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Habacuc {prop} (Habakkuk) SEE: Habakkuk  ::
Habakkuk {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Habakuk
habit {n} (action performed repeatedly and automatically, usually without awareness)  :: vane {m}
habit {n} (an action done on a regular basis)  :: vane {m}, sedvane
habitable {adj} (inhabited) SEE: inhabited  ::
habitué {n} (devotee) SEE: devotee  ::
hack {n} (miner's pick) SEE: pickaxe  ::
had best {v} (had better) SEE: had better  ::
haddock {n} (marine fish)  :: [Bokmål] hyse {m} {f}, kolje {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hyse {f}, kolje {f}
Hadean time {prop} (Hadean) SEE: Hadean  ::
Hadrian {prop} (male given name) SEE: Adrian  ::
haemophilia {n} (any of several hereditary illnesses that impair the body's ability to control bleeding)  :: blødersykdom
haemorrhage {n} (heavy loss of blood)  :: blødning {c}
hafnium {n} (chemical element)  :: hafnium
hag {n} (an ugly old woman)  :: kjerring
Haggai {prop} (book of The Bible)  :: Haggai
haggle {v} (to argue for a better deal)  :: prute
haiku {n} (Japanese poem of a specific form)  :: haiku {m}
haiku {n} (poem of similar structure)  :: haiku {m}
hail {n} (balls of ice)  :: hagl {n}
hail {v} (said when hail is falling)  :: hagle
hair {n} (a pigmented keratinaceous growth on the human head)  :: [Bokmål] hår {n}; [Nynorsk] hår {n}
hair {n} (one of the above-mentioned filaments)  :: [Bokmål] hår {n}; [Nynorsk] hår {n}
hair {n} (the collection or mass of filaments growing from the skin of humans and animals)  :: [Bokmål] hår {n}; [Nynorsk] hår {n}
hairbrush {n} (a brush used in hair care)  :: [Bokmål] hårbørste {m}; [Nynorsk] hårbørste {m}
hair-brush {n} (a brush used in hair care) SEE: hairbrush  ::
hair curler {n} (a small tube that is rolled into a person's hair) SEE: hair roller  ::
haircut {n} (act of cutting of hair)  :: frisyre {m}, hårklipp {m}
haircut {n} (way hair is cut)  :: frisyre {m}, hårklipp {m}
hair dryer {n} (an electrical device used for drying hair) SEE: hairdryer  ::
hairdryer {n} (electrical appliance for drying hair)  :: [Bokmål] føner {m}
hairless {adj} (bald) SEE: bald  ::
hairline {n} (the line along one's forehead where hair starts growing)  :: [Bokmål] hårfeste {n}; [Nynorsk] hårfeste {n}
hair spray {n} (hairstyling product that stiffens the hair)  :: hårspray {m}
hairstyle {n} (the style in which someone's hair has been cut and arranged)  :: [Bokmål] frisyre {m}, sveis {m}; [Nynorsk] frisyre {m}, sveis {m}
haitch {n} (name of the letter H) SEE: aitch  ::
Haiti {prop} (A country in the Caribbean)  :: Haiti
Haitian {adj} (pertaining to the country, people, or language)  :: [Bokmål] haitisk; [Nynorsk] haitisk
Haitian {n} (person from Haiti)  :: [Bokmål] haitier {c}; [Nynorsk] haitiar {c}
hajj {n} (pilgrimage to Mecca)  :: hajj {m} [Bokmål], hadj {m} [Nynorsk]
hake {n} (fish)  :: [Bokmål] [European hake] lysing {m}; [Nynorsk] [European hake] lysing {m}
halant {n} (virama) SEE: virama  ::
halberd {n} (hand weapon)  :: hellebard {m}
half {adj} (consisting of a half)  :: [Bokmål] halv; [Nynorsk] halv
half brother {n} (a male sibling)  :: halvbror {m}
half-cell {n} (half cell) SEE: half cell  ::
half-life {n} (time in physics)  :: halveringstid {m}
half-moon {n} (the moon in its first or last quarter)  :: [Bokmål] halvmåne {m}; [Nynorsk] halvmåne {m}
half note {n} (minim) SEE: minim  ::
half-staff {n} (half-mast) SEE: half-mast  ::
half time {n} (interval between halves)  :: pause {m}
half-year {n} (period of half a year)  :: [Bokmål] halvår {n}; [Nynorsk] halvår {n}
half-yearly {adj} (semiannual) SEE: semiannual  ::
halibut {n} (fish of genus Hippoglossus)  :: [Bokmål] kveite {m} {f}, hellefisk {m}; [Nynorsk] kveite {f}, hellefisk {m}
hallelujah {interj} (exclamation to praise God)  :: halleluja
hallow {n} (holy person)  :: [Bokmål] helgen {m}; [Nynorsk] helgen {m}
hallow {v} (to sanctify)  :: [Bokmål] hellige, gjøre hellig; [Nynorsk] heilage, helge, gjere heilag
hallows {n} (plural of hallow) SEE: hallow  ::
hallux {n} (big toe) SEE: big toe  ::
halo {n} (atmospheric phenomenon)  :: [Bokmål] halo {m}; [Nynorsk] halo {m}
halo {n} (luminous disc around the heads of saints)  :: [Bokmål] glorie {m}; [Nynorsk] glorie {m}
halt {v} (to cause something to stop)  :: stoppe
halt {v} (to stop either temporarily or permanently)  :: stoppe, bremse
halt {v} (to waver or be hesitant)  :: nøle, avvente
halter {n} (animal's headgear)  :: [Bokmål] grime {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] grime {f}
ham {n} (region back of the knee joint)  :: [Bokmål] knehase {m}, knesbot {f}, hombot {f}; [Nynorsk] knehase {m}, knesbot {f}, hombot {f}
hamartia {n} (sin) SEE: sin  ::
hamburger {n} (ground beef)  :: kvernet kjøtt {n}
hamburger {n} (patty)  :: kjøttdeig {m}
hamburger {n} (sandwich)  :: hamburger {m}, karbonadesmørbrød {n}
ham-fisted {adj} (lacking skill in physical movement)  :: klomsete, klønete
hamlet {n} (small village)  :: landsby
hammam {n} (Turkish bath) SEE: Turkish bath  ::
hammer {n} (device made of a heavy steel ball)  :: [Bokmål] slegge {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sleggje {f}
hammer {n} (malleus (see also malleus))  :: [Bokmål] hammer {m}
hammer {n} (part of a firearm)  :: [Bokmål] hane {m} [literally cock]
hammer {n} (piano part)  :: [Bokmål] hammer {m}
hammer {n} (tool)  :: [Bokmål] hammer {m}; [Nynorsk] hammar {m}
hammer {v} (to strike repeatedly with a hammer, some other implement, the fist, etc)  :: hamre, banke
hammer and sickle {n} (symbol of communism)  :: [Bokmål] hammer och sigd; [Nynorsk] hammar och sigd
hammerhead {n} (shark)  :: hammerhai {m}
hammock {n} (swinging couch or bed)  :: [Bokmål] hengekøye {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hengjekøye {f}
ham radio {n} (ham radio) SEE: amateur radio  ::
hamster {n} (small, short-tailed European rodent)  :: hamster {m}
hamstring {n} (biceps femoris) SEE: biceps femoris  ::
Hamsun {prop} (surname)  :: [Bokmål] Hamsun; [Nynorsk] Hamsun
hand {n} (handwriting; style of penmanship)  :: handskrift, håndskrift {m}
hand {n} (part of the fore limb)  :: [Bokmål] hand {f}, hånd {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hand {f}
hand {n} (pointer of an analogue/analog clock)  :: [Bokmål] viser {m}; [Nynorsk] visar {m}
hand {v} (to give, pass or transmit with the hand)  :: overrekke, gi
handbag {n} (small bag used by women)  :: [Bokmål] håndveske {m} {f}, handveske {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] handveske {f}
handcar {n} (a light railroad car propelled by a hand-operated pumping mechanism) SEE: draisine  ::
handcuff {n} (ring of a locking fetter for the hand)  :: [Bokmål] håndjern {n}, handjern {n}; [Nynorsk] handjarn {n}, handjern {n}
handcuffs {n} (metal rings for fastening wrists)  :: håndjern {n}
handed {adj} (with hands joined) SEE: hand in hand  ::
handfast {adj} (strong; steadfast)  :: håndfast
handful {n} (amount held in hand)  :: håndfull {m}
handful {n}  :: knyttneve {m} (breadth of hand)
handful {n} (small quantity)  :: håndfull {m}
hand grenade {n} (explosive device)  :: [Bokmål] håndgranat {m}, handgranat {m}; [Nynorsk] handgranat {m}
handkerchief {n} (cloth for wiping the face, eyes, nose or hands)  :: snørrfille
handle {n} (part of an object which is held in the hand when used or moved)  :: håndtak {n}, hendel
handle {v} (to manage skillfully)  :: klare
handle {v} (to use the hands)  :: [Bokmål] håndtere; [Nynorsk] handtere
handling {n} (touching, controlling, managing with the hands)  :: [Bokmål] håndtering {m} {f}, handtering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] handtering {f}
hand log {n} (simple device for measuring the speed of a vessel) SEE: chip log  ::
hand net {n} (small net)  :: [Bokmål] håv {m}; [Nynorsk] håv {m}
hand-picked {adj} ((by extension, of people) specially selected)  :: [Bokmål] håndplukket, håndplukka, handplukket, handplukka; [Nynorsk] handplukka
handrail {n} (rail which can be held)  :: gelender {n}, rekkverk {n}
handshake {n} (grasping of hands by two people)  :: [Bokmål] håndtrykk; [Nynorsk] handtrykk
handsome {adj} (of man: agreeable to the eye or to correct taste)  :: pen
hands up {interj} (surrender!)  :: henda i været!, opp med henda!
handwaving {adj} (waving the hands)  :: gestikulerende
handyman {n} (man who does odd tasks)  :: altmuligmann
hangar {n} (a large garage-like structure where aircraft are kept)  :: hangar
hangover {n} (illness caused by heavy drinking)  :: fyllesyke {m}, bakrus {m}
hangul {n} (Hangeul) SEE: Hangeul  ::
Hangul {prop} (Korean phonetic script) SEE: hangul  ::
Hanja {prop} (Korean phonetic script) SEE: hanja  ::
hankering {n} (strong desire)  :: lyst, lengsel
Hannah {prop} (female given name)  :: Hanna
Hannah {prop} (mother of Samuel)  :: Hanna
Hanse {n} (Hanseatic League) SEE: Hanseatic League  ::
Hansel {prop} (fictional character in Hansel and Gretel)  :: Hans
Hanukkah {prop} (the Jewish festival)  :: hanukka; [Nynorsk] hanukká
Hanzi {n} (Chinese character) SEE: Chinese character  ::
Haora {prop} (Howrah) SEE: Howrah  ::
hapax {n} (hapax legomenon) SEE: hapax legomenon  ::
haphazard {adj} (random, chaotic, incomplete)  :: tilfeldig
haphazardly {adv} (in a haphazard manner)  :: tilfeldig, tilfeldigvis
haply {adv} (perhaps) SEE: perhaps  ::
happen {v} (to occur)  :: foregå, inntreffe, skje
happen on {v} (happen on) SEE: chance upon  ::
happily ever after {adv} (happily until one's death)  :: og så levde de lykkelig alle sine dager, og er de ikke døde, så lever de ennå
happiness {n} (emotion of being happy)  :: lykke {m}, glede {m}; [Nynorsk] lukke
happiness {n}  :: glede {m}, lykke {m}
happiness {n} (good luck)  :: hell {n}
happy {adj} (content (to do something); having no objection (to something))  :: fornøyd
happy {adj} (enjoying peace, comfort, etc.; contented, joyous)  :: glad, lykkelig
happy {adj} (fortunate)  :: heldig
happy birthday {interj} (good wishes for a birthday)  :: gratulerer med dagen
happy birthday {v} (wish happy birthday upon)  :: [Bokmål] gratulere med dagen; [Nynorsk] gratulere med dagen
Happy Easter {phrase} (an expression used during Easter)  :: God Påske
happy ending {n} (happy end)  :: lykkelig slutt {m}, happy ending {m}
Happy New Year {phrase} (Happy New Year)  :: godt nytt år
harbinger {v} (to announce)  :: innvarsle
harbor {n} (harbour) SEE: harbour  ::
harbor {n} (harbour) SEE: harbour  ::
hard {adj} (resistant to pressure)  :: hard
hardcore {adj} (having an extreme dedication to a certain activity)  :: [Bokmål] beinhard
hard drive {n} (device used for storing large amounts of data)  :: platelager
hard labor {n} (forced labor) SEE: forced labor  ::
hardly {adv}  :: så vidt
hard maple {n} (sugar maple) SEE: sugar maple  ::
hard-on {n} (erection of the penis)  :: stå, ståpikk; [Nynorsk] stå, ståpikk
hard roe {n} (roe) SEE: roe  ::
hardship {n} (difficulty or trouble)  :: motgang {m}, lidelse {m}
hardware {n} (The part of a computer that is fixed and cannot be altered without replacement or physical modification)  :: maskinvare {m}
hard-working {adj} (tending to work with ardour) SEE: hardworking  ::
hare {n} (animal)  :: hare {m}
harebell {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] blåklokke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] blåklokke {f}
haricot {n} (common bean) SEE: common bean  ::
harmful {adj} (likely to be damaging)  :: skadelig
harmony {n} (pleasing combination of elements, or arrangement of sounds)  :: harmoni {m}
Harold {prop} (male given name)  :: Harald
harp {n} (musical instrument)  :: harpe {m} {f}
harp seal {n} (a species of seal)  :: grønlandssel {m}
harpsichord {n} (musical instrument)  :: [Bokmål] cembalo
harpy eagle {n} (Harpia harpyja)  :: harpyørn
harquebus {n} (obsolete matchlock firearm)  :: [Bokmål] arkebuse {m}; [Nynorsk] arkebuse {m}
harrow {n} (device)  :: [Bokmål] harv {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] horv {f}
harrow {v} (drag a harrow over)  :: [Bokmål] harve; [Nynorsk] harve, horve
harrowing {adj} (causing pain or distress)  :: opprivende
harvest {n} (product or result of any exertion)  :: avling {m}
harvest {n} (yield of harvesting)  :: høsting {m}
harvest {v} (to bring in a harvest; reap)  :: høste
harvestman {n} (arachnid)  :: langbein, vevkjerringer
hashish {n} (dried leaves of the Indian hemp plant)  :: hasj
hashish {n} (marijuana generally) SEE: cannabis  ::
hassium {n} (chemical element with atomic number 108)  :: hassium
hat {n} (a head covering)  :: hatt {m}, lue {c}
hatch {n} (horizontal door)  :: luke {c}
hatch {n} (trapdoor) SEE: trapdoor  ::
hatch {v} (to emerge from an egg)  :: klekke
hatch {v} (to shade an area) SEE: crosshatch  ::
hate {n} (hatred) SEE: hatred  ::
hate {v} (to dislike intensely)  :: hate
hatmaker {n} (someone who makes hats) SEE: hatter  ::
hat-rack {n} (hat rack) SEE: hat rack  ::
hatrack {n} (hat rack) SEE: hat rack  ::
hatred {n} (strong aversion)  :: hat {n}
hat stand {n} (hatstand) SEE: hatstand  ::
hatstand {n} (coat stand) SEE: coat stand  ::
hat-stand {n} (hatstand) SEE: hatstand  ::
haunt {n} (ghost) SEE: ghost  ::
have {v} (auxiliary used in forming the perfect and the past perfect tenses)  :: har hat
have {v} (to possess)  :: ha
have a bone to pick {v} (have a complaint or grievance)  :: ha en høne å plukke med noen
have a bun in the oven {v} (To be pregnant; to be expecting a baby)  :: ha en bolle i ovnen
have a look {v} (examine, observe) SEE: take a look  ::
have a nice day {phrase} (goodbye)  :: ha en fin dag
have a screw loose {v} (to be insane or irrational)  :: ha en skrue løs
have butterflies in one's stomach {v} (be nervous)  :: ha sommerfugler i magen
have eyes bigger than one's belly {v} (have eyes bigger than one's stomach) SEE: have eyes bigger than one's stomach  ::
have eyes bigger than one's stomach {v} (take more food than one can eat)  :: øynene er større enn magen, magen blir fortere mett enn øynene (the stomach loses its appetite before the eyes do)
have fun {interj} (wish someone a good time)  :: kos(a) deg/dykk!
have to {phrase} (obligation)  ::
having said that {conj} (that said) SEE: that said  ::
hawk {n}  :: hauk {m}
hawk {n} (predatory bird)  :: [Bokmål] hauk {m}; [Nynorsk] hauk {m}
hawker {n} (falconer) SEE: falconer  ::
hawkmoth {n} (hawk moth) SEE: hawk moth  ::
hay {n} (grass cut and dried for use as animal fodder)  :: høy {n}
haya {n} (beech) SEE: beech  ::
haya {n} (Mexican beech) SEE: Mexican beech  ::
hazel {n} (hazelnut) SEE: hazelnut  ::
hazel {n} (tree / shrub)  :: [Bokmål] hassel {m}; [Nynorsk] hassel {m}
hazel grouse {n} (bird)  :: jerpe {m} {f}
hazelnut {n} (fruit)  :: [Bokmål] hasselnøtt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] haslenøtt {f}, hasselnøtt {f}
hazelnut {n} (shrub) SEE: hazel  ::
he- {prefix} (the prefix he- for a male animal or a man)  :: [Bokmål] hann, han, hann-, han-; [Nynorsk] hann, hann-
he {pron} (personal pronoun "he")  :: han
head {adj} (foremost in rank or importance)  :: hoved-
head {adj} (of, relating to, or intended for the head)  :: hode-
head {adj} (placed at the top or the front)  :: leder-, første
head {n} (end of hammer, etc.)  :: hode {n}
head {n} (foam on carbonated beverages)  :: skum {n}
head {n} (headmaster, headmistress)  :: rektor {m}
head {n} (leader or chief)  :: leder {m}, sjef {m}
head {n} (mental aptitude or skill)  :: hode {n}, evne {m}
head {n} (part of the body)  :: [Bokmål] hode {n}; [Nynorsk] hovud {n}
head {n} (the blunt end of a nail, etc.)  :: hode {n}
head {n} (topmost or leading part)  :: topp {m}
headache {n} (pain or ache in the head)  :: [Bokmål] hodepine {m} {f}
head cheese {n} (terrine) SEE: brawn  ::
headdress {n} (a hairdo) SEE: hairdo  ::
head in the clouds {adv}  :: å ha hodet i skyene, å ha hodet i fluevekt
headland {n} (bit of coastal land that juts into the sea)  :: nes {n}, odde {m}, tange {m}
headline {n} (heading or title of an article)  :: overskrift {m} {f}
headlong {adj} (plunging downwards head foremost)  :: med hode først
headlong {adj} (rushing forward without restraint)  :: hals over hode
headlong {adv} (with an unrestrained forward motion)  :: hals over hode
headlong {adv} (with the head first or down)  :: med hode først
headlongs {adv} (headlong) SEE: headlong  ::
head office {n} (main admin centre)  :: [Bokmål] hovedkontor {n}; [Nynorsk] hovudkontor {n}
head of state {n} (the chief public representative of a nation)  :: [Bokmål] statsoverhode {n}; [Nynorsk] statsoverhovud {n}
headphones {n} (pair of speakers worn over or in the ears so only the wearer can hear the sound)  :: [Bokmål] hodetelefoner {p}; [Nynorsk] hovudtelefonar {p}
headpiece {n} (something covering the head) SEE: headgear  ::
head-shrinker {n} (slang: psychotherapist) SEE: shrink  ::
heads or tails {n} (heads or tails)  :: krone eller mynt
headstone {n} (grave marker)  :: gravstein {m}
head tax {n} (tax determined as uniform amount per individual) SEE: poll tax  ::
headwear {n} (headgear) SEE: headgear  ::
headword {n} (a word used as the title of a section)  :: oppslagsord {n}
heal {v} (become better)  :: bli frisk
heal {v} (make better)  :: hele, kurere, helbrede
health {n} (physical condition)  :: [Bokmål] helse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] helse {f}
health {n} (state of being free of physical or psychological disease, illness, or malfunction)  :: [Bokmål] helse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] helse {f}
healthy {adj}  :: frisk
heap {n} (type of data structure)  :: heap
hear {v} (to perceive with the ear)  :: høre
hearing {n} (proceeding at which discussions are heard)  :: høring {m} {f}
hearing {n} (sense used to perceive sound)  :: hørsel {m} {f}
hearing aid {n} (hearing assistance device)  :: høreapparat {n}
hear on the grapevine {v} (to hear rumors) SEE: hear through the grapevine  ::
heart {n} (an organ)  :: [Bokmål] hjerte {n}; [Nynorsk] hjarte {n}, hjarta {n}
heart {n} (a shape or symbol)  :: [Bokmål] hjerte {n}
heart {n} (a suit of cards)  :: [Bokmål] hjerter {n}
heart {n} (centre or core)  :: [Bokmål] hjertet {n}
heart {n} (emotions or kindness)  :: [Bokmål] hjerte {n}
heart attack {n} (acute myocardial infarction)  :: hjerteinfarkt, hjerteattakk, myokardieinfarkt
heartbeat {n} (one pulsation of the heart)  :: hjerteslag {n}
heartbreaker {n} (person who causes sorrow)  :: hjerteknuser {m}
heart-breaking {adj} (that causes extreme sorrow or grief)  :: [Bokmål] hjerteskjærende
heartburn {n} (pain caused by stomach acid)  :: halsbrann {m}
heart failure {n} (cessation of the heartbeat; cardiac arrest)  :: hjertesvikt {m}
heartless {adj} (without feeling)  :: hjerteløs
heart-rending {adj} (heart-rending) SEE: heartrending  ::
heartrending {adj} (that causes great grief)  :: [Bokmål] hjerteskjærende
heartrending {adj} (that elicits deep sympathy)  :: [Bokmål] hjerteskjærende
hearts {n} (plural of "heart") SEE: heart  ::
hearts {n} (the card suit (♥))  :: hjerter
hearts {n} (trick-taking card game)  :: hjerter
heartsease {n} (a common European wild flower)  :: [Bokmål] stemorsblomst {m}; [Nynorsk] stemorsblom {m}, stemorsblome {m}
heart-shaped {adj} (having the supposed shape of a heart)  :: [Bokmål] hjerteformet, hjerteforma; [Nynorsk] hjarteforma
heartwood {n} (wood)  :: [Bokmål] kjerneved {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerneved {m}
he-ass {n} (he-ass, male ass, male donkey)  :: [Bokmål] [♂♀] esel {n}, [♂♀] asen {n}, hannesel {n}, eselhingst {m}; [Nynorsk] [♂♀] esel {n}, [♂♀] asen {n}, hannesel {n}, eselhingst {m}
heat {n} (condition or quality of being hot)  :: varme {m}
heat {n} (condition where a mammal is aroused sexually or where it is especially fertile)  :: brunst {m}
heat {n} (hot spell)  :: hetetokt {m}
heat {n} ( thermal energy)  :: varme {m}
heat {n}  :: varmer opp
heat {v} (to arouse, to excite (sexually))  :: opphisse, tenne
heat {v} (to cause an increase in temperature of an object or space)  :: varme opp
heat capacity {n} (the capability of a substance to absorb heat energy)  :: varmekapasitet
heated {adj} (very agitated, angry or impassioned)  :: opphetet
heat exchanger {n} (device for transferring heat)  :: varmeveksler {m}
heath {n} (small everygreen shrub)  :: lyng {n}
heathen {adj} (Heathen) SEE: Heathen  ::
heathen {n} (Heathen) SEE: Heathen  ::
heathen {n} (person who does not follow an Abrahamic religion)  :: [Bokmål] hedning {m}; [Nynorsk] heidning {m}
heather {n} (plant)  :: røsslyng
heat pump {n} (device to transfer heat)  :: varmepumpe {c}
heat transfer {n} (The transmission of thermal energy via conduction, convection or radiation)  :: varmeovergang {m}
heatwave {n} (period of very hot weather)  :: hetebølge {c}
heaven {n} (paradise)  :: himmel {m}, paradis {n}, paradis {p}
heaven {n} (sky)  :: himmel {m}, sky {m} {f}
heavenly body {n} (natural celestial body)  :: [Bokmål] himmellegeme {n}
heavy {adj} (having great weight)  :: [Bokmål] tung; [Nynorsk] tung
heavy hydrogen {n} (deuterium) SEE: deuterium  ::
heavy metal {n} (type of metal)  :: [Bokmål] tungmetall {n}; [Nynorsk] tungmetall {n}
heavy water {n} (water containing deuterium instead of normal hydrogen)  :: [Bokmål] tungtvann {n}, tungtvatn {n}; [Nynorsk] tungtvatn {n}, tungvatn {n}
hebdomadal {adj} (occurring once a week) SEE: weekly  ::
Hebrew {adj} (pertaining to the language)  :: hebraisk
Hebrew {adj} (pertaining to the people)  :: hebraisk
Hebrew {n} (person)  :: hebraer {m}
Hebrew {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] hebraisk {m}; [Nynorsk] hebraisk {m}
he-cat {n} (male cat)  :: [Bokmål] hannkatt {m}; [Nynorsk] hannkatt {m}
hectometer {n} (hectometre) SEE: hectometre  ::
hedge {n} (thicket of bushes planted in a row)  :: [Bokmål] hekk {m}; [Nynorsk] hekk {m}
hedge fund {n} (unregistered investment fund)  :: hekkefond {n}
hedge garlic {n} (Alliaria petiolata) SEE: garlic mustard  ::
hedgehog {n} (animal)  :: [Bokmål] piggsvin {n}, pinnsvin {n}; [Nynorsk] piggsvin {n}
Hedwig {prop} (female given name)  :: Hedvig
heel {n} ((anatomy) part of the foot)  :: [Bokmål] hæl {m}; [Nynorsk] hæl {m}
heel {n} (end-piece of a loaf of bread)  :: skalk {m}
heel {n} (part of shoe)  :: [Bokmål] hæl {m}; [Nynorsk] hæl {m}
heel {v} (incline)  :: [Bokmål] krenge; [Nynorsk] krengja
heel bone {n} (calcaneus) SEE: calcaneus  ::
hegemony {n} (domination, influence, or authority over another)  :: hegemoni {n}
he-goat {n} (billy goat) SEE: billy goat  ::
heifer {n} (young cow)  :: kvige {f} {c}
Heilongjiang {prop} (Amur) SEE: Amur  ::
heir {n} (one who inherits, or is designated to inherit, the property of another)  :: arving {m}
heirloom {n} (valued possession passed down through the generations)  :: arvestykke {n}
Helen {prop} (female given name)  :: Helene
Helga {prop} (female given name)  :: Helga
helicopter {n} (aircraft)  :: [Bokmål] helikopter {n}; [Nynorsk] helikopter {n}
heliocentricism {n} (heliocentrism) SEE: heliocentrism  ::
helium {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] helium {n}; [Nynorsk] helium {n}
hell {n} (place of suffering in life)  :: helvete {n}
hell {prop} (where sinners go)  :: helvete {n}
Hellas {prop} (Greek name for Greece)  :: Hellas
Hellene {n} (a Greek)  :: Hellener
hello {interj} (greeting)  :: hallo, hei, god dag [formal], halla [informal], heisann
hello {interj} (is anyone there?)  :: Hallo?
hello {interj} (sarcastic: that was foolish)  :: hallo
hello {interj} (when answering the telephone)  :: hallo
hell on earth {n} (very unpleasant situation)  :: [Bokmål] helvete på jord {n}
hellspawn {n} (fiend) SEE: fiend  ::
hellspawn {n} (monster) SEE: monster  ::
helot {n} (serf, slave) SEE: slave  ::
help {n} (action given to provide assistance)  :: hjelp
help {n} (person employed to help in the maintenance of a house)  :: hushjelp {m} {f}
help {n} (person or persons who provides assistance with some task)  :: hjelp {m} {f}
help {v} (contribute in some way to)  :: bidra til, hjelpe til med
help {v} (intransitive: provide assistance)  :: hjelpe til, hjelpe
help {v} (transitive: avoid or prevent)  :: hjelpe for
help {v} (transitive: provide assistance to (someone or something))  :: hjelpe
helping verb {n} (auxiliary verb) SEE: auxiliary verb  ::
helpless {adj} (uncontrollable) SEE: uncontrollable  ::
helplessness {n} (state of being helpless)  :: hjelpløshet {m}
Helsinki {prop} (the capital city of Finland)  :: Helsingfors
hematologist {n} (haematologist) SEE: haematologist  ::
hematology {n} (study of blood and related organs) SEE: haematology  ::
hematopoietic {adj} (haematopoietic) SEE: haematopoietic  ::
hemisphere {n} (any half-sphere)  :: halvkule
hemisphere {n} (half of the Earth)  :: halvkule
hemisphere {n} (lobe of cerebrum) SEE: cerebral hemisphere  ::
hemlock {n} (poisonous plant of genus Cicuta) SEE: cowbane  ::
hemlock {n} (tree)  :: hemlokk
hemorrhage {n} (haemorrhage) SEE: haemorrhage  ::
hemorrhoid {n} (perianal varicosity)  :: [Bokmål] hemoroide {m}; [Nynorsk] hemoroide {m}
hemorrhoids {n} (haemorrhoids) SEE: haemorrhoids  ::
hemp {n} (Cannabis sativa)  :: hamp
hemp-nettle {n} (any weed of the genus Galeopsis in the Lamiaceae family)  ::
hen {n} (female bird (i.e. chicken))  :: høne {c}
hence {adv} (as a result, therefore)  :: herav, av dette følger, derfor, derav
hence {adv} (from here)  :: [Bokmål] herfra, herifra; [Nynorsk] herifrå
hendecagon {n} (undecagon) SEE: undecagon  ::
hendiadys {n} (figure of speech)  :: hendiadyoin
henhouse {n} (house for chickens to live in)  :: [Bokmål] hønsehus {n}
hen party {n} (bachelorette party) SEE: bachelorette party  ::
Henrietta {prop} (feminine form of Henry)  :: Henrikke
Henriette {prop} (female given name) SEE: Henrietta  ::
Henry {prop} (given name)  :: Henrik
hepatic {n} (liverwort) SEE: liverwort  ::
hepatocarcinoma {n} (cancer of the liver) SEE: hepatoma  ::
heptane {n} (saturated aliphatic hydrocarbon: C7H16)  :: heptan {n}
her {pron} (belonging to)  :: henne (to her), hennes (her bag), sin [own, generic]
herb {n} (plant used in medicine)  :: urt {m}
herb {n} (plant used to flavour food)  :: urt {m}
herb {n} (slang: marijuana)  :: gress {n}
herbalism {n} ((obsolete) botany) SEE: botany  ::
herbivore {n} (plant-eating organism)  :: [Bokmål] planteeter {m}; [Nynorsk] planteetar {m}
here {adv} (in, on, or at this place)  :: her
here {adv} (to this place)  :: hit
here {n} (this place)  :: her
here {n} (this time, the present situation)  :: her
hereafter {adv} (from now on) SEE: from now on  ::
here and there {adv} (from time to time) SEE: from time to time  ::
heretic {adj} (heretical) SEE: heretical  ::
heretic {n} (someone who believes contrary to fundamentals)  :: kjetter {m}
hereto {adv} (so far) SEE: so far  ::
heretofore {adv} (up to the present time)  :: [Bokmål] hittil; [Nynorsk] hittil
here you are {phrase} (said when you hand something over)  :: værsågod
Herman {prop} (given name)  :: Herman
hermeneutics {n} (art and science of text interpretation)  :: hermeneutikk {m}
hermit {n} (A religious recluse; someone who lives alone for religious reasons; an eremite)  :: eremitt
hermit crab {n} (crab)  :: eremittkreps {m}
hermitic {adj} (of or pertaining to hermits) SEE: eremitic  ::
hermitical {adj} (of or pertaining to hermits) SEE: eremitic  ::
hernia {n} (part of the body protruding abnormally through a tear or opening in an adjacent part)  :: brokk
hero {n} (main protagonist)  :: helt {m}
hero {n} (person of great bravery)  :: helt {m}
heroin {n} (powerful and addictive drug)  :: heroin {m}
heroine {n} (female hero)  :: [Bokmål] heltinne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] heltinne {f}
heron {n} (bird)  :: hegre, heire {m}
herpes {n} (viral disease)  :: [Bokmål] herpes {m}; [Nynorsk] herpes {m}
herpes zoster {n} (acute viral inflammation)  :: helvetesild
herpetology {n} (the branch of biology dealing with reptiles)  :: herpetologi {m}
herring {n} (fish)  :: sild
hers {pron} (that which belongs to her)  :: hennes {f}
Hertzsprung-Russell diagram {n} (plot of the absolute magnitude of stars)  :: Hertzsprung-Russel-diagram {n}
hesitate {v} (to stop or pause respecting decision or action)  :: nøle
heterogeneity {n} (diversity) SEE: diversity  ::
heterogeneous {adj} (diverse in kind)  :: [Bokmål] heterogen; [Nynorsk] heterogen
heterogenous {adj} (heterogeneous) SEE: heterogeneous  ::
heuristics {n} (heuristic) SEE: heuristic  ::
he who laughs last laughs best {proverb}  :: den som ler sist, ler best
he who laughs last laughs hardest {proverb} (he who laughs last laughs best) SEE: he who laughs last laughs best  ::
he-wolf {n} (male wolf)  :: hanulv {m}, hannulv {m}
hexadecimal {n} (number system with base 16)  :: sekstentallsystem
hexane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C6H14)  :: heksan {n}
hexanoic acid {n} (caproic acid) SEE: caproic acid  ::
hexapod {n} (insect) SEE: insect  ::
hex head wrench {n} (screwdriver)  :: [Bokmål] umbraconøkkel {m}; [Nynorsk] umbraconøkkel {m}
hex key {n} (hex head wrench) SEE: hex head wrench  ::
Hezbollah {prop} (radical islamic organisation)  :: Hizbollah
Hezekiah {prop} (biblical king)  :: Hiskia
hi {interj} (friendly, informal greeting)  :: [Bokmål] hei, heisan
hiatus {n} (vacation)  :: ferie
hiccups {n} (the condition of having hiccup spasms)  :: hikke {m}
hick {n} (country yokel or hillbilly)  :: bondsk
hick {v} (hiccup) SEE: hiccup  ::
hickey {n} (bruise-like mark)  :: sugemerke {n}
hide {n} (skin of an animal)  :: skinn {n}, dyrehud {m}
hide {v} ((transitive))  :: [Bokmål] gjemme, gjømme; [Nynorsk] gøyme
hide and seek {n} (game)  :: [Bokmål] gjemsel, gjømsel; [Nynorsk] gøymsle
hide one's light under a bushel {v} (conceal one's talents or positive qualities)  :: [Bokmål] sette sitt lys under en skjeppe
hideous {adj} (distressing or offensive to the ear)  :: stygg
hideous {adj} (extremely ugly)  :: fæl, stygg
hideous {adj} (hateful; shocking)  :: uhyrlig
hierarchy {n} (body of authoritative officials organised by rank)  :: [Bokmål] hierarki {n}; [Nynorsk] hierarki {n}
Higgs particle {n} (Higgs boson) SEE: Higgs boson  ::
high {adj} (elevated)  :: høy
high {n} (anticyclone) SEE: anticyclone  ::
high bar {n} (horizontal bar) SEE: horizontal bar  ::
high-beam {n} (automobile's headlights adjusted to brighten a longer distance)  :: fjernlys {n}
high court {n} (supreme court) SEE: supreme court  ::
High German {prop} (any of a group of West Germanic languages)  :: [Bokmål] høytysk {m}
Highlander {n} (highlander) SEE: highlander  ::
high-level {adj} (of or pertaining to a person of high rank) SEE: high-ranking  ::
highlight {v} (to make prominent)  :: utheve, betone
highlight {v} (to mark with a fluorescent marker)  :: utheve, markere
high muckamuck {n} (muckamuck) SEE: muckamuck  ::
high-spirited {adj} (energetic) SEE: energetic  ::
high tech {n} (high technology) SEE: high technology  ::
high tide {n} (the natural tide at its highest level)  :: flo {f}, høyvann {n}
high tide {n} (the time of day when the sea has risen to its highest level)  :: flotid {m} {f}, høyvann {n}
highway {n} (main public road)  :: motorvei, motorveg
highwayman {n} (a person who robbed travelers on roads)  :: [Bokmål] landeveisrøver {m}, stratenrøver {m}
highway robbery {n} (The asking of an excessive or exorbitant price) SEE: daylight robbery  ::
hijab {n} (headscarf)  :: [Bokmål] hijab {m}, hidsjab {m}; [Nynorsk] hijab {m}, hidsjab {m}
hijack {n} (instance of hijacking of a vehicle)  :: kapring {m} {f}
hijacker {n} (someone who hijacks)  :: [Bokmål] kaprer {m}; [Nynorsk] kaprar {m}
hike {n} (a long walk)  :: vandring {f}, gåtur {m}
Hilda {prop} (female given name)  :: Hilda
hill {n} (elevated location)  :: ås {m}
him {pron}  :: ham, han
him {pron} (he) SEE: he  ::
him {pron} (himself) SEE: himself  ::
hind {n} (female deer)  :: hind {m} {f}
hinder {adj} (of or belonging to that part in the rear)  :: [Bokmål] bakre, bak-; [Nynorsk] bakre, bakare, bak-
hinder {n} (slang: buttocks)  :: [Bokmål] bakdel, bakende, rumpe; [Nynorsk] bakdel, bakende, rumpe
hinder {v} (to delay or impede movement)  :: [Bokmål] hindre, forhindre; [Nynorsk] hindre, forhindre
hinder {v} (to make a task difficult)  :: [Bokmål] hemme; [Nynorsk] hemme
Hindi {prop} (language)  :: hindi
Hindi-Urdu {prop} (Hindustani) SEE: Hindustani  ::
hindsight is 20/20 {proverb} (in hindsight things are obvious that were not obvious from the outset)  :: det er lett å være etterpåklok
Hinduism {n} (religion)  :: hinduisme
Hindustan {prop} (India) SEE: India  ::
hinge {n} (device for the pivoting of a door)  :: hengsel {c}
hinge {n} (philately: paper rectangle for affixing postage stamps) SEE: stamp hinge  ::
hinge {n} (statistics: median of upper or lower half of a batch) SEE: quartile  ::
hinge {v} (to attach by a hinge)  :: hengsle
hinge {v} (to depend on something)  :: avhenge
hint {v} (express suggestively)  :: antyde, hinte
hip {n} (joint)  :: [Bokmål] mjødm {f}, hofte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mjødm {f}, hofte {f}
hip {n} (the fruit of a rose)  :: [Bokmål] nype {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] nype {f}
hip bone {n} (bone)  :: hoftebein
hip flask {n} (pocket-size container for alcoholic beverages)  :: [Bokmål] lommelerke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] lommelerke {f}
hip hip hooray {interj} (an exclamation of congratulations)  :: hipp hipp hurra
hip hop {n} (popular urban culture) SEE: hip-hop  ::
hippocaust {n} (hypocaust) SEE: hypocaust  ::
Hippocrates {prop} (an Ancient Greek male given name)  :: [Bokmål] Hippokrates; [Nynorsk] Hippokrates
hippogriff {n} (creature)  :: hippogriff
hippology {n} (horselore) SEE: horselore  ::
hippophobia {n} (fear of horses)  :: hippofobi {m}
hippopotamus {n} (large African mammal)  :: [Bokmål] flodhest {m}; [Nynorsk] flodhest {m}
hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia {n} (the fear of long words)  :: hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliofobi {m}
hire {v} (to employ)  :: ansette
his {pron} (attributive: belonging to him)  :: hans, sin [own, generic]
his {pron} (that which belongs to him)  :: hans
His Imperial Majesty {pron} (His Imperial Majesty)  :: Hans Keiserlige Majestet
His Majesty {pron} (title of respect used when referring to a king)  :: Hans Majestet
His Royal Highness {pron} (royal title)  :: Hans Kongelige Høyhet
hiss {v} (to make a hissing sound)  :: hvese
historic {adj} (having significance in history)  :: [Bokmål] historisk; [Nynorsk] historisk
historic {adj} (historical) SEE: historical  ::
historical {adj} (pertaining to history)  :: [Bokmål] historisk; [Nynorsk] historisk
historically {adv} (in a historic manner)  :: [Bokmål] historisk; [Nynorsk] historisk
historic present tense {n} (tense) SEE: historical present tense  ::
history {n} (aggregate of past events)  :: historie {f}
history {n} (branch of knowledge that studies the past)  :: historie {f}
history {n} (record or narrative description of past events)  :: historie {f}
history repeats itself {proverb} (Translations)  :: Historien gjentar seg selv
hit {n} (attack on a location)  :: anslag {n}
hit {n} (blow, punch)  :: slag {n}
hit {n} (dose of an illegal or addictive drug)  :: skudd {n}
hit {n} (success, especially in the entertainment industry)  :: hit {m}, slager {m}
hit {v} (in blackjack, to deal a card to)  :: hit
hit {v} (to affect negatively)  :: ramme
hit {v} (to give a blow)  :: slå
hit {v} (to manage to touch in the right place)  :: treffe
hitchhike {v} (to try to get a ride in a passing vehicle while standing at the side of a road)  :: å haike
hither and thither {adv} (In a disorderly manner)  :: hit og dit
hitherto {adv} (up to this time)  :: hittil
hitman {n} (a contract killer; usually paid by mafia)  :: leiemorder {m}
hit on {v} (to approach somebody seeking love, sex, etc.)  :: sjekke
Hittite {adj} (of or relating to the Hittite people, language or kingdom)  :: [Bokmål] hettittisk; [Nynorsk] hettittisk
Hittite {n} (person)  :: [Nynorsk] hettitt {m}
Hittite {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] hettittisk; [Nynorsk] hettittisk {m}
HIV {n} (human immunodeficiency virus)  :: hiv
hive {n} (a box or basket for the reception and habitation of a swarm of honeybees) SEE: beehive  ::
hives {n} (medical condition) SEE: urticaria  ::
hmph {interj} (sound of annoyance or indignation) SEE: humph  ::
HNMS {initialism} (Norway)  :: KNM
hnn {interj} (indicating thinking or pondering) SEE: hmm  ::
HNoMS {initialism} (abbreviation)  :: KNM
ho {n} (whore)  :: hore {f}
hoard {v} (to amass)  :: hamstre
hoarse {adj} (afflicted by a dry, quite harsh voice)  :: hes
hoax {n} (anything deliberately intended to deceive or trick)  :: puss {n}, bedrag {n}
hobbit {n} (fictional small humanoid creature)  :: hobbit {m}
Ho Chi Minh {prop} (Ho Chi Minh City) SEE: Ho Chi Minh City  ::
Ho Chi Minh City {prop} (Saigon) SEE: Saigon  ::
hockey stick {n} (instrument used in field hockey)  :: [Bokmål] hockeykølle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hockeykølle {f}
hockey stick {n} (instrument used in ice hockey)  :: [Bokmål] hockeykølle {m} {f}, ishockeykølle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hockeykølle {f}, ishockeykølle {f}
hodgepodge {n} (collection of miscellaneous things; a jumble)  :: sammensurium {n}, virvar {n}
hog {n} (animal of the family Suidae)  :: svin {n}
hogherd {n} (swineherd) SEE: swineherd  ::
hogshead {n} (cask)  :: [Bokmål] oksehode; [Nynorsk] oksehovud
hogshead {n} (measure)  :: [Bokmål] oksehode; [Nynorsk] oksehovud
hoi polloi {n} (elite) SEE: elite  ::
Hokkaido {prop} (a northern largest island of Japan, or a prefecture based in itself)  :: Hokkaido; [Nynorsk] Hokkaido
Hokkien {prop} (Min Nan) SEE: Min Nan  ::
hold {v} (to grasp)  :: holde
hole {n} (opening in a solid)  :: hol {n}; [Bokmål] hull {n}
hole {n} (pit) SEE: pit  ::
hole punch {n} (tool)  :: hullemaskin
holiday {n} (day declared free from work by the government)  :: [Bokmål] heilagdag {m}; [Nynorsk] heilagdag {m}
holiday {n} (day on which a festival, etc, is traditionally observed)  :: [Bokmål] helligdag {m}; [Nynorsk] heilagdag {m}
holiday {n} (period during which pupils and students do not attend their school or university)  :: [Bokmål] ferie {m}; [Nynorsk] ferie {m}
holiday {n} (period of one or more days taken off work by an employee for leisure)  :: [Bokmål] ferie {m}; [Nynorsk] ferie {m}
holiday {n} (period taken off work or study for travel)  :: [Bokmål] ferie {m}; [Nynorsk] ferie {m}
holidayer {n} (one who is on holiday) SEE: vacationer  ::
holidaymaker {n} (one who is on holiday) SEE: vacationer  ::
holiness {n} (state or condition of being holy)  :: [Bokmål] hellighet {m} {f}
holism {n}  :: Holisme
holistic {adj}  :: holistisk
Holland {prop} (the Netherlands)  :: Holland
hollow {adj} (having an empty space inside)  :: [Bokmål] hul, hol, innhul; [Nynorsk] hol, innhol
hollow {adj} (low-pitched)  :: [Bokmål] dyp, hul; [Nynorsk] djup, hol
hollow {adj} (without substance)  :: [Bokmål] hul; [Nynorsk] hol
hollow {n} (sunken area)  :: [Bokmål] hull {n}, grop {f}; [Nynorsk] hòl {n}, grop {f}
holly {n} (any of various shrubs or small trees of the genus Ilex)  :: kristtorn {m}
holmium {n} (chemical element)  :: holmium
Holocaust {prop}  :: holocaust
holograph {n} (hologram) SEE: hologram  ::
holotropic {adj}  :: holotropisk
Holy Book {prop} (Holy Writ) SEE: Holy Writ  ::
holy moley {interj} (holy smoke) SEE: holy smoke  ::
Holy Roman Empire {prop} (political group)  :: Det tysk-romerske rike
Holy Spirit {prop} (Christian: aspect of the Holy Trinity)  :: [Bokmål] Den Hellige Ånd {m}; [Nynorsk] Den Heilage Ande {m}, Heilaganden {m}
Holy Thursday {prop} (Maundy Thursday) SEE: Maundy Thursday  ::
home {adv} (at home)  :: hjemme
home {adv} (homewards)  :: hjem, hjemover
home {n} (childhood or parental home)  :: barndomshjem
home {n} (habitat)  :: hjem
home {n} (house or structure in which someone lives)  :: hjem {n}, heim {n}
home {n} (place of refuge or rest)  :: hjem
home {n} (place of the affections)  :: hjemme
home {n} (someone’s native land)  :: hjemland
home base {n} (baseball) SEE: home plate  ::
home game {n} (athletic contest played in a team's own turf)  :: [Bokmål] hjemmekamp {m}, heimekamp {m}, heimekamp {m}; [Nynorsk] heimekamp {m}
Homel {prop} (Gomel) SEE: Gomel  ::
homeopathy {n} (system of treating diseases with very small amounts)  :: homøopati
home page {n} (the main or first page of a web site)  :: hjemmeside {m} {f}, hovedside {m} {f}, startside {m} {f}
home page {n} (the web page set to open in a web browser when it is loaded)  :: hjemmeside {m} {f}, startside {m} {f}
homer {n} (four-base hit) SEE: home run  ::
homer {n} (homing pigeon) SEE: homing pigeon  ::
home school {n} (boarding school) SEE: boarding school  ::
homesickness {n} (missing one's home or family)  :: hjemlengsel
homestretch {n} (final stretch of a race track) SEE: home stretch  ::
homework {n} (work that is done at home)  :: lekse {m} {f}, hjemmelekse {m} {f}
homicide {n} (a person who kills another)  :: drapsmann {m}, morder {m}
homicide {n} (the killing of one person by another)  :: drap {n}
homing pigeon {n} (domesticated rock pigeon with strong homing instinct)  :: [Bokmål] brevdue {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] brevdue {f}
homocentric {adj} (anthropocentric) SEE: anthropocentric  ::
homoerotic {adj} (homosexual) SEE: homosexual  ::
homophobia {n} (fear, dislike, or hate of homosexuals)  :: homofobi
homosexual {adj} (sexually attracted solely or primarily to the same sex)  :: homoseksuell {m}, [informally] homo {m}
homosexual {n} (person who is attracted solely or primarily to others of the same sex)  :: [informally] homse {m}, [formally] homofil {m}
homosexuality {n} (sexual orientation)  :: [Bokmål] homoseksualitet {m}
homothecy {n} (homothety) SEE: homothety  ::
Honduran {adj} (Pertaining to Honduras)  :: [Bokmål] honduransk; [Nynorsk] honduransk
Honduran {n} (Person from Honduras)  :: [Bokmål] honduraner {m}; [Nynorsk] honduran {m}, honduranar {m}
Honduras {prop} (A country in Central America)  :: Honduras
honest {adj} (scrupulous with regard to telling the truth)  :: ærlig
honesty {n} (quality of being honest)  :: [Bokmål] ærlighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] ærlegdom {m}
honey {n} (sweet substance produced by bees)  :: [Bokmål] honning {m}; [Nynorsk] honning {m}
honeybadger {n} (honey badger) SEE: honey badger  ::
honey bear {n} (kinkajou) SEE: kinkajou  ::
honey bear {n} (sloth bear) SEE: sloth bear  ::
honey bear {n} (sun bear) SEE: sun bear  ::
honey bee {n} (bee)  :: honningbie {c}
honeybee {n} (honey bee) SEE: honey bee  ::
honeycomb stomach {n} (reticulum) SEE: reticulum  ::
honeymoon {n} (period of time immediately following a marriage)  :: hvetebrødsdager {m-p}
honeymoon {n} (trip taken by a newly wed married couple)  :: bryllupsreise
hong bao {n} (red envelope) SEE: red envelope  ::
Hong Kong {prop} (coastal administrative region in south-east China)  :: Hongkong
honk {n} (the cry of a goose)  :: gakk, rapp
honk {v} (to honk like a goose)  :: gakke
honk {v} (to use a car horn)  :: tute
honor {n} (honour) SEE: honour  ::
honor {v} (honour) SEE: honour  ::
honored {adj} (respected, having received honor) SEE: honoured  ::
honour {n} (token of praise or respect)  :: [Bokmål] ære
honour {v} (think of, respect highly)  :: [Bokmål] ære
hood {n} (headwear)  :: [Bokmål] hette {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hette {f}
hood {n} (neighbourhood) SEE: neighbourhood  ::
hood {n} (thug) SEE: thug  ::
hooded {adj} ((garment) fitted with a hood)  :: [Bokmål] med hette
hooded {adj} (wearing a hood)  :: [Bokmål] med hette over hodet
hoodiecrow {n} (hooded crow) SEE: hooded crow  ::
hoof {n} (tip of a toe of ungulates)  :: hov {m}
hook {v} (soccer: to swerve a ball)  :: skru
hook {v} (to catch with a hook)  :: huke, kroke
hook, line and sinker {adv} ((idiomatic) completely)  :: [Bokmål] med søkke og snøre
hoop {n} (circular band of metal used to bind a barrel)  :: tønnebånd {n}
hoop {n} (hoop earring) SEE: hoop earring  ::
hoop {n} (hoops: basketball)  :: kurv {m}
hoopoe {n} (bird Upupa epops)  :: hærfugl {m}
hoopster {n} (basketball player) SEE: basketball player  ::
hooray {interj} (elated expression of approval)  :: hurra
hooray {n} (an expression of excitement)  :: hurra {n}
hooray {n} (a shout to signify victory)  :: hurra {n}
hooray {v} (to shout an expression of excitement)  :: rope hurra
hooter {n} (owl) SEE: owl  ::
hooter {n} (slang: nose) SEE: schnozzle  ::
hoover {n} (vacuum cleaner) SEE: vacuum cleaner  ::
hoover {v} (vacuum) SEE: vacuum  ::
hop {n} ((plural) flowers of the hop plant)  :: [Bokmål] humle {m}; [Nynorsk] humle {m}
hop {n} (the plant whose flowers are used in brewing)  :: [Bokmål] humle {m}; [Nynorsk] humle {m}
hope {n} (belief that something wished for can happen)  :: håp, forhåpning {m}
hope {n}  :: håp
hope {n} (person or thing that is a source of hope)  :: håp
hope {v} (to want something to happen, with expectation that it might)  :: håpe
hopeless {adj} (desparate) SEE: desparate  ::
hopeless {adj} (destitute of hope; having no expectation of good; despairing)  :: [Bokmål] håpløs, håplaus, vonløs, vonlaus; [Nynorsk] vonlaus, håplaus
hopscotch {n} (child's game)  :: paradis {n}
hop to it {v} (hurry up) SEE: hurry up  ::
horde {n} (wandering troop or gang)  :: horde {m}
hordeolum {n} (infection) SEE: stye  ::
horizon {n} (line that appears to separate the Earth from the sky)  :: horisont {m}
hormone {n} (substance produced by the body that effects physiological activity)  :: [Bokmål] hormon {n}; [Nynorsk] hormon {n}
horn {n} (antler) SEE: antler  ::
hornet {n} (a large wasp, of the genus Vespa, with a brown and yellow striped body)  :: geithams {m}
horn of plenty {n} (Craterellus cornucopioides) SEE: black chanterelle  ::
horny {adj} (sexually aroused)  :: kåt, tent
horology {n} (art, science and technology of timekeeping)  :: horologi
horoscope {n} (astrological forecast)  :: [Bokmål] horoskop {n}; [Nynorsk] horoskop {n}
horror movie {n} (motion picture which horrifies or frightens)  :: [Bokmål] skrekkfilm {m}; [Nynorsk] skrekkfilm {m}
horse {n} (cavalry soldiers)  :: kavallerist {n}
horse {n} (gymnastic equipment)  :: hest {m}, bukk {m}
horse {n} (knight in chess (see also knight))  :: springer {m}, hest {m}
horse {n} (members of the species Equus ferus)  :: hest {m}
horseback {n} (back of a horse)  :: hesterygg {m}
horse chestnut {n} (tree)  :: [Bokmål] hestekastanje {m}; [Nynorsk] hestekastanje {m}
horsefly {n} (fly of the family Tabanidae)  :: klegg
horse-leech {n} (larger than the common leech)  :: hesteigle
horseling {n} (foal) SEE: foal  ::
horseling {n} (pony) SEE: pony  ::
horsemanship {n} (equestrianism) SEE: equestrianism  ::
horsepower {n} (metric)  :: hestekraft (symbol hk); [Bokmål] hestekraft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hestekraft {f}
horsepower {n} (non-metric)  :: [Bokmål] hestekraft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hestekraft {f}
horseradish {n} (condiment)  :: [Nynorsk] peparrot
horseradish {n} (plant)  :: [Nynorsk] peparrot
horseshoe {n} (metallic shoe of a horse)  :: [Bokmål] hestesko {m}; [Nynorsk] hestesko {m}
horseshoe {n} (shape of a horseshoe)  :: hestesko {m}
horseshoe {v} (to apply horseshoes to a horse)  :: sko
horsetail {n} (plant)  :: snelle
hortensia {n} (hydrangea) SEE: hydrangea  ::
hose {n} (flexible tube)  :: [Nynorsk] slange {n}
hose {n} (stocking-like garment) SEE: tights  ::
Hosea {prop} (book of the bible)  :: Hoseas
hospitable {adj} (cordial and generous towards guests)  :: gjestfri
hospital {n} (building)  :: sykehus {n}
hospitalise {v} (hospitalize) SEE: hospitalize  ::
hospitality {n} (act or service)  :: gjestfrihet {m}
hospitality {n} (act or service of welcoming, receiving, hosting, or entertaining guests)  :: [Bokmål] gjestfrihet
hospitality {n} (business)  :: [Bokmål] gjestfrihet
host {n} (biology: cell or organism which harbors another organism)  :: [Bokmål] vert {m}; [Nynorsk] vert {m}
host {n} (computing: computer attached to a network)  :: [Bokmål] vert {m}; [Nynorsk] vert {m}
host {n} (computing: computer or software component that provides services)  :: [Bokmål] vert {m}; [Nynorsk] vert {m}
host {n} (person or organisation responsible for running an event)  :: [Bokmål] vert {m}; [Nynorsk] vert {m}
host {n} (person who receives or entertains a guest)  :: [Bokmål] vert {m}; [Nynorsk] vert {m}
hostage {n} (person given as a pledge or security)  :: gissel {n}
hostel {n} (short for youth hostel) SEE: youth hostel  ::
hostile {adj} (belonging or appropriate to an enemy)  :: [Bokmål] fiendtlig; [Nynorsk] fiendtleg
hot {adj} (feeling the sensation of heat)  :: varm
hot {adj} (feverish)  :: varm, het
hot {adj} (having a high temperature)  :: varm, het
hot {adj} (of the weather)  :: varmt, hett
hot {adj} (slang: physically very attractive)  :: het, heit, lekker, sexy
hot {adj} (spicy)  :: sterk
hot {adj} (very close to finding or guessing something to be found or guessed)  :: varmt, tampen brenner
hot chocolate {n} (beverage)  :: [Bokmål] kakao
hotchpotch {n} (hodgepodge) SEE: hodgepodge  ::
hot dog {n} (frankfurter in a bun)  :: pølse {f}
hot dog {v} (to perform a dangerous act as display) SEE: show off  ::
hotel {n} (establishment providing accommodation)  :: [Bokmål] hotell {n}; [Nynorsk] hotell {n}
hothead {n} (one who angers easily or goes in search of arguments or fights)  :: hissigpropp {m}
hot potato {n} (awkward or delicate problem)  :: [Bokmål] varm potet {m}; [Nynorsk] varm potet {m} {f}
hot spell {n} (heatwave) SEE: heatwave  ::
hot spot {n} (a dangerous place of violent political unrest)  :: urolig område
Hottentot {prop} (Khoekhoe) SEE: Khoekhoe  ::
hottie {n} (informal: hot-water bottle) SEE: hot water bottle  ::
hot-wire {v} (hot-wire)  :: koble
hound {n} (dog)  :: hund {c}
hour {n} (time period of sixty minutes)  :: time
house {n} (archetypal structure of a human abode)  :: hus {n}
house {n} (astrology: one of the twelve divisions of an astrological chart)  :: stjernetegn {n}
house {n} (bingo) SEE: bingo  ::
house {n} (debating chamber for government politicians)  :: ting {n}
house {n} (dynasty, familiar descendance)  :: hus {n}
house {n} (genre of music) SEE: house music  ::
house {n} (human abode)  :: hus {n}
house {n} (the inner workings, as of a clock)  :: hus {n}
house arrest {n} (confinement of a person, by authorities, to his or her residence)  :: [Bokmål] husarrest {m}; [Nynorsk] husarrest {m}
house-broken {adj} (house-trained) SEE: house-trained  ::
house cat {n} (domestic cat) SEE: domestic cat  ::
household name {n} (genericized trademark) SEE: genericized trademark  ::
houseless {adj} (in need of a house)  :: [Bokmål] husløs; [Nynorsk] huslaus
house music {n} (type of music)  :: house
house of ill fame {n} (brothel) SEE: brothel  ::
House of Representatives {prop} (lower house of parliament)  :: Representantenes hus
house of worship {n} (house of worship) SEE: place of worship  ::
house rat {n} (black rat) SEE: black rat  ::
hover {v} (to place the cursor over a hyperlink)  :: oversveve
how {adv} (in what manner)  :: [Bokmål] hvordan, åssen; [Nynorsk] korleis, [ koss ], [ hoss ], [ hossen ]
how {adv} (in what state)  :: hvordan
how {adv} (to what degree)  :: [Bokmål] hvordan, hvor; [Nynorsk] kor
how {adv} (used as a modifier to indicate surprise, delight, or other strong feelings)  :: [Bokmål] ; [Nynorsk] , [ so ]
how {conj} (in which way)  :: hvordan
Howard {prop} (male given name)  :: Håvard
how are you {phrase} (greeting)  :: hvordan har du det
how do you do {phrase} (how do you do)  :: hyggelig å møte deg, hvordan har du det
how do you pronounce this word {phrase} (how do you pronounce this word?)  :: hvordan uttaler man dette ordet?
how do you say...in English {phrase} (request for translation into English)  :: hvordan sier man...på engelsk?, hvordan sier du...på engelsk?
howdy {interj} (hi) SEE: hi  ::
however {adv} (intensifier: in what way)  :: hvordan i all verden
however {adv} (nevertheless)  :: men, imidlertid, ikke desto mindre
however {adv} (to what degree)  :: uansett hvor/hvor mye
however {conj} (in whatever manner)  :: på den måten, på hvilken måte
however {conj} (to whatever extent)  :: uansett hvor
howl {v} (To utter a loud, protracted, mournful sound or cry, as dogs and wolves often do)  :: hyle
how many {determiner} (what number)  :: [Bokmål] hvor mange
how much {determiner} (what quantity)  :: [Bokmål] hvor mye
how much does it cost {phrase} (how much is it)  :: hvor mye koster det?, hva koster det?
how much is it {phrase} (how much does it cost) SEE: how much does it cost  ::
how old are you {phrase} (what is your age in years)  :: [Bokmål] hvor gammel er du?, hvor gammel er De? [very formal]; [Nynorsk] kor gamal er du?, kor gammal er du?
how's it going {phrase} (how's it going? - informal greetings)  :: hvordan går det?
howzit {interj} (what's up) SEE: what's up  ::
Hrodna {prop} (Grodno) SEE: Grodno  ::
Hubble constant {n} (number)  :: Hubbles lov
hubby {n} (husband)  :: [Bokmål] gubbe {m} [informally; literally "old man"]
Hudson River {prop} (Hudson) SEE: Hudson  ::
hue {n} (color or shade of color, blee; tint; dye)  :: farve {n}
hue {n}  :: fargetone
hug {n} (affectionate embrace)  :: klem {m}
hug {v} (embrace)  :: klemme, omfavne
huge {adj} (very large)  :: gigantisk, enorm, diger
Hugh {prop} (male given name)  :: Hugo
Hugo {prop} (male given name) SEE: Hugh  ::
huh {interj} (tag question)  :: eller hva
huh {interj} (to express amusement or subtle surprise)  :: hva
hula hoop {n} (toy in the form of a large hoop)  :: [Bokmål] rockering {m}; [Nynorsk] rockering {m}
Huldah {prop} (biblical prophetess)  :: Hulda
hull {n} (frame of a ship or plane)  :: skrog {n}
human {adj} (having the nature or attributes of a human species)  :: menneskelig, menneskeaktig
human {adj} (of or belonging to the species Homo sapiens)  :: menneskelig
human {n} (a human being)  :: menneske
human being {n} (person)  :: menneske {n}
humanism {n} (ethical system)  :: humanisme
humanism {n}  :: humanisme {n}
human rights {n} (the basic rights and freedoms that all humans should be guaranteed)  :: menneskerettigheter
human shield {n} (placement of civilians in or around targets)  :: menneskelig skjold
human trafficking {n} (criminal activity in which people are recruited, etc. to serve an exploitative purpose)  :: menneskehandel; [Nynorsk] menneskehandel
humble {adj} (near the ground)  :: beskjeden
humble {adj} (thinking lowly of one's self)  :: ydmyk
humidity {n} (dampness, especially that of the air)  :: [Bokmål] luftfuktighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] fukt
humiliate {v} (to humiliate)  :: ydmyke
humiliation {n} (the act of humiliating or humbling someone; abasement of pride; mortification)  :: ydmykelse
humiliation {n} (the state of being humiliated, humbled or reduced to lowliness or submission)  :: ydmykelse
hummock {n} (small hill) SEE: hillock  ::
humour {n} (bodily fluid) SEE: bodily fluid  ::
humour {n}  :: humor {m}
humour {n} (mood)  :: humør {n}
humour {n} (something funny)  :: [Bokmål] humor {m}; [Nynorsk] humor {m}
humourously {adv} (humorously) SEE: humorously  ::
hump {n} (deformity of the human back)  :: pukkel {m}, kulrygg {m}
hump {v} (intransitive, slang: to have sex)  :: jokke
hump {v} (transitive, slang: to have sex with)  :: jokke
Hun {n} (member of nomadic tribe)  :: hun {m}; [Bokmål] huner {m}; [Nynorsk] hunar {m}
hunchback {n} (deformed upper spinal column) SEE: humpback  ::
hunchback {n} (one who is stooped or hunched over) SEE: humpback  ::
hunchbacked {adj} (having hunched back) SEE: humpbacked  ::
hundred {num} (cardinal number 100)  :: hundre
hundred thousand {num} (100,000)  :: hundretusen
hung {adj} (having a large penis)  :: velutstyrt
hung {adj} (having with hanging additions or appendages)  :: behengt
hung {adj} (suspended by hanging)  :: opphengt
Hungarian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Hungary)  :: [Bokmål] ungarsk; [Nynorsk] ungarsk
Hungarian {n} (person from Hungary)  :: [Bokmål] ungarer {m}; [Nynorsk] ungar {m}, ungarar {m}
Hungarian {prop} (the language)  :: [Bokmål] ungarsk {m}; [Nynorsk] ungarsk {m}
Hungarian Kuvasz {n} (Dog breed) SEE: Kuvasz  ::
Hungary {prop} (the country)  :: Ungarn
hunger {n} (need for food)  :: [Bokmål] sult {m}, hunger {m}; [Nynorsk] svolt {m}, hunger {m}
hunger {n} (strong desire)  :: hunger {m}
hunger {v} (desire)  :: hungre
hunger {v} (need food)  :: [Bokmål] sulte; [Nynorsk] svelte
hunger is a good sauce {proverb} (hunger is the best sauce) SEE: hunger is the best sauce  ::
hungry {adj} (affected by hunger; desirous of food)  :: [Bokmål] sulten; [Nynorsk] svolten
hunt {n} (hunting expedition)  :: jakt {m} {f}
hunt {n} (the act of hunting, shooting)  :: jakt {m} {f}
hunt {v} (to chase down prey)  :: jakte
hunt {v} (to search for something)  :: jakte, søke
hunter {n} (person who hunts game)  :: [Bokmål] jeger {m}, veidemann {m}; [Nynorsk] jeger {m}, veidemann {m}, veidar {m}
Huocheng {prop} (Khorgas) SEE: Khorgas  ::
Huoerguosi {prop} (Khorgas) SEE: Khorgas  ::
hurdle {n} (artificial barrier over which people or horses jump in a race)  :: [Bokmål] hekk {m}; [Nynorsk] hekk {m}
hurdy-gurdy {n} (barrel organ) SEE: barrel organ  ::
hurler {n} (pitcher) SEE: pitcher  ::
hurler on the ditch {n} (opinionated person who offers advice) SEE: back-seat driver  ::
hurley {n} (hurling) SEE: hurling  ::
hurricane {n} (meteorology: a wind scale for quite strong wind)  :: [Bokmål] orkan {m}; [Nynorsk] orkan {m}
hurricane {n} (weather phenomenon)  :: [Bokmål] orkan {m}; [Nynorsk] orkan {m}
hurry {n} ((American football) an incidence of a defensive player forcing the quarterback to act faster than the quarterback was prepared to)  :: press {n} (soccer)
hurry {n} (rushed action)  :: travelhet {m} {f}
hurry {v} (to do things quickly)  :: skynde seg
hurry {v} (to speed up the rate)  :: skynde seg
hurt {adj} (wounded, injured)  :: skadet
husband {n} (male partner in marriage)  :: ektemann, husbond
husband {v} (to conserve)  :: bevare
hustler {n} (a male prostitute who sells his services to men)  :: [boy prostitute] gutteprostituert, [male prostitute] mannlig prostituert
hustler {n} (prostitute) SEE: prostitute  ::
hut {n} (primitive dwelling)  :: hytte
hut {n} (small wooden shed)  :: hytte
hutong {n} (alley) SEE: alley  ::
hutong {n} (lane) SEE: lane  ::
Hyacinth {prop} (Hyacinthus) SEE: Hyacinthus  ::
Hydra {prop} (one of Pluto's moons)  :: [Bokmål] Hydra; [Nynorsk] Hydra
hydrate {n} (solid compound containing or linked to water molecules)  :: hydrat {n}
hydrocarbon {n} (compound of carbon and hydrogen)  :: [Bokmål] hydrokarbon {n}; [Nynorsk] hydrokarbon {n}
hydrofracking {n} (hydraulic fracturing) SEE: hydraulic fracturing  ::
hydrogen {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] hydrogen {n}, vanntoff {n}, vass-stoff {n}, vasstoff {n}; [Nynorsk] hydrogen {n}, vass-stoff {n}, vasstoff {n}, brenne {n}
hydrogen peroxide {n} (H2O2)  :: hydrogenperoksid
hydromechanics {n} (fluid mechanics) SEE: fluid mechanics  ::
hyena {n} (Animal)  :: hyene {m}
hygiene {n} (conditions and practices that promote and preserve health)  :: [Bokmål] hygiene {m}; [Nynorsk] hygiene {m}
Hyōgo {prop} (Hyogo) SEE: Hyogo  ::
hygrometer {n} (instrument that measures humidity)  :: [Bokmål] hygrometer; [Nynorsk] hygrometer
hylic {n} (person focused on material reality)  :: hyletiker
hymn {n} (a song of praise or worship)  :: Hymne
hyperbola {n} (geometric curve)  :: [Bokmål] hyperbel {m}; [Nynorsk] hyperbel {m}
hyperbole {n} (rhetorical device)  :: [Bokmål] hyperbol {m}; [Nynorsk] hyperbol {m}
hyperbolical {adj} (hyperbolic) SEE: hyperbolic  ::
hyperlink {n} (link from one electronic document to another)  :: [Bokmål] hyperlenke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hyperkopling {f}, hyperlenke {f}, hyperlenkje {f}
hypernova {n} (the gravitational collapse of a massive star to form a black hole)  :: [Bokmål] hypernova; [Nynorsk] hypernova
hyperonym {n} (hypernym) SEE: hypernym  ::
hyperopia {n} (disorder of the vision) SEE: farsightedness  ::
hyphen {n} (symbol used to join words or to indicate a word has been split)  :: bindestrek {m}
Hypnos {prop} (Hypnos, the Greek god of sleep)  :: Hypnos {m}
hypnosis {n} (art or skill of hypnotism) SEE: hypnotism  ::
hypnosis {n} (a trancelike state)  :: [Bokmål] hypnose {m}; [Nynorsk] hypnose {m}
hypnotise {v} (hypnotise) SEE: hypnotize  ::
hypnotism {n} (hypnotism)  :: [Bokmål] hypnotisme {m}; [Nynorsk] hypnotisme {m}
hypnotist {n} (person who uses hypnotism)  :: [Bokmål] hypnotisør {m}; [Nynorsk] hypnotisør {m}
hypoallergic {adj} (hypoallergenic) SEE: hypoallergenic  ::
hypocrisy {n} (Claim, pretense, or false representation of holding beliefs, feelings, or virtues that one does not actually possess)  :: hykleri {n}
hypocrite {n} (person practising hypocrisy)  :: hykler {m}
hypocritical {adj} (characterized by hypocrisy or being a hypocrite)  :: hyklete, skinnhellig, tilgjort
hypohydration {n} (dehydration) SEE: dehydration  ::
hypotaxis {n} (syntactic subordination)  :: hypotakse {m}, underordning {m} {f}
hypothesis {n}  :: hypotese {m}
hypothetical {adj} (based upon a hypothesis)  :: hypotetisk {m} {f}, hypotetiskt {n}, hypotetiske {p}
hypotrochoid {n} (geometric curve)  :: hypotrokoide