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oak {n} (tree or shrub of the genus Quercus)  :: eik {f}
oak {n} (wood)  :: eik {f}
oak apple {n} (oak gall) SEE: oak gall  ::
oak tree {n} (tree or shrub of the genus Quercus) SEE: oak  ::
oakum {n} (fibrous caulking material)  :: drevgarn {n}
oar {n} (implement used to row a boat)  :: åre {c}
oar {v} (to row) SEE: row  ::
oarsman {n} (man who rows a boat)  :: roer {m}
oasis {n} (quiet or peaceful place)  :: oase {m}
oasis {n} (well surrounded by fertile region)  :: oase {m}
oat {n} (a widely cultivated cereal grass)  :: havre {m}
oat {n} (seeds of the oat) SEE: oats  ::
oath {n} (affirmed statement)  :: [Bokmål] ed {m}
oath {n} (curse) SEE: curse  ::
oath {n} (solemn pledge)  :: [Bokmål] ed {m}; [Nynorsk] eid {m}
oatmeal {n} (breakfast cereal, see also: porridge)  :: [Bokmål] havregrøt {m}; [Nynorsk] havregraut {m}
Obadiah {prop} (book of the Old Testament)  :: Obadja, Obadias
obedience {n} (quality of being obedient)  :: lydighet
obediency {n} (being obedient)  :: adlydenhet {m}, lydighet {m}
obese {adj} (extremely overweight)  :: korpulent
obesity {n} (act or state of being obese)  :: fedme
obey {v} (to do as one is told)  :: adlyde, være lydhør
obey {v} (to do as ordered by)  :: adlyde
obfuscate {v} (alter code)  :: obfuskere
obfuscate {v} (make confusing)  :: forkludre, forvirre, tåkelegge
obfuscate {v} (make dark)  :: formørke, overskygge
obituary {n} (biography of a recently deceased person)  :: minneord {n}, nekrolog {m}
obituary {n} (brief notice of a person's death, as published in a newspaper)  :: nekrolog {m}
object {n} (in grammar)  :: objekt {n}
object {n} (in object-oriented programming)  :: objekt {n}
object {n} (person or thing to which an emotion is directed)  :: gjenstand {m}
object {n} (thing)  :: objekt {n}, ting {m}, gjenstand {m}
objection {n} (act of objecting)  :: protest {m}, innvending {m} {f}
objection {n} (statement expressing opposition)  :: innvending {m} {f}
objective case {n} (case of an object) SEE: accusative  ::
object language {n} (lexicography: language of headwords)  :: objektspråk
oblast {n} (a region or province)  :: oblast
obligatory {adj}  :: obligatorisk
obliged {adj} (Under an obligation to do something for someone)  :: forpliktet
obliquity {n} (quality of being obscure) SEE: obscurity  ::
oblivion {n}  :: glemsel, bortglemt
obnoxious {adj} (offensive, very annoying)  :: ufyselig, utålelig
oboe {n} (wind instrument)  :: [Bokmål] obo {m}; [Nynorsk] obo {m}
observation wheel {n} (Ferris wheel) SEE: Ferris wheel  ::
observe {v} (to notice, to watch)  :: observere
observer {n} (he who makes observations, monitors or takes notice)  :: [Bokmål] observatør {m}, betrakter {m}
obsess {v} (to be preoccupied with a single topic or emotion)  :: være besatt
obsession {n}  :: besettelse {m}
obsolescent {adj} (in the process of becoming obsolete, but not obsolete yet)  :: På vei til å bli foreldet
obtuse {adj} (of an angle)  :: stump
obtuse {adj} (of a triangle) SEE: obtuse-angled  ::
obverse {adj} (turned or facing toward the observer)  :: vendt fram
obverse {n} (the heads side of a coin, or the side of a medal or badge that has the principal)  :: forside {m}
obviate {v} (to bypass a requirement)  :: [Bokmål] overflødiggjøre; [Nynorsk] overflødiggjere
obvious {adj} (easily discovered or understood; self-explanatory)  :: opplagt, innlysende
obviously {adv} (in an obvious manner; clearly apparent)  :: selvsagt, åpenbart; [Bokmål] åpenbar, åpenlys
Occam's razor {n} (both principles)  :: Ockhams barberkniv {m}
occasion {v} (give occasion to)  :: [Bokmål] forårsake, avstedkomme
occasionally {adv} (from time to time; now and then; once in a while; at infrequent intervals)  :: sporadisk, av og til, nå og da
occult {adj} (related to the occult)  :: okkult
occult {adj} (secret; hidden from general knowledge; undetected)  :: okkult, skjult
occult {v} (to cover)  :: okkultere
occupation {n} (activity or task with which one occupies oneself)  :: yrke {n}
occupation {n} (act, process or state of possessing a place)  :: okkupasjon {m}
occupation {n} (control of a country or region by a hostile army)  :: okkupasjon {m}
occur {v} (be present or found)  :: [Bokmål] forekomme
occur {v} (present itself)  :: inntreffe
occurrence {n} (actual instance where a situation arises)  :: tilfelle {n}
ocean {n} (one of the five large bodies of water)  :: [Bokmål] verdenshav {n}; [Nynorsk] verdshav {n}
oceanographer {n} (person who studies oceanography, the science of oceans)  :: [Bokmål] oseanograf {m}; [Nynorsk] oseanograf {m}
oceanographic {adj} (relating to oceanography)  :: [Bokmål] oseanografisk; [Nynorsk] oseanografisk
oceanographical {adj} (oceanographical) SEE: oceanographic  ::
oceanography {n} (oceanic exploration and study)  :: [Bokmål] oseanografi {m}; [Nynorsk] oseanografi {m}
oceanology {n} (oceanography) SEE: oceanography  ::
octagenarian {n} (octogenarian) SEE: octogenarian  ::
octane {n} (isomeric aliphatic hydrocarbons)  :: oktan {n}
octangular {adj} (octagonal) SEE: octagonal  ::
octet {n} (byte of eight bits) SEE: byte  ::
octet {n} (composition for such a group)  :: [Bokmål] oktett {m}
octet {n} (group of eight musicians performing together)  :: [Bokmål] oktett {m}
October {prop} (tenth month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: oktober
octodontid {n} (any of the Octodontidae)  :: [Bokmål] buskrotte {m} {f}, trompetrotte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] buskrotte, trompetrotte {f}
octopus {n} (mollusc)  :: blekksprut {m}, akkar {m}
octothorpe {n} (octothorpe) SEE: hash  ::
oculist {n} (ophthalmologist) SEE: ophthalmologist  ::
oculist {n} (optometrist) SEE: optometrist  ::
oddball {n} (eccentric person)  :: eksentriker
odd number {n} (whole number that is not divisible by two)  :: [Bokmål] oddetall {n}; [Nynorsk] oddetal {n}
odds {n} (the ratio of the probabilities of an event happening to that of it not happening)  :: [Bokmål] odds {m}; [Nynorsk] odds {m}
odds {n} (the ratio of winnings to stake in betting situations)  :: [Bokmål] odds {m}; [Nynorsk] odds {m}
Odense {prop} (City in southern Denmark)  :: Odense
Odesa {prop} (Odessa) SEE: Odessa  ::
Odessa {prop} (Ukrainian city)  :: Odessa
Odia {prop} (Oriya) SEE: Oriya  ::
Odin {prop} (in Norse mythology, the supreme god)  :: Odin
odious {adj} (arousing strong dislike)  :: odiøs
odor {n} (any smell) SEE: odour  ::
odor {n} (strong, pervasive quality)  :: odør {m}, stank {m}, lukt
odoriferous {adj} (having an odor) SEE: odorous  ::
odorless {adj} (having no odor)  :: [Bokmål] luktfri; [Nynorsk] luktfri
odourless {adj} (odourless) SEE: odorless  ::
Odyssey {prop} (epic poem describing the journey of Odysseus)  :: Odysseen {f}
oedema {n} (edema) SEE: edema  ::
Oedipus complex {n} (Freudian theory)  :: ødipuskompleks
oenology {n} (enology) SEE: enology  ::
oesophagus {n} (the tube that carries food from the pharynx to the stomach)  :: øsofag {m}; [Bokmål] spiserør; [Nynorsk] matrøyr {n}
oeuvre {n} (work of art)  :: verk {n}
of {prep} (connecting numeral or quantifier with quantified)  :: av
of {prep} (containing, comprising or made from)  :: av; med (a glass of water = et glass (med) vann)
of {prep} (objective genitive: connecting noun with object)  :: av
of {prep} (possessive genitive: belonging to)  :: av, til, -s
of age {adj} (old enough to be considered an adult)  :: myndig
of course {adv} (naturally)  :: selvsagt, naturligvis, selvfølgelig
off {adj}  :: av
off {adj} (inoperative, disabled)  :: av, deaktivert
off {adv}  :: av
offal {n} (a dead body)  :: [Bokmål] lik {n}, kadaver {n}
offal {n} (animal's organs as food)  :: [Bokmål] innmat {m}; [Nynorsk] innmat {m}
offal {n} (refuse)  :: [Bokmål] avfall {n}
offal {n} (rejected parts of an animal)  :: [Bokmål] slakteavfall {n}
off and on {adv} (intermittently)  :: av og til
offence {n} (offense) SEE: offense  ::
offend {v} (sin) SEE: sin  ::
offense {n}  :: [Bokmål] fornærmelse {m}; [Nynorsk] fornærming
offer {n}  :: bud {n}
offer {n} (law: invitation to enter binding contract)  :: [Bokmål] anbud {n}; [Nynorsk] anbod {n}
offer {n} (proposal)  :: forslag {n}
offer {n} (something put forth)  :: [Bokmål] tilbud {n}, bud {n}; [Nynorsk] tilbod {n}, bod {n}
offer {v} (place at disposal)  :: tilby
offer {v} (propose)  :: foreslå
office {n} (building or room)  :: kontor {n}
official {adj} (appointed to be used in medicine) SEE: officinal  ::
official {adj} (relating to an office; especially, to a subordinate executive officer or attendant)  :: offisiell
official {n}  :: offentlig tjenestemann {m}
officialese {n} (bureaucratese) SEE: bureaucratese  ::
officious {adj} (offensively intrusive or interfering)  :: offisiøs
off-licence {n} (liquor store) SEE: liquor store  ::
off-ramp {n} (roadway segment)  :: [Bokmål] avkjøringsrampe {m} {f}
offset {n} (offset printing)  :: offsettrykk {n}
offspring {n} (plural or collective offspring (only males, only females, both sexes or sex unspecified))  :: [Bokmål] etterkommere {m-p}, ætlinger {m}, ættinger {n}, avkom {n} [collective sg]; [Nynorsk] etterkomarar {m-p}, etterkommarar {m-p}, ætling {m}, ætting {m}, avkom {n} [collective sg]
offspring {n} (singular offspring (male, female or sex unspecified))  :: [Bokmål] etterkommer {m}, avkom {n}, ætling {m}, ætting {m}, barn {n}; [Nynorsk] etterkomar {m}, etterkommar {m}, avkom {n}, ætling {m}, ætting {m}, barn {n}
of record {prep} (authoritative) SEE: authoritative  ::
often {adv} (frequently, many times)  :: ofte, hyppig
oftenly {adv} (often) SEE: often  ::
oftentimes {adv} (frequently)  :: ofte
Oghuz {prop} (Oghuz people)  :: oghuz-tyrkere
oh {interj} (expression of surprise)  :: oi, å, ai
oh dear {interj} (An expression of dismay, concern, or worry; strongly suggesting disapproval)  :: kjære, kjære vene
oh my {interj} (good heavens) SEE: good heavens  ::
oh my God {interj} (excitement or shock)  :: Herregud, herre gud
oh no {interj} (exclamation of alarm or concern)  :: åh, nei
oil {n} (liquid fat)  :: matolje, olje {m}
oil {n} (Petroleum-based liquid)  :: olje {m}, petroleum {m}
oil {v} (lubricate with oil)  :: olje
oil {v} (to grease with oil for cooking)  :: olje, smøre
oil field {n} (area under which are reserves of petroleum)  :: [Bokmål] oljefelt {n}; [Nynorsk] oljefelt {n}
oil lamp {n} (a simple vessel used to produce light)  :: oljelampe
oil painting {n} (a painting done with oil paints)  :: [Bokmål] oljemaleri {n}
oil painting {n} (art of painting with oil paints)  :: [Bokmål] oljemaling {m} {f}
oil rig {n} (oil-drilling platform)  :: borerigg
oil-seed camellia {n} (Camellia oleifera) SEE: tea oil camellia  ::
oilskin {n} (foul-weather gear worn by sailors)  :: oljehyre {m} {f}
oilskin {n} (raincoat made from treated cotton fabric)  :: oljehyre {m} {f}
oil spot {n} (a spot consisting of oil)  :: oljeflekk {m}
oink {interj} (Representing the sound made by a pig)  :: nøff
oink {n} (sound made by a pig)  :: grynt {n}
oink {v} (to oink)  :: grynte
OK {n} (endorsement; approval)  :: alt i orden
Okinawan {prop} (Ryukyuan) SEE: Ryukyuan  ::
okroshka {n} (cold raw vegetable soup)  :: [Bokmål] okrosjka
Olaf {prop} (male given name)  :: Olav
old {adj} (former)  :: gammel
old {adj} (having existed or lived for the specified time)  :: [Bokmål] gammel, gammal; [Nynorsk] gamal, gammal
old {adj} (of a living being: having lived for relatively many years)  :: [Bokmål] gammel, gammal; [Nynorsk] gamal, gammal
old {adj} (of an object, concept, etc: having existed for a relatively long period of time)  :: [Bokmål] gammel, gammal; [Nynorsk] gamal, gammal
old boy {n} (alumnus) SEE: alumnus  ::
Old English {prop} (ancestor language of modern English)  :: [Bokmål] gammelengelsk {m}, gammalengelsk {m}; [Nynorsk] gamalengelsk {m}, gammalengelsk {m}
Old High German {prop} (a language)  :: gammelhøytysk {m}
Old Low German {prop} (Old Saxon) SEE: Old Saxon  ::
old maid {n} (elderly unmarried woman) SEE: spinster  ::
Old Norse {prop} (language of Scandinavia before 1400 CE)  :: [Bokmål] gammelnordisk, gammalnordisk, norrønt, oldnordisk; [Nynorsk] gammalnordisk, norrønt {n}, oldnordisk
Old Norwegian {prop} (the Old Norse language of Norway)  :: gammelnorsk, gammalnorsk
old salt {n} (seadog) SEE: seadog  ::
old stick {n} (chap) SEE: chap  ::
old wives' tale {n} (rumour, myth or superstition)  :: kjerringsnakk
Olga {prop} (female given name)  :: Olga
olive {n} (fruit)  :: oliven
olive {n} (olive tree) SEE: olive tree  ::
Oliver {prop} (male given name)  :: Oliver
Olivia {prop} (female given name)  :: Olivia
olorine {adj} (of or pertaining to swans) SEE: cygnine  ::
Olympic {adj} (of or pertaining to mountain Olympus)  :: [Bokmål] olympisk; [Nynorsk] olympisk
Olympic {adj} (of or pertaining to the Olympic Games)  :: [Bokmål] olympisk, (Olympic Games) OL {p}, olympiske leker {m-p}; [Nynorsk] olympisk
Olympic Games {prop} (modern sport event)  :: Olympiske leker; [Nynorsk] Olympiske leikar
Olympic Winter Games {prop} (Olympic Winter Games)  :: [Bokmål] Olympiske vinterleker, Vinter-OL; [Nynorsk] Olympiske vinterleikar
Oman {prop} (Country in the Middle East)  :: Oman
Omani {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Oman, the Omani people or the Omani language)  :: [Bokmål] omansk; [Nynorsk] omansk
Omani {n} (person from Oman or of Omani descent)  :: [Bokmål] omaner {m}; [Nynorsk] omanar {m}
ombudsman {n} (official who investigates complaints)  :: ombudsmann {m}
omega {n} (angular velocity) SEE: angular velocity  ::
omelette {n} (dish made with beaten eggs)  :: omelett {m}
omiai {n} (formal marriage interview) SEE: miai  ::
omit {v} (to leave out or exclude)  :: unnta, hoppe over
omnipotent {adj} (having unlimited power, force or authority)  :: allmektig
omnipresent {adj} (being everywhere)  :: [Bokmål] allestedsnærværende
omniscient {adj} (having total knowledge)  :: allvitende
omnium-gatherum {n} (collection of miscellaneous things) SEE: hodgepodge  ::
omnivorous {adj} (having the ability to eat both animal and vegetable food)  :: [Bokmål] altetende
on {adv} (to an operating state)  ::
on {prep}  :: av
on {prep} (positioned at the upper surface of)  ::
on accident {adv} (by accident) SEE: by accident  ::
on behalf of {prep} (speaking or acting for)  :: på vegne av
on board {adj} (on or in a means of transportation)  :: om bord
on board {adv} (aboard) SEE: aboard  ::
onboard {adj}  :: ombords
onboard {adv} (on a vehicle) SEE: on board  ::
once {adv} (formerly)  :: [Bokmål] en gang, på et tidspunkt; [Nynorsk] eingong
once {adv} (one and only one time)  :: [Bokmål] én gang
once {conj} (as soon as)  :: så snart, med det første; [Bokmål] bare; [Nynorsk] berre
once bitten, twice shy {proverb} (one is cautious in the future if hurt in the past)  :: brent barn skyr ilden
once upon a time {adv} (traditional beginning of children’s stories, especially fairy tales)  :: det var en gang
oncological {adj} (of or pertaining to oncology) SEE: oncologic  ::
one {num} (cardinal number 1)  :: [Bokmål] én, ett; [Nynorsk] éin, éi, eitt
one {num} (ordinal number) SEE: first and number one  ::
one and a half {num} (one and a half)  :: halvannen, halvannet {n}
on earth {adv} (expletive giving emphasis after interrogative word)  :: i all verden
one-child policy {n} (a policy of population control)  :: ettbarnspolitikk {m}
one day {adv} (at unspecified time in the future)  :: en dag {m}
one-eyed {adj} (having only a single eye)  :: [Bokmål] enøyd; [Nynorsk] einøygd
oneirology {n} (the study that relates with dreams)  :: oneirologi
one million {num} (cardinal number 1000000) SEE: million  ::
one-of-a-kind {n} (one of a kind) SEE: one of a kind  ::
one-off {adj} (occurring once; one-time)  :: engangs-, enkelt-
one-off {n} (something that is done only once)  :: engangsforeteelse
one's marbles {n} (sanity) SEE: sanity  ::
one swallow does not a summer make {proverb} (one instance of an event does not necessarily indicate a trend)  :: en enslig svale gjør ingen sommer
one thousand {num} (cardinal number 1000) SEE: thousand  ::
one too many {n} (other than as an idiom) SEE: one, too, many  ::
on foot {prep} (walking, jogging, running)  :: [Bokmål] til fots; [Nynorsk] til fots
onion {n} (a monocotyledonous plant of genus Allium allied to garlic, used as vegetable and spice.)  :: løk {m}
onion {n} (the bulb)  :: [Bokmål] løk {m}; [Nynorsk] lauk {m}
onlooker {n} (a spectator)  :: tilskuer {f}
only {adj} (alone in a category)  :: [Bokmål] eneste; [Nynorsk] einaste
only {adv}  :: [Bokmål] bare, kun, utelukkende; [Nynorsk] berre, einast, einaste
only {adv} (exclusively)  :: bare
only {conj}  :: men, bare at
only child {n} (a person who has no siblings)  :: [Bokmål] enebarn {n}; [Nynorsk] einebarn {n}
onomatopoeia {n} (word that sounds like what it represents)  :: lydord, onomatopoetikon
onomatopoetic {adj} (concerning onomatopoeia) SEE: onomatopoeic  ::
on purpose {prep} (purposely, with intention)  :: med vilje, med overlegg
onry {adj} (ornery) SEE: ornery  ::
onslaughter {n} (onslaught) SEE: onslaught  ::
on the other hand {adv} (from another point of view)  :: på den annen side
on the tip of one's tongue {prep} (known but not quite remembered)  :: ha det på tungen
ontic {adj}  :: ontisk
onto {adj} (surjective) SEE: surjective  ::
ontogenic {adj} (ontogenetic) SEE: ontogenetic  ::
ontologically {adv} (ontological manner)  :: ontologisk
ontology {n} (study of being)  :: ontologi {m}
ontology {n} (system model in computer science)  :: ontologi {m}
on top of {prep} (atop) SEE: atop  ::
-onym {suffix} (word)  :: -onym {n}
on your mark, get set, go {phrase} (three-command start of racing)  :: klar, ferdig, gå, klare, ferdige, gå {p}
onyx {n} (a banded variety of chalcedony)  :: onyx {m}
oofless {adj} (poor) SEE: poor  ::
oolong {n} (oolong tea) SEE: oolong tea  ::
ooze {v} (to give off a sense of (something))  :: [Bokmål] ose; [Nynorsk] ose
ooze {v} (to secrete or slowly leak)  :: [Bokmål] ose; [Nynorsk] ose
opaque {adj} (hindering light to pass through)  :: opak, ugjennomsiktig, ugjennomskinnelig
open {adj} (not closed)  :: [Bokmål] åpen; [Nynorsk] open
open {adj} (prepared to conduct business)  :: åpen
open {adj} (public)  :: åpen
open {adj} (receptive)  :: åpen
open {v} (to become open)  :: åpnes
open {v} (to begin conducting business)  :: åpne
open {v} (to bring up (a topic))  :: ta opp
open {v} (to make accessible to customers)  :: åpne
open {v} (to make something accessible)  :: åpne, lukke opp
open {v} (to start (a campaign))  :: innlede
open book {n} (mathematics) SEE: open book decomposition  ::
Open Game {n}  :: [Bokmål] åpent spill {n}
opening {n} (act or instance of making or becoming open)  :: [Bokmål] åpning {m} {f}
opening {n} (something that is open)  :: [Bokmål] åpning {m} {f}
opera {n} (theatrical work)  :: opera
operating system {n} (software which controls computer)  :: operativsystem
operation {n} (military campaign)  :: operasjon {m}
operation {n} (surgical procedure)  :: operasjon {m}
operator {n} (Chinese whispers) SEE: Chinese whispers  ::
operetta {n} (lighter version of opera with a frivolous story and spoken dialogue)  :: [Bokmål] operette {m}; [Nynorsk] operette {m}
ophidiophobia {n} (ophiophobia) SEE: ophiophobia  ::
opinion {n} (thought a person has formed about a topic)  :: mening, synspunkt {n}
opossum {n} (marsupial of the Didelphidae)  :: pungrotte {f}
opportunist {n} (someone who takes advantage of any opportunity)  :: opportunist {m}
opportunity {n}  :: mulighet {f}, sjanse {f}
opposite {adj} (facing the other way)  :: motsatt
opposite {adj} (located directly across from)  :: motsatt
opposite {adj} (of complementary or mutually exclusive things)  :: motsatt
op shop {n} (thrift shop) SEE: thrift shop  ::
optician {n} (a person who makes or sells lenses, spectacles)  :: [Bokmål] optiker {m}; [Nynorsk] optikar {m}
optics {n} (physics of light and vision)  :: optikk {m}
optics {n} (plural of optic) SEE: optic  ::
optimism {n} (a tendency to expect the best)  :: optimisme {m}
optimism {n} (the belief that good will eventually triumph over evil)  :: optimisme {m}
optimism {n} (the doctrine that this world is the best of all possible worlds)  :: optimisme {m}
optimist {n} (a believer in optimism)  :: [Bokmål] optimist {m}; [Nynorsk] optimist {m}
optimist {n} (a person who expects a favourable outcome)  :: [Bokmål] optimist {m}; [Nynorsk] optimist {m}
optimist {n} (a small centre-board sailing dinghy)  :: Optimist {m}; [Bokmål] optimistjolle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] optimistjolle {f}
optimistic {adj} (expecting a good outcome)  :: optimistisk
option {n} (financial product)  :: [Bokmål] opsjon {m}
option {n} (one of the choices which can be made)  :: valgmulighet {m}
optional {adj} (not compulsory)  :: valgfri
optronic {adj} (optoelectronic) SEE: optoelectronic  ::
optronics {n} (optoelectronics) SEE: optoelectronics  ::
or {conj} (conjunction)  :: eller
orach {n} (saltbush) SEE: saltbush  ::
oral hygiene {n} (keeping the mouth clean)  :: [Bokmål] munnhygiene {m}; [Nynorsk] munnhygiene {m}
oral sex {n} (stimulation of the genitals using the mouth)  :: oralsex {m}, munnsex {m}
orange {adj} (having the colour of the fruit of an orange tree)  :: oransje
orange {n} (colour)  :: oransje {m}
orange {n} (fruit)  :: appelsin {m}
orange {n} (tree)  :: appelsintre {n}
orange peel {n} (the skin of an orange)  :: [Bokmål] appelsinskall {n}; [Nynorsk] appelsinskal {n}
oratory {n} (eloquence) SEE: eloquence  ::
orb {n} (circle) SEE: circle  ::
orb {n} (orbit) SEE: orbit  ::
orb {n} (period of time marked off by the revolution of a heavenly body) SEE: year  ::
orbit {n} (eye socket) SEE: eye socket  ::
orbit {n} (path of one object around another)  :: bane {m}
orbital cavity {n} (eye socket) SEE: eye socket  ::
orc {n} (evil monstrous humanoid creature)  :: ork, orc
orc {n} (Orcinus orca) SEE: orca  ::
orca {n} (Orcinus orca)  :: spekkhogger {m}
orchard {n} (land for cultivation of fruit or nut trees)  :: [Bokmål] frukthage {m}; [Nynorsk] frukthage {m}
orcharder {n} (orchardist) SEE: orchardist  ::
orchestra {n} (large group of musicians who play together on various instruments)  :: [Bokmål] orkester {n}; [Nynorsk] orkester {n}
orchestral {adj} (relating to an orchestra)  :: [Bokmål] orkestral; [Nynorsk] orkestral
orchestrate {v} (to arrange or direct diverse elements to achieve a desired effect)  :: [Bokmål] iscenesette, arrangere
orchestrate {v} (to arrange or score music for performance by an orchestra)  :: [Bokmål] arrangere
ordain {v} (admit into the ministry of a religion)  :: [Bokmål] ordinere; [Nynorsk] ordinere
ordeal {n} (a painful or trying experience)  :: prøvelse {m}, slit {n}
order {n} (arrangement, disposition)  :: ordning {m}, orden {m}
order {n} (awarded decoration)  :: orden {m}
order {n} (biology: taxonomical classification)  :: orden {m}
order {n} (command)  :: ordre {m}
order {n} (good arrangement)  :: orden {m}
order {n} (highest exponent in a polynomial)  :: orden {m}
order {n}  :: rekkefølge {m} [arrangement]
order {n} (religious group)  :: orden {m}
order {n} (request for some product or service)  :: ordre {m}
order {n} (society of knights)  :: orden {m}
order {v} (to issue a command)  :: [Bokmål] befale, beordre; [Nynorsk] befale, beordre
order {v} (to request some product or service)  :: bestille
order {v} (to set in (a good) order)  :: ordne
order {v} (to set in (any) order)  :: ordne
order of magnitude {n} (class of scale)  :: [Bokmål] størrelsesorden {m}
ordinal direction {n} (intercardinal direction) SEE: intercardinal direction  ::
ordinal number {n} (grammar: word used to denote relative position in a sequence)  :: ordenstall {n}; [Nynorsk] rekkjetal {n}
ordination {n} (act of ordaining)  :: [Bokmål] ordinasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] ordinasjon {m}
ordination {n} (ceremony)  :: [Bokmål] ordinasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] ordinasjon {m}
ore {n} (rock that contains materials that can be economically extracted and processed)  :: malm
oregano {n} (leaves used to flavour food)  :: [Bokmål] oregano {m}; [Nynorsk] oregano {m}
oregano {n} (plant)  :: kung, bergmynte
or else {phrase} (as an alternative)  :: ellers, hvis ikke
orfe {n} (Leuciscus idus) SEE: ide  ::
organ {n} (musical instrument)  :: [Bokmål] orgel {n}; [Nynorsk] orgel {n}
organ {n} (part of an organism)  :: organ
organ gun {n} (ribauldequin) SEE: ribauldequin  ::
organic {adj} (of food and food products: grown without agrichemicals)  :: [Bokmål] økologisk; [Nynorsk] økologisk
organic {n} (organic compound) SEE: organic compound  ::
organise {v} (organize) SEE: organize  ::
organism {n} (living thing)  :: [Bokmål] organisme {m}; [Nynorsk] organisme {m}
organization {n} (group of people or other legal entities with an explicit purpose and written rules)  :: [Bokmål] organisasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] organisasjon {m}
orgasm {n} (the peak of sexual pleasure)  :: [Bokmål] orgasme {m}, utløsning {m}; [Nynorsk] orgasme {m}
orgasmic {adj} (of or relating to orgasms)  :: [Bokmål] orgastisk; [Nynorsk] orgastisk
orgy {n} (sexual group activity)  :: orgie {m}
orienteering {n} (racing across unfamiliar countryside using a map and compass)  :: [Bokmål] orientering
origami {n} (the Japanese art of paper folding)  :: origami {m}
origin {n} (beginning of something)  :: utgangspunkt
origin {n} (point at which the axes of a coordinate system intersect)  :: origo
original {n} (archasm for an excentric) SEE: eccentric  ::
Orinoco {prop} (River)  :: Orinoco
Orissa {prop} (Odisha) SEE: Odisha  ::
Orkney Islands {prop} (group of islands)  :: [Bokmål] Orknøyene; [Nynorsk] Orknøyane, Orknøyene
ornate wolf {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
ornithologist {n} (expert in ornithology)  :: [Bokmål] ornitolog {m}; [Nynorsk] ornitolog {m}
ornithology {n} (scientific study of birds)  :: ornitologi {m}; [Nynorsk] ornitologi {m}
ornithopter {n} (aircraft that flaps its wings)  :: Ornithopter
orphan {n} (person whose (parent or) parents have died)  :: foreldreløst barn {n}
orphanage {n} (a public institution for the care and protection of orphans)  :: [Bokmål] barnehjem {n}
orphanarium {n} (orphanage) SEE: orphanage  ::
or so {phrase} (roughly, appoximately)  :: eller noe
orthodoxy {n} (correctness in doctrine and belief)  :: ortodoksi
orthodoxy {n} (the beliefs and practices of the Eastern Orthodox Church) SEE: Orthodoxy  ::
orthopedia {n} (orthopedics) SEE: orthopedics  ::
Oscar {prop} (male given name)  :: Oskar
Oslo {prop} (the capital and a county municipality of Norway)  :: Oslo
osmium {n} (chemical element)  :: osmium
Osmond {prop} (male given name)  :: Åsmund
Osmussaar {prop} (Island in northwest Estonia)  :: Osmussaar
osprey {n} (bird of prey)  :: fiskeørn {c}
ossify {v} (to calcify) SEE: calcify  ::
ossuary {n} (a place where the dead are buried)  :: ossuarium
ostensible {adj}  :: tilsynelatende
ostensibly {adv} (ostensibly)  :: [Bokmål] tilsynelatende
ostentatious {adj} (intended to attract notice)  :: [Bokmål] prangende
osteoarthritis {n} (form of arthritis caused by chronic degeneration of the cartilage and synovial membrane of the joints)  :: slitasjegikt {m}
ostrich {n} (large flightless bird)  :: [Bokmål] struts {m}; [Nynorsk] struts {m}
other {adj} (not the one)  :: annen, andre {p}
other {n} (an other one)  :: andre
otherwise {adv} (or else) SEE: or else  ::
otolaryngological {adj} (otorhinolaryngological) SEE: otorhinolaryngological  ::
otolaryngologist {n} (otorhinolaryngologist) SEE: otorhinolaryngologist  ::
otolaryngology {n} (otorhinolaryngology) SEE: otorhinolaryngology  ::
otter {n} (mammal)  :: [Bokmål] oter {m}; [Nynorsk] oter {m}
Otto {prop} (male given name)  :: Otto
Ouagadougou {prop} (capital of Burkina Faso)  :: Ouagadougou
ouch {interj} (expression in sympathy at another’s pain)  :: au da, uff da
ouch {interj} (expression of one's own physical pain)  :: au
ouchie {n} (owie) SEE: owie  ::
our {determiner} (belonging to us)  :: vår
-ous {suffix} (suffix to form adjectives)  :: -øs
out {adv} (at a distance)  :: vekk, borte
out {adv} (away from expected or default place)  :: ute, borte
out {adv} (away from the inside or the centre)  :: ut
out {adv} (into a state of non-operation or non-existence)  :: av, ut
out {adv} (of a player, disqualified)  :: ute
out {prep} (away from the inside)  :: ut av
outboard {n}  :: kompressor
outboard {n} (outboard motor) SEE: outboard motor  ::
outboard motor {n} (engine fitted over the transom of a boat)  :: [Bokmål] påhengsmotor {m}, utabordsmotor {m}, utenbordsmotor {m} ; [Nynorsk] påhengsmotor {m}, utanbordsmotor {m}
outdoors {adv} (in the open air)  :: utendørs
outfox {v} (outsmart) SEE: outsmart  ::
outguess {v} (outsmart) SEE: outsmart  ::
outhouse {n} (outbuilding)  :: uthus {n}
outhouse {n} (outdoor toilet)  :: utedo {m}
outing {n} (excursion) SEE: excursion  ::
outlier {n} (value outside pattern in a statistical sample)  :: [Bokmål] uteligger {m}; [Nynorsk] uteliggjar {m}, uteliggar {m}
out of {prep}  :: av
out of {prep} (from the inside to the outside of)  :: ut av
out of breath {adj} (breathing with difficulty)  :: andpusten
out of nowhere {adv} (unexpectedly ot unexplicably)  :: ingensteds fra
out of the blue {adv} (unexpectedly)  :: ut av det blå, som lyn fra klar himmel
out of the frying pan, into the fire {adv} (from an already bad situation to a worse one)  :: [Bokmål] fra asken til ilden (out of the ashes into the fire)
out of work {adj} (unemployed) SEE: unemployed  ::
outrage {n}  :: skjenselsgjerning {c}
outrageous {adj} (shocking)  :: forferdelig
outside {n} (outer surface)  :: ytterside {c}
outside {prep} (on the outside of)  :: utside {c}
outskirt {n} (periphery)  :: utkant {m}
outstanding {adj} (distinguished from others by its superiority)  :: fremragende
outstanding {adj} (not settled or finished)  :: utestående
outstanding {adj} (owed as a debt)  :: utestående
outstanding {adj} (projecting outwards)  :: utstående
outstanding {adj} (standing out from others)  :: fremragende
outwit {v} (outsmart) SEE: outsmart  ::
ovary {n} (female organ)  :: eggstokk
ovate {adj} (egg-shaped) SEE: egg-shaped  ::
oven {n} (chamber used for baking or heating)  :: [Bokmål] ovn {m}; [Nynorsk] omn {m}
oven mitt {n} (oven glove) SEE: oven glove  ::
over {adj} (ended)  :: over, slutt
over {prep} (by comparison: beyond, past, exceeding)  :: over
over {prep} (physical positioning: across or spanning)  :: over
over {prep} (physical positioning: on top of; above)  :: over
overall {n} (protective garment worn over clothing)  :: overall {m}
overblown {adj} (Of exaggerated importance)  :: oppblåst
overcharge {v} (to charge more than correct amount)  :: ta for mye betalt
overdraft {n} (act of overdrawing a bank account)  :: overtrekk {n}
overdraught {n} (overdraft) SEE: overdraft  ::
overdraw {v} (withdraw more money from an account than there is credit)  :: overtrekke
overdue abortion {n} (missed abortion) SEE: missed abortion  ::
overestimate {v} (to judge too highly)  :: [Bokmål] overvurdere; [Nynorsk] overvurdere
overestimated {v} (overrated) SEE: overrated  ::
overflow {v}  :: oversvømme
overflow {v} (to fill beyond the limits of)  :: [Bokmål] renne over; [Nynorsk] renne over
overgraze {v} (to graze land excessively, to the detriment of the land and its vegetation)  :: overbeite
overhaul {n} (a major repair, remake, renovation, or revision)  :: [Bokmål] overhaling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] overhaling {f}
overhaul {v} (to modernize, repair, renovate, or revise completely)  :: overhale
overhead {n} (data or steps of computation that is only used to facilitate the computations in the system and is not directly related to the actual program code or data being processed)  :: overhead
overhead projector {n} (projector that projects an image over the heads of the viewers onto a screen)  :: overheadprosjektør {m}
overhear {v} (To hear something that wasn't meant for one's ears)  :: overhøre
overlay {v} (overwhelm) SEE: overwhelm  ::
overlook {v} (to fail to notice; to look over and beyond (anything) without seeing it)  :: [Bokmål] overse
overlook {v} (to pretend not to have noticed; to pass over without censure or punishment)  :: [Bokmål] overse
overmorrow {adv} (on the day after tomorrow) SEE: day after tomorrow  ::
overmorrow {n} (day after tomorrow) SEE: day after tomorrow  ::
over my dead body {adv} (absolutely not)  :: over mitt lik
overnourished {adj} (overweight) SEE: overweight  ::
overpopulation {n} (when the number of occupants of an area exceeds the ability of that area to provide for the occupants)  :: [Bokmål] overbefolkning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] overbefolkning {f}
overpressure {n} (excess or markedly elevated pressure)  :: overtrykk {n}
overreact {v} (to react too much or too intensely)  :: overreagere
override {v} (to counteract the normal operation of something)  :: motvirke, overstyre
overripe {adj} (excessively ripe; spoiled; gone bad)  :: [Bokmål] overmoden; [Nynorsk] overmoden, overmogen
overshadow {v} (to cast a shadow over something)  :: overskygge
overshadow {v} (to dominate something and make it seem insignificant)  :: overskygge
overshoe {n} (protective shoe)  :: kalosje {m} {f}
oversleep {v} (to sleep for longer than planned)  :: forsove seg
oversteer {n}  :: [Bokmål] overstyring {m} {f}
overtake {v} (To pass a more slowly moving object)  :: [Bokmål] kjøre forbi; [Nynorsk] køyre forbi
over the moon {adj} (delighted, thrilled)  :: overlykkelig
over there {adv} (in that place)  :: [Bokmål] der borte
overtime {n} (pay for overtime work)  :: [Bokmål] overtidsbetaling {m} {f}, overtidstillegg {n}; [Nynorsk] overtidsbetaling {f}, overtidstillegg {n}
overtime {n} (worktime)  :: [Bokmål] overtid {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] overtid {f}
overtrump {v} (To play a higher trump card) SEE: overruff  ::
overweight {adj} (of a person, heavier than is healthy)  :: overvektig
overwhelming {adj} (overpowering)  :: [Bokmål] overveldende
oviduct {n} (duct through which an ovum passes)  :: eggleder
oviform {adj} (egg-shaped) SEE: egg-shaped  ::
ovoid {adj} (egg-shaped) SEE: egg-shaped  ::
ovulate {v} (produce eggs or ova)  :: ha eggløsning
owl {n} (a bird)  :: ugle
own {v} (defeat) SEE: defeat  ::
own {v} (have rightful possession of)  :: eie
owner {n} (one who owns)  :: [Bokmål] eier {m}; [Nynorsk] eigar {m}
oxalic acid {n} (the dicarboxylic acid (ethandioic acid))  :: oksalsyre {f}
oxalis {n} (any of various ornamental flowering plants of the genus Oxalis)  :: [Bokmål] gjøkesyre, kløversyre {f}, siris {m}, skogsyre {f}, syreblad {n}, søtsyre {f}, vaffelhjerte {n} (and more); [Nynorsk] gauksyre {f}, gaukesyre {f}, gaukegras {n}, gaukvaffel {m}, syreblom {m} (and more)
oxeye daisy {n} (flower)  :: prestekrage
oxidanium {n} (hydronium) SEE: hydronium  ::
oxidization {n} (oxidation) SEE: oxidation  ::
oxygen {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] oksygen {n}, surstoff {n}; [Nynorsk] oksygen {n}, surstoff {n}
oxymoron {n} (contradiction in terms) SEE: contradiction in terms  ::
oyster {n} (mollusk, see also: clam, see also: mollusc, see also: mussel)  :: østers {m}
oystercatcher {n} (bird)  :: tjeld {m}