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rabbet joint {n} (rabbet) SEE: rabbet  ::
rabbi {n} (Jewish scholar or teacher)  :: [Bokmål] rabbiner {m}; [Nynorsk] rabbin {m}, rabbinar {m}
rabbit {n} (mammal)  :: kanin {m}
rabies {n} (viral disease)  :: hundegalskap {n}, rabies {m}
raccoon {n} (nocturnal omnivore living in North America, Procyon lotor)  :: vaskebjørn {m}
racecourse {n} ((UK) a racetrack where horse races are run)  :: [Bokmål] galoppbane {m}; [Nynorsk] galoppbane {m} {f}
racer {n} (racehorse) SEE: racehorse  ::
Rachel {prop} (younger daughter of Laban)  :: Rakel
racism {n} (race discrimination or dislike)  :: [Bokmål] rasisme {m}; [Nynorsk] rasisme {m}
racket {n} (implement)  :: [Bokmål] rekkert {m}, racket {m}; [Nynorsk] rekkert {m}, racket {m}
racoon {n} (raccoon) SEE: raccoon  ::
rada {n} (soviet) SEE: soviet  ::
radarmeteorology {n} (radar meteorology) SEE: radar meteorology  ::
radiation {n} (process of radiating waves or particles)  :: stråling {c}
radiation {n} (radioactive energy)  :: stråling {c}
radiation {n} (shooting forth of anything from a point or surface)  :: utstråling {c}
radiation {n} (transfer of energy via radiation)  :: stråling {c}
radical {adj} (favouring fundamental change)  :: [Bokmål] radikal; [Nynorsk] radikal
radio {n} (receiver)  :: [Bokmål] radio {m}; [Nynorsk] radio {m}
radio {n} (technology)  :: [Bokmål] radio {m}; [Nynorsk] radio {m}
radio {n} (transmitter)  :: [Bokmål] radio {m}; [Nynorsk] radio {m}
radioactivity {n} (emission of ionizing radiation)  :: [Bokmål] radioaktivitet {m}; [Nynorsk] radioaktivitet {m}
radioactivity {n} (radiation emitted)  :: [Bokmål] radioaktivitet {m}; [Nynorsk] radioaktivitet {m}
radio cassette {n} (radio cassette player) SEE: radio cassette player  ::
radio-controlled {adj} (controlled remotely using radio signals)  :: [Bokmål] radiostyrt; [Nynorsk] radiostyrt
radio drama {n} (acoustic performance)  :: hørespill
radiogram {n} (radiograph) SEE: radiograph  ::
radio-telephone {n} (radiotelephone) SEE: radiotelephone  ::
radish {n} (plant)  :: reddik
radome {n} (radar dome) SEE: radar dome  ::
radon {n} (chemical element)  :: radon {n}
raft {n} (flat, floating structure)  :: [Bokmål] flåte {m}; [Nynorsk] flote {m}, flåte {m}
ragbag {n} (collection of miscellaneous things) SEE: hodgepodge  ::
Ragnarok {prop} (the final battle in Norse mythology)  :: ragnarok {n}
Ragusa {prop} (Dubrovnik) SEE: Dubrovnik  ::
rail {n} (horizontal bar; railing)  :: rekkverk, gelender, rekkverk, gelender
rail {n} (horizontal piece of wood in a door or window)  :: sprosse (i vindu), slå (for dør)
rail {n} (metal bar that makes the track of a railroad)  :: skinne
rail {n} (railroad; railway)  :: jernbane
railcar {n} (any railway carriage) SEE: railroad car  ::
railgun {n} (railway gun) SEE: railway gun  ::
railing {n} (fence or barrier)  :: [Bokmål] rekkverk {n}, gelender {n}; [Nynorsk] rekkverk {n}, gelender {n}
railman {n} (railwayman) SEE: railwayman  ::
railroad {n} (permanent road consisting of fixed metal rails) SEE: railway  ::
railroad {n} (transportation system) SEE: railway  ::
railroad car {n} (railroad vehicle)  :: [Bokmål] togvogn {m}; [Nynorsk] togvogn {m}
railroad crossing {n} (level crossing) SEE: level crossing  ::
railroad station {n} (place where trains stop for passengers) SEE: railway station  ::
railroad switch {n} (points) SEE: points  ::
railway {n} (track, consisting of parallel rails)  :: [Bokmål] jernbane {m}; [Nynorsk] jernbane {m} {f}, jarnbane {m} {f}
railway {n} (transport system using these rails)  :: [Bokmål] jernbane {m}; [Nynorsk] jarnbane {m} {f}, jernbane {m} {f}
railway station {n} (place where trains stop)  :: [Bokmål] togstasjon {m}, jernbanestasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] jarnbanestasjon {m}, jernbanestasjon {m}
rain {n} (an instance of particles falling)  :: regn {n}
rain {n} (any matter falling)  :: regn {n}
rain {n} (condensed water from a cloud)  :: regn {n}, regnvær {n}
rain {v} (of rain: to fall from the sky)  :: regne
rain {v} (to fall in large quantities)  :: regne
rain {v} (to issue in large quantities)  :: regne
rainbow {n} (baseball: curveball) SEE: curveball  ::
rainbow {n} (multicoloured arch in the sky)  :: [Bokmål] regnbue {m}, regnboge {m}; [Nynorsk] regnboge {m}
rainbow trout {n} (Oncorhynchus mykiss (countable))  :: [Bokmål] regnbueørret {m}; [Nynorsk] regnbogeaure {m}
rainbow trout {n}  :: orret
rain buckets {v} (to rain heavily) SEE: rain cats and dogs  ::
rain cats and dogs {v} (to rain very heavily)  :: høljeregne
raindrop {n} (droplet of rainwater)  :: [Bokmål] regndråpe {m}; [Nynorsk] regndrope {m}
rainfall {n} (amount of rain that falls on a single occasion)  :: nedbør {m}
rainforest {n} (forest in a climate with high annual rainfall and no dry season)  :: [Bokmål] regnskog {m}
rain pitchforks {v} (rain cats and dogs) SEE: rain cats and dogs  ::
rainwater {n} (rainfall) SEE: rainfall  ::
rainwear {n} (clothing worn as a protection from rain)  :: [Bokmål] regntøy {n}; [Nynorsk] regntøy {n}, regnty {n}
rainy season {n} (portion of the year when rainfall amounts are greatest)  :: [Bokmål] regntid
raise the stakes {v} (up the ante) SEE: up the ante  ::
rake {n} (garden tool)  :: rake {m} {f}
rake together {v} (collect small amounts) SEE: scrape together  ::
rally {n} (motor racing: event)  :: rally {c}
rally {n} (tennis: sequence of strokes)  :: ballveksling {m}
rally {v} (To collect, and reduce to order, as troops dispersed or thrown into confusion)  :: [mostly reflexive] regruppere (seg)
rally {v} (To collect one's vital powers or forces)  :: komme seg, [idiomatic] komme til krefter
rally {v} (To come into orderly arrangement)  :: samle seg, fylke seg
ram {n} (battering ram) SEE: battering ram  ::
ram {n} (male sheep)  :: saubukk {m} (both); [Bokmål] vær {m}; [Nynorsk] vêr {m}
ramble {n} (stroll) SEE: stroll  ::
ramble {v} (wander) SEE: wander  ::
rambler {n} (recreational walker) SEE: hiker  ::
ramson {n} (ramsons) SEE: ramsons  ::
rancid {adj} (being rank in taste or smell)  :: harsk
rancid {adj} (rancid) SEE: offensive  ::
rand {n} (currency of South Africa)  :: [Bokmål] rand {m}; [Nynorsk] rand {m}
Randolph {prop} (male given name)  :: Randolf, Randulf
random {adj} (all outcomes being unpredictable)  :: tilfeldig, tilfellelig, tilfelleleg
random {adj}  :: [Bokmål] vilkårlig
random {adj} (computing: pseudorandom)  :: tilfeldig, tilfellelig, tilfelleleg
random {adj} (mathematics: of or relating to probability distribution)  :: tilfeldig, tilfellelig, tilfelleleg
range anxiety {n} (fear that a vehicle has insufficient range to reach its destination)  :: [Bokmål] rekkeviddeangst {m}
range hood {n} (kitchen device) SEE: extractor hood  ::
Rangoon {prop} (Yangon) SEE: Yangon  ::
ranunculus {n} (buttercup) SEE: buttercup  ::
rap {n} (rap music) SEE: rap music  ::
rape {n} (act of forcing sexual activity)  :: [Bokmål] voldtekt; [Nynorsk] valdtekt {f}
rape {n} (rapeseed) SEE: rapeseed  ::
rape {v} (force sexual intercourse)  :: [Bokmål] voldta; [Nynorsk] valdta
rapid {adj} (Very swift or quick)  :: rask, hurtig
rapid {n} (section of river)  :: [Bokmål] stryk {n}; [Nynorsk] stryk {n}
rapist {n} (someone who rapes someone else)  :: voldtektsmann {m}
raptor {n} (bird of prey) SEE: bird of prey  ::
raptor {n} (velociraptor) SEE: velociraptor  ::
rapunzel {n} (corn salad) SEE: corn salad  ::
rapunzel {n} (rampion) SEE: rampion  ::
rare {adj} (very uncommon)  :: skjelden
Rarotongan {prop} (Cook Islands Maori) SEE: Cook Islands Maori  ::
rash {n} (of skin)  :: utslett {n}
raspberry {n} (fruit)  :: [Bokmål] bringebær {n}; [Nynorsk] bringebær {n}, bringbær {n}
raspberry {n} (noise imitative of a fart)  :: prompelyd {m}
raspberry {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] bringebærbusk {m}, bringebær {n}; [Nynorsk] bringebær {n}, bringbær {n}
raspy {adj} (irritable) SEE: irritable  ::
rat {n} (rodent)  :: [Bokmål] rotte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rotte {f}
rat-arsed {adj} (extremely drunk) SEE: shitfaced  ::
ratchet {n}  :: sperrehake {m}, sperrehjul {n}, klinkehake {m}
rate {n} (proportional relationship between amounts)  :: hyppighet, prosent, tall
rate {n} (speed) SEE: speed  ::
ratel {n} (Mellivora capensis) SEE: honey badger  ::
rather {adv} (preferably)  :: heller, fortrinnsvis
rather {adv} (somewhat, fairly)  :: ganske, nokså, temmelig
ratio {n} (number representing comparison)  :: forhold {n}
ratio {n} (ratio decidendi) SEE: ratio decidendi  ::
rational {n} (rational number) SEE: rational number  ::
rationalise {v} (rationalize) SEE: rationalize  ::
rationality {n} (quality or state of being rational)  :: [Bokmål] rasjonalitet {m}; [Nynorsk] rasjonalitet {m}
rational number {n} (quotient of integers)  :: rasjonalt tall {n}
ration card {n} (food stamp) SEE: food stamp  ::
rationing {n} (ration) SEE: ration  ::
ration stamp {n} (food stamp) SEE: food stamp  ::
rat race {n} (activity which is hectic, tedious, and congested with participants)  :: rotterace, rotteres
rattle {n} (baby's toy)  :: skrangle, rasle, rangle
rattler {n} (rattlesnake) SEE: rattlesnake  ::
raven {adj} (of the color of the raven; jet-black)  :: ravnsort, ravnsvart
raven {n} (bird)  :: ravn
ravish {v} (rape) SEE: rape  ::
rawhide {n} (untanned hide)  :: råskinn
ray {n} (beam of light or radiation)  :: [Bokmål] stråle {m}; [Nynorsk] stråle {m}
Raymond {prop} (male given name)  :: Raymond
razor {n} (shaving knife)  :: barberhøvel
razor shell {n} (razor clam) SEE: razor clam  ::
razor strop {n} (birch bracket) SEE: birch bracket  ::
razor wire {n} (a form of security wire)  :: piggtråd {m}
reaction {n} (action in response to an event)  :: [Bokmål] reaksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] reaksjon {m}
reaction {n} (chemical transformation)  :: [Bokmål] reaksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] reaksjon {m}
reactionary {adj} (opposed to change)  :: reaksjonær
reactionary {n} (such a person)  :: reaksjonær {m}
reactor {n} (a device which uses atomic energy to produce heat)  :: reaktor
read {v} (be able to hear (in a radio communication))  :: forstå, høre, oppfatte
read {v} (have the ability to read text or other information)  :: lese
read {v} (look at and interpret letters or other information)  :: lese
read {v} (make a study of)  :: studere
read {v} (speak aloud words or other information that is written)  :: lese
readable {adj} (legible) SEE: legible  ::
readableness {n} (readability) SEE: readability  ::
reading {n} (the process of interpreting written language)  :: lesing
ready {adj} (Inclined, apt to happen)  :: beredt, rede
ready {adj}  :: klar
ready {adj} (Prepared for immediate action or use)  :: klar, parat
ready, aim, fire {interj} (sequence of commands)  :: klar, sikt, fyr
ready, set, go {phrase} (on your mark, get set, go) SEE: on your mark, get set, go  ::
ready, steady, go {phrase} (on your mark, get set, go) SEE: on your mark, get set, go  ::
real {adj}  :: ekte
real {adj} (true, genuine, not merely nominal)  :: virkelig
real {adv} (really) SEE: really  ::
real {n} (mathematics: a real number) SEE: real number  ::
real estate {n} (property that cannot easily be moved)  :: fast eiendom
realia {n} (real objects or facts)  :: realia {m-p}
realism {n} (concern for fact or reality)  :: realisme
reality {n} (entirety of all that is real)  :: [Bokmål] virkelighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] røynd {f}, røyndom {m}, verkelegheit {f}
real number {n} (floating-point number) SEE: floating-point number  ::
real number {n} (limit of a convergent sequence of rational numbers)  :: reelt tall {n}
real number line {n} (geometric representation of the real number system) SEE: real line  ::
realtor {n} (dealer in real estate)  :: eiendomsmegler {m}
reaper {n} (machine used for harvesting) SEE: harvester  ::
reaper {n} (the Grim Reaper) SEE: Grim Reaper  ::
reap hook {n} (sickle) SEE: sickle  ::
reaping hook {n} (sickle) SEE: sickle  ::
rearguard {n} (the rearmost part of a force)  :: baktropp {m}
rearm {v} (to replace or restore the weapons or arms)  :: gjenoppruste
rearmament {n} (the process of rearming)  :: [Bokmål] gjenopprustning {c}, gjenopprusting {c}; [Nynorsk] gjenopprusting {f}
reason {n}  :: grunn
reason {n} (math: ratio, proportion) SEE: ratio  ::
reason {n} ((the capacity of the human mind for) rational thinking)  :: fornuft
reason {v} (to arrange and present the reasons for or against; to examine, debate, discuss) SEE: debate  ::
reason {v} (to converse; to compare opinions)  :: diskutere fornuftig
reason {v} (to exercise the rational faculty)  :: resonnere, overveie
reasonable {adj} (inexpensive)  :: rimelig
reasonable {adj} (just; fair; agreeable to reason)  :: rimelig, fornuftig
reasonable {adj} (satisfactory)  :: fornuftig
reata {n} (lasso) SEE: lasso  ::
rebate {n} (A deduction from an amount to be paid; an abatement)  :: [Bokmål] rabatt
rebate {n} (rabbet) SEE: rabbet  ::
Rebecca {prop} (female given name)  :: Rebekka
Rebekah {prop} (sister of Laban and wife to Isaac)  :: Rebekka
rebel {n} (person who resists an established authority)  :: [Bokmål] opprører {m}; [Nynorsk] opprørar {m}
rebirth {n} (reincarnation)  :: [Bokmål] gjenfødelse {m}, reinkarnasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] gjenføding {f}, reinkarnasjon {m}
reborn {adj}  :: gjenfødt
rebuke {v} (to criticise harshly; to reprove)  :: bestride
recalcitrant {adj} (hard to deal with or operate)  :: gjenstridig
recalcitrant {adj} (marked by a stubborn unwillingness to obey figures of authority)  :: trassig
receipt {n} (recipe)  :: oppskrift
receipt {n} (written acknowledgement)  :: kvittering
receive {v} (get)  ::
receiver {n} (electronic device)  :: mottaker {m}
receiver {n} (person who buys stolen goods)  :: heler {m}
receiver {n} (person who receives)  :: mottaker {m}
recent {adj} (having happened a short while ago)  :: nylig
recently {adv} (in the recent past)  :: [Bokmål] nylig, i det siste; [Nynorsk] nyleg, i det siste
receptacle {n} (botany: part of flower)  :: blomsterbunn {m}
receptacle {n} (container)  :: beholder {m}
receptacle {n} (electrical: contact device)  :: stikkontakt {m}
reception {n} (act of receiving)  :: mottakelse {m}
reception {n} (electronics: act or ability to receive signals)  :: mottak {n}
reception {n} (front desk)  :: [Bokmål] resepsjon {m}; [Nynorsk] resepsjon {m}
reception {n}  :: mottak {n}
reception {n} (social engagement)  :: mottakelse {m}; [Bokmål] resepsjon {m}; [Nynorsk] resepsjon {m}
receptionist {n} (employee who receives visitors and/or calls, typically in an office setting)  :: [Bokmål] resepsjonist {m}; [Nynorsk] resepsjonist {m}
recipe {n} (instructions for making or preparing food dishes)  :: oppskrift {m} {f}
reciprocating engine {n} (piston engine) SEE: piston engine  ::
recite {v} (to deliver a recitation)  :: [Bokmål] resitere; [Nynorsk] resitere, resitera
recite {v} (to repeat aloud some passage, poem or other text previously memorized, often before an audience)  :: [Bokmål] resitere; [Nynorsk] resitere, resitera
reclaim {v} (to recycle) SEE: recycle  ::
reclaim {v} (to tame or domesticate a wild animal) SEE: tame  ::
recoil {n} (pushback from a fired firearm)  :: rekyl {m}, tilbakeslag {n}, tilbakestøt {n}, tilbakevirkning {m}
recoil {v} (to pull back, especially in disgust, horror or astonishment)  :: rekylere, spenne tilbake, sprette tilbake, springe tilbake, trekke seg tilbake, gyse tilbake
recommendation {n}  :: [Bokmål] anbefaling {c}; [Nynorsk] anbefaling {f}
recommendation {n} (commendation) SEE: commendation  ::
recompense {n} (that which compensates for an injury)  :: erstatning, vederlag
recompense {v} (to give compensation)  :: erstatte, gjengjelde
reconciliation {n} (Process of matching and comparing figures from accounting records against those presented on a bank statement)  :: avstemming {m}
reconnoiter {n} (instance of reconnoitering)  :: rekognosere
record {n} (most extreme known value of some achievement)  :: [Bokmål] rekord {m}; [Nynorsk] rekord {m}
record player {n} (analogue electronic device for playing gramophone records)  :: [Bokmål] platespiller {m}, platespeller {m}, grammofon {m}; [Nynorsk] platespelar {m}
recreation {n} (activity that diverts, amuses or stimulates)  :: rekreasjon
recruit {n} (man enlisted for service in the army; a newly enlisted soldier)  :: [Bokmål] rekrutt {m}; [Nynorsk] rekrutt {m}
recruit {v}  :: rekruttere
rectangle {n} (quadrilateral)  :: [Bokmål] rektangel; [Nynorsk] rektangel
rectangular {adj} (having a shape like a rectangle)  :: [Bokmål] rektangulær; [Nynorsk] rektangulær
rectangular coordinates {n} (Cartesian coordinates) SEE: Cartesian coordinates  ::
recuperate {v} (recover, especially from an illness) SEE: recover  ::
recur {v} (to recurse) SEE: recurse  ::
recurrence {n} (recourse) SEE: recourse  ::
recycling {n} (the practice of sorting and collecting waste materials for new use)  :: [Bokmål] gjenbruk {m}, resirkulering {m} {f}
red {adj} (having red as its colour)  :: rød; [Nynorsk] raud
red {adj} (left-wing, socialist or communist)  :: rød
red {adj} (of hair: orange-brown)  :: rødlig
red {n} (colour)  :: rød
red beet {n} (beetroot) SEE: beetroot  ::
redbreast {n} (American robin) SEE: American robin  ::
redbreast {n} (European robin) SEE: European robin  ::
red carpet {n} (a strip of red carpet laid for a VIP)  :: [Bokmål] rød løper (den røde løperen)
Red Cross {prop} (Red Cross)  :: Røde Kors
red cunt hair {n} (small measurement)  :: kusehår {n}
red deer {n} (Cervus elaphus)  :: [Bokmål] hjort {m}; [Nynorsk] hjort {m}
redeem {v} (to reclaim) SEE: reclaim  ::
red-eye {n} (rock bass) SEE: rock bass  ::
red fox {n} (Vulpes vulpes)  :: [Bokmål] rødrev {m}; [Nynorsk] raudrev {m}
redhaired {adj} (having red hair) SEE: redheaded  ::
red herring {n} (misleading clue)  :: blindspor {n}, feilspor {n}
red hot {n} (hot dog) SEE: hot dog  ::
red-hot {adj} (Very fresh, new, recent and up to date.)  :: rødglødende
redirect {n} (redirection) SEE: redirection  ::
redirect {n} (substition of an address for another one)  :: [Bokmål] omadressering {m}
redirect {v} (substitute an address or pointer to a new location)  :: [Bokmål] omadressere
red light {n} (a warning light, especially as a traffic signal)  :: rødt lys {n}
red oak {n} (Agkistrodon contortrix) SEE: copperhead  ::
red onion {n} (a type of onion with reddish purplish skin)  :: rødløk {c}
red panda {n} (Ailurus fulgens)  :: rød panda, kattebjørn
red poppy {n} (Papaver rhoeas) SEE: corn poppy  ::
Red Sea {prop} (sea between Africa and Arabia)  :: [Bokmål] Rødehavet; [Nynorsk] Raudehavet
Red Square {prop} (Moscow square)  :: Den røde plass; [Nynorsk] Den raude plassen
red-throated diver {n} (loon)  :: smålom {c}
redtwig {n} (Cornus sericea) SEE: red osier dogwood  ::
redtwig dogwood {n} (Cornus sericea) SEE: red osier dogwood  ::
reduce {v} (to bring down)  :: redusere
reduce {v} (to decrease the liquid in food)  :: redusere
reduction {n} (amount or rate by which something is reduced)  :: reduksjon {m}
redundancy {n} (state of being redundant)  :: redundans
redundant {adj} (needlessly wordy)  :: redundant, overflødig
redundant {adj} (superfluous)  :: overflødig
red wine {n} (red coloured wine)  :: rødvin {m}
reed {n} (grass-like plant)  :: siv {n}
reed {n} (music: part of mouthpiece)  :: rør {n}
reef {n} (reef knot) SEE: reef knot  ::
reefer {n} (marijuana) SEE: marijuana  ::
reefer {n} (reefer jacket) SEE: reefer jacket  ::
reel {v} (to walk shakily or unsteadily)  :: vakle
reelect {v} (to elect for a subsequent time)  :: gjenvelge
reelection {n} (the act of being elected after already being elected once)  :: [Bokmål] gjenvalg; [Nynorsk] attval {n}
refer {v}  :: henvise
reference {n} (reference work) SEE: reference work  ::
reference work {n} (compendium of information)  :: [Bokmål] oppslagsverk {n}; [Nynorsk] oppslagsverk {n}
refined {adj} (showing good taste)  :: raffinert
refining {n} (process) SEE: refinement  ::
reflect {v} (to bend back from a surface)  :: [Bokmål] reflektere; [Nynorsk] reflektere
reflect {v} (to give evidence of someone's or something's character etc.)  :: [Bokmål] reflektere; [Nynorsk] reflektere
reflect {v} (to mirror, or show the image of something)  :: [Bokmål] reflektere, speile; [Nynorsk] reflektere, spegle
reflect {v} (to think seriously; to ponder or consider)  :: [Bokmål] reflektere, tenke over; [Nynorsk] reflektere, tenkje over
reflector {n} (small reflecting disk on a vehicle)  :: [Bokmål] refleksbrikke {m}
reflexive {adj} (in grammar)  :: refleksiv
reflexive pronoun {n} (a part of speech)  :: refleksiv pronomen
reforest {v} (afforest) SEE: afforest  ::
reformatory {n} (juvenile institution) SEE: reform school  ::
refrain {n} (burden of song)  :: refreng
refrain {v} (to abstain (from))  :: avstå
refrain {v} (to hold back)  :: holde tilbake
refrain {v} (to keep one’s self from action)  :: avholde seg
refrigerate {v} (cool down) SEE: cool down  ::
refrigerate {v} (freeze) SEE: freeze  ::
refrigeration {n} (cooling of the body for therapeutic purposes)  :: nedkjøling {m} {f}
refrigeration {n} (process of preserving something by cooling)  :: kjøling {m} {f}
refrigeration {n} (process of transferring heat from an object in order to cool it)  :: kjøling {m} {f}
refrigerator {n} (appliance that refrigerates food )  :: kjøleskap {n}
refuge {n} (place providing safety, protection or shelter)  :: tilfukt
refurbish {v} (rebuild or replenish)  :: pusse opp
refute {v} (to prove (something) to be false or incorrect)  :: motbevise
regard {n} (aspect; detail)  :: betraktning {c}
regard {n} (concern for another)  :: respekt {m}, aktelse {m}
regards {n} (greeting at the end of a letter)  :: hilsen
regidor {n} (alderman) SEE: alderman  ::
regime {n} (form of government)  :: [Bokmål] regime {n}; [Nynorsk] regime {n}
region {n} (an administrative subdivision)  :: region
region {n} (any considerable and connected part of a space or surface)  :: region
register {n} (cash register) SEE: cash register  ::
regression {n} (an action of regressing, a return to a previous state)  :: regresjon {m}
regression {n} (an analytic method to measure the relationship between two variables)  :: regresjon {m}
regret {n} (instance of such an emotion)  :: beklagelse {m}, anger {m}
regret {v} (feel sorry about some past thing)  :: [Bokmål] beklage, angre; [Nynorsk] beklaga, beklage, angre
regret {v} (to feel sorry about anything)  :: [Bokmål] beklage; [Nynorsk] beklaga, beklage
regulate {v} (control) SEE: control  ::
regulation {n} (law or administrative rule)  :: regulering {c}
rehearsal {n} (practicing of performance to test or improve it)  :: øvelse {m} {f}, øving {m} {f}
Reichian {adj} (relating to or influenced by the Austrian psychiatrist Wilhelm Reich)  :: reichiansk
Reichian {n} (follower of Reich or his methods)  :: reichianer
reification {n} (Consideration of an abstract thing as if it were concrete, or of an inanimate object as if it were living)  :: tingliggjøring
reign {n} (The exercise of sovereign power)  :: maktutøvelse {m}
reign {n} (The period during which a monarch rules)  :: regjeringstid {m} {f}
reign {v} (exercise sovereign power)  :: regjere
rein {v} (to restrain, control, check) SEE: to restrain, control, check  ::
reindeer {n} (Rangifer tarandus)  :: [Bokmål] reinsdyr {n}, rein {m}; [Nynorsk] reinsdyr {n}, rein {m}
reinforced concrete {n} (building material)  :: [Bokmål] armert betong; [Nynorsk] armert betong
reiterate {v} (to say or do for a second time)  :: [Bokmål] gjenta; [Nynorsk] gjenta, gjentake
reiterate {v} (to say or do repeatedly)  :: [Bokmål] gjenta; [Nynorsk] gjenta, gjentake
reject {v} (refuse to accept)  :: avslå, avvise
rejuvenation {n} (the process of rendering young again)  :: rejuvenering {f}
relate {v} (to interact) SEE: interact  ::
relate {v} (to narrate) SEE: narrate  ::
relation {n} (member of one's family)  :: [Bokmål] slektning {m}, familiemedlem {m}; [Nynorsk] slektning {m}, familiemedlem {m}
relation {n} (way in which two things may be associated)  :: [Bokmål] relasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] relasjon {m}
relational {adj} (relative) SEE: relative  ::
relationship {n} (connection or association)  :: [Bokmål] forhold {n}; [Nynorsk] tilhøve {n}, samband {n}
relative {adj} (conditional; depending on something else)  :: relativ
relative {n} (someone in the same family; someone connected by blood, marriage, or adoption)  :: [Bokmål] slektning {m}; [Nynorsk] slektning {m}
relatively {adv} (somewhat) SEE: somewhat  ::
relative pronoun {n} (pronoun that introduces a relative clause)  :: relativt pronomen
relativistic {adj} (at, or near the speed of light)  :: relativistisk
relativistic {adj} (of, or relating to relativism)  :: relativistisk
relativistic {adj} (of, or relating to relativity)  :: relativistisk
relativity {n} (the state of being relative)  :: relativitet
relax {v} (to make something loose)  :: slappe av
relay {n} (athletics discipline)  :: stafett {m}
relevancy {n} (relevance) SEE: relevance  ::
relevant {adj} (directly related, connected, or pertinent to a topic)  :: relevant
reliable {adj} (fit to be relied on)  :: [Bokmål] pålitelig; [Nynorsk] påliteleg
reliance {n} (The act of relying on someone or something; trust)  :: [Bokmål] avhengighet {m} {f}
reliance {n} (The condition of being reliant or dependent)  :: [Bokmål] avhengighet {m} {f}
relief {n} (type of artwork)  :: relieff {m}
relief teacher {n} (supply teacher) SEE: supply teacher  ::
relieve {v} (military: to free someone from their post)  :: [Bokmål] avløse, avløyse; [Nynorsk] avløyse
religion {n} (system of beliefs dealing with soul, deity and/or life after death)  :: [Bokmål] religion {m}, trosretning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] religion {m}
relinquish {v} (to surrender, yield control or possession)  :: å gi opp
reluctant {adj} (not wanting to take some action)  :: [Bokmål] motvillig; [Nynorsk] motvillig, motviljug
remain {n} (That which is left of a being after its life is gone) SEE: remains  ::
remaining {adj} (which remains)  :: [Bokmål] gjenstående
remedial {adj} (curative; providing a remedy)  :: bøtende, helbredende, legende
remedial {adj} (intended to correct or improve deficient skills)  :: hjelpe-
remember {v} (to recall from one's memory)  :: [Bokmål] huske
reminder {n} (something that reminds)  :: påminnelse {m}
remit {v} (to postpone) SEE: postpone  ::
remorse {n} (feeling of regret or sadness for doing wrong or sinning)  :: anger {m}
remote {adj} (at a distance)  :: fjern
remote {n} (remote control)  :: fjernkontroll {m}
remote control {n} (device used to operate an appliance or mechanical toy from a short distance away)  :: [Bokmål] fjernkontroll {m}; [Nynorsk] fjernkontroll {m}
remuneration {n} (a payment for work done; wages, salary, emolument)  :: godtgjøring
remuneration {n} (something given in exchange for goods or services rendered)  :: godtgjøring
ren {n} (a kidney) SEE: kidney  ::
renaissance {n} (rebirth or revival)  :: [Bokmål] renessanse {m}; [Nynorsk] renessanse {m}
renaissance {n} (Renaissance) SEE: Renaissance  ::
Renaissance {prop} (14th century revival)  :: [Bokmål] renessansen {m}; [Nynorsk] renessansen {m}
Renaissance {prop} (the period)  :: [Bokmål] renessansen {m}; [Nynorsk] renessansen {m}
rename {v} (to give a new name to)  :: omnavne, gi nytt navn
Renata {prop} (female given name)  :: Renate
Renée {prop} (female given name) SEE: Renata  ::
renewal {n} (act of renewing)  :: [Bokmål] fornyelse {m}
rennet stomach {n} (abomasum) SEE: abomasum  ::
renounce {v} (abandon, forsake an action)  :: gi avkall, renonsere
renounce {v} (decline association with)  :: avsverge, fornekte
renounce {v} (give up)  :: forsake, oppgi
renounce {v} (surrender a right or trust)  :: frasi, gi avkall, renonsere
renowned {adj} (famous)  :: berømt, vidgjeten
rental car {n} (rented car)  :: [Bokmål] leiebil {m}
renunciation {n} (the act of rejecting or renouncing something as invalid)  :: avvisning {m}
reoffender {n} (repeat offender) SEE: repeat offender  ::
repair {n} (act of repairing something)  :: reparasjon {m}, reparering {f}
reparability {n} (repairability) SEE: repairability  ::
repechage {n} (heat for competitors who have lost in a previous round)  :: oppsamlingsheat
repent {v} (to feel sorrow or regret for what one has done or omitted to do)  :: [Bokmål] angre; [Nynorsk] angre
repertoire {n} (list of dramas, operas, pieces, parts, etc., which a company or a person has rehearsed)  :: [Bokmål] repertoar {n}; [Nynorsk] repertoar {n}
repertoire {n} (set of skills possessed by a person; collection of items)  :: [Bokmål] repertoar {n}; [Nynorsk] repertoar {n}
replace {v} (to substitute)  :: [Bokmål] erstatte, avløse, avløyse; [Nynorsk] erstatte, erstatta, avløyse
replevin {v} (replevy) SEE: replevy  ::
replicator {n} (technical device)  :: replikator {m}
reply {n} (written or spoken response)  :: svar {n}
reply {v} (to give a written or spoken response)  :: svare
repot {v} (change a plant's pot)  :: prikle, ompotte
reprehensible {adj} (blameworthy)  :: klanderverdig
reprimand {n} (a severe, formal or official reproof)  :: refs {m}, reprimande {m}
reprimand {v} (to reprove in a formal or official way)  :: refse
reprise {n} (repetition) SEE: repetition  ::
reproach {n} (mild rebuke, or an implied criticism)  :: [Bokmål] bebreidelse {m}
reproach {v} (to criticize or rebuke someone)  :: [Bokmål] bebreide; [Nynorsk] bebreide
reproduce {v} (to generate offspring)  :: [Bokmål] reprodusere; [Nynorsk] reprodusere, reprodusera
reptile {n} (a cold-blooded vertebrate)  :: [Bokmål] krypdyr {n}, reptil {n} ; [Nynorsk] krypdyr {n}, reptil {n}
republic {n} (a type of state)  :: republikk {m}
republic {n} (one of the kinds of parts constituting Russia)  :: republikk {m}
republican {n} (someone who favors a republic)  :: [Bokmål] republikaner {m}; [Nynorsk] republikanar {m}
Republican {adj} (republican) SEE: republican  ::
Republic of Albania {prop} (Official name of Albania)  :: Republikken Albania
Republic of China {prop} (state in East Asia)  :: Republikken Kina, Taiwan
Republic of Finland {prop} (official full name of Finland)  :: Republikken Finland
Republic of Latvia {prop} (Official name of Latvia)  :: [Bokmål] Republikken Latvia; [Nynorsk] Republikken Latvia
Republic of Lithuania {prop} (Official name of Lithuania)  :: [Bokmål] Republikken Litauen; [Nynorsk] Republikken Litauen
Republic of the Congo {prop} (country)  :: Republikken Kongo
Republic of Turkey {prop} (official name of the country of Turkey)  :: Republikken Tyrkia
request {v} (to express the need or desire for)  :: [Bokmål] anmode
require {v} (ask) SEE: ask  ::
requirement {n} (necessity)  :: krav
rescue {n} (liberation) SEE: liberation  ::
rescue {n} (rescuee) SEE: rescuee  ::
researcher {n} (one who researches)  :: [Bokmål] forsker {m}
resemblance {n} (state of resembling)  :: [Bokmål] likhet {m} {f}
resemblance {n} (that which resembles)  :: [Bokmål] likhet {m} {f}
resemble {v} (compare) SEE: compare  ::
resemble {v} (to be like or similar to something else)  :: likne, minne om
resentment {n} (anger or displeasure felt out of belief that others have engaged in wrongdoing or mistreatment; indignation.)  :: [Bokmål] misnøye
reserve {n} (finance: funds kept on hand)  :: forråd {n}, reserve {m}, reservefond {n}
reserve {n} (military: body of troops in the rear of an army)  :: reserve {m}, reservetropp {m}
reserve {n}  :: reservasjon {m}
reserve {n} (restraint of freedom in words or actions)  :: reserverthet {m}, tilbakeholdenhet {m}
reserve {n} (sports: reserve player)  :: reserve {m}, reservespiller {m}
reserve {n} (that which is reserved, or kept back, as for future use)  :: reservasjon {m}
reserve {n} (the act of reserving, or keeping back; reservation)  :: bestilling {c}, reservering {c}, reservasjon {m}
reserve {n} (tract of land reserved, or set apart, for a particular purpose)  :: reservat {n}
reserve {v} (to book in advance)  :: bestille, reservere
reserve {v} (to keep back; to retain)  :: holde av, reservere, sette av
reserve {v} (to keep in store for future or special use)  :: forbeholde, legge til side
reserve bank {n} (reserve bank as a central bank) SEE: central bank  ::
reserved {adj} (set aside for the use of a particular person or party)  :: reservert
reserved {adj} (slow to reveal emotion or opinions)  :: reservert
residence {n} (building used as a home)  :: bolig {m}
residence {n} (place where one lives)  :: bosted {n}
resign {v} (quit a job or position)  :: gå av, si opp
resign {v} (to give up)  :: gi opp, resignere
resilience {n} (the mental ability to recover quickly from depression, illness or misfortune)  :: motstandsdyktighet {f}
resin {n} (secretion of plants)  :: [Bokmål] kvae {m}, harpiks {m}; [Nynorsk] kvae {f}, kvåe {f}, harpiks {m}
resin {n} (viscous liquid of plant origin)  :: [Bokmål] kvae {m}; [Nynorsk] kvae {f}, kvåe {f}
resinaceous {adj} (resinous) SEE: resinous  ::
resist {v} (to withstand effects of something)  :: motstå
resistance {n} (act of resisting)  :: motstand {m}
resistance {n} (force that tends to oppose motion)  :: motkraft {m} {f}
resistance {n} (shortened form of electrical resistance)  :: motstand {m}, resistans {m}
resistance {n} (underground organization struggling for liberation)  :: motstandsbevegelse {m}
resolution {n} (formal statement adopted by an assembly)  :: vedtak {n}; [Bokmål] beslutning {m} {f}
resonance {n} (resonant sound)  :: [Bokmål] resonans {m}; [Nynorsk] resonans {m}
resort {v} (to have recourse out of necessity or frustration)  :: ty til
resource {n} (something that one uses to achieve an objective)  :: [Bokmål] ressurs {m}, resurs {m}; [Nynorsk] ressurs {m}, resurs {m}
respect {n} (admiration for a person or entity because of perceived merit)  :: respekt
respectively {adv} (in a relative manner)  :: henholdsvis
respiration {n} (breathing)  :: åndedrett {n}
respond {v} (to act in return)  :: [Bokmål] reagere, svare
responsibility {n} (a duty, obligation or liability for which someone is responsible)  :: ansvar {n}
responsibility {n} (the state of being responsible)  :: ansvar {n}
responsible {adj} (answerable for an act performed or for its consequences)  :: ansvarlig
ressentiment {n} (obsolete: resentment) SEE: resentment  ::
rest {n} (relief afforded by sleeping; sleep)  :: [Bokmål] hvile {m} {f}
rest {v} (to remain) SEE: remain  ::
restart {n} (act of restarting)  :: omstart
restart {v} (In computing, to reboot)  :: start PC'en på nytt, starte PC'en på nytt
restate {v} (rephrase) SEE: rephrase  ::
restaurant {n} (an eating establishment in which diners are served food at their tables)  :: restaurant {m}
restless {adj} (unable to be still or quiet)  :: rastløs
restlessness {n} (state or condition of being restless)  :: uro {m} {f}
rest on one's laurels {v} (to rely on a past success instead of trying to improve oneself further)  :: hvile på sine laurbær
restricted {adj} (limited within bounds)  :: avgrenset, avgrensa, begrenset
restrictive {adj} (confining; limiting)  :: [Bokmål] restriktiv
restructuration {n} (restructuring) SEE: restructuring  ::
restructuring {n} (alteration of structure)  :: restrukturering
result {n} (fruit, beneficial or tangible effect)  :: resultat {n}, utfall {n}
result {n} (that which results)  :: resultat {n}, utfall {n}
retail {n} (sale of goods directly to the consumer)  :: detaljhandel
retailer {n} (retail sales company or salesman)  :: [Bokmål] detaljist {m}; [Nynorsk] detaljist {m}
retain {v} (to keep in possession or use)  :: , motta
retarded {adj} (having mental retardation)  :: tilbakestående
retardment {n} (retardation) SEE: retardation  ::
retiree {n} (someone who has retired from active working)  :: pensjonist {m}
retrieve {n} (retrieval) SEE: retrieval  ::
return {n} (answer) SEE: answer  ::
Reuben {prop} (first son of Jacob)  :: Ruben
Reuben {prop} (male given name)  :: Ruben
reunification {n} (the unification of something that was previously divided; used especially of a country)  :: gjenforeningsdag
reunion {n} (reunification) SEE: reunification  ::
reuse {n} (code re-use in computing)  :: [Bokmål] gjenbruk {m}
Reuven {prop} (given name) SEE: Reuben  ::
rev {v} (to increase the speed of a motor)  :: [Bokmål] ruse
revanchist {n} (avenger) SEE: avenger  ::
reveal {v} (to uncover)  :: avsløre
reveille {n} (the sounding of a bugle or drum early in the morning to awaken soldiers)  :: revelje {m}
revelation {n} (the act of revealing or disclosing)  :: Åpenbaring
Revelation {prop} (book of Bible)  :: [Bokmål] Johannes' åpenbaring; [Nynorsk] Johannes' openberring
revenant {n} (supernatural being)  :: gjenganger
revenge {n} (retaliatory action)  :: hevn
revenue {n}  :: inntekt
revenue {n} (net revenue) SEE: net revenue  ::
reverse dowry {n} (bride price) SEE: bride price  ::
review {n} (second or subsequent reading of a text or artifact)  :: anmeldelse {m}
Revised Romanization of Korean {prop} (Romanization standard for Korean)  :: Revidert romanisering av koreansk
revoke {v} (to cancel or invalidate by withdrawing or reversing)  :: oppheve, tilbakekalle, annullere
revolution {n} (political upheaval)  :: [Bokmål] revolusjon {m}
revolution {n} (removal and replacement of a government)  :: [Bokmål] revolusjon {m}
revolution {n} (turning of an object around an axis)  :: [Bokmål] rotasjon {m}
revolutionary {adj} (of or pertaining to a revolution in government)  :: [Bokmål] revolusjonær; [Nynorsk] revolusjonær
revolutionary {adj} (something that signifies great change)  :: [Bokmål] revolusjonær; [Nynorsk] revolusjonær
revolutionary {n} (A revolutionist; a person who revolts)  :: [Bokmål] revolusjonær {m}; [Nynorsk] revolusjonær {m}
reward {v} (recompense) SEE: recompense  ::
rewind {v} (wind back) SEE: wind back  ::
reword {v} (rephrase) SEE: rephrase  ::
rewrite {n} (something that has been written again)  :: omskrivning {m} {f}
rewrite {v} (to write again, differently)  :: omskrive
rewrite {v} (to write again, without changing)  :: rekonstruere
Reykjavik {prop} (Capital of Iceland)  :: Reykjavík, Reykjavik
Reykjavík {prop} (Capital of Iceland) SEE: Reykjavik  ::
rhenium {n} (chemical element)  :: rhenium
rhesus {n} (Macaca mulatta) SEE: rhesus macaque  ::
rheumatics {n} (rheumatism) SEE: rheumatism  ::
rhinoceros {n} (herbivorous pachyderm with horn(s))  :: [Bokmål] nesehorn {n}; [Nynorsk] nashorn {n}, nashyrning {m}
rhizome {n} (a horizontal underground stem of some plants)  :: jordstengel {m}, rhizom {n}, rotstokk {m}
Rhône {prop} (Rhone) SEE: Rhone  ::
rhodium {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] rhodium {n}; [Nynorsk] rhodium {n}
Rhodope {prop} (Rhodopes) SEE: Rhodopes  ::
rhombencephalon {n} (hindbrain) SEE: hindbrain  ::
rhombus {n} (A parallelogram having all sides of equal length)  :: rombe {m}
rhubarb {n} (any plant of the genus Rheum)  :: [Bokmål] rabarbra {m}; [Nynorsk] rabarbra {m}
rhumb {n} (A line which crosses successive meridians at a constant angle) SEE: rhumb line  ::
rhyme {n} (rime) SEE: rime  ::
rhyme {v} (transitive, to rhyme with)  :: rime
rhythm {n} (rhythm section) SEE: rhythm section  ::
rhythm {n}  :: rytme {m}
rhythm {n} (variation of strong and weak elements of sounds over time)  :: rytme
rhythm section {n} (section of a band maintaining the rhythm)  :: rytmeseksjonen {f}
ribbon {n} (long, narrow strip of material)  :: båndet {n}
rice {n} (plants)  :: [Bokmål] ris {m}; [Nynorsk] ris {m}
rice {n} (seeds used as food)  :: [Bokmål] ris {m}; [Nynorsk] ris {m}
rich {adj} (having wealth)  :: [Bokmål] rik; [Nynorsk] rik
Richard {prop} (male given name)  :: Rikard {m}, Richard {m}
rickets {n} (disorder of infancy)  :: [Bokmål] rakitis {m}, rakitt {m}, engelsk syke {m}, engelsk sjuke {m}; [Nynorsk] rakitt {m}, engelsk sjuke {f} {m}, engelsk sykje {f}
ricksha {n} (rickshaw) SEE: rickshaw  ::
riddle {n} (puzzle)  :: gåte
ride {v} (to be transported in a vehicle as a passenger)  :: ri; [Bokmål] kjøre; [Nynorsk] kjøyre
ride {v} (to transport oneself by sitting on and directing a horse, bicycle etc.)  :: [Bokmål] ri, ride; [Nynorsk] ri
ride height {n} (ground clearance) SEE: ground clearance  ::
rider {n} (cyclist) SEE: cyclist  ::
rider {n} (driver) SEE: driver  ::
rider {n} (one who rides)  :: [Bokmål] rytter {m}; [Nynorsk] ryttar {m}
ridge {n} (chain of hills)  :: rygg {m}, åsrygg {m}
ridge {n} (chain of mountains)  :: rygg {m}, åsrygg {m}
ridge {n} (elevation on ocean bottom)  :: rygg {m}
ridge {n} (highest point on a roof)  :: møne {n}
ridiculous {adj} (foolish)  :: latterlig
rifle {n} (firearm with a rifled barrel)  :: [Bokmål] rifle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rifle {f}
rift {n} (shallow place in a stream) SEE: ford  ::
right {adj} (all right, not requiring assistance) SEE: all right  ::
right {adj} ( complying with justice, correct)  :: riktig, rett
right {adj} (of direction)  :: høyre
right {adj} (straight, not bent)  :: rett
right {n} (legal or moral entitlement)  :: rett, rettighet
right {n} (right, not left, side)  :: høyre siden
right angle {n} (angle of 90 degrees)  :: rett vinkel {m}
right-angled triangle {n} (right-angled triangle) SEE: right triangle  ::
right now {adv} (at this precise moment)  :: akkurat nå; [Nynorsk] akkurat no
right now {adv} (immediately) SEE: immediately  ::
right of way {n} (right to proceed first in traffic)  :: forkjørsrett {m} {c}
rigid {adj} (fixed)  :: rigid
rigid {adj} (rigorous, unbending)  :: stiv
rigid {adj} (stiff)  :: rigid, stiv
rigid {adj} (uncompromising)  :: rigid
rigidness {n} (rigidity) SEE: rigidity  ::
Riksmål {n} (a variety of Norwegian)  :: [Bokmål] riksmål {n}; [Nynorsk] riksmål {n}
rim {n} (edge around something)  :: [Bokmål] kant {m}, rand {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rand {f}, kant {m}
rim {n} (wheel rim)  :: [Bokmål] felg {m}; [Nynorsk] felg {m}
rind {n} (hard outer layer of fruit, cheese)  :: bark {m}, skorpe {c}, svor {m}
ring {n} (burner) SEE: burner  ::
ring {n}  :: klang {m}
ring {n} (place where some sports take place)  :: ring {m}
ring {n} (round piece of (precious) metal worn around the finger)  :: ring {m}
ring {n} (typography: diacritical mark in the shape of a hollow circle) SEE: kroužek  ::
ring {v} (to make, produce sound)  :: ringe
ring {v} (to produce the sound of a bell or a similar sound)  :: ringe
ring {v} (to telephone someone)  :: ringe, telefonere
ring finger {n} (finger between the middle finger and little finger)  :: ringfinger {m}
ringmaster {n} (the person who manages the performers in a circus ring)  :: [Bokmål] sirkusdirektør {m}
ringneck dove {n} (Streptopelia risoria)  :: latterdue {f} {m}
ring spanner {n} (spanner with ring-shaped jaw)  :: [Bokmål] ringnøkkel {m}
ringtone {n} (sound made by a telephone when ringing)  :: ringetone
rinse {n} (hair dye)  :: toning {m} {f}
rinse {n} (the action of rinsing)  :: rens {m}
rinse {v} (to remove soap from something using water)  :: skylle
rinse {v} (to wash something quickly using water and no soap)  :: rense
rip {v} (to fart) SEE: fart  ::
rip {v} (to mock) SEE: mock  ::
riparian {adj} (of or pertaining to a riverbank)  :: elverelatert
ripe {adj} (intoxicated) SEE: intoxicated  ::
rip off {v} ((idiom) to charge an exorbitant or unfair rate)  :: flå
riptide {n} (rip current) SEE: rip current  ::
rise {n} (action of moving upwards)  :: risa
rise {n} (pay rise) SEE: pay rise  ::
rising star {n} (emerging talent)  :: [Bokmål] stjerneskudd {n}
risk {n} (likelihood of a negative outcome)  :: [Bokmål] risiko {m}, risk {m}; [Nynorsk] risiko {m}, risk {m}
risk {n} (possible, usually negative, outcome)  :: [Bokmål] risiko {m}, risk {m}; [Nynorsk] risiko {m}, risk {m}
risk {n} (potential (conventionally negative) impact of an event)  :: [Bokmål] risiko {m}, risk {m}; [Nynorsk] risiko {m}, risk {m}
risqué {adj} (bordering on the indelicate)  :: [Bokmål] vovet, ekvivokk, dristig
rite of passage {n} (ceremony to celebrate a transition)  :: overgangsrite {m}
river {n}  :: elv, flod
river {n} (large stream which drains a landmass)  :: flod {m}, elv {m} {f}, å {m}
river horse {n} (hippopotamus) SEE: hippopotamus  ::
Rōmaji {prop} (romaji) SEE: romaji  ::
roach {n} (Rutilus rutilus)  :: [Bokmål] mort {m}
roach {n} (US: cockroach) SEE: cockroach  ::
road {n} (a way for travel)  :: vei {m}, veg {m}
road game {n} (athletic contest played in the opposing team's turf) SEE: away game  ::
roadside thistle {n} (spear thistle) SEE: spear thistle  ::
roadside thistle {n} (tall thistle) SEE: tall thistle  ::
roadstead {n} (partly-sheltered anchorage outside a harbour)  :: [Bokmål] red {m}; [Nynorsk] red {m}, rei {f}
road train {n} (transport concept)  :: [Bokmål] vogntog {n}; [Nynorsk] vogntog {n}
roam {v} (wander freely)  :: [Bokmål] virre rundt
roar {n} (cry of the lion)  :: brøl {n}
roar {n} (long, loud, deep shout)  :: brøl {n}
roar {n} (sound of a motorbike or a similar engine)  :: brøl {n}
roar {v} (of animals)  :: brøle
roastbeef {n} (roast beef) SEE: roast beef  ::
robber {n} (one who robs)  :: [Bokmål] raner {m}; [Nynorsk] ranar {m}
robbery {n}  :: ran {n}
Robert {prop} (given name)  :: Robert
robin {n} (Erithacus rubecula)  :: [Bokmål] rødstrupe; [Nynorsk] raudstrupe
robin redbreast {n} (redbreast) SEE: redbreast  ::
robot {n} (intelligent mechanical being)  :: robot
robot {n} (machine to perform complex tasks)  :: [Bokmål] robot {m}; [Nynorsk] robot {m}
rock {n} (confectionary made from sugar)  :: kandissukker {m}
rock {n} (crystallized lump of crack cocaine)  :: crack
rock {n} (distaff) SEE: distaff  ::
rock {n} (distinctive composition of minerals)  :: bergart {m}
rock {n} (hill or island without vegetation)  :: klippe {m}
rock {n} (large stone or boulder)  :: kampestein {m}
rock {n} (lump of ice)  :: isbit {m}
rock {n} (mass of projecting rock)  :: klippe {m}
rock {n} (natural mineral aggregate)  :: [Bokmål] stein {m}, berg {n}; [Nynorsk] stein {m}. berg {n}
rock {n} (precious stone or gem)  :: edelstein {m}
rock {n} (something strong, stable, and dependable)  :: klippe {m}
rock {v} (cause to shake or sway violently)  :: riste
rock {v} (disturb the mental or emotional equilibrium)  :: ryste, sjokkere
rock {v} (move gently back and forth)  :: gynge
rock {v} (sway or tilt violently back and forth)  :: gynge
rock band {n} (rock group) SEE: rock group  ::
rock dove {n} (Columba livia)  :: klippedue
rocket {n} (a projectile firework)  :: rakett {m}
rocket {n} (a rocket engine)  :: rakett {m}
rocket {n} (a vehicle)  :: rakett {m}
rocket {n} (non-guided missile)  :: rakett {m}
Rockies {prop} (Rocky Mountains) SEE: Rocky Mountains  ::
rocking chair {n} (chair with a curved base which can be gently rocked)  :: [Bokmål] gyngestol {m}; [Nynorsk] gyngestol {m}
rocking horse {n} (a child’s toy consisting of a (usually wooden) horse mounted on a rocker or swing)  :: [Bokmål] gyngehest {m}; [Nynorsk] gyngehest {m}
rock maple {n} (sugar maple) SEE: sugar maple  ::
rock paper scissors {n} (popular child's game)  :: stein saks papir
Rocky Mountains {prop} (mountain range)  :: Rocky Mountains
rococo {adj} (in the rococo style)  :: [Bokmål] rokokko-; [Nynorsk] rokokko-
rococo {n} (style of baroque architecture etc.)  :: [Bokmål] rokokko {m}; [Nynorsk] rokokko {m}
rod {n} (hot rod) SEE: hot rod  ::
rod {n} (slang: pistol) SEE: pistol  ::
rode {n} (The line from the vessel to its anchor)  :: red
rodent {n} (mammal of the order Rodentia)  :: [Bokmål] gnager {m}; [Nynorsk] gnagar {m}
roe {n} (eggs of fish)  :: [Bokmål] rogn {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rogn {f}
roe {n} (roe deer) SEE: roe deer  ::
roe deer {n} (small deer species, Capreolus capreolus)  :: rådyr {n}
roentgenium {n} (chemical element)  :: roentgenium
Roger {prop} (male given name)  :: Roar, Roger
role {n} (character or part)  :: rolle {m}
role {n} (the expected behavior of an individual in a society)  :: rolle {m}
role {n} (the function or position of something)  :: rolle {m}
roleplay {n} (roleplaying game) SEE: roleplaying game  ::
roleplaying game {n} (type of game in which the players assume the role of a character)  :: rollespill {n}; [Nynorsk] rollespel {n}
roll {v} (to be under the influence of MDMA (ecstasy).)  :: knipse
roller {n} (hair roller) SEE: hair roller  ::
roller {n} (slang: police) SEE: cop  ::
rollercoaster {n} (amusement ride)  :: [Bokmål] berg-og-dal-bane {m}; [Nynorsk] berg-og-dal-bane {m} {f}
roller skate {n} (a boot having small wheels)  :: [Bokmål] rulleskøyte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rulleskøyte {f}, rulleskeise {f}
rolling pin {n} (food preparation utensil)  :: [Bokmål] kjevle {n}; [Nynorsk] kjevle {n}
Rom {adj} (Romani) SEE: Romani  ::
Rom {n} (a member of the Romani people)  :: [Bokmål] sigøyner {m}, sigøynerske {f}; [Nynorsk] sigøynar {m}, sigøynerske {f}
Rom {prop} (language) SEE: Romani  ::
Roma {adj} (Romani) SEE: Romani  ::
Roma {n} (member of the Roma/Romani people) SEE: Romani  ::
Roma {prop} (the Romani macrolanguage) SEE: Romani  ::
Roma {prop} (the Romani people)  :: Romafolket, Romanifolk
Romaji {prop} (romaji) SEE: romaji  ::
Roman {adj} (of or from Rome)  :: [Bokmål] romersk; [Nynorsk] romersk
Roman {adj} (of or from the Roman Empire)  :: [Bokmål] romersk; [Nynorsk] romersk
Roman {n} (a native or inhabitant of the Roman Empire)  :: [Bokmål] romer {m}; [Nynorsk] romar {m}
Roman {n} (a native or resident of Rome)  :: [Bokmål] romer {m}; [Nynorsk] romar {m}
Roman alphabet {n} (Latin alphabet) SEE: Latin alphabet  ::
Romance language {n} (language descended from Latin)  :: romanske språk {n}
Roman Empire {prop} (empire)  :: Romerriket
Romani {n} (member of the Roma people) SEE: Rom  ::
Romani {prop} (nomadic people) SEE: Roma  ::
Romania {prop} (South-Eastern European country)  :: Romania
Romanian {adj} (of or relating to Romania, its people, or language)  :: [Bokmål] rumensk; [Nynorsk] rumensk
Romanian {n} (native of Romania)  :: [Bokmål] rumener {m}; [Nynorsk] rumen {m}, rumenar {m}
Romanian {prop} (official language of Romania)  :: [Bokmål] rumensk {m}; [Nynorsk] rumensk {m}
romanise {v} (romanize) SEE: romanize  ::
Roman numeral {n} (numeral represented by letters)  :: [Bokmål] romertall {n}; [Nynorsk] romartal {n}
Roman numerals {n} (plural of "Roman numeral") SEE: Roman numeral  ::
Romans {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Paulus' brev til romarane, Romarbrevet
Romansch {prop} (the Romance language)  :: retoromansk
romantic {n} (person who is behaving romantically)  :: [Bokmål] romantiker {m}; [Nynorsk] romantikar {m}
romantic {n} (person with romantic character)  :: [Bokmål] romantiker {m}; [Nynorsk] romantikar {m}
romanticist {n} (advocate or follower of romanticism)  :: [Bokmål] romantiker {m}; [Nynorsk] romantikar {m}
Rome {prop} (city)  :: Roma
Romeo {n} (boyfriend) SEE: boyfriend  ::
Romeo {prop} (character in Romeo and Juliet)  :: Romeo {m}
Romeo and Juliet {prop} (the tragedy)  :: Romeo og Julie
Rome wasn't built in a day {proverb} (it takes a long time to create something complicated or impressive)  :: Rom ble ikke bygget på en dag
Ronald {prop} (male given name)  :: Ronald
rondel {n} (rondeau) SEE: rondeau  ::
roof {n} (the cover at the top of a building)  :: tak {n}
roofer {n} (craftsman who lays or repairs roofs)  :: [Bokmål] taktekker {m}; [Nynorsk] taktekkar {m}
roofie {n} (slang for flunitrazepam)  :: hypper {m}
rook {n} (bird)  :: kornkråke
rook {n} (chesspiece)  :: [Bokmål] tårn {n}; [Nynorsk] tårn {n}
rookie {adj} (amateur) SEE: amateur  ::
room {n} (division in a building)  :: rom {n}, værelse {n}
room {n} (space)  :: rom {n}, plass {m}
roommate {n} (a person with whom one shares a room)  :: romkamerat {m}
rooster {n} (male domestic fowl)  :: hane {m}
root {n} (arithmetic: square root) SEE: square root  ::
root {n} (of a tooth)  :: [Bokmål] rot {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rot {f}
root {n} (part of a hair under the skin)  :: [Bokmål] rot {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rot {f}
root {n} (part of a plant)  :: [Bokmål] rot {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rot {f}
root {n} (primary source)  :: [Bokmål] rot {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rot {f}
root {n} (root vegetable) SEE: root vegetable  ::
root vole {n} (tundra vole) SEE: tundra vole  ::
rope {n} (thick, strong string)  :: tau {n}
ropeway {n} (cableway) SEE: cableway  ::
rorqual {n} (whale with long skin folds below mouth)  :: finnhval {m}
rory {adj} (dewy) SEE: dewy  ::
Rosa {prop} (female given name) SEE: Rose  ::
rosary {n} (Catholic prayer beads)  :: rosenkrans
rose {n} (colour)  :: [Bokmål] rosa; [Nynorsk] rosa
rose {n} (flower)  :: [Bokmål] rose {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rose {f}
rose {n} (shrub)  :: [Bokmål] rose {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rose {f}
rosebay rhododendron {n} (great laurel) SEE: great laurel  ::
rosehip {n} (the fruit of a rose plant)  :: nype
rosemary {n} (Rosmarinus officianalis)  :: [Bokmål] rosmarin {m}; [Nynorsk] rosmarin {m}
Rosetta Stone {prop} (large inscribed stone)  :: [Bokmål] Rosettastenen; [Nynorsk] Rosettasteinen
rosette {n} (architectural ornament)  :: rosett {m}
rosette {n} (ornamental imitation of a rose)  :: rosett {m}
rosette {n} (rose burner) SEE: rose burner  ::
rosin {n} (liquid resin) SEE: resin  ::
roster {n} (schedule) SEE: schedule  ::
Rostov {prop} (Rostov-na-Donu) SEE: Rostov-na-Donu  ::
Rostov-on-Don {prop} (synonym of Rostov-na-Donu) SEE: Rostov-na-Donu  ::
rotary {n} (traffic circle) SEE: traffic circle  ::
rotate {v} (to advance through a sequence; to take turns)  :: [Bokmål] rotere; [Nynorsk] rotere
rotate {v} (to spin, turn, or revolve)  :: [Bokmål] rotere; [Nynorsk] rotere
rotor {n} (a rotating part of a mechanical device)  :: rotor {m}
rotula {n} (kneecap) SEE: kneecap  ::
rouge {n} (blush) SEE: blush  ::
rough-legged buzzard {n} (Buteo lagopus)  :: fjellvåk {c}; [Nynorsk] fjellvåk {m}
roughly {adv} (approximately) SEE: approximately  ::
roughy {n} (orange roughy) SEE: orange roughy  ::
roulette {n} (game of chance)  :: [Bokmål] rulett {m}; [Nynorsk] rulett {m}
roulette wheel {n} (wheel used in the game of roulette)  :: [Bokmål] ruletthjul {n}; [Nynorsk] ruletthjul {n}
round {adj} (circular or cylindrical)  :: rund
round {adj} (spherical)  :: rund
round {adv} (around) SEE: around  ::
round {prep} (around) SEE: around  ::
roundabout {n} (road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island)  :: [Bokmål] rundkjøring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rundkøyring {f}
roundpole fence {n} (fence)  :: skigard
round the clock {adv} (24 hours per day) SEE: around the clock  ::
round up {v} ( to collect or gather (something) together)  :: samle
roundworm {n} (animal of the phylum Nematoida)  :: [Bokmål] rundorm {m}; [Nynorsk] rundorm {m}, rundmakk {m}
route {n} (course or way traveled)  :: rute {m} {f}
route {n}  :: rute {m} {f}
router {n} (a device that connects local area networks to form a larger internet)  :: [Bokmål] ruter {m}
Rovno {prop} (Rivne) SEE: Rivne  ::
rowan {n} (Sorbus aucuparia)  :: [Bokmål] rogn {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rogn {m} {f}, raun {m}
rowboat {n} (small boat that is rowed)  :: robåt {m}
row house {n} (rowhouse) SEE: rowhouse  ::
rowing boat {n} (rowboat) SEE: rowboat  ::
Roxana {prop} (the wife of Alexander the Great)  :: Roxana
Roxanne {prop} (female given name) SEE: Roxana  ::
royal {adj} (majestic) SEE: majestic  ::
royal {adj} (of or relating to a monarch or their family)  :: [Bokmål] kongelig; [Nynorsk] kongeleg
royal {n} (of mast and sail)  :: [Bokmål] røyl {m}
royal family {n} (family of ruling sovereign)  :: kongefamilie {m}
Royal Navy {prop} (British navy)  :: Den kongelige marine
Roy G. Biv {prop} (mnemonic)  :: roggbif
résumé {n} (CV) SEE: curriculum vitae  ::
résumé {n} (summary)  :: [Bokmål] resymé {n}; [Nynorsk] resymé {n}
rubber {n} (condom)  :: gummi {m}, kondom {m}
rubber {n} (eraser)  :: viskelær {n}
rubber {n} (pliable material derived from the sap of the rubber tree)  :: [Bokmål] gummi {m}; [Nynorsk] gummi {m}
rubber {n} (synthetic materials with the same properties)  :: kunstgummi {m}
rubber {n} (tires)  :: dekk {n}, bilgummi {m}
rubber {n} (water resistant shoe covers)  :: kalosj {m}
rubber band {n} (elastic band) SEE: elastic band  ::
rubber duck {n} (toy shaped like a duck)  :: badeand {m} {f}
rubberneck {n} (tourist) SEE: tourist  ::
rubber stamp {n} (piece of rubber to make an imprint)  :: stempel
rubbish {n} (garbage, junk, refuse, waste)  :: avfall {n}, søppel {n}, boss {n}
rubbish bin {n} (garbage can) SEE: garbage can  ::
rubbish in, rubbish out {proverb} (garbage in, garbage out) SEE: garbage in, garbage out  ::
rubeola {n} (measles) SEE: measles  ::
rubidium {n} (element with atomic number 37)  :: rubidium
ruble {n} (Russian monetary unit)  :: [Bokmål] rubel
rub salt in the wound {v} (to make an injury feel worse)  :: strø salt i såret
rucksack {n} (a bag carried on the back )  :: ryggsekk
rudder {n} (control surface of an aircraft)  :: ror {n}, haleror {n}, sideror {n}
rudder {n} (underwater vane used to steer a vessel)  :: ror {n}
rudderless {adj} (without a rudder, unsteerable, without guidance)  :: uten ror
rude {adj} (bad-mannered)  :: ubehøvlet, grov, stygg, uforskammet
rude {adj} (obscene, pornographic, offensive)  :: grov
rude {adj} (tough, robust)  :: grov
rude {adj} (undeveloped, unskilled, basic)  ::
Rudolph {prop} (male given name)  :: Rudolf
rue {n} (any of various perennial shrubs)  :: vinrute
ruff {n} (fish of the genus Gymnocephalus) SEE: ruffe  ::
ruff {v} (play a trump card) SEE: trump  ::
Ruhnu {prop} (island in the middle of the Gulf of Riga)  :: Ruhnu
ruin {n} (the state of being a ruin, destroyed or decayed)  :: ruin {m}
rule {n} (regulation)  :: [Bokmål] regel {m}; [Nynorsk] regel {m}
rule {n} (straight-edge) SEE: ruler  ::
rule {v} (to regulate, be in charge of, make decisions for, reign over)  :: [Bokmål] styre, regjere; [Nynorsk] styre, regjere
ruler {n} (measuring or drawing device)  :: [Bokmål] linjal {m}; [Nynorsk] linjal {m}
ruler {n} (person who rules or governs)  :: [Bokmål] hersker {m}, makthaver {m}; [Nynorsk] herskar {m}, makthavar {m}
rules are made to be broken {proverb} (it is acceptable to break rules)  :: regler er til for å brytes
rum {n} (distilled spirit)  :: [Bokmål] rom {m}; [Nynorsk] rom {m}
rumba {n} (dance)  :: rumba
rumble {n} (low, heavy, continuous sound)  :: rumling {c}
rumble {v} (to make a low pitched noise)  :: rumle
ruminant {adj} (chewing cud)  :: drøvtyggende
ruminant {n} (artiodactyl ungulate mammal which chews cud)  :: drøvtygger {m}
ruminate {v} (to chew cud)  :: drøvtygge, tygge drøv
ruminate {v} (to meditate)  :: tygge på
rummage {v} (to hastily search for)  :: grovsøke
rummage {v} (to search something thoroughly and with disregard)  :: endevende
rummage {v} (to search something which contains many items)  :: gjennomsøke
rumor has it {phrase} (rumour has it) SEE: rumour has it  ::
rump {n} (the buttocks)  :: rumpe {f}
rumpus {n} (noise and confusion)  :: rumpus
run {n} (creek)  :: Løpe
run {v} (of a machine, to be operating normally)  ::
run {v} (to move quickly on two feet)  :: løpe, springe
run {v} (to smuggle illegal goods) SEE: smuggle  ::
run amok {v} (run amok)  :: gå amok
rundown {adj} (run-down) SEE: run-down  ::
rune {n} (a letter or character)  :: rune {f}
runestone {n} (stone with a runic inscription)  :: [Bokmål] runestein {m}, runesten {m}; [Nynorsk] runestein {m}
runner {n} (botany: long stolon)  :: [Bokmål] utløper {m}; [Nynorsk] utlaupar {m}, utløpar {m}, utløypar {m}
runner {n} (long, narrow carpet for a high traffic area)  :: [Bokmål] løper {m}, matte {c}; [Nynorsk] laupar {m}, løpar {m}, løypar {m}, matte {f}
runner {n} (mechanical part intended for wheels to run on or to slide against another surface)  :: [Bokmål] løper {m}; [Nynorsk] laupar {m}, løpar {m}, løypar {m}
runner {n} (somebody who runs, who moves at a fast pace)  :: [Bokmål] løper {m}; [Nynorsk] laupar {m}, løpar {m}, løypar {m}, springar {m}
runner {n} (strip of fabric used to decorate a table)  :: [Bokmål] løper {m}; [Nynorsk] laupar {m}, løpar {m}, løypar {m}
runner-up {n} (the person who finishes second)  :: toer {m}
running dog {n} (lackey) SEE: lackey  ::
running text {n} (body of text)  :: brødtekst
run of luck {n} (winning streak) SEE: winning streak  ::
rush {n} (onslaught) SEE: onslaught  ::
rush {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] siv {n}; [Nynorsk] sev {n}, siv {n}
rush hour {n} (times of day when traffic jams are commonplace, principally due to commuting)  :: [Bokmål] rushtid
Russenorsk {prop} (language)  :: russenorsk, russonorsk
Russia {prop} (country in Asia and Europe)  :: Russland
Russian {adj} (of or pertaining to Russia)  :: [Bokmål] russisk; [Nynorsk] russisk
Russian {n} (a person from Russia)  :: [Bokmål] russer {m}; [Nynorsk] russar {m}
Russian {prop} (the Russian language)  :: [Bokmål] russisk; [Nynorsk] russisk
Russian doll {n} (wooden doll)  :: matrjosjka
Russian Federation {prop} (Russia)  :: Den russiske føderasjon, Den russiske føderasjonen
Russian roulette {prop} (deadly game with revolver and random spinning)  :: [Bokmål] russisk rulett {m}; [Nynorsk] russisk rulett {m}
rust {n} (colour)  :: [Bokmål] rustrød; [Nynorsk] rustraud
rust {n} (plant disease)  :: [Bokmål] rust {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rust {f}
rust {n} (result of oxidation)  :: [Bokmål] rust {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rust {f}
rust {v} (to oxidise)  :: ruste
rusty {adj} (affected by rust)  :: [Bokmål] rusten; [Nynorsk] rusten, rusta
rusty {adj} (lacking recent experience, out of practice)  :: [Bokmål] rusten; [Nynorsk] rusten
rutabaga {n} (edible root)  :: kålrot
Ruth {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Rut
Ruth {prop} (female given name)  :: Ruth, Rut
ruthenium {n} (chemical element)  :: ruthenium
rutherfordium {n} (chemical element)  :: rutherfordium
ruthless {adj} (without pity or compassion)  :: hensynsløs, ubarmhjertig
Ruy Lopez {n} (a common chess opening)  :: spansk åpning {m}
Rwanda {prop} (Rwandese Republic)  :: Rwanda
Rwandan {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Rwanda, the Rwandan people or language)  :: [Bokmål] rwandisk; [Nynorsk] rwandisk
Rwandan {n} (A person from Rwanda or of Rwandan descent)  :: [Bokmål] rwander {m}; [Nynorsk] rwandar {m}, rwandar {m}
rye {n} (carraway) SEE: carraway  ::
rye {n} (rye bread) SEE: rye bread  ::
rye {n} (ryegrass) SEE: ryegrass  ::
rye {n} (rye whisky) SEE: rye whisky  ::
rye {n} (the grass Secale cereale or its grains as food)  :: [Bokmål] rug {m}; [Nynorsk] rug {m}
rye bread {n} (type of bread)  :: [Bokmål] rugbrød {n}; [Nynorsk] rugbrød {n}
Ryūkyū {prop} (Ryukyu) SEE: Ryukyu  ::
Rzeczpospolita {prop} (Poland) SEE: Poland  ::
Rzeczpospolita {prop} (Republic of Poland) SEE: Republic of Poland  ::