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mañana {adv} (tomorrow) SEE: tomorrow  ::
macadamia {n} (tree)  :: macademia, macademiatræ
macadamia {n} (macadamia nut) SEE: macadamia nut  ::
macadamia nut {n} (edible seed of the macadamia tree)  :: macademianød {c}
macaroon {n} (soft biscuit or cookie prepared with almond or coconut dough)  :: makron {c}
Macau {prop} (a city just west of Hong Kong)  :: Macao
macaw {n} (various parrots)  :: ara
Macedonia {prop} (ancient kingdom)  :: Makedonien
Macedonia {prop} (former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, see also: former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)  :: Makedonien
Macedonia {prop} (region of northern Greece)  :: Makedonien, Græsk Makedonien
machine {n} (mechanical or electrical device)  :: maskine {c}
machine code {n} (machine language) SEE: machine language  ::
machine gun {n} (type of firearm)  :: maskingevær {n}
machine language {n} (set of instructions for a computer)  :: maskinkode {c}
machine-readable {adj}  :: maskinlæsbar
machinery {n} (machines constituting a production apparatus)  :: maskineri {n}
machinery {n} (working parts of a machine as a group)  :: maskineri {n}
machinery {n} (collective parts of something which allow it to function)  :: maskineri {n}
machine translation {n} (act of translating something by means of a machine)  :: maskinoversættelse {c}
machinist {n} (operator) SEE: operator  ::
macho man {n} (masculine man)  :: machomand {c}
mackerel {n} (edible fish)  :: makrel
macro {n} (an abbreviation of complicated input)  :: makro {c}
macrocosm {n} (the universe) SEE: universe  ::
macroeconomics {n} (study of the entire economy)  :: makroøkonomi
mad {adj} (insane (adj.))  :: vanvittig, skør, sindssyg, gal
mad {adj} (angry)  :: vred, gal
Madagascar {prop} (country in Southern Africa)  :: Madagaskar
madam {n} (polite term of address to a woman)  :: frue {c}
madhouse {n} (insane asylum)  :: galehus {n}
madhouse {n} (place resembling an insane asylum)  :: galehus {n}
madness {n} (insanity)  :: galskab {c}, sindssyge {c}, vanvid {n}
madness {n} (rash folly)  :: galskab {c}, vanvid {n}
Madras {prop} (city)  :: Madras
Madrid {prop} (capital of Spain)  :: Madrid
madrone {n} (strawberry tree) SEE: strawberry tree  ::
maelstrom {n} (large whirlpool)  :: malstrøm
mafia {n} (a crime syndicate)  :: mafia
magazine {n} (periodical)  :: tidsskrift {n}, magasin {n}
magazine {n} (ammunition storehouse)  :: magasin {n}
Magdalene {prop} (female given name)  :: Magdalene
Magdalene {prop} (biblical character) SEE: Mary Magdalene  ::
mage {n} (magician, wizard or sorcerer)  :: mager, magiker, troldmand
maggot {n} (dipterous insect's larva that eats decomposing flesh)  :: maddike
magic {n} (use of supernatural rituals, forces etc.)  :: magi
magician {n} (performer of tricks)  :: tryllekunstner {c}
magic wand {n} (wand used to perform magic)  :: tryllestav {c}
magic word {n} (word with magical effect)  :: trylleformel {c}, hekseformular {c}, trylleord {n}
magma {n} (molten matter)  :: magma
magma chamber {n} (a large underground pool of molten rock)  :: magmakammer
Magna Carta {prop} (Magna Carta)  :: Magna Carta {c}
Magna Graecia {prop} (Ancient Greek colonies in Italy and Sicily)  :: Magna Graecia
magnanimity {n} (The quality of being magnanimous; greatness of mind; elevation or dignity of soul)  :: storsind {n}, højsind {n}, ædelmod {n}, ædelmodighed {c}
magnanimous {adj} (noble and generous in spirit)  :: storsindet
magnate {n} (Powerful industrialist; captain of industry.)  :: magnat {c}
magnesium {n} (chemical element)  :: magnesium {n}
magnet {n} (piece of material that attracts some metals by magnetism)  :: magnet {c}
magnetic tape {n} (acrylic tape used for recording data)  :: magnetbånd
magnetism {n} (the property of being magnetic)  :: magnetisme {c}
magnifying glass {n} (instrument)  :: lup, forstørrelsesglas
magnum opus {n} (masterpiece)  :: mesterværk {n}
Magnus {prop} (male given name)  :: Magnus, Mogens
magpie {n} (bird of genus Pica)  :: skade {c}
magpie {n} (Pica pica)  :: husskade {c}
Magyar {adj} (Hungarian) SEE: Hungarian  ::
mahlab {n} (aromatic spice made from cherry stones)  :: weichseltræ {n}
Mahlon {prop} (biblical character)  :: Maklon
mahogany {n} (tropical tree)  :: mahogni
mahogany {n} (wood)  :: mahogni {n} {c}
maiden {adj} (virgin) SEE: virgin  ::
maiden name {n} (married woman's original last name)  :: pigenavn
maieutics {n} (Socratic method) SEE: Socratic method  ::
mail {n} (postal delivery system)  :: post
mail {n} (organisation)  :: postvæsenet, [colloquial] posten
mail {n} (parcels and letters)  :: post
mail {n} (electronic mail)  :: mail, e-mail, e-post
mailbox {n} (box into which mail is put)  :: postkasse
mailman {n} (post office employee)  :: postbud {c}
mail slot {n} (slot for mail delivery)  :: brevsprække
mail train {n} (mail train)  :: posttog
maim {v} (to cause permanent loss of a part of the body)  :: lemlæste
main {n} (mainland) SEE: mainland  ::
main clause {n} (grammar: clause that can stand alone syntactically)  :: hovedsætning {c}
Maine {prop} (US State)  :: Maine
mainland {n} (the main landmass of a country or continent)  :: fastland {n}
mainland China {prop} (area under the jurisdiction of the People's Republic of China, excluding Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan)  :: Fastlandskina
mainmast {n} (mainmast)  :: stormast
mainsail {n} (largest sail on a sailing vessel)  :: storsejl {n}
main sequence {prop}  :: hovedserien {c}
main street {n} (principal street of a town)  :: hovedgade {c}
maintain {v} (to maintain, to consider) SEE: hold  ::
maintain {v} (to keep up)  :: vedligeholde
maintenance {n} (keeping a machine or system in service)  :: vedligeholdelse {c}
maintenance {n} (tort)  :: hævdelse {c}, forsvar {n}
maintenance {n} (legal: payment made to a spouse after a divorce) SEE: alimony  ::
maize {n} (corn; a type of grain of the species Zea mays)  :: majs {c}
majestic plural {n} (plural used by a sovereign)  :: pluralis majestatis, majestætisk flertal {c}
Majesty {pron} (term of address for royalty and imperiality)  :: majestæt {c}
Majorca {prop} (island)  :: Mallorca
majority {n} (more than half)  :: flertal {n}
majority {n} (legal adulthood)  :: myndighedsalder {c}
make {v} (to construct)  :: lave, udføre
make {v} (to create)  :: lave, fremstille, skabe
make {v} (to cause to be)  :: gøre
make {v} (to force to do)  :: få til
make {n} (brand )  :: mærke {n}, fabrikat {n}
make a mistake {v} (to err)  :: fejle
make a mountain out of a molehill {v} (to treat a problem as greater than it is)  :: gøre en myg til en elefant
make an example of {v} (punish someone as a warning to others)  :: statuere et eksempel
make love {v} (to engage in sexual intercourse)  :: elske
maker {n} (one who makes)  :: fabrikant
make room {v} (to create space for new objects)  :: gør plads
make sense {v} (be coherent)  :: give mening
makeup {n} (cosmetics)  :: makeup, sminke
Malé {prop} (capital of the Maldives)  :: Malé
Malabo {prop} (capital of Equatorial Guinea)  :: Malabo
Malachi {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Malachis
Malachi {prop} (minor prophet)  :: Malachis
Malachi {prop} (male given name)  :: Malachis
malachite {n} (mineral)  :: malakit {c}
Malagasy {prop} (the language of the Malagasy, when considered one language)  :: malagassisk
malaria {n} (disease)  :: malaria
Malawi {prop} (Republic of Malawi)  :: Malawi
Malay {adj} (of the Malay people)  :: malaysisk, malajisk
Malay {adj} (of or pertaining to Malaysia)  :: malaysisk, malajisk
Malay {adj} (in, of or otherwise pertaining to the Malay language)  :: malaysisk, malajisk
Malay {n} (Malay person)  :: malaysier, malaj
Malay {n}  :: malaysisk, malajisk
Malay {prop}  :: malaysisk, malajisk
Malayalam {prop} (language)  :: malayalam
Malaysia {prop} (country in Southeast Asia)  :: Malaysia
Malaysian {prop} (Malay) SEE: Malay  ::
Maldives {prop} (country in South Asia)  :: Maldiverne
Maldivian {prop} (language) SEE: Dhivehi  ::
male {adj} (grammatically masculine) SEE: masculine  ::
male chauvinism {n} (belief in the innate superiority of men over women)  :: mandschauvinisme {c}
male chauvinist {n} (A male advocate of male chauvinism)  :: mandschauvinist {c}
maledict {v} (curse) SEE: curse  ::
malediction {n} (curse) SEE: curse  ::
male-dominated {adj} (where men are in predominance)  :: mandsdomineret
male member {n} (penis) SEE: penis  ::
Mali {prop} (a country in Western Africa)  :: Mali
malicious {adj} (Of, pertaining to, or as a result of malice or spite)  :: maliciøs
malkin {n} (cat) SEE: cat  ::
mallard {n} (a common and widespread dabbling duck, Anas platyrhynchos)  :: gråand
Malmö {prop} (city in Sweden)  :: Malmø
malnourished {adj} (suffering from malnutrition)  :: fejlernæret, underernæret
malnutrition {n} (lack of adequate nourishment)  :: fejlernæring {c}, underernæring {c}
Malta {prop} (republic)  :: Malta
Malta {prop} (island)  :: Malta
Maltese {prop} (language of Malta)  :: maltesisk
malware {n} (software developed to cause harm to a computer system)  :: malware, skadelig software
mama {n} (mother) SEE: mother  ::
mamma {n} (mother) SEE: mother  ::
mammal {n} (animal of the class Mammalia)  :: pattedyr {n}
mammalian {n} (any mammal) SEE: mammal  ::
mammary gland {n} (milk-secreting gland)  :: mælkekirtel {c}
mammoth {n} (elephant-like mammal)  :: mammut {c}
man {interj} (an interjection used to place emphasis upon something or someone)  :: mand
man {v} (to supply with staff or crew)  :: bemande
man {v} (to take up position in order to operate something)  :: besætte
Man {prop} (genus Homo)  :: menneske {n}
manacle {n} (a shackle restricting free movement of the hands)  :: håndjern
manage {v} (to handle or control a situation or job)  :: klare, håndtere
manager {n} (person whose job is to manage something (for female equivalents, see manageress))  :: bestyrer {c}, leder, chef, direktør {c}
manager {n} (administrator, for a singer or group)  :: promotor
managing director {n} (the chief executive of a limited company)  :: administrerende direktør {c}
Managua {prop} (capital of Nicaragua)  :: Managua
Manama {prop} (the capital city of Bahrain)  :: Manama
manatee {n} (any of several plant-eating marine mammals, of family Trichechidae)  :: søko {c}
Manchuria {prop} (Manchuria)  :: Manchuriet {n}
mandarin {n} (Chinese Imperial bureaucrat)  :: mandarin {c}
mandarin {n} (fruit) SEE: mandarin orange  ::
mandarin {n} (tree) SEE: mandarin orange  ::
mandarin {n} (mandarin duck) SEE: mandarin duck  ::
Mandarin {prop} (Standard Mandarin, see also: Chinese)  :: mandarin {n}
mandarin duck {n} (bird)  :: mandarinand {c}
mandarin fish {n} (colorful saltwater fish)  :: mandarinfisk
mandarin orange {n} (fruit)  :: mandarin {c}
mandatory {adj} (obligatory)  :: obligatorisk
mandola {n} (musical instruments)  :: mandola
mandrake {n} (botany)  :: alrune
mane {n} (longer hair growth on back of neck of a horse)  :: manke {c}, man {c}
mane {n} (longer hair growth around head of male lions)  :: manke {c}
maneuverable {adj} (able to be maneuvered)  :: manøvredygtig
manga {n} (comic originated in Japan)  :: manga {c}
manga {n} (comic done in Japanese style)  :: manga {c}
manganese {n} (chemical element)  :: mangan {n}
mango {n} (fruit)  :: mango
manhater {n} (misanthrope) SEE: misanthrope  ::
man-hour {n} (amount of work)  :: mandetime {c}, mandtime {c} [uncommon]
mania {n} (violent derangement)  :: mani {c}
-mania {suffix} (indicating a compulsion or obsession)  :: -mani {c}
manic depression {n} (bipolar disorder)  :: maniodepressiv sindslidelse
manic-depressive {adj} (exhibiting manic depression)  :: maniodepressiv
manifesto {n} (a public declaration of principles, policies, or intentions, especially that of a political party)  :: manifest {n}
-manifold {n} (manifold) SEE: manifold  ::
manifold {n} (locally Euclidean space)  :: mangfoldighed {c}
Manila {prop} (capital of the Philippines)  :: Manila
Manila hemp {n} (the fibre of the abaca)  :: manilahamp, Manilahamp, Manila
man is the measure of all things {phrase}  :: mennesket er alle tings mål
Manitoba {prop} (Province in western Canada)  :: Manitoba
mankind {n} (human race)  :: menneskehed {c}
manly {adj} (having the characteristics of a man)  :: mandlig
manly {adj} (Having the qualities of a man such as courage)  :: mandig
manna ash {n} (Fraxinus ornis)  :: manna-ask
manners {n} (etiquette)  :: manerer {c-p}
man-of-war {n} (cnidarian) SEE: Portuguese man-of-war  ::
manor {n} (mansion)  :: herregård {c}
manticore {n} (mythical creature)  :: manticore {c}
mantle {n} (incandescent gauze in a gas lamp)  :: glødenet {n}
mantling {n} (heraldry: drapery behind and around a coat of arms)  :: hjelmklæde {n}
manual {n} (handbook or booklet that instructs)  :: manual {c}
manufacture {v} (to make things)  :: fremstille
manure {v} (to apply manure)  :: gøde, gødske
manure {n} (excrement)  :: møg {c}, gødning {c}
manus {n} (hand) SEE: hand  ::
manuscript {n} (book, composition or any other document, written by hand)  :: håndskrift {n}, manuskript {n}
manuscript {n} (book, article etc, submitted for reproductive publication)  :: manuskript {n}
Manx shearwater {n}  :: almindelig skråpe {c}
many {determiner} (an indefinite large number of)  :: mange, mangen {c}
many a mickle makes a muckle {proverb} (lot of small amounts together, become a large amount)  :: mange bække små gør en stor å
many thanks {phrase} (many thanks)  :: mange tak
Maoism {n} (philosophy espoused by Mao Zedong)  :: maoisme
Maoist {n} (Maoist advocate)  :: maoist {c}
map {n} (visual representation of an area)  :: kort {n}
map {n} (function)  :: afbildning {c}
maple {n} (tree of the Acer genus)  :: ahorn {n}, [rare] løn {c}, [rare] ær {c}
Maputo {prop} (capital of Mozambique)  :: Maputo
Marathi {prop} (language of Maharashtra)  :: marathi
Marathi {n} (people of Maharashtra)  :: maratha {c}
marathon {n} (road race)  :: maraton {n} {c}, maratonløb {n}
marathoner {n} (someone who participates in marathons and other long-distance races)  :: maratondeltager {c}, maratonløber {c}
marble {n} (crystalline limestone)  :: marmor {n}
march {n} (formal, rhythmic way of walking)  :: march {c}
march {n} (political rally or parade)  :: march {c}
march {n} (song in the genre of music written for marching)  :: march {c}
march {n} (steady forward movement or progression)  :: gang {c}, udvikling {c}
march {v} (walk with long, regular strides)  :: marchere, udvikle sig [figuratively]
march {v} (go to war; make military advances)  :: marchere, rykke frem
march {n} (obsolete: border region)  :: mark {c} [Holy Roman Empire], grænsemark {c} [Holy Roman Empire], grænseland {n}
march {n} (region at a frontier governed by a marquess)  :: mark {c}
march {v} (to have common borders or frontiers)  :: grænse til
March {prop} (third month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: marts
mare {n} (female horse)  :: hoppe {c}
Margaret {prop} (female given name)  :: Margrethe
marginalize {v} (relegate something to margins or to a lower limit)  :: marginalisere
margravate {n} (territory governed by a margrave)  :: markgrevskab {n}
margrave {n} (military officer in charge of German border area)  :: markgreve {c}
margrave {n} (hereditary prince)  :: markgreve {c}
Mariana Trench {prop} (trench in the North Pacific Ocean)  :: Marianergraven
Marie {prop} (female given name) SEE: Mary  ::
marigold {n} (Calendula)  :: morgenfrue {c}
marigold {n} (Tagetes)  :: tagetes {c}, fløjlsblomst {c}
Marina {prop} (female given name)  :: Marina
marine biology {n} (branch of biology)  :: marinbiologi
marine corps {n} (military organization of marines who are trained and equipped to fight on or from ships)  :: marineinfanteri {f}
mariner {n} (sailor) SEE: sailor  ::
mariner's compass {n} (compass) SEE: compass  ::
Marius {prop} (male given name)  :: Marius
marjoram {n} (culinary herb)  :: merian
Mark {prop} (male given name)  :: Marcus, Markus
Mark {prop} (the Evangelist)  :: Markus
Mark {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Markusevangeliet {n} [definitive form]
market {n} (spacious site for trading)  :: marked {n}, markedsplads {c}, torv {n}
market {n} (organised event of trading)  :: marked {n}
market {n} (group of potential customers)  :: marked {n}, målgruppe {c}
market {n} (geographical area where a commercial demand exists)  :: marked {n}
market {n} (total sum of trading)  :: handel {c}
market {n} (used attributively)  :: markeds-
market {v} (to make available and promote)  :: markedsføre
market {v} (to sell) SEE: sell  ::
market {n} (flea market) SEE: flea market  ::
market share {n} (percentage of some market)  :: markedsandel {c}
marksman {n} (a man skilled in shooting at a target)  :: finskytte {n}
mark up {v} (to increase the price)  :: mærke op, opmærke
markup {n} (notation used to indicate how text should be displayed)  :: opmærkning {c}
markup language {n} (computer language using markups)  :: opmærkningssprog {n}
marl {n} (a mixed earthy substance)  :: mergel {c}
Marlene {prop} (female given name)  :: Marlene
marmalade {n} (jam)  :: syltetøj
marmot {n} (rodent of the genera Marmota)  :: murmeldyr
maroon {n} (dark red, somewhat brownish colour)  :: maron
marriage {n} (state of being married)  :: ægteskab {n}, giftermål {n}
marriage {n} (union of two people)  :: ægteskab {n}, giftermål {n}
marriage {n} (wedding)  :: bryllup {n}, vielse {c}
marriage {n} (close union)  :: forbindelse {c}, forening {c}
marriage {n} (joining of two parts)  :: forening {c}
marriage agency {n} (business)  :: ægteskab agentur
marriage of convenience {n} (marriage motivated by some reason other than love)  :: fornuftsægteskab {n}
married {adj} (In a state of marriage; having a wife or a husband)  :: gift
married couple {n} (two people who are married to each other)  :: ægtepar {n}
marrow {n} (substance inside bones)  :: marv {c}
marry {v} (to take a husband or wife)  :: gifte sig
Mars {prop} (planet)  :: Mars
Mars {prop} (god of war)  :: Mars
Marseille soap {n} (kind of hard soap)  :: Marseille sæbe {c}
marsh {n} (area of low, wet land)  :: mose
Marshallese {prop} (language)  :: marshallesisk
Marshall Islands {prop} (Republic of the Marshall Islands)  :: Marshalløerne
marsh horsetail {n} (plant)  :: kær padderok {c}
marshmallow {n} (plant)  :: skumfidus {c}
marshmallow {n} (confectionery)  :: skumfidus {n}, marshmallow {c}
marsupial {n} (mammal of which the female typically has a pouch)  :: pungdyr {n}
marten {n} (mammal)  :: mår {c}
Martha {prop} (female given name)  :: Martha
Martha {prop} (biblical sister of Lazarus and Mary)  :: Martha
Martial {prop} (Roman poet)  :: Martial
martial art {n} (fighting style)  :: kampsport
Martian {n} (imaginary inhabitant of the planet Mars)  :: marsmand {c}, marsboer {c}
Martin {prop} (given name)  :: Martin, Morten
Martina {prop} (female given name)  :: Martine
Martinique {prop} (Department of Martinique)  :: Martinique
martyr {v} (torture) SEE: torture  ::
marvel {n} (miracle) SEE: miracle  ::
marvel {n} (astonishment) SEE: astonishment  ::
Marxism {n} (philosophy)  :: marxisme {c}
Marxism {n} (ideology)  :: marxisme {c}
Mary {prop} (female given name)  :: Maria, Marie
Mary {prop} (biblical mother of Jesus)  :: Maria
Mary Magdalene {prop} (female disciple of Jesus)  :: Maria Magdalene
marzipan {n} (confection of almond paste, sugar and egg white)  :: marcipan {c}
mascara {n} (eyelash cosmetic)  :: mascara
masculine {adj} (of the male sex; biologically male, not female; manly)  :: mandlig
masculine {adj} (belonging to males; appropriated to, or used by, males)  :: maskulin
masculine {adj} (having male qualities, not feminine or effeminate)  :: maskulin, mandig
masculine {adj} (grammar: being of the masculine class, being inflected in the masculine manner)  :: hankøns-
masculinity {n} (degree or property of being masculine)  :: maskulinitet {c}
masdar {n} (verbal noun) SEE: verbal noun  ::
Maseru {prop} (capital of Lesotho)  :: Maseru
mash {n} (a mass of mixed ingredients)  :: grød
mash {n} (in brewing)  :: mæsk
mash {n} (mashed potatoes) SEE: mashed potatoes  ::
mashed potatoes {n} (potatoes that have been boiled and mashed)  :: kartoffelmos {c}
masjid {n} (mosque) SEE: mosque  ::
mask {n} (cover for the face)  :: maske {c}
mason {n} (Freemason) SEE: Freemason  ::
masonite {n} (a type of hardboard)  :: masonit {c}
Masr {prop} (Egypt) SEE: Egypt  ::
mass {n} (physics: quantity of matter which a body contains)  :: vægt {c} [proscribed in technical contexts], masse {c}
Mass {n} (Roman Catholic Church: the principal liturgical service)  :: messe
Massachusetts {prop} (a state of the United States of America)  :: Massachusetts
massacre {n} (intentional mass killing)  :: massakre {c}
massacre {v} (to kill in considerable numbers)  :: massakrere
massage {n} (rubbing, kneading, or hitting muscled part of a body)  :: massage {c}
masseur {n} (a person who performs massage)  :: massør {c}
masseuse {n} (a female masseur)  :: massøse {c}
mass flow {n}  :: massestrøm
Massif Central {prop} (area)  :: Centralmassivet
mass media {n} (public communication that reaches a large audience)  :: massemedier
mass medium {n} (means of public communication that reaches a large audience)  :: massemedie
mass murder {n} (successive killing of many people)  :: massemord {n}
mass murderer {n} (someone who commits a mass murder, see also: serial killer)  :: massemorder {c}
mast {n} (support of a sail)  :: mast {c}
master of ceremonies {n} (host at a formal event)  :: ceremonimester {c}
masterpiece {n} (piece of work that has been given much critical praise)  :: mesterværk {n}
master's {n} (master's degree) SEE: master's degree  ::
master's degree {n} (postgraduate degree)  :: kandidat {c}, kandidatgrad {c}
master's thesis {n} (thesis)  :: speciale {n}, kandidatspeciale {n}, kandidatafhandling {c}
masterwork {n} (piece of quality indicative of having been made by a master) SEE: masterpiece  ::
masterwort {n} (Aegopodium podagraria) SEE: ground elder  ::
mastery {n} (philosopher's stone) SEE: philosopher's stone  ::
masticate {v} (chew) SEE: chew  ::
masturbate {v} (to masturbate)  :: masturbere, onanere
masturbation {n} (manual erotic stimulation of the genitals)  :: masturbation {c}, onani {c}
Masuria {prop} (an area in northeastern Poland)  :: Masurien
mat {n} (foot wiping device or floor covering)  :: måtte {c}
match {n} (sporting event)  :: kamp {c}
match {n} (device to make fire)  :: tændstik {c}
matchbox {n} (small cardboard box in which matches are kept)  :: tændstikæske {c}
matching {n} (graph theory: set of edges)  :: parring {c}
match point {n} (state in a game)  :: matchbold {c}
mate {n} (checkmate) SEE: checkmate  ::
material {adj} (related to matter)  :: materiel
material {adj} (worldly)  :: materiel
material {n} (matter)  :: materiale {n}
material {n} (text)  :: materiale {n}, stof {n}
material {n} (cloth)  :: stof {n}
materialize {v} (to cause to take physical form or to appear)  :: materialisere
materialize {v} (to take physical form or to appear seemingly from nowhere)  :: materialisere
maternal aunt {n} (one's mother's sister)  :: moster {c}
maternal aunt {n} (one's mother's sister-in-law)  :: tante
maternal grandfather {n} (one's mother's father)  :: morfar {c}
maternal grandmother {n} (The mother of one's mother)  :: mormor {c}
maternal uncle {n} (brother of one's mother)  :: morbror {c}, onkel {c}
mathematical {adj} (of, or relating to mathematics)  :: matematisk
mathematics {n} (field of study)  :: matematik {c}
maths {n} (short form of mathematics)  :: matematik {c}
Matilda {prop} (female given name, cognates and transliterations)  :: Mathilde
matrimony {n} (marriage or the state of being married)  :: ægteskab {c}
matrimony {n} (the marriage ceremony)  :: vielse {c}
matrix {n} (womb) SEE: womb  ::
matrix {n} (math: rectangular arrangement of numbers or terms)  :: matrix {c}
matryoshka {n} (Russian doll) SEE: Russian doll  ::
Matthew {prop} (male given name)  :: Mathias, Mads
Matthew {prop} (biblical disciple)  :: Matthæus
Matthew {prop} (gospel of Matthew)  :: Matthæusevangeliet {n} [definitive form]
Matthias {prop} (the Apostle replacing Judas)  :: Matthias
Matthias {prop} (male given name)  :: Mathias, Matthias
mattress {n} (a pad on which a person can recline and sleep)  :: madras {c}
Maundy Thursday {prop} (Thursday before Easter)  :: skærtorsdag
Maurice {prop} (male given name)  :: Mourits
Mauritania {prop} (Islamic Republic of Mauritania)  :: Mauretanien
Mauritius {prop} (Republic of Mauritius)  :: Mauritius
maxim {n} (moral precept)  :: maksime {c}
may {v} (have permission to)  ::
may {v} (possibly, but not certainly)  :: måske
May {prop} (fifth month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: maj
maybe {adv} (indicating a lack of certainty)  :: måske
maybe {adv} (as a pro-sentence)  :: måske
May bug {n} (cockchafer) SEE: cockchafer  ::
May Day {n} (workers' holiday)  :: første maj {c}, 1. maj, arbejdernes internationale kampdag {c} [formal, very rare]
mayonnaise {n} (dressing)  :: mayonnaise {c}, majonæse {c}
mayor {n} (leader of a city)  :: borgmester {c}, borgmesterinde {c}
Mayotte {prop} (Territorial Collectivity of Mayotte)  :: Mayotte
maypole {n} (pole, garlanded with streamers held by people who dance around it to celebrate May Day)  :: majstang, midsommerstang
may the Force be with you {phrase} (wish someone luck)  :: må Kraften være med dig
Mazandaran {prop} (northern province of Iran)  :: Mazenderan
Mazandaran Sea {prop} (an alternative name of the Caspian Sea)  :: Kaspiske Hav
Mbabane {prop} (capital of Swaziland)  :: Mbabane
Möbius band {n} (Möbius strip) SEE: Möbius strip  ::
Möbius strip {n} (one-sided surface)  :: möbiusbånd {n}
Möbius strip {n} (narrow strip given a half twist)  :: möbiusbånd {n}
mâche {n} (Valerianella locusta)  :: tandfri vårsalat
me {pron} (direct object of a verb)  :: mig
me {pron} (object of a preposition)  :: mig
me {pron} (indirect object of a verb)  :: mig
me {pron} (reflexive indirect object of a verb)  :: mig
me {pron} (complement of the copula)  :: mig
me {pron} (marking ownership)  :: min
me {pron} (subject of a verb with “and”)  :: jeg
me {pron} (subject of a verb without “and”)  :: jeg
mead {n} (alcoholic drink)  :: mjød {c}
meadow {n} (field or pasture)  :: eng {c}
meadowlark {n} (songbird)  :: englærke {c}
meadowsweet {n} (Filipendula ulmaria)  :: mjødurt
meagre {n} (Argyrosomus regius)  :: almindelig ørnefisk {c}
meal {n} (food that is prepared and eaten)  :: måltid {n}
mean {v} (to convey, indicate)  :: betyde
mean {v} (to signify)  :: mene
mean {n} (method by which something is done)  :: middel {n}
meaning {n} (symbolic value of something)  :: betydning {c}, mening {c}
meaning {n} (significance of a thing, as "the meaning of life")  :: mening {c}
meaning {n} (definition or connotation of a word)  :: betydning {c}
meaning of life {n} (hypothetical answer to life's ultimate questions)  :: meningen med livet {c}
means of grace {n} (means by which God gives grace)  :: nådemiddel {n}
means of production {n} (combination of the means of labor and the subject of labor)  :: produktionsmiddel {c}
measles {n} (acute highly contagious viral disease)  :: mæslinger {c-p}
measure {n} (action to achieve some purpose)  :: foranstaltning {c}
measuring tape {n} (tape measure) SEE: tape measure  ::
meat {n} (animal flesh used as food)  :: kød {n}
meat {n} (type of meat)  :: kød {n}
meat {n} (any sort of flesh)  :: kød {n}
meat {n} (totem) SEE: totem  ::
meatarian {n} (person who eats meat)  :: kødspiser {c}
meatatarian {n} (meatarian) SEE: meatarian  ::
meatloaf {n} (mixture of ground meat)  :: farsbrød {n}, forloren hare {?}
Mecca {prop} (city in Saudi Arabia)  :: Mekka
Mecca {n} (important place to visit by people with a particular interest)  :: mekka {n}
mechanic {n} (skilled worker)  :: mekaniker {c}
mechanical energy {n} (mechanical energy)  :: mekanisk energi {c}
mechanical pencil {n} (pencil with a lead that wears away with use)  :: stiftblyant {c}, trykblyant {c}
mechanism {n} (mechanical means for the conversion or control of motion)  :: mekanisme {c}
medal {n} (stamped metal disc)  :: medalje {c}
Mede {n} (inhabitant of Media)  :: meder {c}
Media {prop} (historical region in northwestern Iran)  :: Medien
media circus {n} (media circus)  :: mediecirkus {n}
mediaeval {adj} (medieval) SEE: medieval  ::
median {n} (geometry: line segment joining vertex and midpoint of opposing side)  :: median {c}
Median {adj} (relating to Media or Medes)  :: medisk
Median {n} (language)  :: medisk
Median {n} (Mede) SEE: Mede  ::
media studies {n} (academic discipline)  :: medievidenskab
medic {n} (doctor) SEE: doctor  ::
medic {n} (paramedic) SEE: paramedic  ::
medical history {n} (details about patient's previous medical experiences)  :: anamnese {c}
medical record {n} (details about a patient's previous medical experiences) SEE: medical history  ::
medical student {n} (student at a medical school)  :: medicinstuderende {c}
medicine {n} (substance which promotes healing)  :: medicin {c}
medicine {n} (field of study)  :: medicin {c}
medicine {n} (ritual Native American magic)  :: medicin
medicine man {n} (shamanistic healer)  :: medicinmand {c}
medicine woman {n} (shamanistic healer)  :: medicinkvinde {c}
medieval {adj} (of or relating to the Middle Ages)  :: middelalderlig
Medieval Latin {prop} (language)  :: middelalderlatin {n}
mediocre {adj} (having no peculiar or outstanding features)  :: middelmådig
meditation {n} (devotional contemplation)  :: meditation {c}
Mediterranean {prop} (Mediterranean Sea) SEE: Mediterranean Sea  ::
Mediterranean Sea {prop} (the sea between Europe and Africa)  :: Middelhavet {n}
medium {n} (material or empty space through which signals, waves or forces pass)  :: medium {n}
medium {n} (format for communicating or presenting information)  :: medium {n}
medium {n} (means, channel or agency by which an aim is achieved)  :: middel
medium {n} (someone who supposedly conveys information from the spirit world)  :: medium
medley {n} (collection of related songs)  :: medley {n}
medley {n} (swimming event)  :: medley {n}
meerkat {n} (small carnivorous mammal)  :: surikat {c}
meerschaum {n}  :: merskum
meet {v} (encounter by accident)  :: møde, træffe
meet {v} (see through arrangement)  :: mødes
meet {v} (to get acquainted)  :: møde
meet {v} (converge and touch)  :: mødes
meet {v} (comply with)  :: opfylde
meet {v} (hit something while moving)  :: træffe, ramme
meeting {n} (gathering for a purpose)  :: møde {n}
megalomania {n} (psychopathological condition characterized by delusional fantasies of wealth, power, or omnipotence)  :: storhedsvanvid {n}, megalomani {c}
megawatt {n} (one million watts)  :: megawatt {c}
megawatt-hour {n} (unit of energy)  :: megawatt-time {c}
meitnerium {n} (chemical element)  :: meitnerium
melancholic {adj} (filled with or affected by melancholy)  :: melankolsk
melancholy {adj} (Affected with sadness or depression)  :: melankolsk
melancholy {n} (Sadness or depression)  :: melankoli, vemod {n}
Melanesia {prop} (part of Oceania)  :: Melanesien {p}
melange {n} (collection containing a variety of miscellaneous things)  :: blanding {c}
Melanie {prop} (female given name)  :: Melanie
melanoma {n} (type of skin tumor)  :: melanom
melatonin {n} (hormone)  :: melatonin {c}
melee {n} (Hand-to-hand combat. Mano-à-mano)  :: nærkamp
melee {n} (battle fought at close range)  :: håndgemæng, sammenstød
Melekeok {prop} (a state of Palau)  :: Melekeok
Melissa {prop} (female given name)  :: Melissa
melodious {adj} (having a pleasant melody)  :: melodiøs
melody {n} (sequence of notes that makes up a musical phrase)  :: melodi {c}
melon {n} (fruit)  :: melon {c}
melongene {n} (eggplant) SEE: eggplant  ::
Melpomene {prop} (Muse of tragedy)  :: Melpomene
melt {n} (idiot) SEE: idiot  ::
melting point {n} (temperature at which solid and liquid phases are in equilibrium)  :: smeltepunkt
member {n} (in set theory) SEE: element  ::
member {n} (one who officially belongs to a group)  :: medlem {n}
Member of Parliament {n} (representative)  :: folketingsmedlem {n}, parlamentsmedlem {n}
membership {n} (fact of being a member)  :: medlemskab {n}
membership {n} (in set theory)  :: medlemskab
membership card {n} (card held by a member)  :: medlemskort {n}
memento mori {n} (memento mori)  :: memento mori
memorial service {n} (funeral) SEE: funeral  ::
memory {n} (ability to recall)  :: hukommelse {c}
memory {n} (RAM or ROM)  :: hukommelse {c}
mend {v} (to repair)  :: reparere, [informally] fikse
mend {v} (to repair a tear in clothing)  :: lappe
mend {v} (to alter for the better; to set right; to reform; hence, to quicken)  :: forbedre
mendacious {adj} (false) SEE: false  ::
mendaciousness {n} (mendacity) SEE: mendacity  ::
mendacity {n} (fact or condition of being untruthful; dishonesty)  :: uhæderlighed {c}, løgnagtighed {c}
mendelevium {n} (chemical element)  :: mendelevium {n}
menopause {n} (ending of menstruation)  :: overgangsalder {c}
Mensa {prop} (constellation)  :: Taffelbjerget
Menschanschauung {n} (human-view)  :: menneskesyn {n}, menneskeanskuelse {c}
Menshevik {n} (member of a faction of the Russian revolutionary movement)  :: mensjevik {c}
menstrual cycle {n} (recurring cycle)  :: menstruationscyklus {c}
menstruate {v} (to undergo menstruation)  :: menstruere
menstruation {n} (periodic discharging of the menses)  :: menstruation {c}
mental hospital {n} (facility designed to treat persons with mental disorders)  :: psykiatrisk hospital, sindssygehospital (obsolete)
mental institution {n} (psychiatric hospital) SEE: mental hospital  ::
mentality {n} (mindset)  :: mentalitet {c}
menthol {n} (cyclic monoterpene alcohol)  :: mentol
mention {v} (mention) SEE: cover  ::
mention {v} (make a short reference to something)  :: omtale
menu {n} (details of the food to be served at a banquet)  :: spisekort {n}, menu {c}
menu {n} (printed list of dishes offered in a restaurant)  :: menu
meow {interj} (cry of a cat)  :: mjav, miav
meow {n} (cry of a cat)  :: miav, mjav, miau
mercenary {n} (person employed to fight)  :: lejesoldat {c}
merchant {n} (person who traffics in commodities)  :: købmand {c}
merchant fleet {n} (fleet of merchant ships)  :: handelsflåde {c}
merchantman {n} (merchant) SEE: merchant  ::
mercury {n} (element)  :: kviksølv {n}
Mercury {prop} (planet)  :: Merkur
mercy {n} (relenting; forbearance to cause or allow harm to another)  :: barmhjertighed, nåde
mercy killing {n} (euthanasia) SEE: euthanasia  ::
mergirl {n} (mermaid) SEE: mermaid  ::
meringue {n} (mixture)  :: marengs {c}
meringue {n} (shell)  :: marengs {c}
meritocracy {n} (rule by merit)  :: meritokrati {n}
merlin {n} (small falcon)  :: dværgfalk {c}
mermaid {n} (mythological woman with a fish's tail)  :: havfrue {c}
merman {n}  :: havmand {c}
Merovingian {n} (Salian Frankish dynasty)  :: merovingerne {c-p} [dynasty name], merovinger {c} [a member of the dynasty]
Merovingian {adj} (of or relating to the dynasty)  :: merovingisk
merry Christmas {phrase} (good wishes at Christmas time)  :: glædelig jul, god jul
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year {phrase} (traditional greeting for the Christmas and the new year)  :: glædelig jul og godt nytår!
mesencephalon {n} (midbrain) SEE: midbrain  ::
mesentery {n} (the membrane that attaches the intestines to the wall of the abdomen)  :: tarmkrøs {n}
mesh {n} (structure)  :: net {n}
mesh {n} (opening)  :: maske {c}
mesmerize {v} (to exercise mesmerism on)  :: hypnotisere
Mesolithic {n} (Mesolithic period)  :: ældre stenalder
Mesopotamia {prop} (region between Euphrates and Tigris)  :: Mesopotamien
mess {n} (disagreeable mixture or confusion of things)  :: rod
mess {n} (church service) SEE: Mass  ::
message {n} (communication, concept or information conveyed)  :: budskab {n}, besked, bud {n}
message in a bottle {n} (message put in an empty bottle and set adrift on the ocean)  :: flaskepost {c}
messenger {n} (one who brings messages)  :: bud {n}
messiah {n} (ordained to lead the people of Israel)  :: messias
messianic {adj} (of, relating to, or resembling a messiah, the Messiah)  :: messianske {c}
metabolism {n} (complete set of chemical reactions that occur in living cells)  :: stofskifte
metabolite {n} (any substance produced by, or taking part in, a metabolic reaction)  :: metabolit
metal {n} (atomic element or material made of such atoms)  :: metal {n}
metal detector {n} (a hand-held device)  :: metaldetektor {c}
metal detector {n} (a structure, similar to a doorway)  :: metaldetektor {c}
metallurgy {n} (science of metals)  :: metallurgi {c}
metamorphic rock {n} (one of the major groups of rock that makes up the crust of the Earth)  :: metamorfe bjergarter
metamorphosis {n} (transformation)  :: metamorfose
metaphor {n} (uncountable: figure of speech)  :: metafor {c}
metaphor {n} (countable: word or phrase used in metaphor)  :: metafor {c}
metastasis {n} (the transference of a bodily function or disease to another part of the body)  :: metastase
meteor {n} (streak of light)  :: meteor {c} {n}
meteorology {n} (science)  :: meteorologi {c}
meteor shower {n} (Meteors seen on Earth for short time period)  :: meteorregn {c}
meter {n} (measuring instrument)  :: måler {c}
meter {n} (unit of length) SEE: metre  ::
meter {v} (to measure) SEE: measure  ::
methanal {n} (formaldehyde) SEE: formaldehyde  ::
method {n} (process by which a task is completed)  :: metode {c}
method {n} ((programming) subroutine or function in object-oriented languages)  :: metode {c}
Methodism {n} (Methodist Christian movement founded by John Wesley)  :: metodisme {c}
methyl- {prefix} (prefix used to form terms describing the attachment of a methyl group)  :: methyl-, metyl-
methyl bromide {n} (methyl bromide) SEE: bromomethane  ::
metic {n} (resident alien in ancient Greece)  :: metoik
metonym {n} (word that names an object from a single characteristic of it)  :: metonym {n}
metonymic {adj} (Of, or relating to, a word that names an object from a single characteristic of it or of a closely related object)  :: metonymisk
metonymic {n} (metonym) SEE: metonym  ::
metonymy {n} (figure of speech)  :: metonymi {c}
metonymy {n} (metonym) SEE: metonym  ::
metre {n} (unit of length)  :: meter {c}
metre per second {n} (SI unit for measuring speed)  :: sekundmeter {c}, meter pr. sekund
metrical foot {n} (basic unit of verse)  :: versefod/versfod {c} (versefødder/versfødder {p})
metric space {n} (space (mathematics))  :: metrisk rum {n}
metro {n} (underground railway)  :: metro {c}, undergrundsbane {c}, tunnelbane {c}
metrology {n} (science of measurement)  :: metrologi {c}
metronome {n} (a device used in music)  :: metronom {c}
metropolis {n} (metropolitan archbishop) SEE: archbishopric  ::
metropolitan {n} (bishop empowered to oversee other bishops)  :: [in Orthodox Church] metropolit {c}
metrosexual {n} (man concerned with personal appearance)  :: metrosexuel
mettle {n} (metal) SEE: metal  ::
Meuse {prop} (river)  :: Meuse
mew {n} (crying sound of a cat) SEE: meow  ::
mew {v} (meow) SEE: meow  ::
Mexican {n} (person from Mexico or of Mexican descent)  :: mexicaner
Mexican {adj} (of or pertaining to Mexico)  :: mexicansk
Mexican {n} (Nahuatl language) SEE: Nahuatl  ::
Mexican {adj} (of or pertaining to Nahuatl language) SEE: Nahuatl  ::
Mexican Spanish {prop} (Mexican dialect of Spanish)  :: mexicansk spansk {c}
Mexico {prop} (country)  :: Mexico, Mexicos Forenede Stater
Mexico {prop} (Mexico City) SEE: Mexico City  ::
Mexico City {prop} (capital of Mexico)  :: Mexico City
mezuzah {n} (piece of parchment attached to the doorpost of a house)  :: mezuzah {c}
mezzanine {n} (a secondary floor, in between the main floors of a building)  :: mezzanin {c} [especially when inserted between the two lowest floors above ground]
Mia {prop} (female given name)  :: Mia
Miami {prop} (city in Florida, United States)  :: Miami
Micah {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Mika
Micah {prop} (Biblical character: minor prophet and author)  :: Mika
Micah {prop} (Biblical character: Ephraimite featured in Judges 17–18)  :: Mika
Micah {prop} (male given name)  :: Mika
Michael {prop} (male given name)  :: Michael, Mikael
Michael {prop} (archangel)  :: Mikael
Michaela {prop} (feminine form of Michael)  :: Michala, Michella, Michelle
Michal {prop} (biblical character)  :: Mikal {c}
Michelle {prop} (female given name) SEE: Michaela  ::
Michigan {prop} (US state)  :: Michigan
Mickey Mouse {prop} (Disney character)  :: Mickey Mouse
microbe {n} (microorganism)  :: mikrobe
microcredit {n} (microloan) SEE: microloan  ::
microlitre {n} (microlitre)  :: mikroliter {c}
microloan {n} (small loan given to a poor person to enable him to become self-employed)  :: mikrolån {n}
micrometer {n} (one millionth of a meter)  :: mikrometer {c}
micrometre {n} (micrometer) SEE: micrometer  ::
Micronesia {prop} (country)  :: Mikronesien
micronutrient {n} (essential mineral or vitamin)  :: mikronæringsstof {n}
microorganism {n} (an organism too small to be seen by unaided eye)  :: mikroorganisme {c}
microphone {n} (transducer of sound waves to electricity)  :: mikrofon
microscope {n} (an optical instrument)  :: mikroskop {n}
microscopic {adj} (relating to microscopes)  :: mikroskopisk
microscopic {adj} (so small that it can only be seen using a microscope)  :: mikroskopisk
microscopic {adj} (very small)  :: mikroskopisk
microsecond {n} (unit of time equal to 10−6 seconds)  :: mikrosekund {n}
microwave {n} (microwave oven) SEE: microwave oven  ::
microwave {n} (electromagnetic wave)  :: mikrobølge {c}
microwave oven {n} (oven using microwave energy)  :: mikrobølgeovn {c}, mikroovn {c}
micturate {v} (urinate) SEE: urinate  ::
midbrain {n} (part of brain)  :: mesencephalon, midthjernen
midday {n} (12 o'clock during the day) SEE: noon  ::
middle {n} (centre, midpoint)  :: midte {c}
Middle Ages {prop} (historical period)  :: middelalder {c}
middle class {n} (social and economic class)  :: middelklasse {c}
Middle Danish {prop} (Middle Danish)  :: gammeldansk
middle ear {n} (cavity in the ear)  :: mellemøre {n}
Middle-earth {prop} (Middle Earth) SEE: Midgard  ::
Middle Earth {prop} (Earth) SEE: Earth  ::
Middle Earth {prop} (Midgard) SEE: Midgard  ::
Middle East {prop} (region comprising southwest Asia and northeast Africa)  :: Mellemøsten
middle finger {n} (finger between the forefinger and the ring finger)  :: langfinger {c}, langemand {c}
Middle High German {adj} (Middle High German)  :: middelhøjtysk
Middle High German {prop} (Middle High German)  :: middelhøjtysk
Middle Kingdom {prop} (a nickname for China)  :: Riget i Midten {n} [definite form]
Middle Low German {prop} (language)  :: middelnedertysk
middle name {n} (name between given name and surname)  :: mellemnavn {n}
Middle Saxon {prop} (Middle Low German) SEE: Middle Low German  ::
midfield {n} (middle of the field)  :: midtbane {c}
midfielder {n} (player)  :: midtbanespiller {c}
Midgard {prop} (Earth) SEE: Earth  ::
Midgard {prop} (the abode of humans, between heaven and hell)  :: Midgård
midget {n} (person of small stature of adult height less than 4'10")  :: dværg
midget {n} (derogatory: any short person)  :: gnom, mandsling
midget {n} (attributively: that is the small version of something)  :: dværg-; mini-
mid-life crisis {n} (emotional period of doubt)  :: midtlivskrise {c}
midnight {n} (12 am)  :: midnat {n}
midnight sun {n} (phenomenon occurring when Sun does not set)  :: midnatssol {c}
midwife {n} (person who assists women in childbirth)  :: jordemoder {c}, jordemor {c}
midwife {n} (person who assists in bringing something about)  :: fødselshjælper {c}
mielie {n} (maize) SEE: maize  ::
migraine {n} (headache usually affecting only one side of the head)  :: migræne {c}
migrant {n} (A migratory bird or other animal)  :: trækfugl {c} [bird]
migrant {n} (A person moving from one region or country to another)  :: migrant {c}
migrant worker {n} (guest worker) SEE: guest worker  ::
Migration Period {prop} (mass migration of Germanic people in Europe during the early Middle Ages)  :: folkevandringstiden
mikado {n} (emperor of Japan)  :: mikado {c} [archaic]
mikado {n} (a game of skill)  :: mikado
Milan {prop} (city and capital)  :: Milano
Milanese {adj} (pertaining to Milan)  :: milanesisk
Milanese {n} (native or inhabitant of Milan)  :: milaneser {c}
milch cow {n} (cow kept for milking) SEE: dairy cow  ::
mildew {n} (growth of minute fungi)  :: meldug, mug {n} {c}
mile {n} (measure of length)  :: mil
milestone {n} (one of a series of numbered markers placed along a road at regular intervals)  :: milepæl {c}
milestone {n} (important event)  :: milepæl {c}
Miletus {prop} (ancient Greek city)  :: Milet
milieu {n} (person’s social setting or environment)  :: miljø {n}
military {adj} (characteristic of members of the armed forces)  :: militær
militiaman {n} (member of a militia)  :: militssoldat {c}
milk {n} (liquid)  :: mælk {c}
milk {v} (to express milk from mammal)  :: malke
milk {n} (semen) SEE: semen  ::
milk-cap {n} (mushroom of the genus Lactarius)  :: mælkehat
milk chocolate {n} (Chocolate that includes milk powder as one of its ingredients)  :: mælkechokolade {c}
milk cow {n} (dairy cow) SEE: dairy cow  ::
milkmaid {n} (a young woman who milked the cows on a farm)  :: malkepige {c}
milkman {n} (man who delivers milk early in the morning)  :: mælkemand {c}
milk powder {n} (pulverized milk solids)  :: mælkepulver {n}
milk tooth {n} (tooth of the first set of teeth)  :: mælketand {c}
Milky Way {prop} (galaxy)  :: Mælkevejen
mill {n} (grinding apparatus)  :: mølle {c}
mill {n} (building housing a grinding apparatus)  :: mølle {c}
mille-feuille {n} (a type of pastry with several layers of puff pastry)  :: napoleonskage {c}
miller {n} (person)  :: møller {c}
Miller {prop} (surname meaning "a miller")  :: Møller
millet {n} (any of a group of various types of grass or its grains used as food)  :: hirse
milliard {num} (10^9)  :: milliard {c}
milligram {n} (milligram)  :: milligram {n}
milliliter {n} (milliliter) SEE: millilitre  ::
millilitre {n} (a unit of volume)  :: milliliter {c}
millimeter {n} (millimetre) SEE: millimetre  ::
millimetre {n} (unit of measure)  :: millimeter {c}
million {num} (cardinal number)  :: million
millionaire {n} (somebody whose wealth is greater than one million)  :: millionær
millionairess {n} (woman whose wealth is greater than one million dollars)  :: millionærinde {c}
millionth {n} (one of a million equal parts of a whole)  :: milliontedel {c}
millipede {n} (elongated arthropod)  :: tusindben {n}
millisecond {n} (one one-thousandth of a second)  :: millisekund
millstone {n} (large round stone used for grinding grain)  :: møllesten {c}
milt {n} (the organ spleen) SEE: spleen  ::
mimic {n} (imitation) SEE: imitation  ::
mind {n} (ability for rational thought)  :: sind {n}, sjæl {c}; indstilling {c}
mind {v} (to remember) SEE: remember  ::
mind control {n} (subverting an individual's control of his or her mind)  :: tankekontrol {c}
mind-reader {n} (someone telepathic)  :: tankelæser {c}
mine {pron} (that which belongs to me)  :: min {m}
mine {n} (place from which ore is extracted)  :: mine {c}
minecart {n} (a wheeled container that travels on tracks, used for moving mining materials)  :: tipvogn {c}
miner {n} (a person who works in a mine)  :: minearbejder {c}, grubearbejder {c}
mineral {adj} (relating to or containing minerals)  :: mineralsk
mineralogical {adj} (relating to mineralogy)  :: mineralogisk
mineralogy {n} (the study or science of minerals)  :: mineralogi
mineral water {n} (water containing dissolved minerals)  :: danskvand {n} {c}, mineralvand {n} {c}
minibus {n} (a small bus)  :: minibus {c}
minidress {n} (woman's short dress)  :: minikjole {c}
mining {n} (activity of removing solid valuables from the earth)  :: minedrift {c}
minion {n} (loyal servant of another more powerful being)  :: håndlanger {c}
miniskirt {n} (skirt)  :: miniskørt {n}
minister {n} (politician who heads a ministry)  :: minister {c}
ministry {n} (government department)  :: ministerium {n}
ministry {n} (complete body of government ministers)  :: regering {c}, kabinet {n}
ministry {n} (practice and education of the minister of a particular religion)  :: præsteembede {n}
minium {n} (red lead)  :: mønje
minke whale {n} (Balaenoptera acutorostrata or Balaenoptera bonaerensis)  :: vågehval {c}
Minnesota {prop} (a state of the United States of America)  :: Minnesota
minor {adj} (of little importance)  :: ubetydelig
minor {adj} (musical scale)  :: mol {c}
minor {n} (someone below the legal age)  :: mindreårig
minor {n} (subject of secondary concentration)  :: bifag {n}
Minorca {prop} (An island of Spain)  :: Menorca
minority {n} (subgroup that does not form a numerical majority)  :: mindretal
minority cabinet {n} (minority government) SEE: minority government  ::
minority government {n} (government backed by less than half of votes in parliament)  :: mindretalsregering {c}
Minsk {prop} (capital of Belarus)  :: Minsk
mint {n} (money-producing building or institution)  :: mønt
mint {adj} (unused stamp)  :: postfrisk
mint {n} (plant)  :: mynte {c}
minute {n} (unit of time)  :: minut {n}
minute of angle {n} (one 60th of a degree)  :: bueminut
miracle {n} (wonderful event attributed to supernatural powers)  :: mirakel {n}, under {n}
mirage {n} (an optical phenomenon)  :: luftspejling
mirage {n} (illusion) SEE: illusion  ::
Miriam {prop} (sister of Moses and Aaron)  :: Mirjam
Miriam {prop} (female given name)  :: Miriam, Mirjam
mirror {n} (smooth reflecting surface)  :: spejl {n}
misanthrope {n} (one who hates all mankind)  :: misantrop {c}
misanthropic {adj} (hating or disliking mankind)  :: misantropisk, menneskefjendsk
misanthropist {n} (misanthrope) SEE: misanthrope  ::
misbegotten {n} (one born out of wedlock) SEE: bastard  ::
misbegotten {adj} (of a person: born out of wedlock) SEE: illegitimate  ::
miscarry {v} (to fail to achieve)  :: mislykkes
miscellaneous {adj} (consisting of a variety of ingredients or parts)  :: diverse
miscellaneous {adj} (having diverse characteristics)  :: blandet, diverse
miscomprehend {v} (misunderstand) SEE: misunderstand  ::
misconclusion {n} (misconclusion)  :: fejlslutning {c}
mise en scène {n} (the arrangement of props and actors on a stage or for film)  :: iscenesættelse {c}
miser {n} (skinflint or scrooge)  :: gnier {c}
miserable {adj} (in a state of misery)  :: elendig
miserly {adj} (like a miser; very covetous; stingy)  :: gnieragtig, gerrig, nærig
misery {n} (great unhappiness)  :: elendighed
misfortunes never come singly {proverb} (bad things come in groups) SEE: it never rains but it pours  ::
mislead {v} (lead in a false direction)  :: vildlede
mislead {v} (trick or mislead) SEE: deceive  ::
misogynist {n} (hater of women)  :: kvindehader {c}
miss {v} (to feel the absence of someone or something)  :: savne
miss {n} (a failure to hit)  :: forbier {c}
miss {n} (unmarried woman)  :: frøken
miss {n} (Miss) SEE: Miss  ::
Miss {n} (title)  :: frøken (Frk.)
missile {n} (self-propelled, guidable projectile)  :: missil
missionary {n} (person traveling to spread a religion)  :: missionær {c}
missionary {n} (missionary position) SEE: missionary position  ::
missionary position {n} (position for sexual intercourse)  :: missionærstilling {c}
Mississippi {n} (state)  :: Mississippi
Mississippi {n} (river)  :: Mississippifloden
Missouri {prop} (US state)  :: Missouri
miss out {v} (to miss something that should not be missed)  :: gå glip af
misspell {v} (to spell incorrectly)  :: stave forkert
misspelling {n} (misspelt word)  :: stavefejl {n}
mistake {n} (an error)  :: fejl {c}
mistake {v} (to take one thing for another)  :: misforstå
Mister Right {n} (perfect, ideal or suitable male mate or husband)  :: Prinsen på den hvide hest
mistletoe {n} (either species of such evergreen plant)  :: mistelten
mistress {n} (woman in extramarital relationship)  :: elskerinde {c}
misunderstand {v} (to understand incorrectly, while believing one has understood correctly)  :: misforstå
misuse {n} (incorrect, improper or unlawful use)  :: misbrug {n} {c}
mite {n} (arachnid)  :: mide {c}
mitochondrion {n} (respiratory organelle)  :: mitokondrie {n}
mitre {n} (a covering for the head, worn on solemn occasions by church dignitaries)  :: mitra {c}
mitt {n} (mitten) SEE: mitten  ::
mitten {n} (glove with a separate sheath for the thumb only)  :: luffe {c}, vante {c}
mix {v} (stir two or more substances together)  :: blande, mikse, røre
mix {v} (combine items from two or more sources normally kept separate)  :: blande
mix {v} (music: combine several tracks)  :: mikse
mix {v} (music: produce a finished version of a recording)  :: mikse
mix {n} (result of mixing two or more substances)  :: blanding
mix {n} (result of combining items normally kept separate)  :: blanding
mixed {adj} (having two or more separate aspects)  :: blandet
mixed {adj} (including both males and females)  :: blandet
mixed {adj} (Stemming from two or more races or breeds)  :: blandet
mixer {n} (blender)  :: mikser, håndmikser, blender
mizzen {n} (mizzenmast) SEE: mizzenmast  ::
mizzenmast {n} (nautical: aftmost mast)  :: mesanmast {c}
Mjollnir {prop} (the hammer of Thor, Thor's hammer Mjollnir)  :: Mjølner {c}
moa {n} (extinct bird)  :: moa
moat {n} (defensive ditch)  :: voldgrav {c}
mob {n} (mafia) SEE: mafia  ::
mobile {n} (mobile phone) SEE: mobile phone  ::
mobile phone {n} (portable telephone)  :: mobiltelefon {c}
mobile telephone {n} (mobile phone) SEE: mobile phone  ::
mocha {n} (coffee)  :: mokka
mock exam {n} (an examination where the marks do not count)  :: terminsprøve {c}
modal {n} (modal verb) SEE: modal verb  ::
modal verb {n} (a kind of verb)  :: modalverbum {n}, mådesudsagnsord {n}
mode {n} (in computing)  :: tilstand {c}
model aircraft {n} (aircraft made to a smaller scale)  :: modelfly {n}
moderately {adv} (in a moderate manner)  :: moderat
Modern Danish {prop} (Modern Danish)  :: nydansk
Modern Greek {prop} (Modern Greek)  :: nygræsk {n}
modest {adj} (not bragging or boasting about oneself or one's achievements)  :: beskeden
modest {adj} (Small)  :: beskeden, moderat
modest {adj} (Avoiding being sexually suggestive.)  :: blufærdig, anstændig, sømmelig, ærbar
modesty {n} (the quality of being modest)  :: beskedenhed {c}
modify {v} (to make partial changes to)  :: modificere
modulate {v} (to regulate)  :: modulere, regulere
modulate {v} (to change the pitch (transitive))  :: modulere
modulate {v} (to move from one key to another (intransitive))  :: modulere
modulation {n} (Applying a signal to a carrier)  :: modulation
modulation {n} (variation and regulation)  :: modulation
Mogadishu {prop} (capital city)  :: Mogadishu
Mohammad {prop} (male given name) SEE: Muhammad  ::
Mohammad {prop} (prophet) SEE: Muhammad  ::
Mohammedan {n} (Muslim)  :: muhammedaner {c} [largely archaic]
Mohammedan {adj} (Muslim, Islamic)  :: muhammedansk [largely archaic]
Mohawk {n} (hairstyle)  :: hanekam
Mohican {n} (hairstyle) SEE: Mohawk  ::
moiety {n} (half) SEE: half  ::
molar {n} (back tooth)  :: kindtand {c}
molar {n} (unit of concentration)  :: molar
molasses {n} (thick brownish syrup refined from raw sugar)  :: melasse {c}
mold {n} (woolly or furry growth of tiny fungi)  :: mug {n} {c}
Moldavia {prop} (Moldova) SEE: Moldova  ::
Moldavia {prop} (region made up of the country of Moldova and northeastern Romania)  :: Moldavien
Moldavian {prop} (language)  :: moldovisk {n}
Moldavian SSR {prop} (name for the Republic of Moldova)  :: Moldaviske SSR, Moldaviske Socialistiske Sovjetrepublik
Moldova {prop} (country)  :: Moldova
Moldovan {n} (Moldavian) SEE: Moldavian  ::
Moldovan {prop} (Moldavian) SEE: Moldavian  ::
Moldovan {adj} (Moldavian) SEE: Moldavian  ::
mole {n} (dark spot on the skin)  :: modermærke {n}
mole {n} (burrowing insectivore)  :: muldvarp {c}
mole {n} (internal spy)  :: muldvarp {c}
mole {n} (massive structure used as a pier or breakwater)  :: mole {c}
mole {n} (unit of amount)  :: mol {n}
molecular formula {n} (a notation indicating the number of atoms of each element present in a compound)  :: sumformel {c}, bruttoformel {c}
molecule {n} (group of atoms held together by chemical bonds)  :: molekyle {n}
moll {adj} (minor) SEE: minor  ::
mollie {n} (Molotov cocktail) SEE: Molotov cocktail  ::
mollusc {n} (soft-bodied invertebrate of phylum Mollusca, see also: clam; oyster; mussel)  :: bløddyr {n}
Molotov cocktail {n} (simple incendiary bomb)  :: molotovcocktail {c}
molybdenum {n} (chemical element)  :: molybdæn {n}
moment {n} (very brief period of time)  :: øjeblik
moment of inertia {n} (physical measure)  :: inertimoment {n}
momentum {n} (product of mass and velocity)  :: impuls {c}, bevægelsesmængde {c}
Monaco {prop} (country in Europe)  :: Monaco
Monaco {prop} (capital city)  :: Monaco
monarch {n} (ruler)  :: monark {c}
monarchy {n} (form of government with a hereditary head of state)  :: monarki {n}
monastery {n} (building for monks)  :: kloster {n}
Monastir {prop} (former name of Bitola in Macedonia)  :: Bitola
Monday {n} (day of the week)  :: mandag
money {n} (means of exchange and measure of value)  :: betalingsmiddel {n}
money {n} (currency)  :: valuta {c}, møntenhed {c}
money {n} (cash)  :: penge, rede penge
money {n} (available liquid assets)  :: pengesum {c}
money {n} (wealth)  :: velstand {c}, penge {c}
money {n} (item of value used as payment)  :: værdigenstand
money {n} (person who funds an operation)  :: pengemand {c}
money {n} (as modifier)  :: penge-
moneyboy {n} (rentboy)  :: trækkerdreng
money laundering {n} (act of obscuring the origin of money that has been obtained illegally)  :: pengevask {c}
money machine {n} (money machine)  :: pengemaskine {c}
Mongol {n} (A person from Mongolia; a Mongolian) SEE: Mongolian  ::
Mongolia {prop} (Central Asian country)  :: Mongoliet {n}
Mongolian {adj} (of or relating to Mongolia or its peoples, languages, or cultures)  :: mongolsk
Mongolian {n} (native or inhabitant of Mongolia)  :: mongol
Mongolian {n} (language of Mongolia)  :: mongolsk
Mongolian {n} (person of Mongoloid physical type)  :: mongol
Monica {prop} (female given name)  :: Monica
Monika {prop} (female given name) SEE: Monica  ::
moniker {n} (signature) SEE: signature  ::
monitor {n} (computer display)  :: skærm {n}, monitor {c}
monitor {n} (monitor lizard) SEE: monitor lizard  ::
monitor lizard {n} (lizard of the genus Varanus)  :: varan {c}
monk {n} (slang: judge) SEE: judge  ::
monk {n} (male member of monastic order)  :: munk
monkey {n} (primate)  :: abe {c}, [children's language] abekat {c}
monkey-eating eagle {n} (Philippine eagle) SEE: Philippine eagle  ::
monkey wrench {n} (adjustable wrench)  :: skiftenøgle
monochasium {n} (cyme with one flower on each axis)  :: enarmet kvast
monocotyledon {n} (Plant belonging to Monocotyledones or Liliopsida)  :: enkimbladede
monocracy {n} (autocracy) SEE: autocracy  ::
monogermane {n} (germane) SEE: germane  ::
monoglottism {n} (condition of being able to speak only a single language) SEE: unilingualism  ::
monogram {n} (a design composed of one or more letters used as an identifying mark)  :: monogram {n}
monolingual {adj} (only knowing or spoken in one language)  :: ensproget
monolingualism {n} (condition of being able to speak only a single language) SEE: unilingualism  ::
mononucleosis {n} (infectious mononucleosis, glandular fever)  :: mononukleose {c}, kyssesyge {c}
monophthong {n} (vowel that has same sound throughout its pronunciation)  :: monoftong {c}
monopolize {v} (have a monopoly)  :: monopolisere
monopoly {n} (situation of exclusive supply)  :: monopol {n}
monopoly {n} (exclusive possession)  :: monopol {n}
monopoly {n} (privilege granting such control)  :: monopol {n}
monopoly {n} (market thus controled)  :: monopol {n}
monopoly {n} (holder of such control)  :: monopolist {c}
Monopoly {prop} (a board game)  :: Matador
Monopoly money {n} (strange-looking foreign currency)  :: matadorpenge
monotheism {n} (belief in one God)  :: monoteisme
monotheistic {adj} (believing in a single god)  :: monoteistisk
monotonous {adj} (having an unvarying tone or pitch)  :: enstonig, monoton
monotonous {adj} (tedious, repetitious or lacking in variety)  :: ensformig, monoton
monotony {n} (tedium)  :: monotoni
monounsaturated {adj} (monunsaturated)  :: monoumættet
Monrovia {prop} (capital of Liberia)  :: Monrovia
mons pubis {n} (fleshy protuberance over the pubic bones)  :: venusbjerg {n}
monster {n} (terrifying dangerous creature)  :: uhyre {n}
monstrosity {n} (Monstrous thing, person or act)  :: skrummel
Montana {prop} (US state)  :: Montana
Montenegrin {adj} (relating to Montenegro)  :: montenegrinsk
Montenegrin {n} (person from Montenegro)  :: montenegriner {c}
Montenegrin {prop} (the standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian)  :: montenegrinsk
Montenegro {prop} (country in Europe)  :: Montenegro
Montevideo {prop} (capital of Uruguay)  :: Montevideo
month {n} (period into which a year is divided)  :: måned {c}
Montserrat {prop} (island)  :: Montserrat
monument {n} (structure built for commemorative or symbolic reasons)  :: monument, mindesmærke
moo {n} (characteristic sound made by a cow or bull)  :: muh
moo {v} (to make a lowing sound)  :: brøle
moo {interj} (sound made by a cow or bull)  :: muh
moody {adj} (Given to sudden or frequent changes of mind; temperamental)  :: lunefuld, humørsyg
moody {adj} (sulky or depressed)  :: melankolsk, vemodig
moon {n} (largest natural satellite of planet Earth)  :: månen
moon {n} (any substantially sized natural satellite of a planet)  :: måne {c}
moon {n} (month)  :: måned {c}
Moon {prop} (sole natural satellite of the Earth)  :: Månen {c}
moonbase {n} (a base located on a moon)  :: månebase {c}
moonbeam {n} (moonlight generally) SEE: moonlight  ::
mooncake {n} (Chinese pastry)  :: månekage
moon landing {n} (arrival of a spacecraft on the moon)  :: månelanding {c}
moonlight {n} (light reflected from the moon)  :: måneskin {n}
moonstruck {adj} (crazy or insane when affected by the phases of the Moon)  :: månesyg {c}
moor {n} (region with poor, marshy soil, peat and heath)  :: hede {c}
moor {v} (to cast anchor or become fastened)  :: fortøje
moor {v} (to fix or secure, as a vessel, in a particular place by casting anchor, or by fastening with cables or chains)  :: fortøje
mooring {n} (place to moor a vessel)  :: fortøjning {c}
mooring {n} (act of securing a vessel)  :: fortøjning {c}
Moorish {adj} (of or pertaining to Moors)  :: mauriske
moose {n} (largest member of the deer family (Alces alces))  :: elg {c}, elsdyr {n}
moot {n} (debate) SEE: debate  ::
moot {n} (discuss) SEE: discuss  ::
moped {n} (two-wheeled vehicle)  :: knallert
moraine {n} (accumulation of rocks and debris)  :: moræne {c}
morality {n} (recognition of / obedience to the rules of right conduct)  :: moral {c}
moral philosophy {n} (ethics) SEE: ethics  ::
moratorium {n} (authorization permitting temporary suspension of payments)  :: moratorium {n}
Morava {prop} (river in Central Europe)  :: Morava {c}
Moravia {prop} (historical region)  :: Mähren {c}, Mæhren {c}
more {adv} (comparative of much)  :: mere
more {adv} (word to form a comparative)  :: mere
more haste, less speed {proverb} (when one is in a hurry, one often ends up completing a task more slowly)  :: hastværk er lastværk
more or less {adv} (approximately)  :: mere eller mindre
morgue {n} (place for dead people)  :: morgue {c}, lighus {n}
morgue {n} (haughty attitude) SEE: arrogance  ::
Mormon {prop} (ancient prophet)  :: Mormon
Mormon {n} (member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)  :: mormon {c}
morna {n} (a genre of Cape Verdean music)  :: morna
morning {n} (part of the day between dawn and midday)  :: morgen {c}, formiddag
morning {n} (the part of the day after midnight and before midday)  :: morgen {c}
morning after {n} (hangover) SEE: hangover  ::
morning gift {n} (gift given by husband to wife upon first morning of marriage)  :: morgengave {c}
morning person {n} (early bird) SEE: early bird  ::
morning star {n} (spiked weapon on staff)  :: morgenstjerne
Moroccan {n} (person from Morocco)  :: marokkaner
Moroccan {adj} (pertaining to Morocco)  :: marokkansk
Morocco {prop} (country)  :: Marokko
moron {n} (person of borderline intelligence)  :: debil person
moron {n} (person who makes uncool attempts to impress others)  :: tåbe {c}
moron {n} (idiot) SEE: idiot  ::
Moroni {prop} (capital of the Comoros)  :: Moroni
morpheme {n} (smallest linguistic unit)  :: morfem {n}
Morpheus {prop} (Morpheus, the Greek god of dreams)  :: Morfeus
morphism {n} (arrow)  :: morfi {c}
morphism {n} (map)  :: morfi {c}
morphism {n}  :: morfi {c}
morsel {n} (small fragment)  :: bid {c}, godbid {c}, stump
mortal {adj} (susceptible to death)  :: dødelig
mortality {n} (condition of being susceptible to death)  :: dødelighed {c}
mortality {n} (death rate)  :: dødelighed {c}
mortar {n} (mixture of lime or cement, sand and water)  :: mørtel
mortgage {n} (special form of secured loan)  :: pant
mortician {n} (undertaker) SEE: undertaker  ::
mortise-and-tenon joint {n} (joint)  :: tapsamling, mortise og tenon samling
mortuary {n} (morgue) SEE: morgue  ::
mosaic {n} (artwork)  :: mosaik {c}
mosaic {n} (composite picture)  :: collage {c}
Moscow {prop} (Capital city of Russia)  :: Moskva
Moses {prop} (the biblical patriarch)  :: Moses
mosque {n} (a place of worship for Muslims)  :: moské {c}, moske {c}
mosquito {n} (small flying insect of the family Culicidae, known for biting and sucking blood)  :: stikmyg {c}
mosquito net {n} (fine net used to protect against mosquitos)  :: myggenet {n}
moss {n} (bog) SEE: bog  ::
moss {n} (plants of the division Bryophyta)  :: mos {c}
most {adv} (adverb forming superlative)  :: mest, -st, -est
most of all {adv} (to a greater extent than anything else)  :: allermest
moth {n} (insect similar to a butterfly)  :: møl
mother {n} (motherfucker) SEE: motherfucker  ::
mother {n} (female (human) who parents a child, gives birth to a baby, or is pregnant)  :: moder, mor {c}
mother {n} (one’s female parent)  :: moder, mor {c}
mother {v} (to treat as a mother would be expected to)  :: være mor for, tage sig ordentlig af
motherboard {n} (primary circuit board of a computer)  :: bundkort {n}
Mother Earth {prop} (personification of Earth)  :: Moder Jord
motherfucker {n} (generic term of abuse)  :: skiderik {c}, stodder {c}
motherhood {n} (the state of being a mother)  :: moderskab
mother-in-law {n} (spouse’s mother)  :: svigermor {c}
motherland {n} (the country of one's ancestors)  :: hjemland {n}
motherland {n} (the country of one's birth)  :: fædreland {n}, fødeland {n}
motherland {n} (country of origin)  :: fædreland {n}, hjemland {n}
motherland {n} (mother country in contrast to its colonies)  :: moderland {n}
motherly {adj} (befitting a mother; warm, caring, nurturing, protective, loving)  :: moderlig
mother-of-pearl {n} (the hard pearly inner layer of certain mollusk shells)  :: perlemor {n}
mother's milk {n} (breast milk) SEE: breast milk  ::
mother tongue {n} (one's native tongue)  :: modersmål {n}
motion {n} (state of progression from one place to another)  :: bevægelse {c}
motion picture {n} (movie) SEE: movie  ::
motion sickness {n} (nausea or dizziness in a moving vehicle)  :: transportsyge {c}
motive {n} (a cause to commit a crime)  :: bevæggrund {c}, motiv {n}
motive {n} (music: theme or subject)  :: motiv {n}
motive {n} (arts: motif)  :: motiv {n}
motor {n} (engine)  :: motor {c}
motorboat {n} (boat driven by an engine)  :: motorbåd {c}
motorcycle {n} (open-seated motor-powered vehicle with two wheels)  :: motorcykel {c}
motorist {n} (one who drives a motor vehicle)  :: bilist {c}
motor vehicle {n} (any land-based means of transportation)  :: motorkøretøj {n}
motorway {n} (broad highway)  :: motorvej {c}
motto {n} (sentence, phrase or word forming part of an heraldic achievement)  :: motto {n}
motto {n} (suggestive sentence, phrase or word)  :: motto {n}
mouflon {n} (sheep)  :: muflon
mould {n} (mould) SEE: mold  ::
mould {v} (mould) SEE: mold  ::
mouldwarp {n} (mole) SEE: mole  ::
mound {n} (vulva) SEE: vulva  ::
mount {n} (mountain) SEE: mountain  ::
mountain {n} (large mass of earth and rock)  :: bjerg {n}
mountain bike {n} (bicycle especially designed for off-road riding)  :: mountainbike {c}
mountain chain {n} (a series of mountain ranges)  :: bjergkæde {c}
mountain lion {n} (Puma concolor) SEE: cougar  ::
Mount McKinley {prop} (Denali) SEE: Denali  ::
Mount of Olives {prop} (mountain ridge)  :: Oliebjerget
mourn {v} (express sadness for, grieve over)  :: sørge
mouse {n} (rodent of the genus Mus)  :: mus {c}
mouse {n} (shy person)  :: mus
mouse {n} (computing: input device)  :: mus
mousetrap {n} (device for killing mice)  :: musefælde {c}
moustache {n} (hair on upper lip)  :: overskæg {n}
mouth {n} (the opening of a creature through which food is ingested)  :: mund {c}, kæft {c}
mouth {n} (the end of a river out of which water flows)  :: udmunding {c}
mouth organ {n} (mouth organ) SEE: harmonica  ::
mouthpiece {n} (part of a wind or brass instrument)  :: mundstykke {n}
mouthpiece {n} (spokesman who speaks on behalf of someone else)  :: talsrør {n}, [often pejorative], talsmand {c}
move {v} (to change place or posture; to go)  :: bevæge sig, flytte sig, sætte i bevægelse
move {v} (to act; to take action)  :: bevæge sig
move {v} (to change residence)  :: flytte
move {v} (to change the place of a piece)  :: trække (in chess)
move {v} (to cause to change place or posture; to set in motion)  :: flytte, bevæge
move {v} (to transfer from one space or position to another)  :: flytte
move {v} (to excite to action)  :: bevæge
move {v} (to arouse the feelings or passions of)  :: bevæge, tilskynde
move {v} (to propose; to recommend)  :: foreslå, fremsætte forslag om
move {n} (the act of moving; a movement)  :: bevægelse
move {n} (an act for the attainment of an object or purpose)  :: skridt
move {n} (the event of changing one's residence)  :: flytning
move {n} (the act of moving a token on a gameboard)  :: træk
movement {n} (trend in various fields or social categories)  :: bevægelse
movement {n} (music: division of a larger musical composition)  :: sats {c}
movie {n} (motion picture)  :: film {c}, biograf {c}
moviehouse {n} (cinema) SEE: cinema  ::
moviemaker {n} (a person who makes movies as a profession) SEE: filmmaker  ::
moviemaking {n} (the production of movies) SEE: filmmaking  ::
movie theater {n} (cinema) SEE: cinema  ::
moving truck {n} (moving truck)  :: flyttebil {c}
moving walkway {n} (slow conveyor belt that transports people horizontally)  :: rullende fortov {c}
mow {v} (to cut something down)  :: meje, slå, klippe
mower {n} (lawnmower) SEE: lawnmower  ::
Mozambique {prop} (country in Southern Africa)  :: Mozambique
MP3 player {n} (electronic device for playing digital audio files in the MP3 format)  :: mp3-afspiller {c}
Mr. {n} (Mr) SEE: Mr  ::
Mr {n} (abbreviation of Mister)  :: Hr
Mrs {abbr} (title before woman's name)  :: fr.
métier {n} (activity that is pursued as a trade or profession; a calling)  :: kald {n}
métier {n} (activity to which a person is particularly suited; a forte)  :: styrke {c}, force {c}
mu {n} (Greek letter)  :: my
much {determiner} (a large amount of)  :: meget
much obliged {adj} (thank you) SEE: thank you  ::
much obliged {adj} (grateful) SEE: grateful  ::
muck spreader {n} (farm machinery)  :: gyllespreder
mucus {n} (slippery secretion)  :: slim {c} {n}
mud {n} (mixture of soil and water)  :: mudder {n}, ælte {n}
mud bath {n}  :: mudderbad {n}
mudguard {n} (a cover over, or a flap behind, the wheels of a vehicle)  :: skærm
mudslide {n} (geological disaster in which a large amount of mud gathers and moves rapidly down a hill or slope)  :: mudderstrøm {c}
muesli {n} (breakfast dish)  :: mysli {c}
muezzin {n} (person who issues call to prayer)  :: muaddhin
muffin {n} (individual cake)  :: muffin {c}
muffler {n} (scarf) SEE: scarf  ::
mug {n} (large cup)  :: krus {n}
mug {n} ((slang) the face)  :: fjæs {n}
mug {n} ((colloquial) a person who is easily fooled)  :: {n}, tosse {c}
mugwort {n} (any of several artemisias)  :: bynke
mugwort {n} (Artemisia vulgaris)  :: grå-bynke
Muhammad {prop} (the prophet who introduced Islam)  :: Muhammed
Muhu {prop} (island)  :: Muhu
mulatto {n} (A person of mixed black and white descent)  :: mulat {c}
mulberry {n} (the fruit)  :: morbær {n}
mule {n} (offspring of male donkey and female horse)  :: muldyr {n}
mulled wine {n} (wine with spices served hot)  :: gløgg {c}
mullet {n} (fish of the family Mugilidae (grey mullets))  :: multe
mullet {n} (hairstyle)  :: svenskerhår {n}
multicellular {adj} (having many cells)  :: flercellet, multicellulær
multicolor {adj} (multicolored) SEE: multicolored  ::
multicolored {adj} (having multiple colors)  :: flerfarvet
multiculturality {n} (multiculturality)  :: multikulturalitet {c}
multilingual {adj} (pertaining to multiple languages)  :: flersproget
multiplayer {n} (allowing multiple players to play simultaneously)  :: multiplayer, flerspiller
multiple {adj} (having more than one element, part, component or function)  :: flere
multiple {n} (a number that may be divided by another number with no remainder)  :: multiplum {n}
multiplicative identity {n} (algebra)  :: etelement {n}
mumble {v} (to speak unintelligibly)  :: mumle
mumble {n} (quiet vocalization)  :: mumlen
mumble {n} (low tone of voice)  :: mumlen
mummy {n} (embalmed corpse)  :: mumie {c}
Munich {prop} (capital of Bavaria)  :: München
municipality {n} (a district with a government that typically encloses no other governed districts)  :: kommune {c}
mural crown {n} (heraldry: a crown representing city walls or towers, used on coats of arms representing towns)  :: murkrone {c}
murder {n} (an act of deliberate killing)  :: mord {n}
murder {n} (the crime of deliberate killing)  :: mord {n}
murder {v} (deliberately kill)  :: myrde
murder {v} (defeat decisively)  :: smadre
murder {v} (express one’s anger at)  :: myrde, slå ihjel
murder {v} (devour)  :: kvæle
murderer {n} (person who commits murder)  :: morder {c}
murky {adj}  :: mørk, dunkel, dyster
murmur {n} (low sounds or speech)  :: mumlen
murmur {n} (sound by turbulent flow of blood etc.)  :: susen, rislen
murmur {v} (to speak or make low, indistinguishable noise; to mumble)  :: mumle
murrey {n} (mulberry) SEE: mulberry  ::
musalla {n} (prayer rug) SEE: prayer rug  ::
muscle {n} (contractile tissue)  :: muskel {c}
muscleman {n} (bodyguard) SEE: bodyguard  ::
Muscovite {n} (resident of Moscow)  :: moskovit {c}
Muscovite {adj} (Relating to Moscow)  :: moskovitisk
Muscovy {prop} (Grand Duchy of Moscow)  :: Moskovien, Storfyrstendømmet Moskva
muscular {adj} (of or relating to muscles)  :: muskulær
muscular {adj} (having strength)  :: muskuløs
muscular {adj} (having large, well-developed muscles)  :: muskuløs
muscular dystrophy {n} (muscular dystrophy)  :: muskelsvind
muse {n} (a source of inspiration)  :: muse
Muse {n} (one of the nine Ancient Greek deities of the arts)  :: Muse
museum {n} (building or institution)  :: museum {n}
mushroom {n} (fruiting body of a fungus)  :: svamp
mushroom {n} (champignon) SEE: champignon  ::
mushroom cloud {n} (mushroom shaped cloud)  :: paddehatsky {c}, paddehattesky {c}
music {n} (sound, organized in time in a melodious way)  :: musik {c}
music {n} (any pleasing or interesting sounds)  :: musik {c}
music {n} (sheet music)  :: noder {p}
musical {n} (stage performance, show or film)  :: musical {c}, musikal {c}
musical instrument {n} (a device, object, contrivance or machine used to produce musical notes or sounds)  :: musikinstrument {n}
musical notation {n} (writing system)  :: nodeskrift {c}
music chart {n} (ranking of music)  :: Hitliste
musician {n} (person who performs or writes music)  :: musiker {c}
music notation {n} (system which represents aurally perceived music) SEE: musical notation  ::
musicology {n} (study of music)  :: musikvidenskab {c}
music school {n} (school of music)  :: musikskole {c}
music stand {n} (stand for holding sheet music)  :: nodeholder {c}
music video {n} (motion picture accompanying a song)  :: musikvideo
musket {n} (firearm)  :: musket {c}
musketeer {n} (foot soldier)  :: musketer {c}
muskrat {n} (Ondatra zibethicus)  :: bisamrotte
Muslim {n} (believer of Islam)  :: muslim {m} {f}
muslin {n} (very different styles of fabric) SEE: fabric  ::
musquash {n} (Ondatra zibethicus) SEE: muskrat  ::
muss {n} (mess) SEE: mess  ::
mussel {n} (any small edible bivalve shellfish, see also: clam; oyster; mollusc)  :: musling {c}
must {v} (be required to)  :: skulle
mustache {n} (moustache) SEE: moustache  ::
mustard {n} (plant)  :: sennep
mustard {n} (condiment)  :: sennep {c}
muster {v} (to show, exhibit) SEE: show  ::
mutagen {n} (agent or substance that can cause genetic mutation)  :: mutagen {n}
mutation {n} (heritable change in genetic material)  :: mutation {c}
mute {adj} (not having the power of speech)  :: stum, umælende
mutilate {v} (To physically harm as to impair use)  :: lemlæste
mutiny {n} (organized rebellion)  :: mytteri {n}, oprør {n}
mutual {adj} (having the same relationship, each to each other)  :: gensidig
mutual {adj} (reciprocal)  :: gensidig
mutual {adj} (possessed in common)  :: fælles
muzzle {n} (part of animal's head)  :: snude {c}
my {determiner} (belonging to me)  :: min {c}
Myanmar {prop} (Southeast Asian country)  :: Myanmar
Myanmar {prop} (Burmese) SEE: Burmese  ::
my condom broke {phrase}  :: mit kondom gik i stykker
mycorrhiza {n} (symbiotic relationship between the mycelium of a fungus and the roots of a plant)  :: svamperod, svamprod
my emphasis {interj} (my emphasis)  :: min kursivering [strictly in the case of italics], min fremhævelse [less common]
Mykolaiv {prop} (a city in Ukraine)  :: Mykolajiv, Nikolajev
my name is {phrase} (a way to identify oneself)  :: jeg hedder...
myocardial infarction {n} (heart attack) SEE: heart attack  ::
myopia {n} (disorder of vision)  :: nærsynethed {c}
myopic {adj} (unable to see distant objects unaided)  :: nærsynet
myriad {n} (vast diversity or number)  :: myriade {c}
myrrh {n} (dried sap of the myrrha tree)  :: myrra
myrtle {n} (evergreen shrub)  :: myrte
Mysia {prop} (ancient region)  :: Mysien
mystery {n} (something secret or unexplainable)  :: mysterium {n}
mystery {n} (someone or thing with an obscure or puzzling nature)  :: mysterium {n}
myth {n} (divine story)  :: myte {c}
mythology {n} (collection and study of myths)  :: mytologi