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gabardine {n} (gaberdine (garment)) SEE: gaberdine  ::
gable {n} (triangular area of wall)  :: gavl {m}
Gabon {prop} (Gabonese Republic)  :: Gabon
Gabonese {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Gabon or the Gabonese people)  :: [Bokmål] gabonsk; [Nynorsk] gabonsk
Gabonese {n} (A person from Gabon or of Gabonese descent)  :: [Bokmål] gaboner {m}; [Nynorsk] gabonar {m}
Gabriel {prop} (archangel)  :: Gabriel
Gabriel {prop} (male given name)  :: Gabriel
gadfly {n} (fly of the family Oestridae) SEE: botfly  ::
gadfly {n} (fly of the family Tabanidae) SEE: horsefly  ::
gadgie {n} (a watchman) SEE: watchman  ::
gadolinium {n} (chemical element)  :: gadolinium
Gaea {prop} (earth goddess)  :: Gaia {f}; [Nynorsk] Gaia {f}
Gaelic {prop} (Goidelic)  :: gælisk
Gaelic {prop} (Scottish Gaelic) SEE: Scottish Gaelic  ::
gaffe {n} (a foolish error, especially one made in public)  :: brøler {m}
gaga {adj} (crazy)  :: gal
Gagauzia {prop} (Autonomous region)  :: Gagauzia
gage {v} (gauge) SEE: gauge  ::
gage {v} (to measure) SEE: gauge  ::
gaggle {v} (cackle) SEE: cackle  ::
gai-lan {n} (kailan) SEE: kailan  ::
gailan {n} (kailan) SEE: kailan  ::
gain {n} (factor by which signal is multiplied)  :: forsterkning {m} {f}
gain {n}  :: vinning {m} , gevinst {m}
gain {n} (what one gains (profit))  :: utbytte {n}
gainsay {v} (to deny; to contradict)  :: motsi
gait {n} (manner of walking)  :: ganglag {n}; [Bokmål] gange {c}
gala {adj} (festive)  :: galla {m}
galactorrhœa {n} (galactorrhea) SEE: galactorrhea  ::
galactorrhoea {n} (galactorrhea) SEE: galactorrhea  ::
galactose {n} (the monosaccharide)  :: galaktose
galah {n} (fool) SEE: fool  ::
Galatic {adj} (Galatian) SEE: Galatian  ::
galaxy {n} (collection of billions of stars, galactic dust, black holes, etc)  :: galakse {m}
galaxy {n} (the Milky Way) SEE: Milky Way  ::
gale {n} (meteorology: a very strong wind)  :: kuling
gale {n} (Myrica gale)  :: pors
gall bladder {n} (pear-shaped organ that stores bile)  :: [Bokmål] galleblære {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gallblære {f}, galleblære {f}
Gallegan {prop} (the Galician language) SEE: Galician  ::
galleon {n} (large sailing ship)  :: gallion
galley {n} (ship propelled primarily by oars)  :: galei
gallfly {n} (gall wasp) SEE: gall wasp  ::
galligaskins {n} (shalwar) SEE: shalwar  ::
gallium {n} (chemical element)  :: gallium
gallop {n} (fastest gait of a horse)  :: galopp
gallop {v} (to ride at a galloping pace)  :: galoppere
gallows {n} (wooden framework on which persons are put to death by hanging)  :: galge {m}
gallows humor {n} (comedy that still manages to be funny in the face of a perfectly hopeless situation)  :: [Bokmål] galgenhumor {m}; [Nynorsk] galgenhumor {m}
galvanise {v} (galvanise) SEE: galvanize  ::
galvanized {v} (galvanized) SEE: galvanised  ::
Gambia {prop} (The Republic of The Gambia)  :: Gambia
Gambian {adj} (of Gambia)  :: [Bokmål] gambisk; [Nynorsk] gambisk
Gambian {n} (person from Gambia)  :: [Bokmål] gambier {m}; [Nynorsk] gambiar {m}
game {adj} (willing to participate)  :: med
game {n} (playful activity, amusement, pastime)  :: spill (a game with a winner), lek (a game without a winner)
game {v} (to defeat the rules in order to obtain a result)  :: spill, lek
game {v} (to gamble) SEE: gamble  ::
game console {n} (video game console) SEE: video game console  ::
gameness {n} (courage) SEE: courage  ::
game over {phrase} (message that appears on the screen of a computer or video game when all of the player's lives have been lost)  :: game over
gamete {n} (reproductive cell)  :: [Bokmål] kjønnscelle; [Nynorsk] kjønnscelle
game theory {n} (mathematical study of strategic situations)  :: spillteori; [Nynorsk] spelteori
gamma radiation {n} (type of radiation)  :: [Bokmål] gammastråling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gammastråling {f}
gamma ray {n} (very high frequency electromagnetic radiation)  :: [Bokmål] gammastråle {m}; [Nynorsk] gammastråle {m}
gamut {n} (all the colours available to a device)  :: palett {m}
Ganda {prop} (Luganda) SEE: Luganda  ::
gander {n} (a male goose)  :: [Bokmål] gasse {m}, hanngås {m} {f}, gåsestegg {m}; [Nynorsk] gasse {m}, hanngås {f}, gåsestegg {m}
gang bang {n} (gang rape) SEE: gang rape  ::
gang bang {n} (orgy) SEE: orgy  ::
Ganges {prop} (the sacred river)  :: Ganges
gangly {adj} (tall and thin, especially so as to cause physical awkwardness)  :: hengslete
gangrene {n} (the necrosis or rotting of flesh)  :: [Bokmål] koldbrann {m}, gangren {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] kaldbrann {m}, gangren {m} {n}
gangway {n} (aisle) SEE: aisle  ::
gannet {n} (glutton) SEE: glutton  ::
gantry {n} (astronautics) SEE: gantry scaffold  ::
gaol {v} (imprison, jail) SEE: imprison, jail  ::
Gaoxiong {prop} (Kaohsiung) SEE: Kaohsiung  ::
gap {n} (hiatus) SEE: hiatus  ::
gap {n} (opening made by breaking or parting)  :: [Bokmål] luke {m} {f}, åpning {m} {f}, mellomrom {n}, lomme {m} {f}, tomrom {n}, gap {n}, spalte {m} {f}
garage {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station  ::
garage {n} (place to store a car, etc.)  :: [Bokmål] garasje {m}; [Nynorsk] garasje {m}
garbage {n} (waste material)  :: avfall {n}, søppel {n}, boss {n}
garbage can {n} (a receptacle, which serves as a place to discard waste materials.)  :: søppelbøtte
garbage man {n} (garbage collector) SEE: garbage collector  ::
garden {n} (decorative piece of land outside with flowers and plants)  :: hage {m}, have {m}
garden {n} (gardens with public access)  :: park {m}
garden {n} (grounds at the front or back of a house)  :: hage {m}, tomt {m}
gardener {n} (one who gardens)  :: gartner
Garden of Eden {prop} (the place where Adam and Eve first lived, described in the book of Genesis)  :: [Bokmål] Edens hage; [Nynorsk] Edens hage, hagen i Eden
garlic {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] hvitløk {m}; [Nynorsk] kvitlauk {m}
garlic mustard {n} (Alliaria petiolata)  :: løkurt
garment {n} (single item of clothing)  :: plagg {n}, klesplagg {n}
garçonnière {n} (bachelor pad) SEE: bachelor pad  ::
garter {n} (band around leg)  :: hosebånd {c} (archaic), strømpebånd {c}
garter belt {n} (suspender belt) SEE: suspender belt  ::
gas bladder {n} (internal organ) SEE: swim bladder  ::
gas chamber {n} (a sealed chamber in which people are executed with gas)  :: gasskammer
gaseous {adj} (relating to, or existing as, gas)  :: [Bokmål] gassformig; [Nynorsk] gassformig
gash {n} (vulva) SEE: vulva  ::
gasket {n} (mechanical seal)  :: pakning {m}
gaskin {n} (trousers) SEE: trousers  ::
gasoline {n} (motor fuel)  :: bensin {m}
gasp {n} (A draw or drag on a cigarette (or gasper))  :: drag {n}; [Bokmål] trekk {n}
gasp {n} (A short, sudden intake of breath)  :: gisp {n}
gasp {v} (to breathe laboriously or convulsively)  :: pese
gasp {v} (to draw in the breath suddenly)  :: gispe
gas pedal {n} (accelerator) SEE: accelerator  ::
gas station {n} (a place which sells gasoline to pump directly into a car)  :: bensinstasjon
gastric cancer {n} (cancer of the stomach) SEE: stomach cancer  ::
gastritis {n} (inflammation of the lining of the stomach)  :: gastritt
gastrointestinal tract {n} (digestive tract) SEE: digestive tract  ::
gastronome {n} (gourmet) SEE: gourmet  ::
gate {n} (door-like structure outside)  :: port {m}
gate {n} (doorway, opening, or passage in a fence or wall)  :: port {m}
gather {v} (to bring together; to collect)  :: [Bokmål] samle; [Nynorsk] samle
gathering {n} (get-together, social function)  :: [Bokmål] sammenkomst {m}
Gatling gun {n} (a type of machine gun)  :: gatlingvåpen
gauge {n} (a measure; a standard of measure; an instrument to determine dimensions, distance, or capacity; a standard)  :: [Bokmål] mål {n}; [Nynorsk] mål {n}
gauge {n} (any instrument for ascertaining or regulating the level, state, dimensions or forms of things; as, a rain gauge; a steam gauge)  :: [Bokmål] måler {m}; [Nynorsk] målar {m}
gauge {n} (distance between the rails of a railway)  :: [Bokmål] sporvidde {m} {f}, sporbredde {m}; [Nynorsk] sporvidd {f}, sporvidde {f}, sporbreidd {f}, sporbreidde {f}
Gaul {n} (person)  :: [Bokmål] galler; [Nynorsk] gallar
Gaul {prop} (region)  :: Gallia
Gaulish {adj} (of or pertaining to Gaul)  :: gallisk
gauze {n} (cotton fabric used as surgical dressing)  :: gasbind {n}
gawp {v} (gawk) SEE: gawk  ::
gay {adj} (behaving in a way associated with females)  :: femi
gay {adj} (festive, bright, colorful)  :: morsom, festlig, fargerik
gay {adj} (happy, joyful and lively)  :: festlig, glad, livlig
gay {adj} (homosexual, see also: lesbian)  :: homoseksuell, homo, homse, soper, [slang] bøg {m}
gay {adj} (sexually promiscuous) SEE: promiscuous  ::
gay {adj} (typical of homosexual appearance)  :: homo, homsete
gay {n} (homosexual person, especially male, see also: lesbian)  :: [Bokmål] homo, gay
gay bar {n} (tavern or similar nightclub whose primary clientele is homosexuals)  :: homsebar {m}
gay marriage {n} (marriage between two people of the same sex)  :: likekjønnet ekteskap {n}, samkjønnet ekteskap {n}, homofilt ekteskap {n}
Gaza {prop} (Gaza Strip) SEE: Gaza Strip  ::
Gaza Strip {prop} (Gaza Strip)  :: Gazastripen {m}
gazehound {n} (sighthound) SEE: sighthound  ::
gear {n} (a particular combination or choice of interlocking gears)  :: [Bokmål] gir {n}; [Nynorsk] gir {n}
gear {n} (a wheel with grooves)  :: [Bokmål] tannhjul {n}; [Nynorsk] tannhjul {n}
gear {n} (equipment or paraphernalia)  :: [Bokmål] utstyr {n}; [Nynorsk] utstyr {n}
gear {n} (motor car transmission)  :: [Bokmål] gir {n}; [Nynorsk] gir {n}
gearbox {n} (train of gears)  :: girkasse {m} {f}
gear stick {n} (gear lever) SEE: gear lever  ::
gearstick {n} (gear lever) SEE: gear lever  ::
geek {n} (Australian: look) SEE: look  ::
gee up {interj} (direction to a horse) SEE: giddyup  ::
geez {interj} (An exclamation denoting surprise or frustration)  :: i jesu navn
Gehenna {prop} (one of various hells in Abrahamic religions)  :: Gehenna
geisha ball {n} (Ben Wa ball) SEE: Ben Wa ball  ::
geld {n} (compensation) SEE: compensation  ::
geld {n} (money) SEE: money  ::
geld {n} (ransom) SEE: ransom  ::
geld {n} (tribute) SEE: tribute  ::
geld {v} (castrate) SEE: castrate  ::
gelding {n} (eunuch) SEE: eunuch  ::
gem {n} (obsolete: gemma) SEE: gemma  ::
Gemini {n} (Someone with a Gemini star sign)  :: tvilling
Gemini {prop} (astrological sign)  :: [Bokmål] Tvillingene {m-p}; [Nynorsk] Tvilligane {m-p}
Gemini {prop} (constellation)  :: [Bokmål] Tvillingene {m-p}; [Nynorsk] Tvilligane {m-p}
Gemütlichkeit {n} (coziness)  :: hyggelig
gendarme {n} (member of the gendarmerie)  :: Konstabel
gendarmerie {n} (military body charged with police duties)  :: gendarmeri
gender {n} (biological sex of persons or animals)  :: kjønn {n}
gender {n} (grammar: division of nouns and pronouns)  :: kjønn {n}
gender {v} (engender) SEE: engender  ::
genealogist {n} (practitioner of genealogy)  :: genealog {m}, ættegransker {m}
general {adj} (involving every part or member, not specific or particular)  :: allmenn, generell
general {adj} (not limited in application; applicable to a whole class or category)  :: generell
general {adj} (widespread, common)  :: allminnelig, vanlig
general {n}  :: general
general {n} (military rank)  :: [Bokmål] general {m}; [Nynorsk] general {m}
general knowledge {n} (wide body of information that a person acquires from education and from life)  :: allmenndannelse {m}
generation {n} (period of around thirty years)  :: [Bokmål] generasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] generasjon {m}
generator {n} (apparatus: electrical generator)  :: generator {m}
generic {adj} (not having a brand name)  :: merkelo/s, generisk
generic {adj} (of, or relating to a genus)  :: generisk
generic {adj} (specifying neither masculine nor feminine e.g. salesperson)  :: kjo/nnsno/ytral
generic {adj} (very comprehensive)  :: generisk
genetic engineering {n} (genetic modification) SEE: genetic modification  ::
Geneva Convention {prop} (international treaty)  :: Genève-konvensjonene
genitality {n} (genitality)  :: genitalitet {m}
genitals {n} (genitalia) SEE: genitalia  ::
genitive case {n} (genitive) SEE: genitive  ::
genocide {n} (systematic killing of substantial numbers of people)  :: folkemord
gentile {adj}  :: fornem
gentleman {n} (toilets intended for use by men)  :: herrer {m-p}, herretoalett {n}
gentoo penguin {n} (penguin)  :: bøylepingvin
gentrification {n} (process of renewal and influx of higher class people)  :: [Bokmål] gentrifisering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gentrifisering {f}
genuine {adj} (real, authentic)  :: ekte, genuin
genu varum {n} (bowleg) SEE: bowleg  ::
geochemistry {n} (branch of chemistry)  :: [Bokmål] geokjemi {m}; [Nynorsk] geokjemi {m}
geodesy {n} (scientific discipline)  :: [Bokmål] geodesi {m}; [Nynorsk] geodesi {m}
geographical {adj} (geographic) SEE: geographic  ::
geographic information system {n} (an electronic system)  :: GIS
geography {n} (study of physical structure and inhabitants of the Earth)  :: [Bokmål] geografi {m}; [Nynorsk] geografi {m}
geological {adj} (geologic) SEE: geologic  ::
geologist {n} (person skilled at geology)  :: [Bokmål] geolog {m}; [Nynorsk] geolog {m}
geomancy {n} (type of divination)  :: geomantikk {m}
geometer moth {n} (geometer moth) SEE: geometrid moth  ::
geometrical {adj} (geometric) SEE: geometric  ::
geometrid {n} (geometrid moth) SEE: geometrid moth  ::
geometrid moth {n} (moth)  :: [Bokmål] måler {m}; [Nynorsk] målar {m}
geometry {n} (branch of mathematics)  :: geometri {f}
geomorphology {n} (the study of landforms)  :: geomorfologi {m}
geophysics {n} (branch of earth science)  :: [Bokmål] geofysikk {m}; [Nynorsk] geofysikk {m}
George {prop} (male given name)  :: Georg, Jørgen
Georgia {prop} (country)  :: Georgia
Georgia {prop} (state of the USA)  :: Georgia
Georgian {n} (person from the country of Georgia)  :: [Bokmål] georgier {m}, grusier {m}; [Nynorsk] georgiar {m}, grusiar {m}
Georgian {prop} (language of the country Georgia)  :: [Bokmål] georgisk {m}, grusisk {m}; [Nynorsk] georgisk {m}, grusisk {m}
ger {n} (yurt) SEE: yurt  ::
German {adj} (of or relating to the country of Germany)  :: [Bokmål] tysk; [Nynorsk] tysk
German {adj} (of or relating to the German people)  :: [Bokmål] germansk; [Nynorsk] germansk
German {n} (member of a Germanic tribe)  :: [Bokmål] germaner {m}; [Nynorsk] germanar {m}
German {n} (member of the Germanic ethnic group)  :: [Bokmål] tysker {m}; [Nynorsk] tyskar {m}
German {n} (native or inhabitant of Germany; person of German citizenship or nationality)  :: [Bokmål] tysker {m}; [Nynorsk] tyskar {m}
German {prop} (the German language)  :: [Bokmål] tysk {m}; [Nynorsk] tysk {m}
German Autumn {prop} (set of events in late 1977)  :: Den tyske høsten
German Empire {prop} (Germany between 1871 and 1918)  :: Tyske rike
Germanic {adj} (having German characteristics)  :: tysk
Germanic {adj} (relating to the Germanic peoples)  :: germansk
Germanic {adj} (relating to the language or group of languages known as Germanic)  :: germansk
germanium {n} (chemical element)  :: germanium
germanium tetrahydride {n} (germane) SEE: germane  ::
German measles {n} (the disease rubella) SEE: rubella  ::
germanomethane {n} (germane) SEE: germane  ::
germanophilia {n} (the love of the country, culture or people of Germany)  :: germanofili {f}
German Shepherd {n} (Medium sized breed of dog)  :: schäferhund {m}
Germany {prop} (country in Central Europe)  :: Tyskland, Føderale Republikken Tyskland
germ warfare {n} (the use of harmful organisms as a weapon) SEE: biological warfare  ::
Gertrude {prop} (female given name)  :: Gjertrud
gerund {n} (verb form functioning as an adverb)  :: gerundium {n}
gerund {n} (verb form functioning as a verbal noun)  :: gerundium {n}
gerundive {n} (Latin verbal adjective that describes obligation or necessity)  :: gerundiv
gestalt {n} (collection of entities that creates a unified concept)  :: [psychology] gestalt {m}
gestation {n} (period of time a fetus develops inside mother's body)  :: svangerskap {n}, graviditet {m}; [Bokmål] drektighet {m} {f} [animals only]
gestation sac {n} (gestational sac) SEE: gestational sac  ::
gesture {n} (act or remark)  :: [Bokmål] gest {m}; [Nynorsk] gest {m}
gesture {n} (motion of the limbs or body)  :: [Bokmål] gest {m}; [Nynorsk] gest {m}
gesundheit {interj} (said to someone who has just sneezed)  :: prosit
get {v} (become)  :: bli
get {v} (colloquial: be)  :: bli
get {v} (colloquial: understand)  :: forstå, fatte
get {v} (obtain)  :: få tak i, oppnå
get {v} (receive)  :: , motta
get a move on {v} (hurry up) SEE: hurry up  ::
get a word in edgeways {v} (get a word in edgewise) SEE: get a word in edgewise  ::
get cold feet {v} (to become nervous or anxious and reconsider a decision about an upcoming event)  :: få kalde føtter
get down {v} (bring down (transitive)) SEE: let down  ::
get down {v} (come down (intransitive)) SEE: come down  ::
get down {v} (go down (intransitive)) SEE: go down  ::
get on someone's nerves {v} (annoy or irritate)  :: gå noen på nervene
get on with {v} (get along with) SEE: get along with  ::
get out of bed on the wrong side {v} (to start the day in a bad mood) SEE: get up on the wrong side of the bed  ::
get out of here {interj} (command to leave)  :: stikk, stikk av, forsvinn, ha deg bort, kom deg bort
get outta here {interj} (get out of here) SEE: get out of here  ::
get over {v} (recover) SEE: recover  ::
get rid of {v} (to remove)  :: bli kvitt
get-together {n} ((informal) a meeting or gathering; a party or social function)  :: [Bokmål] sammenkomst {m}
get to the point {v} (State directly)  :: komme til poenget
get up {v} (to rise from one's bed)  :: stå opp
get up on the wrong side of the bed {v} (to feel irritable without a particular reason)  :: stå opp på feil side av sengen
get well soon {phrase} (indicating hope that the listener recovers)  :: god bedring
geyser {n} (boiling spring)  :: geysir
g-force {n} (acceleration of a body)  :: tyngdeakselerasjon
Ghana {prop} (The Republic of Ghana)  :: Ghana
Ghanaian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Ghana or the Ghanaian people)  :: [Bokmål] ghanesisk; [Nynorsk] ghanesisk
Ghanaian {n} (person from Ghana or of Ghanaian descent)  :: [Bokmål] ghaneser {m}; [Nynorsk] ghanesar {m}
Ghanan {adj} (Ghanaian) SEE: Ghanaian  ::
Ghanan {n} (Ghanaian) SEE: Ghanaian  ::
gharial {n} (gavial) SEE: gavial  ::
Ghent {prop} (capital city of the province of East Flanders, Belgium)  :: Gent; [Nynorsk] Gent
ghetto blaster {n} (powerful portable stereo system) SEE: boom box  ::
ghost {n} (faint shadowy semblance)  :: spøkelse {n}
ghost {n} (ghostwriter) SEE: ghostwriter  ::
ghost {n} (soul) SEE: soul  ::
ghost {n} (spirit appearing after death)  :: spøkelse {n}, gjenferd, gjenganger, fantom {n}, ånd, dauding, skrømt, gespenster, draug, sjel
Ghost of Christmas Future {prop} (Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come) SEE: Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come  ::
ghost story {n} (A story about ghosts)  :: spøkelsesfortelling
ghost town {n} (deserted town)  :: spøkelsesby
ghost writer {n} (one who writes on behalf of someone else) SEE: ghostwriter  ::
giant panda {n} (mammal)  :: panda {m}
gibbous {adj} (humpbacked) SEE: humpbacked  ::
Gibraltar {prop} (British overseas territory)  :: Gibraltar
Gibraltar {prop} (Strait of Gibraltar) SEE: Strait of Gibraltar  ::
gift {n} (A talent or natural ability)  :: [Bokmål] gave {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gåve {f}
gift {n} (Something given to another voluntarily, without charge)  :: [Bokmål] gave {m} {f}, presang {m}; [Nynorsk] gåve {f}, presang {m}
gift voucher {n} (voucher given as a present)  :: [Bokmål] gavekort {n}; [Nynorsk] gåvekort {n}
giga-watt {n} (gigawatt) SEE: gigawatt  ::
giggle {n} (laugh)  :: fnising {c}, knising {c}
giggle {v} (laugh)  :: fnise, knise
Gilgamesh {prop} (hero of a Babylonian poem)  :: Gilgamesj
Gilgamesh {prop} (king of Uruk)  :: Gilgamesj
gill {n} (breathing organ of fish)  :: [Bokmål] gjelle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gjelle {f}
gill {n} (flesh under or about the chin) SEE: wattle  ::
gill {n} (fleshy flap that hangs below the beak of a fowl) SEE: wattle  ::
gill cover {n} (operculum) SEE: operculum  ::
gilt {n} (a security issued by the Bank of England) SEE: gilt-edged  ::
ginger {n} (plant)  :: ingefær {m}
ginger {n} (spice)  :: ingefær
ginger ale {n} (ginger beer) SEE: ginger beer  ::
ginger beer {adj} (queer) SEE: queer  ::
ginger beer {n} (queer) SEE: queer  ::
gingerbread man {n} (biscuit/cookie in the shape of a person and flavoured with ginger)  :: pepperkakemann {m}
gingerly {adv} (gently)  :: forsiktig, varsomt, sirlig, nennsomt
gingiva {n} (gum) SEE: gum  ::
gingival {adj} (alveolar) SEE: alveolar  ::
ginseng {n}  :: ginseng {m}
gippo {n} (Egyptian) SEE: Egyptian  ::
gippo {n} (Gypsy) SEE: Gypsy  ::
giraffe {n} (Mammal)  :: [Bokmål] sjiraff {m}; [Nynorsk] sjiraff {m}
girder {n} (main horizontal support in a building)  :: bærebjelke {m}, drager {m}
girl {n} (young female)  :: [Bokmål] jente {m} {f}, pike {m}; [Nynorsk] jente {f}, jenta {f}
girl band {n} (band consisting of females) SEE: girl group  ::
girlfriend {n} (a female friend)  :: [Bokmål] venninne {m} {f}
girlfriend {n} (a female partner in a romantic relationship)  :: [Bokmål] kjæreste {m}
girth {n} (equipment)  :: salgjord {m}
girth {n} (the distance measured around an object)  :: omkrets {m}
girya {n} (kettlebell) SEE: kettlebell  ::
give {v} (bend slightly when a force is applied)  :: gi etter
give {v} (transfer the possession of something to someone else)  :: gi, overrekke, overlate, skjenke
give a bad name {v} (to lose respect for something/someone)  :: gi et dårlig rykte
give-away shop {n} (shop)  :: gratis butikk
give birth {v} (produce new life)  :: bære, fram, føde
give me {v} (give me)  :: kan du være så snill å gi meg, gi meg
given {n} (condition assumed to be true)  :: gitt, forutsetning {c}
given name {n} (name chosen for a child by its parents)  :: fornavn {n}
give someone the creeps {v} (to give someone a feeling of uneasiness or mild fright)  :: gi noen gåsehud
give what for {v} (scold) SEE: scold  ::
gizmo {n} (thingy)  :: dings {m}, dippedutt {m}, duppeditt {m}
glacier {n} (a large body of ice which flows under its own mass, usually downhill)  :: isbre {m}, jøkel {m}
gladiator {n} (a professional boxer) SEE: boxer  ::
gladiator {n} ((in ancient Rome) a person (professional or slave) who entertained the public by engaging in mortal combat with another, or with a wild animal)  :: [Bokmål] gladiator {m}; [Nynorsk] gladiator {m}
Glagolitic alphabet {n} (writing system) SEE: Glagolitic  ::
glamorous {adj} (Having glamour; stylish)  :: [Bokmål] glamorøs; [Nynorsk] glamorøs
glamour {n} (beauty or charm)  :: [Bokmål] glamour {m}; [Nynorsk] glamour {m}
glans {n} (goiter) SEE: goitre  ::
glans {n} (pessary) SEE: pessary  ::
glans {n} (vascular body which forms the apex of the penis)  :: penishode {n}
glans clitoridis {n} (clitoral glans) SEE: clitoral glans  ::
glans penis {n} (conical vascularized body forming the extremity of the penis)  :: glanspenis, penishode
glare {v} (to stare angrily)  :: [Bokmål] stirre, glo, skule
Glasgow kiss {n} (headbutt) SEE: headbutt  ::
glasnost {n} (a policy of the Soviet Union)  :: glasnost
glass {n} (drinking vessel)  :: [Bokmål] glass {n}; [Nynorsk] glas {n}
glass {n} (mirror) SEE: mirror  ::
glass {n} (substance)  :: [Bokmål] glass {n}; [Nynorsk] glas {n}
glass cutter {n} (glazier) SEE: glazier  ::
glasses {n} (plural of "glass") SEE: glass  ::
glasses {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles  ::
glass harmonica {n} (a musical instrument)  :: glassharmonika
glazier {n} (craftsman who works with glass, fitting windows, etc)  :: glassmester {m}
glean {v} (gather information in small amounts, with implied difficulty, bit by bit)  :: gløtte, titte
glee {n} (Joy; merriment; mirth; gayety; particularly, the mirth enjoyed at a feast)  :: glede {m}
gleeful {adj} (joyful)  :: skadefro; [Nynorsk] skadeglad
glib {adj} (having a ready flow of words but lacking thought or understanding)  :: [Bokmål] glatt, litt for veltalende, rappmunnet, rapptunget
glibness {n} (the condition of being glib)  :: [Bokmål] rappmunnethet {m}
glimmer {n} (a faint light)  :: skimmer {n}
glimmer {n} (a faint or remote possibility)  :: glimt {n}, anelse {m}
glimmer {n} (a flash of light)  :: glimt {n}
glimmer {v} (shine with faint unsteady light)  :: glimte, skimre, blinke
globalisation {n}  :: globalisering
global warming {n} (increase in the average temperature of the earth's atmosphere to cause climate change)  :: global oppvarming {c}
globe {n} (model of Earth)  :: [Bokmål] globus {m}; [Nynorsk] globus {m}
globe {n} (the planet Earth)  :: [Bokmål] jordklode {m}
globefish {n} (blowfish) SEE: blowfish  ::
glockenspiel {n} (musical instrument)  :: [Bokmål] klokkespill; [Nynorsk] klokkespel
glogg {n} (Scandinavian version of mulled wine)  :: gløgg
glory {n} (great beauty or splendour)  :: prakt {c}
glory {n} (honour and valour)  :: glorie {m}, ære {c}
glory {n} (optical phenomenon)  :: glorie {m}
glory {n} (worship or praise)  :: pris {m}, ære {c}
gloss {n} (brief explanatory note or translation of a difficult or complex expression)  :: glose {m} {f}
gloss {n} (glossary) SEE: glossary  ::
glossary {n} (list of words with their definitions)  :: glossar {n}
glossolalia {n} (speaking in tongues)  :: tungetale
glossolalia {n} (xenoglossy) SEE: xenoglossy  ::
glossy {adj} (having a reflective surface)  :: glanset
glove {n} (item of clothing)  :: vante {m}, hanske {m}
glove box {n} (glove compartment) SEE: glove compartment  ::
glow {v}  :: gløde
glower {n} (An angry stare or glare)  :: olmt blikk {n}
glucose {n} (simple monosaccharide sugar)  :: glukose, druesukker
glue {n} (sticky adhesive substance)  :: lim {n}
gluteal cleft {n} (gluteal cleft) SEE: anal cleft  ::
gluten {n} (cereal protein)  :: gluten {n}
glutton {n} (wolverine) SEE: wolverine  ::
gnarly {adj} (gnarled) SEE: gnarled  ::
gnash {v} (to grind one's teeth in pain or in anger)  :: skjære tenner
gnat {n} (any small insect of the order Diptera)  :: knott {m}
gneiss {n} (common and widely-distributed metamorphic rock)  :: gneis
gnosis {n} (gnosis)  :: gnose {m}, gnosis {m}
Gnostic {adj} (relating to Gnosticism)  :: gnostisk
Gnostic {adj} (relating to spiritual knowledge)  :: gnostisk
Gnostic {n} (a believer in Gnosticism)  :: gnostiker {m}
Gnosticism {n} (Gnosticism)  :: gnostisisme {m}
gnotobiont {n} (gnotobiot) SEE: gnotobiot  ::
GNP {n} (Gross National Product)  :: BNP
gnu {n} (large antelope)  :: [Bokmål] gnu {m}; [Nynorsk] gnu {m}
go {n} (board game)  :: [Bokmål] go
go {v} (attack) SEE: attack  ::
go {v} (change) SEE: change  ::
go {v} (die) SEE: die  ::
go {v} (extend) SEE: extend  ::
go {v} (lead (tend or reach in a certain direction)) SEE: lead  ::
go {v} (leave) SEE: leave  ::
go {v} (of a machine, to work )  :: , virke, være i gang
go {v} (of time: elapse, pass) SEE: elapse, pass  ::
go {v} (survive) SEE: survive  ::
go {v} (to be destroyed )  :: ødelegges
go {v} (to belong; to have as its/their proper place )  :: ligge, høre til
go {v} (to date )  :: gå ut med, date, være sammen med
go {v} (to disappear )  :: forsvinne, gå over
go {v} (to fit )  :: passe
go {v} (to make (a specified sound) )  :: si
go {v} (to move through space (especially from one place to another) )  :: reise, fare, dra
go {v} (turn out) SEE: turn out  ::
go {v} (urinate, defecate) SEE: pee, poo  ::
go {v} (walk) SEE: walk  ::
Goa {prop} (state in western India)  :: Goa
goal {n} (in many sports, an area into which the players attempt to put an object)  :: mål, mål {n}
goal {n} (point(s) scored)  :: mål
goal {n} (result one is attempting to achieve)  :: mål, målsetting {c}, formål {n}, siktemål {n}
goal {n} ((sport) act of placing the object into the goal)  :: mål, mål {n}
goalkeeper {n} (player that protects a goal)  :: målvakt {m}
goaltender {n} (player that protects a goal) SEE: goalkeeper  ::
goat {n} (animal)  :: [Bokmål] geit {f} {m}; [Nynorsk] geit {f}
go away {interj} (dismissal)  :: forsvinn!; [Nynorsk] forsvinn!
gobbledygook {n} (Nonsense; meaningless or encrypted language.)  :: kaudervelsk {m}, galimatias {n}
goblin {n} (mythical humanoid)  :: nisse
goby {n} (gudgeon) SEE: gudgeon  ::
go crazy {v} (go nuts) SEE: go nuts  ::
god {n} (deity)  :: gud {m}; [Nynorsk] gud {m}
god {n} (idol)  :: gud {m}
god {n} (person in high position of authority)  :: gud {m}
god {v} (deify)  :: forgude
god {v} (idolize)  :: forgude, idolisere
God {prop} (single deity of monotheism)  :: Gud {m}, Herre
God bless you {interj} (said to somebody who has sneezed)  :: prosit
goddamned well {adv} (damn well) SEE: damn well  ::
goddess {n} (female deity)  :: [Bokmål] gudinne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gudinne {f}
godfather {n} (man present at the christening of a baby who promises to help raise the child in a Christian manner)  :: gudfar
God-fearing {adj} (following the precepts of a religious practice and respects and reveres god and his authority)  :: [Bokmål] gudfryktig
God knows {phrase} (Only known to God; only known to the gods)  :: gudene vet
godless {adj} (not acknowledging any deity or god; without belief in any deity or god)  :: gudløs
go Dutch {v} (split the cost)  :: spleise
goer {n} (foot) SEE: foot  ::
go figure {phrase} (expression of perplexity or surprise)  :: skulle du ha sett, rare greier {m-p}, det hadde jeg ikke trodd, forklar
goggle {n} (a pair of protective eyeglasses) SEE: goggles  ::
go halfsies {v} (to share by splitting in half) SEE: go halves  ::
go in {v} (enter) SEE: enter  ::
goitre {n} (enlargement of the neck)  :: [Bokmål] struma {m}; [Nynorsk] struma {m}
goji berry {n} (wolfberry) SEE: wolfberry  ::
gold {n} (anything or anyone considered to be very valuable)  :: gull {n}
gold {n} (coin)  :: gullmynt {m}
gold {n} (colour)  :: gull {n}
gold {n} (element)  :: gull {n}; [Nynorsk] gull
gold {n} (gold medal)  :: gull {n} gullmedalje {m}
gold coin {n} (a coin made of gold)  :: [Bokmål] gullmynt {m}; [Nynorsk] gullmynt {m}
golden eagle {n} (large bird of prey)  :: kongeørn
goldeneye {n} (duck)  :: kvinand
golden jackal {n} (Canis aureus)  :: [Bokmål] gullsjakal
golden plover {n} (Pluvialis apricaria)  :: [Nynorsk] heilo {f}
golden plover {n} (Pluvialis dominic) SEE: American golden plover  ::
goldfish {n} (fish)  :: [Bokmål] gullfisk {m}; [Nynorsk] gullfisk {m}
gold mine {n} (mine for gold)  :: gullgruve {m}
golf {n} (ball game)  :: [Bokmål] golf {m}; [Nynorsk] golf {m}
golf club {n} (a club or organization)  :: [Bokmål] golfklubb {m}; [Nynorsk] golfklubb {m}
golf club {n} (the implement)  :: [Bokmål] golfkølle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] golfkølle {f}
golf course {n} (the land where one plays golf)  :: [Bokmål] golfbane {m}; [Nynorsk] golfbane {m} {f}
golfer {n} (someone who plays golf)  :: [Bokmål] golfer {m}, golfspiller {m}, golfspeller {m}; [Nynorsk] golfar {m}, golfspelar {m}
Golodomor {prop} (Holodomor) SEE: Holodomor  ::
go mad {v} (to become insane) SEE: go nuts  ::
gonadotropin {n} (gonadotrophin) SEE: gonadotrophin  ::
gondola {n} (boat)  :: gondol
Gondwanaland {prop} (Gondwana) SEE: Gondwana  ::
gong {n} (percussion instrument)  :: gong {m}
gongfu {n} (kung fu) SEE: kung fu  ::
gonorrhea {n} (STD)  :: gonoré
good {adj} (acting in the interest of good; ethical good intentions)  :: god, godt
good {adj} (healthful)  :: sunn
good {adj} (of food, edible; not stale or rotten)  :: god, godt
good {adj} (of food, having a particularly pleasant taste)  :: god, godt
good {adj} (of people, competent or talented)  :: god, flink
good {adj} (pleasant; enjoyable)  :: god
good {adj} (useful for a particular purpose (it’s a good watch))  :: god, godt
goodbye {interj} (farewell)  :: adjø, farvel, avskjed, hadet bra, hadet, ses, snakkes, hei [telephone]
good day {phrase} (greeting between sunrise and sunset)  :: god dag
good-den {interj} (good evening) SEE: good evening  ::
good evening {n} (greeting said in the evening)  :: [Bokmål] god kveld, god aften; [Nynorsk] god kveld
good for nothing {adj} (good-for-nothing) SEE: good-for-nothing  ::
Good Friday {prop} (The Friday before Easter Sunday believed by Christians to be the day on which Christ was crucified)  :: langfredag {c}
good luck {interj} (wish of fortune or encouragement)  :: lykke til
good morning {interj} (when seeing someone for the first time in the morning)  :: [Bokmål] god morgen, morn; [Nynorsk] god morgon, morn
good night {phrase} (a farewell)  :: god natt
goods train {n} (train used for transportation of goods)  :: [Bokmål] godstog {n}; [Nynorsk] godstog {n}
good things come to those who wait {proverb} (patience is a virtue)  :: den som venter på noe stort, venter aldri for lenge
goodwill {n} (favorably disposed attitude toward someone or something)  :: [Bokmål] velvilje {m}, tillit {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] velvilje {m}, tillit {m} {f}
goodwill {n} (value of a business entity not directly attributable to its tangible assets and liabilities)  :: [Bokmål] goodwill {m}; [Nynorsk] goodwill {m}
google {n} (search using any comprehensive search engine)  :: nettsøk {n}
google {v} (to search for on the Internet)  :: google, googla (depending on slang/dialect)
googlebomb {v} (To spam a web page with links or words to gain a high Google PageRank)  :: googlebombe
googol {num} (1 followed by 100 zeros)  :: googol; [Bokmål] googol; [Nynorsk] googol
googolplex {num} (ten to the power of a googol)  :: googolplex
goose {n} (a grazing waterfowl of the family Anatidae)  :: [Bokmål] gås {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gås {f}
gooseberry {n} (fruit)  :: stikkelsbær {n}
goose bump {n} (raised skin caused by cold, excitement, or fear)  :: gåsehud
goosebump {n} (goose pimple) SEE: goose pimple  ::
goose flesh {n} (goose pimple) SEE: goose pimple  ::
goose pimple {n} (bumps on the skin)  :: gåsehud
goose skin {n} (goose pimple) SEE: goose pimple  ::
goose-step {n} (a style of marching)  :: hanemarsj {m}
goose-step {v} (to march with a goose-step)  :: gå i hanemarsj
gopher {n} (a small burrowing rodent)  :: jordekorn {n}
Gorbachev {prop} (Russian surname)  :: [Bokmål] Gorbatsjov
Gordian knot {n} (intricate problem)  :: gordisk knute {m}
Gordian knot {n} (mythical knot)  :: gordisk knute {m}
gorgeous {adj} (very beautiful)  :: smellvakker
gorilla {n} (ape)  :: gorilla {m}
Gorlovka {prop} (Horlivka) SEE: Horlivka  ::
goshawk {n} (bird of prey)  :: hønsehauk
gospel {n} (gospel music) SEE: gospel music  ::
gossip {n} (idle talk)  :: sladder {n}
gossip {v} (to talk about someone else's private or personal business)  :: sladre, slarve
Gothenburg {prop} (city on the west coast of Sweden)  :: Gøteborg
go through {v} (to undergo, suffer, experience)  :: [Bokmål] gjennomgå; [Nynorsk] gjennomgå
go to hell {v} (interjection)  :: dra til helvete
go to sleep {v} (fall asleep) SEE: fall asleep  ::
go to the bathroom {v} (go to the toilet) SEE: go to the toilet  ::
go to the dogs {v} (informal: to decline or deteriorate)  :: [Bokmål] gå i hundene; [Nynorsk] gå i hundane
go to work {v} (commute) SEE: commute  ::
go to work {v} (work) SEE: work  ::
gourmet {n} (gourmet; a person who appreciates good food)  :: [Bokmål] feinschmecker {m}, matskjønner {m}, gastronom {m}, gourmet {m}; [Nynorsk] finsmakar {m}, matskjønar {m}, gastronom {m}, gourmet {m}
goutweed {n} (ground-elder)  :: skvallerkål {c}
government {n} (body with the power to make and/or enforce laws)  :: [Bokmål] regjering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] regjering {f}
go wild {v} (knock yourself out) SEE: knock yourself out  ::
grace {n} (free and undeserved favour, especially of God)  :: [Bokmål] nåde
grace {n} (relief period for a debtor)  :: betalingsutsettelse {m}
grace {n} (short prayer before or after a meal)  :: bordbønn {m}
gradation {n} (apophony) SEE: apophony  ::
grade {n} (mathematics: gradian) SEE: gradian  ::
grade crossing {n} (level crossing) SEE: level crossing  ::
grade school {n} (elementary or primary school) SEE: primary school  ::
graduate student {n} (university student working on a master's or Ph.D.) SEE: postgraduate  ::
graft {n} (small shoot or scion)  :: [Bokmål] pode {m}; [Nynorsk] pode {m}
graft {v} (to insert a graft in another tree)  :: [Bokmål] pode; [Nynorsk] pode, pote
graft {v} (to insert scions)  :: [Bokmål] pode; [Nynorsk] pode, pote
grafting {n} (act, art, or process of inserting grafts)  :: [Bokmål] poding {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] poding {f}
Graham biscuit {n} (bread made of unbolted wheat flour) SEE: Graham bread  ::
grammar {n} (book describing grammar)  :: [Bokmål] grammatikk {m}; [Nynorsk] grammatikk {m}
grammar {n} (rules for speaking and writing a language)  :: grammatikk
grammary {n} (grammar) SEE: grammar  ::
grammatical alternation {n} (Verner alternation) SEE: Verner alternation  ::
grammatischer Wechsel {n} (Verner alternation) SEE: Verner alternation  ::
grampus {n} (hellbender salamander) SEE: hellbender  ::
grampus {n} (killer whale) SEE: orca  ::
grand {adj} (Standing in the second or some more remote degree of parentage or descent)  :: beste-
grandaunt {n} (the aunt of one’s parent; a great-aunt)  :: grandtante
grandchild {n} (child of someone’s child)  :: [Bokmål] barnebarn {n}; [Nynorsk] barnebarn {n}
granddaughter {n} (daughter of someone’s child)  :: sønnedatter [son's daughter], datterdatter [daughter's daughter]
grande dame {n} (doyenne) SEE: doyenne  ::
grandfather {n} (grandfather (from either side))  :: morfar (mother's father), farfar (father's father); [Bokmål] bestefar {m}; [Nynorsk] bestefar {m}
grandmaster {n} (Grandmaster) SEE: Grandmaster  ::
grandmother {n} (mother of someone's parent)  :: bestemor, mormor {m} {f} [maternal], farmor {m} {f} [paternal]
grandparent {n} (parent of one's parent)  :: besteforelder {m}
grand slam {n} ((bridge) the winning of all the tricks during the play of one hand)  :: storeslem
grand slam {n} ((sports) the winning of all the major or specified events)  :: storeslem
grandson {n} (son of one's child)  :: sønnesønn [son's son], dattersønn [daughter's son]
granduncle {n} (great-uncle) SEE: great-uncle  ::
granite {n} (type of rock)  :: [Bokmål] granitt {m}; [Nynorsk] granitt {m}
granitic {adj} (of, pertaining to, or containing granite)  :: [Bokmål] granittisk; [Nynorsk] granittisk
grant {n} (A transfer of property by deed or writing)  :: overføring {m} {f}
grant {n} (The act of granting; a bestowing or conferring; concession; allowance; permission)  :: tildeling {m} {f}
grant {n} (The thing or property granted; a gift; a boon)  :: tildeling {m} {f}, donasjon {m}
grant {n} (The yielding or admission of something in dispute)  :: innrømmelse {m}
grant {v} (To admit as true what is not yet satisfactorily proved; to yield belief to; to allow; to yield; to concede)  :: innrømme
grant {v} (To bestow or confer, with or without compensation, particularly in answer to prayer or request)  :: innvilge
grant {v} (To give over)  :: tildele, overgi
grape {n} (fruit)  :: drue {m} {f}
grape {n} (vine)  :: vindrue {m} {f}
grapevine {n} (rumor) SEE: rumor  ::
grapevine {n} (the plant on which grapes grow)  :: [Bokmål] vinranke {m}; [Nynorsk] vinranke {f}
graphic {adj} (drawn, pictorial)  :: grafisk
graphic {adj} (vivid, descriptive)  :: [Bokmål] billedlig
graphical user interface {n} (type of user interface)  :: grafisk brukergrensesnitt
graphing paper {n} (graph paper) SEE: graph paper  ::
graphite {n} (form of carbon)  :: [Bokmål] grafitt {m}; [Nynorsk] grafitt {m}
grapnel {n} (grappling iron) SEE: grappling iron  ::
grappa {n} (Italian grape-based spirit)  :: grappa
grasp {v} (to understand)  :: begripe
grass {n} (ground cover plant)  :: [Bokmål] gress {n}, gras {n}; [Nynorsk] gras {n}
grass {n} (marijuana)  :: [Bokmål] gress {n}, gras {n}
grasshopper {n} (an insect of the order Orthoptera)  :: gresshoppe {f}
grass snake {n} (Natrix natrix)  :: buorm
grate {v} (shred)  :: rive, raspe
grateful {adj} (showing gratitude)  :: takknemlig
gratefulness {n} (the state of being grateful)  :: takknemlighet
grater {n} (A tool with which one grates)  :: rivjern
graticule {n} (reticle) SEE: reticle  ::
gratification {n} (act of gratifying, or pleasing)  :: glede, tilfredsstille
gratis {adj} (free, without charge)  :: gratis
gratulate {v} (congratulate) SEE: congratulate  ::
grave {n} (excavation for burial)  :: [Bokmål] grav {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] grav {f}
grave accent {n} (grave accent)  :: grav aksent {c}
gravel {n} (kidney stone) SEE: kidney stone  ::
gravel {n} (small fragments of rock)  :: grus {m}, pukk {m}
graveyard {n} (tract of land in which the dead are buried)  :: kirkegård {m}, gravlund, leggplass
graveyard shift {n} (night shift) SEE: night shift  ::
gravy {n} (sauce)  :: saus {m}
gray {adj} (having a color somewhere between white and black, as the ash of an ember)  :: grå
gray {n} (colour)  :: grå
grayling {n} (Thymallus thymallus)  :: harr {m}
gray tape {n} (duct tape) SEE: duct tape  ::
graze {v} (to eat grass from a pasture)  :: beite, gresse, gå på gress
grease {n} (animal fat)  :: fett, smøre
great {adj} (important) SEE: important  ::
great auk {n} (Pinguinus impennis)  :: geirfugl {m}
great-aunt {n} (sister of one’s grandparent, aunt of one’s parent)  :: grandtante
greatbrain {n} (cerebrum) SEE: cerebrum  ::
Great Britain {prop} (the country, see also: United Kingdom)  :: Storbritannia
Great Britain {prop} (the island)  :: Storbritannia
greater galago {n} (primate of the genus Otolemur) SEE: thick-tailed bushbaby  ::
Greater London {prop} (City of London, Westminster and 31 other London boroughs)  :: Stor-London
greatest common divisor {n} (largest positive integer or polynomial)  :: største felles faktor, største felles nevner
great-grandchild {n} (The son or daughter of one's grandchild)  :: [Bokmål] oldebarn {n}; [Nynorsk] oldebarn {n}
great-granddaughter {n} (the daughter of someone's grandchild)  :: oldedatter {f}
great-grandfather {n} (father of grandparent)  :: [Bokmål] oldefar {m}; [Nynorsk] oldefar {m}
great-grandmother {n} (mother of one's grandparent)  :: [Bokmål] oldemor {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] oldemor {f}
great-grandparent {n} (parent of a grandparent)  :: [Bokmål] oldeforelder {m}; [Nynorsk] oldeforelder {m}
great-grandson {n} (son of a grandchild)  :: oldesønn {m}
great-great-grandfather {n} (The father of someone's great-grandparent)  :: [Bokmål] tippoldefar {m}; [Nynorsk] tippoldefar {m}
great-great-grandmother {n} (The mother of someone’s great-grandparent)  :: [Bokmål] tippoldemor {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] tippoldemor {f}
great minds think alike {proverb} (used to emphasize two people reaching the same conclusion)  :: store hoder tenker likt
great northern diver {n} (large member of the diver family, Gavia immer)  :: islom
great northern loon {n} (great northern diver) SEE: great northern diver  ::
Great Pyramid at Giza {prop} (Great Pyramid of Giza) SEE: Great Pyramid of Giza  ::
Great Pyramid of Giza {prop} (the largest and most famous of the Egyptian pyramids)  :: Kheopspyramiden
great skua {n} (Great Skua)  :: storjo {c}
great spotted woodpecker {n} (Bird)  :: flaggspett
great tit {n} (Bird)  :: kjøttmeis {c}, talgmeis {c}, talgokse {m}
Great Wall of China {prop} (Chinese fortification)  :: den kinesiske mur {m}
great white shark {n} (Carcharodon carcharias)  :: [Bokmål] hvithai {m}; [Nynorsk] kvithai {m}
Greece {prop} (Country in Southeastern Europe)  :: Hellas, Grekenland
greed {n} (selfish desire for more than is needed)  :: grådighet {m} {f}
greedy {adj} (having greed; consumed by selfish desires)  :: [Bokmål] grådig; [Nynorsk] grådig, grådug
Greek {n} (inhabitant, etc., of Greece)  :: [Bokmål] greker {m}; [Nynorsk] grekar {m}
Greek {n} (nonsense talk or writing; gibberish)  :: [Bokmål] gresk {m}; [Nynorsk] gresk {m}
Greek {prop} (language of the Greek people)  :: gresk, hellenesk
Greek Orthodox Church {prop} (Greek Orthodox Church)  :: Gresk ortodokse kirke
green {adj} (having green as its colour)  :: grønn
green {n} (bowling green) SEE: bowling green  ::
green {n} (putting green) SEE: putting green  ::
greengrocery {n} (shop) SEE: greengrocer's  ::
greenhouse {n} (building in which plants are grown more quickly than outside)  :: drivhus {n}
Greenland {prop} (A large self-governing island in North America)  :: [Bokmål] Grønland; [Nynorsk] Grønland
Greenlandic {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Greenland, its people or language)  :: [Bokmål] grønlandsk; [Nynorsk] grønlandsk
Greenlandic {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] grønlandsk {m}; [Nynorsk] grønlandsk {m}
Greenlandish {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Greenland, its people or language)  :: [Bokmål] grønlandsk; [Nynorsk] grønlandsk
Greenlandish {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] grønlandsk {m}; [Nynorsk] grønlandsk {m}
Greenland shark {n} (Somniosus microcephalus)  :: [Bokmål] håkjerring {m} {f}
green light {n} (green traffic light)  :: [Bokmål] grønt lys {n}
green tea {n} (drink)  :: grønn te
green turtle {n} (green sea turtle) SEE: green sea turtle  ::
green woodpecker {n} (Picus viridis)  :: grønnspett
greeting {n} (acknowledgement of a persons presence or arrival)  :: hilsen; [Nynorsk] helsing
Gregorian calendar {prop} (calendar used in the western world)  :: gregoriansk kalender {m}
Grenada {prop} (Caribbean country)  :: Grenada
grenade {n} (pomegranate) SEE: pomegranate  ::
Grenadian {adj} (pertaining to Grenada)  :: [Bokmål] grenadisk; [Nynorsk] grenadisk
Grenadian {n} (A person from Grenada)  :: [Bokmål] grenadier {m}; [Nynorsk] grenadiar {m}
Gretel {prop} (character in the fairy tale Hansel and Gretel)  :: Grete
grey {adj} (gray) SEE: gray  ::
grey {n} (gray) SEE: gray  ::
grey {v} (gray) SEE: gray  ::
grey crow {n} (hooded crow) SEE: hooded crow  ::
grey-haired {adj} (having grey hair)  :: [Bokmål] gråhåret, gråhåra; [Nynorsk] gråhåra, gråhærd
grey heron {n} (the Old World wading bird Ardea cinerea of the heron family)  :: gråhegre
greylag {n} (large European goose) SEE: greylag goose  ::
greylag goose {n} (Anser anser)  :: grågås
grid {n} (rectangular array of squares or rectangles of equal size)  :: rutenett {n}
gridlock {n} (on a smaller scale)  :: [Bokmål] {m}, kork {m}
gridlock {n} (traffic congestion)  :: [Bokmål] trafikkork {m}, kork {m}
grief {n} (sadness)  :: sorg
grievance {n} (complaint)  :: klage, klagemål
griffin {n} (mythical beast having the body of a lion and the wings and head of an eagle)  :: griff {m}
griffon {n} (legendary creature) SEE: griffin  ::
griffon vulture {n} (Gyps fulvus)  :: gåsegribb
grift {n} (con game) SEE: con game  ::
grill {n} (barbecue)  :: grill {m}
grill {n} (rack, grid)  :: grill {m}
grill {n} (vehicle front cover)  :: grill {m}
grill {v} (cook food)  :: grille
grill {v} (interrogate)  :: grille
grimace {n} (a distortion of the countenance)  :: grimase {m}
grimace {v} (to make grimaces)  :: gjøre grimase, lage grimase
Grim Reaper {prop} (personification of Death)  :: [Bokmål] mannen med ljåen {m}; [Nynorsk] mannen med ljåen {m}
grind {v}  :: male
grind {v} (to make smaller by breaking with a device)  :: raspe, rive, male, kverne
grind {v} (to remove material by rubbing with an abrasive surface)  :: raspe, skrape
grinder {n} (sandwich) SEE: sub  ::
grinder {n} (tool)  :: jeskel
grindstone {n} (wheel for grinding)  :: slipestein {m}
grippe {n} (flu) SEE: flu  ::
grizzly {n} (grizzly bear) SEE: grizzly bear  ::
groan {n}  :: stønn {n}
groan {v} (to make a groan)  :: stønne
grocer {n} (person selling foodstuffs and household items)  :: kjøpmann {m}, grosserer {m} (gammelnorsk)
grocery {n} (shop or store that sells groceries)  :: dagligvarebutikk {m}, storsenter, landhandel {m}
grocery store {n} (grocery) SEE: grocery  ::
groined vault {n} (structure created by intersection of vaults)  :: krysshvelv {n}
Groningen {prop} (city)  :: Groningen
Groningen {prop} (province)  :: Groningen
groom {n} (man about to be married)  :: [Bokmål] brudgom {m}; [Nynorsk] brudgom {m}
groove fricative {n} (phonetics: hissing sound) SEE: sibilant  ::
gross {adj} (disgusting)  :: ekkel
gross domestic product {n} (economic production of a particular territory)  :: brutto nasjonalprodukt (abbreviation BNP)
grotesque {adj} (distorted and unnatural in shape or size; abnormal and hideous)  :: grotesk
ground {n} (terrain) SEE: terrain  ::
ground {v} (to run aground) SEE: run aground  ::
ground beef {n} (meat)  :: [Bokmål] karbonadedeig {m} [under 5 percent fat], kjøttdeig {m} [under 14 percent fat, not necessarily cattle]
ground clearance {n} (distance)  :: [Bokmål] bakkeklaring {m} {f}
ground-effect machine {n} (hovercraft) SEE: hovercraft  ::
ground power {n} (ground forces) SEE: ground forces  ::
ground shark {n} (Greenland shark) SEE: Greenland shark  ::
groundwater {n} (Water existing beneath the earth's surface in underground streams and aquifers)  :: [Bokmål] grunnvann {n}, grunnvatn {n}; [Nynorsk] grunnvatn {n}
group {n} (number of things or persons being in some relation to each other)  :: [Bokmål] gruppe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gruppe {f}
groupetto {n} (gruppetto) SEE: gruppetto  ::
grouping {n} (a collection of things or people)  :: gruppering {m} {f}
group theoretician {n} (group theorist) SEE: group theorist  ::
grouse {n} (any of various game birds of the family Tetraonidae)  :: skogshøns {p}
grout {n} (coarse meal)  :: (sediments) bunnfall {n}, (malt) gryn {n}, grøpp {n}
grout {n} (mortar used between tiles)  :: injiseringsmørtel {m}, sementvelling {m}
grove {n} (orchard) SEE: orchard  ::
growth {n} (act of growing)  :: vekst
growth {n} (increase in size)  :: vekst {m}
grow up {v} (to mature and become an adult)  :: vokse opp, bli voksen
grue {v} (shudder) SEE: shudder  ::
gruesome {adj} (repellently frightful and shocking; horrific or ghastly)  :: grusom
grumpy {adj} (unhappy and/or irritable)  :: gretten
gruntle {v} (grunt) SEE: grunt  ::
Guadalcanal {prop} (Pacific island)  :: Guadalcanal
guarantee {n} (anything that assures a certain outcome)  :: garanti {m}; garanti {m}
guarantee {n} (person who gives such a guarantee)  :: garantist {m}
guarantee {n} (written declaration)  :: garanti {m}
guarantee {v} (to assume responsibility for a debt)  :: kausjonere
guarantee {v} (to assure that something will get done right)  :: garantere
guard {n} (person who or thing that protects something)  :: [Bokmål] vakt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] vakt {f}
guardian angel {n} (spirit)  :: [Bokmål] skytsengel {m}; [Nynorsk] skytsengel {m}
guardrail {n} (rail placed alongside a dangerous place)  :: gelender {n}, rekkverk {n}
Guatemala {prop} (country in Central America)  :: Guatemala
Guatemalan {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Guatemala or its people)  :: [Bokmål] guatemalansk; [Nynorsk] guatemalansk
Guatemalan {n} (person)  :: [Bokmål] guatamalaner {m}; [Nynorsk] guatemalan {m}, guatemalanar {m}
guava {n} (fruit)  :: guava
Guernsey {n} (island)  :: Guernsey
guerrilla {n} (guerrilla war)  :: [Bokmål] geriljakrig {m}; [Nynorsk] geriljakrig {m}
guess {n} (prediction about the outcome of something)  :: gjetning {m} {f}
guess {v} (to reach an unqualified conclusion)  :: gjette, gissa; [Nynorsk] gjete
guest book {n} (ledger for visitors to leave comments about an establishment)  :: gjestebok
guest book {n} (website feature functioning like a physical guest book)  :: gjestebok
guesthouse {n} (boarding house) SEE: boarding house  ::
guide dog {n} (dog that is trained to be of assistance to a blind person)  :: [Bokmål] førerhund {m}; [Nynorsk] førarhund {m}
guideline {n} (non-specific rule or principle)  :: retningslinje
guild {n} (association of tradespeople)  :: laug
guilder {n} (gilder) SEE: gilder  ::
guillemet {n} (A guillemet)  :: [Bokmål] sjevron {m}; [Nynorsk] sjevron {m}
guilt {n} (responsibility for wrongdoing)  :: skyld
guinea {n} (bird of the family Numididae) SEE: guinea fowl  ::
Guinea {prop} (Republic of Guinea)  :: Guinea
Guinea-Bissau {prop} (Republic of Guinea-Bissau)  :: Guinea-Bissau
guinea fowl {n} (bird)  :: perlehøne
Guinean {adj} (from Guinea)  :: [Bokmål] guineaner {m}; [Nynorsk] guineanar {m}
Guinean {n} (someone from Guinea or of Guinean descent)  :: [Bokmål] guineansk; [Nynorsk] guineansk
guinea pig {n} (experimental subject)  :: prøvekanin {m}, forsøkskanin {m}
guinea pig {n} (rodent)  :: marsvin {n}
guitar {n} (musical instrument)  :: [Bokmål] gitar {m}; [Nynorsk] gitar {m}
gulch {n} (act of gulping) SEE: gulp  ::
gulch {n} (glutton) SEE: glutton  ::
gulf {n} (geography)  :: [Bokmål] golf {m}; [Nynorsk] golf {m}
Gulf of Finland {prop} (arm of the Baltic Sea)  :: Finskebukta
Gulf of Riga {prop} (inland body of water that is part of the Baltic Sea in eastern Europe and is near Latvia and Estonia)  :: Rigabukten
gull {n} (seabird)  :: måke {f}
gullet {n} (cytopharynx) SEE: cytopharynx  ::
gullet {n} (the throat or esophagus)  :: spiserør {n}
gullible {adj} (easily deceived or duped, naïve)  :: [Bokmål] godtroende, lettlurt, naiv; [Nynorsk] godtruande, lettlurt, naiv
gum {n} (chewing gum) SEE: chewing gum  ::
gumboot {n} (gumboot)  :: [Bokmål] gummistøvel {m}; [Nynorsk] gummistøvel {m}
gummi {n} (gelatinous candy) SEE: gummy  ::
gun {n} (a less portable, long weapon)  :: [Bokmål] gevær {n}; [Nynorsk] gevær {n}
gun {n} (a very portable, short weapon, for hand use)  :: [Bokmål] håndvåpen {n}; [Nynorsk] håndvåpen {n}
gun {n} ((military) A cannon with relatively long barrel, operating with relatively low angle of fire, and having a high muzzle velocity)  :: [Bokmål] kanon {m}; [Nynorsk] kanon {m}
gun {n}  :: skytevåpen {n}, kanon {m}, gevær {n}, pistol {m}
gun {v} (shoot someone or something)  :: [Bokmål] skyte; [Nynorsk] skyte, skjote
gunboat {n} (small armed vessel)  :: kanonbåt {c}
gun cotton {n} (nitrocellulose) SEE: nitrocellulose  ::
gunfighter {n} (gunslinger) SEE: gunslinger  ::
gunfire {n} (gunshots)  :: [Bokmål] geværild {m}; [Nynorsk] geværeld {m}
gunnel {n} (gunwale) SEE: gunwale  ::
gunpowder {n} (explosive mixture)  :: [Bokmål] krutt {n}; [Nynorsk] krut {n}
Gunter {prop} (male given name)  :: Gunnar
Guoyu {prop} (Mandarin) SEE: Mandarin  ::
gurgle {v} (to make such a sound)  :: gurgle
Gustav {prop} (given name)  :: Gustav
Gustave {prop} (Gustav) SEE: Gustav  ::
gutter {n} (ditch along the side of road)  :: grøft {m} {f}
gutter {n} (duct or channel beneath the eaves)  :: takrenne {m} {f}
gutter {v} (to cut or form into small longitudinal hollows) SEE: channel  ::
Guyana {prop} (country)  :: Guyana
guyline {n} (guy) SEE: guy  ::
gym {n} (short form of gymnasium) SEE: gymnasium  ::
gymnasium {n} (place for indoor sports)  :: gymsal {m}, sportshall {m}
gymnastics {n} (a sport)  :: gymnastikk
gynaecologist {n} (specialist in diseases of the female reproductive system)  :: gynekolog
gynecologist {n} (gynaecologist) SEE: gynaecologist  ::
gypsum {n} (mineral)  :: [Bokmål] gips {m}; [Nynorsk] gips {m}
gypsy {n} (any itinerant person, or any person suspected of making a living from dishonest practices or theft)  :: sigøyner {m}, sigøynerske {f}
gypsy {n} (member of the Rom people) SEE: Gypsy  ::
gypsy {n} (member of the Rom people) SEE: Rom  ::
Gypsy {adj} (of or belonging to the Roma people) SEE: Romani  ::
Gypsy {n} (a member of the Romani people) SEE: Rom  ::
Gypsy {n} (one of the stateless people)  :: [Bokmål] sigøyner {m}, sigøynerske {f}; [Nynorsk] sigøynar {m}, sigøynerske {f}
Gypsy {prop} (the language of the Romani people) SEE: Romani  ::
gyrfalcon {n} (falcon) SEE: falcon  ::
gyrfalcon {n} (Falco rusticolus)  :: jaktfalk {m}
gyro {n} (gyroscope) SEE: gyroscope  ::