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a {article} (an) SEE: an  ::
aa {n} (a form of lava flow associated with Hawaiian-type volcanoes)  :: apalhraun {n}
Aachen {prop} (city in North Rhine-Westphalia)  :: Aachen
aah {interj} (expressing amazement or surprise)  :: ah, aha
Aalborg {prop} (city in northern Denmark)  :: Aalborg, Ålborg
Aarau {prop} (Swiss town)  :: Aarau
aardvark {n} (mammal)  :: jordsvin {n}
Aargau {prop} (canton)  :: Aargau
Aarhus {prop} (Danish city)  :: Århus, Aarhus
Aaron {prop} (biblical brother of Moses)  :: Aron
Aaron {prop} (male given name)  :: Aron
abaca {n} (plant)  :: abaca
abaca {n} (fiber/fibre) SEE: Manila hemp  ::
aback {adv} (backwards)  :: baglæns
aback {adv} (in the rear)  :: bagi, bagved
aback {n} (abacus) SEE: abacus  ::
abacus {n} (calculating frame)  :: kugleramme
abacus {n} (uppermost member of the capital of a column)  :: abacus
Abadan {prop} (city in Iran)  :: Abadan
abaka {n} (plant) SEE: abaca  ::
abaka {n} (fiber/fibre) SEE: Manila hemp  ::
Abakan {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Abakan
abandon {v} (to give up control of, surrender)  :: opgive
abandon {v} (to leave behind or desert; to forsake)  :: forlade, efterlade
abandon {v} (to cast out, expel, reject)  :: forvise, udstøde
abandon {n} (a giving up to natural impulses)  :: løssluppenhed {c}
abase {v} (to lower as in rank, so as to hurt feelings)  :: ydmyge
abasia {n} (incapacity to walk)  :: abasi
abattoir {n} (public slaughterhouse)  :: slagteri {n}
abbess {n} (female superior of a nunnery)  :: abbedisse {c}
Abbeville {prop} (town in Picardy, France)  :: Abbeville
abbey {n} (monastery headed by an abbot)  :: abbedi {n}
abbot {n} (superior or head of an abbey or monastery)  :: abbed
abbreviate {v} (to make shorter)  :: forkorte
abbreviation {n} (shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase)  :: forkortelse {c}
abbreviation {n} (act or result of shortening or reducing)  :: forkortelse {c}
abbreviature {n} (abbreviation) SEE: abbreviation  ::
ABC {n} (alphabet) SEE: alphabet  ::
ABC book {n} (primer) SEE: primer  ::
abdicate {v} (renounce a throne)  :: abdicere
abdication {n} (the act of abdicating; the renunciation of a high office, dignity, or trust, by its holder)  :: abdikation, abdicering
abdomen {n} (belly)  :: bug {c}
abdomen {n} (cavity)  :: bughule {c}
abdomen {n} (the posterior section of an arthropod's body)  :: bagkrop {c}
abduct {v} (to take away)  :: bortføre, kidnappe
Abdullah {prop} (Muslim given name)  :: Abdullah
abearance {n} (behavior) SEE: behavior  ::
abecedarium {n} (a book used to teach the alphabet) SEE: primer  ::
Abel {prop} (biblical character)  :: Abel
Abel {prop} (male given name)  :: Abel
abelian {adj} (math: of a group)  :: abelsk
Aberdeen {prop} (city in Scotland)  :: Aberdeen
Aberystwyth {prop} (A town in Ceredigion, Wales)  :: Aberystwyth
abhorrence {n} (extreme aversion)  :: afsky {c}
Abidjan {prop} (the largest city of Côte d'Ivoire)  :: Abidjan
Abigail {prop} (female given name)  :: Abigail, Abigael
ability {n} (quality or state of being able)  :: evne {c}
a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush {proverb} (small but certain advantage is preferable)  :: en fugl i hånden er bedre end ti på taget
a bit {adv} (a little) SEE: a little  ::
Abkhaz {n} (person from Abkhazia)  :: abkhaser {c}
Abkhaz {prop} (a Northwest Caucasian language spoken in Abkhazia)  :: abkhasisk
Abkhazia {prop} (territory in the Caucasus, see also: Republic of Abkhazia)  :: Abkhasien
Abkhazian {adj} (Of or pertaining to Abkhazia) SEE: Abkhaz  ::
Abkhazian {n} (Abkhaz) SEE: Abkhaz  ::
Abkhazian {prop} (Abkhazian language) SEE: Abkhaz  ::
ablative {n} (ablative case) SEE: ablative case  ::
ablative case {n} (grammatical case used to indicate movement away from something, removal, separation, source)  :: ablativ {c}
ablaut {n} (substitution of one root vowel for another)  :: aflyd {c}
able {adj} (permitted to)  :: i stand til, have mulighed for
able {adj} (skillful)  :: habil, kompetent, dygtig
-able {suffix} (able to be done)  :: -bar
able {adj} (healthy) SEE: healthy  ::
abnormal {adj} (not conforming to rule or system)  :: unormal, abnorm
abnormal {adj} (of or pertaining to behaviour that deviates from norms)  :: unormal, anormal, abnorm
abnormally {adv} (In an abnormal manner)  :: unormal, ualmindelig, anormal
aboard {prep} (on board of)  :: om bord (på)
abolish {v} (to end a law, system, institution, custom or practice)  :: afskaffe
A-bomb {n} (atomic bomb)  :: atombombe {c}
abominably {adv} (in an abominable manner)  :: afskyelig, afskyeligt
abomination {n} (something abominable)  :: afskyelighed, pestilens, vederstyggelighed
aborigine {n} (aboriginal inhabitant of a country)  :: aboriginer {c}
Aborigine {n} (Aboriginal person from Australia, Aboriginal Australian)  :: aboriginer {c}
abortion {n} (induced abortion)  :: abort
about {prep} (on every side of)  :: om, omkring, rundt om
about {prep} (near, approximately, regarding time, size or quantity)  :: omkring, cirka
about {prep} (on the point or verge of)  :: til, på vej til
about {prep} (over or upon different parts of)  :: omkring, rundt om
about {prep} (concerned with, engaged in)  :: om
about {prep} (concerning)  :: om, vedrørende, angående
about {prep} (in the immediate neighborhood of)  ::
about {adv} (on all sides)  :: omkring
about {adv} (here and there)  :: omkring
about {adv} (nearly, approximately)  :: cirka, næsten, omkring
about {adv} (to a reversed order, or opposite direction)  :: omkring
about {adv} (in circuit)  :: i omkreds
about time {adv} (far past the desired time)  :: på tide
above {prep} (in or to a higher place)  :: ovenover, ovenpå, oppe over, over
above water {prep} (out of difficulty)  :: oven vande
abrade {v} ((transitive) to rub or wear off; to waste or wear away by friction)  :: afskrabe
Abraham {prop} (prophet in the Old Testament)  :: Abraham
Abraham {prop} (male given name)  :: Abraham
Abraham {prop} (surname)  :: Abraham
abreact {v} (eliminate previously repressed emotions)  :: afreagere
abridge {v} (to make shorter)  :: forkorte, sammendrage
abridge {v} (to shorten or contract by using fewer words)  :: forkorte, sammendrage
abridged {adj} (cut or shortened, especially of a literary work)  :: forkortet
abrogate {v} (to put an end to)  :: ophæve, afskaffe
abrupt {adj} (extremely steep)  :: brat
abrupt {adj} (without notice)  :: pludselig, uformodet
Absalom {prop} (male given name)  :: Absalom
absence {n} (state of being away)  :: fravær, mangel
absent {adj} (being away from a place)  :: fraværende
absent-minded {adj} (absent in mind)  :: åndsfraværende, distræt
absinthe {n} (liquor)  :: absint
absinthium {n} (Artemisia absinthium) SEE: wormwood  ::
absolutely {adv} (in an absolute manner)  :: absolut, fuldstændig
absolute majority {n} (A number of votes totalling over 50 per cent)  :: absolut flertal {n}
absolute monarchy {n} (state)  :: enevældigt monarki {n}
absolute monarchy {n} (rule)  :: enevælde {n}
absolute temperature {n} (thermodynamic temperature)  :: absolut temperatur {c}
absolute value {n} (numerical value of a real number)  :: numerisk værdi {c}
absolutism {n} (political science: absolute or arbritary government; despotism)  :: enevælde {c} [Danish history ca. 1660-1849], absolutisme {c}
abstain {v} (refrain from)  :: afholde sig fra
abstain {v} (refrain from voting)  :: afholde sig fra (at stemme)
abstain {v} (hinder, withhold)  :: forhindre
abstemious {adj} (marked by, or spent in, abstinence)  :: afholdende
abstract {n} (an abridgement or summary)  :: abstrakt, resume {n}
abstract algebra {n} (math)  :: abstrakt algebra {c}
abstract noun {n} (noun that denotes an abstract concept)  :: abstrakt {n}
absurd {adj} (contrary to reason or propriety)  :: absurd
absurd {n} (obsolete: an absurdity)  :: absurditet {c}
absurd {n} (that which is absurd)  :: absurditet {c}
absurdism {n} (absurdity) SEE: absurdity  ::
absurdity {n} (the quality of being absurd)  :: absurditet {c}
absurdity {n} (an absurd action)  :: absurditet {c}
Abu Dhabi {prop} (capital of UAE)  :: Abu Dhabi
Abuja {prop} (The capital city of Nigeria)  :: Abuja
abuse {n} (improper usage)  :: misbrug {n} {c}, vanrøgt
abuse {n} (physical maltreatment)  :: mishandling {c}
abuse {n} (sexual violation or assault)  :: seksuelt misbrug {n}
abuse {v} (to use improperly)  :: misbruge
abuse {v} (to hurt)  :: mishandle
abuse {v} (to rape)  :: misbruge, krænke
abuse {n} (delusion) SEE: delusion  ::
abysm {n} (abyss) SEE: abyss  ::
abyss {n} (bottomless or unfathomed depth)  :: afgrund {c}
Abyssinia {prop} (historical name of Ethiopia)  :: Abessinien
Abyssinian {adj} (of or pertaining to Abyssinia)  :: abessinsk
Abyssinian {n} (a native of Abyssinia)  :: abessiner {c}
Abyssinian {n} (cat)  :: abessiner {c}, abyssinier {c}
academia {n} (research community)  :: akademia {n}
academic {adj} (belonging to the school or philosophy of Plato)  :: akademisk
academic {adj} (belonging to an academy or other higher institution of learning)  :: akademisk
academic {n} (senior member of an academy, college, or university)  :: akademiker {c}
academic year {n} (time period)  :: akademisk år {n}
academy {n} (specialized school)  :: akademi {c}
acajou {n} (wood from trees of Meliaceae family) SEE: mahogany  ::
acajou {n} (cashew nut) SEE: cashew nut  ::
acaudate {adj} (tailless) SEE: tailless  ::
accelerate {v} (to cause to move faster)  :: accelerere
acceleration {n} ((physics))  :: acceleration {c}
accent {n} (stronger articulation)  :: betoning, tryk {n}
accent {n} (distinctive pronunciation associated with a region, social group, etc.)  :: accent {c}
accept {v} (to receive with consent)  :: acceptere, modtage
accept {v} (to agree to)  :: acceptere
accessibility {n} (the quality of being accessible, or of admitting approach)  :: tilgængelighed {c}
accident {n} (unexpected event with negative consequences)  :: (unfortunate:) uheld {n}, ulykke {c}, ulykkestilfælde {c}, (neutral:) tilfælde {n}, tilfældighed {c}
accident {n} (chance event)  :: tilfældighed {c}, tilfælde {n}
accident {n} (transport: unintended event that causes damage)  :: ulykke {c}
accident {n} (property resulting from chance)  :: egenskab {c}
accommodating {adj} (affording accommodation)  :: hjælpsom
accompanist {n} (performer who takes the accompanying part)  :: akkompagnatør {c}
accompany {v} (to keep company)  :: ledsage, gelejde
accomplish {v} (to finish successfully)  :: fuldende
accomplish {v} (to complete, as time or distance)  :: fuldende
accomplish {v} (to bring to an issue of full success; to effect; to perform)  :: fuldende
accomplish {v} (to equip or furnish thoroughly)  :: fuldende
according to {prep} (based on statement)  :: ifølge
according to {prep} (in proportion)  :: ifølge
according to Hoyle {prep} (in strict accordance with the rules)  :: efter alle kunstens regler
accordion {n} (A small, portable, keyed wind instrument)  :: trækharmonika {c}, harmonika {c}, akkordeon {n} [with free-bass system]
accost {v} (to approach and speak to boldly or aggressively, as with a demand or request)  :: antaste
account {n} (a registry of pecuniary transactions)  :: konto
accountant {n} (a reckoner, or someone who maintains financial matters for a person(s))  :: bogholder {c}
accountant {n} (one whose profession includes organizing, maintaining and auditing the records of another)  :: bogholder
accounting {n} (development and maintenance of system for recording and analyzing financial transactions)  :: bogføring {c}, bogholderi {n}, regnskab {n}
accounts payable {n} (money that is owed by a party, and is counted by that party as a debit)  :: gæld
accounts receivable {n} (total monetary amount)  :: fordringer {c-p}, tilgodehavende {c}
account statement {n} (bank statement) SEE: bank statement  ::
accourage {v} (encourage) SEE: encourage  ::
Accra {prop} (capital of Ghana)  :: Accra
accretion {n} (act of increasing by natural growth)  :: tilføjelse {c}
accrue {v} (increase)  :: opsamle, indsamle, tilfalde, påløbe
accumulate {v} (to pile up)  :: akkumulere
accumulator {n}  :: akkumulator
accuracy {n} (state of being accurate)  :: nøjagtighed {c}, præcision {c}
accursed {adj} (archaic, theology: cursed)  :: fordømt
accusation {n} (act of accusing or charging with a crime)  :: anklage {c}, beskyldning
accusative {n} (accusative case)  :: akkusativ
accusative case {n} (case used to mark the immediate object) SEE: accusative  ::
ace {n} (card with a single spot)  :: es {c}
acedia {n} (boredom) SEE: boredom  ::
ace of clubs {n} (playing card)  :: klør es
ace of diamonds {n} (playing card)  :: ruder es
ace of hearts {n} (playing card)  :: hjerter es
ace of spades {n} (the playing card belonging to the spades suit and featuring one pip)  :: spar es
acetic acid {n} (clear colourless organic acid, CH3COOH)  :: eddikesyre {c}
acetylsalicylic acid {n} (acetate ester of salicylic acid; aspirin)  :: acetylsalicylsyre {c}
a chain is only as strong as its weakest link {proverb} (aphorism)  :: en kæde kun så stærk som det svageste led
achievement {n} (act of achieving or performing)  :: udførelse {c}, præstation {c}, resultat {n}
achievement {n} (great or heroic deed)  :: bedrift {c}, præstation {c}, resultat {n}
Achilles {prop} (Greek mythical hero)  :: Achilleus
Achilles heel {n} (vulnerability in an otherwise strong situation)  :: akilleshæl {c} , akillessene {c}
Achilles tendon {n} (strong tendon in the calf of the leg)  :: akillessene {c}
achoo {interj} (the sound of a sneeze)  :: atju
acid {adj} (sour, sharp, or biting to the taste)  :: sur
acid {adj} (sour-tempered)  :: sur
acid {adj} (of or pertaining to an acid)  :: -syre, syre-
acid {n} (a sour substance)  :: syre {c}
acid {n} (in chemistry)  :: syre {c}
acid {n} (LSD)  :: syre
acid rain {n} (unusually acidic rain)  :: syreregn {c}
acorn {n} (fruit of the oak tree)  :: agern {n}
acoustic {adj} (pertaining to hearing or the science of sounds)  :: akustisk
acoustic {adj} (producing or produced without electrical amplification)  :: akustisk
acoustic guitar {n} (hollow-body guitar)  :: akustisk guitar
acquiesce {v} (rest satisfied)  :: slå sig til tåls [followed by med]
acquiesce {v} (concur upon conviction)  :: finde sig (followed by i), indvillige (i)
acquis communautaire {n} (the full body of EU law)  :: acquis communautaire
acquittal {n} (legal decision of not guilty)  :: frikendelse {c}
acquittal {n} (acquittance from debt)  :: frikendelse {c}
acrobat {n} (an athlete who performs acts requiring skill, agility and coordination)  :: akrobat
acrobatics {n} (art of performing acrobatic feats)  :: akrobatik {c}
acronym {n} (any abbreviation formed by initial letters)  :: akronym {n}
acronym {n} (word formed by initial letters)  :: akronym {n}
Acropolis {prop} (Athenian Acropolis)  :: Akropolis
acrylic {adj} (derived from acrylic acid or acrylonitrile)  :: akrylisk
acrylic fiber {n} (Synthetic fibers made from a polymer)  :: akryl, akrylfiber
act {n} (deed)  :: handling {c}, dåd {c}
act {n} (division of theatrical performance)  :: akt
act {v} (to do something)  :: handle, agere
act {v} (to perform a theatrical role)  :: optræde, spille, opføre
act {v} (to behave in a certain way)  :: agere, opføre
act {v} (to have an effect on)  :: virke
actinium {n} (chemical element)  :: actinium
action research {n} (research involving social action)  :: aktionsforskning {c}
action word {n} (verb) SEE: verb  ::
active {adj} (having the quality or power of acting)  :: aktiv
active {adj} (in action)  :: aktuel
active {adj} (in grammar)  :: aktiv
active ingredient {n} (component responsible of activity)  :: aktiv ingrediens {c}, virksomt stof {c}
active volcano {n} (active volcano)  :: aktiv vulkan {c}
activist {n} (one who is politically active)  :: aktivist {c}
activistic {adj} (activist) SEE: activist  ::
activity {n} (state or quality of being active)  :: aktivitet {c}
activity {n} (something done as an action or a movement)  :: aktivitet {c}
activity {n} (something done for pleasure or entertainment)  :: aktivitet {c}
act of war {n} (act of war)  :: krigshandling {c}
actor {n} (person who performs in a theatrical play or film, see also: actress)  :: skuespiller {c}, skuespillerinde {c} [actress]
actress {n} (female actor, see also: actor)  :: skuespillerinde {c}
Acts {prop} (Book of Acts) SEE: Acts of the Apostles  ::
Acts of the Apostles {prop} (fifth book of the New Testament)  :: Apostlenes Gerninger {p}
actually {adv} (In act or in fact; really; in truth; positively)  :: egentlig
acupuncturation {n} (acupuncture) SEE: acupuncture  ::
acupuncture {n} (insertion of needles for remedial purposes)  :: akupunktur {c}
acute angle {n} (angle measuring less than ninety degrees)  :: spids vinkel {c}
AD {adv} (anno Domini)  :: e.Kr. (efter Kristus)
Adam {prop} (first man in Abrahamic religions)  :: Adam
Adam {prop} (male given name)  :: Adam
Adam and Eve {prop} (the first man and woman (according to Genesis))  :: Adam og Eva
adamant {n} (magnet or loadstone) SEE: magnet  ::
Adam's apple {n} (Citrus medica) SEE: citron  ::
Adam's apple {n} (lump in the throat)  :: adamsæble {n}
add {v} (to append, as a statement)  :: tilføje
add {v} (to make an addition)  :: tilføje
add {v} (to perform the arithmetical operation of addition, to add up)  :: lægge sammen, addere
adder {n} (viper)  :: hugorm {c}
add fuel to the fire {v} (worsen a conflict)  :: puste til ilden, hælde benzin på bålet
addict {n} (person who is addicted, especially to a harmful drug)  :: addict
add insult to injury {v} (to further a loss with mockery or indignity)  :: føje spot til skade
Addis Ababa {prop} (capital of Ethiopia)  :: Addis Ababa
addition {n} (arithmetic: process of adding)  :: addition {c}
additive identity {n} (mathematics)  :: nulelement {n}
addon {n} (add-on) SEE: add-on  ::
add-on {n}  :: tillæg
address {n} (direction for letters)  :: adresse {c}
addressee {n} (person or organization to which something is addressed or sent)  :: adressat {c}
addressing {n}  :: adressering
add up {v} (be reasonable or consistent) SEE: make sense  ::
Aden {prop} (seaport of Yemen)  :: Aden
adequate {adj} (equal to some requirement)  :: tilstrækkelig
adequately {adv} (in an adequate manner)  :: passende, betryggende
adequately {adv} (sufficiently)  :: tilstrækkeligt
adequately {adv} (barely satisfactory)  :: tilfredsstillende
adhere {v} (To be consistent or coherent; to be in accordance; to agree)  :: overholde
adhesive tape {n} (adhesive tape generally)  :: tape {c}, klisterbånd {n}, klæbebånd {c}, selvklæbende tape {c}
ad hoc {adj} (for this particular purpose)  :: ad hoc
adieu {interj} (farewell, goodbye) SEE: goodbye  ::
adios {interj} (goodbye) SEE: goodbye  ::
adjectival {adj} (functioning as an adjective)  :: adjektiv {n}
adjective {n} ((grammar) a word that modifies a noun or describes a noun’s referent)  :: adjektiv {n}, egenskabsord {n}, tillægsord {n}
adjective {adj} (adjectival) SEE: adjectival  ::
adjustment {n} (result of adjusting, small change)  :: justering {c}, tilpasning {c}
adminicle {n} (aid) SEE: aid  ::
administration {n} (the act of administering)  :: administration {c}
administrator {n} (one who administers affairs)  :: administrator {c}
admirable {adj} (deserving of the highest esteem or admiration)  :: beundringsværdig
admiral {n} (naval officer of the highest rank)  :: admiral {c}
admiral {n} (a naval officer of high rank, immediately below Admiral of the Fleet)  :: admiral {c}
admiral {n} (the ship which carries the admiral, the flagship)  :: flagskib {n}
admiral {n} (butterfly)  :: admiral {c}
admire {v} (regard with wonder and delight)  :: beundre
admirer {n} (one who admires)  :: beundrer {c}
admit {v} (to concede as true)  :: indrømme
admittance {n} (physics: reciprocal of impedance)  :: admittans {c}
Adolf {prop} (male given name) SEE: Adolph  ::
Adolph {prop} (male given name)  :: Adolf
Adrian {prop} (male given name)  :: Adrian
Adrianople {prop} (former name of Edirne)  :: Adrianopel
Adriatic {prop} (Adriatic Sea) SEE: Adriatic Sea  ::
Adriatic Sea {prop} (sea that stretches from the Ionian Sea to the Gulf of Venice)  :: Adriaterhavet
adulator {n} (one who adulates)  :: smigrer {c}, spytslikker {c}
adult {n} (fully grown human)  :: voksen
adult {adj} (pornographic) SEE: pornographic  ::
adulterer {n} (husband or wife who commits adultery)  :: ægteskabsbryder {c}, ægteskabsbryderske {c} [female], horkarl {c} [male], horekarl {c} [male], horkone {c} [female], horekone {f} [female], horkvinde {c} [female], horekvinde {c} [female]
adult movie {n} (pornographic film)  :: pornofilm {c}
advantage {n} (any condition, circumstance, opportunity, or means, particularly favorable to success)  :: fordel {c}
advantage {n} (superiority; mastery)  :: fortrin {n}
advantage {n} (superiority of state, or that which gives it)  :: nytte {c}
advantage {n} (the score where one player wins a point after deuce)  :: fordel {c}
advent {n} (coming, arrival)  :: komme {n}, ankomst {c}
advent {n} (Christianity) SEE: Advent  ::
Advent {prop} (season before Christmas)  :: advent
Advent calendar {n} (calendar used to count down the days of Advent)  :: adventskalender {c}, julekalender {c}
adverb {n} (lexical category)  :: adverbium, biord
adversary {n} (opponent)  :: modstander {c}
advert {n} (advertisement) SEE: advertisement  ::
advertently {adv} (on purpose) SEE: on purpose  ::
advertise {v} ((transitive) to give public notice of; to announce publicly)  :: reklamere, annoncere
advertise {v} ((intransitive) to provide information about a person or goods and services to influence others)  :: reklamere, annoncere
advertise {v} ((transitive) to provide public information about (a product, services etc.))  :: reklamere, annoncere
advertisement {n} (commercial solicitation)  :: reklame
advice {n} (opinion recommended or offered, as worthy to be followed; counsel)  :: råd {n}
advise {v} (to give advice to; to offer an opinion; to counsel; to warn)  :: råde
adviser {n} (advisor) SEE: advisor  ::
advisor {n} (one who offers advice)  :: rådgiver {m}
Adygea {prop} (Adygea, Russia)  :: Adygejien
Aegean {prop} (Aegean Sea) SEE: Aegean Sea  ::
Aegean Sea {prop} (sea of the northeastern part of the Mediterranean Sea)  :: Ægæerhavet, Ægæiske Hav {n}
Aeneas {prop} (Trojan hero)  :: Æneas {c}
Aeolus {prop} (character in Greek mythology)  :: Aiolos
aerial {n} (device for receiving or transmitting)  :: antenne {c}
aerodrome {n}  :: aerodrom {c}
aerodynamic {adj} (aerodynamic)  :: aerodynamisk
aerodynamics {n} (The science of the dynamics of bodies moving relative to gases)  :: aerodynamik {c}
Aeroflot {prop} (Russian airline)  :: Aeroflot
aerogram {n} (foldable and gummed paper for writing a letter)  :: aerogram
aerology {n} (branch of meteorology)  :: aerologi
aerophobia {n} (fear of flying)  :: aerofobi {c}
aeroplane {n} (airplane) SEE: airplane  ::
aesir {n} (Æsir) SEE: Æsir  ::
Aesop {prop} (ancient Greek author)  :: Aesop
aesthetic {adj} (concerned with beauty)  :: æstetisk
aesthetic {n} (that which appeals to the senses)  :: æstetik {c}
aesthetic {n} (the study of art or beauty) SEE: aesthetics  ::
aesthetics {n} (study or philosophy of beauty)  :: æstetik
aetiology {n} (study of causes or origins)  :: ætiologi
afar {adv} (at, to or from a great distance)  :: langvejsfra
affiliated {adj} (associated, related or united)  :: affilieret
affirm {v} (to agree with or verify)  :: bejae
affix {n} (linguistics: a bound morpheme added to a word’s stem)  :: affiks
affixoid {n} (regular word that also works as an affix)  :: affiksoid
affluent {n} (tributary) SEE: tributary  ::
affront {v} (to insult intentionally, especially openly)  :: fornærme
Afghan hound {n} (Afghan Hound) SEE: Afghan Hound  ::
Afghan Hound {n} (Afghan Hound)  :: afghansk mynde {c}
Afghanistan {prop} (country)  :: Afghanistan
A-flat {n} (tone four fifths below C)  :: as
afraid {adj} (impressed with fear or apprehension; in fear; apprehensive)  :: bange
Africa {prop} (continent south of Europe)  :: Afrika
Africa-Eurasia {prop} (Afro-Eurasia) SEE: Afro-Eurasia  ::
African {adj} (Of or pertaining to Africa)  :: afrikansk
African {n} (a native of Africa)  :: afrikaner
African buffalo {n} (large bovid)  :: afrikansk bøffel
African hunting dog {n} (Lycaon pictus)  :: afrikansk vildhund, hyænehund {c}
African wildcat {n} (Felis silvestris lybica)  :: afrikansk vildkat {c}
African wild dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
a friend in need is a friend indeed {proverb} (someone who helps you in your time of need is a real friend)  :: i nøden kender man sine venner
Afrikaans {prop} (language)  :: afrikaans
Afrikaans {prop} (Afrikaner)  :: afrikaner
Afro-Eurasia {prop} (supercontinent)  :: Afrika-Eurasien
after {adv} (behind; later in time; following)  :: efter, senere
after {prep} (subsequently; following in time; later than)  :: efter
after {prep} (behind)  :: efter, bagefter
after {prep} (in pursuit of, seeking)  :: efter
after {prep} (in allusion to, in imitation of; following or referencing)  :: efter
after {prep} (next in importance or rank)  :: efter
after {prep} (as a result of)  :: efter, som følge af
after {prep} (in spite of)  :: efter, på trods af
afterlife {n} (life after death)  :: livet efter døden
afternoon {n} (part of the day between noon and evening)  :: eftermiddag {c}
afternoon tea {n} (light meal or snack taken in the mid to late afternoon)  :: aftenkaffe {c}
aftershock {n} (earthquake that follows in the same vicinity as another)  :: efterskælv {n}
aftershock {n} (emotional distress after a traumatic event)  :: efterchok {n}
afterward {adv} (afterwards) SEE: afterwards  ::
afterwards {adv} (at a later or succeeding time)  :: bagefter, senere
afterwise {adj} (giving good advice too late)  :: bagklog
again {adv} (another time)  :: igen
again {adv} (used in a question to ask something one has forgotten)  :: nu
again and again {adv} (repeatedly)  :: igen og igen, gang på gang, om og om igen
against {prep} (in a contrary direction to)  :: mod, imod
against {prep} (close to)  :: mod
against {prep} (in opposition to)  :: mod, imod
against {prep} (in competition with)  :: mod, versus
against {prep} (in exchange for)  :: mod
against {prep} (as counterbalance to)  :: i stedet, i stedet for
against {prep} (as protection from)  :: mod
against all odds {prep} (despite seemingly insurmountable opposition or probability)  :: imod alle odds
Agamemnon {prop} (Greek hero)  :: Agamemnon
Agatha {prop} (female given name)  :: Agathe
age {n} (century) SEE: century  ::
age {n} (whole duration of a being)  :: levetid
age {n} (part of the duration of a being or thing between its beginning and any given time)  :: alder
age {n} (latter part of life)  :: alderdom
age {n} (one of the stages of life)  :: alder {c}
age {n} (time of life when one attains full person rights)  :: myndig
age {n} (particular period of time in history)  :: epoke
age {n} (great period in the history of the Earth)  :: tidsalder
age {n} (generation (see also generation))  :: generation {c}
ageful {n} (eternity) SEE: eternity  ::
agency {n} (agent) SEE: agent  ::
agent {n} (one who acts in place of another)  :: agent {c}
age of consent {n} (an age at which one is legally mature enough to have sex)  :: seksuel lavalder {c}
Age of Enlightenment {prop} (period of history)  :: oplysningstiden {c}
age of majority {n} (age at which the rights and privileges of an adult are legally granted)  :: myndighedsalder {c}
aggression {n} (act of initiating hostilities or invasion)  :: aggression
aggressive {adj} (tending or disposed to aggress)  :: aggressiv
aglet {n} (cover of a shoelace) SEE: aiglet  ::
Agnes {prop} (female given name)  :: Agnes
agnostic {n} (one who holds to a form of agnosticism.)  :: agnostiker {c}
ago {adj} (past; gone by; since)  :: forsiden
agony aunt {n} (writer of an advice column)  :: brevkasseredaktør {c}
agoraphobia {n} (fear of open spaces)  :: agorafobia
agorism {n} (philosophy that advocates the creation of a voluntaryist society through counter-economics)  :: agorisme
agree {v} (harmonize in opinion; be in unison or concord; be united; concur)  :: være enig
agree {v} (to resemble, coincide, correspond)  :: stemme overens, overensstemme
agree {v} (grammar: to correspond in gender, number, case, or person)  :: rette sig efter
agreement {n} (understanding to follow a course of conduct)  :: aftale {c}, samtykke {n}
agreement {n} (state whereby several parties share a view)  :: enighed {c}, overensstemmelse {c}
agreement {n} (grammatical agreement)  :: kongruens {c}
agriculture {n} (the art or science of cultivating the ground)  :: landbrug
agronomic {adj} (of or pertaining to agronomy)  :: agronomisk
agronomist {n} (scientist specialized in agronomy)  :: agronom
agronomy {n} (science of utilizing plants, animals, and soils for food, fuel, feed and more)  :: agronomi {c}
ague {n} (malaria) SEE: malaria  ::
aha moment {n} (instance of becoming clear)  :: aha-oplevelse {c}
Ahasuerus {prop} (biblical king of Persia)  :: Ahasverus
ahead of one's time {prep} (in advance of commonly accepted ideas)  :: forud for sin tid
aid {n} (help; succor; assistance; relief)  :: hjælp, bistand
aid {n} (a person that promotes or helps in something being done; a helper)  :: hjælper
aid {n} (something which helps; a material source of help)  :: hjælpemiddel
aid {v} (to support)  :: hjælpe, bistå
AIDS {n} (acquired immune deficiency syndrome)  :: aids
aiglet {n} (tip on a ribbon or cord)  :: snørebåndsdup {c}
aikido {n} (Japanese martial art)  :: aikido {c}
ailurophobia {n} (irrational fear or hatred for cats)  :: ailurofobi {c}
aim {v} (to point or direct a missile weapon)  :: rette
air {n} (mixture of gases making up the atmosphere of the Earth)  :: luft {c}
air {n} (music: a song, an aria)  :: arie {c}
airbag {n} (protective system in automobiles)  :: airbag
air base {n} (military airport)  :: luftbase
airbase {n} (airbase) SEE: air base  ::
air-conditioned {adj} (equipped with air-conditioning)  :: airconditioneret, luftkonditioneret
air conditioner {n} (a machine that is used to control temperature and humidity in an enclosed space)  :: klimaanlæg
aircraft {n} (machine capable of atmospheric flight)  :: luftfartøj {n}
aircraft carrier {n} (warship for launching aircraft)  :: hangarskib {n}
airfoil {n} (wing of an aircraft) SEE: wing  ::
air force {n} (branch of the military devoted to air warfare)  :: flyvevåben {n}, luftvåben {n}, luftstyrke {c}
air gun {n} (gun that propels a projective by compressed air)  :: luftgevær {n}
airline {n} (company that flies airplanes)  :: flyselskab {n}
airliner {n} (passenger aircraft)  :: passagerfly {n}
airmail {n} (the system of conveying mail using aircraft)  :: luftpost
air pistol {n} (pistol that propels a pellet)  :: luftpistol {c}
airplane {n} (powered aircraft)  :: flyvemaskine {c}, fly {n}
airport {n} (place designated for airplanes)  :: lufthavn
air raid {n} (attack)  :: luftangreb
air resistance {n} (Friction that slows things moving through air)  :: luftmodstand {c}
airship {n} (self-propelled lighter-than-air aircraft that can be steered) SEE: dirigible  ::
air strike {n} (attack by aircraft)  :: luftangreb
airtight {adj} (being impermeable to air or other gases)  :: lufttæt
airtime {n} (duration of transmission)  :: sendetid
air-to-air missile {n} (missile)  :: luft-til-luft-missil {n}
airway {n} (trachea) SEE: trachea  ::
ajar {adv} (slightly turned or opened)  :: på klem, klem
ajar {adj} (slightly turned or opened)  :: på klem
Ajax {prop} (either of two heroes of the Trojan War)  :: Ajax
AKA {prep} (also known as)  :: alias [adverb]
Akkadian {prop} (Semitic language)  :: akkadisk
-al {suffix} (aldehyde)  :: -al
Alabama {prop} (U.S. State)  :: Alabama
alabaster {n} (variety of gypsum)  :: alabast {n} {c}
Alan {prop} (male given name)  :: Allan
Aland {prop} (archipelago)  :: Ålandsøerne {c-p}
alanine {n} (nonessential amino acid; C3H7NO2)  :: alanin
alarm clock {n} (type of clock)  :: vækkeur {n}
alarmingly {adv} (in an alarming manner, frighteningly. In a way the induces fear or concern)  :: alarmerende
alas {interj} (exclamation of sorrow, etc.)  :: ak
Alaska {prop} (US state)  :: Alaska
Alban {prop} (male given name)  :: Alban
Albania {prop} (country in south-eastern Europe)  :: Albanien
Albanian {prop} (language)  :: albansk {c}
Albany {prop} (capital of New York)  :: Albany
albatross {n} (seabird)  :: albatros {c}
albatross {n} (three under par)  :: albatros {c}
albeit {conj} (despite its being; although)  :: omend, selv om
Albert {prop} (male given name)  :: Albert
Alberta {prop} (province)  :: Alberta
Albin {prop} (male given name)  :: Albin
albino {n} (one congenitally lacking melanin)  :: albino
albumen {n} (white part of an egg)  :: hvide {c}, æggehvide {c}
alchemist {n} (one who practices alchemy)  :: alkymist {c}
alcid {n} (seabird of the family Alcidae - an alcid)  :: alkefugl {c}
alcohol {n} (organic chemistry sense)  :: alkohol
alcohol {n} (intoxicating beverage)  :: alkohol
alcohol abuse {n} (abuse caused by excessive drinking of alcohol)  :: alkoholmisbrug {n} {c}
alcohol-free {adj} (containing no alcohol)  :: alkoholfri
alcoholic {n} (a person addicted to alcohol)  :: alkoholiker
alcoholic {n} (one who abuses alcohol)  :: alkoholiker
alcoholism {n} (chronic disease)  :: alkoholisme
alcove {n} (small recessed area)  :: alkove {c}, niche {c}
aldehyde {n} (organic compound of the general formula R·CHO)  :: aldehyd
alder {n} (any tree or shrub of the genus Alnus)  :: el
ale {n} (beer produced by warm fermentation)  :: lyst øl {c}
Alejandro {prop} (cognates of Alejandro) SEE: Alexander  ::
Alexander {prop} (male given name)  :: Alexander
Alexandra {prop} (female given name)  :: Alexandra
Alexandria {prop} (city in Egypt)  :: Alexandria
Alfonso {prop} (male given name)  :: Alfons
Alfred {prop} (Male given name)  :: Alfred
alga {n} (any of many aquatic photosynthetic organisms)  :: alge {c}
algebra {n} (system for computation)  :: algebra {c}
algebra {n} (study of algebraic structures)  :: algebra {c}
algebraic geometry {n} (branch of mathematics that studies solutions of systems of algebraic equations using both algebra and geometry)  :: algebraisk geometri {c}
algebraic structure {n} (sets with operations)  :: algebraisk struktur {c}
Algeria {prop} (country)  :: Algeriet {n}
Algerian {adj} (of Algeria or its people)  :: algerisk
Algiers {prop} (the capital of Algeria)  :: Algier
algorithm {n} (well-defined procedure)  :: algoritme {c}
algorithmic {adj} (relating to an algorithm)  :: algoritmisk
Ali Baba {prop} (a fictional character)  :: Ali Baba
alibi {n} (criminal legal defense)  :: alibi
Alice {prop} (female given name)  :: Alice
alien {n} (foreigner)  :: udlænding {c}
alien {n} (life form of non-Earth origin)  :: rumvæsen {n}, alien {c}
alien {adj} (not belonging to the same country)  :: udenlandsk
alien {adj} (very unfamiliar)  :: fremmedartet
alien {adj}  :: ikkejordisk
alienate {v} (to estrange)  :: fremmedgøre
alimony {n} (a court-enforced allowance)  :: hustrubidrag {n}
a little {adv} (to a small extent or degree)  :: lidt, en smule
a little bird told me {phrase} (idiomatic)  :: jeg har hørt om en lille fugl synge om
Al Jazeera {prop} (Arabic satellite TV news channel)  :: Al-Jazeera
alkali {n} (class of caustic bases)  :: alkali {n}
alkali metal {n} (soft, light, reactive metals of Group 1 of the periodic table)  :: alkalimetal {n}
alkaline {adj} (of or relating to an alkali)  :: alkalisk
alkaline {adj} (having a pH greater than 7)  :: alkalisk
alkaline earth metal {n} (any element of group II of the periodic table)  :: jordalkalimetal {n}
alkalinity {n} (state of being alkaline)  :: alkalitet {c}
alkane {n} (saturated hydrocarbon of formula CnH2n+2)  :: alkan {c}
alkekengi {n} (bladder cherry) SEE: bladder cherry  ::
alkyne {n} (hydrocarbon containing at least one carbon-carbon triple bond)  :: alkyn
all {adv} (intensifier)  :: fuldstændig, aldeles
all {adv} (apiece)  :: hver, per styk
all {determiner} (every individual of the given class)  :: [before a countable noun] alle, [before an uncountable noun] al {c}, alt {n}
all {determiner} (throughout the whole of (a stated period of time))  :: hele
all {n} (everything possible)  :: alt
all {pron} (everyone) SEE: everyone  ::
all {pron} (everything) SEE: everything  ::
Allah {prop} (God, in Islam)  :: Allah
all and sundry {pron}  :: alle og enhver, Gud og hvermand
all but {adv} (very nearly)  :: næsten
all ears {adj} (listening intensely)  :: lutter øre
all ears {adj} (awaiting explanation)  :: lutter øre
allegation {n} (an assertion or accusation)  :: påstand
alleged {adj} (asserted)  :: påstået
alleged {adj} (supposed)  :: antaget
allegedly {adv} (according to someone's allegation)  :: angivelig
allegement {n} (allegation) SEE: allegation  ::
allergy {n} (disorder of the immune system)  :: allergi {c}
alleviate {v} (make less severe)  :: lindre [of pain], mildne [of pain], hjælpe på [of pain], lette (make easier), dulme [of pain], tage brodden af [of pain]
alley {n} (narrow street)  :: gyde {c}
alleyway {n} (narrow street)  :: gyde {c}
All Hallows' Day {prop} (All Saints' Day) SEE: All Saints' Day  ::
alliance {n} (state of being allied)  :: forbund {n}, sammenslutning {c}, alliance {c}
alligator {n} (large amphibious reptile of genus Alligator)  :: alligator {c}
all in all {adv} (generally)  :: alt i alt
alliteration {n} (The repetition of consonants)  :: allitteration {c}
allocation {n} (The process or procedure for allocating things, especially money or other resources.)  :: allokering
all of a sudden {adv} (colloquial: suddenly, see also: suddenly)  :: pludselig
all of the sudden {adv} (all of a sudden) SEE: all of a sudden  ::
all one's eggs in one basket {n} (the state of having invested in one area only)  :: alt på ét kort, alt på ét bræt
allow {v} (to grant, give, admit, accord, afford, or yield; to let one have)  :: tillade
allow {v} (to acknowledge; to accept as true; to concede; to accede to an opinion)  :: acceptere
allow {v} (to permit)  :: tillade
allow {v} (to let something happen, to admit, to concede)  :: tillade
allow {v} (to make allowance)  :: tillade
allowance {n} (a child's allowance; pocket money) SEE: pocket money  ::
alloy {n} (metal combined of more elements)  :: legering {c}
all right {adj} (good)  :: i orden
all rights reserved {phrase} (copyright notice formula)  :: alle rettigheder forbeholdes
all roads lead to Rome {proverb} (different paths can take to the same goal)  :: alle veje fører til Rom
All Saints Day {prop} (All Saints Day) SEE: All Saints' Day  ::
All Saints' Day {prop} (feast day)  :: allehelgensdag
allspice {n} (spice)  :: allehånde {c}
all that glitters is not gold {proverb} (things that appear valuable or worthwhile might not actually be so)  :: det er ikke alt guld, som skinner, de er ikke alle venner, som smiler, det er ikke alt guld som glimrer
all things being equal {adv} (without considering external factors)  :: alt andet lige
all things come to those who wait {proverb} (good things come to those who wait) SEE: good things come to those who wait  ::
all too {adv} (way too) SEE: way too  ::
alluring {adj} (having to power to allure)  :: tillokkende, forførende, dragende
allusion {n} (indirect reference, hint)  :: hentydning {c}
Alma {prop} (female given name)  :: Alma
almanac {n} (book or table listing astronomical, nautical or other events for the year)  :: almanak {c}
almighty {adj} (unlimited in might)  :: almægtig
almond {n} (nut)  :: mandel
almost {adv} (very close to)  :: næsten
almost doesn't count {proverb} (near success (or correctness) is not deemed success (or correctness))  :: lige ved og næsten slår ingen mand af hesten
alms {n} (something given to the poor as charity)  :: almisse {c}
almsgiver {n} (giver of alms)  :: almissegiver {c} [obsolete]
aloha {interj} (hello) SEE: hello  ::
aloha {interj} (goodbye) SEE: goodbye  ::
alone {adv}  :: alene , udelukkende , kun
along {prep} (by the length of; in a line with the length of; lengthwise next to)  :: langs
along {prep} (in a line with, with a progressive motion on; onward on; forward on)  :: hen ad
along {adv} (in company, together)  :: med
along {adv} (onward, forward)  :: fremad
alongside {adv} (along the side; by the side; side by side with)  :: [nautical] langskibs
aloof {adj} (reserved and remote; either physically or emotionally distant)  :: reserveret, menneskesky
a lot {adv} (very much)  :: meget
alpaca {n} (camelid animal of the Andes)  :: alpaka {c}
alpha {n} (name of the letter Α, α)  :: alfa {n}
alphabet {n} (an ordered set of letters used in a language)  :: alfabet {n}
alphabetic {adj} (alphabetical) SEE: alphabetical  ::
alphabetical {adj} (pertaining to the alphabet)  :: alfabetisk
alphabetical {adj} (in the sequence of the letters of the alphabet)  :: alfabetisk
alphabetisation {n} (act of arranging in alphabetical order)  :: alfabetisering
Alpha Centauri {prop} (brightest star in the southern constellation of Centaurus)  :: Alfa Centauri
alpha female {n} (dominant female animal)  :: alfahun {c}
alpha female {n} (self-assured and strong woman)  :: alfahun {c}
alpha male {n} (dominant male animal)  :: alfahan {c}
alphanumeric {adj} (consisting of letters and numbers)  :: alfanumerisk
alphanumerical {adj} (alphanumeric) SEE: alphanumeric  ::
alpha particle {n} (positively charged nucleus)  :: alfapartikel {c}
alpine chough {n} (alpine chough)  :: alpeallike {c}
Alps {prop} (a mountain range in Western Europe)  :: Alperne, Alper
al-Qaeda {prop} (The global network of militant Islamic extremists.)  :: Al-Qaida
al-Quds {prop} (Jerusalem) SEE: Jerusalem  ::
already {adv} (prior to some time)  :: allerede
Alsace {prop} (region on the west bank of the upper Rhine)  :: Alsace [French region], Elsass [German region]
also {adv} (in addition; besides; as well; further; too)  :: også
also known as {adv} (used to introduce an alternative name) SEE: AKA  ::
Altai Krai {prop} (federal subject of Russia)  :: Altaj kraj
Altai Republic {prop} (federal subject of Russia)  :: Altai
altar {n} (flat-topped structure used for religious rites)  :: alter {n}
alternate universe {n} (hypothetical world) SEE: parallel universe  ::
alternating current {n} (electric current that reverses direction periodically)  :: vekselstrøm {c}
alternation {n} (ablaut) SEE: ablaut  ::
alternative {adj} (Relating to a choice)  :: alternativ
alternative {adj} (other)  :: alternativ
although {conj} (in spite of the fact that)  :: selvom, selv om, skønt
altitude {n} (distance measured perpendicularly from a figure's vertex to the opposite side of the vertex)  :: højde {c}
alto saxophone {n} (saxophone smaller than tenor)  :: altsax {c}, altsaxofon {c}
altruism {n} (policy that benefits others' interests)  :: altruisme
altruistic {adj} (regardful of others; beneficent; unselfish)  :: altruistisk, uegennyttig
aluminium {n} (silvery metal)  :: aluminium {n}
aluminium foil {n} (thin sheets of aluminium)  :: alufolie {n} {c}, sølvpapir {n}
aluminium paper {n} (aluminium foil) SEE: aluminium foil  ::
aluminum {n} (aluminium) SEE: aluminium  ::
alveolar {adj} (formed with the tongue touching or approaching the ridge behind the upper teeth)  :: alveolær
alveolar {n} (an alveolar consonant)  :: alveolar {c}
Alvin {prop} (male given name meaning "elf friend")  :: Alvin
always {adv} (at all times)  :: altid
always {adv} (constantly during a certain period, or regularly at stated intervals)  :: altid
Alzheimer's disease {n} (mental disorder from brain tissue changes)  :: Alzheimers sygdom
amalgam {n} (alloy)  :: amalgam {n}
Amanda {prop} (female given name)  :: Amanda
amanita {n} (mushroom of the genus Amanita)  :: fluesvamp {c}
amateur {n} (person attached to a pursuit without pursuing it professionally)  :: amatør {c}
amateur {n} (someone unqualified)  :: amatør {c}
amateur radio {n} (hobby)  :: amatørradio {c}
amazing {adj} (very good) SEE: good  ::
Amazon {prop} (river)  :: Amazonfloden
amœba {n} (amoeba) SEE: amoeba  ::
ambassador {n} (minister)  :: ambassadør {c}
ambassador {n} (representative)  :: ambassadør {c}
amber {n} (fossil resin)  :: rav {n}
amber {n} (colour)  :: ravfarve {c}
amber {n} (traffic light colour)  :: gul
amber {adj} (of a brownish yellow colour)  :: ravfarvet, ravgul, ravgylden
amber {n} (ambergris) SEE: ambergris  ::
ambergris {n} (waxy substance produced by sperm whales)  :: ambra {c}
ambigram {n} (design that reads as the same word or phrase in two different orientations)  :: ambigram
ambiguity {n} (something liable to more than one interpretation)  :: tvetydighed {c}
ambiguous {adj} (open to multiple interpretations)  :: tvetydig, flertydig, dobbelttydig
ambiguous {adj} (vague and unclear)  :: dunkel, forblommet
ambitious {adj} (possessing, or controlled by, ambition)  :: ambitiøs
ambrosia {n} (food of gods or delicious foods)  :: ambrosia
ambulance {n} (emergency vehicle)  :: ambulance {c}
Amelia {prop} (female given name)  :: Amalie
ameliorate {v} (to make better)  :: forbedre
amelioration {n} (act of making better)  :: forbedre
amelioration {n} (improvement)  :: forbedring
amen {adv} (so be it)  :: amen
amendment {n} (correction or addition to a law)  :: lovændring {c}
amendment {n} (that which is added)  :: tilføjelse {c}, ændring {c}
amerce {v} (to make an exaction) SEE: punish  ::
America {prop} (United States of America) SEE: United States of America  ::
America {prop} (Americas) SEE: Americas  ::
American {n} (inhabitant of the Americas)  :: amerikaner {c}
American {n} (person born in or citizen of the USA)  :: amerikaner {c}
American {adj} (of or pertaining to the Americas)  :: amerikansk
American {adj} (of or pertaining to the U.S. or its culture)  :: amerikansk
American bison {n} (mammal)  :: amerikansk bison
American black vulture {n} (black vulture) SEE: black vulture  ::
American Dream {n} (determination)  :: den amerikanske drøm
American Dream {n} (philosophy)  :: den amerikanske drøm
American English {prop} (English of the United States)  :: amerikansk engelsk
American football {n} (American football)  :: amerikansk fodbold
American kestrel {n} (species)  :: amerikansk tårnfalk {c}
American pokeweed {n} (pokeweed) SEE: pokeweed  ::
American Samoa {prop} (US overseas territory in Oceania)  :: Amerikansk Samoa
American Sign Language {prop} (language that uses hands, facial expressions, and other bodily behavior to communicate)  :: amerikansk tegnsprog
Americas {prop} (North and South America)  :: Amerika
americium {n} (chemical element with atomic number 95)  :: americium
amiable {adj} (friendly as an amiable temper or mood)  :: elskværdig
amiable {adj} (possessing sweetness of disposition)  :: elskværdig
amicable {adj} (showing friendliness or goodwill)  :: venskabelig, fredelig
amigo {n} (friend) SEE: friend  ::
amine {n} (organic compound containing an amine functional group)  :: amin {c}
amino acid {n} (any organic compound containing amino and carboxylic acid)  :: aminosyre {c}
amino acid {n} (any of the twenty α-amino acids)  :: aminosyre {c}
amiss {adj} (wrong) SEE: wrong  ::
am I under arrest {phrase} (am I under arrest?)  :: er jeg anholdt, er jeg arresteret
Amman {prop} (the capital of Jordan)  :: Amman
ammeter {n} (device that measures an electric current)  :: amperemeter {n}
ammunition {n} (articles used in charging firearms)  :: ammunition
amnesia {n} (loss of memory)  :: amnesi {c}, hukommelsestab {n}
amnesty {n} (act of the sovereign power)  :: amnesti
amoeba {n} (member of a genus of unicellular protozoa)  :: amøbe {c}
among {prep} (mingling or intermixing)  :: mellem, blandt
among other things {adv} (inter alia) SEE: inter alia  ::
amorphous {adj} (physics: in the non-crystalline state of solid)  :: amorf
Amos {prop} (figure mentioned in the Old Testament)  :: Amos
Amos {prop} (book of the Old Testament)  :: Amos
amount {n} (number of elements in a set) SEE: number  ::
amount {n} (total or sum of items)  :: antal {n}, sum {c}, beløb {n} [money], mængde {c}
amount {n} (quantity or volume)  :: mål {n}, mængde {c}
amount {v} (to total or evaluate)  :: beløbe sig, løbe op, være det samme, være ensbetydende
amount {v}  :: blive
amount of substance {n} (amount of substance)  :: stofmængde {c}
amperage {n} (electric current) SEE: current  ::
ampersand {n} (the symbol &)  :: og-tegn
ampersat {n} (at sign) SEE: at sign  ::
amphibian {n} (vertebrate)  :: amfibium {n}
amphitheater {n} (classical amphitheatre)  :: amfiteater {n}
amphitheatre {n} (an open, outdoor theatre)  :: amfiteater {n}
ampholyte {n} (amphoteric electrolyte)  :: amfolyt {c}
ample {adj} (large; great in size)  :: stor, vid
ample {adj} (fully sufficient; abundant)  :: rigelig
ample {adj} (not contracted or brief; not concise)  :: fyldig
amplifier {n} (anything that amplifies)  :: forstærker {c}
Amsterdam {prop} (capital of the Netherlands)  :: Amsterdam
amulet {n} (protective charm)  :: amulet {c}
Amur {prop} (the river between the Far East Russia and China)  :: Amur
amusement {n} (entertainment)  :: underholdning {c}
amygdala {n} (region of the brain)  :: amygdala {c}, mandelkerne {c}
amylase {n} (enzyme, present in saliva, that breaks down carbohydrates such as starch)  :: amylase
amylum {n} (amylum) SEE: starch  ::
an {article} (indefinite article)  :: en {c}, et {n}
an {prep} (in each; to or for each; per)  :: pr., om
anabolism {n} (the constructive metabolism of the body)  :: anabolisme
anaconda {n} (any of various large nonvenomous snake of the genus Eunectes)  :: anakonda {c}
anaesthesia {n} (loss of bodily sensation)  :: anæstesi, narkose {c}
anagram {n} (word or phrase created by rearranging letters from another word or phrase)  :: anagram
analgesic {n} (medicine that reduces pain)  :: lokalbedøvelse {c}, analgetikum {n}
analphabet {n} (illiterate)  :: analfabet {c}
analphabetism {n} (analphabetism)  :: analfabetisme {c}
anal sex {n} (sex involving the anus)  :: analsex {c}, analt samleje {n}
analysis {n} (decomposition into components in order to study)  :: analyse {c}
analysis {n} (in mathematics)  :: analyse {c}
analysis {n} (chemistry: process of breaking down a substance or the result of this process)  :: analyse {c}
ananas {n} (pineapple) SEE: pineapple  ::
Anapa {prop} (city)  :: Anapa
an apple a day {n} (healthy eating and living)  :: et æble om dagen
an apple a day keeps the doctor away {proverb} (apples are good for you)  :: et æble om dagen holder doktoren borte
anarchism {n} (belief that proposes the absence and abolition of government in all forms)  :: anarkisme
anarcho-capitalism {n} (philosophy that advocates the elimination of the state and a self-regulating free market)  :: anarkokapitalisme
anarchy {n} (absence of any form of political authority or government)  :: anarki {n}
anarchy {n} (political disorder and confusion)  :: anarki {n}
Anatolia {prop} (peninsula of Western Asia)  :: Anatolien
anatomically {adv} (pertaining to anatomy)  :: anatomisk
anatomy {n} (art of studying the different parts of any organized body)  :: anatomi {c}
ancestor {n} (one from whom a person is descended)  :: forfader {c}, stamfader {c}
anchor {n} (tool to moor a vessel into sea bottom)  :: anker
anchorman {n} (TV host)  :: programvært, ankermand, tv-vært, studievært
anchorwoman {n} (female anchorperson)  :: programværtinde, tv-værtinde, studieværtinde
anchovy {n} (small saltwater fish)  :: ansjos {c}
ancient {adj} (having lasted from a remote period)  :: urgammel
Ancient Greece {prop} (The ancient civilization of the Mediterranean)  :: Oldtidens Grækenland
Ancient Greek {prop} (the Greek language of classical antiquity)  :: oldgræsk
Ancient Rome {prop} (civilization associated with Rome from the 9th century BC to the 5th century AD)  :: Antikkens Rom
ancillary {adj} (subordinate, secondary, auxiliary, accessory)  :: sekundær, underordnet
and {conj} (used to connect two similar words, phrases, et cetera)  :: og
and {conj} (used at the end of a list to indicate the last item)  :: og
Andalusian {n} (someone from Andalusia)  :: andalusier {c}
Andersen {prop} (surname)  :: Andersen
Andersenian {adj} (concerning HCA)  :: andersensk
Anderson {prop} (surname meaning "son of Andrew")  :: Andersen
and/or {conj} (inclusive "or")  :: og/eller
Andorra {prop} (country)  :: Andorra
Andorra la Vella {prop} (capital of Andorra)  :: Andorra la Vella
Andrew {prop} (the Apostle)  :: Andreas
Andrew {prop} (male given name)  :: Andreas, Anders
androgyne {n} (a person who is androgynous)  :: androgyn
androgynous {adj} (having sex organs of both genders) SEE: hermaphroditic  ::
android {n} (robot with human form)  :: androide {c}
android {adj} (possessing human qualities)  :: android
Andromeda {prop} (mythical daughter of Cepheus)  :: Andromeda
and so forth {phrase} (indicating a list continues similarly)  :: og så videre, osv.
and so on {phrase} (indicating a list continues) SEE: and so forth  ::
and the like {phrase} (and the like)  :: og lignende (og lign., o.l., o.lign., o. lign
and whatnot {phrase} (and whatnot)  :: og jeg skal komme efter dig
anecdote {n} (short account of an incident)  :: anekdote {c}
anemia {n} (medical condition with decreased oxygen transport)  :: blodmangel
anemone {n} (sea anemone) SEE: sea anemone  ::
anemone {n} (any plant of genus anemone)  :: anemone {c}
anesthesia {n} (loss of bodily sensation)  :: anæstesi
a new broom sweeps clean {proverb} (new management will often make radical changes)  :: nye koste fejer bedst
Angara {prop} (river in Russia)  :: Angara
angel {n} (messenger from a deity)  :: engel {c}
angel {n} (in Christian angelology, the lowest order of angels)  :: engel {c}
angel {n} (selfless person)  :: engel {c}
angelica {n} (plants of genus Angelica)  :: kvan, kvaner
angel of death {n} (personification of death in fiction and in art)  :: dødsengel {c}
angel passes {phrase} (used to denote an awkward pause)  :: der gik en engel gennem stuen [lit.: an angel went through the living room]
anger {n} (A strong feeling of displeasure, hostility or antagonism towards someone or something)  :: vrede {c}
Angkor Wat {prop} (Cambodian temple complex)  :: Angkor Wat
angle {n} (geometrical figure)  :: vinkel {c}
angle {n} (measure of such a figure)  :: vinkel {c}
angle {n} (corner where two walls intersect)  :: hjørne {n}
angle {n} (viewpoint)  :: vinkel {c}, synsvinkel {c}, synspunkt {n}, perspektiv {n}
angle {v} (place (something) at an angle)  :: vinkle
angle bisector {n} (ray that divides an angle into two equal parts)  :: vinkelhalveringslinje {c}, vinkelhalveringslinie {c}
angle grinder {n} (power tool)  :: vinkelsliber {c}
anglerfish {n} (fish of the bony fish order Lophiiformes)  :: tudsefisk {c}
Anglican Communion {prop} (worldwide network of churches)  :: anglikanske kommunion {c}
Anglicanism {n} (beliefs and practices of the Anglican Church)  :: anglikanisme {c}
Anglophile {n} (person who loves or admires the country, culture or people of England)  :: anglofil
Anglo-Saxon {prop} (Old English) SEE: Old English  ::
Anglo-Saxon {n} (Germanic peoples inhabiting medieval England)  :: angelsaksere {c-p}
Anglo-Saxon {adj} (related to the Anglo-Saxon peoples or language)  :: angelsaksisk
Anglo-Saxon {adj} (related to nations which speak primarily English)  :: angelsaksisk
Angola {prop} (country in Southern Africa)  :: Angola
angry {adj} (displaying anger)  :: vred, sur
angstrom {n} (A very small unit of length, 10-10 m)  :: ångstrøm {c}
Anguilla {prop} (British overseas territory in the Caribbean)  :: Anguilla
angular momentum {n} (angular momentum)  :: impulsmoment {n}
angular velocity {n} (angle turned in a given time)  :: vinkelhastighed {c}
animal {n} (organism)  :: dyr {n}
animal {adj} (of animals)  :: dyrisk
animal husbandry {n} (management and care of farm animals)  :: dyrehold {n}, husdyrhold {n}
animality {n} (animal kingdom) SEE: animal kingdom  ::
animal kingdom {n} (Regnum Animalia)  :: dyreriget {n} [definite form]
anime {n} (an animated work originated in Japan)  :: anime
anise {n} (plant)  :: anis
anise {n} (fennel) SEE: fennel  ::
anisomorphism {n} (differences between two languages)  :: anisomorfisme
Ankara {prop} (capital of Turkey)  :: Ankara
ankh {n} (cross shaped like a T with a loop at the top)  :: hankekors {n}, ankh
ankle {n} (joint between foot and leg)  :: ankel
anlaut {n} (The first sound of a word (word-initial position) or syllable (syllable-initial position))  :: indlyd {c}
Ann {prop} (female given name)  :: Anna {c}
Anna {prop} (given name) SEE: Ann  ::
Anna {prop} (biblical prophetess)  :: Anna
Annam {prop} (the former name of Vietnam)  :: Annam
Anne {prop} (given name) SEE: Ann  ::
annex {n} (addition, an extension)  :: bilag
annex {n} (addition of territory) SEE: annexation  ::
annexation {n} (addition or incorporation of something)  :: annektion, annektering {c}
annihilate {v} (to reduce to nothing, to destroy, to eradicate)  :: annihilere, tilintetgøre
anniversary {n} (day an exact number of years since an event)  :: årsdag {c}
anniversary {n} (wedding anniversary)  :: bryllupsdag {c}
anno Domini {n} (in the year of our Lord) SEE: Anno Domini  ::
Anno Domini {adv} (in the year of our Lord)  :: Anno Domini
annoying {v} (causing irritation or annoyance; troublesome; vexatious)  :: irriterende
annual {adj} (happening once a year)  :: årlig
annually {adv} (once every year)  :: årlig, årligt
annulment {n} (act or instance of annulling)  :: annullation {c}, annullering {c}
annulment {n} (invalidation; declaration of something as being invalid)  :: annullation {c}
annulment {n} (total destruction)  :: annullation {c}, annullering {c}
Annunciation {prop} (Christianity)  :: Mariæ bebudelsesdag {c}
anoda {determiner} (another) SEE: another  ::
anonymity {n} (the quality or state of being anonymous)  :: anonymitet {c}
anonymous {adj} (wanting a name, not named and determined)  :: anonym, ukendt
anonymous {adj} (without any name (of responsible agent) acknowledged)  :: anonym
anonymous {adj} (of unknown name; whose name is withheld)  :: anonym
anopia {n} (medical condition)  :: anopsi, anopi
anorak {n} (heavy weatherproof jacket)  :: anorak {c}
anorexia {n} (anorexia nervosa) SEE: anorexia nervosa  ::
anorexia {n} (loss of appetite)  :: anoreksi
anorexia nervosa {n} (disorder)  :: anoreksi
another {determiner} (one more, in addition to a former number)  :: en til, endnu en
another {determiner} (not the same; different)  :: en anden
another {determiner} (any or some)  :: nogen
an ounce of prevention is better than a pound of cure {proverb} (prevention is better than cure) SEE: prevention is better than cure  ::
answer {n} (response)  :: svar {n}
answer {n} (solution)  :: løsning {c}, svar {n}
answer {n} (reply to e-mail)  :: svar {n}
answer {v} (to make a reply or response to)  :: svare
answering machine {n} (device that automatically records voice mail)  :: telefonsvarer
answerphone {n} (answering machine) SEE: answering machine  ::
ant {n} (insect)  :: myre {c}
Antabuse {n} (medicine for the treatment of alcoholism)  :: antabus {c}
Antananarivo {prop} (city)  :: Antananarivo
Antarctica {prop} (southernmost continent)  :: Antarktis
Antarctic Peninsula {prop} (the northernmost part of the mainland of Antarctica)  :: Antarktiske halvø {c}
Antares {prop} (star)  :: Antares
anteater {n} (mammal)  :: myresluger {c}
antelope {n} (mammal of the family Bovidae)  :: antilope
antelope {n} (pronghorn) SEE: pronghorn  ::
antenna {n} (device to receive or transmit radio signals) SEE: aerial  ::
antepenultimate {adj} (two before the last)  :: antepenultimær, tredjesidst or trediesidst
anthem {n} (national anthem)  :: nationalsang {c}
anthology {n} (collection of literary works)  :: antologi {c}
Anthony {prop} (given name)  :: Anton
anthracite {n} (type of coal)  :: antracit {c}
anthrax {n} (disease)  :: miltbrand
anthropologic {adj} (anthropological) SEE: anthropological  ::
anthropological {adj} (relating to anthropology)  :: antropologisk
anthropology {n} (the study of humanity)  :: antropologi {c}
anthropomorphic {adj} (having the form of a person)  :: antropomorf
anthropomorphic {adj} (given human attributes)  :: antropomorf
anthroposophic {adj} (of or pertaining to anthroposophy)  :: antroposofisk
anthroposophy {n} (a spiritual philosophy)  :: antroposofi {c}
antibiotic {n} (substance that destroys or inhibits bacteria)  :: antiobiotikum {n}
antibiotic {adj} (of or relating to antibiotics)  :: antibiotisk
antibody {n} (protein that binds to a specific antigen)  :: antistof {n}
anticipate {v} (to know of something before it manifests)  :: forudse
anticlockwise {adj} (in the opposite direction to the hands of an analogue clock)  :: mod uret
anticlockwisely {adv} (anticlockwise) SEE: anticlockwise  ::
antidepressant {n} (agent that prevents or counteracts depression)  :: antidepressiv
antidepression {adj} (antidepressant) SEE: antidepressant  ::
antidepressive {adj} (antidepressant) SEE: antidepressant  ::
antidepressive {n} (antidepressant) SEE: antidepressant  ::
antiderivative {n} (function whose derivative is a given function)  :: stamfunktion {c}
antidotary {n} (antidote) SEE: antidote  ::
antidote {n} (remedy to counteract a poison)  :: modgift {c}
Antigua and Barbuda {prop} (country)  :: Antigua og Barbuda
antimatter {n} (matter composed of antiparticles)  :: antistof {n}
antimony {n} (chemical element)  :: antimon
antinatural {adj} (unnatural) SEE: unnatural  ::
antioxidant {n} (substance that slows oxidation)  :: antioxidant {c}
antioxidative {adj} (antioxidant) SEE: antioxidant  ::
antioxygen {adj} (antioxidant) SEE: antioxidant  ::
antioxygenic {adj} (antioxidant) SEE: antioxidant  ::
antipodist {n} (one who juggles using his or her feet lying down)  :: fodjonglør {c}
antipope {n} (person who claims to be pope)  :: modpave {c}
antirrhinum {n} (snapdragon) SEE: snapdragon  ::
anti-Semite {n} (anti-Semite)  :: antisemit {c}
Antoinette {prop} (female given name from French Antoinette)  :: Antoinette
Antonia {prop} (female given name)  :: Antonie
Antonio {prop} (male given name) SEE: Anthony  ::
Antony {prop} (male given name) SEE: Anthony  ::
antonym {n} (word which has the opposite meaning)  :: antonym {n}
antonymy {n} (semantic relation between antonyms)  :: antonymi
Antwerp {prop} (province)  :: Antwerpen
Antwerp {prop} (city)  :: Antwerpen
anus {n} (lower opening of the digestive tract)  :: endetarmsåbning, anus
anvil {n} (block used in blacksmithing)  :: ambolt {c}
anvil {n} (bone in inner ear)  :: ambolt {c}
anxietude {n} (anxiety) SEE: anxiety  ::
anxiety {n} (concern)  :: angst {c}
anxiety {n} (eager desire)  :: iver
anxiety {n} (pathological condition)  :: angst {c}
anxious {adj} (full of anxiety)  :: urolig
anxious {adj} (accompanied with anxiety; worrying)  :: urovækkende
anxious {adj} (earnestly desirous)  :: ivrig (efter), opsat (på), spændt (på)
anxiousness {n} (anxiety) SEE: anxiety  ::
Anya {prop} (female given name)  :: Anja
anybody {pron} (anyone) SEE: anyone  ::
anyone {pron} (anybody)  :: nogen, hvemsomhelst
anyplace {adv} (anywhere) SEE: anywhere  ::
anyroad {adv} (anyway) SEE: anyway  ::
anytime {interj} (you're welcome) SEE: you're welcome  ::
anytime {adv} (at any time)  :: når som helst
anyway {adv} (used to indicate change of subject)  :: hvorom alting er
anywhere {adv} (any place)  :: hvorsomhelst
Aomen {prop} (Macau) SEE: Macau  ::
aorist {n} (a grammatical aspect)  :: aorist {c}
aoristic {adj} (aorist) SEE: aorist  ::
aorta {n} (great artery)  :: aorta, hovedpulsåre
Aosta {prop} (city in Italy)  :: Aosta
Apache {n} (Apache people)  :: apache {c}
Apache {n} (Apache person)  :: apache {c}
Apache {n} (Parisian gangster)  :: apache {c}
apanage {n} (grant as a birthright)  :: apanage {c}
apart {adv} (apart from) SEE: apart from  ::
apart from {prep} (except for)  :: bortset fra
apartment {n} (domicile occupying part of a building)  :: lejlighed {c}
apatheticness {n} (apathy) SEE: apathy  ::
apathy {n} (lack of emotion or motivation)  :: apati {c}
ape {n} (animal)  :: abe {c}
Apennines {prop} (mountain range)  :: Appenninerne
apex court {n} (supreme court) SEE: supreme court  ::
aphasia {n} (pathological speech disorder)  :: afasi {c}
aphorism {n} (short phrase conveying some principle or concept of thought)  :: aforisme {c}
aphrodisiac {adj} (intensifying sexual desire)  :: afrodisiakum
aphrodisiac {n} (food or drug)  :: afrodisiakum {n}
aphtha {n} (foot-and-mouth disease) SEE: foot-and-mouth disease  ::
Apia {prop} (capital of Samoa)  :: Apia
apiarist {n} (beekeeper) SEE: beekeeper  ::
apiculturalist {n} (beekeeper) SEE: beekeeper  ::
apiculturist {n} (beekeeper) SEE: beekeeper  ::
apnea {n} (cessation of breathing)  :: apnø {c}
Apocalypse {prop} (the written account of a revelation of hidden things given by God to a chosen prophet)  :: Åbenbaring {f}
Apocalypse {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Åbenbaring {f}
apocope {n} (loss or omission of a sound or syllable from the end of a word)  :: apokope {c}
Apollonia {prop} (female given name)  :: Abelone
apologia {n} (apology) SEE: apology  ::
apologian {n} (apologist) SEE: apologist  ::
apologism {n} (apology) SEE: apology  ::
apologist {n} (one who makes an apology)  :: undskylder {c}
apologist {n} (One who speaks or writes in defense of a faith)  :: forsvarer {c}, apologet {c}, skønmaler {c}
apology {n} (an expression of regret)  :: undskyldning {c}
apology {n} (formal justification, defence)  :: forsvar {n}
apophony {n} (alternation of sounds within a word) SEE: ablaut  ::
aposiopesis {n} (abrupt breaking-off in speech)  :: aposiopese
apostle {n} (pioneer) SEE: pioneer  ::
apostolic {adj} (pertaining to the apostles)  :: apostolisk
apostolic {adj} (according to the doctrines of the apostles)  :: apostolisk
apostolical {adj} (apostolic) SEE: apostolic  ::
apostolic succession {n} (chain of consecrations of bishops)  :: apostolisk succession {c}
apostrophe {n} (the character ’)  :: apostrof {c}
apostrophe {n} (sudden piece of dialogue)  :: apostrofe {c}
apothecary {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy  ::
apothecary {n} (pharmacist) SEE: pharmacist  ::
apparatus {n} (complex machine or instrument)  :: apparat {n}, maskineri {n}
apparatus {n} (assortment of tools or instruments)  :: apparat {n}, maskineri {n}
apparatus {n} (given system of procedures)  :: apparat {n}, maskineri {n}
apparatus {n} (bureaucratic organization)  :: apparat {n}, maskineri {n}
apparently {adv} (plainly)  :: åbenbart
apparently {adv} (seemingly)  :: tilsyneladende, åbenbart, øjensynlig
apparently {adv} (according to what the speaker has read or been told)  :: efter sigende
appeal {v} (to invoke) SEE: invoke  ::
appear {v} (to appear, to seem) SEE: look  ::
appear {v} (to appear) SEE: seem  ::
appellative {n} (common noun) SEE: common noun  ::
appendicitis {n} (inflamation of the vermiform appendix)  :: blindtarmsbetændelse
appendix {n} (text added to the end of a book or an article)  :: appendiks
appendix {n} (vermiform appendix)  :: blindtarm {c}
appetite {n} (desire of or relish for food)  :: appetit {c}, madlyst {c}
appetite {n} (any strong desire)  :: begær
apple {n} (fruit)  :: æble {n}
apple {n} (tree) SEE: apple tree  ::
apple juice {n} (the juice of apples, often used as a drink)  :: æblemost {c}, æblejuice {c}, æblesaft {c}
apple of discord {n} (object which sows anger and dissension)  :: stridens æble {n}
apple pie {n} (pie with apple filling)  :: æblekage {c}, æbletærte {c}
apple pie {n} (anything quintessentially American)  :: ærkeamerikansk
apple sauce {n} (nonsense) SEE: apple sauce  ::
apple sauce {n} (a food)  :: æblemos {c}
applesauce {n} (apple sauce) SEE: apple sauce  ::
apple seed {n} (the seed of the fruit of the Malus domestica (apple) tree)  :: æblekerne {c}
apple tree {n} (tree that bears apples)  :: æbletræ
applewood {n} (apple) SEE: apple  ::
applicant {n} (one who applies)  :: ansøger
applied mathematics {n} (area of mathematics)  :: anvendt matematik
apply {v} (employ, apply) SEE: use  ::
apply {v} (to be relevant to a specified individual)  :: gælde
appoint {v}  :: udnævne
apposition {n} (grammatical construction)  :: navnetillæg, navnesamstilling
appraise {v} (to set a value; to estimate the worth of)  :: vurdere
appreciate {v} (to be grateful for something)  :: værdsætte; sætte pris på
appreciate {v} (to value highly)  :: værdsætte
appreciate {v} (to be aware of)  :: forstå
appreciate {v} (to increase in value)  :: stige i værdi
apprentice {n} (one not well versed in a subject) SEE: newbie  ::
approach {v} (to come or go near, in place or time; to draw nigh; to advance nearer)  :: tilnærme, nærme
approach {n} (the way a plane lands at an airport)  :: indflyvning {c}, anflyvning {c}
appropinquation {n} (approach) SEE: approach  ::
approval {n} (permission)  :: godkendelse {c}
approval {n} (acceptance)  :: anerkendelse {c}
approximate {adj} (Approaching; proximate; nearly resembling)  :: nær
approximate {v} (to carry or advance near; to cause to approach)  :: nærme, tilnærme
approximate {v} (to come near to; to approach)  :: nærme, tilnærme
approximately {adv} (imprecise but close to in quantity or amount)  :: omtrent, tilnærmelsesvis
apricot {n} (fruit)  :: abrikos {c}
apricot {n} (tree)  :: abrikostræ {n}
apricot {n} (colour)  :: abrikosfarve {c}
apricot {adj} (colour)  :: abrikosfarvet
April {prop} (fourth month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: april
April fool {n} (practical joke played on April Fools' Day)  :: aprilsnar {c}
apron {n} (clothing)  :: forklæde {n}
apropos {prep} (regarding or concerning)  :: apropos
apropos {adv} (by the way)  :: apropos
apropos {adv} (timely, at a good time)  :: apropos
apse {n} (semicircular projection from a building)  :: apsis {m}, korrunding {m}
apse {n} (obsolete or dialectal: aspen tree) SEE: aspen  ::
apterous {adj} (wingless) SEE: wingless  ::
Apuleius {prop} (author in the Roman Empire)  :: Apulejus {m}
apurpose {adv} (on purpose) SEE: on purpose  ::
aqua- {prefix} (pertaining to water)  :: akva-, vand
aqua fortis {n} (nitric acid) SEE: nitric acid  ::
aquaponics {n} (system that combines aquaculture with hydroponics)  :: akvaponi {c}
Aquarian {n} (Aquarius) SEE: Aquarius  ::
aquarium {n} (tank for keeping fish)  :: akvarium {n}
Aquarius {prop} (constellation)  :: Vandmanden {c}
Aquarius {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Vandmanden
Aquarius {n} (Someone with a Aquarius star sign)  :: vandmand {c}
aquavit {n} (Scandinavian liquor)  :: akvavit {c}, snaps {c}, brændevin {c}
aqueduct {n} (an artificial channel conveying water)  :: akvædukt {c}
aquiline nose {n} (human nose with a hooked, bent shape)  :: romernæse {c}, ørnenæse {c}, krumnæse {c}
Aquitaine {prop} (region of France)  :: Aquitaine
Arab {adj} (of or pertaining to Arabs and their nations)  :: araber
Arab {n} (Semitic person)  :: araber {c}
Arabia {prop} (a peninsula between the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf;)  :: Arabien, Arabiske Halvø
Arabian camel {n} (dromedary) SEE: dromedary  ::
Arabian Peninsula {prop} (peninsula in the Middle East)  :: Den Arabiske Halvø
Arabian Sea {prop} (part of the Indian Ocean)  :: Arabiske Hav
Arabian tea {n} (khat) SEE: khat  ::
Arabic {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Arab countries or cultural behaviour)  :: arabisk {n}
Arabic {prop} (language)  :: arabisk
Arabic numeral {n} (any of the ten symbols from 0 through 9)  :: arabertal {n}
arable {adj} (suitable for cultivation)  :: dyrkbar
Arab Republic of Egypt {prop} (Official name of Egypt)  :: Den arabiske republik Egypten {c}, Den arabiske republik Ægypten {c}
arachnid {n} (eight-legged creature)  :: spindler {c}
arachnidan {n} (arachnid) SEE: arachnid  ::
Aragon {prop} (an autonomous community in Spain)  :: Aragonien
Aragonese {prop} (the language of Aragon)  :: aragonisk {n}
Aral Sea {prop} (Aral sea)  :: Aralsøen
Aramaean {prop} (Aramaic) SEE: Aramaic  ::
Aramaean {n} (member of a West Semitic semi-nomadic and pastoralist people)  :: aramæer {c}
Aramaic {prop} (the language)  :: aramæisk
Aramaic {adj} (pertaining to the language, alphabet, culture or poetry)  :: aramæisk
arbitrarily {adv} (in an arbitrary manner)  :: arbitrært, vilkårligt
arbitrarily {adv} (to an arbitrary degree)  :: vilkårlig, arbitrært
arbitrariously {adv} (arbitrarily) SEE: arbitrarily  ::
arbitrary {adj} (based on individual discretion or judgment)  :: arbitrær
arbitrary {adj} (determined by impulse)  :: vilkårlig
arbitrary {adj} (chosen at random)  :: arbitrær
arborway {n} (avenue) SEE: avenue  ::
arbutus {n} (strawberry tree) SEE: strawberry tree  ::
arc {n} (geometry: part of a curve)  :: bue
Arcadia {prop} (A district or a prefecture in the central and mid SE Peloponnese)  :: Arkadien
arc-connected {adj} (such that every doubleton is joined by an arc)  :: kurvesammenhængende
arch {n} (architectural element)  :: bue {c}
arch- {prefix} (chief, highest, most extreme)  :: ærke-
archaeologian {n} (archaeologist) SEE: archaeologist  ::
archaeologist {n} (someone who is skilled, professes or practices archaeology)  :: arkæolog {c}
archaeology {n} (scientific study of past remains)  :: arkæologi
archaic {adj} (old-fashioned or antiquated)  :: gammeldags, fortidig, arkaisk
archaicism {n} (archaism) SEE: archaism  ::
archaism {n} (archaic word, language)  :: arkaisme
archangel {n} (angel who leads other angels)  :: ærkeengel {c}
Archangel {prop} (Arkhangelsk) SEE: Arkhangelsk  ::
archbishop {n} (senior bishop)  :: ærkebiskop {c}, ærkebisp {c}
archbishopdom {n} (archbishopric) SEE: archbishopric  ::
archbishophood {n} (archbishopric) SEE: archbishopric  ::
archbishopric {n} (jurisdiction of an archbishop)  :: ærkebispedømme {c}, ærkestift {n}, ærkebispesæde {n}
archbishopship {n} (archbishopric) SEE: archbishopric  ::
archducal {adj} (pertaining to archdukes)  :: ærkehertugelig
archduchess {n} (daughter or granddaughter of the Emperor of Austria-Hungary)  :: ærkehertuginde {c}
archduchy {n} (territory of an archduke)  :: ærkehertugdømme {n}
archduke {n} (rank)  :: ærkehertug {c}
archenemy {n} (a principal enemy)  :: ærkefjende {c}
archeology {n} (archaeology) SEE: archaeology  ::
archeopteryx {n} (ancient bird)  :: archaeopteryx
archer {n} (one who shoots an arrow from a bow or a bolt from a crossbow)  :: bueskytte {c}
archery {n} (the practice)  :: bueskydning {c}
archfiend {n} (Satan) SEE: Satan  ::
archiepiscopality {n} (archbishopric) SEE: archbishopric  ::
archiepiscopate {n} (archbishopric) SEE: archbishopric  ::
archipelago {n} (group of islands)  :: øgruppe {c}
architect {n} (designer of buildings)  :: arkitekt
architecture {n} (art and science of designing buildings and other structures)  :: arkitektur {c}
archive {n} (place for storing earlier material)  :: arkiv {n}
archive {v} (to archive)  :: arkivere
arc lamp {n} (an electric arc arranged so as to produce useful light)  :: buelampe {c}, kulbuelampe {c}
arcminute {n} (minute of angle) SEE: minute of angle  ::
Arctic cod {n} (Arctogadus glacialis)  :: almindelig istorsk {c}, istorsk {c}
arctic hare {n} (Lepus arcticus)  :: polarhare {c}
Arctic loon {n} (black-throated diver) SEE: black-throated diver  ::
Arctic Ocean {prop} (the smallest of the five oceans of the Earth, on and around the North Pole)  :: Ishavet, Arktiske Hav
arctic raspberry {n} (Rubus arcticus)  :: bjørnebær {n}
ardor {n} (spirit)  :: iver
ardour {n} (ardour) SEE: ardor  ::
are {v} (be) SEE: be  ::
are {n} (unit of area)  :: ar
area {n} (maths: measure of extent of a surface)  :: areal {n}, flademål {n}
area {n} (particular geographic region)  :: område {c}
area {n} (any particular extent)  :: område {c}
area {n} (soccer: penalty area) SEE: penalty area  ::
arenarious {adj} (sandy) SEE: sandy  ::
arenose {adj} (sandy) SEE: sandy  ::
Ares {prop} (the god of war, son of Zeus and Hera)  :: Ares {m}
are you allergic to any medications {phrase} (are you allergic to any medications?)  :: er du allergisk overfor noget medicin?
are you married {phrase} (are you married?)  :: er du gift?
are you religious {phrase} (are you religious?)  :: er du religiøs?
are you single {phrase} (are you single?)  :: er du single?
are you taking any medications {phrase} (are you taking any medications?)  :: bruger du nogen medicin?, tager du nogen medicin?, bruger du nogen medikamenter? [formal]
Arezzo {prop} (province of Tuscany)  :: Arezzo {c}
Arezzo {prop} (capital city of Arezzo)  :: Arezzo {c}
argent {n} (silver or metal tincture)  :: sølv
Argentina {prop} (Argentine Republic)  :: Argentina
argentine {n} (fish of the genus Argentina)  :: guldlaks {c}
argentine {n} (Argentina sphyraena)  :: strømsild {c}
Argentine {prop} (Argentina) SEE: Argentina  ::
Argentine {adj} (Argentinian) SEE: Argentinian  ::
Argentine {n} (Argentinian) SEE: Argentinian  ::
Argentinean {adj} (Argentinian) SEE: Argentinian  ::
Argentinean {n} (Argentinian) SEE: Argentinian  ::
Argentine Republic {prop} (official name of Argentina)  :: Argentinske Republik
Argentinian {n} (person from Argentina)  :: argentiner
Argentinian {adj} (pertaining to Argentina)  :: argentinsk
argon {n} (a chemical element)  :: argon
Argonaut {prop} (member of the Argo crew)  :: Argonaut {c}
Argos {prop} (city in Greece)  :: Argos
arguably {adv} (as can be supported or proven)  :: velsagtens
argue {v} (intransitive: to debate, disagree, or discuss opposing or differing viewpoints)  :: argumentere
aria {n} (type of musical piece)  :: arie {c}
Ariadne {prop} (daughter of King Minos)  :: Ariadne
Arian {n} (someone whose star sign is in Aries) SEE: Aries  ::
Aries {prop} (constellation)  :: Vædderen
Aries {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Vædderen
Aries {n} (Someone with an Aries star sign)  :: vædder {c}
aristocracy {n} (the nobility or the hereditary ruling class)  :: aristokrati {n}
Aristotelian {adj} (of or pertaining to the philosophy taught by Aristotle)  :: aristotelisk
arithmetic progression {n} (sequence)  :: differensrække {c}
arithmetic series {n} (the sum of the terms in an arithmetic progression)  :: differensrække {c}
Arizona {prop} (a state of the United States of America)  :: Arizona
Arkansas {prop} (US state)  :: Arkansas
Arkhangelsk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Arkhangelsk
Ark of the Covenant {prop} (the sacred container, a gold-plated wooden chest)  :: Pagtens ark {c}
arm {n} (upper appendage from shoulder to wrist)  :: arm {c}
arm {n} (part of object)  :: arm {c}
arm {n} (weapon)  :: våben
arm {n} (upper limb from shoulder to elbow) SEE: upper arm  ::
Armageddon {prop} (site)  :: Armageddon
arm and a leg {n} (an exorbitant amount)  :: det hvide ud af øjnene [usually used after the verb koste (cost)]
armchair {n} (a chair with supports for the arms or elbows)  :: lænestol {c}, armstol {c}
armed conflict {n} (contested incompatibility)  :: væbnet konflikt
Armenia {prop} (ancient kingdom and country in West Asia)  :: Armenien
Armenian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Armenia, Armenians, the language or alphabet)  :: armenisk
Armenian {n} (person)  :: armenier
Armenian {prop} (language)  :: armensk {n}
Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic {prop} (Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic, see also: Armenian SSR)  :: Armenske Socialistiske Sovjetrepublik {c}
Armenian SSR {prop} (Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic, see also: Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic)  :: Armenske SSR {c}, Armenske Socialistiske Sovjetrepublik {c}
armhole {n} (armpit) SEE: armpit  ::
armillary sphere {n} (instrument consisting of graduated metal circles)  :: armillarsfære {c}
armor {n} (tank) SEE: tank  ::
armour {n} (tank) SEE: tank  ::
armoured train {n} (railway train protected with armour)  :: pansertog
armpit {n} (cavity beneath the junction of the arm and shoulder)  :: armhule {c}
arm up {v} (arm) SEE: arm  ::
arm-wrestle {v} (arm wrestling) SEE: arm wrestling  ::
arm wrestling {n} (a sport)  :: armlægning {c}
army {n} (military force concerned mainly with ground operations)  :: hær {c}, arme {c}, landstyrke {c} [specifically land]
army {n} (government agency in charge of a state's army)  :: hær {c}, forsvar {n}
army {n} (large group of people working towards the same purpose)  :: hær {c}
Arnamagnæan {adj} (of or pertaining to Árni Magnússon or his work or dedicacted to him)  :: arnamagnæansk
Arne {prop} (male given name)  :: Arne
arnica {n} (plants of genus Arnica)  :: guldblomme {n}
Arnold {prop} (male given name)  :: Arnold
arolla {n} (stone pine) SEE: stone pine  ::
a rolling stone gathers no moss {proverb} (A person who never settles in one place will never be successful.)  :: der gror ikke mos på rullesten
aroma {n} (a pleasant smell)  :: aroma, duft
arquebus {n} (firearm) SEE: harquebus  ::
arraign {v} (charge someone in a court of law)  :: sigte
arrange {v} (to set up, organise)  :: arrangere
arranged marriage {n} (marriage planned by someone else)  :: arrangeret ægteskab {n}
arrest {n} (act of arresting a criminal, suspect etc)  :: anholdelse {c}
arrest {v} (to stop (a process etc.))  :: standse, stoppe, bremse
arrest {v} (to take into legal custody)  :: anholde, arrestere, pågribe
arrival {n} (act of arriving or something that has arrived)  :: ankomst {c}
arrive {v} (to reach)  :: ankomme
arrogance {n} (act or habit of arrogating, or making undue claims in an overbearing manner)  :: arrogance {c}
arrogant {adj} (having excessive pride)  :: arrogant, højrøvet
arrow {n} (projectile)  :: pil {c}
arrow {n} (symbol)  :: pil {c}
arse {n} (arse) SEE: ass  ::
arsenal {n} (stock of weapons)  :: våbenlager {n}, våbenarsenal {n}
arsenic {n} (chemical element)  :: arsen {n}
art {n} (human effort)  :: kunst
art {n} (conscious production or arrangement)  :: kunst {c}
art {n} (artwork)  :: kunstværk {n}
artery {n} (blood vessel from the heart)  :: pulsåre {c}, arterie {c}
artery {n} (major transit corridor)  :: åre {c}
art gallery {n} (space where works of art are placed on display)  :: kunstgalleri {n}
art historian {n} (an expert in art history)  :: kunsthistoriker {c}
arthropod {n} (animal of Arthropoda)  :: leddyr {n}
Arthur {prop} (male given name)  :: Arthur
artichoke {n} (vegetable)  :: artiskok
article {n} (story, report, or opinion piece)  :: artikel {c}
article {n}  :: artikel {c}, vare {c}
article {n} (part of speech that specifies a noun)  :: kendeord {n}, artikel {c}
article {n} (section of a legal document)  :: artikel {c}, punkt {n}, paragraf {c}
article {n} (object) SEE: object  ::
articulated bus {n} (articulated bus)  :: ledbus {c}
artificial {adj} (man-made)  :: kunstig, artificiel
artificial intelligence {n} (intelligence exhibited by an artificial entity)  :: kunstig intelligens {c}
artillerist {n} (artilleryman) SEE: artilleryman  ::
artilleryman {n} (soldier enlisted in an artillery unit)  :: artillerist {c}
artist {n} (person who creates art)  :: kunstner
artistic {adv} (having creative skill)  :: kunstnerisk
artistic {adv} (relating to art or artists)  :: kunstnerisk
artistic {adv} (aesthetically pleasing)  :: kunstnerisk
artistical {adj} (artistic) SEE: artistic  ::
artmaker {n} (artist) SEE: artist  ::
Artsakh Republic {prop} (Nagorno-Karabakh Republic) SEE: Nagorno-Karabakh Republic  ::
Aruba {prop} (territory in the Caribbean)  :: Aruba
arugula {n} (herb)  :: rucola {c}, sennepskål {c}
Aruküla {prop} (small borough in Estonia)  :: Aruküla
Aryan {n} (in Nazism: a member of an alleged master race comprised of non-Jewish Caucasians)  :: arier {c}
Aryan {n} (used primarily by neo-Nazis: a white)  :: arier {c}
Aryan {n} (rare: an Indo-Iranian)  :: arier {c}
Aryan {n} (rare: a Proto-Indo-European)  :: arier {c}
Aryan {n} (obsolete: in 19th century ethnography, a subdivision of the Caucasian race)  :: arier {c}
Aryan {adj} (pertaining to the (alleged) Aryan master race)  :: arisk
Aryan {adj} (used primarily by neo-Nazis: pertaining to the Caucasian race)  :: arisk
Aryan {adj} (of or pertaining to Indo-European or Aryan peoples, culture, and languages)  :: arisk
as {adv} (to such an extent or degree)  :: , lige så
as {conj} (in the same way that)  :: som
as {conj} (at the same instant that)  :: da
as {conj} (at the same time that)  :: mens, imens
as {conj} (varying through time to the same proportion that)  :: som
as {conj} (considering that, because)  :: siden, eftersom, idet
as {conj}  :: som
as {prep} (Introducing a basis of comparison)  :: som
as {conj} (relative conjunction) SEE: that  ::
as {conj} (expressing concession) SEE: though  ::
as {conj} (than) SEE: than  ::
as {conj} (as if) SEE: as if  ::
as {adv} (for example) SEE: for example  ::
as a matter of fact {prep} (actually)  :: faktisk
as a result {conj} (consequently)  :: som følge af dette
as a rule {adv} (in general; most often)  :: som regel
asbestos {n} (any of several fibrous mineral forms of magnesium silicate)  :: asbest
ascend {v} (to fly, to soar)  :: stige
Ascension {prop} (holiday celebrating Ascension of Jesus) SEE: Ascension Day  ::
Ascension {prop} (Jesus' rise to heaven)  :: himmelfart {c}, Kristi himmelfart
Ascension Day {prop} (the fortieth day of Easter)  :: Kristi himmelfartsdag {c}
Asclepius {prop} (Greek god of medicine and healing)  :: Æskulap
ascorbic acid {n} (the white crystalline organic compound, C6H8O6)  :: askorbinsyre {c}
asexuality {n} (state of not experiencing sexual attraction)  :: aseksualitet
as far as one knows {adv} (to the best of my knowledge)  :: så vidt jeg ved
Asgard {prop} (the abode of gods in Norse mythology)  :: Asgård
ash {n} (solid remains of a fire)  :: aske {c}
ash {n} (wood)  :: asketræ {n}
ash {n} (ae ligature)  :: æ {n}
ash {n} (tree) SEE: ash tree  ::
as hell {adv} (very)  :: pisse-
Asher {prop} (eighth son of Jacob)  :: Asher
Ashgabat {prop} (the capital of Turkmenistan)  :: Asjkahabad, Asjkhabad
Ashoka {prop} (emperor)  :: Ashoka {c}
ashtray {n} (receptacle for ashes)  :: askebæger {n}, arsakoorfik
ash tree {n} (Fraxinus tree)  :: ask {c}
Ash Wednesday {n} (a Christian day of penitence)  :: askeonsdag {c}
Asia {prop} (the continent of Asia)  :: Asien
Asia Minor {prop} (peninsula between the Mediterranean Sea, the Aegean Sea and the Black Sea;)  :: Lilleasien
Asian {n} (person from Asia)  :: asiat
Asian {adj} (of, relating to or from Asia)  :: asiatisk
as if {conj} (as though)  :: som om
as if {conj} (in mimicry of)  :: som om
as if {interj} (interjection)  :: som om
ask {v} (request an answer)  :: spørge
ask {v} (make a request)  :: bede
Asmara {prop} (capital of Eritrea)  :: Asmara
Asoka {prop} (Ashoka) SEE: Ashoka  ::
asp {n} (aspen) SEE: aspen  ::
asparagus {n} (asparagus plant)  :: asparges {c}
asparagus {n} (asparagus shoots (food))  :: asparges {c}
aspartame {n} (the artificial sweetener)  :: aspartam {c}
aspartic acid {n} (a nonessential amino acid)  :: asparaginsyre
aspen {n} (tree of genus Populus sect. Populus)  :: asp {c}, aspetræ {n}, esp {c}, espetræ {n}
Asperger's syndrome {n} (autism related developmental disorder)  :: Aspergers syndrom
asphyxia {n} (condition with extreme decrease of oxygen and increase of carbon dioxide)  :: asfyksi {c}
ass {n} (animal, see also: donkey)  :: æsel {n}
ass {n} (buttocks)  :: røv {c}
Assamese {prop} (language)  :: assamesisk
assassin {n} (member of the historical Ismaili Muslim militant group)  :: assassiner {p}
assassin {n} (one who, motivated by political reasons, intentionally kills a particular person)  :: snigmorder {c}, snigmorderske {c}, attentatmand {c}, attentatkvinde {c}, lønmorder {c}
assassin {n} (any ruthless killer)  :: morder {c}, drabsmand {c}
assassinate {n} (assassination) SEE: assassination  ::
assassinate {n} (assassin) SEE: assassin  ::
assassination {n} (murder for political reasons or personal gain)  :: attentat {n}
assault rifle {n} (a rifle)  :: stormgevær
assessment {n} (appraisal)  :: vurdering
asset {n} (something or someone of any value)  :: aktiv
assfuck {v} (to engage in anal intercourse)  :: røvpule
asshole {n} (anus)  :: røvhul {n}
asshole {n} (mean or rude person)  :: røvhul {n}
assistance {n} (aid; help; the act or result of assisting)  :: hjælp {c}
assistant {n} (wizard) SEE: wizard  ::
assistant referee {n} (official at a football match)  :: linjedommer
assisted suicide {n} (suicide with the help of another person)  :: dødshjælp {c}
ass-licker {n} (one who succumbs to authority)  :: røvslikker {c}
association football {n} (soccer)  :: fodbold
associative {adj} (algebraic property of an operator)  :: associativ
associativity {n} (condition of being associative)  :: associativitet {c}
as soon as {conj} (immediately after)  :: så snart som
as soon as possible {adv} (as soon as is possible)  :: så hurtigt som muligt
ASSR {n} (initialism of Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic, see also: Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic)  :: ASSR {c}
as such {adv} (per se) SEE: per se  ::
assume {v} (to suppose to be true)  :: antage, formode
assumption {n} (supposition)  :: antagelse
assumption {n} (thing supposed)  :: antagelse, formodning
assumption {n} (taking of a person up into heaven)  :: optagelse i himlen
assumption {n} (festival in honor of the ascent of the Virgin Mary into heaven)  :: himmelfart
Assyria {prop} (Semitic Akkadian kingdom)  :: Assyrien
Astana {prop} (the capital of Kazakhstan)  :: Astana
astatine {n} (the chemical element)  :: astat
asterisk {n} (symbol used to highlight words or sentences)  :: asterisk, stjerne
asteroid {n} (astronomy)  :: småplanet, asteroide, planetoide
as the crow flies {adv} (in a straight line)  :: i fugleflugt
asthma {n} (chronic respiratory disease)  :: astma
asthma attack {n} (event)  :: astmaanfald {n}
asthmatic {adj} (having the characteristics of asthma)  :: astmatisk
asthmatic {n} (person who suffers from asthma)  :: astmatiker {c}
astonish {v} (to surprise, astound, flabbergast)  :: forbavse
astonishment {n} (amazement, great surprise)  :: forbavselse
astound {v} (to astonish, bewilder or dazzle)  :: forbløffe
astounded {adj} (surprised, amazed, astonished or bewildered)  :: forbløffet, lamslået
Astrakhan {prop} (city and region in Russia)  :: Astrakan, Astrakhan
astride {adv} (with one’s legs on either side)  :: overskrævs
astrologer {n} (one who studies astrology)  :: astrolog {c}
astrological sign {n} (sign that is used as the basis of astrology)  :: stjernetegn {n}
astrologist {n} (astrologer) SEE: astrologer  ::
astrology {n} (star divination)  :: astrologi {c}
astronaut {n} (member of the crew of a spaceship or other spacecraft, or someone trained for that purpose)  :: astronaut
astronomer {n} (one who studies astronomy)  :: astronom {c}
astronomic {adj} (pertaining to astronomy) SEE: astronomical  ::
astronomic {adj} (incredibly large) SEE: astronomical  ::
astronomical {adj} (of or relating to astronomy)  :: astronomisk
astronomical {adj} (very large)  :: astronomisk
astronomical unit {n} (measure of distance)  :: astronomisk enhed {c}
astrophysics {n} (interdisciplinary branch of astronomy and physics)  :: astrofysik
Asturias {prop} (autonomous community of Spain)  :: Asturien
astute {adj} (Quick at seeing how to gain advantage)  :: dreven, kvik, skarpsindig
Asunción {prop} (capital of Paraguay)  :: Asunción, Asunción
as well {adv} (in addition, also)  :: også
as well {adv} (to the same effect)  :: lige så godt
as well as {conj} (and in addition)  :: samt
asylum {n} (place of safety)  :: asyl {n}
asylum seeker {n} (one who seeks asylum)  :: asylansøger {c}
asymmetrical {adj} (not symmetrical)  :: asymmetrisk
as you know {adv} (as you know)  :: som bekendt
as you sow, so shall you reap {proverb} (consequences of actions are in proportion to intentions)  :: man ligger som man reder
at {prep} (in or very near a particular place)  ::
at {prep} (indicating time)  ::
at {prep} (in the direction of)  :: til
at {n} (at sign) SEE: at sign  ::
at all costs {prep} (sparing no effort)  :: for enhver pris
at a time {prep} (in a continuous period)  :: ad gangen
at a time {prep} (simultaneously)  :: ad gangen
atavistic {adj} (biology: of the recurrence of a trait after an absence of generations)  :: atavistisk
atavistic {adj} (of a throwback)  :: atavistisk
at ease {prep} ((military) in a relaxed position)  :: rør
atheist {adj} (relating to atheists) SEE: atheistic  ::
atheistic {adj} (relating to atheists)  :: ateistisk
Athena {prop} (Greek goddess)  :: Athene {f}, Pallas Athene, Pallas
Athenian {n} (an inhabitant, resident, or citizen of Athens, Greece)  :: athener {c}, athenienser {c}
Athenian {adj} (of or pertaining to Athens, Greece)  :: athensk
Athens {prop} (capital city of Greece)  :: Athen
atheophobia {n} (fear or hatred of atheists)  :: ateofobi {c}
athlete {n} (participant in one of several sporting activities)  :: atlet {c}
athlete {n} (person who actively participates in physical sports)  :: sportsudøver {c}
athlete's foot {n} (fungal infection)  :: fodsvamp {c}
at home {prep} (In one's place of residence)  :: hjemme
at home {prep} (Comfortable)  :: hjemme
at home {prep} (With parents)  :: hjemme
Atlanta {prop} (capital and largest city of the State of Georgia)  :: Atlanta
Atlantic herring {n} (Clupea harengus)  :: sild {c}, atlantisk sild {c}
Atlantic Ocean {prop} (the ocean lying between the Americas to the west and Europe and Africa to the east)  :: Atlanterhavet, Atlanten
Atlantic pomfret {n} (Brama brama)  :: almindelig havbrasen
Atlantic tomcod {n} (Microgadus tomcod)  :: atlantisk tomtorsk, atlantisk tomcod
Atlantis {prop} (mythical country said to have sunk into the ocean)  :: Atlantis
atlas {n} (bound collection of maps)  :: atlas {n}
Atlas {prop} (Greek mythology)  :: Atlas
Atlas {prop} (a moon of Saturn)  :: Atlas
Atlas {prop} (a crater of the moon)  :: Atlas
at least {prep} (at a lower limit)  :: mindst
at least {prep} (anyway)  :: i det mindste
atmosphere {n} (gases surrounding the Earth)  :: atmosfære {c}
atmosphere {n} (mood or feeling)  :: atmosfære {c}
atmosphere {n} (a unit of measurement for pressure)  :: atmosfære {c}
at most {prep} (at the most; at a maximum or upper limit)  :: højst
at no time {prep} (never) SEE: never  ::
atoll {n} (island)  :: atol {c}
atom {n} (chemistry, physics: smallest possible amount of matter retaining its chemical properties)  :: atom {n}
atom {n} (historical: theoretical particle of matter)  :: atom {n}
atom {n} (smallest indivisible constituent)  :: atom {n}
atom {n} (mathematics: member of a Boolean algebra)  :: atom {n}
atomic bomb {n} (nuclear weapon)  :: atombombe {c}
atomic nucleus {n} (nucleus of an atom)  :: atomkerne
atomic number {n} (number of protons)  :: atomnummer {n}
atonal {adj} (lacking a tonal center or key (music))  :: atonal
atrium {n} (central room in Roman homes)  :: gårdhave, atrium
atrium {n} (square hall lit from above)  :: atrium
atrocious {adj} (frightful, evil, cruel, monstrous)  :: grusom
atrocious {adj} (offensive, heinous)  :: oprørende
atrocious {adj} (very bad)  :: rædselsfuld
atrocity {n} (extremely cruel act)  :: grusomhed {c}
atrophy {n} (reduced functionality)  :: atrofi {c}
at sea {prep} (at the ocean or sea)  :: til søs
at sign {n} (name of the symbol @)  :: snabel-a
at-sign {n} (at sign) SEE: at sign  ::
at sixes and sevens {prep} (in a state of confusion)  :: i vildrede
at symbol {n} (at sign) SEE: at sign  ::
attaché {n} (diplomatic officer)  :: attaché {c}
attack {n} (offense of a battle)  :: angreb
attack {n} (medicine: sudden onset of a disease)  :: anfald {n}
attack {v} (to apply violent force)  :: angribe, overfalde
attack {v} (to aggressively challenge with words)  :: angribe
attacker {n} (someone who attacks)  :: angriber
attacker {n} ((soccer))  :: angriber
attempt {v} (to try)  :: forsøge, prøve
attempt {n} (the action of trying at something)  :: forsøg {n}
attention {n} (mental focus)  :: opmærksomhed {c}, bevågenhed {c}
attention {n} (romantic interest)  :: opmærksomhed {c}
attention {interj} (military command)  :: giv agt
attention deficit hyperactivity disorder {n} (developmental disorder)  :: ADHD {c}
attentive {adj} (paying attention)  :: opmærksom
attestation {n} (linguistics: appearance in records)  :: belæg {n}
at the end of the day {prep} (in summary; ultimately)  :: til syvende og sidst, når alt kommer til alt
at the moment {prep} (right now)  :: i øjeblikket, p.t. [short for "pro tempore"]
at the same time {prep} (simultaneously)  :: samtidigt
at the time {prep} (at the time referred to in the past)  :: dengang
at the top of one's lungs {prep} (very loudly)  :: af sine lungers fulde kraft
at the top of one's voice {prep} (very loudly)  :: af sine lungers fulde kraft
attic {n} (space, often unfinished and with sloped walls, directly below the roof)  :: loftsrum
Attic {prop} (Ancient Greek dialect)  :: attisk
Attica {prop} (periphery)  :: Attika
Attila the Hun {prop} (king of the tribes of Huns)  :: hunnerkongen Attila
attitude {n} (position of the body or way of carrying oneself)  :: holdning {c}, positur {c}
attitude {n} (disposition or state of mind)  :: attitude {c}, holdning {c}, indstilling {c}
atto- {prefix} (unit of measure)  :: atto-
attractive {adj} (having the quality of attracting by inherent force)  :: tiltrækkende
attractive {adj} (pleasing or appealing to the senses)  :: tiltalende
attribute {n} (characteristic or quality)  :: attribut
attributive {adj} (of, or being an attributive)  :: attributiv
at work {prep} (in the process of doing work)  :: i arbejde
atypical {adj} (not conforming to the norm)  :: atypisk
aubergine {n} (eggplant) SEE: eggplant  ::
auburn {n} (reddish-brown)  :: kastanjebrun, kastanjerød
auburn {adj} (reddish-brown)  :: kastanjebrun, kastanjerød
auction {n} (public sales event)  :: auktion {c}
auctioneer {n} (one who conducts an auction)  :: auktionarius {c}
audiobook {n} (audiobook)  :: lydbog
audio cassette {n} (cassette for recorded sound)  :: kassettebånd {n}
audiology {n} (study of hearing and hearing defects)  :: audiologi {c}
auditor {n} (one who audits bookkeeping accounts)  :: revisor {c}
August {prop} (male given name) SEE: Augustus  ::
August {prop} (eighth month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: august
August {prop} (female given name) SEE: Augusta  ::
Augusta {prop} (female given name)  :: Augusta
Augustus {prop} (Roman emperor)  :: Augustus
Augustus {prop} (male given name)  :: August
aunt {n} (a parent’s sister or sister-in-law)  :: tante, faster [father's sister], moster [mother's sister]
aura {n} (An invisible force surrounding a living creature.)  :: aura
auricle {n} (smaller of the two types of heart chamber) SEE: atrium  ::
aurochs {n} (European bison) SEE: European bison  ::
aurora {n} (atmospheric phenomenon)  :: polarlys {n}
aurora australis {n} (southern lights) SEE: southern lights  ::
aurora borealis {n} (aurora of the northern hemisphere) SEE: northern lights  ::
auslaut {n} (Translations)  :: udlyd {c}, efterlyd {c}, baglyd {c}
Austerlitz {prop} (former name of Slavkov u Brna)  :: Austerlitz
Austin {prop} (capital of Texas)  :: Austin
Austin {prop} (surname)  :: Austin
Austin {prop} (male given name)  :: Austin
Austin {prop} (former make of British motor car)  :: Austin
Australasia {prop} (Oceania) SEE: Oceania  ::
Australasia {prop} (Australia, NZ, New Guinea and neighbouring islands)  :: Australasien {p}
Australia {prop} (Commonwealth of Australia)  :: Australien
Australia {prop} (continent of Australia)  :: Australien
Australian Capital Territory {prop} (Territory of Australia)  :: Australian Capital Territory
Australian English {prop} (English language used in Australia)  :: australsk engelsk
Australian rules football {n} (variety of Australian football)  :: Australsk fodbold
Austria {prop} (country in Central Europe)  :: Østrig {n}
Austria-Hungary {prop} (former country in Central Europe)  :: Østrig-Ungarn
Austrian {adj} (related to Austria)  :: østrigsk
Austrian {n} (Austrian person)  :: østriger {c}
Austro-Hungarian {adj} (of or pertaining to the monarchy composed of Austria and Hungary)  :: østrig-ungarsk
Austro-Hungarian {n} (a person from Austria-Hungary)  :: østrig-ungarer {c}
autarchy {n} (autocratic government) SEE: autocracy  ::
authentic {adj} (of undisputed origin)  :: autentisk
authenticate {v} (To prove authentic)  :: autentificere
authenticity {n} (the quality of being genuine or not corrupted from the original)  :: autenticitet {c}
authenticity {n} (truthfulness of origins)  :: ægthed {c}
author {n} (writer) SEE: writer  ::
author {n} (originator or creator of a work)  :: forfatter {c}
authoress {n} (female author)  :: forfatterinde {c}
authoritarian {adj} (of, or relating to, absolute obedience to an authority)  :: autoritær
authoritarian {adj} (characterised by a tyrannical obedience to an authority; dictatorial)  :: autoritær
authoritarian {adj} (tending to impose one's demands upon others as if one were an authority)  :: autoritær
authority {n} (power to enforce rules or give orders)  :: myndighed
authorization {n} (formal sanction, permission or warrant)  :: autorisation {c}
autism {n} (neurological disorder)  :: autisme {c}
autistic {adj} (having or pertaining to autism)  :: autistisk
auto- {prefix} (regarding oneself)  :: auto-, selv-
auto- {prefix} (automatic)  :: auto-
autobiography {n} (biography of oneself)  :: selvbiografi {c}
autocephalous {adj} (a self-governing church)  :: autokefal
autocracy {n} (form of government)  :: autokrati {n}
autocrat {n} (ruler with absolute power)  :: autokrat {c}
autodidact {n} (a self-taught person)  :: autodidakt {c}
autodidactic {adj} (of, relating to, or being an autodidact)  :: autodidaktisk, autodidakt
autofocus {n} (automatic focus)  :: autofokus {c}
autograph {n} (signature)  :: autograf {c}
autoimmune {adj} (of or pertaining to autoimmunity)  :: autoimmun
automate {v} (to replace or enhance human labor with machines)  :: automatisere
automated teller machine {n} (banking)  :: pengeautomat {c}, hæveautomat {c}
automatic {adj} (capable of operating without external control)  :: automatisk
automatic {adj} (acting without conscious thought)  :: automatisk, tankeløs, mekanisk
automatic {n} (A car with automatic transmission)  :: automatgear {n}
automatically {adv} (In an automatic manner)  :: automatisk
automatic teller machine {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine  ::
automatize {v} (automate) SEE: automate  ::
automobile {n} (passenger vehicle)  :: bil {c}
automorphic {adj} (of or pertaining to automorphy or an automorphism)  :: automorf
automorphism {n} (isomorphism of a mathematical object or system of objects onto itself)  :: automorfi {c}
Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic {n} (type of administrative unit, see also: ASSR)  :: Autonom Socialistisk Sovjetrepublik {c}
autonomy {n} (self-government)  :: autonomi {n}, selvstyre {n}
autoprotolysis {n} (autoionization of water)  :: autoprotolyse {c}
autopsy {n} (a dissection performed on a cadaver)  :: autopsi, obduktion
autoteller {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine  ::
autumn {n} (season)  :: efterår, høst {c}
autumnal equinox {n} (moment)  :: efterårsjævndøgn {n}
autumn equinox {n} (autumnal equinox) SEE: autumnal equinox  ::
Auvergne {prop} (region of France)  :: Auvergne
auxiliary {n} (auxiliary verb) SEE: auxiliary verb  ::
auxiliary language {n} (international auxiliary language) SEE: international auxiliary language  ::
auxiliary language {n} (auxiliary language)  :: hjælpesprog {n}
auxiliary verb {n} (a helping verb)  :: hjælpeudsagnsord {n}, hjælpeverbum {n}
available {adj} (capable of being used)  :: tilgængelig
available {adj} (readily obtainable)  :: tilgængelig
avalanche {n} (large sliding mass of snow and ice)  :: lavine {c}, sneskred {n}
avant-garde {n} (group of people promoting new concepts)  :: avantgarde
avantgardistic {adj} (innovative, pioneering) SEE: avant-garde  ::
avenue {n} (broad street)  :: allé {c}, avenue {c}
average {n} (arithmetic mean)  :: gennemsnit {n}, middelværdi {c}
average {adj} (constituting or relating to the average)  :: gennemsnitlig
Avernus {prop} (underworld) SEE: underworld  ::
Avestan {prop} (Old Iranian language)  :: avestisk {c}
aviary {n} (confinement for keeping birds)  :: fuglehus {n}
avocado {n} (fruit)  :: avocado {c}, avokado {c}
Avogadro's number {n} (number of atoms present in 0.012 kilograms of isotopically pure carbon-12)  :: Avagadros tal {n}, Avogadros konstant {c}
Avraham {prop} (given name) SEE: Abraham  ::
await {v} (transitive: to wait for)  :: afvente
awake {adj} (conscious)  :: vågen
awake {v} (to gain consciousness)  :: vågne
awake {v} (to cause someone to stop sleeping)  :: vække
awake {v} (to excite something latent)  :: vække
away {adv} (from a place; hence)  :: væk
awe {n} (feeling of fear and reverence)  :: ærefrygt {c}
awe {n} (feeling of amazement)  :: ærefrygt {c}
awfully {adv} (very) SEE: very  ::
awfully {adv} (badly) SEE: badly  ::
awkward {adj} (not easily managed or effected; embarrassing)  :: akavet
awl {n} (pointed instrument)  :: syl {c}
awm {n}  :: ame, ahme
axe {n} (tool)  :: økse {c}
axe {n} (weapon)  :: økse {c}, stridsøkse {c}
Axel {prop} (male given name)  :: Aksel, Axel
axis {n} (geometry: imaginary line)  :: akse {c}
axis of symmetry {n} (a line about which a geometric figure is symmetric)  :: symmetriakse
aye-aye {n} (nocturnal quadruped)  :: aye aye
Ayers Rock {prop} (Uluru) SEE: Uluru  ::
Aymara {prop} (language of South America)  :: aymara
Ayyavazhi {prop} (religion)  :: Ayyavazhi
azalea {n} (plant)  :: azalea {c}
Azerbaijan {prop} (country in the Caucasus)  :: Aserbajdsjan
Azerbaijani {prop} (language of Azerbaijan) SEE: Azeri  ::
Azerbaijani Turkic {prop} (Azeri) SEE: Azeri  ::
Azerbaijan SSR {prop} (Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic)  :: Aserbajdsjanske SSR {c}, Aserbajdsjanske Socialistiske Sovjetrepublik {c}
Azeri {prop} (Azeri language)  :: aserbajdsjansk
Azeri Turkic {prop} (Azeri) SEE: Azeri  ::
Azores {prop} (an archipelago and an autonomous region)  :: Azorerne {p}, Acorerne {p}
Åland {prop} (Åland) SEE: Aland  ::
Ålesund {prop} (Norwegian municipality in Møre og Romsdal)  :: Ålesund
Æsir {prop} (the principal Norse gods)  :: aser {p}