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ca {adv} (abbreviation of circa) SEE: ca.  ::
cabbage {n} (plant)  :: hodekål, kål {m}
cabin {n} (a compartment on land)  :: hytte {f}
cabin {n} (a private room on a ship)  :: lugar {m}
cabin {n} (the interior of a boat)  :: kabin {m}; [Bokmål] kahytt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kahytt {f}, kahytte {f}
cabin {n} (the passenger area of an airplane)  :: kabin {m}
cable {n} (assembly of wires for electricity)  :: [Bokmål] kabel {m}; [Nynorsk] kabel {m}
cable {n} (large wire, rope)  :: [Bokmål] kabel {m}; [Nynorsk] kabel {m}
cable car {n} (cable car, a hanging carriage)  :: taubane, togbane
Cabo Verde {prop} (Cape Verde) SEE: Cape Verde  ::
cabriolet {n}  :: kabriolet {c}
cacao {n} (cacao tree)  :: kakaotre
cachalot {n} (sperm whale) SEE: sperm whale  ::
cacophonous {adj} (containing or consisting of unpleasant sounds)  :: [Bokmål] kakofonisk; [Nynorsk] kakofonisk
cactus {n} (member of the Cactaceae)  :: [Bokmål] kaktus {m}; [Nynorsk] kaktus {m}
caddie {n} (alternative form of cadie) SEE: cadie  ::
cadet {n} (a student at a military school who is training to be an officer)  :: kadett
cadmium {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] kadmium {n}; [Nynorsk] kadmium {n}
cadre {n} (core of managing group)  :: kader {m}
cadre {n} (skeleton upon which regiment is formed)  :: kader {m}
Caesarism {n} (autocracy)  :: cæsarisme
Caesarism {n} (democratic dictatorship)  :: cæsarisme
caesium {n} (a metallic chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] cesium {n}; [Nynorsk] cesium {n}
café {n} (coffee shop)  :: kafé {m}, café {m}
cafe {n} (café) SEE: café  ::
caffeine {n} (alkaloid found naturally in tea and coffee plants)  :: [Bokmål] koffein {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] koffein {m} {n}
cagey {adj}  :: avvisende, unnvikende
caiman {n} (alligator relative)  :: kaiman
cairn {n} (landmark)  :: varde {f}, røys {f}
cairn {n} (monument)  :: [Bokmål] gravrøys {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gravrøys {f}
cairn {n} (terrier) SEE: cairn terrier  ::
cairn terrier {n} (breed of terrier)  :: [Bokmål] cairnterrier {m}, cairn {m}
caisson {n} (architecture: coffer) SEE: coffer  ::
caisson disease {n} (decompression sickness) SEE: decompression sickness  ::
caixin {n} (choy sum) SEE: choy sum  ::
cake {n} (a block of solid material)  :: stykke {m}
cake {n} (a sweet dessert)  :: kake {m}
cake {n} (a trivially easy task or responsibility) SEE: piece of cake  ::
cakery {n} (cake shop) SEE: patisserie  ::
Calabrese {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Calabria) SEE: Calabrian  ::
Calabrese {n} (elliptically: the Calabrese horse) SEE: Calabrese horse  ::
Calabrese {n} (Nero d’Avola wine grape) SEE: Nero d’Avola  ::
Calabrese {n} (Sangiovese wine grape) SEE: Sangiovese  ::
calamari {n} (as food)  :: akkar
calamari {n} (as mollusk) SEE: squid  ::
calamity {n} (event resulting in great loss)  :: kalamitet {m}
calcium {n} (chemical element of atomic number 20)  :: [Bokmål] kalsium {n}; [Nynorsk] kalsium {n}
calculator {n} (electronic device that performs mathematical calculations)  :: [Bokmål] kalkulator {m}; [Nynorsk] kalkulator {m}
calculus {n} (differential calculus and integral calculus considered as a single subject)  :: matematikk {m}
calculus {n} (formal mathematical system)  :: beregning {m} {f}
Calcutta {prop} (current name of the city) SEE: Kolkata  ::
Caleb {prop} (biblical character)  :: Kaleb
calendar {n} (list of planned events)  :: [Bokmål] kalender {m}; [Nynorsk] kalender {m}
calendar {n} (means to determine the date)  :: [Bokmål] kalender {m}; [Nynorsk] kalender {m}
calendar {n} (system by which time is divided)  :: [Bokmål] kalender {m}; [Nynorsk] kalender {m}
calendrical {adj} (of, pertaining to, or used by a calendar system)  :: [Bokmål] kalendarisk {m} {f} {n}; [Nynorsk] kalendarisk {m} {f} {n}
calf {n} (anatomy: back of the leg below the knee)  :: legg {m}
calf {n} (chunk of ice broken off of a larger glacier, ice shelf, or iceberg)  :: [Bokmål] kalv {m}; [Nynorsk] kalv {m}
calf {n} (small island beside another one)  :: [Bokmål] kalv {m}; [Nynorsk] kalv {m}
calf {n} (young cow or bull)  :: [Bokmål] kalv {m}; [Nynorsk] kalv {m}
calf {n} (young elephant, seal or whale (also used of some other animals))  :: [Bokmål] kalv {m}; [Nynorsk] kalv {m}
Cali {prop} (California) SEE: California  ::
californium {n} (chemical element)  :: californium
caliginousness {n} (state or quality of being caliginous) SEE: caliginosity  ::
caliper {n} (calipers) SEE: calipers  ::
calipers {n} (device used to measure thickness between two surfaces)  :: skyvelære {m} {f}
caliph {n} (political leader of the Muslim world)  :: kalif
call {v} (to request, summon, or beckon)  :: kalle
call an ambulance {phrase} (call an ambulance)  :: ring etter ambulanse
call a spade a spade {v} (to speak the truth)  :: kalle en spade for en spade
calling card {n} (printed card identifying the bearer) SEE: business card  ::
calling name {n} (nickname) SEE: nickname  ::
call sign {n} (broadcasting)  :: kallesignal
callsign {n} (call sign) SEE: call sign  ::
calm {adj} (free from anger and anxiety)  :: [Bokmål] rolig; [Nynorsk] roleg
calm {adj} (free of noise and disturbance)  :: [Bokmål] rolig, fredelig; [Nynorsk] roleg, fredeleg
calm {v} (to become calm)  :: roe seg
calm {v} (to make calm)  :: [Bokmål] roe, berolige; [Nynorsk] roe
calm before the storm {n} (peace before a disturbance)  :: stille før stormen
calque {n} (word formed by word-for-word translation of a word in another language)  :: [Bokmål] oversettingslån {n}; [Nynorsk] omsetjingslån {n}
calumny {n} (falsification to discredit another)  :: baktalelse {m}, baktaling {c}, baksnakk {n}, baksnakking {c}
calx {n} (calcium oxide) SEE: calcium oxide  ::
cam {n} (camera) SEE: camera  ::
camaraderie {n} (close friendship in a group of friends)  :: [Bokmål] kameraderi {n}
Cambodia {prop} (country in Southeast Asia)  :: Kambodsja
Cambodian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Cambodia, the Cambodian people, or the Khmer language)  :: [Bokmål] kambodsjansk; [Nynorsk] kambodsjansk, kampuchansk, kampucheansk
Cambodian {n} (a person from Cambodia or of Cambodian descent)  :: [Bokmål] kambodsjaner {m}; [Nynorsk] kambodsjan {m}, kambodsjanar {m}, kampuchean {m}, kampucheanar {m}
Cambodian {prop} (the language of the Cambodian people)  :: [Bokmål] khmer {m}; [Nynorsk] khmer {m}
cambric {n} (finely-woven fabric) SEE: batiste  ::
camel {n} (beast of burden)  :: [Bokmål] kamel {m}; [Nynorsk] kamel {m}
camelopard {n} (giraffe) SEE: giraffe  ::
camera {n} (moving pictures)  :: kamera {n}, videokamera {n}, fotoapparat {n}
camera {n} (still pictures)  :: [Bokmål] kamera {n}; [Nynorsk] kamera {n}
Cameroonian {adj} (pertaining to Cameroon)  :: [Bokmål] kamerunsk; [Nynorsk] kamerunsk
Cameroonian {n} (person from Cameroon)  :: [Bokmål] kameruner {m}; [Nynorsk] kamerunar {m}
Camilla {prop} (female given name)  :: Camilla, Kamilla
camomile {n} (plant)  :: kamomille
camouflage {n}  :: kamuflasje {m}
camp {n} (summer camp) SEE: summer camp  ::
campaign {n} (series of operations undertaken to achieve a set goal)  :: [Bokmål] kampanje {m}; [Nynorsk] kampanje {m}
campaign group {n} (advocacy group) SEE: advocacy group  ::
campfire {n} (fire at a campground)  :: bål {n}, leirbål {n} (campfire)
camshaft {n} (a shaft fitted with cams)  :: [Bokmål] kamaksel {m} {f}
can {n} (a container used to carry and dispense water for plants)  :: kanne {c}
can {n} (a more or less cylindrical vessel for liquids)  :: boks {m}, kanne {c}
can {n} (a tin-plate canister)  :: boks {m}, hermetikkboks {m}
can {n} (buttocks)  :: rompe {c}, bak {m}
can {n} (toilet)  :: toalett {n}, do {m} (-skål)
can {v} (may)  :: kunne
can {v} (to be able)  :: kunne
Canaan Dog {n} (Canaan Dog)  :: [Bokmål] Kanaan-hund {m}
Canada {prop} (Country in North America)  :: Canada; [Nynorsk] Canada
Canada goose {n} (Branta canadensis)  :: Kanadagås
Canada thistle {n} (corn thistle) SEE: corn thistle  ::
Canadian {adj} (of or pertaining to a Canadian, Canadians)  :: [Bokmål] canadisk; [Nynorsk] canadisk, kanadisk, canadisk
Canadian {adj} (of or pertaining to Canada)  :: [Bokmål] canadisk, kanadisk; [Nynorsk] canadisk, kanadisk
Canadian {n} (person from Canada)  :: [Bokmål] canadier {m}, kanadier {m}; [Nynorsk] canadiar {m}, kanadiar {m}
Canadian {prop} (Canadian English)  :: [Bokmål] canadisk engelsk {m}, kanadisk engelsk {m}; [Nynorsk] canadisk engelsk {m}, kanadisk engelsk {m}
canal {n} (artificial waterway)  :: [Bokmål] kanal {m}; [Nynorsk] kanal {m}
canard {n} (false or misleading report or story)  :: [Bokmål] avisand {m} {f}, and {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] avisand {f}, and {f}
canard {n} (winglike structure)  :: [Bokmål] canardvinge {m}
canary {n} (bird from Canary Islands)  :: kanarifugl
canary {n} (colour)  :: kanarigul
cancel {v} (cross out)  :: [Bokmål] stryke
cancelled {adj} (No longer planned or scheduled)  :: [Bokmål] avlyst
cancer {n} (disease of uncontrolled cellular proliferation)  :: cancer {m}; [Bokmål] kreft {m}; [Nynorsk] kreft {m}
Cancer {n} (Someone with a Cancer star sign)  :: kreps
Cancer {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Krepsen {m}
Cancer {prop} (constellation)  :: Krepsen {m}
cancerogenic {adj} (carcinogenic) SEE: carcinogenic  ::
candid {adj} (impartial and free from prejudice)  :: fordomsfri, upartisk
candid {adj} (not posed or rehearsed)  :: oppriktig
candid {adj} (straightforward, open and sincere)  :: oppriktig
candidate {n} (person running in an election)  :: kandidat
candidateship {n} (candidacy) SEE: candidacy  ::
candidly {adv} (frankly) SEE: frankly  ::
candle {n} (a light source)  :: lys
candy {n} (confection) SEE: confectionery  ::
candy {n} (piece of candy)  :: godteri {n-p}
candy store {n} (sweetshop) SEE: sweetshop  ::
cane {n} (sugar cane) SEE: sugar cane  ::
cane {n} (walking stick) SEE: walking stick  ::
cane sugar {n} (sugar from the sugarcane plant)  :: rørsukker {n}
canine {n} (canine tooth) SEE: canine tooth  ::
canine tooth {n} (tooth)  :: hoggtann {m}
Canis Minor {prop} (small winter constellation of the northern sky)  :: [Bokmål] Den lille hund; [Nynorsk] Vesle hund
canister {n} (container)  :: boks {m}
canister {n} (cylindrical metal receptacle)  :: boks {m}
canna {v} (cannot) SEE: cannot  ::
cannabis {n} (marijuana) SEE: marijuana  ::
cannabis {n} (plant)  :: hamp
cannibal {n} (an organism which eats others of its own species)  :: kannibal {m}
cannon {n} (artillery piece)  :: [Bokmål] kanon {m}
cannon {n} (bone of horse's leg) SEE: cannon bone  ::
cannot {v} (cannot, see also: can, see also: not)  :: ikke kunne
canny {adj} (frugal, thrifty) SEE: frugal  ::
canny {adj} (pleasant, nice) SEE: pleasant  ::
canoe {n} (small long and narrow boat)  :: kano {m}
canoe birch {n} (Betula papyrifera) SEE: paper birch  ::
canoer {n} (one who travels by canoe) SEE: canoeist  ::
canon {n} (fandom: The works considered factual or official)  :: kanon {m}
canon {n} (group of literary works)  :: kanon {m}
canon {n} (piece of music)  :: kanon {m}
canonic {adj} (canonical) SEE: canonical  ::
can-opener {n} (can opener) SEE: can opener  ::
canopy {n} (highest foliage and branches of a forest)  :: kronetak {n}
can't {contraction} (cannot) SEE: cannot  ::
canteen {n} (small cafeteria or snack bar)  :: kantine {m} {f}
canter {n} (gait)  :: galopp {m}
canter {n} (ride)  :: galopp {m}
canter {v} (to gait)  :: galoppere
cantopop {n} (Cantonese pop music)  :: cantopop
can't wait {v} (look forward) SEE: look forward  ::
Canute {prop} (Male given name)  :: Knut
canyon {n} (a valley cut in rock by a river)  :: canyon
caoshu {n} (grass script) SEE: grass script  ::
cap {n} (head covering)  :: skyggelue
capacity {n} (capability; the ability to perform some task)  :: [Bokmål] kapasitet {m}; [Nynorsk] kapasitet {m}
capacity {n} (the ability to hold, receive or absorb)  :: [Bokmål] kapasitet {m}; [Nynorsk] kapasitet {m}
capacity {n} (the maximum that can be produced)  :: [Bokmål] kapasitet {m}; [Nynorsk] kapasitet {m}
capacity utilization {n} (capacity utilization) SEE: capacity utilization rate  ::
cape {n} (garment)  :: cape {m}
cape {n} (headland)  :: kapp {n}
cape gooseberry {n} (plant)  :: ananaskirsebær
caper {n} (capercaillie) SEE: capercaillie  ::
caper {n} (crime) SEE: crime  ::
caper {n} (Dutch vessel) SEE: privateer  ::
caper {n} (pickled bud of Capparis spinosa)  :: kapers {p}
capercaillie {n} (Tetrao urogallus)  :: storfugl, tiur [male], røy [female]
Cape Verde {prop} (country in Western Africa)  :: Kapp Verde (Republikken Kapp Verde)
Cape Verdean {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Cape Verde, its people or their language)  :: [Bokmål] kappverdisk; [Nynorsk] kappverdisk
Cape Verdean {n} (a person from Cape Verde or of Cape Verdean descent)  :: [Bokmål] kappverder {m}; [Nynorsk] kappverdar {m}
capias {n} (arrest warrant) SEE: arrest warrant  ::
capital {n} (capital city) SEE: capital city  ::
capital city {n} (city designated as seat of government)  :: [Bokmål] hovedstad {m}; [Nynorsk] hovudstad {m}
capitalism {n} (socio-economic system based on private property rights)  :: [Bokmål] kapitalisme {m}; [Nynorsk] kapitalisme {m}
capital punishment {n} (punishment by death)  :: [Bokmål] dødsstraff {m}; [Nynorsk] dødsstraff {f}
capitate {n} (capitate bone) SEE: capitate bone  ::
capitation {n} (poll tax) SEE: poll tax  ::
capitol {n} (the building in Washington, D.C.) SEE: Capitol  ::
Capitol Hill {prop} (Congress) SEE: Congress  ::
capon {n} (a cockerel which has been gelded and fattened for the table)  :: kapun
Cappadocian {prop} (Cappadocian Greek) SEE: Cappadocian Greek  ::
capricious {adj} (Impulsive and unpredictable; determined by chance, impulse, or whim)  :: uberegnelig, uforutsigbar
Capricorn {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Steinbukken {m}
Capricorn {prop} (constellation) SEE: Capricornus  ::
Capricornus {prop} (astrological sign) SEE: Capricorn  ::
Capricornus {prop} (constellation)  :: Steinbukken {m}
capsicum spray {n} (pepper spray) SEE: pepper spray  ::
capsize {v} ((intransitive) to overturn)  :: kantre; [Bokmål] kollseile; [Nynorsk] kollsegle
Caps Lock {n} (capslock) SEE: capslock  ::
capsule {n} (weasel) SEE: weasel  ::
captain {n} (An air force officer with a rank between the most senior grade of lieutenant and major)  :: [Bokmål] kaptein {m}; [Nynorsk] kaptein {m}
captain {n} (An army officer with a rank between the most senior grade of lieutenant and major)  :: [Bokmål] kaptein {m}; [Nynorsk] kaptein {m}
captain {n} (A naval officer with a rank between commander and commodore or rear admiral)  :: [Bokmål] kaptein {m}; [Nynorsk] kaptein {m}
captain {n} (One of the athletes on a sports team designated to make decisions)  :: [Bokmål] kaptein {m}; [Nynorsk] kaptein {m}
captain {n} (The person lawfully in command of an airliner)  :: [Bokmål] kaptein {m}; [Nynorsk] kaptein {m}
captain {n} (The person lawfully in command of a sea-going vessel)  :: [Bokmål] kaptein {m}; [Nynorsk] kaptein {m}
caption {n} (capture) SEE: capture  ::
captivity {n} (captives) SEE: captive  ::
capuchin {n} (capuchin monkey) SEE: capuchin monkey  ::
car {n} (automobile, a vehicle steered by a driver)  :: [Bokmål] bil {m}; [Nynorsk] bil {m}
car {n} (passenger-carrying unit in a subway or elevated train, whether powered or not)  :: vogn {m}
car {n} (railway car, railroad carriage) SEE: carriage  ::
Caracalla {prop} (emperor)  :: Caracalla
carambola {n} (fruit) SEE: star fruit  ::
caramel {n} (confection)  :: karamell
caravan {n} ((UK, Australian English) a furnished vehicle towed behind a car, etc., and used as a dwelling when stationary)  :: [Bokmål] campingvogn {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] campingvogn {f}
caravanserai {n} (an inn having a central courtyard where caravans can rest)  :: karavaneserai
caraway {n} (plant)  :: kummin, karve
caraway {n} (seed/fruit)  :: kummin, karve
carbohydrate {n} (organic compounds; sugar, starch or cellulose)  :: kullhydrat {n}, kolhydrat {n}; [Bokmål] karbohydrat {n}; [Nynorsk] karbohydrat {n}
carbon {n} (chemical element)  :: karbon {n}; [Nynorsk] karbon
carbon {n} (ecology: carbon dioxide, in the context of global warming)  :: kulldioksid {m}, kullsyre {f}
carbon {n} (impure carbon (e.g., coal, charcoal))  :: kull {n}
carbon {n} (informal: a sheet of carbon paper)  :: blåpapir {n}
carbon {n} (informal: carbon copy)  :: blåkopi {m}
carbonated {adj} (containing dissolved carbon dioxide gas (under pressure))  :: kullsyret, brusende
carbon fibre {n} (carbon fiber) SEE: carbon fiber  ::
carboxylic {adj} (of, or relating to the carboxyl functional group)  :: karboksyl-
carboxylic acid {n} (organic compound containing a carboxyl functional group)  :: [Bokmål] karboksylsyre {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] karboksylsyre {f}
carboy {n} (demijohn) SEE: demijohn  ::
carburetor {n} (a device in an internal combustion engine)  :: forgasser {m}
carburettor {n} (motor car part) SEE: carburetor  ::
carburize {v} (carbonize) SEE: carbonize  ::
carcass {n} (dead animal)  :: [Bokmål] kadaver {n}, skrott {m}
carcass {n} (dead human) SEE: corpse  ::
card {n} (card game) SEE: card game  ::
card {n} (flat, normally rectangular piece of stiff paper, plastic etc.)  :: kort {n}
card {n} (playing card) SEE: playing card  ::
cardamom {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] kardemomme {n}; [Nynorsk] kardemomme {m}
cardamom {n} (spice)  :: [Bokmål] kardemomme {n}; [Nynorsk] kardemomme {m}
cardboard {n} (material resembling heavy paper)  :: papp {m}
card game {n} (any of very many games played with playing cards)  :: [Bokmål] kortspill {n}, kortspell {n}; [Nynorsk] kortspel {n}
cardinal {n} (cardinal numeral) SEE: cardinal numeral  ::
cardinal {n} (official in Catholic Church)  :: [Bokmål] kardinal {m}; [Nynorsk] kardinal {m}
cardinal direction {n} (principal compass direction) SEE: cardinal point  ::
cardinality {n} (in set theory)  :: kardinalitet
cardinalship {n} (office of a cardinal) SEE: cardinalate  ::
card key {n} (keycard) SEE: keycard  ::
cards {n} (card game) SEE: card game  ::
cardshark {n} (cardsharp) SEE: cardsharp  ::
care {n} (treatment of those in need)  :: pleie {f}
care {n} (worry)  :: forsiktighet {m}, nennsomhet {m}
careen {v} (to heave a ship down on one side so as to expose the other)  :: kjølhale
careen {v} (to sway violently from side to side or lurch)  :: slingre, skrense
careen {v} (to tilt on one side)  :: krenge
careen {v} (to tilt or lean while in motion)  :: skjene
career {n} (an individual’s work and life roles over their lifespan)  :: karriere {m}
career {n} (one's calling in life; a person's occupation)  :: karriere {m}
career criminal {n} (a person who makes a living illegally by committing crimes)  :: yrkeskriminell {m}
carefree {adj} (worry free, light hearted, etc.)  :: ubekymret, sorgløs, bekymringsløs, ubekymra
care-giver {n} (carer) SEE: carer  ::
care home {n} (place of residence for people with significant deficiencies) SEE: nursing home  ::
carillonneur {n} (person who plays the carillon) SEE: carillonist  ::
caring {adj} (kind, sensitive, empathetic)  :: omsorgsfull
Carl {prop} (male given names cognate to Carl) SEE: Charles  ::
carnation {n} (flower)  :: nelikk {c}
carnival {n} (festive occasion marked by parades)  :: karneval; [Bokmål] karneval {n}; [Nynorsk] karneval {n}
carnivore {n} (meat-eating animal)  :: [Bokmål] kjøtteter {m}; [Nynorsk] kjøtetar {m}
carnivorous {adj} (Insectivorous)  :: kjøttetende
carob {n} (tree)  :: johannesbrødtre {n}
Caroline {prop} (female given name)  :: Karoline
Carolinian {adj} (Carolingian) SEE: Carolingian  ::
caron {n} (háček diacritic) SEE: háček  ::
carousel {n} (merry-go-round) SEE: merry-go-round  ::
carp {n} (Any of various freshwater fish of the family Cyprinidae)  :: karpe {c}
carpal bone {n} (carpal) SEE: carpal  ::
carpale {n} (bone of the carpus) SEE: carpal  ::
car park {n} (parking lot) SEE: parking lot  ::
carp bream {n} (Abramis brama)  :: brasme {m} {f}
carpe diem {proverb} (seize the day)  :: grip dagen
carpenter {n} (carpentry person)  :: [Bokmål] tømrer {m}, tømmermann {m}; [Nynorsk] tømrer {m}, tømmermann {m}
carpet shark {n} (ferret) SEE: ferret  ::
carriage {n} (railroad car)  :: vogn {m}
carrot {n} (orange root vegetable)  :: gulrot {c}
carry {n} (a manner of transporting or lifting something)  :: [Bokmål] tak {n}, løft {n}
carry {v} (in an addition)  :: [Bokmål] overføre
carry {v} (to adopt; take over or stand in)  :: [Bokmål] overta
carry {v} (to stock or supply)  :: [Bokmål] føre, ha
carry {v} (to transmit or travel)  :: [Bokmål] bære
carry {v} (to transport by lifting)  :: [Bokmål] bære
carsick {adj} (feeling nauseated due to riding in a vehicle)  :: bilsyk
carte de visite {n} (business card) SEE: business card  ::
carte de visite {n} (visiting card) SEE: visiting card  ::
Cartesian {adj} (of or pertaining to coordinates based on orthogonal axes)  :: kartesisk
Cartesian coordinates {n} (coordinates of a point)  :: [Bokmål] kartesiske koordinater; [Nynorsk] kartesiske koordinatar
Carthage {prop} (ancient city in North Africa)  :: Karthago
Carthaginian {adj} (of or pertaining to Carthage )  :: kartagisk, punisk
Carthaginian {n} (person from Carthage)  :: [Bokmål] kartager, puner {m}; [Nynorsk] kartagar, punar {m}
cartilage {n} (dense connective tissue)  :: brusk {m}
cartographic {adj} (of or pertaining to the making of maps)  :: kartografisk
cartographical {adj} (cartographic) SEE: cartographic  ::
cartography {n} (The creation of charts and maps)  :: kartografi {m}
carvel {n} (sea blubber) SEE: sea blubber  ::
carving knife {n} (a large knife)  :: forskjærskniv {m}
case {n} (box containing a number of identical items of manufacture)  :: kiste
case dependent {adj} (case sensitive) SEE: case sensitive  ::
case law {n} (system of laws established on judicial precedent) SEE: common law  ::
casement {n} (casemate) SEE: casemate  ::
casement {n} (casement window) SEE: casement window  ::
caseworker {n} (social worker) SEE: social worker  ::
cash {n} (money in the form of notes/bills and coins)  :: kontanter {p}, penger {p}
cash dispenser {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine  ::
cashew {n} (cashew nut) SEE: cashew nut  ::
cash in {v} (to die) SEE: die  ::
cash machine {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine  ::
cashpoint {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine  ::
cash register {n} (machine)  :: kasseapparat {n}
casino {n} (a public building or room for entertainment, especially gambling)  :: [Bokmål] kasino {n}; [Nynorsk] kasino {n}
casket {n} (coffin) SEE: coffin  ::
Caspar {prop} (male given name)  :: Kasper
Caspar {prop} (one of the Magi)  :: Kaspar
Caspian roach {n} (Rutilus caspicus) SEE: vobla  ::
Caspian Sea {prop} (landlocked sea)  :: Kaspihavet {n}
cassette {n} (small flat case containing magnetic tape)  :: [Bokmål] kassett {m}; [Nynorsk] kassett {m}
cast {n} (medicine: supportive and immobilising device)  :: gips {m}
cast {v} (to make by pouring into a mould)  :: [Bokmål] støpe, støype; [Nynorsk] støype
cast {v} (to throw forcefully)  :: kaste
castanets {n} (a percussion instrument) SEE: castanet  ::
caste {n} (hereditary social class)  :: kaste {m}
caster sugar {n} (fine granulated sugar)  :: [Bokmål] finmalt sukker {n}
cast iron {n} (hard, brittle alloy of iron, carbon, silicon)  :: [Bokmål] støpejern {n}, støypejern {n}; [Nynorsk] støypejarn {n}, støypejern
castle {n} (chess piece) SEE: rook  ::
castle {n} (fortified building)  :: borg
castle in the air {n} (idea that is unlikely to be ever realized)  :: [Bokmål] luftslott {n}; [Nynorsk] luftslott {n}
castor {n} (a pivoting roller) SEE: caster  ::
castor {n} (container for sprinkling) SEE: caster  ::
castrate {v} (remove the testicles of)  :: [however usually colloquially about human males, e.g. sex offenders] gjelle
casual {adj} (happening by chance)  :: tilfeldig
casuistics {n} (casuistry) SEE: casuistry  ::
cat {n} (cat-o'-nine-tails) SEE: cat-o'-nine-tails  ::
cat {n} (domestic species)  :: huskatt {m}, katt {m}, katte {f}
cat {n} (member of the family Felidae)  :: kattedyr {n}, katt {m}
cat {n} (spiteful woman) SEE: bitch  ::
cat {n} (type of boat) SEE: catboat  ::
cat {n} (type of fish) SEE: catfish  ::
cat {v} (raise anchor to cathead)  :: katte
catachresis {n} (misuse of a word)  :: katakrese {m}
catacomb {n} (underground system of tunnels and chambers with recesses for graves)  :: katakombe
Catalan {prop} (The language of Catalonia)  :: katalansk
Catalonia {prop} (autonomous community in Spain)  :: Catalonia {f}
Catalonian {adj} (Catalan) SEE: Catalan  ::
Catalonian {n} (Catalan) SEE: Catalan  ::
catalyst {n} (catalytic converter) SEE: catalytic converter  ::
catalytic converter {n} (a chamber which oxidises carbon dioxide from exhaust gases)  :: [Bokmål] katalysator {m}
cataplasm {n} (A poultice or plaster)  :: grøtomslag {n}
catapult {n} (slingshot) SEE: slingshot  ::
catastrophe {n} (any large and disastrous event of great significance)  :: [Bokmål] katastrofe {m}; [Nynorsk] katastrofe {m}
catastrophe {n} (disaster beyond expectations)  :: [Bokmål] katastrofe {m}; [Nynorsk] katastrofe {m}
catch {n} (that which is captured or caught )  :: [Bokmål] fangst {m}; [Nynorsk] fangst {m}
catch a cold {v} (to suffer from cold)  :: bli forkjølt
catch fire {v} (become engulfed with flames)  :: antenne, ta fyr
catchment {n} (Any structure or land feature which catches and holds water)  :: nedslagsdistrikt {n}
catchy {adj} (instantly appealing and memorable)  :: catchy; [Bokmål] fengende
catechism {n} (book summarizing the principles of Christianity)  :: [Bokmål] katekisme {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] katekisme {f}
categorize {v} (to assign a category)  :: [Bokmål] kategorisere; [Nynorsk] kategorisere
category {n} (group)  :: [Bokmål] kategori {m}; [Nynorsk] kategori {m}
caterpillar {n} (larva of a butterfly)  :: larve {m}
catfish {n} (type of fish)  :: malle {m}
cat-flap {n} (cat flap) SEE: cat flap  ::
cathedral {n} (principal church of a bishop's diocese)  :: [Bokmål] katedral {m}, domkirke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] katedral {m}, domkyrkje {f}
Catherine {prop} (female given name)  :: Katarina
catheter {n} (small tube inserted into a body cavity)  :: kateter {n}; [Bokmål] kateter {n}; [Nynorsk] kateter {n}
Catholic {n} (member of a Catholic church)  :: [Bokmål] katolikk {m}; [Nynorsk] katolikk {m}
Catholicism {n} (faiths, practices and doctrines of a Catholic Church)  :: [Bokmål] katolisisme {m}; [Nynorsk] katolisisme {m}
catholicity {n} (Catholicism) SEE: Catholicism  ::
catkin {n} (botany: a type of inflorescence)  :: [Bokmål] rakle {m}; [Nynorsk] rakle {m}
catmint {n} (catnip) SEE: catnip  ::
catnap {n} (a brief, light sleep)  :: høneblund
cat-o'-nine-tails {n} (whip)  :: nihalet katt {m}, katt {m}
cattle {n} (certain other livestock)  :: buskap
cattle {n} (domesticated bovine animals)  :: krøtter, storfe, kveg
catty {adj} (spiteful)  :: spydig
catwalk {n} (narrow elevated stage on which models parade)  :: catwalk {m}
Caucasus {prop} (geographic region)  :: Kaukasia
caucus {n} (a meeting, especially a preliminary meeting, of persons belonging to a party)  :: nominasjonsmøte
cauldron {n} (large bowl-shaped pot)  :: kjele {m}
cauliflower {n}  :: blomkål
caulk {n} (caulking) SEE: caulking  ::
caulk {v} (to seal joints with caulk)  :: fuge
cause {n}  :: årsak {m}, grunn {m}
cause {v} (to set off an event or action)  :: [Bokmål] forårsake; [Nynorsk] forårsake
caustic {n} (caustic soda) SEE: caustic soda  ::
caution {n} (careful attention, prudence)  :: [Bokmål] forsiktighet {m} {f}, varsomhet {m} {f}, aktpågivenhet {m} {f}
caution {n} (precept or warning against evil or danger)  :: [Bokmål] advarsel {m}
caution {n} (security; guaranty; bail)  :: [Bokmål] kausjon {m}
caution {v} (to warn)  :: [Bokmål] advare, fraråde
cave {n} (large, naturally occurring cavity formed underground)  :: [Bokmål] hule {m} {f}, hole {m} {f}, grotte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hòle {f}, grotte {f}
cave bear {n} (Ursus spelaeus)  :: [Bokmål] hulebjørn {m}; [Nynorsk] hulebjørn {m}
cave in {v} (to collapse inward or downward)  :: [Bokmål] gi etter, kollapse, bryte sammen, knele
cave in {v} (to relent, comply, lose willpower, etc.)  :: [Bokmål] gi opp, kapitulere, resignere
caviar {n} (red caviar) SEE: ikra  ::
caviar {n} (roe of the sturgeon or other large fish (black caviar))  :: [Bokmål] kaviar {m}; [Nynorsk] kaviar {m}
cavy {n} (guinea pig) SEE: guinea pig  ::
CD player {n} (CD player)  :: [Bokmål] CD-spiller {m}, CD-speller {m}, cd-spiller {m}, cd-speller {m}; [Nynorsk] CD-spelar {m}, cd-spelar {m}
ceasefire {n} (in warfare, an agreed end to hostilities for a specific purpose)  :: våpenhvile
Cecilia {prop} (female given name)  :: Cecilie
cedar {n} (coniferous tree in genus Cedrus)  :: seder; [Nynorsk] seder
ceil {n} (ceiling) SEE: ceiling  ::
ceiling {n} (smallest integer)  :: tak {n}
ceiling {n} (upper limit of room)  :: tak {n}
celebrate {v}  :: feire
celebration {n} (formal performance of a solemn rite)  :: [Bokmål] feiring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] feiring {f}
celebration {n} (social gathering for entertainment and fun)  :: [Bokmål] feiring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] feiring {f}
celerity {n} (speed)  :: seleritet
celery {n} (herb)  :: selleri
celestial {adj} (relating to heaven (religious))  :: himmelsk
celestial body {n} (natural object beyond Earth's atmosphere)  :: [Bokmål] himmellegeme {n}
celestial stem {n} (heavenly stem) SEE: heavenly stem  ::
celibacy {n} (abstaining from sexual relations)  :: sølibat {n}
celibacy {n} (state of being unmarried)  :: sølibat {n}
Celine {prop} (female given name)  :: Celine
cellar {n} (underground space)  :: [Bokmål] kjeller {m}; [Nynorsk] kjellar {m}
cello {n} (musical instrument)  :: cello; [Nynorsk] cello
cell phone {n} (portable, wireless telephone capable of changing antenna connections during travel)  :: mobiltelefon
cellular {n} (cell phone) SEE: cell phone  ::
cellulose {n} (the polysaccharide cellulose)  :: [Bokmål] cellulose {m}, sellulose {m}; [Nynorsk] cellulose {m}, sellulose {m}
cellulose nitrate {n} (nitrocellulose) SEE: nitrocellulose  ::
Celtic {adj} (of the Celts; of the style of the Celts)  :: keltiske
cembalo {n} (cembalo) SEE: harpsichord  ::
cemetery {n} (a place where the dead are buried) SEE: graveyard  ::
cenotaph {n} (monument to honor the dead whose bodies lie elsewhere)  :: kenotaf {m}
census {n} (official count of members of a population)  :: [Bokmål] folketelling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] folketeljing {f}
centaur {n} (mythical half-man, half-horse)  :: [Bokmål] kentaur {m}; [Nynorsk] kentaur {m}
Centaur {n}  :: kentaur {m}
centenary {n} (centennial) SEE: centennial  ::
centenier {n} (centurion) SEE: centurion  ::
centennial {n} (100th anniversary)  :: hundreårsdag
center {n} (place where a function or activity occurs)  :: midtpunkt {n}, sentrum {n}
center {n} (point equidistant from all points on the perimeter of a circle)  :: sentrum {n}, midtpunkt {n}
center {n} (point equidistant from all points on the surface of a sphere)  :: sentrum {n}, midtpunkt {n}
center {n} (point on a line midway between the ends)  :: midt {c}, midtpunkt {n}
centilitre {n} (1/100 of a litre)  :: [Bokmål] centiliter {m}; [Nynorsk] centiliter {m}
centimetre {n} (one-hundredth of a metre)  :: [Bokmål] centimeter {m}; [Nynorsk] centimeter {m}
centipede {n} (a segmented arthropod of class Chilopoda)  :: skolopender {m}
Central African {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Central Africa or the Central African people)  :: [Bokmål] sentralafrikansk; [Nynorsk] sentralafrikansk
Central African {n} (A person from Central Africa or of Central African descent)  :: [Bokmål] sentralafrikaner {m}; [Nynorsk] sentralafrikan {m}, sentralafrikanar {m}
Central African Republic {prop} (country in Central Africa)  :: Den sentralafrikanske republikk
Central Asia {prop} (smaller area of Central Asia)  :: Sentral-Asia
central heating {n} (heating system)  :: [Bokmål] sentralvarme {m}; [Nynorsk] sentralvarme {m}
centralise {v} (centralize) SEE: centralize  ::
central vacuum {n} (built-in vacuum cleaner)  :: [Bokmål] sentralstøvsuger {m}
centrifugal force {n} (a force)  :: [Bokmål] sentrifugalkraft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sentrifugalkraft {f}
centrifuge {n} (device for separation of substances)  :: sentrifuge {m}
ceramic {n} (material)  :: [Bokmål] keramikk {m}
Cerberus {prop} (mythological three-headed dog)  :: Kerberos {m}
cereal {n} (breakfast cereal) SEE: breakfast cereal  ::
cerebellum {n} (part of the hindbrain in vertebrates)  :: [Bokmål] lillehjerne; [Nynorsk] veslehjerne
cerebral {adj} (of, or relating to the brain)  :: cerebral
cerebral {adj} (retroflex) SEE: retroflex  ::
cerement {n} (cerecloth) SEE: cerecloth  ::
cerium {n} (chemical element)  :: cerium
certain {adj} (sure, positive, not doubting)  :: sikker, viss
certain {determiner} (having been determined but unspecified)  :: viss {m} {f}, visst {n}, visse {p}, enkelte
certificate {n} (a document containing a certified statement)  :: [Bokmål] sertifikat {n}; [Nynorsk] sertifikat {n}
cerumen {n} (earwax) SEE: earwax  ::
cervical collar {n} (neck brace) SEE: neck brace  ::
cervicide {n} (deerslaughter) SEE: deerslaughter  ::
cervix {n} (neck) SEE: neck  ::
cesarean section {n} (Caesarean section) SEE: Caesarean section  ::
c'est la vie {phrase} (such is life) SEE: such is life  ::
cetology {n} (whalelore) SEE: whalelore  ::
Ceylon {prop} (Sri Lanka) SEE: Sri Lanka  ::
cf {abbr} (compare)  :: jf.
cha-cha-cha {n} (cha-cha) SEE: cha-cha  ::
Chad {prop} (country in central Africa)  :: Tsjad
Chadian {adj} (pertaining to Chad)  :: [Bokmål] tsjadisk; [Nynorsk] tsjadisk
Chadian {n} (person from Chad)  :: [Bokmål] tjsader {m}; [Nynorsk] tsjadar {m}
chador {n} (a loose robe worn by Muslim women)  :: chador
chaffinch {n} (bird)  :: bokfink
chai {n} (spiced black tea) SEE: masala chai  ::
chain {n} (number of atoms in a series, which combine to form a molecule)  :: kjede {m}
chain {n} (series of interconnected rings or links)  :: kjede {n}, kjetting {m}, lenke {m} {f}
chain {n} (series of interconnected things)  :: rekke {m} {f}
chain {n} (series of stores or businesses with the same brand name)  :: kjede {m}
chain mail {n} (Armor)  :: ringbrynje {c}
chainplate {n} (plate on the side of a sailing ship)  :: røstjern
chain reaction {n} (nuclear reaction in which particles produced by the fission of one atom trigger fissions of other atoms)  :: [Bokmål] kjedereaksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kjedereaksjon {m}
chain reaction {n} (series of events)  :: [Bokmål] kjedereaksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kjedereaksjon {m}
chainsaw {n} (saw with a power-driven chain)  :: [Bokmål] motorsag {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] motorsag {f}
chain-smoker {n} (person who chain-smokes)  :: [Bokmål] kjederøyker {m}, kjederøker {m}
chair {n} (chairperson)  :: leder {m}, formann {m}
chair {n} (furniture)  :: [Bokmål] stol {m}; [Nynorsk] stol {m}
chairman {n} (head of a corporate or governmental board)  :: [Bokmål] styreformann {m} {f}
chairman {n} (person presiding over a meeting)  :: styreformann, møteleder
chairperson {n} (a person who presides over a meeting, a board)  :: styreformann, møteleder
chaise longue {n} (chair)  :: sjeselong
chai tea {n} (masala chai) SEE: masala chai  ::
chalk {n} (tailor's chalk) SEE: tailor's chalk  ::
challenge {n} (difficult task)  :: utfordring {m}
chamber {n} (bedroom)  :: rom {n}, kammer {n} [obsolete]
chamber {n} (enclosed space)  :: kammer {n}
chamber {n} (legislative body)  :: kammer {n}
chamber {n} (part of a firearm holding the round before firing)  :: kammer {n}
chameleon {n} (reptile)  :: [Bokmål] kameleon {m}; [Nynorsk] kameleon {m}
chamois {n} (goat)  :: gemse
chamois leather {n} (suede leather) SEE: suede  ::
champian {n} (agriculture: common land) SEE: common land  ::
champian {n} (battlefield) SEE: battlefield  ::
champian {n} (field of inquiry or study) SEE: field  ::
champian {n} (flat expanse of land) SEE: plain  ::
champian {n} (level open countryside) SEE: plain  ::
champian {n} (species of landscape) SEE: plain  ::
chance {n} (an opportunity or possibility)  :: sjanse {m}, mulighet {m}
chance {n} (probability of something happening)  :: sjanse {m}, sannsynlighet {m}
chance {n} (random occurrence)  :: mulighet, tilfeldigheter {m-p}
chancel {n} (space around the altar in a church)  :: kor {n}
chancellor {n} (Chancellor of the Exchequer) SEE: Chancellor of the Exchequer  ::
chancellor {n} (head of parliamentary government in some German speaking countries)  :: [Bokmål] kansler
chancellor {n} (important notary; person in charge of some area of government)  :: kansler
chandelier {n} (branched, often ornate, lighting fixture suspended from the ceiling)  :: [Bokmål] lysekrone {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] ljosekrone {f}, lysekrone {f}
change {n} (money given back)  :: [Bokmål] veksel {m}; [Nynorsk] veksel {m}
change {n} (small denominations of money given in exchange for a larger denomination)  :: [Bokmål] veksel {m}; [Nynorsk] veksel {m}
change {n} (the process of becoming different)  :: [Bokmål] endring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] endring {f}
change {v} (to become something different)  :: [Bokmål] gjøre om, endre; [Nynorsk] gjere om, gjøre om, endre
change {v} (to make something into something different)  :: [Bokmål] gjøre om, endre; [Nynorsk] gjere om, gjøre om, endre
change {v} (to replace)  :: [Bokmål] erstatte, bytte ut; [Nynorsk] erstatte
change {v} (to replace one's own clothing)  :: [Bokmål] skifte; [Nynorsk] skifte
change {v} (to transfer to another vehicle)  :: [Bokmål] bytte
change one's mind {v} (to decide differently than one had decided before)  :: [Bokmål] skifte mening, endre oppfatning, ombestemme seg
Chang Jiang {prop} (Yangtze) SEE: Yangtze  ::
channel {n} (broadcasting: specific radio frequency or band of frequencies)  :: [Bokmål] kanal {m}; [Nynorsk] kanal {m}
channel {n} (broadcasting: specific radio frequency or band of frequencies used for transmitting television)  :: [Bokmål] kanal {m}; [Nynorsk] kanal {m}
channel {n} (narrow body of water between two land masses)  :: [Bokmål] kanal {m}; [Nynorsk] kanal {m}
channel {n} (natural or man-made deeper course through shallow body of water)  :: kanal {m}
channel {n} (navigable part of a river)  :: kanal {m}
channel {n} (physical confine of a river or slough)  :: kanal {m}
Channel Tunnel {prop} (man-made tunnel)  :: Kanaltunnelen
chanoyu {n} (tea ceremony) SEE: tea ceremony  ::
chanterelle {n} (Cantharellus cibarius)  :: kantarell
chaos theory {n} (chaos theory)  :: kaosteori
chapel {n} (place of worship)  :: kapell
character {n} (being in a story)  :: karakter
character {n} (symbol for a sound or a word)  :: tegn
characteristic function {n} (function equal to one on elements of a given set) SEE: indicator function  ::
charade {n} (party game) SEE: charades  ::
chard {n}  :: bladbete {c}
charge {n} (accusation)  :: beskyldning {c}, søksmål {n}
charge {n} (amount of money levied for a service)  :: pris {m}
charge {n} (electric charge)  :: ladning {c}
charge {n} (ground attack)  :: angrep {n}
charge {n} (instruction)  :: ordre {m}
charge {n} (load or burden)  :: byrde {m}
charge {v} (to assign a duty to)  :: gi oppgave
charge {v} (to formally accuse of a crime)  :: saksøke
charge {v} (to place a burden upon, to assign a duty)  :: belaste, bebyrde
chargon {n} (holon) SEE: holon  ::
charisma {n} (personal charm or magnetism)  :: [Bokmål] karisma {m}
charity stripe {n} (free-throw line) SEE: free-throw line  ::
charivari {n} (cacaphonous noise, hubbub) SEE: cacaphony  ::
charlady {n} (woman who cleans houses and offices) SEE: charwoman  ::
charlatanism {n} (charlatanry) SEE: charlatanry  ::
Charles {prop} (given name)  :: Karl
Charles' Wain {prop} (bright circumpolar asterism of the northern sky, said to resemble a wagon)  :: Karlsvognen
charley horse {n} (a muscle cramp, usually in the thigh or leg)  :: [Bokmål] lårhøne {f}
Charlotte {prop} (female given name)  :: Charlotte
charming {adj} (pleasant, charismatic)  :: sjarmerende
chart {n} (diagram) SEE: diagram  ::
chart {n} (graph) SEE: graph  ::
chart {n} (map) SEE: map  ::
chart {n} (table) SEE: table  ::
chary {adj} (cautious, wary, shy, ungenerous)  :: forsiktig, varsom
chase {n} (action of the verb "to chase")  :: jakt, forfølgelse
chase {n} (hunt) SEE: hunt  ::
chase {v} (to decorate (metal) by engraving or embossing)  :: drive, punsle, siselere
chase {v} (to hunt) SEE: hunt  ::
chase {v} (to pursue, to follow at speed)  :: løpe, jage etter, forfølge
chaste {adj} (austere) SEE: austere  ::
chaste {adj} (celibate) SEE: celibate  ::
chaste {adj} (innocent) SEE: innocent  ::
chaste {adj} (modest) SEE: modest  ::
chasten {v} (discipline) SEE: discipline  ::
chasten {v} (purify) SEE: purify  ::
chastity {n} (abstaining from sexual intercourse outside of marriage)  :: kyskhet {m}
chat {n} (conversation to stop an argument or settle situations)  :: prat {m}
chat {n} (exchange of text or voice messages in real time)  :: chat {m}
chat {n} (informal conversation)  :: prat {m}; [Bokmål] samtale {m}; [Nynorsk] samtale {m} {f}
chat {v} (exchange messages in real time)  :: chatte
chati {n} (Leopardus pardalis mitis) SEE: ocelot  ::
chaulk {n} (chalk) SEE: chalk  ::
chaulk {v} (chalk) SEE: chalk  ::
chauvinist {adj} (chauvinistic) SEE: chauvinistic  ::
chavender {n} (chub) SEE: chub  ::
cheap {adj} (low in price)  :: [Bokmål] billig
cheat {n} (someone who is dishonest or cheats)  :: juksepave
cheat {v} (being unfaithful)  :: være utro, bedra
cheat {v} (manage to avoid something)  :: unngå, snyte, lure
cheat {v} (violate rules to gain advantage)  :: jukse, fuske
cheater {n} (cheat) SEE: cheat  ::
Chechen {prop} (Language)  :: tsjetsjensk
Chechnya {prop} (federal subject of Russia)  :: [Bokmål] Tsjetsjenia
check {n} (a control, limit or stop)  :: kontroll {m}
check {n} (an inspection or examination)  :: kontroll {m}
check {n} (cheque) SEE: cheque  ::
check {n} (chess: when the king is directly threatened by an enemy piece)  :: sjakk {m}
check {v} (to inspect, examine)  :: kontrollere, sjekke
check {v} (to mark with a checkmark)  :: krysse av, avkrysse
check {v} (to verify or compare with a source of information)  :: kryssjekke
checkbook {n} (chequebook) SEE: chequebook  ::
checkers {n} (draughts) SEE: draughts  ::
checking account {n} (current account) SEE: current account  ::
checkmark {n} (mark to indicate agreement, correctness or acknowledgement) SEE: tick  ::
checkmate {interj} (said when making the conclusive move in chess)  :: sjakkmatt
checkmate {n} (conclusive victory in a game of chess)  :: [Bokmål] sjakkmatt; [Nynorsk] sjakkmatt
checksum {n} (number serving to detect error)  :: sjekksum {m}
Cheddar {prop} (Cheddar cheese) SEE: Cheddar cheese  ::
Cheddar cheese {n} (cheese)  :: Cheddarost
cheek {n} (part of face)  :: [Bokmål] kinn
cheer {n} (A cry of "hurrah", "hurray", "yeah", or some other word expressing joy)  :: heiarop {n}
cheer {v} (To shout a cheer or cheers)  :: heie
cheers {interj} (toast when drinking)  :: skål
cheese {n} (countable: any particular variety of cheese)  :: [Bokmål] ost {m}; [Nynorsk] ost {m}
cheese {n} (dairy product)  :: [Bokmål] ost {m}; [Nynorsk] ost {m}
cheese slicer {n} (instrument for slicing cheese)  :: ostehøvel {m}
cheetah {n} (Acinonyx jubatus)  :: gepard {m}
chemical {adj} (relating to chemistry)  :: [Bokmål] kjemisk; [Nynorsk] kjemisk
chemical {n}  :: kjemikal {n}, kjemikalie {m}, kjemikalium {n}
chemical energy {n} (net potential energy)  :: kjemisk energi
chemist {n} (person working in chemistry)  :: [Bokmål] kjemiker {m}; [Nynorsk] kjemikar {m}
chemist {n} (pharmacist) SEE: pharmacist  ::
chemist {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy  ::
chemistry {n} (branch of natural science)  :: kjemi
chemistry {n}  :: kjemi {m}
chemist's {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy  ::
cheongsam {n} (qipao) SEE: qipao  ::
Chernigov {prop} (Chernihiv) SEE: Chernihiv  ::
Chernobyl {n} (city in Ukraine)  :: Tsjernobyl; [Nynorsk] Tsjernobyl
Chernovtsy {prop} (Chernivtsi) SEE: Chernivtsi  ::
cherry {n} (color)  :: kirsebær
cherry {n} (fruit)  :: kirsebær {n}, [sweet cherry] morell {m}
cherry {n} (tree)  :: kirsebærtre {n}
cherry {n} (wood)  :: kirsebærtre {n}
cherub {n} (winged creature represented in the Bible as attending on God)  :: [Bokmål] kjerub {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerub {m}
chervil {n} (spice)  :: [Bokmål] kjørvel {m}
chess {n} (two-player board game)  :: sjakk {m}
chessboard {n} (square board used in the game of chess)  :: [Bokmål] sjakkbrett {n}; [Nynorsk] sjakkbrett {n}
chessman {n} (chess piece) SEE: chess piece  ::
chesspiece {n} (chessman) SEE: chess piece  ::
chest {n} (chest of drawers)  :: kommode {m}
chest {n} (coffin) SEE: coffin  ::
chest {n} (strong box)  :: kiste {m} {f}
chest {n} (thorax)  :: brystkasse {m} {f}
chest {n} (treasury)  :: kasse {m} {f}
chest cavity {n} (thoracic cavity) SEE: thoracic cavity  ::
chestnut {n} (chestnut tree) SEE: chestnut tree  ::
chestnut {n} (nut of the chestnut tree)  :: [Bokmål] kastanje {m}; [Nynorsk] kastanje {m}
chestnut {n} (reddish-brown colour)  :: kastanje
chestnut tree {n} (A tree that bears chestnuts)  :: [Bokmål] kastanje {m}; [Nynorsk] kastanje {m}
chevin {n} (chub) SEE: chub  ::
chevon {n} (goatmeat) SEE: goatmeat  ::
chevron {n} (diacritical mark) SEE: háček  ::
chevron {n} (guillemet) SEE: guillemet  ::
chew the fat {v} (chat idly or generally waste time talking) SEE: shoot the breeze  ::
chi {n} (qi) SEE: qi  ::
chiaroscuro {n} (artistic technique)  :: chiaroscuro {m}, kjellerlys {n}
chick {n} (young bird)  :: fugleunge {m}
chick {n} (young chicken)  :: kylling {m}
chick {n} (young woman)  :: (depending on age of speaker) +40 yrs: rype; 20 - 40 yrs: dame; <20: spa kæbe (used widely in inner east Oslo, derived from urdu)
chicken {n} (bird)  :: [Bokmål] høne {m} {f}, kylling {m}; [Nynorsk] høne {f}, kylling {m}, kjukling {m}
chicken {n} (coward)  :: feiging {m}
chicken {n} (meat)  :: kylling {m}
chicken {n} (young, attractive, slim man) SEE: twink  ::
chicken coop {n} (small building for poultry) SEE: henhouse  ::
chickenpox {n} (childhood disease)  :: [Bokmål] vannkopper {p}
chicory {n} (Cichorium endivia) SEE: endive  ::
chicory {n} (Cichorium intybus)  :: sikori
chiefly {adv} (mainly)  :: [Bokmål] hovedsakelig, primært, for det meste
chief of state {n} (the titular head of a nation) SEE: head of state  ::
child {n} (a female or male child, a daughter or son)  :: [Bokmål] barn {n}; [Nynorsk] barn {n}
child {n} (a minor)  :: barn {n} mindreårig {m}
child {n} ((computing) object which has a subservient or derivative role relative to another object)  :: barn {n}
childhood {n} (the state of being a child)  :: [Bokmål] barndom {m}; [Nynorsk] barndom {m}
childhood {n} (time when one is a child)  :: [Bokmål] barndom {m}; [Nynorsk] barndom {m}
childish {adj} (behaving immaturely)  :: barnslig
child language {n} (the language spoken by a child that doesn't have full control over it yet)  :: barnespråk {n}
child porn {n} (child pornography) SEE: child pornography  ::
child prodigy {n} (wunderkind) SEE: wunderkind  ::
child prostitution {n} (use of a child for sexual activities for profit)  :: barneprostitusjon {m}
children's home {n} (a public institution for the care and protection of children whose parents have died or can no longer care for them, see also: orphanage)  :: [Bokmål] barnehjem {n}
child's play {n} (something particularly simple or easy)  :: [Bokmål] barnemat {m}; [Nynorsk] barnemat {m}
chile {n} (chili) SEE: chili  ::
Chile {prop} (country in South America)  :: Chile
Chilean {adj} (pertaining to a Chilean person or Chileans)  :: [Bokmål] chilensk; [Nynorsk] chilensk
Chilean {adj} (pertaining to Chile)  :: [Bokmål] chilensk; [Nynorsk] chilensk
Chilean {n} (person from Chile)  :: [Bokmål] chilener {m}; [Nynorsk] chilen {m}, chilenar {m}
chili {n} (chili con carne) SEE: chili con carne  ::
chili pepper {n} (fruit)  :: [Bokmål] chilipepper {m}, chili {m}; [Nynorsk] chilipepar {m}, chili {m}
chill {v} (to become cold)  :: kjølne
chill {v} (to lower the temperature of something; to cool)  :: avkjøle
chill {v} (to relax, lie back)  :: chille [slang]
chilli {n} (chili) SEE: chili  ::
chimney {n} (UK: smokestack of a steam locomotive)  :: skorstein {m}
chimney {n} (vertical tube or hollow column; a flue)  :: pipe {f}, skorstein {m}
chin {n} (bottom of a face)  :: hake
china {n} (Cockney rhyming slang: mate) SEE: mate  ::
china {n} (porcelain)  :: [Bokmål] porselen {n}; [Nynorsk] porselen {n}
China {prop} (country in east Asia)  :: Kina
China {prop} (region corresponding to the People's Republic of China and Taiwan)  :: Kina
Chinaman {n} (a Chinese person)  :: kinamann {m}
chinchilla {n} (rodent)  :: chincilla {m}
Chinese {adj} (relating to China)  :: [Bokmål] kinesisk; [Nynorsk] kinesisk
Chinese {n} (Chinese food or meal)  :: kinamat kinesisk
Chinese {n} (person born in China)  :: [Bokmål] kineser {m}
Chinese {n} (the people of China)  :: [Bokmål] kinesere {p}
Chinese {prop} (Any language spoken in China, see also: Literary Chinese, see also: Mandarin, see also: Cantonese, see also: Wu, see also: Min Nan)  :: kinesisk {m}; [Bokmål] kinesisk {m}; [Nynorsk] kinesisk {m}
Chinese {prop} (Mandarin) SEE: Mandarin  ::
Chinese {prop} (Writing system of Chinese)  :: [Bokmål] kinesisk {m}; [Nynorsk] kinesisk {m}
Chinese cabbage {n} (bok choy) SEE: bok choy  ::
Chinese cabbage {n} (napa cabbage) SEE: napa cabbage  ::
Chinese desert cat {n} (Chinese mountain cat) SEE: Chinese mountain cat  ::
Chinese grapefruit {n} (pomelo) SEE: pomelo  ::
Chinese lantern {n} (bladder cherry) SEE: bladder cherry  ::
Chinese parsley {n} (coriander) SEE: coriander  ::
Chinese red {adj} (vermilion) SEE: vermilion  ::
chinkapin {n} (shrub in the genus Castanopsis) SEE: chinquapin  ::
chin-up {n} (an exercise done for strengthening the arms and back) SEE: pull-up  ::
chip {n} (fried strip of potato, french fry)  :: potetgull
chirality {n} (handedness in chemistry, physic and mathematics)  :: [Bokmål] kiralitet {m}; [Nynorsk] kiralitet {m}
chirology {n} (chirology) SEE: palm reading  ::
chiru {n} (Tibetan antelope) SEE: Tibetan antelope  ::
chisel {n} (tool consisting of a slim oblong block of metal)  :: meisel
chisel {v} (to cheat) SEE: cheat  ::
Chisinau {prop} (The capital city and a municipality of Moldova)  :: Chișinău
chit-chat {n} (gossip; mindless banter)  :: babbel
Chittagong {prop} (Chittagong District) SEE: Chittagong District  ::
Chittagong {prop} (Chittagong Division) SEE: Chittagong Division  ::
chive {n} (chives: herb)  :: gressløk
chive {n} (plant)  :: gressløk
chlamydia {n} (sexually transmitted disease)  :: klamydia
chloride {n} (any salt of hydrochloric acid)  :: [Bokmål] klorid {n}; [Nynorsk] klorid {n}
chlorine {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] klor {n}; [Nynorsk] klor {n}
chlorophyll {n} (green pigment)  :: [Bokmål] bladgrønt, klorofyll {n}; [Nynorsk] bladgrønt, klorofyll {n}
chocolate {adj} (colour)  :: sjokoladebrun
chocolate {n} (colour)  :: sjokoladebrun {m}
chocolate {n} (food made from ground roasted cocoa beans)  :: sjokolade {m}
chocolate {n} (small piece of confectionery made from chocolate)  :: konfekt {m}
chocolate cake {n} (cake containing chocolate)  :: [Bokmål] sjokoladekake {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sjokoladekake {f}
chocolate milk {n} (A milk drink flavored with chocolate)  :: sjokolademelk
choice {n} (option or decision)  :: valg
choir {n} (part of a church for choir assembly)  :: kor {c}
choir {n} (singing group)  :: kor {n}
choke {n} (constriction at a shotgun barrel)  :: redusert
choke {n} (type of hold in wrestling etc.)  :: kvelertak
cholera {n} (infectious disease)  :: kolera
choose {v} (to pick)  :: [Bokmål] velge
choose {v}  :: velge, utvelge, beslutte
chopper {n} (axe/ax) SEE: axe  ::
chopping board {n} (a sturdy board, upon which one chops and prepares food)  :: fjøl {f}, skjærefjøl {f}; [Bokmål] fjel {m}, skjærefjel {m}
chopstick {n} (single eating utensil)  :: spisepinne {m}
chord {n} (combination of three or more notes )  :: akkord, note, noter
chore {n} (a difficult, unpleasant, or routine task)  :: hverdagsrutine {m}, plikt {m}
choreographic {adj} (balletic) SEE: balletic  ::
choreography {n} (art)  :: [Bokmål] koreografi {m}; [Nynorsk] koreografi {m}
choreography {n} (notation)  :: [Bokmål] koreografi {m}; [Nynorsk] koreografi {m}
choreography {n} (representation)  :: [Bokmål] koreografi {m}; [Nynorsk] koreografi {m}
chortle {n} (joyful, somewhat muffled laugh)  :: humring {c}, klukklatter {m}, snøfting {c}
chortle {v} (to laugh with a chortle or chortles)  :: humre, klukkle, snøfte
Christ {prop} (title for Jesus of Nazareth)  :: Kristus {m}
Christadelphian {adj} (pertaining to the Christadelphians)  :: kristadelfiansk {m}
Christadelphian {n} (a member of a certain nontrinitarian Christian denomination)  :: kristadelfianer {m}
Christian {prop} (male given name)  :: Kristian
Christiana {prop} (a female given name)  :: Kristiane
Christianity {n} (monotheistic religion)  :: kristendom
Christian name {n} (any forename) SEE: forename  ::
Christina {prop} (female given name)  :: Kristine {f}
Christine {prop} (female name) SEE: Christina  ::
Christmas {n} (Christian holiday)  :: jul {c}
Christmas card {n} (greeting card that celebrates Christmas)  :: julekort
Christmas Day {n} (the 25th of December)  :: første juledag {m}
Christmas Eve {prop} (day before Christmas Day)  :: julaften {m}
Christmas Eve {prop} (evening before Christmas Day)  :: julaften {m}
Christmas Island {prop} (Kiritimati) SEE: Kiritimati  ::
Christmas lights {n} (Christmas lights)  :: julelys {n}
Christmas seal {n} (charity label in form of a cinderella stamp)  :: julemerke
Christmas season {n} (Advent) SEE: Advent  ::
Christmassy {adj} (resembling or having feelings of Christmas)  :: julete, julaktig
Christmas tree {n} (a tree used during the Christmas holiday season)  :: juletre {n}
Christopher {prop} (a male given name)  :: Kristoffer
chromium {n} (chemical element)  :: krom
chromium-plate {v} (chrome) SEE: chrome  ::
chronograph {n} (chronogram) SEE: chronogram  ::
chronology {n}  :: kronologi {m}
chronophagous {adj} (time-consuming) SEE: time-consuming  ::
chrysanthemum {n} (flower)  :: krysantemum
chubby {adj} (of a person, somewhat fat)  :: [Bokmål] lubben {m} {f}
chuck {n} (meat from the shoulder of a cow)  :: [Bokmål] høyrygg {m}
chuck {n} (mechanical device)  :: chuck {m}
chuckle {n} (a quiet laugh)  :: klukklatter {m}
chuckle {v} (to laugh quietly or inwardly)  :: klukkle, småle, sitte og more seg
chuckle {v} (to make the sound of chicken)  :: klukke
chuck steak {n} (meat)  :: [Bokmål] høyrygg {m}
chumminess {n} (state of being chummy) SEE: folksiness  ::
chunk {n} (a part of something)  :: [Bokmål] bit {m}
chunk {n} (a representative of substance)  :: [Bokmål] klump {m}
Chunnel {prop} (Channel Tunnel) SEE: Channel Tunnel  ::
church {n} (house of worship)  :: [Bokmål] kirke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kyrkje {f}
church bell {n} (bell of a church)  :: [Bokmål] kirkeklokke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kyrkjeklokke {f}
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints {prop} (major denomination of the Latter Day Saint movement)  :: Jesu Kristi Kirke av Siste Dagers Hellige {m}
church service {n} (communal worship)  :: [Bokmål] gudsteneste; [Nynorsk] gudstjeneste
churlish {adj} (of or pertaining to a serf)  :: bondsk
churlish {adj} (rude or surly)  :: gretten
ciao {interj} (goodbye) SEE: goodbye  ::
ciao {interj} (hello) SEE: hello  ::
Ciceronical {adj} (obsolete: Ciceronian) SEE: Ciceronian  ::
cider {n} (alcoholic beverage)  :: [Bokmål] sider {m}; [Nynorsk] sider {m}
cider {n} (soft drink) SEE: soft drink  ::
cigar {n} (tobacco)  :: [Bokmål] sigar {m}; [Nynorsk] sigar {m}
cigarette {n} (cigarette)  :: sigarett {m}
cigarette lighter {n} (lighter) SEE: lighter  ::
cinder {n} (ember) SEE: ember  ::
Cinderella {prop} (fairy tale)  :: Askepott
Cinderella {prop} (main character in this fairy tale)  :: Askepott
cinema {n} (a film/movie theatre)  :: [Bokmål] kino {m}; [Nynorsk] kino {m}
cinematic {adj} (relating to kinematics) SEE: kinematic  ::
cinereous vulture {n} (Eurasian black vulture) SEE: Eurasian black vulture  ::
cinnabar {n} (color)  :: sinober {m}
cinnabar {n} (mineral)  :: sinober {m}
cinnamon {n} (Cinnamomum verum)  :: kaneltre {n}
cinnamon {n} (colour)  :: kanelfarge {m}
cinnamon {n} (spice)  :: kanel
cinquefoil {n} (potentilla) SEE: potentilla  ::
circle {n} (two-dimensional outline geometric figure)  :: sirkel
circles {n} (darkening bagginess of skin under eyes)  :: poser under øynene
circle segment {n} (circular arc) SEE: circular arc  ::
circuit {n} (electric current path)  :: kretsløp {n}
circuit breaker {n} (electrical switch)  :: effektbryter {m}
circular {adj} (circular definition) SEE: circular definition  ::
circular argument {n} (a type of argument)  :: [Bokmål] sirkelargument {n}
circular saw {n} (a power saw with a circular cutting blade)  :: [Bokmål] sirkelsag {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sirkelsag {f}
circumambient {adj} (surrounding) SEE: surrounding  ::
circumference {n} (length of such line)  :: omkrets {m}
circumference {n} (line that bounds a circle or other two-dimensional object)  :: omkrets {m}
circumflex {n} (circumflex accent)  :: cirkumfleks {m}, sirkumfleks {m}
circumscription {n} (electoral district) SEE: electoral district  ::
circumspect {adj} (carefully aware of all circumstances)  :: omstendelig
circumstance {n} (that which attends, or relates to, or in some way affects, a fact or event)  :: [Bokmål] omstendighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] omstende {n}
circus {n} (company that travels)  :: [Bokmål] sirkus {n}; [Nynorsk] sirkus {n}
cire perdue {n} (lost wax) SEE: lost wax  ::
cirque {n} (curved depression in a mountainside)  :: [Bokmål] botn {m}; [Nynorsk] botn {m}
cistern {n} (cisterna) SEE: cisterna  ::
cistern {n} (flush toilet's container)  :: [Bokmål] sisterne {m} {f}, cisterne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sisterne {f}, cisterne {f}
cistern {n} (reservoir for holding water)  :: [Bokmål] sisterne {m} {f}, cisterne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sisterne {f}, cisterne {f}
citation needed {phrase} (A portion of a wiki needs to be validated by a source.)  :: [Bokmål] trenger referanse; [Nynorsk] treng kjelde
cite {v} (quote) SEE: quote  ::
citizen {n} (legal member of a state)  :: borger
citizen journalism {n} (reporting by amateurs on the scene of an event)  :: borgerjournalistikk
citizenship {n} (state of being a citizen)  :: [Bokmål] borgerskap, statsborgerskap
citric acid {n} (2-hydroxy-1,2,3-propanetricarboxylic acid, C6H8O7)  :: [Bokmål] sitronsyre {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sitronsyre {f}
citron {n} (fruit)  :: sukatsitron
city {n} (central business district) SEE: central business district  ::
city {n} (downtown) SEE: downtown  ::
city {n} (large settlement)  :: by {m}
city hall {n} (the building that houses a city government)  :: rådhus {n}
civet coffee {n} (coffee made from eaten berries) SEE: kopi luwak  ::
civil disobedience {n} (active and non-violent refusal to obey)  :: sivil ulydighet
civilian {n} (non-military person)  :: [Bokmål] sivilist {m}; [Nynorsk] sivilist {m}
civilization {n} (organized culture)  :: sivilisasjon {m}
civilization {prop}  :: kulturen {f}
civilization {prop} (people of the world considered to have a high standard of behavior)  :: sivilisasjon {m}
civilize {v} (civilise) SEE: civilise  ::
civil law {n} (body of law dealing with private relations)  :: privatrecht
civil war {n} (war between factions within a single country)  :: [Bokmål] borgerkrig {m}; [Nynorsk] borgarkrig {m}
Civil War {prop} (civil war) SEE: civil war  ::
civvies {n} (mufti (dress)) SEE: mufti  ::
Claire {prop} (female given name) SEE: Clara  ::
clairvoyance {n} (the power to perceive objects that are not accessible to the senses)  :: klarsynthet
clam {n} (mollusc, see also: mollusc, see also: oyster, see also: mussel)  :: musling, blåskjell
clamber {v} (to climb with difficulty or haphazardly)  :: kravle
clap {n} (gonorrhea)  :: dryppert
clapboard {n} (clapperboard) SEE: clapperboard  ::
clapper board {n} (clapperboard) SEE: clapperboard  ::
clapperboard {n} (device used in film)  :: klapper
Clara {prop} (female given name)  :: Klara
clarinet {n} (woodwind musical instrument)  :: klarinett {m}
clarinetist {n} (musician)  :: klarinettist {m}
class {n} (admirable behavior; elegance)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} (category of seats in an airplane, train or other means of mass transportation)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} (classification below Phylum and above Order)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} (division of society into classes)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} (group, collection, category or set sharing characteristics or attributes)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} (group of students in a regularly scheduled meeting with a teacher)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} (group of students who commenced or completed their education during a particular year)  :: kull {n}, årskull {n}
class {n} ((mathematics) collection of sets definable by a shared property)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} ((programming, object-oriented) set of objects possibly differing in state but not behavior)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} (series of classes covering a single subject)  :: kurs {n}
class {n} (social grouping, based on job, wealth, etc.)  :: klasse {m} {f}
classification {n} (act of forming into classes)  :: klassifikasjon
classified {n} (classified advertisement) SEE: classified advertisement  ::
classified ad {n} (classified advertisement) SEE: classified advertisement  ::
classroom {n} (room in a school)  :: klasserom {n}
class struggle {n} (struggle between classes)  :: klassekamp {m}
claustrophobia {n} (fear of closed, tight places)  :: [Bokmål] klaustrofobi {m}; [Nynorsk] klaustrofobi {m}
claustrophobic {adj} (Suffering from claustrophobia)  :: [Bokmål] klaustrofobisk; [Nynorsk] klaustrofobisk
clavis {n} (glossary) SEE: glossary  ::
claw {n}  :: kloa
claw hammer {n} (hammer with 2 prongs)  :: klohammer
clean {adj} (empty) SEE: empty  ::
clean {v} ((transitive) to remove dirt from a place or object)  :: gjøre rent
cleanser {n} (detergent) SEE: detergent  ::
clear {adj} (bright, not obscured)  :: klar, ren
clear {adj} (distinct) SEE: distinct  ::
clear {adj} (free of ambiguity or doubt)  :: klar
clear {adj} (free of guilt or suspicion)  :: ren
clear {adj} (free of obstacles)  :: klar
clear {adj} (meteorology: less than 1/8 obscured by clouds)  :: klar, skyfri
clear {adj} (possessing little or no perceptible stimuli)  :: fri
clear {adj} (transparent in colour)  :: klar, gjennomsiktig
clear {adj} (without a thickening ingredient)  :: klar
clear {adj} (without clouds)  :: klar
clear one's throat {v} (forcibly expulsing air from one's lungs)  :: kremte
cleave {v} (transitive to split or sever)  :: kløyve
cleaver {n} (a squarish knife used for hacking)  :: [Bokmål] kjøttøks {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kjøttøks {f}
clef {n} (musical symbol)  :: nøkkel
cleft lip {n} (harelip) SEE: harelip  ::
clench {v} (to squeeze)  :: [Bokmål] knyte, knytte
clever {adj} (mentally quick or sharp)  :: klok, begavet, intelligent, skarpsindig, smart
cleverness {n} (being clever, mentally sharp)  :: [Bokmål] dyktighet {c}
cliché {n} (overused phrase or expression)  :: klisjé {n}
cliche {n} (cliché) SEE: cliché  ::
client service {n} (customer service) SEE: customer service  ::
climate {n} (context in general of a particular political, moral etc. situation)  :: [Bokmål] klima {n}; [Nynorsk] klima {n}
climate {n} (long-term atmospheric conditions)  :: [Bokmål] klima {n}; [Nynorsk] klima {n}
climate change {n} (changes in the Earth's climate)  :: [Bokmål] klimaendring {m}; [Nynorsk] klimaendring {m}
climatology {n} (science)  :: klimatologi {c}
climax {n} (orgasm)  :: klimaks {n}
climax {n} (point of greatest intensity or force)  :: klimaks {n}
climb {v} (of plants: to grow upwards by clinging to something)  :: [Bokmål] klatre; [Nynorsk] klatre
climb {v} (to ascend, to go up)  :: [Bokmål] klatre; [Nynorsk] klatre
climb {v} (to mount, to move upwards on)  :: [Bokmål] klatre; [Nynorsk] klatre
climb {v} (to move by using the hands and feet)  :: [Bokmål] klatre; [Nynorsk] klatre
climb {v} (to practice the sport of climbing)  :: [Bokmål] klatre; [Nynorsk] klatre
climber {n} (one who climbs)  :: [Bokmål] klatrer {m}; [Nynorsk] klatrar {m}
cling {v} (hold tightly)  :: klenge
clinic {n} (medical facility)  :: [Bokmål] klinikk {m}; [Nynorsk] klinikk {m}
clinical examination {n} (physical examination) SEE: physical examination  ::
clinical psychology {n} (Branch of psychology)  :: klinisk psykologi
clinker {n} (fetters) SEE: fetter  ::
clitorectomy {n} (clitoridectomy) SEE: clitoridectomy  ::
clitorial {adj} (clitoral) SEE: clitoral  ::
clitorially {adv} (clitorally) SEE: clitorally  ::
clitoris {n} (elongated erectile organ)  :: klitoris {m}
cloak {n} (cape)  :: kappe {f}
cloakroom {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
clobber {v} ((computing) To overwrite or override, often unintentionally.)  :: slette
clock {n} (instrument to measure or keep track of time)  :: [Bokmål] klokke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] klokke {f}
clock {v} (measure the duration of)  :: ta tiden på
clockwise {adv} (in a circular fashion in the same direction as the hands of an analogue clock)  :: medurs
clockwisely {adv} (clockwise) SEE: clockwise#Adverb  ::
clockwork {n} (mechanism powered by coiled spring to drive mechanical device)  :: urverk {n}
cloister vault {n} (structure created by intersection of vaults)  :: klosterhvelv {n}
close {adj} (at a little distance)  :: nær
close {v} (move (a door))  :: lukke, stenge
close {v} (put an end to)  :: avslutte
close, but no cigar {phrase} (that's almost correct, but not quite)  :: nesten skyter ingen mann av hesten
closed {adj} (not open)  :: lukket
closely {adv}  :: nær
closet {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
cloth {n} (a piece of cloth)  :: stoff {n}
clothes {n} (apparel)  :: bekledning {f}; [Bokmål] klær {p}
clothes-brush {n} (a brush for brushing clothes)  :: [Bokmål] klesbørste {m}; [Nynorsk] klebørste {m}, kledebørste {m}, klesbørste {m}
clothesbrush {n} (a brush for brushing clothes with)  :: [Bokmål] klesbørste {m}; [Nynorsk] klebørste {m}, kledebørste {m}, klesbørste {m}
clothes maiden {n} (rack for drying clothes) SEE: clotheshorse  ::
clothes peg {n} (an object used to attach wet laundry to a clothesline)  :: klesklype
clothespin {n} (a clip or fastener) SEE: clothes peg  ::
clothes tree {n} (pole with pegs)  :: [Bokmål] stumtjener {m}; [Nynorsk] stumtenar {m}
clothestree {n} (clothes tree) SEE: clothes tree  ::
clothing {n} (clothes)  :: [Bokmål] klær {p}; [Nynorsk] klede {p}
cloud {n} (anything which makes things foggy or gloomy)  :: [Bokmål] sky {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sky {f}
cloud {n} (group of objects suspended above the ground or flying)  :: [Bokmål] sky {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sky {f}
cloud {n} (mass of dust, steam or smoke)  :: [Bokmål] sky {m} {f}, støvsky {m} {f} (mass of dust); [Nynorsk] sky {f}, støvsky {f} (mass of dust)
cloud {n} (the Internet)  :: [Bokmål] sky {m} {f}, cloud {m}; [Nynorsk] sky {f}, cloud {m}
cloud {n} (visible mass of water droplets suspended in the air)  :: [Bokmål] sky {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sky {f}
cloud {v} (to become foggy or gloomy, to become obscured from sight)  :: skye, overskye, formørke, fordunkle
cloud {v} (to make obscure (e.g. to cloud the issue))  :: fordunkle
cloudberry {n} (fruit)  :: [Nynorsk] molte; [Bokmål] multe, multebær
cloudberry {n} (species)  :: [Bokmål] multe {f}; [Nynorsk] molte {f}
cloudburst {n} (sudden heavy rainstorm)  :: styrtregn {n}
clove {n} (constitutive bulb of garlic)  :: fedd {n}
clove {n} (spice)  :: Nellikspiker {m}
cloven {adj} (split or divided)  :: kløyvd
clove pink {n} (carnation) SEE: carnation  ::
clover {n} (plant in genus Trifolium)  :: kløver
cloverleaf {n} (cloverleaf interchange) SEE: cloverleaf interchange  ::
clown {n} (performance artist working in a circus)  :: klovn {m}
club {n} (association of members)  :: [Bokmål] klubb {m}; [Nynorsk] klubb {m}
club {n} (hitting implement)  :: kølle {f}
club {n} (nightclub)  :: nattklubb {m}
club {n} (playing card symbol, ♣)  :: kløver {m}
club {n} (weapon)  :: klubbe {f}
clubs {n} (plural of club) SEE: club  ::
clumsy {adj}  :: klønet
clunky {adj} (ungainly and awkward to use)  :: [Bokmål] prakket, tungvint, upraktisk
clutch {n} (A device to interrupt power transmission)  :: clutch {m}, kløtsj {m}, kobling {m}
clutch {n} (The pedal in a car that disengages power transmission)  :: clutchpedal {m}, kløtsjpedal {m}, koblingspedal {m}
c'mere {contraction} (come) SEE: come  ::
c'mere {contraction} (here) SEE: here  ::
coach {n} (railroad car drawn by a locomotive)  :: vogn {m} {f}
coach {n} (trainer)  :: trener {m}
coachman {n} (one who drives a coach)  :: kusk {m}
coadjutor {n} (assistant) SEE: assistant  ::
coagulate {v} (become congealed)  :: koagulere
coagulation {n} (process of forming clots from blood)  :: [Bokmål] hemostase {m}, koagulasjon {m}, koagulering {m}; [Nynorsk] hemostase {m}, koagulasjon {m}, koagulering {f}
coagulation {n} (similar solidification)  :: [Bokmål] koagulasjon {m}, koagulering {m}; [Nynorsk] koagulasjon {m}, koagulering {f}
coal {n} (uncountable: carbon rock)  :: [Bokmål] kull {n}, kol {n}; [Nynorsk] kol {n}
coalmine {n} (coal mine) SEE: coal mine  ::
coarse {adj} (not refined)  :: [Bokmål] grov; [Nynorsk] grov
coarse {adj} (of inferior quality)  :: [Bokmål] grov; [Nynorsk] grov
coast {n} (edge of land meeting ocean, sea, gulf, bay)  :: kyst, strand
coaster {n} (roller coaster) SEE: roller coaster  ::
coastline {n} (the shape of a coast)  :: [Bokmål] kystlinje {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kystline {f}, kystlinje {f}
coat {n} (outer garment covering the upper torso and arms)  :: frakk {m}
coat hanger {n} (device used to hang up coats, shirts, etc)  :: [Bokmål] kleshenger {m}; [Nynorsk] kledehengjar {m}, klehengjar {m}, kleshengjar {m}
coat of arms {n} (a hereditary design depicted on an escutcheon)  :: [Bokmål] våpen {n}; [Nynorsk] våpen {n}
coat-rack {n} (coat rack) SEE: coat rack  ::
coatrack {n} (coat rack) SEE: coat rack  ::
coat stand {n} (pole with pegs)  :: stumtjener {m}
coat-stand {n} (coat stand) SEE: coat stand  ::
coatstand {n} (coat stand) SEE: coat stand  ::
coax {v} (manipulate carefully into position)  :: lirke
cob {n} (bread roll) SEE: bread roll  ::
cob {n} (cobnut) SEE: cobnut  ::
cob {n} (corncob) SEE: corncob  ::
cob {n} (gull) SEE: gull  ::
cobalt {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] kobolt {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] kobolt {m}
cobalt blue {adj} (colour)  :: [Bokmål] koboltblå; [Nynorsk] koboltblå
cobalt blue {n} (colour)  :: [Bokmål] koboltblått {n}; [Nynorsk] koboltblått {n}
cobble {n} (cobblestone) SEE: cobblestone  ::
cobblestone {n} (a rounded stone)  :: brostein {m}
cobweb {n} (a spider’s web) SEE: spiderweb  ::
Coca-Cola {n} (Coke) SEE: Coke  ::
Coca-Cola {prop} (particular carbonated soft drink)  :: Coca-Cola
cocaine {n} (the narcotic)  :: kokain {m} {n}
coccyx {n} (tailbone) SEE: tailbone  ::
cochlea {n} (the complex, spirally coiled, tapered cavity of the inner ear)  :: sneglehuset
cock {n} (male chicken or other gallinaceous bird)  :: hane {m}
cock {n} (slang: penis) SEE: dick  ::
cock {n} (valve or tap for controlling flow of liquid) SEE: stopcock  ::
cock-a-doodle-doo {interj} (The cry of the rooster)  :: kykkeliky; [Nynorsk] kukelululu
cockchafer {n} (beetle of genus Melolontha)  :: oldenborre
cockle {n} (corncockle) SEE: corncockle  ::
cockle {n}  :: hjerteskjell {n}
cockle {n} (wrinkle) SEE: wrinkle  ::
cock pump {n} (penis pump) SEE: penis pump  ::
cockroach {n} (type of insect)  :: [Bokmål] kakerlakk {m}; [Nynorsk] kakerlakk {m}
cockscomb {n} (Rhinanthus minor) SEE: yellow rattle  ::
cocksucker {n} (a fellator)  :: [Bokmål] kuksuger {m}
cockteaser {n} (cocktease) SEE: cocktease  ::
cocoa bean {n} (seed of the cocoa plant)  :: kakaobønne {c}
coconut {n} (coconut palm) SEE: coconut palm  ::
coconut {n} (fruit of coco palm)  :: kokosnøtt {f} {m}
coconut milk {n} (the liquid from inside the seed of the coconut)  :: [Bokmål] kokosmelk {f} {m}, kokosmjølk {f}; [Nynorsk] kokosmjølk {f}
cod {n} (marine fish of the family Gadidae)  :: torsk {m}
code {n} (machine code) SEE: machine code  ::
code {n} (source code) SEE: source code  ::
codebook {n} (computing: lookup table) SEE: lookup table  ::
codfish {n} (cod) SEE: cod  ::
coding {n} (encoding) SEE: encoding  ::
coercion {n} (actual or threatened force for the purpose of compelling action by another person)  :: tvang
coetaneous {adj} (contemporary) SEE: contemporary  ::
coffee {n} (beverage)  :: [Bokmål] kaffe; [Nynorsk] kaffi
coffee bean {n} (The seed of a tropical plant of the genus Coffea)  :: [Bokmål] kaffebønne {c}; [Nynorsk] kaffibønne {c}
coffee break {n} (a rest period during the business day providing the opportunity to drink coffee)  :: kaffepause {m}
coffee cup {n} (cup for coffee)  :: [Bokmål] kaffekopp {m}; [Nynorsk] kaffikopp {m}
coffeehouse {n} (café) SEE: café  ::
coffee plunger {n} (cafetière) SEE: cafetière  ::
coffee shop {n} (café) SEE: café  ::
coffer {n} (cofferdam) SEE: cofferdam  ::
coffin {n} (box for the dead)  :: kiste {m} {f}, gravkiste {m} {f}
cogener {n} (congener) SEE: congener  ::
cogitable {adj} (conceivable) SEE: conceivable  ::
cognac {n} (type of brandy)  :: konjakk
cognitive psychology {n} (branch of psychology)  :: kognitiv psykologi
cog wheel {n} (gear wheel) SEE: gear wheel  ::
cogwheel {n} (gear wheel) SEE: gear wheel  ::
cohabitant {n} (person who cohabits with another)  :: [Bokmål] samboer {m}, sambuer {m}; [Nynorsk] sambuar {m}
cohabitation {n} (act of living together)  :: [Bokmål] samboerskap {n}
cohabitation {n} (intimate relationship)  :: [Bokmål] samboerskap {n}
coherent {adj} (of waves having the same direction, wavelength and phase)  :: [Bokmål] koherent; [Nynorsk] koherent
coherent {adj} (sticking together)  :: [Bokmål] koherent; [Nynorsk] koherent
cohort {n} (abettor) SEE: abettor  ::
cohort {n} (accomplice) SEE: accomplice  ::
cohort {n} (associate) SEE: associate  ::
cohort {n} (colleague) SEE: colleague  ::
coiffure {n} (hairstyle) SEE: hairstyle  ::
coin {n} ((currency) A piece of currency)  :: mynt {m}
coincidence {n} (coincidence point) SEE: coincidence point  ::
coincidence {n} (state of events appearing to be connected when they are not)  :: [Bokmål] sammentreff {n}, sammenfall {n}; [Nynorsk] samantreff {m} {n}, samanfall
coitus interruptus {n} (sexual intercourse interrupted by withdrawal of the penis)  :: hoppe av i svingen
coke {n} (coal product)  :: koks {m}
coke {n} (Coke) SEE: Coke  ::
Coke {n} (informal: any cola-flavored drink)  :: cola {m}
colander {n} (a bowl-shaped kitchen utensil with holes in it used for draining food such as pasta)  :: dørslag {n}
cold {adj} (having a low temperature)  :: kald
cold {adj} (of a person)  :: kald
cold {adj} (of the weather)  :: kaldt
cold {adj} (unfriendly)  :: kald
cold {adj} (unprepared)  :: kald
cold {n} (illness)  :: [Bokmål] forkjølelse {m}; [Nynorsk] forkjøling {f}
cold {n} (low temperature)  :: kulde {m}
cold-blooded {adj} (having an unregulated body temperature; ectothermic)  :: kaldblodig
cold-blooded {adj} (lacking emotion or compunction)  :: kaldblodig
cold war {n} (a period of hostile relations)  :: kald krig {n}
Cold War {prop} (a period of history from 1945-1991)  :: Den kalde krigen
cole {n} (cabbage) SEE: cabbage  ::
coleopterology {n} (scientific study of beetles)  :: [Bokmål] koleopterologi {m}; [Nynorsk] koleopterologi {m}
cole slaw {n} (salad based on shredded cabbage) SEE: coleslaw  ::
collaborate {v} (to cooperate treasonably)  :: samarbeide (med fienden), kollaborere
collaborate {v} (to work together on a piece of work)  :: samarbeide
collaboration {n} (act of collaborating)  :: samarbeid
collage {n} (picture made by sticking other pictures onto a surface)  :: kollasj {m}, collage {m}
collapsible {adj} (that can be collapsed)  :: sammenleggbar
collar {v} (to arrest) SEE: arrest  ::
collarbone {n} (clavicle) SEE: clavicle  ::
collared dove {n} (collared dove)  :: tyrkerdue
colleague {n} (fellow member of a profession)  :: [Bokmål] kollega {m}; [Nynorsk] kollega {m}
collection {n} (multiple related objects)  :: [Bokmål] samling {m} {f}, [new clothes] kolleksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] samling {f}, [new clothes] kolleksjon {m}
collection {n} (set of items)  :: [Bokmål] samling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] samling {f}
collector {n} (person or thing that collects)  :: [Bokmål] samler {m}; [Nynorsk] samlar {m}
college {n} (politics: electoral college) SEE: electoral college  ::
collision {n} (instance of colliding)  :: [Bokmål] kollisjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kollisjon {m}
Colombia {prop} (country in South America)  :: Colombia
Colombian {adj} (pertaining to Colombia)  :: [Bokmål] colombiansk, kolombiansk; [Nynorsk] colombiansk, kolombiansk
Colombian {n} (A person from Colombia)  :: [Bokmål] colombianer {m}, kolombianer {m}; [Nynorsk] colombian {m}, colombianar {m}, kolombian {m}, kolombianar {m}
Colombian necktie {n} (violent and intimidating method of execution)  :: Colombiansk slips
colon {n} (digestive system)  :: endetarm {m}
colon {n} (punctuation mark)  :: kolon {n}
colonel {n} (commissioned office in the armed services)  :: oberst {m}
colonialism {n} (colonial domination policy)  :: kolonialisme
colonoscopic {adj} (coloscopic) SEE: coloscopic  ::
colony {n} (group of organisms)  :: [Bokmål] koloni {m}; [Nynorsk] koloni {m}
colony {n} (region or governmental unit)  :: [Bokmål] koloni {m}; [Nynorsk] koloni {m}
colophony {n} (rosin) SEE: rosin  ::
color {n} (any of the standard dark tinctures used in a coat of arms)  :: farge {m}
color {n} (hue as opposed to achromatic colours)  :: farge {m}, fargetone {m}, kulør {m}
color {n} (human skin tone, especially as an indicator of race or ethnicity)  :: hudfarge {m}
color {n} (interest, especially in a selective area)  :: koloritt {m}
color {n} (particular set of the visible spectrum)  :: farge {m}
color {n} (spectral composition of visible light)  :: farge {m}
color {n} (standard or banner (colours))  :: fane {m}
color {v} (affect without completely changing)  :: farge
color {v} (become red through increased blood flow)  :: rødme
color {v} (draw using crayons)  :: fargelegge, male
color {v} (give something color)  :: farge
color blind {adj} (unable to distinguish between two or more primary colors)  :: fargeblind
color blindness {n} (condition in which the ability to see colors is impaired)  :: fargeblindhet {m}
colorful {adj} (possessing prominent and varied colors)  :: fargerik
colostrum {n} (a form of milk)  :: råmelk; [Nynorsk] råmjølk
colour {adj} (colour) SEE: color  ::
colour {n} (colour) SEE: color  ::
colour {v} (colour) SEE: color  ::
colposcope {n} (a form of endoscope)  :: kolposkop
colt {n} (young male horse)  :: hingstføll {n}
coltsfoot {n} (Tussilago farfara)  :: hestehov
column {n} (a vertical body of text)  :: [Bokmål] spalte {m}; [Nynorsk] spalt {f}
Coma Berenices {prop} (small dim summer constellation of the northern sky)  :: Berenikes hår
comb {n} (structure of cells made by bees) SEE: honeycomb  ::
comb {n} (toothed implement for grooming the hair)  :: kam
combat {n} (a battle; a fight; a struggle for victory)  :: slagsmål
combination {n} (act of combining)  :: [Bokmål] kombinasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kombinasjon {m}
combination {n} (sequence of numbers or letters for a combination lock)  :: [Bokmål] kombinasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kombinasjon {m}
combine {n} (combination) SEE: combination  ::
combine {n} (combine harvester) SEE: combine harvester  ::
combover {n} (A manner of combing hair to conceal a bald spot)  :: [Bokmål] hentesveis {m}; [Nynorsk] hentesveis {m}
combustion {n} (process wherein a fuel is combined with oxygen)  :: [Bokmål] forbrenning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] forbrenning {f}
combustion {n} (similar process where two chemicals are combined)  :: [Bokmål] forbrenning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] forbrenning {f}
combustion {n} (the act or process of burning)  :: [Bokmål] forbrenning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] forbrenning {f}
come {v} (to arrive, to appear)  :: ankomme, komme
come {v} (to move from further away to nearer to)  :: komme
come {v} (to orgasm)  :: komme
come back {v} ((intransitive) To return to a place)  :: returnere, komme tilbake
comeback {n} (return to fame etc.)  :: [Bokmål] comeback {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] comeback {n}
comedian {n} (entertainer)  :: [Bokmål] komiker {m}
comedy {n} (dramatic work that is light and humorous or satirical in tone)  :: [Bokmål] komedie {m}; [Nynorsk] komedie {m}
comedy duo {n} (comic pairing) SEE: double act  ::
come in {v} (enter) SEE: enter  ::
come on {n} (come-on) SEE: come-on  ::
come out {v} (to come out of the closet) SEE: come out of the closet  ::
come out of the closet {v} (to tell others about a secret belief or preference)  :: komme ut av skapet
comet {n} (a celestial body, generally with a tail)  :: [Bokmål] komet {m}; [Nynorsk] komet {m}
come to mind {v} (spring to mind) SEE: spring to mind  ::
come to nought {v} (come to nothing) SEE: come to nothing  ::
come upon {v} (to come across; to discover)  :: komme over
comeuppance {n} (an outcome which is justly deserved)  :: lønn som fortjent
comfort {n}  :: bekvemmelighet
comfort {v} (console) SEE: console  ::
comics {n} (artistic medium)  :: tegneserier {m}
coming out {v} (self-disclosure of sexual orientation) SEE: coming out of the closet  ::
Comintern {prop} (international association of Communist parties)  :: Komintern
comitative case {n} (case used to denote companionship)  :: komitativ
commence {v} (To begin, start)  :: begynne, påbegynne
comment {n} (spoken remark)  :: kommentar {m}
comment {v} (to remark)  :: kommentere
commercial {n} (advertisement in a common media format)  :: reklame {m}, annonse {m}
commercialization {n} (the act of commercializing)  :: [Bokmål] kommersialisering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kommersialisering {f}
commie {n} (communist) SEE: communist  ::
commiserate {v} (to feel or express compassion or sympathy)  :: kondolere
commit {v} (to pledge or bind; to compromise, expose, or endanger)  :: [Bokmål] forplikte; [Nynorsk] binde
commitment {n} (act of being locked away)  :: [Bokmål] tvangsinnleggelse {m}, tvangsinnlegging {c} (in a mental hospital); [Nynorsk] tvangsinnlegging {f} (in a mental hospital)
commitment {n} (act or instance of committing, putting in charge, keeping, or trust)  :: [Bokmål] overlatelse {m}; [Nynorsk] overlating {f}
commitment {n} (being bound emotionally/intellectually to course of action or to others)  :: engasjement {n}
commitment {n} (promise or agreement to do something in the future)  :: [Bokmål] forpliktelse {m}; [Nynorsk] forplikting {f}
commitment {n} (state of being pledged or engaged)  :: [Bokmål] forpliktelse {m}; [Nynorsk] forplikting {f}
commitment {n} (trait of sincerity and focused purpose)  :: [Bokmål] engasjement {n}, forpliktelse {m}; [Nynorsk] engasjement {n}, forplikting {f}
commit suicide {v} (to kill oneself)  :: begå selvmord
committee {n} (group of persons convened for the accomplishment of some specific purpose)  :: [Bokmål] komité {m}; [Nynorsk] komité {m}
commo {n} (commie) SEE: commie  ::
commo {n} (communication) SEE: communication  ::
commo {n} (communist) SEE: communist  ::
common {adj} (found in large numbers or in a large quantity)  :: vanlig
common {adj} (grammar: of the gender resulting from the coalescence of the masculine and feminine genders)  :: felleskjønn {n}
common {adj} (ordinary)  :: vanlig
common {adj} (usual)  :: vanlig
common alder {n} (black alder) SEE: black alder  ::
commonality {n} (common people) SEE: commonalty  ::
common bullfinch {n} (Eurasian bullfinch) SEE: Eurasian bullfinch  ::
common chickweed {n} (herb)  :: vassarve {c}
common eider {n} (sea duck)  :: ærfugl {m}
Common Germanic {prop} (Proto-Germanic) SEE: Proto-Germanic  ::
common gull {n} (Larus canus)  :: fiskemåke; [Nynorsk] fiskemåse
common kestrel {n} (small falcon)  :: tårnfalk
common land {n} (land free for anybody to graze their animals on)  :: [Bokmål] allmenning {m}; [Nynorsk] allmenning {m}
common law {n} (law developed by judges)  :: common law
common law {n}  :: rettspraksis {m}
common loon {n} (great northern diver) SEE: great northern diver  ::
common minnow {n} (a widespread species of minnow)  :: ørekyte {m} {f}
common noun {n} (Not a particular object like a proper noun. Is in a large group with the others of its kind.)  :: appellativ, fellesnavn, samnamn
common reed {n} (type of reed grass)  :: [Bokmål] takrør {n}; [Nynorsk] takrør {f} {n}, takrøyr {f} {n}
common sense {n} (ordinary understanding)  :: [Bokmål] sunn fornuft {m}; [Nynorsk] sunn fornuft {f}
common shrew {n} (Sorex araneus)  :: [Bokmål] krattspissmus {c}, vanlig spissmus {c}; [Nynorsk] krattspissmus, vanleg spissmus
common snipe {n} (the species Gallinago gallinago)  :: enkeltbekkasin {m}
common time {n} (4/4) SEE: 4/4  ::
Commonwealth {prop} (Commonwealth of Australia) SEE: Commonwealth of Australia  ::
Commonwealth {prop} (Commonwealth of Nations) SEE: Commonwealth of Nations  ::
Commonwealth of Independent States {prop} (successor to the Soviet Union)  :: [Bokmål] Samveldet av uavhengige stater {n}, SUS {n}; [Nynorsk] Samveldet av uavhengige statar {n}, SUS {n}
common whitefish {n} (Coregonus lavaretus)  :: sik {c}
communication {n} (a message)  :: kommunikasjon {m}
communication {n} (body of data exchange)  :: kommunikasjon {m}
communication {n} (concept of information exchange)  :: kommunikasjon {m}
communication {n} (instance of data transfer)  :: kommunikasjon {m}
communication {n} (potential for information exchange)  :: kommunikasjon {m}
communism {n} (philosophy)  :: kommunisme {m}
communism {n} (society)  :: kommunisme {m}
communist {n} (person who follows a communist philosophy)  :: kommunist {m}
Communist {adj} (communist) SEE: communist  ::
Communist {n} (communist) SEE: communist  ::
community {n} (group of people sharing a common understanding)  :: samfunn {n}
Comoran {adj} (Comorian) SEE: Comorian  ::
Comoran {n} (Comorian) SEE: Comorian  ::
Comorian {adj} (pertaining to the Comoros)  :: [Bokmål] komorisk; [Nynorsk] komorisk
Comorian {n} (person)  :: [Bokmål] komorer {m}; [Nynorsk] komorar {m}
Comorian {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] komorisk {m}; [Nynorsk] komorisk {m}
Comoros {prop} (country in Eastern Africa)  :: [Bokmål] Komorene; [Nynorsk] Komorane
compact disk {n} (CD) SEE: compact disc  ::
company {n} (in legal context, a corporation)  :: [Bokmål] selskap; [Nynorsk] selskap
comparable {adj} (able to be compared)  :: sammenlignbar, komparabel
comparable {adj} (similar) SEE: similar  ::
comparative {adj} (of or relating to comparison)  :: komparativ
comparative {n} (word in comparative form)  :: komparativ
comparison {n} (act of comparing or the state of being compared)  :: sammenligning
compartment {n} (chamber)  :: kupé {m}
compass {n} (navigational compass)  :: kompass {c}
compass {n} (pair of compasses) SEE: pair of compasses  ::
compatible {adj} (capable of easy interaction)  :: [Bokmål] kompatibel; [Nynorsk] kompatibel
compensate {v} (to make up for; to do something in place of something else; to correct or fill)  :: kompensere
compensate {v} (to pay someone in exchange for work done or some other consideration)  :: kompensere
compersion {n} (...)  :: kompersjon
competency {n} (ability to perform some task)  :: kompetanse {m}
competency {n}  :: kompetanse
compilation {n} (that which is compiled)  :: samling {m}
compilator {n} (compiler) SEE: compiler  ::
complaint {n} (a grievance, problem, difficulty, or concern; the act of complaining)  :: klage {m} {f}, innvending {m} {f}
compleat {adj} (complete) SEE: complete  ::
compleat {v} (complete) SEE: complete  ::
complete {v} (to finish)  :: [Bokmål] fullføre, gjøre ferdig; [Nynorsk] fullføre, gjere ferdig
complex {n} (problem) SEE: problem  ::
complexity {n} (That which is complex; intricacy; complication)  :: floke {m} {f}, forvikling {m}
complex number {n} (number of the form a + bi)  :: [Bokmål] komplekst tall; [Nynorsk] komplekst tal
compliancy {n} (state of being compliant) SEE: compliance  ::
complicated {adj} (difficult or convoluted)  :: komplisert
compliment {v} (to pay a compliment; to express a favorable opinion)  :: komplimentere, gi kompliment
component {n} (smaller, self-contained part of larger entity)  :: [Bokmål] komponent {m}; [Nynorsk] komponent {m}
composer {n} (one who composes music)  :: [Bokmål] komponist {m}; [Nynorsk] komponist {m}
composite {adj} (made up of multiple components; compound or complex)  :: sammensatt, kompositt
composite number {n} (number that is the product of at least two numbers other than itself and 1)  :: [Bokmål] sammensatt tall {n}; [Nynorsk] samansett tal {n}
compost {n} (decayed remains of organic matter)  :: kompost {m}
compost {v} (to produce compost)  :: kompostere
comprehend {v} (to cover)  :: dekke
comprehend {v} (to understand)  :: fatte, forstå
comprehensible {adj} (able to be comprehended)  :: forståelig, begripelig
comprehension {n} (thorough understanding)  :: forståelse {m}
comprehensive {adj} (broadly or completely covering)  :: grundig, omfattende
compress {v} (to abridge) SEE: abridge  ::
compressor {n} (device that produces pressure)  :: kompressor {m}
compressor {n} (device that squeezes)  :: presse {m} {f}
compromise {n} (settlement of differences by arbitration or by consent reached by mutual concessions)  :: [Bokmål] kompromiss {n}; [Nynorsk] kompromiss {n}
compulsory {adj}  :: obligatorisk
compunction {n} (a pricking of conscience)  :: samvittighetsnag {n}, snev av dårlig samvittighet {n}
compute {v} (to make sense) SEE: make sense  ::
computer {n} (a programmable device)  :: [Bokmål] datamaskin {m}; [Nynorsk] datamaskin {m} {f}
computer language {n} (programming language)  :: programmeringsspråk {n}
computer program {n} (software)  :: [Bokmål] dataprogram {n}; [Nynorsk] dataprogram {n}
computer science {n} (study of computers and their architecture)  :: Informatikk
computer virus {n} (a program)  :: datavirus {n}, virus {n}
computing {n} (calculation) SEE: calculation  ::
comrade {n} (title used by a Communist regime)  :: kamerat
comrade in arms {n} (brother-in-arms) SEE: brother-in-arms  ::
con- {prefix} (to add a notion similar to those conveyed by with, together, or joint)  :: kon-
concatenate {v} (computing: to join two strings together)  :: konkatenere
conceal {v} (to hide something)  :: gjemme, skjule, fortie, gøyme, dekke over
concede {v}  :: innrømme
concede {v} ((sports) to have a point scored against)  :: [Bokmål] slippe inn
concede {v} (to admit to be true)  :: [Bokmål] innrømme, medgi, erkjenne
concede {v} (to grant, as a right or privilege)  :: [Bokmål] innrømme, bevilge, godtgjøre
concede {v} (to yield or suffer; to surrender)  :: [Bokmål] gi opp, innrømme
concentration camp {n} (camp where large numbers of persons are detained)  :: konsentrasjonsleir {m}
concept {n} (something understood and retained in the mind)  :: begrep, omgrep
conception {n} (initiation of an embryonic animal life)  :: unnfangelse {f}
conceptualize {v} (conceptualise) SEE: conceptualise  ::
concern {n} (business, firm or enterprise; a company)  :: konsern {n}, selskap {n}
concern {n} (that which affects one's welfare or happiness)  :: bekymring {c}
concern {n} (The expression of solicitude, anxiety, or compassion toward a thing or person)  :: bekymring {c}, uro {c}
concert {n} (a musical entertainment in which several voices or instruments take part)  :: [Bokmål] konsert {m}; [Nynorsk] konsert {m}
conclusion {n} (decision, judgment)  :: [Bokmål] konklusjon {m}; [Nynorsk] konklusjon {m}
conclusive {adj} (decisive)  :: avgjort, avklart
conclusive {adj} (pertaining to a conclusion)  :: avgjort, avklart
concordance {n} (alphabetical index)  :: konkordans {m}
concrete {n} (building material)  :: [Bokmål] betong {m}; [Nynorsk] betong {m}
concrete mixer {n} (cement mixer) SEE: cement mixer  ::
concreteness {n} (the result of being concrete)  :: [Bokmål] konkrethet {m} {f}
concreteness {n} (the state of being concrete)  :: [Bokmål] konkrethet {m} {f}
concubine {n} (mistress) SEE: mistress  ::
concubine {n} (slave-girl) SEE: slave-girl  ::
concur {v} (To meet in the same point)  :: Å få endene til å møtes
concur {v} (To unite or agree)  :: være enige om
condensation {n} (physics, the conversion of a gas to a liquid)  :: [Bokmål] kondensasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kondensasjon {m}
condensation {n} (the act or process of condensing)  :: [Bokmål] kondensasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kondensasjon {m}
condenser {n} (capacitor) SEE: capacitor  ::
condescendence {n} (condescension) SEE: condescension  ::
condescending {adj} (assuming a tone of superiority or a patronizing attitude)  :: nedlatende
condition {n} (state of an object)  :: tilstand {m}
conditional mood {n} (contingent upon something else)  :: kondisjonalis
conditional sentence {n} (probation) SEE: probation  ::
conditioned response {n} (conditioned reflex) SEE: conditioned reflex  ::
conditioner {n} (hair conditioner) SEE: hair conditioner  ::
condolence {n} (sympathy when someone has died)  :: kondolanser
condolence card {n} (sympathy card) SEE: sympathy card  ::
condom {n} (flexible sleeve worn on the penis)  :: kondom {m} {n}, [slang] gummi {m} {n}
condominium {n} (building in which each unit is owned by an individual, but the grounds is owned jointly)  :: [Bokmål] boligsameie {n}; [Nynorsk] bustadsameige {n}
condominium {n} (unit or apartment in such a complex)  :: [Bokmål] selveierleilighet {m} {f}, sjøleierleilighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sjølveigarhusvære {n}, sjølveigarleilegheit {f}
conduction {n} (conveying of heat or electricity through material)  :: ledning {c}, konduksjon {m}
conductor {n} (person who conducts an orchestra, choir or other music ensemble)  :: [Bokmål] dirigent {m}; [Nynorsk] dirigent {m}
conductor {n} (person who takes tickets on public transportation)  :: konduktør {m}
conductor {n} (something which can transmit electricity, heat, light or sound)  :: [Bokmål] leder {m}; [Nynorsk] leiar {m}
cone {n} (fruit of conifers)  :: kongle, kjegle
cone {n} (ice-cream cone) SEE: ice cream cone  ::
cone of shame {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar  ::
confabulate {v} (to fabricate memories in order to fill gaps in one's memory)  :: konfabulere
confectioner's {n} (sweetshop) SEE: sweetshop  ::
confectioners sugar {n} (powdered sugar) SEE: powdered sugar  ::
confectioners' sugar {n} (powdered sugar) SEE: powdered sugar  ::
confectionery {n} (shop where confectionery is sold) SEE: sweetshop  ::
confederation {n} (union or alliance of states)  :: konføderasjon {m}
conference call {n} (telephone conference) SEE: telephone conference  ::
confess {v} (to admit to the truth)  :: [Bokmål] tilstå; [Nynorsk] tilstå
confessedly {adv} (admittedly) SEE: admittedly  ::
confession {n} (open admittance of having done something)  :: [Bokmål] tilståelse {m}
confetti {n} (small pieces of colored paper generally thrown about at festive occasions)  :: [Bokmål] konfetti {m}; [Nynorsk] konfetti {m}
confidence game {n} (swindle) SEE: con game  ::
confidence interval {n} (a particular kind of interval estimate of a population parameter)  :: konfidensintervall {n}
confidence trick {n} (con game) SEE: con game  ::
confident {adj} (self-confident) SEE: self-confident  ::
configure {v} (to set up or arrange something)  :: konfigurere
confine {v} (arrest) SEE: arrest  ::
confine {v} (detain) SEE: detain  ::
confine {v} (imprison) SEE: imprison  ::
confine {v} (incarcerate) SEE: incarcerate  ::
confine {v} (lock up) SEE: lock up  ::
confirm {v} (to assure)  :: [Bokmål] bekfrefte, forsikre om, forsikre om; [Nynorsk] bekrefte
confirm {v} (to confer the confirmation)  :: bekrefte; [Bokmål] konfirmere; [Nynorsk] konfirmere
confirm {v} (to strengthen)  :: [Bokmål] bekrefte, stadfeste; [Nynorsk] bekrefte, stadfeste
conflict {n} (clash or disagreement)  :: [Bokmål] konflikt {m}; [Nynorsk] konflikt {m}
confluence {n} (convergence or combination)  :: konfluens {m}
conformity {n} (state of things being similar, or identical)  :: konformitet {m}, overenstemmelse; [Bokmål] likhet {c}, ensartethet {c}
confound {v} (to confuse)  :: forvirre
confounded {adj} (confused)  :: konfus; [Bokmål] forvirret
Confucianist {n} (Confucian) SEE: Confucian  ::
confuse {v} (to embarrass)  :: [Bokmål] bringe noen i forlegenhet {m} {f}
confuse {v} (to mistake one thing for another)  :: forveksle
confuse {v} (to mix thoroughly)  :: blande
confuse {v} (to mix up; to puzzle; to bewilder)  :: forvirre
confuse {v} (to rout) SEE: rout  ::
confused {adj} (chaotic, jumbled or muddled)  :: [Bokmål] forvirret, forfjamset
confusing {adj} (difficult to understand)  :: [Bokmål] forvirrende
congeal {v} (to change from a liquid to solid state)  :: stivne
congeal {v} (to coagulate, make curdled or semi-solid as gel or jelly)  :: koagulere
Congo-Brazzaville {prop} (Congo) SEE: Congo  ::
Congo-Kinshasa {prop} (Congo) SEE: Congo  ::
Congolese {adj} (people or language of Democratic Republic of Congo)  :: [Bokmål] kongolesisk; [Nynorsk] kongolesisk
Congolese {adj} (people or language of Republic of Congo)  :: [Bokmål] brazzavillekongolesisk; [Nynorsk] brazzavillekongolesisk
Congolese {n} (person from Democratic Republic of Congo)  :: [Bokmål] kongoleser {m}; [Nynorsk] kongolesar {m}
Congolese {n} (person from either of the Congos)  :: kongolesisk; [Bokmål] kongoleser {m}; [Nynorsk] kongolesar {m}
Congolese {n} (person from Republic of Congo)  :: [Bokmål] brazzavillekongoleser {m}; [Nynorsk] brazzavillekongoleser {m}
congratulations {interj} (expressing approbation)  :: gratulerer, gratulasjoner {m-p}
congregation {n}  :: menighet
congregation {n} (Roman Congreation) SEE: Roman Congreation  ::
congress {n}  :: kongress {m}
congress {n} (sexual intercourse) SEE: sexual intercourse  ::
congruous {adj} (harmonious) SEE: harmonious  ::
conical {adj} (cone-shaped)  :: [Bokmål] konisk; [Nynorsk] konisk
conical {adj} (of or relating to a cone)  :: [Bokmål] konisk; [Nynorsk] konisk
conical flask {n} (Erlenmeyer flask) SEE: Erlenmeyer flask  ::
conifer {n} (plant)  :: bartre {n}
conium {n} (Conium) SEE: poison hemlock  ::
conjecture {n} (statement likely to be true based on available evidence, but which has not been formally proven)  :: [Bokmål] konjektur {m}; [Nynorsk] konjektur {m}
conjecture {n} (unproven statement; guess)  :: [Bokmål] gjetning {c}, gjetting {c}, gjettverk {n}, antakelse {m}, formodning {c}; [Nynorsk] gjetting {f}, gissing {f}
conjoin {v} (to join marry)  :: forene
conjoin {v} (to join together)  :: forene
conjointly {adv} (in a conjoint manner)  :: i fellesskap
conjugate {n} (math: complex conjugate) SEE: complex conjugate  ::
conjunction {n} (act of joining or being joined)  :: [Bokmål] sammensetning {m}
conjunction {n} (grammar: word used to join words or phrases)  :: konjunksjon {m}, bindeord {n}
conjunction {n} (logic: proposition resulting from the combination of two or more propositions using the and operator)  :: [Bokmål] konjunksjon {m}
conjunctiva {n} (membrane)  :: [Bokmål] konjunktiva {m}; [Nynorsk] konjunktiva {m}
conjunctive mood {n} (subjunctive mood) SEE: subjunctive mood  ::
conjurer {n} (one who conjures)  :: [Bokmål] tryllekunstner {m}; [Nynorsk] tryllekunstnar {m}
conk {n} (conch) SEE: conch  ::
conk {n} (slang: a nose) SEE: schnozzle  ::
conlang {n} (constructed language) SEE: constructed language  ::
conlanger {n} (one who creates constructed languages)  :: [Bokmål] språkforfatter {m}
connective tissue {n} (type of tissue)  :: støttevev
connexion {n} (connection) SEE: connection  ::
conniption {n} (fit of anger or panic)  :: fnatt {n}, raserianfall {n}
conniption {n} (fit of laughing)  :: latterkrampe {f}, lattis/lættis {m} (slang)
connotation {n} (suggested or implied meaning)  :: konnotasjon {m}
consanguinity {n} (a blood relationship)  :: konsangvinitet {m}
conscious {adj}  :: bevisst
consecrate {v} (to declare, or otherwise make something holy)  :: konsekrere
consecution {n} (sequel) SEE: sequel  ::
consecution {n} (sequence) SEE: sequence  ::
consecution {n} (succession) SEE: succession  ::
consequently {adv} (subsequently) SEE: subsequently  ::
consider {v} (assign some quality to)  :: vurdere
consider {v} (look at attentively)  :: betrakte
consider {v} (think about seriously)  :: vurdere
consider {v} (think of doing)  :: vurdere
consistency {n} (degree of viscosity of something)  :: [Bokmål] konsistens {m}; [Nynorsk] konsistens {m}
consistency {n} (logic: state of a system of axioms)  :: konsistens
consistency {n} (reliability or uniformity; the quality of being consistent)  :: konsistens
consistently {adv} (constantly) SEE: constantly  ::
consortium {n} (association or combination of businesses)  :: konsortium {n}
conspicuous {adj} (noticeable or attracting attention, especially if unattractive)  :: [Bokmål] iøynefallende
conspicuous {adj} (obvious or easy to notice)  :: påfallende
conspiracy {n} (act of working in secret to obtain some goal)  :: konspirasjon
conspiracy theory {n} (hypothetical speculation)  :: [Bokmål] konspirasjonsteori {m}; [Nynorsk] konspirasjonsteori {m}
Constantine {prop} (male given name)  :: Konstantin
Constantinople {prop} (Constantinople)  :: Konstantinopel
constellation {n} (formation of stars perceived as figure)  :: [Bokmål] konstellasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] konstellasjon {m}
constituency {n} (district represented by one or more elected officials, see also: electoral district)  :: valgkrets
constituency {n} (voters within such a district) SEE: electorate  ::
constituent {adj} (being a part, or component of a whole)  :: [Bokmål] konstituerende; [Nynorsk] konstituerande
constitution {n} (formal or informal system of primary principles and laws regulating a government or other institutions)  :: grunnlov {m}
constitution {n} (general health of a person)  :: helse {m}
constitution {n}  :: grunnlov {m}
constitution {n} (legal document describing such a formal system)  :: grunnlov {m}
constrain {v} (to force; to compel; to oblige)  :: begrense
constraint {n} (mathematics: condition to a solution)  :: [Bokmål] beskrankning {m} {f}
constraint {n} (something that constrains)  :: [Bokmål] begrensning {m} {f}
construe {v} (to translate) SEE: translate  ::
consulate {n} (the residency of a consul)  :: konsulat {n}
consume {v} (to eat)  :: fortære
consume {v} (to use)  :: forbruke, bruke opp
consumption {n} (pulmonary tuberculosis) SEE: pulmonary tuberculosis  ::
contact {v} (establish communication with)  :: kontakte
contact lens {n} (thin lens placed directly on the eye)  :: [Bokmål] kontaktlinse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kontaktlinse {f}
contacts {n} (contact lenses) SEE: contact lens  ::
contacts {n} (Plural form of contact) SEE: contact  ::
contagion {n} (infection) SEE: infection  ::
contagious {adj}  :: smittefarlig
container {n} (a very large, typically metal, box used for transporting goods)  :: [Bokmål] container {m}, konteiner {m}; [Nynorsk] container {m}, konteinar {m}
contemplate {v} (think about something in a concentrated manner)  :: vurdere
contemporary {adj} (from the same time period)  :: samtidig
content {adj} (satisfied)  :: fornøyd, tilfreds
content {n} (subject matter)  :: [Bokmål] innhold {n}; [Nynorsk] innhald {n}
content {n} (that which is contained)  :: [Bokmål] innhold {n}; [Nynorsk] innhald {n}
contentious {adj} (marked by controversy)  :: omstridt / kontroversiell
contents {n} (table of contents) SEE: table of contents  ::
contents {n} (that which is contained)  :: [Bokmål] innhold {n}; [Nynorsk] innhald {n}
contest {n} (combat) SEE: combat  ::
contest {n} (competition)  :: konkurranse {m}
contest {n} (controversy)  :: debatt {m}, diskusjon {m}
contested {adj} (controversial) SEE: controversial  ::
context {n} (circumstances or settings)  :: sammenheng {m}, kontekst {m}
context {n} (text in which a word appears)  :: sammenheng {m}, kontekst {m}
contiguous {adj} (adjacent, neighboring)  :: [Bokmål] nærliggende; [Nynorsk] nærliggande, nærliggjande
contiguous {adj} (connected, touching, abutting)  :: [Bokmål] tilstøtende
contiguous {adj} (connecting without a break)  :: sammenhengende; [Bokmål] sammenhengende; [Nynorsk] samanhengande
continent {adj} (exercising continence)  :: kontinent
continent {n} (each of main land-masses on earth's surface)  :: kontinent {n}
continental drift {n} (continental drift)  :: kontinentaldrift
continental quilt {n} (duvet) SEE: duvet  ::
continental shelf {n} (the area of sea around a land mass)  :: kontinentalsokkel {m}
contingence {n} (contingency) SEE: contingency  ::
continual {adj}  :: kontinuerlig
continue {v} (transitive: proceed)  :: [Bokmål] fortsette
continuity {n} (lack of interruption)  :: [Bokmål] kontinuitet {m}; [Nynorsk] kontinuitet {m}
contrabass {n} (double bass) SEE: double bass  ::
contraception {n} (use of a device or procedure)  :: prevensjon {f}
contract {n} (agreement that is legally binding)  :: kontrakt {m}
contract {v} (intransitive: draw together; shorten; lessen)  :: sammentrekke, forminske
contraction {n} (painful shortening of the uterine muscles)  :: sammentrekning
contraction {n} (phonetics: loss of sounds from within a word) SEE: syncope  ::
contraction {n} (reversible reduction in size)  :: kontraksjon, forminskning
contraction {n} (shortening of a muscle when it is used)  :: kontraksjon, sammentrekning
contraction {n} (word with omitted letters replaced by an apostrophe)  :: sammentrekning
contract killer {n} (person who kills for money) SEE: hitman  ::
contradict {v} (deny the truth of (a statement or statements))  :: [Bokmål] motsi; [Nynorsk] motseie, motseia
contradict {v} (deny the truth of statements made by (a person))  :: [Bokmål] motsi; [Nynorsk] motseie, motseia
contradictory {adj} (that contradicts something)  :: motsigende
contradistinction {n} (distinction by contrast)  :: kontradistinksjon {m}
contrariwise {adv} (on the other hand) SEE: on the other hand  ::
contrary to {prep} (despite) SEE: despite  ::
contretemps {n} (an unforeseen or embarrassing event)  :: [Bokmål] strek i regningen {m}, uhell {n}; [Nynorsk] strek i regninga {m} or {n}, uhell {n}
contribute {v} (to give something, that is or becomes part of a larger whole)  :: bidra
contribution {n} (an amount of money given toward something)  :: [Bokmål] bidrag {n}; [Nynorsk] bidrag {n}
contribution {n} (something given or offered that adds to a larger whole)  :: [Bokmål] bidrag {n}; [Nynorsk] bidrag {n}
contributor {n} (a benefactor; someone who gives to charity or some cause)  :: [Bokmål] bidragsyter {m}; [Nynorsk] bidragsytar {m}
contributor {n} (a person or thing instrumental in the creation or growth of something)  :: [Bokmål] bidragsyter {m}; [Nynorsk] bidragsytar {m}
contributor {n} (a person who backs, supports or champions a cause, activity or institution)  :: [Bokmål] bidragsyter {m}; [Nynorsk] bidragsytar {m}
contributor {n} (a person who contributes articles to a newspaper, magazine etc)  :: [Bokmål] bidragsyter {m}; [Nynorsk] bidragsytar {m}
control {v} (to exercise influence over, to suggest or dictate the behavior of)  :: kontrollere
controversial {adj} (arousing controversy)  :: kontroversiell
convection {n} (transmission of heat by the circulation of currents)  :: konveksjon {m}, omrøring {m}
convection {n} (vertical movement of heat and moisture)  :: konveksjon {m}, omrøring {m}
convenience {n}  :: bekvemmelighet
convenient {adj} (of or pertaining to convenience; simple; easy; expedient)  :: praktisk
convention {n} (convening) SEE: convening  ::
conventional war {n} (conventional warfare) SEE: conventional warfare  ::
conversation {n} (talking)  :: [Bokmål] samtale {m}, konversasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] samtale {m} {f}, konversasjon {m}
convertible {n} (car whose roof can be removed or folded)  :: [Bokmål] kabriolet {m}; [Nynorsk] kabriolet {m}
convey {v} (to communicate)  :: formidle
convey {v} (to transfer legal rights)  :: overføre
conviction {n} (firmly held belief)  :: overbevisning
cook {n} (a person who prepares food for a living)  :: [Bokmål] kokk {m}, (female) kokke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kokk {m}, (female) kokke {f}
cook {v} (to prepare food)  :: [Bokmål] lage mat
cook {v} (to prepare (food) for eating)  :: [Bokmål] lage mat
cookbook {n} (book of cooking recipes)  :: [Bokmål] kokebok {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kokebok {f}
cooker {n} (An appliance or utensil for cooking food)  :: [Bokmål] komfyr {m}; [Nynorsk] komfyr {m}
cooker hood {n} (kitchen device) SEE: extractor hood  ::
cookie {n} (HTTP cookie) SEE: HTTP cookie  ::
cookie {n} (magic cookie) SEE: magic cookie  ::
Cook Islands {prop} (self-governing country in Oceania)  :: Cookøyene
cool {adj} (colloquial: all right, acceptable)  :: grei, ok
cool {adj} (colloquial: being considered as "popular" by others)  :: cool, populær
cool {adj} (colloquial: in fashion)  :: stilig, cool, kul
cool {adj} (colloquial: not upset)  :: rolig, behersket
cool {adj} (colloquial: of a person, knowing what to do and how to behave in any situation)  :: rolig, behersket
cool {adj} (having a slightly low temperature)  :: kjølig, sval
cool {adj} (not showing emotion, calm)  :: kald, rolig, behersket
cool {adj} (unenthusiastic, lukewarm, skeptical)  :: kald, behersket, reservert
cool {v} (cool down) SEE: cool down  ::
cool {v} (to become less intense, e.g. less amicable)  :: hardne
cool down {v} (to become cooler (temperature)  :: kjøle
cooling {n} (refrigeration)  :: kjøling {c}
cooling tower {n} (tower-shaped building in which warm water is cooled by evaporation)  :: kjøletårn {n}
cooper {n} (craftsman)  :: bøkker {m}
cooperate {v} (to work together)  :: samarbeide
cooperative {adj} (ready to work with another)  :: [Bokmål] samarbeidsvillig {m}
coordinate system {n} (method of representing points in a space)  :: koordinatsystem {n}
coordinate term {n} ((semantics) a term which shares a hypernym with another)  :: koordinatterm {m}
coordination {n} (the act of coordinating, making different people or things work together for a goal or effect)  :: [Bokmål] koordinasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] koordinasjon {m}
cootchie-cootchie-coo {interj} (said when tickling)  :: dikke-dikke
cootie {n} (louse) SEE: louse  ::
cooze {n} (vagina)  :: kuse
cop {n} (police officer)  :: purk {m}
Copenhagen {prop} (capital of Denmark)  :: København
Copenhagen {prop} (former county in Denmark)  :: København
copper {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] kobber {n}, kopper {n}; [Nynorsk] kopar {m}
copperas {n} (iron(II) sulfate) SEE: iron(II) sulfate  ::
copra {n} (dried kernel of coconut)  :: kopra {m}
copse {n} (thicket of small trees or shrubs)  :: skogholt {n}
copy {n}  :: kopi {m}
copy {v} (imitate)  :: kopiere
copy {v} (produce something identical)  :: kopiere
copy {v} (radio term)  :: motta
copybook {n} (student's exercise book) SEE: exercise book  ::
copy edit {v} (prepare material for publishing)  :: gjøre korrektur, redigere
coquet {v} (act as a flirt or coquet)  :: kokettere
coquettish {adj} (as a young, flirting girl; flirtatious)  :: kokett
coralberry {n} (American winterberry) SEE: American winterberry  ::
coralberry {n} (Ardisia crenata) SEE: spiceberry  ::
coral island {n} (coral island)  :: [Bokmål] koralløy {f} {m} ; [Nynorsk] koralløy {f}
cord {n} (length of twisted strands)  :: tau {n}
cord {n} (wires surrounded by a coating, used to supply electricity)  :: ledning {m} {f}
cords {n} (corduroys) SEE: corduroys  ::
core {n} (assemblage) SEE: assemblage  ::
core {n} (center or inner part)  :: [Bokmål] kjerne {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerne {m}
core {n} (central part of fruit, containing the kernels or seeds)  :: [Bokmål] kjerne {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerne {m}
core {n} (cylindrical sample)  :: [Bokmål] kjerne {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerne {m}
core {n} (heart of a thing)  :: [Bokmål] kjerne {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerne {m}
core {n} (most important part of a thing)  :: [Bokmål] kjerne {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerne {m}
co-religionary {n} (a fellow follower of one's religion) SEE: co-religionist  ::
coriander {n} (Coriandrum sativum plant)  :: koriander
cork {n} (angling float)  :: dupp {m}
cork {n} (bark of the cork oak)  :: [Bokmål] kork {m}; [Nynorsk] kork {m}
cork {n} (bottle stopper)  :: [Bokmål] kork {m}; [Nynorsk] kork {m}
cork {n} (cork oak) SEE: cork oak  ::
corkscrew {n} (implement for opening bottles sealed by a cork)  :: [Bokmål] korketrekker {m}; [Nynorsk] korketrekkjar {m}
cormorant {n} (seabird)  :: storskarv
corn {n} (maize) SEE: maize  ::
corn {n} (the fruits of a cereal crop)  :: korn {n}
cornea {n} (layer forming the front of the eye)  :: hornhinne {n}
Cornelius {prop} (male given name)  :: Kornelius
corner {n} (area in the angle between converging lines or walls)  :: [Bokmål] hjørne
corner {n} (corner kick) SEE: corner kick  ::
corner {n} (point where two converging lines meet) SEE: angle  ::
corner kick {n} (in soccer)  :: corner, hjørnespark
cornetto {n} (cornett) SEE: cornett  ::
cornigerous {adj} (horned) SEE: horned  ::
Cornish {prop} (Language)  :: kornisk
corny {adj} (excessively sentimental)  :: kårny
Corona Borealis {prop} (a constellation)  :: [Bokmål] Den nordlige krone ; [Nynorsk] Nordlege krone
corporal {adj} (corporeal) SEE: corporeal  ::
corpse {n} (dead body)  :: lik {n}
corpus {n} (body) SEE: body  ::
corpus {n} (linguistics: collection of writings)  :: korpus {m}
correspondent {adj} (corresponding) SEE: corresponding  ::
corrida {n} (bullfight) SEE: bullfight  ::
corridor {n} (narrow hall or passage)  :: korridor {m}
corrigible {adj} (able to be corrected) SEE: correctable  ::
corrugated iron {n} (building material)  :: bølgeblikk; [Nynorsk] bølgjeblekk
corruptedly {adv} (corruptly) SEE: corruptly  ::
corruption {n} (act of corrupting)  :: korrupsjon
corset {n} (woman's garment)  :: [Bokmål] korsett {n}; [Nynorsk] korsett {n}
cortex {n} (outer layer of an internal organ or body structure)  :: [Bokmål] bark {m}; [Nynorsk] bork {m}
corvette {n} (modern warship)  :: korvett
cos {conj} (because) SEE: because  ::
cosigner {n} (cosignatory) SEE: cosignatory  ::
cosine {n} (trigonometric function)  :: cosinus {m}
cosmopolite {n} (painted lady) SEE: painted lady  ::
cosmos {n} (the universe)  :: kosmos {n}
cost {n} (amount of money, time, etc.)  :: [Bokmål] kostnad {m}; [Nynorsk] kostnad {m}
cost {n} (negative consequence or loss)  :: [Bokmål] kostnad {m}; [Nynorsk] kostnad {m}
cost {v} (to incur a charge, a price)  :: [Bokmål] koste; [Nynorsk] koste
Costa Rica {prop} (country)  :: Costa Rica
Costa Rican {adj} (pertaining to Costa Rica)  :: [Bokmål] costaricansk, kostarikansk; [Nynorsk] costaricansk, kostarikansk
Costa Rican {n} (person from Costa Rica)  :: [Bokmål] costaricaner {m}, kostarikaner {m}; [Nynorsk] costarican {m}, costaricanar {m}, kostarikan {m}, kostarikanar {m}
cosy {adj} (affording comfort and warmth)  :: [Bokmål] koselig; [Nynorsk] koseleg
cot {n} (bed for children)  :: barneseng, sprinkelseng
cot {n} (folding bed) SEE: camp bed  ::
cotangent {n} (trigonometric function)  :: cotangens {m}
cottage cheese {n} (a cheese curd product)  :: kvarg {c}
cotton {n} (fabric)  :: [Bokmål] bomull {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bomull {f}
cotton {n} (fiber)  :: [Bokmål] bomull {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bomull {f}
cotton {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] bomullsplante {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bomullsplante {m} {f}
cotton {v} (get on with) SEE: get on with  ::
cotton candy {n} (cotton candy) SEE: candy floss  ::
couch {n} (furniture for seating)  :: [Bokmål] sofa {m}; [Nynorsk] sofa {m}
couch potato {n} (person who spends a lot of time sitting or lying down, often watching television and eating snacks)  :: sofagris {m}
council {n} (committee that leads or governs)  :: [Bokmål] råd {n}; [Nynorsk] råd {n}
count {n} (the male ruler of a county)  :: greve {m}
count {v} (to enumerate or determine number)  :: [Bokmål] telle; [Nynorsk] telja
Count Branicki's mouse {n} (pacarana) SEE: pacarana  ::
counter {n} (grammar: class of word) SEE: measure word  ::
counter {n} (internet: hit counter) SEE: hit counter  ::
counter-attack {n} (an attack made in response to an attack by the opponents)  :: motangrep {n}
counterbalance {n} (force or influence balancing an opposite one)  :: [Bokmål] motvekt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] motvekt {f}
counterbalance {n} (weight balancing an opposite one)  :: [Bokmål] motvekt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] motvekt {f}
counterclockwise {adj} (anticlockwise) SEE: anticlockwise  ::
counterclockwisely {adv} (counterclockwise) SEE: anticlockwise#Adverb  ::
counterfeit {n} (counterfeiter) SEE: counterfeiter  ::
counterpane {n} ( coverlet) SEE: coverlet  ::
counterpane {n} (topmost covering of a bed) SEE: bedspread  ::
counterproposition {n} (counterproposal) SEE: counterproposal  ::
counterweight {n} (heavy mass reducing the amount of work which must be done to effect the raising and lowering of something)  :: [Bokmål] motvekt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] motvekt {f}
countess {n} (wife of a count or earl)  :: grevinne {m}
countless {adj} (too many to count, innumerable)  :: talløs, utallig
country {adj} (of, from or pertaining to the countryside (adjective))  :: landsens
country {n} (country music)  :: [Bokmål] country; [Nynorsk] country
country {n} (nation state)  :: [Bokmål] land {n}; [Nynorsk] land {n}
country {n} (region of land)  :: [Bokmål] land {n}; [Nynorsk] land {n}
country {n} (the country, rural area, as opposed to the town or city)  :: [Bokmål] land {n}, landsbygd {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] land {n}, landsbygd {f}
countryman {n} (country dweller)  :: landsmann {m}
countryman {n} (somebody from a certain country)  :: landsmann {m}
countryman {n} (somebody from one's own country)  :: landsmann {m}
countryside {n} (a rural area, or the rural part of a larger area)  :: [Bokmål] landsbygd {m} {f}, provins {m}
countryside {n} (a rural landscape)  :: [Bokmål] land {n} [usually definite singular only («landet»)]
county {n} (administrative region of various countries)  :: fylke
coup {n} (coup d'état) SEE: coup d'état  ::
coup de grâce {n} (final blow)  :: nådestøt {n}, nådeskudd {n}
coup d'état {n} (sudden overthrow of a government)  :: statskupp
coupling {n} (sexual intercourse) SEE: sexual intercourse  ::
courage {n}  :: mot {n}
courage {n} (quality of a confident character)  :: [Bokmål] mot {n}, tapperhet {m}
Courish {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Courland) SEE: Curonian  ::
Courland {prop} (region in western Latvia)  :: Kurland
Courlandish {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Courland) SEE: Curonian  ::
course {n} (direction of movement of a vessel)  :: [Bokmål] kurs {m}; [Nynorsk] kurs {m}
course {n} (intended passage for ship)  :: [Bokmål] kurs {m}; [Nynorsk] kurs {m}
course {n} (itinerary of a race)  :: rute {f}
course {n}  :: kurs {c}
course {n} (onward movement)  :: kurs, retning
course {n} (part of a meal)  :: rett {m}
course {n} (path taken by a waterway)  :: løp {n}
course {n} (period of learning)  :: [Bokmål] kurs {n}; [Nynorsk] kurs {n}
course {n} (row of bricks)  :: skift {n}
course {n} (trajectory of a ball etc.)  :: bane {m}, kurs {m}
court {n} (collective body of persons composing the retinue of a sovereign or person high in authority)  :: hoff {n}
court {n} (hall, chamber, or place, where justice is administered)  :: [Bokmål] domstol {m}; [Nynorsk] domstol {m}
court {n} (tribunal established for the administration of justice)  :: domstol {c}
court of last resort {n} (final court of appeal) SEE: supreme court  ::
court of law {n} (court presided over by a judge)  :: [Bokmål] domstol {m}; [Nynorsk] domstol {m}
courtroom {n} (room where a judge presides)  :: [Bokmål] rettssal {m}; [Nynorsk] rettssal {m}
courtyard {n} (unroofed walled area)  :: gårdsplass
cousin {n} (nephew or niece of a parent)  :: fetter {m} [male], kusine {f} [female], søskenbarn {n} [both]
couturier {n} (fashion house) SEE: fashion house  ::
coven {n} (formal group or assembly of witches)  :: hekseforsamling {c}, heksemøte {n}, heksesabbat {m}
cover {n} (music: rerecording of a previously recorded song) SEE: cover version  ::
cover {v} (to conceal or protect)  :: [Bokmål] dekke
coveralls {n} (coverall) SEE: coverall  ::
cover charge {n} (amount of money to be paid for entering a bar or restaurant)  :: inngangspenger {m-p}, entré {m}
covering letter {n} (cover letter) SEE: cover letter  ::
coversine {n} (coversed sine) SEE: coversed sine  ::
cover song {n} (cover version) SEE: cover version  ::
covertly {adv} (secretly) SEE: secretly  ::
covet {v} (to wish for with eagerness)  :: attrå
covetous {adj} (Inordinately desirous; excessively eager to obtain and possess (especially money); avaricious)  :: gjerrig
cow {n} (any domestic bovine regardless of sex or age)  :: ku {f}
cow {n} (female domesticated ox or other bovine)  :: [Bokmål] ku {f} {m}; [Nynorsk] ku {f}
cow {n}  :: ku {f}
cow {v} (to intimidate)  :: kue, underkue
coward {n} (a person who lacks courage)  :: [Bokmål] feiging {m}, reddhare {m}; [Nynorsk] feiging {m}, reddhare {m}
cowardice {n} (the lack of courage)  :: [Bokmål] feighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] feigskap {m}
cowardly {adj} (showing cowardice)  :: [Bokmål] feig; [Nynorsk] feig
cowardly {adv} (in the manner of a coward)  :: [Bokmål] feig; [Nynorsk] feig
cowberry {n} (shrub and berry Vaccinium vitis-idaea) SEE: lingonberry  ::
cower {v} (to crouch in fear)  :: krympe seg
cowl {n} (A monk's hood)  :: [Bokmål] kutte {c}, munkekutte {c}; [Nynorsk] kutte {f}, munkekutte {f}
cowl {n} (metal protective covering)  :: cowling {m}, motordeksel {n}
cow parsley {n} (a weedy biennial umbellifer)  :: [Bokmål] hundekjeks
cowper {n} (cooper) SEE: cooper  ::
Cowper's fluid {n} (pre-ejaculate) SEE: pre-ejaculate  ::
cowrie {n} (cowry) SEE: cowry  ::
cozy {adj} (affording comfort and warmth)  :: [Bokmål] koselig, hyggelig; [Nynorsk] koseleg
C-pop {n} (cantopop) SEE: cantopop  ::
C-pop {n} (mandopop) SEE: mandopop  ::
crab {n} (crustacean)  :: [Bokmål] krabbe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] krabbe {m} {f}
crab louse {n} (insect)  :: flatlus {f}
crack {n} (attempt at something) SEE: try  ::
cracker {n} (firecracker) SEE: firecracker  ::
crack of dawn {n} (sunrise) SEE: sunrise  ::
craftiness {n} (skill in deception, slyness)  :: [Bokmål] forslagenhet {m} {f}, listighet {m} {f}, sluhet {m} {f}
craggy {adj} (characterized by rugged etc. features)  :: forrevet, klippefull
cramp {n} (clamp for carpentry or masonry)  :: krampe {m}
cramp {n} (painful contraction of a muscle)  :: [Bokmål] krampe {m}; [Nynorsk] krampe {m}
cranberry {n} (berry)  :: tranebær {n}
crane {n} (bird)  :: trane {m} {f}
crane {n} (machinery)  :: kran {f}
cranial orbit {n} (eye socket) SEE: eye socket  ::
cranium {n} (skull) SEE: skull  ::
crank {n} (methamphetamine) SEE: methamphetamine  ::
crankset {n}  :: krank {m}
crape {n} (crepe) SEE: crepe  ::
crapulent {adj} (of or pertaining to crapulence) SEE: crapulous  ::
crass {adj} (coarse; crude; not refined or sensible)  :: krasse
crate {n} (box or basket)  :: [Bokmål] kasse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kasse {f}
crater {n} (astronomy: hemispherical pit)  :: krater {n}
crater {n} (geology: opening of a volcano)  :: krater {n}
crater {n} (pit left by an explosion)  :: krater {n}
Crater {prop} (a constellation)  :: Begeret
crawdad {n} (crayfish) SEE: crayfish  ::
crawfish {n} (crayfish) SEE: crayfish  ::
crawl {v} (to move along the ground)  :: krype
crawler {n} (sycophant) SEE: sycophant  ::
craze {v} (to break into pieces; to crush; to grind to powder) SEE: crase  ::
crazy {adj}  :: gal, galen, gæren, sinnsyk, sprø, vanvittig
crazy {n} (an insane or eccentric person)  :: galning {m}, gærning {m}
crèche {n} (Nativity Scene) SEE: Nativity Scene  ::
cream {adj} (colour)  :: fløte farget
cream {n} (colour)  :: kremfarge
cream {n} (oily part of milk)  :: fløte
cream {n} (product to apply to the skin)  :: krem
cream {n} (the best part)  :: krem {m}
creamer {n} (separator) SEE: separator  ::
cream of wheat {n} (semolina pudding) SEE: semolina pudding  ::
crease {n} (mark made by folding)  :: fold {m}
create {adj} (created) SEE: created  ::
create {v} (to put into existence)  :: skape
creationary {adj} (of or relating to creation)  :: [Bokmål] kreasjonær; [Nynorsk] kreasjonær
creationistic {adj} (of or pertaining to creationism)  :: [Bokmål] kreasjonistisk; [Nynorsk] kreasjonistisk
creative {adj} (having the ability to create)  :: skapende
creative {adj} (original, expressive, and imaginative)  :: oppfinnsom, kreativ
creative {n}  :: kreativ
creator {n} (one who creates)  :: skaper {m}
creature {n} (living being)  :: skapning {c}
credit {v} (to add to an account)  :: kreditere
credit card {n} (plastic card, with a magnetic strip)  :: kredittkort {n}, bankkort {n}
Cree {prop} (Algonquian language spoken by this people)  :: cree
creed {n} (reading or statement of belief that summarizes the faith it represents)  :: trosbekjennelse {m}
creed {n} (that which is believed)  :: tro {m}
creed {v} (believe)  :: tro
creek {n} (stream of water)  :: bekk, liten elv
creep {v} (to move slowly with the abdomen close to the ground) SEE: crawl  ::
creeper {n} (treecreeper) SEE: treecreeper  ::
creeping thistle {n} (corn thistle) SEE: corn thistle  ::
cremate {v} (incinerate a body)  :: [Bokmål] kremere; [Nynorsk] kremere, kremera
cremation {n} (burning)  :: [Bokmål] kremasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kremasjon {m}
crematorium {n} (place where dead bodies are cremated)  :: [Bokmål] krematorium {n}; [Nynorsk] krematorium {n}
crematory {n} (crematorium) SEE: crematorium  ::
creme de la creme {n} (crème de la crème) SEE: crème de la crème  ::
crescent {n} (figure of the moon)  :: månesigd {m}
crescent moon {n} (the moon as it appears in its first or last quarter)  :: halvmåne {m}, månesigd {m}
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease {n} (Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease)  :: Creutzfeldt-Jakobs sykdom {c}
crevasse {n} (a crack or fissure in a glacier or snow field)  :: bre {m}, isbre {m}
crew {n} (group of people working on common task)  :: [Bokmål] arbeidsgruppe {m} {f}, stab {m}
crew {n}  :: mannskap
crew {n} (non-officer nautical personnel)  :: [Bokmål] (including officers) besetning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] (including officers) besetning {m} {f}
crew cut {n} (a haircut)  :: hockeysveis {m}
crib {n} (a child's bed) SEE: cot  ::
crib {n} (Nativity Scene) SEE: Nativity Scene  ::
crib note {n} (concealed reminder) SEE: cheat sheet  ::
cricket {n} (game)  :: cricket {m}
crime {n} (act violating the law)  :: [Bokmål] forbrytelse
Crimea {prop} (peninsula, see also: Crimean peninsula)  :: Krim
Crimean {prop} (Crimean peninsula) SEE: Crimean peninsula  ::
Crimean {prop} (Crimea) SEE: Crimea  ::
crime scene {n} (location of a crime)  :: åsted
criminal {n} (person guilty of a crime, breaking the law)  :: [Bokmål] kriminell
criminal offence {n} (crime) SEE: crime  ::
crimson {v} (blush) SEE: blush  ::
crimson tide {n} (menstruation) SEE: menstruation  ::
crimson tide {n} (red tide) SEE: red tide  ::
cripple {adj} (Crippled)  :: krøpling
crisis {n}  :: krise
crisis {n} (unstable situation in political, social, economic or military affairs)  :: [Bokmål] krise
criterion {n} (standard for comparison and judgment)  :: kriterium {m}
criticise {v} (to evaluate)  :: kritisere
criticize {v} (to evaluate) SEE: criticise  ::
criticize {v} (to find fault) SEE: criticise  ::
crème de la crème {n} (best of the best)  :: crème de la crème, kremen av kremen, der oppe
Croatia {prop} (Country in Europe)  :: Kroatia
Croatian {adj} (of or pertaining to Croatia)  :: [Bokmål] kroatisk; [Nynorsk] kroatisk
Croatian {n} (person of Croatia)  :: [Bokmål] kroat {m}; [Nynorsk] kroat {m}
Croatian {prop} (the standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian)  :: [Bokmål] kroatisk {m}; [Nynorsk] kroatisk {m}
Croatian Sheepdog {n} (Croatian Sheepdog)  :: [Bokmål] kroatisk gjeterhund {m}
crocodile {n} (reptile)  :: [Bokmål] krokodille {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] krokodille {m} {f}
crocodile clip {n} (alligator clip) SEE: alligator clip  ::
crocodile tears {n} (display of tears that is forced or false)  :: krokodilletårer {m-p}
crocodile tears {n} (plural of crocodile tear) SEE: crocodile tear  ::
crocus {n} (plant of genus Crocus)  :: [Bokmål] krokus {m}; [Nynorsk] krokus {m}
crony {n} (Close friend)  :: kompanjong {m}
cronyism {n} (favoritism to friends without regard for their qualifications)  :: nepotisme {m}, kameraderi {n}
crook {n} (a criminal who steals)  :: [Bokmål] skurk {m}
crop {n} (part of bird's or animal’s alimentary tract)  :: [Bokmål] kro {m}; [Nynorsk] kro {f}
croquet {n} (croquette) SEE: croquette  ::
cross {n} (geometrical figure)  :: kryss {n}
cross {n} (wooden post with a perpendicular beam, used for crucifixion)  :: kors {n}
cross- {prefix} (indicating a direction (across))  :: [Bokmål] tverr-; [Nynorsk] tverr-
cross {v} (go from one side of something to the other)  :: krysse
cross-border {adj} (taking place across a border)  :: [Bokmål] grenseoverskridende
crossbow {n} (mechanised weapon based on the bow)  :: [Bokmål] armbrøst {m}; [Nynorsk] armbrøst {m}
cross-country skiing {n} (leisure activity)  :: [uncountable] langrenn {n}
cross-country skiing {n} (winter sport)  :: [uncountable] langrenn {n}
cross-cultural {adj} (between two or more cultures) SEE: intercultural  ::
cross examination {n} (questioning of a witness) SEE: cross-examination  ::
crosshatch {v} (to mark or fill with a crosshatch pattern)  :: skravere
crossing {n} (intersection where roads, lines, or tracks cross)  :: kryss {n}
cross-party {adj} (pertaining to two or more political parties)  :: [Bokmål] tverrpolitisk; [Nynorsk] tverrpolitisk
cross product {n} (vector product) SEE: vector product  ::
cross-reference {n} (a reference to another location in the same source)  :: kryssreferanse
cross-reference {v} (provide with cross-reference)  :: kryssreferere, kryssreferanse
crossroads {n} (intersection)  :: [Bokmål] gatekryss {n}, veikryss {n}, vegkryss {n}; [Nynorsk] gatekryss {n}, vegkryss {n}
cross section {n} ((mathematics, statistics) representative sample)  :: tverrsnitt {n}
cross section {n} ((physics) probability of a particular nuclear reaction)  :: tverrsnitt {n}
cross section {n} (section formed by a plane cutting through an object)  :: tverrsnitt {n}
cross spider {n} (European garden spider) SEE: European garden spider  ::
cross swords {v} (to fight with someone) SEE: duel  ::
cross tab {n} (cross tabulation) SEE: cross tabulation  ::
crossword {n} (a word puzzle)  :: kryssord
crossword puzzle {n} (crossword) SEE: crossword  ::
crotch {n} (area of a person’s body)  :: skritt {n}, skrev {n}
crotch {n} (area where something forks)  :: forgrening {m} {f}
crotchet rest {n} (quarter rest) SEE: quarter rest  ::
croup {v} (to croak) SEE: croak  ::
crow {n} (any bird of the genus Corvus)  :: kråke {f}
crow {v} (To make the sound of a rooster)  :: gale
crowbar {n} (iron or steel bar used as a lever to manually force things apart)  :: brekkjern {n}, kubein {n}
crowberry {n} (the genus Empetrum)  :: krekling
crowberry {n} (the species Empetrum nigrum)  :: krekling
crowd {n} (group of people)  :: flokk {m}, mengde {m}, folkehav {n}
crowd {n} (group of things)  :: haug {m}
crowdfunding {n} (pooling of money for a common goal)  :: folkefinansiering
crowdsourcing {n} (delegating a task)  :: crowdsourcing {m} {f}
crowfoot {n} (buttercup) SEE: buttercup  ::
crown {n} (of the head)  :: isse {m}
crown {n} (royal, imperial or princely headdress)  :: krone {c}
crown prince {n} (next emperor)  :: kronprins {m}
crown prince {n} (next king)  :: kronprins
crown princess {n} (the heiress apparent to the throne in a monarchy)  :: kronprinsesse
crêpe {n} (crepe) SEE: crepe  ::
crucian {n} (species of freshwater game fish) SEE: crucian carp  ::
crucifix {n} (object)  :: krusifiks
crucifixion {n} (execution by being nailed or tied to an upright cross)  :: korsfestelse {m}
crucify {v} (to execute a person by nailing to a crucifix)  :: [Bokmål] korsfeste; [Nynorsk] korsfeste
crude oil {n} (unrefined oil)  :: [Bokmål] råolje {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] råolje {m} {f}
cruel {adj} (not nice; mean; heartless)  :: grusom
cruelty {n} (cruel act)  :: [Bokmål] grusomhet {m} {f}
cruelty {n} (indifference to suffering)  :: [Bokmål] grusomhet {m} {f}
cruelty {n} (positive pleasure in inflicting suffering)  :: [Bokmål] grusomhet {m} {f}
cruise {n} (sea voyage)  :: cruise {n}
cruise missile {n} (a winged missile)  :: [Bokmål] krysserrakett {m}, kryssermissil {n}; [Nynorsk] kryssarrakett {m}
cruiser {n} (class of warships)  :: [Bokmål] krysser {m}; [Nynorsk] kryssar {m}
crumble {v} (to fall apart)  :: falle i grus
crumble {v} (to render into crumbs)  :: smuldre
crunchy {adj} (likely to crunch)  :: knasende; [Nynorsk] krasete, knasande, sprø
crusade {n} (grand concerted effort)  :: [Bokmål] korstog {n}; [Nynorsk] krossferd {f}, krosstog {n}, korstog {n}
Crusade {prop} (campaigns by Christian forces to the Holy Land)  :: korstog
crush {n} (archaism for party) SEE: party  ::
crush {v} (to be or become broken down or in)  :: knuses
crush {v} (to oppress or burden grievously)  :: knuse
crush {v} (to overcome completely)  :: knuse
crush {v} (to overwhelm by pressure or weight)  :: sammentrykke
crush {v} (to press or bruise between two hard bodies)  :: sammenpresse
crush {v} (to reduce to fine particles by pounding or grinding)  :: finknuse
crushing {adj} (that crushes)  :: knusende
crust {n} (any solid, hard surface layer)  :: skare {m} (crust of snow)
crust {n} (outer layer of bread)  :: skorpe {m} {f}
crust {n} (outermost layer of a planet)  :: skorpe {m}
crustacean {n} (arthropod of the subphylum Crustacea)  :: [Bokmål] krepsdyr; [Nynorsk] krepsdyr
crutch {n} (crotch) SEE: crotch  ::
crutch {n} (device to assist in motion as a cane)  :: [Bokmål] krykke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] krykke {f}, krykkje {f}
crux {n} ((heraldry) cross on a coat of arms) SEE: cross  ::
cry {v} (intransitive: to weep)  :: [Bokmål] gråte
cry one's eyes out {v} (to moan) SEE: moan  ::
cry over spilt milk {v} (to worry about unfortunate events which have already happened)  :: ikke gråt over spilt melk
cryovolcano {n} (cryovolcano)  :: isvulkan
cryptocracy {n} (a form of government)  :: kryptokrati {n}
cryptological {adj} (cryptologic) SEE: cryptologic  ::
crystal {n} (array of atoms)  :: krystall
crystal {n} (glassware)  :: krystall
crystal {n}  :: krystall
crystal ball {n} (A globe used to foretell the future)  :: spådomskule {m} {f}, krystallkule {m} {f}
crystalize {v} (crystallize) SEE: crystallize  ::
crystal set {n} (an early kind of radio receiver)  :: [Bokmål] krystallapparat {n}, krystallmottaker {m}; [Nynorsk] krystallapparat {n}, krystallmottakar {m}
C-section {n} (Caesarean section) SEE: Caesarean section  ::
C sharp {prop} (programming language) SEE: [[{{unsupported|C sharp]]  ::
Côte d'Ivoire {prop} (the Ivory Coast)  :: Elfenbenskysten
Cuba {prop} (country and largest island in Caribbean)  :: Cuba
Cuban {adj} (of or pertaining to Cuba)  :: [Bokmål] cubansk, kubansk; [Nynorsk] cubansk, kubansk
Cuban {n} (a person from Cuba)  :: [Bokmål] cubaner {m}, kubaner {m}; [Nynorsk] cuban {m}, cubanar {m}, kuban {m}, kubanar {m}
cubbyhole {n} (pigeonhole) SEE: pigeonhole  ::
cubby house {n} (small house for children to play in) SEE: Wendy house  ::
cubic metre {n} (unit of volume)  :: [Bokmål] kubikkmeter {m}; [Nynorsk] kubikkmeter {m}
cuboid {n} (cuboid bone) SEE: cuboid bone  ::
cuckoo {n} (the bird)  :: [Bokmål] gjøk {m}; [Nynorsk] gauk {m}
cuckoo clock {n} (clock)  :: [Bokmål] gjøkur {n}; [Nynorsk] gaukur {n}
cucumber {n} (edible fruit)  :: [Bokmål] agurk {m}; [Nynorsk] agurk {m}
cucumber {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] agurk {m}; [Nynorsk] agurk {m}
cuddly toy {n} (cuddly toy) SEE: stuffed animal  ::
cuff {n} (The end of a shirt sleeve that covers the wrist)  :: [Bokmål] mansjett {m}; [Nynorsk] mansjett {m}
cuff {v} (to handcuff) SEE: handcuff  ::
cufflink {n} (button used to hold a sleeve cuff together)  :: [Bokmål] mansjettknapp {m}; [Nynorsk] mansjettknapp {m}
cuirass {n} (piece of defensive armor, covering the body from the neck to the girdle)  :: kyrass {n}
cuisine {n} (characteristic style of preparing food)  :: [Bokmål] kjøkken {n}; [Nynorsk] kjøken {n}, kjøkken {n}
cul-de-sac {n} (blind alley)  :: [Bokmål] blindvei {m}, blindveg {m}, blindgate {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] blindveg {m}, blindgate {f}
cul-de-sac {n} (circular area at the end of a dead end street)  :: snuplass {m}
cul-de-sac {n} (impasse) SEE: impasse  ::
culinary {adj} (relating to the practice of cookery or the activity of cooking)  :: kulinariske
cull {v} (to pick or take someone or something)  :: [Bokmål] plukke, plukke ut
cull {v} (to select animals from a group and then kill them)  :: [Bokmål] avskyte
cult {n} (a sect)  :: [Bokmål] kult; [Nynorsk] kult
cult {n}  :: kult
cultural {adj} (pertaining to culture)  :: [Bokmål] kulturell; [Nynorsk] kulturell
culture {n} (arts, customs and habits)  :: kultur {m}
culture {n} (botany: cultivation) SEE: cultivation  ::
culture {n} (the beliefs, values, behavior and material objects that constitute a people's way of life)  :: kultur {m}
culver {n} (woodpigeon) SEE: woodpigeon  ::
cum {n} (slang: male semen)  :: sperm {m}, sæd {m}
cum {v} (slang: have an orgasm; ejaculate)  :: ejakulere, sæde
cumin {n} (its seed used as spice)  :: spisskummen, spisskarve
cumin {n} (plant Cuminum cyminum)  :: spisskummen, spisskarve
cunning {adj}  :: listig, snedig, slu
cunning {n} (skill of being sly or deceitful)  :: snedighet {m}
cunt {n} (genitalia)  :: fitte {c}, kuse {c}, mus {c}
cunt {n} (unpleasant or objectionable person)  :: fitte {c}
cuntface {n} (Term of abuse)  :: fittetryne {n}
cup {n} (vessel for drinking)  :: kopp
cupboard {n} (enclosed storage)  :: skap {n}
cupful {n} (a half pint) SEE: half-pint  ::
curb {n} (row of concrete along the edge of a road) SEE: kerb  ::
curd {v} (curdle) SEE: curdle  ::
curd cheese {n} (cottage cheese) SEE: cottage cheese  ::
curer {n} (healer) SEE: healer  ::
curfew {n} (a regulation requiring people to be off the streets and in their homes by a certain time)  :: [Bokmål] portforbud {n}; [Nynorsk] portforbod {n}
curious {adj} (inquisitive)  :: nysgjerrig
curium {n} (chemical element)  :: curium
curler {n} (hair roller) SEE: hair roller  ::
currant {n} (bush)  :: ripsbærbusk {c}
currant {n} (fruit)  :: rips {m}, ripsbær {n}
currency {n} (money or other item used to facilitate transactions)  :: [Bokmål] valuta {m}; [Nynorsk] valuta {m}
current {adj} (existing or occurring at the moment)  :: aktuell, nåværende
current {adj} (generally accepted, used, practiced, or prevalent at the moment)  :: aktuell, nåværende, gjeldende
current {n} (part of a fluid that moves continuously in a certain direction)  :: [Bokmål] strøm {m}; [Nynorsk] straum {m}
current {n} (time rate of flow of electric charge)  :: [Bokmål] strøm {m}, strømstyrke {m}; [Nynorsk] straum {m}, straumstyrke {m}
current asset {n} (finance: an organization's fixed assets)  :: [Bokmål] omløpsmiddel {n}
current events {n} (news items)  :: aktuelle hendelser
curry {n} (curry powder) SEE: curry powder  ::
curry {v} (curry favor) SEE: curry favor  ::
curse {n} (supernatural detriment)  :: forbannelse {m}
curse {n} (vulgar epithet)  :: [Bokmål] ed {m}, banneord {n}; [Nynorsk] eid {m}, bannord {n}
curse {v} (to place a curse upon)  :: forbanne
cursive {adj} (having successive letters joined together)  :: kursiv
curtain {n} (piece of cloth covering a window)  :: gardin {m} {f}
curtsey {v} (to make a curtsey)  :: neie
curve {adj} (crooked) SEE: crooked  ::
curve {n} (algebraic curve) SEE: algebraic curve  ::
curved {adj} (having a curve or curves)  :: [Bokmål] buet, bua; [Nynorsk] boga
curvy {adj} (buxom) SEE: buxom  ::
curvy {adj} (curvaceous) SEE: curvaceous  ::
cusk {n} (cod-like fish)  :: brosme {m} {f}
cuspidor {n} (spittoon) SEE: spittoon  ::
custody {n} (legal right to take care of something or somebody)  :: [Bokmål] omsorgsrett {m} [of a child]; [Nynorsk] omsorgsrett {m} [of a child]
custom {n} (frequent repetition of the same act)  :: [Bokmål] bruk {m}, skikk
customarily {adv} (normally) SEE: normally  ::
customs {n} (plural of {{m) SEE: [[en custom]]  ::
cut {n} (act of cutting)  :: kutt {n}
cut {n} (slab of meat)  :: [Bokmål] stykningsdel {m}, stykke {n}
cute {adj} (having features mainly attributed to infants and small or cuddly animals)  :: søt
cuticle {n} (outermost layer of skin of vertebrates) SEE: epidermis  ::
cuticula {n} (covering outside epidermis) SEE: cuticle  ::
cutlass {n} (a short sword with a curved blade)  :: huggert
cutlass {n} (machete) SEE: machete  ::
cutlery {n} (eating and serving utensils)  :: [Bokmål] bestikk {n}; [Nynorsk] bestikk {n}
cutlet {n} (meat chop)  :: kotelett {m}
cutting {n} (a leaf, stem, branch, or root removed from a plant)  :: skjæring
cutting board {n} (chopping board) SEE: chopping board  ::
cuttlefish {n} (any of various squidlike mollusks)  :: blekksprut
cut to the chase {v} (to get to the point)  :: komme til poenget
cwm {n} (valley head created through glacial erosion)  :: [Bokmål] botn {m}; [Nynorsk] botn {m}
cybercitizen {n} (inhabitant of cyberspace) SEE: netizen  ::
cyberspying {n} (cyberespionage) SEE: cyberespionage  ::
cycle {n} (vehicle) SEE: bicycle  ::
cycle lane {n} (part of road designated for cyclists) SEE: bicycle lane  ::
cycle path {n} (path segregated for bicycles) SEE: bicycle path  ::
cyclist {n} (person who rides a cycle)  :: [Bokmål] syklist {m}; [Nynorsk] syklist {m}
cyclops {n} (giant of mythology)  :: [Nynorsk] kyklop {m}
cylinder head {n} (Part of an internal combustion engine)  :: topplokk {n}
cyma {n} (botany: cyme) SEE: cyme  ::
cyme {n} (architecture: cyma) SEE: cyma  ::
cynic {n} (A person who believes that all people are motivated by selfishness)  :: [Bokmål] kyniker {m}; [Nynorsk] kynikar {m}
cynic {n} (A person whose outlook is scornfully negative)  :: [Bokmål] kyniker {m}; [Nynorsk] kynikar {m}
cynical {adj} (of or relating to the belief that human actions are motivated by base desires or selfishness)  :: [Bokmål] kynisk; [Nynorsk] kynisk
cynicism {n} (skeptical, scornful or pessimistic attitude)  :: kynisme {m}
cynosure {n} (North Star) SEE: North Star  ::
cynosure {n} (Ursa Minor) SEE: Ursa Minor  ::
cypress {n} (an evergreen coniferous tree)  :: sypress {m}
Cypriot {adj} (Of, from or relating to Cyprus)  :: [Bokmål] kypriotisk; [Nynorsk] kypriotisk
Cypriot {n} (Person from Cyprus)  :: [Bokmål] kypriot {m}; [Nynorsk] kypriot {m}
Cyprus {prop} (country)  :: Kypros
Czech {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to the country, people, culture, or language)  :: [Bokmål] tsjekkisk; [Nynorsk] tsjekkisk
Czech {n} (person)  :: [Bokmål] tsjekker {m}; [Nynorsk] tsjekkar {m}
Czech {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] tsjekkisk {m}; [Nynorsk] tsjekkisk {m}
Czechia {prop} (country in Europe)  :: Tsjekkia
Czechoslovakia {prop} (former country in Central Europe)  :: Tsjekkoslovakia
Czech Republic {prop} (country in Central Europe)  :: Tsjekkia, Den tsjekkiske republikk
čárka {n} (čárka diacritic) SEE: acute accent  ::