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gabardine {n} (type of woollen/ cotton-simulated cloth) :: [Bokmål] gabardin {m}; [Nynorsk] gabardin {m}
gable {n} (triangular area of wall) :: gavl {m}
Gabon {prop} (Gabonese Republic) :: Gabon
Gabonese {n} (A person from Gabon or of Gabonese descent) :: [Bokmål] gaboner {m}; [Nynorsk] gabonar {m}
Gabonese {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Gabon or the Gabonese people) :: [Bokmål] gabonsk; [Nynorsk] gabonsk
Gabriel {prop} (male given name) :: Gabriel
Gabriel {prop} (archangel) :: Gabriel
gadfly {n} (fly of the family Oestridae) SEE: botfly ::
gadfly {n} (fly of the family Tabanidae) SEE: horsefly ::
gadolinium {n} (chemical element) :: gadolinium
Gaea {prop} (earth goddess) :: [Bokmål] Gaia {f}; [Nynorsk] Gaia {f}
Gaelic {prop} (Goidelic) :: gælisk
Gaelic {prop} (Scottish Gaelic) SEE: Scottish Gaelic ::
gaff {n} (minor error or faux pas) SEE: gaffe ::
gaffe {n} (a foolish error, especially one made in public) :: brøler {m}
gaffer {n} (baby) SEE: baby ::
gaffer {n} (glassblower) SEE: glassblower ::
gag {n} (convulsion) :: [Bokmål] brekning {m} {f}
gag {v} (To experience the vomiting reflex) :: [Bokmål] brekke seg
gaga {adj} (crazy) :: gal
Gagauzia {prop} (Autonomous region) :: Gagauzia
gage {v} (to measure) SEE: gauge ::
gage {v} (gauge) SEE: gauge ::
gaiety {n} (state of being happy) :: [Bokmål] munterhet {m} {f}
gain {n} (what one gains (profit)) :: [Bokmål] gevinst {m}, utbytte {n}; [Nynorsk] gevinst {m}, utbytte {n}
gain {n} (factor by which signal is multiplied) :: forsterkning {m} {f}
gain {n} :: vinning {m} , gevinst {m}
gainsay {v} (to contradict something said) :: motsi; [Bokmål] motsi, bestride, fornekte, forby
gainword {n} (a word a language has borrowed from another language) SEE: loanword ::
gait {n} (manner of walking) :: ganglag {n}; [Bokmål] gange {c}
gait {n} (horse's way of moving) :: [Bokmål] gangart {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gangart {m} {f}
gala {adj} (festive) :: galla {m}
galactic {adj} (relating to a/the galaxy) :: [Bokmål] galaktisk; [Nynorsk] galaktisk
galactose {n} (the monosaccharide) :: galaktose
galah {n} (fool) SEE: fool ::
Galatians {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Galaterne {m-p} {f-p}
galaxy {n} (collection of billions of stars, galactic dust, black holes, etc) :: galakse {m}
galaxy {n} (the Milky Way) SEE: Milky Way ::
gale {n} (meteorology: a very strong wind) :: kuling
gale {n} (Myrica gale) :: pors
galeophobia {n} (fear of cats and felines) SEE: ailurophobia ::
galette {n} (a type of flat, round cake) :: galette
Galician {prop} (Romance language spoken in Galicia) :: [Bokmål] galisisk {m}; [Nynorsk] galisisk {m}
gall {n} (bile) SEE: bile ::
gall {n} (gall bladder) SEE: gall bladder ::
gall bladder {n} (pear-shaped organ that stores bile) :: [Bokmål] galleblære {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gallblære {f}, galleblære {f}
Gallegan {prop} (the Galician language) SEE: Galician ::
galleon {n} (large sailing ship) :: [Bokmål] gallion {m}; [Nynorsk] gallion {m}
gallery {n} (institution, building, or room for the exhibition and conservation of works of art) :: [Bokmål] galleri {n}; [Nynorsk] galleri {n}
gallery {n} (establishment that buys, sells, and displays works of art) :: [Bokmål] galleri {n}; [Nynorsk] galleri {n}
gallery {n} (area of a theater, concert hall, or auditorium) :: [Bokmål] galleri {n}; [Nynorsk] galleri {n}
galley {n} (ship propelled primarily by oars) :: [Bokmål] galei {m}; [Nynorsk] galei {m}
galley {n} (cooking room or kitchen and cooking apparatus of a vessel or aircraft) :: [Bokmål] [on a ship] bysse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] [on a ship] bysse {f}
Gallic {adj} (of or relating to Gaul or France) :: [Bokmål] gallisk; [Nynorsk] gallisk
gallium {n} (chemical element) :: gallium
gallop {n} (fastest gait of a horse) :: galopp
gallop {v} (to ride at a galloping pace) :: galoppere
gallows {n} (wooden framework on which persons are put to death by hanging) :: galge {m}
gallows humor {n} (comedy that still manages to be funny in the face of a perfectly hopeless situation) :: [Bokmål] galgenhumor {m}; [Nynorsk] galgenhumor {m}
galore {adj} (in abundance) :: [Bokmål] i overflod; [Nynorsk] i overflod, i ovnøgd
galpal {n} (close female friend) SEE: girlfriend ::
galvanic {adj} (of or pertaining to galvanism; electric) :: [Bokmål] galvanisk; [Nynorsk] galvanisk
galvanise {v} (galvanize) SEE: galvanize ::
galvanised {adj} (coated with zinc) :: [Bokmål] galvanisert; [Nynorsk] galvanisert
galvanize {v} (to coat with rust-resistant zinc) :: [Bokmål] forsinke; [Nynorsk] forsinka, forsinke
galvanized {v} (galvanized) SEE: galvanised ::
Galway Bay {prop} (bay off the west coast of Ireland) :: [Bokmål] Galway Bay {m} {f}, Galwaybukten {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] Galway Bay {f}
Gambia {prop} (The Republic of The Gambia) :: Gambia
Gambian {adj} (of Gambia) :: [Bokmål] gambisk; [Nynorsk] gambisk
Gambian {n} (person from Gambia) :: [Bokmål] gambier {m}; [Nynorsk] gambiar {m}
game {n} (playful activity that may be unstructured, amusement, pastime) :: spill (a game with a winner), lek (a game without a winner)
game {n} (wild animals hunted for food) :: [Bokmål] vilt {n}; [Nynorsk] vilt {n}
game {adj} (willing to participate) :: med
game console {n} (video game console) SEE: video game console ::
gameness {n} (courage) SEE: courage ::
game over {phrase} (message) :: game over
games console {n} (video game console) SEE: video game console ::
gamete {n} (reproductive cell) :: [Bokmål] kjønnscelle; [Nynorsk] kjønnscelle
game theory {n} (mathematical study of strategic situations) :: spillteori; [Nynorsk] spelteori
gaming console {n} (video game console) SEE: video game console ::
gaming machine {n} (machine for gambling) :: [Bokmål] spilleautomat {m}; [Nynorsk] speleautomat {m}
gaming machine {n} (machine for video games) :: [Bokmål] spilleautomat {m}
gamma radiation {n} (type of radiation) :: [Bokmål] gammastråling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gammastråling {f}
gamma ray {n} (very high frequency electromagnetic radiation) :: [Bokmål] gammastråle {m}; [Nynorsk] gammastråle {m}
gamut {n} (all the colours available to a device) :: palett {m}
gander {n} (a male goose) :: [Bokmål] gasse {m}, hanngås {m} {f}, gåsestegg {m}; [Nynorsk] gasse {m}, hanngås {f}, gåsestegg {m}
gang bang {n} (orgy) SEE: orgy ::
gang bang {n} (gang rape) SEE: gang rape ::
Ganges {prop} (the sacred river) :: Ganges
gangly {adj} (tall and thin, especially so as to cause physical awkwardness) :: hengslete
Gang of Four {prop} (leftist political faction) :: firerbanden {m}
gang rape {n} (rape by a number of people) :: [Bokmål] gruppevoldtekt {m} {f}
gangrene {n} (the necrosis or rotting of flesh) :: [Bokmål] koldbrann {m}, gangren {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] kaldbrann {m}, gangren {m} {n}
gaol {v} (jail) SEE: jail ::
gap {n} (hiatus) SEE: hiatus ::
gap {n} (opening made by breaking or parting) :: [Bokmål] luke {m} {f}, åpning {m} {f}, mellomrom {n}, lomme {m} {f}, tomrom {n}, gap {n}, spalte {m} {f}
garage {n} (aviation: shed for housing an aircraft) SEE: hangar ::
garage {n} (petrol filling station) SEE: gas station ::
garage {n} (building or section of building to store a car, tools etc.) :: [Bokmål] garasje {m}; [Nynorsk] garasje {m}
garage {n} (space in a canal to enable vessels to pass each other) SEE: siding ::
garbage {n} (waste material) :: avfall {n}, søppel {n}, boss {n}
garbage bag {n} (plastic bag for the disposal of household waste) :: søppelpose
garbage can {n} (waste receptacle) :: søppelbøtte
garbage truck {n} (waste collection vehicle) :: [Bokmål] renovasjonsbil {m}, søppelbil {m}; [Nynorsk] renovasjonsbil {m}, søppelbil {m}
garden {n} (piece of land outside with flowers and plants) :: hage {m}, have {m}
garden {n} (gardens with public access) :: park {m}
garden {n} (grounds at the front or back of a house) :: hage {m}, tomt {m}
gardener {n} (one who gardens) :: [Bokmål] gartner {m}; [Nynorsk] gartnar {m}
garden hose {n} (type of hose) :: [Bokmål] hageslange {m}; [Nynorsk] hageslange {m}
garden hose {n} (length of hose) :: [Bokmål] hageslange {m}; [Nynorsk] hageslange {m}
gardening {n} (the care of a garden) :: [Bokmål] hagebruk {n}, hagearbeid; [Nynorsk] hagebruk {n}
Garden of Eden {prop} (place where Adam and Eve first lived) :: [Bokmål] Edens hage; [Nynorsk] Edens hage, hagen i Eden
garden path {n} (path in a garden) :: [Bokmål] hagegang {m}; [Nynorsk] hagegang {m}
garland {n} (wreath of flowers) :: [Bokmål] krans {m}; [Nynorsk] krans {m}
garlic {n} (plant) :: [Bokmål] hvitløk {m}; [Nynorsk] kvitlauk {m}
garlic bread {n} (bread topped with garlic) :: [Bokmål] hvitløksbrød {n}; [Nynorsk] kvitløksbrød {n}, kvitlauksbrød {n}
garlic mustard {n} (Alliaria petiolata) :: løkurt
garment {n} (single item of clothing) :: plagg {n}, klesplagg {n}
garter {n} (band around leg) :: hosebånd {c} (archaic), strømpebånd {c}
gas chamber {n} (a sealed chamber in which people are executed with gas) :: gasskammer
gas cylinder {n} (cylindrical vessel) :: [Bokmål] gassflaske {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gassflaske {f}
gaseous {adj} (relating to, or existing as, gas) :: [Bokmål] gassformig; [Nynorsk] gassformig
gash {n} (vulva) SEE: vulva ::
gasket {n} (mechanical seal) :: pakning {m}
gasoline {n} (motor fuel) :: bensin {m}
gasp {n} (A short, sudden intake of breath) :: gisp {n}
gasp {n} (A draw or drag on a cigarette (or gasper)) :: drag {n}; [Bokmål] trekk {n}
gasp {v} (to draw in the breath suddenly) :: gispe
gasp {v} (to breathe laboriously or convulsively) :: pese
gas pedal {n} (accelerator) SEE: accelerator ::
gas station {n} (a place which sells gasoline to pump directly into a car) :: [Bokmål] bensinstasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] bensinstasjon {m}
gas tank {n} (fuel tank) :: bensinkanne {m}
gastritis {n} (inflammation of the lining of the stomach) :: gastritt
gastronome {n} (gourmet) SEE: gourmet ::
gasworks {n} (factory) :: [Bokmål] gassverk {n}; [Nynorsk] gassverk {n}
gate {n} (door-like structure outside) :: port {m}
gate {n} (doorway, opening, or passage in a fence or wall) :: port {m}
gather {v} (to bring together; to collect) :: [Bokmål] samle; [Nynorsk] samle
gathering {n} (get-together, social function) :: [Bokmål] sammenkomst {m}
Gatling gun {n} (a type of machine gun) :: gatlingvåpen
gauge {n} (a measure; a standard of measure; an instrument to determine dimensions, distance, or capacity; a standard) :: [Bokmål] mål {n}; [Nynorsk] mål {n}
gauge {n} (any instrument for ascertaining or regulating the level, state, dimensions or forms of things; as, a rain gauge; a steam gauge) :: [Bokmål] måler {m}; [Nynorsk] målar {m}
gauge {n} (distance between the rails of a railway) :: [Bokmål] sporvidde {m} {f}, sporbredde {m}; [Nynorsk] sporvidd {f}, sporvidde {f}, sporbreidd {f}, sporbreidde {f}
Gaul {prop} (region) :: Gallia
Gaul {n} (person) :: [Bokmål] galler; [Nynorsk] gallar
Gaulish {adj} (of or pertaining to Gaul) :: gallisk
Gaussian {adj} (Gaussian) :: [Bokmål] gaussisk; [Nynorsk] gaussisk
gauze {n} (thin fabric with open weave) :: [Bokmål] gas {m}; [Nynorsk] gas {m}
gauze {n} (cotton fabric used as surgical dressing) :: gasbind {n} [gauze bandage]; [Bokmål] gas {m}; [Nynorsk] gas {m}
gay {adj} (happy, joyful and lively) :: festlig, glad, livlig
gay {adj} (festive, bright, colorful) :: morsom, festlig, fargerik
gay {adj} (homosexual, see also: lesbian) :: homoseksuell, homo, homse, soper, [slang] bøg {m}
gay {adj} (typical of homosexual appearance) :: homo, homsete
gay {adj} (behaving in a way associated with females) :: femi
gay {n} (homosexual person, especially male, see also: lesbian) :: homse {c}; [Bokmål] homo, gay
gay bar {n} (nightclub whose primary clientele are LGBT people) :: homsebar {m}
gay marriage {n} (marriage between two people of the same sex) :: likekjønnet ekteskap {n}, samkjønnet ekteskap {n}, homofilt ekteskap {n}; [Bokmål] homoekteskap {n}; [Nynorsk] homoekteskap {n}
Gaza {prop} (Gaza Strip) SEE: Gaza Strip ::
Gaza Strip {prop} (Gaza Strip) :: [Bokmål] Gazastripen {m}; [Nynorsk] Gazastripa {f}
gazelle {n} (antelope) :: [Bokmål] gasell {m}; [Nynorsk] gasell {m}
Gdańsk {prop} (city of Poland) :: [Bokmål] Gdańsk {n}; [Nynorsk] Gdańsk {n}
gear {n} (equipment or paraphernalia) :: [Bokmål] utstyr {n}; [Nynorsk] utstyr {n}
gear {n} (a wheel with grooves) :: [Bokmål] tannhjul {n}; [Nynorsk] tannhjul {n}
gear {n} (a particular combination or choice of interlocking gears) :: [Bokmål] gir {n}; [Nynorsk] gir {n}
gear {n} (motor car transmission) :: [Bokmål] gir {n}; [Nynorsk] gir {n}
gearbox {n} (train of gears) :: girkasse {m} {f}
gear lever {n} (lever used to change gears) :: [Bokmål] girspak {m}; [Nynorsk] girspak {m}
gear stick {n} (gear lever) SEE: gear lever ::
gearstick {n} (gear lever) SEE: gear lever ::
gecko {n} (lizard of the family Gekkonidae) :: [Bokmål] gekko {m}; [Nynorsk] gekko {m}
geek {n} (Australian: look) SEE: look ::
geez {interj} (An exclamation denoting surprise or frustration) :: i jesu navn
geezer {n} (device for boiling water) SEE: geyser ::
gegenschein {n} :: [Nynorsk] gegenschein
Gehenna {prop} (one of various hells in Abrahamic religions) :: Gehenna
Gehinnom {prop} (Jewish realm of the afterlife) SEE: Gehenna ::
Geiger counter {n} (device) :: [Bokmål] geigerteller {m}; [Nynorsk] geigerteljar {m}
geisha {n} (a Japanese entertainer) :: [Bokmål] geisha {m}; [Nynorsk] geisha {f}
gel {n} (suspension of solid in liquid) :: [Bokmål] gel
geld {n} (money) SEE: money ::
geld {v} (castrate) SEE: castrate ::
geld {n} (compensation) SEE: compensation ::
geld {n} (ransom) SEE: ransom ::
gem {n} (precious stone) :: [Bokmål] edelstein {m}, edelsten {m}; [Nynorsk] edelstein {m}
Gemini {prop} (constellation) :: [Bokmål] Tvillingene {m-p}; [Nynorsk] Tvillingane {m-p}
Gemini {prop} (astrological sign) :: [Bokmål] Tvillingene {m-p}; [Nynorsk] Tvillingane {m-p}
Gemini {n} (Someone with a Gemini star sign) :: [Bokmål] tvilling {m}; [Nynorsk] tvilling {m}
gemstone {n} (a gem) :: [Bokmål] edelstein {m}, edelsten {m}; [Nynorsk] edelstein {m}
Gemütlichkeit {n} (coziness) :: hyggelig
gendarme {n} (member of the gendarmerie) :: Konstabel
gendarmerie {n} (military body charged with police duties) :: gendarmeri
gender {n} (grammar: voice (of verbs)) SEE: voice ::
gender {n} (grammar: division of nouns and pronouns) :: kjønn {n}
gender {n} (biological sex) :: kjønn {n}
gender-neutral {adj} (applicable to either gender, male or female) :: [Bokmål] kjønnsnøytral; [Nynorsk] kjønnsnøytral
gene {n} (unit of heredity) :: [Bokmål] gen {m} {n}
genealogist {n} (practitioner of genealogy) :: genealog {m}, ættegransker {m}
genealogy {n} (study and recording of descents) :: [Bokmål] genealogi {m}; [Nynorsk] genealogi {m}
general {adj} (involving every part or member, not specific or particular) :: allmenn, generell
general {adj} (widespread, common) :: allminnelig, vanlig
general {adj} (not limited in application; applicable to a whole class or category) :: generell
general {n} (military rank) :: [Bokmål] general {m}; [Nynorsk] general {m}
general {n} :: general
General Assembly {prop} (United Nations General Assembly) SEE: United Nations General Assembly ::
general knowledge {n} (wide body of information that a person acquires from education and from life) :: allmenndannelse {m}
general ledger {n} (central accounting record) :: [Bokmål] hovedbok {m} {f}
generation {n} (origination by some process; formation) :: [Bokmål] generering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] generering {f}
generation {n} (period of around thirty years) :: [Bokmål] generasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] generasjon {m}
generator {n} (apparatus: electrical generator) :: [Bokmål] generator {m}; [Nynorsk] generator {m}
generic {adj} (very comprehensive) :: generisk
generic {adj} (of, or relating to a genus) :: generisk
generic {adj} (not having a brand name) :: merkelo/s, generisk
generic {adj} (specifying neither masculine nor feminine e.g. salesperson) :: kjo/nnsno/ytral
generous {adj} (willing to give and share unsparingly) :: [Bokmål] sjenerøs; [Nynorsk] sjenerøs
generous {adj} (large, ample) :: [Bokmål] sjenerøs; [Nynorsk] sjenerøs
genesis {n} (the origin, start, or point at which something comes into being) :: [Bokmål] tilblivelse {m}
Genesis {prop} (the book of the Bible) :: Første Mosebok
Geneva Convention {prop} (international treaty) :: Genève-konvensjonene
genitality {n} (genitality) :: genitalitet {m}
genitive {n} (inflection pattern) :: genitiv {m}
genitive case {n} (genitive) SEE: genitive ::
genoa {n} (a staysail) :: [Bokmål] genoa {m}; [Nynorsk] genoa {m}
Genoa {prop} (Italian city) :: [Bokmål] Genova; [Nynorsk] Genova
genocide {n} (systematic killing of substantial numbers of people) :: folkemord
genre {n} (kind; type; sort) :: [Bokmål] sjanger {m}, genre {m}; [Nynorsk] sjanger {m}, genre {m}
gens {n} (legally defined unit of Roman society) :: gens
genticide {n} (killing of a race or nation of people) SEE: genocide ::
gentile {adj} :: fornem
gentleman {n} (toilets intended for use by men) :: herrer {m-p}, herretoalett {n}
gentoo penguin {n} (penguin) :: bøylepingvin
gentrification {n} (process of renewal accompanying an influx of relatively affluent people) :: [Bokmål] gentrifisering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gentrifisering {f}
genuine {adj} (real, authentic) :: [Bokmål] ekte, genuin; [Nynorsk] ekte, genuin
geochemistry {n} (branch of chemistry) :: [Bokmål] geokjemi {m}; [Nynorsk] geokjemi {m}
geodesic {adj} (of or relating to a geodesic dome) :: [Bokmål] geodetisk; [Nynorsk] geodetisk; [Bokmål] geodetisk; [Nynorsk] geodetisk
geodesy {n} (scientific discipline) :: [Bokmål] geodesi {m}; [Nynorsk] geodesi {m}
geodetic {adj} (geodesic) SEE: geodesic ::
geodetic {adj} (relating to geodesy) :: [Bokmål] geodetisk; [Nynorsk] geodetisk
geographer {n} (a specialist in geography) :: [Bokmål] geograf {m}; [Nynorsk] geograf {m}
geographic {adj} (pertaining to geography) :: [Bokmål] geografisk; [Nynorsk] geografisk
geographical {adj} (geographic) SEE: geographic ::
geographic information system {n} (an electronic system) :: GIS
geography {n} (study of physical structure and inhabitants of the Earth) :: [Bokmål] geografi {m}; [Nynorsk] geografi {m}
geoid {n} (surface of constant gravitational potential at zero elevation) :: geoide; [Nynorsk] geoide
geologist {n} (person skilled at geology) :: [Bokmål] geolog {m}; [Nynorsk] geolog {m}
geology {n} (the study of the earth) :: geologi {m}
geomancy {n} (type of divination) :: geomantikk {m}
geometer moth {n} (geometer moth) SEE: geometrid moth ::
geometric {adj} (of or relating to geometry) :: [Bokmål] geometrisk; [Nynorsk] geometrisk
geometrical {adj} (geometric) SEE: geometric ::
geometrid {n} (geometrid moth) SEE: geometrid moth ::
geometrid moth {n} (moth) :: [Bokmål] måler {m}; [Nynorsk] målar {m}
geometry {n} (branch of mathematics) :: [Bokmål] geometri {m}; [Nynorsk] geometri {m}
geomorphology {n} (the study of landforms) :: [Bokmål] geomorfologi {m}; [Nynorsk] geomorfologi {m}
geophysical {adj} (of or pertaining to geophysics) :: [Bokmål] geofysisk; [Nynorsk] geofysisk
geophysics {n} (branch of earth science) :: [Bokmål] geofysikk {m}; [Nynorsk] geofysikk {m}
geopolitical {adj} (of, or relating to geopolitics) :: [Bokmål] geopolitisk; [Nynorsk] geopolitisk
George {prop} (male given name) :: Georg, Jørgen
Georgeson {prop} (surname meaning "son of George") :: Jørgensen
George VI {prop} (king of the United Kingdom from 1936 to 1952) :: [Bokmål] Georg VI; [Nynorsk] Georg VI
Georgia {prop} (country) :: Georgia
Georgia {prop} (state of the USA) :: Georgia
Georgian {prop} (language of the country Georgia) :: [Bokmål] georgisk {m}, grusisk {m}; [Nynorsk] georgisk {m}, grusisk {m}
Georgian {n} (person from the country of Georgia) :: [Bokmål] georgier {m}, grusier {m}; [Nynorsk] georgiar {m}, grusiar {m}
Georgian {adj} (pertaining to the country, people or language of Georgia) :: [Bokmål] georgisk; [Nynorsk] georgisk
geothermal {adj} (pertaining to heat energy) :: [Bokmål] geotermisk; [Nynorsk] geotermisk
ger {n} (yurt) SEE: yurt ::
Gerald {prop} (male given name) :: [Nynorsk] Geirvald {m}
German {n} (native or inhabitant of Germany; person of German citizenship or nationality) :: [Bokmål] tysker {m}; [Nynorsk] tyskar {m}
German {n} (member of the Germanic ethnic group) :: [Bokmål] tysker {m}; [Nynorsk] tyskar {m}
German {n} (member of a Germanic tribe) :: [Bokmål] germaner {m}; [Nynorsk] germanar {m}
German {prop} (the German language) :: [Bokmål] tysk {m}; [Nynorsk] tysk {m}
German {adj} (of or relating to the country of Germany) :: [Bokmål] tysk; [Nynorsk] tysk
German {adj} (of or relating to the German people) :: [Bokmål] germansk; [Nynorsk] germansk
German Autumn {prop} (set of events in late 1977) :: Den tyske høsten
German Empire {prop} (Germany between 1871 and 1918) :: Tyske rike
Germanic {prop} (group of Indo-European languages) :: germansk
Germanic {adj} (relating to the Germanic peoples) :: germansk
Germanic {adj} (relating to the language or group of languages known as Germanic) :: germansk
Germanic {adj} (having German characteristics) :: tysk, germansk
germanium {n} (chemical element) :: germanium
germanophilia {n} (the love of the country, culture or people of Germany) :: germanofili {f}
German Shepherd {n} (Medium sized breed of dog) :: schäferhund {m}
Germany {prop} (country in Central Europe) :: [Bokmål] Tyskland {n}; [Nynorsk] Tyskland {n}
germinate {v} (sprout or produce buds) :: spire
Gertrude {prop} (female given name) :: Gjertrud
gerund {n} (verb form functioning as a verbal noun) :: gerundium {n}
gerund {n} (verb form functioning as an adverb) :: gerundium {n}
gerundive {n} (Latin verbal adjective that describes obligation or necessity) :: gerundiv
gestalt {n} (collection of entities that creates a unified concept) :: [psychology] gestalt {m}
gestation {n} (period of time a fetus develops inside mother's body) :: svangerskap {n}, graviditet {m}; [Bokmål] drektighet {m} {f} [animals only]
gesture {n} (motion of the limbs or body) :: [Bokmål] gest {m}; [Nynorsk] gest {m}
gesture {n} (act or remark) :: [Bokmål] gest {m}; [Nynorsk] gest {m}
gesundheit {interj} (said to someone who has just sneezed) SEE: bless you ::
get {v} (to obtain) :: få tak i, oppnå
get {v} (to receive) :: , motta
get {v} (to become) :: bli
get {v} (colloquial: to understand) :: forstå, fatte
get {v} (colloquial: to be) :: bli
get a move on {v} (hurry up) SEE: hurry up ::
get at {v} (To mean, signify.) SEE: mean ::
get away {v} (to avoid capture; to escape (from)) SEE: escape ::
get cold feet {v} (to become nervous or anxious and reconsider a decision about an upcoming event) :: få kalde føtter
get laid {v} (take part in a sexual act) SEE: have sex ::
get lost {interj} (Go away!) :: [Bokmål] kom deg vekk!; [Nynorsk] kom deg vekk!
get one's act together {v} (become serious and organized) :: [Bokmål] få orden i sysakene, få ting på stell
get on someone's nerves {v} (annoy or irritate) :: gå noen på nervene
get out of bed on the wrong side {v} (to start the day in a bad mood) SEE: get up on the wrong side of the bed ::
get out of here {interj} (command to leave) :: stikk, stikk av, forsvinn, ha deg bort, kom deg bort
get outta here {interj} (get out of here) SEE: get out of here ::
get over {v} (to forget, and move on) :: komme over
get rid of {v} (remove) :: bli kvitt
get the hang of {v} (to learn to handle with some skill) :: få draget på
get-together {n} :: [Bokmål] sammenkomst {m}
get to the point {v} (State directly) :: komme til poenget
get up {v} (to rise from one's bed) :: stå opp
get up on the wrong side of the bed {v} (to feel irritable without a particular reason) :: stå opp på feil side av sengen
get well soon {phrase} (expressing hope that someone recovers soon) :: [Bokmål] god bedring; [Nynorsk] god betring
geyser {n} (boiling spring) :: geysir
g-force {n} (acceleration of a body) :: tyngdeakselerasjon
Ghana {prop} (The Republic of Ghana) :: Ghana
Ghanaian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Ghana or the Ghanaian people) :: [Bokmål] ghanesisk; [Nynorsk] ghanesisk
Ghanaian {n} (person from Ghana or of Ghanaian descent) :: [Bokmål] ghaneser {m}; [Nynorsk] ghanesar {m}
Ghanan {adj} (Ghanaian) SEE: Ghanaian ::
Ghanan {n} (Ghanaian) SEE: Ghanaian ::
Ghent {prop} (capital city of the province of East Flanders, Belgium) :: Gent; [Nynorsk] Gent
ghetto bird {n} (police helicopter) :: [Bokmål] politihelikopter {n}; [Nynorsk] politihelikopter {n}
Ghibelline {n} (member of a medieval Italian faction that supported the German emperors) :: ghibellin {m}
ghost {n} (spirit appearing after death) :: spøkelse {n}, gjenferd, gjenganger, fantom {n}, ånd, dauding, skrømt, gespenster, draug, sjel
ghost {n} (faint shadowy semblance) :: spøkelse {n}
ghost {n} (soul) SEE: soul ::
ghost story {n} (story about ghosts) :: spøkelsesfortelling
ghost town {n} (town which has become deserted) :: [Bokmål] spøkelsesby {m}; [Nynorsk] spøkelsesby {m}, spøkjelsesby {m}
giant panda {n} (mammal) :: panda {m}
gibberish {n} (unintelligible speech or writing) :: [Bokmål] kaudervelsk, vrøvl {n}, vås {n}, kaudervelsk {m}, sprøyt {n}
Gibraltar {prop} (British overseas territory) :: [Bokmål] Gibraltar; [Nynorsk] Gibraltar
Gibraltar {prop} (Strait of Gibraltar) SEE: Strait of Gibraltar ::
giddiness {n} (state of being giddy) SEE: dizziness ::
gift {n} (something given to another voluntarily, without charge) :: [Bokmål] gave {m} {f}, presang {m}; [Nynorsk] gåve {f}, presang {m}
gift {n} (a talent or natural ability) :: [Bokmål] gave {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gåve {f}
gift certificate {n} (voucher entitling the bearer to free products or services) :: [Bokmål] gavekort {n}; [Nynorsk] gåvekort {n}
gifted {adj} :: [Bokmål] begavet
gift voucher {n} (voucher given as a present) SEE: gift certificate ::
gig {n} (archaic: forked spear for catching fish, frogs, or other small animals) :: [Bokmål] lyster {m} {f}, lystregaffel {m}
gigantic {adj} (very large) :: [Bokmål] gigantisk, kjempestor; [Nynorsk] gigantisk, kjempestor
giggle {v} (laugh) :: fnise, knise
giggle {n} (laugh) :: fnising {c}, knising {c}
giggles {n} (attack of giggling) :: latterkick {n}, lættis {m}
Gilbertese {prop} (language) :: [Bokmål] kiribatisk; [Nynorsk] kiribatisk
Gilgamesh {prop} (legendary king of Uruk) :: Gilgamesj
gill {n} (breathing organ of fish) :: [Bokmål] gjelle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gjelle {f}
Gim {prop} (Korean surname) SEE: Kim ::
ginger {n} (plant) :: ingefær {m}
ginger {n} (spice) :: ingefær
ginger ale {n} (ginger beer) SEE: ginger beer ::
ginger beer {n} (queer) SEE: queer ::
ginger beer {adj} (queer) SEE: queer ::
ginger beer {n} (drink flavoured with ginger) :: [Bokmål] ingefærøl {n}; [Nynorsk] ingefærøl {n}
gingerbread {n} (type of cake) :: [Bokmål] pepperkake {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] peparkake {f}
gingerbread man {n} (cookie in the shape of a person, flavoured with ginger) :: [Bokmål] pepperkakemann {m}; [Nynorsk] peparkakemann {m}
gingerly {adv} (gently) :: forsiktig, varsomt, sirlig, nennsomt
gingersnap {n} (type of biscuit seasoned with ginger) :: [Bokmål] pepperkake {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] peparkake {f}
gingiva {n} (gum) SEE: gum ::
ginseng {n} :: ginseng {m}
gippo {n} (Egyptian) SEE: Egyptian ::
gippo {n} (Gypsy) SEE: Gypsy ::
giraffe {n} (mammal) :: [Bokmål] sjiraff {m}; [Nynorsk] sjiraff {m}
girder {n} (main horizontal support in a building) :: bærebjelke {m}, drager {m}
girdle {n} (zodiac) SEE: zodiac ::
girl {n} (young female person) :: [Bokmål] jente {m} {f}, pike {m}; [Nynorsk] jente {f}, jenta {f}
girlfriend {n} (a female partner in a romantic relationship) :: [Bokmål] kjæreste {m}; [Nynorsk] kjærast {m}, kjæraste {m}
girlfriend {n} (a female friend) :: [Bokmål] venninne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] veninne {f}, venninne {f}
girl's name {n} (given name for a girl) :: [Bokmål] jentenavne {n}, pikenavne {n}; [Nynorsk] jentenamn {n}
Giro d'Italia {prop} (annual cycling race in Italy) :: Italia rundt {m}
girth {n} (the distance measured around an object) :: omkrets {m}
girth {n} (equipment) :: salgjord {m}
girya {n} (kettlebell) SEE: kettlebell ::
give {v} (transfer the possession of something to someone else) :: gi, overrekke, overlate, skjenke
give {v} (bend slightly when a force is applied) :: gi etter
give a bad name {v} (to lose respect for something/someone) :: gi et dårlig rykte
give-away shop {n} (shop) :: gratis butikk
give birth {v} (produce new life) :: bære, fram, føde
give me {v} (expression of preference) :: kan du være så snill å gi meg, gi meg
given {n} (condition assumed to be true) :: gitt, forutsetning {c}
given {adj} (particular, specific) :: [Bokmål] gitt; [Nynorsk] gitt
given name {n} (name chosen for a child by its parents) :: fornavn {n}
give or take {adv} (approximately) SEE: approximately ::
give someone a break {v} (rest) SEE: rest ::
give someone the creeps {v} (give someone a feeling of uneasiness or mild fright) :: gi noen gåsehud
give what for {v} (scold) SEE: scold ::
gizmo {n} (thingy) :: dings {m}, dippedutt {m}, duppeditt {m}
glacial {adj} (relating to glaciers) :: [Bokmål] glasial; [Nynorsk] glasial
glacial erratic {n} (rock) :: flyttblokk {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] flyttblokk {m} {f}
glacier {n} (a large body of ice which flows under its own mass, usually downhill) :: [Bokmål] bre {m}, isbre {m}, jøkel {m}; [Nynorsk] bre {m}, isbre {m}, jøkul {m}
glaciology {n} (study of ice and its effect on the landscape) :: [Bokmål] glasiologi {m}; [Nynorsk] glasiologi
gladiator {n} (a professional boxer) SEE: boxer ::
gladiator {n} ((in ancient Rome) a person (professional or slave) who entertained the public by engaging in mortal combat with another, or with a wild animal) :: [Bokmål] gladiator {m}; [Nynorsk] gladiator {m}
glamorous {adj} (Having glamour; stylish) :: [Bokmål] glamorøs; [Nynorsk] glamorøs
glamour {n} (beauty or charm) :: [Bokmål] glamour {m}; [Nynorsk] glamour {m}
glance {n} (a brief or cursory look) :: [Bokmål] blikk {n}; [Nynorsk] blikk {n}
gland {n} (organ that synthesizes and secretes substance) :: [Bokmål] kjertel {m}; [Nynorsk] kjertel {m}
glans {n} (goiter) SEE: goitre ::
glans {n} (conical vascularized body forming the extremity of the penis) SEE: glans penis ::
glans penis {n} (conical vascularized body forming the extremity of the penis) :: glanspenis, penishode
glare {v} (to stare angrily) :: [Bokmål] stirre, glo, skule
glasnost {n} (a policy of the Soviet Union) :: glasnost
glass {n} (hourglass) SEE: hourglass ::
glass {n} (substance) :: [Bokmål] glass {n}; [Nynorsk] glas {n}
glass {n} (drinking vessel) :: [Bokmål] glass {n}; [Nynorsk] glas {n}
glass {n} (mirror) SEE: mirror ::
glass {n} (barometer) SEE: barometer ::
glassblower {n} (person skilled in the art of glassblowing) :: [Bokmål] glassblåser {m}
glass cutter {n} (glazier) SEE: glazier ::
glass cutter {n} (tool) :: [Bokmål] glasskjærer {m}; [Nynorsk] glasskjerar {m}
glasscutter {n} (glass-cutting device) SEE: glass cutter ::
glasses {n} (plural of "glass") SEE: glass ::
glasses {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles ::
glass harmonica {n} (a musical instrument) :: glassharmonika
glassworks {n} (a factory that produces glass) :: [Bokmål] glassverk {n}
glaze {n} (coating on pottery) :: [Bokmål] glasur {m}; [Nynorsk] glasur {m}
glaze {n} (edible coating) :: [Bokmål] glasur {m}; [Nynorsk] glasur {m}
glazier {n} (craftsman who works with glass, fitting windows, etc) :: [Bokmål] glassmester {m}; [Nynorsk] glasmeister {m}
glean {v} (gather information in small amounts, with implied difficulty, bit by bit) :: gløtte, titte
glee {n} (Joy; merriment; mirth; gayety; particularly, the mirth enjoyed at a feast) :: glede {m}
gleeful {adj} (joyful) :: skadefro; [Nynorsk] skadeglad
glib {adj} (having a ready flow of words but lacking thought or understanding) :: [Bokmål] glatt, litt for veltalende, rappmunnet, rapptunget
glibness {n} (the condition of being glib) :: [Bokmål] rappmunnethet {m}
glider {n} (aircraft) :: [Bokmål] seilfly {n}, seglfly {n}, glidefly {n}; [Nynorsk] seglfly {n}, glidefly {n}
glimmer {n} (faint light) :: skimmer {n}
glimmer {n} (flash of light) :: glimt {n}
glimmer {n} (faint or remote possibility) :: glimt {n}, anelse {m}
glimmer {v} (to shine with faint unsteady light) :: glimte, skimre, blinke
glint {n} (short flash of light) :: [Bokmål] glimt {n} {m}; [Nynorsk] glimt {m} {n}
globalisation {n} (process of becoming a more interconnected world) :: [Bokmål] globalisering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] globalisering {f}
global warming {n} (increase in the average temperature of the earth's atmosphere to cause climate change) :: [Bokmål] global oppvarming {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] global oppvarming {f}
globe {n} (the planet Earth) :: [Bokmål] jordklode {m}, klode {m}; [Nynorsk] jordklode {m}, klode {m}
globe {n} (model of Earth) :: [Bokmål] globus {m}; [Nynorsk] globus {m}
globus cruciger {n} (royal symbol of power) :: rikseple {n}
glockenspiel {n} (musical instrument) :: [Bokmål] klokkespill; [Nynorsk] klokkespel
glogg {n} (Scandinavian version of mulled wine) :: [Bokmål] gløgg {m}; [Nynorsk] gløgg {m}
glory {n} (great beauty or splendour) :: prakt {c}
glory {n} (honour and valour) :: glorie {m}, ære {c}
glory {n} (worship or praise) :: pris {m}, ære {c}
glory {n} (optical phenomenon) :: glorie {m}
gloss {n} (glossary) SEE: glossary ::
gloss {n} (brief explanatory note or translation of a difficult or complex expression) :: glose {m} {f}
glossary {n} (list of words with their definitions) :: glossar {n}; [Bokmål] ordliste {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] ordliste {f}
glossolalia {n} (speaking in tongues) :: [Bokmål] tungetale {m}, glossolali {m}; [Nynorsk] tungetale {m} {f}, glossolali {m}
glossolalist {n} (one who exhibits glossolalia; one who speaks in tongues) :: [Bokmål] tungetaler {m}; [Nynorsk] tungetalar {m}
glossy {adj} (having a reflective surface) :: glanset
glove {n} (item of clothing) :: vante {m}, hanske {m}
glow {v} :: gløde
glower {v} (to look or stare with anger) :: [Bokmål] stirre, glo
glower {n} (angry glare or stare) :: olmt blikk {n}
glowing {adj} (that which glows) :: [Bokmål] glødende; [Nynorsk] glødande
glucose {n} (simple monosaccharide sugar) :: glukose, druesukker
glue {n} (sticky adhesive substance) :: lim {n}
gluten {n} (cereal protein) :: gluten {n}
gluten-free {adj} (containing no gluten) :: [Bokmål] glutenfri; [Nynorsk] glutenfri
glutton {n} (wolverine) SEE: wolverine ::
glycerine {n} (the compound glycerol) :: [Bokmål] glyserin {m}; [Nynorsk] glyserin {n}
glycol {n} (any aliphatic diol) :: [Bokmål] glykol {m}; [Nynorsk] glykol {m}
gnash {v} (to grind one's teeth in pain or in anger) :: skjære tenner
gnat {n} (any small insect of the order Diptera) :: knott {m}
gnaw {v} (to bite something persistently) :: [Bokmål] gnage
gneiss {n} (common and widely-distributed metamorphic rock) :: [Bokmål] gneis {m}; [Nynorsk] gneis {m}
gnome {n} (legendary being) :: [Bokmål] gnom {m}; [Nynorsk] gnom {m}
gnosis {n} (gnosis) :: [Bokmål] gnosis {m}, gnose {m}; [Nynorsk] gnosis {n}, gnose
Gnostic {adj} (relating to spiritual knowledge) :: gnostisk
Gnostic {adj} (relating to Gnosticism) :: gnostisk
Gnostic {n} (a believer in Gnosticism) :: gnostiker {m}
Gnosticism {n} (Gnosticism) :: gnostisisme {m}
GNP {n} (gross national product) :: BNP
gnu {n} (large antelope) :: [Bokmål] gnu {m}; [Nynorsk] gnu {m}
go {v} (die) SEE: die ::
go {v} (lead (tend or reach in a certain direction)) SEE: lead ::
go {v} (to move through space (especially from one place to another) ) :: reise, fare, dra
go {v} (of a machine, to work ) :: , virke, være i gang
go {v} (to disappear ) :: forsvinne, gå over
go {v} (to be destroyed ) :: ødelegges
go {v} (to make (a specified sound) ) :: si
go {v} (to fit ) :: passe
go {v} (to belong; to have as its/their proper place ) :: ligge, høre til
go {v} (to date ) :: gå ut med, date, være sammen med
go {n} (board game) :: [Bokmål] go
go {v} (leave) SEE: leave ::
go {v} (attack) SEE: attack ::
go {v} (change) SEE: change ::
go {v} (walk) SEE: walk ::
go {v} (urinate, defecate) SEE: pee ::
go {v} (survive) SEE: survive ::
Goa {prop} (state in western India) :: Goa
go after {v} (to pursue in attempt to catch) :: [Bokmål] forfølge, gå etter
goal {n} (result one is attempting to achieve) :: mål, målsetting {c}, formål {n}, siktemål {n}
goal {n} (in many sports, an area into which the players attempt to put an object) :: mål, mål {n}
goal {n} ((sport) act of placing the object into the goal) :: mål, mål {n}
goal {n} (point(s) scored) :: mål
goalkeeper {n} (player that protects a goal) :: [Bokmål] målvakt {m} {f}, målmann {m}; [Nynorsk] målvakt {f}, målmann {m}
goal line {n} (in soccer) :: [Bokmål] mållinje {m} {f}, målstrek {m}; [Nynorsk] målline {f}, mållinje {f}, målstrek {m} {n}
goalpost {n} (vertical side pole of a goal) :: målstang {m} {f}, stang {m} {f}
goaltender {n} (player that protects a goal) SEE: goalkeeper ::
goat {n} (animal) :: [Bokmål] geit {f} {m}; [Nynorsk] geit {f}
go away {interj} :: forsvinn!; [Nynorsk] forsvinn!
gobbledygook {n} (Nonsense; meaningless or encrypted language.) :: kaudervelsk {m}, galimatias {n}
goblin {n} (hostile diminutive humanoid in fantasy literature) :: nisse {?}
god {v} (idolize) :: forgude, idolisere
god {v} (deify) :: forgude
god {n} (deity) :: gud {m}; [Nynorsk] gud {m}
god {n} (idol) :: gud {m}
god {n} (person in high position of authority) :: gud {m}
God {prop} (single deity of monotheism) :: Gud {m}, Herre
God bless you {interj} (said to somebody who has sneezed) :: prosit
goddess {n} (female deity) :: [Bokmål] gudinne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gudinne {f}
godfather {n} (man present at the christening of a baby who promises to help raise the child in a Christian manner) :: [Bokmål] gudfar {m}, fadder {m} [male or female], dåpsvitne {n} [male or female]; [Nynorsk] gudfar {m}, fadder {m} [male or female], dåpsvitne {n} [male or female]
God-fearing {adj} (following the precepts of a religious practice and respects and reveres god and his authority) :: [Bokmål] gudfryktig
God knows {phrase} (Only known to God; only known to the gods) :: gudene vet
godless {adj} (not acknowledging any deity or god; without belief in any deity or god) :: gudløs
godparent {n} (person who stood for a child during a naming ceremony or baptism) :: [Bokmål] fadder {m}, dåpsvitne {n}; [Nynorsk] fadder {m}, dåpsvitne {n}
godparent {n} (godfather or godmother) :: [Bokmål] fadder {m}, dåpsvitne {n}; [Nynorsk] fadder {m}, dåpsvitne {n}
God's house {n} (church) SEE: church ::
God's house {n} (place of worship) SEE: place of worship ::
go Dutch {v} (split the cost) :: spleise
God works in mysterious ways {proverb} (a situation may be beneficial later) :: [Bokmål] Herrens veier er uransakelige
goer {n} (foot) SEE: foot ::
go figure {phrase} (expression of perplexity or surprise) :: skulle du ha sett, rare greier {m-p}, det hadde jeg ikke trodd, forklar
go for {v} (to try for something) :: gå for
go fuck yourself {interj} (a variant of fuck you) :: dra til helvete
goggle {n} (a pair of protective eyeglasses) SEE: goggles ::
goggles {n} (protective eyewear) :: [Bokmål] vernebrille {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] vernebrille {f}
goitre {n} (enlargement of the neck) :: [Bokmål] struma {m}; [Nynorsk] struma {m}
gold {n} (element) :: gull {n}; [Nynorsk] gull
gold {n} (coin) :: gullmynt {m}
gold {n} (colour) :: gull {n}
gold {n} (gold medal) :: gull {n} gullmedalje {m}
gold {n} (anything or anyone considered to be very valuable) :: gull {n}
gold coin {n} (coin made of gold) :: [Bokmål] gullmynt {m}; [Nynorsk] gullmynt {m}
golden {adj} (made of, or relating to, gold) :: gyllen
golden {adj} (having a colour or other richness suggestive of gold) :: gyllen
golden {adj} (marked by prosperity, creativity, etc.) :: gyllen
golden {adj} (advantageous or very favourable) :: gyllen
golden age {n} (time of progress and achievement) :: [Bokmål] gullalder {m}, storhetstid {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gullalder {m}, stordomstid {f}
goldenberry {n} (cape gooseberry) SEE: cape gooseberry ::
golden eagle {n} (large bird of prey) :: [Bokmål] kongeørn {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kongeørn {m} {f}
goldeneye {n} (duck) :: kvinand
golden jackal {n} (Canis aureus) :: [Bokmål] gullsjakal
golden parachute {n} (agreement on benefits) :: [Bokmål] gyllen fallskjerm {m}; [Nynorsk] gyllen fallskjerm {m}
golden plover {n} (Pluvialis apricaria) :: [Nynorsk] heilo {f}
goldfish {n} (fish) :: [Bokmål] gullfisk {m}; [Nynorsk] gullfisk {m}
gold medal {n} (medal made of, or having the colour of, gold) :: [Bokmål] gullmedalje {m}; [Nynorsk] gullmedalje {m}
gold mine {n} (mine for gold) :: [Bokmål] gullgruve {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gullgruve {f}
gold mine {n} (very profitable economic venture) :: [Bokmål] gullgruve {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gullgruve {f}
gold mine {n} (reserve of something sought after) :: [Bokmål] gullgruve {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gullgruve {f}
gold standard {n} (monetary system) :: gullstandard {m}
golf {n} (ball game) :: [Bokmål] golf {m}; [Nynorsk] golf {m}
golf club {n} (the implement) :: [Bokmål] golfkølle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] golfkølle {f}
golf club {n} (a club or organization) :: [Bokmål] golfklubb {m}; [Nynorsk] golfklubb {m}
golf course {n} (the land where one plays golf) :: [Bokmål] golfbane {m}; [Nynorsk] golfbane {m} {f}
golfer {n} (someone who plays golf) :: [Bokmål] golfer {m}, golfspiller {m}, golfspeller {m}; [Nynorsk] golfar {m}, golfspelar {m}
gondola {n} (narrow boat, especially in Venice) :: [Bokmål] gondol {m}; [Nynorsk] gondol {m}
gondola {n} (enclosed car suspended to a cable onto which it travels) :: [Bokmål] gondol {m}; [Nynorsk] gondol {m}
gondola {n} (car or basket of an airship) :: [Bokmål] gondol {m}; [Nynorsk] gondol {m}
gondola {n} (shelving unit) :: [Bokmål] gondol {m}; [Nynorsk] gondol {m}
gong {n} (percussion instrument) :: gong {m}
gonorrhea {n} (STD) :: gonoré
good {adj} (acting in the interest of good; ethical good intentions) :: god, godt
good {adj} (useful for a particular purpose) :: god, godt
good {adj} (of food, edible; not stale or rotten) :: god, godt
good {adj} (of food, having a particularly pleasant taste) :: god, godt
good {adj} (healthful) :: sunn
good {adj} (pleasant; enjoyable) :: god
good {adj} (of people, competent or talented) :: god, flink
good afternoon {phrase} (greeting said in the afternoon) :: [Bokmål] god dag, god ettermiddag
goodbye {interj} (farewell) :: adjø, farvel, avskjed, hadet bra, hadet, ses, snakkes, hei [telephone]
good day {phrase} (greeting between sunrise and sunset) :: god dag
good-den {interj} (good evening) SEE: good evening ::
good evening {n} (greeting said in the evening) :: [Bokmål] god kveld, god aften; [Nynorsk] god kveld
good for nothing {adj} (good-for-nothing) SEE: good-for-nothing ::
good-for-nothing {n} (person of little worth or usefulness) :: [Bokmål] døgenikt {m}, drog {n}
good fortune {n} (good luck) SEE: good luck ::
Good Friday {prop} (The Friday before Easter Sunday, the commemoration of the day on which Christ was crucified) :: [Bokmål] langfredag {m}; [Nynorsk] langfredag {m}
good heavens {interj} (exclamation of surprise or shock) :: herregud
good luck {interj} (wish of fortune or encouragement) :: lykke til
good morning {interj} (when seeing someone for the first time in the morning) :: [Bokmål] god morgen, morn; [Nynorsk] god morgon, morn
good night {phrase} (a farewell) :: god natt
Good Samaritan {n} (subject of the parable) :: [Bokmål] den barmhjertige samaritan; [Nynorsk] den miskunnsame samaritanen
Good Samaritan {n} (kind person) :: [Bokmål] barmhjertig samaritan
goods train {n} (train used for transportation of goods) :: [Bokmål] godstog {n}; [Nynorsk] godstog {n}
good things come to those who wait {proverb} (patience is a virtue) :: den som venter på noe stort, venter aldri for lenge
goodwill {n} (favorably disposed attitude) :: [Bokmål] velvilje {m}, tillit {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] velvilje {m}, tillit {m} {f}
goodwill {n} (value) :: [Bokmål] goodwill {m}; [Nynorsk] goodwill {m}
Goofy {prop} (Disney character) :: Langbein {m}
google {n} (search using any comprehensive search engine) :: nettsøk {n}
google {v} (to search for on the Internet) :: google, googla [depending on slang/dialect]
googlebomb {v} (To spam a web page with links or words to gain a high Google PageRank) :: googlebombe
googol {num} (1 followed by 100 zeros) :: googol; [Bokmål] googol; [Nynorsk] googol
googolplex {num} (ten to the power of a googol) :: googolplex
goose {n} (a grazing waterfowl of the family Anatidae) :: [Bokmål] gås {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gås {f}
gooseberry {n} (fruit) :: stikkelsbær {n}
goose bump {n} (raised skin caused by cold, excitement, or fear) :: gåsehud
goosebump {n} (goose pimple) SEE: goose pimple ::
goose flesh {n} (goose pimple) SEE: goose pimple ::
goose pimple {n} (bumps on the skin) :: gåsehud
goose skin {n} (goose pimple) SEE: goose pimple ::
goose-step {n} (a style of marching) :: hanemarsj {m}
goose-step {v} (to march with a goose-step) :: gå i hanemarsj
gopher {n} (a small burrowing rodent) :: jordekorn {n};; [Bokmål] kinnposerotte {m} {f} (of the family Geomyidae); [Nynorsk] kinnposerotte {f} (of the family Geomyidae)
gopher wood {n} (the wood used in the construction of Noah's Ark - not yet identified) :: sypresstre
Gorbachev {prop} (Russian surname) :: [Bokmål] Gorbatsjov
Gordian knot {n} (mythical knot) :: gordisk knute {m}
Gordian knot {n} (intricate problem) :: gordisk knute {m}
gorge {n} (deep passage) :: [Bokmål] kløft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kløft {f}
gorgeous {adj} (very beautiful) :: smellvakker
gorilla {n} (ape) :: gorilla {m}
gosh {interj} (mild expression of surprise or enthusiasm) :: jøss, jøsses, jøssenam
goshawk {n} (bird of prey) :: hønsehauk
gosling {n} (young goose) :: [Bokmål] gåsunge {m}; [Nynorsk] gåsunge {m}
gospel {n} (first section of New Testament) :: [Bokmål] evangelium {n}
gossip {n} (idle talk) :: sladder {n}
gossip {v} (to talk about someone else's private or personal business) :: sladre, slarve
Gothenburg {prop} (city on the west coast of Sweden) :: [Bokmål] Gøteborg {n}; [Nynorsk] Gøteborg {n}
Gothenburger {n} (person from, or an inhabitant of, Gothenburg) :: [Bokmål] gøteborger {m}; [Nynorsk] gøteborgar {m}
Gothic {prop} (extinct Germanic language) :: gotisk {m}
go through {v} (undergo, suffer, experience) :: [Bokmål] gjennomgå; [Nynorsk] gjennomgå
go to {v} (to attend an event or a sight) :: [Bokmål] gå på; [Nynorsk] gå på
go to {v} (to attend classes at a school) :: [Bokmål] gå på; [Nynorsk] gå på
go to bed {v} (to lie down to sleep) :: [Bokmål] gå til sengs, gå og legge seg, legge seg; [Nynorsk] gå til sengs, gå og legge seg, legge seg
go to bed with {v} (to have sex) :: [Bokmål] gå til sengs med; [Nynorsk] gå til sengs med
go to hell {v} (interjection) :: dra til helvete
go to sleep {v} (fall asleep) SEE: fall asleep ::
go to the dogs {v} (idiomatic: to decline or deteriorate) :: [Bokmål] gå i hundene; [Nynorsk] gå i hundane
go to work {v} (work) SEE: work ::
goulash {n} (A stew of beef or veal and vegetables, flavoured with paprika and sour cream) :: [Bokmål] gulasj {m}; [Nynorsk] gulasj {m}
gourmand {n} (person given to excess in the consumption of food and drink) :: [Bokmål] storspiser {m}, fråtser {m}
gourmand {n} (person who appreciates good food) :: [Bokmål] gourmet {m}, gastronom {m}
gourmet {n} (gourmet; a person who appreciates good food) :: [Bokmål] feinschmecker {m}, matskjønner {m}, gastronom {m}, gourmet {m}; [Nynorsk] finsmakar {m}, matskjønar {m}, gastronom {m}, gourmet {m}
goutweed {n} (ground elder) SEE: ground elder ::
government {n} (body with the power to make and/or enforce laws) :: [Bokmål] regjering {m} {f}, myndigheter {m-p}, styresmakter {m-p} {f-p}; [Nynorsk] regjering {f}, styremakter {f-p}, styresmakter {f-p}, myndigheiter {f-p}
governor {n} (leader of a region or state) :: [Bokmål] guvernør {m}, [on Svalbard] sysselmann {m}; [Nynorsk] guvernør {m}, [on Svalbard] sysselmann {m}
go without saying {v} (to be obvious, apparent or clear) :: [Bokmål] si seg selv, si seg sjøl; [Nynorsk] si seg sjølv
gown {n} (dressing gown) SEE: dressing gown ::
GPS {n} (Global Positioning System) :: [Bokmål] GPS {m}
grace {n} (free and undeserved favour, especially of God) :: [Bokmål] nåde {m}; [Nynorsk] nåde {m}
grace {n} (short prayer before or after a meal) :: [Bokmål] bordbønn {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bordbønn {f}
grace {n} (relief period for a debtor) :: betalingsutsettelse {m}
grade {n} (level of pre-collegiate education) :: trinn
grade crossing {n} (level crossing) SEE: level crossing ::
grader {n} (construction machine) :: [Bokmål] [road grader] veiskrape {m} {f}
grade school {n} (elementary or primary school) SEE: primary school ::
gradient {n} (slope or incline) :: [Bokmål] stigning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] stigning {f}
gradient {n} (rate of inclination or declination of a slope) :: [Bokmål] stigning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] stigning {f}
gradually {adv} (in gradual manner) :: [Bokmål] etter hvert; [Nynorsk] etter kvart
graduated {adj} (marked with graduations) :: [Bokmål] gradert; [Nynorsk] gradert
graft {n} (small shoot or scion) :: [Bokmål] pode {m}; [Nynorsk] pode {m}
graft {v} (to insert a graft in another tree) :: [Bokmål] pode; [Nynorsk] pode, pote
graft {v} (to insert scions) :: [Bokmål] pode; [Nynorsk] pode, pote
grafting {n} (act, art, or process of inserting grafts) :: [Bokmål] poding {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] poding {f}
gram {n} (unit of mass) :: [Bokmål] gram {n}
-gram {suffix} (something written) :: [Bokmål] -gram {n}; [Nynorsk] -gram {n}
grammar {n} (rules for speaking and writing a language) :: grammatikk
grammar {n} (book describing grammar) :: [Bokmål] grammatikk {m}; [Nynorsk] grammatikk {m}
grammary {n} (grammar) SEE: grammar ::
grammatical mood {n} (in grammar, type of the relationship) :: [Bokmål] modus {m}; [Nynorsk] modus {m}
gram molecule {n} (mole) SEE: mole ::
grampus {n} (killer whale) SEE: orca ::
grand {adj} (standing in the second or some more remote degree of parentage or descent) :: beste-
grandaunt {n} (great-aunt) SEE: great-aunt ::
grandchild {n} (child of someone’s child) :: [Bokmål] barnebarn {n}; [Nynorsk] barnebarn {n}
granddaughter {n} (daughter of someone’s child) :: sønnedatter [son's daughter], datterdatter [daughter's daughter]
grandfather {n} (grandfather (from either side)) :: morfar [mother's father], farfar [father's father]; [Bokmål] bestefar {m}; [Nynorsk] bestefar {m}
grandiose {adj} (large and impressive, in size, scope or extent) :: [Bokmål] grandios, herskapelig
grand jury {n} :: [Bokmål] storjury {m}
grandmother {n} (mother of someone's parent) :: bestemor, mormor {m} {f} [maternal], farmor {m} {f} [paternal]
grandparent {n} (parent of one's parent) :: [Bokmål] besteforelder {m} [mostly used in pl]; [Nynorsk] besteforelder {m} [mostly used in pl]
grand piano {n} (type of piano) :: [Bokmål] flygel {n}; [Nynorsk] flygel {n}
grand slam {n} ((bridge) the winning of all the tricks during the play of one hand) :: storeslem
grand slam {n} ((sports) the winning of all the major or specified events) :: storeslem
grandson {n} (son of one's child) :: [Bokmål] sønnesønn {m} [son's son], dattersønn {m} [daughter's son], sønnebarn {n} [son's child], datterbarn {n} [daughter's child]; [Nynorsk] soneson {m} [son's son], dotterson [daughter's son], sonebarn {n} [son's child], dotterbarn {n} [daughter's child]
granduncle {n} (great-uncle) SEE: great-uncle ::
granite {n} (type of rock) :: [Bokmål] granitt {m}; [Nynorsk] granitt {m}
granitic {adj} (of, pertaining to, or containing granite) :: [Bokmål] granittisk; [Nynorsk] granittisk
grant {v} (To give over) :: tildele, overgi
grant {v} (To bestow or confer, with or without compensation, particularly in answer to prayer or request) :: innvilge
grant {v} (To admit as true what is not yet satisfactorily proved; to yield belief to; to allow; to yield; to concede) :: innrømme
grant {n} (The act of granting; a bestowing or conferring; concession; allowance; permission) :: tildeling {m} {f}
grant {n} (The yielding or admission of something in dispute) :: innrømmelse {m}
grant {n} (The thing or property granted; a gift; a boon) :: tildeling {m} {f}, donasjon {m}; [Bokmål] bevilgning {m} {f} [money]
grant {n} (A transfer of property by deed or writing) :: overføring {m} {f}
grape {n} (fruit) :: drue {m} {f}
grape {n} (vine) :: vindrue {m} {f}
grapefruit {n} (fruit) :: [Bokmål] grapefrukt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] grapefrukt {f}
grapevine {n} (the plant on which grapes grow) :: [Bokmål] vinranke {m}; [Nynorsk] vinranke {f}
-graph {suffix} (something related to writing etc.) :: [Bokmål] -graf {m}; [Nynorsk] -graf {m}
-grapher {suffix} (someone who writes about a specified subject) :: [Bokmål] -graf {m}; [Nynorsk] -graf {m}
graphic {adj} (drawn, pictorial) :: grafisk
graphic {adj} (vivid, descriptive) :: [Bokmål] billedlig
graphical user interface {n} (type of user interface) :: grafisk brukergrensesnitt {n}
graphic artist {n} (graphic designer) SEE: graphic designer ::
graphic designer {n} (artist) :: [Bokmål] grafiker {m}; [Nynorsk] grafikar {m}
graphics {n} (the graphic arts) :: [Bokmål] grafikk {m}; [Nynorsk] grafikk {m}
graphics {n} (pictorial representation and manipulation of data) :: [Bokmål] grafikk {m}; [Nynorsk] grafikk {m}
graphite {n} (form of carbon) :: [Bokmål] grafitt {m}; [Nynorsk] grafitt {m}
-graphy {suffix} (Suffix denoting a written or represented in the specified manner, or about a specified subject) :: [Bokmål] -grafi {m}; [Nynorsk] -grafi {m}
grappa {n} (Italian grape-based spirit) :: grappa
grapple {v} (to seize and hold firmly) :: gripe
grasp {v} (to grasp) SEE: hold ::
grasp {v} (to understand) :: begripe
grass {n} (ground cover plant) :: [Bokmål] gress {n}, gras {n}; [Nynorsk] gras {n}
grass {n} (marijuana) :: [Bokmål] gress {n}, gras {n}
grasshopper {n} (an insect of the order Orthoptera) :: gresshoppe {f}
grass snake {n} (Natrix natrix) :: buorm
grate {v} (shred) :: rive, raspe
grateful {adj} (showing gratitude) :: [Bokmål] takknemlig; [Nynorsk] takknemleg
gratefulness {n} (the state of being grateful) :: takknemlighet
grater {n} (a tool with which one grates) :: [Bokmål] rivjern {n}; [Nynorsk] rivjarn {n}, rivjern {n}
gratification {n} (act of gratifying, or pleasing) :: glede, tilfredsstille
gratis {adj} (free of charge) SEE: free of charge ::
gratitude {n} (state of being grateful) :: [Bokmål] takknemlighet {m} {f}
grave {n} (excavation for burial) :: [Bokmål] grav {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] grav {f}
grave {n} (grave accent) SEE: grave accent ::
grave accent {n} (grave accent) :: grav aksent {c}
gravel {n} (kidney stone) SEE: kidney stone ::
gravel {n} (small fragments of rock) :: grus {m}, pukk {m}
gravel {v} (To apply a layer of gravel to the surface of a road, etc) :: [Bokmål] gruse
gravel road {n} (road with gravel surface) :: [Bokmål] grusvei {m}, grusveg {m}; [Nynorsk] grusveg {m}
gravestone {n} (stone slab set at the head of a grave) :: [Bokmål] gravstein {m}; [Nynorsk] gravstein {m}
graveyard {n} (tract of land in which the dead are buried) :: [Bokmål] kirkegård {m}, gravlund {m}, leggplass {m}, gravplass {m}; [Nynorsk] kyrkjegard {m}, gravlund {m}, gravplass {m}
graveyard shift {n} (night shift) SEE: night shift ::
gravitation {n} (fundamental force of attraction) :: [Bokmål] gravitasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] gravitasjon {m}
gravitational wave {n} (fluctuation in spacetime that propagates as a wave at the speed of light) :: gravitasjonsbølge {f} {m}
gravity {n} (resultant force on Earth's surface) :: [Bokmål] tyngdekraft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] tyngdekraft {f}
gravity {n} (gravitation, gravity force on two mass bodies) :: [Bokmål] tyngdekraft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] tyngdekraft {f}
gravlax {n} (appetizer of dry-cured salmon) :: gravlaks {m}, graven laks {m}
gravy {n} (sauce) :: saus {m}
gray {adj} (having a color somewhere between white and black, as the ash of an ember) :: grå
gray {n} (colour) :: grå
gray-haired {adj} (gray-haired) SEE: grey-haired ::
grayling {n} (Thymallus thymallus) :: harr {m}
graze {v} (to eat grass from a pasture) :: beite, gresse, gå på gress
grease {n} (animal fat) :: [Bokmål] smørefett {n} [lubricant], fett {n}
great {adj} (important) SEE: important ::
great {adj} (very good) :: [Bokmål] kjempebra; [Nynorsk] kjempebra
great auk {n} (Pinguinus impennis) :: geirfugl {m}
great-aunt {n} (aunt of one’s parent) :: grandtante
Great Britain {prop} (island) :: [Bokmål] Storbritannia; [Nynorsk] Storbritannia
Great Britain {prop} (United Kingdom, see also: United Kingdom; Kingdom of Great Britain) :: [Bokmål] Storbritannia; [Nynorsk] Storbritannia
great circle {n} (circle) :: [Bokmål] storsirkel {m}; [Nynorsk] storsirkel {m}
great circle {n} (shortest distance) :: [Bokmål] storsirkel {m}; [Nynorsk] storsirkel {m}
great cormorant {n} (Phalacrocorax carbo) :: [Bokmål] storskarv {m}; [Nynorsk] storskarv {m}
Great Dane {n} (mastiff) :: [Bokmål] grand danois {m}; [Nynorsk] grand danois {m}
Greater London {prop} (administrative area) :: [Bokmål] Stor-London; [Nynorsk] Stor-London
greatest common divisor {n} (largest positive integer or polynomial) :: største felles faktor, største felles nevner
great-grandchild {n} (The child (son or daughter) of one's grandchild) :: [Bokmål] oldebarn {n}; [Nynorsk] oldebarn {n}
great-granddaughter {n} (the daughter of someone's grandchild) :: oldedatter {f}
great-grandfather {n} (father of grandparent) :: [Bokmål] oldefar {m}; [Nynorsk] oldefar {m}
great-grandmother {n} (mother of one's grandparent) :: [Bokmål] oldemor {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] oldemor {f}
great-grandparent {n} (parent of a grandparent) :: [Bokmål] oldeforelder {m}; [Nynorsk] oldeforelder {m}
great-grandson {n} (son of a grandchild) :: oldesønn {m}
great-great-grandfather {n} (The father of someone's great-grandparent) :: [Bokmål] tippoldefar {m}; [Nynorsk] tippoldefar {m}
great-great-grandmother {n} (The mother of someone’s great-grandparent) :: [Bokmål] tippoldemor {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] tippoldemor {f}
great haste makes great waste {proverb} (haste makes waste) SEE: haste makes waste ::
Great Lakes {prop} (a group of five lakes on the United States-Canada border) :: [Bokmål] De store sjøer; [Nynorsk] Dei store sjøane
great minds think alike {proverb} (used to emphasize two people reaching the same conclusion) :: store hoder tenker likt
great northern diver {n} (large member of the diver family, Gavia immer) :: islom
great northern loon {n} (great northern diver) SEE: great northern diver ::
Great Pyramid at Giza {prop} (Great Pyramid of Giza) SEE: Great Pyramid of Giza ::
Great Pyramid of Giza {prop} (the largest and most famous of the Egyptian pyramids) :: Kheopspyramiden
great skua {n} (Great Skua) :: storjo {c}
great spotted woodpecker {n} (species of woodpecker) :: flaggspett
great tit {n} (bird) :: [Bokmål] kjøttmeis {c}, talgmeis {c}, talgokse {m}; [Nynorsk] kjøtmeis {f}
great-uncle {n} (uncle of one's parent) :: [Bokmål] grandonkel {m}; [Nynorsk] grandonkel {m}
Great Wall of China {prop} (Chinese fortification) :: [Bokmål] Den kinesiske mur {m}; [Nynorsk] den kinesiske muren
great white shark {n} (Carcharodon carcharias) :: [Bokmål] hvithai {m}; [Nynorsk] kvithai {m}
Greece {prop} (Country in Southeastern Europe) :: Hellas, Grekenland
greed {n} (selfish desire for more than is needed) :: [Bokmål] griskhet {m} {f}, grådighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] griskheit {f}, grådigheit {f}
greedy {adj} (having greed; consumed by selfish desires) :: [Bokmål] grådig; [Nynorsk] grådig, grådug
Greek {n} (inhabitant, etc., of Greece) :: [Bokmål] greker {m}; [Nynorsk] grekar {m}
Greek {n} (nonsense talk or writing; gibberish) :: [Bokmål] gresk {m}; [Nynorsk] gresk {m}
Greek {prop} (language of the Greek people) :: gresk, hellenesk
Greek {adj} (of the Greek language, people or country) :: gresk
Greek fire {n} (flammable substance) :: gresk ild {m}
Greek Orthodox Church {prop} (Greek Orthodox Church) :: [Bokmål] Den gresk ortodokse kirke {f}; [Nynorsk] Den greske ortodokse kirkja {f}
green {adj} (having green as its colour) :: grønn
green {n} (putting green) SEE: putting green ::
greenhouse {n} (building in which plants are grown more quickly than outside) :: [Bokmål] drivhus {n}, veksthus; [Nynorsk] drivhus {n}, veksthus {n}
greenhouse effect {n} (process by which a planet is warmed by its atmosphere) :: drivhuseffekt
greenhouse gas {n} (any gas that contributes to the greenhouse effect) :: [Bokmål] drivhusgass {m}; [Nynorsk] drivhusgass {m}
greenish {adj} (somewhat green) :: [Bokmål] grønnaktig; [Nynorsk] grønaktig
Greenland {prop} (a large self-governing island in North America) :: [Bokmål] Grønland; [Nynorsk] Grønland
Greenlander {n} (a person from Greenland or of Greenlandic descent) :: [Bokmål] grønlender {m}
Greenlandic {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Greenland, its people or language) SEE: Greenlandish ::
Greenlandic {prop} (language) SEE: Greenlandish ::
Greenlandish {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Greenland, its people or language) :: [Bokmål] grønlandsk; [Nynorsk] grønlandsk
Greenlandish {prop} (language) :: [Bokmål] grønlandsk {m}; [Nynorsk] grønlandsk {m}
Greenland shark {n} (Somniosus microcephalus) :: [Bokmål] håkjerring {m} {f}
green light {n} (green traffic light) :: [Bokmål] grønt lys {n}
greensand {n} (greenish sandstone) :: [Nynorsk] grønsand, grønsandstein
green tea {n} (drink) :: grønn te
green woodpecker {n} (Picus viridis) :: grønnspett {?}
greeting {n} (acknowledgement of a persons presence or arrival) :: hilsen; [Nynorsk] helsing
Gregorian calendar {prop} (calendar) :: gregoriansk kalender {m}
Gregory {prop} (male given name) :: Gregers {m}
Grenada {prop} (Caribbean country) :: [Bokmål] Grenada; [Nynorsk] Grenada
grenade {n} (pomegranate) SEE: pomegranate ::
Grenadian {n} (A person from Grenada) :: [Bokmål] grenadier {m}; [Nynorsk] grenadiar {m}
Grenadian {adj} (pertaining to Grenada) :: [Bokmål] grenadisk; [Nynorsk] grenadisk
Gretel {prop} (given name) :: Grete {f}
Gretel {prop} (character in the fairy tale Hansel and Gretel) :: Grete {f}
grey {adj} (having a color somewhere between white and black, as the ash of an ember) :: grå
grey {n} (colour) :: grå
grey area {n} (area intermediate between two fuzzily-distinguished categories) :: [Bokmål] gråsone {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gråsone {f}
grey-haired {adj} (having grey hair) :: [Bokmål] gråhåret, gråhåra; [Nynorsk] gråhåra, gråhærd
grey heron {n} (the Old World wading bird Ardea cinerea of the heron family) :: gråhegre
greylag {n} (large European goose) SEE: greylag goose ::
greylag goose {n} (Anser anser) :: grågås
grid {n} (rectangular array of squares or rectangles of equal size) :: rutenett {n}
gridlock {n} (traffic congestion) :: [Bokmål] trafikkork {m}, kork {m}
gridlock {n} (on a smaller scale) :: [Bokmål] {m}, kork {m}
grief {n} (sadness) :: sorg
grievance {n} (complaint) :: klage, klagemål
griffin {n} (mythical beast having the body of a lion and the wings and head of an eagle) :: griff {m}
griffon {n} (legendary creature) SEE: griffin ::
griffon vulture {n} (Gyps fulvus) :: gåsegribb {?}
grill {n} (grating, grid) :: grill {m}
grill {n} (vehicle front cover) :: grill {m}
grill {n} (barbecue) :: grill {m}
grill {v} (cook food) :: grille
grill {v} (interrogate) :: grille
grimace {n} (a distortion of the face) :: grimase {m}
grimace {v} (to make grimaces) :: gjøre grimase, lage grimase
Grim Reaper {prop} (personification of Death) :: [Bokmål] mannen med ljåen {m}; [Nynorsk] mannen med ljåen {m}
grind {v} (to make smaller by breaking with a device) :: raspe, rive, male, kverne
grind {v} (to remove material by rubbing with an abrasive surface) :: raspe, skrape
grind {v} :: male
grinder {n} (tool) :: jeskel
grindstone {n} (wheel for grinding) :: slipestein {m}
grip {v} (to grip) SEE: grasp ::
grip {n} (grip) SEE: grasp ::
gripe {n} (Gyps fulvus) SEE: griffin ::
groan {n} :: stønn {n}
groan {v} (to make a groan) :: stønne
grocer {n} (person selling foodstuffs and household items) :: kjøpmann {m}, grosserer {m} (gammelnorsk)
grocery {n} (shop or store that sells groceries) :: dagligvarebutikk {m}, storsenter, landhandel {m}
grocery store {n} (grocery) SEE: grocery ::
groin {n} (long narrow depression of the human body that separates the trunk from the legs) :: [Bokmål] lyske
groined vault {n} (structure created by intersection of vaults) :: krysshvelv {n}
Groningen {prop} (city) :: Groningen
Groningen {prop} (province) :: Groningen
groom {n} (bridegroom) SEE: bridegroom ::
groove fricative {n} (phonetics: hissing sound) SEE: sibilant ::
grope {v} (to touch closely and sexually) :: [Bokmål] beføle, tafse
gross {adj} (disgusting) :: ekkel
gross domestic product {n} (economic production of a particular territory) :: [Bokmål] bruttonasjonalprodukt {n} (abbreviation BNP); [Nynorsk] bruttonasjonalprodukt {n}, BNP
grotesque {adj} (distorted and unnatural in shape or size; abnormal and hideous) :: grotesk
ground {n} (surface of the Earth) :: bakke
ground {v} (to connect an electrical conductor) :: [Bokmål] jorde
ground beef {n} (meat) :: [Bokmål] karbonadedeig {m} [under 5 percent fat], kjøttdeig {m} [under 14 percent fat, not necessarily cattle]
ground clearance {n} (distance) :: [Bokmål] bakkeklaring {m} {f}
ground elder {n} (Aegopodium podagraria) :: skvallerkål {c}
ground ivy {n} (Glechoma hederacea) :: [Bokmål] korsknapp; [Nynorsk] krossknapp
groundless {adj} (baseless) :: [Bokmål] grunnløs, grunnlaus, ubegrunnet; [Nynorsk] grunnlaus
ground level {n} (the level of the ground) :: [Bokmål] bakkenivå {n}; [Nynorsk] bakkenivå {n}
ground meat {n} (ground meat) :: kjøttdeig {c}
ground shark {n} (Greenland shark) SEE: Greenland shark ::
ground staff {n} (staff employed by an airline) :: [Bokmål] bakkepersonale {n}; [Nynorsk] bakkepersonale {n}
ground water {n} (underground water) SEE: groundwater ::
groundwater {n} (Water existing beneath the earth's surface in underground streams and aquifers) :: [Bokmål] grunnvann {n}, grunnvatn {n}; [Nynorsk] grunnvatn {n}
groundwork {n} (foundation) :: [Bokmål] grunnarbeid {n}; [Nynorsk] grunnarbeid {n}
group {n} (number of things or persons being in some relation to each other) :: [Bokmål] gruppe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gruppe {f}
grouping {n} (a collection of things or people) :: gruppering {m} {f}
group sex {n} (sexual practice) :: [Bokmål] gruppesex {m}; [Nynorsk] gruppesex {m}
groupthink {n} (tendency of a group to conform to the majority view) :: [Bokmål] gruppetenking {m} {f}, gruppetenkning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gruppetenking {f}
grouse {n} (any of various game birds of the family Tetraonidae) :: skogshøns {p}
grout {n} (mortar used between tiles) :: injiseringsmørtel {m}, sementvelling {m}
grout {n} (coarse meal) :: (sediments) bunnfall {n}, (malt) gryn {n}, grøpp {n}
grove {n} (orchard) SEE: orchard ::
grow {v} ((intransitive) to become bigger) :: vokse
grow {v} ((transitive) to cause something to become bigger) :: dyrke
growing season {n} (time of year when plants grow) :: [Bokmål] vekstsesong {m}; [Nynorsk] vekstsesong {m}
growl {n} (deep threatening sound) :: [Bokmål] knurre
growl {n} (sound made by a hungry stomach) :: [Bokmål] rumle
growth {n} (increase in size) :: [Bokmål] vekst {m}, framvekst {m}; [Nynorsk] vekst {m}, framvekst {m}
growth {n} (act of growing) :: vekst
grow up {v} (to mature and become an adult) :: vokse opp, bli voksen
grudge {n} (deep seated animosity) :: [Bokmål] nag
grudging {adj} (unwilling or with reluctance) :: [Bokmål] motvillig
grudgingly {adv} (in a manner expressing resentment or lack of desire) :: [Bokmål] motvillig
grue {v} (shudder) SEE: shudder ::
grue {n} (shudder) SEE: shudder ::
gruesome {adj} (repellently frightful and shocking; horrific or ghastly) :: grusom
grumpy {adj} (unhappy and/or irritable) :: gretten
grunge {n} (subgenre of alternative music) :: grunge {m}, grønsj {m}
G-string {n} (a scanty piece of underwear or lingerie) :: [Bokmål] g-streng {m}; [Nynorsk] g-streng {m}
Guadalcanal {prop} (Pacific island) :: Guadalcanal
Guanyin {prop} (the bodhisattva of compassion) :: Koan Jin {m}
guarantee {n} (anything that assures a certain outcome) :: [Bokmål] garanti {m}; [Nynorsk] garanti {m}
guarantee {n} (written declaration) :: garanti {m}
guarantee {n} (person who gives such a guarantee) :: garantist {m}
guarantee {v} (to give an assurance that something will be done right) :: garantere
guarantee {v} (to assume responsibility for a debt) :: kausjonere
guarantor {n} (person or company that provides a guarantee) :: [Bokmål] garantist {m}; [Nynorsk] garantist {m}
guard {n} (person who or thing that protects something) :: [Bokmål] vakt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] vakt {f}
guard dog {n} (dog used to protect a property or its owner) :: garvor {m}
guardian angel {n} (spirit) :: [Bokmål] skytsengel {m}; [Nynorsk] skytsengel {m}
guardianship {n} (position) :: [Bokmål] vergemål {n}
guardrail {n} (rail set alongside a dangerous place) :: gelender {n}, rekkverk {n}
Guatemala {prop} (country in Central America) :: [Bokmål] Guatemala; [Nynorsk] Guatemala
Guatemalan {n} (person) :: [Bokmål] guatamalaner {m}; [Nynorsk] guatemalan {m}, guatemalanar {m}
Guatemalan {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Guatemala or its people) :: [Bokmål] guatemalansk; [Nynorsk] guatemalansk
guava {n} (fruit) :: guava
guberniya {n} (an administrative subdivision in the Russian empire) :: [Bokmål] gubernija {n}, guvernement {n}; [Nynorsk] gubernija {n}, guvernement {n}
Guelph {n} (member of a medieval Italian faction that supported the Pope) :: guelf {m}
Guernsey {prop} (island) :: Guernsey
guerrilla {n} (guerrilla war) :: [Bokmål] geriljakrig {m}; [Nynorsk] geriljakrig {m}
guerrilla {n} (irregular soldier) :: [Bokmål] geriljasoldat {m}; [Nynorsk] geriljasoldat {m}
guess {v} (to reach an unqualified conclusion) :: gjette, gissa; [Nynorsk] gjete, gjeta, gjetta, gissa
guess {n} (prediction about the outcome of something) :: gjetning {m} {f}
guest {n} (recipient of hospitality) :: [Bokmål] gjest {m}
guest book {n} (ledger for visitors to leave comments about an establishment) :: gjestebok
guest book {n} (website feature functioning like a physical guest book) :: gjestebok
guest of honour {n} (guest of honour) :: [Bokmål] æresgjest {m}; [Nynorsk] æresgjest {m}
guest worker {n} (guest worker) :: [Bokmål] gjestearbeider {m}, fremmedarbeider {m}; [Nynorsk] gjestearbeidar {m}, framandarbeidar {m}
guidance {n} (advice) :: [Bokmål] veiledning {m} {f}
guide {n} (someone who guides) :: [Bokmål] guide
guide book {n} (book that provides guidance) :: [Bokmål] guidebok {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] guidebok {f}
guide dog {n} (dog that is trained to be of assistance to a blind person) :: [Bokmål] førerhund {m}; [Nynorsk] førarhund {m}
guideline {n} (non-specific rule or principle) :: retningslinje
guild {n} (association of tradespeople) :: laug
guillemet {n} (either of the punctuation marks « or ») :: [Bokmål] sjevron {m}; [Nynorsk] sjevron {m}
guilt {n} (responsibility for wrongdoing) :: [Bokmål] skyld {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] skyld {f}
Guinea {prop} (Republic of Guinea) :: [Bokmål] Guinea; [Nynorsk] Guinea
Guinea-Bissau {prop} (Republic of Guinea-Bissau) :: [Bokmål] Guinea-Bissau; [Nynorsk] Guinea-Bissau
guinea fowl {n} (bird) :: perlehøne
Guinean {adj} (from Guinea) :: [Bokmål] guineansk; [Nynorsk] guineansk
Guinean {n} (someone from Guinea or of Guinean descent) :: [Bokmål] guineaner {m}; [Nynorsk] guineanar {m}
guinea pig {n} (rodent) :: marsvin {n}
guinea pig {n} (experimental subject) :: prøvekanin {m}, forsøkskanin {m}
guitar {n} (musical instrument) :: [Bokmål] gitar {m}; [Nynorsk] gitar {m}
guitarist {n} (person playing or performing on the guitar) :: [Bokmål] gitarist {m}; [Nynorsk] gitarist {m}
gulf {n} (geography) :: [Bokmål] golf {m}; [Nynorsk] golf {m}
Gulf of Finland {prop} (arm of the Baltic Sea) :: Finskebukta
Gulf of Mexico {prop} (gulf between USA and Mexico) :: [Bokmål] Mexicogolfen {m}; [Nynorsk] Mexicogolfen {m}
Gulf of Naples {prop} (Mediterranean gulf along the coast of Campania) :: [Bokmål] Napolibukten {m}; [Nynorsk] Napolibukta {f}
Gulf of Riga {prop} (inland body of water that is part of the Baltic Sea in eastern Europe and is near Latvia and Estonia) :: Rigabukten
Gulf Stream {prop} (warm ocean current) :: [Bokmål] Golfstrømmen {m}; [Nynorsk] Golfstraumen {m}
gull {n} (seabird) :: [Bokmål] måke {m} {f}, måse {m}; [Nynorsk] måke {m} {f}, måse {m}
gullet {n} (the throat or esophagus) :: spiserør {n}
gullible {adj} (easily deceived or duped, naïve) :: [Bokmål] godtroende, lettlurt, naiv; [Nynorsk] godtruande, lettlurt, naiv
gum {n} (chewing gum) SEE: chewing gum ::
gum {n} (flesh around teeth) :: [Bokmål] tannkjøtt {n}
gum arabic {n} (substance from acacia trees) :: gummi arabiku
gumboot {n} (gumboot) :: [Bokmål] gummistøvel {m}; [Nynorsk] gummistøvel {m}
gumption {n} (common sense, initiative) :: [Bokmål] bondevett {n}, sunn fornuft {m}
gun {n} (a very portable, short weapon, for hand use) :: [Bokmål] håndvåpen {n}; [Nynorsk] håndvåpen {n}
gun {n} (a less portable, long weapon) :: [Bokmål] gevær {n}; [Nynorsk] gevær {n}
gun {n} ((military) A cannon with relatively long barrel, operating with relatively low angle of fire, and having a high muzzle velocity) :: [Bokmål] kanon {m}; [Nynorsk] kanon {m}
gun {n} :: skytevåpen {n}, kanon {m}, gevær {n}, pistol {m}
gun {v} (shoot someone or something) :: [Bokmål] skyte; [Nynorsk] skyte, skjote
gunboat {n} (small armed vessel) :: kanonbåt {c}
gunfire {n} (gunshots) :: [Bokmål] geværild {m}; [Nynorsk] geværeld {m}
gunmetal {n} (alloy of copper, tin and zinc) :: [Bokmål] canonbronse {m}
gunnel {n} (gunwale) SEE: gunwale ::
gunpowder {n} (explosive mixture) :: [Bokmål] krutt {n}; [Nynorsk] krut {n}
Gunter {prop} (male given name) :: Gunnar
gunwale {n} (top edge of the side of a boat) :: [Bokmål] ripe {m} {f}
Guoyu {prop} (Mandarin) SEE: Mandarin ::
gurgle {v} (to make such a sound) :: gurgle
Gurkha {n} (military) :: [Bokmål] gurkha {m}
gust {n} (a strong, abrupt rush of wind) :: [Bokmål] vindkast {n}; [Nynorsk] vindkast {n}
Gustav {prop} (given name) :: Gustav
Gustave {prop} (Gustav) SEE: Gustav ::
gut {n} (intestine) SEE: intestine ::
gutter {v} (to cut or form into small longitudinal hollows) SEE: channel ::
gutter {n} (ditch along the side of road) :: grøft {m} {f}
gutter {n} (duct or channel beneath the eaves) :: [Bokmål] takrenne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] takrenne {f}
Guyana {prop} (country) :: [Bokmål] Guyana; [Nynorsk] Guyana
Guyanese {adj} (pertaining to Guyana) :: [Bokmål] guyansk; [Nynorsk] guyansk
gym {n} (physical education class) :: [Bokmål] gym {m}, kroppsøving {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gym {m}, kroppsøving {f}
gym {n} (short form of gymnasium) SEE: gymnasium ::
gymnasium {n} (place for indoor sports) :: sportshall {m}; [Bokmål] gymnastikksal {m}, gymsal {m}; [Nynorsk] gymnastikksal {m}, gymsal {m}
gymnast {n} (one who performs gymnastics) :: [Bokmål] turner {m}; [Nynorsk] turnar {m}
gymnastic {n} (gymnast) SEE: gymnast ::
gymnastics {n} (a sport) :: gymnastikk
gynaecologist {n} (specialist in diseases of the female reproductive system) :: [Bokmål] gynekolog {m}; [Nynorsk] gynekolog {m}
gynandromorph {n} (a person having certain physical characteristics of both sexes) SEE: hermaphrodite ::
gynecologist {n} (gynaecologist) SEE: gynaecologist ::
gypsum {n} (mineral) :: [Bokmål] gips {m}; [Nynorsk] gips {m}
gypsy {n} (member of the Rom people) SEE: Rom ::
gypsy {n} (any itinerant person, or any person suspected of making a living from dishonest practices or theft) :: sigøyner {m}, sigøynerske {f}
gypsy {n} (member of the Rom people) SEE: Gypsy ::
Gypsy {n} (a member of the Romani people) SEE: Rom ::
Gypsy {n} (a member of the Romani people or another nomadic group) :: [Bokmål] sigøyner {m}, sigøynerske {f}; [Nynorsk] sigøynar {m}, sigøynerske {f}
gyrfalcon {n} (falcon) SEE: falcon ::
gyrfalcon {n} (Falco rusticolus) :: jaktfalk {m}