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ca {adv} (abbreviation of circa) SEE: ca. ::
ca. {adv} (abbreviation of circa) :: ca.
cab {n} (taxi) SEE: taxi ::
cabaret {n} (live entertainment held in a restaurant or nightclub) :: kabaret {c}
cabbage {n} (plant) :: kål {c}
cabbage {n} (leaves of this plant eaten as a vegetable) :: kål {c}
cabin {n} (the interior of a boat) :: kahyt {c}
cabinetmaker {n} (skilled woodworker) :: snedker {c}
cabotage {n} (shipping in the same country) :: cabotage {c}
cabotage {n} (the legal right) :: cabotage
Cabo Verde {prop} (Cape Verde) SEE: Cape Verde ::
cabriolet {n} (an automobile with a retractable top) :: cabriolet {c}
cacao {n} (cacao tree) :: kakao
cacao {n} (cocoa bean) :: kakaobønne {c}
cachalot {n} (sperm whale) SEE: sperm whale ::
cache {n} (computing: fast temporary storage for data) :: cache {c}
cacophony {n} (mix of discordant sounds; dissonance) :: kakofoni {c}
cactus {n} (member of the Cactaceae) :: kaktus {c}
cadaver {n} (a dead body) :: kadaver
cadmium {n} (chemical element) :: kadmium
Caesar {prop} (ancient Roman family name) :: Cæsar
Caesar {n} (a title of Roman emperors) :: cæsar {c}
Caesarean section {n} (incision in the womb) :: kejsersnit {n}
caesium {n} (a metallic chemical element) :: cæsium
café {n} (coffee shop) :: café {n}, cafe {n}
cafe {n} (café) SEE: café ::
cafeteria {n} (restaurant) :: cafeteria {c}
caffeine {n} (alkaloid found naturally in tea and coffee plants) :: koffein {n} {c}
cage {n} (enclosure) :: bur {n}
Cagliari {prop} (province of Italy) :: Cagliari
Cagliari {prop} (capital of Cagliari) :: Cagliari
Cairo {prop} (capital of Egypt) :: Kairo
cake {n} (a sweet dessert) :: kage {c}, lagkage
cake {n} (a block of solid material) :: stykke
calamari {n} (as mollusk) SEE: squid ::
calamus {n} (quill) SEE: quill ::
calcium {n} (chemical element of atomic number 20) :: kalcium {n}, calcium {n}
calculator {n} (electronic device that performs mathematical calculations) :: lommeregner, regnemaskine {c}
caldography {n} (screen printing) SEE: screen printing ::
Caleb {prop} (biblical character) :: Kaleb
Caledonia {prop} (Latin-based name for Scotland) :: Kaledonien {f}
calendar {n} (system by which time is divided) :: kalender {c}
calendar year {n} (time between 1st January and 31st December) :: kalenderår {n}
calendar year {n} (time between corresponding dates in adjacent years) :: år {n}
calf {n} (young cow or bull) :: kalv {c}
calf {n} (young elephant, seal or whale (also used of some other animals)) :: unge {c} [of an elephant, seal or whale], kalv {c} [of other animals, e.g., moose or antelope]
calf {n} (chunk of ice broken off of a larger glacier, ice shelf, or iceberg) :: kalv {c}
calf {n} (anatomy: back of the leg below the knee) :: læg {c}
calf {n} (muscle in the back of the leg below the knee) :: lægmuskel {c}
Cali {prop} (California) SEE: California ::
California {prop} (state of the United States of America) :: Californien
californium {n} (chemical element) :: californium
caliper {n} (calipers) SEE: calipers ::
caliper {n} (part of a disc brake) :: caliper {c}
calipers {n} (device used to measure thickness between two surfaces) :: skydelære {c}
caliph {n} (political leader of the Muslim world) :: kalif {c}
call {n} (telephone conversation) :: opkald {n}, telefonopkald {n}
call {v} (to request, summon, or beckon) :: kalde
call an ambulance {phrase} (request to call an ambulance) :: ring efter en ambulance
calling card {n} (printed card identifying the bearer) SEE: business card ::
calling name {n} (nickname) SEE: nickname ::
Calliope {prop} (the Muse of eloquence and epic) :: Kalliope
calloo {n} (long-tailed duck) SEE: long-tailed duck ::
callow {adj} (bald) SEE: bald ::
call the police {phrase} (call the police) :: ring efter politiet
calm {adj} (free from anger and anxiety) :: rolig
calm {adj} (free of noise and disturbance) :: rolig, stille
calm {adj} ((of water) with little waves on the surface) :: stille
calm {n} (condition of being unworried and free from anger) :: ro {c}
calm {n} (the state with absence of noise and disturbance) :: ro {c}, stilhed
calm {n} (period without wind) :: vindstille
calm {v} (to make calm) :: berolige
calm {v} (to become calm) :: blive stille, blive rolig
calm down {v} (To cause to become less excited) :: berolige
calmness {n} (the state of being calm; tranquillity; silence) :: ro {c}, stilhed {c}
calorie {n} (amount of heat to raise 1 gram of water by 1°C) :: kalorie
calque {n} (word formed by word-for-word translation of a word in another language) :: oversættelseslån {n}
cam {n} (camera) SEE: camera ::
Cambodia {prop} (country in Southeast Asia) :: Cambodja
Cambodian {n} (the language of the Cambodian people) SEE: Khmer ::
Cambrian explosion {prop} (the rapid appearance, around 541 million years ago, of most major animal phyla) :: Kambriske Eksplosion
Cambrian symbol {n} (literary: vegetable emblematic of Wales) SEE: leek ::
camel {n} (beast of burden) :: kamel {c}
camel meat {n} (camel eaten as meat) :: kamelkød {n}
camelopard {n} (giraffe) SEE: giraffe ::
camera {n} (still camera) :: kamera
camera flash {n} (a device that produces a short flash of light) SEE: flash ::
cameraman {n} (somebody who operates a film or TV camera) :: kameramand {c}
Cameroon {prop} (country in Central Africa) :: Cameroun
Camilla {prop} (female given name) :: Camilla, Kamilla
camomile {n} (plant) :: kamille
camouflage {n} :: camouflage {c}; sløring {c}
camouflage {v} (hide, disguise) :: camouflere; sløre
camp {n} (outdoor place) :: lejr {n}
campaign {n} (series of operations undertaken to achieve a set goal) :: kampagne {c}, felttog {n} [military]
campfire {n} (fire at a campground) :: bål {n}
camphor {n} (white transparent waxy crystalline isoprenoid ketone) :: kamfer {c}
can {v} (to be able) :: kunne
can {v} (may) :: kunne,
can {n} (a more or less cylindrical vessel for liquids) :: dåse {c}
can {n} (a container used to carry and dispense water for plants) :: kande, vandkande
can {n} (a tin-plate canister) :: dåse {c}
can {n} (buttocks) :: balder
can {v} (to preserve) :: konservere, henkoge
can {v} (to discard) :: smide ud
can {v} (to shut up) :: holde mund
can {v} (to fire or dismiss an employee) :: afskedige, fyre
Canaan {prop} (historic region) :: Kanan
Canaan Dog {n} (Canaan Dog) :: Kanaan-hund {c}
Canada {prop} (country in North America) :: Canada {n}
Canada goose {n} (Branta canadensis) :: canadagås {c}
Canadian {n} (person from Canada) :: canadier {c}
Canadian {adj} (of or pertaining to Canada) :: kanadisk
canal {n} (artificial waterway) :: kanal {c}
canapé {n} (a bite size slice open-faced sandwich) :: kanapé {c}
canapé {n} (elegant sofa) :: kanapé {c}
canard {n} (false or misleading report or story) :: and {}
canary {n} (bird from the Canary Islands) :: kanariefugl {c}
canary {n} (colour) :: kanariegul
canary {adj} (of a light yellow colour) :: kanariegul
Canberra {prop} (Capital of Australia) :: Canberra
cancel {v} (cross out) :: strege ud, stryge
cancel {v} (invalidate, annul) :: annullere, afbestille, aflyse
cancel {v} (mark to prevent reuse) :: stemple (cancelling stamps)
cancel {v} (offset, equalize) :: ophæve
cancel {v} (remove a common factor) :: forkorte
cancel {n} (cancellation) :: aflysning, afbestilling, annullering
cancel {n} (mark cancelling a sharp or flat) :: ophævningstegn
cancellation {n} (act of cancelling) :: annullering {c}
cancer {n} (disease of uncontrolled cellular proliferation) :: kræft {c}
Cancer {prop} (constellation) :: Krebsen
Cancer {prop} (astrological sign) :: Krebsen
Cancer {n} (Someone with a Cancer star sign) :: krebs {c}
candidate {n} (person running in an election) :: kandidat {c}
candidiasis {n} (fungal infection) :: trøske {c}
candidly {adv} (frankly) SEE: frankly ::
candle {n} (a light source) :: lys, stearinlys
candy {n} (piece of candy) :: slik
candy {n} (confection) SEE: confectionery ::
candy apple {n} (apple with a hard sugar candy coating) :: karamelliseret æble {n}
candy floss {n} (sweet) :: candyfloss {c}
cane {n} (sugar cane) SEE: sugar cane ::
cane sugar {n} (sugar from the sugar cane plant) :: rørsukker {n}
can I use your phone {phrase} (can I use your phone?) :: må jeg bruge din telefon?
cannabis {n} (plant) :: hamp, cannabis, hash, pot
canned laughter {n} (previoursly recorded laughter that is edited into the soundtrack of a TV programme) :: dåselatter {c}
cannon {n} (artillery piece) :: kanon
cannonball {n} (spherical projectile fired from a smoothbore cannon) :: kanonkugle {c}
cannon fodder {n} (military forces considered to be expendable) :: kanonføde {c}
canny {adj} (pleasant, nice) SEE: pleasant ::
canny {adj} (frugal, thrifty) SEE: frugal ::
canoe {n} (small long and narrow boat) :: kano
canon {n} (fandom: the works considered authoritative regarding a fictional universe) :: kanon
can opener {n} (device used to open tin cans) :: dåseåbner {c}
can-opener {n} (can opener) SEE: can opener ::
cantaloupe {n} (melon) :: kantalup
Canticle of Canticles {prop} (Song of Songs) SEE: Song of Songs ::
Canticles {prop} (Song of Songs) SEE: Song of Songs ::
canting arms {n} :: talende våben {n}
canton {n} (state of Switzerland) :: kanton {c}
cantor {n} (singer) :: kantor {c}
Canute {prop} (Male given name) :: Knud
canvass {v} (to campaign) SEE: campaign ::
canyon {n} (a valley cut in rock by a river) :: kløft
can you help me {phrase} (can you help me?) :: kan De hjælpe mig?
can you tell us {phrase} (prefix indicating a polite request) :: kan du fortælle os
capacitance {n} (property of an element of an electrical circuit) :: kapacitans {c}
capacitor {n} (electronic component) :: kapacitor {c}
capacity {n} (the ability to hold, receive or absorb) :: kapacitet {c}
cape {n} (headland) :: kap {n}
cape {n} (garment) :: kappe {c}
Cape Canaveral {prop} (cape) :: Cape Canaveral
caped {adj} (wearing a cape) :: kappeklædt
cape gooseberry {n} (plant) :: ananaskirsebær {n}
cape gooseberry {n} (fruit) :: ananaskirsebær {n}
Cape of Good Hope {prop} (a cape in southwestern South Africa) :: Kap Det Gode Håb {c}
caper {n} (crime) SEE: crime ::
caper {n} (capercaillie) SEE: capercaillie ::
caper {n} (pickled bud of Capparis spinosa) :: kapers
capercaillie {n} (Tetrao urogallus) :: tjur
Capernaum {prop} (The biblical town) :: Kapernaum
Cape Town {prop} (legislative capital of South Africa) :: Cape Town
Cape Verde {prop} (country in Western Africa) :: Kap Verde
capillary {n} (any of small blood vessels that connect arteries to veins) :: kapillær {c}
capital {n} (uppermost part of a column) :: kapitæl {c}
capital {n} (capital city) SEE: capital city ::
capital city {n} (city designated as seat of government) :: hovedstad
capitalism {n} (socio-economic system based on private property rights) :: kapitalisme {c}
capitalist {adj} (supporting or endorsing capitalism) :: kapitalistisk
capitalist {n} (supporter of capitalism) :: kapitalist {c}
capitalist {n} (owner of capital) :: kapitalist {c}
capital punishment {n} (punishment by death) :: dødsstraf {c}
capitation {n} (poll tax) SEE: poll tax ::
capitol {n} (Capitoline temple of Jupiter) SEE: Capitol ::
capitol {n} (particular capitol buildings) SEE: Capitol ::
Capitol {prop} (legislative building in Washington, D.C.) :: Capitol
capon {n} (a cockerel which has been gelded and fattened for the table) :: kapun
Cappadocia {prop} (ancient region) :: Kappadokien
capricious {adj} (Impulsive and unpredictable; determined by chance, impulse, or whim) :: uberegnelig, uforudsigbar/uforutsigbar
Capricorn {prop} (constellation) SEE: Capricornus ::
Capricorn {prop} (astrological sign) :: Stenbukken
Capricorn {n} (Someone with a Capricorn star sign) :: stenbuk {c}
Capricornus {prop} (constellation) :: Stenbukken
Capricornus {prop} (astrological sign) SEE: Capricorn ::
capsicum {n} :: paprika
capsicum spray {n} (pepper spray) SEE: pepper spray ::
capsize {v} ((intransitive) to overturn) :: kuldsejle, kæntre
capstone {n} (a crowning achievement) :: krone på værket {c}
capsule {n} (weasel) SEE: weasel ::
captain {n} (An army officer with a rank between the most senior grade of lieutenant and major) :: kaptajn
captain {n} (The person lawfully in command of a sea-going vessel) :: kaptajn {c}
captain {n} (The person lawfully in command of an airliner) :: kaptajn {c}
capybara {n} (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) :: kapivar
car {n} (automobile, a vehicle steered by a driver) :: bil {c}, automobil {n} {c}
car {n} (passenger-carrying unit in a subway or elevated train, whether powered or not) :: vogn {c}
car {n} (moving, load-carrying component of an elevator) :: elevatorstol {c}
car {n} (railway car, railroad carriage) SEE: carriage ::
caracal {n} (Caracal caracal) :: karakal {c}
Caracalla {prop} (emperor) :: Caracalla
Caracas {prop} (capital of Venezuela) :: Caracas
carafe {n} (bottle for serving wine, water, or beverages) :: karaffel {c}
carambola {n} (fruit) SEE: star fruit ::
caramel {n} (confection) :: karamel {c}
caramel {n} (a piece of candy) :: karamel {c}
caravan {n} (convoy or procession) :: karavane {f}
caravan {n} (vehicle) :: campingvogn {c}
caravel {n} (light lateen-rigged sailing vessel) :: karavel
caraway {n} (plant) :: kommen {c}
caraway {n} (seed/fruit) :: kommen {c}
carbohydrate {n} (organic compounds; sugar, starch or cellulose) :: kulhydrat
carbon {n} (chemical element) :: carbon, karbon, kulstof {n}
carbon {n} (informal: a sheet of carbon paper) :: kalkerpapir, karbonpapir
carbon {n} (impure carbon (e.g., coal, charcoal)) :: kul {n}, koks, trækul, stenkul
carbonated water {n} (water containing carbon dioxide) :: danskvand {n} {c}
carbon copy {n} (a copy) :: gennemslag {n}, gennemslagskopi
carbon cycle {n} (cycle of carbon) :: kulstofkredsløb {n}, carbonkredsløb {n}
carbon dioxide {n} (CO₂) :: kuldioxid
carbon emissions trading {n} (trading of permits to emit carbon dioxide) :: CO2-handel {c} [trade], CO2-kvote {c} [the quota itself]
carboxyl {n} (carboxyl) :: syregruppe {c}
carboxylic {adj} (of, or relating to the carboxyl functional group) :: carboxyl-
carboxylic acid {n} (organic compound containing a carboxyl functional group) :: carboxylsyre
carboy {n} (demijohn) SEE: demijohn ::
carcass {n} (body of a dead animal) :: kadaver
carcass {n} (body of a dead human) SEE: corpse ::
carcinogen {n} (substance or agent that can cause cancer) :: carcinogen
card {n} (flat, normally rectangular piece of stiff paper, plastic etc.) :: kort {n}
card {n} (playing card) SEE: playing card ::
card {n} (card game) SEE: card game ::
cardboard {n} (material resembling heavy paper) :: pap, karton
cardboard box {n} (container) :: papkasse {c}
card game {n} (any of very many games played with playing cards) :: kortspil {n}
cardiac arrest {n} (cessation of the heartbeat resulting in the loss of effective circulation of the blood) :: hjertestop {n}
cardinal {n} (mulled wine) SEE: mulled wine ::
cardinal {n} (cardinal numeral) SEE: cardinal numeral ::
cardinality {n} ((set theory)) :: mægtighed, kardinalitet {c}
cardinal number {n} (number denoting quantity) :: kardinaltal {n}
cardinal number {n} (number used to denote the size of a set) :: kardinaltal {n}
cardinal number {n} (cardinal numeral) SEE: cardinal numeral ::
cardinal numeral {n} (grammar: word used to represent a cardinal number) :: kardinaltal {n}
cardiogram {n} (the visual output an electrocardiograph produces) :: kardiogram {n}
cardioid {n} (epicycloid with one cusp) :: kardioide {c}
cardiovascular system {n} (circulatory system) SEE: circulatory system ::
cardoon {n} (perennial plant) :: kardon {c}
cards {n} (card game) SEE: card game ::
care {n} (treatment of those in need) :: omsorg {c}
Care Bear {n} (fictional animal) SEE: Care Bears ::
Care Bears {n} (Fictional cartoon bears) :: Care Bears
career {n} (one's calling in life; a person's occupation) :: karriere {c}
carefree {adj} (worry free, light hearted, etc.) :: sorgløs, ubekymret, sorgfri, bekymringsfri, bekymringsløs
careful {adj} (cautious) :: forsigtig
carefully {adv} (in a careful manner) :: forsigtig
care killed the cat {proverb} (curiosity killed the cat) SEE: curiosity killed the cat ::
careless {adj} (not giving sufficient attention or thought) :: skødesløs, uforsigtig, uagtsom, letsindig, lemfældig
careless {adj} (not concerned or worried) SEE: carefree ::
caress {v} (touch or kiss lovingly) :: kærtegne
caretaker {n} (One who takes care of a place or thing.) :: vicevært {c}
caretaker government {n} (temporary government) :: forretningsministerium {n} [previous government after an election has been called], overgangsregering {n} [transitory government]
cargo {n} (freight carried by a ship) :: gods {n}
Caria {prop} (a historical region in the southwest corner of Asia Minor) :: Karien
Caribbean {adj} (Pertaining to the sea and region bounded by the American continent and the West Indies) :: caribisk
Caribbean {prop} (sea) :: Caribiske Hav
Caribbean {prop} (countries) :: Caribien
Caribbean Sea {prop} (a tropical sea in the Western Hemisphere) :: Det Caribiske Hav
caricature {n} (pictorial representation of someone for comic effect) :: karikatur {c}
caricature {v} (represent in exaggerated manner) :: karikere
caricaturist {n} (person who draws caricatures) :: karikaturtegner {c}
Carinthia {prop} (state of Austria) :: Kärnten
carious {adj} (decayed, rotten) SEE: rotten ::
Carl {prop} (male given names cognate to Carl) SEE: Charles ::
carnation {n} (flower) :: nellike
carnival {n} (festive occasion marked by parades) :: karneval
carnivore {n} (meat-eating animal) :: kødæder, rovdyr {n}
carnivore {n} (mammal of the order Carnivora) :: rovdyr {n}
Caroline {prop} (female given name) :: Caroline
Carolingian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Frankish dynasty) :: karolingisk
Carolingian {n} (member of a Frankish noble family) :: karolinger {c}
Carolinian {adj} (Carolingian) SEE: Carolingian ::
carom billiards {n} (family of billiards games) :: bob {n}
carousel {n} (merry-go-round) SEE: merry-go-round ::
carp {n} (Any of various freshwater fish of the family Cyprinidae) :: karpe {c}
car park {n} (multistorey parking facility) SEE: parking garage ::
carpe diem {proverb} (seize the day) :: fang dagen
carpenter {n} (carpentry person) :: tømrer {c}, tømmermand {c}
carpenter's square {n} (tool used to measure out right angles) :: tømrervinkel {c}
carpet {n} (a fabric used as a floor covering) :: tæppe {n}
carpet shark {n} (ferret) SEE: ferret ::
carrack {n} (ship) :: karrak
carriage {n} (wheeled vehicle, generally drawn by horse power) :: hestevogn {c}
carriage {n} (railroad car) :: vogn {c}, togvogn {c}
carriage {n} (manner of standing or walking) :: holdning {c}
carriage {n} (part of typewriter) :: slæde {c}
carrot {n} (Daucus carota ssp. sativus) :: gulerod {c}
carrot {n} (motivational tool) :: gulerod {c}
carry {v} (to carry) SEE: bear ::
carry {v} (to transport by lifting) :: bære
carry coals to Newcastle {v} (do something unneeded or redundant) :: give bagerbørn hvedebrød (give wheat bread to bakers' children)
carsick {adj} (feeling nauseated due to riding in a vehicle) :: køresyg
carsickness {n} (motion sickness due to riding in a vehicle) :: køresyge
cart {n} (small, open, wheeled vehicle, see also: wagon) :: kærre {c}
carte blanche {n} (unlimited discretionary power to act; unrestricted authority) :: carte blanche {c} {n}
carte de visite {n} (business card) SEE: business card ::
Cartesian {adj} (of or pertaining to Descartes) :: kartesisk
Cartesian {adj} (of or pertaining to coordinates based on orthogonal axes) :: kartesisk
Carthage {prop} (ancient city in North Africa) :: Karthago {n}
cartilage {n} (dense connective tissue) :: brusk {c}
cartoon {n} (humorous drawing or strip) :: tegneserie {c}
cartoon {n} (satire of public figures) :: karikaturtegning {c}
cartoon {n} (animated cartoon) :: tegnefilm {c}
cartoon {n} (diagram in a scientific concept) :: tegning
cartouche {n} (in architecture) :: kartouche {c}
cartouche {n} (hieroglyphs) :: kartouche {c}
cartwheel {n} (wheel of a cart) :: vognhjul {n}
cartwheel {n} (gymnastic maneuver) :: vejrmølle {c}
Casablanca {prop} (city) :: Casablanca
cascade {n} (waterfall) :: vandfald {n}
cascade {n} (sequence of events) :: kaskade {c}
case {n} (box containing a number of identical items of manufacture) :: kasse {c}
case {n} (grammatical case) SEE: grammatical case ::
case law {n} (law developed through court decisions) :: retspraksis
cash {n} (money in the form of notes/bills and coins) :: kontanter {p}
cashbox {n} (a box for holding cash) :: pengekasse {c}
cash dispenser {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine ::
cashew {n} (cashew nut) SEE: cashew nut ::
cashew nut {n} (the seed of the cashew tree) :: cashewnød {c}
cash flow {n} (stream of funds) :: cashflow {n}, pengestrøm {c}
cash flow {n} (statement) :: pengestrømsopgørelse {c}
cash in {v} (to die) SEE: die ::
cash machine {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine ::
cashpoint {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine ::
cash register {n} (machine) :: kasseapparat {n}
casino {n} (public building or room for entertainment, especially gambling) :: kasino {n}
casket {n} (coffin) SEE: coffin ::
Caspar {prop} (male given name) :: Kasper, Jesper
Caspian Sea {prop} (landlocked sea) :: Kaspiske Hav {n}
cassava {n} :: maniok
casserole {n} (glass or earthenware dish) :: kasserolle {c}
cassette {n} (small flat case containing magnetic tape) :: kassette {c}
Cassiopeia {prop} (mythical wife of Cepheus) :: Kassiopeia
cast {v} (to throw forcefully) :: kaste
caste {n} (hereditary social class) :: kaste
caster {n} (wheeled assembly) :: hjul {n} [office chairs]
caster {n} (shaker with perforated top) :: strødåse {c}, saltbøsse {c} [salt shaker], peberbøsse {c} [pepper-castor]
caster sugar {n} (fine granulated sugar) :: melis {c}, stødt melis {c}, strøsukker {n}
Castile soap {n} (type of soap) :: Castilla sæbe {c}
Castilian {prop} (language) :: castiliansk
castle {n} (fortified building) :: slot {n}, borg {c}, herregård {c}
castle {v} (chess) :: rokere
castle {n} (chess piece) SEE: rook ::
castle in the air {n} (idea that is unlikely to be ever realized) :: luftkastel {n}
castle nut {n} (nut with rounded extensions projecting past the nut's opening) :: kronemøtrik {c}
castling {n} (move in chess) :: rokade {c}
castor {n} (a pivoting roller) SEE: caster ::
castor {n} (container for sprinkling) SEE: caster ::
Castor {prop} (Dioscuri) :: Castor
cast pearls before swine {v} (cast pearls before swine) :: kaste perler for svin
castrate {v} (remove the testicles of) :: kastrere
Castries {prop} (capital of Saint Lucia) :: Castries
cast the first stone {v} (act self-righteously) :: kaste den første sten
casual {adj} (informal, relaxed) :: afslappet
cat {v} (raise anchor to cathead) :: katte
cat {v} (vomit) :: brække sig
cat {n} (spiteful woman) SEE: bitch ::
cat {n} (type of fish) SEE: catfish ::
cat {n} (cat-o'-nine-tails) SEE: cat-o'-nine-tails ::
cat {n} (domestic species) :: huskat, kat {c}
cat {n} (member of the family Felidae) :: kat {c}
cat {n} (guy, fellow) :: fyr
cat {n} (strong tackle used to hoist an anchor to the cathead of a ship) :: kat, ankerkat
catacomb {n} (underground system of tunnels and chambers with recesses for graves) :: katakombe {c}
Catalan {n} (Person from Catalonia) :: catalonier {c}
Catalan {n} (The language of Catalonia) :: catalansk
Catalan {adj} (Of or pertaining to Catalonia) :: catalansk, catalonsk
catalogue {n} (a systematic list of names, books, pictures etc.) :: katalog {n}
catalogue {n} (a complete list of items) :: katalog {n}
catalogue {n} (a list of all the publications in a library) :: katalog {n}
catalogue {v} (to put into a catalogue) :: katalogisere
catalogue {v} (to make a catalogue of) :: katalogisere
catalogue {v} (to add to an existing catalogue) :: katalogisere
Catalonia {prop} (autonomous community in Spain) :: Catalonien
Catalonian {adj} (Catalan) SEE: Catalan ::
Catalonian {n} (Catalan) SEE: Catalan ::
catalysis {n} (chemistry: the increase of the rate of a chemical reaction induced by a catalyst) :: katalyse {c}
catalyst {n} (substance which increases the rate of a chemical reaction without being consumed in the process) :: katalysator {c}
catalytic {adj} (of, or relating to catalysts) :: katalytisk
catamaran {n} (twin-hulled boat) :: katamaran
cataplasm {n} (poultice) SEE: poultice ::
cataract {n} (waterfall) :: vandfald
catastrophe {n} (any large and disastrous event of great significance) :: katastrofe {c}
catastrophe {n} (disaster beyond expectations) :: katastrofe {c}
catch {v} (to intercept an object in the air etc. ) :: fange
catechist {n} :: kateket {c}
categorize {v} (to assign a category) :: kategorisere
category {n} (group) :: kategori {c}
category {n} (collection in math) :: kategori {c}
caterpillar {n} (larva of a butterfly) :: larve {c}, kålorm {c}
catfish {n} (type of fish) :: malle {c}
cat flap {n} (small hinged panel cut into a door where a cat can come in) :: kattelem {c}
cat-flap {n} (cat flap) SEE: cat flap ::
cat food {n} (type of food formulated for the feeding of cats) :: kattemad {c}, kattefoder {?}
catharsis {n} (in drama, a release of emotional tension) :: katarsis
catharsis {n} (any release of emotional tension) :: katarsis
cathedral {n} (big church building) :: katedral {c}
cathedral {n} (principal church of a bishop's diocese) :: domkirke {c}, katedral {c}
Catherine {prop} (female given name) :: Katharina
catheter {n} (small tube inserted into a body cavity) :: kateter
cathetus {n} (either of the sides of a right triangle other than its hypotenuse) :: katete {c}
Catholic {adj} (of the Western Christian church, as differentiated from the Orthodox church) :: katolsk
Catholic {n} (member of a Catholic church) :: katolik {c}
Catholic Church {n} (Roman Catholic Church) SEE: Roman Catholic Church ::
Catholicism {n} (faiths, practices and doctrines of a Catholic Church) :: katolicisme {c}
catholicity {n} (Catholicism) SEE: Catholicism ::
catmint {n} (catnip) SEE: catnip ::
catnip {n} (plants of the genus Nepeta, family Lamiaceae) :: katteurt
catnip {n} (specific species which causes intoxication among cats) :: almindelig katteurt, katteurt
cat-o'-nine-tails {n} (whip) :: nihalet kat {c}
cattle {n} (domesticated bovine animals) :: kvæg {n}
cattle {n} (pejorative: people who resemble cattle in behavior or destiny) :: kvæg {n}
cattle egret {n} (cattle egret) :: kohejre {c}
catty {adj} (spiteful) :: sladrende
Caucasus {prop} (geographic region) :: Kaukasus
cauliflower {n} (Vegetable) :: blomkål
cauliflower {n} (Edible head of a cauliflower plant) :: blomkål {c}
caulk {n} (substance for filling and/or sealing) :: kalfatring
caulk {v} (to seal joints with caulk) :: kalfatre
caulk {n} (caulking) SEE: caulking ::
caulking {n} (sealing material) :: kalfatring
causate {v} (cause) SEE: cause ::
cause {n} (source or reason of an event or action) :: årsag {c}
cause {n} (goal, aim, principle) :: sag {c}
cause {v} (to set off an event or action) :: forårsage
cause of death {n} (official cause of a human death) :: dødsårsag {c}
caution {n} (precept or warning against evil or danger) :: advarsel {c}
caution {n} (careful attention, prudence) :: forsigtighed {c}, varsomhed {c}
caution {n} (security; guaranty; bail) :: sikkerhed {c}, garanti {c}, kaution {c}
caution {v} (to warn) :: advare
cautious {adj} (careful) :: varsom, forsigtig
cavalcade {n} (company of riders) :: kavalkade [rare]
cavalcade {n} (parade) :: kavalkade
cavalry {n} (military service that fights with riding horses) :: kavaleri {n}
cave {n} (large, naturally occurring cavity formed underground) :: hule {c}
caveat {n} (warning) :: advarsel
caviar {n} (roe of the sturgeon or other large fish (black caviar)) :: kaviar {c}
cavy {n} (guinea pig) SEE: guinea pig ::
Cayman Islands {prop} (British territory in the Caribbean) :: Caymanøerne
cease {v} (intransitive) :: ophøre
cease {v} (transitive) :: ophøre
ceasefire {n} (in warfare, an agreed end to hostilities for a specific purpose) :: våbenhvile {c}
Cecilia {prop} (female given name) :: Cecilie
cedar {n} (coniferous tree in genus Cedrus) :: ceder {c}, cedertræ {n}
cedar {n} (aromatic wood) :: ceder {c}, cedertræ {n}
ceil {n} (ceiling) SEE: ceiling ::
ceiling {n} (upper limit of room) :: loft {n}
celebrate {v} (extol or honour in a solemn manner) :: prise
celebrate {v} (honour by rites, ceremonies, etc.) :: højtideligholde
celebrate {v} (to engage in joyful activity in appreciation of an event) :: fejre, feste
celebration {n} (act or process of showing gratitude, appreciation or remembrance) :: fejring {c}
celebration {n} (social gathering for entertainment and fun) :: fest {c}
celebrity {n} (famous person) :: kendt, kendis {c}, celebritet {c}, berømthed {c}
celery {n} (herb) :: selleri
celestial {adj} (relating to heaven (religious)) :: himmelsk
celestial sphere {n} (abstract sphere of infinite radius) :: himmelkugle {c}
Celine {prop} (female given name) :: Celina {c}
cell {n} (room in a prison for containing inmates) :: celle {c}
cell {n} (basic unit of a living organism) :: celle {c}
cell {n} (biological cavity) :: celle {c}
cellar {n} (underground space) :: kælder {c}
cell membrane {n} (semipermeable membrane surrounding the cytoplasm of a cell) :: cellemembran {c}
cell nucleus {n} (cytology: large organelle found in cells) SEE: nucleus ::
cello {n} (musical instrument) :: cello {c}
cellophane {n} (the transparent plastic film) :: cellofan {n}
cell phone {n} (mobile phone) SEE: mobile phone ::
cellular {n} (mobile phone) SEE: mobile phone ::
cellular phone {n} (mobile phone) SEE: mobile phone ::
cellulose {n} (the polysaccharide cellulose) :: cellulose {c}
cell wall {n} (thick layer around cells of plants, fungi, and algae) :: cellevæg {c}
Celt {prop} (ancient) :: kelter {c}
Celt {prop} (modern) :: kelter {c}
Celtic {prop} (branch of languages) :: keltisk
cembalo {n} (cembalo) SEE: harpsichord ::
cement {n} (a powdered substance) :: cement
cement {n} (the paste-like substance) :: cement
cement {v} (to affix with cement) :: cementere
cement {v} (to make permanent) :: cementere
cemetery {n} (a place where the dead are buried) SEE: graveyard ::
cenote {n} (deep natural well or sinkhole) :: ferskvandshul, cenote
Cenozoic {prop} (geological epoch) :: kænozoikum, Kænozoikum
censor {n} :: censor
censor {v} :: censurere
censorship {n} (use of state or group power to control freedom of expression) :: censur {c}
census {n} (official count of members of a population) :: folketælling {c}
centaur {n} (mythical half-man, half-horse) :: kentaur {c}
centenary {n} (centennial) SEE: centennial ::
centenary {adj} (of, or pertaining to, or completing a period of 100 years) :: hundredåret
centennial {n} (100th anniversary) :: hundredårsdag
center {n} (point equidistant from all points on the perimeter of a circle) :: centrum
center {n} (point on a line midway between the ends) :: midte
centilitre {n} (1/100 of a litre) :: centiliter {c}
centimetre {n} (one-hundredth of a metre) :: centimeter {c}
centipede {n} (a segmented arthropod of class Chilopoda) :: skolopender
central {adj} :: central
Central African Republic {prop} (country in Central Africa) :: Centralafrikanske Republik
Central America {prop} (part of North America) :: Centralamerika, Mellemamerika
Central Asia {prop} (smaller area of Central Asia) :: Centralasien
Central Europe {prop} (geographical region in the center of Europe) :: Mellemeuropa, Centraleuropa
central heating {n} (heating system) :: centralvarme {c}
central nervous system {n} (that part of the nervous system comprising the brain, brainstem and spinal cord) :: centralnervesystem {n}
centre {n} (center) SEE: center ::
centre {v} (center) SEE: center ::
centre circle {n} (the circle in the centre of the pitch in soccer) :: midtercirkel {c}
centre of mass {n} (point where the mass can be considered concentrated) :: massemidtpunkt {n}
-centric {suffix} (having a specified object at the centre) :: -centrisk
centrifuge {n} (device for separation of substances) :: centrifuge {c}
centrifuge {v} (to rotate something in a centrifuge in order to separate its constituents) :: centrifugere
centripetal force {n} (the force on a rotating or orbiting body in the direction of the centre of rotation) :: centripetalkraft {c}
century {n} (100 years) :: århundred, århundrede {n}
cephalalgia {n} (headache) SEE: headache ::
Cepheus {prop} (mythical husband of Cassiopeia) :: Kefeus
Cerberus {prop} (mythological three-headed dog) :: Kerberos
cereal {n} (type of grass) :: korn, kornsort
cereal {n} (grains of such a grass) :: korn
cerebellum {n} (part of the hindbrain in vertebrates) :: lillehjerne
cerebral {adj} (of, or relating to the brain) :: cerebral
cerebral cortex {n} (layer of the brain) :: hjernebark
cerebral palsy {n} (group of non-contagious conditions) :: cerebral parese, spastisk lammelse
cerebrum {n} (upper part of the brain) :: storhjerne
ceremonial {adj} (of, relating to, or used in a ceremony) :: ceremoniel
ceremony {n} (ritual with religious significance) :: ceremoni {c}
ceremony {n} (official gathering to celebrate) :: ceremoni {c}
cerium {n} (chemical element) :: cerium
certain {adj} (sure, positive, not doubting) :: sikker {c}, sikkert {n}, sikre {p}
certain {determiner} (having been determined but not specified) :: vis {c}, vist {n}, visse {p}
certificate {n} (a document containing a certified statement) :: certifikat {n}
cerumen {n} (earwax) SEE: earwax ::
cervical cancer {n} (cancer of the cervix) :: livmoderhalskræft {c}
cervix {n} (neck) SEE: neck ::
cesarean section {n} (Caesarean section) SEE: Caesarean section ::
c'est la vie {phrase} (such is life) SEE: such is life ::
Ceylon {prop} (Sri Lanka) SEE: Sri Lanka ::
cf. {v} (compare) :: jf.
Chad {prop} (country) :: Tchad
chador {n} (a loose robe worn by Muslim women) :: chador
chafe {n} (injury or wear caused by friction) :: gnavesår {n}
chaffinch {n} (bird) :: bogfinke
chain {n} (series of interconnected rings or links) :: kæde {c}
chain letter {n} (a letter that is mailed successively to different recipients) :: kædebrev
chain mail {n} (a flexible defensive armor) :: ringbrynje {c}
chain of command {n} (hierarchy in which one rank obeys the one above it) :: kommandovej {c}
chainplate {n} (plate on the side of a sailing ship) :: røstjern
chain reaction {n} (type of nuclear reaction) :: kædereaktion {c}
chain reaction {n} (series of events) :: kædereaktion {c}
chainsaw {n} (saw with a power-driven chain) :: kædesav {c}, motorsav {c}
chain-smoker {n} (person who chain-smokes) :: kæderyger {c}
chair {n} (furniture) :: stol {c}
chairman {n} (person presiding over a meeting) :: formand {c}
chaise longue {n} (reclining chair with a long seat) :: chaiselong {c}
Chaldea {prop} (region in the southern portion of Babylonia) :: Kaldæa
Chaldean {adj} (of ancient Babylonia) SEE: Babylonian ::
Chaldean {adj} (of Chaldea) :: kaldæisk
Chaldean {n} (native of Chaldea) :: kaldæer {c}
Chaldean {n} (member of the Chaldean Catholic Church) :: kaldæer {c}
chalice {n} (large drinking cup) :: kalk {c}
chalk {n} (a soft, white, powdery limestone) :: kridt {n}
chalk {n} (a piece of chalk used for drawing and on a blackboard) :: kridt {n}
challenge {n} (that which encourages someone to do something they otherwise would not) :: udfordring {c}
challenge {v} (to invite someone to take part in a competition) :: udfordre
challenge {v} (to dare someone) :: udfordre
challenging {adj} (difficult; hard to do) :: udfordrende
chamber music {n} (chamber music) :: kammermusik {c}
chameleon {n} (reptile) :: kamæleon {c}
chamois {n} (goat) :: gemse
champagne {n} (sparkling white wine produced in Champagne) :: champagne {c}
Champagne {n} (champagne) SEE: champagne ::
champian {n} (field of inquiry or study) SEE: field ::
champian {n} (flat expanse of land) SEE: plain ::
champian {n} (species of landscape) SEE: plain ::
champian {n} (level open countryside) SEE: plain ::
champignon {n} (Agaricus bisporus) :: champignon {c}
champion {n} (someone who has been winner in a contest) :: mester, champion
champion {adj} (something very positive) :: mesterlig, førsteklasses
champion {v} (to advocate) :: forsvare, forfægte
championship {n} (competition to determine a champion) :: mesterskab {n}
championship {n} (position of champion, or winner) :: mesterskab {n}
chancel {n} (space around the altar in a church) :: kor {n}
chancellor {n} (important notary; person in charge of some area of government) :: kansler
chancellor {n} (head of parliamentary government in some German speaking countries) :: kansler
chandelier {n} (branched, often ornate, lighting fixture suspended from the ceiling) :: lysekrone {c}
change {v} (to become something different) :: ændre sig, forandre sig
change {v} (to make something into something different) :: ændre, forandre
change {v} (to replace) :: skifte, udskifte, ombytte
change {n} (the process of becoming different) :: ændring {c}, forandring {c}
change {n} (small denominations of money given in exchange for a larger denomination) :: småpenge {p}, vekselpenge {p}
change {n} (a replacement) :: ombytning {c}, udskiftning {c}, skift {n}, omklædning {c} [change of clothes]
changeling {n} ((Mythology) an infant of a fairy, sprite or troll that the creature has secretly exchanged for a human infant) :: skifting {c}
change management {n} (management of personnel transitioning) :: forandringsproces
changing room {n} (room in gym etc.) :: omklædningsrum {n}
changing room {n} (room in shop) :: prøverum {n}
Chang Jiang {prop} (Yangtze) SEE: Yangtze ::
channel {n} (narrow body of water between two land masses) :: kanal {c}
channel {n} (broadcasting: specific radio frequency or band of frequencies) :: kanal {c}
channel {n} (broadcasting: specific radio frequency or band of frequencies used for transmitting television) :: kanal {c}
channel {v} (direct the flow) :: kanalisere
Channel Islands {prop} (group of islands in the English Channel) :: Kanaløerne {c-p}
Channel Tunnel {prop} (man-made tunnel) :: Eurotunnelen
chanterelle {n} (Cantharellus cibarius) :: kantarel
chaos {n} (state of disorder) :: kaos {n}
chaotic {adj} (Filled with chaos) :: kaotisk
chapel {n} (place of worship) :: kapel
chaplain {n} (member of a religious body) :: kapellan {c}
chapter {n} (section in a book) :: kapitel {n}
char {n} (fish) :: rødding {c}
charabanc {n} (a horse-drawn, and then later, motorized omnibus with open sides, and often, no roof) :: charabanc {c}
character {n} (being in a story) :: figur, rolle, person, personage {c}
character {n} (distinguishing feature) :: karakter, træk, natur
character {n} (moral strength) :: karakter, fasthed, viljestyrke
character {n} (notable or eccentric person) :: personlighed
character {n} (symbol for a sound or a word) :: tegn
character {n} ((computing) basic element in a text string) :: tegn
characteristic {n} (distinguishing feature) :: karakteristik {c}
charcoal {n} (substance) :: trækul {n}, kul {n}
charcoal {n} (charcoal drawing) :: kultegning {c}
charcoal drawing {n} (charcoal drawing) SEE: charcoal ::
chard {n} (Beta vulgaris subsp. cicla) :: bladbede
charge {n} (load or burden) :: læs {n}
charge {n} (instruction) :: anklage {c}
charge {n} (ground attack) :: angreb {n}
charge {n} (electric charge) :: ladning {c}
chariot {n} (vehicle used in warfare) :: stridsvogn {c}
charity label {n} (label sold by charities in form of a cinderella stamp) :: velgørenhedsmærke
charity stamp {n} (type of postage stamp) SEE: semi-postal stamp ::
charivari {n} (cacaphonous noise, hubbub) SEE: cacophony ::
charlatan {n} (malicious trickster) :: charlatan {c}, fupmager {c}, snydepels {c}, fidusmager {c}, svindler {c}, platugle {c}
Charlemagne {prop} (king of the Franks) :: Karl den Store
Charles {prop} (given name) :: Karl, Carl
Charles' Wain {prop} (bright circumpolar asterism of the northern sky) SEE: Big Dipper ::
Charlotte {prop} (female given name) :: Charlotte
charm {n} (quality of inspiring delight or admiration) :: charme {c}
charm {n} (a small trinket on a bracelet or chain) :: charm {c}
charm {v} (seduce, entrance or fascinate) :: charmere
Charon {prop} (a moon of Pluto) :: Charon
Charon {prop} (the ferryman of Hades) :: Karon
chart {n} (map) SEE: map ::
chart {n} (graph) SEE: graph ::
chart {n} (table) SEE: table ::
charter {n} (document conferring rights and privileges on a person, corporation etc) :: pagt
Charybdis {prop} (Greek mythological monster) :: Charybdis
chase {n} (hunt) SEE: hunt ::
chase {v} (to hunt) SEE: hunt ::
chase {n} (action of the verb "to chase") :: jagt {c}, forfølgelse
chase {v} (to pursue, to follow at speed) :: jagte (?)
chasma {n} (aurora) SEE: aurora ::
chassis {n} (base frame of motor vehicle) :: chassis {n}
chaste {adj} (modest) SEE: modest ::
chasten {v} (discipline) SEE: discipline ::
chastity belt {n} (belt-like garment) :: kyskhedsbælte {n}
chasuble {n} (liturgical vestment) :: messehagel {c}
chat {v} (be engaged in informal conversation) :: snakke, sludre
chat {v} (talk more than a few words) :: snakke
chat {v} (exchange messages in real time) :: chatte
chat {n} (informal conversation) :: snak {c}, snakken
chattel {n} (tangible, movable property) :: løsøre {c}
chatter {n} (sound of a magpie) :: skræppe
chatter {n} (intermittent noise, as from vibration) :: hakke, klapre
chatter {v} (talk idly) :: plapre, sludre, snakke, hyggesnakke, småsnakke
chatter {v} (make a chattering noise) :: klapre
chauvinism {n} (excessive patriotism) :: chauvinisme {c}
chavender {n} (chub) SEE: chub ::
cheap {adj} (low in price) :: billig
cheap {adj} (of poor quality) :: tarvelig
cheap {adj} (of little worth) :: billig
cheap {adj} (slang: unfairly powerful) :: billig
cheaply {adv} (in a cheap manner) :: billigt
cheat {v} (violate rules to gain advantage) :: snyde, svindle, bedrage
cheat {v} (being unfaithful) :: være utro, bedrage
cheat {v} (manage to avoid something) :: undgå
cheater {n} (cheat) SEE: cheat ::
Cheboksary {prop} (city) :: Tjeboksary
Chechen {prop} (language) :: tjetjensk
Chechnya {prop} (federal subject of Russia) :: Tjetjenien
check {n} (chess: when the king is directly threatened by an enemy piece) :: skak {c}
check {v} (to inspect, examine) :: kontrollere, tjekke
check {n} (bank order) SEE: cheque ::
checkers {n} (draughts) SEE: draughts ::
checkmate {interj} (said when making the conclusive move in chess) :: skakmat {c}
checkmate {n} (conclusive victory in a game of chess) :: skakmat, mat
checkout divider {n} (plastic bar to separate groceries) :: skillert
Cheddar {prop} (Cheddar cheese) SEE: Cheddar cheese ::
Cheddar cheese {n} (cheese) :: Cheddar ost
cheek {n} (part of face) :: kind {c}
cheek {n} (colloquial: buttock) :: balde {c}
cheek {n} (colloquial: impudence) :: frækhed {c}, uforskammethed {c}
cheeky {adj} (impudent; impertinent) :: fræk
cheerful {adj} (happy) :: fornøjet, munter
cheerful {adj} (bright) :: lys, venlig
cheerleader {n} (person (usually female) who encourages applaus) :: cheerleader {c}
cheers {interj} (toast when drinking) :: skål
cheers {interj} (informal: thank you) :: tak
cheese {n} (dairy product) :: ost {c}
cheese {n} (countable: any particular variety of cheese) :: ost {c}
cheese {interj} (said while being photographed) :: appelsin
cheesecake {n} (dessert food) :: ostekage {c}
cheese slicer {n} (instrument for slicing cheese) :: ostehøvl {c}
cheesy {adj} (overdramatic, clichéd) :: cheesy
cheetah {n} (Acinonyx jubatus) :: gepard {c}
Cheka {prop} (Soviet security organization) :: Tjeka {c}
Chelyabinsk {prop} (city) :: Tjeljabinsk
chemical {adj} (relating to chemistry) :: kemisk
chemical {n} (any specific element or chemical compound) :: kemikalie {n}
chemical {n} (an artificial chemical compound) :: kemikalie {n}
chemical element {n} (any one of the simplest chemical substances that cannot be decomposed in a chemical reaction) :: grundstof {n}
chemist {n} (person working in chemistry) :: kemiker {c}
chemist {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy ::
chemist {n} (pharmacist) SEE: pharmacist ::
chemistry {n} (branch of natural science) :: kemi {c}
chemistry {n} (application of chemical theory and method to a particular substance) :: kemi {c}, kemiske egenskab {c}
chemistry {n} (mutual attraction between two people) :: kemi {c}
chemistry {n} (as modifier: relating to or using chemistry) :: kemi-
chemist's {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy ::
cheque {n} (a note promising to pay money to a named person or entity) :: check {c}
Cherkasy {prop} (city) :: Tjerkasy
Cherkessk {prop} (city in Russia) :: Tjerkessk
Chernigov {prop} (Chernihiv) SEE: Chernihiv ::
Chernihiv {prop} (city) :: Tjernihiv, Tjernigov
Chernivtsi {prop} (city) :: Tjernivtsi
Chernobyl {n} (city in Ukraine) :: Tjernobyl
Chernovtsy {prop} (Chernivtsi) SEE: Chernivtsi ::
cherry {n} (fruit) :: kirsebær {n}
cherry {n} (tree) :: kirsebærtræ {n}
cherry {n} (wood) :: kirsebærtræ {n}
cherry {n} (color) :: kirsebærfarvet
cherry red {adj} (Of a red color) :: ceriserød
cherub {n} (winged creature represented in the Bible as attending on God) :: kerub {c}
chervil {n} (spice) :: kørvel
chess {n} (two-player board game) :: skak {c}
chessboard {n} (square board used in the game of chess) :: skakbræt
chessman {n} (chess piece) SEE: chess piece ::
chess piece {n} (any of the 16 white and 16 black pieces used in playing the game of chess) :: skakbrik {c}
chesspiece {n} (chessman) SEE: chess piece ::
chest {n} (strong box) :: kiste {c}
chest {n} (thorax) :: bryst {n}
chest {n} (coffin) SEE: coffin ::
chestnut {n} (nut of the chestnut tree) :: kastanje {c}
chestnut {n} (reddish-brown colour) :: kastanjebrun
chestnut {adj} (of a deep reddish-brown colour) :: kastanjebrun
chestnut {n} (chestnut tree) SEE: chestnut tree ::
chestnut tree {n} (tree that bears chestnuts) :: kastanjetræ
cheval de frise {n} (obstacle made of wood with spikes) :: spansk rytter {c}
chevin {n} (chub) SEE: chub ::
chew {v} (to crush food with teeth prior to swallowing) :: tygge, gumle
chewing gum {n} (flavoured preparation for chewing) :: tyggegummi {n}
Cheyenne {prop} (city) :: Cheyenne
chez {prep} (at/in the home of) :: hos
chick {n} (young bird) :: fugleunge, ungfugl
chick {n} (young chicken) :: kylling {c}
chick {n} (young woman) :: pigebarn, [slang] sild
chickadee {n} (songbird) :: mejse {c}
chicken {n} (bird) :: kylling {c}, høne {c}
chicken {n} (meat) :: kylling {c}
chicken {n} (coward) :: bangebuks {c}, kylling {c}
chicken coop {n} (small building for poultry) SEE: henhouse ::
chicken feed {n} (food for poultry) :: hønsefoder {n}, kyllingefoder {n}
chicken pox {n} (childhood disease) :: skoldkopper
chicken scratch {n} (illegible handwriting) :: kragetæer {c-p}
chicken soup {n} (soup with chicken as main ingredient) :: hønsekødssuppe
chickpea {n} (plant) :: kikært {c}
chickpea {n} (seed) :: kikært {c}, kikærter {p}
chief of state {n} (the titular head of a nation) SEE: head of state ::
Chihuahua {prop} (state) :: Chihuahua
Chihuahua {prop} (capital city) :: Chihuahua
Chihuahua {n} (breed of dog) :: chihuahua {c}
child {n} (a female or male child, a daughter or son) :: barn {n}, børn {p}
child {n} (a minor) :: barn {n}, børn {p}
child bride {n} (very young bride) :: barnebrud {c}
childcare {n} (supervising young children) :: børnepasning {c}
child-fucker {n} (contemptible person) SEE: motherfucker ::
child-fucker {n} (one who engages in sex with a child) SEE: pedophile ::
childhood {n} (state of being a child) :: barndom {c}
childhood {n} (time when one is a child) :: barndom {c}, barndomstid {c}
child labor {n} (child labor) SEE: child labour ::
child labour {n} (work performed by children) :: børnearbejde {n}
childless {adj} (not having any children) :: barnløs
childlessness {n} (the state of being childless) :: barnløshed {c}
child neglect {n} (form of child abuse) :: omsorgssvigt {c}, omsorgssvigtede børn {c} (neglected children)
child porn {n} (child pornography) SEE: child pornography ::
child pornography {n} (pornographic materials depicting minors) :: børnepornografi {c}, børneporno {c}
child prodigy {n} (talented young person) :: vidunderbarn {n}
children's home {n} (public institution for care of children, see also: orphanage) :: børnehjem {n}
child soldier {n} (minor who is put to use for military purposes) :: børnesoldat {c}, barnesoldat {c}
chile {n} (chili) SEE: chili ::
Chile {prop} (country in South America) :: Chile
chili {n} (spicy fresh or dried fruit of capsicum) :: chili
chili {n} (chili con carne) SEE: chili con carne ::
chili con carne {n} (dish) :: chili con carne
chili sin carne {n} (chili sin carne) :: chili sin carne
chill {v} (to relax, lie back) :: chille [slang]
chilli {n} (chili) SEE: chili ::
chilly {adj} (cold enough to cause shivering, or suddenly cold) :: kølig
Chimaera {prop} (fantastical monster) :: Kimære {c}
chimera {n} (flame-spewing monster, see also: Chimera) :: kimære {c}
Chimera {prop} (mythical monster) :: Kimære
chimney {n} (vertical tube or hollow column; a flue) :: skorsten {c}, skorstenspibe {c}
chimney sweep {n} (occupation) :: skorstensfejer {c}
chimpanzee {n} (ape) :: chimpanse {c}
chin {n} (bottom of a face) :: hage {c}
china {n} (porcelain) :: porcelæn
China {prop} (country in east Asia) :: Kina
China {prop} (region corresponding to the People's Republic of China and Taiwan) :: Kina
China {prop} (civilization of the Chinese people) :: Kina
chinaberry {n} (bead tree) SEE: bead tree ::
Chinaman {n} (a man who is Chinese, a Chinese man) :: kinamand {c}, kineser {c}
chinchilla {n} (rodent) :: chinchilla
Chinese {n} (any language spoken in China, see also: Literary Chinese; Mandarin; Cantonese; Wu; Min Nan) :: kinesisk
Chinese {n} (the people of China) :: kinesere {p}
Chinese {n} (person born in China) :: kineser {c}
Chinese {n} (Chinese food or meal) :: kinesisk
Chinese {adj} (relating to China) :: kinesisk
Chinese {n} (Mandarin) SEE: Mandarin ::
Chinese cabbage {n} (napa cabbage) SEE: napa cabbage ::
Chinese grapefruit {n} (pomelo) SEE: pomelo ::
Chinese lantern {n} (bladder cherry) SEE: bladder cherry ::
Chinese lantern {n} (paper lantern) :: kinesisk lygte {c}
Chinese parsley {n} (coriander) SEE: coriander ::
Chinese Taipei {prop} (name under which the post-Chinese-Civil-War ROC participates in international organisations) :: Kinesisk Taipei
chintz {n} (fabric) :: chintz {c}
chin-up {n} (an exercise done for strengthening the arms and back) SEE: pull-up ::
chip {n} (token used in gambling) :: jeton {n}
chip {n} (fried strip of potato, french fry) :: pomme frite, pomfrit
chip {n} (thin, crisp, fried piece of potato or vegetable) :: chips, fransk kartoffel
chipmunk {n} (squirrel-like rodent) :: jordegern {n}
chiromancy {n} (divination performed by examining the palms) :: kiromanti {c}
chirp {v} (birds) :: kvidre
chisel {v} (to cheat) SEE: cheat ::
chisel {n} (tool consisting of a slim oblong block of metal) :: mejsel {c}, stemmejern {n} [wood chisel]
chisel {v} (to use a chisel) :: mejsle
Chisinau {prop} (capital city and a municipality of Moldova) :: Chișinău
Chita {prop} (city in Russia) :: Tjita
chit-chat {n} (gossip; mindless banter) :: sludder {c}
chit-chat {v} (to engage in small talk) :: småsnakke, sludre
Chittagong {prop} (the city of Chittagong) :: Chittagong
chive {n} (plant) :: purløg {c}
chive {n} (chives: herb) :: purløg {n}
chloride {n} (any salt of hydrochloric acid) :: klorid {n}
chlorine {n} (chemical element) :: klor
chlorophyll {n} (green pigment) :: klorofyl, bladgrønt {n}
chloroplast {n} (photosynthetic organelle) :: grønkorn {n}, kloroplast {c}
chocolate {n} (food made from ground roasted cocoa beans) :: chokolade {c}
chocolate {n} (small piece of confectionery made from chocolate) :: chokolade {c}
chocolate cake {n} (cake containing chocolate) :: chokoladekage {c}
chocolate egg {n} (Easter treat) SEE: Easter egg ::
chocolate milk {n} (A milk drink flavored with chocolate) :: chokolademælk
choice {n} (option or decision) :: valg {n}
choice {n} (selection or preference) :: valg {n}
choice {n} (anything that can be chosen) :: valg {n}
choice {n} (definite: best or most preferable part) :: elite, bedste del
choice {adj} (especially good or preferred) :: udsøgt
choir {n} (singing group) :: kor {n}
choke {n} (control on a carburetor) :: choker {c}
choke {n} (type of hold in wrestling etc.) :: kvælertag
choke {n} (constriction at a shotgun barrel) :: reduceret
choking {n} (obstruction of the flow of air into the lungs) :: kvælning {c}
cholecyst {n} (gall bladder) SEE: gall bladder ::
cholera {n} (infectious disease) :: kolera {c}
choose {v} (to choose) SEE: take ::
choose {v} (to pick) :: vælge, udvælge, foretrække
choose {v} (to elect) :: vælge, kåre
choose {v} (to decide to act in a certain way) :: foretrække, have lyst, finde for godt
chop {n} (cut of meat) :: kotelet {c}
chop {v} (to cut into pieces) :: hakke
chop {v} (to sever with an axe or similar) :: hugge
chopper {n} (helicopter (formal translations)) SEE: helicopter ::
chopper {n} (axe/ax) SEE: axe ::
chopping board {n} (a sturdy board, upon which one chops and prepares food) :: skærebræt {c}
chopstick {n} (single eating utensil) :: spisepind {c}
chord {n} (combination of three or more notes) :: akkord
chord {n} (straight line) :: korde {c}
chorea {n} (disease of the nervous system) :: sanktvejtsdans {c}
Christ {prop} (title for Jesus of Nazareth) :: Kristus {c}
Christa {prop} (female given name) :: Christa
Christendom {n} (the Christian world) :: kristenhed {c}, kristne verden {c}
Christian {n} (member of the Christian religion) :: kristen
Christian {prop} (male given name) :: Christian
Christiana {prop} (a female given name) :: Kristiane
Christianity {prop} (monotheistic religion) :: kristendom {c}
Christianity {n} (Christendom) SEE: Christendom ::
Christina {prop} (female given name) :: Christine
Christine {prop} (female name) SEE: Christina ::
Christmas {prop} (Christian holiday) :: jul {c}
Christmas card {n} (greeting card that celebrates Christmas) :: julekort {n}
Christmas carol {n} (hymn whose lyrics are on the theme of Christmas) :: julesang {c}
Christmas Day {n} (the 25th of December) :: første juledag
Christmas Eve {prop} (evening before Christmas Day) :: juleaften {c}
Christmas Eve {prop} (day before Christmas Day) :: juleaftensdag {c}
Christmas Island {prop} (non self-governing territory of Australia) :: Juleøen, Christmas Island
Christmas light {n} (Christmas lights) :: julelys {n}
Christmas seal {n} (charity label in form of a cinderella stamp) :: julemærke
Christmas season {n} (Advent) SEE: Advent ::
Christmas stocking {n} (stocking hung up on Christmas Eve to be filled with gifts) :: julesok {c}
Christmas tree {n} (tree used during the Christmas holiday season) :: juletræ {n}
Christopher {prop} (a male given name) :: Christoffer
chromatographic {adj} (of or pertaining to chromatography) :: kromatografisk
chromatography {n} (analytical chemistry: technique for separation of components in a mixture) :: kromatografi {c}
chromium {n} (chemical element) :: krom {n}
chromosomal {adj} (of, or relating to chromosomes) :: kromosomal
chromosome {n} (structure in the cell nucleus) :: kromosom
Chronicles {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Krønikebøger {m-p}
chronologic {adj} (chronological) SEE: chronological ::
chronological {adj} (in order of time from the earliest to the latest) :: kronologisk
chronology {n} (determining the order of events) :: kronologi {c}
chronology {n} (arrangement into chronological order) :: kronologi {c}, kronologisk rækkefølge {c}
chronophagous {adj} (time-consuming) SEE: time-consuming ::
Chronos {prop} (personification of time) :: Chronos
chub {n} (Leuciscus cephalus) :: døbel
chubby {n} (erection) SEE: boner ::
chuck {v} (to throw carelessly) :: kaste
chuck up {v} (to vomit) :: kaste op
Chukchi Sea {prop} (part of the Arctic Ocean) :: Tjuktjerhavet
Chukotka {prop} (short for Chukchi Peninsula, see also: Chukchi Peninsula) :: Tjuktjerhalvøen {c} [definite form]
Chunnel {prop} (Channel Tunnel) SEE: Channel Tunnel ::
church {n} (house of worship) :: kirke {c}
church {n} (a religious organization) :: kirke {c}
church bell {n} (bell of a church) :: kirkeklokke {c}
Church Father {n} (authoritative ancient male Christian author) :: kirkefader {c}
churchgoer {n} (one who goes to church) :: kirkegænger {c}
Church of England {prop} (established Christian church in England) :: Den Engelske kirke {c}
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints {prop} (major denomination of the Latter Day Saint movement) :: Jesu Kristi Kirke af Sidste Dages Hellige {c}
Church of Scotland {prop} (national Presbyterian church of Scotland) :: Den skotske kirke {c}
church service {n} (communal worship) :: gudstjeneste
churchwarden {n} (lay officer who handles secular affairs of the parish) :: kirkeværge {c}
churn {n} (vessel for churning) :: kjerne
chutney {n} (condiment) :: chutney {c}
Chuvashia {prop} (federal subject of Russia) :: Tjuvasjien
ciao {interj} (hello) SEE: hello ::
ciao {interj} (goodbye) SEE: goodbye ::
cicada {n} (any of several insects of the order Hemiptera) :: cikade
cicatrice {n} (scar) SEE: scar ::
cicatrix {n} (scar that remains after the development of new tissue) SEE: scar ::
cider {n} (non-alcoholic still beverage) :: æblemost
cider {n} (soft drink) SEE: soft drink ::
cigar {n} (tobacco product) :: cigar {c}
cigarette {n} (cigarette) :: cigaret {c}
cigarette case {n} (a small flat case for holding cigarettes) :: cigaretetui {n}
cigarette lighter {n} (lighter) SEE: lighter ::
cigarette pants {n} (pants with a snug fit through the legs, ending in a small leg opening) :: cigaretbukser
cigarette paper {n} (rolling paper) SEE: rolling paper ::
Cilicia {prop} (ancient region) :: Kilikien
Cimbric {adj} (relating to the Cimbri tribe) :: kimbrisk
Cimbric {prop} (The language of the Cimbri) :: kimbrisk
cinder {n} (ember) SEE: ember ::
Cinderella {prop} (fairy tale) :: Askepot
Cinderella {prop} (main character in this fairy tale) :: Askepot
cinema {n} (movie) SEE: movie ::
cinema {n} (a film/movie theatre) :: biograf {c}, bio
cinematographer {n} (a movie photographer, especially one who is in charge of shooting a movie) :: filmfotograf {c}
cinereous vulture {n} (Eurasian black vulture) SEE: Eurasian black vulture ::
cinnamic acid {n} :: kanelsyre
cinnamon {n} (spice) :: kanel {c}
cinnamon roll {n} (rolled pastry flavored with cinnamon) :: kanelsnegl {c}
circa {prep} (approximately, about) :: cirka
Circe {prop} (enchantress in Greek mythology) :: Kirke
circle {n} (geometry: set of points that are equally distant from a center) :: cirkel {c}
circle {n} (geometry: set of all points in a plane within a radius) :: cirkel {c}
circle {n} (curve approximating part or all of a circle) :: cirkel {c}
circle {n} (specific group of persons) :: kreds {c}
circle {n} (bagginess of skin under eyes) :: poser under øjnene {p}
circle {v} (surround) :: omkredse
circle {v} (place or mark a circle around) :: sætte ring om
circle {n} (orbit) SEE: orbit ::
circular {adj} (in the shape of, or moving in a circle) :: rund, cirkulær
circular argument {n} (a type of argument) :: cirkelslutning {c}
circular saw {n} (a power saw with a circular cutting blade) :: rundsav {c}
circular sector {n} (portion of a circle) :: cirkeludsnit {n}
circular segment {n} (circular segment) :: cirkelafsnit {n}
circulatory system {n} (parts of an animal body) :: blodkredsløb {n}
circumcise {v} (to remove the foreskin from the penis) :: omskære
circumcise {v} (to remove the clitoris or labia) :: omskære
circumcision {n} (removal of foreskin from penis) :: omskæring {c}, omskærelse {c}
circumcision {n} (female circumcision) SEE: female circumcision ::
circumference {n} (line that bounds a circle or other two-dimensional object) :: omkreds {c}
circumference {n} (length of such line) :: omkreds {c}
circumflex {n} (circumflex accent) :: cirkumfleks {c}
circumspect {adj} (carefully aware of all circumstances) :: varsom, forsigtig
circumstance {n} (that which attends, or relates to, or in some way affects, a fact or event) :: omstændighed {c}
circumstance {n} (circumlocution; detail) :: detalje {c}, omstændelighed {c}
circumstance {n} (condition in regard to worldly estate) :: kår {n}
circumvent {v} (to avoid or get around something) :: omgå
circumvent {v} (to surround or besiege) :: omringe
circus {n} (company that travels) :: cirkus {n} {c}
cirque {n} (something in the shape of a circle) SEE: circle ::
cirrhosis {n} (chronic disease of the liver) :: skrumpelever {c}
CIS {prop} (Commonwealth of Independent States) :: SNG
cisgender {adj} (having a gender the same as one's sex) :: ciskønnet
cissexual {adj} (having a gender identity which matches one's birth sex) SEE: cisgender ::
citation {n} (the act of citing a passage from a book) :: citation {c}, citering {c}
citation needed {phrase} (A portion of a wiki needs to be validated by a source.) :: kilde mangler
cite {v} (quote) SEE: quote ::
cite {n} (citation) SEE: citation ::
citizen {n} (legal member of a state) :: borger {c}
citizen journalism {n} (reporting by amateurs on the scene of an event) :: borgerjournalistik
citizenship {n} (state of being a citizen) :: borgerskab, statsborgerskab
citric acid {n} (2-hydroxy-1,2,3-propanetricarboxylic acid, C6H8O7) :: citronsyre {c}
citron {n} (fruit) :: cedrat
citron {n} (candied rind) :: sukat {c}
city {n} (large settlement) :: by {c}
city council {n} (town/city governing body) :: byråd {n} [chartered towns, legally obsolete term], kommunalbestyrelse {c} [municipalities, contemporary legal term]
city hall {n} (building) :: rådhus {n}
city hall {n} (government) :: rådhus {n}
civil {adj} (Related to people and government office as opposed to military or religion) :: civil
civil {adj} (behaving in a reasonable or polite manner) :: høflig, civiliseret
civil disobedience {n} (active and non-violent refusal to obey) :: civil ulydighed {c}
civilization {n} (organized culture) :: civilisation {c}, kultur {c}
civilization {n} (human society) :: civilisation {c}
civilization {n} (act or process of civilizing or becoming civilized) :: civilisering {c}
civilization {prop} (people of the world considered to have a high standard of behavior) :: civilisation {c}
civil rights {n} (rights deserved by all people under all circumstances) :: borgerlige rettigheder {c-p}, borgerrettigheder {c-p}
civil servant {n} (government employee) :: embedsmand {c}, tjenestemand {c} [older officially regulated term]
civil war {n} (war between factions within a single country) :: borgerkrig {c}
Civil War {prop} (civil war) SEE: civil war ::
Claire {prop} (female given name) SEE: Clara ::
clairvoyance {n} (the power to perceive objects that are not accessible to the senses) :: clairvoyance {c}, klarsyn {n}, synskhed {c}
clairvoyant {adj} (able to see things that cannot be perceived by the normal senses) :: clairvoyant, synsk
clairvoyant {adj} (able to foresee the future) :: clairvoyant, synsk
clamp down on {v} (to take measures to stop something) :: slå ned på
clandestinely {adv} (in a secret, covert manner) :: hemmelighedsfuld {n}, hemmelig
clandestinely {adv} (in an illicit way) :: ureglementeret
clapboard {n} (clapperboard) SEE: clapperboard ::
clapper board {n} (clapperboard) SEE: clapperboard ::
clapperboard {n} (device used in film) :: klaptræ
Clara {prop} (cognates and transliterations of the name Clara) :: Clara
Clare {n} (Clara) SEE: Clara ::
clarinet {n} (woodwind musical instrument) :: klarinet {c}
class {n} (group of students in a regularly scheduled meeting with a teacher) :: klasse {c}
class {n} (group of students who commenced or completed their education during a particular year) :: årgang {c}
classical {adj} (literature etc) :: klassisk
classical {adj} (in physics) :: klassisk
classical music {n} (music of the classical period) :: klassisk musik {c}
classical music {n} (the more serious forms of European and American music) :: klassisk musik {c}
classroom {n} (room in a school) :: klasselokale {n}, klasseværelse {n}
class struggle {n} (struggle between classes) :: klassekamp {c}
clatter {n} (Noisy talk or chatter) :: kaglen {c}
clatter {v} (To chatter noisily or rapidly) :: kagle
claustrophobia {n} (fear of closed, tight places) :: klaustrofobi
clavichord {n} (early keyboard instrument) :: klavichord {n}
clavicle {n} (collar bone) :: kraveben {n}, nøgleben {n}
clavicytherium {n} (harpsichord in which the soundboard and strings are mounted vertically facing the player) :: clavicyterium, clavicytherium
clavis {n} (glossary) SEE: glossary ::
claw {n} (curved horny nail) :: klo {c}
claw {n} (pincer of a crustacean) :: klosaks {c}
claw {n} (mechanical device for gripping) :: klo {c}
claw {v} (scratch or tear at) :: kradse, rive, kradse
claw {v} (to use claws to seize, to grip) :: gribe
claw {v} (use claws to climb) :: slå en klo i
claw hammer {n} (hammer with 2 prongs) :: kløftehammer
clay {n} (mineral substance) :: ler {n} {c}
clay {n} (tennis court surface) :: grus {n}
clay pigeon {n} (target in sport shooting) :: lerdue {c}
clean {adj} (not dirty) :: ren
clean {v} ((transitive) to remove dirt from a place or object) :: rense
clean {adj} (empty) SEE: empty ::
cleanliness {n} (the property of being cleanly) :: renlighed {c}
cleanser {n} (detergent) SEE: detergent ::
clear {adj} (transparent in colour) :: klar, gennemsigtig
clear {adj} (bright, not obscured) :: klar
clear {adj} (free of obstacles) :: klar, fri
clear {adj} (without clouds) :: klar
clear {adj} (free of ambiguity or doubt) :: klar, tydelig
clear {adj} (free of guilt or suspicion) :: god
clear {v} (to remove obstructions or impediments) :: rydde
clear {v} (to eliminate ambiguity or doubt; to clarify) :: opklare
clear {v} (to remove from suspicion) :: rense
clear {v} (to pass without interference; to miss) :: gå fri af
clear {v} (to become clear) :: klare op
clear {v} (to go through as payment) :: gennemføre
clearly {adv} (in a clear manner) :: tydelig, evident, indlysende, klart
cleavage {n} (separation between breasts) :: kløft {c}, kavalergang {c}
cleave {v} (transitive to split or sever) :: kløve
cleaver {n} (a squarish knife used for hacking) :: kødøkse
clef {n} (musical symbol) :: nøgle {c}
cleft {n} (opening made or as if made by splitting) :: revne {c}
cleft lip {n} (harelip) SEE: harelip ::
Cleopatra {prop} (a given name of women in the Ptolemy dynasty) :: Kleopatra
cleric {n} (clergy member) :: gejstlig {c}
clerk {n} (one working with records etc.) :: kontorassistent {m}, kontorfunktionær {m}, ekspedient {m}, ekspeditrice {m}
clever {adj} (nimble with hands or body) :: kvik, rask, snild
clever {adj} (skillful) :: smart
clever {adj} (mentally quick or sharp) :: klog, smart
clew {n} (clue) SEE: clue ::
click {n} (sound made by a dolphin) :: klik {n}
clickbait {n} (content aimed at generating advertising revenue) :: clickbait, kliklokkemad {c} [uncommon], klikmadding {c} [uncommon]
clientele {n} (body of clients who frequent an establishment) :: klientel {n}
client service {n} (customer service) SEE: customer service ::
cliff {n} (a (near) vertical rock face) :: klint {c}
climate {n} (long-term atmospheric conditions) :: klima {n}
climate {n} (context in general of a particular political, moral etc. situation) :: klima {n}
climate change {n} (changes in the Earth's climate) :: klimaændring {c}, klimaforandring {c}
climatology {n} (science) :: klimatologi {c}
climax {n} (the peak of sexual pleasure) SEE: orgasm ::
clinic {n} (medical facility) :: klinik {c}
clinical psychology {n} (branch of psychology) :: klinisk psykologi
Clio {prop} (the Muse of history and heroic poetry) :: Klio
clip {v} (to fasten with a clip) :: clipse, klipse
clipper {n} (fast sailing ship) :: klipper
clitic {n} (morpheme attached to another word) :: klitikon {n}
clitoral hood {n} (fold of skin) :: klitorisforhud {m}
clitoris {n} (elongated erectile organ) :: klitoris {c}
cloakroom {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
cloakroom {n} (room for coats) :: garderobe {c}
clobber {v} (to hit or bash severely) :: [slang] slå til plukfisk, [slang] hamre ned, [slang] sable ned, banke
clock {n} (instrument to measure or keep track of time) :: ur {n}
clock face {n} (the surface of a clock that contains the dial and hands) :: urskive {c}
clockwise {adv} (in a circular fashion in the same direction as the hands of an analogue clock) :: med uret
clockwisely {adv} (clockwise) SEE: clockwise ::
clog {n} (a type of shoe with an inflexible, often wooden sole and an open heel) :: træsko {c}
cloister {n} (place devoted to religious seclusion) :: kloster {c}
close {v} (obstruct (an opening)) :: lukke
close {v} (move (a door)) :: lukke
close {v} (close (one's eyes)) :: lukke
close {v} (put an end to) :: afslutte
close {adj} (at a little distance) :: nær
close, but no cigar {phrase} (that's almost correct, but not quite) :: så tæt på og dog så langt fra, lige ved og næsten slår ingen mand af hesten
closed syllable {n} (Translations) :: lukket stavelse {c}
closeness {n} (proximity) SEE: proximity ::
closet {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
closet {n} (furniture) :: skab {n}
closeted {adj} (not open about one's homosexuality) :: skabs-
closeted {adj} (not open about some aspect of one's psyche) :: skabs-
closure {n} (mathematical set) :: afslutning {c}
cloth {n} (woven fabric) :: stof {n}
cloth {n} (piece of cloth) :: tøj {n}, klæde {n}, klud {c}
clothes {n} (apparel) :: tøj {n}, klæder {p} [formal], beklædning {c}
clothes-brush {n} (a brush for brushing clothes) :: klædebørste {c}
clothesbrush {n} (a brush for brushing clothes with) :: klædebørste {c}
clothesline {n} (rope or cord for drying clothes) :: tøjsnor {c}, tørresnor {c}
clothes peg {n} (an object used to attach wet laundry to a clothesline) :: tøjklemme
clothespin {n} (a clip or fastener) SEE: clothes peg ::
clothing {n} (clothes) :: tøj {n}
Clotho {prop} (One of the Fates) :: Klotho
cloud {n} (visible mass of water droplets suspended in the air) :: sky
cloud {n} (mass of dust, steam or smoke) :: sky
cloud {n} (the Internet) :: sky
cloudberry {n} (species) :: multebær
cloudberry {n} (fruit) :: multebær {n}
cloudburst {n} (sudden heavy rainstorm) :: skybrud {n}
cloud computing {n} (computing services provided over the Internet) :: cloudcomputing
clouded leopard {n} (medium sized arboreal cat) :: træleopard {c}
cloudy {adj} (covered with or characterised by clouds) :: overskyet, skyet
clove {n} (spice) :: kryddernellike
clove {n} (constitutive bulb of garlic) :: fed {n}
clove pink {n} (carnation) SEE: carnation ::
clover {n} (plant in genus Trifolium) :: kløver {c}
clown {n} (performance artist working in a circus) :: klovn
clown {n} (person acting in a silly fashion) :: klovn
club {n} (association of members) :: klub {c}
club {n} (nightclub) :: klub {c}
club {n} (playing card symbol, ♣) :: kløver {c}
clubfoot {n} (foot malformation) :: klumpfod {c}
clubs {n} (plural of club) SEE: club ::
clubs {n} (one of the four suits of playing cards, marked with the symbol ♣) :: klør {c}
clue {n} (information that may lead one to a certain point or conclusion) :: spor {n}, holdepunkt {n}, fingerpeg {n}, nøgle {c}
clue {n} (object or marking that may be used in evidence) :: spor {n}
cluster {n} (group or bunch of something) :: klynge {c}, klase {c}, sværm {c}
cluster {n} (group of galaxies or stars) :: klynge {c}
cluster {n} (group of consonants) :: serie {c}
cluster {n} (group of computers working together) :: klynge {c}
cluster {n} (set of bombs or mines) :: klynge {c}
cluster {v} (Form into a cluster) :: flokkes, samle sig i klynge
cluster bomb {n} (explosive munition) :: klyngebombe {c}
clutch {n} (A device to interrupt power transmission) :: kobling {c}
clutch {n} (The pedal in a car that disengages power transmission) :: kobling {c}, koblingspedal {c}
c'mere {contraction} (here) SEE: here ::
c'mere {contraction} (come) SEE: come ::
co- {prefix} (together, mutually, jointly) :: sam-
coach {n} (trainer) :: træner {c}
coach driver {n} (driver of a horse-drawn coach) :: kusk {c}
coachman {n} (male coach driver) SEE: coach driver ::
coachwoman {n} (female coach driver) SEE: coach driver ::
coagulate {v} (become congealed) :: størkne, koagulere, stivne
coagulate {v} (cause to congeal) :: koagulere [rare]
coal {n} (uncountable: carbon rock) :: kul {n}
coal mine {n} (a mine from which coal is mined) :: kulmine {c}
coalmine {n} (coal mine) SEE: coal mine ::
coast {n} (edge of land meeting ocean, sea, gulf, bay) :: bred, kyst, strand {c}
coaster {n} (small tray on wheels) :: rullebord
coastguard {n} (enforcer of maritime law) :: kystvagt {c}
coastline {n} (the shape of a coast) :: kystlinje {c}
coat {n} (outer garment covering the upper torso and arms) :: frakke {c}
coat {n} (covering of material, such as paint) :: lag {n}
coat {n} (fur or feathers) :: pels {c} [fur], fjerdragt {c} [feathers], dragt {c}
coat hanger {n} (device used to hang up coats, shirts, etc) :: bøjle {c}
coat of arms {n} (hereditary design depicted on an escutcheon) :: våben {n}, våbenskjold {n}, våbenmærke {n} [the heraldic symbol shown without the shield], skjoldmærke {n} [the heraldic symbol shown without the shield], rigsvåben {n} [when used by a sovereign state], statsvåben {n} [when used by a sovereign state]
coat stand {n} (pole with pegs) :: stumtjener {c}
coatstand {n} (coat stand) SEE: coat stand ::
coat-stand {n} (coat stand) SEE: coat stand ::
coattail {n} (flap at the back of a coat) :: frakkeskøde {n}
coattail {n} (transferred success) :: slipstrøm {c}
cob {n} (gull) SEE: gull ::
cob {n} (bread roll) SEE: bread roll ::
cobalt {n} (chemical element) :: kobolt
cobble {n} (cobblestone) SEE: cobblestone ::
cobblestone {n} (a rounded stone) :: brosten
cobweb {n} (a spider’s web) SEE: spiderweb ::
Coca-Cola {prop} (particular carbonated soft drink) :: Coca-Cola
cocaine {n} (the narcotic) :: kokain
coccyx {n} ((medical) final fused vertebrae) :: haleben {n}
cock {n} (slang: penis) SEE: dick ::
cock {n} (any male bird) :: kok {c}, han {c}, fasankok {c} [male pheasant]
cock {n} (hammer of a firearm trigger mechanism) :: hane {c}
cock {v} (to lift the cock of a firearm) :: spænde hanen
cock {n} (male chicken; male gallinaceous bird) SEE: rooster ::
cockade {n} (a rosette worn in a hat as an office or party badge) :: kokarde {c}
cock-a-doodle-doo {interj} (cry of the rooster) :: kykkeliky, kykliky, kykeliky
cockatiel {n} (a small, rather atypical cockatoo with a distinctive pointed yellow crest) :: nymfeparakit {c}
cockchafer {n} (beetle of genus Melolontha) :: oldenborre {c}
cockerel {n} (young male chicken) :: hanekylling
cockle {n} (wrinkle) SEE: wrinkle ::
cock ring {n} (sex aid) :: pikring {c}, penisring {c}
cockroach {n} (type of insect) :: kakerlak {c}
cockscomb {n} (fleshy red crest of a rooster) :: hanekam {c}
cock size {n} (dimensions of penis) :: pikstørrelse {c}
cocoa {n} (hot drink) :: chokolade {c}, kakao {c}
cocoa {n} (powder) SEE: cocoa powder ::
cocoa bean {n} (seed of the cocoa plant) :: kakaobønne {c}
cocoa butter {n} (fat from cocoa bean) :: kakaosmør {n}
cocoa powder {n} (powder from cocoa solids) :: kakao {c}, kakaopulver {n}
coconut {n} (fruit of coco palm) :: kokosnød {c}
coconut {n} (shelled seed) :: kokosnød {c}
coconut {n} (edible flesh of coconut fruit) :: kokos {c}
coconut {n} (coconut palm) SEE: coconut palm ::
coconut oil {n} (type of cooking oil extracted from coconuts) :: kokosolie {c}
coconut palm {n} (Cocos nucifera) :: kokospalme {c}
cocoon {n} (protective case) :: kokon {c}
cod {n} (marine fish of the family Gadidae) :: torsk {m}
code {n} (body of law) :: kodeks {c} {n}, kodex {c} {n}
code {n} (system of principles, rules or regulations) :: kodeks {c} {n}, kodex {c} {n}
code {n} (source code) SEE: source code ::
code name {n} (name used to clandestinely identify something) :: kodenavn
codfish {n} (cod) SEE: cod ::
codomain {n} (target set of a function) :: dispositionsmængde {c}
coefficient {n} (algebraic constant) :: koefficient {c}
coefficient {n} (measure of some property or characteristic) :: koefficient {c}
coeliac disease {n} (auto-immune disease characterised by sensitivity of the lining of the small intestine to gluten) :: cøliaki
coercion {n} (actual or threatened force for the purpose of compelling action by another person) :: tvang
coetaneous {adj} (contemporary) SEE: contemporary ::
coffee {n} (beverage) :: kaffe {c}
coffee {n} (beans) :: kaffebønne
coffee {n} (plant) :: kaffebusk {c}, kaffetræ {n}
coffee bar {n} (establishment that sells coffee) SEE: café ::
coffee bean {n} (The seed of a tropical plant of the genus Coffea) :: kaffebønne {c}
coffee break {n} (a rest period during the business day providing the opportunity to drink coffee) :: kaffepause {c}
coffee cup {n} (cup for coffee) :: kaffekop {c}
coffeehouse {n} (café) SEE: café ::
coffeemaker {n} (kitchen apparatus used to brew and filter coffee) :: kaffemaskine {c}
coffee pot {n} (pot for coffee) :: kaffekande {c}
coffee shop {n} (café) SEE: café ::
coffer {n} (cofferdam) SEE: cofferdam ::
cofferdam {n} (temporary watertight structure) :: cellefangedæmning {c}
coffin {n} (box in which a dead person is buried) :: kiste {c}, ligkiste {c}
cogent {adj} (reasonable and convincing; based on evidence) :: overbevisende
cogent {adj} (appealing to the intellect or powers of reasoning) :: overbevisende
cogent {adj} (forcefully persuasive) :: overbevisende, slagkraftig
cognac {n} (type of brandy) :: cognac
cognition {n} (process of knowing) :: kognition, erkendelse
cognitive {adj} (relating to mental functions) :: kognitiv
cognitive dissonance {n} (conflict or anxiety resulting from inconsistencies between one's beliefs and one's actions or other beliefs) :: kognitiv dissonans {c}
cognitive psychology {n} (branch of psychology) :: kognitionspsykologi
coherent {adj} (orderly, logical and consistent) :: sammenhængende
cohesion {n} (the state of cohering, or of sticking together) :: sammenhold [interpersonal], sammenhæng [materials]
cohesion {n} (the various intermolecular forces that hold solids and liquids together) :: sammenhængskraft
cohort {n} (associate) SEE: associate ::
cohort {n} (colleague) SEE: colleague ::
coif {n} (hairdo) :: frisure
coiffure {n} (hairstyle) SEE: hairstyle ::
Coimbra {prop} (city and municipality in Coimbra, Portugal) :: Coimbra
coin {n} ((currency) a piece of currency) :: mønt {c}
coin {n} (a token used in a special establishment like a casino) :: jeton {c}
coinage {n} (currency) SEE: currency ::
coinage {n} (neologism) SEE: neologism ::
coinsurance {n} (joint assumption of risk between insurer and insured) :: selvrisiko
coitus interruptus {n} (sexual intercourse interrupted by withdrawal of the penis) :: afbrudt samleje {n}, stå af i Roskilde [slang]
coke {n} (coal product) :: koks
cola {n} (drink) :: cola {c}
cola {n} (plant or nut) SEE: kola ::
colander {n} (a bowl-shaped kitchen utensil with holes in it used for draining food such as pasta) :: dørslag {n}
Colchester {prop} (town in England) :: Colchester
Colchis {prop} (ancient region and kingdom) :: Kolchis
cold {adj} (having a low temperature) :: kold
cold {n} (low temperature) :: kulde {c}
cold {n} (illness) :: forkølelse {c}
cold-blooded {adj} (having an unregulated body temperature) SEE: ectothermic ::
cold day in Hell {n} (an event that will never happen) :: en kold dag i helvede
cold fusion {n} (hypothetical form of nuclear fusion) :: kold fusion
cold sore {n} (small bump on the lips) :: forkølelsessår {n}
cold turkey {n} (sudden and complete withdrawal) :: kold tyrker
cold war {n} (a period of hostile relations) :: kold krig {c}, koldkrig {c}
Cold War {prop} (a period of history from 1945-1991) :: den kolde krig {n}
Cold Warrior {n} (participant in the Cold War) :: koldkriger {c}
cole {n} (cabbage) SEE: cabbage ::
collaborate {v} (to work together on a piece of work) :: samarbejde
collaborate {v} (to cooperate treasonably) :: kollaborere, samarbejde
collaborative {adj} (of, relating to, or done by collaboration) :: samarbejdende
collapsible {adj} (that can be collapsed) :: sammenklappelig
collar {n} (fabric garment part fitting around throat) :: krave {c}
collar {n} (chain worn around the neck) :: halskæde {c} [jewellery], kæde {c} [livery collar of an order of chivalry]
collar {n} (device for restraining animal) :: halsbånd {n}
collar {v} (to arrest) SEE: arrest ::
collarbone {n} (clavicle) SEE: clavicle ::
collared dove {n} (collared dove) :: tyrkerdue
collared peccary {n} (mammal) :: halsbåndnavlesvin
colleague {n} (fellow member of a profession) :: kollega {c}
collect {v} (to gather together) :: samle
collect {v} (to accumulate items for a hobby) :: samle
collection {n} (set of items) :: samling
collection {n} (multiple related objects) :: samling
collection {n} (activity of collecting) :: indsamling
collector {n} (person or thing that collects) :: samler {c}
collector {n} (person who is employed to collect payments) :: indsamler {c} [charity], opkræver {c} [rents and debts], skatteopkræver {c} [taxes]
college {n} (politics: electoral college) SEE: electoral college ::
collide {v} (to impact directly, especially if violent) :: kollidere
collie {n} (group of dog breeds) :: collie {c}
collision {n} (instance of colliding) :: kollision {c}
colloquial {adj} (of oral communication language) :: dagligsprogs-
colloquium {n} (academic meeting) :: kollokvium {n}
colloquy {n} (conversation, dialogue) :: kollokvium
cologne {n} (eau de Cologne) :: kølnervand {n}, eau de Cologne
Colombia {prop} (country in South America) :: Colombia
colon {n} (punctuation mark) :: kolon {n}
colon {n} (the last part of the digestive system) :: tyktarm {c}
colonel {n} (commissioned office in the armed services) :: oberst {c}
colonial {adj} (Of or pertaining to a colony) :: kolonial
colonial {adj} (of or pertaining to a period when a country or territory was a colony) :: kolonial
colonial {adj} (US: Of or relating to the original thirteen colonies of the USA) :: kolonial
colonialism {n} (colonial domination policy) :: kolonialisme
colonist {n} (a founder of a colony) :: kolonist {c}
colonizer {n} (colonist) SEE: colonist ::
colony {n} (region or governmental unit) :: koloni {c}
color {n} (spectral composition of visible light) :: farve {c}
color {n} (particular set of the visible spectrum) :: farve {c}
color {n} (hue as opposed to achromatic colors) :: farve {c}, farvetone {c}, kulør {c}
color {n} (human skin tone, especially as an indicator of race or ethnicity) :: hudfarve {c}
color {n} (any of the standard dark tinctures used in a coat of arms) :: farve {c}
color {adj} (conveying color) :: farve-
color {v} (give something color) :: farve, male
color {v} (draw using crayons) :: male
color {v} (become red through increased blood flow) :: få kulør, få farve, rødme
color {v} (affect without completely changing) :: farve
Colorado {prop} (US state) :: Colorado
Colorado beetle {n} (beetle) :: coloradobille {c}, kartoffelbille {c}
color blind {adj} (unable to distinguish between two or more primary colors) :: farveblind
colored {adj} (having a particular kind of color) :: farvet
colored {adj} (colorful) :: kulørt
colored {adj} (influenced pervasively but subtly) :: farvet
colored {adj} (US: of skin color other than the white, particularly black) :: farvet
colored {adj} (South Africa: of neither black nor white skin color) :: farvet
colored {n} (colored person) :: farvet
colorful {adj} (possessing prominent and varied colors) :: farverig
colorful {adj} (interesting, multifaceted) :: farverig
colorful {adj} (profane) :: blomstrende
Colossians {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Kolossenserbrevet {n} [definite form]
Colossus of Rhodes {prop} (the statue of Helios) :: Kolossen på Rhodos {c}
colostrum {n} (a form of milk) :: råmælk
colour {n} (colour) SEE: color ::
colour {adj} (colour) SEE: color ::
colour {v} (colour) SEE: color ::
colour television {n} (television in colour) :: farve-tv {n}, farvefjernsyn {n}
colour television {n} (a colour television set) :: farve-tv {n}, farvefjernsyn {n}
coltsfoot {n} (Tussilago farfara) :: følfod
columbine {n} (any plant of the genus Aquilegia) :: akeleje
column {n} (upright supporting member) :: søjle {c}
coma {n} (Deep sleep) :: koma
comb {n} (toothed implement for grooming the hair) :: kam {c}
comb {v} (to groom the hair with a toothed implement) :: rede
combat {n} (a battle; a fight; a struggle for victory) :: kamp, slag, slagsmål, træfning
combative {adj} (given to fighting) :: kamplysten, krigerisk
combat sport {n} (sport that involves man-to-man combat) :: kampsport {c}
combinatorics {n} (a branch of mathematics) :: kombinatorik {c}
combine {v} (bring two or more things or activities together) :: kombinere
combine {v} (have two or more things or properties that function together) :: forene
combine {n} (combine harvester) SEE: combine harvester ::
combine harvester {n} (combine) :: mejetærsker {c}
combust {v} (be consumed by fire) SEE: burn ::
combustion {n} (the act or process of burning) :: forbrænding {c}
combustion {n} (similar process where two chemicals are combined) :: forbrænding {c}
combustion {n} (process wherein a fuel is combined with oxygen) :: forbrænding {c}
come {v} (to move nearer) :: komme
come down {v} (graduate) SEE: graduate ::
comedy {n} (dramatic work that is light and humorous or satirical in tone) :: komedie {c}
comedy duo {n} (comic pairing) SEE: double act ::
come from {v} :: komme fra
come hell or high water {adv} (regardless of the hardships) :: med djævelens vold og magt (by the devil's violence and might), koste hvad det være (cost what it may)
come in {v} (to enter) SEE: enter ::
come into force {v} (become valid or active) :: træde i kraft
come on {interj} (hurry up) :: kom nu
come out {v} (to come out of the closet) SEE: come out of the closet ::
come out of the closet {v} (to tell others about a secret belief or preference) :: komme ud af skabet, springe ud
comestible {adj} (suitable to be eaten; edible) :: spiselige
comet {n} (a celestial body, generally with a tail) :: komet {c}
come to light {v} (become known) :: blive afsløret [of a plot, crime, etc.], komme til syne, komme for en dag
comeuppance {n} (an outcome which is justly deserved) :: få som fortjent
comfort {n} (contentment, ease) :: behagelighed {c}, bekvemmelighed {c}, komfort {c}
comfort {n} (consolation) :: trøst {c}
comfort {v} (console) SEE: console ::
comfortable {adj} (providing physical comfort and ease) :: bekvem, behagelig, komfortabel
comic {adj} (being funny) :: komisk
comic {adj} (related to comedy) :: komisk
comic {n} (comedian) :: komiker {c}
comic {n} (cartoon story) :: tegneserie {c}
comic book {n} (book or magazine) :: tegneserie {c}
Comintern {prop} (international association of Communist parties) :: Komintern
comital {adj} (of or pertaining to a count or earl) :: grevelig [count], greve- [count]
comitology {n} (art of resolving issues by committees) :: komitologi
comma {n} (punctuation mark ',') :: komma {n}
Commander Islands {prop} (Russian islands in the Bering Sea) :: Kommandørøerne
commemorative {n} (commemorative postage stamp) :: særfrimærke {n}
commence {v} (To begin, start) :: begynde
comment {v} (to comment) SEE: observe ::
comment {n} (spoken remark) :: kommentar {c}, bemærkning {c}
comment {n} (programming: remark not affecting behavior) :: kommentar {c}
comment {v} (to remark) :: kommentere
comment {v} (programming: to insert comments) :: kommentere
comment out {v} (disable a section of source code) :: udkommentere
commerce {n} (large scale trade) :: handel {c}
commercial {n} (advertisement in a common media format) :: reklame {c}
commercial {adj} (of or pertaining to commerce) :: handels-, erhvervs-, kommerciel
commercial at {n} (at sign) SEE: at sign ::
commie {n} (communist) SEE: communist ::
commissioner {n} (member of a commission) :: kommissær
commissioner {n} (someone commissioned to perform certain duties) :: kommissær
commit {v} (to do (something bad); to perpetrate) :: begå
commit suicide {v} (to kill oneself) :: begå selvmord
committee {n} (group of persons convened for the accomplishment of some specific purpose) :: komité {c}, komite {c}
commo {n} (communist) SEE: communist ::
commo {n} (communication) SEE: communication ::
common {adj} (mutual) :: fælles
common {adj} (usual) :: almindelig, vanlig, sædvanlig
common {adj} (grammar: of the gender resulting from the coalescence of the masculine and feminine genders) :: fælleskøn {n}
common {n} (mutual good) :: fælles gode {n}
common {n} (tract of land) :: fælled {c}
common alder {n} (black alder) SEE: black alder ::
common blackbird {n} (Turdus merula) SEE: blackbird ::
common chickweed {n} (herb) :: almindelig fuglegræs {c}
common cockchafer {n} (Melolontha melolontha) :: almindelig oldenborre {c}
common cold {n} (mild infection) :: forkølelse
common denominator {n} (common denominator in mathematics) :: fællesnævner
common eider {n} (sea duck) :: edderfugl {c}
common fraction {n} (fraction with two integers) :: almindelig brøk {c}
common gender {n} (a grammatical gender) :: fælleskøn {n}
common goldeneye {n} (medium sized sea duck) :: hvinand {c}
common good {n} (general interest of the population as a whole) :: almenvel {n}
common gull {n} (Larus canus) :: stormmåge
common hepatica {n} (Hepatica nobilis) :: blå anemone {c}
common kestrel {n} (Falco tinnunculus) :: tårnfalk
common knowledge {n} (that which is known by most people) :: allemandsviden {c}, almenviden {c}
common law {n} (law based on court judgments and opinions) SEE: case law ::
common loon {n} (great northern diver) SEE: great northern diver ::
common noun {n} (noun that denotes any member or all members of a class) :: appellativ, fællesnavn
common redstart {n} (Phoenicurus phoenicurus) :: rødstjert {c}
commons {n} (a central section of an older town) :: fælled {c} [shared grazing ground in medieval and early modern villages]
commons {n} (the mutual good of all) :: almenvelle {n}, fælles bedste {n},
common sense {n} (ordinary understanding) :: sund fornuft {c}
common shrew {n} (Sorex araneus) :: spidsmus {c}, almindelig spidsmus {c}
Common Slavic {prop} (Proto-Slavic) SEE: Proto-Slavic ::
common snipe {n} (the species Gallinago gallinago) :: dobbeltbekkasin {n}
Commonwealth of Independent States {prop} (alliance of former Soviet republics) :: Fællesskabet af Uafhængige Stater, SNG
common whitefish {n} (Coregonus lavaretus) :: almindelig helt {c}, helt {c}
commune {n} (local political division in many European countries) :: kommune {c}
communicate {v} (to impart information or knowledge of; to make known, to tell) :: kommunikere
communication {n} (act or fact of communicating anything) :: kommunikation {c}
communication {n} (concept of exchanging information) :: kommunikation
communism {n} (philosophy) :: kommunisme {c}
communism {n} (society) :: kommunisme {c}
communist {adj} (of or relating to communism) :: kommunistisk
communist {n} (person who follows a communist philosophy) :: kommunist {c}
Communist {n} (communist) SEE: communist ::
Communist {adj} (communist) SEE: communist ::
community language {n} (unofficial language spoken as a local lingua franca) SEE: lingua franca ::
commutative {adj} (mathematics: such that order of operands does not affect result) :: kommutativ
commutativity {n} (mathematics, physics: The state of being commutative.) :: kommutativitet {c}
commute {v} (to regularly travel to and from work, school etc.) :: pendle
commute {v} (math: to be commutative) :: kommutere
Comoros {prop} (country in Eastern Africa) :: Comorerne
compact fluorescent lamp {n} (type of fluorescent lamp) :: sparepære {c}, lavenergipære {c}
compactification {n} (procedure of enlarging a topological space to make it compact) :: kompaktifikation {c}
compactification {n} (topological space enlarged to become compact) :: kompaktifikation {c}
company {n} (in legal context, a corporation) :: virksomhed {c}
comparable {adj} (similar) SEE: similar ::
comparative {adj} (of or relating to comparison) :: komparativ, sammenlignende
comparative {adj} (using comparison as a method of study) :: komparativ
comparative degree {n} ((grammar)) SEE: comparative ::
compare {v} (to assess the similarities between two things or between one thing and another) :: sammenligne
compare {v} (to form the three degrees of comparison of) :: gradbøje
compare {v} (to be similar) :: stemme overens
comparison {n} (act of comparing or the state of being compared) :: sammenligning {c}
comparison {n} (ability of adjectives and adverbs to form three degrees) :: gradbøjning {c}
compass {n} (instrument to determine cardinal directions) :: kompas {n}
compass {n} (pair of compasses) SEE: pair of compasses ::
compassion {n} (deep awareness of the suffering of another) :: medfølelse {c} [sympathy], medlidenhed {c} [pity]
compass rose {n} (a circle indicating directions) :: kompasrose
compatriot {n} (somebody from one's own country) :: landsmand {c}
compere {n} (master of ceremonies) SEE: master of ceremonies ::
compete {v} (to contend) :: konkurrere
competency {n} (ability to perform some task) :: kompetence {c}
competency {n} (law: meeting specified qualifications to perform) :: kompetence {c}
competency {n} (linguistics: implicit knowledge of a language’s structure) :: kompetens {c}
competition {n} (action of competing) :: konkurrence {c}
competition {n} (contest for a prize or award) :: konkurrence {c}
competitive {adj} (economics: capable of competing successfully) :: konkurrencedygtig
compile {v} (assemble from a collection) :: kompilere
complete graph {n} (graph) :: komplet graf {c}
complex {n} (problem) SEE: problem ::
complexity {n} (That which is complex; intricacy; complication) :: indviklethed {c}, kompleksitet {c}
complex number {n} (number of the form a + bi) :: komplekst tal
complicate {v} (to combine intricately) :: komplicere
compliment {n} (expression of praise, congratulation or respect) :: kompliment {c}
compliment {v} (to pay a compliment; to express a favorable opinion) :: komplimentere
component {n} (smaller, self-contained part of larger entity) :: bestanddel {c}, komponent {c}
composer {n} (one who composes music) :: komponist {c}
composite function {n} (function of one or more independent variables) :: sammensat funktion {c}
composition {n} (essay) SEE: essay ::
composition {n} (general makeup of something) :: sammensætning {c}, komposition {c}
composition {n} (mixture or compound) :: blanding
compost {n} (decayed remains of organic matter) :: kompost {c}
compost {v} (to produce compost) :: kompostere
compote {n} (fruit dessert) :: kompot {c}
compound {n} (linguistics: word formed by combining other words) SEE: compound word ::
compound interest {n} (interest calculated on principal plus any unpaid interest) :: renters rente {c}
compound word {n} (word composed of others) :: sammensat ord {n}
comprehensible {adj} (able to be comprehended) :: begribelig, forståelig
comprehensive {adj} (broadly or completely covering) :: fyldestgørende, omfattende
comprehensive school {n} (normal secondary school, accepting pupils of all abilities) :: enhedsskole {c}
compress {v} (to abridge) SEE: abridge ::
compress {n} (cloth used to dress or apply pressure to wounds) :: kompres {n}
compression {n} (the act of compressing) :: kompression {c}, komprimering {c}, sammenpresning {c}
compression {n} (the cycle of an internal combustion engine during which the fuel and air mixture is compressed) :: kompression {c}
compression ratio {n} (the ratio of the size of compressed data to uncompressed data) :: kompressionsforhold {n}
compromise {n} (settlement of differences by arbitration or by consent reached by mutual concessions) :: kompromis {n}
compute {v} (to make sense) SEE: make sense ::
computer {n} (device) :: regnemaskine {c}, computer {c}, datamat {c}
computer game {n} (electronic game) :: computerspil {n}
computer program {n} (software) :: computerprogram
computer science {n} (study of computers and their architecture) :: datalogi
computer scientist {n} (one who studies or practises computer science) :: datalog
computer virus {n} (program) SEE: virus ::
comrade {n} (mate, companion, or associate) :: kammerat {c}, makker {c}
comrade {n} (companion in battle, fellow soldier) :: kammerat {c}, krigskammerat {c}, våbenbroder {c}, kampfælle {c}, våbenfælle {c}
comrade {n} (fellow socialist or communist) :: kammerat {c}
comrade {n} (title used in leftist circles) :: kammerat {c}
Conakry {prop} (capital of Guinea) :: Conakry
conceal {v} (to hide something) :: skjule
concede {v} (to admit to be true) :: medgive
conceive {v} (to understand someone) :: forstå
concentric {adj} (having a common center) :: koncentrisk
concept {n} (something understood and retained in the mind) :: begreb {n}, koncept {n} {c}
conceptual {adj} (of, or relating to concepts or mental conception; existing in the imagination) :: konceptuel
concern {n} (that which affects one’s welfare or happiness) :: Bekymring
concern {n} (The expression of solicitude, anxiety, or compassion toward a thing or person) :: bekymring {c}
concerning {prep} (Regarding) :: hvad angår, med hensyn til, vedrørende, -mæssig, angående
concert {n} (a musical entertainment in which several voices or instruments take part) :: koncert {c}
concertina {n} (the musical instrument) :: koncertina {c}
concise {adj} (brief and precise) :: koncis
conclusion {n} (end, final part) :: konklusion {c}, afslutning {c}
concord {n} ((grammar) Agreement of words with one another) SEE: agreement ::
concordance {n} (agreement) SEE: agreement ::
concrete {adj} (particular, perceivable, real) :: konkret
concrete {adj} (not abstract) :: konkret
concrete {adj} (made of concrete) :: beton-
concrete {n} (building material) :: beton
concrete {v} (cover with concrete) :: gøre til en fast masse
concrete {v} (solidify, become concrete (actual, real)) :: størkne, blive hård, blive konkret, konkretisere
concrete noun {n} (noun that denotes a tangible thing) :: konkret {n}
concubine {n} (a woman who lives with a man, but who is not a wife) :: konkubine {c}
concubine {n} (mistress) SEE: mistress ::
concupiscence {n} (Ardent desire) :: begær
condemn {v} (to confer eternal divine punishment upon) :: fordømme
condensation {n} (the act or process) :: kondensation
condensed matter physicist {n} (person specializing in condensed matter physics) :: faststoffysiker {c}
condensed milk {n} (milk that has been reduced to syrup) :: kondenseret mælk {n}
condenser {n} (capacitor) SEE: capacitor ::
condescending {adj} (assuming a tone of superiority or a patronizing attitude) :: nedladende
condition {n} (logical clause or phrase) :: bekostning {n}
conditional {adj} (limited by a condition) :: betinget
conditional {n} (limitation) SEE: limitation ::
conditional mood {n} (conditional) SEE: conditional ::
conditioning {n} (process of modifying a person's behaviour) :: betingning
condom {n} (flexible sleeve worn on the penis) :: kondom, præservativ
condominium {n} (building in which each unit is owned by an individual, but the grounds is owned jointly) :: ejerlejlighed {c}
condor {n} (California condor) :: kondor {c}
condor {n} (Andean condor) :: kondor
conduction {n} (conveying of heat or electricity through material) :: konduktion {c}, varmeledning {c}, varmestrøm {c}
conductor {n} (person who conducts an orchestra, choir or other music ensemble) :: dirigent {c}
conductor {n} (something which can transmit electricity, heat, light or sound) :: leder {c}
cone {n} (surface of revolution) :: kegle
cone {n} (fruit of conifers) :: kogle
cone {n} (ice-cream cone) SEE: ice cream cone ::
confection {n} (food item) :: godbid
confectioners' sugar {n} (powdered sugar) SEE: powdered sugar ::
confectioners sugar {n} (powdered sugar) SEE: powdered sugar ::
confectionery {n} (sweet foodstuffs, collectively) :: slik
confederacy {n} (an alliance) :: konføderation {c}
Confederate States of America {prop} (nation existing from 1861-1865) :: Amerikas Konfødererede Stater {c-p}
conference {n} (a meeting of people) :: konference {c}
confess {v} (to admit to the truth) :: bekende, tilstå
confess {v} (to disclose or reveal) :: indrømme, tilstå
confessional {n} (a small room where confession is performed) :: skriftestol
confessor {n} (one who confesses faith in Christianity) :: bekender {c}
confessor {n} (priest who hears confession) :: skriftefader {c}
confetti {n} (small pieces of colored paper generally thrown about at festive occasions) :: konfetti {c} {n}
confidence {n} (quality of trusting) :: fortrolighed {c}
confidentiality {n} (something told in confidence) SEE: secret ::
confidently {adv} (in a confident manner) :: sikkert
confine {v} (incarcerate) SEE: incarcerate ::
confine {v} (arrest) SEE: arrest ::
confine {v} (imprison) SEE: imprison ::
confine {v} (detain) SEE: detain ::
confirm {v} (to confer the confirmation) :: bekræfte
confirm {v} (to assure) :: forvisse, forsikre, bekræfte
confirmation {n} (Christian ceremony or sacrament) :: konfirmation {c}
confirmed {adj} (having received the rite of confirmation) :: konfirmeret
confiscate {v} (take possession of by authority) :: konfiskere
conflict {n} (clash or disagreement) :: konflikt {c}
conflict {n} (incompatibility) :: konflikt {c}
conflict {v} (be at odds (with)) :: være i modstrid med
conflict {v} (overlap with, as in a schedule) :: overlappe
conformity {n} (state of things being similar, or identical) :: konformitet {c}
Confucian {adj} (of, pertaining to, or conforming to the teachings of Confucius) :: konfuciansk
Confucian {n} (one who follows the teachings of Confucius) :: konfucianer {c}
Confucianism {n} (philosophy) :: konfucianisme {c}
Confucianist {n} (Confucian) SEE: Confucian ::
Confucius {prop} (Chinese philosopher) :: Konfutse, Konfucius
confuse {v} (to mix up; to puzzle; to bewilder) :: forvirre
confuse {v} (to embarrass) :: bringe en i forlegenhed
confuse {v} (to mistake one thing for another) :: forveksle
confused {adj} (chaotic, jumbled or muddled) :: forvirret
confusion {n} (lack of clarity or order) :: forvirring {c}, forvirrelse {c}
confusion {n} (state of being confused; misunderstanding) :: forvirring {c}, forvirrelse {c}
congeal {v} (to change from a liquid to solid state) :: stivne
congeal {v} (to coagulate, make curdled or semi-solid as gel or jelly) :: koagulere
congenital {adj} (present since birth) :: medfødt
congestion {n} (accumulation, buildup) :: tilstopning {c}
congestion {n} (excess of traffic) :: trængsel {c}
Congo {prop} (country with Brazzaville as capital) :: Congo, Republikken Congo
Congo {prop} (country with Kinshasa as capital) :: Demokratiske Republik Congo
Congo {prop} (river) :: Congofloden, Zaïrefloden
Congo-Brazzaville {prop} (Congo) SEE: Congo ::
Congo-Kinshasa {prop} (Congo) SEE: Congo ::
Congolese {adj} (people or language of Republic of Congo) :: congolesisk
congratulate {v} (to express one’s sympathetic pleasure or joy to the person(s) it is felt for) :: gratulere
congratulations {interj} (expressing approbation) :: tillykke
congress {n} (sexual intercourse) SEE: sexual intercourse ::
Congress Poland {prop} (Polish state established 1815 and ruled by the Russian tsar) :: Kongrespolen
congruence {n} :: kongruens {c}
conical {adj} (of or relating to a cone) :: konisk
conical {adj} (cone-shaped) :: konisk
conjugation {n} (in some languages, one of several classifications of verbs) :: konjugation {c}, bøjning {c}
conjugation {n} (act of conjugating a verb) :: konjugation {c}, verbbøjning {c}, bøjning {c}
conjugation {n} (conjugated forms of a verb) :: verbbøjning {c}, konjugation {c}
conjunction {n} (grammar: word used to join words or phrases) :: bindeord, konjunktion {c}
conjurer {n} (one who conjures) :: tryllekunstner {c}
connected {adj} (topology: cannot be partitioned into two nonempty open sets) :: sammenhængende
connected {adj} (graph theory: having a path connecting every pair of vertices) :: sammenhængende
connected component {n} (maximally connected subset) :: sammenhængskomponent {c}
Connecticut {prop} (a state of the United States of America) :: Connecticut
connection {n} (established communications or transportation link) :: forbindelse {c}
connective tissue {n} (type of tissue) :: bindevæv {n}
connexion {n} (connection) SEE: connection ::
connotation {n} (suggested or implied meaning) :: konnotation {c}, medbetydning {c}, bibetydning {c}
conquer {v} (defeat in combat) :: erobre, besejre, sejre
consanguinity {n} (a blood relationship) :: konsangvinitet
conscience {n} (moral sense) :: samvittighed {c}
conscientious {adj} (thorough, careful, or vigilant) :: samvittighedsfuld, pligtopfyldende
conscientiousness {n} (state or characteristic of being conscientious) :: samvittighedsfuldhed, pligtopfyldendehed
consciousness {n} (awareness) :: bevidsthed
conscription {n} (involuntary labor, especially military service) :: værnepligt
consecution {n} (sequence) SEE: sequence ::
consecution {n} (succession) SEE: succession ::
consecutive {adj} (following, in succession, without interruption) :: fortløbende
consecutive {adj} (having some logical sequence) :: sekventiel
consecutive {n} (consecutive interpretation) SEE: consecutive interpretation ::
consecutive interpretation {n} (type of oral translation) :: konsekutiv tolkning {c}
consecutive interpreting {n} (consecutive interpretation) SEE: consecutive interpretation ::
consensus {n} (general agreement) :: konsensus
consequence {n} (that which follows something on which it depends; that which is produced by a cause) :: konsekvens {c}
consequence {n} (a result of actions) :: konsekvens {c}
conservation {n} (The act of preserving, guarding, or protecting) :: bevaring {c}
conservation of energy {n} (conservation of energy) :: energibevarelse {c}
conservation of mass {n} (conservation law) :: massebevarelse {c}
conservative {n} (one who favors the status quo) :: konservativ
conservative {adj} (tending to resist change) :: konservativ
conservative {adj} (cautious) SEE: cautious ::
conservator {n} (one who conserves, preserves or protects something) :: konservator
conservatory {n} (school of music or drama) :: konservatorium {n}, musikkonservatorium {n}
consistency {n} (degree of viscosity of something) :: konsistens {c}
consistent {adj} (of a regularly occurring, dependable nature) :: konsistent
consistent {adj} (compatible, accordant) :: konsistent
consistent {adj} (not logically contradictory) :: konsistent
consist of {v} (be made up by) :: bestå af
console {n} (video games: device dedicated to playing video games) :: konsol {c}
consonant {n} (sound) :: konsonant {c}
consonant {n} (letter) :: konsonant {c}
consonant cluster {n} (consonant cluster) :: konsonantklynge {c}
consonant gradation {n} (type of apophony found in Finnic and Sami languages) :: stadieveksling {c}
conspicuous {adj} (obvious or easy to notice) :: påfaldende
conspicuous {adj} (noticeable or attracting attention, especially if unattractive) :: påfaldende
conspiracy {n} (act of working in secret to obtain some goal) :: konspiration {c}, sammensværgelse {c}
conspiracy theorist {n} (one who believes in a conspiracy theory) :: konspirationsteoretiker {c}
conspiracy theory {n} (hypothetical speculation) :: konspirationsteori {c}, sammensværgelsesteori {c}
constant {n} (that which is permanent or invariable) :: konstant {c}
constant {n} (algebra: quantity that remains fixed) :: konstant {c}
constant {n} (science: property that does not change) :: konstant {c}
Constantine {prop} (male given name) :: Konstantin
Constantinople {prop} (Constantinople) :: Konstantinopel
Constantinopolitan {n} (an inhabitant of Constantinople) :: konstantinopolitaner {c} [male], konstantinopolitanerinde {c} [female; tongue-twister previously used as a test for drunkenness]
Constantinopolitan {adj} (related to Constantinople) :: konstantinopolitansk
constellation {n} (formation of stars perceived as figure) :: stjernebillede {c}
consternation {n} (amazement or horror; terror, combined with amazement; dismay) :: bestyrtelse {c}
constipation {n} (state of bowels) :: forstoppelse {c}
constituency {n} (district represented by one or more elected officials) :: valgkreds
constituency {n} (voters within such a district) SEE: electorate ::
constitution {n} (formal or informal system of primary principles and laws regulating a government or other institutions) :: forfatning, grundlov, forfatning, grundlov
constitution {n} (legal document describing such a formal system) :: forfatning, grundlov
constitutional {adj} (relating to the constitution) :: forfatningsmæssig, konstitutionel
constitutional {adj} (conforming to the constitution) :: forfatningsmæssig, konstitutionel
constitutional law {n} (area of law) :: statsret {c}, forfatningsret {c}, statsforfatningsret {c}
constitutional monarchy {n} (monarchy limited by laws and a constitution) :: konstitutionelt monarki {n}
constrain {v} (to force; to compel; to oblige) :: begrænse
construct {v} (build or form by assembling parts) :: konstruere, bygge
construction helmet {n} (hard hat) SEE: hard hat ::
construe {v} (to translate) SEE: translate ::
consul {n} (official who protects the interests of citizens) :: konsul {c}
consulate {n} (the residency of a consul) :: konsulat {n}
consulate general {n} (residence, office or jurisdiction of a consul general) :: generalkonsulat {n}
consul general {n} (consular officer who heads a consulate general) :: generalkonsul {c}
consultant {n} (person or party that is consulted) :: konsulent {c}
consume {v} (to use) :: forbruge
consume {v} (to eat) :: indtage
contact {n} (an act of touching physically) :: kontakt, forbindelse
contact {v} (establish communication with) :: kontakte
contact lens {n} (thin lens placed directly on the eye) :: kontaktlinse {c}
contacts {n} (Plural form of contact) SEE: contact ::
contagiousness {n} (state or condition of being contagious) :: smitsomhed {c}
contain {v} (to contain) SEE: hold ::
contain {v} (To hold inside) :: indeholde
contaminate {v} (To introduce impurities or foreign matter) :: forurene, kontaminere
contemporary {adj} (from the same time period) :: samtidig
contemporary {adj} (modern) :: moderne, nutids-
contempt {n} (a feeling or attitude) :: foragt {c}
contempt {n} (a state of being despised or dishonored) :: vanære {c}
contempt {n} (law: open disrespect or willful disobedience of the authority) :: foragt {c}, foragt for retten, [disrespect of a court of law]
contempt of court {n} (disrespect of a court of law) :: foragt for retten
content {n} (that which is contained) :: indhold {n}
content {adj} (satisfied) :: tilfreds
content {v} (satisfy) :: stille tilfreds, tilfredsstille
contented {adj} (satisfied) SEE: satisfied ::
contents {n} (table of contents) SEE: table of contents ::
contest {n} (competition, see also: competition) :: konkurrence {c}
contest {n} (combat) SEE: combat ::
contestant {n} (participant in a contest) :: konkurrent {c}
contested {adj} (controversial) SEE: controversial ::
continent {n} (each of main land-masses on earth's surface) :: kontinent
continental drift {n} (continental drift) :: kontinentaldrift {c}
continental quilt {n} (duvet) SEE: duvet ::
continental shelf {n} (the area of sea around a land mass) :: kontinentalsokkel {c}
continuation {n} (act or state of continuing) :: fortsættelse {c}
continuity {n} (lack of interruption) :: kontinuitet {c}
continuous function {n} (function whose value changes only slightly when its input changes slightly) :: kontinuert funktion {c}
continuous function {n} (function from one topological space to another) :: kontinuert funktion {c}
continuously {adv} (without pause) :: kontinuerligt
contortionist {n} (acrobat) :: slangemenneske {n}
contraception {n} (use of a device or procedure) :: prævention {c}
contraction {n} (linguistics: process whereby one or more sounds of a free morpheme are lost or reduced) :: sammentrækning {c}
contract killer {n} (person who kills for money) SEE: hitman ::
contradict {v} (deny the truth of statements made by (a person)) :: modsige
contradiction {n} (act of contradicting) :: modsigelse {c}
contradiction {n} (statement that contradicts itself) :: selvmodsigelse {c}, paradoks {n}
contrariwise {adv} (on the other hand) SEE: on the other hand ::
contrary to {prep} (despite) SEE: despite ::
contribute {v} (to give something, that is or becomes part of a larger whole) :: bidrage
contribution {n} (something given or offered that adds to a larger whole) :: bidrag {n}
contributor {n} (a benefactor; someone who gives to charity or some cause) :: bidragyder {c}, bidragsyder {c}
contributor {n} (a person who backs, supports or champions a cause, activity or institution) :: bidragyder {c}, bidragsyder {c}
contributor {n} (a person or thing instrumental in the creation or growth of something) :: bidragyder {c}, bidragsyder {c}
contributor {n} (a person who contributes articles to a newspaper, magazine etc) :: bidragyder {c}, bidragsyder {c}
control {v} (to exercise influence over; to suggest or dictate the behavior of) :: styre (Do not confuse with kontrollere, which means to check and/or to verify)
control {n} :: kontrol {c}
control tower {n} (airport control tower) :: kontroltårn {n}
controversial {adj} (arousing controversy) :: kontroversiel, omstridt
conundrum {n} (difficult question or riddle) :: gåde {c}, ordgåde {c}
conundrum {n} (difficult choice or decision) :: hovedbrud {n}
convection {n} (transmission of heat by the circulation of currents) :: konvektion {c}
conventicle {n} (secret, unauthorized, or illegal religious meeting) :: konventikel
conversation {n} (expression and exchange of individual ideas through talking with other people) :: konversation {c}, samtale {c}
convertible {n} (car whose roof can be removed or folded) :: cabriolet {c}
convertible mark {n} (currency of Bosnia and Herzegovina) :: konvertibel mark
convex {adj} (curved or bowed outward like the outside of a bowl or sphere or circle) :: konveks
conveyor belt {n} (continuous band moved to transport objects) :: rullebånd {n}
conviction {n} (firmly held belief) :: overbevisning {c}
cook {n} (a person who prepares food for a living) :: kok
cook {v} (to prepare (food) for eating) :: lave mad, kokkerere
cookbook {n} (book of cooking recipes) :: kogebog {c}
cookie {n} (bun) SEE: bun ::
cookie {n} (small, flat baked good, see also: biscuit) :: småkage {c}, kiks {c}
Cook Islands {prop} (self-governing country in Oceania) :: Cookøerne
cool {adj} (having a slightly low temperature) :: kølig
cool {adj} (not showing emotion, calm) :: kold
cool {adj} (unenthusiastic, lukewarm, skeptical) :: Kølig
cool {adj} (colloquial: of a person, knowing what to do and how to behave in any situation) :: cool, koldblodig
cool {adj} (colloquial: being considered as "popular" by others) :: cool
cool {adj} (colloquial: all right, acceptable) :: ok, fint
cool {adj} (colloquial: not upset) :: rolig
cooling glasses {n} (sunglasses) SEE: sunglasses ::
cooper {n} (craftsman) :: bødker {c}
cooperate {v} (to work together) :: samarbejde
cooperation {n} (act of cooperating or being cooperative) :: samarbejde {n}
cooperation {n} (association for mutual benefit) :: kooperation {c}
coordinate {n} ((mathematics, cartography) A number representing the position of a point along a line, arc, or similar one-dimensional figure․) :: koordinat {n}
coordinate {v} (to synchronize) :: koordinere
coordination {n} (the act of coordinating, making different people or things work together for a goal or effect) :: koordination
coot {n} (bird) :: blishøne
cootie {n} (louse) SEE: louse ::
cootie {n} (childish: germ or contaminant) :: drengelus [boys], pigelus [girls]
cooze {n} (vagina) SEE: vagina ::
cooze {n} :: kusse {c}, fisse {c}
cop {n} (police officer) :: panser {c}, strisser {c}, strømer {c}
Copenhagen {prop} (capital of Denmark) :: København
Copenhagen {prop} (former county in Denmark) :: Københavns Amt
Copenhagener {n} (someone from Copenhagen) :: københavner {c}
Copernicus {prop} (surname of Nicolaus Copernicus) :: Kopernikus
copper {n} (chemical element) :: kobber {n}
coppern {adj} (made of copper) SEE: copper ::
copra {n} (dried kernel of coconut) :: kopra {c}
Copt {n} (member of the Coptic Church) :: kopter {c}
copula {n} (grammar: linking kind of word) :: kopula {n}
copulate {v} (to have sexual intercourse with) SEE: bed ::
copulate {v} (copulate) SEE: cover ::
copulate {v} (to engage in sexual intercourse) SEE: make love ::
copulation {n} (copulation) SEE: sexual intercourse ::
copy {n} (result of copying; an identical duplication) :: kopi {c}
copy {n} (imitation of inferior quality) :: kopi
copy {n} (printed edition of a book or magazine) :: eksemplar {n}
copy {v} (produce something identical) :: kopiere
copy {v} (imitate) :: efterligne, kopiere
copybook {n} (student's exercise book) SEE: exercise book ::
copycat {n} (one who imitates others' work without adding ingenuity) :: kopist {c}
copyright {n} (right to publish) :: ophavsret {c}
coquet {v} (act as a flirt or coquet) :: kokettere
coral {n} (substance) :: koral {c}
coral {n} (colony) :: koral {c}
coral island {n} (coral island) :: koralø {c}
Coral Sea {prop} (part of the Pacific Ocean) :: Koralhavet
cor anglais {n} (woodwind instrument) :: engelskhorn {n}
cordon sanitaire {n} (a barrier (physical or administrative) to prevent the spread of disease) :: cordon sanitaire {c} [historiographic. Eastern Europe in the 1920s.]
cordon sanitaire {n} (any barrier to the spread of anything deemed undesirable) :: sikkerhedszone {c}, bufferzone {c}, stødpudezone {c}
corduroy {n} (heavy fabric with vertical ribs) :: jernbanefløjl {n} {c}, fløjl {n} {c}
corf {n} (container used to store live fish underwater) :: hyttefad {n}, dam {c}
Corfu {prop} (island) :: Korfu
coriander {n} (Coriandrum sativum plant) :: koriander
Corinth {prop} (city in Greece) :: Korinth
Corinthian {adj} (of or relating to Corinth) :: korintisk
Corinthian {adj} (of that classical order) :: korintisk
Corinthian {n} (an inhabitant or a resident of Corinth) :: korinter {c}
Corinthians {prop} (book in the Bible) :: Første Korintherbrev {n}, Andet Korintherbrev {n}
cork {n} (bark of the cork oak) :: kork {c}
cork {n} (bottle stopper) :: prop {c}, korkprop {c}
cork {n} (cork oak) SEE: cork oak ::
cork oak {n} (a type of evergreen oak tree, Quercus suber) :: korkeg {c}
corkscrew {n} (implement for opening bottles sealed by a cork) :: proptrækker {c}
cormorant {n} (seabird) :: skarv {c}, (great cormorant) storskarv {c}, ålekrage {c}
corn {n} (maize) SEE: maize ::
corn bunting {n} (bird) :: bomlærke {c}
corncrake {n} (the bird Crex crex) :: engsnarre {c}
cornea {n} (layer forming the front of the eye) :: hornhinde
cornel {n} (tree) :: kornel {c}
corner {n} (point where two converging lines meet) SEE: angle ::
corner {n} (space in the angle between converging lines or walls) :: hjørne {n}
corner {n} (football: corner kick) SEE: corner kick ::
corner kick {n} (in soccer) :: hjørnespark {n}
cornerstone {n} (ceremonial stone) :: grundsten
cornett {n} (wind instrument) :: zink {c} {n}, sink {c} {n}
cornetto {n} (cornett) SEE: cornett ::
corn flakes {n} (breakfast cereal) :: cornflakes {p}
cornflower {n} (Centaurea cyanus) :: kornblomst {c}
cornice {n} (decorative element at top of room) :: stuk {c} {n}
Cornish {prop} (A Celtic language) :: kornisk
cornstarch {n} (very fine starch powder) :: majsstivelse {c}
cornucopia {n} (mythical horn endlessly overflowing with food and drink) :: overflødighedshorn {n}
cornucopia {n} (hollow horn- or cone-shaped object, filled with edible or useful things) :: overflødighedshorn {n}
cornucopia {n} (abundance or plentiful supply) :: overflod {c}
corollary {n} (proposition which follows easily) :: korollar {n}
coronation {n} (the act or solemnity of crowning) :: kroning {c}
corporal {n} (military rank) :: korporal {c}
corpse {n} (dead body) :: lig {n}, kadaver {n}
corpus {n} (body) SEE: body ::
correct {adj} (free from error) :: korrekt, rigtig
correspond {v} (To be equivalent or similar in character, quantity, quality, origin, structure, function etc) :: korrespondere
correspond {v} (To exchange messages, especially by postal letter, over a period of time) :: svare, korrespondere
correspond {v} (to correspond) SEE: respond ::
correspondence principle {n} (the principle that classical physics is the limit of quantum physics as quantum numbers approach infinity) :: korrespondensprincippet {n}
corridor {n} (narrow hall or passage) :: korridor {c}
corruption {n} :: korruption
corset {n} (woman's garment) :: korset {n}, snørliv {n}
Corsica {prop} (island in the Mediterranean) :: Korsika
Corsican {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Corsica) :: korsikansk
Corsican {n} (person from Corsica or of Corsican descent) :: korsikaner {c}
Corsican {prop} (language) :: korsikansk
corundum {n} (mineral) :: korund {n}
corvette {n} (modern warship) :: korvet
cos {conj} (because) SEE: because ::
cosine formula {n} (law of cosines) SEE: law of cosines ::
cosine law {n} (law of cosines) SEE: law of cosines ::
cosine rule {n} (law of cosines) SEE: law of cosines ::
cosmetologist {n} (person who advises people on cosmetics and other beauty treatments) :: kosmetiker {c}
cosmodrome {n} (a site for launching spacecraft) :: rumhavn
cosmology {n} (study of the physical universe) :: kosmologi {c}
cosmopolitan {n} (cosmopolite) SEE: cosmopolite ::
cosmopolite {adj} (cosmopolitan person) :: verdensborger
cosmos {n} (the universe) :: kosmos
cost {v} (to incur a charge, a price) :: koste
costa {n} (rib) SEE: rib ::
Costa Rica {prop} (country) :: Costa Rica
cost of living {n} (average cost of a standard set of basic necessities of life) :: leveomkostninger {c-p}
costume {n} (dress of a particular country, period or people) :: kostume
cosy {adj} (affording comfort and warmth) :: hyggelig
cottage cheese {n} (cheese curd product) :: hytteost {c}
cottage industry {n} (occupation carried out at home) :: husflid {c} [historical, rural communites]
cottage industry {n} (small-scale industry) :: småindustri {c}
cotter pin {n} (type of pin) SEE: split pin ::
cotton {n} (plant) :: bomuld
cotton {n} (fiber) :: bomuld
cotton {n} (fabric) :: bomuld {n}
cotton {adj} (made of cotton) :: bomuld
cotton candy {n} (cotton candy) SEE: candy floss ::
cotton swab {n} (a small wad of cotton wrapped around the end of a small rod) :: vatpind {c}
couch {n} (furniture for seating of more than one person) :: sofa, briks, leje
couch {v} (lie down (on a couch)) :: lægge sig
couch {v} (phrase in a particular style) :: affatte, udtrykke
couch {n} (couch grass) SEE: couch grass ::
couch grass {n} (species of grass) :: kvikgræs {n}, senegræs {n}, kvik {c}
cougar {n} (Puma concolor) :: puma {c}
cough {v} (push air from the lungs) :: hoste
cough {v} (make a noise like a cough) :: hoste
cough {n} (expulsion of air from the lungs) :: hoste {c}
cough {n} (condition that causes one to cough) :: hoste {c}
cough syrup {n} (liquid used to ease a sore throat) :: hostesaft {c}
could I see the menu, please {phrase} (said to ask for a menu) :: kan jeg se menuen, tak?
Coulomb repulsion {n} (Coulomb repulsion) :: Coulomb-frastødning {c}
Coulomb's law {prop} (the fundamental law of electrostatics) :: Coulombs lov
council {n} (committee that leads or governs) :: råd {n}
councilman {n} (member of a city council) :: byrådsmedlem {c}, rådmand {n} [historical. Currently used term for committee chairmen in certain cities], rådsherre {c} [historical]
Council of Europe {prop} (an international organisation, see also: CoE) :: Europarådet {n}
count {v} (to enumerate or determine number) :: tælle
count {n} (the act of counting) :: tælling {c}
count {n} (the result of a tally that reveals the number of items in a set) :: optælling
count {n} (a countdown) :: nedtælling
count {n} (ruler of a county (m)) :: greve {c}
countable {adj} (capable of being counted, having a quantity) :: tællelig
countenance {n} (face) :: ansigt {n}, mine {c}
countenance {v} (tolerate, support, sanction) :: billige, støtte, tolerere
counter {n} (object used in counting) :: jeton {c}, brik {c}
counter {n} (table or board on which business is transacted) :: disk {c}, skranke {c}
counter {n} (one who counts) :: tæller {c}, optæller {c}
counter {n} (telltale) :: tæller {c}
counter {n} (kitchen surface for food preparation) :: køkkenbord {n}
counter {n} (computing: variable etc. for keeping count) :: tæller {c}
counterclockwise {adj} (anticlockwise) SEE: anticlockwise ::
counterculture {n} (any culture whose values and lifestyles are opposed to those of the established mainstream culture, especially to western culture) :: modkultur {c}
counterintuitive {adj} (contrary to intuition or common sense) :: kontraintuitiv
counterpane {n} (topmost covering of a bed) SEE: bedspread ::
counterproductive {adj} (more of a hindrance than a help) :: kontraproduktiv
countess {n} (wife of a count or earl) :: grevinde {c}
countless {adj} (too many to count, innumerable) :: utallig, talløs
count on {v} (rely upon, trust, or expect) :: stole ()
country {n} (region of land) :: land {n}
country {n} (nation state) :: land {n}
country bumpkin {n} (unsophisticated person from a rural area) :: bonderøv {c}
county {n} (land ruled by a count or countess) :: grevskab {n}
county {n} (administrative region of various countries) :: amt {n} [US], grevskab {n} [UK]
coup {n} (coup d'état) SEE: coup d'état ::
coup de grâce {n} (final blow) :: nådesstød {n}, dødsstød
coup d'état {n} (sudden overthrow of a government) :: statskup {c}
couple {n} (two partners) :: par {n}
coupling {n} (sexual intercourse) SEE: sexual intercourse ::
courage {n} (quality of a confident character) :: mod {n}, tapperhed {c}
courage {n} (ability to do frightening things) :: mod {n}
courageous {adj} (brave) SEE: brave ::
courageous {adj} (of an action, that requires courage) :: modig
courgette {n} (a small marrow/squash) :: zucchini, courgette, squash
courier {n} (person who delivers messages) :: kurer
Courish {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Courland) SEE: Curonian ::
Courland {prop} (region in western Latvia) :: Kurland
Courlandish {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Courland) SEE: Curonian ::
course {n} (learning program) :: kursus {n}
course {n} (stage of a meal) :: ret {c}
course {n} (itinerary of a race) :: rute {c}, bane {c}
course {n} (sports: trajectory of a ball etc.) :: bane {c}
course {n} (nautical: direction of movement of a vessel) :: kurs {c}
course {n} (intended passage of voyage) :: kurs {c}
course {n} (lowest square sail in a fully rigged mast, see also: mainsail) :: undersejl {n}
course {n} (masonry: row of bricks) :: skifte {n}
course {n} :: forløb {n}, gang {c}
course {v} (Flow) :: rulle
course {v} (Pursue) :: jage
course {n} (path taken by a flow of water) SEE: watercourse ::
court {n} (hall, chamber, or place, where justice is administered) :: domstol {c}
court {n} (tribunal established for the administration of justice) :: domstol {c}
courthouse {n} (public building housing courts of law) :: retsbygning
court jester {n} (person who amused a medieval court) :: nar {c}
court of last resort {n} (final court of appeal) SEE: supreme court ::
court of law {n} (court presided over by a judge) :: domstol {c}
courtroom {n} (room where a judge presides) :: retssal {c}
courtyard {n} (unroofed walled area) :: gårdsplads
cousin {n} (nephew or niece of a parent) :: fætter {c} [male], kusine {c} [female]
covenant {n} (binding agreement) :: pagt
cover {v} (to conceal or protect) :: dække
cow {n} (female domesticated ox or other bovine) :: ko {c}
cow {n} (any domestic bovine regardless of sex or age) :: ko {c}
cow {n} (female of various species of mammal) :: ko {c} [of any bovine and manatees], hun {c} [of whales, seals, elephants, etc.]
cow {n} (derogatory: despicable woman) :: ko {c}
coward {n} (a person who lacks courage) :: bangebuks {c}
cowardice {n} (the lack of courage) :: fejhed {c}
cowbane {n} (plant of the genus Cicuta) :: gifttyde {c}
cowberry {n} (shrub and berry Vaccinium vitis-idaea) SEE: lingonberry ::
cowboy {n} (person who tends cattle) :: cowboy {c}
cowherd {n} (a person who herds cattle) :: kohyrde {c} [archaic]
cowl {n} (monk's hood or robe) :: kutte {c}
cowled {adj} (wearing a cowl) :: kutteklædt
cowlick {n} (unruly lock of hair) :: koslik
cowmilk {n} (cow's milk) SEE: cow's milk ::
cowper {n} (cooper) SEE: cooper ::
Cowper's fluid {n} (pre-ejaculate) SEE: pre-ejaculate ::
cowpie {n} (cow excrement) :: kokasse {c}
cow's milk {n} (white liquid produced by the mammary glands of a cow) :: komælk {c}
coyote {n} (canine) :: prærieulv {c}, coyote {c}
coypu {n} (Myocastor coypus) :: sumpbæver {c}
cozy {adj} (affording comfort and warmth) :: hyggelig
crab {n} (crustacean) :: krabbe {c}
crab-eating fox {n} (Cerdocyon thous) :: krabberæv
crab louse {n} (insect) :: fladlus {c}
crabmeat {n} (meat of a crab) :: krabbekød {n}
crack {n} (thin space opened in a previously solid material) :: sprække {c}
crack {n} (attempt at something) SEE: try ::
cracker {n} (northern pintail) SEE: northern pintail ::
crack of dawn {n} (sunrise) SEE: sunrise ::
Cracow {prop} (city) :: Krakow
-cracy {suffix} (rule) :: -krati {n}
cradle {n} (oscillating bed for a baby) :: vugge {c}
cradle {n} (figuratively: place of origin) :: vugge {c}
cradle cap {n} (form of seborrheic dermatitis) :: arp {c}
cradle song {n} (lullaby) SEE: lullaby ::
craft {n} (skilled practice of practical occupation) :: håndværk {n}
craft {n} (vehicle designed for navigation) :: fartøj {n}
craft {n} :: håndværker {c}
craft {v} (to make by hand) :: håndlavet
craft {v} (to construct, develop like craftsman) :: bygge, konstruere
Cramer's rule {n} (the explicit formula) :: Cramers regel {c}
cranberry {n} (shrub) :: tranebær {c}
cranberry {n} (berry) :: tranebær {n}
cranberry juice {n} (the unfermented juice of squeezed cranberries) :: tranebærsaft {c}, tranebærjuice {c}
crane {n} (bird) :: trane
crane {n} (machinery) :: kran {c}
cranefly {n} (fly of the suborder Tipulomorpha) :: stankelben {n}
cranium {n} (skull) SEE: skull ::
crankcase {n} (crankcase) :: krumtaphus
crankshaft {n} (rotating shaft that drives a crank) :: krumtapaksel {c}
cranky {adj} (grouchy, irritable; easily upset) :: gnaven
crape {n} (crepe) SEE: crepe ::
crappy {adj} (covered in, containing feces) :: belortet
crash {n} (vehicle accident) :: sammenstød {n}, flystyrt {n}, crash {n}
crash {n} (computer malfunction) :: nedbrud {n}
crash {n} (loud sound) :: krash, brag {n}
crash {adj} (quick, fast, intensive) :: forceret, lyn-
crash {v} (to collide, fall or come down violently) :: crashe
crash {v} (to make informal temporary living arrangments) :: overnatte
crater {n} (astronomy: hemispherical pit) :: krater {n}
crawdad {n} (crayfish) SEE: crayfish ::
crawfish {n} (crayfish) SEE: crayfish ::
crawl {v} (to move along the ground) :: kravle, krybe
crawl {n} (swimming stroke) :: crawl {c}
crawler {n} (sycophant) SEE: sycophant ::
crayfish {n} (freshwater crustacean resembling lobster) :: krebs {c}
crazy {adj} (insane, demented) :: skør, sindssyg, sindsforvirret, gal, gakgak
creak {n} (the sound produced by anything that creaks; a creaking) :: knagen {c}, knirken {c}
cream {n} (oily part of milk) :: fløde {c}
cream {n} (colour) :: cremefarve {c}
cream {n} (the best part) :: creme {c}
cream {n} (product to apply to the skin) :: creme {c}
cream {adj} (colour) :: cremefarvet
cream {v} (to cream vegetables) :: purere, røre til creme
cream puff {n} (hollow pastry filled with cream or custard) :: flødebolle {c}
create {v} (to put into existence) :: skabe
create {v} (to design, invest with a new form, shape etc.) :: skabe, kreere
create {v} :: skabe
creationist {n} (a proponent or supporter of creationism) :: kreationist {c}
creationist {adj} (of or relating to creationism) :: kreationistisk
creationistic {adj} (of or pertaining to creationism) :: kreationistisk
creative accounting {n} (unorthodox accounting) :: kreativ bogføring {c}
creator {n} (one who creates) :: skaber {c}
creature {n} (living being) :: væsen, væsener {p}
credit card {n} (card connected to a credit account used to buy goods or services) :: kreditkort
creep {v} (to grow across a surface rather than upwards) :: krybe
creep {v} (to move slowly and quietly in a particular direction) :: krybe, liste
creep {v} (to move slowly with the abdomen close to the ground) SEE: crawl ::
cremate {v} (burn to ashes) :: brænde
cremate {v} (incinerate a body) :: kremere
cremation {n} (burning) :: kremering {c}, ligbrænding {c}
crematorium {n} (place where dead bodies are cremated) :: krematorium {n}, krematorie {n}
crematory {n} (crematorium) SEE: crematorium ::
creme de la creme {n} (crème de la crème) SEE: crème de la crème ::
creolistics {n} (study of creoles) :: kreolistik {c}
crepe {n} (very thin pancake) :: pandekage {c}
crescent {n} (figure of the moon) :: halvmåne {c}
crescent {n} (curved pastry) :: horn {n}
crescent moon {n} (the moon as it appears in its first or last quarter) :: halvmåne {c}
Crete {prop} (island) :: Kreta
crime {n} (act violating the law) :: forbrydelse {c}
crime {n} (practice or habit of committing crimes) :: kriminalitet {c}
Crimea {prop} (peninsula, see also: Crimean peninsula) :: Krim
Crimean {prop} (Crimea) SEE: Crimea ::
Crimean {prop} (Crimean peninsula) SEE: Crimean peninsula ::
Crimean peninsula {prop} (peninsula, see also: Crimea) :: Krimhalvøen [definite form; the indefinite form is not used]
Crimean Tatar {n} (a Turkic language) :: krimtatarsk {n}
crime doesn't pay {proverb} (if you a commit a crime you will most likely be punished for it) :: forbrydelse betaler sig ikke
crime scene {n} (location of a crime) :: gerningssted {n}, åsted {n}
criminal {n} (person guilty of a crime, breaking the law) :: kriminel, forbryder {c}
criminal code {n} (document which compiles a particular jurisdiction's criminal law) :: straffelov {c}
criminal law {n} (area of law) :: strafferet {c}
criminal offence {n} (crime) SEE: crime ::
criminal record {n} (a record of past crimes) :: straffeattest {c} [official term], generalieblad {n} [record for a prisoner's conduct], synderegister {n} [humorous]
criminology {n} (the study of crime and criminals, especially their behaviour) :: kriminologi {c}
crimson {v} (blush) SEE: blush ::
crimson tide {n} (menstruation) SEE: menstruation ::
cripple {n} (person who has severe impairment in his physical abilities) :: krøbling
crippled {adj} (having a physical impediment) :: forkrøblet
crisis {n} (crucial or decisive point or situation; a turning point) :: vendepunkt {n}, krise {c}
crisis {n} (unstable situation in political, social, economic or military affairs) :: krise {c}
crisis {n} (sudden change in the course of a disease) :: vendepunkt {n}, krise {c}
crisis {n} (traumatic or stressful change in a person's life) :: krise {c}
crisis {n} (point in a drama at which a conflict reaches a peak before being resolved) :: krise {c}
crisp {n} (thin slice of potato) SEE: potato crisp ::
crispbread {n} (Nordic-style flat dry bread) :: knækbrød
crispy {adj} (having a crisp texture) :: sprød, knasende
criterion {n} (standard for comparison and judgment) :: kriterium {n}
critic {n} (one who criticizes; a person who finds fault) :: kritiker {c}
critical mass {n} (the number of people needed to trigger a phenomenon) :: kritisk masse {c}
criticism {n} (act of criticising) :: kritik {c}, dadel {c}
crème de la crème {n} (best of the best) :: creme de la creme {c}
croak {n} (the cry of a frog or toad) :: kvæk {n}
croak {v} (of a frog, to make its cry) :: kvække
Croat {n} (language) SEE: Croatian ::
Croatia {prop} (country in Europe) :: Kroatien
Croatian {adj} (of or pertaining to Croatia) :: kroatisk
Croatian {n} (person of Croatia) :: kroat {c}, kroater {c}
Croatian {n} (the standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian) :: kroatisk
crocodile {n} (reptile) :: krokodille {c}
crocodile tear {n} (tear shed falsely) :: krokodilletåre {c}
crocodile tear {n} (display of tears that is forced or false) :: krokodilletårer {c-p}
Croesus {prop} (king of Lydia) :: Krøsus
croissant {n} (a flaky roll or pastry in a form of a crescent) :: croissant
crop {n} (plant grown for food) :: afgrøde {c}
crop {n} (part of bird's or animal’s alimentary tract) :: kro {c} [referring to birds]
crop milk {n} (“milk” from a bird’s crop) :: kromælk {c}, duemælk {c}
crosier {n} (staff of a bishop or abbot) :: bispestav
cross {n} (geometrical figure) :: kryds {n}
cross- {prefix} (indicating a direction (across)) :: tvær-
crossbill {n} (finch of the genus Loxia) :: korsnæb
cross-border {adj} (taking place across a border) :: grænseoverskridende
crossbow {n} (mechanised weapon based on the bow) :: armbrøst {c}
crossfire {n} (lines of fire) :: krydsild {c}
crosshatch {v} (to mark or fill with a crosshatch pattern) :: skravere
cross-party {adj} (pertaining to two or more political parties) :: tværpolitisk
cross product {n} (vector product) SEE: vector product ::
crossroad {n} (crossroads) SEE: crossroads ::
crossroads {n} (intersection) :: vejkryds {n}
crossroads {n} (decisive turning point) :: korsvej {c}, skillevej {c}
cross swords {v} (to fight with someone) SEE: duel ::
crossword {n} (word puzzle) :: krydsordsopgave, kryds-og-tværsopgave
crossword puzzle {n} (crossword) SEE: crossword ::
crotch {n} (area of a person’s body) :: skridt {n}
crotchet {n} (musical note) :: fjerdedelsnode {c}
croup {v} (to croak) SEE: croak ::
crow {n} (any bird of the genus Corvus) :: krage {c}
crowbar {n} (iron or steel bar used as a lever to manually force things apart) :: koben {n}, brækjern {n}
crowberry {n} (the genus Empetrum) :: revling
crowberry {n} (the species Empetrum nigrum) :: almindelig revling, revling
crowdfunding {n} (pooling of money for a common goal) :: crowdfunding
crown {n} (royal headdress) :: krone {c}
crown {n} (representation of such a headdress) :: krone {c}
crown {n} (topmost part of of the head) :: isse {c}
crowning {n} (act of crowning) SEE: coronation ::
crown prince {n} (next king) :: kronprins {c}, tronfølger {c}
crown prince {n} (next emperor) :: kronprins {c}, tronfølger {c}
crown princess {n} (the heiress apparent to the throne in a monarchy) :: kronprinsesse
crêpe {n} (crepe) SEE: crepe ::
crucial {adj} (extremely important) :: afgørende
crucian {n} (species of freshwater game fish) SEE: crucian carp ::
crucian carp {n} (Carassius carassius) :: karusse
crucible {n} (cup-shaped piece of laboratory equipment) :: smeltedigel {c}
crucible {n} (heat-resistant container in which metals are melted) :: smeltedigel {c}
crucible {n} (difficult and trying experience) :: ildprøve {c}
crucifix {n} (object) :: krucifiks
crucifixion {n} (execution by being nailed or tied to an upright cross) :: korsfæstelse {c}
crucifixion {n} (death of Christ on cross) :: korsfæstelse {c}, Kristi korsfæstelse {c}
crucify {v} (to execute a person by nailing to a crucifix) :: korsfæstet
crude {n} (crude oil) SEE: crude oil ::
crude oil {n} (unrefined oil) :: råolie {c}
cruel {adj} (not nice; mean; heartless) :: grusom
cruelty {n} (indifference to suffering) :: grusomhed {c}
cruise missile {n} (winged missile) :: krydsermissil {n}
crumb {n} (small piece of biscuit, cake, etc) :: krumme {c}
crumble {v} (to fall apart) :: forvitre, smuldre, hensmuldre
crumble {v} (to render into crumbs) :: smuldre
crusade {n} (military expedition) :: korstog {n}
crusade {n} (grand concerted effort) :: korstog {n}
Crusade {n} (campaigns by Christian forces to the Holy Land) :: korstog {n}
crushed {adj} (pulverised) :: knust
crushing {adj} (that crushes) :: knusende
crutch {n} (crotch) SEE: crotch ::
crutch {n} (device to assist in motion as a cane) :: krykke {c}
crux {n} ((heraldry) cross on a coat of arms) SEE: cross ::
Crux {prop} (constellation) :: Sydkorset
cry {v} (intransitive: to weep) :: græde
cry {v} (intransitive: to shout, scream, yell) :: råbe, skrige
cry {v} (transitive: to shout, to scream (words)) :: udbryde, bekendtgøre
cry {n} (shedding of tears) :: gråd {c}, klage {c}
cry {n} (shout or scream) :: råb {c}, skrig {c}
cry {n} (words shouted or screamed) :: udbrud {n}, udråb {n}
crying {n} (Action of the verb cry) :: gråd {c}
cryptography {n} (discipline concerned with communication security) :: kryptografi
cryptology {n} (practice) :: kryptologi
crystal {n} (array of atoms) :: krystal {n}
crystalize {v} (crystallize) SEE: crystallize ::
crystallize {v} (to make something form into crystals) :: krystallisere
crystallize {v} (to assume a crystalline form) :: krystallisere, udkrystallisere, krystallisere sig [mostly in figurative sense]
crystallize {v} (to give a precise form) :: krystallisere
crystallize {v} (take a definite form) :: krystallisere, krystallisere sig, udkrystallisere
crystallize {v} (to coat with crystals) :: krystallisere, [coat with sugar] kandisere
crystal set {n} (an early kind of radio receiver) :: krystalapparat {n}, krystalmodtager {c}
C-section {n} (Caesarean section) SEE: Caesarean section ::
C-sharp {n} (C♯ - a musical note) :: cis
Côte d'Ivoire {prop} (the Ivory Coast) :: Elfenbenskysten
Cuba {prop} (country and largest island in Caribbean) :: Cuba
cubbyhole {n} (glove compartment) SEE: glove compartment ::
cubby house {n} (Wendy house) SEE: Wendy house ::
cube {n} (geometry: polyhedron having of six identical square faces) :: kubus
cubic centimetre {n} (a unit of volume) :: kubikcentimeter [symbol: cm³]
cubic meter {n} (cubic metre) SEE: cubic metre ::
cubic metre {n} (unit of volume) :: kubikmeter {c}
cubism {n} (An artistic movement characterized by the depiction of natural forms as geometric structures of planes) :: kubismen
cubit {n} (unit of length) :: alen {c}
cuboid {n} (rectangular parallelepiped) :: kasse {c}
cuckold {n} (man married to an unfaithful wife) :: hanrej {c}
cuckoo {n} (the bird) :: gøg {c}
cuckoo clock {n} (clock) :: kukur {n}
cucullated {adj} (having a hood) SEE: hooded ::
cucumber {n} (plant) :: agurk {c}
cucumber {n} (edible fruit) :: agurk {c}
cud {n} (food chewed for a second time by ruminants) :: drøv {n}
cuddle {v} (embrace, lie together snugly) :: kæle, knuse
cuddle {v} (cradle in one's arms) :: putte
cuddly toy {n} (cuddly toy) SEE: stuffed animal ::
cuff {n} (the end of a shirt sleeve that covers the wrist) :: manchet {c}
cuff {v} (to handcuff) SEE: handcuff ::
cufflink {n} (button used to hold a sleeve cuff together) :: manchetknap {c}
cuisine {n} (characteristic style of preparing food) :: køkken {n}
cul-de-sac {n} (blind alley) SEE: dead end ::
culinary {adj} (relating to the practice of cookery or the activity of cooking) :: kulinarisk
cult {n} (a sect) :: kult, sekt
cult film {n} (film with a group of dedicated fans) :: kultfilm {c}
cult following {n} (group of dedicated fans) :: kultstatus
cultivate {v} (grow plants, notably crops) :: dyrke
cultivate {v} (nurture) :: pleje
cult of personality {n} (situation of being falsely idolized) :: personkult {c}, personlighedskult {c}
cultural {adj} (pertaining to culture) :: kulturel
cultural imperialism {n} (cultural imperialism) :: kulturimperialisme {c}
culture {n} (arts, customs and habits) :: kultur
culture {n} (the beliefs, values, behavior and material objects that constitute a people's way of life) :: kultur {c}
culture shock {n} (state of anxious confusion) :: kulturchok
cumin {n} (plant Cuminum cyminum) :: spidskommen
cumin {n} (its seed used as spice) :: spidskommen
cuneiform {n} (ancient writing system) :: kileskrift {c}
cunt {n} (genitalia) :: kusse {c}, fisse {c}
cunt {n} (unpleasant or objectionable person) :: fisse {c} [only females]
cup {n} (drinking vessel) :: kop {c}
cup {n} (trophy) :: pokal {c}
cup {n} (contest) :: cup {c}
cup {n} (part of bra) :: skål {c}
cup-bearer {n} (cupbearer) SEE: cupbearer ::
cupbearer {n} (cup carrier) :: mundskænk {c}
cur {n} (inferior dog) :: køter {c}
cur {n} (detestable person) :: sjover {c}
Curaçao {prop} (Island) :: Curaçao
curb {n} (concrete along the edge of a road) SEE: kerb ::
curd cheese {n} (cottage cheese) SEE: cottage cheese ::
curfew {n} (a regulation requiring people to be off the streets and in their homes by a certain time) :: udgangsforbud {n}
curfew {n} (the time when such restriction begins) :: spærretid {c}
curfew {n} (evening bell) :: aftenklokke {c}
Curie temperature {n} (the temperature at which the magnetism of a substance changes) :: curietemperatur {c}, curiepunkt {n}
curiosity {n} (inquisitiveness; the tendency to ask questions, investigate, or explore) :: nysgerrighed {c}
curiosity killed the cat {proverb} (undue curiosity is dangerous) :: nysgerrighed slog smedens kat ihjel
curious {adj} (inquisitive) :: nysgerrig
curious {adj} (unusual) :: besynderlig, mærkværdig, kuriøs
curium {n} (chemical element) :: curium {n}
curly {adj} (having curls) :: krøllet
curly bracket {n} (character) :: tuborgklamme {c}, tuborgparentes {c}, krøllet parentes {c}, akkolade {c}, tuborg {c}
Curonian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Courland) :: kurisk
currant {n} (fruit) :: solbær, ribs {n}
currency {n} (money or other item used to facilitate transactions) :: valuta {c}
current {n} (time rate of flow of electric charge) :: strømstyrke {c}, strøm {c}
current {adj} (existing or occurring at the moment) :: aktuel, nuværende
current affairs {n} (current events) SEE: current events ::
current events {n} (news items) :: aktuelle begivenheder
currently {adv} (at this moment) :: i øjeblikket
curriculum {n} (set of courses and coursework) :: pensum {n}
curry {n} (curry powder) SEE: curry powder ::
curry powder {n} (mixture of spices) :: karry {c}
curse {n} (supernatural detriment) :: forbandelse {c}
cursed {adj} (having some sort of divine harm) :: forbandet
curse word {n} (vulgarity) SEE: swear word ::
curtail {v} (to shorten or abridge) :: forkorte
curtail {v} (to limit or restrict) :: begrænse
curtain {n} (piece of cloth covering a window) :: gardin {n}
curtain {n} (piece of cloth in a theater) :: tæppe {n}
curtsey {n} (small bow of knees and lowered body, usually by a female) :: kniks {n} [small bow], nej {n} [greater bow, rare], nejning {c} [obsolete]
curtsey {v} (to make a curtsey) :: neje
curve {n} (geometry: one-dimensional figure) :: kurve {c}
curve {n} (informal: usually in plural: attractive features of a woman or informal: attractive shape of a woman's body) :: kurver {p}
cushion {n} (soft material in cloth bag) :: pude {c}, hynde {c}
cushion {n} (absorbent or protective item) :: bande {c}
cushion {n} (in cue sports) :: bande {c}
cushion {v} (provide cushion) :: polstre
cushion {v} (absorb impact) :: afbøde
cusk {n} (cod-like fish) :: brosme
cuspidor {n} (spittoon) SEE: spittoon ::
cuss {v} (to use cursing) :: bande
custodian {n} (A person entrusted with the custody or care) :: formynder {c} [archaic], værge {c}
custom {n} (frequent repetition of the same act) :: skik, sædvane
custom {n} (long-established practice) :: hævd {c}
customer {n} (one who purchases or receives a product or service) :: kunde {c}
customer service {n} (act of providing services) :: kundeservice {c}
customer service {n} (department) :: kundeservice {c}
customer support {n} (provision of service) :: kundeservice {c}
custom house {n} (official building, in a port, where customs are collected and shipping is cleared for entry and exit) :: told {c}
customize {v} (to alter) :: skræddersy, specialbygge
customs {n} (the duties or taxes imposed on imported or exported goods) :: told {c}
customs {n} (custom house) SEE: custom house ::
customs value {n} (value of an item for the purposes of customs) :: toldværdi {c}
cut {adj} (having been cut) :: skåret
cut {adj} (of a gem, carved into a shape) :: slebet
cut {n} (opening resulting from cutting) :: snitsår {n}, skramme {c}
cut {n} (act of cutting) :: hug {n}
cut {n} (result of cutting) :: snit {n}
cut {n} (cutting of a deck of playing cards) :: aftagning {c}
cut {n} (manner or style a garment is fashioned in) :: snit {n}, mode {c}
cut {n} (lower than normal rate) :: nedsættelse {c}
cut {n} (slab of meat) :: udskæring {c}, stykke {n}
cut {v} (to perform an incision) :: skære, snitte
cut {v} (to divide with a sharp instrument) :: udskære
cut {v} (to separate from prior association) :: udelukke
cut {v} (to enter a queue in a wrong place) :: snyde
cut {v} (to reduce) :: skære, beskære, nedsætte
cut {v} (to form or shape by cutting) :: slibe [gems], tilskære, tilhugge
cut {v} (to intersect dividing into half) :: skære, krydse
cut {v} (in cricket, to make the ball spin sideways) :: snitte
cut {v} (colloquial, not to attend a class) :: pjække fra
cute {adj} (having features mainly attributed to infants and small or cuddly animals) :: nuttet, sød
cutler {n} (One whose business is making or dealing in cutlery) :: knivsmed {c}
cutlery {n} (eating and serving utensils) :: bestik
cutlet {n} (slice of meat) :: schnitzel {c} [thin slice of veal or pork], kotelet {c} [thicker slice of pork than the schnitzel]
cutlet {n} (meat chop) :: kotelet {c}
cutter {n} (single-masted sailing ship type) :: kutter {c}
cutter {n} (ship's boat) :: chalup {c}
cutter {n} (slang: person who cuts him or herself) :: cutter {c}
cutting {n} (action) :: beskæring {c}
cutting {n} (newspaper clipping) :: udklip {n}
cutting {n} (a leaf, stem, branch, or root removed from a plant) :: stikling {c}
cutting board {n} (chopping board) SEE: chopping board ::
cuttlefish {n} (any of various squidlike mollusks) :: blæksprutte {c}
cyanide {n} (chemistry: any compound containing the CN group) :: cyanid
cyberbullying {n} (bullying online) :: digital mobning {c}, cyberchikane {c}
Cyclades {prop} (island chain) :: Kykladerne {c-p}
cycle {n} (complete rotation) :: cyklus, kredsløb
cycle {n} (program on a washing machine) :: (vaske)-program
cycle {v} (to ride a cycle) :: cykle, køre på cykel
cycle {v} (to turn power off and back on) :: tænde for/slå til (turn on), slukke for/slå fra (turn off)
cycle {n} (vehicle) SEE: bicycle ::
cycle path {n} (path segregated for bicycles) SEE: bicycle path ::
cycling {n} (The sport of riding and racing bicycles) :: cykling {c}
cyclist {n} (person who rides a cycle) :: cyklist {c}
cyclone {n} (rotating system of winds) :: orkan
cylinder {n} (geometry: surface) :: cylinder {c}
cylinder {n} (geometry: solid) :: cylinder {c}
cylinder {n} (any cylindrical object) :: cylinder {c}
cylinder {n} (cavity or chamber) :: cylinder {c}
cylinder {n} (container) :: cylinder {c}
cylindrical {adj} (shaped like a cylinder) :: cylindrisk
cyma {n} (botany: cyme) SEE: cyme ::
cyme {n} (botany: a centrifugal or definite inflorescence, esp. compound inflorescences of this type forming a more or less flat head) :: kvast
cymose {adj} (botany: having a flower cluster with stems ending in a flower that opens before those below it) :: kvastagtig, cymøs
cynic {n} (A person who believes that all people are motivated by selfishness) :: kyniker {c}
cynic {n} (A person whose outlook is scornfully negative) :: kyniker {c}
cynical {adj} (of or relating to the belief that human actions are motivated by base desires or selfishness) :: kynisk
cynicism {n} (skeptical, scornful or pessimistic attitude) :: kynisme {c}
cynophobia {n} (an irrational fear or hatred of dogs or other canines) :: kynofobi {c}
Cypriot {n} (Person from Cyprus) :: cypriot {c}
Cypriot {adj} (Of, from or relating to Cyprus) :: cypriotisk
Cyprus {prop} (country) :: Cypern
cyst {n} (sac which develops in the natural cavities of an organ) :: cyste {c}
cysteine {n} (nonessential amino acid) :: cystein
cytoskeleton {n} :: cytoskelet
Czech {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to the country, people, culture or language) :: tjekkisk
Czech {n} (person) :: tjekke {c}, tjekker {c}
Czech {n} (language) :: tjekkisk
Czech hedgehog {n} (antitank obstacle) :: panserkryds {n}, tjekkisk pindsvin {n}, spansk rytter {c} [common name but technically incorrect]
Czechia {prop} (country in Europe) :: Tjekkiet {n}
Czechoslovak {n} (inhabitant) :: tjekkoslovak {c}
Czechoslovak {adj} (pertaining to) :: tjekkoslovakisk
Czechoslovakia {prop} (former country in Central Europe) :: Tjekkoslovakiet
Czecho-Slovakia {prop} (dated form of Czechoslovakia) :: Tjekko-Slovakiet
Czechoslovakian {adj} (of or pertaining to Czechoslovakia) :: tjekkoslovakisk
Czechoslovakian {n} (person from Czechoslovakia) :: tjekkoslovak {c}
Czech Republic {prop} (country in Central Europe) :: Den Tjekkiske Republik {c}, Tjekkiet {n}