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Habacuc {prop} (Habakkuk) SEE: Habakkuk ::
Habakkuk {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Habakuk
Habakkuk {prop} (prophet) :: Habakuk
Habakkuk {prop} (male given name) :: Habakuk
habit {n} (an action done on a regular basis) :: vane {m}, sedvane
habit {n} (action performed repeatedly and automatically, usually without awareness) :: vane {m}
habitat {n} (natural conditions in which a plant or animal lives) :: [Bokmål] habitat {n}, levested {n}; [Nynorsk] habitat {n}
hack {v} (to chop or cut down in a rough manner) :: hakke
hackberry {n} (Prunus padus) SEE: bird cherry ::
haddock {n} (marine fish) :: [Bokmål] hyse {m} {f}, kolje {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hyse {f}, kolje {f}
Hadrian {prop} (male given name) SEE: Adrian ::
haemophilia {n} (any of several hereditary illnesses that impair the body's ability to control bleeding) :: blødersykdom
haemorrhage {n} (hemorrhage) SEE: hemorrhage ::
hafnium {n} (chemical element) :: hafnium
hag {n} (ugly old woman) :: kjerring
hag {n} (fruit of Prunus padus) SEE: bird cherry ::
hagberry {n} (tree) SEE: bird cherry ::
hagberry {n} (fruit) SEE: bird cherry ::
hagfish {n} (eellike fish of the family Myxinidae) :: [Bokmål] slimål {m}
Haggai {prop} (book of The Bible) :: Haggai
haggis {n} (traditional Scottish dish) :: [Bokmål] haggis; [Nynorsk] haggis
haggle {v} (to argue for a better deal) :: prute
haiku {n} (Japanese poem of a specific form) :: haiku {m}
haiku {n} (poem of similar structure) :: haiku {m}
hail {n} (balls of ice) :: hagl {n}
hail {v} (said when hail is falling) :: hagle
hair {n} (a pigmented keratinaceous growth on the human head) :: [Bokmål] hår {n}; [Nynorsk] hår {n}
hair {n} (the collection or mass of filaments growing from the skin of humans and animals) :: [Bokmål] hår {n}; [Nynorsk] hår {n}
hair {n} (one of the above-mentioned filaments) :: [Bokmål] hår {n}; [Nynorsk] hår {n}
hairband {n} (hair tie) SEE: hair tie ::
hair-brush {n} (a brush used in hair care) SEE: hairbrush ::
hairbrush {n} (a brush used in hair care) :: [Bokmål] hårbørste {m}; [Nynorsk] hårbørste {m}
haircut {n} (act of cutting of hair) :: [Bokmål] hårklipp {m}; [Nynorsk] hårklipp {m}
haircut {n} (way hair is cut) :: [Bokmål] frisyre {m}, hårsveis {m} [usually men], sveis {m} [usually men], hårklipp {m} [rare],; [Nynorsk] frisyre {m}, hårsveis {m}, sveis {m}
hairdo {n} (hairstyle) :: [Bokmål] frisyre {m}; [Nynorsk] frisyre {m}
hairdresser {n} (professional for haircutting or hairstyling) :: [Bokmål] frisør {m}; [Nynorsk] frisør {m}
hairdressing salon {n} (hairdressing salon) SEE: hair salon ::
hair dryer {n} (an electrical device used for drying hair) SEE: hairdryer ::
hairdryer {n} (electrical appliance for drying hair) :: [Bokmål] føner {m}, hårføner {m}
hairless {adj} (bald) SEE: bald ::
hairline {n} (the line along one's forehead where hair starts growing) :: [Bokmål] hårfeste {n}; [Nynorsk] hårfeste {n}
hairpin {n} (pin or fastener for the hair) :: [Bokmål] hårnål {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hårnål {f}
hairpin {n} (tight bend) SEE: hairpin bend ::
hairpin bend {n} (acute curve in a road on a steep incline) :: [Bokmål] hårnålssving {m}; [Nynorsk] hårnålssving {m}
hair-raising {adj} (scary) :: [Bokmål] hårreisende; [Nynorsk] hårreisande
hair roller {n} (a small tube that is rolled into a person's hair) :: [Bokmål] hårrull {m}; [Nynorsk] hårrull {m}
hair salon {n} (workplace of a beautician or barber) :: [Bokmål] frisørsalong {m}; [Nynorsk] frisørsalong {m}
hair spray {n} (hairstyling product that stiffens the hair) :: [Bokmål] hårspray {m}; [Nynorsk] hårspray {m}
hairstyle {n} (the style in which someone's hair has been cut and arranged) :: [Bokmål] frisyre {m}, sveis {m}; [Nynorsk] frisyre {m}, sveis {m}
hair tie {n} (circular piece of elastic) :: [Bokmål] hårstrikk {m}; [Nynorsk] hårstrikk {m}
hairy {adj} (of a person) :: [Bokmål] behåret, behåra, håret, hårete
hairy {adj} (of a body part other than the head) :: [Bokmål] behåret, behåra, håret, hårete
Haiti {prop} (a country in the Caribbean) :: Haiti
Haitian {n} (person from Haiti) :: [Bokmål] haitier {m}, haitianer {m}; [Nynorsk] haitiar {m}
Haitian {adj} (pertaining to the country, people, or language) :: [Bokmål] haitisk; [Nynorsk] haitisk
hajib {n} (headscarf) SEE: hijab ::
hajj {n} (pilgrimage to Mecca) :: hajj {m} [Bokmål], hadj {m} [Nynorsk]
hake {n} (fish) :: [Bokmål] [European hake] lysing {m}; [Nynorsk] [European hake] lysing {m}
halberd {n} (hand weapon) :: hellebard {m}
half {adj} (consisting of a half) :: [Bokmål] halv; [Nynorsk] halv
half {adv} (in two equal parts or to an equal degree) :: [Bokmål] halv-; [Nynorsk] halv-
half {n} (one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided) :: [Bokmål] halvdel {m}, halvpart {m}, omgang {m} [two equal periods of play in sports], banehalvdel {m} [two opposite parts of the playing field]; [Nynorsk] halvdel {m}
half {n} (half a standard measure) :: [Bokmål] halv {m} {f}
half {n} (math: fraction) :: [Bokmål] halv {m}
half {n} (part; side; behalf) :: [Bokmål] del {m}
half brother {n} (a male half-sibling) :: [Bokmål] halvbror {m}; [Nynorsk] halvbror {m}
half-hearted {adj} (Not sincere; lacking full energy) :: [Bokmål] halvhjertet, halvhjerta; [Nynorsk] halvhjarta
half-hour {n} (period) :: [Bokmål] halvtime {m}; [Nynorsk] halvtime {m}
half-life {n} (time in physics) :: halveringstid {m}
half-moon {n} (the moon in its first or last quarter) :: [Bokmål] halvmåne {m}; [Nynorsk] halvmåne {m}
half time {n} (interval between halves) :: pause {m}
halfway {adv} (midway) :: [Bokmål] halvveis, midtveis, midtvegs; [Nynorsk] midtvegs
half-year {n} (period of half a year) :: [Bokmål] halvår {n}; [Nynorsk] halvår {n}
half-yearly {adj} (semiannual) SEE: semiannual ::
halibut {n} (fish of genus Hippoglossus) :: [Bokmål] kveite {m} {f}, hellefisk {m}; [Nynorsk] kveite {f}, hellefisk {m}
halitosis {n} (condition of having foul-smelling breath) :: [Bokmål] halitose {m}, dårlig ånde {m}
hall {n} (meeting room) :: [Bokmål] sal {m}
hallelujah {interj} (exclamation to praise God) :: halleluja
hallmark {n} (a distinct characteristic) :: [Bokmål] kjennetegn {n}; [Nynorsk] kjenneteikn {n}
hallow {n} (holy person) :: [Bokmål] helgen {m}; [Nynorsk] helgen {m}
hallow {v} (to sanctify) :: [Bokmål] hellige, gjøre hellig; [Nynorsk] heilage, helge, gjere heilag
hallows {n} (plural of hallow) SEE: hallow ::
hallucination {n} (sensory perception of something that does not exist) :: [Bokmål] hallusinasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] hallusinasjon {m}
hallux {n} (big toe) SEE: big toe ::
hallway {n} (corridor) SEE: corridor ::
halo {n} (atmospheric phenomenon) :: [Bokmål] halo {m}; [Nynorsk] halo {m}
halo {n} (luminous disc around the heads of saints) :: [Bokmål] glorie {m}; [Nynorsk] glorie {m}
halt {v} (limp (walk lamely)) SEE: limp ::
halt {v} (to stop either temporarily or permanently) :: stoppe, bremse
halt {v} (to cause something to stop) :: stoppe
halt {v} (to waver or be hesitant) :: nøle, avvente
halter {n} (animal's headgear) :: [Bokmål] grime {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] grime {f}
halyard {n} (rope) :: [Bokmål] fall {n}
Halych {prop} (a historic city) :: [Nynorsk] Halytsj
ham {n} (region back of the knee joint) :: [Bokmål] knehase {m}, knesbot {f}, hombot {f}; [Nynorsk] knehase {m}, knesbot {f}, hombot {f}
ham {n} (thigh of a hog cured for food) :: [Bokmål] skinke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] skinke {f}
hamartia {n} (sin) SEE: sin ::
hamburger {n} (sandwich) :: karbonadesmørbrød {n}; [Bokmål] hamburger {m}; [Nynorsk] hamburgar {m}
hamburger {n} (patty) :: kjøttdeig {m}
hamburger {n} (ground beef) :: kvernet kjøtt {n}
ham-fisted {adj} (lacking skill in physical movement) :: klomsete, klønete
hamlet {n} (small village) :: landsby, grend
hammer {n} (tool) :: [Bokmål] hammer {m}; [Nynorsk] hammar {m}
hammer {n} (part of a firearm) :: [Bokmål] hane {m} [literally cock]
hammer {n} (bone of the middle ear; see also malleus) :: [Bokmål] hammer {m}
hammer {n} (piano part) :: [Bokmål] hammer {m}
hammer {n} (sports: device) :: [Bokmål] slegge {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sleggje {f}
hammer {v} (to strike repeatedly) :: hamre, banke
hammer and sickle {n} (symbol of communism) :: [Bokmål] hammer och sigd; [Nynorsk] hammar och sigd
hammerhead {n} (shark) :: hammerhai {m}
hammerhead shark {n} (shark of the genus Sphyrna) :: [Bokmål] hammerhai {m}; [Nynorsk] hamarhai {m}, hammarhai {m}
hammock {n} (swinging couch or bed) :: [Bokmål] hengekøye {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hengjekøye {f}
ham radio {n} (ham radio) SEE: amateur radio ::
hamster {n} (small, short-tailed European rodent) :: [Bokmål] hamster {m}; [Nynorsk] hamster {m}
Hamsun {prop} (surname) :: [Bokmål] Hamsun; [Nynorsk] Hamsun
hand {n} (part of the fore limb) :: [Bokmål] hand {f}, hånd {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hand {f}
hand {n} (pointer of an analogue/analog clock) :: [Bokmål] viser {m}; [Nynorsk] visar {m}
hand {n} (handwriting; style of penmanship) :: handskrift, håndskrift {m}
hand {v} (to give, pass or transmit with the hand) :: overrekke, gi
handbag {n} (small bag used by women) :: [Bokmål] håndveske {m} {f}, handveske {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] handveske {f}
handball {n} (team sport) :: [Bokmål] håndball {m}, handball {m}; [Nynorsk] handball {m}
handball {n} (ball in team sport) :: [Bokmål] håndball {m}, handball {m}; [Nynorsk] handball {m}
handbook {n} (a book of reference) :: [Bokmål] håndbok {m} {f}
handcuff {n} (ring of a locking fetter for the hand) :: [Bokmål] håndjern {n}, handjern {n}; [Nynorsk] handjarn {n}, handjern {n}
handcuffs {n} (metal rings for fastening wrists) :: [Bokmål] håndjern {n-p}
handfast {adj} (strong; steadfast) :: håndfast
handful {n} (amount held in hand) :: [Bokmål] håndfull {m}, handfull {m}; [Nynorsk] handfull {f}
handful {n} (small number) :: [Bokmål] håndfull {m}, handfull {m}; [Nynorsk] handfull {f}
handful {n} :: knyttneve {m} (breadth of hand)
hand grenade {n} (explosive device) :: [Bokmål] håndgranat {m}, handgranat {m}; [Nynorsk] handgranat {m}
hand-held {adj} (held in one hand) :: [Bokmål] håndholdt
handicapped {adj} (having a handicap) :: [Bokmål] funksjonshemmet
handkerchief {n} (cloth for wiping the face, eyes, nose or hands) :: snørrfille; [Bokmål] lommetørkle {n}; [Nynorsk] lommetørkle {n}
handle {n} (part of an object held in the hand when used or moved) :: [Bokmål] håndtak {n}, hendel {m}, hank {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] handtak {n}, hendel {m}, hank {m} {f}
handle {v} (manage with the hands) :: klare
handle {v} (to use the hands) :: [Bokmål] håndtere; [Nynorsk] handtere
handling {n} (touching, controlling, managing with the hands) :: [Bokmål] håndtering {m} {f}, handtering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] handtering {f}
handling charge {n} (fee charged) :: [Bokmål] behandlingsgebyr {n}; [Nynorsk] behandlingsgebyr {n}
handmade {adj} (made by hand) :: [Bokmål] håndlaget
hand net {n} (small net) :: [Bokmål] håv {m}; [Nynorsk] håv {m}
hand-picked {adj} (picked by hand) :: [Bokmål] håndplukket
hand-picked {adj} (specially selected) :: [Bokmål] håndplukket, håndplukka, handplukket, handplukka; [Nynorsk] handplukka
handrail {n} (rail which can be held) :: gelender {n}, rekkverk {n}
handsaw {n} (saw small enough to be used by one hand) :: [Bokmål] håndsag {m} {f}, handsag {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] handsag {f}
handshake {v} (grasping of hands by two people) :: [Bokmål] håndtrykk; [Nynorsk] handtrykk
handsoap {n} (handsoap) :: [Bokmål] handsåpe {m} {f}, håndsåpe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] handsåpe {f}
handsome {adj} (of man: attractive) :: kjekk
hands up {interj} (surrender!) :: henda i været!, opp med henda!
handwaving {adj} (waving the hands) :: gestikulerende
handwritten {adj} (written with a pen or pencil) :: [Bokmål] håndskreven; [Nynorsk] handskriven
handyman {n} (man who does odd tasks) :: [Bokmål] altmuligmann {m}; [Nynorsk] altmogelegmann {m}
hangar {n} (a large garage-like structure where aircraft are kept) :: hangar
hanging basket {n} (container filled with decorative plants) :: [Bokmål] hengende kurv {m}
hangover {n} (illness caused by heavy drinking) :: fyllesyke {m}, bakrus {m}
hang up {v} (put up to hang) :: la på røret, legge på
hankering {n} (strong desire) :: lyst, lengsel
Hannah {prop} (mother of Samuel) :: Hanna
Hannah {prop} (female given name) :: Hanna
Hansel {prop} (fictional character in Hansel and Gretel) :: Hans
Hanukkah {prop} (the Jewish festival) :: hanukka; [Nynorsk] hanukká
haphazard {adj} (random, chaotic, incomplete) :: tilfeldig
haphazardly {adv} (in a haphazard manner) :: tilfeldig, tilfeldigvis
haply {adv} (perhaps) SEE: perhaps ::
happen {v} (to occur) :: foregå, inntreffe, skje
happily ever after {adv} (happily until one's death) :: og så levde de lykkelig alle sine dager, og er de ikke døde, så lever de ennå
happiness {n} (emotion of being happy) :: lykke {m}, glede {m}; [Nynorsk] lukke
happiness {n} (good luck) :: hell {n}
happiness {n} :: glede {m}, lykke {m}
happy {adj} (contented, joyous) :: glad, lykkelig
happy {adj} (fortunate, lucky) :: heldig
happy {adj} (content (to do something); having no objection (to something)) :: [Bokmål] fornøyd; [Nynorsk] fornøgd
happy birthday {interj} (good wishes for a birthday) :: gratulerer med dagen
happy birthday {v} (to wish someone a happy birthday) :: [Bokmål] gratulere med dagen; [Nynorsk] gratulere med dagen
happy Easter {phrase} (an expression used during Easter) :: God Påske
happy ending {n} (happy end) :: lykkelig slutt {m}, happy ending {m}
happy New Year {phrase} (Happy New Year) :: godt nytt år
hara-kiri {n} (ceremonial suicide by ripping open the abdomen) :: [Bokmål] harakiri {m}; [Nynorsk] harakiri {m}
harbinger {v} (to announce) :: innvarsle
harbor {n} (for ships) :: [Bokmål] havn {m} {f}
harbormaster {n} (official responsible for the enforcement of regulations in a port) :: havnefogd {m}
harbor seal {n} (Phoca vitulina) :: [Bokmål] steinkobbe {m}, fjordsel {m}; [Nynorsk] steinkobbe {m}, fjordsel {m}
harbour {n} (harbor) SEE: harbor ::
harbour {n} (harbor) SEE: harbor ::
harbourmaster {n} (harbourmaster) SEE: harbormaster ::
hard {adj} (resistant to pressure) :: hard
hard {adj} (requiring a lot of effort to do or understand) :: [Bokmål] vanskelig
Hardanger fiddle {n} (type of Norwegian fiddle) :: [Bokmål] hardingfele {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hardingfele {f}
hard-boiled {adj} (of an egg) :: [Bokmål] hardkokt; [Nynorsk] hardkokt
hard-boiled {adj} (callous) :: [Bokmål] hardkokt; [Nynorsk] hardkokt
hardcore {adj} (having an extreme dedication to a certain activity) :: [Bokmål] beinhard
hardcore pornography {n} (hardcore pornography) :: hardporno {m}
hard drive {n} (device used for storing large amounts of data) :: platelager
hard hat {n} (construction helmet) :: [Bokmål] vernehjelm {m}; [Nynorsk] vernehjelm {m}
hardly {adv} :: så vidt
hardness {n} (quality of being hard) :: [Bokmål] hardhet {m} {f}
hard-on {n} (rigid state of penis or clitoris) SEE: erection ::
hard-on {n} (erection of the penis) :: stå, ståpikk; [Nynorsk] stå, ståpikk
hard roe {n} (roe) SEE: roe ::
hardship {n} (difficulty or trouble) :: motgang {m}, lidelse {m}
hardware {n} (fixtures, equipment, tools and devices) :: [Bokmål] jernvare {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] jarnvare {f}, jernvare {f}
hardware {n} (material part of a computer) :: maskinvare {m}
hard-wearing {adj} (wear resistant) :: [Bokmål] slitesterk; [Nynorsk] slitesterk
hare {n} (animal) :: [Bokmål] hare {m}; [Nynorsk] hare {m}
harebell {n} (plant) :: [Bokmål] blåklokke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] blåklokke {f}
harem {n} (the private part of an Arab household) :: [Bokmål] harem
hark {v} (To listen attentively) :: lyda
harmful {adj} (likely to be damaging) :: skadelig
harmless {adj} (incapable of causing harm or danger) :: [Bokmål] harmløs
harmonica {n} (wind instrument) :: munnspill, munnharmonika
harmony {n} (pleasing combination of elements, or arrangement of sounds) :: harmoni {m}
Harold {prop} (male given name) :: Harald
harp {n} (musical instrument) :: [Bokmål] harpe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] harpe {f}
harpoon {n} (spearlike weapon) :: [Bokmål] harpun {m}; [Nynorsk] harpun {m}
harp seal {n} (a species of seal) :: grønlandssel {m}
harpsichord {n} (musical instrument) :: [Bokmål] cembalo
harpy eagle {n} (Harpia harpyja) :: harpyørn
harquebus {n} (obsolete matchlock firearm) :: [Bokmål] arkebuse {m}; [Nynorsk] arkebuse {m}
harrow {n} (device) :: [Bokmål] harv {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] horv {f}
harrow {v} (drag a harrow over) :: [Bokmål] harve; [Nynorsk] harve, horve
harrowing {adj} (causing pain or distress) :: opprivende
harvest {n} (autumn, fall) SEE: autumn ::
harvest {n} (yield of harvesting) :: høsting {m}
harvest {n} (product or result of any exertion) :: avling {m}
harvest {v} (to bring in a harvest; reap) :: høste
harvestman {n} (arachnid) :: langbein, vevkjerringer
hashish {n} (marijuana generally) SEE: cannabis ::
hashish {n} (dried leaves of the Indian hemp plant) :: hasj
hassium {n} (chemical element with atomic number 108) :: hassium
hassle {n} (trouble, bother, unwanted annoyances or problems) :: styr {n}
haste makes waste {proverb} (being too hasty leads to wasteful mistakes) :: [Bokmål] hastverk er lastverk; [Nynorsk] hastverk er lastverk
hat {n} (a head covering) :: hatt {m}, lue {c}
hatch {n} (horizontal door) :: luke {c}
hatch {v} (to emerge from an egg) :: klekke
hatch {v} (to shade an area) SEE: crosshatch ::
hate {v} (to dislike intensely) :: hate
hate {n} (hatred) SEE: hatred ::
hater {n} (one who hates) :: [Bokmål] hater {m}; [Nynorsk] hatar {m}
hatred {n} (strong aversion) :: hat {n}
hatstand {n} (coat stand) SEE: coat stand ::
haunt {n} (ghost) SEE: ghost ::
haunted {adj} (frequented by a ghost) :: [Bokmål] hjemsøkt; [Nynorsk] heimsøkt
have {v} (to possess) :: ha
have {v} (auxiliary used in forming the perfect and the past perfect tenses) :: har hat
have a bone to pick {v} (have a complaint or grievance) :: ha en høne å plukke med noen
have a bun in the oven {v} (To be pregnant; to be expecting a baby) :: ha en bolle i ovnen
have an eye for {v} (to notice, discern, or appreciate) :: [Bokmål] ha et øye for; [Nynorsk] ha eit auge for
have a nice day {phrase} (goodbye) :: ha en fin dag
have a screw loose {v} (to be insane, irrational, or eccentric) :: ha en skrue løs
have blood on one's hands {v} (be responsible for a violent act) :: [Bokmål] ha blod på hendene
have butterflies in one's stomach {v} (be nervous) :: ha sommerfugler i magen
have eyes bigger than one's belly {v} (have eyes bigger than one's stomach) SEE: have eyes bigger than one's stomach ::
have eyes bigger than one's stomach {v} (take more food than one can eat) :: øynene er større enn magen, magen blir fortere mett enn øynene (the stomach loses its appetite before the eyes do)
have eyes on {v} (observe) SEE: observe ::
have fun {interj} (wish someone a good time) :: kos(a) deg/dykk!
have one's eye on {v} (watch) SEE: watch ::
have sex {v} (take part in a sexual act) :: ligge sammen, ha sex, samleie
have to {v} (obligation) ::
having said that {conj} (that said) SEE: that said ::
Hawaiian {prop} (Hawaiian language) :: hawaiisk {m}; [Nynorsk] hawaiisk {m}
Hawaiian goose {n} (Branta sandvicensis) SEE: nene ::
hawk {n} (predatory bird of Accipitridae) :: [Bokmål] hauk {m}; [Nynorsk] hauk {m}
hawk {n} :: hauk {m}
hay {n} (grass cut and dried for use as animal fodder) :: [Bokmål] høy {n}; [Nynorsk] høy {n}
haya {n} (beech) SEE: beech ::
hay fever {n} (allergy to pollen) :: [Bokmål] høysnue {m}; [Nynorsk] høysnue {m}
haystack {n} (a mound, pile, or stack of stored hay) :: [Bokmål] høystakk {m}; [Nynorsk] høystakk {m}
hazard {n} (chance) SEE: chance ::
hazardous {adj} (risky, dangerous, with the nature of a hazard) :: [Bokmål] farefull; [Nynorsk] farefull
hazel {n} (tree / shrub) :: [Bokmål] hassel {m}; [Nynorsk] hassel {m}
hazel {n} (hazelnut) SEE: hazelnut ::
hazel grouse {n} (bird) :: jerpe {m} {f}
hazelnut {n} (shrub) SEE: hazel ::
hazelnut {n} (fruit) :: [Bokmål] hasselnøtt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] haslenøtt {f}, hasselnøtt {f}
hazy {adj} (thick with haze) :: disig; [Nynorsk] disig
he {determiner} (personal pronoun "he") :: han
he- {prefix} (the prefix he- for a male animal or a man) :: [Bokmål] hann, han, hann-, han-; [Nynorsk] hann, hann-
head {n} (part of the body) :: [Bokmål] hode {n}; [Nynorsk] hovud {n}
head {n} (mental aptitude or skill) :: hode {n}, evne {m}
head {n} (topmost or leading part) :: topp {m}
head {n} (leader or chief) :: leder {m}, sjef {m}
head {n} (headmaster, headmistress) :: rektor {m}
head {n} (foam on carbonated beverages) :: skum {n}
head {n} (end of hammer, etc.) :: hode {n}
head {n} (the blunt end of a nail, etc.) :: hode {n}
head {adj} (of, relating to, or intended for the head) :: hode-
head {adj} (foremost in rank or importance) :: hoved-
head {adj} (placed at the top or the front) :: leder-, første
head {v} (to behead) SEE: behead ::
headache {n} (pain or ache in the head) :: [Bokmål] hodepine {m} {f}
headband {n} (horseshoe-shaped hair accessory) :: [Bokmål] hårbøyle {m}
headdress {n} (hairdo) SEE: hairdo ::
headfirst {adv} (headlong) SEE: headlong ::
headforemost {adv} (headlong) SEE: headlong ::
head in the clouds {n} :: å ha hodet i skyene, å ha hodet i fluevekt
headlamp {n} (headlight) :: [Bokmål] hovedlykt {m} {f}
headland {n} (bit of coastal land that juts into the sea) :: [Bokmål] odde {m}, nes {n}, tange {m}, forberg {n}; [Nynorsk] odde {m}, nes {n}, tange {m}, forberg {n}
headlight {n} (bright light in front of vehicle) :: [Bokmål] hovedlykt {m} {f}
headline {n} (heading or title of an article) :: overskrift {m} {f}
headlong {adv} (with the head first or down) :: med hode først
headlong {adv} (with an unrestrained forward motion) :: hals over hode
headlong {adj} (plunging downwards head foremost) :: med hode først
headlong {adj} (rushing forward without restraint) :: hals over hode
headlongs {adv} (headlong) SEE: headlong ::
head louse {n} (insect) :: [Bokmål] hodelus {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hovudlus {f}
head office {n} (main admin centre) :: [Bokmål] hovedkontor {n}; [Nynorsk] hovudkontor {n}
head of government {n} (chief officer of the executive branch of a government) :: [Bokmål] regjeringssjef {m}; [Nynorsk] regjeringsleiar {m}
head of state {n} (the chief public representative of a nation) :: [Bokmål] statsoverhode {n}; [Nynorsk] statsoverhovud {n}
headphones {n} (pair of speakers worn over or in the ears so only the wearer can hear the sound) :: [Bokmål] hodetelefoner {p}, høretelefoner {p}; [Nynorsk] hovudtelefonar {p}, høyretelefonar {p}
headpiece {n} (helmet) SEE: helmet ::
headquarters {n} (the military installation) :: [Bokmål] hovedkvarter {n}
headquarters {n} (center of organisation's activity) :: [Bokmål] hovedkvarter {n}, hovedkontor {n}
head-shrinker {n} (slang: psychotherapist) SEE: shrink ::
heads or tails {n} (heads or tails) :: krone eller mynt
headstone {n} (grave marker) :: [Bokmål] gravstein {m}; [Nynorsk] gravstein {m}
heads up {interj} (warning) :: [Bokmål] opp med haken
heads-up {n} (warning or call to pay attention; (advisory) notice of what is to happen) :: [Bokmål] forvarsel {n}
head to toe {adv} (entirely; completely; over one's full body) :: [Bokmål] fra topp til tå; [Nynorsk] frå topp til tå
headwind {n} (wind that blows directly against the course of a vessel) :: [Bokmål] motvind {m}; [Nynorsk] motvind {m}
headword {n} (a word used as the title of a section) :: oppslagsord {n}
heal {v} (make better) :: hele, kurere; [Bokmål] helbrede
heal {v} (become better) :: bli frisk
health {n} (state of being free of physical or psychological disease, illness, or malfunction) :: [Bokmål] helse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] helse {f}
health {n} (physical condition) :: [Bokmål] helse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] helse {f}
health centre {n} (clinic) :: [Bokmål] helsesenter {n}; [Nynorsk] helsesenter {n}
health hazard {n} (potential danger to health) :: [Bokmål] helsefare {m}; [Nynorsk] helsefare {m}
health service {n} (service providing health care) :: Bokmal: helsevesen {n}, helsetjeneste; [Nynorsk] helsevesen {n}, helsetenest {f}, helseteneste {f}
healthy {adj} :: frisk
heap {n} (type of data structure) :: heap
hear {v} (to perceive with the ear) :: høre
hearing {n} (sense used to perceive sound) :: [Bokmål] hørsel {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] høyrsle {f}, høyrsel {m}
hearing {n} (proceeding at which discussions are heard) :: høring {m} {f}
hearing aid {n} (hearing assistance device) :: høreapparat {n}
heart {n} (an organ) :: [Bokmål] hjerte {n}; [Nynorsk] hjarte {n}, hjarta {n}
heart {n} (emotions or kindness) :: hjarte; [Bokmål] hjerte {n}
heart {n} (a shape or symbol) :: [Bokmål] hjerte {n}
heart {n} (a suit of cards) :: [Bokmål] hjerter {n}
heart {n} (centre or core) :: [Bokmål] hjertet {n}
heart attack {n} (death) SEE: death ::
heart attack {n} (failure) SEE: failure ::
heart attack {n} (acute myocardial infarction) :: myokardieinfarkt; [Bokmål] hjerteinfarkt {n}, hjerteattakk; [Nynorsk] hjarteinfarkt {n}
heartbeat {n} (one pulsation of the heart) :: [Bokmål] hjerteslag {n}; [Nynorsk] hjarteslag {n}
heartbreaker {n} (person who causes sorrow) :: hjerteknuser {m}
heart-breaking {adj} (that causes extreme sorrow or grief) :: [Bokmål] hjerteskjærende
heartburn {n} (pain caused by stomach acid) :: halsbrann {m}
heart disease {n} (disease affecting the heart) :: [Bokmål] hjertesykdom {m}, hjertesjukdom {m}; [Nynorsk] hjartesjukdom {m}
heart failure {n} (cessation of the heartbeat; cardiac arrest) :: hjertesvikt {m}
heartless {adj} (without feeling) :: hjerteløs
heart-rending {adj} (heart-rending) SEE: heartrending ::
heartrending {adj} (that causes great grief) :: [Bokmål] hjerteskjærende
heartrending {adj} (that elicits deep sympathy) :: [Bokmål] hjerteskjærende
hearts {n} (plural of "heart") SEE: heart ::
hearts {n} (the card suit (♥)) :: hjerter
hearts {n} (trick-taking card game) :: hjerter
heartsease {n} (a common European wild flower) :: [Bokmål] stemorsblomst {m}; [Nynorsk] stemorsblom {m}, stemorsblome {m}
heart-shaped {adj} (having the supposed shape of a heart) :: [Bokmål] hjerteformet, hjerteforma; [Nynorsk] hjarteforma
heartwood {n} (wood) :: [Bokmål] kjerneved {m}; [Nynorsk] kjerneved {m}
he-ass {n} (he-ass, male ass, male donkey) :: [Bokmål] [♂♀] esel {n}, [♂♀] asen {n}, hannesel {n}, eselhingst {m}; [Nynorsk] [♂♀] esel {n}, [♂♀] asen {n}, hannesel {n}, eselhingst {m}
heat {n} (thermal energy) :: varme {m}
heat {n} (condition or quality of being hot) :: varme {m}
heat {n} (condition where a mammal is aroused sexually or where it is especially fertile) :: brunst {m}
heat {n} (hot spell) :: hetetokt {m}
heat {n} :: varmer opp
heat {v} (to cause an increase in temperature of an object or space) :: varme opp
heat {v} (to arouse, to excite (sexually)) :: opphisse, tenne
heat {n} (heating system) SEE: heating ::
heat capacity {n} (the capability of a substance to absorb heat energy) :: varmekapasitet
heated {adj} (very agitated, angry or impassioned) :: [Bokmål] opphetet, oppheta
heated {adj} (made warm or hot) :: [Bokmål] oppvarmet, oppvarma; [Nynorsk] oppvarma
heat exchanger {n} (device for transferring heat) :: [Bokmål] varmeveksler {m}; [Nynorsk] varmevekslar {m}
heath {n} (shrub of the family Ericaceae) :: lyng {n}
heathen {n} (person who does not follow an Abrahamic religion) :: [Bokmål] hedning {m}; [Nynorsk] heidning {m}
heathen {adj} (Heathen) SEE: Heathen ::
heathen {n} (Heathen) SEE: Heathen ::
Heathen {n} (adherent of the Germanic neo-pagan faith of Heathenry) :: [Bokmål] hedning {m}; [Nynorsk] heidning {m}
heather {n} (plant) :: røsslyng
heating {n} (system) :: [Bokmål] oppvarming {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] oppvarming {f}
heat pump {n} (device to transfer heat) :: varmepumpe {c}
heat sink {n} :: [Bokmål] kjøleribbe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kjøleribbe {f}
heat transfer {n} (The transmission of thermal energy via conduction, convection or radiation) :: varmeovergang {m}
heat wave {n} (heat wave) SEE: heatwave ::
heatwave {n} (period of very hot weather) :: [Bokmål] hetebølge {m} {f}
heaven {n} (sky) :: himmel {m}, sky {m} {f}
heaven {n} (paradise) :: himmel {m}, paradis {n}, paradis {p}
Heaven {prop} (All meanings) SEE: heaven ::
heavenly body {n} (natural celestial body) :: [Bokmål] himmellegeme {n}; [Nynorsk] himmellekam {m}
heavy {adj} (having great weight) :: [Bokmål] tung; [Nynorsk] tung
heavy industry {n} (heavy industry) :: [Bokmål] tungindustri {m}; [Nynorsk] tungindustri {m}
heavy metal {n} (type of metal) :: [Bokmål] tungmetall {n}; [Nynorsk] tungmetall {n}
heavy water {n} (water containing deuterium instead of normal hydrogen) :: [Bokmål] tungtvann {n}, tungtvatn {n}; [Nynorsk] tungtvatn {n}, tungvatn {n}
heavyweight {n} (large, heavy or impressive person) :: [Bokmål] tungvekter {m}; [Nynorsk] tungvektar {m}
heavyweight {n} (weight class in boxing and other sports) :: [Bokmål] tungvekt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] tungvekt {f}
hebdomadal {adj} (occurring once a week) SEE: weekly ::
Hebrew {adj} (Yiddish) SEE: Yiddish ::
Hebrew {n} (Yiddish) SEE: Yiddish ::
Hebrew {prop} (Yiddish) SEE: Yiddish ::
Hebrew {adj} (pertaining to the people) :: hebraisk
Hebrew {adj} (pertaining to the language) :: hebraisk
Hebrew {n} (person) :: [Bokmål] hebreer {m}; [Nynorsk] hebrear {m}
Hebrew {prop} (language, see also: Biblical Hebrew) :: [Bokmål] hebraisk {m}; [Nynorsk] hebraisk {m}
Hebrew {n} (Jew) SEE: Jew ::
Hebrew {adj} (Jewish) SEE: Jewish ::
Hebrew {n} (Jewish) SEE: Jewish ::
Hebrew {prop} (Jewish) SEE: Jewish ::
Hebrew Bible {prop} (the sacred texts of Judaism) :: [Bokmål] den hebraiske bibelen {m}
Hebrews {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Hebreerne
he-cat {n} (male cat) :: [Bokmål] hannkatt {m}; [Nynorsk] hannkatt {m}
heck {interj} (euphemism of hell) :: helsike
hedge {n} (thicket of bushes planted in a row) :: [Bokmål] hekk {m}; [Nynorsk] hekk {m}
hedge fund {n} (unregistered investment fund) :: hekkefond {n}
hedge garlic {n} (Alliaria petiolata) SEE: garlic mustard ::
hedgehog {n} (animal) :: [Bokmål] piggsvin {n}, pinnsvin {n}; [Nynorsk] piggsvin {n}
-hedron {suffix} (solid figure) :: [Bokmål] -eder {n}; [Nynorsk] -eder {n}
Hedwig {prop} (female given name) :: Hedvig
heel {n} (anatomy: part of the foot) :: [Bokmål] hæl {m}; [Nynorsk] hæl {m}
heel {n} (part of shoe) :: [Bokmål] hæl {m}; [Nynorsk] hæl {m}
heel {n} (end-piece of a loaf of bread) :: skalk {m}
heel {v} (incline) :: [Bokmål] krenge; [Nynorsk] krengja
Heffalump {n} (fictional elephant-like creature) :: [Bokmål] Heffalomp {m}
hegemony {n} (domination, influence, or authority over another) :: hegemoni {n}
he-goat {n} (billy goat) SEE: billy goat ::
heifer {n} (young cow) :: kvige {f} {c}
Heilongjiang {prop} (Amur) SEE: Amur ::
heinous {adj} (totally reprehensible) :: [Bokmål] avskyelig, motbydelig; [Nynorsk] avskyeleg
heir {n} (one who inherits, or is designated to inherit, the property of another) :: arving {m}
heirloom {n} (valued possession passed down through the generations) :: arvestykke {n}
Helen {prop} (female given name) :: Helene
Helga {prop} (female given name) :: Helga
helicopter {n} (aircraft) :: [Bokmål] helikopter {n}; [Nynorsk] helikopter {n}
helium {n} (chemical element) :: [Bokmål] helium {n}; [Nynorsk] helium {n}
hell {prop} (abode for the condemned) :: helvete {n}
hell {n} (place of suffering in life) :: helvete {n}
hell {interj} (hell!) :: helvete!
Hellas {prop} (Greek name for Greece) :: [Bokmål] Hellas {n}; [Nynorsk] Hellas {n}
Hellene {n} (a Greek, see also: Greek) :: Hellener
hello {interj} (greeting) :: hallo, hei, god dag [formal], halla [informal], heisann
hello {interj} (when answering the telephone) :: hallo
hello {interj} (is anyone there?) :: Hallo?
hello {interj} (sarcastic: that was foolish) :: hallo
hell on earth {n} (very unpleasant situation) :: [Bokmål] helvete på jord {n}
hellspawn {n} (monster) SEE: monster ::
helm {n} (steering apparatus of a ship) :: [Bokmål] ror {n}; [Nynorsk] ror {n}
helmet {n} (protective head covering) :: hjelm {m}
helot {n} (serf, slave) SEE: slave ::
help {n} (action given to provide assistance) :: hjelp
help {n} (person or persons who provides assistance with some task) :: hjelp {m} {f}
help {n} (person employed to help in the maintenance of a house) :: hushjelp {m} {f}
help {v} (transitive: provide assistance to (someone or something)) :: hjelpe
help {v} (contribute in some way to) :: bidra til, hjelpe til med
help {v} (intransitive: provide assistance) :: hjelpe til, hjelpe
help {v} (transitive: avoid or prevent) :: hjelpe for
help {interj} (cry of distress) :: hjelp
helpful {adj} (furnishing help; giving aid; useful) :: hjelpsom
helping verb {n} (auxiliary verb) SEE: auxiliary verb ::
helplessness {n} (state of being helpless) :: hjelpløshet {m}
Helsinki {prop} (the capital city of Finland) :: [Bokmål] Helsingfors; [Nynorsk] Helsingfors
hem {n} (border of an article of clothing doubled back and stitched together) :: [Bokmål] fald {m}
hemisphere {n} (half of the Earth) :: halvkule
hemisphere {n} (any half-sphere) :: halvkule
hemlock {n} (tree) :: hemlokk
hemorrhage {n} (release of blood; bleeding) :: blødning {c}
hemorrhoid {n} (perianal varicosity) :: [Bokmål] hemoroide {m}; [Nynorsk] hemoroide {m}
hemp {n} (Cannabis sativa) :: [Bokmål] hamp {m}; [Nynorsk] hamp {m}
hemp {n} (a coarse fibre) :: [Bokmål] hamp {m}; [Nynorsk] hamp {m}
hemp milk {n} (milky liquid from hemp) :: hampmelk
hemp-nettle {n} (any weed of the genus Galeopsis in the Lamiaceae family) ::
hen {n} (female chicken) :: høne {c}
hence {adv} (from here) :: [Bokmål] herfra, herifra; [Nynorsk] herifrå
hence {adv} (as a result, therefore) :: herav, av dette følger, derfor, derav
henchman {n} (an assistant member of a criminal gang) :: [Bokmål] medsammensvoren {m}
hendiadys {n} (figure of speech) :: hendiadyoin
henhouse {n} (house for chickens to live in) :: [Bokmål] hønsehus {n}; [Nynorsk] hønehus {n}, hønsehus {n}
hen night {n} (party) SEE: bachelorette party ::
henotheism {n} (belief or worship) :: [Bokmål] henoteisme
hen party {n} (bachelorette party) SEE: bachelorette party ::
henpecked {adj} (plagued or overwhelmed by one's wife) :: [Bokmål] tøffelhelt {m}
Henrietta {prop} (feminine form of Henry) :: Henrikke
Henriette {prop} (female given name) SEE: Henrietta ::
Henry {prop} (given name) :: Henrik
hentai {n} (a work of anime that contains sexual art (esp. manga or anime)) :: hentai
hepatic {n} (liverwort) SEE: liverwort ::
heptane {n} (saturated aliphatic hydrocarbon: C7H16) :: heptan {n}
heptathlon {n} (athletic contest) :: [Bokmål] sjukamp {m}; [Nynorsk] sjukamp {m}
her {determiner} (belonging to) :: henne (to her), hennes (her bag), sin [own, generic]
heraldry {n} (the profession of devising and blazoning arms) :: [Bokmål] heraldikk {m}; [Nynorsk] heraldikk {m}
herb {n} (plant used to flavour food) :: [Bokmål] urt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] urt {f}
herb {n} (plant used in medicine) :: [Bokmål] urt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] urt {f}
herb {n} (slang: marijuana) :: gress {n}
herbalism {n} ((obsolete) botany) SEE: botany ::
herbal tea {n} (beverage made by infusion of herbs) :: [Bokmål] urtete {m}; [Nynorsk] urtete {m}
herbivore {n} (plant-eating organism) :: [Bokmål] planteeter {m}; [Nynorsk] planteetar {m}
herd {n} (any collection of animals gathered or travelling in a company) :: [Bokmål] flokk {m}
here {adv} (in, on, or at this place) :: her
here {adv} (to this place) :: hit
here {n} (this place) :: her
here {n} (this time, the present situation) :: her
here and there {adv} (from time to time) SEE: from time to time ::
here and there {adv} (in one place and another) :: [Bokmål] her og der
hereditary {adj} (which is passed on as inheritance) :: [Bokmål] arvelig
hereditary {adj} (of a title, honor or right: granted to somebody's descendant after that person's death) :: [Bokmål] arvelig
hereditary {adj} (of a disease or trait: passed in the genes) :: [Bokmål] arvelig
heresy {n} (dissension from religious dogma) :: [Bokmål] kjetteri {n}, heresi {m}; [Nynorsk] kjettarskap {m}, heresi {m}
heresy {n} (a controversial opinion) :: [Bokmål] kjetteri {n}, vranglære {m} {f}
heretic {n} (someone who believes contrary to fundamentals) :: [Bokmål] kjetter {m}, heretiker {m}, vranglærer {m}; [Nynorsk] kjettar {m}, heretikar {m}, ranglærar {m}
hereto {adv} (so far) SEE: so far ::
heretofore {adv} (up to the present time) :: [Bokmål] hittil; [Nynorsk] hittil
here you are {phrase} (said when you hand something over) :: værsågod
heritage {n} (property) :: arv
Herman {prop} (given name) :: Herman
hermaphrodite {n} (individual or organism having both male and female gonads) :: [Bokmål] hermafroditt {m}; [Nynorsk] hermafroditt {m}, tvitole {f}, tvitoling {m}
hermaphrodite {adj} (having both male and female gonads) :: [Bokmål] hermafrodittisk, tvekjønna, tvekjønnet; [Nynorsk] hermafrodittisk, tvikjønna, tvekjønna, tvitola
hermaphroditic {adj} (of or pertaining to hermaphrodism) :: [Bokmål] hermafrodittisk, tvekjønna, tvekjønnet; [Nynorsk] hermafrodittisk, tvekjønna, tvikjønna
hermaphroditic {adj} (biology: possessing the reproductive organs of both sexes) :: [Bokmål] hermafrodittisk, tvekjønna, tvekjønnet; [Nynorsk] hermafrodittisk, tvikjønna, tvekjønna, tvitola
hermaphroditism {n} (state of having both male and female sexual organs) :: [Bokmål] hermafrodittisme {m}, tvekjønnethet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hermafrodittisme {m}, tvikjønn {n}
hermeneutics {n} (art and science of text interpretation) :: hermeneutikk {m}
hermit {n} (religious recluse; eremite) :: eremitt
hermit {n} (hermit crab) SEE: hermit crab ::
hermit crab {n} (crustacean) :: eremittkreps {m}
hernia {n} (part of the body protruding abnormally through a tear or opening in an adjacent part) :: brokk
hero {n} (person of great bravery) :: helt {m}
hero {n} (main protagonist) :: helt {m}
heroin {n} (powerful and addictive drug) :: heroin {m}
heroine {n} (female hero) :: [Bokmål] heltinne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] heltinne {f}
heron {n} (bird) :: hegre, heire {m}
herpes {n} (viral disease) :: [Bokmål] herpes {m}; [Nynorsk] herpes {m}
herpes zoster {n} (acute viral inflammation) :: helvetesild
herpetology {n} (the branch of biology dealing with reptiles) :: herpetologi {m}
herring {n} (fish in Clupea) :: [Bokmål] sild {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] sild {f}
hers {pron} (that which belongs to her) :: [Bokmål] hennes
Hertzsprung-Russell diagram {n} (plot of the absolute magnitude of stars) :: Hertzsprung-Russel-diagram {n}
hesitant {adj} (tending to hesitate) :: [Bokmål] nølende
hesitate {v} (to stop or pause respecting decision or action) :: nøle med å
heterogeneous {adj} (diverse in kind) :: [Bokmål] heterogen; [Nynorsk] heterogen
heterogenous {adj} (heterogeneous) SEE: heterogeneous ::
he who laughs last laughs best {proverb} (success is better after you've endured ridicule) :: den som ler sist, ler best
he who laughs last laughs hardest {proverb} (he who laughs last laughs best) SEE: he who laughs last laughs best ::
he-wolf {n} (male wolf) :: hanulv {m}, hannulv {m}
hexadecimal {n} (number system with base 16) :: sekstentallsystem
hexagon {n} (A polygon with six sides and six angles) :: [Bokmål] heksagon {m}, sekskant {m}; [Nynorsk] heksagon {m}, sekskant {m}
hexagonal {adj} (geometry: having six edges, or having a cross-section in the form of a hexagon) :: [Bokmål] sekskantet, sekskanta; [Nynorsk] sekskanta
hexane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C6H14) :: heksan {n}
hexapod {n} (insect) SEE: insect ::
hex head wrench {n} (screwdriver) :: [Bokmål] unbrakonøkkel {m}; [Nynorsk] unbrakonøkkel {m}
hex key {n} (hex head wrench) SEE: hex head wrench ::
Hezbollah {prop} (Lebanese Shia islamic organisation) :: Hizbollah
Hezekiah {prop} (biblical king) :: Hiskia
hi {interj} (friendly, informal greeting) :: [Bokmål] hei, heisan
hiatus {n} (vacation) :: ferie
hibernate {v} (winter sleep) :: hibernere
hibernation {n} (state of inactivity during winter) :: [Bokmål] dvale {m}; [Nynorsk] dvale {m}
hiccough {n} (hiccup) SEE: hiccup ::
hiccough {v} (hiccup) SEE: hiccup ::
hiccup {v} (to hiccup) :: [Bokmål] hikke
hiccups {n} (the condition of having hiccup spasms) :: hikke {m}
hick {v} (hiccup) SEE: hiccup ::
hick {n} (country yokel or hillbilly) :: bondsk
hickey {n} (bruise-like mark) :: sugemerke {n}
hide {v} ((transitive)) :: [Bokmål] gjemme, gjømme; [Nynorsk] gøyme
hide {v} ((intransitive)) :: gjemme seg
hide {n} (skin of an animal) :: skinn {n}, dyrehud {m}
hide and go seek {n} (hide and seek) SEE: hide and seek ::
hide and seek {n} (game) :: [Bokmål] gjemsel, gjømsel; [Nynorsk] gøymsle
hide one's light under a bushel {v} (conceal one's talents or positive qualities) :: [Bokmål] sette sitt lys under en skjeppe
hideous {adj} (extremely ugly) :: fæl, stygg
hideous {adj} (distressing or offensive to the ear) :: stygg
hideous {adj} (hateful; shocking) :: uhyrlig
hideout {n} (A place to hide) :: [Bokmål] gjemmested {n}, skjulested {n}
hiding place {n} (a place where something or someone may be hidden) :: [Bokmål] gjemmested {n}, skjulested {n}; [Nynorsk] gøymestad {m}
hierarchy {n} (body of authoritative officials organised by rank) :: [Bokmål] hierarki {n}; [Nynorsk] hierarki {n}
hieroglyph {n} (element of ideographic writing system) :: [Bokmål] hieroglyf {m}
hierophany {n} (physical manifestation of the sacred) :: hierofani
high {adj} (elevated; tall) :: høy
high {n} (anticyclone) SEE: anticyclone ::
high-beam {n} (automobile's headlights adjusted to brighten a longer distance) :: fjernlys {n}
high commissioner {n} (high-ranking official) :: [Bokmål] høykommissær {m}
high court {n} (supreme court) SEE: supreme court ::
higher power {n} (God or a god) :: [Bokmål] høyere makt {m}; [Nynorsk] høgare makt {m}
High German {prop} (any of a group of West Germanic languages) :: [Bokmål] høytysk {m}
high jump {n} (athletics event) :: [Bokmål] høydehopp {n}, høgdehopp {n}; [Nynorsk] høgdehopp {n}
high jumper {n} (athlete) :: [Bokmål] høydehopper {m}
high-level {adj} (of or pertaining to a person of high rank) SEE: high-ranking ::
highlight {v} (to make prominent) :: utheve, betone
highlight {v} (to mark with a fluorescent marker) :: utheve, markere
high-priced {adj} (expensive) SEE: expensive ::
high-ranking {adj} (at an important, elevated, or exalted level in a hierarchy or organization; high-level) :: [Bokmål] høytstående
high-rise {n} (A tall building) :: [Bokmål] høyhus {n}, høghus {n}; [Nynorsk] høghus {n}
high school {n} (secondary school) :: videregående skole
high-speed {adj} (operates at greater than normal speed) :: [Bokmål] hurtiggående
high-sticking {n} (ice hockey: penalized action) :: [Bokmål] høy kølle {m} {f}
high street {n} (the main street of any town) :: [Bokmål] hovedgate {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hovudgate {f}
hight {v} (call) SEE: call ::
hight {v} (be called) :: [Bokmål] hete; [Nynorsk] heita
high tide {n} (the natural tide at its highest level) :: flo {f}; [Bokmål] høyvann {n}
high tide {n} (the time of day when the sea has risen to its highest level) :: flotid {m} {f}, høyvann {n}
highway {n} (main public road) :: motorvei, motorveg
highwayman {n} (a person who robbed travelers on roads) :: [Bokmål] landeveisrøver {m}, stratenrøver {m}
hijab {n} (headscarf) :: [Bokmål] hijab {m}, hidsjab {m}; [Nynorsk] hijab {m}, hidsjab {m}
hijack {n} (instance of hijacking of a vehicle) :: kapring {m} {f}
hijacker {n} (someone who hijacks) :: [Bokmål] kaprer {m}; [Nynorsk] kaprar {m}
hijacking {n} (instance of such an act) SEE: hijack ::
hike {n} (a long walk) :: vandring {f}; [Bokmål] fottur {m}; [Nynorsk] fottur {m}
Hilda {prop} (female given name) :: Hilda
hill {n} (elevated location) :: ås {m}
hillock {n} (small hill) :: [Bokmål] knaus {m}
hillside {n} (side of a hill) :: [Bokmål] åsside {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] åsside {f}
hilt {n} (grip of a sword) :: hjalt {n}
him {pron} (he) SEE: he ::
him {pron} :: ham, han
hind {n} (female deer) :: hind {m} {f}
hinder {v} (to delay or impede movement) :: [Bokmål] hindre, forhindre; [Nynorsk] hindre, forhindre
hinder {v} (to make a task difficult) :: [Bokmål] hemme; [Nynorsk] hemme
hinder {adj} (of or belonging to that part in the rear) :: [Bokmål] bakre, bak-; [Nynorsk] bakre, bakare, bak-
hinder {n} (slang: buttocks) :: [Bokmål] bakdel, bakende, rumpe; [Nynorsk] bakdel, bakende, rumpe
Hindi {prop} (language) :: [Bokmål] hindi {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] hindi {m}
hind leg {n} (either of two legs towards the rear) :: [Bokmål] bakbein {n}, bakben {n}; [Nynorsk] bakbein {n}
hindquarter {n} (human behind) :: [Bokmål] akterende {m}, akterspeil {n}
hindsight {n} (after-the-fact realisation or understanding) :: etterpåklokskap {m}
hindsight is 20/20 {proverb} (in hindsight things are obvious that were not obvious from the outset) :: det er lett å være etterpåklok
Hindu {adj} (of or relating to Hinduism) :: [Bokmål] hinduisk; [Nynorsk] hinduisk
Hinduism {prop} (religion) :: hinduisme
hinge {n} (device for the pivoting of a door) :: hengsel {c}
hinge {v} (to attach by a hinge) :: hengsle
hinge {v} (to depend on something) :: avhenge
hint {n} (clue) :: [Bokmål] hint {n}; [Nynorsk] hint {n}
hint {n} (tacit suggestion) :: [Bokmål] hint {n}; [Nynorsk] hint {n}
hint {n} (tiny amount) :: [Bokmål] hint {n}; [Nynorsk] hint {n}
hint {v} (express suggestively) :: antyde, hinte
hip {n} (joint) :: [Bokmål] hofte {m} {f}, mjødm {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hofte {f}, mjødm {f}
hip {n} (the fruit of a rose) :: [Bokmål] nype {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] nype {f}
hip bone {n} (bone) :: hoftebein
hip flask {n} (pocket-size container for alcoholic beverages) :: [Bokmål] lommelerke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] lommelerke {f}
hip hip hooray {interj} (an exclamation of congratulations) :: hipp hipp hurra
hippie {n} (1960s nonconformist) :: [Bokmål] hippie {m}; [Nynorsk] hippie {m}
Hippocrates {prop} (an Ancient Greek male given name) :: [Bokmål] Hippokrates; [Nynorsk] Hippokrates
hippogriff {n} (creature) :: hippogriff
hippophobia {n} (fear of horses) :: hippofobi {m}
hippopotamus {n} (large African mammal) :: [Bokmål] flodhest {m}; [Nynorsk] flodhest {m}
hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia {n} (the fear of long words) :: hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliofobi {m}
hire {v} (to employ) :: ansette
his {determiner} (attributive: belonging to him) :: hans, sin [own, generic]
his {pron} (that which belongs to him) :: hans
His Imperial Majesty {pron} (His Imperial Majesty) :: Hans Keiserlige Majestet
His Majesty {pron} (title of respect used when referring to a king) :: Hans Majestet
Hispanic America {prop} (parts of the Americas which speak Spanish) :: Hispanoamerika
His Royal Highness {pron} (royal title) :: Hans Kongelige Høyhet
hiss {n} (sound made by a snake, cat, escaping steam, etc.) :: hvese
hiss {v} (to make a hissing sound) :: hvese
historian {n} (writer of history) :: [Bokmål] historiker {m}; [Nynorsk] historikar {m}
historian {n} (person who studies history) :: [Bokmål] historiker {m}; [Nynorsk] historikar {m}
historic {adj} (historical) SEE: historical ::
historic {adj} (having significance in history) :: [Bokmål] historisk; [Nynorsk] historisk
historical {adj} (pertaining to history) :: [Bokmål] historisk; [Nynorsk] historisk
historically {adv} (in a historic manner) :: [Bokmål] historisk; [Nynorsk] historisk
history {n} (aggregate of past events) :: historie {f}
history {n} (branch of knowledge that studies the past) :: historie {f}
history {n} (record or narrative description of past events) :: historie {f}
history repeats itself {proverb} (Translations) :: Historien gjentar seg selv
hit {v} (to give a blow) :: slå
hit {v} (to manage to touch in the right place) :: treffe
hit {v} (in blackjack, to deal a card to) :: hit
hit {v} (to affect negatively) :: ramme
hit {adj} (blow, punch) :: slag {n}
hit {adj} (success, especially in the entertainment industry) :: hit {m}, slager {m}
hit {adj} (attack on a location) :: anslag {n}
hit {adj} (dose of an illegal or addictive drug) :: skudd {n}
hit {v} (to hit) SEE: strike ::
hitchhike {v} (to try to get a ride in a passing vehicle while standing at the side of a road) :: å haike
hitchhiker {n} (a person who hitchhikes) :: [Bokmål] haiker {m}; [Nynorsk] haikar {m}
hi-tech {adj} (of highly advanced technology) :: [Bokmål] høyteknologisk
hither {adv} (to here) :: [Bokmål] hit, hitover
hither and thither {adv} (In a disorderly manner) :: hit og dit
hitherto {adv} (up to this time) :: hittil
hit it off {v} (develop an amicable relationship) :: [Bokmål] finne tonen
hitman {n} (contract killer) :: leiemorder {m}
hit on {v} (to approach somebody seeking love, sex, etc.) :: sjekke
Hittite {n} (person) :: [Nynorsk] hettitt {m}
Hittite {prop} (language) :: [Bokmål] hettittisk; [Nynorsk] hettittisk {m}
Hittite {adj} (of or relating to the Hittite people, language or kingdom) :: hettittisk
HIV {n} (human immunodeficiency virus) :: hiv
hive {n} (a box or basket for the reception and habitation of a swarm of honeybees) SEE: beehive ::
hives {n} (medical condition) SEE: urticaria ::
HNMS {initialism} (Norway) :: KNM
HNoMS {initialism} (abbreviation) :: KNM
ho {n} (whore) :: hore {f}
hoard {v} (to amass) :: hamstre
hoarse {adj} (afflicted by a dry, quite harsh voice) :: hes
hoax {n} (anything deliberately intended to deceive or trick) :: puss {n}, bedrag {n}
hobbit {n} (fictional small humanoid creature) :: [Bokmål] hobbit {m}; [Nynorsk] hobbit {m}
hobble {v} (To restrict a horse with hobbles) :: [Bokmål] halte, humpe
hobby {n} (activity done for enjoyment in spare time) :: [Bokmål] hobby {m}; [Nynorsk] hobby {m}
hockey {n} (the sport) :: [Bokmål] hockey {m}; [Nynorsk] hockey {m}
hockey stick {n} (instrument used in ice hockey) :: [Bokmål] hockeykølle {m} {f}, ishockeykølle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hockeykølle {f}, ishockeykølle {f}
hockey stick {n} (instrument used in field hockey) :: [Bokmål] hockeykølle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hockeykølle {f}
hodgepodge {n} (collection of miscellaneous things; a jumble) :: sammensurium {n}, virvar {n}
hog {n} (animal of the family Suidae) :: svin {n}
hogshead {n} (measure) :: [Bokmål] oksehode; [Nynorsk] oksehovud
hogshead {n} (cask) :: [Bokmål] oksehode; [Nynorsk] oksehovud
Hogwarts {prop} (fictional school for learning magic) :: Galtvort
hoiho {n} (yellow-eyed penguin) SEE: yellow-eyed penguin ::
Hokkaido {prop} (a northern largest island of Japan, or a prefecture based in itself) :: Hokkaido; [Nynorsk] Hokkaido
hold {v} (to grasp) :: holde
hold {n} (cargo area) :: [Bokmål] lasterom {n}; [Nynorsk] lasterom {n}
hold one's horses {v} (idiomatic: to be patient) :: [Bokmål] ta det med ro, avvente
hold out {v} (to hold) :: [Bokmål] holde frem, holde fram, holde ut
hold out {v} (to wait for something better) :: [Bokmål] avvente
hold out {v} (endure) :: [Bokmål] holde ut; [Nynorsk] halde ut
hold out {v} (withhold something) :: [Bokmål] holde tilbake; [Nynorsk] halde attende, halde tilbake
hold out {v} (to save something for later) :: [Bokmål] holde av; [Nynorsk] halde av
hole {n} (hollow in some surface) :: hull {n}
hole {n} (opening in a solid) :: hol {n}; [Bokmål] hull {n}
hole {v} (to destroy) SEE: destroy ::
hole punch {n} (tool) :: hullemaskin
holiday {n} (day on which a festival, etc, is traditionally observed) :: [Bokmål] helligdag {m}; [Nynorsk] heilagdag {m}
holiday {n} (day declared free from work by the government) :: [Bokmål] heilagdag {m}; [Nynorsk] heilagdag {m}
holiday {n} (period of one or more days taken off work by an employee for leisure) :: [Bokmål] ferie {m}; [Nynorsk] ferie {m}
holiday {n} (period during which pupils and students do not attend their school or university) :: [Bokmål] ferie {m}; [Nynorsk] ferie {m}
holiday {n} (period taken off work or study for travel) :: [Bokmål] ferie {m}; [Nynorsk] ferie {m}
holiday pay {n} (basic wage paid while on holiday) :: [Bokmål] feriepenger {p}; [Nynorsk] feriepengar {p}
holiness {n} (state or condition of being holy) :: [Bokmål] hellighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] heilagskap {m}
holism {n} :: Holisme
holistic {adj} :: holistisk
Holland {prop} (the Netherlands, see also: Netherlands) :: Holland
hollow {n} (hollow in some surface) SEE: hole ::
hollow {n} (sunken area) :: [Bokmål] hull {n}, grop {f}; [Nynorsk] hòl {n}, grop {f}
hollow {adj} (having an empty space inside) :: [Bokmål] hul, hol, innhul; [Nynorsk] hol, innhol
hollow {adj} (echoing, reverberating, as if in a hollow space) :: [Bokmål] dyp, hul; [Nynorsk] djup, hol
hollow {adj} (without substance) :: [Bokmål] hul; [Nynorsk] hol
hollow of the knee {n} (shallow depression located at the back of the knee joint) SEE: poplit ::
holly {n} (any of various shrubs or small trees of the genus Ilex) :: kristtorn {m}
holmium {n} (chemical element) :: holmium
Holocaust {prop} (the mass murder of 6 million Jews by Nazi Germany) :: Holocaust
Holocaust {prop} :: holocaust
holotropic {adj} :: holotropisk
holster {n} (case for carrying a gun) :: [Bokmål] hylster {n}; [Nynorsk] hylster {n}
holy {adj} (dedicated to a religious purpose) :: [Bokmål] hellig
holy {adj} (revered in a religion) :: [Bokmål] hellig
Holy Ghost {prop} (aspect of the Holy Trinity) SEE: Holy Spirit ::
Holy Grail {prop} (artifact in Christian mythology) :: hellige gral
Holy Land {prop} (that part of Asia in which most Biblical events are set) :: [Bokmål] Det hellige land; [Nynorsk] Det heilage landet
Holy Roman Empire {prop} (state) :: Det tysk-romerske rike
Holy See {prop} (episcopal see of the Catholic Church) :: [Bokmål] Hellige stol {m}; [Nynorsk] Heilage stolen {m}
Holy Spirit {prop} (Christian: aspect of the Holy Trinity) :: [Bokmål] Den hellige ånd {m}; [Nynorsk] Den heilage ande {m}, Heilaganden {m}
holy water {n} (water, sanctified) :: [Bokmål] vievann {n}
homage {n} (in feudalism, the formal oath of a vassal to his or her lord) :: [Bokmål] lenshyldning {m}
homage {n} (demonstration of respect) :: [Bokmål] hyllest {m}
homage {n} (artistic work imitating another in a flattering style) :: [Bokmål] hyllest {m}
home {n} (house or structure in which someone lives) :: hjem {n}, heim {n}
home {n} (someone’s native land) :: hjemland
home {n} (childhood or parental home) :: barndomshjem
home {n} (place of the affections) :: hjemme
home {n} (habitat) :: [Bokmål] hjem {n}, hjemsted {n}
home {n} (place of refuge or rest) :: hjem
home {adv} (at home) :: [Bokmål] hjemme, heime; [Nynorsk] heime
home {adv} (homewards) :: [Bokmål] hjem, heim, hjemover, heimover; [Nynorsk] heim, heimover
home country {n} (the country where a person was born and raised) :: [Bokmål] hjemland {n}, heimland {n}; [Nynorsk] heimland {n}
home game {n} (athletic contest played on a team's own turf) :: [Bokmål] hjemmekamp {m}, heimekamp {m}; [Nynorsk] heimekamp {m}
home ground {n} (team's own ground) :: [Bokmål] hjemmebane {m}; [Nynorsk] heimebane {m} {f}
home ground {n} (where one feels familiar) :: [Bokmål] hjemmebane {m}; [Nynorsk] heimebane {m} {f}
homeless {adj} (lacking a permanent residence) :: [Bokmål] hjemløs, husløs; [Nynorsk] heimlaus
homelessness {n} (state of being homeless) :: bostedsløs
homeopathy {n} (system of treating diseases with very small amounts) :: homøopati
home page {n} (the main or first page of a Web site) :: hovedside {m} {f}, startside {m} {f}; [Bokmål] hjemmeside {m} {f}, heimeside {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] heimeside {f}
home page {n} (the Web page set to open in a Web browser when it is loaded) :: hjemmeside {m} {f}, startside {m} {f}
homer {n} (homing pigeon) SEE: homing pigeon ::
home school {n} (boarding school) SEE: boarding school ::
homesickness {n} (missing one's home or family) :: hjemlengsel
homewards {adj} (leading toward home) :: [Bokmål] [adverb] hjemover
homework {n} (work that is done at home) :: lekse {m} {f}, hjemmelekse {m} {f}
homicide {n} (the killing of one person by another) :: drap {n}
homicide {n} (a person who kills another) :: drapsmann {m}, morder {m}
homing pigeon {n} (domesticated rock pigeon with strong homing instinct) :: [Bokmål] brevdue {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] brevdue {f}
homoerotic {adj} (homosexual) SEE: homosexual ::
homogeneous {adj} (of the same kind; alike, similar) :: [Bokmål] homogen; [Nynorsk] homogen
homophobia {n} (fear, dislike, or hate of homosexuals) :: homofobi
homophone {n} (words with the same pronunciation) :: [Bokmål] homofon {m}; [Nynorsk] homofon {m}
homophonous {adj} :: homofon
homosexual {adj} (sexually attracted solely or primarily to the same sex) :: homoseksuell {m}, [informally] homo {m}
homosexual {n} (person who is attracted solely or primarily to others of the same sex) :: [informally] homse {m}, [formally] homofil {m}
homosexuality {n} (sexual orientation) :: [Bokmål] homoseksualitet {m}, homofili; [Nynorsk] homofili
Honduran {n} (Person from Honduras) :: [Bokmål] honduraner {m}; [Nynorsk] honduran {m}, honduranar {m}
Honduran {adj} (Pertaining to Honduras) :: [Bokmål] honduransk; [Nynorsk] honduransk
Honduras {prop} (a country in Central America) :: Honduras
honest {adj} (scrupulous with regard to telling the truth) :: [Bokmål] ærlig; [Nynorsk] ærleg
honesty {n} (quality of being honest) :: [Bokmål] ærlighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] ærlegdom {m}
honey {n} (sweet substance produced by bees) :: [Bokmål] honning {m}; [Nynorsk] honning {m}
honey bee {n} (bee) :: honningbie {c}
honeybee {n} (honey bee) SEE: honey bee ::
honey extractor {n} (tank in which honey is extracted) :: [Bokmål] honningslynge {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] honningslynge {f}, honningslyngje {f}
honeymoon {n} (period of time immediately following a marriage) :: hvetebrødsdager {m-p}
honeymoon {n} (trip taken by a newly wed married couple) :: [Bokmål] bryllupsreise {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bryllaupsreis {f}, bryllaupsreise {f}
honeysuckle {n} (plant) :: leddved {m}
Hong Kong {prop} (coastal administrative region in south-east China) :: Hongkong
honk {v} (to use a car horn) :: tute
honk {v} (to honk like a goose) :: gakke
honk {n} (the cry of a goose) :: gakk, rapp
honor {n} (token of praise or respect) :: [Bokmål] ære
honor {v} (think of, respect highly) :: [Bokmål] ære
honorary {adj} (describes the holder of a position) :: [Bokmål] honorær; [Nynorsk] honorær
honour {n} (honour) SEE: honor ::
honour {v} (honour) SEE: honor ::
honour killing {n} (murder as a cultural practice) :: [Bokmål] æresdrap {n}; [Nynorsk] æresdrap {n}
hood {n} (headwear) :: [Bokmål] hette {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hette {f}
hooded {adj} (wearing a hood) :: [Bokmål] med hette over hodet
hooded {adj} ((garment) fitted with a hood) :: [Bokmål] med hette
hoof {n} (tip of a toe of ungulates) :: hov {m}
hook {n} (rod bent into a curved shape) :: [Bokmål] krok {m}
hook {v} (to catch with a hook) :: huke, kroke
hook {v} (soccer: to swerve a ball) :: skru
hook {v} (to steal) SEE: steal ::
hook {n} (fishhook) SEE: fishhook ::
hook and eye {n} (a matched hook and an eye, used for fastening) :: [Bokmål] hekte og malje; [Nynorsk] hekte og malje, hekte og melle
hook, line and sinker {adv} ((idiomatic) completely) :: [Bokmål] med søkke og snøre
hoop {n} (circular band of metal used to bind a barrel) :: tønnebånd {n}
hoop {n} (game of basketball) :: kurv {m}
hoop {n} (jockey) SEE: jockey ::
hoopoe {n} (bird Upupa epops) :: hærfugl {m}
hooray {interj} (elated expression of approval) :: hurra
hooray {n} (a shout to signify victory) :: hurra {n}
hooray {n} (an expression of excitement) :: hurra {n}
hooray {v} (to shout an expression of excitement) :: rope hurra
hooter {n} (slang: penis) SEE: dick ::
hooter {n} (owl) SEE: owl ::
hoover {v} (vacuum) SEE: vacuum ::
hoover {n} (vacuum cleaner) SEE: vacuum cleaner ::
hop {n} (the plant whose flowers are used in brewing) :: [Bokmål] humle {m}; [Nynorsk] humle {m}
hop {n} ((plural) flowers of the hop plant) :: [Bokmål] humle {m}; [Nynorsk] humle {m}
hope {n} (belief that something wished for can happen) :: [Bokmål] håp {n}, forhåpning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] håp {n}, forhåpning {f}
hope {n} (person or thing that is a source of hope) :: [Bokmål] håp {n}; [Nynorsk] håp {n}
hope {n} :: håp
hope {v} (to want something to happen, with expectation that it might) :: håpe
hopeless {adj} (destitute of hope; having no expectation of good; despairing) :: [Bokmål] håpløs, håplaus, vonløs, vonlaus; [Nynorsk] vonlaus, håplaus
hopeless {adj} (desperate) SEE: desperate ::
hopeless {adj} (incurable) SEE: incurable ::
hopscotch {n} (child's game) :: paradis {n}
hop to it {v} (hurry up) SEE: hurry up ::
horde {n} (wandering troop or gang) :: horde {m}
hordeolum {n} (infection) SEE: stye ::
horizon {n} (line that appears to separate the Earth from the sky) :: horisont {m}, blåne
horizontal {adj} (parallel to the plane of the horizon) :: [Bokmål] horisontal, vannrett, vassrett; [Nynorsk] horisontal, vassrett
hormonal {adj} (pertaining to hormones) :: [Bokmål] hormonell; [Nynorsk] hormonell
hormone {n} (substance produced by the body that effects physiological activity) :: [Bokmål] hormon {n}; [Nynorsk] hormon {n}
horn {n} (antler) SEE: antler ::
horn {n} (growth on the heads of certain animals) :: [Bokmål] horn {n}; [Nynorsk] horn {n}
horn {n} (any of several musical wind instruments) :: [Bokmål] horn {n}; [Nynorsk] horn {n}
horn {n} (loud alarm, especially on a motor vehicle) :: [Bokmål] horn {n}; [Nynorsk] horn {n}
horned melon {n} (plant) :: kiwano
hornet {n} (a large wasp, of the genus Vespa, with a brown-and-yellow-striped body) :: geithams {m}
Horn of Africa {prop} (peninsula in East Africa) :: [Bokmål] Afrikas horn {n}; [Nynorsk] Afrikas horn {n}
horny {adj} (sexually aroused) :: kåt, tent
horology {n} (art, science and technology of timekeeping) :: horologi
horoscope {n} (astrological forecast) :: [Bokmål] horoskop {n}; [Nynorsk] horoskop {n}
horror movie {n} (motion picture which horrifies or frightens) :: [Bokmål] skrekkfilm {m}; [Nynorsk] skrekkfilm {m}
horse {n} (members of the species Equus ferus) :: hest {m}
horse {n} (cavalry soldiers) :: kavallerist {n}
horse {n} (gymnastic equipment) :: hest {m}, bukk {m}
horse {n} (knight in chess (see also knight)) :: springer {m}, hest {m}
horseback {n} (back of a horse) :: hesterygg {m}
horse chestnut {n} (tree) :: [Bokmål] hestekastanje {m}; [Nynorsk] hestekastanje {m}
horse-drawn {adj} (pulled along by horse) :: [Bokmål] hestetrukket; [Nynorsk] hestedregen
horsefly {n} (fly of the family Tabanidae) :: klegg
horse-leech {n} (larger than the common leech) :: hesteigle
horseling {n} (foal) SEE: foal ::
horseling {n} (pony) SEE: pony ::
horsemanship {n} (equestrianism) SEE: equestrianism ::
horsepower {n} (non-metric) :: [Bokmål] hestekraft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hestekraft {f}
horsepower {n} (metric) :: hestekraft; [Bokmål] hestekraft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hestekraft {f}
horseradish {n} (plant) :: [Nynorsk] peparrot
horseradish {n} (condiment) :: [Nynorsk] peparrot
horseshoe {n} (metallic shoe of a horse) :: [Bokmål] hestesko {m}; [Nynorsk] hestesko {m}
horseshoe {n} (shape of a horseshoe) :: [Bokmål] hestesko {m}; [Nynorsk] hestesko {m}
horseshoe {v} (to apply horseshoes to a horse) :: [Bokmål] sko; [Nynorsk] sko
horsetail {n} (plant) :: snelle
horsewhip {n} (whip used on horses) :: [Bokmål] ridepisk {m}; [Nynorsk] ridepisk {m}
horticulture {n} (the science of caring for gardens) :: [Bokmål] hagebruk {n}; [Nynorsk] hagebruk {n}
horticulture {n} (small scale agriculture) :: [Bokmål] hagebruk {n}; [Nynorsk] hagebruk {n}
hose {n} (flexible tube) :: [Nynorsk] slange {n}
hose {n} (stocking-like garment) SEE: tights ::
Hosea {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Hoseas
Hosea {prop} (prophet) :: Hoseas
hosepipe {n} (hose) :: [Bokmål] slange {m}, hageslange {m}; [Nynorsk] slange, hageslange {m}
hospitable {adj} (cordial and generous towards guests) :: gjestfri
hospital {n} (large medical facility) :: sykehus {n}
hospitality {n} (act or service of welcoming, receiving, hosting, or entertaining guests) :: [Bokmål] gjestfrihet {m} {f}
hospitality {n} (business of providing catering, lodging and entertainment service) :: [Bokmål] gjestfrihet {m} {f}
host {n} (person who receives or entertains a guest) :: [Bokmål] vert {m}; [Nynorsk] vert {m}
host {n} (person or organisation responsible for running an event) :: [Bokmål] vert {m}; [Nynorsk] vert {m}
host {n} (computing: computer attached to a network) :: [Bokmål] vert {m}; [Nynorsk] vert {m}
host {n} (computing: computer or software component that provides services) :: [Bokmål] vert {m}; [Nynorsk] vert {m}
host {n} (biology: cell or organism which harbors another organism) :: [Bokmål] vert {m}; [Nynorsk] vert {m}
hostage {n} (person given as a pledge or security) :: gissel {n}
hostage-taker {n} :: [Bokmål] gisseltaker {m}; [Nynorsk] gisseltakar {m}
hostel {n} (short for youth hostel) SEE: youth hostel ::
hostile {adj} (belonging or appropriate to an enemy) :: [Bokmål] fiendtlig; [Nynorsk] fiendtleg
hot {adj} (having a high temperature) :: varm, het
hot {adj} (of the weather) :: varmt, hett
hot {adj} (feeling the sensation of heat) :: varm
hot {adj} (feverish) :: varm, het
hot {adj} (spicy) :: sterk
hot {adj} (slang: physically very attractive) :: het, heit, lekker, sexy
hot {adj} (very close to finding or guessing something to be found or guessed) :: varmt, tampen brenner
hot air {n} (heated air) :: [Bokmål] varmluft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] varmluft {f}
hot-air balloon {n} (balloon-shaped aircraft filled with hot air) :: [Bokmål] varmluftballong {m}, varmluftsballong {m}; [Nynorsk] varmluftballong {m}, varmluftsballong {m}
hot chocolate {n} (beverage) :: [Bokmål] kakao
hotchpotch {n} (hodgepodge) SEE: hodgepodge ::
hot dog {n} (frankfurter in a bun) :: pølse {f}
hotel {n} (establishment providing accommodation) :: [Bokmål] hotell {n}; [Nynorsk] hotell {n}
hothead {n} (one who angers easily or goes in search of arguments or fights) :: hissigpropp {m}
hothouse {n} (brothel) SEE: brothel ::
hotplate {n} (semi-portable stove) :: [Bokmål] kokeplate {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kokeplate {f}
hot potato {n} (awkward or delicate problem) :: [Bokmål] varm potet {m}; [Nynorsk] varm potet {m} {f}
hot spell {n} (heatwave) SEE: heatwave ::
hot spot {n} (place of violent political unrest) :: urolig område
hot spring {n} (natural spring producing water whose temperature is greater than about 20°C (68° F)) :: [Bokmål] varm kilde {m}
hot-wire {v} (hot-wire) :: koble
hound {n} (dog) :: hund {c}
hound {v} (to hound) :: hundse
hour {n} (time period of sixty minutes) :: time
hourglass {n} (clock) :: [Bokmål] timeglass {n}; [Nynorsk] timeglas {n}
house {n} (human abode) :: hus {n}
house {n} (archetypal structure of a human abode) :: hus {n}
house {n} (debating chamber for government politicians) :: ting {n}
house {n} (the inner workings, as of a clock) :: hus {n}
house {n} (dynasty, familiar descendance) :: hus {n}
house {n} (astrology: one of the twelve divisions of an astrological chart) :: stjernetegn {n}
house {n} (genre of music) SEE: house music ::
house arrest {n} (confinement of a person, by authorities, to his or her residence) :: [Bokmål] husarrest {m}; [Nynorsk] husarrest {m}
household {n} (those living in the same residence) :: [Bokmål] husholdning {m} {f}
houseless {adj} (in need of a house) :: [Bokmål] husløs; [Nynorsk] huslaus
house music {n} (type of electronic dance music with an uptempo beat and recurring kickdrum) :: house; [Nynorsk] house-musikk, house
house of cards {n} (structure made by laying cards perpendicularly on top of each other) :: [Bokmål] korthus {n}; [Nynorsk] korthus {n}
house of ill fame {n} (brothel) SEE: brothel ::
House of Representatives {prop} (lower house of parliament) :: [Bokmål] Representantenes hus
house of worship {n} (house of worship) SEE: place of worship ::
house sparrow {n} (Passer domesticus) :: gråspurv; [Nynorsk] gråsporv
housewife {n} (female head of household) :: [Bokmål] husmor {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] husmor {f}
housework {n} (domestic household chores) :: [Bokmål] husarbeid {n}; [Nynorsk] husarbeid {n}
housing estate {n} (group of buidings) :: [Bokmål] boligfelt {n}; [Nynorsk] bustadfelt {n}
hover {v} (to place the cursor over a hyperlink) :: oversveve
hovercraft {n} (vehicle supported on a cushion of air) :: [Nynorsk] luftputebåt {m}
how {adv} (to what degree) :: [Bokmål] hvor; [Nynorsk] kor
how {adv} (in what manner) :: [Bokmål] hvordan, hvorledes, åssen; [Nynorsk] korleis, korso
how {adv} (used as a modifier to indicate surprise, delight, or other strong feelings) :: [Bokmål] ; [Nynorsk] , [ so ]
how {adv} (in what state) :: hvordan
how {conj} (in which way) :: hvordan
Howard {prop} (male given name) :: Håvard
how are you {phrase} (greeting) :: hvordan har du det
how do you do {phrase} (Phrase: how do you do) :: hyggelig å møte deg, hvordan har du det
how do you pronounce this word {phrase} (how do you pronounce this word?) :: hvordan uttaler man dette ordet?
how do you say...in English {phrase} (request for translation into English) :: hvordan sier man...på engelsk?, hvordan sier du...på engelsk?
howdy {interj} (hi) SEE: hi ::
however {adv} (nevertheless) :: men, imidlertid, ikke desto mindre
however {adv} :: på den måten, på hvilken måte; uansett hvor, hvor mye
howl {v} (To utter a loud, protracted, mournful sound or cry, as dogs and wolves often do) :: hyle
how many {determiner} (what number) :: [Bokmål] hvor mange
how many languages do you speak {phrase} (how many languages do you speak?) :: [Bokmål] hvor mange språk snakker du?
how much {determiner} (what quantity) :: [Bokmål] hvor mye
how much does it cost {phrase} (how much is it?) :: hvor mye koster det?, hva koster det?
how much is it {phrase} (how much does it cost) SEE: how much does it cost ::
how no {adv} (why not) SEE: why not ::
how old are you {phrase} (what is your age in years) :: [Bokmål] hvor gammel er du?, hvor gammel er De? [very formal]; [Nynorsk] kor gamal er du?, kor gammal er du?
how's it going {phrase} (how's it going? - informal greetings) :: hvordan går det?
hp {abbr} (horsepower) :: hk
HP {n} (horse power) SEE: hp ::
hub {n} (central part of a wheel) :: [Bokmål] nav {n}; [Nynorsk] nav {n}
hub {n} (point where many routes meet) :: [Bokmål] knutepunkt {n}; [Nynorsk] knutepunkt {n}
Hubble constant {prop} (number) :: Hubbles lov
hubby {n} (husband) :: [Bokmål] gubbe {m} [informally; literally "old man"]
hue {n} (color or shade of color; tint; dye) :: farve {n}
hue {n} :: fargetone
hug {n} (affectionate embrace) :: klem {m}
hug {v} (embrace) :: klemme, omfavne
huge {adj} (very large) :: [Bokmål] gigantisk, enorm, diger, kjempestor; [Nynorsk] gigantisk, enorm, diger, kjempestor
Hugh {prop} (male given name) :: Hugo
Hugo {prop} (male given name) SEE: Hugh ::
Huguenot {n} (a member of the Protestant Reformed Church of France during the 16th and 17th century) :: [Bokmål] hugenott {m}; [Nynorsk] hugenott {m}
huh {interj} (to express amusement or subtle surprise) :: hva
huh {interj} (tag question) :: eller hva
hula hoop {n} (toy in the form of a large hoop) :: [Bokmål] rockering {m}; [Nynorsk] rockering {m}
Huldah {prop} (biblical prophetess) :: Hulda
hull {n} (frame of a ship or plane) :: skrog {n}
human {adj} (of or belonging to the species Homo sapiens) :: menneskelig
human {adj} (having the nature or attributes of a human being) :: menneskelig, menneskeaktig
human {n} (a human being) :: menneske
human being {n} (a human being) SEE: human ::
human being {n} (person) :: menneske {n}
humanism {n} (ethical system) :: [Bokmål] humanisme {m}; [Nynorsk] humanisme {m}
humanistic {adj} (of or pertaining to humanism) :: [Bokmål] humanistisk; [Nynorsk] humanistisk
humankind {n} (human race) SEE: mankind ::
human milk {n} (breast milk) SEE: breast milk ::
human right {n} (basic right that all humans should be guaranteed) :: [Bokmål] menneskerett {m}, menneskerettighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] menneskerett {m}
human rights {n} (basic rights and freedoms that all humans should be guaranteed) :: [Bokmål] menneskerettigheter {p}
human shield {n} (civilians placed in or around targets) :: menneskelig skjold
human trafficking {n} (criminal activity in which people are recruited, etc. to serve an exploitative purpose) :: [Bokmål] menneskehandel {m}; [Nynorsk] menneskehandel {m}
humble {adj} (near the ground) :: beskjeden
humble {adj} (thinking lowly of oneself) :: ydmyk
humidity {n} (dampness, especially that of the air) :: [Bokmål] luftfuktighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] fukt
humiliate {v} (to injure a person's dignity and self-respect) :: ydmyke
humiliation {n} (the act of humiliating or humbling someone; abasement of pride; mortification) :: [Bokmål] ydmykelse {m}; [Nynorsk] audmjuking {f}
humiliation {n} (the state of being humiliated, humbled or reduced to lowliness or submission) :: [Bokmål] ydmykelse {m}; [Nynorsk] audmjuking {f}
hummock {n} (small hill) SEE: hillock ::
humorous {adj} (full of humor or arousing laughter; funny) :: [Bokmål] humoristisk; [Nynorsk] humoristisk
humour {n} (something funny) :: [Bokmål] humor {m}; [Nynorsk] humor {m}
humour {n} (mood) :: humør {n}
humour {n} :: humor {m}
hump {n} (rounded fleshy mass) :: [Bokmål] pukkel {m}; [Nynorsk] pukkel {m}
hump {n} (deformity of the human back) :: kulrygg {m}; [Bokmål] pukkel {m}; [Nynorsk] pukkel {m}
hump {v} (transitive, slang: to have sex with) :: jokke
hump {v} (intransitive, slang: to have sex) :: jokke
humpback whale {n} (Megaptera novaeangliae) :: [Nynorsk] knølkval
Hun {n} (German) SEE: German ::
Hun {n} (member of nomadic tribe) :: hun {m}; [Bokmål] huner {m}; [Nynorsk] hunar {m}
hundred {num} (cardinal number 100) :: hundre
hundreds of thousands {n} (numbering hundreds of thousands) :: [Bokmål] hundretusenvis; [Nynorsk] hundretusenvis
hundredth {adj} (ordinal of 100) :: [Bokmål] hundrede; [Nynorsk] hundrede
hundredth {n} (one of a hundred equal parts of a whole) :: [Bokmål] hundredel {m}, hundrededel {m}; [Nynorsk] hundredel {m}
hundred thousand {num} (100,000) :: hundretusen
hung {adj} (suspended by hanging) :: opphengt
hung {adj} (having hanging additions or appendages) :: behengt
hung {adj} (having a large penis) :: velutstyrt
Hungarian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Hungary) :: [Bokmål] ungarsk; [Nynorsk] ungarsk
Hungarian {n} (person from Hungary) :: [Bokmål] ungarer {m}; [Nynorsk] ungar {m}, ungarar {m}
Hungarian {prop} (the language) :: [Bokmål] ungarsk {m}; [Nynorsk] ungarsk {m}
Hungary {prop} (the country) :: Ungarn
hunger {n} (need for food) :: [Bokmål] sult {m}, hunger {m}; [Nynorsk] svolt {m}, hunger {m}
hunger {n} (strong desire) :: [Bokmål] hunger {m}; [Nynorsk] hunger {m}
hunger {v} (need food) :: [Bokmål] sulte; [Nynorsk] svelte
hunger {v} (desire) :: hungre
hung parliament {n} (parliament in which no single political party has an outright majority) :: vippeparlament {n}
hungry {adj} (affected by hunger; desirous of food) :: [Bokmål] sulten, hungrig; [Nynorsk] svolten, hungrig
hungry {adj} (eager, having a desire for something) :: [Bokmål] hungrig; [Nynorsk] hungrig
hunt {v} (to chase down prey) :: jakte
hunt {v} (to search for something) :: jakte, søke
hunt {n} (the act of hunting, shooting) :: jakt {m} {f}
hunt {n} (hunting expedition) :: jakt {m} {f}
hunter {n} (person who hunts game) :: [Bokmål] jeger {m}, veidemann {m}; [Nynorsk] jeger {m}, veidemann {m}, veidar {m}
hurdle {n} (artificial barrier over which people or horses jump in a race) :: [Bokmål] hekk {m}; [Nynorsk] hekk {m}
hurdler {n} (athlete who competes in the hurdling event) :: [Bokmål] hekkeløper {m}
hurricane {n} (weather phenomenon) :: [Bokmål] orkan {m}; [Nynorsk] orkan {m}
hurricane {n} (meteorology: a wind scale for quite strong wind) :: [Bokmål] orkan {m}; [Nynorsk] orkan {m}
hurry {n} (rushed action) :: travelhet {m} {f}
hurry {n} ((American football) an incidence of a defensive player forcing the quarterback to act faster than the quarterback was prepared to) :: press {n} (soccer)
hurry {v} (to do things quickly) :: skynde seg
hurry {v} (to speed up the rate) :: skynde seg
hurry up {v} (go faster) :: skynde seg
hurt {v} (to be painful) :: gjøre vont
hurt {v} (to cause physical pain and/or injury) :: skade
hurt {adj} (wounded, injured) :: skadet
husband {n} (male partner in marriage) :: ektemann, husbond; [Bokmål] ektemann {m}, mann {m}, husbond {m}; [Nynorsk] ektemann {m}, mann {m}, husbond {m}
husband {v} (to conserve) :: bevare
husband and wife {n} (husband and wife, see also: married couple) :: [Bokmål] mann og kone {p}
husky {n} (Any of several breeds of dogs used as sled dogs) :: [Bokmål] husky {m}; [Nynorsk] husky {m}
hustler {n} (prostitute) SEE: prostitute ::
hustler {n} (a male prostitute who sells his services to men) :: [boy prostitute] gutteprostituert, [male prostitute] mannlig prostituert
hut {n} (small wooden shed) :: hytte
hut {n} (primitive dwelling) :: hytte
hutong {n} (lane) SEE: lane ::
hutong {n} (alley) SEE: alley ::
hyacinth {n} (plant of the genus Hyacinthus) :: hyasint
hybrid {n} (biology: offspring resulting from crossbreeding) :: [Bokmål] hybrid {m}; [Nynorsk] hybrid {m}
hybrid {n} (something of mixed origin) :: [Bokmål] hybrid {m}; [Nynorsk] hybrid {m}
Hydra {prop} (one of Pluto's moons) :: [Bokmål] Hydra; [Nynorsk] Hydra
hydrate {n} (solid compound containing or linked to water molecules) :: [Bokmål] hydrat {n}; [Nynorsk] hydrat {n}
hydraulic {adj} (Related to hydraulics) :: [Bokmål] hydraulisk; [Nynorsk] hydraulisk
hydraulics {n} (engineering science that deals with liquid in motion) :: [Bokmål] hydraulikk {m}; [Nynorsk] hydraulikk {m}
hydrocarbon {n} (compound of carbon and hydrogen) :: [Bokmål] hydrokarbon {n}; [Nynorsk] hydrokarbon {n}
hydrochloric acid {n} (strong acid made by dissolving the gas, hydrogen chloride) :: [Bokmål] saltsyre {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] saltsyre {f}
hydrogen {n} (chemical element) :: [Bokmål] hydrogen {n}, vanntoff {n}, vass-stoff {n}, vasstoff {n}; [Nynorsk] hydrogen {n}, vass-stoff {n}, vasstoff {n}, brenne {n}
hydrogen chloride {n} (compound with the formula HCl) :: [Bokmål] hydrogenklorid {n}; [Nynorsk] hydrogenklorid {n}
hydrogen peroxide {n} (H2O2) :: hydrogenperoksid
hydromechanics {n} (fluid mechanics) SEE: fluid mechanics ::
hydropower {n} (hydroelectric power) :: [Bokmål] vannkraft {m} {f}, vasskraft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] vasskraft {f}
hyena {n} (mammal) :: hyene {m}
hygiene {n} (conditions and practices that promote and preserve health) :: [Bokmål] hygiene {m}; [Nynorsk] hygiene {m}
hygienic {adj} (pertaining to hygiene) :: [Bokmål] hygienisk
hygrometer {n} (instrument that measures humidity) :: [Bokmål] hygrometer {n}; [Nynorsk] hygrometer {n}
hylic {n} (person focused on material reality) :: hyletiker
hymen {n} (membrane which occludes the vagina) :: jomfruhinne {f}, skjedekrans {m}
hymn {n} (a song of praise or worship) :: hymne {m}
hymnal {n} (book or collection of hymns) :: [Bokmål] salmebok {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] salmebok {f}
hymnbook {n} (book of hymns) SEE: hymnal ::
hyper- {prefix} (over, above, beyond) :: [Bokmål] hyper-; [Nynorsk] hyper-
hyper- {prefix} (excessive) :: [Bokmål] hyper-; [Nynorsk] hyper-
hyperbola {n} (geometric curve) :: [Bokmål] hyperbel {m}; [Nynorsk] hyperbel {m}
hyperbole {n} (rhetorical device) :: [Bokmål] hyperbol {m}; [Nynorsk] hyperbol {m}
hyperglycemia {n} (unusually high concentration of sugar in the blood) :: hyperglykemi
hyperinflation {n} (inflation at a very high rate) :: [Bokmål] hyperinflasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] hyperinflasjon {m}
hyperlink {n} (link from one electronic document to another) :: [Bokmål] hyperlenke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hyperkopling {f}, hyperlenke {f}, hyperlenkje {f}
hypermetropia {n} (disorder of the vision) SEE: farsightedness ::
hypernova {n} (the gravitational collapse of a massive star to form a black hole) :: [Bokmål] hypernova; [Nynorsk] hypernova
hypernym {n} (superordinate grouping word) :: [Bokmål] hyperonym {n}, overbegrep {n}; [Nynorsk] hyperonym {n}, overbegrep {n}
hyperonym {n} (hypernym) SEE: hypernym ::
hyperopia {n} (disorder of the vision) SEE: farsightedness ::
hypha {n} (filament that forms the mycelium of a fungus) :: hyfe {m}
hyphen {n} (symbol used to join words or to indicate a word has been split) :: bindestrek {m}
Hypnos {prop} (Hypnos, the Greek god of sleep) :: Hypnos {m}
hypnosis {n} (a trancelike state) :: [Bokmål] hypnose {m}; [Nynorsk] hypnose {m}
hypnosis {n} (art or skill of hypnotism) SEE: hypnotism ::
hypnotism {n} (hypnotism) :: [Bokmål] hypnotisme {m}; [Nynorsk] hypnotisme {m}
hypnotist {n} (person who uses hypnotism) :: [Bokmål] hypnotisør {m}; [Nynorsk] hypnotisør {m}
hypocrisy {n} (Claim, pretense, or false representation of holding beliefs, feelings, or virtues that one does not actually possess) :: hykleri {n}
hypocrite {n} (person practising hypocrisy) :: hykler {m}
hypocritical {adj} (characterized by hypocrisy or being a hypocrite) :: hyklete, skinnhellig, tilgjort
hypotaxis {n} (syntactic subordination) :: hypotakse {m}, underordning {m} {f}
hypothesis {n} :: hypotese {m}
hypothetical {adj} (based upon a hypothesis) :: hypotetisk
hypotrochoid {n} (geometric curve) :: hypotrokoide
hysteria {n} (behavior exhibiting excessive or uncontrollable emotion) :: [Bokmål] hysteri {n}; [Nynorsk] hysteri {n}