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mañana {adv} (tomorrow) SEE: tomorrow ::
mañana {adv} (Sometime in the future) :: [Bokmål] en eller annen gang
macabre {adj} (ghastly, shocking, terrifying) :: [Bokmål] makaber; [Nynorsk] makaber
macaroni {n} (type of pasta) :: makaroni
macaroon {n} (soft biscuit or cookie prepared with almond or coconut dough) :: makron {m}
Macau {prop} (a city just west of Hong Kong) :: [Bokmål] Macao
macaw {n} (various parrots) :: ara {m}, ara papegøye {m}
Macedonia {prop} (ancient kingdom) :: Makedonia
Macedonia {prop} (former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, see also: former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia) :: Makedonia
Macedonia {prop} (region of northern Greece) :: Makedonia
Macedonian {adj} (of Macedonia or its people or language) :: [Bokmål] makedonsk; [Nynorsk] makedonsk
Macedonian {n} (person from Macedonia) :: [Bokmål] makedoner {m}, makedonier {m}; [Nynorsk] makedonar {m}, makedoniar {m}
Macedonian {prop} (Slavic language of Macedonia) :: [Bokmål] makedonsk {m}; [Nynorsk] makedonsk {m}
Macedonian {prop} (language of antiquity) :: [Bokmål] makedonsk {m}; [Nynorsk] makedonsk {m}
machete {n} (a sword-like tool) :: [Bokmål] machete {m}; [Nynorsk] machete {m}
machine {n} (mechanical or electrical device) :: [Bokmål] maskin {m}
machine {n} :: maskin {m}
machine code {n} (machine language) SEE: machine language ::
machine code {n} (machine code) :: [Bokmål] maskinkode {m}; [Nynorsk] maskinkode {m}
machine gun {n} (type of firearm) :: [Bokmål] maskingevær {n}; [Nynorsk] maskingevær {n}
machine language {n} (set of instructions for a computer) :: [Bokmål] maskinkode {m}, maskinspråk {n}; [Nynorsk] maskinkode {m}, maskinspråk {n}
machine translation {n} (act of translating something by means of a machine) :: [Bokmål] maskinoversettelse {m}
mackerel {n} (edible fish) :: makrell
macrocosm {n} (the universe) SEE: universe ::
macroeconomics {n} (study of the entire economy) :: makroøkonomi
macro lens {n} (lens for close-up photography) :: [Bokmål] makroobjektiv {n}; [Nynorsk] makroobjektiv {n}
macron {n} (short, straight, horizontal diacritical mark) :: makron {n}
macroscopic {adj} (visible to the unassisted eye) :: [Bokmål] makroskopisk; [Nynorsk] makroskopisk
mad {adj} (insane (adj.)) :: gal, sprø
mad {adj} (angry) :: sint, sinna, olm
mad {adj} (wanting intensely) :: gal etter
Madagascar {prop} (country in Southern Africa) :: [Bokmål] Madagaskar; [Nynorsk] Madagaskar
madam {n} (polite term of address to a woman) :: frue {c}
madam {n} (woman who manages a brothel) :: bordellmamma {m}, horemamma {m}
Madeira {prop} (island and autonomous region) :: [Bokmål] Madeira; [Nynorsk] Madeira
madeleine {n} (small gateau in the shape of a scallop shell) :: madeleinekake {f} {m}
madness {n} :: galskap
Madonna {prop} (Virgin Mary) SEE: Virgin Mary ::
Madrid {prop} (capital of Spain) :: Madrid
madrone {n} (strawberry tree) SEE: strawberry tree ::
maelstrom {n} (large whirlpool) :: [Bokmål] malstrøm {m}; [Nynorsk] malstraum {m}
maelstrom {n} (any violent or turbulent situation) :: malstrøm, mælstrøm, malstraum
mafia {n} (a crime syndicate) :: [Bokmål] mafia
magazine {n} (periodical) :: tidsskrift
Magdalene {prop} (female given name) :: Magdalena
Magdalene {prop} (biblical character) SEE: Mary Magdalene ::
Magellanic penguin {n} (Penguin) :: Magellanpingvin
Maggie {prop} (female given name) :: Grete {f}
magic {n} (use of supernatural rituals, forces etc.) :: [Bokmål] magi {m}; [Nynorsk] magi {m}
magician {n} (practitioner of allegedly supernatural magic) :: magiker {m}
magician {n} (spiritualist or practitioner of mystic arts) :: trollmann {m}
magician {n} (performer of tricks) :: [Bokmål] tryllekunstner {m}; [Nynorsk] tryllekunstnar {m}
magic wand {n} (wand used to perform magic) :: [Bokmål] magisk vånd {m}, tryllestav {m}; [Nynorsk] tryllestav {m}
magic word {n} (word with magical effect) :: [Bokmål] trollformel {m}, hekseformular {m}
magma {n} (molten matter) :: [Bokmål] magma {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] magma {m} {n}
Magna Carta {prop} (Magna Carta) :: Magna Carta
Magna Graecia {prop} (Ancient Greek colonies in Italy and Sicily) :: Magna Graecia
magnality {n} (great or wonderful thing) SEE: miracle ::
magnate {n} (Powerful industrialist; captain of industry.) :: [Bokmål] magnat {m}; [Nynorsk] magnat {m}
magnesium {n} (chemical element) :: [Bokmål] magnesium {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] magnesium {m} {n}
magnet {n} (piece of material that attracts some metals by magnetism) :: magnet {m}
magnetic {adj} (of, relating to, caused by, or operating by magnetism) :: magnetisk
magnetic {adj} (having the properties a magnet) :: magnetisk
magnetic {adj} (determined by earth's magnetic fields) :: magnetisk
magnetic {adj} (having an extraordinary ability to attract) :: fengslende, forførisk, lokkende, magnetisk, tiltrekkende
magnetic field {n} (a field of magnetic force) :: [Bokmål] magnetfelt {n}; [Nynorsk] magnetfelt {n}
magnetic tape {n} (acrylic tape used for recording data) :: magnetisk tape
magnetism {n} (the property of being magnetic) :: magnetisme {m}
magnification {n} (act of magnifying) :: [Bokmål] forstørrelse {m}
magnification {n} (apparent enlargement) :: [Bokmål] forstørrelse {m}
magnify {v} (to make larger) :: forstørre
magnifying glass {n} (instrument) :: [Bokmål] lupe {m} {f}, forstørrelsesglass {n} ; [Nynorsk] lupe {f}
magnolia {n} (tree) :: [Bokmål] magnolia {m}; [Nynorsk] magnolia {m}
Magnus {prop} (male given name) :: Magnus
magpie {n} (bird of genus Pica) :: [Bokmål] skjære {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] skjor {f}
magpie {n} (Pica pica) :: [Bokmål] skjære {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] skjor {f}
magpie {n} (Australian bird, Gymnorhina tibicen) :: [Bokmål] plystreskjære {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] plystreskjor {f}
magus {n} (magician, mage) :: mager {m}
magus {n} (Zoroastrian priest or astrologer) :: mager {m}
Magyar {adj} (Hungarian) SEE: Hungarian ::
Mahlon {prop} (biblical character) :: Maklon
mahogany {n} (wood) :: [Bokmål] mahogni {m}; [Nynorsk] mahogni {m}
maid {n} (female servant or cleaner) :: pike {m}, stuepike {m}, tjenestejente {m}
maiden {adj} (virgin) SEE: virgin ::
maiden name {n} (married woman's original last name) :: [Bokmål] jentenavne {n}, pikenavn {n}; [Nynorsk] jentenamn {n}
mailbox {n} (box into which mail is put) :: [Bokmål] postkasse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] postkasse {m} {f}
mailman {n} (post office employee) :: postmann
maim {v} (to cause permanent loss of a part of the body) :: lemleste
main {adj} (principal) :: hoved-
main {n} (mainland) SEE: mainland ::
main building {n} (most important building of a group of buildings (e.g. in a school/university)) :: [Bokmål] hovedbygning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hovudbygning {m} {f}
main course {n} (main dish of a meal) :: [Bokmål] hovedrett {m}; [Nynorsk] hovudrett {m}
mainframe {n} (large computer) :: stormaskin {m}
mainland {n} (the main landmass of a country or continent) :: fastland {n}
main road {n} (major road in a town, village etc.) :: [Bokmål] hovedvei {m}, hovedveg {m}; [Nynorsk] hovudveg {m}
mainsail {n} (largest sail on a sailing vessel) :: [Bokmål] storseil {n}
main street {n} (principal street of a town) :: [Bokmål] hovedgate {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hovudgate {f}
maintain {v} (to maintain, to consider) SEE: hold ::
maintain {v} (to keep up) :: opprettholde, bevare, vedlikeholde
maintenance {n} (keeping a machine or system in service) :: [Bokmål] vedlikehold {n}; [Nynorsk] vedlikehald {n}
maintenance-free {adj} (not requiring maintenance) :: [Bokmål] vedlikeholdsfri
maize {n} (corn; a type of grain of the species Zea mays) :: [Bokmål] mais {m}; [Nynorsk] mais {m}
majesty {n} (the quality of being impressive and great) :: storslagenhet {m}, storslåtthet {m}
Majesty {pron} (term of address for royalty and imperiality) :: Majestet {m}
major {adj} (music: of a scale that follows the pattern: tone - tone - semitone - tone - tone - tone - semitone) :: dur
major arcana {n} (Tarot cards) :: store arkana
Majorca {prop} (island) :: [Bokmål] Mallorca {f}; [Nynorsk] Mallorca {f}
majority {n} (more than half) :: [Bokmål] majoritet {m}, flertall {n}; [Nynorsk] majoritet {m}, fleirtal {n}
majority {n} (difference between the winning vote and the rest of the votes) :: majoritet {m}, seiersmargin {m}
majority {n} (legal adulthood) :: myndighetsalder {m}
make {v} (to create) :: lage
make {v} (to earn, to gain (money)) :: tjene
make a mountain out of a molehill {v} (to treat a problem as greater than it is) :: gjøre en fjær til fem høns
make an effort {v} (to try; to work towards a goal) :: [Bokmål] anstrenge seg, ta i, gjøre sitt beste
make ends meet {v} (get by financially) :: å få endene til å møtes
make light of {v} (regard without due seriousness) :: [Bokmål] ta lett på
make love {v} (to engage in sexual intercourse, see also: copulate) :: elske
make out {v} :: kline
make sense {v} (be coherent) :: gi mening
makeshift {adj} (made to work or suffice) :: nødløsning, improvisert
make up {v} (to constitute) :: [Bokmål] utgjøre
make up {v} (to invent, imagine, or concoct) :: finne på
make up one's mind {v} (to decide, to reach a conclusion) :: [Bokmål] bestemme seg
makeup remover {n} (product for removing make-up) :: [Bokmål] sminkefjerner {m}
Malachi {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Malakias, Malaki
Malachi {prop} (minor prophet) :: Malakias, Malaki
Malachi {prop} (male given name) :: Malakias, Malaki
maladroit {adj} (not adroit; clumsy) :: klossete, ubehjelpelig
malady {n} (a disease, illness, or other health disorder) :: [Bokmål] sykdom {m}, sjukdom {m}; [Nynorsk] sjukdom {m}
Malagasy {n} (person) :: [Bokmål] gasser {m}, madagasser {m}; [Nynorsk] gassar {m}, madagassar {m}
Malagasy {prop} (the language of the Malagasy, when considered one language) :: [Bokmål] gassisk {m}, madagassisk {m}; [Nynorsk] gassisk {m}, madagassisk {m}
Malagasy {adj} (pertaining to Madagascar) :: [Bokmål] gassisk, madagassisk; [Nynorsk] gassisk, madagassisk
malaria {n} (disease) :: [Bokmål] malaria {m}; [Nynorsk] malaria {m}
Malawi {prop} (Republic of Malawi) :: Malawi
Malawian {n} (A person from Malawi or of Malawian descent) :: [Bokmål] malawier {m}; [Nynorsk] malawiar {m}
Malawian {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Malawi or the Malawian people) :: [Bokmål] malawisk; [Nynorsk] malawisk
Malay {adj} (of the Malay people) :: [Bokmål] malayisk, malaysisk; [Nynorsk] malayisk, malaysisk
Malay {adj} (of or pertaining to Malaysia) :: [Bokmål] malayisk, malaysisk; [Nynorsk] malayisk, malaysisk
Malay {adj} (in, of or otherwise pertaining to the Malay language) :: [Bokmål] malayisk, malaysisk; [Nynorsk] malayisk, malaysisk
Malay {n} (Malay person) :: [Bokmål] malay {m}; [Nynorsk] malay {m}
Malay {prop} (the Malay language) :: [Bokmål] malayisk {m}; [Nynorsk] malayisk {m}
Malayalam {prop} (language) :: malayalam
Malaysia {prop} (country in Southeast Asia) :: [Bokmål] Malaysia; [Nynorsk] Malaysia
Malaysian {prop} (Malay) SEE: Malay ::
Malaysian {adj} (Pertaining to Malaysia) :: [Bokmål] malaysisk; [Nynorsk] malaysisk
Malaysian {n} (a native of Malaysia) :: [Bokmål] malaysier {m}; [Nynorsk] malaysiar {m}
Maldives {prop} (country in South Asia) :: [Bokmål] Maldivene; [Nynorsk] Maldivane
Maldivian {n} (person) :: [Bokmål] maldiver {m}; [Nynorsk] maldiv {m}, maldivar {m}
Maldivian {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to the Maldives, the Maldivian people or the Maldivian language.) :: [Bokmål] maldivisk; [Nynorsk] maldivisk
Maldivian {prop} (language) SEE: Dhivehi ::
male {adj} (grammatically masculine) SEE: masculine ::
male {adj} (belonging to the sex which typically produces sperm, or the gender typically associated with it) :: mannlig, hann-
male {adj} (having an external plug) :: hann-
maledict {v} (curse) SEE: curse ::
maledict {v} (berate) SEE: berate ::
malediction {n} (curse) SEE: curse ::
male-dominated {adj} (where men are in predominance) :: [Bokmål] mannsdominert; [Nynorsk] mannsdominert
male member {n} (penis) SEE: penis ::
malformed {adj} (not formed correctly) :: vanskapt, misdannet
Mali {prop} (a country in Western Africa) :: [Bokmål] Mali; [Nynorsk] Mali
Malian {n} (A person from Mali or of Malian descent) :: [Bokmål] malier {m}, maliar {m}
Malian {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Mali or the Malian people) :: [Bokmål] malisk; [Nynorsk] malisk
malicious {adj} (Deliberately harmful; spiteful) :: ondsinnet
malignant {adj} (tending to produce death) :: [Bokmål] ondartet; [Nynorsk] vondarta
malkin {n} (cat) SEE: cat ::
mall {n} (enclosed shopping centre) :: [Bokmål] kjøpesenter {n}
mallard {n} (a common and widespread dabbling duck, Anas platyrhynchos) :: stokkand
malleable {adj} (able to be hammered into thin sheets) :: bøyelig, fleksibel, smidig
malleable {adj} (liable to change) :: fleksibel, smidig
mallet {n} (small maul) :: [Bokmål] klubbe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] klubbe {f}
mallet {n} (instrument for playing croquet) :: kølle {f}
mallow {n} (any of a group of plants in several genera of the taxonomic family Malvaceae) :: kattoster
Malmö {prop} (city in Sweden) :: Malmö {n}, Malmø {n}
malnutrition {n} (lack of adequate nourishment) :: [Bokmål] underernæring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] underernæring {f}
malt {n} (sprouted grain used in brewing) :: [Bokmål] malt {n}; [Nynorsk] malt {n}
Malta {prop} (republic) :: [Bokmål] Malta; [Nynorsk] Malta
Malta {prop} (island) :: [Bokmål] Malta; [Nynorsk] Malta
Malta Island {prop} (the largest island of Malta) :: Malta
Maltese {n} (inhabitant of Malta) :: [Bokmål] malteser {m}; [Nynorsk] maltesar {m}
Maltese {prop} (language of Malta) :: [Bokmål] maltesisk {m}; [Nynorsk] maltesisk {m}
Maltese {adj} (pertaining to Malta or its language) :: [Bokmål] maltesisk; [Nynorsk] maltesisk
maltreatment {n} (cruel or harmful treatment) :: [Bokmål] mishandling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mishandling {f}
malware {n} (software developed to cause harm to a computer system) :: skadelig programvare {f}, skadevare {f}
mama {n} (mother) SEE: mother ::
mamma {n} (mother) SEE: mother ::
mammal {n} (animal of the class Mammalia) :: [Bokmål] pattedyr {n}; [Nynorsk] pattedyr {n}
mammalian {n} (any mammal) SEE: mammal ::
mammoth {n} (elephant-like mammal) :: [Bokmål] mammut {m}; [Nynorsk] mammut {m}
man {v} (to supply with staff or crew) :: bemanne
man {v} (to take up position in order to operate something) :: bemanne
man {n} (human) :: menneske {n}
man {n} (adult male human) :: mann {m}
man {n} (piece in board games) :: brikke {m}
Man {prop} (genus Homo) :: menneske
manage {v} (to direct or be in charge) :: lede
manage {v} (to handle or control a situation or job) :: håndtere, klare
manage {v} (to succeed at an attempt) :: klare
manage {v} (to achieve without fuss, or without outside help) :: klare
manageable {adj} (capable of being managed) :: [Bokmål] overkommelig
management {n} (administration; the process or practice of managing) :: ledelse {m}
manager {n} (person whose job is to manage something (for female equivalents, see manageress)) :: [Bokmål] leder {m}, bestyrer {m}, direktør {m}
manager {n} (administrator, for a singer or group) :: manager {m}, impressario {m}
managing director {n} (the chief executive of a limited company) :: [Bokmål] administrerende direktør {m}; [Nynorsk] administrerande direktør {m}
man and wife {n} (opposite-sex married couple) SEE: husband and wife ::
Manchuria {prop} (Manchuria) :: Mandsjuria
Manchurian {adj} (pertaining to Manchuria) :: mandsjurisk
Manchurian {n} (inhabitant of Manchuria) :: [Bokmål] mandsjurier {m}; [Nynorsk] mandsjuriar {m}
mandarin {n} (fruit) SEE: mandarin orange ::
mandarin {n} (tree) SEE: mandarin orange ::
mandarin {n} (mandarin duck) SEE: mandarin duck ::
Mandarin {prop} (Standard Mandarin, see also: Chinese) :: mandarin {m}; [Bokmål] mandarin {m}; [Nynorsk] mandarin {m}
mandarin duck {n} (bird) :: mandarinand
mandarin orange {n} (fruit) :: [Bokmål] mandarin
mandatory {adj} (obligatory) :: obligatorisk
mandola {n} (musical instrument) :: [Bokmål] mandola; [Nynorsk] mandola
Mandopop {n} (Mandarin pop music) :: mandopop
mandrake {n} (botany) :: alruner
mane {n} (longer hair growth on back of neck of a horse) :: [Bokmål] man {m}
mane {n} (longer hair growth around head of male lions) :: man {m}
mane {n} :: man {m}
maneuver {n} (a movement, often one performed with difficulty) :: manøver {m}
maneuver {n} (a large training exercise of military troops) :: manøver {m}
maneuver {n} :: manøveren
maneuver {v} (to move (something) carefully, and often with difficulty, into a certain position) :: manøvrere; [Bokmål] manøvrere
manganese {n} (chemical element) :: mangan {n}
mango {n} (tropical fruit tree Mangifera indica) :: [Bokmål] mangotre {n}; [Nynorsk] mangotre {n}
mango {n} (fruit) :: [Bokmål] mango {m}; [Nynorsk] mango {m}
manhole {n} (a hole in the ground used to access the sewers or other underground vaults and installations) :: [Bokmål] kum {m}, mannhull {n} [also in tanks etc.]; [Nynorsk] kum {m}
manhood {n} (state of being a man as distinguished from a child or a woman.) :: [Bokmål] manndom {m}; [Nynorsk] manndom {m}
manhood {n} (male genitalia) :: [Bokmål] manndom {m}; [Nynorsk] manndom {m}
mania {n} (violent derangement) :: [Bokmål] mani {m}; [Nynorsk] mani {m}
mania {n} (excessive desire) :: [Bokmål] mani {m}; [Nynorsk] mani {m}
-mania {suffix} (indicating a compulsion or obsession) :: -mani {m}
-maniac {suffix} (indicating a person who experiences compulsion) :: [Bokmål] -man {m}; [Nynorsk] -man {m}
manic {adj} (suffering from mania) :: [Bokmål] manisk; [Nynorsk] manisk
manifest {adj} (evident to the senses, especially to the sight; apparent) :: manifest, åpenbar
manifest {n} (obsolete: public declaration) :: manifest {n}
manifest {v} (to show plainly; to make to appear distinctly) :: manifestere
manifesto {n} (public declaration) :: [Bokmål] manifest {n}; [Nynorsk] manifest {n}
manipulatable {adj} (gullible) SEE: gullible ::
manipulate {v} (influence or manage) :: [Bokmål] manipulere; [Nynorsk] manipulere
man is the measure of all things {phrase} :: mannesket er målstokken for alle ting
Manitoba {prop} (Province in western Canada) :: Manitoba
mankind {n} (human race) :: [Bokmål] menneskehet {m} {f}, menneskeslekt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] menneskje {f}, manneætt {f}
manly {adj} (having the characteristics of a man) :: [Bokmål] mannlig
manly {adj} (Having the qualities of a man such as courage) :: [Bokmål] mandig
man-made {adj} (created by a human) :: [Bokmål] menneskeskapt; [Nynorsk] menneskeskapt
manor {n} (landed estate) :: riddergods {n}
manor {n} (mansion) :: [Bokmål] herregård {m}; [Nynorsk] herregard {m}
man's best friend {n} (an affectionate term for a dog) :: menneskets beste venn {m}
manslaughter {n} (act of killing unlawfully) :: [Bokmål] uaktsomt drap {n}
man's man {n} (a man who is popular among men) :: mannemann {m}
manspreading {n} (practice of men splaying their legs open wide when sitting on public transport) :: [Nynorsk] breibeint sitting {m}
mantelpiece {n} (shelf) :: [Bokmål] peishylle {m} {f}
manticore {n} (mythical creature) :: manticora
mantis {n} (any of various large insects of the order Mantodea) :: kneler {m}
mantle {n} (incandescent gauze in a gas lamp) :: [Bokmål] glødenett {n}
mantle {n} (geology: layer of the Earth) :: mantel {m}
manual {n} (handbook or booklet that instructs) :: [Bokmål] håndbok {m} {f}, manual {m}; [Nynorsk] handbok {f}, manual {m}
manual {n} (musical keyboard) :: [Bokmål] manual {m}; [Nynorsk] manual {m}
manual {adj} (performed with the hands) :: [Bokmål] manuell; [Nynorsk] manuell
manufacture {n} (action or process of making goods systematically or on a large scale) :: [Bokmål] fabrikasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] fabrikasjon {m}
manufacturer {n} (one who manufactures) :: [Bokmål] fabrikant {m}, produsent {m}; [Nynorsk] fabrikant {m}, produsent {m}
manul {n} (Otocolobus manul) :: manul, pallaskatt
manure {n} (excrement) :: [Bokmål] møkk {m} {f}, gjødsel; [Nynorsk] møkk {f}
manus {n} (hand) SEE: hand ::
manuscript {n} (book, composition or any other document, written by hand) :: manuskript {n}
manuscript {n} (book, article etc, submitted for reproductive publication) :: manuskript {n}
Manx {adj} (relating to the Isle of Man and/or its people) :: [Bokmål] mansk; [Nynorsk] mansk
Manx {n} (a cat of the Manx breed (these are translations of the word alone; for translations of the phrase "Manx cat", see Manx cat)) :: [Bokmål] manx {m}; [Nynorsk] manx {m}
Manx {prop} (Manx Gaelic) SEE: Manx Gaelic ::
Manx cat {n} (mammal) :: [Bokmål] Manx katt; [Nynorsk] Manx katt
Manx Gaelic {prop} (a Goidelic language spoken on the Isle of Man) :: [Bokmål] mansk {m}, manx {m}; [Nynorsk] mansk {m}, manx {m}
many thanks {phrase} (many thanks) :: tusen takk
Maoism {n} (philosophy espoused by Mao Zedong) :: maoisme
Maori {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to the Māori) :: [Bokmål] maorisk; [Nynorsk] maorisk
Maori {prop} (language of the Māori) :: [Bokmål] maori; [Nynorsk] maori
Maori {n} (member of the people of New Zealand) :: [Bokmål] maori {m}; [Nynorsk] maori {m}
map {n} (visual representation of an area) :: [Bokmål] kart {n}; [Nynorsk] kart {n}
maple {n} (tree of the Acer genus) :: lønn
maple syrup {n} (syrup made from the sap of the sugar maple) :: [Bokmål] lønnesirup {m}; [Nynorsk] lønnesirup {m}
mapping {n} (process of making maps) :: [Bokmål] kartlegging {m} {f}, kartografi {m}
Marathi {n} :: marathi
marathon {n} (road race) :: [Bokmål] maraton {n}, maratonløp {n}
marble {n} (crystalline limestone) :: marmor {m}
marble {n} (spherical ball) :: klinkekule {m} {f}
march {n} (formal, rhythmic way of walking) :: marsj {m}
march {n} (political rally or parade) :: marsj {m}
march {n} (song in the genre of music written for marching) :: marsj {m}
march {n} (steady forward movement or progression) :: gang {m}, forløp {m}
march {v} (walk with long, regular strides) :: marsjere {m}
march {v} (go to war; make military advances) :: rykke frem
march {n} (obsolete: border region) :: grenseland {n}
March {prop} (third month of the Gregorian calendar) :: [Bokmål] mars; [Nynorsk] mars
marchland {n} (borderland) SEE: borderland ::
mare {n} (female horse) :: [Bokmål] hoppe {m} {f}, merr {m} {f}, hunnhest {m}; [Nynorsk] hoppe {f}, merr {f}, hohest {m}
Margaret {prop} (female given name) :: Margareta, Margrethe
margarine {n} (spread) :: [Bokmål] margarin {m}; [Nynorsk] margarin {m}
marginally {adv} (in a marginal manner) :: [Bokmål] marginalt
marginal sea {n} (part of ocean) :: [Bokmål] randhav {n}; [Nynorsk] randhav {n}
marguerite {n} (oxeye daisy) SEE: oxeye daisy ::
Marie {prop} (female given name) SEE: Mary ::
marigold {n} (Calendula) :: [Bokmål] ringblomst {m}; [Nynorsk] ringblome {m}
marina {n} (harbour) :: [Bokmål] marina {m}; [Nynorsk] marina {m}
marinade {v} (marinate) SEE: marinate ::
marinate {v} (soak in marinade) :: marinere
marine {adj} (of or pertaining to the sea) :: [Bokmål] marin; [Nynorsk] marin
marine biology {n} (branch of biology) :: marinbiologi
marine mammal {n} (mammal living in seawater) :: [Bokmål] sjøpattedyr {n}; [Nynorsk] sjøpattedyr {n}
mariner {n} (sailor) SEE: sailor ::
mariner's compass {n} (compass) SEE: compass ::
marionette {n} (string puppet) :: [Bokmål] marionett {m}; [Nynorsk] marionett {m}
marital {adj} (pertaining to marriage) :: [Bokmål] ekteskapelig
maritime {adj} (relating to the sea) :: [Bokmål] maritim; [Nynorsk] maritim
Marius {prop} (male given name) :: Marius
mark {n} (indication for reference or measurement) :: merke {n}
mark {n} (academic score) :: karakter
mark {n} (visible impression, blemish, stain) :: flekk {m}
Mark {prop} (male given name) :: Markus {m}
Mark {prop} (the Evangelist) :: Markus
Mark {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Evangeliet etter Markus {n}
marker {n} (object to mark location) :: [Bokmål] markør {m}; [Nynorsk] markør {m}
marker {n} (A gene or DNA sequence with a known location) :: [Bokmål] markør {m}; [Nynorsk] markør {m}
marker {n} (marker pen) SEE: marker pen ::
marker pen {n} (pen) :: tusj
market {n} (spacious site for trading) :: marked {n}, markedsplass {m}
market {n} (group of potential customers) :: marked {n}
market {n} (used attributively) :: markeds-
market {n} :: marked {n}, torv {n}
market {v} (to make available and promote) :: [Bokmål] markedsføre
market {v} (to sell) SEE: sell ::
market {n} (flea market) SEE: flea market ::
marketing {n} (the promotion, distribution and selling of a product or service) :: [Bokmål] markedsføring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] marknadsføring {f}
marketplace {n} (open area in a town housing a public market) :: [Bokmål] markedsplass {m}; [Nynorsk] marknadsplass {m}
market share {n} (percentage of some market) :: [Bokmål] markedsandel {m}
marmalade {n} (jam) :: [Bokmål] marmelade {m}, syltetøy {n}; [Nynorsk] syltetøy
marmot {n} (rodent of the genera Marmota) :: murmeldyr
marriage {n} (state of being married) :: ekteskap {n}, giftemål {n}
marriage {n} (wedding) :: bryllup {n}
marriage {n} :: ekteskap {n}
marriage agency {n} (business) :: ekteskap byrå
marriage certificate {n} (document) :: [Bokmål] vigselsattest {m}
married {adj} (In a state of marriage; having a wife or a husband) :: gift
married couple {n} (two people who are married to each other) :: [Bokmål] ektepar {n}; [Nynorsk] ektepar {n}
marrow {n} (substance inside bones) :: marg
marry {v} (to take a husband or wife) :: [Bokmål] gifte seg (see: gifte seg)
marry up {v} (join) SEE: join ::
Mars {prop} (planet) :: Mars
marsh {n} (area of low, wet land) :: mersk {m}; [Bokmål] myr {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] myr {f}
Marshallese {prop} (language) :: [Bokmål] marshallesisk {m}; [Nynorsk] marshallesisk {m}
Marshallese {n} (inhabitant) :: [Bokmål] marshalleser {m}; [Nynorsk] marshallesar {m}
Marshallese {adj} (of or pertaining to the Marshall Islands, its people, or its language) :: [Bokmål] marshallesisk; [Nynorsk] marshallesisk
Marshall Islands {prop} (Republic of the Marshall Islands) :: [Bokmål] Marshalløyene; [Nynorsk] Marshalløyane
marshmallow {n} (confectionery) :: marshmallow
marsh marigold {n} (plant) :: bekkeblom, soleihov
marsupial {n} (mammal of which the female typically has a pouch) :: [Bokmål] pungdyr {n}; [Nynorsk] pungdyr {n}
marten {n} (mammal) :: mår
Martha {prop} (female given name) :: Marta
Martha {prop} (biblical sister of Lazarus and Mary) :: Marta
martial art {n} (fighting style) :: kampsport, kampaktivitet, kampkunst
Martian {n} (imaginary inhabitant of the planet Mars) :: [Bokmål] marsboer {m}, marsbuer {m}; [Nynorsk] marsbuar {m}, Mars-buar {m}
Martin {prop} (given name) :: Martin, Morten
Martina {prop} (female given name) :: Martine {f}
martingale {n} (piece of harness) :: martingal {m}
martyr {n} (one willing to be killed for religion) :: martyr {m}
martyr {n} (one who sacrifices their life for an important cause) :: martyr {m}
martyr {n} (one who suffers greatly, even involuntarily) :: martyr {m}
martyr {n} :: martyr {m}
martyr {v} (torture) SEE: torture ::
martyr {v} (persecute) SEE: persecute ::
marvel {n} (miracle) SEE: miracle ::
Marxism {n} (philosophy) :: marxisme {m}
Marxism {n} (ideology) :: marxisme {m}
Marxist {adj} (following Marxism) :: [Bokmål] marxistisk; [Nynorsk] marxistisk
Mary {prop} (female given name) :: Maria
Mary {prop} (biblical mother of Jesus) :: Maria
Mary Magdalene {prop} (female disciple of Jesus) :: Maria Magdalena
marzipan {n} (confection of almond paste, sugar and egg white) :: marsipan {m}
mascot {n} (something thought to bring good luck) :: [Bokmål] maskot {m}; [Nynorsk] maskot {m}
mascot {n} (something used to symbolize a sports team or other group) :: [Bokmål] maskot {m}; [Nynorsk] maskot {m}
masculine {adj} (of the male sex; biologically male, not female; manly) :: maskulin, mandig
masculine {adj} (having male qualities, not feminine or effeminate) :: maskulin, mandig
masdar {n} (verbal noun) SEE: verbal noun ::
mash {n} (a mass of mixed ingredients) :: mos {m}, grøt {m}
mash {n} (mashed potatoes) SEE: mashed potatoes ::
mashed potatoes {n} (potatoes that have been boiled and mashed) :: [Bokmål] potetmos {m}, potetstappe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] potetmos {m}, potetstappe {f}
masjid {n} (mosque) SEE: mosque ::
mask {n} (cover for the face) :: [Bokmål] maske {m} {f}, maska {f}; [Nynorsk] maske {f}
mask {n} (that which disguises) :: [Bokmål] maske {m} {f}, maska {f}; [Nynorsk] maske {f}
masked {adj} (wearing a mask or masks) :: [Bokmål] maskert
masochism {n} (the enjoyment of receiving pain or humiliation) :: masokisme {m}
mason {n} (Freemason) SEE: Freemason ::
masonry {n} (that which is built by a mason) :: [Bokmål] murverk {n}; [Nynorsk] murverk {n}
masquerade {v} (disguise) SEE: disguise ::
Masr {prop} (Egypt) SEE: Egypt ::
mass {n} (quantity of matter cohering together to make one body) :: [Bokmål] masse {m}; [Nynorsk] masse {m}
mass {n} (physics: quantity of matter which a body contains) :: [Bokmål] masse {m}; [Nynorsk] masse {m}
mass {n} (large body of individuals) :: [Bokmål] masse {m}; [Nynorsk] masse {m}
Mass {n} (Roman Catholic Church: the principal liturgical service) :: [Bokmål] messe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] messe {f}
massacre {n} (intentional mass killing) :: massakre
massacre {v} (to kill in considerable numbers) :: massakrere
massage {n} (rubbing, kneading, or hitting muscled part of a body) :: [Bokmål] massasje {m}; [Nynorsk] massasje {m}
masseur {n} (a person who performs massage) :: [Bokmål] massør {m}; [Nynorsk] massør {m}
mass flow {n} :: massestrøm {m}
mass media {n} (public communication that reaches a large audience) :: [Bokmål] massemedier {n-p}; [Nynorsk] massemedium {n-p}
mass medium {n} (means of public communication that reaches a large audience) :: [Bokmål] massemedium {n}; [Nynorsk] massemedium {n}
mass murder {n} (successive killing of many people) :: [Bokmål] massemord {n}; [Nynorsk] massemord {n}
mass murderer {n} (someone who commits a mass murder, see also: serial killer) :: [Bokmål] massemorder {m}; [Nynorsk] massemordar {m}
mast {n} (support of a sail) :: [Bokmål] mast {m}; [Nynorsk] mast {f}
mast {n} (the fruit of forest-trees) :: olden {m} [archaic]
master {n} (someone who has control over something or someone) :: mester {m}, herre {m}
master {n} (owner of an animal or slave) :: herre {m}
master {n} (expert at something) :: mester {m}
master {n} (tradesman who is qualified to teach apprentices) :: mester {m}
master {n} (original of a document or of a recording) :: original {m}, masterkopi {m}
master {adj} (main, principal or predominant) :: hoved-
master {adj} (highly skilled) :: mester-
master {adj} (original) :: original-
master {v} (to be a master) :: lede
master {v} (to control) :: styre
master {v} (to learn to a high degree) :: mestre, beherske
master of ceremonies {n} (host at a formal event) :: konferansier {m}
masterpiece {n} (piece of work that has been given much critical praise) :: mesterverk {n}, mesterstykke {n}
masterwork {n} (piece of quality indicative of having been made by a master) SEE: masterpiece ::
masterwort {n} (Aegopodium podagraria) SEE: ground elder ::
mastery {n} (philosopher's stone) SEE: philosopher's stone ::
masticate {v} (chew) SEE: chew ::
masturbate {v} (to masturbate) :: masturbere; [Bokmål] onanere
masturbation {n} (manual erotic stimulation of the genitals) :: onanering
mat {n} (foot wiping device or floor covering) :: [Bokmål] matte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] matte {f}
match {n} (sporting event) :: kamp {m}, match {m}
match {n} (attribute equaling or exceeding) :: like, likemann {m}, jevnbyrdig
match {v} (to agree; to equal) :: passe sammen, stemme overens
match {v} (make a successful pairing) :: stemme overens
match {n} (device to make fire) :: fyrstikk {m}
matchmaker {n} (someone who finds suitable marriage partners) :: [Bokmål] ekteskapsformidler {m}, giftekniv {m}; [Nynorsk] ekteskapsformidlar {m}, giftekniv {m}
mate {n} (checkmate) SEE: checkmate ::
material {adj} (related to matter) :: materiell
material {adj} (worldly) :: materiell
material {n} (matter) :: materiale {n}
material {n} (text) :: stoff
material {n} (cloth) :: stoff {n}, tøy {n}
maternal aunt {n} (one's mother's sister) :: tante {m} {f}, moster {m} {f}
maternal grandfather {n} (one's mother's father) :: bestefar, morfar
maternal grandmother {n} (The mother of one's mother) :: mormor
mathematical {adj} (of, or relating to mathematics) :: [Bokmål] matematisk; [Nynorsk] matematisk
mathematical {adj} (possible but highly improbable) :: teoretisk
mathematician {n} (expert in mathematics) :: [Bokmål] matematiker {m}; [Nynorsk] matematikar {m}
mathematics {n} (field of study) :: matematikk {m}; [Nynorsk] matematikk
maths {n} (short form of mathematics) :: [Bokmål] matte {m}; [Nynorsk] matte {m}
Matilda {prop} (female given name, cognates and transliterations) :: Mathilde
matinee {n} (a showing of a movie or theatrical performance in the afternoon) :: [Bokmål] matiné {m}, matine {m}; [Nynorsk] matiné {m}, matine {m}
mating season {n} (time of year during which animals mate) :: [Bokmål] brunsttid {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] brunsttid {f}
matrimonial {adj} (relating to marriage) :: [Bokmål] ekteskapelig
matrix {n} (womb) SEE: womb ::
matrix {n} (math: rectangular arrangement of numbers or terms) :: [Bokmål] matrise {m}; [Nynorsk] matrise {f}
matrix {n} (two-dimensional array) :: [Bokmål] matrise {m}; [Nynorsk] matrise {f}
matryoshka {n} (Russian doll) SEE: Russian doll ::
matsutake {n} :: [Bokmål] kransmusserong {m}
matter {n} (basic structural component of the universe) :: [Bokmål] stoff {n}
matter of course {n} (expected or customary outcome) :: selvfølge
Matthew {prop} (male given name) :: Mathias
Matthew {prop} (biblical disciple) :: Matteus
Matthew {prop} (gospel of Matthew) :: Evangeliet etter Matteus {n}
Matthias {prop} (the Apostle replacing Judas) :: Mattias
Matthias {prop} (male given name) :: Mathias
mattock {n} (agricultural tool) :: [Bokmål] hakke {m} {f}
mattress {n} (a pad on which a person can recline and sleep) :: [Bokmål] madrass {m}; [Nynorsk] madrass {m}
mature {adj} (fully developed) :: voksen, moden
maugre {prep} (in spite of) SEE: in spite of ::
maunch {v} (munch) SEE: munch ::
Mauritania {prop} (Islamic Republic of Mauritania) :: [Bokmål] Mauritania; [Nynorsk] Mauritania
Mauritanian {n} (Mauritanian person) :: [Bokmål] mauritanier {m}; [Nynorsk] mauritaniar {m}
Mauritanian {adj} (Mauritanian) :: [Bokmål] mauritansk; [Nynorsk] mauritansk
Mauritian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Mauritius, its people, or their language or culture) :: [Bokmål] mauritisk; [Nynorsk] mauritisk
Mauritian {n} (person from Mauritius or of Mauritian descent) :: [Bokmål] mauritier {m}; [Nynorsk] mauritiar {m}
Mauritius {prop} (country) :: [Bokmål] Mauritius; [Nynorsk] Mauritius
mausoleum {n} (large tomb) :: [Bokmål] mausoleum {n}, mausolé {n}, mausole {n}; [Nynorsk] mausoleum {n}, mausolé {n}, mausole {n}
maxim {n} (moral precept) :: [Bokmål] maksime {m}, leveregel {m}; [Nynorsk] maksime {m}, leveregel {m}
may {v} (have permission to) :: kan, ,
may {v} (possibly, but not certainly) :: kan være, also expressed with adv. kanskje
may {v} (subjunctive) :: [Bokmål] måtte
May {prop} (fifth month of the Gregorian calendar) :: [Bokmål] mai; [Nynorsk] mai
maybe {adv} (indicating a lack of certainty) :: kanskje; [Nynorsk] kanskje
maybe {adv} (as a pro-sentence) :: kan hende, kanskje det
May bug {n} (cockchafer) SEE: cockchafer ::
May Day {n} (workers' holiday) :: første mai
mayfly {n} (insect of order Ephemeroptera) :: [Bokmål] døgnflue {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] døgnfluge {f}
mayonnaise {n} (dressing) :: [Bokmål] majones {m}; [Nynorsk] majones {m}
mayor {n} (leader of a city) :: [Bokmål] borgermester {m}, borgermesterinne {f}, ordfører {m}, ordførerinne {f}; [Nynorsk] borgarmeister {m}, ordførar {m}, ordførarinne {f}
maypole {n} (pole, garlanded with streamers held by people who dance around it to celebrate May Day) :: maistang, midtsommerstang
may the Force be with you {phrase} (wish someone luck) :: må Kraften være med deg; [Nynorsk] må Krafta vere med deg
Möbius band {n} (Möbius strip) SEE: Möbius strip ::
Möbius strip {n} (one-sided surface) :: möbius’ bånd {n}
mâche {n} (Valerianella locusta) :: vårsalat
me {pron} (direct object of a verb) :: meg
me {pron} (object of a preposition) :: meg
me {pron} (indirect object of a verb) :: meg
me {pron} (reflexive indirect object of a verb) :: meg
me {pron} (complement of the copula) :: meg, jeg
me {pron} (marking ownership) :: min
me {pron} (subject of a verb with “and”) :: jeg
me {pron} (subject of a verb without “and”) :: jeg
me {pron} (myself) SEE: myself ::
mead {n} (alcoholic drink) :: [Bokmål] mjød {m}; [Nynorsk] mjød {m}
meadow {n} (field or pasture) :: [Bokmål] eng {m} {f}
meadowsweet {n} (Filipendula ulmaria) :: mjødurt
meager {adj} (lean) :: mager
meager {adj} (poor, deficient or inferior) :: mager
meagre {n} (Argyrosomus regius) :: [Bokmål] ørnefisk {m}
meal {n} (food that is prepared and eaten) :: [Bokmål] måltid {n}; [Nynorsk] måltid {n}
meal ticket {n} (a voucher for food) :: matbong {m}
mean {v} (to convey, indicate) :: bety
meaning {n} (symbolic value of something) :: mening, betydning
meaning {n} (significance of a thing, as "the meaning of life") :: mening {m}
meaning {n} (definition or connotation of a word) :: betydning {m}, tyding
meaningful {adj} (having meaning, significant) :: [Bokmål] meningsfull
meaningless {adj} (lacking meaning) :: [Bokmål] meningsløs, meiningslaus; [Nynorsk] meiningslaus
meaning of life {n} (hypothetical answer to life's ultimate questions) :: livets mening / meningen med livet
means {n} (instrument or condition for attaining a purpose) :: [Bokmål] middel {n}; [Nynorsk] middel {n}
means of transport {n} (mode of transport) SEE: mode of transport ::
meanwhile {adv} (during the time) :: [Bokmål] imens, i mellomtiden; [Nynorsk] imens, i mellomtida
meanwhile {adv} (at the same time but elsewhere) :: imens
measles {n} (acute highly contagious viral disease) :: [Bokmål] meslinger {m-p}; [Nynorsk] meslingar {m-p}
measurable {adj} (able to be measured) :: [Bokmål] målbar; [Nynorsk] målbar
measure {n} (size ascertained by measuring) :: mål {n}
measure {n} (action to achieve some purpose) :: [Bokmål] tiltak {n}; [Nynorsk] tiltak {n}
measure {v} (ascertain the quantity of a unit) :: [Bokmål] måle; [Nynorsk] måle, mæle
measurement {n} (act of measuring) :: måling
measuring tape {n} (tape measure) SEE: tape measure ::
meat {n} (animal flesh used as food) :: kjøtt {n}; [Nynorsk] kjøt {n}
meat {n} (type of meat) :: [Bokmål] kjøtt {n}; [Nynorsk] kjøt {n}
meat {n} (any sort of flesh) :: [Bokmål] kjøtt {n}; [Nynorsk] kjøt {n}
meat {n} :: [Bokmål] kjøtt {n}; [Nynorsk] kjøt
meatball {n} (meatball) :: [Bokmål] kjøttbolle {m}, kjøttkake {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kjøtbolle {m}, kjøttbolle {m}, kjøtkake {f}, kjøttkake {f}
meatgrinder {n} (device for cutting meat) :: [Bokmål] kjøttkvern {m} {f}
Mecca {prop} (city in Saudi Arabia) :: Mekka
mechanical {adj} (done by machine) :: [Bokmål] maskinell; [Nynorsk] maskinell
mechanics {n} (a branch of physics) :: mekanikk
mechanism {n} (mechanical means for the conversion or control of motion) :: [Bokmål] mekanisme {m}
medal table {n} :: medaljefordeling
meddle {v} (to have sex) SEE: have sex ::
mediaeval {adj} (medieval) SEE: medieval ::
medic {n} (doctor) SEE: doctor ::
medical certificate {n} (statement from a physician) :: legemelding {m}
medical student {n} (student at a medical school) :: [Bokmål] medisinstudent {m}; [Nynorsk] medisinstudent {m}
medicinal {adj} (tending to cure disease) :: [Bokmål] medisinsk; [Nynorsk] medisinsk
medicine {n} (substance which promotes healing) :: legemiddel {n}, medikament {n}, medisin {m}
medicine {n} (field of study) :: medisin {m}
medicine man {n} (shamanistic healer) :: [Bokmål] medisinmann {m}; [Nynorsk] medisinmann {m}
medicine woman {n} (shamanistic healer) :: [Bokmål] medisinkvinne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] medisinkvinne {f}
medieval {adj} (of or relating to the Middle Ages) :: [Bokmål] middelaldersk, middelalderlig
Medieval Latin {prop} (language) :: middelalderlatin {m}
medieval literature {n} (literature of the Middle Ages) :: [Bokmål] middelalderlitteratur
mediocre {adj} (having no peculiar or outstanding features) :: [Bokmål] middelmådig
meditate {v} :: meditere
Mediterranean {prop} (Mediterranean Sea) SEE: Mediterranean Sea ::
Mediterranean Sea {prop} (the sea between Europe and Africa) :: [Bokmål] Middelhavet; [Nynorsk] Middelhavet
medium dry {adj} :: [Bokmål] halvtørr; [Nynorsk] halvtørr, halvturr
medium-sized {adj} (having a medium or intermediate size) :: [Bokmål] mellomstor; [Nynorsk] mellomstor
medium wave {n} (radio wave) :: [Bokmål] mellombølge {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mellombylgje {f}, mellombølgje {f}
meek {adj} (humble, modest, or self-effacing) :: blyg
meet {v} (encounter by accident) :: [Bokmål] møte; [Nynorsk] møte
meet {v} (see through arrangement) :: [Bokmål] møte; [Nynorsk] møte
meet {v} (gather for a formal discussion) :: [Bokmål] møte; [Nynorsk] møte
meet {v} ((sport) play a match) :: [Bokmål] møte; [Nynorsk] møte
meet {v} (meet face-to-face) :: [Bokmål] møte; [Nynorsk] møte
meeting {n} (gathering for a purpose) :: [Bokmål] møte {n}; [Nynorsk] møte {n}
meeting {n} :: [Bokmål] møte {n}; [Nynorsk] møte {n}; [Bokmål] møte {n}; [Nynorsk] møte {n}
meeting place {n} (place where people arrange to meet) :: [Bokmål] møteplass {m}, møtested {n}; [Nynorsk] møteplass {m}, møtestad {m}
meeting room {n} (room for holding meetings) :: [Bokmål] møterom {n}; [Nynorsk] møterom {n}
meet one's maker {v} (die, pass into the afterlife) :: møte Herren, møte sin skaper
megalith {n} (construction) :: [Bokmål] megalitt {m}; [Nynorsk] megalitt {m}
megalomania {n} (psychopathological condition) :: stormannsgalskap {m}
megalomania {n} (obsession) :: stormannsgalskap {m}
megalomaniacal {adj} (of, exhibiting, or affected with megalomania) :: stormannsgal
megawatt {n} (one million watts) :: [Bokmål] megawatt {m}; [Nynorsk] megawatt {m}
megawatt-hour {n} (unit of energy) :: [Bokmål] megawattime {m}; [Nynorsk] megawattime {m}
meitnerium {n} (chemical element) :: meitnerium
melancholy {adj} (Affected with sadness or depression) :: [Bokmål] sørgmodig; [Nynorsk] sørgmodig
melancholy {n} (Sadness or depression) :: melankoli {m}, tungsinn, svartsyn
melanism {n} (congenital excess of melanin pigmentation) :: [Bokmål] melanisme {m}; [Nynorsk] melanisme {m}
melodrama {n} (romantic drama) :: [Bokmål] melodrama {n}; [Nynorsk] melodrama {n}
melody {n} (sequence of notes that makes up a musical phrase) :: melodi {m}
melon {n} (fruit) :: melon
melongene {n} (eggplant) SEE: eggplant ::
melt {v} (intransitive: to change from a solid to a liquid) :: smelte
melt {n} (idiot) SEE: idiot ::
melting {n} (process of changing the state of a substance) :: smelter
melting point {n} (temperature at which solid and liquid phases are in equilibrium) :: [Bokmål] smeltepunkt {n}; [Nynorsk] smeltepunkt {n}
melting pot {n} (place where many divergent things come together and are homogenized) :: smeltedigel
member {n} (in set theory) SEE: element ::
member {n} (one who officially belongs to a group) :: [Bokmål] medlem {n}; [Nynorsk] medlem {m}
member {n} (organ, limb) :: lem {n}
member {n} (penis) :: lem {n}
Member of Parliament {n} (representative) :: [Bokmål] stortingsrepresentant {m} [in Norway], parlamentsmedlem {n}; [Nynorsk] stortingsrepresentant {m} [in Norway], parlamentsmedlem {n}
membership {n} (fact of being a member) :: [Bokmål] medlemskap {n}; [Nynorsk] medlemskap {m} {n}
membership card {n} (card held by a member) :: [Bokmål] medlemskort {n}; [Nynorsk] medlemskort {n}
member state {n} (state that is a member of a confederation) :: [Bokmål] medlemsland {n}; [Nynorsk] medlemsland {n}
membrane {n} (enclosing or separating tissue) :: [Bokmål] membran {m}, hinne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] membran {m}, hinne {f}
membrane {n} (a mechanical, thin, flat flexible part that can deform or vibrate when excited by an external force) :: [Bokmål] membran {m}, hinne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] membran {m}, hinne {f}
meme {n} (unit of cultural information) :: mem
memento {n} (a keepsake) :: minne {n}
memoir {n} (book describing the personal experiences of an author) :: [Bokmål] [memoirs] memoarer {p}; [Nynorsk] [memoirs] memoarar {p}
memoirs {n} (autobiography) SEE: memoir ::
memorable {adj} (worthy of being remembered) :: [Bokmål] minneverdig, minnerik; [Nynorsk] minneverdig, minnerik
memorial service {n} (funeral) SEE: funeral ::
memorize {v} (to commit to memory, to learn by heart) :: lære utenat,pugge
memory {n} (ability to recall) :: [Bokmål] hukommelse {m}, minne {n}; [Nynorsk] minne {n}
memory {n} (RAM or ROM) :: dataminne {n}
memory chip {n} (microchip) :: [Bokmål] minnebrikke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] minnebrikke {f}
menacing {v} (threatening) :: [Bokmål] truende
mendaciousness {n} (mendacity) SEE: mendacity ::
mendacity {n} (fact or condition of being untruthful; dishonesty) :: uærlighet {m}
mendacity {n} (a deceit, falsehood, or lie) :: falskhet {m}
mendelevium {n} (chemical element) :: mendelevium
menfolk {n} (men collectively) :: [Bokmål] mannfolk {n} {n-p}, på sverdsiden
menfolk {n} (adult male members of a community) :: [Bokmål] mannfolk {n-p}
menial {adj} (of or relating to unskilled work) :: [Bokmål] nedrig, lavstatuspreget
Meänkieli {prop} (language) :: tornedalsfinsk, meänkieli
menopause {n} (ending of menstruation) :: [Bokmål] overgangsalder {m}; [Nynorsk] overgangsalder {m}
menorah {n} (seven-branch candelabrum) :: [Bokmål] menora {m}; [Nynorsk] menora {m}
Mensa {prop} (constellation) :: Bordet
menstrual cycle {n} (recurring cycle) :: [Bokmål] menstruasjonssyklus {m}; [Nynorsk] menstruasjonssyklus {m}
menstruate {v} (to undergo menstruation) :: [Bokmål] menstruere; [Nynorsk] menstruera, menstruere
menstruation {n} (periodic discharging of the menses) :: menstruasjon
mental hospital {n} (facility designed to treat persons with mental disorders) :: psykiatrisk sykehus, mentalsykehus [dated], galehus [dated]; [Nynorsk] psykiatrisk sjukehus, mentalsjukehus [dated], asyl [dated], galehus [dated]
mental institution {n} (psychiatric hospital) SEE: mental hospital ::
mentality {n} (mindset) :: [Bokmål] mentalitet {m}; [Nynorsk] mentalitet {m}
menthol {n} (cyclic monoterpene alcohol) :: [Bokmål] mentol {m}; [Nynorsk] mentol {m}
mention {v} (mention) SEE: cover ::
mention {n} (a speaking or notice of anything, usually in a brief or cursory manner) :: omtale {m}
mention {v} (make a short reference to something) :: omtale; [Bokmål] nevne; [Nynorsk] nemne
menu {n} (details of the food to be served at a banquet) :: [Bokmål] meny {m}, speisekart {n}
menu {n} (printed list of dishes offered in a restaurant) :: meny {m}
menu {n} (list from which the user may select an operation to be performed) :: [Bokmål] meny {m}
meow {interj} (cry of a cat) :: mjau
meow {n} (cry of a cat) :: mjau
meow {v} (of a cat, to make its cry) :: mjaue
mercenary {n} (person employed to fight) :: [Bokmål] leiesoldat {m}; [Nynorsk] leigesoldat {m}
merchant {n} (person who traffics in commodities) :: farmann
merchant {n} (trading vessel) SEE: cargo ship ::
merchant fleet {n} (fleet of merchant ships) :: [Bokmål] handelsflåte {m}; [Nynorsk] handelsflåte {m}
merchantman {n} (merchant) SEE: merchant ::
merchantman {n} (cargo ship) SEE: cargo ship ::
merchant ship {n} (marine cargo vessel) SEE: cargo ship ::
merciless {adj} (showing no mercy; cruel and pitiless) :: [Bokmål] nådeløs; [Nynorsk] nådelaus
mercury {n} (element) :: [Bokmål] kvikksølv {n}; [Nynorsk] kvikksølv {n}, kvikksylv {n}
Mercury {prop} (planet) :: Merkur
mercy {n} (relenting; forbearance to cause or allow harm to another) :: barmhjertighet, nåde
mercy killing {n} (euthanasia) SEE: euthanasia ::
merger {n} (the act or process of merging) :: [Bokmål] sammenslåing {m} {f}
mergirl {n} (mermaid) SEE: mermaid ::
meringue {n} (shell) :: marengs
mermaid {n} (mythological woman with a fish's tail) :: [Bokmål] havfrue {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] havfru {f}, havfrue {f}
merry Christmas {phrase} (good wishes at Christmas time) :: god jul
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year {phrase} (traditional greeting for the Christmas and the new year) :: God Jul og Godt Nytt Aar!
mesa {n} (flat area of land) :: platå {n}
mesencephalon {n} (midbrain) SEE: midbrain ::
mesentery {n} (the membrane that attaches the intestines to the wall of the abdomen) :: mesenterium {n}
mesh {n} (structure) :: nett {n}, garn
mesh {n} (opening) :: [Bokmål] maske {m}; [Nynorsk] maske {f}
meson {n} (elementary particle) :: [Bokmål] meson {n}; [Nynorsk] meson {n}
mess {n} (church service) SEE: Mass ::
message {n} (communication, concept or information conveyed) :: melding {m}
messenger {n} (one who brings messages) :: bud {n}
mess with {v} (to interfere with) :: søle med
mess with {v} (to diss) :: søle med
mess with {v} (to joke with) :: søle med
metabolism {n} (complete set of chemical reactions that occur in living cells) :: stoffskifte {n}; [Bokmål] stoffskifte; [Nynorsk] stoffskifte
metal {n} (atomic element or material made of such atoms) :: [Bokmål] metall {n}; [Nynorsk] metall {n}
metal {n} (certain category of rock music) :: metal
metallic {adj} (related to metal) :: [Bokmål] metallisk; [Nynorsk] metallisk
metallic {adj} (made of metal) :: [Bokmål] metallisk; [Nynorsk] metallisk
metallurgic {adj} (metallurgical) SEE: metallurgical ::
metallurgical {adj} (or or relating to metallurgy) :: [Bokmål] metallurgisk; [Nynorsk] metallurgisk
metallurgy {n} (science of metals) :: [Bokmål] metallurgi {m}; [Nynorsk] metallurgi {m}
metamorphic rock {n} (one of the major groups of rock that makes up the crust of the Earth) :: metamorf bergart
metaphor {n} (uncountable: figure of speech) :: [Bokmål] metafor {m}; [Nynorsk] metafor {m}
metaphor {n} (countable: word or phrase used in metaphor) :: [Bokmål] metafor {m}; [Nynorsk] metafor {m}
metaphorical {adj} (pertaining to a metaphor) :: [Bokmål] metaforisk; [Nynorsk] metaforisk
metaphysics {n} (branch of philosophy that studies first principles) :: metafysikk
metastasis {n} (transference of a bodily function or disease to another part of the body) :: [Bokmål] metastase {m}; [Nynorsk] metastase {m}
metempsychosis {n} (Transmigration of the soul) :: sjelevandring
meteor {n} (streak of light) :: meteor {m}
meteorite {n} (remains of a meteor) :: meteoritt {m}
meteorologic {adj} (meteorological) SEE: meteorological ::
meteorological {adj} (relating to meteorology) :: [Bokmål] meteorologisk; [Nynorsk] meteorologisk
meteorologist {n} (person who studies meteorology) :: meteorolog {m}
meteorology {n} (science) :: [Bokmål] meteorologi {m}; [Nynorsk] meteorologi {m}
meteor shower {n} (Meteors seen on Earth for short time period) :: meteorregn {n}
meter {n} (measuring instrument) :: [Bokmål] måler {m}
meter {n} (unit of length) SEE: metre ::
meter {v} (to measure) SEE: measure ::
methanal {n} (formaldehyde) SEE: formaldehyde ::
methane {n} (the compound CH4) :: [Bokmål] metan {n}; [Nynorsk] metan {n}
methanol {n} (the simplest aliphatic alcohol, CH3OH) :: [Bokmål] metanol {m}; [Nynorsk] metanol {m}
methinks {contraction} (it seems to me) :: det synes meg
methionine {n} (amino acid) :: metionin {m}
method {n} (process by which a task is completed) :: [Bokmål] metode {m}; [Nynorsk] metode {m}
methodical {adj} (in an organized manner) :: [Bokmål] metodisk; [Nynorsk] metodisk
methodically {adv} (in a methodical manner) :: [Bokmål] metodisk; [Nynorsk] metodisk
Methodism {n} (Methodist Christian movement founded by John Wesley) :: metodisme {m}
methylated spirit {n} (ethyl alcohol used as a fuel and a solvent) :: [Bokmål] rødsprit {m}; [Nynorsk] raudsprit {m}
meticulous {adj} (characterized by very precise, conscientious attention to details) :: omhyggelig
metonymic {adj} (Of, or relating to, a word that names an object from a single characteristic of it or of a closely related object) :: [Bokmål] metonymisk; [Nynorsk] metonymisk
metonymy {n} (figure of speech) :: [Bokmål] talemåte {m}, metonym {n}
metre {n} (unit of length) :: [Bokmål] meter {m}; [Nynorsk] meter {m}
metre gauge {n} (track gauge) :: [Bokmål] meterspor {n}; [Nynorsk] meterspor {n}
metric {adj} (relating to metric system) :: [Bokmål] metrisk; [Nynorsk] metrisk
metric {adj} (relating to musical meter) :: [Bokmål] metrisk; [Nynorsk] metrisk
metro {n} (underground railway) :: tunnelbane {c}, T-bane {c}, metro {c}, undergrunnsbane {c}
metrology {n} (science of measurement) :: metrologi {m}
metronome {n} (a device used in music) :: [Bokmål] metronom {m}; [Nynorsk] metronom {m}
metropole {n} (city) SEE: metropolis ::
metropolis {n} (colony’s mother city) :: metropol
metropolitan {n} (bishop empowered to oversee other bishops) :: byregion
metropolitan {adj} (pertaining to a metropolis) :: [Metropolitan bishop in Orthodox Church] metropolitt
mettle {n} (metal) SEE: metal ::
Meuse {prop} (river) :: Maas
mew {n} (crying sound of a cat) SEE: meow ::
mew {v} (meow) SEE: meow ::
Mexican {n} (person from Mexico or of Mexican descent) :: [Bokmål] mexicaner {m}, meksikaner {m}; [Nynorsk] mexican {m}, mexicanar {m}, meksikan {m}, meksikanar {m}
Mexican {adj} (of or pertaining to Mexico) :: [Bokmål] mexicansk, meksikansk; [Nynorsk] mexicansk, meksikansk
Mexican wolf {n} (rare subspecies of grey wolf) :: Meksikansk ulv
Mexico {prop} (country) :: Mexico
Mexico {prop} (Mexico City) SEE: Mexico City ::
Mexico City {prop} (capital of Mexico) :: [Bokmål] Mexico by; [Nynorsk] Mexico by
mezzanine {n} (a floor under the stage, from which contrivances such as traps are worked) :: mesanin {m}
Mia {prop} (female given name) :: Mia
Miami {prop} (city in Florida, United States) :: Miami
mica {n} (hydrous aluminosilicate minerals) :: glimmer
Micah {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Mika
Micah {prop} (Biblical character: minor prophet and author) :: Mika
Micah {prop} (Biblical character: Ephraimite featured in Judges 17–18) :: Mika
Micah {prop} (male given name) :: Mika
Michael {prop} (male given name) :: Mikael
Michael {prop} (archangel) :: Mikael
Mickey Mouse {prop} (Disney character) :: Mikke Mus
microaggression {n} (everyday interaction interpreted as aggression) :: [Bokmål] mikroaggressjon {m}; [Nynorsk] mikroaggressjon {m}
microbe {n} (microorganism) :: [Bokmål] mikrobe
microbiological {adj} (pertaining to microbiology) :: [Bokmål] mikrobiologisk; [Nynorsk] mikrobiologisk
microbiologist {n} (scientist whose speciality is microbiology) :: [Bokmål] mikrobiolog {m}; [Nynorsk] mikrobiolog {m}
microbiology {n} (branch of biology dealing with microorganisms) :: [Bokmål] mikrobiologi {m}; [Nynorsk] mikrobiologi {m}
microcomputer {n} (computer designed around a microprocessor) :: mikrodatamaskin {m}
microcosm {n} (human nature or body as representative of the wider universe) :: [Bokmål] mikrokosmos {n}; [Nynorsk] mikrokosmos {n}
microcosm {n} (smaller system as representative of a larger one) :: [Bokmål] mikrokosmos {n}; [Nynorsk] mikrokosmos {n}
microlight {n} (very light aircraft) :: [Bokmål] mikrofly {n}; [Nynorsk] mikrofly {n}
micrometer {n} (instrument) :: mikrometer {m}
micrometre {n} (micrometer) SEE: micrometer ::
Micronesia {prop} (geographical region) :: [Bokmål] Mikronesia; [Nynorsk] Mikronesia
Micronesia {prop} (country) :: Mikronesiaføderasjonen
Micronesian {n} (A person from Micronesia or of Micronesian descent) :: [Bokmål] mikronesier {m}; [Nynorsk] mikronesiar {m}
Micronesian {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Micronesia or the Micronesian people) :: [Bokmål] mikronesisk; [Nynorsk] mikronesisk
micronutrient {n} (essential mineral or vitamin) :: [Bokmål] mikronæringsstoff {n}; [Nynorsk] mikronæringsstoff {n}
microphone {n} (transducer of sound waves to electricity) :: [Bokmål] mikrofon {m}
microprocessor {n} (the entire CPU of a computer on a chip) :: [Bokmål] mikroprosessor {m}; [Nynorsk] mikroprosessor {m}
microscopic {adj} (relating to microscopes) :: [Bokmål] mikroskopisk; [Nynorsk] mikroskopisk
microscopic {adj} (so small that it can only be seen using a microscope) :: [Bokmål] mikroskopisk; [Nynorsk] mikroskopisk
microsecond {n} (unit of time equal to 10−6 seconds) :: [Bokmål] mikrosekund {n}; [Nynorsk] mikrosekund {n}
microwave {n} (microwave oven) SEE: microwave oven ::
microwave {n} (electromagnetic wave) :: [Bokmål] mikrobølge {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mikrobylgje {f}, mikrobølgje {f}
microwave oven {n} (oven using microwave energy) :: [Bokmål] mikrobølgeovn {m}; [Nynorsk] mikrobølgjeomn {m}, mikrobylgjeomn {m}
micturate {v} (urinate) SEE: urinate ::
mid-air {n} (middle of the air) :: i lufta
midbrain {n} (part of brain) :: mesencephalon
midday {n} (12 o'clock during the day) SEE: noon ::
middle {n} (centre, midpoint) :: [Bokmål] midt {m}; [Nynorsk] midt {m}
middle {adj} (located in the middle; in between) :: midterst
middle-aged {adj} (of, or relating to middle age) :: [Bokmål] middelaldrende; [Nynorsk] middelaldrande
Middle Ages {prop} (historical period) :: [Bokmål] middelalder {m}, mellomalder {m}; [Nynorsk] mellomalder {m}
middle class {n} (social and economic class) :: [Bokmål] middelklasse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] middelklasse {m} {f}
middle ear {n} (cavity in the ear) :: ambolt {m}, mellomøre {n} (usually said in the definite form: ambolten, mellomøret)
Middle Earth {prop} (Earth) SEE: Earth ::
Middle East {prop} (region comprising southwest Asia and northeast Africa) :: [Bokmål] Midtøsten; [Nynorsk] Midtausten
Middle English {prop} (Middle English) :: [Bokmål] mellomengelsk {m}; [Nynorsk] mellomengelsk {m}
middle finger {n} (finger between the forefinger and the ring finger) :: [Bokmål] langfinger {m}; [Nynorsk] langfinger {m}
Middle High German {prop} (Middle High German) :: [Bokmål] middelhøytysk {m}; [Nynorsk] mellomhøgtysk
Middle Low German {prop} (language) :: [Bokmål] middelnedertysk {m}
middleman {n} (intermediate dealer between manufacturer and the retailer or customer) :: [Bokmål] mellommann {m}; [Nynorsk] mellommann {m}
middleman {n} (intermediary) SEE: intermediary ::
middlemost {adj} (nearest to the exact middle) :: midterst
middle name {n} (name between given name and surname) :: mellomnavn {n}
Middle Norwegian {prop} (Middle Norwegian) :: [Bokmål] mellomnorsk {m}; [Nynorsk] mellomnorsk {m}, millomnorsk {m}
Middle Saxon {prop} (Middle Low German) SEE: Middle Low German ::
midfield {n} (middle of the field) :: [Bokmål] midtbane {m}; [Nynorsk] midtbane {m} {f}
midfielder {n} (player) :: [Bokmål] midtbanespiller {m}, midtbanespeller {m}; [Nynorsk] midtbanespelar {m}
Midgard {prop} (Earth) SEE: Earth ::
mid-life crisis {n} (emotional period of doubt) :: [Bokmål] midtlivskrise {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] midtlivskrise {m} {f}
midmost {adj} (middlemost) SEE: middlemost ::
midnight {n} (12 am) :: [Bokmål] midnatt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] midnatt {f}
midnight sun {n} (phenomenon occurring when Sun does not set) :: [Bokmål] midnattssol {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] midnattssol {f}
midpoint {n} (point equidistant between two extremes) :: [Bokmål] midtpunkt {n}; [Nynorsk] midtpunkt {n}
midpoint {n} (point which divides a line segment) :: [Bokmål] midtpunkt {n}; [Nynorsk] midtpunkt {n}
midway {adv} (halfway) SEE: halfway ::
midwife {n} (person who assists women in childbirth) :: [Bokmål] jordmor {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] jordmor {f}
midwife {n} (person who assists in bringing something about) :: fødselshjelper {m}
mielie {n} (maize) SEE: maize ::
mien {n} (demeanor; facial expression or attitude, especially one which is intended by its bearer) :: [Bokmål] mine {m}
mien {n} (specific facial expression) :: [Bokmål] mine {m}
migraine {n} (headache usually affecting only one side of the head) :: [Bokmål] migrene {m}; [Nynorsk] migrene {m}
migrant worker {n} (guest worker) SEE: guest worker ::
migration {n} (seasonal moving of animals, birds or fish) :: [Bokmål] trekk {n}; [Nynorsk] trekk {n}
Migration Period {prop} (mass migration of Germanic people in Europe during the early Middle Ages) :: folkevandringstiden; [Nynorsk] folkevandringstida
mikado {n} (emperor of Japan) :: [Bokmål] mikado {m}; [Nynorsk] mikado {m}
Milan {prop} (city and capital) :: Milano {m}
milch cow {n} (cash cow) SEE: cash cow ::
milch cow {n} (cow kept for milking) SEE: dairy cow ::
mildness {n} (quality of being mild; gentleness) :: [Bokmål] mildhet {m} {f}
Mildred {prop} (female given name) :: Mildrid
mile {n} (measure of length) :: [Bokmål] mil
mileage {n} (total distance travelled) :: [Bokmål] kjørelengde {m} {f}
mileage {n} (distance travelled on certain amount of fuel) :: [Bokmål] rekkevidde {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rekkevidd {f}
mileage {n} (allowance for travel expenses per distance travelled) :: [Bokmål] kilometergodtgjørelse {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] kilometergodtgjering {f}
mileage {n} (something worth taking into consideration) :: poeng {n}
milestone {n} (one of a series of numbered markers placed along a road at regular intervals) :: [Bokmål] milestein {m}, milepæl {m}, milepel {m}, milestolpe {m}; [Nynorsk] milestein {m}, milepåle {m}, milestolpe
milestone {n} (important event) :: [Bokmål] milepæl {m}, milepel {m}, minestolpe {m}, milestein {m}; [Nynorsk] milestolpe {m}, milepåle {m}, milestein {m}
MILF {n} (woman) :: MILF {m} {f}
milieu {n} (person’s social setting or environment) :: miljø {n}
military {adj} (characteristic of members of the armed forces) :: militær
military exercise {n} (war game) :: [Bokmål] militærøvelse {m}, militærøving {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] militærøving {f}
military service {n} (service in an army) :: [Bokmål] militærtjeneste {m}
milk {n} (liquid) :: [Bokmål] melk {m} {f}, mjølk {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mjølk {f}
milk {v} (to express milk from mammal) :: [Bokmål] melke, mjølke; [Nynorsk] mjølke
milk {n} (semen) SEE: semen ::
milk-cap {n} (mushroom of the genus Lactarius) :: riske {m} {f}, melkesopp {m}
milk chocolate {n} (Chocolate that includes milk powder as one of its ingredients) :: [Bokmål] melkesjokolade {m}, mjølkesjokolade {m}; [Nynorsk] mjølkesjokolade {m}
milk cow {n} (dairy cow) SEE: dairy cow ::
milking {n} (the act by which a cow is milked) :: [Bokmål] melking {m} {f}
milkmaid {n} (a young woman who milked the cows on a farm) :: [Bokmål] budeie {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] budeie {f}
milk powder {n} (pulverized milk solids) :: [Bokmål] melkepulver {n}
milk replacer {n} (liquid nutrition that is given to young animals) :: [Bokmål] melkeerstatning {c}, mjølkeerstatning {c}; [Nynorsk] mjølkeerstatning {f}
milkshake {n} (milk and ice cream beverage) :: [Bokmål] milkshake {m}; [Nynorsk] milkshake {m}
milk substitute {n} (liquid that replaces milk in a diet or recipe) :: [Bokmål] melkeerstatning {c}, mjølkeerstatning {c}; [Nynorsk] mjølkeerstatning {f}
milk tooth {n} (tooth of the first set of teeth) :: [Bokmål] melketann {m} {f}, mjølketann {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mjølketann {f}
milky {adj} (resembling milk in color or consistency) :: [Bokmål] melkeaktig
Milky Way {prop} (galaxy) :: [Bokmål] Melkeveien {m}; [Nynorsk] Mjølkevegen {m}
mill {n} (grinding apparatus) :: [Bokmål] mølle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mylne {f}, mølle {f}
mill {n} (building housing a grinding apparatus) :: [Bokmål] mølle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mylne {f}, mølle {f}
mill {n} (manufacturing plant) :: [Bokmål] mølle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mylne {f}, mølle {f}
mill {n} (building) :: mølle {m}, fabrikk {m} [general]
mill {n} (establishment that handles a certain type of situation routinely) :: papirmølle {m}
mille-feuille {n} (a type of pastry with several layers of puff pastry) :: napoleonskake {m} {f}
millennium {n} (thousand-year period) :: [Bokmål] årtusen {n}, millennium {n}, tusenår {n}; [Nynorsk] millennium {n}, tusenår {n}
millennium {n} (Christianity: the 1000 year reign of Christ) :: millennium
miller {n} (person) :: [Bokmål] møller {m}; [Nynorsk] mylnar {m}, møllar {m}
millet {n} (any of a group of various types of grass or its grains used as food) :: hirse {m}
milliard {num} (10^9) SEE: billion ::
milligram {n} (milligram) :: [Bokmål] milligram {n}; [Nynorsk] milligram {n}
milliliter {n} (milliliter) SEE: millilitre ::
millilitre {n} (a unit of volume) :: [Bokmål] milliliter {m}; [Nynorsk] milliliter {m}
millimeter {n} (millimetre) SEE: millimetre ::
millimetre {n} (unit of measure) :: [Bokmål] millimeter {m}; [Nynorsk] millimeter {m}
million {num} (cardinal number) :: million {m}
millionaire {n} (somebody whose wealth is greater than one million) :: [Bokmål] millionær {m}; [Nynorsk] millionær {m}
millionth {n} (one of a million equal parts of a whole) :: [Bokmål] milliondel {m}, milliontedel {m}; [Nynorsk] milliondel {m}, milliontedel {m}
millipede {n} (elongated arthropod) :: [Bokmål] tusenbein {n}, tusenben {n}; [Nynorsk] tusenbein {n}
millisecond {n} (one one-thousandth of a second) :: millisekund {n}
millstone {n} (large round stone used for grinding grain) :: [Bokmål] kvernstein {m}, møllestein {m}; [Nynorsk] kvernstein {m}, møllestein {m}
milt {n} (the organ spleen) SEE: spleen ::
mimic {n} (imitation) SEE: imitation ::
mimic {v} (to imitate, especially in order to ridicule) :: herme etter
mince {n} (finely chopped meat) :: [Bokmål] kjøttdeig {m}, farse {m}; [Nynorsk] kjøttdeig {m}, kjøtdeig {m}, farse {m}
mince {n} (short precise step) :: tripping {c}
mince {v} (walk in short precise step) :: trippe
mincer {n} (a kitchen utensil used for mincing meat) SEE: meatgrinder ::
mind {n} (ability for rational thought) :: forstand {m}, intellekt {n}
mind {n} (ability to be aware of things) :: bevissthet {m}
mind {n} (ability to remember things) :: hukommelse {m}, minne {n}
mind {n} (ability to focus the thoughts) :: konsentrasjon {m}
mind {n} (somebody that embodies certain mental qualities) :: tenker {m}
mind {n} (judgment, opinion, or view) :: innstilling {m}
mind {n} (desire, inclination, or intention) :: hensikt {m}, intensjon {m}
mind {n} (healthy mental state) :: forstand {m}
mind {n} (philosophy: non-material substance) :: ånd {m}
mind {v} (to dislike, object to, have a contrary opinion toward) :: bry seg om, ha imot, ha noe imot, bry
mind {v} (to pay attention to, obey) :: huske, passe på
mind {v} (to look after, take care of) :: passe på
mind {v} (to remember) SEE: remember ::
mind control {n} (subverting an individual's control of his or her mind) :: mind control {m}
mindfulness {n} (awareness) SEE: awareness ::
mine {pron} (that which belongs to me) :: min {m}
mine {n} (place from which ore is extracted) :: [Bokmål] gruve {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gruve {f}
mine {n} (exploding device) :: mine {m} {f}
mine {v} (sow mines in) :: minelegge
minefield {n} (area in which mines have been hidden) :: [Bokmål] minefelt {n}; [Nynorsk] minefelt {n}
miner {n} (a person who works in a mine) :: [Bokmål] gruvearbeider {m}; [Nynorsk] gruvearbeidar {m}
mineral {n} (in geology) :: [Bokmål] mineral {n}; [Nynorsk] mineral {n}
mineral {n} (as opposed to animal and vegetable) :: mineral {m}
mineral {n} (in nutrition) :: mineral {m}
mineral {n} (mineral water) :: mineralvann {n}
mineral {adj} (relating to or containing minerals) :: [Bokmål] mineralsk; [Nynorsk] mineralsk
mineralogy {n} (the study or science of minerals) :: mineralogi
mineral water {n} (water containing dissolved minerals) :: [Bokmål] mineralvann {n}; [Nynorsk] mineralvatn {n}
minesweeper {n} (vehicle, device or person for the removal of mines) :: minesveipar
mingle-mangle {n} (collection of miscellaneous things) SEE: hodgepodge ::
miniature {n} (a model of reduced scale) :: [Bokmål] miniatyr {m}; [Nynorsk] miniatyr {m}
miniature {adj} (smaller than normal) :: [Bokmål] miniatyr-; [Nynorsk] miniatyr-
minibar {n} (small refrigerator in a hotel room) :: minibar
minibus {n} (a small bus) :: [Bokmål] minibuss {m}; [Nynorsk] minibuss {m}
minidress {n} (woman's short dress) :: [Bokmål] minikjole {m}; [Nynorsk] minikjole {m}
minimalism {n} :: minimalisme
miniskirt {n} (skirt) :: [Bokmål] miniskjørt {n}; [Nynorsk] miniskjørt {n}
minister {n} (politician who heads a ministry) :: [Bokmål] minister {m}; [Nynorsk] minister {m}
ministerium {n} (an association of ministers) :: ministerium {n}
minister without portfolio {n} (minister without permanent area of responsibility) :: [Bokmål] minister uten portefølje {m}
ministry {n} (government department) :: [Bokmål] ministerium {n}
ministry {n} (complete body of government ministers) :: Kabinett
mink {n} (mammal) :: [Nynorsk] mink {m}
minke whale {n} (Balaenoptera acutorostrata or Balaenoptera bonaerensis) :: [Bokmål] vågehval {m}; [Nynorsk] vågekval {m}
minnow {n} (a small freshwater fish) :: [Bokmål] ørekyte {m} [phoxinus phoxinus]
Minoan {adj} (Of or relating to the civilization that developed in Crete from the neolithic period to the Bronze Age) :: [Bokmål] minoisk; [Nynorsk] minoisk
Minorca {prop} (An island of Spain) :: [Bokmål] Menorca {f}; [Nynorsk] Menorca {f}
minority {n} (subgroup that does not form a numerical majority) :: [Bokmål] minoritet {m}, mindretall {n}; [Nynorsk] minoritet {m}, mindretal {n}
minority group {n} (group that forms a minority) :: [Bokmål] minoritetsgruppe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] minoritetsgruppe {f}
minority language {n} (language spoken by a minority) :: [Bokmål] minoritetsspråk {n}; [Nynorsk] minoritetsspråk {n}
minor planet {n} (celestial body) :: småplanet {m}
mint {n} (money-producing building or institution) :: [Bokmål] myntverk {n}
mint {adj} (of condition, as new) :: som ny
mint {n} (plant) :: [Bokmål] mynte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mynte {f}
minuet {n} (dance) :: [Bokmål] menuett {m}; [Nynorsk] menuett {m}
minuet {n} (music accompanying the dance) :: [Bokmål] menuett {m}; [Nynorsk] menuett {m}
minus {n} (minus sign) SEE: minus sign ::
minus {prep} (mathematics: less) :: minus
minus {adj} (negative) :: negativ
minus sign {n} (symbol used to denote the operation of subtraction and to indicate that a number is negative) :: [Bokmål] minustegn {n}; [Nynorsk] minusteikn {n}
minute {n} (unit of time) :: minutt {n}
minute {n} (short but unspecified period of time) :: øyeblikk {n}
minute {n} (unit of angular measure) :: minutt {n}
minute {n} (record of meeting) :: protokoll {m}
minutes {n} (the official notes kept during a meeting) :: [Bokmål] referat {n}, protokoll {m}
miracle {n} (wonderful event attributed to supernatural powers) :: [Bokmål] mirakel {n}, under {n}, underverk {n}, vidunder {n}; [Nynorsk] mirakel {n}, under {n}, underverk {n}
miraculous {adj} (by supernatural or uncommon causes) :: [Bokmål] mirakuløs; [Nynorsk] mirakuløs
miraculously {adv} (in a miraculous manner) :: [Bokmål] mirakuløst
mirage {n} (an optical phenomenon) :: luftspeiling {m}
mirage {n} (illusion) SEE: illusion ::
Mirandese {prop} (Romance language) :: mirandesisk
Miriam {prop} (sister of Moses and Aaron) :: Mirjam
Miriam {prop} (female given name) :: Miriam, Mirjam
mirror {n} (smooth reflecting surface) :: [Bokmål] speil {n}; [Nynorsk] spegel {m}
mirror {n} (computing: exact copy of a data set) :: [Bokmål] speil {n}; [Nynorsk] spegel {m}
mirror {v} (of an event, activity, behaviour.. to be identical to, be a copy of, to reflect) :: [Bokmål] speile
misanthropic {adj} (hating or disliking mankind) :: misantropisk
misappropriate {v} (to embezzle) SEE: embezzle ::
misbegotten {n} (one born out of wedlock) SEE: bastard ::
misbehavior {n} (conduct that is inappropriate) :: dårlig oppførsel {m}
miscarriage {n} (termination of pregnancy) :: [Bokmål] spontan abort {m}, spontanabort {m}; [Nynorsk] spontan abort {m}, spontanabort {m}
miscarriage of justice {n} (error which led to an unjust outcome) :: justismord
miscarry {v} (to abort a foetus) :: abortere
miscegenation {n} (the mixing or blending of race) :: raseblanding {m}
miscellaneous {adj} (consisting of a variety of ingredients or parts) :: blanda, blandet
miscellaneous {adj} (having diverse characteristics) :: diverse
miscellaneous {adj} :: diverse
mischief {n} (harm or evil caused by an agent or brought about by a particular cause) :: [Bokmål] ugagn {n}, revestrek {m}, fantestrek {m}
miscible {adj} (can be mixed - of liquids) :: [Bokmål] blandbar; [Nynorsk] blandbar
miscomprehend {v} (misunderstand) SEE: misunderstand ::
misconception {n} (a mistaken belief) :: [Bokmål] misoppfatning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] misoppfatning {f}
misconduct {n} (bad behavior) SEE: misbehavior ::
misconstrue {v} (to interpret erroneously) :: feiltolke
miser {n} (skinflint or scrooge) :: gjerrigknark {m}
misfortunes never come singly {proverb} (bad things come in groups) SEE: it never rains but it pours ::
misinformation {n} (disinformation) SEE: disinformation ::
misinterpret {v} (to interpret wrongly) :: [Bokmål] mistolke; [Nynorsk] mistolke
misjudgment {n} :: feilgrep {n}
mislay {v} (to leave something in the wrong place and then forget where one put it) SEE: misplace ::
mislead {v} (trick or mislead) SEE: deceive ::
misleading {adj} (tending to mislead) :: [Bokmål] misvisende
mismanagement {n} (the process or practice of managing ineptly, incompetently, or dishonestly) :: [Bokmål] vanstyre {n}; [Nynorsk] vanstyre {n}
misogynist {n} (hater of women) :: [Bokmål] kvinnehater {m}, misogyn {m}; [Nynorsk] kvinnehatar {m}, misogyn {m}
misplace {v} (to put something somewhere and then forget its location) :: forlegge
misplace {v} (to apply one's talents inappropriately) :: misforstå
misplaced {adj} (cannot be found) :: [Bokmål] feilplassert; [Nynorsk] feilplassert
miss {v} (to feel the absence of someone or something) :: savne
miss {n} (unmarried woman) :: frøken
miss {n} (Miss) SEE: Miss ::
Miss {n} (title) :: frøken (frk.)
misshapen {adj} (deformed) :: vanskapt, misdannet
missile {n} (self-propelled, guidable projectile) :: missil
missing {adj} (missing, lacking, lost) :: [Bokmål] savnet
mission {n} (religious evangelism) :: misjon {m}
missionary {n} (person traveling to spread a religion) :: misjonær {m}
missionary {n} (missionary position) SEE: missionary position ::
missionary position {n} (position for sexual intercourse) :: misjonærstilling {c}
mission statement {n} (declaration of the purpose of an organization) :: formålsparagraf
Mississippi {n} (state) :: Mississippi
Mississippi {n} (river) :: [Bokmål] Mississippi {f}; [Nynorsk] Mississippielva {f}
Missouri {prop} (US state) :: Missouri
misspelling {n} (misspelt word) :: [Bokmål] stavefeil {m}; [Nynorsk] stavefeil {m}
mist {n} (Water or other liquid finely suspended in air) :: [Bokmål] dis {m}, tåke {m} {f}, skodde {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] dis {m}, tåke {f}, skodde {f}
mist {n} (A layer of fine droplets or particles) :: [Bokmål] tåke {m} {f}
mistake {n} (an error) :: feilgrep {n}; [Bokmål] feil {m}, tabbe {m}; [Nynorsk] feil {m}
mistake {v} (to take one thing for another) :: misforstå
mistake {v} (To make an error) :: ta feil
mister {n} (title of adult male) :: herr
mistletoe {n} (either species of such evergreen plant) :: misteltein {m}
mistreatment {n} (improper treatment) :: [Bokmål] mishandling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mishandling {f}
mistress {n} (woman of authority) :: [Bokmål] frue {m} {f}
mistress {n} (female teacher) :: [Bokmål] lærerinne {m} {f}, frøken {m} {f}
mistress {n} (woman in extramarital relationship) :: [Bokmål] elskerinne {m} {f}
misunderstand {v} (to understand incorrectly, while believing one has understood correctly) :: misforstå
misuse {n} (incorrect, improper or unlawful use) :: [Bokmål] misbruk {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] misbruk {m} {n}
mite {n} (arachnid) :: mit {m}, midd {m}
mitigate {v} (to reduce, lessen, or decrease) :: [Bokmål] lindre, formilde, avbøte
mitre {n} (a covering for the head, worn on solemn occasions by church dignitaries) :: mitra
mitt {n} (mitten) SEE: mitten ::
mitten {n} (type of glove) :: [Bokmål] vott {m}; [Nynorsk] vott {m}
mix {v} (stir two or more substances together) :: blande, mikse
mix {v} (combine items from two or more sources normally kept separate) :: blande
mix {v} (music: combine several tracks) :: mikse
mix {n} (result of mixing two or more substances) :: [Bokmål] blanding {m} {f}, miks {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] blanding {f}, miks {m} {n}
mixed {adj} (having two or more separate aspects) :: [Bokmål] blandet
mixed {adj} (Stemming from two or more races or breeds) :: [Bokmål] blandet
mixed martial arts {n} (Style of combat sport) :: mixed martial arts {p}
mixer {n} (blender) :: [Bokmål] blander {m}, blandemaskin {m}, mikser {m}; [Nynorsk] blandar {m}, blandemaskin {m} {f}, miksar {m}
Mjollnir {prop} (the hammer of Thor, Thor's hammer Mjollnir) :: [Bokmål] Mjølner {m}; [Nynorsk] Mjølne {m}, Mjølner {m}
moa {n} (extinct bird) :: moafugler
moat {n} (defensive ditch) :: [Bokmål] vollgrav {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] vollgrav {f}
mob {n} (mafia) SEE: mafia ::
mobile {adj} (capable of being moved) :: bevegelig, mobil
mobile {n} (decoration) :: uro {m}
mobile {n} (mobile phone) SEE: mobile phone ::
mobile phone {n} (portable telephone) :: mobiltelefon {m}, mobil {m}
mobile telephone {n} (mobile phone) SEE: mobile phone ::
moccasin {n} (modern shoe) :: [Bokmål] mokasin {m}, skalle {m} [Sami]; [Nynorsk] mokasin {m}, skalle {m} [Sami]
mock {v} (to mimic) :: [Bokmål] imitere, herme
mock {v} (to taunt) :: [Bokmål] herme etter
mock exam {n} (an examination where the marks do not count) :: tentamen
mode {n} (in music) :: [Bokmål] modus {m}; [Nynorsk] modus {m}
mode {n} (means of accomplishing something) :: [Bokmål] modus {m}; [Nynorsk] modus {m}
mode {n} (in computing) :: [Bokmål] modus {m}; [Nynorsk] modus {m}
mode {n} (style or fashion) :: mote
mode {n} (grammatical mood) SEE: grammatical mood ::
model aircraft {n} (aircraft made to a smaller scale) :: [Bokmål] modellfly {n}; [Nynorsk] modellfly {n}
mode of transport {n} (vehicle or system used to transport people or goods) :: [Bokmål] transportmiddel {n}; [Nynorsk] transportmiddel {n}
moderate {adj} (not excessive) :: [Bokmål] [breeze] laber; [Nynorsk] [breeze] laber
modern {adj} (pertaining to the current time and style) :: moderne
Modern Greek {prop} (Modern Greek) :: [Bokmål] nygresk {m}; [Nynorsk] nygresk {m}
Modern Standard Arabic {prop} (Modern Standard Arabic) :: [Bokmål] Moderne Standard Arabisk {m}
modification {n} (act or result of modifying or condition of being modified) :: [Bokmål] modifikasjon {m}, modifisering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] modifikasjon {m}, modifisering {f}
Mohammad {prop} (male given name) SEE: Muhammad ::
Mohammad {prop} (prophet) SEE: Muhammad ::
moiety {n} (half) SEE: half ::
moisturising cream {n} (cream that moisturises the skin) :: [Bokmål] fuktighetskrem {m}
moisturizer {n} (moisturising cream) SEE: moisturising cream ::
mojibake {n} (corrupt characters or letters) :: [Bokmål] tegnsalat
molasses {n} (thick brownish syrup refined from raw sugar) :: [Bokmål] melasse {m}; [Nynorsk] melasse {m}
mold {n} (hollow form or matrix for shaping a fluid or plastic substance) :: [Bokmål] støpeform {f}; [Nynorsk] stoypeform {f}
Moldavia {prop} (Moldova) SEE: Moldova ::
Moldavian {n} (inhabitant of the Republic of Moldova) :: [Bokmål] moldover {m}; [Nynorsk] moldovar {m}
Moldavian {prop} (language) :: [Bokmål] moldovsk {m}; [Nynorsk] moldovsk {m}
Moldova {prop} (country) :: Moldova
Moldovan {n} (Moldavian) SEE: Moldavian ::
Moldovan {prop} (Moldavian) SEE: Moldavian ::
Moldovan {adj} (Moldavian) SEE: Moldavian ::
mole {n} (dark spot on the skin) :: føflekk {m}
mole {n} (burrowing insectivore) :: [Bokmål] moldvarp {m}, muldvarp {m}; [Nynorsk] moldvarp {m}
mole {n} (internal spy) :: [Bokmål] moldvarp {m}, muldvarp {m}; [Nynorsk] moldvarp {m}
mole {n} (massive structure used as a pier or breakwater) :: [Bokmål] molo {m}; [Nynorsk] molo {m}
molecular {adj} (relating to molecules) :: [Bokmål] molekylær; [Nynorsk] molekylær
molecule {n} (group of atoms held together by chemical bonds) :: molekyl {n}; [Nynorsk] molekyl {n}
molest {v} (to abuse) :: [Bokmål] antaste
mollusc {n} (soft-bodied invertebrate of phylum Mollusca, see also: clam; oyster; mussel) :: [Bokmål] bløtdyr {n}
molybdenum {n} (chemical element) :: molybden
moment {n} (very brief period of time) :: [Bokmål] øyeblikk {n}; [Nynorsk] augeblikk {n}, augneblunk {m}
moment {n} (moment in time) :: [Bokmål] tidspunkt {n}, øyeblikk {n}; [Nynorsk] tidspunkt {n}, augeblikk {n}, augeblink {m}
moment {n} (moment of force) :: moment
momentarily {adv} (In a momentary manner) :: [Bokmål] momentant; [Nynorsk] momentant
momentarily {adv} (In a moment or very soon) :: straks, veldig snart, veldig snart, øyeblikkelig, straks, straks
Monaco {prop} (country in Europe) :: Monaco
Monaco {prop} (capital city) :: Monaco
Mona Lisa {prop} (painting by Leonardo da Vinci) :: Mona Lisa {f}
monarch {n} (ruler) :: [Bokmål] monark {m}; [Nynorsk] monark {m}
monarchic {adj} (of, or relating to monarchy or to be a monarch) :: monarkisk; [Bokmål] monarkisk; [Nynorsk] monarkisk
monarchy {n} (form of government with a hereditary head of state) :: [Bokmål] monarki {n}, kongedømme {n}; [Nynorsk] monarki {n}
monastery {n} (building for monks) :: [Bokmål] kloster {n}; [Nynorsk] kloster {n}
Monastir {prop} (former name of Bitola in Macedonia) :: Bitola
Monday {n} (day of the week) :: mandag [Bokmål]; [Nynorsk] måndag
Monday {adv} (on Monday) :: mandag
monetary policy {n} (process) :: [Bokmål] pengepolitikk {m}; [Nynorsk] pengepolitikk {m}
monetary unit {n} (standard unit of currency) :: [Bokmål] myntenhet {m} {f}
money {n} (means of exchange and measure of value) :: [Bokmål] penger {p}
money {n} (cash) :: kontanter {p}; [Bokmål] penger {p}
money doesn't grow on trees {proverb} (you must work in order to have money) :: [Bokmål] penger vokser ikke på trær
money laundering {n} (act of obscuring the origin of money that has been obtained illegally) :: hvitvasking {m}
Monégasque {n} (a native or inhabitant of Monaco) :: [Bokmål] monegasker {m}; [Nynorsk] monegask {m}, monegaskar {m}
Monégasque {adj} (of or relating to Monaco or its inhabitants) :: [Bokmål] monegaskisk; [Nynorsk] monegaskisk
Mongol {n} (A person from Mongolia; a Mongolian) SEE: Mongolian ::
Mongol {n} (member of the nomadic people) :: [Bokmål] mongol {m}; [Nynorsk] mongol {m}
Mongolia {prop} (Central Asian country) :: Mongolia
Mongolian {adj} (of or relating to Mongolia or its peoples, languages, or cultures) :: [Bokmål] mongolsk; [Nynorsk] mongolsk
Mongolian {n} (native or inhabitant of Mongolia) :: [Bokmål] mongol {m}; [Nynorsk] mongol {m}
Mongolian {n} (language of Mongolia) :: [Bokmål] mongolsk {m}; [Nynorsk] mongolsk {m}
Mongolian {n} (person of Mongoloid physical type) :: [Bokmål] mongol {m}; [Nynorsk] mongol {m}
Mongolian {adj} (designating or affected with Down syndrome) SEE: Mongol ::
mongoloid {n} (person with Down syndrome) SEE: Mongol ::
mongoose {n} (a small carnivore of the family Herpestidae) :: [Bokmål] mungo {m}
mongrel {n} (dog of mixed breed) :: [Bokmål] kjøter {m}; [Nynorsk] kjøter {m}
Monica {prop} (female given name) :: Monika
Monika {prop} (female given name) SEE: Monica ::
moniker {n} (signature) SEE: signature ::
monitor {n} (computer display) :: [Bokmål] dataskjerm {m}; [Nynorsk] dataskjerm {m}
monitor {n} (class of armored warship) :: [Bokmål] monitor {m}; [Nynorsk] monitor {m}
monitor {v} (watch over, guard) :: overvåke
monk {n} (slang: judge) SEE: judge ::
monk {n} (male member of monastic order) :: munk {m}
monk {n} (slang: loner) SEE: loner ::
monkey {n} (primate) :: [Bokmål] ape {m} {f}, apekatt {m}; [Nynorsk] ape {m} {f}, apekatt {m}
monkey bars {n} (jungle gym) SEE: jungle gym ::
monkey-eating eagle {n} (Philippine eagle) SEE: Philippine eagle ::
monochasium {n} (cyme with one flower on each axis) :: enarmet kvast, ensidig kvast
monochrome {n} (black and white image) :: monokrom {m}, svarthvittbilde {n}
monochrome {adj} (having only one colour) :: ensfarget
monochrome {adj} (of a photograph, representing colours with shades of gray) :: monokromatisk, svarthvit
monocle {n} (a single lens) :: [Bokmål] monokkel {m}; [Nynorsk] monokkel {m}
monocotyledon {n} (Plant belonging to Monocotyledones or Liliopsida) :: enfrøbladet plante; [Bokmål] enfrøbladinger
monoglottism {n} (condition of being able to speak only a single language) SEE: unilingualism ::
monogram {n} (a design composed of one or more letters used as an identifying mark) :: [Bokmål] monogram {n}; [Nynorsk] monogram {n}
monolingual {adj} (only knowing or spoken in one language) :: ettspråklig
monolingualism {n} (condition of being able to speak only a single language) SEE: unilingualism ::
monologue {n} (drama: long speech by one person) :: [Bokmål] monolog {m}; [Nynorsk] monolog {m}
monophthong {n} (vowel that has same sound throughout its pronunciation) :: monoftong {m}
monophthongization {n} (the process of becoming monophthong) :: monoftongering {m} {f}
monopoly {n} :: monopol
Monopoly {prop} (a board game) :: [Bokmål] Monopol
monorail {n} (a railroad system where the trains run on one rail) :: [Bokmål] énskinnebane {m}
monotheistic {adj} (believing in a single god) :: [Bokmål] monoteistisk; [Nynorsk] monoteistisk
monster {n} (terrifying dangerous creature) :: monster {n}; [Bokmål] uhyre {n}; [Nynorsk] uhyre {n}
monstrosity {n} (Monstrous thing, person or act) :: uhyrlighet
montage {n} (composite work created by assembling other elements) :: [Bokmål] montasje {m}; [Nynorsk] montasje {m}
Montenegrin {adj} (relating to Montenegro) :: [Bokmål] montenegrinsk; [Nynorsk] montenegrinsk
Montenegrin {n} (person from Montenegro) :: [Bokmål] montenegriner {m}; [Nynorsk] montenegrinar {m}
Montenegrin {prop} (the standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian) :: [Bokmål] montenegrinsk {m}; [Nynorsk] montenegrinsk {m}
month {n} (period into which a year is divided) :: måned
monthly {adj} (Occurring every month) :: [Bokmål] månedlig; [Nynorsk] månadleg
monthly {adv} (Occurring every month) :: [Bokmål] månedlig; [Nynorsk] månadleg
monument {n} (structure built for commemorative or symbolic reasons) :: [Bokmål] monument {n}; [Nynorsk] monument {n}
monumental {adj} (large, grand and imposing) :: [Bokmål] monumental; [Nynorsk] monumental
moo {n} (characteristic sound made by a cow or bull) :: raut {n}
moo {v} (to make a lowing sound) :: raute
moo {interj} (sound made by a cow or bull) ::
mooch {n} (moocher) SEE: moocher ::
moocher {n} (a person having a tendency to repeatedly ask help of others) :: snylter {m}
mood {n} (mental state) :: humør {n}
mood {n} (bad mood) :: dårlig humør {n}
mood {n} (disposition (see also in the mood)) :: humør {n}
mood {n} (prevalent atmosphere) :: stemning {m} {f}
mood {n} (grammatical mood) SEE: grammatical mood ::
moon {n} (largest natural satellite of planet Earth) :: månen {m}
moon {n} (any substantially sized natural satellite of a planet) :: måne {m}
moon {n} (month) :: [Bokmål] måned; [Nynorsk] månad
Moon {prop} (sole natural satellite of the Earth) :: måne {m}
moonbeam {n} (moonlight generally) SEE: moonlight ::
moonbounce {n} (bouncing castle) SEE: bouncing castle ::
moon landing {n} (arrival of a spacecraft on the moon) :: månelanding {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] månelanding {f}
moonlight {n} (light reflected from the moon) :: [Bokmål] måneskinn {n}; [Nynorsk] måneskin {n}
moon rocket {n} (moon-bound rocket-propelled vehicle) :: [Bokmål] månerakett {m}; [Nynorsk] månerakett {m}
moonshine {n} (shine of the moon) :: [Bokmål] måneskinn {n}; [Nynorsk] måneskin {n}
moonshine {n} (illicit liquor) :: [Bokmål] hjemmebrent {m}; [Nynorsk] heimebrent {m}
moor {n} (region with poor, marshy soil, peat and heath) :: lynghei
moor {v} (to fix or secure, as a vessel, in a particular place by casting anchor, or by fastening with cables or chains) :: [Bokmål] fortøye
Moor {n} (a member of a certain mixed race of Arab and Berber people) :: [Bokmål] maurer {m}; [Nynorsk] maurar {m}
Moor {n} (a member of a this race that formerly occupied Spain) :: [Bokmål] maurer {m}; [Nynorsk] maurar {m}
mooring {n} (place to moor a vessel) :: [Bokmål] fortøyning {m} {f}
mooring {n} (act of securing a vessel) :: [Bokmål] fortøyning {m} {f}
mooring buoy {n} (buoy where a vessel can moor) :: [Bokmål] fortøyningsbøye {m}
Moorish {adj} (of or pertaining to Moors) :: [Bokmål] maurisk; [Nynorsk] maurisk
Moorish {adj} (of or pertaining to architecture of Moors in Spain) :: [Bokmål] maurisk; [Nynorsk] maurisk
moose {n} (largest member of the deer family (Alces alces)) :: elg {m}
moot {n} (debate) SEE: debate ::
moot {n} (discuss) SEE: discuss ::
mop {n} (implement for washing floors) :: [Bokmål] mopp {m}; [Nynorsk] mopp {m}
mop {v} (to rub, scrub, clean or wipe with a mop, or as if with a mop) :: mopp
moped {n} (two-wheeled vehicle) :: [Bokmål] moped {m}; [Nynorsk] moped {m}
moral philosophy {n} (ethics) SEE: ethics ::
moratorium {n} (authorization permitting temporary suspension of payments) :: moratorium {n}
moratorium {n} (suspension of an ongoing activity) :: moratorium {n}
Moravia {prop} (historical region) :: Mähren
morbid {adj} (unhealthy or unwholesome, especially psychologically) :: morbid
morbid {adj} (suggesting the horror of death) :: morbid
morbid {adj} (grisly, gruesome) :: morbid
mordacious {adj} (corrosive) SEE: corrosive ::
more {determiner} (comparative of many) :: [Bokmål] flere; [Nynorsk] fleire
more {determiner} (comparative of much) :: [Bokmål] mer; [Nynorsk] meir
more {adv} (comparative of much) :: [Bokmål] mer; [Nynorsk] meir
more {adv} (word to form a comparative) :: [Bokmål] mer; [Nynorsk] meir
more Catholic than the Pope {adj} (adhering more stringently to Roman Catholic practice than is required) :: [Bokmål] mer katolsk enn paven
more haste, less speed {proverb} (when one is in a hurry, one often ends up completing a task more slowly) :: [Bokmål] hastverk er lastverk; [Nynorsk] hastverk er lastverk
more or less {adv} (approximately) :: [Bokmål] mer eller mindre; [Nynorsk] meir eller mindre
morgue {n} (place for dead people) :: likhus {n}
morgue {n} (haughty attitude) SEE: arrogance ::
moribund {adj} (approaching death) :: døende
morion {n} (type of helmet) :: morion
Mormon {prop} (ancient prophet) :: Mormon
Mormon {n} (member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) :: [Bokmål] mormon {m}; [Nynorsk] mormon {m}
morna {n} (a genre of Cape Verdean music) :: morna
morning {n} (part of the day between dawn and midday) :: [Bokmål] morgen {m}, formiddag {m}; [Nynorsk] morgon {m}, formiddag {m}
morning {n} (the part of the day after midnight and before midday) :: [Bokmål] morgen {m}; [Nynorsk] morgon {m}
morning after {n} (hangover) SEE: hangover ::
morning glory {n} (erection present on waking) SEE: morning wood ::
morning sickness {n} (early morning nausea from pregnancy) :: [Bokmål] morgenkvalme {m}
morning star {n} (spiked weapon on staff) :: [Bokmål] morgenstjerne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] morgonstjerne {f}
morning tent {n} (morning erection) SEE: morning wood ::
morning wood {n} (morning erection) :: [Bokmål] morrabrød {n}, morgenbrød {n}
Moroccan {n} (person from Morocco) :: [Bokmål] marokkaner {m}; [Nynorsk] marokkan {m}, marokkanar {m}
Moroccan {adj} (pertaining to Morocco) :: [Bokmål] marokkansk; [Nynorsk] marokkansk
Morocco {prop} (country) :: [Bokmål] Marokko
moron {n} (idiot) SEE: idiot ::
morphine {n} (crystalline alkaloid) :: [Bokmål] morfin {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] morfin {m} {n}
morrow {n} (morning) :: morgen {m}
Morse code {prop} (character code) :: [Bokmål] morsealfabet {n}; [Nynorsk] morsealfabet {n}
mortality {n} (condition of being susceptible to death) :: [Bokmål] dødelighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] dødelegheit {f}, døyelegheit
mortality {n} (death rate) :: [Bokmål] dødelighet {m} {f}, dødsrate {m}; [Nynorsk] dødelegheit {f}, døyelegheit {f}, dødsrate {m}
mortality rate {n} (the number of deaths) :: [Bokmål] dødsrate {m}, dødelighet {m} {f}, mortalitet {m}; [Nynorsk] dødsrate {m}, dødelegheit {f}, døyelegheit {f}, mortalitet {m}
mortar {n} (mixture of lime or cement, sand and water) :: mørtel {m}
mortar {n} (short large-bore cannon) :: bombekaster {m}
mortar {n} (vessel used to grind ingredients) :: morter {m}
mortgage {n} (special form of secured loan) :: hypothek {n}
mortician {n} (undertaker) SEE: undertaker ::
mortise-and-tenon joint {n} (joint) :: tappsammenføyning, hull og tapp
mortuary {n} (morgue) SEE: morgue ::
mosaic {n} (artwork) :: [Bokmål] mosaikk {m}; [Nynorsk] mosaikk {m}
Moscow {prop} (capital city of Russia) :: [Bokmål] Moskva; [Nynorsk] Moskva
Moselle {prop} (River) :: [Nynorsk] Mosel
Moses {prop} (the biblical patriarch) :: Moses
Mosotho {n} (a citizen of Lesotho) :: [Bokmål] lesothoer {m}; [Nynorsk] lesothoar {m}
mosque {n} (a place of worship for Muslims) :: [Bokmål] moské {m}; [Nynorsk] moské {m}
mosquito {n} (small flying insect of the family Culicidae, known for biting and sucking blood) :: mygg {m}
moss {n} (bog) SEE: bog ::
moss {n} (plants of the division Bryophyta) :: [Bokmål] mose {m}; [Nynorsk] mose {m}
most {determiner} (majority of) :: [Bokmål] de fleste; [Nynorsk] de fleste
most {adv} (superlative of many) :: [Bokmål] flest; [Nynorsk] flest
most {adv} (superlative of much) :: [Bokmål] mest; [Nynorsk] mest
most {adv} (adverb forming superlative) :: [Bokmål] mest; [Nynorsk] mest
most {adv} (highly) :: høyst, meget, veldig
most of all {adv} (to a greater extent than anything else) :: [Bokmål] aller mest; [Nynorsk] aller mest
motet {n} (a composition adapted to sacred words in the elaborate polyphonic church style) :: motett {m}
moth {n} (insect similar to a butterfly) :: [Bokmål] møll {m} {n}, nattsvermer {m}; [Nynorsk] møll {m}, nattsvermar {m}
moth-eaten {adj} (containing moth holes) :: [Bokmål] møllspist; [Nynorsk] mølleten
moth-eaten {adj} (old and in poor condition) :: [Bokmål] møllspist; [Nynorsk] mølleten
mother {n} (motherfucker) SEE: motherfucker ::
mother {n} (female (human) who parents a child, gives birth to a baby, or is pregnant) :: [Bokmål] mor {m} {f}, mamma {m}, moder {m}; [Nynorsk] mor {f}
mother {n} (one’s female parent) :: [Bokmål] mor {m} {f}, mamma {m}, moder {m}; [Nynorsk] mor {f}
mother {n} (hysterical passion) SEE: hysteria ::
motherfucker {n} (generic term of abuse) :: drittsekk {m}, rasshøl {n}, jævel {m}
mother-in-law {n} (spouse’s mother) :: [Bokmål] svigermor {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] svigermor {f}, vermor {f}
motherless {adj} (without a living mother) :: [Bokmål] morløs, morlaus; [Nynorsk] morlaus
motherlessness {n} (state or condition of being motherless) :: [Nynorsk] morløyse {f}
mother-of-pearl {n} (the hard pearly inner layer of certain mollusk shells) :: [Bokmål] perlemor {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] perlemor {n}
Mother's Day {n} (a day in honor of mothers) :: [Bokmål] morsdag {m}; [Nynorsk] morsdag {m}
mother's milk {n} (breast milk) SEE: breast milk ::
mother tongue {n} (one's native tongue) :: [Bokmål] morsmål {n}; [Nynorsk] morsmål {n}
motion picture {n} (movie) SEE: movie ::
motion sickness {n} (nausea or dizziness in a moving vehicle) :: [Bokmål] reisesyke {m}
motivate {v} (to encourage) :: [Bokmål] motivere
motivation {n} (willingness of action especially in behavior) :: [Bokmål] motivasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] motivasjon {m}
motive {n} :: motiv {n}
motorbiker {n} (motorcyclist) SEE: motorcyclist ::
motorboat {n} (boat driven by an engine) :: [Bokmål] motorbåt {m}; [Nynorsk] motorbåt {m}
motorcar {n} (enclosed passenger vehicle powered by engine) SEE: automobile ::
motorcaravan {n} (motor home, recreational vehicle) SEE: motor home ::
motorcycle {n} (open-seated motor-powered vehicle with two wheels) :: [Bokmål] motorsykkel {m}; [Nynorsk] motorsykkel {m}
motorcyclist {n} (someone who rides a motorcycle) :: [Bokmål] motorsyklist {m}; [Nynorsk] motorsyklist {m}
motor home {n} (recreational home on wheels) :: [Bokmål] bobil {m}
motorist {n} (one who drives a motor vehicle) :: [Bokmål] bilist {m}; [Nynorsk] bilist {m}
motor oil {n} (oil to lubricate an internal-combustion engine) :: [Bokmål] motorolje {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] motorolje {m} {f}
motor ship {n} (ship powered by an internal combustion engine) :: [Bokmål] motorskip {n}; [Nynorsk] motorskip {n}
motor vehicle {n} (any land-based means of transportation) :: [Bokmål] motorkjøretøy {n}, motorvogn {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] motorkøyretøy {n}, motorvogn {f}
motorway {n} (broad highway) :: motorvei; [Bokmål] motorvei; [Nynorsk] motorveg
motto {n} (sentence, phrase or word forming part of an heraldic achievement) :: [Bokmål] motto {n}; [Nynorsk] motto {n}
mouflon {n} (sheep) :: mufflon
mould {n} (mould) SEE: mold ::
mould {v} (mould) SEE: mold ::
mouldwarp {n} (mole) SEE: mole ::
mouldy {adj} (neglected) SEE: neglected ::
mound {n} (vulva) SEE: vulva ::
mount {n} (mountain) SEE: mountain ::
mount {v} (to place oneself on a horse, bcycle etc. to ride) :: bestige
mount {v} (to attach an object to a support) :: montere
mount {v} (computing: to attach a drive or device) :: montere
mount {v} (to get on top of an animal to mate) :: bestige
mount {v} (to have sexual intercourse with someone) :: bestige
mountain {n} (large mass of earth and rock) :: [Bokmål] fjell {n}, berg {n}; [Nynorsk] fjell {n}, berg {n}
mountain chain {n} (a series of mountain ranges) :: [Bokmål] fjellkjede {m}; [Nynorsk] fjellkjede {f}
mountaineer {n} (one who climbs mountains for sport or pleasure) :: [Bokmål] fjellklatrer {m}; [Nynorsk] fjellklatrar {m}
mountainous {adj} (having many mountains) :: [Bokmål] fjellrik; [Nynorsk] fjellrik
mountain range {n} (line of mountains) :: [Bokmål] fjellkjede {m}; [Nynorsk] fjellkjede {f}
mountain range {n} (series of mountain lines) :: [Bokmål] fjellkjede {m}; [Nynorsk] fjellkjede {f}
mountainside {n} (slope of mountain) :: [Bokmål] fjellside {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] fjellside {f}
mountaintop {n} (the summit of a mountain) :: [Bokmål] fjelltopp {m}; [Nynorsk] fjelltopp {m}
mouse {n} (rodent of the genus Mus) :: mus {f}
mouse {n} (computing: input device) :: mus {m} {f}, datamus {m} {f}
mousetrap {n} (device for killing mice) :: musefelle
moustache {n} (hair on upper lip) :: [Bokmål] bart {m}, barter {m-p}, mustasje {m}; [Nynorsk] bart {m}, bartar {m-p}, mustasje {m}
mouth {n} (the opening of a creature through which food is ingested) :: munn {m}, kjeft
mouth {n} (the end of a river out of which water flows) :: [Bokmål] munning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] munning {m} {f}
mouthful {n} (amount that will fit in a mouth) :: munnfull {m}
mouth organ {n} (mouth organ) SEE: harmonica ::
mouthpiece {n} (part of a telephone) :: telefonrør {n}
mouthpiece {n} (part of a wind or brass instrument) :: [Bokmål] munnstykke {n}; [Nynorsk] munnstykke {n}
mouthpiece {n} (spokesman who speaks on behalf of someone else) :: talerør {n} [colloquial, sometimes pejorative], talsmann {m}, talsperson {m}
movable {adj} (capable of being moved) :: [Bokmål] flyttbar; [Nynorsk] flyttbar
move {v} (to act; to take action) :: handle
move {v} (to change residence) :: flytte
move {v} (to change the place of a piece) :: flytte
move {v} (to transfer from one space or position to another) :: flytte
move {v} (to arouse the feelings or passions of) :: røre
move {n} (the act of moving; a movement) :: bevegelse
move {n} (the event of changing one's residence) :: [Bokmål] flytting {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] flytting {f}
move {n} (the act of moving a token on a gameboard) :: trekk
move away {v} :: trekke unna
movement {n} (physical motion) :: [Bokmål] bevegelse {m}, flytting {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] bevegelse {m}, flytting {f}
movement {n} (trend in various fields or social categories) :: bevegelse
movement {n} (music: division of a larger musical composition) :: [Bokmål] sats {m}; [Nynorsk] sats {m}
movie {n} (motion picture) :: [Bokmål] film {m}; [Nynorsk] film {m}
movie camera {n} (camera for filming a movie) :: [Bokmål] filmkamera {n}; [Nynorsk] filmkamera {n}
moviehouse {n} (cinema) SEE: cinema ::
movie star {n} (star of the cinema) :: [Bokmål] filmstjerne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] filmstjerne {f}
movie theater {n} (cinema) SEE: cinema ::
mow {v} (to cut something down) :: slå, skjære, klippe
mower {n} (lawnmower) SEE: lawnmower ::
Mozambican {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Mozambique, or the Mozambican people) :: [Bokmål] mosambikisk; [Nynorsk] mosambikisk
Mozarabic {prop} (language) :: mozarabisk
Mr. {n} (Mr) SEE: Mr ::
Mr {n} (abbreviation of Mister) :: herr
Mrs {n} (title before woman's name) :: [archaic] fru, [archaic] Fr
M-theory {n} (theory that unifies the five superstring theories) :: M-teori {m}
much {determiner} (a large amount of) :: mye
much obliged {adj} (thank you) SEE: thank you ::
much obliged {adj} (grateful) SEE: grateful ::
mud {n} (mixture of soil and water) :: søle {f}, gjørme {f}, leire {m} {f}
muddy {adj} (turbid) :: [Bokmål] grumsete; [Nynorsk] grumsete
mudflat {n} (tidal flat) :: [Bokmål] mudderflate {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mudderflate {f}
muff {n} (a piece of fur or cloth for keeping the hands warm) :: [Bokmål] muffe {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] muffe {f}
muffin {n} (individual cake) :: muffin, muffins {m}
muffle {n} (Anything that mutes or deadens sound) :: demper {m}
muffle {n} (A warm piece of clothing for the hands) :: muffe {m}
muffle {v} (To mute or deaden) :: dempe
muffler {n} (part of exhaust pipe) :: [Bokmål] lyddemper {m}, lydpotte {m} {f}, eksospotte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] lyddempar {m}, lydpotte {f}
muffler {n} (scarf) SEE: scarf ::
mug {n} (large cup) :: [Bokmål] krus
muggle {n} (Muggle) SEE: Muggle ::
Muggle {n} (amateur) SEE: amateur ::
Muggle {n} (non-magical person) :: gomp {m}
Muhammad {prop} (the prophet who introduced Islam) :: Muhammed
mulberry {n} (the fruit) :: morbær {n}
mulct {n} (pecuniary penalty) :: [Bokmål] mulkt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] mulkt {f}
mule {n} (offspring of male donkey and female horse) :: muldyr {n}
mulled wine {n} (wine with spices served hot) :: [Bokmål] gløgg {m}; [Nynorsk] gløgg {m}
mullet {n} (fish of the family Mugilidae (grey mullets)) :: multe
mullet {n} (hairstyle) :: hockeysveis {m}
multi- {prefix} (pertaining to many) :: [Bokmål] fler-; [Nynorsk] fleir-
multicolor {adj} (multicolored) SEE: multicolored ::
multicolored {adj} (having multiple colors) :: [Bokmål] flerfarget, flerfarga; [Nynorsk] fleirfarga
multicultural {adj} (relating to several different cultures) :: [Bokmål] flerkulturell; [Nynorsk] fleirkulturell
multilingual {adj} (pertaining to multiple languages) :: [Bokmål] flerspråklig; [Nynorsk] fleirspråkleg
multilingual {adj} (able to communicate fluently in multiple languages) :: [Bokmål] flerspråklig; [Nynorsk] fleirspråkleg
multilingualism {n} (ability to speak several languages) :: [Bokmål] flerspråklighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] fleirspråklegheit {f}
multimillionaire {n} (person worth many millions) :: [Bokmål] mangemillionær {m}; [Nynorsk] mangemillionær {m}
multiple {adj} (having more than one element, part, component or function) :: [Bokmål] flere; [Nynorsk] fleire
multiplication {n} (process) :: [Bokmål] multiplikasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] multiplikasjon {m}
multiplication {n} (calculation) :: [Bokmål] multiplikasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] multiplikasjon {m}
multiplication table {n} (in arithmetic) :: multiplikasjonstabell {m}; [Bokmål] gangetabell {m}; [Nynorsk] gongetabell {m}
multiply {v} (transitive: perform multiplication on (a number)) :: [Bokmål] multiplisere, gange; [Nynorsk] multiplisere, gange
multiply {v} (intransitive: perform multiplication) :: [Bokmål] multiplisere, gange; [Nynorsk] multiplisere, gange
mumble {v} (to speak unintelligibly) :: mumle
mumble {n} (quiet vocalization) :: mumling {m} {f}
mumble {n} (low tone of voice) :: mumling {m} {f}
mumbo jumbo {n} (meaningless speech) :: [Bokmål] vrøvl {n}, vås {n}, tøys {n}
mummy {n} (embalmed corpse) :: mumie {m}
mummy {n} (child's term for mother) :: mamma {m}
mumps {n} (contagious disease) :: kusma
munch {v} (to chew) :: knaske
mundane {adj} (worldly) :: verdslig
mundane {adj} (ordinary) :: alminnelig, repeterende
mundane {adj} (tedious) :: kjedelig
Munich {prop} (capital of Bavaria) :: München
municipal {adj} (pertaining to city) :: kommunal, kommune-
municipality {n} (a district with a government that typically encloses no other governed districts) :: [Bokmål] kommune {m}; [Nynorsk] kommune {m}
munificent {adj} ((of a person or group) very liberal in giving or bestowing) :: raus, rundhåndet
muon {n} (an unstable elementary particle in the lepton family) :: myon {n}
murder {n} (an act of deliberate killing) :: mord {n}
murder {n} (the crime of deliberate killing) :: overlagt drap {n}
murder {v} (deliberately kill) :: myrde
murder {v} (defeat decisively) :: ta knekken på
murder {v} (express one’s anger at) :: drepe
murderer {n} (person who commits murder) :: [Bokmål] morder {m}, drapsmann {m}; [Nynorsk] mordar {m}, drapsmann {m}
murderess {n} (woman who commits murder) :: [Bokmål] morderske {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] morderske {f}
murder weapon {n} (weapon used to commit a murder) :: mordvåpen {n}
Murphy's law {prop} (adage which states that if anything can go wrong it will) :: Loven om tingenes iboende faenskap.
murrey {n} (mulberry) SEE: mulberry ::
muscle {n} (contractile tissue) :: muskel
muscleman {n} (bodyguard) SEE: bodyguard ::
Muscovite {n} (resident of Moscow) :: [Bokmål] moskovitt {m}; [Nynorsk] moskovitt {m}
Muscovy duck {n} (duck) :: moskusand {m}, knoppand {m}
muscular {adj} (of or relating to muscles) :: [Bokmål] muskulær; [Nynorsk] muskulær
muscular {adj} (having large, well-developed muscles) :: [Bokmål] muskuløs; [Nynorsk] muskuløs
muse {n} (a source of inspiration) :: muse
museum {n} (building or institution) :: museum
mushroom {n} (fruiting body of a fungus) :: [Bokmål] sopp {m}; [Nynorsk] sopp {m}
music {n} (sound, organized in time in a melodious way) :: musikk {m}
music {n} (any pleasing or interesting sounds) :: musikk {m}
music {n} (sheet music) :: noter {p}
music {n} :: musikk {m}
musical {n} (stage performance, show or film) :: [Bokmål] musikal {m}; [Nynorsk] musikal {m}
musical instrument {n} (a device, object, contrivance or machine used to produce musical notes or sounds) :: [Bokmål] musikkinstrument {n}; [Nynorsk] musikkinstrument {n}
musician {n} (person who performs or writes music) :: [Bokmål] musiker {m}; [Nynorsk] musikar {m}
musicology {n} (study of music) :: [Bokmål] musikkvitenskap {m}; [Nynorsk] musikkvitskap {m}
musket {n} (firearm) :: muskett {m}
musketeer {n} (foot soldier) :: musketer {m}
musk ox {n} (an arctic mammal) :: [Bokmål] moskusoks; [Nynorsk] moskusfe
muskrat {n} (Ondatra zibethicus) :: bisamrotte
Muslim {n} (believer of Islam) :: [Bokmål] muslim
Muslim {adj} (relating to believers of Islam) :: [Bokmål] muslimsk; [Nynorsk] muslimsk
muslin {n} (very different styles of fabric) SEE: fabric ::
musquash {n} (Ondatra zibethicus) SEE: muskrat ::
mussel {n} (any small edible bivalve shellfish, see also: clam; oyster; mollusc) :: blåskjell
must {v} (be required to) :: måtte
must {n} (something mandatory) :: krav {n}, must {n}
must {n} (Fruit juice that will ferment or has fermented, usually grapes) :: [Bokmål] most {m}; [Nynorsk] most {m}
mustache {n} (moustache) SEE: moustache ::
mustard {n} (condiment) :: sennep [Bokmål]
muster {v} (to show, exhibit) SEE: show ::
mutation {n} (heritable change in genetic material) :: [Bokmål] mutasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] mutasjon {m}
mute {adj} (not having the power of speech) :: stum
mute {adj} (silent, not making a sound) :: stille
mute {n} (sordine) :: sordin {m}
mute {v} (turn off the sound of) :: slå av, dempe
mute {n} (bird droppings) :: skitt {m}, dritt {m}
mutt {n} (a mongrel dog) :: kjøter {m}
mutt {n} (a term of abuse) :: [Bokmål] tulling
mutual {adj} (having the same relationship, each to each other) :: gjensidig
mutual {adj} (reciprocal) :: gjensidig
mutual {adj} (possessed in common) :: felles
mutually {adv} (in the same way, each to the other; reciprocally) :: [Bokmål] gjensidig
mutually {adv} (in a shared manner; equally; affecting all parties the same way) :: [Bokmål] gjensidig
muzzle {n} (part of animal's head) :: [Bokmål] snute {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] snute {m}
muzzle {n} (open end of a gun) :: [Bokmål] munning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] munning {m} {f}
muzzle {v} (to apply a muzzle) :: sette munnkurv
muzzle {v} (to restrain from speaking or acting) :: gi, munnkurv
my {determiner} (belonging to me) :: min {m}
Myanmar {prop} (Southeast Asian country) :: Myanmar, Burma
Myanmar {prop} (Burmese) SEE: Burmese ::
my car has broken down {phrase} (my car has broken down) :: jeg har motorstans
mycorrhiza {n} (symbiotic relationship between the mycelium of a fungus and the roots of a plant) :: [Nynorsk] sopprot
my name is {phrase} (a way to identify oneself) :: jeg heter..., mitt navn er...
myocardial infarction {n} (heart attack) SEE: heart attack ::
myopia {n} (disorder of the vision) SEE: nearsightedness ::
myopic {adj} (unable to see distant objects unaided) :: [Bokmål] nærsynt
my pleasure {interj} (a polite reaction to receiving thanks) :: bare hyggelig, værsågod
myrrh {n} (dried sap of the myrrha tree) :: myrra
myrtle {n} (evergreen shrub) :: myrte
myself {pron} (me, reflexive form of I) :: meg selv
mysterious {adj} (difficult to understand) :: mystiskt [lit], mystiskt [literally]; [Bokmål] mystisk; [Nynorsk] mystisk
mysterious {adj} :: mystisk
mystery {n} (something secret or unexplainable) :: mysterium {n}
mystical {adj} (relating to mystics or mysticism) :: [Bokmål] mystisk; [Nynorsk] mystisk
mysticism {n} (beliefs and ideas of mystics) :: [Bokmål] mystikk {m}; [Nynorsk] mystikk {m}
mysticism {n} (doctrine of direct communication of divine truth) :: [Bokmål] mystikk {m}; [Nynorsk] mystikk {m}
mysticism {n} (transcendental union of soul with the divinity) :: [Bokmål] mystikk {m}; [Nynorsk] mystikk {m}
myth {n} (divine story) :: [Bokmål] myte {m}; [Nynorsk] myte {m}
myth {n} (commonly-held but false belief) :: [Bokmål] myte {m}; [Nynorsk] myte {m}
mythical {adj} (existing in myth) :: [Bokmål] mytisk; [Nynorsk] mytisk