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cab {n} (taxi) SEE: taxi  ::
cabbage {n} (plant)  :: hodekål, kål {m}
cabin {n} (a compartment on land)  :: hytte {f}
cabin {n} (a private room on a ship)  :: [Bokmål] lugar {m}, kabin {m}; [Nynorsk] lugar {m}, kabin {m}
cabin {n} (the interior of a boat)  :: kabin {m}; [Bokmål] kahytt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kahytt {f}, kahytte {f}
cabin {n} (the passenger area of an aircraft)  :: [Bokmål] kabin {m}; [Nynorsk] kabin {m}
cable {n} (large wire, rope)  :: [Bokmål] kabel {m}; [Nynorsk] kabel {m}
cable {n} (assembly of wires for electricity)  :: [Bokmål] kabel {m}, ledning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kabel {m}
cable car {n} (cable car, a hanging carriage)  :: taubane, togbane
cable ferry {n} (cable ferry)  :: [Bokmål] kabelferge {m} {f}, kabelferje {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kabelferje {f}
cabotage {n} (shipping in the same country)  :: [Bokmål] kabotasje {m}
cabotage {n} (the legal right)  :: [Bokmål] kabotasje {m}
Cabo Verde {prop} (Cape Verde) SEE: Cape Verde  ::
cabriolet {n}  :: kabriolet {c}
cacao {n} (cacao tree)  :: kakaotre
cachalot {n} (sperm whale) SEE: sperm whale  ::
cacophonous {adj} (containing or consisting of unpleasant sounds)  :: [Bokmål] kakofonisk; [Nynorsk] kakofonisk
cactus {n} (member of the Cactaceae)  :: [Bokmål] kaktus {m}; [Nynorsk] kaktus {m}
cadet {n} (a student at a military school who is training to be an officer)  :: kadett
cadmium {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] kadmium {n}; [Nynorsk] kadmium {n}
cadre {n} (skeleton upon which regiment is formed)  :: kader {m}
cadre {n} (core of managing group)  :: kader {m}
Caesarean section {n} (incision in the womb)  :: [Bokmål] keisersnitt {n}; [Nynorsk] keisarsnitt {n}
Caesarism {n} (autocracy)  :: cæsarisme
Caesarism {n} (democratic dictatorship)  :: cæsarisme
caesium {n} (a metallic chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] cesium {n}; [Nynorsk] cesium {n}
café {n} (coffee shop)  :: kafé {m}, café {m}
cafe {n} (café) SEE: café  ::
cafeteria {n} (restaurant)  :: [Bokmål] kafeteria {m}
caffeine {n} (alkaloid found naturally in tea and coffee plants)  :: [Bokmål] koffein {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] koffein {m} {n}
cagey {adj}  :: avvisende, unnvikende
caiman {n} (alligator relative)  :: kaiman
cairn {n} (monument)  :: [Bokmål] gravrøys {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gravrøys {f}
cairn {n} (landmark)  :: varde {f}, røys {f}
cairn {n} (terrier) SEE: cairn terrier  ::
cairn terrier {n} (breed of terrier)  :: [Bokmål] cairnterrier {m}, cairn {m}
Cairo {prop} (capital of Egypt)  :: [Bokmål] Kairo {m}; [Nynorsk] Kairo {m}
cake {n} (a sweet dessert)  :: [Bokmål] kake {m}
cake {n} (a block of solid material)  :: stykke {m}
cake {n} (a trivially easy task or responsibility) SEE: piece of cake  ::
calamari {n} (as mollusk) SEE: squid  ::
calamari {n} (as food)  :: akkar
calamity {n} (event resulting in great loss)  :: kalamitet {m}
calcium {n} (chemical element of atomic number 20)  :: [Bokmål] kalsium {n}; [Nynorsk] kalsium {n}
calculation {n} (act or process of calculating)  :: [Bokmål] beregning {m} {f}
calculation {n} (result of calculating)  :: [Bokmål] beregning {m} {f}
calculation {n} (reckoning, estimate)  :: [Bokmål] beregning {m} {f}
calculator {n} (electronic device that performs mathematical calculations)  :: [Bokmål] kalkulator {m}; [Nynorsk] kalkulator {m}
calculus {n} (formal mathematical system)  :: beregning {m} {f}
calculus {n} (differential calculus and integral calculus considered as a single subject)  :: matematikk {m}
Caleb {prop} (biblical character)  :: Kaleb
calendar {n} (system by which time is divided)  :: [Bokmål] kalender {m}; [Nynorsk] kalender {m}
calendar {n} (means to determine the date)  :: [Bokmål] kalender {m}; [Nynorsk] kalender {m}
calendar {n} (list of planned events)  :: [Bokmål] kalender {m}; [Nynorsk] kalender {m}
calendar year {n} (time between 1st January and 31st December)  :: [Bokmål] kalenderår {n}; [Nynorsk] kalenderår {n}
calendrical {adj} (of, pertaining to, or used by a calendar system)  :: [Bokmål] kalendarisk {m} {f} {n}; [Nynorsk] kalendarisk {m} {f} {n}
calf {n} (young cow or bull)  :: [Bokmål] kalv {m}; [Nynorsk] kalv {m}
calf {n} (young elephant, seal or whale (also used of some other animals))  :: [Bokmål] kalv {m}; [Nynorsk] kalv {m}
calf {n} (chunk of ice broken off of a larger glacier, ice shelf, or iceberg)  :: [Bokmål] kalv {m}; [Nynorsk] kalv {m}
calf {n} (small island beside another one)  :: [Bokmål] kalv {m}; [Nynorsk] kalv {m}
calf {n} (anatomy: back of the leg below the knee)  :: legg {m}
calibration {n} (act of calibrating)  :: [Bokmål] kalibrering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kalibrering {f}
californium {n} (chemical element)  :: californium
caliper {n} (calipers) SEE: calipers  ::
calipers {n} (device used to measure thickness between two surfaces)  :: skyvelære {m} {f}
caliph {n} (political leader of the Muslim world)  :: [Bokmål] kalif {m}; [Nynorsk] kalif {m}
call {n} (social visit)  :: [Bokmål] [nautical] anløp {n}; [Nynorsk] [nautical] anløp {n}
call {v} (to request, summon, or beckon)  :: kalle
call an ambulance {phrase} (request to call an ambulance)  :: ring etter ambulanse
call a spade a spade {v} (to speak the truth)  :: [Bokmål] kalle en spade for en spade; [Nynorsk] kalle ein spade for ein spade
callback {n} (product recall)  :: [Bokmål] tilbakekalling {m} {f}
calling card {n} (printed card identifying the bearer) SEE: business card  ::
calling name {n} (nickname) SEE: nickname  ::
call sign {n} (broadcasting)  :: kallesignal
callsign {n} (call sign) SEE: call sign  ::
call the police {phrase} (call the police)  :: ring politiet
calm {adj} (free from anger and anxiety)  :: [Bokmål] rolig; [Nynorsk] roleg
calm {adj} (free of noise and disturbance)  :: [Bokmål] rolig, fredelig; [Nynorsk] roleg, fredeleg
calm {adj} (without wind or storm)  :: [Bokmål] vindstille
calm {v} (to make calm)  :: [Bokmål] roe, berolige; [Nynorsk] roe
calm {v} (to become calm)  :: roe seg
calm before the storm {n} (peace before a disturbance or crisis)  :: stille før stormen {c}
calorie {n} (amount of heat to raise 1 gram of water by 1°C)  :: [Bokmål] kalori {m}; [Nynorsk] kalori {m}
calque {n} (word formed by word-for-word translation of a word in another language)  :: [Bokmål] oversettingslån {n}, oversettelseslån {n}; [Nynorsk] omsetjingslån {n}
calumny {n} (falsification to discredit another)  :: baktalelse {m}, baktaling {c}, baksnakk {n}, baksnakking {c}
cam {n} (camera) SEE: camera  ::
camaraderie {n} (close friendship in a group of friends)  :: [Bokmål] kameraderi {n}
Cambodia {prop} (country in Southeast Asia)  :: Kambodsja
Cambodian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Cambodia, the Cambodian people, or the Khmer language)  :: [Bokmål] kambodsjansk; [Nynorsk] kambodsjansk, kampuchansk, kampucheansk
Cambodian {n} (a person from Cambodia or of Cambodian descent)  :: [Bokmål] kambodsjaner {m}; [Nynorsk] kambodsjan {m}, kambodsjanar {m}, kampuchean {m}, kampucheanar {m}
Cambodian {prop} (the language of the Cambodian people) SEE: Khmer  ::
Cambrian symbol {n} (literary: vegetable emblematic of Wales) SEE: leek  ::
camel {n} (beast of burden)  :: [Bokmål] kamel {m}; [Nynorsk] kamel {m}
camelopard {n} (giraffe) SEE: giraffe  ::
camera {n} (still camera)  :: [Bokmål] kamera {n}, fotoapparat {n}; [Nynorsk] kamera {n}, fotoapparat {n}
Cameroon {prop} (country in Central Africa)  :: [Bokmål] Kamerun; [Nynorsk] Kamerun
Cameroonian {adj} (pertaining to Cameroon)  :: [Bokmål] kamerunsk; [Nynorsk] kamerunsk
Cameroonian {n} (person from Cameroon)  :: [Bokmål] kameruner {m}; [Nynorsk] kamerunar {m}
Camilla {prop} (female given name)  :: Camilla, Kamilla
camomile {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] kamille {m}; [Nynorsk] kamille {m}
camouflage {n}  :: kamuflasje {m}
camp {n} (outdoor place)  :: [Bokmål] leir {m}
camp {n} (summer camp) SEE: summer camp  ::
campaign {n} (series of operations undertaken to achieve a set goal)  :: [Bokmål] kampanje {m}; [Nynorsk] kampanje {m}
camp bed {n} (a cot)  :: [Bokmål] feltseng {m} {f}
camper {n} (motor vehicle) SEE: motor home  ::
campervan {n} (motor home) SEE: motor home  ::
campfire {n} (fire at a campground)  :: bål {n}, leirbål {n} (campfire)
campsite {n} (a place where a tent may be or is pitched)  :: [Bokmål] campingplass {m}; [Nynorsk] campingplass {m}
camshaft {n} (a shaft fitted with cams)  :: [Bokmål] kamaksel {m}; [Nynorsk] kamaksel {m}, kamaksling {m}
can {v} (to be able)  :: kunne
can {v} (may)  :: kunne
can {n} (a more or less cylindrical vessel for liquids)  :: [Bokmål] boks {m}, kanne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] boks {m}, kanne {f}
can {n} (a container used to carry and dispense water for plants)  :: [Bokmål] kanne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kanne {f}
can {n} (a tin-plate canister)  :: boks {m}, hermetikkboks {m}
can {n} (non-offensive slang for toilet, see also: toilet)  :: do {m} (-skål)
can {n} (buttocks)  :: rompe {c}, bak {m}
can {n} (chamber pot) SEE: chamber pot  ::
Canaan Dog {n} (Canaan Dog)  :: [Bokmål] Kanaan-hund {m}
Canada {prop} (country in North America)  :: [Bokmål] Canada {n}, Kanada {n}; [Nynorsk] Canada {n}, Kanada {n}
Canada goose {n} (Branta canadensis)  :: Kanadagås
Canadian {n} (person from Canada)  :: [Bokmål] canadier {m}, kanadier {m}; [Nynorsk] canadiar {m}, kanadiar {m}
Canadian {prop} (Canadian English)  :: [Bokmål] canadisk engelsk {m}, kanadisk engelsk {m}; [Nynorsk] canadisk engelsk {m}, kanadisk engelsk {m}
Canadian {adj} (of or pertaining to Canada)  :: [Bokmål] canadisk, kanadisk; [Nynorsk] canadisk, kanadisk
Canadian {adj} (of or pertaining to a Canadian, Canadians)  :: [Bokmål] canadisk; [Nynorsk] canadisk, kanadisk, canadisk
canal {n} (artificial waterway)  :: [Bokmål] kanal {m}; [Nynorsk] kanal {m}
canalise {v} (to convert into a canal)  :: [Bokmål] kanalisere; [Nynorsk] kanalisere
canalise {v} (to channel the flow)  :: [Bokmål] kanalisere; [Nynorsk] kanalisere
canard {n} (false or misleading report or story)  :: [Bokmål] avisand {m} {f}, and {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] avisand {f}, and {f}
canard {n} (winglike structure)  :: [Bokmål] canardvinge {m}
canary {n} (bird from the Canary Islands)  :: kanarifugl
canary {n} (colour)  :: kanarigul
Canary Islands {prop} (an archipelago off the coast of north-western Africa)  :: [Bokmål] Kanariøyene; [Nynorsk] Kanariøyane
cancel {v} (cross out)  :: [Bokmål] stryke
cancel {v} (invalidate, annul)  :: [Bokmål] avbestille, avbryte, oppheve, avlyse
cancelled {adj} (No longer planned or scheduled)  :: [Bokmål] avlyst
cancer {n} (disease of uncontrolled cellular proliferation)  :: cancer {m}; [Bokmål] kreft {m}; [Nynorsk] kreft {m}
Cancer {prop} (constellation)  :: Krepsen {m}
Cancer {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Krepsen {m}
Cancer {n} (Someone with a Cancer star sign)  :: kreps
candid {adj} (impartial and free from prejudice)  :: fordomsfri, upartisk
candid {adj} (straightforward, open and sincere)  :: oppriktig
candid {adj} (not posed or rehearsed)  :: oppriktig
candidate {n} (person running in an election)  :: kandidat
candidly {adv} (frankly) SEE: frankly  ::
candle {n} (a light source)  :: lys
candy {n} (piece of candy)  :: godteri {n-p}
candy floss {n} (sweet)  :: sukkerspinn {n}
cane {n} (sugar cane) SEE: sugar cane  ::
cane sugar {n} (sugar from the sugar cane plant)  :: [Bokmål] rørsukker {n}; [Nynorsk] røyrsukker {n}
canine {n} (canine tooth) SEE: canine tooth  ::
canine tooth {n} (tooth)  :: hoggtann {m}
Canis Minor {prop} (small winter constellation of the northern sky)  :: [Bokmål] Den lille hund; [Nynorsk] Vesle hund
canister {n} (container)  :: boks {m}
canister {n} (cylindrical metal receptacle)  :: boks {m}
canna {v} (cannot) SEE: cannot  ::
cannabis {n} (plant)  :: hamp
cannibal {n} (an organism which eats others of its own species)  :: [Bokmål] kannibal {m}; [Nynorsk] kannibal {m}
canning {n} (preserving process)  :: hermetisering
cannoli {n} (tube of fried pastry filled with ricotta)  :: cannolo {m}
cannon {n} (artillery piece)  :: [Bokmål] kanon {m}
cannot {v} (cannot, see also: can; not)  :: [Bokmål] kan ikke
canny {adj} (frugal, thrifty) SEE: frugal  ::
canoe {n} (small long and narrow boat)  :: kano {m}
canon {n} (group of literary works accepted as representative)  :: kanon {m}
canon {n} (piece of music)  :: kanon {m}
canon {n} (fandom: the works considered authoritative regarding a fictional universe)  :: kanon {m}
can opener {n} (device used to open tin cans)  :: [Bokmål] boksåpner {m}
can-opener {n} (can opener) SEE: can opener  ::
canopy {n} (highest foliage and branches of a forest)  :: kronetak {n}
cant {v} (set something at an angle)  :: [Bokmål] kante
can't {v} (cannot) SEE: cannot  ::
canteen {n} (small cafeteria or snack bar)  :: kantine {m} {f}
canter {n} (gait)  :: galopp {m}
canter {n} (ride)  :: galopp {m}
canter {v} (to gait)  :: galoppere
Canticle of Canticles {prop} (Song of Songs) SEE: Song of Songs  ::
Canticles {prop} (Song of Songs) SEE: Song of Songs  ::
canting arms {n}  :: [Bokmål] talende våpen {n}; [Nynorsk] talande våpen {n}
Cantopop {n} (Cantonese pop music)  :: cantopop
Canute {prop} (Male given name)  :: Knut
canvas {n} (a type of coarse cloth)  :: [Bokmål] lerret {n}; [Nynorsk] lerret {n}
canvas {n} (a piece of canvas cloth on which one may paint)  :: [Bokmål] lerret {n}; [Nynorsk] lerret {n}
canvass {v} (to campaign) SEE: campaign  ::
canyon {n} (a valley cut in rock by a river)  :: canyon
can you help me {phrase} (can you help me?)  :: kan du hjelpe meg?
cap {n} (head covering)  :: skyggelue
capacious {adj} (having a lot of space inside)  :: [Bokmål] rommelig
capacity {n} (the ability to hold, receive or absorb)  :: [Bokmål] kapasitet {m}; [Nynorsk] kapasitet {m}
capacity {n} (capability; the ability to perform some task)  :: [Bokmål] kapasitet {m}; [Nynorsk] kapasitet {m}
capacity {n} (the maximum that can be produced)  :: [Bokmål] kapasitet {m}; [Nynorsk] kapasitet {m}
cape {n} (headland)  :: [Bokmål] kapp {n}; [Nynorsk] kapp {n}
cape {n} (garment)  :: cape {m}
cape gooseberry {n} (plant)  :: ananaskirsebær
caper {n} (crime) SEE: crime  ::
caper {n} (capercaillie) SEE: capercaillie  ::
caper {n} (pickled bud of Capparis spinosa)  :: kapers {p}
capercaillie {n} (Tetrao urogallus)  :: storfugl, tiur [male], røy [female]
Capernaum {prop} (The biblical town)  :: [Bokmål] Kapernaum; [Nynorsk] Kefár Nahúm
Cape Verde {prop} (country in Western Africa)  :: [Bokmål] Kapp Verde (Republikken Kapp Verde); [Nynorsk] Kapp Verde
Cape Verdean {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Cape Verde, its people or their language)  :: [Bokmål] kappverdisk; [Nynorsk] kappverdisk
Cape Verdean {n} (a person from Cape Verde or of Cape Verdean descent)  :: [Bokmål] kappverder {m}; [Nynorsk] kappverdar {m}
capillary {n} (any of small blood vessels that connect arteries to veins)  :: [Bokmål] kapillær
capital {n} (uppermost part of a column)  :: [Bokmål] kapitel {n}
capital {n} (capital city) SEE: capital city  ::
capital city {n} (city designated as seat of government)  :: [Bokmål] hovedstad {m}; [Nynorsk] hovudstad {m}
capitalism {n} (socio-economic system based on private property rights)  :: [Bokmål] kapitalisme {m}; [Nynorsk] kapitalisme {m}
capital punishment {n} (punishment by death)  :: [Bokmål] dødsstraff {m}; [Nynorsk] dødsstraff {f}
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
cappuccino {n} (beverage)  :: cappuccino {m}
cappuccino {n} (cup of this beverage)  :: cappuccino {m}
capricious {adj} (Impulsive and unpredictable; determined by chance, impulse, or whim)  :: uberegnelig, uforutsigbar
Capricorn {prop} (constellation) SEE: Capricornus  ::
Capricorn {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Steinbukken {m}
Capricornus {prop} (constellation)  :: Steinbukken {m}
Capricornus {prop} (astrological sign) SEE: Capricorn  ::
capsicum {n} (plant of the genus Capsicum (only terms covering capsicum in general apply, NOT species-specific))  :: [Bokmål] paprika {m}
capsicum spray {n} (pepper spray) SEE: pepper spray  ::
capsize {v} ((intransitive) to overturn)  :: kantre; [Bokmål] kollseile; [Nynorsk] kollsegle
capsule {n} (weasel) SEE: weasel  ::
captain {n} (An army officer with a rank between the most senior grade of lieutenant and major)  :: [Bokmål] kaptein {m}; [Nynorsk] kaptein {m}
captain {n} (A naval officer with a rank between commander and commodore or rear admiral)  :: [Bokmål] kommandør {m}; [Nynorsk] kommandør {m}
captain {n} (An air force officer with a rank between the most senior grade of lieutenant and major)  :: [Bokmål] kaptein {m}; [Nynorsk] kaptein {m}
captain {n} (The person lawfully in command of a sea-going vessel)  :: [Bokmål] kaptein {m}, skipsfører {m}; [Nynorsk] kaptein {m}, skipsførar {m}
captain {n} (The person lawfully in command of an airliner)  :: [Bokmål] kaptein {m}; [Nynorsk] kaptein {m}
captain {n} (One of the athletes on a sports team designated to make decisions)  :: [Bokmål] kaptein {m}; [Nynorsk] kaptein {m}
car {n} (automobile, a vehicle steered by a driver)  :: [Bokmål] bil {m}; [Nynorsk] bil {m}
car {n} (passenger-carrying unit in a subway or elevated train, whether powered or not)  :: vogn {m}
car {n} (railway car, railroad carriage) SEE: carriage  ::
Caracalla {prop} (emperor)  :: Caracalla
carafe {n} (bottle for serving wine, water, or beverages)  :: [Bokmål] karaffel {m}; [Nynorsk] karaffel {m}
carambola {n} (fruit) SEE: star fruit  ::
caramel {n} (confection)  :: [Bokmål] karamell {m}; [Nynorsk] karamell {m}
caravan {n} (convoy or procession)  :: karavane {m}
caravan {n} (vehicle)  :: [Bokmål] campingvogn {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] campingvogn {f}
caravanserai {n} (an inn having a central courtyard where caravans can rest)  :: karavaneserai
caraway {n} (plant)  :: kummin, karve
caraway {n} (seed/fruit)  :: kummin, karve
carbamic acid {n} (NH2COOH)  :: [Bokmål] karbamidsyre {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] karbamidsyre {f}
carbamide {n} (urea (in organic chemistry))  :: [Bokmål] karbamid {n}; [Nynorsk] karbamid {n}
carbohydrate {n} (organic compounds; sugar, starch or cellulose)  :: kullhydrat {n}, kolhydrat {n}; [Bokmål] karbohydrat {n}; [Nynorsk] karbohydrat {n}
car bomb {n} (automobile made a bomb)  :: [Bokmål] bilbombe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bilbombe {f}
car bomb {n} (explosive device installed in an automobile)  :: [Bokmål] bilbombe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bilbombe {f}
carbon {n} (chemical element)  :: karbon {n}; [Nynorsk] karbon
carbon {n} (informal: a sheet of carbon paper)  :: blåpapir {n}
carbon {n} (informal: carbon copy)  :: blåkopi {m}
carbon {n} (impure carbon (e.g., coal, charcoal))  :: kull {n}
carbon {n} (ecology: carbon dioxide, in the context of global warming)  :: kulldioksid {m}, kullsyre {f}
carbonated {adj} (containing dissolved carbon dioxide gas (under pressure))  :: kullsyret, brusende; [Bokmål] kullsyreholdig; [Nynorsk] kolsyrehaldig
carbonated water {n} (water containing carbon dioxide)  :: [Bokmål] kullsyreholdig vann {n}
carbon dioxide {n} (CO₂)  :: [Bokmål] karbondioksid {n}; [Nynorsk] karbondioksid {n}
carbonic acid {n} (A weak unstable acid, H2CO3)  :: [Bokmål] karbonsyre {m} {f}, kullsyre {m} {f}
car boot sale {n}  :: baklukeloppis
carboxylic {adj} (of, or relating to the carboxyl functional group)  :: karboksyl-
carboxylic acid {n} (organic compound containing a carboxyl functional group)  :: [Bokmål] karboksylsyre {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] karboksylsyre {f}
carburetor {n} (a device in an internal combustion engine)  :: forgasser {m}
carburettor {n} (motor car part) SEE: carburetor  ::
car carrier {n} (ship)  :: [Bokmål] bilskip {n}; [Nynorsk] bilskip {n}
carcass {n} (body of a dead animal)  :: [Bokmål] kadaver {n}, skrott {m}, skrog {n} [of a bird]
carcass {n} (body of a dead human) SEE: corpse  ::
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  ::
cardamom {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] kardemommeplante {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kardemommeplante {m} {f}
cardamom {n} (spice)  :: [Bokmål] kardemomme {m}; [Nynorsk] kardemomme {m}
cardboard {n} (material resembling heavy paper)  :: [Bokmål] papp {m}; [Nynorsk] papp {m}
cardboard box {n} (container)  :: [Bokmål] pappeske {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] pappeske {f}
card game {n} (any of very many games played with playing cards)  :: [Bokmål] kortspill {n}, kortspell {n}; [Nynorsk] kortspel {n}
cardinal {n} (official of the Catholic Church)  :: [Bokmål] kardinal {m}; [Nynorsk] kardinal {m}
cardinal {n} (mulled wine) SEE: mulled wine  ::
cardinal {n} (cardinal numeral) SEE: cardinal numeral  ::
cardinality {n} (in set theory)  :: kardinalitet
cardinal number {n} (cardinal numeral) SEE: cardinal numeral  ::
cardinal numeral {n} (grammar: word used to represent a cardinal number)  :: [Bokmål] grunntall {n}; [Nynorsk] grunntal {n}
card key {n} (keycard) SEE: keycard  ::
cards {n} (card game) SEE: card game  ::
care {n} (close attention, concern or responsibility)  :: [Bokmål] forsiktighet {m} {f}
care {n} (worry)  :: nennsomhet {m}
care {n} (treatment of those in need)  :: pleie {f}
careen {v} (to heave a ship down on one side so as to expose the other)  :: kjølhale
careen {v} (to tilt on one side)  :: krenge
careen {v} (to sway violently from side to side or lurch)  :: slingre, skrense
careen {v} (to tilt or lean while in motion)  :: skjene
career {n} (one's calling in life; a person's occupation)  :: [Bokmål] karriere {m}; [Nynorsk] karriere {m}
career {n} (an individual’s work and life roles over their lifespan)  :: [Bokmål] karriere {m}; [Nynorsk] karriere {m}
career criminal {n} (a person who makes a living illegally by committing crimes)  :: yrkeskriminell {m}
carefree {adj} (worry free, light hearted, etc.)  :: ubekymret, sorgløs, bekymringsløs, ubekymra
care-giver {n} (carer) SEE: carer  ::
care killed the cat {proverb} (curiosity killed the cat) SEE: curiosity killed the cat  ::
careless {adj} (not concerned or worried) SEE: carefree  ::
carer {n} (someone who regularly looks after another person)  :: [Bokmål] støttekontakt {m} [for a mentally disabled person]
caretaker {n} (One who takes care of a place or thing.)  :: [Bokmål] vaktmester {m}; [Nynorsk] vaktmeister {m}
cargo ship {n} (ship that carries cargo)  :: [Bokmål] lastebåt {m}, lasteskip {n}, handelsskip {n}; [Nynorsk] lastebåt {m}, lasteskip {n}, handelsskip {n}
Caribbean {adj} (Pertaining to the sea and region bounded by the American continent and the West Indies)  :: [Bokmål] karibisk; [Nynorsk] karibisk
Caribbean {prop} (countries)  :: [Bokmål] Karibia, Karibien; [Nynorsk] Karibia
Caribbean English {n} (broad term for sum of all Caribbean dialects of English)  :: [Bokmål] karibisk engelsk
Caribbean Sea {prop} (a tropical sea in the Western Hemisphere)  :: [Bokmål] Det karibiske hav; [Nynorsk] Det karibiske havet
caricature {n} (pictorial representation of someone for comic effect)  :: [Bokmål] karikatur {m}; [Nynorsk] karikatur {m}
caricaturist {n} (person who draws caricatures)  :: [Bokmål] karikaturtegner {m}
caring {adj} (kind, sensitive, empathetic)  :: omsorgsfull
Carl {prop} (male given names cognate to Carl) SEE: Charles  ::
carnation {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] nellik {m}; [Nynorsk] nellik {m}
carnation {n} (flower)  :: [Bokmål] nellik {m}; [Nynorsk] nellik {m}
carnival {n} (festive occasion marked by parades)  :: [Bokmål] karneval {n}; [Nynorsk] karneval {n}
carnivore {n} (meat-eating animal)  :: [Bokmål] kjøtteter {m}; [Nynorsk] kjøtetar {m}
carnivorous {adj} (Predatory or flesh-eating)  :: kjøttetende
carob {n} (tree)  :: johannesbrødtre {n}
carol {n} (song of joy)  :: [Bokmål] carol; [Nynorsk] carol
Caroline {prop} (female given name)  :: Karoline
carp {n} (Any of various freshwater fish of the family Cyprinidae)  :: [Bokmål] karpe {m}; [Nynorsk] karpe {f}
car park {n} (car park) SEE: parking lot  ::
car part {n} (part for a car)  :: [Bokmål] bildel {m}; [Nynorsk] bildel {m}
carp bream {n} (Abramis brama)  :: brasme {m} {f}
carpe diem {proverb} (seize the day)  :: grip dagen
carpenter {n} (carpentry person)  :: [Bokmål] tømrer {m}, tømmermann {m}, snekker {m}; [Nynorsk] tømrar {m}, tømmermann {m}, snikkar {m}
carpet {n} (a fabric used as a floor covering)  :: [Bokmål] teppe {n}
carpet shark {n} (ferret) SEE: ferret  ::
carriage {n} (railroad car)  :: vogn {m}
carrion {n} (dead flesh; carcasses)  :: åtsel {n}, kadaver {n}
carrot {n} (Daucus carota ssp. sativus)  :: gulrot {c}
carrot cake {n} (sweet cake)  :: [Bokmål] gulrotkake {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gulrotkake {f}
carry {v} (to carry) SEE: bear  ::
carry {v} (to transport by lifting)  :: [Bokmål] bære
carry {v} (to stock or supply)  :: [Bokmål] føre, ha
carry {v} (to adopt; take over or stand in)  :: [Bokmål] overta
carry {v} (in an addition)  :: [Bokmål] overføre
carry {v} (to transmit or travel)  :: [Bokmål] bære
carry {n} (a manner of transporting or lifting something)  :: [Bokmål] tak {n}, løft {n}
carry coals to Newcastle {v} (do something unneeded or redundant)  :: [Bokmål] gi bakerens barn brød (give bread to the baker's children); [Nynorsk] gje brød til bakaren sine born (give bread to the baker's children)
carrying capacity {n} (number of individuals that an environment can support)  :: [Bokmål] bæreevne {m} {f}
carry out {v} (To fulfill)  :: utføre
carsick {adj} (feeling nauseated due to riding in a vehicle)  :: bilsyk
cart {n} (small, open, wheeled vehicle, see also: wagon)  :: [Bokmål] kjerre
carte de visite {n} (business card) SEE: business card  ::
cartel {n} (group of businesses or nations that collude to fix prices)  :: [Bokmål] kartell {n}; [Nynorsk] kartell {n}
Cartesian {adj} (of or pertaining to coordinates based on orthogonal axes)  :: kartesisk
Cartesian coordinates {n} (coordinates of a point)  :: [Bokmål] kartesiske koordinater; [Nynorsk] kartesiske koordinatar
Carthage {prop} (ancient city in North Africa)  :: Karthago
Carthaginian {adj} (of or pertaining to Carthage)  :: kartagisk, punisk
Carthaginian {n} (person from Carthage)  :: [Bokmål] kartager, puner {m}; [Nynorsk] kartagar, punar {m}
cartilage {n} (dense connective tissue)  :: brusk {m}
cartographic {adj} (of or pertaining to the making of maps)  :: kartografisk
cartographical {adj} (cartographic) SEE: cartographic  ::
cartography {n} (creation of charts and maps)  :: kartografi {m}
carton {n} (a box-like container made of paper designed to hold things for a limited time)  :: kartong
cartridge {n} (firearms package)  :: [Bokmål] patron {m}; [Nynorsk] patron {f}
cartridge {n} (vessel which contains the ink for a computer printer)  :: [Bokmål] patron {m}; [Nynorsk] patron {f}
carved {adj} (of an object, made by carving)  :: [Bokmål] utskåret
carving {n} (the object produced)  :: [Bokmål] utskjæring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] utskjering {f}
carving knife {n} (a large knife)  :: forskjærskniv {m}
Casablanca {prop} (city)  :: Casablanca
casbah {n} (the fortress in a city in North Africa or the Middle East)  :: festning {m}
case {n} (box containing a number of identical items of manufacture)  :: kiste
casein {n} (proteid substance)  :: [Bokmål] kasein {n}; [Nynorsk] kasein {n}
case law {n} (law developed through court decisions)  :: rettspraksis {m}
cash {n} (money in the form of notes/bills and coins)  :: kontanter {p}, penger {p}
cash cow {n} (something that generates free cash flow)  :: [Bokmål] melkeku {m} {f}, mjølkeku {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mjølkeku {f}
cash dispenser {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine  ::
cash in {v} (to die) SEE: die  ::
cash machine {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine  ::
cashmere {n} (fine, downy wool from beneath the outer hair of the Cashmere goat)  :: [Bokmål] kasjmir {m}; [Nynorsk] kasjmir {m}
cashmere {n} (soft fabric made of wool)  :: [Bokmål] kasjmir {m}; [Nynorsk] kasjmir {m}
cashpoint {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine  ::
cash register {n} (machine)  :: [Bokmål] kassaapparat {n}, kasseapparat {n}; [Nynorsk] kassaapparat {n}, kasseapparat {n}
casino {n} (a public building or room for entertainment, especially gambling)  :: [Bokmål] kasino {n}; [Nynorsk] kasino {n}
casket {n} (coffin) SEE: coffin  ::
cask wine {n} (wine packaged in a box) SEE: box wine  ::
Caspar {prop} (one of the Magi)  :: Kaspar
Caspar {prop} (male given name)  :: Kasper
Caspian Sea {prop} (landlocked sea)  :: Kaspihavet {n}
casserole {n} (glass or earthenware dish)  :: [Bokmål] kasserolle {m}
cassette {n} (small flat case containing magnetic tape)  :: [Bokmål] kassett {m}; [Nynorsk] kassett {m}
cast {v} (to throw forcefully)  :: kaste
cast {v} (to make by pouring into a mould)  :: [Bokmål] støpe, støype; [Nynorsk] støype
cast {n} (medicine: supportive and immobilising device)  :: gips {m}
caste {n} (hereditary social class)  :: kaste {m}
caster sugar {n} (fine granulated sugar)  :: [Bokmål] finmalt sukker {n}
cast iron {n} (hard, brittle alloy of iron, carbon, silicon)  :: [Bokmål] støpejern {n}, støypejern {n}; [Nynorsk] støypejarn {n}, støypejern
castle {n} (fortified building)  :: borg
castle {n} (chess piece) SEE: rook  ::
castle in the air {n} (idea that is unlikely to be ever realized)  :: [Bokmål] luftslott {n}; [Nynorsk] luftslott {n}
castrate {v} (remove the testicles of)  :: [however usually colloquially about human males, e.g. sex offenders] gjelle
casual {adj} (happening by chance)  :: tilfeldig
casualty {n} (person)  :: [Bokmål] offer {n}; [Nynorsk] offer {n}
cat {v} (raise anchor to cathead)  :: katte
catachresis {n} (misuse of a word)  :: katakrese {m}
catacomb {n} (underground system of tunnels and chambers with recesses for graves)  :: katakombe
Catalan {prop} (The language of Catalonia)  :: katalansk; [Bokmål] katalansk {m}; [Nynorsk] katalansk {m}
Catalan {adj} (Of or pertaining to Catalonia)  :: [Bokmål] katalansk; [Nynorsk] katalansk
Catalonia {prop} (autonomous community in Spain)  :: Catalonia {f}
Catalonian {adj} (Catalan) SEE: Catalan  ::
Catalonian {n} (Catalan) SEE: Catalan  ::
catalyst {n} (catalytic converter) SEE: catalytic converter  ::
catalytic converter {n} (a chamber which oxidises carbon dioxide from exhaust gases)  :: [Bokmål] katalysator {m}
cataplasm {n} (A poultice or plaster)  :: grøtomslag {n}
catapult {n} (slingshot) SEE: slingshot  ::
cataract {n} (waterfall)  :: foss {m}
catastrophe {n} (any large and disastrous event of great significance)  :: [Bokmål] katastrofe {m}; [Nynorsk] katastrofe {m}
catastrophe {n} (disaster beyond expectations)  :: [Bokmål] katastrofe {m}; [Nynorsk] katastrofe {m}
catch {n} (that which is captured or caught)  :: [Bokmål] fangst {m}; [Nynorsk] fangst {m}
catch {v} (to perceive and understand )  :: [Bokmål] forstå, få med seg, oppfatte, begripe
catch a cold {v} (to contract a cold)  :: bli forkjølt
catch fire {v} (become engulfed in flames)  :: antenne, ta fyr
catchment {n} (Any structure or land feature which catches and holds water)  :: nedslagsdistrikt {n}
catchment basin {n} (region)  :: [Bokmål] nedbørfelt {n}; [Nynorsk] nedbørfelt {n}
catchy {adj} (instantly appealing and memorable)  :: catchy; [Bokmål] fengende
catechism {n} (book summarizing the principles of Christianity)  :: [Bokmål] katekisme {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] katekisme {f}
categorize {v} (to assign a category)  :: [Bokmål] kategorisere; [Nynorsk] kategorisere
category {n} (group)  :: [Bokmål] kategori {m}; [Nynorsk] kategori {m}
caterpillar {n} (larva of a butterfly)  :: larve {m}
catfish {n} (type of fish)  :: malle {m}
cathedral {n} (principal church of a bishop's diocese)  :: [Bokmål] katedral {m}, domkirke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] katedral {m}, domkyrkje {f}
Catherine {prop} (female given name)  :: Katarina
catheter {n} (small tube inserted into a body cavity)  :: kateter {n}; [Bokmål] kateter {n}; [Nynorsk] kateter {n}
Catholic {n} (member of a Catholic church)  :: [Bokmål] katolikk {m}; [Nynorsk] katolikk {m}
Catholic Church {n} (Roman Catholic Church) SEE: Roman Catholic Church  ::
Catholicism {n} (faiths, practices and doctrines of a Catholic Church)  :: [Bokmål] katolisisme {m}; [Nynorsk] katolisisme {m}
catholicity {n} (Catholicism) SEE: Catholicism  ::
catkin {n} (botany: a type of inflorescence)  :: [Bokmål] rakle {m}, [willow] gåsunge {m}; [Nynorsk] rakle {m}, [willow] gåsunge {m}
cat litter {n} (grit used in a cat's toilet tray) SEE: kitty litter  ::
catmint {n} (catnip) SEE: catnip  ::
catnap {n} (a brief, light sleep)  :: høneblund
catnip {n} (plants of the genus Nepeta, family Lamiaceae)  :: kattemynter
catnip {n} (specific species which causes intoxication among cats)  :: kattemynte
cat-o'-nine-tails {n} (whip)  :: nihalet katt {m}, katt {m}
cattle {n} (domesticated bovine animals)  :: kveg {n}, krøtter {n}; [Bokmål] storfe {n}; [Nynorsk] storfe {n}
cattle {n} (certain other livestock)  :: bøling {m-f}, buskap {m}, fe {n}, krøtter {n-p}, kveg {n}
cattle {n} (pejorative: people who resemble cattle in behavior or destiny)  :: stut {m}
catty {adj} (spiteful)  :: spydig
catwalk {n} (narrow elevated stage on which models parade)  :: catwalk {m}
Caucasian {adj} (pertaining to the Caucasus region or people)  :: [Bokmål] kaukasisk; [Nynorsk] kaukasisk
Caucasus {prop} (geographic region)  :: Kaukasia
caucus {n} (a meeting, especially a preliminary meeting, of persons belonging to a party)  :: nominasjonsmøte
caudal fin {n} (the tailfin of a fish and other aquatic vertebrates)  :: [Bokmål] halefinne {m}; [Nynorsk] halefinne {m}
cauldron {n} (large bowl-shaped pot)  :: kjele {m}
cauliflower {n} (Vegetable)  :: [Bokmål] blomkål {m}; [Nynorsk] blomkål {m}
cauliflower {n} (Edible head of a cauliflower plant)  :: [Bokmål] blomkål {m}; [Nynorsk] blomkål {m}
cauliflower {n}  :: blomkål
caulk {v} (to seal joints with caulk)  :: fuge
causate {v} (cause) SEE: cause  ::
cause {n}  :: årsak {m}, grunn {m}
cause {v} (to set off an event or action)  :: [Bokmål] forårsake; [Nynorsk] forårsake
cause of death {n} (official cause of a human death)  :: [Bokmål] dødsårsak {m} {f}
caustic {adj} (capable of destroying organic tissue)  :: [Bokmål] kaustisk; [Nynorsk] kaustisk
caustic {n} (caustic soda) SEE: caustic soda  ::
caustic soda {n} (sodium hydroxide)  :: [Bokmål] kaustisk soda {m}; [Nynorsk] kaustisk soda {m}
cauterize {v} (burn tissue)  :: kauterisere
caution {n} (precept or warning against evil or danger)  :: [Bokmål] advarsel {m}
caution {n} (careful attention, prudence)  :: [Bokmål] forsiktighet {m} {f}, varsomhet {m} {f}, aktpågivenhet {m} {f}
caution {n} (security; guaranty; bail)  :: [Bokmål] kausjon {m}
caution {v} (to warn)  :: [Bokmål] advare, fraråde
cavalry {n} (military service that fights with riding horses)  :: [Bokmål] kavaleri {n}; [Nynorsk] kavaleri {n}
cave {n} (large, naturally occurring cavity formed underground)  :: [Bokmål] hule {m} {f}, hole {m} {f}, grotte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hòle {f}, grotte {f}
cave bear {n} (Ursus spelaeus)  :: [Bokmål] hulebjørn {m}; [Nynorsk] hulebjørn {m}
cave in {v} (to collapse inward or downward)  :: [Bokmål] gi etter, kollapse, bryte sammen, knele
cave in {v} (to relent, comply, lose willpower, etc.)  :: [Bokmål] gi opp, kapitulere, resignere
caviar {n} (roe of the sturgeon or other large fish (black caviar))  :: [Bokmål] kaviar {m}; [Nynorsk] kaviar {m}
cavy {n} (guinea pig) SEE: guinea pig  ::
CD player {n} (CD player)  :: [Bokmål] CD-spiller {m}, CD-speller {m}, cd-spiller {m}, cd-speller {m}; [Nynorsk] CD-spelar {m}, cd-spelar {m}
ceasefire {n} (in warfare, an agreed end to hostilities for a specific purpose)  :: våpenhvile
Cecilia {prop} (female given name)  :: Cecilie
cedar {n} (coniferous tree in genus Cedrus)  :: [Bokmål] seder {m}; [Nynorsk] seder {m}
ceil {n} (ceiling) SEE: ceiling  ::
ceiling {n} (upper limit of room)  :: tak {n}
ceiling {n} (smallest integer)  :: tak {n}
celebrate {v}  :: feire
celebration {n} (formal performance of a solemn rite)  :: [Bokmål] feiring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] feiring {f}
celebration {n} (social gathering for entertainment and fun)  :: [Bokmål] feiring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] feiring {f}
celebrity {n} (a famous person)  :: [Bokmål] berømthet {m} {f}, kjendis {m}, celebritet {m}, selebritet {m}; [Nynorsk] kjendis {m}, celebritet {m}, selebritet {m}
celerity {n} (speed)  :: seleritet
celery {n} (herb)  :: selleri
celestial {adj} (relating to heaven (religious))  :: himmelsk
celestial body {n} (natural object beyond Earth's atmosphere)  :: [Bokmål] himmellegeme {n}
celestial navigation {n} (navigation by using the positions of the stars)  :: stjernenavigasjon {m}, astronomisk navigasjon {m}
celibacy {n} (state of being unmarried)  :: sølibat {n}
celibacy {n} (abstaining from sexual relations)  :: sølibat {n}
Celine {prop} (female given name)  :: Celine {f}, Celine {f}
cell {n} (basic unit of a living organism)  :: [Bokmål] celle {m} {f}
cellar {n} (underground space)  :: [Bokmål] kjeller {m}; [Nynorsk] kjellar {m}
cell nucleus {n} (cytology: large organelle found in cells) SEE: nucleus  ::
cello {n} (musical instrument)  :: [Bokmål] cello {m}; [Nynorsk] cello {m}
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)  :: [Bokmål] cellulose {m}, sellulose {m}; [Nynorsk] cellulose {m}, sellulose {m}
Celtic {adj} (of the Celts; of the style of the Celts)  :: [Bokmål] keltisk; [Nynorsk] keltisk
cembalo {n} (cembalo) SEE: harpsichord  ::
cement mixer {n} (device to make concrete)  :: [Bokmål] betongblander {m}, betongblandemaskin {m}, sementblander {m}, [vehicle], betongbil; [Nynorsk] betongblandar {m}, betongblandemaskin {m} {f}, sementblandar {m}, [vehicle] betongbil {m}
cemetery {n} (a place where the dead are buried) SEE: graveyard  ::
cenotaph {n} (monument to honor the dead whose bodies lie elsewhere)  :: kenotaf {m}
censor {n} (official responsible for removal of objectionable or sensitive content)  :: [Bokmål] sensor {m}; [Nynorsk] sensor {m}
censorship {n} (use of state or group power to control freedom of expression)  :: [Bokmål] sensur
census {n} (official count of members of a population)  :: [Bokmål] folketelling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] folketeljing {f}
centaur {n} (mythical half-man, half-horse)  :: [Bokmål] kentaur {m}; [Nynorsk] kentaur {m}
Centaur {n}  :: kentaur {m}
centenary {n} (centennial) SEE: centennial  ::
centennial {n} (100th anniversary)  :: hundreårsdag
center {n} (point equidistant from all points on the perimeter of a circle)  :: sentrum {n}, midtpunkt {n}
center {n} (point equidistant from all points on the surface of a sphere)  :: sentrum {n}, midtpunkt {n}
center {n} (point on a line midway between the ends)  :: midt {c}, midtpunkt {n}
center {n} (place where a function or activity occurs)  :: midtpunkt {n}, sentrum {n}
centilitre {n} (1/100 of a litre)  :: [Bokmål] centiliter {m}; [Nynorsk] centiliter {m}
centimetre {n} (one-hundredth of a metre)  :: [Bokmål] centimeter {m}; [Nynorsk] centimeter {m}
centipede {n} (a segmented arthropod of class Chilopoda)  :: skolopender {m}
Central African {n} (A person from Central Africa or of Central African descent)  :: [Bokmål] sentralafrikaner {m}; [Nynorsk] sentralafrikan {m}, sentralafrikanar {m}
Central African {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Central Africa or the Central African people)  :: [Bokmål] sentralafrikansk; [Nynorsk] sentralafrikansk
Central African Republic {prop} (country in Central Africa)  :: [Bokmål] Den sentralafrikanske republikk; [Nynorsk] Den sentralafrikanske republikken
Central America {prop} (part of North America)  :: [Bokmål] Mellom-Amerika, Sentral-Amerika; [Nynorsk] Mellom-Amerika, Sentral-Amerika
Central Asia {prop} (smaller area of Central Asia)  :: Sentral-Asia
central bank {n} (the principal monetary authority of a polity)  :: [Bokmål] sentralbank {m}; [Nynorsk] sentralbank {m}
central heating {n} (heating system)  :: [Bokmål] sentralvarme {m}; [Nynorsk] sentralvarme {m}
central vacuum {n} (built-in vacuum cleaner)  :: [Bokmål] sentralstøvsuger {m}
centre {n} (center) SEE: center  ::
centre {v} (center) SEE: center  ::
centrifugal {adj} (tending, or causing, to recede from the center)  :: [Bokmål] sentrifugal; [Nynorsk] sentrifugal
centrifugal force {n} (force)  :: [Bokmål] sentrifugalkraft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sentrifugalkraft {f}
centrifuge {n} (device for separation of substances)  :: sentrifuge {m}
centrifuge {v} (to rotate something in a centrifuge in order to separate its constituents)  :: sentrifugere
century {n} (100 years)  :: [Bokmål] århundre {n}
CEO {n} (chief executive officer)  :: adm.dir (administrerende direktør)
cephalalgia {n} (headache) SEE: headache  ::
ceramic {n} (material)  :: [Bokmål] keramikk {m}
Cerberus {prop} (mythological three-headed dog)  :: Kerberos {m}
cereal {n} (breakfast cereal) SEE: breakfast cereal  ::
cerebellum {n} (part of the hindbrain in vertebrates)  :: [Bokmål] lillehjerne; [Nynorsk] veslehjerne
cerebral {adj} (of, or relating to the brain)  :: cerebral
cerebral {adj} (retroflex) SEE: retroflex  ::
cerium {n} (chemical element)  :: cerium
certain {adj} (sure, positive, not doubting)  :: sikker, viss
certain {determiner} (having been determined but not specified)  :: viss {m} {f}, visst {n}, visse {p}, enkelte
certificate {n} (a document containing a certified statement)  :: [Bokmål] sertifikat {n}; [Nynorsk] sertifikat {n}
certification {n} (act of certifying)  :: [Bokmål] sertifisering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sertifisering {f}
cerumen {n} (earwax) SEE: earwax  ::
cervix {n} (neck) SEE: neck  ::
cervix {n} (lower, narrow portion of the uterus where it joins with the top end of the vagina)  :: [Bokmål] livmorhals {m}; [Nynorsk] livmorhals {m}
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)  :: Tsjad
Chadian {adj} (pertaining to Chad)  :: [Bokmål] tsjadisk; [Nynorsk] tsjadisk
Chadian {n} (person from Chad)  :: [Bokmål] tsjader {m}; [Nynorsk] tsjadar {m}
chador {n} (a loose robe worn by Muslim women)  :: chador
chaffinch {n} (bird)  :: bokfink
chain {n} (series of interconnected rings or links)  :: kjede {n}, kjetting {m}, lenke {m} {f}
chain {n} (series of interconnected things)  :: rekke {m} {f}
chain {n} (series of stores or businesses with the same brand name)  :: kjede {m}
chain {n} (number of atoms in a series, which combine to form a molecule)  :: kjede {m}
chain mail {n} (a flexible defensive armor)  :: ringbrynje {c}
chainplate {n} (plate on the side of a sailing ship)  :: røstjern
chain reaction {n} (type of nuclear reaction)  :: [Bokmål] kjedereaksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kjedereaksjon {m}
chain reaction {n} (series of events)  :: [Bokmål] kjedereaksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kjedereaksjon {m}
chainsaw {n} (saw with a power-driven chain)  :: [Bokmål] motorsag {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] motorsag {f}
chain-smoker {n} (person who chain-smokes)  :: [Bokmål] kjederøyker {m}, kjederøker {m}
chair {n} (furniture)  :: [Bokmål] stol {m}; [Nynorsk] stol {m}
chair {n} (chairperson) SEE: chairperson  ::
chairman {n} (person presiding over a meeting)  :: styreformann; [Bokmål] møteleder {m}
chairman {n} (head of a corporate or governmental board)  :: [Bokmål] styreformann {m} {f}
chairmanship {n} (office or term of a chairman)  :: [Bokmål] formannskap {n}; [Nynorsk] formannskap {m}
chairperson {n} (a person who presides over a meeting, a board)  :: styreformann, møteleder, leder {m}, formann {m}
chaise longue {n} (reclining chair with a long seat)  :: sjeselong {m}
chalk {n} (a soft, white, powdery limestone)  :: [Bokmål] kritt {n}; [Nynorsk] krit {n}
chalk {n} (a piece of chalk used for drawing and on a blackboard)  :: [Bokmål] kritt {n}; [Nynorsk] krit {n}
challenge {n} (difficult task)  :: utfordring {m}
chamber {n} (bedroom)  :: rom {n}, kammer {n} [obsolete]
chamber {n} (legislative body)  :: kammer {n}
chamber {n} (enclosed space similar to a room)  :: kammer {n}
chamber {n} (part of a firearm holding the round before firing)  :: kammer {n}
chamber {n} (chamber pot) SEE: chamber pot  ::
chamber pot {n} (a container used for urination and defecation, see also: urinal; chemical toilet)  :: [Bokmål] nattpotte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] nattpotte {f}
chameleon {n} (reptile)  :: [Bokmål] kameleon {m}; [Nynorsk] kameleon {m}
chamois {n} (goat)  :: gemse
champagne {n} (sparkling wine made in Champagne)  :: [Bokmål] champagne {m}, sjampanje {m}; [Nynorsk] champagne {m}, sjampanje {m}
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  ::
champian {n} (battlefield) SEE: battlefield  ::
champian {n} (agriculture: common land) SEE: common land  ::
champion {n} (someone who has been winner in a contest)  :: [Bokmål] mester {m}; [Nynorsk] meister {m}
champion {n} (defender of a cause)  :: [Bokmål] forkjemper {m}; [Nynorsk] forkjempar {m}
chance {n} (an opportunity or possibility)  :: sjanse {m}, mulighet {m}
chance {n} (random occurrence)  :: mulighet, tilfeldigheter {m-p}
chance {n} (probability of something happening)  :: sjanse {m}, sannsynlighet {m}
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)  :: [Bokmål] kansler
chancellor {n} (Chancellor of the Exchequer) SEE: Chancellor of the Exchequer  ::
Chancellor of the Exchequer {prop} (minister responsible for governmental finances and treasury)  :: [Bokmål] finansminister {m}; [Nynorsk] finansminister {m}
chandelier {n} (branched, often ornate, lighting fixture suspended from the ceiling)  :: [Bokmål] lysekrone {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] ljosekrone {f}, lysekrone {f}
change {v} (to become something different)  :: [Bokmål] gjøre om, endre; [Nynorsk] gjere om, gjøre om, endre
change {v} (to make something into something different)  :: [Bokmål] gjøre om, endre; [Nynorsk] gjere om, gjøre om, endre
change {v} (to replace)  :: [Bokmål] erstatte, bytte ut; [Nynorsk] erstatte
change {v} (to replace one's own clothing)  :: [Bokmål] skifte; [Nynorsk] skifte
change {v} (to transfer to another vehicle)  :: [Bokmål] bytte
change {n} (the process of becoming different)  :: [Bokmål] endring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] endring {f}
change {n} (small denominations of money given in exchange for a larger denomination)  :: [Bokmål] veksel {m}; [Nynorsk] veksel {m}
change {n} (a replacement)  :: [Bokmål] skift {n}; [Nynorsk] skift {n}
change {n} (money given back)  :: [Bokmål] veksel {m}; [Nynorsk] veksel {m}
change one's mind {v} (to decide differently than one had decided before)  :: [Bokmål] skifte mening, endre oppfatning, ombestemme seg
changing room {n} (room in gym etc.)  :: [Bokmål] garderobe {m}; [Nynorsk] garderobe {m}
Chang Jiang {prop} (Yangtze) SEE: Yangtze  ::
channel {n} (physical confine of a river or slough)  :: kanal {m}
channel {n} (natural or man-made deeper course through shallow body of water)  :: kanal {m}
channel {n} (navigable part of a river)  :: kanal {m}
channel {n} (narrow body of water between two land masses)  :: [Bokmål] kanal {m}; [Nynorsk] kanal {m}
channel {n} (broadcasting: specific radio frequency or band of frequencies)  :: [Bokmål] kanal {m}; [Nynorsk] kanal {m}
channel {n} (broadcasting: specific radio frequency or band of frequencies used for transmitting television)  :: [Bokmål] kanal {m}; [Nynorsk] kanal {m}
channel {v} (direct the flow)  :: [Bokmål] kanalisere; [Nynorsk] kanalisere
Channel Islands {prop} (group of islands in the English Channel)  :: [Bokmål] Kanaløyene {p}; [Nynorsk] Kanaløyane {p}
Channel Tunnel {prop} (man-made tunnel)  :: Kanaltunnelen
chanoyu {n} (tea ceremony) SEE: tea ceremony  ::
chanterelle {n} (Cantharellus cibarius)  :: kantarell
chaos theory {n} (chaos theory)  :: kaosteori
chaotic {adj} (Filled with chaos)  :: [Bokmål] kaotisk; [Nynorsk] kaotisk
chaotic {adj} (Extremely disorganized or in disarray)  :: [Bokmål] kaotisk; [Nynorsk] kaotisk
chapel {n} (place of worship)  :: [Bokmål] kapell {n}; [Nynorsk] kapell {n}
chaplain {n} (member of a religious body)  :: [Bokmål] kapellan {m}, [military] feltprest {m}; [Nynorsk] kapellan {m}, [military] feltprest {m}
chapter {n} (section in a book)  :: [Bokmål] kapittel; [Nynorsk] kapittel
character {n} (being in a story)  :: karakter
character {n} (symbol for a sound or a word)  :: [Bokmål] tegn {n}; [Nynorsk] teikn {n}
characteristic {adj} (being a distinguishing feature of a person or thing)  :: karakteristisk
charcoal {n} (substance)  :: [Bokmål] trekull {n}
charcoal {n} (charcoal drawing)  :: [Bokmål] kulltegning {m} {f}, koltegning {m} {f}
charcoal drawing {n} (charcoal drawing) SEE: charcoal  ::
chard {n}  :: bladbete {c}
charge {n} (load or burden)  :: byrde {m}
charge {n} (amount of money levied for a service)  :: pris {m}
charge {n} (instruction)  :: ordre {m}
charge {n} (ground attack)  :: angrep {n}
charge {n} (accusation)  :: beskyldning {c}, søksmål {n}
charge {n} (electric charge)  :: ladning {c}
charge {v} (to place a burden upon, to assign a duty)  :: belaste, bebyrde
charge {v} (to assign a duty to)  :: gi oppgave
charge {v} (to formally accuse of a crime)  :: saksøke
charisma {n} (personal charm or magnetism)  :: [Bokmål] karisma {m}
charlatan {n} (malicious trickster)  :: [Bokmål] sjarlatan {m}; [Nynorsk] sjarlatan {m}
Charles {prop} (given name)  :: Karl
Charles' Wain {prop} (bright circumpolar asterism of the northern sky) SEE: Big Dipper  ::
charley horse {n} (a muscle cramp, usually in the thigh or leg)  :: [Bokmål] lårhøne {f}
Charlotte {prop} (female given name)  :: Charlotte
charming {adj} (pleasant, charismatic)  :: sjarmerende
chart {n} (map) SEE: map  ::
chart {n} (table) SEE: table  ::
chart {n} (diagram) SEE: diagram  ::
chary {adj} (cautious, wary, shy, ungenerous)  :: forsiktig, varsom
chase {n} (hunt) SEE: hunt  ::
chase {v} (to hunt) SEE: hunt  ::
chase {n} (action of the verb "to chase")  :: jakt, forfølgelse
chase {v} (to pursue, to follow at speed)  :: løpe, jage etter, forfølge
chase {v} (to decorate (metal) by engraving or embossing)  :: drive, punsle, siselere
chasma {n} (aurora) SEE: aurora  ::
chasma {n} (long, narrow, steep-sided depression)  :: [Bokmål] chasma
chassis {n} (base frame of motor vehicle)  :: [Bokmål] chassis {n}; [Nynorsk] chassis {n}
chassis {n} (frame or housing containing electrical or mechanical equipment)  :: [Bokmål] chassis {n}; [Nynorsk] chassis {n}
chasten {v} (discipline) SEE: discipline  ::
chastity {n} (abstaining from sexual activity)  :: kyskhet {m}
chastity belt {n} (belt-like garment)  :: [Bokmål] kyskhetsbelte {n}
chat {v} (exchange messages in real time)  :: chatte
chat {n} (informal conversation)  :: prat {m}; [Bokmål] samtale {m}; [Nynorsk] samtale {m} {f}
chat {n} (conversation to stop an argument or settle situations)  :: prat {m}
chat {n} (exchange of text or voice messages in real time)  :: chat {m}
chauvinism {n} (excessive patriotism)  :: [Bokmål] sjåvinisme {m}
cheap {adj} (low in price)  :: [Bokmål] billig; [Nynorsk] billeg, billig
cheat {v} (violate rules to gain advantage)  :: jukse, fuske
cheat {v} (being unfaithful)  :: være utro, bedra
cheat {v} (manage to avoid something)  :: unngå, snyte, lure
cheat {n} (someone who is dishonest or cheats)  :: juksepave
cheater {n} (cheat) SEE: cheat  ::
Chechen {adj} (of or pertaining to Chechnya)  :: [Bokmål] tsjetsjensk; [Nynorsk] tsjetsjensk
Chechen {n} (person)  :: [Bokmål] tsjetsjener {m}; [Nynorsk] tsjetsjenar {m}
Chechen {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] tsjetsjensk {m}; [Nynorsk] tsjetsjensk {m}
Chechnya {prop} (federal subject of Russia)  :: [Bokmål] Tsjetsjenia; [Nynorsk] Tsjetsjenia
check {n} (chess: when the king is directly threatened by an enemy piece)  :: sjakk {m}
check {n} (a control, limit or stop)  :: kontroll {m}
check {n} (an inspection or examination)  :: kontroll {m}
check {v} (to inspect, examine)  :: kontrollere, sjekke
check {v} (to mark with a checkmark)  :: krysse av, avkrysse
check {v} (to verify or compare with a source of information)  :: kryssjekke
check {n} (bank order) SEE: cheque  ::
checkbook {n} (chequebook) SEE: chequebook  ::
checkers {n} (draughts) SEE: draughts  ::
checking account {n} (current account) SEE: current account  ::
checkmate {interj} (said when making the conclusive move in chess)  :: sjakkmatt
checkmate {n} (conclusive victory in a game of chess)  :: [Bokmål] sjakkmatt; [Nynorsk] sjakkmatt
checksum {n} (number serving to detect error)  :: sjekksum {m}
Cheddar {prop} (Cheddar cheese) SEE: Cheddar cheese  ::
Cheddar cheese {n} (cheese)  :: Cheddarost
cheek {n} (part of face)  :: [Bokmål] kinn
cheeky {adj} (impudent; impertinent)  :: [Bokmål] frekk; [Nynorsk] frekk
cheer {n} (A cry of "hurrah", "hurray", "yeah", or some other word expressing joy)  :: heiarop {n}
cheer {v} (To shout a cheer or cheers)  :: heie
cheers {interj} (toast when drinking)  :: skål
cheer up {v} (to become happy)  :: muntre opp
cheer up {v} (to make someone happy)  :: muntre opp
cheese {n} (dairy product)  :: [Bokmål] ost {m}; [Nynorsk] ost {m}
cheese {n} (countable: any particular variety of cheese)  :: [Bokmål] ost {m}; [Nynorsk] ost {m}
cheesecake {n} (dessert food)  :: [Bokmål] ostekake {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] ostekake {f}
cheese slicer {n} (instrument for slicing cheese)  :: ostehøvel {m}
cheetah {n} (Acinonyx jubatus)  :: gepard {m}
chef's knife {n} (kitchen utensil)  :: [Bokmål] kokkekniv {m}
chemical {adj} (relating to chemistry)  :: [Bokmål] kjemisk; [Nynorsk] kjemisk
chemical {n}  :: kjemikal {n}, kjemikalie {m}, kjemikalium {n}
chemical element {n} (any one of the simplest chemical substances that cannot be decomposed in a chemical reaction)  :: [Bokmål] grunnstoff {n}; [Nynorsk] grunnstoff {n}
chemical energy {n} (net potential energy)  :: kjemisk energi
chemist {n} (person working in chemistry)  :: [Bokmål] kjemiker {m}; [Nynorsk] kjemikar {m}
chemist {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy  ::
chemist {n} (pharmacist) SEE: pharmacist  ::
chemistry {n} (branch of natural science)  :: kjemi {m}
chemistry {n}  :: kjemi {m}
chemist's {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy  ::
cheque {n} (a note promising to pay money to a named person or entity)  :: [Bokmål] sjekk {m}
chequebook {n} (folder containing cheques)  :: [Bokmål] sjekkhefte {n}; [Nynorsk] sjekkhefte {n}
Chernobyl {n} (city in Ukraine)  :: Tsjernobyl; [Nynorsk] Tsjernobyl
cherry {n} (fruit)  :: kirsebær {n}, morell {m} [sweet cherry]
cherry {n} (tree)  :: kirsebærtre {n}
cherry {n} (wood)  :: kirsebærtre {n}
cherry {n} (color)  :: kirsebær
cherub {n} (winged creature represented in the Bible as attending on God)  :: [Bokmål] kjerub {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerub {m}
chervil {n} (spice)  :: [Bokmål] kjørvel {m}
chess {n} (two-player board game)  :: sjakk {m}
chessboard {n} (square board used in the game of chess)  :: [Bokmål] sjakkbrett {n}; [Nynorsk] sjakkbrett {n}
chest {n} (strong box)  :: kiste {m} {f}
chest {n} (treasury)  :: kasse {m} {f}
chest {n} (chest of drawers)  :: kommode {m}
chest {n} (thorax)  :: brystkasse {m} {f}, bryst
chest {n} (coffin) SEE: coffin  ::
chestnut {n} (nut of the chestnut tree)  :: [Bokmål] kastanje {m}; [Nynorsk] kastanje {m}
chestnut {n} (reddish-brown colour)  :: kastanje
chestnut {n} (chestnut tree) SEE: chestnut tree  ::
chestnut tree {n} (tree that bears chestnuts)  :: [Bokmål] kastanje {m}; [Nynorsk] kastanje {m}
chevron {n} (guillemet) SEE: guillemet  ::
chew {v} (to crush food with teeth prior to swallowing)  :: tygge
chewing gum {n} (flavoured preparation for chewing)  :: [Bokmål] tyggegummi {m}; [Nynorsk] tyggjegummi {m}, tyggegummi {m}
chiaroscuro {n} (artistic technique using exaggerated light contrasts)  :: chiaroscuro {m}, kjellerlys {n}, clair-obscur {m}
chick {n} (young bird)  :: fugleunge {m}
chick {n} (young chicken)  :: kylling {m}
chick {n} (young woman)  :: (depending on age of speaker) +40 yrs: rype; 20 - 40 yrs: dame; <20: spa kæbe (used widely in inner east Oslo, derived from urdu)
chickadee {n} (songbird)  :: meis {m}
chicken {n} (bird)  :: [Bokmål] høne {m} {f}, kylling {m}; [Nynorsk] høne {f}, kylling {m}, kjukling {m}
chicken {n} (meat)  :: kylling {m}
chicken {n} (coward)  :: feiging {m}
chicken coop {n} (small building for poultry) SEE: henhouse  ::
chicken pox {n} (childhood disease)  :: [Bokmål] vannkopper {p}
chicory {n} (Cichorium intybus)  :: sikori
chiefly {adv} (mainly)  :: [Bokmål] hovedsakelig, primært, for det meste
chief of state {n} (the titular head of a nation) SEE: head of state  ::
child {n} (a female or male child, a daughter or son)  :: [Bokmål] barn {n}; [Nynorsk] barn {n}
child {n} (a minor)  :: barn {n} mindreårig {m}
child {n} ((computing) object which has a subservient or derivative role relative to another object)  :: barn {n}
child abuse {n} (mistreatment of a child)  :: barnemishandling
child bride {n} (very young bride)  :: [Bokmål] barnebrud {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] barnebrud {f}
child-fucker {n} (contemptible person) SEE: motherfucker  ::
child-fucker {n} (one who engages in sex with a child) SEE: pedophile  ::
childhood {n} (the state of being a child)  :: [Bokmål] barndom {m}; [Nynorsk] barndom {m}
childhood {n} (time when one is a child)  :: [Bokmål] barndom {m}; [Nynorsk] barndom {m}
childish {adj} (behaving immaturely)  :: [Bokmål] barnslig; [Nynorsk] barnsleg
child labor {n} (child labor) SEE: child labour  ::
child labour {n} (work performed by children)  :: [Bokmål] barnearbeid {n}; [Nynorsk] barnearbeid {n}
child language {n} (the language spoken by a child that doesn't have full control over it yet)  :: barnespråk {n}
childless {adj} (not having any children)  :: [Bokmål] barnløs, barnlaus; [Nynorsk] barnlaus
child neglect {n} (form of child abuse)  :: [Bokmål] omsorgssvikt {m} {f}
child prodigy {n} (talented young person)  :: vidunderbarn {n}
child prostitution {n} (use of a child for sexual activities for profit)  :: barneprostitusjon {m}
children's home {n} (public institution for care of children, see also: orphanage)  :: [Bokmål] barnehjem {n}
child soldier {n} (minor who is put to use for military purposes)  :: [Bokmål] barnesoldat {m}
child's play {n} (something particularly simple or easy)  :: [Bokmål] barnemat {m}; [Nynorsk] barnemat {m}
Chile {prop} (country in South America)  :: Chile
Chilean {adj} (pertaining to Chile)  :: [Bokmål] chilensk; [Nynorsk] chilensk
Chilean {adj} (pertaining to a Chilean person or Chileans)  :: [Bokmål] chilensk; [Nynorsk] chilensk
Chilean {n} (person from Chile)  :: [Bokmål] chilener {m}; [Nynorsk] chilen {m}, chilenar {m}
chili pepper {n} (fruit)  :: [Bokmål] chilipepper {m}, chili {m}; [Nynorsk] chilipepar {m}, chili {m}
chill {v} (to lower the temperature of something; to cool)  :: avkjøle
chill {v} (to become cold)  :: kjølne
chill {v} (to relax, lie back)  :: chille [slang]
chimney {n} (vertical tube or hollow column; a flue)  :: pipe {f}, skorstein {m}
chimney {n} (UK: smokestack of a steam locomotive)  :: skorstein {m}
chimpanzee {n} (ape)  :: [Bokmål] sjimpanse {m}; [Nynorsk] sjimpanse {m}
chin {n} (bottom of a face)  :: hake
china {n} (porcelain)  :: [Bokmål] porselen {n}; [Nynorsk] porselen {n}
China {prop} (country in east Asia)  :: Kina
China {prop} (region corresponding to the People's Republic of China and Taiwan)  :: Kina
Chinaman {n} (a Chinese person)  :: kinamann {m}
chinchilla {n} (rodent)  :: chincilla {m}
Chinese {prop} (any language spoken in China, see also: Literary Chinese; Mandarin; Cantonese; Wu; Min Nan)  :: kinesisk {m}; [Bokmål] kinesisk {m}; [Nynorsk] kinesisk {m}
Chinese {prop} (writing system of Chinese)  :: [Bokmål] kinesisk {m}; [Nynorsk] kinesisk {m}
Chinese {n} (the people of China)  :: [Bokmål] kinesere {p}
Chinese {n} (person born in China)  :: [Bokmål] kineser {m}
Chinese {n} (Chinese food or meal)  :: kinamat kinesisk
Chinese {adj} (relating to China)  :: [Bokmål] kinesisk; [Nynorsk] kinesisk
Chinese {prop} (Mandarin) SEE: Mandarin  ::
Chinese grapefruit {n} (pomelo) SEE: pomelo  ::
Chinese parsley {n} (coriander) SEE: coriander  ::
Chinese red {adj} (vermilion) SEE: vermilion  ::
chip {n} (small piece broken off)  :: flis {m} {f}
chip {n} (fried strip of potato, french fry)  :: potetgull
chirality {n} (handedness in chemistry, physic and mathematics)  :: [Bokmål] kiralitet {m}; [Nynorsk] kiralitet {m}
chiropractor {n} (chiropractor)  :: [Bokmål] kiropraktor {m}; [Nynorsk] kiropraktor {m}
chisel {v} (to cheat) SEE: cheat  ::
chisel {n} (tool consisting of a slim oblong block of metal)  :: meisel
Chisinau {prop} (The capital city and a municipality of Moldova)  :: Chișinău
chit-chat {n} (gossip; mindless banter)  :: babbel
Chitral {prop} (Chitral (all senses))  :: [Nynorsk] Chitral
chive {n} (plant)  :: gressløk
chive {n} (chives: herb)  :: gressløk
chlamydia {n} (sexually transmitted disease)  :: klamydia
chloride {n} (any salt of hydrochloric acid)  :: [Bokmål] klorid {n}; [Nynorsk] klorid {n}
chlorine {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] klor {n}; [Nynorsk] klor {n}
chlorophyll {n} (green pigment)  :: [Bokmål] bladgrønt, klorofyll {n}; [Nynorsk] bladgrønt, klorofyll {n}
chocolate {n} (food made from ground roasted cocoa beans)  :: sjokolade {m}
chocolate {n} (small piece of confectionery made from chocolate)  :: konfekt {m}
chocolate {n} (colour)  :: sjokoladebrun {m}
chocolate {adj} (colour)  :: sjokoladebrun
chocolate bar {n} (bar of chocolate) SEE: bar of chocolate  ::
chocolate cake {n} (cake containing chocolate)  :: [Bokmål] sjokoladekake {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sjokoladekake {f}
chocolate egg {n} (Easter treat) SEE: Easter egg  ::
chocolate milk {n} (A milk drink flavored with chocolate)  :: sjokolademelk
choice {n} (option or decision)  :: valg
choir {n} (singing group)  :: kor {n}
choir {n} (part of a church for choir assembly)  :: kor {c}
choke {n} (type of hold in wrestling etc.)  :: kvelertak
choke {n} (constriction at a shotgun barrel)  :: redusert
chokeberry {n} (deciduous shrub in genus Aronia)  :: svartsurbærbusk {n}
chokeberry {n} (fruit of such a shrub)  :: svartsurbær {n}
chokecherry {n} (tree)  :: [Bokmål] virginiahegg {m}
cholecyst {n} (gall bladder) SEE: gall bladder  ::
cholera {n} (infectious disease)  :: [Bokmål] kolera {m}; [Nynorsk] kolera {m}
cholesterol {n} (an essential component of mammalian cell membranes)  :: [Bokmål] kolesterol {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] kolesterol {m} {n}
choose {v} (to choose) SEE: take  ::
choose {v} (to pick)  :: [Bokmål] velge
choose {v}  :: velge, utvelge, beslutte
chop {n} (cut of meat)  :: [Bokmål] kotelett {m}; [Nynorsk] kotelett {m}
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)  :: fjøl {f}, skjærefjøl {f}; [Bokmål] fjel {m}, skjærefjel {m}
chopstick {n} (single eating utensil)  :: spisepinne {m}
chord {n} (combination of three or more notes)  :: akkord, note, noter
chore {n} (a difficult, unpleasant, or routine task)  :: hverdagsrutine {m}, plikt {m}
choreography {n} (art)  :: [Bokmål] koreografi {m}; [Nynorsk] koreografi {m}
choreography {n} (representation)  :: [Bokmål] koreografi {m}; [Nynorsk] koreografi {m}
choreography {n} (notation)  :: [Bokmål] koreografi {m}; [Nynorsk] koreografi {m}
chortle {n} (joyful, somewhat muffled laugh)  :: humring {c}, klukklatter {m}, snøfting {c}
chortle {v} (to laugh with a chortle or chortles)  :: humre, klukkle, snøfte
Christ {prop} (title for Jesus of Nazareth)  :: Kristus {m}
Christadelphian {n} (a member of a certain nontrinitarian Christian denomination)  :: kristadelfianer {m}
Christadelphian {adj} (pertaining to the Christadelphians)  :: kristadelfiansk {m}
Christian {n} (member of the Christian religion)  :: [Bokmål] kristen {m}
Christian {prop} (male given name)  :: Kristian
Christiana {prop} (a female given name)  :: Kristiane
Christianity {prop} (monotheistic religion)  :: kristendom
Christian name {n} (any forename) SEE: forename  ::
Christina {prop} (female given name)  :: Kristine {f}
Christine {prop} (female name) SEE: Christina  ::
Christmas {prop} (Christian holiday)  :: jul {f}, jol {f}
Christmas card {n} (greeting card that celebrates Christmas)  :: [Bokmål] julekort {n}; [Nynorsk] julekort {n}, jolekort {n}
Christmas Day {n} (the 25th of December)  :: [Bokmål] første juledag {m}, juledagen; [Nynorsk] første juledag {m}, juledagen
Christmas Eve {prop} (evening before Christmas Day)  :: julaften {m}
Christmas Eve {prop} (day before Christmas Day)  :: julaften {m}
Christmas lights {n} (Christmas lights)  :: julelys {n}
Christmas seal {n} (charity label in form of a cinderella stamp)  :: julemerke
Christmas season {n} (Advent) SEE: Advent  ::
Christmas stocking {n} (a stocking hung up by a child on Christmas Eve to be filled with gifts)  :: [Bokmål] julestrømpe {m} {f}
Christmassy {adj} (resembling or having feelings of Christmas)  :: julete, julaktig
Christmas time {n} (Christmas season, yuletide, Christmastide)  :: [Bokmål] juletid {m} {f}
Christmas tree {n} (a tree used during the Christmas holiday season)  :: juletre {n}
Christopher {prop} (a male given name)  :: Kristoffer
chromium {n} (chemical element)  :: krom
chromium-plated {adj} (plated with chromium)  :: [Bokmål] forkrommet
chromosome {n} (structure in the cell nucleus)  :: [Bokmål] kromosom {n}; [Nynorsk] kromosom {n}
chronicle {n} (a written account)  :: [Bokmål] krønike {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] krønike {f}
Chronicles {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Første Krønikebok {m}, Andre Krønikebok
chronic wasting disease {n} (type of disease)  :: [Bokmål] skrantesyke {m}
chronologically {adv} (in a chronological manner)  :: [Bokmål] kronologisk
chronology {n}  :: kronologi {m}
chronophagous {adj} (time-consuming) SEE: time-consuming  ::
chrysanthemum {n} (flower)  :: krysantemum
chubby {n} (erection) SEE: boner  ::
chubby {adj} (of a person, somewhat fat)  :: [Bokmål] lubben {m} {f}
chuck {n} (meat from the shoulder of a cow)  :: [Bokmål] høyrygg {m}
chuck {n} (mechanical device)  :: chuck {m}
chuckle {n} (a quiet laugh)  :: klukklatter {m}
chuckle {v} (to laugh quietly or inwardly)  :: klukkle, småle, sitte og more seg
chuckle {v} (to make the sound of chicken)  :: klukke
chuck steak {n} (meat)  :: [Bokmål] høyrygg {m}
chunk {n} (a part of something)  :: [Bokmål] bit {m}
chunk {n} (a representative of substance)  :: [Bokmål] klump {m}
Chunnel {prop} (Channel Tunnel) SEE: Channel Tunnel  ::
church {n} (house of worship)  :: [Bokmål] kirke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kyrkje {f}
church bell {n} (bell of a church)  :: [Bokmål] kirkeklokke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kyrkjeklokke {f}
churchgoer {n} (one who goes to church)  :: [Bokmål] kirkegjenger {m}; [Nynorsk] kyrkjegangar {m}, kyrkjegjengar {m}
Church of England {prop} (established Christian church in England)  :: [Bokmål] Den Engelske kirke {f}; [Nynorsk] Den Engelske kirkja {f}
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints {prop} (major denomination of the Latter Day Saint movement)  :: Jesu Kristi Kirke av Siste Dagers Hellige {m}
Church of Scotland {prop} (national Presbyterian church of Scotland)  :: [Bokmål] Den skotske kirke {f}; [Nynorsk] Den skotske kirkja {f}
church service {n} (communal worship)  :: [Bokmål] gudsteneste; [Nynorsk] gudstjeneste
churchwarden {n} (lay officer who handles secular affairs of the parish)  :: kirkeverge {m}
churlish {adj} (of or pertaining to a serf)  :: bondsk
churlish {adj} (rude or surly)  :: gretten
ciao {interj} (hello) SEE: hello  ::
ciao {interj} (goodbye) SEE: goodbye  ::
cicada {n} (any of several insects of the order Hemiptera)  :: [Bokmål] sikade
cicatrice {n} (scar) SEE: scar  ::
cicatrix {n} (scar that remains after the development of new tissue) SEE: scar  ::
cider {n} (alcoholic beverage)  :: [Bokmål] sider {m}; [Nynorsk] sider {m}
cider {n} (soft drink) SEE: soft drink  ::
cigar {n} (tobacco product)  :: [Bokmål] sigar {m}; [Nynorsk] sigar {m}
cigarette {n} (cigarette)  :: sigarett {m}, sigg
cigarette holder {n} (a device used to hold a cigarette)  :: [Bokmål] munnstykke {n}; [Nynorsk] munnstykke {n}
cigarette lighter {n} (lighter) SEE: lighter  ::
Cinderella {prop} (fairy tale)  :: Askepott
Cinderella {prop} (main character in this fairy tale)  :: Askepott
cinema {n} (movie) SEE: movie  ::
cinema {n} (a film/movie theatre)  :: [Bokmål] kino {m}; [Nynorsk] kino {m}
cinematic {adj} (relating to kinematics) SEE: kinematic  ::
cinnabar {n} (mineral)  :: sinober {m}
cinnabar {n} (color)  :: sinober {m}
cinnamon {n} (Cinnamomum verum)  :: kaneltre {n}
cinnamon {n} (spice)  :: kanel
cinnamon {n} (colour)  :: kanelfarge {m}
cinnamon roll {n} (pastry)  :: kanelbolle, skillingsbolle, kanelsnurr
circle {n} (two-dimensional outline geometric figure)  :: sirkel
circle {n} (darkening bagginess of skin under eyes)  :: poser under øynene
circuit {n} (enclosed path of electric current)  :: kretsløp {n}
circuit board {n} (board)  :: [Bokmål] kretskort {n}; [Nynorsk] kretskort {n}
circuit breaker {n} (electrical switch)  :: effektbryter {m}
circular {n} (circular letter)  :: [Bokmål] rundskriv {n}; [Nynorsk] rundskriv {n}
circular argument {n} (a type of argument)  :: [Bokmål] sirkelargument {n}
circular saw {n} (a power saw with a circular cutting blade)  :: [Bokmål] sirkelsag {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sirkelsag {f}
circulation {n} (The act of moving in a circle)  :: [Bokmål] sirkulasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] sirkulasjon {m}
circulation {n} (Currency; circulating coin; notes, bills, etc.)  :: [Bokmål] omløp {n}; [Nynorsk] omløp {n}
circulation {n} (The movement of the blood in the blood-vascular system)  :: [Bokmål] blodsirkulasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] blodsirkulasjon {m}
circumambient {adj} (surrounding) SEE: surrounding  ::
circumference {n} (line that bounds a circle or other two-dimensional object)  :: omkrets {m}
circumference {n} (length of such line)  :: omkrets {m}
circumflex {n} (circumflex accent)  :: cirkumfleks {m}, sirkumfleks {m}
circumscription {n} (electoral district) SEE: electoral district  ::
circumspect {adj} (carefully aware of all circumstances)  :: omstendelig
circumstance {n} (that which attends, or relates to, or in some way affects, a fact or event)  :: [Bokmål] omstendighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] omstende {n}
circus {n} (company that travels)  :: [Bokmål] sirkus {n}; [Nynorsk] sirkus {n}
cirque {n} (curved depression in a mountainside)  :: [Bokmål] botn {m}; [Nynorsk] botn {m}
CIS {prop} (Commonwealth of Independent States)  :: [Bokmål] SUS; [Nynorsk] SUS
cistern {n} (reservoir for holding water)  :: [Bokmål] sisterne {m} {f}, cisterne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sisterne {f}, cisterne {f}
cistern {n} (flush toilet's container)  :: [Bokmål] sisterne {m} {f}, cisterne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sisterne {f}, cisterne {f}
citation needed {phrase} (A portion of a wiki needs to be validated by a source.)  :: [Bokmål] trenger referanse; [Nynorsk] treng kjelde
cite {v} (quote) SEE: quote  ::
citizen {n} (legal member of a state)  :: borger
citizen journalism {n} (reporting by amateurs on the scene of an event)  :: borgerjournalistikk
citizenship {n} (state of being a citizen)  :: [Bokmål] borgerskap, statsborgerskap
citric acid {n} (2-hydroxy-1,2,3-propanetricarboxylic acid, C6H8O7)  :: [Bokmål] sitronsyre {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sitronsyre {f}
citron {n} (fruit)  :: sukatsitron
citrus fruit {n} (fruit of genus Citrus)  :: [Bokmål] sitrusfrukt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sitrusfrukt {f}
city {n} (large settlement)  :: by {m}
city hall {n} (building)  :: rådhus {n}
city state {n} (sovereign city)  :: [Bokmål] bystat {m}; [Nynorsk] bystat {m}
civil disobedience {n} (active and non-violent refusal to obey)  :: sivil ulydighet
civilian {n} (non-military person)  :: [Bokmål] sivilist {m}; [Nynorsk] sivilist {m}
civilization {n} (organized culture)  :: sivilisasjon {m}
civilization {prop} (people of the world considered to have a high standard of behavior)  :: sivilisasjon {m}
civilization {prop}  :: kulturen {f}
civil law {n} (body of law dealing with private relations)  :: privatrecht
civil servant {n} (a government employee)  :: [Bokmål] embetsmann {m}; [Nynorsk] embetsmann {m}
civil war {n} (war between factions within a single country)  :: [Bokmål] borgerkrig {m}; [Nynorsk] borgarkrig {m}
Civil War {prop} (civil war) SEE: civil war  ::
cladding {n} (an outside building covering)  :: [Bokmål] kledning {m} {f}
claim {n} (new statement of truth made about something)  :: påstand {m}
Claire {prop} (female given name) SEE: Clara  ::
clairvoyance {n} (the power to perceive objects that are not accessible to the senses)  :: klarsynthet
clam {n} (mollusc, see also: mollusc; oyster; mussel)  :: musling, blåskjell
clamber {v} (to climb with difficulty or haphazardly)  :: kravle
clamp {n} (tool)  :: skrutvinge {m}
clan {n} (group having common ancestor)  :: [Bokmål] klan {m}; [Nynorsk] klan {m}
clap {n} (gonorrhea)  :: dryppert
clapboard {n} (clapperboard) SEE: clapperboard  ::
clapper board {n} (clapperboard) SEE: clapperboard  ::
clapperboard {n} (device used in film)  :: klapper
Clara {prop} (female given name)  :: Klara
Clare {n} (Clara) SEE: Clara  ::
clarinet {n} (woodwind musical instrument)  :: [Bokmål] klarinett {m}; [Nynorsk] klarinett {m}
clarinetist {n} (musician)  :: klarinettist {m}
class {n} (group, collection, category or set sharing characteristics or attributes)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} (social grouping, based on job, wealth, etc.)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} (division of society into classes)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} (admirable behavior; elegance)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} (group of students in a regularly scheduled meeting with a teacher)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} (series of classes covering a single subject)  :: kurs {n}
class {n} (group of students who commenced or completed their education during a particular year)  :: kull {n}, årskull {n}
class {n} (category of seats in an airplane, train or other means of mass transportation)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} (classification below Phylum and above Order)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} ((mathematics) collection of sets definable by a shared property)  :: klasse {m} {f}
class {n} ((programming, object-oriented) set of objects possibly differing in state but not behavior)  :: klasse {m} {f}
Classical Syriac {prop}  :: [Bokmål] gammelsyrisk {n}
classification {n} (act of forming into classes)  :: klassifikasjon
classroom {n} (room in a school)  :: klasserom {n}
class struggle {n} (struggle between classes)  :: klassekamp {m}
claustrophobia {n} (fear of closed, tight places)  :: [Bokmål] klaustrofobi {m}; [Nynorsk] klaustrofobi {m}
claustrophobic {adj} (Suffering from claustrophobia)  :: [Bokmål] klaustrofobisk; [Nynorsk] klaustrofobisk
clavis {n} (glossary) SEE: glossary  ::
claw {n} (curved horny nail)  :: [Bokmål] klo {m} {f}
claw {n}  :: kloa
claw hammer {n} (hammer with 2 prongs)  :: klohammer
clay {n} (mineral substance)  :: [Bokmål] leire {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] leire {f}
clay pigeon {n} (target in sport shooting)  :: [Bokmål] leirdue {m} {f}, (clay pigeon shooting) leirdueskyting {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] leirdue {f}, (clay pigeon shooting) leirdueskyting {f}
clean {v} ((transitive) to remove dirt from a place or object)  :: gjøre rent
clean {adj} (empty) SEE: empty  ::
cleaner {n} (person who cleans)  :: [Bokmål] renholder {m}, reinholder {m}; [Nynorsk] reinhaldar {m}
cleaner {n} (substance used for cleaning)  :: [Bokmål] rengjøringsmiddel {n}
cleaning {n} (action in which something is cleaned)  :: [Bokmål] rengjøring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] reingjering {f}
cleanly {adj} (being habitually clean)  :: [Bokmål] hygienisk, renslig
cleanser {n} (detergent) SEE: detergent  ::
cleanser {n} (something that cleanses)  :: [Bokmål] rengjøringsmiddel {n}
clear {adj} (distinct) SEE: distinct  ::
clear {adj} (transparent in colour)  :: klar, gjennomsiktig
clear {adj} (bright, not obscured)  :: klar, ren
clear {adj} (free of obstacles)  :: klar
clear {adj} (without clouds)  :: klar
clear {adj} (free of ambiguity or doubt)  :: klar
clear {adj} (free of guilt or suspicion)  :: ren
clear {adj} (meteorology: less than 1/8 obscured by clouds)  :: klar, skyfri
clear {adj} (without a thickening ingredient)  :: klar
clear {adj} (possessing little or no perceptible stimuli)  :: fri
clear as a bell {adj} (totally clear)  :: [Bokmål] klokkeklar; [Nynorsk] klokkeklar, klokkeklår
clearly {adv} ((modal) without a doubt, obviously)  :: [Bokmål] tydeligvis
clear one's throat {v} (forcibly expulsing air from one's lungs)  :: kremte
cleavage {n} (separation between breasts)  :: [Bokmål] kløft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kløft {f}
cleave {v} (transitive to split or sever)  :: kløyve
cleaver {n} (a squarish knife used for hacking)  :: [Bokmål] kjøttøks {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kjøttøks {f}
clef {n} (musical symbol)  :: nøkkel
clementine {n} (citrus fruit)  :: [Bokmål] klementin {m}; [Nynorsk] klementin {m}
clench {v} (to squeeze)  :: [Bokmål] knyte, knytte
clergy {n} (people trained to officiate at religious ceremonies and services)  :: [Bokmål] geistlighet {m} {f}
cleric {n} (clergy member)  :: geistlig {m}
clerical {adj} (of or relating to the clergy)  :: [Bokmål] geistlig; [Nynorsk] geistleg
clerk {n} (one working with records etc.)  :: kontorist, ekspeditør
clever {adj} (mentally quick or sharp)  :: klok, begavet, intelligent, skarpsindig, smart
cleverness {n} (being clever, mentally sharp)  :: [Bokmål] dyktighet {c}
cliché {n} (overused phrase or expression)  :: klisjé {n}
cliche {n} (cliché) SEE: cliché  ::
click {n} (sharp sound)  :: [Bokmål] klikk {n} {m}; [Nynorsk] klikk {n}
click {n} (act of pressing a button on a computer mouse)  :: [Bokmål] klikk {n} {m}, museklikk {n} {m}; [Nynorsk] klikk {n}, museklikk {n}
client {n} (a customer or receiver of services)  :: [Bokmål] klient {m}; [Nynorsk] klient {m}
client {n} (person who receives help or advice from a professional person)  :: [Bokmål] klient {m}; [Nynorsk] klient {m}
cliff {n} (a (near) vertical rock face)  :: [Bokmål] klippe {m}; [Nynorsk] klippe {f}
climate {n} (long-term atmospheric conditions)  :: [Bokmål] klima {n}; [Nynorsk] klima {n}
climate {n} (context in general of a particular political, moral etc. situation)  :: [Bokmål] klima {n}; [Nynorsk] klima {n}
climate change {n} (changes in the Earth's climate)  :: [Bokmål] klimaendring {m}; [Nynorsk] klimaendring {m}
climatic {adj} (of, relating to or influenced by climate)  :: [Bokmål] klimatisk; [Nynorsk] klimatisk
climatically {adv} (regarding the climate)  :: [Bokmål] klimatisk
climatologist {n} (scholar of climatology)  :: [Bokmål] klimatolog {m}; [Nynorsk] klimatolog {m}
climatology {n} (science)  :: klimatologi {c}
climax {n} (the peak of sexual pleasure) SEE: orgasm  ::
climax {n} (point of greatest intensity or force)  :: [Bokmål] klimaks {n} {m}; [Nynorsk] klimaks {n} {m}
climax {n} (orgasm)  :: [Bokmål] klimaks {n} {m}; [Nynorsk] klimaks {n} {m}
climb {v} (to ascend, to go up)  :: [Bokmål] klatre; [Nynorsk] klatre
climb {v} (to mount, to move upwards on)  :: [Bokmål] klatre; [Nynorsk] klatre
climb {v} (to move by using the hands and feet)  :: [Bokmål] klatre; [Nynorsk] klatre
climb {v} (to practice the sport of climbing)  :: [Bokmål] klatre; [Nynorsk] klatre
climb {v} (of plants: to grow upwards by clinging to something)  :: [Bokmål] klatre; [Nynorsk] klatre
climber {n} (one who climbs)  :: [Bokmål] klatrer {m}; [Nynorsk] klatrar {m}
climbing frame {n} (playground equipment) SEE: jungle gym  ::
cling {v} (hold tightly)  :: klenge
cling film {n} (plastic film that clings)  :: [Bokmål] plastfolie {m}; [Nynorsk] plastfolie {m}
clinic {n} (medical facility)  :: [Bokmål] klinikk {m}; [Nynorsk] klinikk {m}
clinical psychology {n} (branch of psychology)  :: klinisk psykologi
clitoris {n} (elongated erectile organ)  :: klitoris {m}
cloak {n} (cape)  :: kappe {f}
cloakroom {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
cloakroom {n} (room for coats)  :: [Bokmål] garderobe {m}; [Nynorsk] garderobe {m}
clobber {v} ((computing) To overwrite or override, often unintentionally.)  :: slette
clock {n} (instrument to measure or keep track of time)  :: [Bokmål] klokke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] klokke {f}
clock {v} (measure the duration of)  :: ta tiden på
clock speed {n} (rate at which a processor performs)  :: [Bokmål] klokkefrekvens {m}; [Nynorsk] klokkefrekvens {m}
clockwise {adv} (in a circular fashion in the same direction as the hands of an analogue clock)  :: medurs; [Bokmål] med klokken
clockwisely {adv} (clockwise) SEE: clockwise  ::
clockwork {n} (mechanism powered by coiled spring to drive mechanical device)  :: urverk {n}
cloister vault {n} (structure created by intersection of vaults)  :: klosterhvelv {n}
close {v} (obstruct (an opening))  :: stenge
close {v} (move (a door))  :: lukke, stenge
close {v} (put an end to)  :: avslutte
close {adj} (at a little distance)  :: [Bokmål] nær; [Nynorsk] nær
close, but no cigar {phrase} (that's almost correct, but not quite)  :: nesten skyter ingen mann av hesten
closed {adj} (not open)  :: lukket
close-fitting {adj} (tight)  :: [Bokmål] tettsittende
closely {adv}  :: nær
close-set {adj} (set close together)  :: [Bokmål] [eyes] tettsittende
close shave {n} (near accident or mishap)  :: [Bokmål] nestenulykke {m} {f}, nære på
closet {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
close-up {n} (photographic (or other) image in which the subject is shown at a relatively large scale)  :: [Bokmål] nærbilde {n}; [Nynorsk] nærbilde {n}, nærbilete {n}
closing time {n} (time when a pub closes)  :: [Bokmål] [shop, office] stengetid {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] [shop, office] stengetid {f}, stengjetid {f}
cloth {n} (piece of cloth)  :: stoff {n}
clothes {n} (apparel)  :: bekledning {f}; [Bokmål] klær {p}
clothes-brush {n} (a brush for brushing clothes)  :: [Bokmål] klesbørste {m}; [Nynorsk] klebørste {m}, kledebørste {m}, klesbørste {m}
clothesbrush {n} (a brush for brushing clothes with)  :: [Bokmål] klesbørste {m}; [Nynorsk] klebørste {m}, kledebørste {m}, klesbørste {m}
clotheshorse {n} (laundry frame)  :: [Bokmål] tørkestativ {n}; [Nynorsk] tørkestativ {n}
clothesline {n} (rope or cord for drying clothes)  :: [Bokmål] klessnor {m} {f}, tørkestativ {n}; [Nynorsk] kledesnor {f}, klesnor {f}, klessnor {f}, tørkestativ {n}
clothes maiden {n} (rack for drying clothes) SEE: clotheshorse  ::
clothes peg {n} (an object used to attach wet laundry to a clothesline)  :: [Bokmål] klesklype {m} {f}
clothespin {n} (a clip or fastener) SEE: clothes peg  ::
clothes shop {n} (type of shop)  :: [Bokmål] klesbutikk {m}; [Nynorsk] klebutikk {m}, kledebutikk {m}, klesbutikk {m}
clothes tree {n} (pole with pegs)  :: [Bokmål] stumtjener {m}; [Nynorsk] stumtenar {m}
clothestree {n} (clothes tree) SEE: clothes tree  ::
clothing {n} (clothes)  :: [Bokmål] klær {p}, klesplagg {n}, tøy {n}; [Nynorsk] klede {p}
cloud {n} (visible mass of water droplets suspended in the air)  :: [Bokmål] sky {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sky {f}
cloud {n} (mass of dust, steam or smoke)  :: [Bokmål] sky {m} {f}, støvsky {m} {f} (mass of dust); [Nynorsk] sky {f}, støvsky {f} (mass of dust)
cloud {n} (anything which makes things foggy or gloomy)  :: [Bokmål] sky {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sky {f}
cloud {n} (group of objects suspended above the ground or flying)  :: [Bokmål] sky {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sky {f}
cloud {n} (the Internet)  :: [Bokmål] sky {m} {f}, cloud {m}; [Nynorsk] sky {f}, cloud {m}
cloud {v} (to become foggy or gloomy, to become obscured from sight)  :: skye, overskye, formørke, fordunkle
cloud {v} (to make obscure (e.g. to cloud the issue))  :: fordunkle
cloudberry {n} (species)  :: [Bokmål] multe {f}; [Nynorsk] molte {f}
cloudberry {n} (fruit)  :: [Bokmål] multe, multebær; [Nynorsk] molte
cloudburst {n} (sudden heavy rainstorm)  :: styrtregn {n}; [Bokmål] skybrudd {n}, skybrott {n}; [Nynorsk] skybrot {n}, skybrott {n}
cloud cover {n} (cloud covering the sky)  :: [Bokmål] skydekke {n}; [Nynorsk] skydekke {n}
cloudless {adj} (without any clouds)  :: skyfri
cloudy {adj} (not transparent; not clear)  :: [Bokmål] grumsete; [Nynorsk] grumsete
clove {n} (spice)  :: [Bokmål] nellik {m}; [Nynorsk] nellik {m}
clove {n} (constitutive bulb of garlic)  :: fedd {n}
cloven {adj} (split or divided)  :: kløyvd
cloven hoof {n} (divided hoof, as on bovine animals)  :: [Nynorsk] klauv {f}
clove pink {n} (carnation) SEE: carnation  ::
clover {n} (plant in genus Trifolium)  :: kløver
clown {n} (performance artist working in a circus)  :: klovn {m}
club {n} (weapon)  :: klubbe {f}
club {n} (association of members)  :: [Bokmål] klubb {m}; [Nynorsk] klubb {m}
club {n} (nightclub)  :: nattklubb {m}
club {n} (playing card symbol, ♣)  :: kløver {m}
club {n} (hitting implement)  :: kølle {f}
clubhouse {n} (a building used by a club)  :: [Bokmål] klubbhus {n}; [Nynorsk] klubbhus {n}
clubs {n} (plural of club) SEE: club  ::
clubs {n} (one of the four suits of playing cards, marked with the symbol ♣)  :: [Bokmål] kløver {m}; [Nynorsk] kløver {m}
clumsy {adj}  :: klønet
clunky {adj} (ungainly and awkward to use)  :: [Bokmål] prakket, tungvint, upraktisk
cluster bomb {n} (explosive munition)  :: [Bokmål] klasebombe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] klasebombe {f}
clutch {n} (A device to interrupt power transmission)  :: [Bokmål] clutch {m}, kløtsj {m}, kobling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] clutch {m}, kløtsj {m}
clutch {n} (The pedal in a car that disengages power transmission)  :: clutchpedal {m}, kløtsjpedal {m}, koblingspedal {m}
c'mere {contraction} (here) SEE: here  ::
c'mere {contraction} (come) SEE: come  ::
cnidarian {n} (any of various invertebrate animals that belong to the phylum Cnidaria)  :: nesledyr {n}
coach {n} (rail passenger car)  :: [Bokmål] vogn {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] vogn {f}
coach {n} (trainer)  :: trener {m}
coach {n} (long distance bus)  :: [Bokmål] turbuss {m}; [Nynorsk] turbuss {m}
coach driver {n} (driver of a horse-drawn coach)  :: kusk {m}
coach driver {n} (driver of a coach (bus))  :: [Bokmål] turbussjåfør {m}; [Nynorsk] turbussjåfør {m}
coachman {n} (male coach driver) SEE: coach driver  ::
coachwoman {n} (female coach driver) SEE: coach driver  ::
coadjutor {n} (assistant) SEE: assistant  ::
coagulate {v} (become congealed)  :: koagulere
coagulation {n} (process of forming clots from blood)  :: [Bokmål] hemostase {m}, koagulasjon {m}, koagulering {m}; [Nynorsk] hemostase {m}, koagulasjon {m}, koagulering {f}
coagulation {n} (similar solidification)  :: [Bokmål] koagulasjon {m}, koagulering {m}; [Nynorsk] koagulasjon {m}, koagulering {f}
coal {n} (uncountable: carbon rock)  :: [Bokmål] kull {n}, kol {n}; [Nynorsk] kol {n}
coalition {n} (group of organizations)  :: [Bokmål] koalisjon {m}; [Nynorsk] koalisjon {m}
coal mine {n} (a mine from which coal is mined)  :: [Bokmål] kullgruve {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kolgruve {f}
coalmine {n} (coal mine) SEE: coal mine  ::
coarse {adj} (of inferior quality)  :: [Bokmål] grov; [Nynorsk] grov
coarse {adj} (not refined)  :: [Bokmål] grov; [Nynorsk] grov
coarseness {n} (quality of being coarse)  :: [Bokmål] grovhet {m} {f}
coast {n} (edge of land meeting ocean, sea, gulf, bay)  :: kyst, strand
coastal {adj} (relating to the coast)  :: [Bokmål] kystnær; [Nynorsk] kystnær
coastal waters {n} (sea areas along the coast)  :: [Bokmål] kystfarvann {n}; [Nynorsk] kystfarvatn {n}
coaster {n} (Salvelinus fontinalis) SEE: brook trout  ::
coastguard {n} (enforcer of maritime law)  :: [Bokmål] kystvakt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kystvakt {f}
coastline {n} (the shape of a coast)  :: [Bokmål] kystlinje {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kystline {f}, kystlinje {f}
coat {n} (outer garment covering the upper torso and arms)  :: frakk {m}
coat hanger {n} (device used to hang up coats, shirts, etc)  :: [Bokmål] kleshenger {m}; [Nynorsk] kledehengjar {m}, klehengjar {m}, kleshengjar {m}
coat of arms {n} (a hereditary design depicted on an escutcheon)  :: [Bokmål] våpen {n}, våpenskjold {n}, riksvåpen {n} [when used by a sovereign state], statsvåpen {n} [when used by a sovereign state]; [Nynorsk] våpen {n}, våpenskjold {n}, riksvåpen {n} [when used by a sovereign state], statsvåpen {n} [when used by a sovereign state]
coat stand {n} (pole with pegs)  :: stumtjener {m}
coatstand {n} (coat stand) SEE: coat stand  ::
coat-stand {n} (coat stand) SEE: coat stand  ::
coax {v} (persuade gradually)  :: [Bokmål] lokke
coax {v} (manipulate carefully into position)  :: lirke
cob {n} (gull) SEE: gull  ::
cob {n} (bread roll) SEE: bread roll  ::
cob {n} (corncob) SEE: corncob  ::
cobalt {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] kobolt {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] kobolt {m}
cobalt blue {n} (colour)  :: [Bokmål] koboltblått {n}; [Nynorsk] koboltblått {n}
cobalt blue {adj} (colour)  :: [Bokmål] koboltblå; [Nynorsk] koboltblå
cobble {n} (cobblestone) SEE: cobblestone  ::
cobbled {adj} (paved with cobblestones)  :: [Bokmål] brosteinlagt
cobblestone {n} (a rounded stone)  :: [Bokmål] brostein {m}
cobra {n} (venomous snake)  :: [Bokmål] kobra {m}; [Nynorsk] kobra {m}
cobweb {n} (a spider’s web) SEE: spiderweb  ::
Coca-Cola {n} (Coke) SEE: Coke  ::
Coca-Cola {prop} (particular carbonated soft drink)  :: Coca-Cola
cocaine {n} (the narcotic)  :: kokain {m} {n}
cochlea {n} (the complex, spirally coiled, tapered cavity of the inner ear)  :: sneglehuset
cock {n} (slang: penis) SEE: dick  ::
cock {n} (hammer of a firearm trigger mechanism)  :: [Bokmål] hane {m}; [Nynorsk] hane {m}
cock {n} (male chicken; male gallinaceous bird) SEE: rooster  ::
cock {n} (valve or tap for controlling flow of liquid) SEE: stopcock  ::
cockade {n} (a rosette worn in a hat as an office or party badge)  :: [Bokmål] kokarde {f}; [Nynorsk] kokarde {f}
cock-a-doodle-doo {interj} (cry of the rooster)  :: kykeliky
cockchafer {n} (beetle of genus Melolontha)  :: oldenborre {m}
cockle {n}  :: hjerteskjell {n}
cockpit {n} (the space for pilot and crew in an aircraft)  :: [Bokmål] cockpit {m}; [Nynorsk] cockpit {m}
cockpit {n} (a well, where the helm is)  :: [Bokmål] cockpit {m}; [Nynorsk] cockpit {m}
cockroach {n} (type of insect)  :: [Bokmål] kakerlakk {m}; [Nynorsk] kakerlakk {m}
cock size {n} (dimensions of penis)  :: [Bokmål] pikkstørrelse {m}
cocksucker {n} (a fellator)  :: [Bokmål] kuksuger {m}
cocktail {n} (alcoholic beverage)  :: [Bokmål] cocktail {m}; [Nynorsk] cocktail {m}
cocktail {n} (mixture of other substances)  :: [Bokmål] cocktail {m}; [Nynorsk] cocktail {m}
cocoa bean {n} (seed of the cocoa plant)  :: kakaobønne {c}
coconut {n} (fruit of coco palm)  :: kokosnøtt {f} {m}
coconut milk {n} (the liquid from inside the seed of the coconut)  :: [Bokmål] kokosmelk {f} {m}, kokosmjølk {f}; [Nynorsk] kokosmjølk {f}
cocoon {n} (protective case)  :: [Bokmål] kokong {m}; [Nynorsk] kokong {m}
cod {n} (marine fish of the family Gadidae)  :: torsk {m}
code {n} (source code) SEE: source code  ::
codfish {n} (cod) SEE: cod  ::
codswallop {interj} (nonsense)  :: [Bokmål] tullprat {m}, vrøvl {n}
coefficient {n} (algebraic constant)  :: [Bokmål] koeffisient {m}; [Nynorsk] koeffisient {m}
coefficient {n} (measure of some property or characteristic)  :: [Bokmål] koeffisient {m}; [Nynorsk] koeffisient {m}
coerce {v} (to use force, threat, or intimidation in attempt to compel one to act against his will)  :: tvinge
coercion {n} (actual or threatened force for the purpose of compelling action by another person)  :: tvang
coetaneous {adj} (contemporary) SEE: contemporary  ::
coexistence {n} (two or more things existing together)  :: [Bokmål] sameksistens {m}; [Nynorsk] sameksistens {m}
coffee {n} (beverage)  :: [Bokmål] kaffe; [Nynorsk] kaffi
coffee bar {n} (establishment that sells coffee) SEE: café  ::
coffee bean {n} (The seed of a tropical plant of the genus Coffea)  :: [Bokmål] kaffebønne {c}; [Nynorsk] kaffibønne {c}
coffee break {n} (a rest period during the business day providing the opportunity to drink coffee)  :: [Bokmål] kaffepause {m}; [Nynorsk] kaffipause {m}
coffee cup {n} (cup for coffee)  :: [Bokmål] kaffekopp {m}; [Nynorsk] kaffikopp {m}
coffeehouse {n} (café) SEE: café  ::
coffee shop {n} (café) SEE: café  ::
coffin {n} (box for the dead)  :: [Bokmål] kiste {m} {f}, gravkiste {m} {f}, likkiste {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kiste {f}, likkiste {f}
cog {n} (tooth on a gear)  :: tannhjul
cogitable {adj} (conceivable) SEE: conceivable  ::
cognac {n} (type of brandy)  :: [Bokmål] konjakk {m}; [Nynorsk] konjakk {m}
cognitive dissonance {n} (conflict or anxiety resulting from inconsistencies between one's beliefs and one's actions or other beliefs)  :: [Bokmål] kognitiv dissonans {m}; [Nynorsk] kognitiv dissonans {m}
cognitive psychology {n} (branch of psychology)  :: kognitiv psykologi
cohabitant {n} (person who cohabits with another)  :: [Bokmål] samboer {m}, sambuer {m}; [Nynorsk] sambuar {m}
cohabitation {n} (intimate relationship)  :: [Bokmål] samboerskap {n}
cohabitation {n} (act of living together)  :: [Bokmål] samboerskap {n}
coherent {adj} (sticking together)  :: [Bokmål] koherent; [Nynorsk] koherent
coherent {adj} (of waves having the same direction, wavelength and phase)  :: [Bokmål] koherent; [Nynorsk] koherent
cohort {n} (accomplice) SEE: accomplice  ::
cohort {n} (colleague) SEE: colleague  ::
coiffure {n} (hairstyle) SEE: hairstyle  ::
Coimbra {prop} (city and municipality in Coimbra, Portugal)  :: Coimbra; [Bokmål] Coimbra; [Nynorsk] Coimbra
coin {n} ((currency) a piece of currency)  :: mynt {m}
coinage {n} (currency) SEE: currency  ::
coinage {n} (neologism) SEE: neologism  ::
coincidence {n} (state of events appearing to be connected when they are not)  :: [Bokmål] sammentreff {n}, sammenfall {n}, tilfeldighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] samantreff {m} {n}, samanfall
coitus interruptus {n} (sexual intercourse interrupted by withdrawal of the penis)  :: hoppe av i svingen
coke {n} (coal product)  :: koks {m}
coke {n} (Coke) SEE: Coke  ::
Coke {n} (informal: any cola-flavored drink)  :: cola {m}
colander {n} (a bowl-shaped kitchen utensil with holes in it used for draining food such as pasta)  :: dørslag {n}
cold {adj} (having a low temperature)  :: kald
cold {adj} (of the weather)  :: kaldt
cold {adj} (of a person)  :: kald
cold {adj} (unfriendly)  :: kald
cold {adj} (unprepared)  :: kald
cold {n} (low temperature)  :: kulde {m}
cold {n} (illness)  :: [Bokmål] forkjølelse {m}; [Nynorsk] forkjøling {f}
cold-blooded {adj} (lacking emotion or compunction)  :: kaldblodig
cold-blooded {adj} (having an unregulated body temperature) SEE: ectothermic  ::
cold-drawn {adj} (drawn out when cold without heat)  :: [Bokmål] kaldtrukket
cold front {n} (leading edge of an advancing mass of cold air)  :: [Bokmål] kaldfront {m}; [Nynorsk] kaldfront {m}
cold sweat {n} (perspiration which feels chilly)  :: [Bokmål] kaldsvette {m}
cold war {n} (a period of hostile relations)  :: kald krig {n}
Cold War {prop} (a period of history from 1945-1991)  :: Den kalde krigen
cole {n} (cabbage) SEE: cabbage  ::
coleopterology {n} (scientific study of beetles)  :: [Bokmål] koleopterologi {m}; [Nynorsk] koleopterologi {m}
collaborate {v} (to work together on a piece of work)  :: samarbeide
collaborate {v} (to cooperate treasonably)  :: samarbeide (med fienden), kollaborere
collaboration {n} (act of collaborating)  :: samarbeid
collage {n} (picture made by sticking other pictures onto a surface)  :: kollasj {m}, collage {m}
collapse {n} (act of collapsing)  :: [Bokmål] kollaps {m}; [Nynorsk] kollaps {m}
collapsible {adj} (that can be collapsed)  :: sammenleggbar
collar {n} (fabric garment part fitting around throat)  :: [Bokmål] krage
collar {v} (to arrest) SEE: arrest  ::
collared dove {n} (collared dove)  :: tyrkerdue
collateral damage {n} (collateral damage)  :: [Bokmål] utilsiktet tap {n}, utilsikta tap {n}; [Bokmål] utilsikta tap {n}
colleague {n} (fellow member of a profession)  :: [Bokmål] kollega {m}, medarbeider {m}; [Nynorsk] kollega {m}, medarbeidar {m}
collectable {n} (collectable) SEE: collector's item  ::
collectible {n} (collectible) SEE: collector's item  ::
collection {n} (set of items)  :: [Bokmål] samling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] samling {f}
collection {n} (multiple related objects)  :: [Bokmål] samling {m} {f}, [new clothes] kolleksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] samling {f}, [new clothes] kolleksjon {m}
collector {n} (person or thing that collects)  :: [Bokmål] samler {m}; [Nynorsk] samlar {m}
collector's item {n} (item worth collecting)  :: [Bokmål] samleobjekt {n}; [Nynorsk] samleobjekt {n}
college {n} (politics: electoral college) SEE: electoral college  ::
collision {n} (collision) SEE: wreck  ::
collision {n} (instance of colliding)  :: [Bokmål] kollisjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kollisjon {m}
collision course {n} (path leading to a collision)  :: [Bokmål] kollisjonskurs {m}; [Nynorsk] kollisjonskurs {m}
colloquial {adj} (of oral communication language)  :: hverdagslig
Colombia {prop} (country in South America)  :: Colombia
Colombian {n} (A person from Colombia)  :: [Bokmål] colombianer {m}, kolombianer {m}; [Nynorsk] colombian {m}, colombianar {m}, kolombian {m}, kolombianar {m}
Colombian {adj} (pertaining to Colombia)  :: [Bokmål] colombiansk, kolombiansk; [Nynorsk] colombiansk, kolombiansk
Colombian necktie {n} (violent and intimidating method of execution)  :: Colombiansk slips
colon {n} (punctuation mark)  :: kolon {n}
colon {n} (the last part of the digestive system)  :: endetarm {m}
colonel {n} (commissioned office in the armed services)  :: oberst {m}
colonialism {n} (colonial domination policy)  :: kolonialisme
colonial power {n} (country with colonies)  :: [Bokmål] kolonimakt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kolonimakt {f}
colonist {n} (a founder of a colony)  :: [Bokmål] kolonist {m}; [Nynorsk] kolonist {m}
colonist {n} (a member of a colony)  :: [Bokmål] kolonist {m}; [Nynorsk] kolonist {m}
colonizer {n} (colonist) SEE: colonist  ::
colony {n} (region or governmental unit)  :: [Bokmål] koloni {m}; [Nynorsk] koloni {m}
colony {n} (group of organisms)  :: [Bokmål] koloni {m}; [Nynorsk] koloni {m}
color {n} (spectral composition of visible light)  :: farge {m}
color {n} (particular set of the visible spectrum)  :: farge {m}
color {n} (hue as opposed to achromatic colors)  :: farge {m}, fargetone {m}, kulør {m}
color {n} (human skin tone, especially as an indicator of race or ethnicity)  :: hudfarge {m}
color {n} (interest, especially in a selective area)  :: koloritt {m}
color {n} (any of the standard dark tinctures used in a coat of arms)  :: farge {m}
color {n} (standard or banner (colors))  :: fane {m}
color {v} (give something color)  :: farge
color {v} (draw using crayons)  :: fargelegge, male
color {v} (become red through increased blood flow)  :: rødme
color {v} (affect without completely changing)  :: farge
color blind {adj} (unable to distinguish between two or more primary colors)  :: fargeblind
color blindness {n} (condition in which the ability to see colors is impaired)  :: fargeblindhet {m}
colored pencil {n} (pencil with coloured core)  :: [Bokmål] fargeblyant {m}; [Nynorsk] fargeblyant {m}
colorfastness {n} (colorfastness) SEE: colour fastness  ::
colorful {adj} (possessing prominent and varied colors)  :: fargerik
Colossians {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Kolosserne {m-p}
colostrum {n} (a form of milk)  :: råmelk; [Nynorsk] råmjølk
colour {n} (colour) SEE: color  ::
colour {adj} (colour) SEE: color  ::
colour {v} (colour) SEE: color  ::
colour fastness {n} (quality of being colourfast)  :: [Bokmål] fargeekthet {m} {f}
colourless {adj} (having no colour)  :: [Bokmål] fargeløs; [Nynorsk] fargelaus
colposcope {n} (a form of endoscope)  :: kolposkop
colt {n} (young male horse)  :: hingstføll {n}
coltsfoot {n} (Tussilago farfara)  :: hestehov
column {n} (upright supporting member)  :: [Bokmål] søyle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] søyle {f}
column {n} (a vertical body of text)  :: [Bokmål] spalte {m}; [Nynorsk] spalt {f}
colza {n} (cabbage variety)  :: raps {m}
coma {n} (Deep sleep)  :: [Bokmål] koma
Coma Berenices {prop} (small dim summer constellation of the northern sky)  :: Berenikes hår
comb {n} (toothed implement for grooming the hair)  :: kam
comb {v} (to groom the hair with a toothed implement)  :: [Bokmål] gre, greie
combat {n} (a battle; a fight; a struggle for victory)  :: slagsmål
combination {n} (act of combining)  :: [Bokmål] kombinasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kombinasjon {m}
combination {n} (sequence of numbers or letters for a combination lock)  :: [Bokmål] kombinasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kombinasjon {m}
combine {n} (combination) SEE: combination  ::
combine {n} (combine harvester) SEE: combine harvester  ::
combine harvester {n} (combine)  :: [Bokmål] skurtresker
combover {n} (A manner of combing hair to conceal a bald spot)  :: [Bokmål] hentesveis {m}; [Nynorsk] hentesveis {m}
combust {v} (be consumed by fire) SEE: burn  ::
combustible {adj} (capable of burning)  :: [Bokmål] brennbar; [Nynorsk] brennbar
combustion {n} (the act or process of burning)  :: [Bokmål] forbrenning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] forbrenning {f}
combustion {n} (similar process where two chemicals are combined)  :: [Bokmål] forbrenning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] forbrenning {f}
combustion {n} (process wherein a fuel is combined with oxygen)  :: [Bokmål] forbrenning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] forbrenning {f}
combustion chamber {n} (space in a heat engine)  :: [Bokmål] forbrenningskammer {n}; [Nynorsk] forbrenningskammer {n}
come {v} (to move nearer)  :: komme
come {v} (to arrive, to appear)  :: ankomme, komme
come {v} (to orgasm)  :: komme
come across {v} (give an appearance or impression)  :: [Bokmål] fremstå, gi inntrykk av
come across {v} (find, usually by accident)  :: [Bokmål] støte på, treffe på, snuble over
come back {v} ((intransitive) To return to a place)  :: returnere, komme tilbake
comeback {n} (return to fame etc.)  :: [Bokmål] comeback {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] comeback {n}
comedian {n} (entertainer)  :: [Bokmål] komiker {m}
comedy {n} (dramatic work that is light and humorous or satirical in tone)  :: [Bokmål] komedie {m}; [Nynorsk] komedie {m}
come in {v} (to enter) SEE: enter  ::
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 ut av skapet
comestible {adj} (suitable to be eaten; edible)  :: spiselig
comet {n} (a celestial body, generally with a tail)  :: [Bokmål] komet {m}; [Nynorsk] komet {m}
come to an end {v} (to cease)  :: [Bokmål] ta slutt; [Nynorsk] take slutt, ta slutt
come to pass {v} (to happen, to occur)  :: [Bokmål] hende, skje, bli noe av
come upon {v} (to come across; to discover)  :: komme over
comeuppance {n} (an outcome which is justly deserved)  :: lønn som fortjent
comfort {n}  :: bekvemmelighet
comfort {v} (console) SEE: console  ::
comfortable {adj} (providing physical comfort and ease)  :: [Bokmål] komfortabel; [Nynorsk] komfortabel
comfortably {adv} (in a comfortable manner)  :: [Bokmål] komfortabelt
comic {n} (cartoon story)  :: tegneserie {m}
comical {adj} (being funny, whimsically amusing)  :: [Bokmål] komisk; [Nynorsk] komisk
comics {n} (artistic medium)  :: tegneserier {m}
Comintern {prop} (international association of Communist parties)  :: Komintern
comitative case {n} (case used to denote companionship)  :: komitativ
comma {n} (punctuation mark ',')  :: [Bokmål] komma {n}
commandeer {v} (to seize for military use)  :: [Bokmål] rekvirere
commandeer {v} (to take arbitrarily or by force)  :: [Bokmål] rekvirere
commander {n} (Commander in an honorary order)  :: [Bokmål] kommandør {m}; [Nynorsk] kommandør {m}
commando {n} (commando trooper)  :: [Bokmål] kommandosoldat {m}; [Nynorsk] kommandosoldat {m}
commence {v} (To begin, start)  :: begynne, påbegynne
commensurable {adj} (able to be measured using a common standard)  :: [Bokmål] sammenlignbar
comment {v} (to comment) SEE: observe  ::
comment {n} (spoken remark)  :: [Bokmål] kommentar {m}, merknad {m}; [Nynorsk] kommentar {m}, merknad {m}
comment {v} (to remark)  :: kommentere
commerce {n} (large scale trade)  :: [Bokmål] handel {m}
commercial {n} (advertisement in a common media format)  :: reklame {m}, annonse {m}
commercialization {n} (the act of commercializing)  :: [Bokmål] kommersialisering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kommersialisering {f}
commie {n} (communist) SEE: communist  ::
commiserate {v} (to feel or express compassion or sympathy)  :: kondolere
commission {n} (fee charged)  :: [Bokmål] provisjon {m}; [Nynorsk] provisjon {m}
commissioner {n} (member of a commission)  :: [Bokmål] kommissær {m}; [Nynorsk] kommissær {m}
commissioner {n} (someone commissioned to perform certain duties)  :: [Bokmål] kommissær {m}; [Nynorsk] kommissær {m}
commit {v} (to pledge or bind; to compromise, expose, or endanger)  :: [Bokmål] forplikte; [Nynorsk] binde
commitment {n} (act or instance of committing, putting in charge, keeping, or trust)  :: [Bokmål] overlatelse {m}; [Nynorsk] overlating {f}
commitment {n} (promise or agreement to do something in the future)  :: [Bokmål] forpliktelse {m}; [Nynorsk] forplikting {f}
commitment {n} (being bound emotionally/intellectually)  :: engasjement {n}
commitment {n} (state of being pledged or engaged)  :: [Bokmål] forpliktelse {m}; [Nynorsk] forplikting {f}
commitment {n} (trait of sincerity and focused purpose)  :: [Bokmål] engasjement {n}, forpliktelse {m}; [Nynorsk] engasjement {n}, forplikting {f}
commitment {n} (act of being locked away)  :: [Bokmål] tvangsinnleggelse {m}, tvangsinnlegging {c} (in a mental hospital); [Nynorsk] tvangsinnlegging {f} (in a mental hospital)
commit suicide {v} (to kill oneself)  :: begå selvmord
committee {n} (group of persons convened for the accomplishment of some specific purpose)  :: [Bokmål] komité {m}, komite {m}; [Nynorsk] komité {m}, komite {m}
commo {n} (communist) SEE: communist  ::
commo {n} (communication) SEE: communication  ::
common {adj} (usual)  :: vanlig
common {adj} (found in large numbers or in a large quantity)  :: vanlig
common {adj} (ordinary)  :: vanlig
common {adj} (grammar: of the gender resulting from the coalescence of the masculine and feminine genders)  :: [Bokmål] felleskjønn {n}; [Nynorsk] felleskjønn {n}
common blackbird {n} (Turdus merula) SEE: blackbird  ::
common chickweed {n} (herb)  :: vassarve {c}
common cockchafer {n} (Melolontha melolontha)  :: vanlig oldenborre {m}
common denominator {n} (common denominator in mathematics)  :: [Bokmål] fellesnevner {m}; [Nynorsk] fellesnemnar {m}
common eider {n} (sea duck)  :: ærfugl {m}
common gender {n} (a grammatical gender)  :: [Bokmål] felleskjønn {n}; [Nynorsk] felleskjønn {n}
common gull {n} (Larus canus)  :: fiskemåke; [Nynorsk] fiskemåse
common kestrel {n} (Falco tinnunculus)  :: tårnfalk
common land {n} (land free for anybody to graze their animals on)  :: [Bokmål] allmenning {m}; [Nynorsk] allmenning {m}
common law {n} (legal system of England and its former colonies)  :: common law
common law {n} (law based on court judgments and opinions) SEE: case law  ::
common loon {n} (great northern diver) SEE: great northern diver  ::
common minnow {n} (a widespread species of minnow)  :: ørekyte {m} {f}
common noun {n} (a noun that denotes any member or all members of a class)  :: appellativ, fellesnavn, samnamn
common reed {n} (type of reed grass)  :: [Bokmål] takrør {n}; [Nynorsk] takrør {f} {n}, takrøyr {f} {n}
common seal {n} (Phoca vitulina)  :: [Bokmål] steinkobbe {m}, fjordsel {m}; [Nynorsk] steinkobbe {m}, fjordsel {m}
common sense {n} (ordinary understanding)  :: [Bokmål] sunn fornuft {m}; [Nynorsk] sunn fornuft {f}
common shrew {n} (Sorex araneus)  :: [Bokmål] krattspissmus {c}, vanlig spissmus {c}; [Nynorsk] krattspissmus, vanleg spissmus
common snipe {n} (the species Gallinago gallinago)  :: enkeltbekkasin {m}
commonwealth {n} (form of government)  :: [Bokmål] samvelde {n}; [Nynorsk] samvelde {n}
Commonwealth Games {prop} (sporting event)  :: [Bokmål] Samveldelekene {p}
Commonwealth of Independent States {prop} (successor to the Soviet Union)  :: [Bokmål] Samveldet av uavhengige stater {n}, SUS {n}; [Nynorsk] Samveldet av uavhengige statar {n}, SUS {n}
common whitefish {n} (Coregonus lavaretus)  :: sik {c}
communication {n} (concept of exchanging information)  :: kommunikasjon {m}
communication {n} (a message)  :: kommunikasjon {m}
communication {n} (body of data exchange)  :: kommunikasjon {m}
communication {n} (instance of data transfer)  :: kommunikasjon {m}
communism {n} (philosophy)  :: kommunisme {m}
communism {n} (society)  :: kommunisme {m}
communist {adj} (of or relating to communism)  :: [Bokmål] kommunistisk; [Nynorsk] kommunistisk
communist {n} (person who follows a communist philosophy)  :: [Bokmål] kommunist {m}; [Nynorsk] kommunist {m}
Communist {n} (communist) SEE: communist  ::
Communist {adj} (communist) SEE: communist  ::
communist party {n} (political party)  :: [Bokmål] kommunistparti {n}; [Nynorsk] kommunistparti {n}
community {n} (group of people sharing a common understanding)  :: [Bokmål] samfunn {n}, fellesskap {n}; [Nynorsk] samfunn {n}, fellesskap {n} {m}
community {n} (commune or residential/religious collective)  :: [Bokmål] kommunitet {m}; [Nynorsk] kommunitet {m}
Comoran {adj} (Comorian) SEE: Comorian  ::
Comoran {n} (Comorian) SEE: Comorian  ::
Comorian {n} (person)  :: [Bokmål] komorer {m}; [Nynorsk] komorar {m}
Comorian {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] komorisk {m}; [Nynorsk] komorisk {m}
Comorian {adj} (pertaining to the Comoros)  :: [Bokmål] komorisk; [Nynorsk] komorisk
Comoros {prop} (country in Eastern Africa)  :: [Bokmål] Komorene; [Nynorsk] Komorane
compact disc {n} (optical disc used to store data)  :: [Bokmål] CD {m}, kompaktplate {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] CD {m}, kompaktplate {f}
compact disk {n} (CD) SEE: compact disc  ::
compaction {n} (process of compacting)  :: [Bokmål] kompaktering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kompaktering {f}
company {n} (in legal context, a corporation)  :: [Bokmål] selskap {n}; [Nynorsk] selskap
company car {n} (company-owned car)  :: [Bokmål] firmabil {m}; [Nynorsk] firmabil {m}
company law {n} (branch of law)  :: [Bokmål] selskapsrett {m}; [Nynorsk] selskapsrett {m}
comparable {adj} (similar) SEE: similar  ::
comparable {adj} (able to be compared)  :: sammenlignbar, komparabel
comparative {adj} (of or relating to comparison)  :: komparativ
comparative {n} (word in comparative form)  :: komparativ
comparative degree {n} ((grammar)) SEE: comparative  ::
compare {v} (to assess the similarities between two things or between one thing and another)  :: sammenligne
comparison {n} (act of comparing or the state of being compared)  :: sammenligning
compartment {n} (chamber)  :: kupé {m}
compass {n} (instrument to determine cardinal directions)  :: kompass {c}
compass {n} (pair of compasses) SEE: pair of compasses  ::
compatible {adj} (capable of easy interaction)  :: [Bokmål] kompatibel; [Nynorsk] kompatibel
compatriot {n} (somebody from one's own country)  :: landsmann {m}; [Nynorsk] landsmann {m}
compel {v} (force, constrain or coerce)  :: tvinge
compensate {v} (to pay someone in exchange for work done or some other consideration)  :: kompensere
compensate {v} (to make up for; to do something in place of something else; to correct or fill)  :: kompensere
compensation {n} (act or principle of compensating)  :: [Bokmål] kompensasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kompensasjon {m}
compensatory {adj} (serving as compensation)  :: [Bokmål] kompensatorisk; [Nynorsk] kompensatorisk
compersion {n} (...)  :: kompersjon
competency {n} (ability to perform some task)  :: kompetanse {m}
competency {n}  :: kompetanse
compilation {n} (act or process of compiling or gathering together from various sources)  :: [Bokmål] kompilasjon
compilation {n} (that which is compiled)  :: samling {m}
compilator {n} (compiler) SEE: compiler  ::
compiler {n} (computer program)  :: [Bokmål] kompilator {m}; [Nynorsk] kompilator {m}
compiler {n} (a person who compiles)  :: [Bokmål] kompilator {m}; [Nynorsk] kompilator {m}
complaint {n} (grievance, problem, difficulty, or concern; the act of complaining)  :: klage {m} {f}, innvending {m} {f}
complete {v} (to finish)  :: [Bokmål] fullføre, gjøre ferdig; [Nynorsk] fullføre, gjere ferdig
complete {adj} (with everything included)  :: [Bokmål] komplett; [Nynorsk] komplett
completion {n} (making complete; conclusion)  :: [Bokmål] fullførelse {m}
complex {n} (problem) SEE: problem  ::
complexion {n} (appearance of the skin on the face)  :: [Bokmål] hudfarge {m}; [Nynorsk] hudfarge {m} {f}
complexity {n} (That which is complex; intricacy; complication)  :: floke {m} {f}, forvikling {m}
complex number {n} (number of the form a + bi)  :: [Bokmål] komplekst tall {n}; [Nynorsk] komplekst tal {n}
complicated {adj} (difficult or convoluted)  :: komplisert
compliment {n} (expression of praise, congratulation or encouragement)  :: [Bokmål] komplimang {m}
compliment {v} (to pay a compliment; to express a favorable opinion)  :: komplimentere, gi kompliment
component {n} (smaller, self-contained part of larger entity)  :: [Bokmål] komponent {m}, bestanddel {m}; [Nynorsk] komponent {m}
composer {n} (one who composes music)  :: [Bokmål] komponist {m}; [Nynorsk] komponist {m}
composite {adj} (made up of multiple components; compound or complex)  :: kompositt; [Bokmål] sammensatt
composite number {n} (number that is the product of at least two numbers other than itself and 1)  :: [Bokmål] sammensatt tall {n}; [Nynorsk] samansett tal {n}
composition {n} (work of music, literature or art)  :: [Bokmål] komposisjon {m}; [Nynorsk] komposisjon {m}
compost {n} (decayed remains of organic matter)  :: [Bokmål] kompost {m}; [Nynorsk] kompost {m}
compost {v} (to produce compost)  :: kompostere
compost heap {n} (pile of garden waste)  :: [Bokmål] komposthaug {m}; [Nynorsk] komposthaug {m}
compound {adj} (composed of elements)  :: [Bokmål] sammensatt
compound {n} (linguistics: word formed by combining other words) SEE: compound word  ::
compound word {n} (word composed of others)  :: [Bokmål] sammensetning {m} {f}, sammensatt ord {n}, kompositum {n}; [Nynorsk] samansetjing {f}, samansetning {f}, samansetting {f}, samansett ord {n}, kompositum {n}
comprador {n} (intermediary) SEE: intermediary  ::
comprehend {v} (to cover)  :: dekke
comprehend {v} (to understand)  :: fatte, forstå
comprehensible {adj} (able to be comprehended)  :: forståelig, begripelig
comprehension {n} (thorough understanding)  :: forståelse {m}
comprehensive {adj} (broadly or completely covering)  :: grundig, omfattende
comprehensive school {n} (normal secondary school, accepting pupils of all abilities)  :: enhetsskole {m}
compress {v} (to abridge) SEE: abridge  ::
compress {n} (cloth used to dress or apply pressure to wounds)  :: [Bokmål] kompress {m}; [Nynorsk] kompress {m}
compressor {n} (device that produces pressure)  :: kompressor {m}
compressor {n} (device that squeezes)  :: presse {m} {f}
compromise {n} (settlement of differences by arbitration or by consent reached by mutual concessions)  :: [Bokmål] kompromiss {n}; [Nynorsk] kompromiss {n}
compulsory {adj} (mandatory)  :: [Bokmål] bindende, forpliktende, obligatorisk
compulsory {adj} (constraining)  :: [Bokmål] forpliktende
compulsory {adj}  :: obligatorisk
compunction {n} (a pricking of conscience)  :: samvittighetsnag {n}, snev av dårlig samvittighet {n}
compute {v} (to make sense) SEE: make sense  ::
computer {n} (device)  :: [Bokmål] datamaskin {m}; [Nynorsk] datamaskin {m} {f}
computer game {n} (electronic game)  :: [Bokmål] dataspill {n}; [Nynorsk] dataspel {n}
computer program {n} (software)  :: [Bokmål] dataprogram {n}; [Nynorsk] dataprogram {n}
computer science {n} (study of computers and their architecture)  :: Informatikk
computer simulation {n} (computer model)  :: [Bokmål] datasimulering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] datasimulering {f}
computer system {n} (system for computing)  :: [Bokmål] datasystem {n}; [Nynorsk] datasystem {n}
computer virus {n} (program) SEE: virus  ::
computing {n} (the study, field of computers and computer programming)  :: informatikk {m}
computing {n} (calculation) SEE: calculation  ::
comrade {n} (fellow socialist or communist)  :: kamerat {m}
comrade {n} (title used in leftist circles)  :: kamerat
comrade in arms {n} (brother-in-arms) SEE: brother-in-arms  ::
con- {prefix} (to add a notion similar to those conveyed by with, together, or joint)  :: kon-
concatenate {v} (computing: to join two strings together)  :: konkatenere
conceal {v} (to hide something)  :: gjemme, skjule, fortie, gøyme, dekke over
concede {v} (to yield or suffer; to surrender)  :: [Bokmål] gi opp, innrømme
concede {v} (to grant, as a right or privilege)  :: [Bokmål] innrømme, bevilge, godtgjøre
concede {v} (to admit to be true)  :: [Bokmål] innrømme, medgi, erkjenne
concede {v} ((sports) to have a point scored against)  :: [Bokmål] slippe inn
concede {v}  :: innrømme
conceited {adj} (vain and egotistic)  :: [Bokmål] innbilsk
conceited {adj} (having an excessively favorable opinion of oneself)  :: [Bokmål] innbilsk, pretensiøs
conceivable {adj} (capable of being conceived or imagined; possible; credible; thinkable)  :: [Bokmål] tenkelig; [Nynorsk] tenkeleg, tenkjeleg
conceive {v} (to develop an idea)  :: [Bokmål] unnfange
conceive {v} (to become pregnant)  :: [Bokmål] unnfange
concentrate {n} (A substance that is in a condensed form)  :: [Bokmål] konsentrat {n}; [Nynorsk] konsentrat {n}
concentration camp {n} (camp where large numbers of persons are detained)  :: [Bokmål] konsentrasjonsleir {m}; [Nynorsk] konsentrasjonsleir {m}
concentric {adj} (having a common center)  :: [Bokmål] konsentrisk; [Nynorsk] konsentrisk
concept {n} (something understood and retained in the mind)  :: begrep, omgrep
conception {n} (initiation of an embryonic animal life)  :: [Bokmål] unnfangelse {m}; [Nynorsk] unnfanging {f}
concern {n} (that which affects one’s welfare or happiness)  :: bekymring {c}
concern {n} (The expression of solicitude, anxiety, or compassion toward a thing or person)  :: bekymring {c}, uro {c}
concern {n} (business, firm or enterprise; a company)  :: konsern {n}, selskap {n}
concern {v} (to be of importance to)  :: angå
concert {n} (a musical entertainment in which several voices or instruments take part)  :: [Bokmål] konsert {m}; [Nynorsk] konsert {m}
concise {adj} (brief and precise)  :: konsis
conclusion {n} (end, final part)  :: [Bokmål] avslutning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] avslutning {f}
conclusion {n} (decision, judgment)  :: [Bokmål] konklusjon {m}; [Nynorsk] konklusjon {m}
conclusive {adj} (pertaining to a conclusion)  :: avgjort, avklart
conclusive {adj} (decisive)  :: avgjort, avklart
concord {n} ((grammar) Agreement of words with one another) SEE: agreement  ::
concordance {n} (agreement) SEE: agreement  ::
concordance {n} (alphabetical index)  :: konkordans {m}
concrete {n} (building material)  :: [Bokmål] betong {m}; [Nynorsk] betong {m}
concrete mixer {n} (cement mixer) SEE: cement mixer  ::
concreteness {n} (the state of being concrete)  :: [Bokmål] konkrethet {m} {f}
concreteness {n} (the result of being concrete)  :: [Bokmål] konkrethet {m} {f}
concrete saw {n} (saw for cutting concrete)  :: [Bokmål] betongsag {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] betongsag {f}
concubine {n} (a woman who lives with a man, but who is not a wife)  :: [Bokmål] konkubine {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] konkubine {f}
concubine {n} (mistress) SEE: mistress  ::
concur {v} (To unite or agree)  :: være enige om
concur {v} (To meet in the same point)  :: Å få endene til å møtes
condensation {n} (the act or process)  :: [Bokmål] kondensasjon {m}, kondensering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kondensasjon {m}, kondensering {f}
condensation {n} (state)  :: [Bokmål] kondens {m}; [Nynorsk] kondens {m}
condensation {n} (physics: conversion of a gas to a liquid)  :: [Bokmål] kondensasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kondensasjon {m}
condescending {adj} (assuming a tone of superiority or a patronizing attitude)  :: nedlatende
condition {n} (logical clause or phrase)  :: vilkår {n}
condition {n} (requirement, term or requisite)  :: vilkår {n}, forutsetning {m}
condition {n} (clause in a contract or agreement)  :: vilkår {n}
condition {n} (health status of a patient)  :: tilstand {m}
condition {n} (state of an object)  :: tilstand {m}
condition {v} (to undergo the process of acclimation)  :: tilvenne
condition {v} (to shape the behaviour of someone to do something)  :: betinge
conditional {n} (grammar: mode/mood)  :: kondisjonalis
conditional {n} (limitation) SEE: limitation  ::
conditional mood {n} (conditional) SEE: conditional  ::
conditioning {n} (process of modifying a person's behaviour)  :: [Bokmål] betinging {m} {f}
condolence {n} (sympathy when someone has died)  :: kondolanser
condom {n} (flexible sleeve worn on the penis)  :: kondom {m} {n}, [slang] gummi {m} {n}
condominium {n} (building in which each unit is owned by an individual, but the grounds is owned jointly)  :: [Bokmål] boligsameie {n}; [Nynorsk] bustadsameige {n}
condominium {n} (unit or apartment in such a complex)  :: [Bokmål] selveierleilighet {m} {f}, sjøleierleilighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sjølveigarhusvære {n}, sjølveigarleilegheit {f}
conduction {n} (conveying of heat or electricity through material)  :: ledning {c}, konduksjon {m}
conductor {n} (person who conducts an orchestra, choir or other music ensemble)  :: [Bokmål] dirigent {m}; [Nynorsk] dirigent {m}
conductor {n} (person who takes tickets on public transportation)  :: konduktør {m}
conductor {n} (something which can transmit electricity, heat, light or sound)  :: [Bokmål] leder {m}; [Nynorsk] leiar {m}
cone {n} (surface of revolution)  :: [Bokmål] kjegle {m} {f}
cone {n} (fruit of conifers)  :: kongle, kjegle
confabulate {v} (to fabricate memories in order to fill gaps in one's memory)  :: konfabulere
confectioner {n} (a manufacturer of or dealer in confections)  :: [Bokmål] konditor {m}; [Nynorsk] konditor {m}
confectioners' sugar {n} (powdered sugar) SEE: powdered sugar  ::
confectioners sugar {n} (powdered sugar) SEE: powdered sugar  ::
Confederate States of America {prop} (nation existing from 1861-1865)  :: [Bokmål] Amerikas konfødererte stater {m-p}
confederation {n} (union or alliance of states)  :: konføderasjon {m}
conference {n} (a meeting of people)  :: [Bokmål] konferanse {m}
confess {v} (to admit to the truth)  :: tilstå
confession {n} (open admittance)  :: [Bokmål] tilståelse {m}
confetti {n} (small pieces of colored paper generally thrown about at festive occasions)  :: [Bokmål] konfetti {m}; [Nynorsk] konfetti {m}
confidence {n} (expression or feeling of certainty)  :: [Bokmål] tillit {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] tillit {m} {f}
confidence {n} (quality of trusting)  :: [Bokmål] tillit {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] tillit {m} {f}
confidence interval {n} (a particular kind of interval estimate of a population parameter)  :: konfidensintervall {n}
confidential {adj} (meant to be kept secret within a certain circle)  :: [Bokmål] konfidensiell, fortrolig; [Nynorsk] konfidensiell
confidentiality {n} (something told in confidence) SEE: secret  ::
confidentiality {n} (property)  :: [Bokmål] konfidensialitet {m}; [Nynorsk] konfidensialitet {m}
configure {v} (to set up or arrange something)  :: konfigurere
confine {v} (arrest) SEE: arrest  ::
confine {v} (imprison) SEE: imprison  ::
confirm {v} (to strengthen)  :: [Bokmål] bekrefte, stadfeste; [Nynorsk] bekrefte, stadfeste
confirm {v} (to confer the confirmation)  :: bekrefte; [Bokmål] konfirmere; [Nynorsk] konfirmere
confirm {v} (to assure)  :: [Bokmål] bekfrefte, forsikre om, forsikre om; [Nynorsk] bekrefte
conflict {n} (clash or disagreement)  :: [Bokmål] konflikt {m}; [Nynorsk] konflikt {m}
confluence {n} (convergence or combination)  :: konfluens {m}
conformance {n}  :: overenstemmelse {m-f}, samstemmighet {m-f}
conformity {n} (state of things being similar, or identical)  :: konformitet {m}, overenstemmelse; [Bokmål] likhet {c}, ensartethet {c}
confound {v} (to confuse)  :: forvirre
confounded {adj} (confused)  :: konfus; [Bokmål] forvirret
confrontation {n} (The act of confronting or challenging another, especially face-to-face)  :: [Bokmål] konfrontasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] konfrontasjon {m}
confuse {v} (to mix thoroughly)  :: blande
confuse {v} (to mix up; to puzzle; to bewilder)  :: forvirre
confuse {v} (to embarrass)  :: [Bokmål] bringe noen i forlegenhet {m} {f}
confuse {v} (to mistake one thing for another)  :: forveksle; [Bokmål] blande sammen; [Nynorsk] blande saman
confused {adj} (chaotic, jumbled or muddled)  :: [Bokmål] forvirret, forfjamset
confusing {adj} (difficult to understand)  :: [Bokmål] forvirrende
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)  :: [Bokmål] medfødt; [Nynorsk] medfødd
Congolese {n} (person from either of the Congos)  :: kongolesisk; [Bokmål] kongoleser {m}; [Nynorsk] kongolesar {m}
Congolese {n} (person from Republic of Congo)  :: [Bokmål] brazzavillekongoleser {m}; [Nynorsk] brazzavillekongoleser {m}
Congolese {n} (person from Democratic Republic of Congo)  :: [Bokmål] kongoleser {m}; [Nynorsk] kongolesar {m}
Congolese {adj} (people or language of Republic of Congo)  :: [Bokmål] brazzavillekongolesisk; [Nynorsk] brazzavillekongolesisk
Congolese {adj} (people or language of Democratic Republic of Congo)  :: [Bokmål] kongolesisk; [Nynorsk] kongolesisk
congratulate {v} (to express one’s sympathetic pleasure or joy to the person(s) it is felt for)  :: [Bokmål] gratulere
congratulations {interj} (expressing approbation)  :: [Bokmål] gratulerer; [Nynorsk] gratulerer
congregation {n}  :: menighet
congress {n} (sexual intercourse) SEE: sexual intercourse  ::
congress {n}  :: kongress {m}
conical {adj} (of or relating to a cone)  :: [Bokmål] konisk; [Nynorsk] konisk
conical {adj} (cone-shaped)  :: [Bokmål] konisk; [Nynorsk] konisk
conical flask {n} (Erlenmeyer flask) SEE: Erlenmeyer flask  ::
conifer {n} (plant)  :: bartre {n}
conjecture {n} (unproven statement; guess)  :: [Bokmål] gjetning {c}, gjetting {c}, gjettverk {n}, antakelse {m}, formodning {c}; [Nynorsk] gjetting {f}, gissing {f}
conjecture {n} (statement likely to be true based on available evidence, but which has not been formally proven)  :: [Bokmål] konjektur {m}; [Nynorsk] konjektur {m}
conjoin {v} (to join together)  :: forene
conjoin {v} (to join marry)  :: forene
conjointly {adv} (in a conjoint manner)  :: i fellesskap
conjugation {n} (in some languages, one of several classifications of verbs)  :: [Bokmål] bøyning {m} {f}, bøying {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bøying {f}
conjugation {n} (act of conjugating a verb)  :: [Bokmål] bøyning {m} {f}, bøying {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bøying {f}
conjunction {n} (act of joining or being joined)  :: [Bokmål] sammensetning {m}
conjunction {n} (grammar: word used to join words or phrases)  :: konjunksjon {m}, bindeord {n}
conjunction {n} (logic: proposition resulting from the combination of two or more propositions using the and operator)  :: [Bokmål] konjunksjon {m}
conjunctiva {n} (membrane)  :: [Bokmål] konjunktiva {m}; [Nynorsk] konjunktiva {m}
conjunctive mode {n} (subjunctive mood) SEE: subjunctive mood  ::
conjunctive mood {n} (subjunctive mood) SEE: subjunctive mood  ::
conjunctivitis {n} (inflammation)  :: [Bokmål] konjunktivitt {m}; [Nynorsk] konjunktivitt {m}
conjurer {n} (one who conjures)  :: [Bokmål] tryllekunstner {m}; [Nynorsk] tryllekunstnar {m}
conlanger {n} (one who creates constructed languages)  :: [Bokmål] språkforfatter {m}
connecting rod {n} (rod that transmits power or motion)  :: [Bokmål] råde {m}; [Nynorsk] råde {m}
connection {n} (point at which two or more things are joined)  :: [Bokmål] sammenheng {m}; [Nynorsk] samanheng {m}
connection {n} (established communications or transportation link)  :: [Bokmål] tilkobling {m} {f}
connective tissue {n} (type of tissue)  :: støttevev
connector {n} (mating pair of devices)  :: [Bokmål] kobling {m} {f}
connexion {n} (connection) SEE: connection  ::
conniption {n} (fit of anger or panic)  :: fnatt {n}, raserianfall {n}
conniption {n} (fit of laughing)  :: latterkrampe {f}, lattis/lættis {m} (slang)
connotation {n} (suggested or implied meaning)  :: konnotasjon {m}
consanguinity {n} (a blood relationship)  :: konsangvinitet {m}
conscience {n} (moral sense)  :: [Bokmål] samvittighet
conscious {adj}  :: bevisst
conscription {n} (involuntary labor, especially military service)  :: [Bokmål] verneplikt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] verneplikt {f}
consecrate {v} (to declare, or otherwise make something holy)  :: konsekrere
consecution {n} (sequence) SEE: sequence  ::
consecution {n} (sequel) SEE: sequel  ::
consecution {n} (succession) SEE: succession  ::
consequence {n} (a result of actions)  :: [Bokmål] følge {m}
consequently {adv} (as a result or consequence)  :: [Bokmål] følgelig
conservatory {n} (a greenhouse or hothouse for the display of plants)  :: [Bokmål] vinterhage {m}
consider {v} (think about seriously)  :: vurdere
consider {v} (think of doing)  :: vurdere
consider {v} (assign some quality to)  :: vurdere, regne
consider {v} (look at attentively)  :: betrakte
considerable {adj} (worth considering)  :: [Bokmål] betydelig; [Nynorsk] betydeleg
considerable {adj} (large in amount)  :: [Bokmål] betydelig, betraktelig; [Nynorsk] betydeleg, betrakteleg
considerably {adv} (significantly)  :: [Bokmål] betydelig, betraktelig, atskillig
consideration {n} (process of considering)  :: [Bokmål] betraktning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] betraktning {f}
consistency {n} (reliability or uniformity; the quality of being consistent)  :: konsistens
consistency {n} (degree of viscosity of something)  :: [Bokmål] konsistens {m}; [Nynorsk] konsistens {m}
consistency {n} (logic: state of a system of axioms)  :: konsistens
console {n} (video games: device dedicated to playing video games)  :: konsoll {m}
consonant {n} (sound)  :: [Bokmål] konsonant {m}
consortium {n} (association or combination of businesses)  :: konsortium {n}
conspicuous {adj} (obvious or easy to notice)  :: påfallende
conspicuous {adj} (noticeable or attracting attention, especially if unattractive)  :: [Bokmål] iøynefallende
conspiracy {n} (act of working in secret to obtain some goal)  :: konspirasjon
conspiracy theory {n} (hypothetical speculation)  :: [Bokmål] konspirasjonsteori {m}; [Nynorsk] konspirasjonsteori {m}
conspiratorial {adj} (pertaining to conspiracy or conspirators)  :: [Bokmål] konspiratorisk; [Nynorsk] konspiratorisk
Constantine {prop} (male given name)  :: Konstantin
Constantinople {prop} (Constantinople)  :: Konstantinopel
constellation {n} (formation of stars perceived as figure)  :: [Bokmål] konstellasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] konstellasjon {m}
constipation {n} (state of bowels)  :: [Bokmål] forstoppelse {m}, obstipasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] forstopping {f}, obstipasjon {m}
constituency {n} (district represented by one or more elected officials)  :: [Bokmål] valgkrets {m}
constituent {adj} (being a part, or component of a whole)  :: [Bokmål] konstituerende; [Nynorsk] konstituerande
constituent {n} (part, or component of a whole)  :: [Bokmål] bestanddel {m}
constitution {n} (formal or informal system of primary principles and laws regulating a government or other institutions)  :: grunnlov {m}, konstitusjon
constitution {n} (legal document describing such a formal system)  :: grunnlov {m}
constitution {n} (general health of a person)  :: helse {m}
constitution {n}  :: grunnlov {m}
constitutional monarchy {n} (monarchy limited by laws and a constitution)  :: [Bokmål] konstitusjonelt monarki {n}; [Nynorsk] konstitusjonelt monarki {n}
constrain {v} (to force; to compel; to oblige)  :: begrense
constraint {n} (something that constrains)  :: [Bokmål] begrensning {m} {f}
constraint {n} (mathematics: condition to a solution)  :: [Bokmål] beskrankning {m} {f}
construction {n} (process of constructing)  :: [Bokmål] konstruksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] konstruksjon {m}
construction helmet {n} (hard hat) SEE: hard hat  ::
construction site {n} (place where something is being constructed)  :: [Bokmål] byggeplass {m}; [Nynorsk] byggeplass {m}, byggjeplass {m}
constructive {adj} (relating to or causing construction)  :: [Bokmål] konstruktiv; [Nynorsk] konstruktiv
constructive {adj} (carefully considered and meant to be helpful)  :: [Bokmål] konstruktiv; [Nynorsk] konstruktiv
construe {v} (to translate) SEE: translate  ::
consul {n} (official who protects the interests of citizens)  :: [Bokmål] konsul {m}
consulate {n} (the residency of a consul)  :: konsulat {n}
consult {v} (transitive, to ask advice of; to seek the opinion of)  :: [Bokmål] konsultere; [Nynorsk] konsultera, konsultere
consume {v} (to use)  :: forbruke, bruke opp
consume {v} (to eat)  :: fortære
consumer price index {n} (statistical estimate of the level of prices)  :: [Bokmål] konsumprisindeks {m}; [Nynorsk] konsumprisindeks {m}
consumption {n} (the act of consuming something)  :: [Bokmål] forbruk {n}, konsum {n}; [Nynorsk] forbruk {n}, konsum {n}
contact {n} (an act of touching physically)  :: [Bokmål] berøring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] berøring {f}
contact {v} (establish communication with)  :: kontakte
contact lens {n} (thin lens placed directly on the eye)  :: [Bokmål] kontaktlinse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kontaktlinse {f}
contacts {n} (Plural form of contact) SEE: contact  ::
contagious {adj}  :: smittefarlig
contain {v} (to contain) SEE: hold  ::
container {n} (a very large, typically metal, box used for transporting goods)  :: [Bokmål] container {m}, konteiner {m}; [Nynorsk] container {m}, konteinar {m}
container ship {n} (cargo vessel)  :: [Bokmål] containerskip {n}, konteinerskip {n}; [Nynorsk] containerskip {n}, konteinarskip {n}
contemplate {v} (think about something in a concentrated manner)  :: vurdere
contemporary {adj} (from the same time period)  :: samtidig
content {n} (that which is contained)  :: [Bokmål] innhold {n}; [Nynorsk] innhald {n}
content {n} (subject matter)  :: [Bokmål] innhold {n}; [Nynorsk] innhald {n}
content {adj} (satisfied)  :: fornøyd, tilfreds
contented {adj} (satisfied) SEE: satisfied  ::
contention {n} (contest, strife, struggle)  :: krangel {m}, strid {m}
contentious {adj} (marked by controversy)  :: omstridt / kontroversiell
content management system {n}  :: [Bokmål] dokumenthåndteringssystem {n}
contents {n} (that which is contained)  :: [Bokmål] innhold {n}; [Nynorsk] innhald {n}
contents {n} (table of contents) SEE: table of contents  ::
contest {n} (controversy)  :: debatt {m}, diskusjon {m}
contest {n} (competition, see also: competition)  :: konkurranse {m}
contest {n} (combat) SEE: combat  ::
contested {adj} (controversial) SEE: controversial  ::
context {n} (text in which a word appears)  :: [Bokmål] sammenheng {m}, kontekst {m}; [Nynorsk] samanheng {m}, kontekst {m}
context {n} (circumstances or settings)  :: [Bokmål] sammenheng {m}, kontekst {m}; [Nynorsk] samanheng {m}, kontekst {m}
contiguous {adj} (connected, touching, abutting)  :: [Bokmål] tilstøtende
contiguous {adj} (adjacent, neighboring)  :: [Bokmål] nærliggende; [Nynorsk] nærliggande, nærliggjande
contiguous {adj} (connecting without a break)  :: [Bokmål] sammenhengende; [Nynorsk] samanhengande
continent {n} (each of main land-masses on earth's surface)  :: kontinent {n}
continent {adj} (exercising continence)  :: kontinent
continental drift {n} (continental drift)  :: kontinentaldrift
continental quilt {n} (duvet) SEE: duvet  ::
continental shelf {n} (the area of sea around a land mass)  :: kontinentalsokkel {m}
continual {adj}  :: kontinuerlig
continuation {n} (act or state of continuing)  :: [Bokmål] videreføring {m} {f}
continue {v} (transitive: proceed)  :: [Bokmål] fortsette
continuity {n} (lack of interruption)  :: [Bokmål] kontinuitet {m}; [Nynorsk] kontinuitet {m}
continuous {adj} (without break, cessation, or interruption in time)  :: [Bokmål] vedvarende, kontinuerlig; [Nynorsk] kontinuerleg
continuously {adv} (without pause)  :: [Bokmål] kontinuerlig; [Nynorsk] kontinuerleg
contour {n} (line on a map or chart)  :: [Bokmål] høydekurve {m}
contrabass {n} (double bass) SEE: double bass  ::
contraception {n} (use of a device or procedure)  :: [Bokmål] prevensjon {m}; [Nynorsk] prevensjon {m}
contract {n} (agreement that is legally binding)  :: kontrakt {m}
contract {v} (intransitive: draw together; shorten; lessen)  :: sammentrekke, forminske
contraction {n} (reversible reduction in size)  :: kontraksjon, forminskning
contraction {n} (shortening of a muscle when it is used)  :: kontraksjon, sammentrekning
contraction {n} (painful shortening of the uterine muscles)  :: sammentrekning
contraction {n} (word with omitted letters replaced by an apostrophe)  :: sammentrekning
contract killer {n} (person who kills for money) SEE: hitman  ::
contractual {adj} (of or pertaining to a contract)  :: [Bokmål] kontraktsmessig; [Nynorsk] kontraktsmessig
contradict {v} (deny the truth of (a statement or statements))  :: [Bokmål] motsi; [Nynorsk] motseie, motseia
contradict {v} (deny the truth of statements made by (a person))  :: [Bokmål] motsi; [Nynorsk] motseie, motseia
contradiction {n} (act of contradicting)  :: [Bokmål] motsigelse
contradictory {adj} (that contradicts something)  :: motsigende
contradistinction {n} (distinction by contrast)  :: kontradistinksjon {m}
contrariwise {adv} (on the other hand) SEE: on the other hand  ::
contrariwise {adv} (on the contrary) SEE: on the contrary  ::
contrary to {prep} (despite) SEE: despite  ::
contrast {n} (difference that makes colours more or less distinguishable)  :: [Bokmål] kontrast {m}; [Nynorsk] kontrast {m}
contrast {n} (degree of this difference)  :: [Bokmål] kontrast {m}; [Nynorsk] kontrast {m}
contrast {n} (difference between two objects, people or concepts)  :: [Bokmål] kontrast {m}; [Nynorsk] kontrast {m}
contrast {n} (control on a television, etc)  :: [Bokmål] kontrast {m}; [Nynorsk] kontrast {m}
contretemps {n} (an unforeseen or embarrassing event)  :: [Bokmål] strek i regningen {m}, uhell {n}; [Nynorsk] strek i regninga {m} or {n}, uhell {n}
contribute {v} (to give something, that is or becomes part of a larger whole)  :: bidra
contribution {n} (something given or offered that adds to a larger whole)  :: [Bokmål] bidrag {n}; [Nynorsk] bidrag {n}
contribution {n} (an amount of money given toward something)  :: [Bokmål] bidrag {n}; [Nynorsk] bidrag {n}
contributor {n} (a benefactor; someone who gives to charity or some cause)  :: [Bokmål] bidragsyter {m}; [Nynorsk] bidragsytar {m}
contributor {n} (a person who backs, supports or champions a cause, activity or institution)  :: [Bokmål] bidragsyter {m}; [Nynorsk] bidragsytar {m}
contributor {n} (a person or thing instrumental in the creation or growth of something)  :: [Bokmål] bidragsyter {m}; [Nynorsk] bidragsytar {m}
contributor {n} (a person who contributes articles to a newspaper, magazine etc)  :: [Bokmål] bidragsyter {m}; [Nynorsk] bidragsytar {m}
contributory {adj} (contributing to a result)  :: [Bokmål] medvirkende
control {v} (to exercise influence over; to suggest or dictate the behavior of)  :: kontrollere
control engineering {n}  :: [Bokmål] reguleringsteknikk {m}
control freak {n} (person who is excessively controlling)  :: [Bokmål] kontrollfreak {m}, kontrollfrik {m}
control tower {n} (airport control tower)  :: [Bokmål] kontrolltårn {n}; [Nynorsk] kontrolltårn {n}
controversial {adj} (arousing controversy)  :: [Bokmål] kontroversiell, omstridt, omstridd; [Nynorsk] kontroversiell, omstridd
convection {n} (transmission of heat by the circulation of currents)  :: konveksjon {m}, omrøring {m}
convection {n} (vertical movement of heat and moisture)  :: konveksjon {m}, omrøring {m}
convene {v} (to cause to assemble, to call together)  :: [Bokmål] sammenkalle
convenience {n}  :: bekvemmelighet
convenient {adj} (of or pertaining to convenience; simple; easy; expedient)  :: praktisk
convent {n} (religious community of especially nuns)  :: [Bokmål] kloster {n}, nonnekloster {n}; [Nynorsk] kloster {n}, nonnekloster {n}
convent {n} (building)  :: [Bokmål] kloster {n}, nonnekloster {n}; [Nynorsk] kloster {n}, nonnekloster {n}
convention {n} (agreement, contract or pact)  :: [Bokmål] konvensjon {m}; [Nynorsk] konvensjon {m}
convention {n} (generally accepted principle, method or behaviour)  :: [Bokmål] konvensjon {m}; [Nynorsk] konvensjon {m}
convention {n} (treaty)  :: [Bokmål] konvensjon {m}; [Nynorsk] konvensjon {m}
conversation {n} (talking)  :: [Bokmål] samtale {m}, konversasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] samtale {m} {f}, konversasjon {m}
convert {n} (person who has converted religion)  :: [Bokmål] konvertitt {m}; [Nynorsk] konvertitt {m}
converter {n} (a person or thing that converts)  :: [Bokmål] omformer {m}
convertible {n} (car whose roof can be removed or folded)  :: [Bokmål] kabriolet {m}; [Nynorsk] kabriolet {m}
convex {adj} (curved or bowed outward like the outside of a bowl or sphere or circle)  :: [Bokmål] konveks; [Nynorsk] konveks
convey {v} (to communicate)  :: formidle
convey {v} (to transfer legal rights)  :: overføre
conveyor belt {n} (continuous band moved to transport objects)  :: [Bokmål] transportbånd {n}, transportband {n}; [Nynorsk] transportband {n}
conviction {n} (firmly held belief)  :: overbevisning
convince {v} (to make someone believe, or feel sure about something)  :: [Bokmål] overbevise
cook {n} (a person who prepares food for a living)  :: [Bokmål] kokk {m}, [female] kokke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kokk {m}, [female] kokke {f}
cook {v} (to prepare (food) for eating)  :: [Bokmål] lage mat
cook {v} (to prepare food)  :: [Bokmål] lage mat
cookbook {n} (book of cooking recipes)  :: [Bokmål] kokebok {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kokebok {f}
cooker {n} (appliance or utensil for cooking)  :: [Bokmål] komfyr {m}; [Nynorsk] komfyr {m}
cookie {n} (bun) SEE: bun  ::
cookie {n} (small, flat baked good, see also: biscuit)  :: [Bokmål] småkake {m} {f}
cooking oil {n} (purified fat)  :: [Bokmål] matolje {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] matolje {m} {f}
Cook Islands {prop} (self-governing country in Oceania)  :: Cookøyene
cool {adj} (having a slightly low temperature)  :: [Bokmål] kjølig, sval; [Nynorsk] kjølig, sval
cool {adj} (not showing emotion, calm)  :: kald, rolig, behersket
cool {adj} (unenthusiastic, lukewarm, skeptical)  :: kald, behersket, reservert
cool {adj} (colloquial: of a person, knowing what to do and how to behave in any situation)  :: rolig, behersket
cool {adj} (colloquial: being considered as "popular" by others)  :: cool, populær
cool {adj} (colloquial: in fashion)  :: stilig, cool, kul
cool {adj} (colloquial: all right, acceptable)  :: grei, ok
cool {adj} (colloquial: not upset)  :: rolig, behersket
cool {v} (to become less intense, e.g. less amicable)  :: hardne
cool {v} (cool down) SEE: cool down  ::
coolant {n} (a fluid)  :: [Bokmål] kjølevæske {m} {f}, kjølevann {n}; [Nynorsk] kjølevæske {f}
cool down {v} (to become cooler (temperature))  :: kjøle
cooling {n} (decrease in temperature)  :: [Bokmål] kjøling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kjøling {f}
cooling tower {n} (tower-shaped building in which warm water is cooled by evaporation)  :: kjøletårn {n}
cooper {n} (craftsman)  :: bøkker {m}
cooperate {v} (to work together)  :: samarbeide
cooperative {adj} (ready to work with another)  :: [Bokmål] samarbeidsvillig {m}
coordinate system {n} (method of representing points in a space)  :: koordinatsystem {n}
coordinate term {n} ((semantics) a term which shares a hypernym with another)  :: koordinatterm {m}
coordination {n} (the act of coordinating, making different people or things work together for a goal or effect)  :: [Bokmål] koordinasjon {m}, samordning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] koordinasjon {m}, samordning {f}
cootchie-cootchie-coo {interj} (said when tickling)  :: dikke-dikke
cootie {n} (louse) SEE: louse  ::
cooze {n} (vagina) SEE: vagina  ::
cooze {n}  :: kuse
cop {n} (police officer)  :: purk {m}
Copenhagen {prop} (capital of Denmark)  :: [Bokmål] København; [Nynorsk] København
Copenhagen {prop} (former county in Denmark)  :: Københavns amt
copper {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] kobber {n}, kopper {n}; [Nynorsk] kopar {m}
coppern {adj} (made of copper) SEE: copper  ::
copper sulphate {n} (the common name for cupric sulphate, CuSO4)  :: [Bokmål] kobbersulfat {n}; [Nynorsk] koparsulfat {n}
copra {n} (dried kernel of coconut)  :: kopra {m}
copse {n} (thicket of small trees or shrubs)  :: skogholt {n}
Coptic {adj} (of or pertaining to the Copts, Coptic Orthodox Church or to the Coptic language)  :: [Bokmål] koptisk; [Nynorsk] koptisk
copula {n} (grammar: linking kind of word)  :: [Bokmål] kopula
copulate {v} (to have sexual intercourse with) SEE: bed  ::
copulate {v} (copulate) SEE: cover  ::
copulate {v} (to have sexual intercourse with someone, something) SEE: mount  ::
copulate {v} (to engage in sexual intercourse) SEE: make love  ::
copulate {v} (take part in a sexual act) SEE: have sex  ::
copulation {n} (copulation) SEE: sexual intercourse  ::
copy {n}  :: kopi {m}
copy {v} (produce something identical)  :: kopiere
copy {v} (imitate)  :: kopiere
copy {v} (radio term)  :: motta
copybook {n} (student's exercise book) SEE: exercise book  ::
copy edit {v} (prepare material for publishing)  :: gjøre korrektur, redigere
copy editing {n} (correction of printed material and preparation)  :: [Bokmål] språkvask {m} (language cleaning), språkvasking {m} {f}
copyright {n} (right to publish)  :: [Bokmål] opphavsrett {m}; [Nynorsk] opphavsrett {m}
coquet {v} (act as a flirt or coquet)  :: kokettere
coquettish {adj} (as a young, flirting girl; flirtatious)  :: kokett
coral {n} (substance)  :: [Bokmål] korall {m}
coral island {n} (coral island)  :: [Bokmål] koralløy {f} {m}; [Nynorsk] koralløy {f}
coral reef {n} (mound or hummock of coral)  :: [Bokmål] korallrev {n}; [Nynorsk] korallrev {n}
cor anglais {n} (woodwind instrument)  :: [Bokmål] engelsk horn {n}, alt-obo {m}; [Nynorsk] engelsk horn {n}
cord {n} (length of twisted strands)  :: tau {n}
cord {n} (wires surrounded by a coating, used to supply electricity)  :: [Bokmål] ledning {m} {f}
core {n} (central part of fruit, containing the kernels or seeds)  :: [Bokmål] kjerne {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerne {m}
core {n} (heart of a thing)  :: [Bokmål] kjerne {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerne {m}
core {n} (center or inner part)  :: [Bokmål] kjerne {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerne {m}
core {n} (most important part of a thing)  :: [Bokmål] kjerne {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerne {m}
core {n} (cylindrical sample)  :: [Bokmål] kjerne {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerne {m}
Corfu {prop} (island)  :: [Bokmål] Korfu; [Nynorsk] Kérkyra
coriander {n} (Coriandrum sativum plant)  :: koriander
Corinth {prop} (city in Greece)  :: Korint
Corinthians {prop} (the name of the book of Acts in the Bible)  :: Korinterne
cork {n} (bark of the cork oak)  :: [Bokmål] kork {m}; [Nynorsk] kork {m}
cork {n} (bottle stopper)  :: [Bokmål] kork {m}; [Nynorsk] kork {m}
cork {n} (angling float)  :: dupp {m}
corkscrew {n} (implement for opening bottles sealed by a cork)  :: [Bokmål] korketrekker {m}; [Nynorsk] korketrekkjar {m}
cormorant {n} (seabird)  :: storskarv
corn {n} (maize) SEE: maize  ::
corn {n} (the fruits of a cereal crop)  :: korn {n}
corncob {n} (core of an ear of corn)  :: maiskolbe {m}
cornea {n} (layer forming the front of the eye)  :: hornhinne {n}
Cornelius {prop} (male given name)  :: Kornelius
corner {n} (point where two converging lines meet) SEE: angle  ::
corner {n} (space in the angle between converging lines or walls)  :: [Bokmål] hjørne
corner {n} (football: corner kick) SEE: corner kick  ::
corner flag {n} (flag marking the corner of a playing field)  :: [Bokmål] hjørneflagg {n}; [Nynorsk] hjørneflagg {n}
corner kick {n} (in soccer)  :: corner, hjørnespark
cornerstone {n} (ceremonial stone)  :: [Bokmål] hjørnestein {m}; [Nynorsk] hjørnestein {m}
cornerstone {n} (that which is prominent, fundamental, noteworthy, or central)  :: [Bokmål] hjørnestein {m}; [Nynorsk] hjørnestein {m}
cornett {n} (wind instrument)  :: [Bokmål] zink {m} {n}, zinke {m} {n}, sink {m} {n}, sinke {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] zink {m} {n}, zinke {m} {n}, sink {m} {n}
cornetto {n} (cornett) SEE: cornett  ::
cornice {n} (horizontal architectural element)  :: [Bokmål] gesims {m}; [Nynorsk] gesims {m}
Cornish {prop} (A Celtic language)  :: kornisk
corn on the cob {n} (cooked ears of corn)  :: [Bokmål] maiskolbe {m}; [Nynorsk] maiskolbe {m}
corn poppy {n} (Papaver rhoeas)  :: kornvalmue
cornrow {n} (braided hair close to the scalp)  :: afrofletter, rastafletter
corny {adj} (excessively sentimental)  :: kårny
Corona Borealis {prop} (a constellation)  :: [Bokmål] Den nordlige krone; [Nynorsk] Nordlege krone
corporal {n} (military rank)  :: [Bokmål] korporal {m}; [Nynorsk] korporal {m}
corpse {n} (dead body)  :: lik {n}; [Bokmål] lik {n}, kadaver {n}
corpus {n} (body) SEE: body  ::
corpus {n} (linguistics: collection of writings)  :: korpus {m}
correction {n} (act of correcting)  :: [Bokmål] korreksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] korreksjon {m}
correctness {n} (freedom from error)  :: [Bokmål] riktighet {m} {f}
correspond {v} (to correspond) SEE: respond  ::
correspondingly {adv} (in a corresponding manner)  :: [Bokmål] tilsvarende
corridor {n} (narrow hall or passage)  :: korridor {m}
corrigendum {n} (error that is to be corrected in a printed work)  :: erratum {n}
corrosion {n} (The act of corroding)  :: [Bokmål] korrosjon {m}; [Nynorsk] korrosjon {m}
corrosion {n} (Erosion by chemical action)  :: [Bokmål] korrosjon {m}; [Nynorsk] korrosjon {m}
corrosive {adj} (destroying texture or substance of a body)  :: [Bokmål] etsende
corrugated iron {n} (building material)  :: bølgeblikk; [Nynorsk] bølgjeblekk
corruption {n}  :: korrupsjon
corset {n} (woman's garment)  :: [Bokmål] korsett {n}; [Nynorsk] korsett {n}
cortege {n} (a ceremonial procession)  :: [Bokmål] kortesje {m}; [Nynorsk] kortesje {m}
cortex {n} (outer layer of an internal organ or body structure)  :: [Bokmål] bark {m}; [Nynorsk] bork {m}
corvette {n} (modern warship)  :: korvett
cos {conj} (because) SEE: because  ::
cosine {n} (trigonometric function)  :: cosinus {m}
cosmetic {adj} (external or superficial)  :: [Bokmål] kosmetisk; [Nynorsk] kosmetisk
cosmetics {n} (preparations to change or enhance the beauty)  :: [Bokmål] kosmetikk {m}; [Nynorsk] kosmetikk {m}
cosmic {adj} (of or from or pertaining to the cosmos or universe)  :: [Bokmål] kosmisk; [Nynorsk] kosmisk
cosmic ray {n} (energetic particle)  :: [Bokmål] kosmisk stråling
cosmological {adj} (of or pertaining to cosmology, or to the overall structure of the universe)  :: [Bokmål] kosmologisk; [Nynorsk] kosmologisk
cosmos {n} (the universe)  :: kosmos {n}
cost {n} (amount of money, time, etc.)  :: [Bokmål] kostnad {m}; [Nynorsk] kostnad {m}
cost {n} (negative consequence or loss)  :: [Bokmål] kostnad {m}; [Nynorsk] kostnad {m}
cost {v} (to incur a charge, a price)  :: [Bokmål] koste; [Nynorsk] koste
costa {n} (rib) SEE: rib  ::
Costa Rica {prop} (country)  :: Costa Rica
Costa Rican {n} (person from Costa Rica)  :: [Bokmål] costaricaner {m}, kostarikaner {m}; [Nynorsk] costarican {m}, costaricanar {m}, kostarikan {m}, kostarikanar {m}
Costa Rican {adj} (pertaining to Costa Rica)  :: [Bokmål] costaricansk, kostarikansk; [Nynorsk] costaricansk, kostarikansk
cost price {n} (cost price)  :: [Bokmål] kostpris {m}; [Nynorsk] kostpris {m}
cost saving {n} (reduction in costs)  :: [Bokmål] kostnadsbesparelse {m}
costume {n} (dress of a particular country, period or people)  :: [Bokmål] drakt {m} {f}, klesdrakt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] drakt {f}, klesdrakt {f}
costume {n} (set of clothes appropriate for a particular occasion)  :: [Bokmål] kostyme {n}; [Nynorsk] kostyme {n}
cosy {adj} (affording comfort and warmth)  :: [Bokmål] koselig; [Nynorsk] koseleg
cot {n} (bed for children)  :: barneseng, sprinkelseng
cot {n} (folding bed) SEE: camp bed  ::
cotangent {n} (trigonometric function)  :: cotangens {m}
cottage cheese {n} (cheese curd product)  :: hytteost {m}
cotton {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] bomullsplante {m} {f}, bomull {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bomullsplante {m} {f}
cotton {n} (fiber)  :: [Bokmål] bomull {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bomull {f}
cotton {n} (fabric)  :: [Bokmål] bomull {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bomull {f}
cotton candy {n} (cotton candy) SEE: candy floss  ::
cotton swab {n} (a small wad of cotton wrapped around the end of a small rod)  :: bomullspinne {m}
couch {n} (furniture for seating of more than one person)  :: [Bokmål] sofa {m}; [Nynorsk] sofa {m}
couch potato {n} (person)  :: sofagris {m}
cough {v} (push air from the lungs)  :: [Bokmål] hoste
could I see the menu, please {phrase} (said to ask for a menu)  :: kan jeg får se på menyen, takk?
council {n} (committee that leads or governs)  :: [Bokmål] råd {n}; [Nynorsk] råd {n}
count {v} (to enumerate or determine number)  :: [Bokmål] telle; [Nynorsk] telja
count {v} (to be of significance; to matter)  :: [Bokmål] regnes; [Nynorsk] telje
count {n} (the act of counting)  :: [Bokmål] opptelling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] oppteljing {f}
count {n} (the result of a tally that reveals the number of items in a set)  :: [Bokmål] opptelling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] oppteljing {f}
count {n} (ruler of a county (m))  :: [Bokmål] greve {m}; [Nynorsk] greve {m}
counter {n} (table or board on which business is transacted)  :: [Bokmål] disk {m}; [Nynorsk] disk {m}
counter-attack {n} (an attack made in response to an attack by the opponents)  :: motangrep {n}
counterbalance {n} (weight balancing an opposite one)  :: [Bokmål] motvekt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] motvekt {f}
counterbalance {n} (force or influence balancing an opposite one)  :: [Bokmål] motvekt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] motvekt {f}
counterclockwise {adj} (anticlockwise) SEE: anticlockwise  ::
counterweight {n} (heavy mass reducing the amount of work which must be done to effect the raising and lowering of something)  :: [Bokmål] motvekt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] motvekt {f}
countess {n} (wife of a count or earl)  :: grevinne {m}
counting {n} (act of making a count)  :: [Bokmål] opptelling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] oppteljing {f}
countless {adj} (too many to count, innumerable)  :: [Bokmål] talløs, tallaus, utallig; [Nynorsk] tallaus
count one's blessings {v} (count one's blessings)  :: [Bokmål] telle sine velsignelser
country {n} (region of land)  :: [Bokmål] land {n}; [Nynorsk] land {n}
country {n} (nation state)  :: [Bokmål] land {n}; [Nynorsk] land {n}
country {n} (the country, rural area, as opposed to the town or city)  :: [Bokmål] land {n}, landsbygd {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] land {n}, landsbygd {f}
country {n} (country music)  :: [Bokmål] country; [Nynorsk] country
country {adj} (of, from or pertaining to the countryside (adjective))  :: landsens
country code {n} (code representing a specific country or area)  :: [Bokmål] landkode {m}, landskode {m}; [Nynorsk] landkode {m}, landskode {m}
countryman {n} (somebody from a certain country)  :: landsmann {m}
countryman {n} (somebody from one's own country)  :: landsmann {m}
countryman {n} (country dweller)  :: landsmann {m}
country of origin {n} (country of origin)  :: [Bokmål] opprinnelsesland {n}
countryside {n} (a rural landscape)  :: [Bokmål] land {n} [usually definite singular only («landet»)]
countryside {n} (a rural area, or the rural part of a larger area)  :: [Bokmål] landsbygd {m} {f}, provins {m}
county {n} (land ruled by a count or countess)  :: [Bokmål] grevskap {n}; [Nynorsk] grevskap {n}
county {n} (administrative region of various countries)  :: [Bokmål] fylke {n}, grevskap {n}; [Nynorsk] fylke {n}, grevskap {n}
coup {n} (coup d'état) SEE: coup d'état  ::
coup de grâce {n} (final blow)  :: nådestøt {n}, nådeskudd {n}
coup d'état {n} (sudden overthrow of a government)  :: [Bokmål] statskupp {n}; [Nynorsk] statskupp {n}
coupler {n} (anything that couples things together)  :: [Bokmål] kobling {m} {f}
coupling {n} (sexual intercourse) SEE: sexual intercourse  ::
coupling {n} (device that couples two things together)  :: [Bokmål] kobling {m} {f}
courage {n} (quality of a confident character)  :: [Bokmål] mot {n}, tapperhet {m}
courage {n}  :: mot {n}
courageous {adj} (brave) SEE: brave  ::
Courland {prop} (region in western Latvia)  :: Kurland
course {n} (learning program)  :: [Bokmål] kurs {n}; [Nynorsk] kurs {n}
course {n} (stage of a meal)  :: rett {m}
course {n} (itinerary of a race)  :: rute {f}
course {n} (sports: trajectory of a ball etc.)  :: bane {m}, kurs {m}
course {n} (nautical: direction of movement of a vessel)  :: [Bokmål] kurs {m}; [Nynorsk] kurs {m}
course {n} (intended passage of voyage)  :: [Bokmål] kurs {m}; [Nynorsk] kurs {m}
course {n} (masonry: row of bricks)  :: skift {n}
course {n}  :: kurs, retning ; kurs {c}
course {n} (racecourse) SEE: racecourse  ::
course {n} (golf course) SEE: golf course  ::
course {n} (path taken by a flow of water) SEE: watercourse  ::
court {n} (collective body of persons composing the retinue of a sovereign or person high in authority)  :: hoff {n}
court {n} (hall, chamber, or place, where justice is administered)  :: [Bokmål] domstol {m}; [Nynorsk] domstol {m}
court {n} (tribunal established for the administration of justice)  :: domstol {c}
courteous {adj} (showing regard for others)  :: [Bokmål] høflig; [Nynorsk] høfleg
courtesy flag {n} (flag flown by a visiting vessel)  :: [Bokmål] gjesteflagg {n}; [Nynorsk] gjesteflagg {n}
court of appeal {n} (appellate court) SEE: appellate court  ::
court of last resort {n} (final court of appeal) SEE: supreme court  ::
court of law {n} (court presided over by a judge)  :: [Bokmål] domstol {m}; [Nynorsk] domstol {m}
court of second instance {n} SEE: appellate court  ::
courtroom {n} (room where a judge presides)  :: [Bokmål] rettssal {m}; [Nynorsk] rettssal {m}
courtyard {n} (unroofed walled area)  :: gårdsplass
cousin {n} (nephew or niece of a parent)  :: fetter {m} [male], kusine {f} [female], søskenbarn {n} [both]
couturier {n} (fashion house) SEE: fashion house  ::
coven {n} (formal group or assembly of witches)  :: hekseforsamling {c}, heksemøte {n}, heksesabbat {m}
cover {v} (to conceal or protect)  :: [Bokmål] dekke
cover charge {n} (amount of money to be paid for entering a bar or restaurant)  :: inngangspenger {m-p}, entré {m}
covert {n} (disguise) SEE: disguise  ::
covet {v} (to wish for with eagerness)  :: attrå
covetous {adj} (Inordinately desirous; excessively eager to obtain and possess (especially money); avaricious)  :: gjerrig
cow {n} (female domesticated ox or other bovine)  :: [Bokmål] ku {f} {m}; [Nynorsk] ku {f}
cow {n} (any domestic bovine regardless of sex or age)  :: ku {f}
cow {n}  :: ku {f}
cow {v} (to intimidate)  :: kue, underkue
coward {n} (a person who lacks courage)  :: [Bokmål] feiging {m}, reddhare {m}; [Nynorsk] feiging {m}, reddhare {m}
cowardice {n} (the lack of courage)  :: [Bokmål] feighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] feigskap {m}
cowardly {adj} (showing cowardice)  :: [Bokmål] feig; [Nynorsk] feig
cowardly {adv} (in the manner of a coward)  :: [Bokmål] feig; [Nynorsk] feig
cowbell {n} (bell worn by cows)  :: [Bokmål] kubjelle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kubjølle {f}
cowbell {n} (musical instrument)  :: [Bokmål] kubjelle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kubjølle {f}
cowberry {n} (shrub and berry Vaccinium vitis-idaea) SEE: lingonberry  ::
cowboy {n} (person who tends cattle)  :: [Bokmål] cowboy {m}; [Nynorsk] cowboy {m}
cowboy {n} (man who identifies with cowboy culture)  :: [Bokmål] cowboy {m}; [Nynorsk] cowboy {m}
cowboy {n} (a dishonest and incompetent worker)  :: [Bokmål] cowboy {m}; [Nynorsk] cowboy {m}
cow elephant {n} (female elephant)  :: [Bokmål] elefantku {f}, elefanthunn {f}, hunnelefant {f}; [Nynorsk] elefantku {f}, elefantho {f}, elefanthoe {f}, hoelefant {f}
cower {v} (to crouch in fear)  :: krympe seg
cowl {n} (monk's hood or robe)  :: [Bokmål] kutte {c}, munkekutte {c}; [Nynorsk] kutte {f}, munkekutte {f}
cowl {n} (covering over engine)  :: cowling {m}, motordeksel {n}
cowmilk {n} (cow's milk) SEE: cow's milk  ::
cow parsley {n} (a weedy biennial umbellifer)  :: [Bokmål] hundekjeks
cowper {n} (cooper) SEE: cooper  ::
cow's milk {n} (white liquid produced by the mammary glands of a cow)  :: [Bokmål] kumelk {m} {f}, kumjølk {f} {m}; [Nynorsk] kumjølk {f}
coxswain {n} (a crew member in a rowing team who gives the rhythm)  :: [Bokmål] styrmann {m}; [Nynorsk] styrmann {m}
coyote {n} (canine)  :: [Bokmål] prærieulv {m}
cozy {adj} (affording comfort and warmth)  :: [Bokmål] koselig, hyggelig; [Nynorsk] koseleg
C-pop {n} (Cantopop) SEE: Cantopop  ::
C-pop {n} (Mandopop) SEE: Mandopop  ::
crab {n} (crustacean)  :: [Bokmål] krabbe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] krabbe {m} {f}
crab louse {n} (insect)  :: flatlus {f}
crack {n} (attempt at something) SEE: try  ::
cracker {n} (firecracker) SEE: firecracker  ::
crackle {n} (a fizzing, popping sound)  :: [Bokmål] sprak {n}, spraking {m} {f}
crackle {v} (make a fizzing sound)  :: [Bokmål] sprake
crack of dawn {n} (sunrise) SEE: sunrise  ::
crack of dawn {n} (crack of dawn) SEE: daybreak  ::
cradle {n} (oscillating bed for a baby)  :: [Bokmål] vugge {m} {f}
cradle song {n} (lullaby) SEE: lullaby  ::
craft {n} (vehicle designed for navigation)  :: [Bokmål] farkost {m}; [Nynorsk] farkost {m}
craft {n} (device; means; art) SEE: device  ::
craftiness {n} (skill in deception, slyness)  :: [Bokmål] forslagenhet {m} {f}, listighet {m} {f}, sluhet {m} {f}
craggy {adj} (characterized by rugged etc. features)  :: forrevet, klippefull
cramp {n} (painful contraction of a muscle)  :: [Bokmål] krampe {m}; [Nynorsk] krampe {m}
cramp {n} (clamp for carpentry or masonry)  :: krampe {m}
cranberry {n} (shrub)  :: [Bokmål] tranebær {n}; [Nynorsk] tranebær {n}
cranberry {n} (berry)  :: [Bokmål] tranebær {n}; [Nynorsk] tranebær {n}
crane {n} (bird)  :: [Bokmål] trane {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] trane {f}
crane {n} (machinery)  :: kran {f}
cranial orbit {n} (eye socket) SEE: eye socket  ::
cranium {n} (skull) SEE: skull  ::
crankset {n}  :: krank {m}
crankshaft {n} (a rotating shaft that drives a crank)  :: [Bokmål] veivaksel {m}; [Nynorsk] veivaksel {m}, veivaksling {m}
crash {n} (vehicle accident)  :: krasje
crash course {n} (quick, intense course)  :: lynkurs
crass {adj} (coarse; crude; not refined, insensitive)  :: krasse
crate {n} (box or basket)  :: [Bokmål] kasse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kasse {f}
crater {n} (astronomy: hemispherical pit)  :: krater {n}
crater {n} (geology: opening of a volcano)  :: krater {n}
crater {n} (pit left by an explosion)  :: krater {n}
Crater {prop} (a constellation)  :: Begeret
crawl {v} (to move along the ground)  :: krype
crawler {n} (sycophant) SEE: sycophant  ::
crazy {adj} (insane, demented)  :: galen, gal, gæren
crazy {adj}  :: gal, galen, gæren, sinnsyk, sprø, vanvittig
crazy {n} (an insane or eccentric person)  :: galning {m}, gærning {m}
cream {n} (oily part of milk)  :: fløte
cream {n} (colour)  :: kremfarge
cream {n} (the best part)  :: krem {m}
cream {n} (product to apply to the skin)  :: krem
cream {adj} (colour)  :: fløte farget
crease {n} (mark made by folding)  :: fold {m}
create {v} (to put into existence)  :: skape
creation {n} (something created such as an invention or artwork)  :: [Bokmål] [by a fashion house] kreasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] [by a fashion house] kreasjon {m}
creationary {adj} (of or relating to creation)  :: [Bokmål] kreasjonær; [Nynorsk] kreasjonær
creationism {n} (any creationary theory or belief system)  :: [Bokmål] kreasjonisme {m}; [Nynorsk] kreasjonisme {m}
creationist {n} (a proponent or supporter of creationism)  :: [Bokmål] kreajonist {m}; [Nynorsk] kreajonist {m}
creationist {adj} (of or relating to creationism)  :: [Bokmål] kreasjonistisk; [Nynorsk] kreasjonistisk
creationistic {adj} (of or pertaining to creationism)  :: [Bokmål] kreasjonistisk; [Nynorsk] kreasjonistisk
creative {adj} (having the ability to create)  :: skapende
creative {adj} (original, expressive, and imaginative)  :: oppfinnsom, kreativ
creative {n}  :: kreativ
creative work {n} (manifestation of creative effort)  :: [Bokmål] åndsverk {n}; [Nynorsk] åndsverk {n}
creator {n} (one who creates)  :: [Bokmål] skaper {m}, opphavsperson {m}; [Nynorsk] opphavsperson {m}
creature {n} (living being)  :: skapning {c}
credit {v} (to add to an account)  :: kreditere
credit card {n} (card connected to a credit account used to buy goods or services)  :: kredittkort {n}, bankkort {n}
credit where credit's due {phrase} (praise)  :: [Bokmål] æres den som æres bør
creditworthy {adj} (Having an acceptable credit rating)  :: [Bokmål] kredittverdig; [Nynorsk] kredittverdig
credulous {adj} (excessively ready to believe things)  :: [Bokmål] godtroende
Cree {prop} (Algonquian language spoken by this people)  :: cree
creed {n} (that which is believed)  :: tro {m}
creed {n} (reading or statement of belief that summarizes the faith it represents)  :: trosbekjennelse {m}
creed {v} (believe)  :: tro
creek {n} (stream of water)  :: bekk, liten elv
creep {v} (to move slowly with the abdomen close to the ground) SEE: crawl  ::
cremate {v} (incinerate a body)  :: [Bokmål] kremere; [Nynorsk] kremere, kremera
cremation {n} (burning)  :: [Bokmål] kremasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] kremasjon {m}
crematorium {n} (place where dead bodies are cremated)  :: [Bokmål] krematorium {n}; [Nynorsk] krematorium {n}
crematory {n} (crematorium) SEE: crematorium  ::
creme de la creme {n} (crème de la crème) SEE: crème de la crème  ::
creosote {n} (liquid obtained from wood or tar)  :: [Bokmål] kreosot {m}; [Nynorsk] kreosot {m}
crescent {n} (figure of the moon)  :: månesigd {m}
crescent moon {n} (the moon as it appears in its first or last quarter)  :: månesigd {m}, halvmåne {m}
Cretan {adj} (relating to Crete)  :: [Bokmål] kretisk; [Nynorsk] kretisk
Cretan {n} (inhabitant)  :: [Bokmål] kreter {m}; [Nynorsk] kretar {m}
Crete {prop} (island)  :: [Bokmål] Kreta; [Nynorsk] Kreta
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease {n} (Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease)  :: Creutzfeldt-Jakobs sykdom {c}
crevasse {n} (a crack or fissure in a glacier or snow field)  :: bre {m}, isbre {m}
crew {n} (non-officer nautical personnel)  :: [Bokmål] (including officers) besetning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] (including officers) besetning {m} {f}
crew {n} (group of people working on common task)  :: [Bokmål] arbeidsgruppe {m} {f}, stab {m}
crew {n}  :: mannskap
crew cut {n} (a haircut)  :: hockeysveis {m}
crib {n} (a child's bed) SEE: cot  ::
cricket {n} (game)  :: cricket {m}
crime {n} (act violating the law)  :: [Bokmål] forbrytelse
crime {n} (practice or habit of committing crimes)  :: kriminalitet {m}
Crimea {prop} (peninsula, see also: Crimean peninsula)  :: Krim
Crimean {prop} (Crimea) SEE: Crimea  ::
crime scene {n} (location of a crime)  :: åsted
criminal {adj} (being against the law)  :: [Bokmål] kriminell; [Nynorsk] kriminell
criminal {adj} (guilty of breaking the law)  :: [Bokmål] kriminell; [Nynorsk] kriminell
criminal {adj} (of or relating to crime)  :: [Bokmål] kriminell; [Nynorsk] kriminell
criminal {n} (person guilty of a crime, breaking the law)  :: [Bokmål] kriminell, forbryter {m}; [Nynorsk] forbrytar {m}
criminal code {n} (document which compiles a particular jurisdiction's criminal law)  :: [Bokmål] straffelov {m}; [Nynorsk] straffelov {f} {m}
criminal law {n} (area of law)  :: [Bokmål] strafferett {m}; [Nynorsk] strafferett {m}
criminal offence {n} (crime) SEE: crime  ::
crimson {v} (blush) SEE: blush  ::
crimson tide {n} (menstruation) SEE: menstruation  ::
cripple {adj} (Crippled)  :: krøpling
cripple {n} (person who has severe impairment in his physical abilities)  :: krøpling
crisis {n} (unstable situation in political, social, economic or military affairs)  :: [Bokmål] krise
crisis {n}  :: krise
crispbread {n} (Nordic-style flat dry bread)  :: knekkebrød
criterion {n} (standard for comparison and judgment)  :: kriterium {m}
criticise {v} (to evaluate)  :: kritisere
criticise {v} (to find fault)  :: [Bokmål] kritisere
criticize {v} (to evaluate) SEE: criticise  ::
criticize {v} (to find fault) SEE: criticise  ::
crème de la crème {n} (best of the best)  :: crème de la crème, kremen av kremen, der oppe
Croatia {prop} (Country in Europe)  :: [Bokmål] Kroatia; [Nynorsk] Kroatia
Croatian {adj} (of or pertaining to Croatia)  :: [Bokmål] kroatisk; [Nynorsk] kroatisk
Croatian {n} (person of Croatia)  :: [Bokmål] kroat {m}; [Nynorsk] kroat {m}
Croatian {prop} (the standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian)  :: [Bokmål] kroatisk {m}; [Nynorsk] kroatisk {m}
Croatian Sheepdog {n} (Croatian Sheepdog)  :: [Bokmål] kroatisk gjeterhund {m}
crockery {n} (plates, dishes and other eating and serving tableware)  :: servise {n}
crocodile {n} (reptile)  :: [Bokmål] krokodille {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] krokodille {m} {f}
crocodile tear {n} (display of tears that is forced or false)  :: krokodilletårer {m-p}
crocus {n} (plant of genus Crocus)  :: [Bokmål] krokus {m}; [Nynorsk] krokus {m}
crony {n} (Close friend)  :: [Bokmål] kompanjong {m}, kumpan {m}; [Nynorsk] kompanjong {m}, kumpan {m}
cronyism {n} (favoritism to friends without regard for their qualifications)  :: [Bokmål] nepotisme {m}, kameraderi {n}, klikkvesen {n}; [Nynorsk] nepotisme {m}, kameraderi {n}, klikkvesen {n}, klikkevesen {n}
crook {n} (a criminal who steals)  :: [Bokmål] skurk {m}
crop {n} (part of bird's or animal’s alimentary tract)  :: [Bokmål] kro {m}; [Nynorsk] kro {f}
cross {n} (geometrical figure)  :: kryss {n}
cross {n} (wooden post with a perpendicular beam, used for crucifixion)  :: kors {n}
cross {n} (biology: animal or plant produced by crossbreeding or cross-fertilization)  :: [Bokmål] krysning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] krysning {m} {f}
cross {v} (go from one side of something to the other)  :: krysse
cross- {prefix} (indicating a direction (across))  :: [Bokmål] tverr-; [Nynorsk] tverr-
crossbar {n} (top of the goal structure)  :: [Bokmål] tverrligger {m}
crossbar {n} (top tube of a bicycle frame)  :: [Bokmål] stang {m} {f}
cross-border {adj} (taking place across a border)  :: [Bokmål] grenseoverskridende
crossbow {n} (mechanised weapon based on the bow)  :: [Bokmål] armbrøst {m}; [Nynorsk] armbrøst {m}
cross country {n} (running sport)  :: [Bokmål] terrengløp {n}; [Nynorsk] terrengløp {n}, terrenglaup {n}
cross-country skiing {n} (winter sport)  :: [uncountable] langrenn {n}
cross-country skiing {n} (leisure activity)  :: [uncountable] langrenn {n}
crosshatch {v} (to mark or fill with a crosshatch pattern)  :: skravere
crossing {n} (intersection where roads, lines, or tracks cross)  :: kryss {n}
crossing {n} (voyage across a body of water)  :: [Bokmål] overfart {m}; [Nynorsk] overfart {m}
cross-party {adj} (pertaining to two or more political parties)  :: [Bokmål] tverrpolitisk; [Nynorsk] tverrpolitisk
cross-reference {n} (a reference to another location in the same source)  :: kryssreferanse
cross-reference {v} (provide with cross-reference)  :: kryssreferere, kryssreferanse
crossroad {n} (crossroads) SEE: crossroads  ::
crossroads {n} (intersection)  :: [Bokmål] gatekryss {n}, veikryss {n}, vegkryss {n}; [Nynorsk] gatekryss {n}, vegkryss {n}
cross section {n} (section formed by a plane cutting through an object)  :: tverrsnitt {n}
cross section {n} ((mathematics, statistics) representative sample)  :: tverrsnitt {n}
cross section {n} ((physics) probability of a particular nuclear reaction)  :: tverrsnitt {n}
cross swords {v} (to fight with someone) SEE: duel  ::
crosswind {n} (crosswind)  :: [Bokmål] sidevind {m}; [Nynorsk] sidevind {m}
crossword {n} (word puzzle)  :: kryssord
crossword puzzle {n} (crossword) SEE: crossword  ::
crotch {n} (area where something forks)  :: forgrening {m} {f}
crotch {n} (area of a person’s body)  :: skritt {n}, skrev {n}
crow {n} (any bird of the genus Corvus)  :: kråke {f}
crow {v} (to make the sound of a rooster)  :: gale
crowbar {n} (iron or steel bar used as a lever to manually force things apart)  :: brekkjern {n}, kubein {n}
crowberry {n} (the genus Empetrum)  :: krekling
crowberry {n} (the species Empetrum nigrum)  :: krekling
crowd {n} (group of people)  :: flokk {m}, mengde {m}, folkehav {n}, folkemengde
crowd {n} (group of things)  :: haug {m}
crowdfunding {n} (pooling of money for a common goal)  :: folkefinansiering
crowdsourcing {n} (delegating a task)  :: crowdsourcing {m} {f}
crown {n} (royal headdress)  :: krone {c}
crown {n} (representation of such a headdress)  :: krone
crown {n} (topmost part of of the head)  :: isse {m}
crown prince {n} (next king)  :: [Bokmål] kronprins {m}; [Nynorsk] kronprins {m}
crown prince {n} (next emperor)  :: kronprins {m}
crown princess {n} (the heiress apparent to the throne in a monarchy)  :: kronprinsesse
crucial {adj} (extremely important)  :: [Bokmål] avgjørende
crucifix {n} (object)  :: krusifiks
crucifixion {n} (execution by being nailed or tied to an upright cross)  :: korsfestelse {m}
crucify {v} (to execute a person by nailing to a crucifix)  :: [Bokmål] korsfeste; [Nynorsk] korsfeste
crude {n} (crude oil) SEE: crude oil  ::
crude oil {n} (unrefined oil)  :: [Bokmål] råolje {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] råolje {m} {f}
cruel {adj} (not nice; mean; heartless)  :: grusom
cruelty {n} (indifference to suffering)  :: [Bokmål] grusomhet {m} {f}
cruelty {n} (positive pleasure in inflicting suffering)  :: [Bokmål] grusomhet {m} {f}
cruelty {n} (cruel act)  :: [Bokmål] grusomhet {m} {f}
cruise {n} (sea voyage)  :: cruise {n}
cruise missile {n} (winged missile)  :: [Bokmål] krysserrakett {m}, kryssermissil {n}; [Nynorsk] kryssarrakett {m}
cruiser {n} (class of warships)  :: [Bokmål] krysser {m}; [Nynorsk] kryssar {m}
cruise ship {n} (passenger ship)  :: [Bokmål] cruiseskip {n}; [Nynorsk] cruiseskip {n}
crumble {v} (to fall apart)  :: falle i grus
crumble {v} (to render into crumbs)  :: smuldre
crunchy {adj} (likely to crunch)  :: knasende; [Nynorsk] krasete, knasande, sprø
crusade {n} (military expedition)  :: korstog {n}
crusade {n} (grand concerted effort)  :: [Bokmål] korstog {n}; [Nynorsk] krossferd {f}, krosstog {n}, korstog {n}
Crusade {n} (campaigns by Christian forces to the Holy Land)  :: korstog
crusader {n} (person engaged in a crusade)  :: [Bokmål] korsfarer {m}
crush {v} (to press or bruise between two hard bodies)  :: sammenpresse
crush {v} (to reduce to fine particles by pounding or grinding)  :: finknuse
crush {v} (to overwhelm by pressure or weight)  :: sammentrykke
crush {v} (to oppress or burden grievously)  :: knuse
crush {v} (to overcome completely)  :: knuse
crush {v} (to be or become broken down or in)  :: [Bokmål] knuse
crushed {adj} (pulverised)  :: [Bokmål] knust
crushing {adj} (that crushes)  :: knusende
crust {n} (any solid, hard surface layer)  :: skare {m} (crust of snow)
crust {n} (outer layer of bread)  :: skorpe {m} {f}
crust {n} (outermost layer of a planet)  :: skorpe {m}
crustacean {n} (arthropod of the subphylum Crustacea)  :: [Bokmål] krepsdyr; [Nynorsk] krepsdyr
crutch {n} (crotch) SEE: crotch  ::
crutch {n} (device to assist in motion as a cane)  :: [Bokmål] krykke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] krykke {f}, krykkje {f}
crux {n} ((heraldry) cross on a coat of arms) SEE: cross  ::
cry {v} (intransitive: to weep)  :: [Bokmål] gråte
crying {n} (Action of the verb cry)  :: [Bokmål] gråt {m}; [Nynorsk] gråt {m}
cry over spilt milk {v} (to worry about unfortunate events which have already happened)  :: ikke gråt over spilt melk
cryovolcano {n} (cryovolcano)  :: isvulkan
cryptic crossword {n} (type of crossword)  :: [Bokmål] kryptisk kryssord {n}; [Nynorsk] kryptisk kryssord {n}
cryptocracy {n} (a form of government)  :: kryptokrati {n}
cryptovirus {n} (malware)  :: kryptovirus {n}, krypteringsvirus {n}
crystal {n} (array of atoms)  :: [Bokmål] krystall {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] krystall {m} {n}
crystal {n} (glassware)  :: [Bokmål] krystall {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] krystall {m} {n}
crystal {n} ((used attributively))  :: [Bokmål] krystall-; [Nynorsk] krystall-
crystal ball {n} (globe used to foretell the future)  :: spådomskule {m} {f}, krystallkule {m} {f}
crystal clear {adj} (completely clear and understood)  :: [Bokmål] krystallklar; [Nynorsk] krystallklar, krystallklår
crystal clear {adj} (visually clear)  :: [Bokmål] krystallklar; [Nynorsk] krystallklar, krystallklår
crystalline {adj} (relating to crystals)  :: [Bokmål] krystallinsk; [Nynorsk] krystallinsk
crystal set {n} (an early kind of radio receiver)  :: [Bokmål] krystallapparat {n}, krystallmottaker {m}; [Nynorsk] krystallapparat {n}, krystallmottakar {m}
C-section {n} (Caesarean section) SEE: Caesarean section  ::
Côte d'Ivoire {prop} (the Ivory Coast)  :: [Bokmål] Elfenbenskysten; [Nynorsk] Elfenbeinskysten
Cuba {prop} (country and largest island in Caribbean)  :: Cuba
Cuban {n} (a person from Cuba)  :: [Bokmål] cubaner {m}, kubaner {m}; [Nynorsk] cuban {m}, cubanar {m}, kuban {m}, kubanar {m}
Cuban {adj} (of or pertaining to Cuba)  :: [Bokmål] cubansk, kubansk; [Nynorsk] cubansk, kubansk
cube {n} (geometry: polyhedron having of six identical square faces)  :: [Bokmål] kube {m}; [Nynorsk] kube {m}
cubic meter {n} (cubic metre) SEE: cubic metre  ::
cubic metre {n} (unit of volume)  :: [Bokmål] kubikkmeter {m}; [Nynorsk] kubikkmeter {m}
cuckoo {n} (the bird)  :: [Bokmål] gjøk {m}; [Nynorsk] gauk {m}
cuckoo {n} (the sound)  :: ko-ko {n}
cuckoo clock {n} (clock)  :: [Bokmål] gjøkur {n}; [Nynorsk] gaukur {n}
cucullated {adj} (having a hood) SEE: hooded  ::
cucumber {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] agurk {m}; [Nynorsk] agurk {m}
cucumber {n} (edible fruit)  :: [Bokmål] agurk {m}; [Nynorsk] agurk {m}
cud {n} (a portion of food)  :: drøv {n}
cuddly toy {n} (cuddly toy) SEE: stuffed animal  ::
cue {n} (name of the letter Q, q)  :: ku
cuff {n} (the end of a shirt sleeve that covers the wrist)  :: [Bokmål] mansjett {m}; [Nynorsk] mansjett {m}
cuff {v} (to handcuff) SEE: handcuff  ::
cufflink {n} (button used to hold a sleeve cuff together)  :: [Bokmål] mansjettknapp {m}; [Nynorsk] mansjettknapp {m}
cuirass {n} (piece of defensive armor, covering the body from the neck to the girdle)  :: kyrass {n}
cuisine {n} (characteristic style of preparing food)  :: [Bokmål] kjøkken {n}; [Nynorsk] kjøken {n}, kjøkken {n}
cul-de-sac {n} (circular area at the end of a dead end street)  :: snuplass {m}
cul-de-sac {n} (blind alley) SEE: dead end  ::
culinary {adj} (relating to the practice of cookery or the activity of cooking)  :: [Bokmål] kulinarisk; [Nynorsk] kulinarisk
cull {v} (to pick or take someone or something)  :: [Bokmål] plukke, plukke ut
cull {v} (to select animals from a group and then kill them)  :: [Bokmål] avskyte
culprit {n} (culprit)  :: [Bokmål] synder {m}
cult {n} (a sect)  :: [Bokmål] kult, sekt; [Nynorsk] kult
cult {n}  :: kult
cultivable {adj} (capable of being cultivated)  :: [Bokmål] dyrkbar; [Nynorsk] dyrkbar
cultural {adj} (pertaining to culture)  :: [Bokmål] kulturell; [Nynorsk] kulturell
culture {n} (arts, customs and habits)  :: kultur {m}
culture {n} (the beliefs, values, behavior and material objects that constitute a people's way of life)  :: kultur {m}
culver {n} (Columba palumbus) SEE: wood pigeon  ::
cum {n} (slang: semen)  :: sperm {m}, sæd {m}
cum {v} (slang: have an orgasm; ejaculate)  :: ejakulere, sæde
cumbersome {adj} (not easily managed or handled; awkward)  :: [Bokmål] uhåndterlig
cumin {n} (plant Cuminum cyminum)  :: spisskummen, spisskarve
cumin {n} (its seed used as spice)  :: spisskummen, spisskarve
cunning {adj}  :: listig, snedig, slu
cunning {n} (skill of being sly or deceitful)  :: snedighet {m}
cunt {n} (genitalia)  :: fitte {c}, kuse {c}, mus {c}
cunt {n} (unpleasant or objectionable person)  :: fitte {c}
cuntface {n} (Term of abuse)  :: fittetryne {n}
cup {n} (drinking vessel)  :: kopp
cup {n} (part of bra)  :: [Bokmål] skål {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] skål {f}
cup {n} (suction cup) SEE: suction cup  ::
cupboard {n} (enclosed storage)  :: [Bokmål] skap {n}
Cup Final {n} (last match in a competition)  :: [Bokmål] cupfinale {m}; [Nynorsk] cupfinale {m}
curd cheese {n} (cottage cheese) SEE: cottage cheese  ::
cure {v} (to restore to health)  :: [Bokmål] helbrede
cure {v} (to bring (a disease) to an end)  :: [Bokmål] helbrede
curfew {n} (a regulation requiring people to be off the streets and in their homes by a certain time)  :: [Bokmål] portforbud {n}; [Nynorsk] portforbod {n}
curiosity {n} (inquisitiveness; the tendency to ask questions, investigate, or explore)  :: [Bokmål] nysgjerrighet {m} {f}
curiosity killed the cat {proverb} (undue curiosity is dangerous)  :: nysgjerrighet drepte katten
curious {adj} (inquisitive)  :: nysgjerrig
curium {n} (chemical element)  :: curium
curler {n} (cylindrical tube for curling hair) SEE: hair roller  ::
currant {n} (fruit)  :: rips {m}, ripsbær {n}
currant {n} (bush)  :: ripsbærbusk {c}
currency {n} (money or other item used to facilitate transactions)  :: [Bokmål] valuta {m}; [Nynorsk] valuta {m}
current {n} (part of a fluid that moves continuously in a certain direction)  :: [Bokmål] strøm {m}; [Nynorsk] straum {m}
current {n} (time rate of flow of electric charge)  :: [Bokmål] strøm {m}, strømstyrke {m}; [Nynorsk] straum {m}, straumstyrke {m}
current {adj} (existing or occurring at the moment)  :: [Bokmål] aktuell, nåværende, dagsaktuell; [Nynorsk] aktuell, noverande, dagsaktuell
current {adj} (generally accepted, used, practiced, or prevalent at the moment)  :: aktuell, nåværende, gjeldende
current account {n} (checking account)  :: [Bokmål] brukskonto {m}; [Nynorsk] brukskonto {m}
current affairs {n} (current events) SEE: current events  ::
current asset {n} (finance: an organization's fixed assets)  :: [Bokmål] omløpsmiddel {n}
current events {n} (news items)  :: aktuelle hendelser
curry {n} (sauce or relish)  :: [Bokmål] karri {m}; [Nynorsk] karri {m}
curse {n} (supernatural detriment)  :: forbannelse {m}
curse {n} (vulgar epithet)  :: [Bokmål] ed {m}, banneord {n}; [Nynorsk] eid {m}, bannord {n}
curse {v} (to place a curse upon)  :: forbanne
curse word {n} (vulgarity) SEE: swear word  ::
cursive {adj} (having successive letters joined together)  :: kursiv
cursor {n} (GUI: indicator of where the next insertation or other edit will take place)  :: [Bokmål] markør {m}; [Nynorsk] markør {m}
curtain {n} (piece of cloth covering a window)  :: [Bokmål] gardin {m} {f} {n}; [Nynorsk] gardin {f} {n}
curtsey {v} (to make a curtsey)  :: neie
curvature {n} (the shape of something curved)  :: [Bokmål] krumning {m} {f}
curvature {n} (mathematics: the extent to which a subspace is curved within a metric space)  :: [Bokmål] krumning {m} {f}
curve {n} (gentle bend)  :: [Bokmål] kurve {m}; [Nynorsk] kurve {f}
curve {n} (curved line)  :: [Bokmål] kurve {m}; [Nynorsk] kurve {f}
curve {n} (geometry: one-dimensional figure)  :: [Bokmål] kurve {m}; [Nynorsk] kurve {f}
curved {adj} (having a curve or curves)  :: [Bokmål] buet, bua; [Nynorsk] boga
curvy {adj} (buxom) SEE: buxom  ::
cusk {n} (cod-like fish)  :: [Bokmål] brosme {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] brosme {f}
cuss {v} (to use cursing)  :: [Bokmål] banne; [Nynorsk] banna
custard {n} (sauce)  :: [Bokmål] vaniljesaus {m}
custody {n} (legal right to take care of something or somebody)  :: [Bokmål] omsorgsrett {m} [of a child]; [Nynorsk] omsorgsrett {m} [of a child]
custody {n} (temporary possession)  :: [Bokmål] varetekt {m} {f}, forvaring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] varetekt {f}, forvaring {f}
custody {n} (state of being imprisoned or detained)  :: [Bokmål] varetekt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] varetekt {f}
custom {n} (frequent repetition of the same act)  :: [Bokmål] bruk {m}, skikk
customer {n} (one who purchases or receives a product or service)  :: [Bokmål] kunde
custom house {n} (official building, in a port, where customs are collected and shipping is cleared for entry and exit)  :: [Bokmål] toll {m}
customs {n} (custom house) SEE: custom house  ::
customs declaration {n} (statement)  :: [Bokmål] tolldeklarasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] tolldeklarasjon {m}
customs value {n} (value of an item for the purposes of customs)  :: [Bokmål] tollverdi {m}
cut {n} (act of cutting)  :: kutt {n}
cut {n} (slab of meat)  :: [Bokmål] stykningsdel {m}, stykke {n}
cute {adj} (having features mainly attributed to infants and small or cuddly animals)  :: søt
cutlass {n} (machete) SEE: machete  ::
cutlass {n} (a short sword with a curved blade)  :: huggert
cutlery {n} (eating and serving utensils)  :: [Bokmål] bestikk {n}; [Nynorsk] bestikk {n}
cutlet {n} (meat chop)  :: [Bokmål] kotelett {m}; [Nynorsk] kotelett {m}
cut-out {n} (space or hole produced by cutting)  :: [Bokmål] utskjæring {m} {f}, [attributive] utskåret
cutting {n} (a leaf, stem, branch, or root removed from a plant)  :: skjæring
cutting board {n} (chopping board) SEE: chopping board  ::
cuttlefish {n} (any of various squidlike mollusks)  :: blekksprut
cut to the chase {v} (to get to the point)  :: komme til poenget
cwm {n} (valley head created through glacial erosion)  :: [Bokmål] botn {m}; [Nynorsk] botn {m}
cyberbullying {n} (bullying online)  :: [Bokmål] digital mobbing {m} {f}, nettmobbing {m} {f}, internettmobbing {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] digital mobbing {f}, nettmobbing {f}, internettmobbing {f}
cyberspace {n} (world of information)  :: kyberrom {m}
Cyclades {prop} (island chain)  :: [Bokmål] Kykladene; [Nynorsk] Kykladane
cycle {v} (to ride a cycle)  :: [Bokmål] sykle; [Nynorsk] sykla, sykle
cycle {n} (vehicle) SEE: bicycle  ::
cycle lane {n} (part of road designated for cyclists) SEE: bicycle lane  ::
cycle path {n} (path segregated for bicycles) SEE: bicycle path  ::
cycling {n} (The sport of riding and racing bicycles)  :: [Bokmål] sykling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sykling {f}
cyclist {n} (person who rides a cycle)  :: [Bokmål] syklist {m}; [Nynorsk] syklist {m}
cyclone {n} (rotating system of winds)  :: [Bokmål] syklon {m}; [Nynorsk] syklon {m}
cyclone {n} (Southeastern and Indian Ocean weather phenomenon)  :: [Bokmål] syklon {m}; [Nynorsk] syklon {m}
cyclops {n} (giant of mythology)  :: [Nynorsk] kyklop {m}
cygnet {n} (young of a swan)  :: [Bokmål] svaneunge {m}; [Nynorsk] svaneunge {m}
cylinder head {n} (part of an internal combustion engine)  :: topplokk {n}
cylindrical {adj} (shaped like a cylinder)  :: [Bokmål] sylindrisk; [Nynorsk] sylindrisk
cymbal {n} (a concave plate of brass or bronze that produces a sharp, ringing sound when struck)  :: [Bokmål] bekken {n}, cymbal {m}; [Nynorsk] bekken {n}, cymbal {m}
cymose {adj} (botany: having a flower cluster with stems ending in a flower that opens before those below it)  :: cymøs
cynic {n} (A person who believes that all people are motivated by selfishness)  :: [Bokmål] kyniker {m}; [Nynorsk] kynikar {m}
cynic {n} (A person whose outlook is scornfully negative)  :: [Bokmål] kyniker {m}; [Nynorsk] kynikar {m}
cynical {adj} (of or relating to the belief that human actions are motivated by base desires or selfishness)  :: [Bokmål] kynisk; [Nynorsk] kynisk
cynicism {n} (skeptical, scornful or pessimistic attitude)  :: kynisme {m}
cypress {n} (an evergreen coniferous tree)  :: sypress {m}
Cypriot {n} (Person from Cyprus)  :: [Bokmål] kypriot {m}; [Nynorsk] kypriot {m}
Cypriot {adj} (Of, from or relating to Cyprus)  :: [Bokmål] kypriotisk; [Nynorsk] kypriotisk
Cyprus {prop} (country)  :: Kypros
cyst {n} (sac which develops in the natural cavities of an organ)  :: [Bokmål] cyste {m}; [Nynorsk] cyste {m}
Czech {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to the country, people, culture or language)  :: [Bokmål] tsjekkisk; [Nynorsk] tsjekkisk
Czech {n} (person)  :: [Bokmål] tsjekker {m}; [Nynorsk] tsjekkar {m}
Czech {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] tsjekkisk {m}; [Nynorsk] tsjekkisk {m}
Czechia {prop} (country in Europe)  :: Tsjekkia
Czechoslovakia {prop} (former country in Central Europe)  :: [Bokmål] Tsjekkoslovakia; [Nynorsk] Tsjekkoslovakia
Czecho-Slovakia {prop} (dated form of Czechoslovakia)  :: Tsjekko-Slovakia
Czech Republic {prop} (country in Central Europe)  :: Den tsjekkiske republikk, Tsjekkia