktighet {c}; [Nynorsk] flygedyktig {f}, flygefør
airworthy {adj} (being able to fly)  :: [Bokmål] flydyktig, flygedyktig, flyvedyktig; [Nynorsk] flygedyktig, flygefør
airworthy {adj} (meeting standards for safe flight)  :: [Bokmål] flydyktig, flygedyktig, flyvedyktig; [Nynorsk] flygedyktig
ajar {adj} (slightly turned or opened)  :: på gløtt
a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step {proverb} (a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step)  :: en vandring på tusen mil starter med ett enkelt skritt
Akan {prop} (language group spoken in Ghana)  :: akan
Akan {prop} (Niger-Congo language)  :: akan, akansk; [Nynorsk] akan, akansk
akinetic {adj} (akinesic) SEE: akinesic  ::
Akkadian {prop} (Semitic language)  :: akkadisk
al {n} (Indian mulberry) SEE: Indian mulberry  ::
alabaster {n} (variety of gypsum)  :: [Bokmål] alabast {m}; [Nynorsk] alabast {m}
Al-Andalus {prop} (Islamic Spain)  :: Al-Andalus
alas {interj} (exclamation of sorrow, etc.)  :: akk
Alaska {prop} (US state)  :: Alaska
alated {adj} (alate) SEE: alate  ::
Alban {prop} (male given name)  :: Alban
Albania {prop} (Caucasian Albania) SEE: Caucasian Albania  ::
Albania {prop} (country in south-eastern Europe)  :: Albania
Albanian {adj} (Of or pertaining to Albania)  :: [Bokmål] albansk; [Nynorsk] albansk
Albanian {n} (Person from Albania)  :: [Bokmål] albaner {m}; [Nynorsk] alban {m}, albanar {m}
Albanian {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] albansk {m}; [Nynorsk] albansk {m}
albatross {n} (seabird)  :: [Bokmål] albatross {m}; [Nynorsk] albatross {m}
albeit {conj} (despite its being; although)  :: selv om, om enn
Albert {prop} (male given name)  :: Albert
Alberta {prop} (province)  :: Alberta
Albin {prop} (male given name)  :: Albin
albinism {n} (lack of melanin pigmentation)  :: albinisme {m}
albino {adj} (congenitally lacking melanin)  :: [Bokmål] albino
albino {n} (one congenitally lacking melanin)  :: [Bokmål] albino
albinoism {n} (albinism) SEE: albinism  ::
albumen {n} (white part of an egg)  :: [Bokmål] eggehvite {m} {f}, eggekvite {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] eggekvite {f}
albumenoid {n} (albuminoid) SEE: albuminoid  ::
alburnum {n} (sapwood) SEE: sapwood  ::
alchemist {n} (one who practices alchemy)  :: alkymist {c}
alchemy {n} (ancient chemistry)  :: [Bokmål] alkymi {m}; [Nynorsk] alkymi {m}
alcohol {n} (intoxicating beverage)  :: [Bokmål] alkohol {m}; [Nynorsk] alkohol {m}
alcohol {n} (organic chemistry sense)  :: [Bokmål] alkohol {m}; [Nynorsk] alkohol {m}
alcohol abuse {n} (abuse caused by excessive drinking of alcohol)  :: [Bokmål] alkoholmisbruk {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] alkoholmisbruk {m} {n}
Alcoholics Anonymous {prop} (proper noun)  :: Anonyme Alkoholikere
aldehyde {n} (organic compound of the general formula R·CHO)  :: [Bokmål] aldehyd {n}; [Nynorsk] aldehyd {n}
alder {n} (any tree or shrub of the genus Alnus)  :: or {c}, older {m} {f}, older {m} {f}
aldose {n} (any of a class of monosaccharides)  :: aldose {m}
ale {n} (intoxicating liquor)  :: ale
Alejandro {prop} (cognates of Alejandro) SEE: Alexander  ::
alert {adj} (attentive)  :: oppmerksom, våken
alert {n} (an alarm)  :: alarm {m}
alert {n} (a notification)  :: advarsel {m}, varsel {n}
alert {v} (to give warning to)  :: varsle
Aletta {prop} (female given name)  :: Alette
Alex {prop} (male given name) SEE: Alexius  ::
Alexander {prop} (male given name)  :: Alexander, Aleksander
Alexandra {prop} (female given name)  :: Alexandra
Alexandroupoli {prop} (city)  :: [Nynorsk] Alexandroúpoli
Alfred {prop} (Male given name)  :: Alfred
alga {n} (any of many aquatic photosynthetic organisms)  :: [Bokmål] alge {m}; [Nynorsk] alge {m}
algae {n} (plural of alga)  :: [Bokmål] alger {p}; [Nynorsk] algar {p}
algebra {n} (system for computation)  :: algebra
algebra {n} (universal algebra) SEE: universal algebra  ::
Algeria {prop} (country)  :: Algerie
Algerian {adj} (of Algeria or its people)  :: [Bokmål] algerisk; [Nynorsk] algerisk
Algerian {n} (person from Algeria)  :: [Bokmål] algerier {m}; [Nynorsk] algeriar {m}
algorithm {n} (well-defined procedure)  :: algoritme {m}
alibi {n} (criminal legal defense)  :: alibi
Alice {prop} (female given name)  :: Alice
alien {adj} (Pertaining to an alien)  :: utenomjordisk {m}
alien {n} (life form of non-Earth origin)  :: romvesen
alienate {v} (To convey or transfer)  :: fremmedgjøre
alienate {v} (To estrange)  :: fremmedgjøre
alienist {n} (psychiatrist) SEE: psychiatrist  ::
alienist {n} (psychologist) SEE: psychologist  ::
alimentary canal {n} (digestive tract) SEE: digestive tract  ::
aline {v} (adhere oneself with a group or a way of thinking) SEE: align  ::
aline {v} (adjust or form to a line) SEE: align  ::
aline {v} (form in line, fall into line) SEE: align  ::
a little bird told me {phrase} (idiomatic)  :: en liten fugl hvisket meg i øret, en liten fugl sa det
Al Jazeera {prop} (Arabic satellite TV news channel)  :: Al-Jazeera
alkaline earth metal {n} (any element of group II of the periodic table)  :: [Bokmål] jordalkalimetall {n}; [Nynorsk] jordalkalimetall {n}
alkalinity {n} (state of being alkaline)  :: alkalitet, alkalinitet
alkane {n} (saturated hydrocarbon of formula CnH2n+2)  :: [Bokmål] alkan {n}; [Nynorsk] alkan {n}
alkene {n} (unsaturated aliphatic hydrocarbon with one or more carbon–carbon double bonds)  :: alken {n}
alkyne {n} (hydrocarbon containing at least one carbon-carbon triple bond)  :: alkyn
all {adv}  :: helt
all {determiner} (every individual of the given class)  :: alle
all {determiner} (everyone) SEE: everyone  ::
all {determiner} (everything) SEE: everything  ::
all {determiner} (throughout the whole of (a stated period of time))  :: hele
all {n} (everything possible)  :: alt
Allah {prop} (God, in Islam)  :: Allah {m}
all and sundry {pron}  :: [Bokmål] alle og enhver, Gud og hvermann
allative case {n} (case used to indicate movement onto, or to the adjacency of something)  :: allativ; [Nynorsk] allativ
all cats are gray at night {proverb} (all cats are grey in the dark) SEE: all cats are grey in the dark  ::
all cats are grey in the dark {proverb} (proverb)  :: i mørket er alle katter grå
all ears {adj} (awaiting explanation)  :: [Bokmål] lutter øre
all ears {adj} (listening intensely)  :: [Bokmål] lutter øre
allegedly {adv} (according to someone's allegation)  :: angivelig, visstnok
allegement {n} (allegation) SEE: allegation  ::
allegorically {adv} (in an allegorical manner)  :: allegorisk
allegory {n} (communication using such representation)  :: allegori {m}
allegory {n} (symbolic representation)  :: allegori {m}
allegory {n} (the representation of abstract principles)  :: allegori {m}
allegretto {adv} (musical direction)  :: allegretto
allelomorph {n} (allele) SEE: allele  ::
allergologist {n} (physician) SEE: allergist  ::
allergy {n} (disorder of the immune system)  :: [Bokmål] allergi {m}; [Nynorsk] allergi {m}
alley {n} (narrow street)  :: allé {m}, strede {n}
All Fools' Day {n} (April Fools' Day) SEE: April Fools' Day  ::
alliance {n} (state of being allied)  :: [Bokmål] forbund {n}; [Nynorsk] forbund {n}
alligator {n} (large amphibious reptile of genus Alligator)  :: [Bokmål] alligator {m}; [Nynorsk] alligator {m}
all in all {adv} (generally)  :: alt i alt
all of a sudden {adv} (colloquial: suddenly)  :: plutselig
all of the sudden {adv} (all of a sudden) SEE: all of a sudden  ::
allotypical {adj} (allotypic) SEE: allotypic  ::
allowance {n} (a child's allowance; pocket money) SEE: pocket money  ::
allowedly {adv} (admittedly) SEE: admittedly  ::
alloy {n} (metal combined of more elements)  :: [Bokmål] legering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] legering {f}
alloy wheel {n} (mag wheel) SEE: mag wheel  ::
all right {adj}  :: ålreit, ok
all right {adj} (good)  :: ålreit
all right {interj}  :: ålreit, ok
all rights reserved {phrase} (copyright notice formula)  :: alle rettigheter er forbeholdt
all roads lead to Rome {proverb} (different paths to the same goal)  :: alle veier fører til Rom
allspice {n} (spice)  :: [Bokmål] allehånde {m}; [Nynorsk] allehande {m}
all's well that ends well {proverb} (even though something may have problems, it is all right ...)  :: når enden er god er allting godt
all that glitters is not gold {proverb} (things that appear valuable or worthwhile might not actually be so)  :: det er ikke gull alt som glimrer
all the same {adv} (anyway; nevertheless; nonetheless)  :: likevel, tross alt
all things come to those who wait {proverb} (good things come to those who wait) SEE: good things come to those who wait  ::
all together {adv} (altogether) SEE: altogether  ::
allure {n} (The power to attract, entice; the quality causing attraction)  :: drag {n}
allusion {n} (indirect reference, hint)  :: allusjon {m}, hentydning {c}
Alma {prop} (female given name)  :: Alma
almighty {adj} (unlimited in might)  :: [Bokmål] allmektig; [Nynorsk] allmektig
Almiros {prop} (Almyros) SEE: Almyros  ::
almond {adj} (resembling the colour of an almond nut)  :: mandelfarget
almond {n} (colour)  :: mandelfarga, mandelfarva, mandelfarget, mandelfarvet
almond {n} (nut)  :: [Bokmål] mandel {m}; [Nynorsk] mandel {m}
almond {n} (tree)  :: mandeltre {n}
almost {adv} (very close to)  :: nesten
almost doesn't count {proverb} (near success (or correctness) is not deemed success (or correctness))  :: nesten holder ikke
alms {n} (something given to the poor as charity)  :: [Bokmål] almisse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] almisse {f}
aloha {interj} (goodbye) SEE: goodbye  ::
aloha {interj} (hello) SEE: hello  ::
alone {adv}  :: alene
alone {adv} (by oneself)  :: alene
alone {adv} (only)  :: bare, kun, alene
alone {adv} (without outside help)  :: alene
alopecia {n} (baldness) SEE: baldness  ::
a lot {adv} (often)  :: ofte
a lot {adv} (very much)  :: mange
alpaca {n} (camelid animal of the Andes)  :: [Bokmål] alpakka {m}; [Nynorsk] alpakka {m}
alpenglow {n} (a reddish glow seen near sunset or sunrise on the summits of mountains)  :: [Bokmål] alpeglød {m}; [Nynorsk] alpeglød {m}
alpha {n} (name of the letter Ɑ, ɑ) SEE: Latin alpha  ::
alphabet {n} (an ordered set of letters used in a language)  :: [Bokmål] alfabet {n}; [Nynorsk] alfabet {n}
alphabetical {adj} (in the sequence of the letters of the alphabet)  :: [Bokmål] alfabetisk; [Nynorsk] alfabetisk
alphabetically {adv} (arranged in the sequence of the alphabet)  :: [Bokmål] alfabetisk; [Nynorsk] alfabetisk
alphabetisation {n} (act of arranging in alphabetical order)  :: alfabetisering
alphanumeric {adj} (consisting of letters and numbers)  :: [Bokmål] alfanumerisk; [Nynorsk] alfanumerisk
alphanumerical {adj} (alphanumeric) SEE: alphanumeric  ::
alpine {adj} (of or relating to slalom or downhill skiing)  :: alpint {m}
alpine chough {n} (alpine chough)  :: alpekaie
alpinist {n} (mountain climber) SEE: mountaineer  ::
Alps {prop} (a mountain range in Western Europe)  :: [Bokmål] Alpene; [Nynorsk] Alpane
al-Qaeda {prop} (The global network of militant Islamic extremists.)  :: al-Qaida
al-Quds {prop} (Jerusalem) SEE: Jerusalem  ::
already {adv} (prior to some time)  :: allerede
alsatian {n} (dog) SEE: German shepherd  ::
Alsatian {n} (dog) SEE: German shepherd  ::
also {adv} (in addition; besides; as well; further; too)  :: [Bokmål] også, òg, dessuten; [Nynorsk] òg, dessutan, også
also known as {adv} (used to introduce an alternative name) SEE: AKA  ::
Altai {prop} (Altay) SEE: Altay  ::
altar {n} (flat-topped structure used for religious rites)  :: [Bokmål] alter {n}; [Nynorsk] altar {n}, alter {n}
alteration {n} (the act of altering or making different)  :: [Bokmål] endring {m} {f}, forandring {m} {f}
alteration {n} (the state of being altered)  :: [Bokmål] forandring {m} {f}, omslag {n}
alter ego {n} (alternate personality or persona)  :: alter ego {n}
alternate {adj} (other; alternative)  :: [Bokmål] alternativ
alternating current {n} (electric current)  :: [Bokmål] vekselstrøm {m}; [Nynorsk] vekselstraum {m}
alternation {n} (ablaut) SEE: ablaut  ::
alternation {n} (inclusive or) SEE: inclusive or  ::
alternative {adj} (other)  :: alternativ
alternative {adj} (Relating to a choice)  :: alternativ
alternative {n} (a situation which allows a choice between two or more possibilities)  :: alternativ {n}, alternativ {n-p}
alternative {n} (one of several things which can be chosen)  :: alternativ {n}, alternativ {n-p}
although {conj} (in spite of the fact that)  :: [Bokmål] selv om
altogether {adv} (on the whole; everything considered)  :: [Bokmål] alt i alt, i det store og det hele; [Nynorsk] alt i alt, i det store og det heile
altogether {adv} (without exception; wholly; completely)  :: [Bokmål] uten unntak; [Nynorsk] utan unntak
altophobia {n} (acrophobia) SEE: acrophobia  ::
altruism {n} (policy that benefits others' interests)  :: altruisme {m}
altruist {n} (person imbued with altruism)  :: altruist {m}
altruistic {adj} (regardful of others; beneficent; unselfish)  :: altruistisk
alula {n} (bastard wing) SEE: bastard wing  ::
aluminium {n} (silvery metal)  :: aluminium; [Nynorsk] aluminium
aluminium foil {n} (thin sheets of aluminium)  :: aluminiumsfolie {m}, sølvpapir {n}
aluminum {n} (aluminium) SEE: aluminium  ::
always {adv} (at all times)  :: alltid, bestandig
always {adv} (constantly during a certain period, or regularly at stated intervals)  :: hele tiden, konstant, alltid
ama {n} (amah) SEE: amah  ::
Amanda {prop} (female given name)  :: Amanda
amanita {n} (mushroom of the genus Amanita)  :: fluesopp {c}
amanuensis {n}  :: amanuensis
amateur {n} (person attached to a pursuit without pursuing it professionally)  :: [Bokmål] amatør {m}; [Nynorsk] amatør {m}
amateur radio {n} (hobby)  :: [Bokmål] amatørradio {m}; [Nynorsk] amatørradio {m}
amazing {adj} (causing wonder and amazement)  :: forbløffende
amœba {n} (amoeba) SEE: amoeba  ::
ambages {n} (indirect or roundabout ways of talking) SEE: circumlocution  ::
ambassador {n} (minister)  :: [Bokmål] ambassadør {m}; [Nynorsk] ambassadør {m}
ambassador {n} (representative)  :: [Bokmål] ambassadør {m}
amber {adj} (of a brownish yellow colour)  :: ravgul
amber {n} (ambergris) SEE: ambergris  ::
amber {n} (colour)  :: ravgult {n}
amber {n} (fossil resin)  :: rav {n}
amber {n} (traffic light colour)  :: gult {n}
ambergris {n} (waxy substance produced by sperm whales)  :: ambra
ambiance {n} (particular mood or atmosphere of an environment)  :: stemning {c}
ambigram {n} (design that may be read in two different ways)  :: ambigram
ambiguous {adj} (open to multiple interpretations)  :: flertydig, tvetydig
ambiguous {adj} (vague and unclear)  :: vag, uklar
ambrosia {n} (food of gods or delicious foods)  :: ambrosia
ambulance {n} (emergency vehicle)  :: [Bokmål] ambulanse {m}, sykebil {m}, sjukebil {m}; [Nynorsk] ambulanse {m}, sjukebil {m}
Amelia {prop} (female given name)  :: Amalie
amen {adv} (so be it)  :: amen
amenity {n} (convenience) SEE: convenience  ::
amerce {v} (to impose a fine on) SEE: fine  ::
amerce {v} (to make an exaction) SEE: punish  ::
America {prop} (United States of America) SEE: United States of America  ::
American {adj} (of or pertaining to the Americas)  :: [Bokmål] amerikansk; [Nynorsk] amerikansk
American {adj} (of or pertaining to the U.S. or its culture)  :: [Bokmål] amerikansk; [Nynorsk] amerikansk
American {n} (inhabitant of the Americas)  :: [Bokmål] amerikaner {m}; [Nynorsk] amerikanar {m}
American {n} (person born in or citizen of the USA)  :: amerikaner {m}, amerikanere {m-p}; [Bokmål] amerikaner {m}, USA-amerikaner {m}; [Nynorsk] amerikanar {m}
American {prop} (American English)  :: [Bokmål] amerikansk engelsk {m}; [Nynorsk] amerikansk engelsk {m}
American bison {n} (mammal)  :: amerikansk bison
American black vulture {n} (black vulture) SEE: black vulture  ::
American brook char {n} (Salvelinus fontinalis) SEE: brook trout  ::
American eagle {n} (bald eagle) SEE: bald eagle  ::
American English {prop} (English of the United States)  :: amerikansk-engelsk
American football {prop} (American football)  :: amerikansk fotball
Americanization {n} (Americanisation) SEE: Americanisation  ::
American pokeweed {n} (pokeweed) SEE: pokeweed  ::
American Samoa {prop} (US overseas territory in Oceania)  :: Amerikansk Samoa
American white birch {n} (Betula papyrifera) SEE: paper birch  ::
americium {n} (chemical element with atomic number 95)  :: americium
Amharic {prop} (language)  :: amharisk
amigo {n} (friend) SEE: friend  ::
amino acid {n} (any of the twenty α-amino acids)  :: [Bokmål] aminosyre {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] aminosyre {f}
amino acid {n} (any organic compound containing amino and carboxylic acid)  :: [Bokmål] aminosyre {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] aminosyre {f}
aminomycin {n} (perimycin) SEE: perimycin  ::
A-minor {n} (minor key with A as its tonic)  :: A-moll
amiss {adj} (wrong) SEE: wrong  ::
ammunition {n} (articles used in charging firearms)  :: ammunisjon {m}
amnesia {n} (loss of memory)  :: hukommelsestap {n}
amoeba {n} (a genus of unicellular protozoa)  :: amøbe
among {prep} (mingling or intermixing)  :: blant, mellom
amortize {v} (decrease (debt) in installments)  :: amortisere
Amos {prop} (book of the Old Testament)  :: Amos
amount {n} (number of elements in a set) SEE: number  ::
ampersand {n} (the symbol &)  :: ampersand; kringle
ampersat {n} (at sign) SEE: at sign  ::
amphibian {n} (vertebrate)  :: [Bokmål] amfibium {n}; [Nynorsk] amfibium {n}
amphitheater {n} (classic amphitheatre)  :: [Bokmål] amfiteater {n}; [Nynorsk] amfiteater {n}
amphitheatre {n} (an open, outdoor theatre)  :: [Bokmål] amfiteater {n}; [Nynorsk] amfiteater {n}
ample {adj} (fully sufficient; abundant)  :: rikelig
ample {adj} (not contracted or brief; not concise)  :: fyldig
amplitude {n} (magnitude)  :: amplitude {m}
amplitude {n} (math: maximum absolute value)  :: amplitude {m}
amplitude {n} (physics: maximum absolute value)  :: amplitude {m}
Amsterdam {prop} (capital of the Netherlands)  :: Amsterdam
Amur {prop} (Heilongjiang) SEE: Heilongjiang  ::
Amur {prop} (the river between the Far East Russia and China)  :: Amur
amusia {n} (the inability to comprehend or respond to music)  :: [Bokmål] amusi {m}; [Nynorsk] amusi
amylase {n} (enzyme, present in saliva, that breaks down carbohydrates such as starch)  :: amylase
an {article} (indefinite article)  :: [Bokmål] en {m}, ei {f}, et {n}; [Nynorsk] ein {m}, ei {f}, eit {n}
anabolism {n} (the constructive metabolism of the body)  :: anabolisme
anachronism {n} (person or thing which seems to belong to a different time)  :: [Bokmål] anakronisme {m}; [Nynorsk] anakronisme {m}
anaesthetist {n} (anesthesiologist) SEE: anesthesiologist  ::
anagram {n} (word or phrase created by rearranging letters from another word or phrase)  :: anagram
analog {adj} (represented by a continuously variable physical quantity)  :: analog
analogue {n} (analog) SEE: analog  ::
analysis {n} (chemistry: process of breaking down a substance or the result of this process)  :: analyse
analysis {n} (in mathematics)  :: analyse
analysis {n} (process of dismantling or separating into constituents in order to study)  :: analyse
analytical {adj} (analytic) SEE: analytic  ::
anamnesis {n} (recollection)  :: anamnese
ananas {n} (pineapple) SEE: pineapple  ::
anapest {n} (metrical foot)  :: [Bokmål] anapest {m}; [Nynorsk] anapest {m}
anaphrodisiac {adj} (antaphrodisiac) SEE: antaphrodisiac  ::
anaphrodisiac {n} (antaphrodisiac) SEE: antaphrodisiac  ::
anarchical {adj} (anarchic) SEE: anarchic  ::
anarchism {n} (belief that proposes the absence and abolition of government in all forms)  :: anarkisme
anarchist {n} (believer in anarchism)  :: anarkist {m}
anarchy {n} (absence of any form of political authority or government)  :: anarki {n}
anarchy {n} (political disorder and confusion)  :: anarki {n}, vanstyre {n}
anatomic {adj} (anatomical) SEE: anatomical  ::
anchor {n} (tool to moor a vessel into sea bottom)  :: anker {n}
anchovy {n} (small saltwater fish)  :: ansjos {m}
Ancient Greece {prop} (The ancient civilization of the Mediterranean)  :: [Bokmål] Antikkens Hellas
Ancient Greek {prop} (all the Greek languages spoken between the Dorian invasion and the fall of the Roman Empire)  :: [Bokmål] gammelgresk {m}
and {conj} (used at the end of a list to indicate the last item)  :: [Bokmål] og; [Nynorsk] og
and {conj} (used to connect two similar words, phrases, et cetera)  :: [Bokmål] og; [Nynorsk] og
and {conj} (used to show causation)  :: [Bokmål] og, ; [Nynorsk] og,
and {conj} (used to string together sentences or sentence fragments in chronological order)  :: [Bokmål] og; [Nynorsk] og
Andalusi Arabic {prop} (Andalusian Arabic) SEE: Andalusian Arabic  ::
Anderson {prop} (surname meaning "son of Andrew")  :: Andersen
Andes {prop} (mountain range in South America)  :: [Bokmål] Andes, Andesfjellene {n-p}; [Nynorsk] Andes, Andesfjella {n-p}
and/or {conj} (inclusive "or")  :: [Bokmål] og/eller; [Nynorsk] og/eller
Andorra {prop} (country)  :: Andorra
Andorran {adj} (pertaining to Andorra)  :: [Bokmål] andorransk; [Nynorsk] andorransk
Andorran {n} (person from Andorra)  :: [Bokmål] andorraner {m}; [Nynorsk] andorranar {m}
Andrew {prop} (male given name)  :: Andreas, Anders
Andrew {prop} (the Apostle)  :: Andreas
androgenic hair {n} (body hair) SEE: body hair  ::
androgynous {adj} (having sex organs of both genders) SEE: hermaphroditic  ::
Andromeda {prop} (constellation)  :: Andromeda
Andromeda {prop} (mythical daughter of Cepheus)  :: Andromeda
Andromeda {prop} (spiral galaxy)  :: Andromeda
and so on {phrase} (indicates that a list continues)  :: og så videre
-ane {suffix} (alkanes)  :: -an
anecdote {n} (short account of an incident)  :: [Bokmål] anekdote {m}; [Nynorsk] anekdote {m}
anecdotic {adj} (anecdotal) SEE: anecdotal  ::
anecdotive {adj} (anecdotal) SEE: anecdotal  ::
anemometer {n} (an instrument for measuring and recording the speed of the wind)  :: anemometer {n}, skålanemometer {n}
anemone {n} (sea anemone) SEE: sea anemone  ::
angel {n} (in Christian angelology, the lowest order of angels)  :: [Bokmål] engel {m}; [Nynorsk] engel {m}
angel {n} (messenger from a deity)  :: [Bokmål] engel {m}; [Nynorsk] engel {m}
angel {n} (selfless person)  :: [Bokmål] engel {m}; [Nynorsk] engel {m}
Angel {prop} (female given name) SEE: Angela  ::
Angel {prop} (male given name) SEE: Angelo  ::
angel dust {n} (clenbuterol) SEE: clenbuterol  ::
angelica {n} (plants of genus Angelica)  :: kvann {f}
angelical {adj} (resembling, characteristic of, an angel) SEE: angelic  ::
anger {n} (A strong feeling of displeasure, hostility or antagonism towards someone or something)  :: sinne {n}
angina {n} (angina pectoris) SEE: angina pectoris  ::
angiograph {n} (angiograph) SEE: angiogram  ::
angiosperm {n} (member of plant group)  :: [Bokmål] blomsterplante {m} {f}, angiosperm {m}
angiospermous {adj} (having seeds enclosed in pericarp) SEE: angiosperm  ::
Angkor Wat {prop} (Cambodian temple complex)  :: Angkor Vat
angle {n} (geometrical figure)  :: [Bokmål] vinkel
angler {n} (angler fish)  :: breiflabb {m}
Anglican Communion {prop} (a worldwide network of churches that are in communion with the Church of England)  :: [Nynorsk] anglikanske kommunionen
anglicism {n} (Briticism) SEE: Briticism  ::
anglicism {n} (word or other feature borrowed from English to another language)  :: [Bokmål] anglisisme {m}; [Nynorsk] anglisisme {m}
Anglo-Saxon {adj} (related to the Anglo-Saxon peoples or language)  :: [Bokmål] angelsaksisk; [Nynorsk] angelsaksisk
Anglo-Saxon {prop} (Old English)  :: gammelengelsk
Angola {prop} (country in Southern Africa)  :: Angola
Angolan {adj} (of, from or pertaining to Angola or its people)  :: [Bokmål] angolansk; [Nynorsk] angolansk
Angolan {n} (person from Angola or of Angolan descent)  :: [Bokmål] angolaner {m}; [Nynorsk] angolan {m}, angolanar {m}
Angra Mainyu {prop} (Ahriman) SEE: Ahriman  ::
angst {n} (feeling of acute anxiety or apprehension)  :: [Bokmål] angst {m}; [Nynorsk] angst {m}, angest {m}
angular {adj} (ungraceful) SEE: ungraceful  ::
animal {adj} (of animals)  :: animalisk, dyrisk
animal {n} (organism)  :: dyr
animal {n} (person who behaves wildly)  :: dyr {n}
animalcule {n} (protozoan) SEE: protozoan  ::
animalize {v} (brutalize) SEE: brutalize  ::
animal magnetism {n} (magnetic fluid or ethereal medium said to reside in the bodies of animate beings)  :: mesmerisme
animate {adj} (that which lives)  :: [Bokmål] levende; [Nynorsk] levande
anime {n} (an animated work originated in Japan)  :: anime
anise {n} (fennel) SEE: fennel  ::
anise {n} (plant and spice)  :: anis
anisomorphism {n} (differences between two languages)  :: anisomorfisme
Ankara {prop} (capital of Turkey)  :: Ankara
ankle {n} (joint between foot and leg)  :: [Bokmål] ankel {m}; [Nynorsk] ankel {m}, okle {f} {n}
ankle bracelet {n} (ankle monitor) SEE: ankle monitor  ::
Ann {prop} (female given name)  :: Anna
Anna {prop} (biblical prophetess)  :: Anna
Anna {prop} (given name) SEE: Ann  ::
Anne {prop} (given name) SEE: Ann  ::
annex {n} (addition, an extension)  :: anneks
annex {n} (addition of territory) SEE: annexation  ::
annex {v} (to add something to another, to incorporate into)  :: annektere
annexation {n} (addition or incorporation of something)  :: [Bokmål] anneksjon {m}
annihilate {v} (to reduce to nothing, to destroy, to eradicate)  :: tilintetgjøre
anniversary {n} (day an exact number of years since an event)  :: årsdag {m}, jubileum {n}
anniversary {n} (wedding anniversary)  :: bryllupsdag {m}
announcement {n} (announcement)  :: [Bokmål] kunngjøring {m} {f}, kunngjørelse {m}; [Nynorsk] kunngjering {f}
annoyed {adj} (troubled, irritated by something unwanted or unliked; vexed)  :: irritert, forarget, forbannet, ergerlig
annoying {v} (causing irritation or annoyance; troublesome; vexatious)  :: irriterende, plagsom, brysom, enerverende
annual {adj} (happening once a year)  :: [Bokmål] årlig
annually {adv} (once every year)  :: [Bokmål] årlig
annul {v} (formally revoke the validity of)  :: annullere, oppheve, tilbakekalle
anoda {determiner} (another) SEE: another  ::
anonymity {n} (the quality or state of being anonymous)  :: [Bokmål] anonymitet {m}; [Nynorsk] anonymitet {m}
anorak {n} (heavy weatherproof jacket)  :: [Bokmål] anorakk {m}; [Nynorsk] anorakk {m}
anorexia {n} (anorexia nervosa) SEE: anorexia nervosa  ::
Anschluss {n} (the annexation of Austria into Germany in 1938 or an analogy)  :: [Bokmål] anschluss
answer {n} (reply to e-mail)  :: svar {n}
answer {n} (response)  :: svar {n}
answer {n} (solution)  :: svar {n}, løsning {m}
answer {v} (to make a reply or response to)  :: svare
answer {v} (to suit a need or purpose satisfactorily)  :: oppfylle, tilfredsstille
answer for {v} (to be held responsible for)  :: [Bokmål] svare for
ant {n} (insect)  :: maur
antagonist {n} (chemical)  :: Kjemisk
Antarctica {prop} (southernmost continent)  :: Antarktis
Antarctic Ocean {prop} (Southern Ocean) SEE: Southern Ocean  ::
anteater {n} (mammal)  :: maursluker
antebrachium {n} (forearm) SEE: forearm  ::
antelope {n} (mammal of the family Bovidae)  :: antilope
antelope {n} (pronghorn) SEE: pronghorn  ::
antenna {n} (device to receive or transmit radio signals) SEE: aerial  ::
anteroom {n} (antechamber) SEE: antechamber  ::
anthem {n} (hymn of praise or loyalty)  :: hymne {m}
anthem {n} (national anthem)  :: nasjonalsang {m}
ant-hill {n} (anthill) SEE: anthill  ::
Anthony {prop} (given name)  :: Anton
anthracite {n} (type of coal)  :: [Bokmål] antrasitt {m}; [Nynorsk] antrasitt {m}
anthrax {n} (disease)  :: miltbrann
anthropologic {adj} (anthropological) SEE: anthropological  ::
anthropological {adj} (relating to anthropology)  :: [Bokmål] antropologisk; [Nynorsk] antropologisk
anthropology {n} (the study of humanity)  :: antropologi
anthropomorphism {n} (the attribution or ascription of human characteristics to inanimate objects, animals, forces of nature, etc)  :: antropomorfisme
anthroposophy {n} (a spiritual philosophy)  :: antroposofi {m}
anti- {prefix}  :: anti-
antiacid {n} (antacid) SEE: antacid  ::
antiaging {adj} (related to the lessening or halting of the aging process)  :: anti-aldring
anti-beauty quark {n} (anti-bottom quark) SEE: anti-bottom quark  ::
antibiotic {adj} (of or relating to antibiotics)  :: antibiotisk
antibiotic {n} (substance that destroys or inhibits bacteria)  :: antibiotikum {n}
antibody {n} (protein that binds to a specific antigen)  :: antistoff
antibrachium {n} (antibrachium) SEE: forearm  ::
antichrist {n} (Someone that works against the teachings of Christ)  :: antikrist {m}
Antichrist {prop} (one under the direct control of the Devil)  :: Antikrist {m}
anticline {n} (anticlinal fold)  :: antiklinal; [Nynorsk] antiklinal
anticlockwise {adv}  :: mot klokka
anticlockwisely {adv} (anticlockwise) SEE: anticlockwise#Adverb  ::
antiderivative {n} (an indefinite integral)  :: antiderivert {m}
antifreeze {n} (a substance used to lower the freezing point of water)  :: [Bokmål] frostvæske {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] frostvæske {f}
Antigua and Barbuda {prop} (Country)  :: Antigua og Barbuda
Antiguan {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Antigua, or the Antiguan people)  :: [Bokmål] antiguansk; [Nynorsk] antiguansk
Antiguan {n} (person)  :: [Bokmål] antiguaner {m}; [Nynorsk] antiguan {m}, antiguanar {m}
antihero {n} (protagonist who proceeds in an unheroic manner)  :: antihelt {m}
antimony {n} (chemical element)  :: antimon
antimony {n} (stibnite) SEE: stibnite  ::
antiparticle {n} (a subatomic particle)  :: [Bokmål] antipartikkel {m}; [Nynorsk] antipartikkel {m}
antipode {n} (something directly opposite)  :: diametral motsats {c}, diametral motsetning {c}, rak motsats {c}, rak motsetning {c}
antipole {n} (opposite pole)  :: [Bokmål] motpol {m}; [Nynorsk] motpol {m}
antipole {n} (position directly opposite)  :: [Bokmål] motpol {m}; [Nynorsk] motpol {m}, motpol {m}
antique {adj} (old; out of date)  :: antikvarisk
antique {n} (old piece)  :: antikvitet {m}
antisocial {adj} (unwilling or unable to associate normally with other people)  :: asosial
antisurveillance {n} (countersurveillance) SEE: countersurveillance  ::
antitau {n} (antitauon) SEE: antitauon  ::
antiziganism {n} (antigypsyism) SEE: antigypsyism  ::
antler {n} (bony structure on the head of deer, moose and elk)  :: horn {n}; [Bokmål] gevir {n} (pair of antlers); [Nynorsk] gevir {n} (pair)
Antonia {prop} (female given name)  :: Antonie
Antony {prop} (male given name) SEE: Anthony  ::
antonym {n} (word which has the opposite meaning)  :: antonym
antonymy {n} (semantic relation between antonyms)  :: antonymi
Antwerp {prop} (city)  :: Antwerpen
Antwerp {prop} (province)  :: Antwerpen
anus {n} (lower opening of the digestive tract)  :: anus, endetarmsåpning
anvil {n} (block used in blacksmithing)  :: ambolt {m}, ste {n}
anvil {n} (bone in inner ear)  :: ambolt {m}
anxiety {n} (pathological condition)  :: angst
anyhow {adv} (in any case) SEE: in any case  ::
anyone {pron} (anybody)  :: noen, enhver, hvem som helst
anyplace {adv} (anywhere) SEE: anywhere  ::
anyroad {adv} (anyway) SEE: anyway  ::
anytime {adv} (at any time)  :: når som helst
anyway {adv} (used to indicate that a statement explains or supports a previous statement)  :: uansett
anywhither {adv} (to anywhere) SEE: whithersoever  ::
Aomen {prop} (Macau) SEE: Macau  ::
apanage {n} (Grant as a birthright)  :: appanasje
apart {prep} (apart from) SEE: apart from  ::
apartment {n} (domicile occupying part of a building)  :: [Bokmål] leilighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] husvære {n}, leilegheit {f}
apatite {n} (type of mineral)  :: apatitt
ape {n} (animal)  :: ape {c}
aper {n} (someone who apes something) SEE: imitator  ::
apex {n} (highest point)  :: topp
aphasia {n} (pathological speech disorder)  :: afasi {m}
aphid {n} (insect)  :: [Bokmål] bladlus {m} {f}
aphonia {n} (aphonia)  :: [Bokmål] afoni {m}; [Nynorsk] afoni {m}
aphorism {n} (short phrase conveying some principle or concept of thought)  :: aforisme {m}
aphtha {n} (foot-and-mouth disease) SEE: foot-and-mouth disease  ::
apiarist {n} (beekeeper) SEE: beekeeper  ::
a picture is worth a thousand words {proverb} (visualisation is better than verbal description)  :: et bilde sier mer enn tusen ord
a picture paints a thousand words {proverb} (a picture is worth a thousand words) SEE: a picture is worth a thousand words  ::
apiculture {n} (beekeeping) SEE: beekeeping  ::
apoastron {n} (apastron) SEE: apastron  ::
apocalypse {n} (cataclysmic event)  :: [Bokmål] apokalypse, dommedag {m}; [Nynorsk] apokalypse {m}, dommedag {m}, domedag {m}
apocalypse {n} (end of the world)  :: [Bokmål] apokalypse {m}, dommedag {m}; [Nynorsk] apokalypse {m}, dommedag {m}, domedag {m}
apocalypse {n} (revealing or revelation)  :: [Bokmål] apokalypse {m}; [Nynorsk] apokalypse {m}
apocalyptic {adj} (of or relating to an apocalypse)  :: [Bokmål] apokalyptisk; [Nynorsk] apokalyptisk
apocalyptic {adj} (relating to a disaster)  :: [Bokmål] apokalyptisk; [Nynorsk] apokalyptisk
apocalyptic {adj} (relating to a revelation, revelatory, prophetic)  :: [Bokmål] apokalyptisk; [Nynorsk] apokalyptisk
apocalypticist {n} (apocalyptic) SEE: apocalyptic  ::
apologise {v} (apologize) SEE: apologize  ::
apology {n}  :: unnskyldning
apostle {n} (pioneer) SEE: pioneer  ::
apostrophe {n} (the character ’)  :: [Bokmål] apostrof {m}; [Nynorsk] apostrof {m}
apothecary {n} (pharmacist) SEE: pharmacist  ::
apothecary {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy  ::
apoxia {n} (altitude sickness) SEE: altitude sickness  ::
appanage {n} (Grant as a birthright)  :: appanasje
apparatchik {n} (member of a Communist apparat)  :: apparatsjik {m}
apparel {n} (clothing)  :: antrekk, påkledning
apparel {v}  :: kle på, antrekke
apparently {adv} (seemingly)  :: tilsynelatende
appeal {v} (to accuse) SEE: accuse  ::
appeal {v} (to invoke) SEE: invoke  ::
appease {v} (To make quiet; to calm; to reduce to a state of peace; to still; to pacify)  :: stille, roe
appendage {n} (an external body part that projects from the body)  :: lem {n}
appendicitis {n} (inflamation of the vermiform appendix)  :: [Bokmål] appendisitt {m}, blindtarmsbetennelse {m}; [Nynorsk] appendisitt {m}, blindtarmsbetennelse {m}, blindtarmbetennelse {m}
appendix {n} (text added to the end of a book or an article)  :: vedlegg {n}, appendiks, supplement
appendix {n} (vermiform appendix)  :: blindtarm {m}
appetite {n} (desire of or relish for food)  :: matlyst {m}
apple {n} (apples and pears (Cockney rhyming slang)) SEE: apples and pears  ::
apple {n} (fruit)  :: eple {n}
apple {n} (tree) SEE: apple tree  ::
apple {n} (wood)  :: epletre {n}
apple does not fall far from the tree {proverb} (a child is similar to its parents)  :: [Bokmål] eplet faller ikke langt fra stammen, være sin far/mor opp av dage
apple-green {adj} (apple-green)  :: eplegrønn
apple pie {n} (pie with apple filling)  :: [Bokmål] eplepai {m}; [Nynorsk] eplepai {m}
apple sauce {n} (a food)  :: [Bokmål] eplemos {m}; [Nynorsk] eplemos {m}
apple sauce {n} (nonsense) SEE: apple sauce  ::
applesauce {n} (apple sauce) SEE: apple sauce  ::
apple tree {n} (tree that bears apples)  :: epletre
applicant {n} (one who applies)  :: søker
application {n} (a computer program)  :: program {n}, applikasjon {m}
application {n} (a verbal or written request)  :: søknad
application programming interface {n}  :: Application Programming Interface {n}
applied mathematics {n} (area of mathematics)  :: anvendt matematikk {m}
appoint {v} (To assign, designate, or set apart by authority)  :: oppnevne
apposition {n} (rhetoric: appositio) SEE: appositio  ::
appraise {v} (to set a value; to estimate the worth of)  :: taksere, vurdere
appreciate {v} (to be aware of)  :: forstå
appreciate {v} (to be grateful for something)  :: sette pris på
appreciate {v} (to increase in value)  :: stige i verdi
appreciate {v} (to value highly)  :: verdsette
apprentice {n} (trainee, especially in a skilled trade)  :: [Bokmål] lærling {m}; [Nynorsk] lærling {m}
approach {n} (a manner in which a problem is solved or policy is made)  :: tilnærmelsesmåte {m}
approach {n} (a way, passage, or avenue by which a place or buildings can be approached; an access)  :: innkjøring {c}
approach {n} (the act of drawing near)  :: tilnærmelse {m} (space or figuratively), tilstundelse {m} (time, archaic)
approach {n} (the way a plane lands at an airport)  :: innflyging {c}
approach {v} (To come near to in place, time, or character)  :: nærme seg
approach {v} (To draw near, in a figurative sense)  :: tilnærme seg
appropriate {adj} (peculiar, suitable, fit, proper)  :: egnet, formålstjenlig, passende, hensiktsmessig
appropriate {adj} (suitable to social situation)  :: velegnet
appropriate {v} (Law: To annex)  :: annektere
approximant {n} (mathematics: approximation) SEE: approximation  ::
approximately {adv} (imprecise but close to in quantity or amount)  :: [Bokmål] omtrent
apricot {n} (fruit)  :: aprikos {m}
apricot {n} (tree)  :: aprikostre {n}
April {prop} (fourth month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: april
April fool {n} (person subjected to a practical joke April Fools' Day)  :: aprilsnarr; [Nynorsk] aprilnarr
April fool {n} (practical joke played on April Fools' Day)  :: [Bokmål] aprilsnarr, aprilspøk; [Nynorsk] aprilnarr, aprilspøk
apriori {adv} (a priori) SEE: a priori  ::
apron {n} (clothing)  :: [Bokmål] forkle {n}; [Nynorsk] forkle {n}, forklede {n}
apron {n} (the paved area of an airport)  :: [Bokmål] oppstillingsplass {m}
apse {n} (astronomy: apsis) SEE: apsis  ::
apse {n} (case in which the relics were kept) SEE: reliquary  ::
apse {n} (obsolete or dialectal: aspen tree) SEE: aspen  ::
apse {n} (semicircular projection from a building)  :: apsis {m}, korrunding {m}
apside {n} (apsis) SEE: apsis  ::
apt {adj} (fit or fitted; suited; suitable; appropriate)  :: [Bokmål] egnet, egna; [Nynorsk] egna
aptitude {n} (natural ability to acquire knowledge or skill)  :: begavelse {m}
aptitude {n} (the condition of being suitable)  :: egnethet {m}
Aquarius {n} (Someone with a Aquarius star sign)  :: vannmann {m}
Aquarius {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Vannmannen {m}
Aquarius {prop} (constellation)  :: Vannmannen {m}
aquavit {n} (Scandinavian liquor)  :: akevitt {m}
Ara {prop} (constellation)  :: Alteret, [Nynorsk] Altaret
Arab {adj} (of or pertaining to Arabs and their nations)  :: arabisk
Arab {n} (Semitic person)  :: [Bokmål] araber {m}; [Nynorsk] arabar {m}
Arabian Peninsula {prop} (peninsula in the Middle East)  :: [Bokmål] Den arabiske halvøy {m} {f}
Arabic {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Arab countries or cultural behaviour)  :: [Bokmål] arabisk; [Nynorsk] arabisk
Arabic {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] arabisk {m}; [Nynorsk] arabisk {m}
Arabization {n} (Arabisation) SEE: Arabisation  ::
arachnid {n} (eight-legged creature)  :: edderkoppdyr
arachnoid {n} (the arachnoid mater) SEE: arachnoid mater  ::
Aramaean {prop} (Aramaic) SEE: Aramaic  ::
arbitrary {adj} (based on individual discretion or judgment)  :: [Bokmål] vilkårlig; [Nynorsk] vilkårleg
arbitrary {adj} (chosen at random)  :: tilfeldig
arbitrary {adj} (determined by impulse)  :: vilkårlig
arbitrary {adj} ((mathematics))  :: vilkårlig, tilfeldig
arbitrary {adj} (unrestrained by law; tyrannical)  :: vilkårlig
arbor {n} (axis or shaft on a lathe)  :: [Bokmål] spindel {m}
arbutus {n} (strawberry tree) SEE: strawberry tree  ::
arc {n} (curve)  :: bue {m}
arc {n} (directed edge) SEE: directed edge  ::
arc {n} (geometry: part of a curve)  :: [Bokmål] bue {m}
arch {n} (architectural element)  :: [Bokmål] bue {m}
arch- {prefix} (chief, highest, most extreme)  :: erke-
archaeastronomy {n} (The archeological study of astronomy)  :: arkeoastronomi {m}
archaeological {adj} (relating to the science or research of archaeology)  :: [Bokmål] arkeologisk; [Nynorsk] arkeologisk
archaeologist {n} (someone who is skilled, professes or practices archaeology)  :: [Bokmål] arkeolog {m}; [Nynorsk] arkeolog {m}
archaeology {n} (scientific study of past remains)  :: arkeologi
archaic {adj} (old-fashioned or antiquated)  :: arkaisk, gammeldags, foreldet
archaism {n} (archaic word, language)  :: arkaisme
archaize {v} (To give an archaic quality or character to)  :: arkaisere
Archangel {prop} (Arkhangelsk) SEE: Arkhangelsk  ::
archbishop {n} (senior bishop)  :: [Bokmål] erkebiskop {m}, erkebisp {m}; [Nynorsk] erkebiskop {m}, erkebisp {m}
archenemy {n} (a principal enemy)  :: erkefiende {m}
archeological {adj} (archaeological) SEE: archaeological  ::
archeopteryx {n} (ancient bird)  :: [Bokmål] urfugl {m}, archaeopteryx; [Nynorsk] urfugl {m}, archaeopteryx
archer {n} (one who shoots an arrow from a bow or a bolt from a crossbow)  :: [Bokmål] bueskytter {m}
archfiend {n} (Satan) SEE: Satan  ::
Archimedes' screw {n} (A screwlike device that raises water)  :: Archimedes' skrue
archipelago {n} (group of islands)  :: [Nynorsk] øygard {m}, arkipel {n}
architect {n} (designer of buildings)  :: [Bokmål] arkitekt {m}; [Nynorsk] arkitekt {m}
architect {n} (planner)  :: [Bokmål] arkitekt {m}; [Nynorsk] arkitekt {m}
architectural {adj} (pertaining to architecture)  :: [Bokmål] arkitektonisk; [Nynorsk] arkitektonisk
architecture {n} (art and science of designing buildings and other structures)  :: arkitektur {m}
archon {n} (chief magistrate)  :: arkont {m}
archosaurian {n} (archosaur) SEE: archosaur  ::
arcminute {n} (minute of angle) SEE: minute of angle  ::
Arctic {adj} (Pertaining to the northern polar region of the planet)  :: [Bokmål] arktisk; [Nynorsk] arktisk
Arctic {prop} (A region of the Earth)  :: [Bokmål] Arktis; [Nynorsk] Arktis
Arctic cod {n} (Arctogadus glacialis)  :: istorsk {m}
Arctic Ocean {prop} (the smallest of the five oceans of the Earth, on and around the North Pole)  :: Nordishavet
arctic raspberry {n} (Rubus arcticus)  :: åkerbær
Arctic skua {n} (arctic skua)  :: tyvjo {c}
ardour {n} (ardor) SEE: ardor  ::
arduous {adj} (hard to climb)  :: vanskelig
arduous {adj} (needing or using up much energy)  :: slitsom, vanskelig
are {n} (unit of area)  :: ar
are {v} (be) SEE: be  ::
area {n} (math: measure of extent of a surface)  :: areal; [Nynorsk] flatevidd
area {n} (particular geographic region)  :: område {n}
area {n} (soccer: penalty area) SEE: penalty area  ::
Ares {prop} (the god of war, son of Zeus and Hera)  :: Ares
argent {n} (silver or metal tincture)  :: sølv
Argentina {prop} (Argentine Republic)  :: Argentina; [Nynorsk] Argentina
Argentine {adj} (Argentinian) SEE: Argentinian  ::
Argentine {n} (Argentinian) SEE: Argentinian  ::
Argentine {prop} (Argentina) SEE: Argentina  ::
Argentinean {adj} (Argentinian) SEE: Argentinian  ::
Argentinean {n} (Argentinian) SEE: Argentinian  ::
Argentinian {adj} (pertaining to an Argentinian, Argentinians)  :: [Bokmål] argentinsk; [Nynorsk] argentinsk
Argentinian {adj} (pertaining to Argentina)  :: [Bokmål] argentinsk; [Nynorsk] argentinsk
Argentinian {n} (person from Argentina)  :: [Bokmål] argentiner {m}; [Nynorsk] argentinar {m}
argentophilic {adj} (argentophilic) SEE: argyrophilic  ::
argon {n} (a chemical element)  :: argon {n}
Argonaut {prop} (A member of the Argo who searched for the Golden Fleece)  :: Argonaut
argue {v} (intransitive: to debate, disagree, or discuss opposing or differing viewpoints)  :: [Bokmål] argumentere
arhythmic {adj} (arrhythmic) SEE: arrhythmic  ::
Ariadne {prop} (daughter of King Minos)  :: Ariadne
Arian {n} (a kind of Christian who holds Arian ideas)  :: arianer
Arian {n} (someone whose star sign is in Aries) SEE: Aries  ::
Aries {n} (Someone with an Aries star sign)  :: vær {m}
Aries {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Væren {m}
Aries {prop} (constellation)  :: Væren {m}
arise {v} (get up, stand up)  :: [Bokmål] stå opp; [Nynorsk] stå opp
arise {v} (start to exist, originate)  :: [Bokmål] oppstå; [Nynorsk] oppstå
arisen {v} (started to exist)  :: oppstått
aristocrat {n} (one of the aristocracy)  :: [Bokmål] aristokrat {m}; [Nynorsk] aristokrat {m}
Aristotelian {adj} (of or pertaining to the philosophy taught by Aristotle)  :: aristotelisk
Aristotle {prop} (ancient Greek philosopher)  :: Aristoteles
arithmetic {adj} (arithmetical)  :: aritmetisk
arithmetic {n} (mathematics of numbers, etc.)  :: aritmetikk {m}
ark {n} (consecrated container)  :: ark {m}
ark {n} (large box)  :: ark {m}
ark {n} (Noah's ship)  :: ark {m}
Arkhangelsk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Arkhangelsk
arm {n} (part of object)  :: arm
arm {n} (portion of the upper appendage from shoulder to wrist)  :: arm
arm {v} (to supply with weapons)  :: [Bokmål] væpne; [Nynorsk] væpna, væpne
Armageddon {prop} (The place where the final battle will be fought between the forces of good and evil)  :: Harmageddon
arm and a leg {n} (an exorbitant amount)  :: [Bokmål] det hvite ut av øynene [ usually used after the verb koste (cost)]
armchair {n} (a chair with supports for the arms or elbows)  :: [Bokmål] lenestol {m}, armstol {m}; [Nynorsk] lenestol {m}, armstol {m}
Armenia {prop} (ancient kingdom and country in West Asia)  :: Armenia
Armenian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Armenia, Armenians, the language or alphabet)  :: [Bokmål] armensk; [Nynorsk] armensk
Armenian {n} (person)  :: [Bokmål] armener {m}, armenier {m}; [Nynorsk] armenar {m}, armeniar {m}
Armenian {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] armensk {m}; [Nynorsk] armensk {m}
armistice {n} (formal agreement to end fighting)  :: våpenhvile {m}
armor {n} (tank) SEE: tank  ::
armorbearer {n} (armourbearer) SEE: armourbearer  ::
armored personnel carrier {n} (armored vehicle for carrying infantry soldiers in combat)  :: [Bokmål] pansret personellkjøretøy {n}
armory {n} (armoury) SEE: armoury  ::
armoured car {n} (armoured truck) SEE: armoured truck  ::
armoured truck {n} (armoured car) SEE: armoured car  ::
armoury {n} (place where arms are kept, an arsenal)  :: arsenal {m}
arm to the teeth {v} (to equip with weapons)  :: [Bokmål] væpnet til tennene
army {n} (military force concerned mainly with ground operations)  :: [Bokmål] hær {m}, armé {m}; [Nynorsk] hær {m}, armé {m}
Arne {prop} (male given name)  :: Arne
Arnold {prop} (male given name)  :: Arnold
arquebus {n} (firearm) SEE: harquebus  ::
arraignment {n} (charging of a defendant)  :: tiltale {m}
arrange {v} (to put in order)  :: [Bokmål] arrangere
arrant {adj} (errant) SEE: errant  ::
arrival {n} (act of arriving or something that has arrived)  :: ankomst {m}
arrogance {n} (act or habit of arrogating, or making undue claims in an overbearing manner)  :: [Bokmål] arroganse {m}; [Nynorsk] arroganse {m}
arrogant {adj} (having excessive pride)  :: arrogant
arrogate {v} (to appropriate or lay claim to something without right)  :: tilta seg, rive til seg, rane til seg, tilrane seg, tilrive seg, tiltvinge seg
arrow {n} (in graph theory) SEE: directed edge  ::
arrow {n} (projectile)  :: pil
arse {n} (ass) SEE: ass  ::
arsenic {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] arsen {n}; [Nynorsk] arsen {n}
arsewipe {n} (toilet paper) SEE: asswipe  ::
arsewipe {n} (useless or annoying person) SEE: asswipe  ::
arsonry {n} (arson) SEE: arson  ::
art {n} (conscious production or arrangement)  :: kunst
art {n} (human effort)  :: [Bokmål] kunst
art {n}  :: kunst {m}
artefact {n} (artifact) SEE: artifact  ::
arteriography {n} (radiography of an artery) SEE: angiography  ::
art gallery {n} (space where works of art are placed on display)  :: [Bokmål] kunstgalleri {n}; [Nynorsk] kunstgalleri {n}
arthritis {n} (inflammation of a joint)  :: artritt {m}, leddgikt {c}
arthropod {n} (animal of Arthropoda)  :: leddyr; [Bokmål] leddyr; [Nynorsk] leddyr
arthrosis {n} (articulation or joint between bones)  :: artrose {m}, slitasjegikt {c}
Arthur {prop} (male given name)  :: Arthur
artichoke {n} (Vegetable)  :: [Bokmål] artisjokk {m}, artiskokk {m}; [Nynorsk] artisjokk {m}, artiskokk {m}
article {n} (object) SEE: object  ::
articulated bus {n} (articulated bus)  :: leddbuss {m}
articulation {n} (clarity of speech)  :: artikulasjon {m}
artifact {n} (archaeological object)  :: kulturgjenstand
artificer {n} (artisan) SEE: artisan  ::
artificer {n} (inventor) SEE: inventor  ::
artificer {n} (savant) SEE: savant  ::
artificer {n} (trickster) SEE: trickster  ::
artificial person {n} (legal person) SEE: legal person  ::
artificial sweetener {n} (sugar substitute) SEE: sugar substitute  ::
artificial turf {n} (artificial grass surface)  :: [Bokmål] kunstgress {n}; [Nynorsk] kunstgras {n}
artist {n} (person who creates art)  :: [Bokmål] artist {m}, kunstner {m}; [Nynorsk] artist {m}, kunstnar {m}
artistic licence {n} (any departure from fact or convention by an artist)  :: [Bokmål] kunstnerisk frihet {m}
Aruba {prop} (autonomous territory of the Netherlands in the Caribbean)  :: Aruba
Aruküla {prop} (small borough in Estonia)  :: Aruküla
as {adv} (to such an extent or degree)  :: like
as {conj} (at the same instant that)  :: når, da, idet
as {conj} (because)  :: siden
as {conj} (in the manner of)  :: som
as {conj} (in the same way that)  :: som
as {conj} (that) SEE: that  ::
as {conj} (while)  :: mens
asbestos {n} (any of several fibrous mineral forms of magnesium silicate)  :: [Bokmål] asbest {m}; [Nynorsk] asbest {m}
ascertain {v} (find out; discover or establish)  :: fastslå
Asclepius {prop} (Greek god of medicine and healing)  :: Asklepios
ascribe {v} (attribute a cause or characteristic)  :: tilskrive, tilskrive
ASEAN {prop} (Association of Southeast Asian Nations)  :: [Nynorsk] ASEAN, Samansluttinga av søraustasiatiske statar
ash {n} (solid remains of a fire)  :: [Bokmål] aske {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] oske {f}
ash {n} (tree) SEE: ash tree  ::
ash {n} (wood)  :: ask {m}
Asher {prop} (eighth son of Jacob)  :: Asjer
ash gourd {n} (fuzzy melon fruit) SEE: winter melon  ::
ash gourd {n} (vine) SEE: winter melon  ::
ashtray {n} (receptacle for ashes)  :: askebeger
ash tree {n} (Fraxinus tree)  :: ask {m}
Asia {prop} (the continent of Asia)  :: Asia
Asia Minor {prop} (peninsula between the Mediterranean Sea, the Aegean Sea and the Black Sea;)  :: Lilleasia
Asian {adj} (of, relating to or from Asia)  :: [Bokmål] asiatisk; [Nynorsk] asiatisk
as if {conj} (as though)  :: som om, som
as if {conj} (in mimicry of)  :: som om, som
as in {adv} (in the sense of)  :: som i
as it were {adv} (to indicate a word or statement is not exact)  :: mer eller mindre
ask {v} (make a request)  :: be om
ask {v} (request an answer)  :: [Bokmål] spørre; [Nynorsk] spørje
aslant {adj} (slanting) SEE: slanted  ::
as long as {conj} (while)  :: medan [Nynorsk], mens [Bokmål]
asocial {adj} (antisocial) SEE: antisocial  ::
asp {n} (Egyptian cobra) SEE: Egyptian cobra  ::
asparagus {n} (asparagus plant)  :: asparges
asparagus {n} (asparagus shoots (food))  :: asparges
aspect {n} (quality of a verb)  :: [Bokmål] aspekt {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] aspekt {m} {n}
aspect {n} (the way something appears)  :: [Bokmål] aspekt {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] aspekt {m} {n}
asperse {v} (scatter) SEE: scatter  ::
asperse {v} (sprinkle) SEE: sprinkle  ::
aspersion {n} (an attack on somebody's reputation or good name)  :: [Bokmål] baktalelse {m}, bakvaskelse {m}
aspersion {n} (a sprinkling of holy water)  :: [Bokmål] bestenkning {c} (med vievann)
as per usual {adv} (as usual) SEE: as usual  ::
asphyxiation {n} (An acute lack of oxygen)  :: oksygenmangel {m}
aspirate {adj} (aspirated) SEE: aspirated  ::
aspirate {v} (linguistics: to produce an audible puff of breath)  :: aspirere
ass {n} (animal)  :: esel {n}, asen {n}
ass {n} (buttocks)  :: ræv {f}, rumpe {m}
ass {n} (stupid person)  :: idiot {m}, tulling {m}, dumskalle {m}, tosk {m}
assailant {n} (an attacker; someone who attacks another violently, or criminally)  :: overfallsmann {m}; [Bokmål] angriper {m}
assassin {n} (one who, motivated by political reasons, intentionally kills a particular person)  :: [Bokmål] snikmorder {m}; [Nynorsk] snikmordar {m}
assassin {v} (assassinate) SEE: assassinate  ::
assassinate {n} (assassination) SEE: assassination  ::
assassinate {n} (assassin) SEE: assassin  ::
assault {n} (a violent onset or attack)  :: voldta
assault rifle {n} (a rifle)  :: automatgevær
ass crack {n} (groove between buttocks) SEE: anal cleft  ::
assembler {n} (assembly language) SEE: assembly language  ::
assembly {n} (congregation of people)  :: forsamling {m}
assembly {n} (legislative body)  :: forsamling {m}
assent {n} (agreement, act of agreeing)  :: [Bokmål] samtykke {n}; [Nynorsk] samtykkje {n}
assent {v} (to agree to, give approval to)  :: [Bokmål] samtykke; [Nynorsk] samtykkje
assertive {adj} (boldly self-assured)  :: [Bokmål] fremoverlent
assertoric {adj} (stating that which is actual)  :: assertorisk
asseverate {v} (declare earnestly)  :: [Bokmål] bedyre, (høytidelig) forsikre; [Nynorsk] (høgtidleg) forsikre
assfucker {n} (buttfucker) SEE: buttfucker  ::
assfucker {n} (jerk) SEE: jerk  ::
asshole {n} (anus)  :: rasshøl
asshole {n} (mean or rude person)  :: rasshøl
assign {v} (to allot or give something as a task)  :: [Bokmål] tildele
assistance {n} (aid; help; the act or result of assisting)  :: [Bokmål] hjelp {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hjelp {f}
assistant {adj} (having a subordinate or auxiliary position)  :: [Bokmål] assisterende
assistant {n} (person who assists)  :: [Bokmål] assistent {m}, medhjelper {m}; [Nynorsk] assistent {m}, medhjelpar {m}
asskisser {n} (someone who kisses ass) SEE: asslicker  ::
association {n} (group of persons associated for a common purpose)  :: [Bokmål] forening {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] foreining {f}
as soon as {conj} (immediately after)  :: straks
as soon as possible {adv} (as soon as is possible)  :: så snart som mulig
assure {v} (to give someone confidence in the trustworthiness of something)  :: [Bokmål] forsikre; [Nynorsk] forsikre
assure {v} (to make sure and secure)  :: [Bokmål] sikre; [Nynorsk] sikre
assured {adj} (confident) SEE: confident  ::
assured {adj} (guaranteed) SEE: guaranteed  ::
Astana {prop} (Akmola) SEE: Akmola  ::
Astana {prop} (Akmolinsk) SEE: Akmolinsk  ::
astatine {n} (the chemical element)  :: astat
asterisk {n} (symbol used to highlight words or sentences)  :: asterisk
asteroid {n} (astronomy)  :: asteroide
asthma {n} (chronic respiratory disease)  :: [Bokmål] astma {m}; [Nynorsk] astma {m}
a stitch in time saves nine {proverb} (a timely effort can prevent larger problems)  :: [Bokmål] utsett ikke til i morgen, det du kan gjøre i dag
astragalus {n} (talus) SEE: talus  ::
astrology {n} (star divination)  :: [Bokmål] astrologi {m}; [Nynorsk] astrologi {m}
astronavigation {n} (navigation by using the positions of the stars) SEE: celestial navigation  ::
astronomer {n} (one who studies astronomy)  :: [Bokmål] astronom {m}; [Nynorsk] astronom {m}
astronomic {adj} (incredibly large) SEE: astronomical  ::
astronomic {adj} (pertaining to astronomy) SEE: astronomical  ::
astronomical unit {n} (measure of distance)  :: [Bokmål] astronomisk enhet; [Nynorsk] astronomisk eining
astronomy {n} (study of the physical universe beyond the Earth's atmosphere)  :: astronomi {m}
astrophysics {n} (interdisciplinary branch of astronomy and physics)  :: astrofysikk {m}, astrofysikk
Asturian {adj} (of or pertaining to Asturias in Spain)  :: [Bokmål] asturianer {m}
as well {adv} (in addition, also)  :: også
as well as {conj} (and in addition)  :: [Bokmål] samt; [Nynorsk] og dessutan
asylum {n} (place of safety)  :: asyl {c}
asymmetric {adj} (asymmetrical) SEE: asymmetrical  ::
asymmetrical {adj} (not symmetrical)  :: asymmetrisk
asynchronism {n} (asynchrony) SEE: asynchrony  ::
at {prep} (in or very near a particular place)  ::
at {prep} (in the direction of)  ::
at all {prep} (at all)  :: [Bokmål] overhodet
at a loss {prep} (not sure; uncertain; lacking further ideas, direction, or ability)  :: rådvill, på bærtur [to be in the woods]; [Bokmål] rådløs; [Nynorsk] rådlaus
atavism {n} (reappearance of an ancestral characteristic)  :: atavisme {m}
atavistic {adj} (biology: of the recurrence of a trait after an absence of generations)  :: atavistisk
at first sight {prep} (at first glance) SEE: at first glance  ::
atheist {adj} (relating to atheists) SEE: atheistic  ::
atheist {n} (a person who rejects belief that any deities exist, whether or not that person believes that deities do not exist)  :: ateist {m}
atheistic {adj} (relating to atheists)  :: ateistisk
Athena {prop} (Greek goddess)  :: Athene {f}
Athenian {n} (an inhabitant, resident, or citizen of Athens, Greece)  :: [Nynorsk] atenar {m}
Athens {prop} (capital city of Greece)  :: Aten, Athen
athlete {n} (an exceptionally physically fit person)  :: spreking {m}, atlet {m}
athlete {n} (A participant in a group of sporting activities which includes track and field, road running, cross country running and racewalking)  :: idrettsmann {m}
athlete {n} (A person who actively participates in physical sports, possibly highly skilled in sports)  :: atlet {m}
at home {prep} (In one's place of residence)  :: hjemme
at large {prep} (on the loose)  :: på frifot
atlas {n} (bound collection of maps)  :: [Bokmål] atlas; [Nynorsk] atlas
at least {prep} (at a lower limit)  :: [Bokmål] på minst, minst
atmosphere {n} (a unit of measurement for pressure)  :: [Bokmål] atmosfære {m}; [Nynorsk] atmosfære {m}
atmosphere {n} (gases surrounding the Earth)  :: [Bokmål] atmosfære {m}; [Nynorsk] atmosfære {m}
atmosphere {n} (mood or feeling)  :: [Bokmål] atmosfære {m}; [Nynorsk] atmosfære {m}
at no time {prep} (never) SEE: never  ::
atoll {n} (island)  :: atoll {m}
atomic clock {n} (radio clock) SEE: radio clock  ::
atomic nucleus {n} (nucleus of an atom)  :: atomkjerne
at once {adv} (at the same time)  :: på en gang, samtidig
at once {adv} (immediately)  :: straks, med én gang
atrial fibrillation {n} (Cardiac arrhythmia)  :: atrieflimmer {n}, harehjerte {n}
atrocity {n} (extremely cruel act)  :: grusomhet {c}
atrophy {n} (reduced functionality)  :: [Bokmål] atrofi {m}; [Nynorsk] atrofi {m}
at sign {n} (name of the symbol @)  :: krøllalfa, alfakrøll
at-sign {n} (at sign) SEE: at sign  ::
at symbol {n} (at sign) SEE: at sign  ::
attachment {n} (file sent along with an email)  :: [Bokmål] vedlegg {n}; [Nynorsk] vedlegg {n}
attachment {n} (legal: taking a person's property to satisfy a debt)  :: utlegg {n}, ta utlegg i
attacker {n} ((soccer))  :: angriper {m}, spiss {m}
attacker {n} (someone who attacks)  :: angriper {m}
attain {v} (to accomplish; to achieve)  :: oppnå
attempt {n} (attack)  :: angrep {n}
attempt {n} (the action of trying at something)  :: forsøk {n}
attempt {v} (to try)  :: forsøke, prøve
attention {n} (mental focus)  :: [Bokmål] oppmerksomhet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] merksemd {f}
attentive {adj} (paying attention)  :: [Bokmål] oppmerksom; [Nynorsk] oppmerksam
attenuate {v} (To weaken)  :: svekke
attestation {n} (linguistics: appearance in records)  :: belegg {n}
at that {prep} (in addition)  :: også
at the end of one's rope {prep} (at the end of one's tether) SEE: at the end of one's tether  ::
at the moment {prep} (right now)  :: i øyeblikket, akkurat nå
attic {n} (space, often unfinished and with sloped walls, directly below the roof)  :: loft
attometer {n} (attometre) SEE: attometre  ::
attractive {adj} (having the power of charming)  :: attraktiv, tiltrekkende
attractive {adj} (having the quality of attracting by inherent force)  :: attraktiv, tiltrekkende
attractive {adj} (pleasing or appealing to the senses)  :: tiltalende
attribute {n} (characteristic or quality)  :: attributt {m}, egenskap {m}
attribution {n} (acknowledgment of ownership or authorship)  :: [Bokmål] heder {m}
ATV {initialism} (Automated Transfer Vehicle)  :: ATV
at work {prep} (in the process of doing work)  :: [Bokmål] i arbeid
aubergine {n} (eggplant) SEE: eggplant  ::
auction {n} (public sales event)  :: [Bokmål] auksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] auksjon {m}
audience {n} (group of people seeing a performance)  :: publikum {n}
audience {n} (readership of a written publication)  :: lesere {p}
audiobook {n} (audiobook)  :: lydbok; [Nynorsk] lydbok
audiology {n} (study of hearing and hearing defects)  :: audiologi
audit {n} (independent review)  :: revisjon {m}, regnskapskontroll {m}, bokettersyn {n}
auditor {n} (one who audits bookkeeping accounts)  :: revisor {m}
auger {n} (plumber's snake) SEE: plumber's snake  ::
augment {v} (to increase, make larger or supplement)  :: øke
August {prop} (eighth month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: august
August {prop} (female given name) SEE: Augusta  ::
August {prop} (male given name) SEE: Augustus  ::
Augustus {prop} (male given name)  :: August
aulete {n} (flautist) SEE: flautist  ::
aunt {n} (affectionate term for an older woman, by means of fictive kin)  :: tante {m} {f}
aunt {n} (a parent’s sister or sister-in-law)  :: tante {m} {f}, faster {m} {f} (paternal), moster {m} {f} (maternal)
aunt {n} (grandmother) SEE: auntie or grandmother  ::
aunt {n} (great-aunt or grandaunt) SEE: great-aunt or grandaunt  ::
au pair {n} (a single girl or boy staying as a guest with a host family)  :: au pair
aureola {n} (luminous cloud)  :: [Bokmål] glorie {m}; [Nynorsk] glorie {m} {f}
auricle {n} (outer ear) SEE: pinna  ::
auricle {n} (smaller of the two types of heart chamber) SEE: atrium  ::
aurochs {n} (European bison) SEE: European bison  ::
aurora {n} (an atmospheric phenomenon)  :: polarlys {n}
Aurora {prop} (female given name)  :: Aurora
Aurora {prop} (Roman goddess of dawn)  :: Aurora
aurora australis {n} (southern lights) SEE: southern lights  ::
aurora borealis {n} (aurora of the northern hemisphere) SEE: northern lights  ::
auspicious {adj} (indicating future success)  :: [Bokmål] gunstig; [Nynorsk] gunstig
auster {n} (auster(wind)) SEE: ostro  ::
austerity {n} (severity of manners or life)  :: [Bokmål] strenghet {m}
austerity {n} (sourness and harshness to the taste)  :: [Bokmål] stramhet {m}
Australia {prop} (Commonwealth of Australia)  :: Australia
Australia {prop} (continent of Australia)  :: Australia
Australian {adj} (of or pertaining to Australia, the Australian people or languages)  :: australsk
Australian {n} (a person from the country of Australia or of Australian descent)  :: [Bokmål] australier {m}; [Nynorsk] australiar {m}
Australian Sign Language {prop} (Auslan) SEE: Auslan  ::
Austria {prop} (country in Central Europe)  :: [Bokmål] , Østerrike; [Nynorsk] Austerrike
Austrian {adj} (related to Austria)  :: [Bokmål] østerriksk; [Nynorsk] austerriksk
Austrian {n} (Austrian person)  :: [Bokmål] østerriker {m}; [Nynorsk] austerrikar {m}
autarchy {n} (autocratic government) SEE: autocracy  ::
authentic {adj} (of undisputed origin)  :: autentisk
author {n} (originator or creator of a work)  :: [Bokmål] forfatter {m}; [Nynorsk] forfattar {m}
author {n} (writer) SEE: writer  ::
authoress {n} (a female author)  :: [Bokmål] forfatterinne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] forfattarinne {f}
authoritarian {adj} (characterised by a tyrannical obedience to an authority; dictatorial)  :: [Bokmål] autoritær; [Nynorsk] autoritær
authoritarian {adj} (of, or relating to, absolute obedience to an authority)  :: [Bokmål] autoritær; [Nynorsk] autoritær
authoritarian {adj} (tending to impose one's demands upon others as if one was an authority)  :: [Bokmål] autoritær; [Nynorsk] autoritær
authoritative {adj} (having a commanding style)  :: myndig
authoritative {adj} (originating from a figure of authority)  :: myndig
autism {n} (neurological disorder)  :: [Bokmål] autisme {m}; [Nynorsk] autisme {m}
autistic {adj} (pertaining to, or having autism)  :: [Bokmål] autistisk; [Nynorsk] autistisk
auto- {prefix} (automatic)  :: auto-
auto- {prefix} (regarding oneself)  :: selv-, auto-
auto- {prefix} (relating to cars or the driving of cars)  :: auto-
autobiographic {adj} (autobiographical) SEE: autobiographical  ::
autodidact {n} (a self-taught person)  :: selvlært {m}, autodidakt {m}
autoerotic {adj} (masturbatory)  :: autoerotisk
autoerotism {n} (sexual activity involving oneself)  :: autoerotisme {m}
autofocus {n} (language)  :: autofokus {m}
automagical {adj} (automatic, but with an apparent element of magic)  :: automagisk
automated teller machine {n} (banking)  :: minibank {m}
automatic teller machine {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine  ::
automatize {v} (automate) SEE: automate  ::
autonomous {adj} (acting on one's own)  :: [Bokmål] sjølstendig {m} {f} {n}, selvstendig {m} {f} {n}, autonom {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sjølvstendig {m} {f} {n}, autonom {m} {f}
autonomous {adj} (self-governing)  :: [Bokmål] selvstyrt {m} {f} {n}, sjølstyrt {m} {f} {n}; [Nynorsk] sjølvstyrt {m} {f} {n}
autonomy {n} (self-government)  :: [Bokmål] selvstyre {n}, sjølstyre {n}, autonomi {m}; [Nynorsk] sjølvstyre {n}, autonomi {m}
autopsy {n} (a dissection performed on a cadaver)  :: obduksjon {m}
autopsy {v} (perform an autopsy)  :: obdusere
autoteller {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine  ::
autumn {n} (season)  :: [Bokmål] høst {m}; [Nynorsk] haust {m}
autumnal equinox {n} (moment)  :: [Bokmål] høstjevndøgn {n}; [Nynorsk] haustjamndøger {n}, haustjamndøgn {n}
autumn equinox {n} (autumnal equinox) SEE: autumnal equinox  ::
auxiliary {adj} (relating to an auxiliary verb)  :: hjelpe-, hjelpeverb {n}
auxiliary language {n} (auxiliary language)  :: [Bokmål] hjelpespråk {n}; [Nynorsk] hjelpespråk {n}
available {adj} (capable of being used)  :: tilgjengelig, tilgjengelige {p}
avalanche {n} (fall of earth, rocks, etc.)  :: skred {n}, ras {n}
avalanche {n} (large sliding mass of snow and ice)  :: lavine, snøras, snøskred {n}
avantgardistic {adj} (innovative, pioneering) SEE: avant-garde  ::
Avar {prop} (language)  :: avarisk
Aventine {prop} (Aventine Hill) SEE: Aventine Hill  ::
avenue {n} (broad street)  :: allé {m}
average {adj} (constituting or relating to the average)  :: [Bokmål] gjennomsnittlig; [Nynorsk] gjennomsnittleg
average {n} (arithmetic mean)  :: [Bokmål] gjennomsnitt {n}; [Nynorsk] gjennomsnitt {n}
Avernus {prop} (underworld) SEE: underworld  ::
avian flu {n} (avian influenza) SEE: avian influenza  ::
aviation {n} (art or science of flying)  :: luftfart {m} {f}
avid {adj}  :: ivrig
avoid {v} (to keep away from)  :: unngå
Avraham {prop} (given name) SEE: Abraham  ::
await {v} (transitive: to wait for)  :: [Bokmål] avvente
awake {adj} (conscious)  :: [Bokmål] våken; [Nynorsk] vaken
award {v} (give an award/prize for merit)  :: [Bokmål] utdele
awareness {n} (the state or quality of being aware of something)  :: oppmerksomhet
awash {adj} (washed by the waves or tide)  :: [Bokmål] overskyllet
away {adv} (absent; gone; at a distance)  :: [Bokmål] borte; [Nynorsk] borte
away {adv} (aside; off; in another direction)  :: [Bokmål] bort; [Nynorsk] bort
away {adv} (from a place; hence)  :: [Bokmål] bort; [Nynorsk] bort
away {adv} (from a state or condition of being; out of existence)  :: [Bokmål] borte; [Nynorsk] borte
away game {n} (athletic contest played in the opposing team's territory)  :: bortekamp {m}
away side {n} (away side) SEE: visiting team  ::
away team {n} (visiting team) SEE: visiting team  ::
awestricken {adj} (awestruck) SEE: awestruck  ::
awful {adj}  :: forferdelig, fryktelig, grusom
awful {adj} (oppressing with fear; appalling; terrible)  :: grusom, forferdelig
awful {adj} (terror-stricken) SEE: terrorstricken  ::
awfully {adv} (badly) SEE: badly  ::
awfully {adv} (fearfully) SEE: fearfully  ::
awfully {adv} (reverently) SEE: reverently  ::
awfully {adv} (very) SEE: very (adverb)  ::
awkward {adj} (lacking dexterity in the use of the hands)  :: klumsete, klønete
awkward {adj} (not easily managed or effected; embarrassing)  :: pinlig
awl {n} (a pointed instrument)  :: syl
axe {n} (an ancient weapon)  :: øks {m}, stridsøks {m}
axe {n} (tool)  :: øks {m}
Axel {prop} (male given name)  :: Aksel, Axel
axial {adj}  :: aksial
axis {n} (basis of space or part of graph)  :: [Bokmål] akse {m}; [Nynorsk] akse {m}
axis {n} (geometry: imaginary line)  :: [Bokmål] akse {m}; [Nynorsk] akse {m}
Axis {prop} (Axis Powers) SEE: Axis Powers  ::
Ayers Rock {prop} (giant rock in Australia)  :: Uluru
Aymara {prop} (language of South America)  :: aymara; [Nynorsk] aymara
Azerbaijan {prop} (country in Eastern Europe)  :: Aserbajdsjan
Azerbaijani {adj} (pertaining to Azerbaijan)  :: aserbajdsjansk
Azerbaijani {n} (a person from Azerbaijan — see Azeri)  :: aserbajdsjaner {m} {f}
Azerbaijani {prop} (language of Azerbaijan) SEE: Azeri  ::
Azerbaijani Turkic {prop} (Azeri) SEE: Azeri  ::
Azeri {n} (Azeri person)  :: [Bokmål] aserbajdsjaner {m}; [Nynorsk] aserbajdsjanar {m}
Azeri {prop} (Azeri language)  :: [Bokmål] aserbajdsjansk {m}; [Nynorsk] aserbajdsjansk {m}
Azeri Turkic {prop} (Azeri) SEE: Azeri  ::
azure {n} (lapis lazuli) SEE: lapis lazuli  ::
Åland {prop} (Autonomous province of Finland)  :: Åland
Æsir {prop} (the principal Norse gods)  :: [Bokmål] æsene {p}; [Nynorsk] æsene {p}