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fabaceous {adj} (beanlike) SEE: beanlike  ::
fable {n} (fictitious narration to enforce some useful truth or precept)  :: [Bokmål] fabel {m}; [Nynorsk] fabel {m}
fabric {n} (framework underlying a structure)  :: [Bokmål] byggesten {m}, struktur {m}
fabric {n} (material made of fibers)  :: [Bokmål] tøy {n}, stoff {n}
fabric {n}  :: tekstil
fabric softener {n} (a chemical agent used to prevent static cling and make fabric softer)  :: [Bokmål] tøymykner {m}
fabulous {adj} (very good; wonderful)  :: fabelaktig
facade {n} (façade) SEE: façade  ::
face {n} (amount expressed on a bill, note, bond, etc.) SEE: face value  ::
face {n} (computing: interface) SEE: interface  ::
face {n} (facial expression)  :: mine {m}
face {n} (front part of head)  :: ansikt {n}, fjes {n}; [Nynorsk] andlet {n}
face {n} (geometry: bounding surface of a polyhedron)  :: flate {m}, side {m}
face {n} (numbered dial of a clock or watch) SEE: clockface  ::
face {n} (one's complete facial cosmetic application) SEE: makeup  ::
face {n} (public image)  :: anseelse {m}
face {n} (slang: the mouth)  :: kjeft {m}
face {n} (surface, especially a front or outer one)  :: side {m}
face {n} (typography: typeface) SEE: typeface  ::
Facebook {prop} (a social-networking website)  :: facebook, fjesbok {f}
face to face {adv} (in person)  :: [Bokmål] ansikt til ansikt, under fire øyne
face-to-face {adv} (face to face) SEE: face to face  ::
face value {n} (the stated value or amount)  :: [Bokmål] pålydende verdi {m}, valør {m}; [Nynorsk] pålydande verdi {m}, valør {m}
facilitate {v} (to make easy or easier)  :: [Bokmål] gjøre lettere, forenkle; [Nynorsk] gjere lettare, forenkle, forenkla
facsimile {v} (fax) SEE: fax  ::
fact {n} (an honest observation)  :: faktum {n}
factor {n} (influence)  :: faktor {m}, årsak {m}
factor {n} (integral part)  :: faktor {m}
factor {n} (mathematical sense)  :: faktor {m}
factor {v} (to find all factors of a number)  :: faktorisere
factorise {v} (to create a list of factors)  :: [Bokmål] faktorisere
factorise {v} (to divide an expression into a listing of items)  :: [Bokmål] faktorisere
factory {n} (manufacturing place)  :: fabrikk {m}
faculty {n} (ability, skill, or power)  :: [Bokmål] evne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] evne {f}
faculty {n} (division of a university)  :: [Bokmål] fakultet {n}; [Nynorsk] fakultet {n}
faculty {n} (scholarly staff at colleges or universities)  :: [Bokmål] fakultet {n}; [Nynorsk] fakultet {n}
fad {n} (phenomenon)  :: trend {m}
fade {v} (to become faded)  :: [Bokmål] svekkes [reflexive], forgå, falme
fag-end {n} (cigarette butt) SEE: butt  ::
faggot {n} (male homosexual) SEE: fag  ::
fail {v} (be negligent)  :: svikte
fail {v} (be unsuccessful)  :: mislykkes
fail {v} (cease to operate)  :: feile
fail {v} (not achieve a goal)  :: mislykkes
failure {n} (state or condition of opposite success)  :: fiasko {m}, misære {m}
failure {n} (termination of the ability of an item to perform its required function)  :: svikt {m}
faint {v} (to lose consciousness)  :: besvime, svime av
fairheaded {adj} (blond) SEE: blond  ::
fair sex {n} (women)  :: [Bokmål] det smukke kjønn {n}
fairy {n} (mythical being)  :: fe
fairy floss {n} (fairy floss) SEE: candy floss  ::
fairy ring {n} (ring of fungi)  :: heksering {m}
fairy tale {n} (a folktale)  :: eventyr {n}
faith {n} (feeling that something is true)  :: tro {m}
faithful {adj} (consistent with reality)  :: tro
faithful {adj} (having faith)  :: troende
faithful {adj} (loyal; adhering firmly to person or cause)  :: trofast
faithful {adj} (reliable; worthy of trust)  :: etterrettelig
fakir {n} (ascetic mendicant)  :: fakir {m}
falcon {n} (bird of the genus Falco)  :: [Bokmål] falk {m}; [Nynorsk] falk {m}
Falkland Islands {prop} (overseas territory of the UK in the South Atlantic)  :: Falklandsøyene
fall {n} (act of moving in gas or vacuum under the effect of gravity from a point to a lower point)  :: fall {n}
fall {n} (season) SEE: autumn  ::
fall {v} (move to a lower position under the effect of gravity)  :: falle
fall {v} (prostrate oneself)  :: kaste seg
fallacy {n} (false argument)  :: [Bokmål] tankefeil {m}
falling star {n} (shooting star) SEE: shooting star  ::
fall in love {v} (to come to have feelings of love)  :: forelske
fallow {adj} (of land, left unseeded)  :: [Bokmål] brakk; [Nynorsk] brakk
fallow deer {n} (Dama dama, a ruminant mammal)  :: dåhjort, dådyr
false acacia {n} (black locust) SEE: black locust  ::
false alder {n} (American winterberry) SEE: American winterberry  ::
false friend {n} (word in a language that bears a deceptive resemblance to a word in another language but in fact has a different meaning)  :: falsk venn
false negative {n} (statistics: type II error) SEE: type II error  ::
falter {v} (To stammer) SEE: stammer  ::
family {adj} ((slang) homosexual)  :: skeiv
family {n} (immediate family, e.g. parents and their children)  :: familie {m}
family doctor {n} (practitioner of family medicine) SEE: general practitioner  ::
family member {n} (person belonging to a family)  :: [Bokmål] familiemedlem {n}; [Nynorsk] familiemedlem {m}
family name {n} (surname) SEE: surname  ::
famine {n} (extreme shortage of food in a region)  :: [Bokmål] hungersnød {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hungersnaud {f}, hungersnød {f}
famous {adj} (well known)  :: berømt
fan {n} (admirer)  :: fan {m}; [Bokmål] tilhenger {m}; [Nynorsk] tilhengjar {m}
fan {n} (electrical device)  :: vifte
fan {n} (hand-held device)  :: vifte
fanatic {n} (one who is zealously enthusiastic)  :: [Bokmål] fanatiker {m}; [Nynorsk] fanatikar {m}
fan base {n} (fans of a thing or person taken as a group)  :: fanbase
fanciful {adj} (imaginative or unreal)  :: [Bokmål] fantasifull; [Nynorsk] fantasifull
fanny {n} (buttocks) SEE: ass or bum  ::
fanny {n} (Sexual intercourse with a woman) SEE: pussy  ::
fanny {n} (vulva or vagina) SEE: pussy  ::
fanny pack {n} (pouch)  :: rumpetaske {m} {f}
fantasia {n} (an unstructured orchestral composition)  :: fantasi {m}
fantasise {v} (fantasise) SEE: fantasize  ::
fantasize {v} (intransitive: to indulge in fantasy)  :: fantasere
fantastic {adj} (incredibly wonderful)  :: fantastisk
fantastical {adj} (fanciful) SEE: fanciful  ::
fantastical {adj} (fantastic) SEE: fantastic  ::
Fantizi {prop} (Traditional Chinese) SEE: Traditional Chinese  ::
faqir {n} (fakir) SEE: fakir  ::
far {adj} (remote in space)  :: langt borte, fjern
far {adj} (remote in time)  :: fjern
far {adv} (context: with a comparative) SEE: very much  ::
far {adv} (distant in space, time, or degree)  :: langt
far {adv} (to or from a great distance, time, or degree)  :: langt
far {n} (spelt) SEE: spelt  ::
farce {n} (style of humor)  :: [Bokmål] farse {m}; [Nynorsk] farse {m}
fardingbag {n} (rumen) SEE: rumen  ::
fare {n} (money paid for a transport ticket)  :: billettpris {m}
Far East {prop} (East and Southeast Asia)  :: Det fjerne østen; [Nynorsk] Det fjerne Austen
fare dodger {n} (a person who deliberately avoids payment for public transport)  :: [Bokmål] blindpassasjer ["blind passenger"]
farm {n} (a place where agricultural activities take place)  :: gård {m}, bondegård {m}; [Nynorsk] gard
farm {v} (to grow a particular crop)  :: dyrke
farmer {n} (person who works the land or who keeps livestock)  :: bonde {m}, gårdbruker {m}
farming {n} (agriculture) SEE: agriculture  ::
farm worker {n} (person who works on, but does not own, a farm)  :: [Bokmål] gårdsarbeider; [Nynorsk] gardsarbeidar
Faroe Islands {prop} (group of islands between Scotland and Iceland)  :: Færøyene; [Nynorsk] Færøyane {f-p}
Faroese {adj} (pertaing to the Faroese language, people or Faroe Islands)  :: [Bokmål] færøysk; [Nynorsk] færøysk
Faroese {n} (person from the Faroe Islands)  :: [Bokmål] færøying {m}; [Nynorsk] færøying {m}
Faroese {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] færøysk {m}; [Nynorsk] færøysk {m}
Faroish {adj} (pertaing to the Faroish language, people or Faroe Islands)  :: [Bokmål] færøysk; [Nynorsk] færøysk
Faroish {n} (person from the Faroe Islands)  :: [Bokmål] færøying {m}; [Nynorsk] færøying {m}
Faroish {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] færøysk {m}; [Nynorsk] færøysk {m}
farrier {n} (person who trims and shoes horses' hooves)  :: [Bokmål] hovslager {m}; [Nynorsk] hovslagar {m}
far right {n} (ultraright) SEE: ultraright  ::
farrow {n} (litter of piglets)  :: [Bokmål] kull {n}, kull grisunger {n}; [Nynorsk] kull {n}, kull grisungar {n}
farrow {v} (give birth to (a litter of piglets))  :: [Bokmål] grise, få grisunger; [Nynorsk] grise, få grisungar
Farsi {prop} (Persian language) SEE: Persian  ::
farsightedness {n} (the condition of being unable to focus on near objects)  :: hypermetropi
fart {n} (an emission of flatulent gases)  :: fis {m}, fjert {m}, propp {m}, promp {m}, vind {m}
fart {v} (to emit flatulent gases)  :: fise, fjerte, proppe, prompe, slippe en vind
fascia {n} (dashboard) SEE: dashboard  ::
fascination {n} (the act of fascinating, bewitching, or enchanting; enchantment; witchcraft)  :: fascinasjon, forheksing, fortrylling
fascination {n} (the state or condition of being fascinated)  :: fascinert {f}, forhekset, fortryllet
fascism {n} (extreme totalitarian political regime)  :: fasisme {m}, fascisme {m}
fascist {adj} (of or relating to fascism)  :: [Bokmål] fascistisk, fasistisk; [Nynorsk] fascistisk, fasistisk
fascist {adj} (supporting the principles of fascism)  :: [Bokmål] fascistisk, fasistisk; [Nynorsk] fascistisk, fasistisk
fashion {n} (current (constantly changing) trend, favored for frivolous rather than practical, logical, or intellectual reasons)  :: mote {m}
fashion {n} (popular trends)  :: mote {m}
fashion-conscious {adj} (interested in the latest fashions)  :: [Bokmål] motebevisst; [Nynorsk] motebevisst
fashion house {n} (company employed in fashion)  :: [Bokmål] motehus {n}; [Nynorsk] motehus {n}
fast {adj} (ahead of the correct time or schedule)  :: før, for tidlig
fast {adj} (capable of moving with great speed)  :: rask, kjapp; [Bokmål] hurtiggående
fast {adj} (firmly or securely fixed in place)  :: fast
fast {adj} (of a dye: not running or fading)  :: fargeekte
fast {adj} (of photographic film: more sensitive to light than average)  :: rask
fast {adj} (of sleep: deep or sound)  :: dyp
fast {adv} (in a firm or secure manner)  :: fast
fast {adv} (of sleeping: deeply or soundly)  :: dypt
fast {adv} (with great speed)  :: raskt, kjapt, hurtig
fast {n} (fasting) SEE: fasting  ::
fast {n} (train that only calls at some stations) SEE: express  ::
fast {v} (to abstain from or eat very little food)  :: faste
fasten {v} (to attach or connect in a secure manner)  :: [Bokmål] feste; [Nynorsk] feste
fast food {n} (type of meal that is often pre-prepared and served quickly)  :: [Bokmål] hurtigmat {m}; [Nynorsk] snøggmat {m}
fast-forward {v} (fast forward) SEE: fast forward  ::
fasting {n} (act or practice of abstaining from or eating very little food)  :: faste {m}
fasting {n} (period of time when one abstains from or eats very little food)  :: faste {m}
fast-moving {adj} (moving rapidly)  :: [Bokmål] hurtiggående
fat {adj} (carrying a larger than normal amount of fat on one's body)  :: feit, korpulent
fat {n} (refined substance chemically resembling the oils in animal fat)  :: [Bokmål] fettstoff {n}; [Nynorsk] feittstoff {n}
fat {n} (specialized animal tissue)  :: [Bokmål] fett {n}; [Nynorsk] feitt {n}
fat {n} (vat) SEE: vat  ::
fatal {adj} (causing death)  :: fatal
fatal {adj} (foreboding death)  :: skjebnesvanger, fatal
fatal {adj} (proceeding from fate)  :: skjebnebestemt
fata morgana {n} (a mirage) SEE: Fata Morgana  ::
fat dormouse {n} (edible dormouse) SEE: edible dormouse  ::
fate {n} (destiny)  :: [Bokmål] skjebne {m}; [Nynorsk] skjebne {m}
fate {n} (inevitable events)  :: [Bokmål] skjebne {m}; [Nynorsk] skjebne {m}
fate {n} (that which predetermines events)  :: [Bokmål] skjebne {m}; [Nynorsk] skjebne {m}
father {n} (male parent)  :: far, pappa, fader
fatherland {n} (fatherland)  :: fedreland {n}
fathom {n} (measure of length)  :: favn
Fatimite {n} (Fatimid) SEE: Fatimid  ::
fatty acid {n} (acid)  :: [Bokmål] fettsyre {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] feittsyre {f}
fatware {n} (bloatware) SEE: bloatware  ::
faucet {n} (tap) SEE: tap  ::
fault {n} (geology fracture in rock)  :: forkastning {m} {f}
fault {n} (mistake or error)  :: skyld {m} {f}
faun {n} (a mythical creature)  :: faun {m}
favid coral {n} (brain coral) SEE: brain coral  ::
favorable {adj} (auspicious) SEE: favourable  ::
favorable {adj} (opportune) SEE: favourable  ::
favorable {adj} (pleasing) SEE: favourable  ::
favorable {adj} (useful) SEE: favourable  ::
favorite {adj} (preferred)  :: favoritt, yndlings
favour {n} (favor) SEE: favor  ::
favour {v} (favor) SEE: favor  ::
favourable {adj} (opportune)  :: [Bokmål] gunstig; [Nynorsk] gunstig
favourite {adj} (favorite) SEE: favorite  ::
f-bomb {n} (euphemism for "fuck") SEE: f-word  ::
fealty {n} (fidelity to one's lord)  :: troskap {m}
fealty {n}  :: troskapsed {m}
fear {n} (uncountable: emotion caused by actual or perceived danger or threat)  :: [Bokmål] frykt {f}
fear campaign {n} (scare campaign) SEE: scare campaign  ::
fearless {adj} (free from fear)  :: [Bokmål] fryktløs; [Nynorsk] fryktlaus
fearlessly {adv} (in a fearless manner)  :: [Bokmål] fryktløst
fearmonger {n} (alarmist) SEE: alarmist  ::
feast {n} (meal)  :: etegilde {n}
feather {n} (branching, hair-like structure that grows on the bodies of birds)  :: [Bokmål] fjær {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] fjør
February {prop} (second month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: februar; [Nynorsk] februar
fecal matter {n} (feces)  :: fekalia {p}
feces {n} (digested waste material discharged from the bowels)  :: avføring
feckless {adj} (lacking purpose)  :: hjelpeløs, initiativløs
feckless {adj} (without skill, ineffective)  :: hjelpeløs, udugelig, ubehjelpelig
federation {n} (array of nations or states)  :: føderasjon
federative {adj} (federal) SEE: federal  ::
fee {n} (monetary payment charged for professional services)  :: [Bokmål] avgift {m}, gebyr {n}
feeble {adj} (deficient in physical strength)  :: svak, blek
feeble {adj} (wanting force, vigor or efficiency in action or expression)  :: svak, blek
feed {n} (encapsulated online content that you can subscribe to with a feed reader)  :: mating {m}
feed {v} (to eat, see also: eat)  :: leve av
feed {v} (to give food to eat)  :: mate; [Bokmål] fôre
feed {v} (to give to a machine for processing)  :: mate
feeder {n} (baseball:pitcher) SEE: pitcher  ::
feel {n} (mental impression)  :: [Bokmål] følelse {m}
feel {n} (quality)  :: [Bokmål] berøring {m}
feel {v} (copulative: to seem)  :: føle
feel {v} (intransitive: to search by touching)  :: kjenne etter, føle
feel {v} (transitive: to experience an emotion or other mental state about)  :: føle
feel {v} (transitive: to sense by touch)  :: føle, kjenne
feel {v} (transitive: to think or believe)  :: føle
feeling {adj} (emotionally sensitive)  :: følsom
feeling {n} (emotion)  :: [Bokmål] følelse {m}; [Nynorsk] følelse {m}
feeling {n} (in plural: emotional attraction or desire)  :: [Bokmål] følelser {p}; [Nynorsk] følelsar {p}
feeling {n} (in plural: emotional state or well-being)  :: [Bokmål] følelser {p}; [Nynorsk] følelsar {p}
feeling {n} (intuition)  :: [Bokmål] følelse {m}; [Nynorsk] følelse {m}
feeling {n} (sensation)  :: [Bokmål] følelse {m}; [Nynorsk] følelse {m}
feign {v} (to make a false copy)  :: simulere, spille
felicide {n} (catslaughter) SEE: catslaughter  ::
felicitate {v} (congratulate) SEE: congratulate  ::
felicitation {n} (congratulation) SEE: congratulation  ::
felicity {n} (happiness) SEE: happiness  ::
feline {n} (cat) SEE: cat  ::
Felix {prop} (male given name)  :: Felix
fell {n} (animal hide)  :: fell {m}
fell {n} (rocky ridge)  :: fjell {n}
fellowship {n} (Company of people that shares the same interest or aim)  :: [Bokmål] fellesskap
felt {n} (cloth made of matted fibres of wool)  :: filt {m}
felt {n} (hat made of felt)  :: filthatt {m}
felt-tip pen {n} (pen that holds ink conveyed to a writing surface by a felt nib)  :: tusj {m}, tusjpenn {m}
female {adj} (belonging to the sex that produces eggs and/or has XX chromosomes)  :: [Bokmål] kvinnelig, hunn-
female {adj} (having an internal socket)  :: hunn-
female {n} (one of the feminine sex or gender)  :: kvinne
female genital cutting {n} (female genital mutilation) SEE: female genital mutilation  ::
femidom {n} (female condom) SEE: female condom  ::
feminine {adj} (of the feminine grammatical gender distinction)  :: hunkjønn
feminine {n} (woman) SEE: woman  ::
feminism {n} (the social theory or political movement)  :: [Bokmål] feminisme {m}; [Nynorsk] feminisme {m}
feminist {adj} (relating to or in accordance with feminism)  :: [Bokmål] feministisk; [Nynorsk] feministisk
feminist {n} (advocate of feminism; person who believes in bringing about the equality of men and women)  :: [Bokmål] feminist {m}; [Nynorsk] feminist {m}
feminist {n} (member of a feminist political movement)  :: [Bokmål] feminist {m}; [Nynorsk] feminist {m}
femur {n}  :: lårbein {n}
femur {n} (thighbone) SEE: thighbone  ::
fence {n} (barrier)  :: [Bokmål] gjerde {n}; [Nynorsk] gjerde {n}
fennec fox {n} (fox) SEE: fennec  ::
fenugreek {n} (spice)  :: bukkehornkløver
feral pigeon {n} (pigeon adapted to city life)  :: [Bokmål] tamdue {f}
Ferdinand {prop} (male given name)  :: Ferdinand
ferial {adj} (festive) SEE: festive  ::
fermion {n} (a particle with totally antisymmetric composite quantum states)  :: [Bokmål] fermion {n}; [Nynorsk] fermion {n}
fermium {n} (chemical element)  :: fermium
fern {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] bregne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bregne {m}
ferret {n} (the mammal Mustela putorius furo)  :: frett
ferrier {n} (ferryman) SEE: ferryman  ::
Ferris wheel {n} (ride at a fair consisting of large wheel)  :: pariserhjul {n}
ferrous {adj} (of or containing iron)  :: jern-, jernholdig
ferry {n} (boat)  :: [Bokmål] ferge {m} {f}, ferje {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] ferje {f}
fertile {adj} ((biology) capable of reproducing)  :: [Bokmål] fruktbar; [Nynorsk] fruktbar
fertile {adj} ((of land etc) capable of growing abundant crops)  :: [Bokmål] fruktbar; [Nynorsk] fruktbar
fertility {n} (the condition, or the degree of being fertile)  :: [Bokmål] fruktbarhet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] fruktbarheit {f}
fertilizer {n} (a chemical compound created to have the same effect.)  :: [Bokmål] kunstgjødsel {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kunstgjødsel {f}
fertilizer {n} (a natural substance that is used to make the ground more suitable for growing plants)  :: [Bokmål] gjødsel {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gjødsel {f}
fervour {n} (fervor) SEE: fervor  ::
fescue {n} (stick, etc., used chiefly to point out letters to children) SEE: pointer  ::
fess up {v} (confess) SEE: confess  ::
festival {n} (celebration)  :: [Bokmål] festival {m}; [Nynorsk] festival {m}
fetch {v} (To obtain as price or equivalent; to sell for)  :: [Bokmål] innbringe
fetch {v} (To retrieve; to bear towards; to get)  :: hente
fetus {n} (fetus)  :: foster {n}
feud {n} (A state of long-standing mutual hostility)  :: feide {m}
feudal {adj} (of, or relating to feudalism)  :: [Bokmål] føydal; [Nynorsk] føydal
feudalistic {adj} (of feudalism) SEE: feudal  ::
fever {n} (higher than normal body temperature)  :: feber {m}
fever {n} (state of excitement (of a person or people))  :: feber {m}
fever {n} (usually in combination: any of various diseases)  :: feber {m}
fever bush {n} (American winterberry) SEE: American winterberry  ::
few {determiner} (indefinite, usually small number)  :: , noen
few {determiner} (small number)  ::
fewer {determiner} (comparative of few; a smaller number)  :: færre
fey {adj} (doomed to die)  :: feig
fiancé {n} (man who is engaged to be married)  :: [Bokmål] forlovede {m}
fiancée {n} (woman who is engaged to be married)  :: [Bokmål] forlovede {m}
fiasco {n} (ludicrous or humiliating situation)  :: fiasko {m}
fiat lux {phrase} (let there be light) SEE: let there be light  ::
fib {n} (a more or less inconsequential lie)  :: [Bokmål] hvit løgn {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kvit løgn {f}, kvit lygn {f}
fiber {n} (fibre) SEE: fibre  ::
fiberglass {n} (fibreglass) SEE: fibreglass  ::
fiberise {v} (fiberize) SEE: fiberize  ::
fibre {n} (dietary fibre) SEE: dietary fibre  ::
fibre {n} (single elongated piece of material)  :: [Bokmål] fiber {m}; [Nynorsk] fiber {m}
fibreglass {n} (composite material)  :: [Bokmål] glassfiber {m}, fiberglass {n}; [Nynorsk] glasfiber {m}, fiberglas {n}
fibreise {v} (fiberize) SEE: fiberize  ::
fibreize {v} (fiberize) SEE: fiberize  ::
fibre optic {adj} (relating to fibre optics)  :: [Bokmål] fiberoptisk
fibre optics {n} (transmission of light through fibres)  :: [Bokmål] fiberoptikk {m}
fibrise {v} (fiberize) SEE: fiberize  ::
fibrize {v} (fiberize) SEE: fiberize  ::
fibula {n} (calf bone) SEE: calf bone  ::
fiction {n} (literary type)  :: fiksjon {m}
fictitious {adj} (invented)  :: fiktivt
fictive {adj} (fictional, fanciful or invented)  :: fiktiv
fiddle {n} (instrument)  :: fele {m} {f}
fidget {v} (to move around nervously)  :: sprelle
field {n} (course of study or domain of knowledge or practice)  :: fagfelt {n}, felt {n}
field {n} (geology: region containing a particular mineral)  :: felt {n}
field {n} (in mathematics)  :: kropp {m}
field {n} (land area free of woodland, cities, and towns; open country)  :: [Bokmål] felt {n}
field {n} (physics: region affected by a particular force)  :: felt {n}
field {n} (sports: area reserved for playing a game)  :: bane {m}
field {n} (wide, open space used to grow crops or to hold farm animals)  :: åker {m} [for crops]
field hospital {n} (medical unit)  :: lasarett
field marshal {n} (miliary rank)  :: feltmarskalk
fiendish {adj} (sinister, evil)  :: djevelsk
fierce {adj} (extremely violent, severe, ferocious or savage)  :: voldsom
fiery {adj} (having the colour of fire)  :: [Bokmål] brannrød
fiery {adj} (spirited or filled with emotion)  :: [Bokmål] ildfull
fiery {adj} (tempestuous or emotionally volatile)  :: [Bokmål] flammende
fifteen {num} (cardinal number)  :: femten
fifteenth {adj} (ordinal form of number fifteen)  :: femtende
fifth {adj} (Ordinal form of the number 5)  :: femte (abbreviation 5.)
fifth {n} (fifth gear) SEE: fifth gear  ::
fifth {n} (one of five equal parts of a whole)  :: [Bokmål] femdel {m}, femtedel {m}; [Nynorsk] femdel {m}, femtedel {m}
Fifth {prop} (Fifth Amendment) SEE: Fifth Amendment  ::
fiftieth {adj} (the ordinal form of the number fifty)  :: [Bokmål] femtiende; [Nynorsk] femtiande
fifty {num} (cardinal number)  :: femti
fifty-five {num} (cardinal number)  :: førtifem
fifty-four {num} (cardinal number)  :: førtifire
fig {n} (fruit)  :: [Bokmål] fiken {m}; [Nynorsk] fiken {m}
fig {n} (tree or shrub)  :: fikentre {n}
fight {n} (battle)  :: slag
fight {n} (conflict of will, strife)  :: kamp
fight {n} (martial arts match)  :: kamp
fight {n} (occasion of fighting)  :: slåsskamp
fight {n} (physical confrontation)  :: slåsskamp
fight {n} (will or ability to fight)  :: stridslyst
fight {v} (to conduct or engage in)  :: slåss
fight {v} (to contend in physical conflict)  :: slåss, kjempe
fight {v} (to counteract)  :: bekjempe
fight {v} (to engage in combat)  :: slåss
fight {v} (to strive for)  :: kjempe for
fighter {n} (aircraft type)  :: [Bokmål] jagerfly {n}; [Nynorsk] jagarfly {n}
fighter {n} (boxer) SEE: boxer  ::
fighter aircraft {n} (fighter aircraft) SEE: fighter  ::
fighter plane {n} (military aircraft)  :: [Bokmål] jagerfly {n}; [Nynorsk] jagarfly {n}
fight fire with fire {v} (idiomatic)  :: bekjempe ild med ild
figure {n} (dance figure) SEE: dance figure  ::
figure {n} (figure of speech) SEE: figure of speech  ::
figure out {v} (come to understand)  :: [Bokmål] finne ut
figure out {v} (to calculate) SEE: calculate  ::
figure skating {n} (sport where people perform spins, jumps and other moves on skates)  :: kunstløp
Fiji {prop} (Republic of the Fiji Islands)  :: Fiji
Fijian {adj} (of, or relating to, Fiji, its people, or its language)  :: [Bokmål] fijiansk; [Nynorsk] fijiansk
Fijian {n} (a person from Fiji or of Fijian descent)  :: [Bokmål] fijianer {m}; [Nynorsk] fijian {m}, fijianar {m}
Fijian {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] fijiansk {m}; [Nynorsk] fijiansk {m}
file {n} (collection of papers)  :: arkiv {n}
file {n} (computer terminology)  :: fil {m} {f}
file {v} (to archive)  :: arkivere
file {v} (to commit papers)  :: arkivere
file {v} (to make a formal request)  :: inngi; [Bokmål] fremme
file {v} (to store computer data)  :: lagre
file cabinet {n} (piece of office furniture) SEE: filing cabinet  ::
file extension {n} (string of characters)  :: [Bokmål] filetternavn {n}, filendelse {m}, filnavnsuffiks {n}; [Nynorsk] filetternavn {n}, filending {f}, filnavnsuffiks {n}
file size {n} (length of a file)  :: [Bokmål] filstørrelse {m}
filial {adj} (pertaining to a son or daughter)  :: [Bokmål] sønnlig, datterlig; [Nynorsk] barnleg
filibuster {n} (freebooter)  :: fribytter {m}
filibuster {n} (long speech given in order to delay progress or the making of a decision)  :: filibuster {m}
Filipino {adj} (Of or pertaining to the Philippines or its people)  :: [Bokmål] filippinsk; [Nynorsk] filippinsk
Filipino {n} (native or inhabitant of the Philippines)  :: [Bokmål] filippiner {m}; [Nynorsk] filippinar {m}
Filipino {prop} (One of two national languages of the Philippines)  :: [Bokmål] filippinsk {m}; [Nynorsk] filippinsk {m}
fill {n} (archeology: fill soil) SEE: fill soil  ::
fill in {v} (fill out) SEE: fill out  ::
fill in {v} (fill) SEE: fill  ::
filling station {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station  ::
film {n} (movie) SEE: movie  ::
film {n} (photographic film)  :: [Bokmål] film {m}; [Nynorsk] film {m}
film {n} (thin layer)  :: [Bokmål] film {m}; [Nynorsk] film {m}
film director {n} (person)  :: [Bokmål] filmregissør
filmic {adj} (of or relating to movies) SEE: cinematic  ::
film star {n} (movie star) SEE: movie star  ::
filter {n} (device for separating impurities from a fluid or other substance)  :: filter {n}
filtering {n} (filtrate) SEE: filtrate  ::
filth {n} (dirt)  :: skitt {m}
filthiness {n} (dirtiness) SEE: dirtiness  ::
filthy {adj} (covered with filth; very dirty)  :: møkkete
filthy {adj} (obscene or offensive)  :: slibrig
fin {n} (aircraft component)  :: finne {m}
fin {n} (appendage of a cetacean or other marine animal)  :: finne {m}
fin {n} (appendage of a fish)  :: finne {m}
fin {n} (device used by divers)  :: svømmeføtter, finner
fin {n} (hairstyle)  :: hanekam
final {n} (sports: last round in a contest)  :: [Bokmål] finale {m}; [Nynorsk] finale {m}
finale {n} (grand end of something)  :: [Bokmål] finale {m}; [Nynorsk] finale {m}
financial {adj} (related to finances)  :: [Bokmål] finansiell; [Nynorsk] finansiell
financier {n} (person profiting from financial transactions)  :: [Bokmål] finansmann {m}; [Nynorsk] finansmann {m}
financing {n} (funding) SEE: funding  ::
finback {n} (fin whale) SEE: fin whale  ::
find {n} (act of finding)  :: funn {n}
find {n} (anything found)  :: funn {n}
find {v} (decide that)  :: finne
find {v} (determine, judge)  :: finne
find {v} (discover) SEE: discover  ::
find {v} (encounter, locate, discover)  :: finne
find {v} (point out)  :: finne
finders keepers {proverb} (whoever finds something is allowed to keep it)  :: [Bokmål] finner'n er vinner'n (finneren er vinneren); [Nynorsk] finnaren er vinnaren
fine {adj} (being acceptable, adequate, passable, or satisfactory)  :: fin, bra
fine {adj} (good-looking, attractive)  :: fin, pen
fine {adj} (made up of particularly small pieces)  :: fin
fine {adj} (of superior quality)  :: flott
fine {adj} (of weather: sunny and not raining)  :: fint
fine {adv} (expression of agreement)  :: fint, bra
fine {n} (payment for breaking the law)  :: bot {m}
fine {v} (to issue a fine as punishment)  :: bøtelegge, ilegge bot
finery {n} (fineness) SEE: fineness  ::
finger {n} (extremity of the hand)  :: finger {m}
fingercuffs {n} (Chinese finger trap) SEE: Chinese finger trap  ::
fingernail {n} (covering near the tip of finger)  :: [Bokmål] fingernegl {m}
fingerpost {n} (the milepost itself) SEE: milepost  ::
fingerprint {n}  :: fingeravtrykk {n}
fingerprint {n} (the pattern of ridges on the tips of the fingers)  :: fingeravtrykk {n}
fingerprint {n} (the patterns left on surfaces where fingertips have touched)  :: [Bokmål] fingeravtrykk {n}; [Nynorsk] fingeravtrykk {n}
finish {n} (end)  :: avslutning {m} {f}, slutt {m}
finish {n} (finish line) SEE: finish line  ::
finish {n} (protective coating)  :: toppstrøk {n}, finish {m}
finish {v} (to come to an end)  :: avslutte
finish {v} (to complete)  :: fullføre, avslutte
finished {adj} (processed or perfected)  :: ferdig
finishing move {n} (final blow)  :: nådestøt {n}, nådeskudd {n}
finish off {v} (to kill) SEE: kill  ::
finite {adj} (having an end or limit)  :: endelig, avsluttet
finiteness {n} (the state of being finite)  :: endelighet
Finland {prop} (Nordic country)  :: Finland
Finn {n} (person from Finland)  :: [Bokmål] finlender {m}, finlending {m}, finne {m}; [Nynorsk] finlendar {m}, finlending {m}, finne {m}
Finnic {adj} (Finnish) SEE: Finnish  ::
Finnish {adj} (of Finland)  :: [Bokmål] finsk, finlandsk; [Nynorsk] finsk, finlandsk
Finnish {adj} (of the Finnish language)  :: [Bokmål] finsk; [Nynorsk] finsk
Finnish {prop} (language)  :: [Bokmål] finsk {m}; [Nynorsk] finsk {m}
Finno-Ugric {adj} (of or relating to Finno-Ugric)  :: [Bokmål] finsk-ugrisk; [Nynorsk] finsk-ugrisk
fin whale {n} (Balaenoptera physalus)  :: finnhval {m}
Fiordland penguin {n} (Penguin)  :: skogpingvin
fir {n} (conifer of the genus Abies)  :: edelgran; [Nynorsk] edelgran
fire {n} (heater or stove)  :: [Bokmål] ovn {m}; [Nynorsk] omn {m}
fire {n} (in-flight bullets)  :: [Bokmål] ild {m}; [Nynorsk] eld {m}
fire {n} (occurrence of fire in a certain place)  :: brann {m}
fire {n} (one of the basic elements)  :: [Bokmål] ild {m}; [Nynorsk] eld {m}
fire {n} (oxidation reaction)  :: [Bokmål] ild {m}; [Nynorsk] eld {m}
fire {n} (something that has produced or is capable of producing this chemical reaction)  :: bål {n} [campfire]
fire {n} (the elements of a fire)  :: fyr {m}
fire {v} (intransitive: to shoot)  :: fyre
fire {v} (physiology: to cause action potential in a cell)  :: fyre
fire {v} (to heat pottery, etc.)  :: brenne
fire {v} (to set on fire) SEE: set on fire  ::
fire {v} (to terminate the employment of)  :: gi sparken, sparke, avskjedige
fire {v} (transitive: to shoot)  :: avfyre
fire alarm {n} (device which warns people of a possible fire)  :: brannalarm {m}
fire alarm {n} (response to a fire by the fire department)  :: brannutrykning {c}
fire alarm {n} (sound or other warning made by a fire alarm)  :: brannalarm {m}
firearm {n} (personal weapon)  :: [Bokmål] skytevåpen {n}; [Nynorsk] skytevåpen {n}, skjotevåpen {n}
firebrand {n} (torch or other burning stick)  :: fakkel {m}
firebreather {n} (performer) SEE: fire-eater  ::
fire brick {n} (brick) SEE: firebrick  ::
fire brigade {n} (group within a corporation or industrial site)  :: brannvern {n}
fire brigade {n} (organization for preventing and putting out fires)  :: brannvesen {n}
fire company {n} (an organization whose purpose is to extinguish fires)  :: brannvesen {n}
firecracker {n} (a firework)  :: kinaputt {m}
fire department {n} (fire department)  :: brannvesen {n}
fire door {n} (a fireproof door designed to stop fires spreading through buildings)  :: [Bokmål] branndør {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] branndør {f}
fire engine {n} (fire truck)  :: brannbil {m}
fire extinguisher {n} (fire extinguisher)  :: slokkingsapparat {n}
firefighter {n} (a person who puts out fires)  :: brannkonstabel {m}, brannmann {m}
firefly {n} (Lampyridae)  :: ildflue {f}
firefox {n} (red panda) SEE: red panda  ::
firehose {n} (thick, high-pressure hose)  :: brannslange {m}
fire house {n} (fire station) SEE: fire station  ::
firehouse {n} (fire station) SEE: fire station  ::
fireman {n} (male skilled in fighting fire)  :: brannmann {m}
fireman {n} (man who keeps the fire going underneath a steam boiler)  :: fyrbøter {m}
fireman {n} (someone skilled in fighting fire) SEE: firefighter  ::
fireplace {n} (an open hearth for holding a fire)  :: grue {c},; [Bokmål] ildsted {n}
fire spear {n} (fire lance) SEE: fire lance  ::
fire stairs {n} (fire escape) SEE: fire escape  ::
fire station {n} (building for firefighters)  :: brannstasjon {m}
fire truck {n} (fire truck in general) SEE: fire engine  ::
firewall {n} (computer software)  :: [Bokmål] brannmur {m}; [Nynorsk] brannmur {m}
firewall {n} (fireproof barrier)  :: [Bokmål] brannmur {m}; [Nynorsk] brannmur {m}
firewood {n} (wood intended to be burned, typically for heat)  :: ved {m}
firework {n} (exploding device)  :: fyrverkeri
fireworks {n} (collective of firework)  :: [Bokmål] fyrverkerier {n-p}
firm {v} (Australian, betting: to shorten) SEE: shorten  ::
first {adj} (numeral first)  :: [Bokmål] første; [Nynorsk] første, fyrste
first {adv} (before anything else)  :: [Bokmål] først; [Nynorsk] først, fyrst
first {n} (baseball: first base) SEE: first base  ::
first {n} (first gear) SEE: first gear  ::
first aid {n} (basic care)  :: [Bokmål] førstehjelp {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] førstehjelp {f}
first come, first served {proverb} (people will be dealt with in the order they arrive)  :: [Bokmål] den som kommer først til mølla, får først malt
first cousin {n} (cousin) SEE: cousin  ::
first cousin once removed {n} (child of a first cousin)  :: fetterbarn {n} (child of male first cousin), kusinebarn {n} (child of female first cousin)
first-degree murder {n} (premeditated murder)  :: overlagt drap
first lieutenant {n} (rank)  :: løytnant {m}; premierløytnant {m} (dated)
first light {n} (dawn) SEE: dawn  ::
first name {n} (name chosen by parents)  :: fornavn {n}
First Nation {adj} (of or pertaining to First Nations) SEE: First Nations  ::
first person {n} (the form of a pronoun verb used when the subject of a sentence is making the statement)  :: første person {m}
First World War {prop} (World War I) SEE: World War I  ::
fiscal stamp {n} (revenue stamp) SEE: revenue stamp  ::
fish {n} (vertebrate animal)  :: fisk {m}
fish {v} (intransitive: to try to catch fish)  :: fiske
fish and chips {n} (chips) SEE: chips  ::
fishball {n} (pulverized fish shaped into a ball)  :: [Bokmål] fiskeboll
fishbone {n} (bone of a fish)  :: fiskebein {n}
fisher cat {n} (Martes pennanti) SEE: fisher  ::
fisherman {n} (person catching fish)  :: [Bokmål] fisker {m}; [Nynorsk] fiskar {m}
fish finger {n} (stick of processed fish)  :: fiskepinne
fishhook {n} (barbed hook for fishing)  :: [Bokmål] angel, fiskekrok; [Nynorsk] ongul, ongel
fishing {n} (act or sport of catching fish)  :: fisking {m} {f}
fishing {n} (business of catching fish)  :: fisking {m} {f}
fishing boat {n} (boat used for fishing)  :: [Bokmål] fiskebåt {m}, fiskefartøy {n}; [Nynorsk] fiskebåt {m}, fiskefartøy {n}
fishing hook {n} (fishhook) SEE: fishhook  ::
fishing rod {n} (rod used for angling)  :: [Bokmål] fiskestang
fishing vessel {n} (fishing vessel) SEE: [[{{l|en|fishing boat]]  ::
fish ladder {n} (structure to facilitate migration of fish)  :: laksetrapp {m} {f}
fishline {n} (fishing line) SEE: fishing line  ::
fishmonger {n} (archaic: a pimp)  :: hallik {m}
fishmonger {n} (fishmonger's) SEE: fishmonger's  ::
fishmonger {n} (person who sells fish)  :: [Bokmål] fiskehandler {m}; [Nynorsk] fiskehandlar {m}
fishmonger's {n} (shop that sells fish)  :: fiskebutikk {m}, fiskehandel {m}
fish stick {n} (rectangular morsel of processed fish) SEE: fish finger  ::
fishway {n} (fish ladder) SEE: fish ladder  ::
fishwife {n} (a woman who sells or works with fish)  :: fiskerkone {m} {f}
fishy {n} (little fish)  :: [Bokmål] småfisk
fission {n} (process of splitting an atom)  :: fisjonere, spalte
fission {n} (process whereby one item splits to become two)  :: spalting
fist {n} (clenched hand)  :: neve {m}, knyttneve {m}
fit {adj} (good-looking (female))  :: deilig
fit {n} (degree to which something fits)  :: [Bokmål] passform {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] passform {f}
fit {n} (seizure)  :: [Bokmål] anfall {n}; [Nynorsk] anfall {n}
fit {v} (adjust) SEE: adjust  ::
fit {v} (make ready) SEE: prepare  ::
fit {v} (to conform to in size and shape)  :: [Bokmål] passe; [Nynorsk] passe
fit {v} (to have right size and cut, as of clothing)  :: [Bokmål] passe; [Nynorsk] passe
fit {v} (to tailor)  :: [Bokmål] passe; [Nynorsk] passe
fitness {n} (cultivation of an attractive and healthy physique)  :: [Bokmål] egnethet, [dialectal] eignahet {f} {m}
five {n} (digit)  :: [Bokmål] femtall {n}
five {n} (five-dollar bill)  :: [Bokmål] femmer {m} [also used for the Norwegian 5-krone coin]
five {n} (five-minute rest)  :: [Bokmål] femminutter {m}
five {num} (five )  :: fem
five hundred {num} (cardinal number 500)  :: fem hundre
five thousand {num} (5000)  :: fem tusen
fix {n} (a difficult situation or dilemma)  :: dilemma {n}, knipe {c}
fix {n} (an instance of fixing)  :: reparasjon {m}
fix {n} (a single dose of an addictive drug)  :: skudd {n}, fix {m}
fix {v}  :: [Nynorsk] fikse, reparere
fix {v} (to attach; to affix; to hold in place)  :: feste
fix {v} (to make a contest, vote, or gamble unfair)  :: fikse
fix {v} (to map (a point or subset) to itself)  :: fiksere
fix {v} (to mend or repair)  :: [Bokmål] reparere, fikse, bøte, vøle; [Nynorsk] bøta/bøte, fiksa/fikse, reparera/reparere, vøla/vøle
fix {v} (to prepare)  :: ordne
fix {v} (to render an animal infertile)  :: gjelde
fixed {adj} (stationary) SEE: stationary  ::
fizz {n} (carbonated beverage) SEE: soda  ::
fizzy drink {n} (fizzy drink) SEE: soda  ::
fjeld {n} (Rocky, barren plateau)  :: høyfjell {n}
fjord {n} (long, deep inlet)  :: fjord {m}
flag {n} (abbreviation for capture the flag) SEE: capture the flag  ::
flag {n}  :: flagg
flag {n} (piece of cloth or often its representation)  :: flagg {n}
flagellum {n} (whip) SEE: whip  ::
flagpole {n} (pole for flags)  :: [Bokmål] flaggstang {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] flaggstong {f}
flagship {n} (ship occupied by the fleet's commander)  :: flaggskip {n}
flagstaff {n} (flagpole) SEE: flagpole  ::
flame {n} (visible part of fire)  :: [Bokmål] flamme, lue; [Nynorsk] flamme, lue
flame out {v} (flare up) SEE: flare up  ::
flamethrower {n} (device that projects a flame)  :: flammekaster {m}
flamingo {n} (bird)  :: flamingo {m}
flamingo flower {n} (anthurium) SEE: anthurium  ::
flammable {adj} (capable of burning)  :: brennbar
Flanders {prop}  :: Flandern
flaneur {n} (one who wanders aimlessly)  :: flanør {m}
flange {n} (rib or rim for strengthening)  :: flens {m}
flange {n} (slang:vulva) SEE: vulva  ::
flannel {n} (washcloth) SEE: washcloth  ::
flapjack {n} (pancake) SEE: pancake  ::
flashback {n} (a dramatic device in which an earlier event is inserted into the normal chronological flow of a narrative)  :: [Bokmål] tilbakeblikk {n}; [Nynorsk] tilbakeblikk {n}
flash point {n} (figuratively; a hotspot)  :: brennpunkt {n}, kritisk punkt
flash point {n} (the lowest temperature at which a liquid can form an ignitable mixture)  :: antennelsestemperatur {m}, flammepunkt {n}
flashpoint {n} (figuratively; a hotspot)  :: brennpunkt {n}, kritisk punkt
flashpoint {n} (the lowest temperature at which a liquid can form an ignitable mixture)  :: antennelsestemperatur {m}, flammepunkt {n}
flat {adj} (having no variations in altitude)  :: flat
flat {adj} (lowered by one semitone)  :: -es
flat {adj} (of a tyre: deflated)  :: flat
flat {adj} (unable to generate power)  :: dødt {n}
flat {adj} (uninteresting)  :: dødt {n}
flat {adj} (with its carbon dioxide having come out of solution)  :: doven
flat {adj} (without variations in pitch)  :: monoton
flat {n} (apartment) SEE: apartment  ::
flat {n} (palm of the hand) SEE: palm  ::
flat as a pancake {adj} (extremely flat)  :: [Bokmål] flat som en pannekake; [Nynorsk] flat som ei pannekake
flat-chested {adj} (having small breasts)  :: [Bokmål] flatbrystet, flatbrysta; [Nynorsk] flatbrysta
flat feet {n} (physical condition of the feet) SEE: flatfoot  ::
flatfish {n} (fish)  :: flatfisk {m}, flyndrefisk {m}
flatfooted {adj} (having flat feet) SEE: flat-footed  ::
flatfooted {adj} (unprepared) SEE: flat-footed  ::
flatmate {n} (a person with whom one shares a flat)  :: [Bokmål] bofrende {m}
flatter {v} (to compliment someone)  :: [Bokmål] smigre; [Nynorsk] smigre
flattering {adj} (attractive or good-looking; that makes one look good)  :: [Bokmål] flatterende
flatuency {n} (flatulence) SEE: flatulence  ::
flavour {n} (the quality produced by the sensation of taste)  :: smak
flaw {n} (crack or breach)  :: [Bokmål] feil {m}, brist {m}, skavank {m}
flaw {n} (defect, fault)  :: [Bokmål] feil {m}, brist {m}, brist {m}
flax {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] lin {n}; [Nynorsk] lin {n}
flax {n} (plant native to New Zealand) SEE: phormium  ::
flea {n} (parasitic insect)  :: [Bokmål] loppe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] loppe {f}
flea market {n} (an outdoor market selling inexpensive antiques, curios)  :: [Bokmål] loppemarked {n}; [Nynorsk] loppemarknad {m}
flechette {n} (lawn darts) SEE: lawn darts  ::
fleck {n} (flake) SEE: flake  ::
fleck {n} (lock) SEE: lock  ::
fleck {n} (small spot)  :: flekk {m}
flee {v} (to run away; to escape)  :: [Bokmål] flykte, rømme; [Nynorsk] flykte, rømme
fleet {n} (a group of vessels)  :: [Bokmål] flåte {m}; [Nynorsk] flote {m}, flåte {m}
fleeting {adj} (passing quickly)  :: [Bokmål] flyktig; [Nynorsk] flyktig
Flemish {adj} (of or relating to Flanders)  :: [Bokmål] flamsk; [Nynorsk] flamsk
flense {v} (To strip the blubber or skin from, as from a whale, seal, etc)  :: [Bokmål] flense; [Nynorsk] flense
fleur-de-lis {n} (heraldic charge)  :: lilje
flexible {adj} (easily bent without breaking)  :: fleksibel
flick {n} (cinema) SEE: cinema  ::
flick {n} (film) SEE: film  ::
flight deck {n} (aircraft cockpit) SEE: cockpit  ::
fling {n} (short sexual relationship)  :: [Bokmål] eventyr {n}, affære {m}
flint {n} (hard fine-grained quartz which generates sparks when struck)  :: flint
flip-flop {n} (footwear) SEE: thong  ::
flip-flops {n} (thong) SEE: thong  ::
flippant {adj} (lacking respect)  :: eplekjekk, flåset, flåsete
flipper {n} (paddle-like rubber covering for the foot, used in swimming)  :: [Bokmål] svømmefot {m}
float {n} (buoyant device)  :: [angling float] dupp {m}
floating-point number {n} (computing)  :: flyttall {n}
floating-point number {n} (number of the form a x bc)  :: flyttall {n}
floating wood tile {n} (laminate flooring) SEE: laminate flooring  ::
flobber {n} (pouting) SEE: pouting  ::
floccinaucinihilipilification {n} (act or habit of describing or regarding something as unimportant)  :: bagatellisering {m}
flock {v} (to congregate)  :: flokke
flog {v} (to defeat) SEE: defeat  ::
flog {v} (to sell) SEE: sell  ::
flog {v} (to steal) SEE: steal  ::
flood {n} (overflow of water)  :: [Bokmål] flom; [Nynorsk] flaum
flood {v} (to overflow)  :: oversvømme
floodlight {n} (powerful artificial illumination with a broad beam)  :: [Bokmål] flomlys {n}
floodlit {adj} (lit by floodlights)  :: [Bokmål] flombelyst
floor {n} (lower part of a room)  :: gulv {n}
floor {n} (storey) SEE: storey  ::
floorboard {n} (any of the long boards laid over joists to make a floor)  :: golvplanke {m}, gulvplanke {m}
flophouse {n} (cheap hotel) SEE: doss-house  ::
flop style {n} (high jump technique) SEE: Fosbury flop  ::
Flora {prop} (the goddess of flowers)  :: Flora
florist's {n} (a shop that sells flowers)  :: [Bokmål] blomsterbutikk {m}; [Nynorsk] blomsterbutikk {m}
floss {n} (a thread, used to clean the area between the teeth)  :: [Bokmål] tanntråd {m}; [Nynorsk] tanntråd {m}
flounce {v} (to make spastic motions) SEE: flounder  ::
flounder {n} (any flatfish)  :: flyndre {c}
flounder {n} (Platichthys flesus)  :: skrubbe {c}
flour {n} (ground cereal grains)  :: mjøl {n}; [Bokmål] mel {n}
flourishing {adj} (growing, thriving)  :: [Bokmål] blomstrende
flow {n} (the movement of a fluid)  :: flom {m}, strøm {m}
flow {n} (the rising movement of the tide)  :: flo {f} {m}
flow {v} (to move as a fluid)  :: flomme, strømme, fløda, fløyma
flower {n} (reproductive structure in angiosperms)  :: [Bokmål] blomst {m}; [Nynorsk] blom {m}, blome {m}, blomster {m}
flowerbed {n} (place where flowers are grown)  :: [Bokmål] blomsterbed {n}; [Nynorsk] blomsterbed {n}, blomebed {n}
flower girl {n} (florist) SEE: florist  ::
flower girl {n} (participant in a wedding procession)  :: [Bokmål] blomsterpike {m} {f}
flowering {adj} (of a plant)  :: [Bokmål] blomstrende
flowerpot {n} (a container in which plants are grown)  :: [Bokmål] blomsterpotte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] blomepotte {f}, blomsterpotte {f}
flow production {n} (mass production) SEE: mass production  ::
flu {n} (common cold) SEE: common cold  ::
fluctuate {v} (to vary irregularly; to swing)  :: svinge, fluktuere
fluent {adj} (able to speak a language accurately and confidently)  :: flytende
fluid {adj} (in a state of flux; subject to change)  :: [Bokmål] flytende; [Nynorsk] flytande
fluid {adj} (moving smoothly)  :: [Bokmål] flytende; [Nynorsk] flytande
fluid {adj} (of or relating to fluid)  :: [Bokmål] flytende; [Nynorsk] flytande
fluid {n} (any state of matter which can flow)  :: [Bokmål] væske {m} {f}, fluid {n}; [Nynorsk] væske {f}, fluid {n}
fluid mechanics {n} (branch of mechanics dealing with fluids)  :: [Bokmål] fluidmekanikk {m}; [Nynorsk] fluidmekanikk {m}
fluorescent lamp {n} (a gas-discharge lamp)  :: lysrør {n}, lysstoffrør {n}
fluorine {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] fluor {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] fluor {m} {n}
flush {adj} (smooth, even, aligned; not sticking out)  :: nettopp
flush {adj} (wealthy or well off)  :: rik
flute {n} (woodwind instrument)  :: [Bokmål] fløyte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] fløyte {f}
fluted {adj} (drunk) SEE: drunk  ::
flutist {n} (flute player) SEE: flautist  ::
flutter {v} (to flap or wave quickly)  :: blafre
flutter {v} (to flap the wings without flying)  :: flakse
flux {n} (a chemical agent for cleaning metal prior to soldering or welding)  :: Fluks {m}
flux {n} (the rate of transfer of energy (electric flux, magnetic flux))  :: Fluks {m}
fly {n} (fishing lure)  :: [Bokmål] flue {f} {m}; [Nynorsk] fluge {f}
fly {n} (fly ball) SEE: fly ball  ::
fly {n} (insect of the family Muscidae)  :: [Bokmål] flue {f} {m}; [Nynorsk] fluge {f}
fly {n} (insect of the order Diptera)  :: [Bokmål] toving {f} {m}, tovinge {m}; [Nynorsk] toveng {m}
fly {n} (piece of canvas that covers the opening of a tent)  :: gylf {m}
fly {n} (strip that hides the opening of trousers/pants or underpants)  :: glidelås {m}, gylf {m}
fly {v} (to flee)  :: fly
fly {v} (to travel through air)  :: [Bokmål] fly, flyge; [Nynorsk] fly, flyge
fly fishing {n} (form of angling)  :: [Bokmål] fluefiske {n}
flying buttress {n} (buttress that stands apart from the structure that it supports)  :: strebebue {m}
flying carp {n} (silver carp) SEE: silver carp  ::
flying fish {n} (tropical marine fish)  :: [Bokmål] flygefisk {m}, flyvefisk {m}; [Nynorsk] flygefisk {m}
flying fox {n} (bat of the family Pteropodidae) SEE: megabat  ::
flying saucer {n} (disc-shaped unidentified flying object)  :: flygende tallerken
Flying Spaghetti Monster {prop} (spaghetti deity)  :: Flygende spaghettimonster
fly on the wall {n} (quiet, non-participating or unseen observer)  :: [Bokmål] flue veggen; [Nynorsk] fluge veggen
fly screen {n} (window screen) SEE: window screen  ::
flystrike {n} (myiasis) SEE: myiasis  ::
flywheel {n} (a rotating mass used to maintain the speed of a machine within certain limits while the machine receives or releases energy at a varying rate)  :: [Bokmål] svinghjul {n}
foal {n} (young (male or female) horse)  :: føll {n}, fole {m}
foam {n} (foam rubber)  :: [Bokmål] skumgummi {m}; [Nynorsk] skumgummi {m}
foam {n} (substance composed of a large collection of bubbles or their solidified remains)  :: [Bokmål] skum {n}; [Nynorsk] skum {n}
foam rubber {n} (foam rubber) SEE: foam  ::
fob {n} (chain or ribbon)  :: [Bokmål] urkjede {m}
fob {n} (little pocket near waistline) SEE: watch pocket  ::
foe {n} (enemy) SEE: enemy  ::
foehn {n} (warm dry wind blowing down the northern sides of the Alps)  :: [Bokmål] føn {m}, fønvind {m}; [Nynorsk] føn {m}, fønvind {m}
foetus {n} (fetus) SEE: fetus  ::
fog {n} (cloud that forms at a low altitude and obscures vision)  :: tåke {m} {f}, skodde {m} {f}
fog {n} (mist or film clouding a surface)  :: dugg {m}
fog {n} (photography: blur on a developed photographic image)  :: uskarphet {m}
fog {n} (Scottish: moss) SEE: moss  ::
fog {n} (state of mind characterized by lethargy and confusion)  :: uklarhet {m}
fog {v} (to become obscured in condensation or water)  :: dugge
fog {v} (to cover with or as if with fog)  :: dugge
fog {v} (to make confusing or obscure)  :: tåkelegge
foie gras {n} (fattened liver of geese or ducks)  :: gåselever {m}
foil {n} (shortened form of aerofoil/airfoil) SEE: aerofoil  ::
foil {n} (shortened form of hydrofoil) SEE: hydrofoil  ::
foil {n} (thin aluminium/aluminum or tin used for wrapping food)  :: [Bokmål] folie {m}; [Nynorsk] folie {m}
foil {n} (thin sheet of metal)  :: [Bokmål] folie {m}; [Nynorsk] folie {m}
folder {n} (container of computer files)  :: mappe {m}
foley {n} (a foley artist) SEE: foley artist  ::
foliage {n} (the leaves of plants)  :: bladverk {n}, løvverk {n}
folk {n} (inhabitants of a region)  :: folk {n}, befolkning {m} {f}
folk music {n} (music originating from a specific region)  :: [Bokmål] folkemusikk {m}; [Nynorsk] folkemusikk {m}
follow {v} (to go or come after in physical space)  :: følge
following {adj} (next in sequence or time)  :: [Bokmål] følgende, påfølgende
following {adj} (to be specified)  :: [Bokmål] følgende
follow-up {n} (action)  :: [Bokmål] oppfølging {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] oppfølging {f}
fond {v} (be fond of, like) SEE: like  ::
food {n} (any substance consumed by living organisms to sustain life)  :: mat {m}, føde {m} {f}, næring {m} {f}
food poisoning {n} (any food-borne disease)  :: [Bokmål] matforgiftning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] matforgifting {f}
fool {n} (jester)  :: narr {m}
fool {n} (person with poor judgement or little intelligence)  :: tosk {m}, dust {m}, tulling {m}
fool {v} (to trick; to make a fool of someone)  :: narre, lure
foolish {adj} (lacking good sense or judgement; unwise)  :: [Bokmål] tåpelig, dum
foolscap {n} (fool's cap) SEE: fool's cap  ::
foot {n} (metrical foot) SEE: metrical foot  ::
foot {n} (part of animal’s body )  :: pote labb
foot {n} (part of human body )  :: [Bokmål] fot {m}; [Nynorsk] fot {m}
foot {n} (unit of measure )  :: [Bokmål] fot {m}; [Nynorsk] fot {m}
foot {v} (kick)  :: sparke
foot {v} (pay)  :: betale
footage {n} (amount of film that has been used)  :: filmmateriale {n}
foot-and-mouth disease {n} (foot-and-mouth disease)  :: munn- og klovsyke
football {n} (ball)  :: fotball
football {n} (British game)  :: fotball
football {n} (Canadian game) SEE: Canadian football  ::
football {n} (practise of any of these games)  :: fotball
football {n} (US game) SEE: American football  ::
footballer {n} (one who plays football)  :: [Bokmål] fotballspiller {m}, fotballspeller {m}; [Nynorsk] fotballspelar {m}
football pitch {n} (playing field on which the game of football is played) SEE: soccer field  ::
football player {n} (footballer) SEE: footballer  ::
footbridge {n} (bridge for pedestrians)  :: [Bokmål] gangbro {m} {f}, gangbru {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gangbru {f}
foothills {n} (plural of foothill) SEE: foothill  ::
foot locker {n} (footlocker) SEE: footlocker  ::
footman {n} (A soldier who marches and fights on foot) SEE: foot soldier  ::
footnote {n} (comment at the bottom of a printed page)  :: [Bokmål] fotnote {m}; [Nynorsk] fotnote {m}
footpath {n} (path for pedestrians)  :: [Bokmål] gangsti {m}, (pavement) fortau {n}; [Nynorsk] gangstig {m}, gangsti {m}, (pavement) fortau {n}
footstool {n} (a low stool)  :: krakk {m}
footwear {n} (an item of clothing that is worn on the foot)  :: [Bokmål] fottøy {n}, skotøy {n}; [Nynorsk] fottøy {n}, skotøy {n}
foppery {n} (stupidity) SEE: stupidity  ::
for {conj} (because)  :: for, fordi
for {prep} (because of)  :: for
for {prep} (directed at, intended to belong to)  :: til
for {prep} (supporting)  :: for
for {prep} (towards)  :: mot, for
foraging {n} (the act of searching for food)  :: matauk {m}
forbid {v} (to disallow)  :: forby
force {n} (ability to attack, control, or constrain)  :: styrke {m}
force {n} (anything that is able to make a big change in person or thing)  :: kraft {m} {f}
force {n} (group that aims to attack, control, or constrain)  :: styrke {m}
force {n} (law: unlawful violence or lawful compulsion)  :: tvang
force {n} (physical quantity that denotes ability to accelerate a body)  :: kraft {m} {f}
force {n} (waterfall) SEE: waterfall  ::
force {v} (cause to occur, overcoming resistance)  :: påtvinge
force {v} (compel (someone to do something))  :: tvinge
ford {n} (crossing)  :: vadeplass {m}, vadested {n}
ford {v} (to cross a stream)  :: vade
forearm {n} (part of the arm)  :: [Bokmål] underarm {m}; [Nynorsk] underarm {m}
forecast {v} (estimate future conditions)  :: forutsi, predikere
forecastle {n} (nautical: raised part of the upper deck at bow)  :: ruff {m}
forefather {n} (ancestor)  :: [Bokmål] forfader {m}; [Nynorsk] forfar {m}, [old] forfader {m}
forefinger {n} (first finger next to the thumb)  :: [Bokmål] pekefinger {m}; [Nynorsk] peikefinger {m}
forego {v} (precede) SEE: precede  ::
foregoing {adj} (occurring before or in front of something else)  :: foregående, forrige
forehead {n} (part of face above eyebrows)  :: [Bokmål] panne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] panne {f}
foreign {adj} (originating from or characteristic of a different country)  :: utenlandsk
foreign {n} (foreigner) SEE: foreigner  ::
foreign affairs {n} (policy)  :: [Bokmål] utenrikssaker {p}
foreign body {n} (unwanted intruding object)  :: [Bokmål] fremmedlegeme {n}
foreign country {n} (country of which one is not a citizen)  :: [Bokmål] utland {n}, fremmed land {n}; [Nynorsk] utland {n}
foreigner {n} (person in a foreign land)  :: utlending {m}
foreign exchange {n} (foreign currency) SEE: foreign currency  ::
foreign language {n} (any language other than that spoken by the people of a specific place)  :: [Bokmål] fremmedspråk {n}
foreign minister {n} (cabinet official)  :: [Bokmål] utenriksminister {m}; [Nynorsk] utanriksminister {m}
foreland {n} (headland) SEE: headland  ::
foreleg {n} (either of the two legs towards the front of a four-legged animal)  :: [Bokmål] forbein {n}; [Nynorsk] forbein {n}, frambein {n}
foreman {n} (leader of a work crew)  :: [Bokmål] formann {m}
foreman {n} (member of a jury)  :: [Bokmål] juryformann {m}
forename {n} (a name that precedes surname)  :: fornavn {n}
forenoon {n} (the time period between dawn and noon)  :: [Bokmål] formiddag {m}; [Nynorsk] formiddag {m}
foresee {v} (to anticipate)  :: forutse
foreseen {v} (past participle of foresee)  :: forutsett
foreskin {n} (fold of skin) SEE: prepuce  ::
forest {n} (dense collection of trees)  :: skog {m}
forester {n} (moth) SEE: zygaenid  ::
foretaste {n} (taste taken in advance)  :: [Bokmål] forsmak {m}; [Nynorsk] forsmak {m}, føresmak {m}
foretell {v} (to predict the future)  :: forutsi
foretop {n} (forelock of a horse) SEE: forelock  ::
for ever {adv} (forever) SEE: forever  ::
for example {adv} (as an example)  :: for eksempel; [Nynorsk] til dømes
forge {n} (furnace or hearth)  :: [Bokmål] esse {m}; [Nynorsk] esse {f}
forge {n} (workshop)  :: [Bokmål] smie {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] smie {f}
forge {v} (to shape a metal)  :: [Bokmål] smi; [Nynorsk] smi
forgery {n} (invention) SEE: invention  ::
forget {v} (to cease remembering)  :: [Bokmål] glemme, glømme; [Nynorsk] gløyma
forget {v} (to lose remembrance of)  :: [Bokmål] glemme, glømme; [Nynorsk] gløyma
forgetfulness {n} (failure to bear in mind)  :: [Bokmål] forglemmelse {m}
forgetfulness {n} (loss of remembrance)  :: [Bokmål] glemsomhet {m} {f}
forgetfulness {n} (proneness to let slip from the mind)  :: [Bokmål] glemsomhet {m} {f}
forget-me-not {n} (plant of the genus Myosotis)  :: [Bokmål] forglemmegei {m}; [Nynorsk] minneblom {m}, forgløymmegei {m}
forgivable {adj} (able to be forgiven)  :: [Bokmål] tilgivelig
forgive {v} (transitive, to pardon)  :: tilgi, forlate
for God's sake {interj} (Exclamation of surprise, impatience, etc)  :: for Guds skyld, Gudskjelov
for instance {adv} (as an example) SEE: for example  ::
fork {n} (eating utensil)  :: [Bokmål] gaffel {m}; [Nynorsk] gaffel {m}
fork {n} (forklift) SEE: forklift  ::
fork {n} (gallows) SEE: gallows  ::
fork {n} (intersection)  :: [Bokmål] forgrening {m} {f}, forgreining {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] forgreining {f}
fork {n} (point where a waterway splits)  :: [Bokmål] forgreining {m} {f}, forgrening {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] forgreining {f}
fork {n} (pronged tool)  :: [Bokmål] gaffel {m}; [Nynorsk] gaffel {m}
fork {n} (tuning fork) SEE: tuning fork  ::
fork {n} (UK: crotch) SEE: crotch  ::
forklift {n} (small industrial vehicle)  :: [Bokmål] gaffeltruck {m}, truck {m}; [Nynorsk] gaffeltruck {m}, truck {m}
form {n} (level of pre-collegiate education) SEE: grade  ::
formal {n} (formalin) SEE: formalin  ::
formaldehyde {n}  :: formaldehyd
formalistic {adj} (formalist) SEE: formalist  ::
formation {n} (military: arrangement of moving troops, ships, or aircraft)  :: formasjon {m}
formic acid {n} (methanoic acid)  :: maursyre {f}
formidable {adj} (causing fear, dread, awe or admiration as a result of size, strength, or some other impressive quality)  :: formidabel
formidable {adj} (difficult to defeat or overcome)  :: formidabel
form of address {n} (term of address) SEE: term of address  ::
Formosa {prop} (Taiwan) SEE: Taiwan  ::
Formosa Strait {prop} (Taiwan Strait) SEE: Taiwan Strait  ::
formula {n} (in chemistry)  :: [Bokmål] formel {m}; [Nynorsk] formel {m}
formula {n} (in mathematics)  :: [Bokmål] formel {m}; [Nynorsk] formel {m}
forsake {v} (to abandon)  :: forlate
for sale {adj} (being offered for purchase)  :: [Bokmål] til salgs
forthcoming {adj} (approaching)  :: kommende
forthcoming {adj} (available)  :: innkommende
forthcoming {adj} (considerate)  :: imøtekommende
forthcomingness {n} (the state or quality of being forthcoming (considerate))  :: imøtekommenhet {c}
fortieth {adj} (ordinal form of forty)  :: førtinde
fortify {v} (increase the defenses of)  :: [Bokmål] befeste
fortnight {adv} (period of two weeks)  :: [Bokmål] to uker {p}, fjorten dager {p}; [Nynorsk] to veker {p}, fjorten dagar {p}, fjortendagar {p}
fortress {n} (fortified place)  :: [Bokmål] festning {f} {m}; [Nynorsk] festning {m} {f}
fortunate {adj}  :: heldig
fortunately {adv} (in a fortunate manner)  :: [Bokmål] heldigvis; [Nynorsk] heldigvis
fortune favors the bold {proverb} (luck favors the adventurous)  :: [Bokmål] lykken står den kjekke bi
fortuneteller {n} (cootie catcher) SEE: cootie catcher  ::
forty {num} (the cardinal number occurring after thirty-nine)  :: førti
fortysomething {n} (person in his forties)  :: i førtiåra, i førtiårene
forum {n} (form of discussion)  :: forum {n}, fora {p}
forum {n} (gathering for the purpose of discussion)  :: forum, fora {p}
forum {n} (Internet message board)  :: forum {n}, fora {p}
forum {n} (place for discussion)  :: forum {n}, fora {p}
forward {adj} (at the front)  :: fremre
forward {adj} (expected in the future)  :: framtidig
forward {adj} (without customary restraint)  :: direkte
forward {adv} (in the usual direction of travel)  :: framover
forward {adv} (into the future)  :: framover, heretter
forward {adv} (towards the front)  :: framover
forward {n} (centre or winger in ice hockey)  :: forward {m}
forward {n} (front part of a vessel)  :: baug {m}
forward {n} (player nearest to the opposing soccer team)  :: [Bokmål] spiss {m}, angriper {m}; [Nynorsk] spiss {m}
forward {n} (small forward or power forward position)  :: forward {m}
forward {v} (send (something received) to a third party)  :: [Bokmål] videresende; [Nynorsk] vidaresende
fossil {n} (The mineralized remains of an animal or plant)  :: [Bokmål] fossil {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] fossil {n}
foster child {n} (a child in foster care)  :: pleiebarn {n}; [Bokmål] fosterbarn {n}; [Nynorsk] fosterbarn {n}
fosterling {n} (foster child) SEE: foster child  ::
foul-smelling {adj} (having a bad odour)  :: [Bokmål] illeluktende
found {v} (melt) SEE: melt  ::
found {v} (to begin building)  :: grunnlegge
found {v} (to start organization)  :: grunnlegge
foundation {n} (endowed institution or charity)  :: [Bokmål] stiftelse {m}; [Nynorsk] stiftelse {m}, stifting {f}
foundation {n} (lowest and supporting part or member of a wall)  :: grunnmur
foundation {n} (that upon which anything is founded)  :: fundament
foundation stone {n} (stone laid during construction)  :: [Bokmål] grunnstein {m}; [Nynorsk] grunnstein {m}
founder {n} (one who founds, establishes, and erects; one who lays a foundation; an author)  :: [Bokmål] grunnlegger {m}; [Nynorsk] grunnleggar {m}, grunnleggjar {m}
fount {n} (drinking device for animals) SEE: waterer  ::
fountain {n} (artificial water feature)  :: springvann; [Bokmål] fontene {m}; [Nynorsk] fontene {f}
fountain {n} (spring) SEE: spring  ::
fountain of youth {n} (anything reputed to have the power to restore health and vitality)  :: ungdomskilde {m}
fountain pen {n} (pen containing a reservoir of ink)  :: [Bokmål] fyllepenn {m}; [Nynorsk] fyllepenn {m}
four {num} (the cardinal number 4)  :: fire
four by two {n} (Jew) SEE: Jew  ::
four-eyes {n} (person who wears spectacles)  :: brilleslange {m}
fourhorn sculpin {n} (a species of fish)  :: [Bokmål] hornulke; [Nynorsk] hornulke
four-poster {n} (four-poster bed)  :: [Bokmål] himmelseng {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] himmelseng {f}
four-stroke engine {n} (an engine in which the pistons perform four strokes per engine cycle)  :: firetaktsmotor
fourteen {num} (cardinal number)  :: fjorten
fourth {adj} (fourth)  :: fjärde
fourth {n} (fourth gear) SEE: fourth gear  ::
fourth {n} (quarter) SEE: quarter  ::
four-wheeler {n} (vehicle with four wheels)  :: firehjulsvogn {c}
fowl {n} (bird) SEE: bird  ::
fox {n} (fox terrier) SEE: fox terrier  ::
fox {n} (Vulpes)  :: rev {m}
foxberry {n} (plant and berry Vaccinium vitis-idaea) SEE: lingonberry  ::
foxglove {n} (plant of the genus Digitalis)  :: [Bokmål] revebjelle {c}; [Nynorsk] revebjølle {f}
foyer {n} (lobby, corridor, or waiting room)  :: [Bokmål] foajé {m}; [Nynorsk] foajé {m}
fracking {n} (hydraulic fracturing) SEE: hydraulic fracturing  ::
fractal {adj} (having the form of a fractal)  :: fraktal
fractal {n} (figure irregular at all scales)  :: fraktal {m}
fractal {n} (self-similar geometric figure)  :: fraktal {m}
fraction {n} (arithmetic: ratio)  :: brøk {m}, fraksjon {m}
fraction {n} (part of a whole)  :: andel {m}, brøkdel {m}, brøk {m}; fraksjon {m}
fracture {n} (act of breaking, or something broken)  :: [Bokmål] fraktur {m}; [Nynorsk] fraktur {m}
fragment {n} (portion or segment of an object)  :: [Bokmål] fragment {n}; [Nynorsk] fragment {n}
fragrance {n} (pleasant smell or odour)  :: [Bokmål] duft {m}, aroma, godlukt
frame {n} (piece of photographic film containing an image)  :: frame {m}, ramme {m}
frame {n} (rigid, generally rectangular mounting)  :: ramme {m} {f}
frame {n} (structural elements of a building or other constructed object)  :: bjelkelag {n}, rammeverk {n}, armatur {m}
frame {n} (structure of a person's body)  :: beingrind {m} {f}
frame {v} (add a decorative border to a picture)  :: innramme
France {prop} (country)  :: Frankrike (Franske Republikk, Republikken Frankrike)
franchiser {n} (franchisor) SEE: franchisor  ::
Francis {prop} (male given name)  :: Frans
francium {n} (chemical element)  :: francium
frank {adj} (bluntly honest)  :: frank
Frank {n} (one of the Franks)  :: [Bokmål] franker {m}; [Nynorsk] frankar {m}
Frank {prop} (male given name)  :: Frank
frankenword {n} (portmanteau word) SEE: portmanteau word  ::
frankly {adv} (in a frank, open or (too) honest manner)  :: [Bokmål] beint fram; [Nynorsk] beintfram
frankly {adv} ((speech act) In truth, to tell the truth)  :: [Bokmål] ærlig talt, oppriktig talt; [Nynorsk] ærleg talt
fraud {n} (an act of deception)  :: bedrageri {n}, svindel {m}
fraud {v} (defraud) SEE: defraud  ::
fraught {adj} (charged or accompanied with)  :: full
fray {v} (to cause exhaustion to a person's mental strength)  :: rakne
fray {v} (to unravel)  :: rakne
freaking {adj} (an intensifier) SEE: fricking  ::
freckle {n} (small pigmentation spot on the skin)  :: [Bokmål] fregne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] frekne {f}
freckled {adj} (having freckles)  :: [Bokmål] fregnet, fregnete; [Nynorsk] freknete
Frederick {prop} (male given name)  :: Fredrik
free {adj} (mathematics: unconstrained)  :: fri
free {adj} (not imprisoned)  :: fri
free {adj} (not in use)  :: ledig
free {adj} (obtainable without payment) SEE: free of charge  ::
free {adj} (software: with very few limitations on distribution or improvement)  :: fri
free {adj} (unconstrained)  :: fri, løs
free {adj} (unobstructed)  :: åpen, fri
free {adj} (without)  :: fri, uten
free {adj} (without obligations)  :: fri, ledig
free {adv} (without needing to pay)  :: gratis
free {v} (make free)  :: frigjøre, frigi, befri, løslate
freebooter {n} (A pirate, or person who pillages and plunders)  :: fribytter {m}
freedom {n}  :: frihet
freedom {n} (not being imprisoned or enslaved)  :: fridom; [Bokmål] frihet
freedom of movement {n} (the right of a citizen to travel within a state, and to leave and return to that state)  :: [Bokmål] bevegelsesfrihet {m} {f}
freedom of religion {n} (the right to hold any religious beliefs)  :: [Bokmål] religionsfrihet {m} {f}
freedom of speech {n} (right to speak without fear of harm)  :: [Bokmål] ytringsfrihet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] ytringsfridom {m}
freedom of the press {n} (right of media to disseminate ideas and opinions)  :: [Bokmål] pressefrihet {m} {f}
freedom to roam {n} (right to access public or privately owned land)  :: allemannsretten
free kick {n} (kick played without interference of opposition)  :: [Bokmål] frispark {n}; [Nynorsk] frispark {n}
freelance {v}  :: frilans
freelancer {n} (who freelances)  :: frilanser
freemason {n} (freemason) SEE: Freemason  ::
Freemason {n} (member of the Free and Accepted Masons)  :: [Bokmål] frimurer {m}; [Nynorsk] frimurar {m}
free of charge {adj} (not requiring any payment)  :: gratis
free sheet {n} (freesheet) SEE: freesheet  ::
free software {n} (free of charge software) SEE: freeware  ::
free-standing {adj} (free-standing) SEE: freestanding  ::
freestanding {adj} (standing or set apart)  :: [Bokmål] frittstående; [Nynorsk] frittståande
free trade {n} (trade free from government interference)  :: [Bokmål] frihandel {m}; [Nynorsk] frihandel {m}
freeware {n} (free software)  :: gratisprogram {n}
freeze {v} (become motionless)  :: fryse
freeze {v} (become solid due to low temperature)  :: fryse
freeze {v} (lower something's temperature to freezing point)  :: fryse
freezer {n} (part of a refrigerator)  :: fryser
freezer {n} (stand-alone appliance)  :: dypfryser
freezing {adj} (frosty) SEE: frosty  ::
freezing point {n} (temperature)  :: [Bokmål] frysepunkt {n}; [Nynorsk] frysepunkt {n}
Freiburg {prop} (a German city)  :: Freiburg
freight {v} (to transport goods)  :: frakte
freight car {n} (railway car) SEE: goods wagon  ::
freighter {n} (vessel used to carry freight) SEE: cargo ship  ::
freight train {n} (train used for transportation of freight) SEE: goods train  ::
French {adj} (of or relating to France)  :: [Bokmål] fransk; [Nynorsk] fransk
French {adj} (of or relating to the French language)  :: [Bokmål] fransk; [Nynorsk] fransk
French {adj} (of or relating to the French people)  :: [Bokmål] fransk; [Nynorsk] fransk
French {n} (people of France, collectively)  :: franskmenn {m-p}
French {prop}  :: [Nynorsk] fransk språk
French {prop} (Romance language spoken in France)  :: [Bokmål] fransk {m}; [Nynorsk] fransk {m}
french fries {n} (deep fried strips of potato)  :: pommes frites {m}
French letter {n} (condom) SEE: condom  ::
Frenchman {n} (man of French birth or nationality)  :: [Bokmål] franskmann {m}; [Nynorsk] franskmann {m}
French Polynesia {prop} (Overseas territory of France)  :: [Bokmål] Fransk Polynesia; [Nynorsk] Fransk Polynesia
French press {n} (cafetière) SEE: cafetière  ::
French-Provençal {prop} (Franco-Provençal) SEE: Franco-Provençal  ::
French Riviera {n} (French Riviera)  :: Rivieraen
French toast {n} (food prepared by dipping bread into egg batter and frying)  :: arme riddere {m-p}
Frenchwoman {n} (a French woman)  :: [Bokmål] franskmann {m}; [Nynorsk] franskmann {m}
frenetic {adj} (fast, frantic, harried, or frenzied)  :: frenetisk
Freo {prop} (Fremantle) SEE: Fremantle  ::
frequency {n} (number of occurrences divided by time)  :: frekvens {m}
frequency {n} (property of occurring often rather than infrequently)  :: [Bokmål] hyppighet {m} {f}
frequency {n} (rate of occurrence of anything)  :: [Bokmål] hyppighet {m} {f}
frequent {adj} (done or occurring often)  :: hyppig
fresh {adj}  :: frisk
fresh {adj} (new or clean)  :: fersk
fresh water {n} (water with little salt)  :: [Bokmål] ferskvann {n}
freshwater {adj} (living in fresh water)  :: [Bokmål] ferskvanns-; [Nynorsk] ferskvass-
Fresnel lamp {n} (Fresnel lantern) SEE: Fresnel lantern  ::
fret {n} (one of the pieces of metal/wood/plastic across the neck of a guitar or similar string instrument)  :: [Bokmål] bånd {n}, tverrbånd {n}; [Nynorsk] band {n}, tverrband {n}
fret {v} (to worry or be anxious)  :: fortvile
Freudian {adj} (relating to or influenced by Sigmund Freud)  :: freudiansk
Freudian {adj} (susceptible to analysis in terms of unconscious thoughts or desires)  :: freudiansk
Freudian {n} (a follower of Sigmund Freud)  :: freudianer {m}
Freya {prop} (female given name)  :: Frøya
Freya {prop} (Norse goddess of love)  :: Frøya
fricassee {n} (meat or poultry cut into small pieces, stewed or fried and served in its own gravy)  :: frikassé {m}
fricative {n} (consonant)  :: [Bokmål] frikativ {m}
friction {n} (A force that resists the relative motion or tendency to such motion of two bodies in contact)  :: [Bokmål] friksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] friksjon {m}
friction {n} (The rubbing of one object or surface against another)  :: [Bokmål] friksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] friksjon {m}
Friday {n} (day of the week)  :: fredag
fridge {n} (refrigerator) SEE: refrigerator  ::
fried egg {n} (egg that has been shallow fried)  :: speilegg {n}
friend {n} (person whose company one enjoys)  :: venn {m}, venninne {f}
friend {v} (befriend) SEE: befriend  ::
friendliness {n} (the quality of being friendly)  :: vennlighet
friendly {n} ((sports) game)  :: vennskapskamp
friendly {n}  :: vennlig, sympatisk
friendly match {n} (exhibition match)  :: [Bokmål] vennskapskamp {m}; [Nynorsk] vennskapskamp {m}
friendship {n} ((countable) friendly relationship)  :: [Bokmål] vennskap {n}; [Nynorsk] venskap {m} {n}, vennskap {m} {n}
friendship {n} ((uncountable) condition of being friends)  :: [Bokmål] vennskap {n}; [Nynorsk] venskap {m} {n}, vennskap {m} {n}
friend with benefits {n} (friend with whom one has a casual sexual relationship)  :: pulevenn {m}, knullekompis {m}
Friesland {prop} (province of the Netherlands)  :: Frisland {n}
frigate {n} (A 19th c. type of warship)  :: [Bokmål] fregatt {m}; [Nynorsk] fregatt {m}
frigate {n} (A modern type of warship)  :: [Bokmål] fregatt {m}; [Nynorsk] fregatt {m}
frigate {n} (An obsolete type of sailing warship)  :: [Bokmål] fregatt {m}; [Nynorsk] fregatt {m}
frigging {adj} (an intensifier) SEE: fricking  ::
Frisbee {n} (a disk thrown for recreation)  :: frisbee
Frisian {prop} (the West Frisian language) SEE: West Frisian  ::
fritter {v} (sinter) SEE: sinter  ::
frivolous {adj} (silly; especially at an inappropriate time or in an inappropriate manner)  :: frivol
Frodo {prop} (male given name)  :: Frode
frog {n} (amphibian)  :: frosk {m}
frogspawn {n} (frogs' eggs)  :: [Bokmål] froskerogn {m} {f}
from {prep} (with the origin, starting point or initial reference of or at)  :: fra
from {prep} (with the separation, exclusion or differentiation of)  :: fra; mot when used as protection from someone/something
from {prep} (with the source or provenance of or at)  :: fra
from time to time {adv} (occasionally)  :: [Bokmål] fra tid til annen, nå og da, av og til; [Nynorsk] frå tid til annan, nå og då, av og til
front {adj} (phonetics: of a vowel pronounced near the tip of the tongue) SEE: front vowel  ::
front {n} (facing side)  :: front {m}, forside {m}
front {n} (main entrance side)  :: front {m}, fasade {m}
front {n} (meteorology: interface between airmasses)  :: front {m}
front {n} (military: area or line of conflict)  :: front {m}
front crawl {n} (freestyle) SEE: freestyle  ::
frontispiece {n} (publishing: title page) SEE: title page  ::
front page {n} (initially visible page of a publication)  :: [Bokmål] forside {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] forside {f}
front room {n} (living room) SEE: living room  ::
frosh {n} (frog) SEE: frog  ::
frost {n} (cold weather that would cause frost)  :: [Bokmål] frost {m}, kulde {m}; [Nynorsk] frost {m}
frost {n} (cover of minute ice crystals)  :: [Bokmål] rim {n}, frost {m}; [Nynorsk] frost {m}
frounce {v} (to crease, wrinkle) SEE: frown  ::
frounce {v} (to curl) SEE: curl  ::
frown {v} (to look with disfavour or threateningly)  :: [Bokmål] skule
frown at {v} (to disapprove of) SEE: frown upon  ::
frozen {adj} (in the state of that which freezes)  :: frossen
frozen shoulder {n} (adhesive capsulitis) SEE: adhesive capsulitis  ::
fructose {n} (monosaccharide ketose sugar)  :: fruktose, fruktsukker
frugal {adj} (economical, avoiding waste, thrifty)  :: sparsommelig, måteholden, frugal, nøysom
fruit {n} (figuratively: positive end result or reward of labour or effort)  :: [Bokmål] frukt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] frukt {f}
fruit {n} (food)  :: [Bokmål] frukt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] frukt {f}
fruit {n} (part of plant)  :: [Bokmål] frukt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] frukt {f}
fruit bat {n} (bat of the family Pteropodidae) SEE: megabat  ::
fruitful {adj} (productive, yielding benefits)  :: [Bokmål] fruktbar; [Nynorsk] fruktbar
fruitmonger {n} (fruiterer) SEE: fruiterer  ::
fruitseller {n} (fruiterer) SEE: fruiterer  ::
fruit tree {n} (a tree that bears a crop of edible fruit on a regular basis)  :: [Bokmål] frukttre {n}; [Nynorsk] frukttre {n}
fruity {adj} (containing fruit or fruit flavouring)  :: [Bokmål] fruktig; [Nynorsk] fruktig
frustrating {adj} (discouraging; causing annoyance or anger by excessive difficulty)  :: [Bokmål] frustrerende
frustration {n} (feeling of annoyance)  :: [Bokmål] frustrasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] frustrasjon {m}
frying pan {n} (long-handled, shallow pan used for frying food)  :: [Bokmål] stekepanne {m} {f}, steikepanne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] steikepanne {f}, steikjepanne {f}
fuchsia {n} (colour)  :: fuksia
fuchsia {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] fuksia {m}; [Nynorsk] fuksia {m}
fuck {interj} (fuck!)  :: faen!, helvete!
fuck {n} (an act of sexual intercourse)  :: knull {n}, ligg {n}, nummer {n}
fuck {v} (to have sexual intercourse-obscene or vulgar)  :: pule, knulle, jokke
fuckable {adj} (sexually attractive)  :: pulbar
fuck and chuck {phrase} (hit it and quit it) SEE: hit it and quit it  ::
fucked {adj} (very drunk)  :: drita, dritings
fucking {adj} (as an intensifier)  :: jævla
fucking {adj} (offensive or worthless)  :: forpult
fucking {n} (an act of sexual intercourse)  :: knull {n}
fuck off {interj} (go away!)  :: dra til helvete!, drit og dra!
fuck off {v} (go to hell, disappear, screw oneself)  :: dra til helvete
fuck you {n} (fuck you)  :: faen ta deg, føkk deg
fuck-you lizard {n} (tokay gecko) SEE: tokay gecko  ::
fuel {n}  :: brensel {n} ; brennstoff {n} ; drivstoff {n}
fuel {n} (substance consumed to provide energy)  :: drivstoff
fugitive {adj} (elusive or difficult to retain)  :: diffus
fugitive {adj} (fleeing or running away)  :: flyktig
fugitive {adj} (transient, fleeting or ephemeral)  :: diffus
fugitive {n} (a person who is fleeing or escaping from something)  :: rømling {m}
fugu {n} (blowfish) SEE: blowfish  ::
fulcrum {n} (support about which a lever pivots)  :: dreiepunkt {n}, dreiningspunkt {n}, hvilepunkt {n}, omdreiningspunkt {n}
fulfil {v} (carry out) SEE: fulfill  ::
fulfilment {n} (being fulfilled)  :: [Bokmål] oppfyllelse {m}, oppfylling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] oppfylling {f}
full {adj} (complete)  :: fullstendig, komplett
full {adj} (containing the maximum possible amount)  :: full
full {adj} (of a garment: ample, wide)  :: vid
full {adj} (satisfied, in relation to eating)  :: mett
full {adj} (total, entire)  :: hel
full {n} (phase of the moon) SEE: full moon  ::
full {v} (to baptise) SEE: baptise  ::
full-blooded {adj} (of purebred ancestry)  :: [Bokmål] fullblods; [Nynorsk] fullblods
full moon {n} (phase of moon when in opposition to sun)  :: [Bokmål] fullmåne {m}; [Nynorsk] fullmåne {m}
full-scale {adj} (of the same size) SEE: life-size  ::
full throttle {n} (a maximum setting on an engine or motor control)  :: full gass, fullt pådrag, fullt gasspådrag, bånn gass, bånn pinne, klampen i bånn
full-time {adj} (Involving a full amount of time spent on some activity)  :: heltids
full-time {adv} (Spending a full amount of time)  :: heltid
fulminic acid {n} (HCNO)  :: knallsyre {m} {f}
fume {v} (Emit fumes)  :: ryke
fun {n} (enjoyment or amusement)  :: moro
fun {n} (playful, often noisy, activity)  :: moro
function {n} (biology: physiological activity of an organ or body part)  :: funksjon {m}
function {n} (computing: routine that returns a result)  :: funksjon {m}
function {n} (mathematics: single-valued relation)  :: funksjon {m}
function {n} (official or social occasion)  :: tilstelling {m}, tilstelning {m}
function {n} (professional or official position)  :: post {m}, stilling {m}
function {n} (relation where one thing is dependent on another)  :: funksjon {m}
function {n} (what something does or is used for)  :: funksjon {m}
functional {adj} (utilitarian) SEE: utilitarian  ::
functionalism {n} (architecture: doctrine that the function of something should be reflected in its design)  :: [Bokmål] funksjonalisme {m}; [Nynorsk] funksjonalisme {m}
functionalist {adj} (relating to functionalism)  :: [Bokmål] funksjonalistisk; [Nynorsk] funksjonalistisk
functional requirement {n} (a condition or capability)  :: [Bokmål] funksjonelt krav {n}
functional requirement {n} (description of any of the functions of a software system)  :: [Bokmål] kravspekk {m}, kravspesifikasjon {m}
functioning {adj} (functional) SEE: functional  ::
functor {n} (computing: function word) SEE: function object  ::
functor {n} (grammar: function word) SEE: function word  ::
fundament {n} (anus) SEE: anus  ::
fundament {n} (foundation) SEE: foundation  ::
fundamental {n} (a leading or primary principle, rule, law, or article)  :: fundamental
fundamental force {n} (force between elementary particles) SEE: fundamental interaction  ::
fundamental particle {n} (elementary particle) SEE: elementary particle  ::
funding {n} (money provided as funds)  :: finansiering {m}
funeral {adj} (relating to the ceremony)  :: begravelses-
funeral {n} (ceremony to honour of a deceased person)  :: begravelse {m}, jordfestelse {m}
funeral director {n} (undertaker) SEE: undertaker  ::
fungous {adj} (of or pertaining to a fungus) SEE: fungal  ::
fungus {n} (any member of the kingdom Fungi)  :: sopp
funky {adj} (offbeat, unconventional) SEE: offbeat  ::
funnel {n} (smoke flue, chimney) SEE: chimney  ::
funnel {n} (utensil used to guide poured liquids)  :: [Bokmål] trakt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] trakt {f}, trekt {f}
funnel chanterelle {n} (Cantharellus tubaeformis)  :: [Bokmål] traktkantarell {m}
funny {adj} (amusing; comical)  :: artig; [Bokmål] morsom, gøy; [Nynorsk] morosam
funny {adj} (strange; unusual)  :: rar, merkelig
funny farm {n} (informal term for lunatic asylum) SEE: madhouse  ::
furbelow {n} (ruffle) SEE: ruffle  ::
fur farm {n} (farm where fur-bearing animals are raised)  :: [Bokmål] pelsdyrfarm {m}; [Nynorsk] pelsdyrfarm {m}
furious {adj} (rushing with impetuosity)  :: med voldsom kraft
furious {adj} (transported with passion or fury)  :: rasende, olm
furnace {n} (device for heating) SEE: oven  ::
furnish {v} (to provide with furniture)  :: innrede, møblere
furnished {adj} (supplied with furniture)  :: møblert
furniture {n} (an item, or items, (usually) in a room)  :: [Bokmål] møbel {p}, møbler {p}; [Nynorsk] møbel {p}, møblar {p}
furore {n} (uproar)  :: furore
furrow {v} (wrinkle) SEE: wrinkle  ::
fursuit {n} (animal outfit in the furry subculture)  :: [Bokmål] ‬: fursuit
furthermore {adv} (In addition; besides; what's more; used to denote additional information)  :: dessuten, i tillegg
furuncle {n} (boil) SEE: boil  ::
fuse {n} (cord)  :: lunte {c}
fuse {n} (device igniting charge)  :: tennsats {m}, fenghette {c}
fuse {n} (device preventing overloading of a circuit)  :: sikring {c}
fuselage {n} (main body of aerospace vehicle)  :: [Bokmål] flykropp {m}; [Nynorsk] flykropp {m}
fusion {n} (merging of elements into a union)  :: [Bokmål] fusjon {m}; [Nynorsk] fusjon {m}
fusion {n} (nuclear reaction in which nuclei combine)  :: sammensmelting; [Bokmål] fusjon {m}; [Nynorsk] fusjon {m}
fusspot {n} (person who makes a fuss) SEE: fussbudget  ::
future {adj} (having to do with or occurring in the future)  :: framtidig
future {n} (grammar) SEE: future tense  ::
future {n} (something that will happen in moments yet to come)  :: framtid {m} {f}
future {n} (the time ahead)  :: framtid {m} {f}
futures {n} (futures contract) SEE: futures contract  ::
future tense {n} (time form of a verb)  :: futurum {n}
futurism {n} (art movement)  :: futurisme {m}
futurism {n} (study of possible futures) SEE: futurology  ::
futurist {n} (one who studies and predicts possible futures) SEE: futurologist  ::
fuzz {n} (cop) SEE: cop  ::
fuzz {n} (police) SEE: police  ::
fuzzy {adj} (Covered with fuzz or a large number of tiny loose fibres like a carpet or many stuffed animals)  :: [Bokmål] lodden, ullen; [Nynorsk] loden, ullen
fuzzy {adj} (Not clear; unfocused)  :: [Bokmål] uklar; [Nynorsk] uklar, uklår
fuzzy {adj} (Vague or imprecise)  :: [Bokmål] ullen, uklar; [Nynorsk] ullen, uklar, uklår
fuzzy melon {n} (fuzzy melon fruit) SEE: winter melon  ::
fuzzy melon {n} (vine) SEE: winter melon  ::
fylfot {n} (swastika) SEE: swastika  ::