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rabbi {n} (Jewish scholar or teacher) :: [Bokmål] rabbiner {m}; [Nynorsk] rabbin {m}, rabbinar {m}
rabbit {n} (mammal) :: kanin {m}
rabies {n} (viral disease) :: hundegalskap {n}, rabies {m}
raccoon {n} (nocturnal omnivore living in North America, Procyon lotor) :: vaskebjørn {m}
race {n} (a large group of people set apart from others on the basis of a common heritage) :: [Bokmål] rase {m}; [Nynorsk] rase {m}
race {n} (a large group of people set apart from others on the basis of common, physical characteristics) :: [Bokmål] rase {m}; [Nynorsk] rase {m}
racecourse {n} ((UK) a racetrack where horse races are run) :: [Bokmål] galoppbane {m}; [Nynorsk] galoppbane {m} {f}
racemose {adj} (botany: having flowers arranged along a single central axis) :: racemøs
racetrack {n} (a course over which races are run) :: [Bokmål] [motor sports] racerbane {m}; [Nynorsk] [motor sports] racerbane {m}
Rachel {prop} (younger daughter of Laban) :: Rakel
racism {n} (race discrimination or dislike) :: [Bokmål] rasisme {m}; [Nynorsk] rasisme {m}
racket {n} (implement) :: [Bokmål] rekkert {m}, racket {m}; [Nynorsk] rekkert {m}, racket {m}
racoon {n} (raccoon) SEE: raccoon ::
radar {n} (method of detecting distant objects) :: [Bokmål] radar {m}; [Nynorsk] radar {m}
radiation {n} (shooting forth of anything from a point or surface) :: utstråling {c}
radiation {n} (process of radiating waves or particles) :: stråling {c}
radiation {n} (transfer of energy via radiation) :: stråling {c}
radiation {n} (radioactive energy) :: stråling {c}
radiator {n} (device that lowers engine coolant temperature by conducting heat to the air) :: [Bokmål] radiator {m}; [Nynorsk] radiator {m}
radiator {n} (finned metal fixture that carries hot water or steam in order to heat a room) :: [Bokmål] radiator {m}; [Nynorsk] radiator {m}
radical {adj} (favouring fundamental change) :: [Bokmål] radikal; [Nynorsk] radikal
radio {n} (technology) :: [Bokmål] radio {m}; [Nynorsk] radio {m}
radio {n} (receiver) :: [Bokmål] radio {m}; [Nynorsk] radio {m}
radio {n} (transmitter) :: [Bokmål] radio {m}; [Nynorsk] radio {m}
radioactivity {n} (emission of ionizing radiation) :: [Bokmål] radioaktivitet {m}; [Nynorsk] radioaktivitet {m}
radioactivity {n} (radiation emitted) :: [Bokmål] radioaktivitet {m}; [Nynorsk] radioaktivitet {m}
radio-controlled {adj} (controlled remotely using radio signals) :: [Bokmål] radiostyrt; [Nynorsk] radiostyrt
radio drama {n} (acoustic performance) :: hørespill
radiographer {n} (someone who works with radiography) :: [Bokmål] radiograf {m}; [Nynorsk] radiograf {m}
radio signal {n} (signal transmitted / received by radio) :: [Bokmål] radiosignal {n}; [Nynorsk] radiosignal {n}
radio station {n} (broadcast station emitting an audio signal) :: [Bokmål] radiostasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] radiostasjon {m}
radio wave {n} (electromagnetic radiation) :: [Bokmål] radiobølge {m} {f}
radish {n} (plant) :: [Bokmål] reddik {m}; [Nynorsk] reddik {m}
radish {n} (edible root) :: [Bokmål] reddik {m}; [Nynorsk] reddik {m}
radius {n} (line segment) :: [Bokmål] radius {m}; [Nynorsk] radius {m}
radius {n} (length of this line segment) :: [Bokmål] radius {m}; [Nynorsk] radius {m}
radix {n} (biology: root) SEE: root ::
radix {n} (mathematics: number of distinct symbols used to represent numbers) :: [Bokmål] grunntall {n}; [Nynorsk] grunntal {n}
radon {n} (chemical element) :: radon {n}
raft {n} (flat, floating structure) :: [Bokmål] flåte {m}; [Nynorsk] flote {m}, flåte {m}
rag {n} (piece of cloth) :: [Bokmål] klut {m}
ragbag {n} (collection of miscellaneous things) SEE: hodgepodge ::
rag doll {n} (a doll made from cloth and rags) :: [Bokmål] filledukke {m} {f}, filledokke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] filledokke {f}
rage {v} (act in an angry manner) :: rase
Ragnarok {prop} (the final battle in Norse mythology) :: ragnarok {n}
rail {n} (means of transportation) SEE: railway ::
rail {n} (horizontal bar; railing) :: rekkverk, gelender, rekkverk, gelender
rail {n} (metal bar) :: skinne
rail {n} (horizontal piece of wood in a door or window) :: sprosse (i vindu), slå (for dør)
railcar {n} (any railway carriage) SEE: railroad car ::
railing {n} (fence or barrier) :: [Bokmål] rekkverk {n}, gelender {n}; [Nynorsk] rekkverk {n}, gelender {n}
railroad {n} (permanent road consisting of fixed metal rails) SEE: railway ::
railroad {n} (transportation system) SEE: railway ::
railroad car {n} (railroad vehicle) :: [Bokmål] togvogn {m}; [Nynorsk] togvogn {m}
railroad crossing {n} (level crossing) SEE: level crossing ::
railroad station {n} (place where trains stop for passengers) SEE: railway station ::
railroad switch {n} (points) SEE: points ::
railroad tie {n} (piece supporting the rails of a railroad) :: sville {m}
railway {n} (track, consisting of parallel rails) :: [Bokmål] jernbane {m}; [Nynorsk] jernbane {m} {f}, jarnbane {m} {f}
railway {n} (transport system using these rails) :: [Bokmål] jernbane {m}; [Nynorsk] jarnbane {m} {f}, jernbane {m} {f}
railway line {n} (railway track) :: [Bokmål] jernbanelinje {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] jarnbanelinje {f}, jernbanelinje {f}
railway station {n} (place where trains stop) :: [Bokmål] togstasjon {m}, jernbanestasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] jarnbanestasjon {m}, jernbanestasjon {m}
rain {n} (condensed water from a cloud) :: regn {n}, regnvær {n}
rain {n} (any matter falling) :: regn {n}
rain {n} (an instance of particles falling) :: regn {n}
rain {v} (of rain: to fall from the sky) :: regne
rain {v} (to fall in large quantities) :: regne
rain {v} (to issue in large quantities) :: regne
rainbow {n} (multicoloured arch in the sky) :: [Bokmål] regnbue {m}, regnboge {m}; [Nynorsk] regnboge {m}
rainbow trout {n} (Oncorhynchus mykiss (countable)) :: [Bokmål] regnbueørret {m}; [Nynorsk] regnbogeaure {m}
rainbow trout {n} :: orret
rain buckets {v} (to rain heavily) SEE: rain cats and dogs ::
rain cats and dogs {v} (to rain very heavily) :: [Bokmål] høljeregne, høljregne, regne sinte kjerringer [rain mad hags]; [Nynorsk] høljeregne, ausregne
raindrop {n} (droplet of rainwater) :: [Bokmål] regndråpe {m}; [Nynorsk] regndrope {m}
rainfall {n} (amount of rain that falls on a single occasion) :: nedbør {m}
rainforest {n} (forest in a climate with high annual rainfall and no dry season) :: [Bokmål] regnskog {m}, regnskau {m}; [Nynorsk] regnskog {m}
rain pitchforks {v} (rain cats and dogs) SEE: rain cats and dogs ::
rainwater {n} (rainfall) SEE: rainfall ::
rainwater {n} (water sourced from rain) :: [Bokmål] regnvann {n}
rainwear {n} (clothing worn as a protection from rain) :: [Bokmål] regntøy {n}; [Nynorsk] regntøy {n}, regnty {n}
rainy season {n} (portion of the year when rainfall amounts are greatest) :: [Bokmål] regntid {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] regntid {f}
raised bog {n} :: nedbørsmyr, ombrogen myr, ombrotrof myr
raisin {n} (dried grape) :: [Bokmål] rosin {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rosin {f}
raising {n} (recruitment) SEE: recruitment ::
rake {n} (garden tool) :: rake {m} {f}
rally {n} (tennis: sequence of strokes) :: ballveksling {m}
rally {n} (motor racing: event) :: [Bokmål] rally {n}; [Nynorsk] rally {n}
rally {v} (To collect, and reduce to order, as troops dispersed or thrown into confusion) :: [mostly reflexive] regruppere (seg)
rally {v} (To come into orderly arrangement) :: samle seg, fylke seg
rally {v} (To collect one's vital powers or forces) :: komme seg, [idiomatic] komme til krefter
ram {n} (male sheep) :: [Bokmål] vær {m}, saubukk {m}, sauebukk {m}; [Nynorsk] vêr {m}, saubukk {m}, sauebukk {m}
ram {n} (battering ram) SEE: battering ram ::
ramble {n} (stroll) SEE: stroll ::
ramshackle {adj} (in disrepair or disorder) :: [Bokmål] falleferdig; [Nynorsk] falleferdig
ramson {n} (ramsons) SEE: ramsons ::
ramsons {n} (Allium ursinum) :: [Bokmål] ramsløk {m}
rancid {adj} (being rank in taste or smell) :: harsk
rand {n} (currency of South Africa) :: [Bokmål] rand {m}; [Nynorsk] rand {m}
Randolph {prop} (male given name) :: Randolf, Randulf
random {adj} (all outcomes being unpredictable) :: tilfeldig, tilfellelig, tilfelleleg
random {adj} (mathematics: of or relating to probability distribution) :: tilfeldig, tilfellelig, tilfelleleg
random {adj} (computing: pseudorandom) :: tilfeldig, tilfellelig, tilfelleleg
random {adj} :: [Bokmål] vilkårlig
range {v} (to travel over) SEE: roam ::
range {v} (to separate into parts) SEE: sift ::
range anxiety {n} (fear that a vehicle has insufficient range to reach its destination) :: [Bokmål] rekkeviddeangst {m}
rank {n} (chess: one of the horizontal lines of squares) :: [Bokmål] rad {f}
ransom {n} (money paid for the freeing of a hostage) :: [Bokmål] løsepenger {p}
ransomware {n} (malware) :: utpressingsvare {f}, utpressingsprogramvare {f}
rape {n} (act of forcing sexual activity) :: [Bokmål] voldtekt; [Nynorsk] valdtekt {f}
rape {v} (force sexual intercourse) :: [Bokmål] voldta; [Nynorsk] valdta
rapid {adj} (Very swift or quick) :: rask, hurtig
rapid {n} (section of river) :: [Bokmål] stryk {n}; [Nynorsk] stryk {n}
rapist {n} (someone who rapes someone else) :: [Bokmål] voldtektsforbryter {m}, voldtektsmann {m}, voldtektskvinne {f}; [Nynorsk] valdtektsforbrytar {m}, valdtektsmann {m}
rare {adj} (very uncommon) :: skjelden
rareness {n} (property of being rare) :: [Bokmål] sjeldenhet {m} {f}
rarity {n} (measure of the scarcity of an object) :: [Bokmål] sjeldenhet {m} {f}
rarity {n} (rare object) :: [Bokmål] sjeldenhet {m} {f}
rash {n} (of skin) :: utslett {n}
raspberry {n} (plant) :: [Bokmål] bringebærbusk {m}, bringebær {n}; [Nynorsk] bringebær {n}, bringbær {n}
raspberry {n} (fruit) :: [Bokmål] bringebær {n}; [Nynorsk] bringebær {n}, bringbær {n}
raspberry {n} (noise imitative of a fart) :: prompelyd {m}
raspy {adj} (irritable) SEE: irritable ::
rat {n} (rodent) :: [Bokmål] rotte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rotte {f}
ratchet {n} :: sperrehake {m}, sperrehjul {n}, klinkehake {m}
rate {n} (speed) SEE: speed ::
rate {n} (proportional relationship between amounts) :: hyppighet, prosent, tall; [Bokmål] rate {m}; [Nynorsk] rate {m}
rate {n} (set price or fee determined in relation to a particular scale or standard) :: [Bokmål] rate {m}; [Nynorsk] rate {m}
rate {v} (berate) SEE: berate ::
rather {adv} (preferably) :: heller, fortrinnsvis
rather {adv} (somewhat, fairly) :: ganske, nokså, temmelig
ratio {n} (number representing comparison) :: forhold {n}
rational {n} (rational number) SEE: rational number ::
rationality {n} (quality or state of being rational) :: [Bokmål] rasjonalitet {m}; [Nynorsk] rasjonalitet {m}
rational number {n} (quotient of integers) :: rasjonalt tall {n}
rationing {n} (controlled distribution of scarce resources) :: [Bokmål] rasjonering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rasjonering {f}
rat poison {n} (poison for killing rats etc.) :: [Bokmål] rottegift {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rottegift {f}
rat race {n} (activity which is hectic, tedious, and congested with participants) :: rotterace, rotteres
rattle {n} (baby’s toy) :: skrangle, rasle, rangle
rattle {n} (death rattle) SEE: death rattle ::
raven {n} (bird) :: ravn {m}
raven {adj} (of the color of the raven; jet-black) :: ravnsort, ravnsvart
ravish {v} (rape) SEE: rape ::
rawhide {n} (untanned hide) :: råskinn
raw material {n} (material in its unprocessed, natural state) :: [Bokmål] råmateriale {n}, råmaterial {n}; [Nynorsk] råmateriale {n}
ray {n} (beam of light or radiation) :: [Bokmål] stråle {m}; [Nynorsk] stråle {m}
Raymond {prop} (male given name) :: Raymond
ray of light {n} (column of light) :: [Bokmål] lysstråle {m}; [Nynorsk] lysstråle {m}
razor {n} (shaving knife) :: barberhøvel
razor {n} (shaving instrument) :: [Bokmål] barberhøvel {m}; [Nynorsk] barberhøvel {m}
razorbill {n} (a large black and white auk, Alca torda) :: [Bokmål] alke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] alke {f}
razor blade {n} (razor blade) :: [Bokmål] barberblad {n}; [Nynorsk] barberblad {n}
razor wire {n} :: piggtråd {m}
re- {prefix} (again) :: gjen-
reach {v} (to arrive at by effort) :: rekke
reactant {n} (participant at the start of a chemical reaction) :: [Bokmål] reaktant {m}; [Nynorsk] reaktant {m} {n}
reaction {n} (action in response to an event) :: [Bokmål] reaksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] reaksjon {m}
reaction {n} (chemical transformation) :: [Bokmål] reaksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] reaksjon {m}
reactionary {adj} (opposed to change) :: reaksjonær
reactionary {n} (such a person) :: reaksjonær {m}
reaction time {n} (time taken to react) :: [Bokmål] reaksjonstid {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] reaksjonstid {f}
reactor {n} (a device which uses atomic energy to produce heat) :: [Bokmål] reaktor {m}; [Nynorsk] reaktor {m}
read {v} (look at and interpret letters or other information) :: lese
read {v} (speak aloud words or other information that is written) :: lese
read {v} (have the ability to read text or other information) :: lese
read {v} (be able to hear (in a radio communication)) :: forstå, høre, oppfatte
read {v} (make a study of) :: studere
readability {n} (property of being capable of being read; legibility) :: [Bokmål] lesbarhet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] lesbarheit {f}
readable {adj} (which can be read by a certain device) :: [Bokmål] lesbar; [Nynorsk] lesbar
readable {adj} (enjoyable to read) :: [Bokmål] lesbar, leselig; [Nynorsk] lesbar, leseleg
readableness {n} (readability) SEE: readability ::
reader {n} (person who reads a publication) :: [Bokmål] leser {m}; [Nynorsk] lesar {m}
readiness {n} (state or degree of being ready) :: [Bokmål] beredskap {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] beredskap {m}
reading {n} (process of interpreting written language) :: [Bokmål] lesing {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] lesing {f}
reading {n} (occasion in which material is read aloud) :: [Bokmål] lesning {m} {f}
reading {n} (something to read) SEE: reading material ::
reading material {n} (anything produced for reading) :: [Bokmål] lesestoff {n}; [Nynorsk] lesestoff {n}
ready {n} (cash) SEE: cash ::
ready {adj} (prepared for immediate action or use) :: klar, parat
ready {adj} (inclined, apt to happen) :: beredt, rede
ready {adj} :: klar
ready, aim, fire {interj} (sequence of commands) :: klar, sikt, fyr
ready-mixed {adj} (mixed in advance) :: [Bokmål] ferdigblandet; [Nynorsk] ferdigblanda
ready, set, go {phrase} (on your mark, get set, go) SEE: on your mark, get set, go ::
ready, steady, go {phrase} (on your mark, get set, go) SEE: on your mark, get set, go ::
reagent {n} (substance used in chemical reactions) :: [Bokmål] reagens {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] reagens {m} {n}
real {adj} (true, genuine, not merely nominal) :: virkelig
real {adj} :: ekte
real {n} (a unit of currency used in Brazil) :: [Bokmål] real {m}; [Nynorsk] real {m}
real {n} (mathematics: a real number) SEE: real number ::
real {adv} (really) SEE: really ::
real estate {n} (property that cannot easily be moved) :: fast eiendom
realia {n} (real objects or facts) :: realia {m-p}
realism {n} (concern for fact or reality) :: realisme
reality {n} (a real entity, event etc.) :: [Bokmål] realitet {m}; [Nynorsk] realitet {m}
reality {n} (entirety of all that is real) :: [Bokmål] virkelighet {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] røynd {f}, røyndom {m}, verkelegheit {f}
really {adv} (informally, as an intensifier; very, very much) :: veldig
realm {n} (sphere or influence) :: rike
real number {n} (limit of a convergent sequence of rational numbers) :: reelt tall {n}
real number {n} (floating-point number) SEE: floating-point number ::
realpolitik {n} (pragmatic international government policy) :: realpolitikk {m}
real property {n} (real estate) SEE: real estate ::
realtor {n} (dealer in real estate) :: eiendomsmegler {m}
reaper {n} (the Grim Reaper) SEE: Grim Reaper ::
reap hook {n} (sickle) SEE: sickle ::
reaping hook {n} (sickle) SEE: sickle ::
rear end {n} (back or hindmost part) :: [Bokmål] bakende {m}; [Nynorsk] bakende {m}
rear end {n} (buttocks) :: [Bokmål] bakende {m}; [Nynorsk] bakende {m}
rearguard {n} (the rearmost part of a force) :: baktropp {m}
rearm {v} (to replace or restore the weapons or arms) :: gjenoppruste
rearmament {n} (the process of rearming) :: [Bokmål] gjenopprustning {m} {f}, gjenopprusting {m} {f}, opprustning {m} {f}, opprusting {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] gjenopprusting {f}, opprusting {f}
reason {n} (that which causes: a cause) :: [Bokmål] årsak {m} {f}
reason {n} ((the capacity of the human mind for) rational thinking) :: fornuft
reason {n} :: grunn
reason {v} (to deduce by being rational) :: resonnere, overveie
reason {v} (to converse; to compare opinions) :: diskutere fornuftig
reason {v} (to arrange and present the reasons for or against; to examine, debate, discuss) SEE: debate ::
reason {n} (math: ratio, proportion) SEE: ratio ::
reasonable {adj} (just; fair; agreeable to reason) :: [Bokmål] rimelig, fornuftig; [Nynorsk] rimeleg, fornuftig
reasonable {adj} (inexpensive) :: [Bokmål] rimelig; [Nynorsk] rimeleg
reasonable {adj} (satisfactory) :: fornuftig
reasoning {n} (action of the verb 'to reason') :: [Bokmål] tankegang {m}; [Nynorsk] tankegang {m}
rebate {n} (A deduction from an amount to be paid; an abatement) :: [Bokmål] rabatt
Rebecca {prop} (female given name) :: Rebekka
Rebekah {prop} (sister of Laban and wife to Isaac) :: Rebekka
rebel {n} (person who resists an established authority) :: [Bokmål] opprører {m}; [Nynorsk] opprørar {m}
rebirth {n} (reincarnation) :: [Bokmål] gjenfødelse {m}, reinkarnasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] gjenføding {f}, reinkarnasjon {m}
reborn {adj} :: gjenfødt
rebuke {v} (to criticise harshly; to reprove) :: bestride
recalcitrant {adj} (marked by a stubborn unwillingness to obey figures of authority) :: trassig
recalcitrant {adj} (hard to deal with or operate) :: gjenstridig
recall {v} (to order the return of (faulty product)) :: [Bokmål] tilbakekalle
recall {v} (to recall) SEE: reproduce ::
recapture {n} (act of capturing again) :: [Bokmål] gjenerobring {m} {f}
receipt {n} (act of receiving) :: [Bokmål] mottakelse {m}, mottak; [Nynorsk] mottak
receipt {n} (written acknowledgement) :: kvittering
receipt {n} (obsolete: recipe) :: oppskrift
receive {v} (get) ::
receive {v} (to act as a host for guests) :: ta imot
receiver {n} (person who receives) :: mottaker {m}
receiver {n} (person who accepts stolen goods) :: heler {m}
receiver {n} (electronic device) :: mottaker {m}
recent {adj} (having happened a short while ago) :: nylig
recently {adv} (in the recent past) :: [Bokmål] nylig, i det siste; [Nynorsk] nyleg, i det siste
receptacle {n} (container) :: beholder {m}
receptacle {n} (botany: part of flower) :: blomsterbunn {m}
receptacle {n} (electrical: contact device) :: stikkontakt {m}
reception {n} (act of receiving) :: [Bokmål] mottakelse {m}
reception {n} (electronics: act or ability to receive signals) :: [Bokmål] mottak {n}; [Nynorsk] mottak {n}
reception {n} (social engagement) :: [Bokmål] resepsjon {m}, mottakelse {m}; [Nynorsk] resepsjon {m}
reception {n} (front desk) :: [Bokmål] resepsjon {m}; [Nynorsk] resepsjon {m}
reception {n} :: mottak {n}
receptionist {n} (employee who receives visitors and/or calls, typically in an office setting) :: [Bokmål] resepsjonist {m}; [Nynorsk] resepsjonist {m}
receptivity {n} (the state of being receptive) :: mottakelighet
recipe {n} (instructions for making or preparing food dishes) :: oppskrift {m} {f}
reciprocal {adj} (done by each of two people towards the other) :: [Bokmål] gjensidig; [Nynorsk] gjensidig
reciprocal {adj} (done, given, felt, or owed in return) :: [Bokmål] gjensidig; [Nynorsk] gjensidig
reciprocity {n} (the state or quality of being reciprocal) :: [Bokmål] gjensidighet {m} {f}
recite {v} (to recite) SEE: say ::
recite {v} (to repeat aloud some passage, poem or other text previously memorized, often before an audience) :: [Bokmål] resitere; [Nynorsk] resitere, resitera
recite {v} (to deliver a recitation) :: [Bokmål] resitere; [Nynorsk] resitere, resitera
reclaim {v} (to tame or domesticate a wild animal) SEE: tame ::
recoil {n} (pushback from a fired firearm) :: rekyl {m}, tilbakeslag {n}, tilbakestøt {n}, tilbakevirkning {m}
recoil {v} (to pull back, especially in disgust, horror or astonishment) :: rekylere, spenne tilbake, sprette tilbake, springe tilbake, trekke seg tilbake, gyse tilbake
recommendation {n} :: [Bokmål] anbefaling {c}; [Nynorsk] anbefaling {f}
recompense {n} (that which compensates for a harm done) :: erstatning, vederlag
recompense {v} (to give compensation) :: erstatte, gjengjelde
reconcile {v} (to restore a friendly relationship) :: forsone
reconciliation {n} (accounting process) :: avstemming {m}
reconnoiter {n} (instance of reconnoitering) :: rekognosere
reconquest {n} (act or process of conquering again) :: [Bokmål] gjenerobring {m} {f}
reconstruction {n} (something reconstructed or restored) :: [Bokmål] rekonstruksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] rekonstruksjon {m}
record {n} (most extreme known value of some achievement) :: [Bokmål] rekord {m}; [Nynorsk] rekord {m}
record {v} (make an audio or video recording of) :: spille inn
record book {n} (book listing achievements) :: [Bokmål] rekordbok {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rekordbok {f}
recording {n} (reproduction stored in a permanent medium) :: [Bokmål] innspilling {m} {f}
record label {n} (brand of a company that produces records) SEE: label ::
record player {n} (analogue electronic device for playing gramophone records) :: [Bokmål] platespiller {m}, platespeller {m}, grammofon {m}; [Nynorsk] platespelar {m}
recovery {n} (act or process of regaining or repossession of something lost) :: [Bokmål] berging {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] berging {f}
recreate {v} (create anew) :: [Bokmål] gjenskape
recreate {v} (to produce again, to recreate) SEE: reproduce ::
recreation {n} (activity that diverts, amuses or stimulates) :: rekreasjon
recruit {n} (newly enlisted soldier) :: [Bokmål] rekrutt {m}; [Nynorsk] rekrutt {m}
recruit {n} (hired worker) :: [Bokmål] rekrutt {m}; [Nynorsk] rekrutt {m}
recruit {v} (to enroll or enlist new members or potential employees) :: [Bokmål] rekruttere; [Nynorsk] rekruttera, rekruttere
recruit {v} (to supply with new men, as an army) :: [Bokmål] rekruttere; [Nynorsk] rekruttera, rekruttere
recruitment {n} (process or art of finding candidates or recruits) :: [Bokmål] rekruttering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rekruttering {f}
rectangle {n} (quadrilateral) :: [Bokmål] rektangel; [Nynorsk] rektangel
rectangular {adj} (having a shape like a rectangle) :: [Bokmål] rektangulær; [Nynorsk] rektangulær
rectangular coordinates {n} (Cartesian coordinates) SEE: Cartesian coordinates ::
rectum {n} (terminal part of the large intestine) :: [Bokmål] endetarm {m}; [Nynorsk] endetarm {m}
recumbent {n} (special type of bicycle) :: liggesykkel
recyclable {adj} (able to be recycled) :: [Bokmål] resirkulerbar
recycle bin {n} (container) :: papirkurv
recycling {n} (the practice of sorting and collecting waste materials for new use) :: [Bokmål] gjenbruk {m}, resirkulering {m} {f}
red {adj} (having red as its colour) :: rød; [Nynorsk] raud
red {adj} (of hair: orange-brown) :: rødlig
red {adj} (left-wing, socialist or communist) :: rød
red {n} (colour) :: rød
red as a beetroot {adj} (being the colour of a beetroot) :: [Bokmål] peonrød
red beet {n} (beetroot) SEE: beetroot ::
red carpet {n} (a strip of red carpet laid for a VIP) :: [Bokmål] rød løper (den røde løperen)
Red Crescent {prop} (branch of the Red Cross) :: Røde Halvmåne {m}; [Nynorsk] Raude halvmåna
Red Cross {prop} (Red Cross) :: Røde Kors; [Nynorsk] Raudekrossen
red cunt hair {n} (small measurement) :: kusehår {n}
red currant {n} (plant) :: [Bokmål] rips {m}, ripsbusk {m}; [Nynorsk] rips {m}, ripsbusk {m}
red currant {n} (fruit) :: [Bokmål] rips {m}, ripsbær {n}; [Nynorsk] rips {m}, ripsbær {n}
red deer {n} (Cervus elaphus) :: [Bokmål] hjort {m}; [Nynorsk] hjort {m}
reddish {adj} (resembling the colour red) :: [Bokmål] rødaktig, rødlig
reddish {adj} (quite red; red to a certain extent) :: [Bokmål] rødaktig, rødlig
red fox {n} (Vulpes vulpes) :: [Bokmål] rødrev {m}; [Nynorsk] raudrev {m}
red-handed {adj} (in the act of wrongdoing) :: [Bokmål] på fersk gjerning
redhead {n} (red-haired person) :: [Bokmål] rødtopp {m}; [Nynorsk] raudtopp {m}
red herring {n} (misleading clue) :: blindspor {n}, feilspor {n}
red hot {n} (hot dog) SEE: hot dog ::
red-hot {adj} (Very fresh, new, recent and up to date.) :: rødglødende
redirect {v} (substitute an address or pointer to a new location) :: [Bokmål] omadressere
redirect {n} (substition of an address for another one) :: [Bokmål] omadressering {m}
redirect {n} (redirection) SEE: redirection ::
redirection {n} (setting a new direction) :: omdirigering
red letter day {n} (day of special significance) :: [Bokmål] merkedag {m}; [Nynorsk] merkedag {m}
red light {n} (a warning light, especially as a traffic signal) :: rødt lys {n}
red-light district {n} (area of prostitution) :: [Bokmål] bordellkvarter {m}
red onion {n} (a type of onion with reddish purplish skin) :: rødløk {c}
red panda {n} (Ailurus fulgens) :: rød panda, kattebjørn
red pine {n} (Pinus resinosa) :: [Bokmål] rødfuru
red poppy {n} (Papaver rhoeas) SEE: corn poppy ::
Red Sea {prop} (sea between Africa and Arabia) :: [Bokmål] Rødehavet; [Nynorsk] Raudehavet
Red Square {prop} (Moscow square) :: [Bokmål] Den røde plass; [Nynorsk] Den raude plassen
red-throated diver {n} (loon) :: smålom {c}
reduce {v} (to bring down) :: redusere
reduce {v} (to decrease the liquid in food) :: redusere
reduction {n} (amount or rate by which something is reduced) :: reduksjon {m}
redundancy {n} (state of being redundant) :: redundans
redundant {adj} (superfluous) :: overflødig
redundant {adj} (needlessly wordy) :: redundant, overflødig
red wine {n} (red coloured wine) :: [Bokmål] rødvin {m}; [Nynorsk] raudvin {m}
reed {n} (grass-like plant) :: siv {n}
reed {n} (music: part of mouthpiece) :: rør {n}
reef {v} (sailing) :: reve
reel {v} (to walk shakily or unsteadily) :: vakle
reelect {v} (to elect for a subsequent time) :: gjenvelge
reelection {n} (the act of being elected after already being elected once) :: [Bokmål] gjenvalg; [Nynorsk] attval {n}
refectory {n} (dining-hall) :: [Bokmål] refektorium {n}; [Nynorsk] refektorium {n}
refer {v} :: henvise
referee {n} (sport: umpire, judge, the supervisor of a game) :: [Bokmål] dommer {m}; [Nynorsk] dommar {m}
reference {n} (reference work) SEE: reference work ::
reference book {n} (book providing factual information) :: [Bokmål] referansebok {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] referansebok {f}
reference book {n} (library: book that may not be borrowed) :: [Bokmål] referansebok {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] referansebok {f}
reference counting {n} (act of making a count) :: [Bokmål] referansetelling {m} {f}
reference work {n} (compendium of information) :: [Bokmål] oppslagsverk {n}; [Nynorsk] oppslagsverk {n}
referendum {n} (direct popular vote) :: [Bokmål] folkeavstemning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] folkerøysting {f}
refined {adj} (cultured, elegant) :: raffinert
reflect {v} (to bend back from a surface) :: [Bokmål] reflektere; [Nynorsk] reflektere
reflect {v} (to mirror, or show the image of something) :: [Bokmål] reflektere, speile; [Nynorsk] reflektere, spegle
reflect {v} (to give evidence of someone's or something's character etc.) :: [Bokmål] reflektere; [Nynorsk] reflektere
reflect {v} (to think seriously; to ponder or consider) :: [Bokmål] reflektere, tenke over; [Nynorsk] reflektere, tenkje over
reflector {n} (something that reflects heat, light or sound) :: [Bokmål] reflektor {m}; [Nynorsk] reflektor {m}
reflector {n} (small reflecting disk on a vehicle) :: [Bokmål] refleksbrikke {m}
reflexive {adj} (in grammar) :: refleksiv
reflexive {n} (reflexive pronoun) SEE: reflexive pronoun ::
reflexive pronoun {n} (a part of speech) :: refleksiv pronomen
reform {n} (amendment) :: [Bokmål] reform {m}
reformer {n} (one who reforms, or who works for reform) :: [Bokmål] reformator {m}; [Nynorsk] reformator {m}
refrain {v} (to hold back) :: holde tilbake
refrain {v} (to abstain (from)) :: avstå
refrain {v} (to keep oneself from action) :: [Bokmål] avholde seg
refrain {n} (burden of song) :: refreng
refreshing {adj} (refreshing) :: [Bokmål] forfriskende, [drink] leskende
refreshment {n} (A light snack or drink) :: [Bokmål] forfriskning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] forfrisking {f}
refrigerate {v} (freeze) SEE: freeze ::
refrigerate {v} (cool down) SEE: cool down ::
refrigeration {n} (process of transferring heat from an object in order to cool it) :: kjøling {m} {f}
refrigeration {n} (process of preserving something by cooling) :: kjøling {m} {f}
refrigeration {n} (cooling of the body for therapeutic purposes) :: nedkjøling {m} {f}
refrigerator {n} (appliance that refrigerates food) :: kjøleskap {n}
refuge {n} (place providing safety, protection or shelter) :: tilflukt
refugee {n} (person seeking political asylum) :: [Bokmål] flyktning {m}; [Nynorsk] flyktning {m}
refugee {n} (person seeking economic asylum) :: [Bokmål] flyktning {m}; [Nynorsk] flyktning {m}
refugee {n} (person seeking refuge from natural disaster) :: [Bokmål] flyktning {m}; [Nynorsk] flyktning {m}
refurbish {v} (rebuild or replenish) :: pusse opp
refuse {n} (items or material that have been discarded) :: [Bokmål] avfall {n}
refute {v} (to prove (something) to be false or incorrect) :: motbevise
regard {n} (concern for another) :: respekt {m}, aktelse {m}
regard {n} (aspect; detail) :: betraktning {c}
regards {n} (greeting at the end of a letter) :: hilsen
regatta {n} (boat race) :: [Bokmål] regatta {m}; [Nynorsk] regatta {m}
regent {n} (one who rules in place of the monarch) :: [Bokmål] regent {m}; [Nynorsk] regent {m}
regime {n} (form of government) :: [Bokmål] regime {n}; [Nynorsk] regime {n}
regiment {n} (army unit) :: [Bokmål] regiment {n}; [Nynorsk] regiment {n}
Regina {prop} (female given name) :: Regine {f}
regiolect {n} :: [Bokmål] regiolekt {m}; [Nynorsk] regiolekt {m} {f}
region {n} (any considerable and connected part of a space or surface) :: region
region {n} (an administrative subdivision) :: region
register {n} (cash register) SEE: cash register ::
registration {n} (the act of signing up or registering for something) :: [Bokmål] registrering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] registrering {f}
registration {n} (that which registers or makes something official) :: [Bokmål] registrering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] registrering {f}
regression {n} (an action of regressing, a return to a previous state) :: regresjon {m}
regression {n} (an analytic method to measure the relationship between two variables) :: regresjon {m}
regret {v} (feel sorry about some past thing) :: [Bokmål] beklage, angre; [Nynorsk] beklaga, beklage, angre
regret {v} (to feel sorry about anything) :: [Bokmål] beklage; [Nynorsk] beklaga, beklage
regret {n} (instance of such an emotion) :: beklagelse {m}, anger {m}
regular {adj} (having a constant pattern) :: regelmessig
regular {adj} (crystallography: isometric) SEE: isometric ::
regular verb {n} (a verb which conjugates regularly) :: [Bokmål] regelmessig verb {n}; [Nynorsk] regelmessig verb {n}
regulate {v} (control) SEE: control ::
regulation {n} (law or administrative rule) :: regulering {c}
rehabilitation {n} (process) :: [Bokmål] rehabilitering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rehabilitering {f}
rehearsal {n} (practicing of performance to test or improve it) :: øvelse {m} {f}, øving {m} {f}
Reich {n} (a German empire or nation) :: rike
Reichian {adj} (relating to or influenced by the Austrian psychiatrist Wilhelm Reich) :: reichiansk
Reichian {n} (follower of Reich or his methods) :: reichianer
reification {n} (Consideration of an abstract thing as if it were concrete, or of an inanimate object as if it were living) :: tingliggjøring
reify {v} (To regard something abstract as if it were a concrete material thing) :: [Bokmål] tingliggjøre
reign {n} (The exercise of sovereign power) :: maktutøvelse {m}
reign {n} (The period during which a monarch rules) :: [Bokmål] regjeringstid {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] regjeringstid {f}
reign {v} (exercise sovereign power) :: regjere
reindeer {n} (Rangifer tarandus) :: [Bokmål] reinsdyr {n}, rein {m}; [Nynorsk] reinsdyr {n}, rein {m}
reinforced concrete {n} (building material) :: [Bokmål] armert betong; [Nynorsk] armert betong
reintroduce {v} (introduce again) :: [Bokmål] gjeninnføre
reiterate {v} (to say or do for a second time) :: [Bokmål] gjenta; [Nynorsk] gjenta, gjentake
reiterate {v} (to say or do repeatedly) :: [Bokmål] gjenta; [Nynorsk] gjenta, gjentake
reject {v} (refuse to accept) :: avslå, avvise
rejoice {v} (make happy) :: [Bokmål] glede
rejoice {v} (be happy) :: [Bokmål] fryde seg [reflexive], være glad
rejuvenation {n} (the process of rendering young again) :: rejuvenering {f}
relation {n} (way in which two things may be associated) :: [Bokmål] relasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] relasjon {m}
relation {n} (member of one's family) :: [Bokmål] slektning {m}, familiemedlem {m}; [Nynorsk] slektning {m}, familiemedlem {m}
relational {adj} (relative) SEE: relative ::
relationship {n} (connection or association) :: [Bokmål] forhold {n}; [Nynorsk] tilhøve {n}, samband {n}
relative {adj} (conditional; depending on something else) :: relativ
relative {n} (someone in the same family; someone connected by blood, marriage, or adoption) :: [Bokmål] slektning {m}; [Nynorsk] slektning {m}
relatively {adv} (somewhat) SEE: somewhat ::
relative pronoun {n} (pronoun that introduces a relative clause) :: relativt pronomen
relativistic {adj} (of, or relating to relativity) :: relativistisk
relativistic {adj} (at, or near the speed of light) :: relativistisk
relativistic {adj} (of, or relating to relativism) :: relativistisk
relativity {n} (the state of being relative) :: relativitet
relax {v} (to make something loose) :: slappe av
relaxed {adj} (having an easy-going mood) :: [Bokmål] avslappet
relaxed {adj} (free from tension or anxiety, at ease) :: [Bokmål] avslappet
relaxing {adj} (allowing one to relax) :: [Bokmål] avslappende
relay {n} (electrical actuator) :: [Bokmål] relé {n}; [Nynorsk] relé {n}
relay {n} (athletics discipline) :: [Bokmål] stafett {m}; [Nynorsk] stafett {m}
relay race {n} (sports contest) :: [Bokmål] stafettløp {n}; [Nynorsk] stafettløp {n}, stafettlaup {n}
relentless {adj} (unremitting, steady and persistent) :: [Bokmål] nådeløs
relevant {adj} (directly related, connected, or pertinent to a topic) :: relevant
reliability {n} (quality of being reliable) :: [Bokmål] tilforlatelighet {m} {f}, pålitelighet {m} {f}, reliabilitet {m} {f} [the ability to measure the same thing consistently]
reliable {adj} (fit to be relied on) :: [Bokmål] pålitelig, troverdig; [Nynorsk] påliteleg, truverdig
reliance {n} (The act of relying on someone or something; trust) :: [Bokmål] avhengighet {m} {f}
reliance {n} (The condition of being reliant or dependent) :: [Bokmål] avhengighet {m} {f}
relic {n} (part of a body or an object of religious significance) :: [Bokmål] relikvie {m}; [Nynorsk] relikvie {m}
relief {n} (removal of stress or discomfort) :: [Bokmål] lettelse {m},[pain] lindring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] [pain] lindring {f}
relief {n} (type of artwork) :: relieff {m}
relief printing {n} (printing method) :: [Bokmål] høytrykk {n}
relieve {v} (military: to free someone from their post) :: [Bokmål] avløse, avløyse; [Nynorsk] avløyse
religion {n} (system of beliefs dealing with soul, deity and/or life after death) :: [Bokmål] religion {m}, trosretning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] religion {m}
relinquish {v} (to give up, abandon) :: gi opp
relinquish {v} (to surrender, yield control or possession) :: å gi opp
reluctance {n} (unwillingness to do something) :: [Bokmål] motvilje {m}; [Nynorsk] motvilje {m}
reluctant {adj} (not wanting to take some action) :: [Bokmål] motvillig; [Nynorsk] motvillig, motviljug
rely {v} (rest with confidence) :: lite på
remain {v} (to stay behind while others withdraw) :: [Bokmål] forbli
remain {n} (That which is left of a being after its life is gone) SEE: remains ::
remainder {n} (what remains after some has been removed) :: [Bokmål] rest {m}; [Nynorsk] rest {m}
remaining {adj} (which remains) :: [Bokmål] gjenstående, gjenværende, resterende; [Nynorsk] gjenverande
remains {n} (remains) SEE: wreck ::
remains {n} (relic of an ancient building or other structure) :: [Bokmål] rester {p}; [Nynorsk] restar {p}
remains {n} (all that is left of the stock of some things; remnants) :: [Bokmål] rester {p}; [Nynorsk] restar {p}
remand {n} (sending an accused person back into custody) :: [Bokmål] varetekstfengsling {m} {f}, varetekstarrest {m}
remark {n} (act of pointing out; notice or observation) :: [Bokmål] merknad {m}; [Nynorsk] merknad {m}
remark {n} (expression of something noticed) :: [Bokmål] bemerkning {m} {f}, anførsel {m}, merknad {m}; [Nynorsk] merknad {m}
remark {v} (to make a remark or remarks; to comment) :: [Bokmål] bemerke, kommentere
remark {v} (to express in words or writing, as observed or noticed) :: [Bokmål] bemerke
remarry {v} (To marry a second or subsequent time) :: [Bokmål] gifte seg nytt
rematch {n} (second contest between the same opponents, a return game) :: [Bokmål] omkamp {m}; [Nynorsk] omkamp {m}
remedial {adj} (curative; providing a remedy) :: bøtende, helbredende, legende
remedial {adj} (intended to correct or improve deficient skills) :: hjelpe-
remember {v} (to recall from one's memory) :: [Bokmål] huske
reminder {n} (something that reminds) :: [Bokmål] påminnelse {m}, påminning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] påminning {f}
remit {v} (to postpone) SEE: postpone ::
remorse {n} (feeling of regret or sadness for doing wrong or sinning) :: anger {m}
remote {adj} (at a distance) :: fjern
remote {n} (remote control) :: fjernkontroll {m}
remote control {n} (device used to operate an appliance or mechanical toy from a short distance away) :: [Bokmål] fjernkontroll {m} [both senses]; [Nynorsk] fjernkontroll {m} [both senses]
remote-controlled {adj} (operated by remote control) :: [Bokmål] fjernstyrt
removable {adj} (able to be removed) :: [Bokmål] avtagbar, avtakbar; [Nynorsk] avtakbar
remuneration {n} (something given in exchange for goods or services rendered) :: godtgjøring
remuneration {n} (a payment for work done; wages, salary, emolument) :: godtgjøring
ren {n} (a kidney) SEE: kidney ::
renaissance {n} (rebirth or revival) :: [Bokmål] renessanse {m}; [Nynorsk] renessanse {m}
renaissance {n} (Renaissance) SEE: Renaissance ::
Renaissance {prop} (14th century revival) :: [Bokmål] renessansen {m}; [Nynorsk] renessansen {m}
Renaissance {prop} (the period) :: [Bokmål] renessansen {m}; [Nynorsk] renessansen {m}
rename {v} (to give a new name to) :: omnavne, gi nytt navn
Renata {prop} (female given name) :: Renate
Renée {prop} (female given name) SEE: Renata ::
renewal {n} (act of renewing) :: [Bokmål] fornyelse {m}
renounce {v} (give up) :: forsake, oppgi
renounce {v} (decline association with) :: avsverge, fornekte
renounce {v} (abandon, forsake an action) :: gi avkall, renonsere
renounce {v} (surrender a right or trust) :: frasi, gi avkall, renonsere
renovation {n} (act or process of renovating) :: [Bokmål] renovering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] renovering {f}
renowned {adj} (famous) :: berømt, vidgjeten
rental car {n} (rented car) :: [Bokmål] leiebil {m}
renunciation {n} (the act of rejecting or renouncing something as invalid) :: avvisning {m}
repair {n} (act of repairing something) :: reparasjon {m}, reparering {f}
repairman {n} (man whose job is to repair things) :: [Bokmål] reparatør {m}; [Nynorsk] reparatør {m}
repatriation {n} (the process of returning of a person to their country of origin) :: [Bokmål] hjemsendelse {m}; [Nynorsk] heimsending {f}
repeat {v} (do or say again) :: [Bokmål] gjenta, gjenfortelle
repechage {n} (heat for competitors who have lost in a previous round) :: oppsamlingsheat
repent {v} (to feel sorrow or regret for what one has done or omitted to do) :: [Bokmål] angre; [Nynorsk] angre
repertoire {n} (list of dramas, operas, pieces, parts, etc., which a company or a person has rehearsed) :: [Bokmål] repertoar {n}; [Nynorsk] repertoar {n}
repertoire {n} (set of skills possessed by a person; collection of items) :: [Bokmål] repertoar {n}; [Nynorsk] repertoar {n}
replace {v} (to substitute) :: [Bokmål] erstatte, avløse, avløyse, bytte ut; [Nynorsk] erstatte, erstatta, avløyse
replay {n} (replayed match) :: [Bokmål] omkamp {m}; [Nynorsk] omkamp {m}
replicator {n} (technical device) :: replikator {m}
reply {v} (to give a written or spoken response) :: svare
reply {n} (written or spoken response) :: svar {n}
report {n} (information describing events) :: [Bokmål] rapport {m}
repot {v} (change a plant's pot) :: prikle, ompotte
reprehensible {adj} (blameworthy) :: klanderverdig
representation {n} (that which represents another) :: [Bokmål] representasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] representasjon {m}
representative {adj} (typical) :: [Bokmål] representativ; [Nynorsk] representativ
reprimand {n} (a severe, formal or official reproof) :: refs {m}, reprimande {m}
reprimand {v} (to reprove in a formal or official way) :: refse
reprisal {n} (retaliation) :: [Bokmål] represalie {m}; [Nynorsk] represalie {m}
reproach {n} (mild rebuke, or an implied criticism) :: [Bokmål] bebreidelse {m}
reproach {v} (to criticize or rebuke someone) :: [Bokmål] bebreide; [Nynorsk] bebreide
reproduce {v} (to generate offspring) :: [Bokmål] reprodusere; [Nynorsk] reprodusere, reprodusera
reproduction {n} (the act of reproducing new individuals biologically) :: [Bokmål] reproduksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] reproduksjon {m}
reproduction {n} (a duplicate) :: [Bokmål] reproduksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] reproduksjon {m}
reptile {n} (a cold-blooded vertebrate) :: [Bokmål] krypdyr {n}, reptil {n}; [Nynorsk] krypdyr {n}, reptil {n}
republic {n} (a type of state) :: [Bokmål] republikk {m}; [Nynorsk] republikk {m}
republic {n} (one of the kinds of parts constituting Russia) :: [Bokmål] republikk {m}, delrepublikk {m}; [Nynorsk] republikk {m}, delrepublikk {m}
republican {adj} (of or belonging to a republic) :: [Bokmål] republikansk; [Nynorsk] republikansk
republican {n} (someone who favors a republic) :: [Bokmål] republikaner {m}; [Nynorsk] republikanar {m}
Republican {adj} (republican) SEE: republican ::
Republican {n} (supporter of the Republican Party of the U.S.) :: [Bokmål] republikaner {m}; [Nynorsk] republikanar {m}
republicanism {n} (republicanism as a form of government) :: [Bokmål] republikanisme {m}; [Nynorsk] republikanisme {m}
Republic of Albania {prop} (Official name of Albania) :: Republikken Albania
Republic of China {prop} (state in East Asia) :: [Bokmål] Republikken Kina, Taiwan; [Nynorsk] Republikken Kina, Taiwan
Republic of Finland {prop} (official full name of Finland) :: Republikken Finland
Republic of Ireland {prop} (country) :: [Bokmål] Republikken Irland; [Nynorsk] Republikken Irland
Republic of Latvia {prop} (Official name of Latvia) :: [Bokmål] Republikken Latvia; [Nynorsk] Republikken Latvia
Republic of Lithuania {prop} (Official name of Lithuania) :: [Bokmål] Republikken Litauen; [Nynorsk] Republikken Litauen
Republic of Macedonia {prop} (Republic of Macedonia, see also: Macedonia; former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia) :: [Bokmål] Republikken Makedonia; [Nynorsk] Republikken Makedonia
Republic of the Congo {prop} (country) :: [Bokmål] Republikken Kongo {m}
Republic of Turkey {prop} (official name of the country of Turkey) :: Republikken Tyrkia
reputation {n} (what somebody is known for) :: [Bokmål] omdømme {n}; [Nynorsk] omdømme {n}
request {n} (act of requesting) :: [Bokmål] anmodning {m} {f}
request {v} (to express the need or desire for) :: [Bokmål] anmode
requiem {n} (mass to honor and remember a dead person) :: [Bokmål] rekviem {n}; [Nynorsk] rekviem {n}
requiem {n} (musical composition composed for such a mass) :: [Bokmål] rekviem {n}; [Nynorsk] rekviem {n}
requiem {n} (piece of music composed to honor a dead person) :: [Bokmål] rekviem {n}; [Nynorsk] rekviem {n}
require {v} (ask) SEE: ask ::
requirement {n} (necessity) :: krav
requisite {adj} (essential; required) :: [Bokmål] påkrevd
reredos {n} (screen or decoration behind the altar in a church) SEE: retable ::
rescue {n} (act of rescuing, saving) :: [Bokmål] berging {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] berging {f}
rescue {n} (liberation) SEE: liberation ::
researcher {n} (one who researches) :: [Bokmål] forsker {m}
research professor {n} :: forskningsprofessor
resemblance {n} (state of resembling) :: [Bokmål] likhet {m} {f}
resemblance {n} (that which resembles) :: [Bokmål] likhet {m} {f}
resemble {v} (compare) SEE: compare ::
resemble {v} (to be like or similar to something else) :: likne, minne om
resentment {n} (anger or displeasure felt out of belief that others have engaged in wrongdoing or mistreatment; indignation.) :: [Bokmål] misnøye
reservation {n} (limiting qualification) :: forbehold
reserve {v} (to reserve) SEE: hold ::
reserve {n} (the act of reserving or keeping back; reservation) :: bestilling {c}, reservering {c}, reservasjon {m}
reserve {n} (that which is reserved or kept back, as for future use) :: reservasjon {m}
reserve {n} (restraint of freedom in words or actions) :: reserverthet {m}, tilbakeholdenhet {m}
reserve {n} (tract of land reserved, or set apart, for a particular purpose) :: reservat {n}
reserve {n} (military: body of troops in the rear of an army) :: reserve {m}, reservetropp {m}
reserve {n} (finance: funds kept on hand) :: forråd {n}, reserve {m}, reservefond {n}
reserve {n} (sports: reserve player) :: reserve {m}, reservespiller {m}
reserve {n} :: reservasjon {m}
reserve {v} (to keep back; to retain) :: holde av, reservere, sette av
reserve {v} (to keep in store for future or special use) :: forbeholde, legge til side
reserve {v} (to book in advance) :: bestille, reservere
reserve bank {n} (reserve bank as a central bank) SEE: central bank ::
reserved {adj} (slow to reveal emotion or opinions) :: reservert
reserved {adj} (set aside for a particular person or purpose) :: reservert
residence {n} (place where one lives) :: bosted {n}
residence {n} (building used as a home) :: bolig {m}
resident {n} (person living at a location or an area) :: beboer
resign {v} (quit a job or position) :: gå av, si opp
resign {v} (to give up) :: gi opp, resignere
resignation {n} (act of resigning) :: [Bokmål] oppsigelse {m}
resilience {n} (the mental ability to recover quickly from depression, illness or misfortune) :: motstandsdyktighet {f}
resin {n} (secretion of plants) :: [Bokmål] kvae {m}, harpiks {m}; [Nynorsk] kvae {f}, kvåe {f}, harpiks {m}
resin {n} (viscous liquid of plant origin) :: [Bokmål] kvae {m}; [Nynorsk] kvae {f}, kvåe {f}
resist {v} (to withstand actions or effects of) :: motstå
resistance {n} (act of resisting) :: motstand {m}
resistance {n} (force that tends to oppose motion) :: motkraft {m} {f}
resistance {n} (shortened form of electrical resistance) :: motstand {m}, resistans {m}
resistance {n} (underground organization struggling for liberation) :: [Bokmål] motstandsbevegelse {m}
resolution {n} (formal statement adopted by an assembly) :: vedtak {n}; [Bokmål] beslutning {m} {f}
resonance {n} (resonant sound) :: [Bokmål] resonans {m}; [Nynorsk] resonans {m}
resort {v} (to have recourse out of necessity or frustration) :: ty til
resource {n} (something that one uses to achieve an objective) :: [Bokmål] ressurs {m}, resurs {m}; [Nynorsk] ressurs {m}, resurs {m}
resourcefulness {n} (the ability to cope with situations) :: [Bokmål] oppfinnsomhet {m} {f}
respect {n} (admiration for a person or entity because of perceived merit) :: [Bokmål] respekt {m}; [Nynorsk] respekt {m}
respect {n} (good opinion, honor, or admiration) :: [Bokmål] respekt {m}; [Nynorsk] respekt {m}
respect {n} (particular aspect of something) :: [Bokmål] måte {m}, aspekt {n}, henseende
respectively {adv} (in a relative manner) :: [Bokmål] henholdsvis; [Nynorsk] høvesvis
respiration {n} (breathing) :: åndedrett {n}
respiratory {adj} (relating to respiration; breathing) :: [Bokmål] respiratorisk, respirasjons-; [Nynorsk] respiratorisk, respirasjons-
respond {v} (to say in reply, to respond) SEE: return ::
respond {v} (to act in return) :: [Bokmål] reagere, svare
responsibility {n} (the state of being responsible) :: ansvar {n}
responsibility {n} (a duty, obligation or liability for which someone is responsible) :: ansvar {n}
responsible {adj} (answerable for an act performed or for its consequences) :: ansvarlig
ressentiment {n} (obsolete: resentment) SEE: resentment ::
rest {n} (relief afforded by sleeping; sleep) :: [Bokmål] hvile {m} {f}
rest {v} (intransitive: take repose) :: [Bokmål] hvile
rest {n} (remainder) :: [Bokmål] rest {m}; [Nynorsk] rest {m}
rest {v} (to remain) SEE: remain ::
restart {n} (act of restarting) :: [Bokmål] omstart {m}; [Nynorsk] omstart {m}
restart {v} (In computing, to reboot) :: start PC'en på nytt, starte PC'en på nytt
restaurant {n} (an eating establishment in which diners are served food at their tables) :: restaurant {m}
restaurateur {n} (owner of a restaurant) :: [Bokmål] restauratør {m}; [Nynorsk] restauratør {m}
rest day {n} (day spent resting) :: [Bokmål] hviledag {m}
restless {adj} (unable to be still or quiet) :: [Bokmål] rastløs, urolig; [Nynorsk] rastlaus
restlessness {n} (state or condition of being restless) :: uro {m} {f}
rest on one's laurels {v} (to rely on a past success instead of trying to improve oneself further) :: hvile på sine laurbær
restoration {n} (the process of bringing an object back to its original state) :: [Bokmål] restaurering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] restaurering {f}
restricted {adj} (limited within bounds) :: avgrenset, avgrensa, begrenset
restriction {n} (regulation or limitation) :: [Bokmål] restriksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] restriksjon {m}
restrictive {adj} (confining; limiting) :: [Bokmål] restriktiv
restructuration {n} (restructuring) SEE: restructuring ::
restructuring {n} (alteration of structure) :: restrukturering
result {n} (that which results) :: [Bokmål] resultat {n}, utfall {n}, følge {m}; [Nynorsk] resultat {n}, utfall {n}
result {n} (fruit, beneficial or tangible effect) :: resultat {n}, utfall {n}
resume {n} (summary) :: [Bokmål] resymé {n}; [Nynorsk] resymé {n}
resurrect {v} (to raise from dead) :: gjenopplive
retable {n} (table or shelf behind an altar) :: [Bokmål] altertavle {m}; [Nynorsk] altartavle {m}
retail {n} (sale of goods directly to the consumer) :: [Bokmål] detaljhandel {m}; [Nynorsk] detaljhandel {m}
retailer {n} (retail sales company or salesman) :: [Bokmål] detaljist {m}; [Nynorsk] detaljist {m}
retail park {n} (type of shopping centre) :: [Bokmål] handelspark {m}; [Nynorsk] handelspark {m}
retain {v} (to keep in possession or use) :: , motta
retainer {n} (a device that holds teeth in position after orthodontic treatment) :: [Bokmål] regulering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] regulering {f}
retarded {adj} (having mental retardation) :: tilbakestående
retell {v} (retell) :: [Bokmål] gjenfortelle
retelling {n} (subsequent telling) :: [Bokmål] gjenfortelling {m} {f}
retina {n} (thin layer of cells at the back of the eyeball) :: [Bokmål] netthinne {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] netthinne {f}
retire {n} (to stop working on a permanent basis) :: [Bokmål] pensjonere; [Nynorsk] pensjonere
retiree {n} (someone who has retired from active working) :: pensjonist {m}
retort {v} (to retort; to throw back) SEE: return ::
retreat {n} (act of pulling back or withdrawing) :: [Bokmål] retrett {m}, tilbaketrekking {m} {f}, tilbaketrekning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] retrett {m}, tilbaketrekking {f}
retreat {n} (period of meditation, prayer, or study) :: [Bokmål] retrett {m}; [Nynorsk] retrett {m}
retreat {n} (lavatory) SEE: toilet ::
retreat {n} (outhouse) SEE: outhouse ::
retreat {n} (to turn back, retreat) SEE: return ::
retroflex {adj} (of pronunciation in which the tongue underside approaches/touches the palate) :: [Bokmål] sub-apikal prepalatal, sub-apikal palatal
retroflex {adj} (of pronunciation in which the tongue tip approaches/touches the back of the alveolar ridge) :: [Bokmål] apikal postalveolar
retroflex {adj} (of pronunciation in which the tongue blade approaches/touches the back of the alveolar ridge) :: [Bokmål] laminal postalveolar
retroflex {adj} (of any of the retroflex pronunciations) :: [Bokmål] retrofleks
retromingent {adj} (cowardly) SEE: cowardly ::
return {n} (answer) SEE: answer ::
return {v} (to come or go back) :: [Bokmål] returnere, komme tilbake
return {v} (to go back in thought, narration, or argument) :: [Bokmål] komme tilbake
return {v} (to turn back, retreat) :: [Bokmål] returnere, gjøre vendereis
return {v} (to give something back to its original holder or owner) :: [Bokmål] tilbakelevere, returnere
return {v} (card games: to play a card as a result of another player's lead) :: [Bokmål] svare med, returnere
return {v} (to say in reply; to respond) :: [Bokmål] gjengjelde, returnere
return {n} (act of returning) :: [Bokmål] retur {m}; [Nynorsk] retur {m}
return {n} (return ticket) :: [Bokmål] tur-retur {m}
return {n} (item that is returned) :: [Bokmål] retur {m}, tilbakeleving {m} {f}
return {n} (formal report, set of tabulated statistics prepared for general information) :: [Bokmål] resultat {n}
return {n} (finance: gain or loss from an investment) :: [Bokmål] avkastning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] avkastning {f}
return {n} (finance: tax return) :: [Bokmål] selvangivelse {m}
return {n} (computing: carriage return character) :: [Bokmål] retur {m}, returtast {m}, vognretur {m}
return ticket {n} (a ticket granting permission to travel to a place and back again) :: tur-retur billett
Reuben {prop} (first son of Jacob) :: Ruben
Reuben {prop} (male given name) :: Ruben
reunification {n} (the unification of something that was previously divided; used especially of a country) :: [Bokmål] gjenforening {m} {f}
reunion {n} (reunification) SEE: reunification ::
reusable {adj} (able to be used again) :: [Bokmål] gjenbrukbaar
reuse {n} (using again or in another place) :: [Bokmål] gjenbruk {m}
Reuven {prop} (given name) SEE: Reuben ::
rev {v} (to increase the speed of a motor) :: [Bokmål] ruse
revanchism {n} (political policy of endeavouring to regain lost territory) :: revansjisme {m}
revanchist {n} (revanchist, vengeful person) :: revansjist {m}
revanchist {adj} (advocating a policy of revanche) :: revansjistisk
rev counter {n} (rev counter) SEE: tachometer ::
reveal {v} (to uncover) :: avsløre
reveille {n} (the sounding of a bugle or drum early in the morning to awaken soldiers) :: revelje {m}
revelation {n} (the act of revealing or disclosing) :: [Bokmål] åpenbaring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] openberring {f}
Revelation {prop} (book of Bible) :: [Bokmål] Johannes' åpenbaring; [Nynorsk] Johannes' openberring
revenant {n} (supernatural being) :: gjenganger
revenge {n} (retaliatory action) :: hevn
revenge porn {n} (explicit media distributed as revenge) :: [Bokmål] hevnporno {m}; [Nynorsk] hemnporno {m}
revenue {n} :: inntekt
reverse {n} (side of a medal, badge, or coin opposite the obverse) :: [Bokmål] revers {m}; [Nynorsk] revers {m}
reverse {n} (gear) :: [Bokmål] revers {m}; [Nynorsk] revers {m}
reverse {v} (to cause a mechanism or vehicle to operate or move in the opposite directions) :: [Bokmål] rygge
reversible {adj} (able to be reversed) :: [Bokmål] reversibel, vendbar; [Nynorsk] reversibel, vendbar
reversible {adj} (clothing that can be worn inside out) :: [Bokmål] vendbar; [Nynorsk] vendbar
review {n} (second or subsequent reading of a text or artifact) :: anmeldelse {m}
Revised Romanization of Korean {prop} (Romanization standard for Korean) :: Revidert romanisering av koreansk
revoke {v} (to cancel or invalidate by withdrawing or reversing) :: oppheve, annullere; [Bokmål] tilbakekalle
revolt {n} (act of revolting) :: [Bokmål] opprør {n}; [Nynorsk] opprør {n}
revolution {n} (political upheaval) :: [Bokmål] revolusjon {m}
revolution {n} (removal and replacement of a government) :: [Bokmål] revolusjon {m}
revolution {n} (turning of an object around an axis) :: [Bokmål] rotasjon {m}, omdreining {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] omdreiing {f}
revolutionary {adj} (of or pertaining to a revolution in government) :: [Bokmål] revolusjonær; [Nynorsk] revolusjonær
revolutionary {adj} (something that signifies great change) :: [Bokmål] revolusjonær, revolusjonerende; [Nynorsk] revolusjonær
revolutionary {n} (A revolutionist; a person who revolts) :: [Bokmål] revolusjonær {m}; [Nynorsk] revolusjonær {m}
reward {v} (recompense) SEE: recompense ::
rewrite {n} (something that has been written again) :: omskrivning {m} {f}
rewrite {v} (write again, differently) :: omskrive
rewrite {v} (write again, without changing) :: rekonstruere
Reykjavik {prop} (Capital of Iceland) :: Reykjavík, Reykjavik
rhenium {n} (chemical element) :: rhenium
rheumatic {adj} (referring to rheumatism) :: [Bokmål] reumatisk, revmatisk; [Nynorsk] reumatisk, revmatisk
rheumatoid arthritis {n} (chronic and progressive disease) :: leddgikt
Rhineland {prop} (land on both sides of the river Rhine) :: Rhinland {n}
Rhineland-Palatinate {prop} (state) :: [Bokmål] Rheinland-Pfalz
rhinoceros {n} (herbivorous pachyderm with horn(s)) :: [Bokmål] neshorn {n}; [Nynorsk] nashorn {n}, nashyrning {m}
rhizome {n} (horizontal underground stem of some plants) :: jordstengel {m}, rhizom {n}, rotstokk {m}
Rhodes {prop} (island) :: [Bokmål] Rhodos; [Nynorsk] Ródos
rhodium {n} (chemical element) :: [Bokmål] rhodium {n}; [Nynorsk] rhodium {n}
rhododendron {n} (flowering shrub in the genus Rhododendron) :: [Bokmål] rododendron {m}
rhombus {n} (A parallelogram having all sides of equal length) :: rombe {m}
rhubarb {n} (any plant of the genus Rheum) :: [Bokmål] rabarbra {m}; [Nynorsk] rabarbra {m}
rhyme {n} (word that rhymes with another) :: [Bokmål] rim {n}
rhyme {v} (transitive, to rhyme with) :: rime
rhyme {n} (rime) SEE: rime ::
rhythm {n} (variation of strong and weak elements of sounds over time) :: [Bokmål] rytme {m}; [Nynorsk] rytme {m}
rhythm {n} (tempo or speed of a beat, song, or repeated event) :: [Bokmål] rytme {m}, rytmikk {m}; [Nynorsk] rytme {m}, rytmikk {m}
rhythm {n} (rhythm section) SEE: rhythm section ::
rhythmics {n} (study of rhythm) :: [Bokmål] rytmikk {m}; [Nynorsk] rytmikk {m}
rhythm section {n} (section of a band maintaining the rhythm) :: rytmeseksjonen {f}
rib {n} (curved bone) :: [Bokmål] ribbein {n}; [Nynorsk] ribbein {n}
ribbit {interj} (the sound made by a frog or toad) :: kvekk
ribbon {n} (long, narrow strip of material) :: [Bokmål] bånd {n}
rice {n} (plants) :: [Bokmål] ris {m}; [Nynorsk] ris {m}
rice {n} (seeds used as food) :: [Bokmål] ris {m}; [Nynorsk] ris {m}
ricefield {n} (field where rice is grown) SEE: paddy ::
rice paddy {n} (field immersed in water dedicated for the cultivation of rice) SEE: paddy ::
rice pudding {n} (milk pudding made from rice, milk, sugar and nutmeg) :: [Bokmål] risgrøt {m}; [Nynorsk] risgraut {m}
rich {adj} (having wealth) :: [Bokmål] rik; [Nynorsk] rik
Richard {prop} (male given name) :: Rikard {m}, Richard {m}
rickets {n} (disorder of infancy) :: [Bokmål] rakitis {m}, rakitt {m}, engelsk syke {m}, engelsk sjuke {m}; [Nynorsk] rakitt {m}, engelsk sjuke {f} {m}, engelsk sykje {f}
rid {v} (to free from something) :: [Bokmål] kvitte, fri, frigjøre; [Nynorsk] kvitte
riddle {n} (sieve) SEE: sieve ::
riddle {n} (verbal puzzle) :: gåte {m} {f}
ride {v} (to transport oneself by sitting on and directing a horse, bicycle etc.) :: [Bokmål] ri, ride; [Nynorsk] ri
ride {v} (to be transported in a vehicle as a passenger) :: ri; [Bokmål] kjøre; [Nynorsk] kjøyre
ride height {n} (ground clearance) SEE: ground clearance ::
rider {n} (driver) SEE: driver ::
rider {n} (one who rides) :: [Bokmål] rytter {m}; [Nynorsk] ryttar {m}
rider {n} (cyclist) SEE: cyclist ::
ridge {n} (highest point on a roof) :: møne {n}
ridge {n} (chain of mountains) :: rygg {m}, åsrygg {m}
ridge {n} (chain of hills) :: rygg {m}, åsrygg {m}
ridge {n} (elevation on ocean bottom) :: rygg {m}
ridicule {v} (to make fun of someone) :: [Bokmål] latterliggjøre
ridiculous {adj} (foolish, absurd) :: [Bokmål] latterlig; [Nynorsk] latterleg, låtteleg
rifle {n} (firearm with a rifled barrel) :: [Bokmål] rifle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rifle {f}
rift {n} (shallow place in a stream) SEE: ford ::
rigging {n} (tackle of a sailing vessel) :: [Bokmål] rigging {m} {f}
right {adj} (straight, not bent) :: rett
right {adj} (complying with justice, correct) :: riktig, rett
right {adj} (of direction) :: høyre
right {interj} (checking agreement) :: [Bokmål] ikke sant, sant; [Nynorsk] ikkje sant, sant
right {n} (legal or moral entitlement) :: rett, rettighet
right {n} (right, not left, side) :: høyre siden
right {adj} (all right, not requiring assistance) SEE: all right ::
right angle {n} (angle of 90 degrees) :: rett vinkel {m}
right now {adv} (immediately) SEE: immediately ::
right now {adv} (at this precise moment) :: akkurat nå; [Nynorsk] akkurat no
right of way {n} (right to proceed first in traffic) :: forkjørsrett {m} {c}
rigid {adj} (stiff) :: rigid, stiv
rigid {adj} (fixed) :: rigid
rigid {adj} (rigorous, unbending) :: stiv
rigid {adj} (uncompromising) :: rigid
rigorous {adj} (showing, causing or favoring rigor) :: [Bokmål] rigorøs; [Nynorsk] rigorøs
rigorous {adj} (severe; intense) :: [Bokmål] rigorøs; [Nynorsk] rigorøs
Riksmål {n} (a variety of Norwegian) :: [Bokmål] riksmål {n}; [Nynorsk] riksmål {n}
rim {n} (edge around something) :: [Bokmål] kant {m}, rand {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rand {f}, kant {m}
rim {n} (wheel rim) :: [Bokmål] felg {m}; [Nynorsk] felg {m}
rime {n} (hoar frost) :: [Bokmål] rim {m} {n}; [Nynorsk] rim {n}
rind {n} (hard outer layer of fruit, cheese) :: bark {m}, skorpe {c}, svor {m}
ring {n} (round piece of (precious) metal worn around the finger) :: ring {m}
ring {n} (place where some sports take place) :: ring {m}
ring {n} :: klang {m}
ring {v} (to produce the sound of a bell or a similar sound) :: ringe
ring {v} (to make, produce sound) :: ringe
ring {v} (to telephone someone) :: ringe, telefonere
ring {n} (burner) SEE: burner ::
ring down the curtain {v} (stop) SEE: stop ::
ring finger {n} (finger between the middle finger and little finger) :: [Bokmål] ringfinger {m}; [Nynorsk] ringfinger {m}
ringgit {n} (currency) :: ringgit {m}
ringmaster {n} (the person who manages the performers in a circus ring) :: [Bokmål] sirkusdirektør {m}
ringneck dove {n} (Streptopelia risoria) :: latterdue {f} {m}
ring road {n} (highway) :: [Bokmål] ringvei {m}; [Nynorsk] ringvei {m}
ring spanner {n} (spanner with ring-shaped jaw) :: [Bokmål] ringnøkkel {m}
ringtone {n} (sound made by a telephone when ringing) :: ringetone
ring up the curtain {v} (start) SEE: start ::
ring wrench {n} (ring wrench) SEE: ring spanner ::
rinse {v} (to wash something quickly using water and no soap) :: rense
rinse {v} (to remove soap from something using water) :: skylle
rinse {n} (the action of rinsing) :: rens {m}
rinse {n} (hair dye) :: toning {m} {f}
riot police {n} (a unit of police specifically trained to deal with rioting crowds) :: [Bokmål] opprørspoliti {n}; [Nynorsk] opprørspoliti {n}
rip {v} (to fart) SEE: fart ::
rip {v} (to mock) SEE: mock ::
riparian {adj} (of or pertaining to a riverbank) :: elverelatert
ripe {adj} (intoxicated) SEE: intoxicated ::
rip off {v} ((idiom) to charge an exorbitant or unfair rate) :: flå
rise {n} (action of moving upwards) :: risa
rising star {n} (emerging talent) :: [Bokmål] stjerneskudd {n}
risk {n} (possible, usually negative, outcome) :: [Bokmål] risiko {m}, risk {m}; [Nynorsk] risiko {m}, risk {m}
risk {n} (likelihood of a negative outcome) :: [Bokmål] risiko {m}, risk {m}; [Nynorsk] risiko {m}, risk {m}
risk {n} (potential (conventionally negative) impact of an event) :: [Bokmål] risiko {m}, risk {m}; [Nynorsk] risiko {m}, risk {m}
risk-free {adj} (safe) :: farefri
risky {adj} (dangerous, involving risks) :: [Bokmål] farefull; [Nynorsk] farefull
risqué {adj} (bordering on the indelicate) :: [Bokmål] vovet, ekvivokk, dristig
rite of passage {n} (ceremony to celebrate a transition) :: overgangsrite {m}
ritual {adj} (related to a rite) :: [Bokmål] rituell; [Nynorsk] rituell
ritual {n} (rite) :: [Bokmål] ritual {n}; [Nynorsk] ritual {n}
river {n} (large stream which drains a landmass) :: flod {m}, elv {m} {f}, å {m}
river {n} :: elv, flod
riverbank {n} (sloped side of a river) :: [Bokmål] elvebredd {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] elvebredd {f}, elvebreidd {f}, elvebreidde {f}
river horse {n} (hippopotamus) SEE: hippopotamus ::
rivet {n} (cylindrical mechanical fastener) :: nagle {m}, klinke, nite
roach {n} (US: cockroach) SEE: cockroach ::
roach {n} (Rutilus rutilus) :: [Bokmål] mort {m}; [Nynorsk] mort {m}
road {n} (a way for travel) :: vei {m}, veg {m}
road accident {n} (accident on the road) :: [Bokmål] trafikkulykke {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] trafikkulukke {f}, trafikkulykke {f}
roadbuilding {n} (contruction of roads) :: [Bokmål] veibygging {m} {f}, vegbygging {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] vegbygging {f}
road game {n} (athletic contest played in the opposing team's turf) SEE: away game ::
road map {n} (a map with a visual representation of roads used for automobile travel and navigation) :: [Bokmål] veikart {n}, vegkart {n}; [Nynorsk] vegkart {n}
road map {n} (plan of action) :: [Bokmål] veikart {n}, vegkart {n}; [Nynorsk] vegkart {n}
road roller {n} (heavy engineering vehicle used to compact asphalt) :: [Bokmål] vals {m}, valse {m}, veivals {m}; [Nynorsk] vals {m}, valse {m}
road salt {n} (deicing or anti-icing salt) :: [Bokmål] veisalt {n}, vegsalt {n}; [Nynorsk] vegsalt {n}
roadside {n} (area on either side of a road) :: [Bokmål] veikant {m}, vegkant {m}; [Nynorsk] vegkant {m}
road sign {n} (sign for traffic control or driver information) :: [Bokmål] veiskilt {n}, vegskilt {n}; [Nynorsk] vegskilt {n}
roadstead {n} (partly-sheltered anchorage outside a harbour) :: [Bokmål] red {m}; [Nynorsk] red {m}, rei {f}
road train {n} (transport concept) :: [Bokmål] vogntog {n}; [Nynorsk] vogntog {n}
roadway {n} (main or central portion of a road used by the vehicles) :: [Bokmål] veibane {m}
roam {v} (wander freely) :: [Bokmål] virre rundt
roar {v} (of animals, to make a loud deep noise) :: brøle
roar {n} (long, loud, deep shout) :: brøl {n}
roar {n} (cry of the lion) :: brøl {n}
roar {n} (loud resounding noise such as sound of a motorbike or a similar engine) :: brøl {n}
robber {n} (one who robs) :: [Bokmål] raner {m}, røver {m}; [Nynorsk] ranar {m}, røvar {m}
robbery {n} :: ran {n}
Robert {prop} (given name) :: Robert
robin {n} (Erithacus rubecula) :: [Bokmål] rødstrupe; [Nynorsk] raudstrupe
robot {n} (intelligent mechanical being) :: [Bokmål] robot {m}; [Nynorsk] robot {m}
robot {n} (machine to perform complex tasks) :: [Bokmål] robot {m}; [Nynorsk] robot {m}
robot {n} (traffic light) SEE: traffic light ::
robust {adj} (evincing strength) :: [Bokmål] robust; [Nynorsk] robust
rock {n} (natural mineral aggregate) :: [Bokmål] stein {m}, berg {n}; [Nynorsk] stein {m}. berg {n}
rock {n} (mass of projecting rock) :: klippe {m}
rock {n} (large stone or boulder) :: kampestein {m}
rock {n} (hill or island without vegetation) :: klippe {m}
rock {n} (something strong, stable, and dependable) :: klippe {m}
rock {n} (distinctive composition of minerals) :: bergart {m}
rock {n} (precious stone or gem) :: edelstein {m}
rock {n} (lump of ice) :: isbit {m}
rock {n} (confectionery made from sugar) :: kandissukker {m}
rock {n} (crystallized lump of crack cocaine) :: crack
rock {v} (move gently back and forth) :: gynge
rock {v} (cause to shake or sway violently) :: riste
rock {v} (sway or tilt violently back and forth) :: gynge
rock {v} (disturb the mental or emotional equilibrium) :: ryste, sjokkere
rock band {n} (rock group) SEE: rock group ::
rock dove {n} (Columba livia) :: klippedue
rockery {n} (section of a garden made from decorative rocks) :: [Bokmål] steinbed {n}, fjellhage {m}; [Nynorsk] steinbed {n}, fjellhage {m}
rocket {n} (a rocket engine) :: rakett {m}
rocket {n} (non-guided missile) :: rakett {m}
rocket {n} (a vehicle) :: rakett {m}
rocket {n} (a projectile firework) :: rakett {m}
rocket {v} (To accelerate) :: [Bokmål] skyte; [Nynorsk] skyte
rockfall {n} (a quantity of rocks that has fallen from a cliff) :: [Bokmål] steinras {n}; [Nynorsk] steinras {n}
rock garden {n} (rockery) SEE: rockery ::
rock group {n} (musical group specializing in rock music) :: [Bokmål] rockeband {n}; [Nynorsk] rockeband {n}
Rockies {prop} (Rocky Mountains) SEE: Rocky Mountains ::
rocking chair {n} (chair with a curved base which can be gently rocked) :: [Bokmål] gyngestol {m}; [Nynorsk] gyngestol {m}
rocking horse {n} (a child’s toy consisting of a (usually wooden) horse mounted on a rocker or swing) :: [Bokmål] gyngehest {m}; [Nynorsk] gyngehest {m}
rockmelon {n} (melon) SEE: melon ::
rock music {n} (popular music genre) :: [Bokmål] rockemusikk {m}; [Nynorsk] rockemusikk {m}
rock paper scissors {n} (popular child's game) :: stein saks papir {?}
rockslide {n} (type of landslide characterized by falling rocks) :: [Bokmål] steinras {n}; [Nynorsk] steinras {n}
rocky {adj} (full of rocks) :: [Bokmål] steinete; [Nynorsk] steinete
Rocky Mountains {prop} (mountain range) :: Rocky Mountains
rococo {n} (style of baroque architecture etc.) :: [Bokmål] rokokko {m}; [Nynorsk] rokokko {m}
rococo {adj} (in the rococo style) :: [Bokmål] rokokko-; [Nynorsk] rokokko-
rod {n} (slang: pistol) SEE: pistol ::
rode {n} (The line from the vessel to its anchor) :: red
rodent {n} (mammal of the order Rodentia) :: [Bokmål] gnager {m}; [Nynorsk] gnagar {m}
roe {n} (roe deer) SEE: roe deer ::
roe {n} (eggs of fish) :: [Bokmål] rogn {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rogn {f}
roe deer {n} (small deer species, Capreolus capreolus) :: rådyr {n}
roentgenium {n} (chemical element) :: roentgenium
Roger {prop} (male given name) :: Roar, Roger
role {n} (character or part) :: rolle {m}
role {n} (the expected behavior of an individual in a society) :: rolle {m}
role {n} (the function or position of something) :: rolle {m}
roleplay {n} (roleplaying game) SEE: roleplaying game ::
roleplaying game {n} (type of game in which the players assume the role of a character) :: rollespill {n}; [Nynorsk] rollespel {n}
roll {v} (to be under the influence of MDMA) :: knipse
roller {n} (slang: police) SEE: cop ::
roller {n} (rotating cylindrical part of a machine) :: [Bokmål] vals {m}, valse; [Nynorsk] vals {m}, valse
roller {n} (hair roller) SEE: hair roller ::
rollercoaster {n} (amusement ride) :: [Bokmål] berg-og-dal-bane {m}; [Nynorsk] berg-og-dal-bane {m} {f}
roller skate {n} (a boot having small wheels) :: [Bokmål] rulleskøyte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rulleskøyte {f}, rulleskeise {f}
rolling pin {n} (food preparation utensil) :: [Bokmål] kjevle {n}; [Nynorsk] kjevle {n}
rolling resistance {n} (force) :: [Bokmål] rullemotstand {m}; [Nynorsk] rullemotstand {m}
Rom {n} (a member of the Romani people) :: [Bokmål] sigøyner {m}, sigøynerske {f}; [Nynorsk] sigøynar {m}, sigøynerske {f}
Roma {prop} (the Romani people) :: Romafolket, Romanifolk
romaji {n} (romanization of Japanese) :: rōmaji {m}
Roman {adj} (of or from Rome) :: [Bokmål] romersk; [Nynorsk] romersk
Roman {adj} (of or from the Roman Empire) :: [Bokmål] romersk; [Nynorsk] romersk
Roman {n} (a native or resident of Rome) :: [Bokmål] romer {m}; [Nynorsk] romar {m}
Roman {n} (a native or inhabitant of the Roman Empire) :: [Bokmål] romer {m}; [Nynorsk] romar {m}
Roman Catholic Church {prop} (part of the Christian churches in union with the pope in Rome) :: [Bokmål] Den romersk-katolske kirke {f}, Den katolske kirke {f}; [Nynorsk] Den katolske kirkja {f}
romance {n} (intimate relationship, love affair) :: [Bokmål] romanse {m}; [Nynorsk] romanse {m}
romance {n} (story or novel dealing with idealized love) :: [Bokmål] romanse {m}; [Nynorsk] romanse {m}
romance {n} (music: sentimental ballad) :: [Bokmål] romanse {m}; [Nynorsk] romanse {m}
Romance {adj} (of or dealing with languages or cultures derived from Roman influence and Latin) :: [Bokmål] romansk; [Nynorsk] romansk
Romance language {n} (language descended from Latin) :: romansk språk {n}
Roman Empire {prop} (empire) :: Romerriket
Romani {n} (member of the Roma people) SEE: Rom ::
Romani {prop} (nomadic people) SEE: Roma ::
Romania {prop} (South-Eastern European country) :: Romania
Romanian {adj} (of or relating to Romania, its people, or language) :: [Bokmål] rumensk; [Nynorsk] rumensk
Romanian {n} (native of Romania) :: [Bokmål] rumener {m}; [Nynorsk] rumen {m}, rumenar {m}
Romanian {prop} (official language of Romania) :: [Bokmål] rumensk {m}; [Nynorsk] rumensk {m}
Roman numeral {n} (numeral represented by letters) :: [Bokmål] romertall {n}; [Nynorsk] romartal {n}
Roman road {n} (road built by the Romans) :: [Bokmål] romervei {m}; [Nynorsk] romarveg {m}
Romans {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Paulus' brev til romarane, Romarbrevet, Romerne
Romans {prop} (30th sura of the Qur'an) :: Romerne {m-p}
Romansch {prop} (the Romance language) :: retoromansk
romantic {n} (person with romantic character) :: [Bokmål] romantiker {m}; [Nynorsk] romantikar {m}
romantic {n} (person who is behaving romantically) :: [Bokmål] romantiker {m}; [Nynorsk] romantikar {m}
romanticist {n} (advocate or follower of romanticism) :: [Bokmål] romantiker {m}; [Nynorsk] romantikar {m}
Rome {prop} (city) :: [Bokmål] Roma, Rom; [Nynorsk] Roma
Romeo {n} (boyfriend) SEE: boyfriend ::
Romeo {prop} (character in Romeo and Juliet) :: Romeo {m}
Romeo and Juliet {prop} (the tragedy) :: Romeo og Julie
Rome wasn't built in a day {proverb} (it takes a long time to create something complicated or impressive) :: Rom ble ikke bygget på en dag
Ronald {prop} (male given name) :: Ronald
roof {n} (the cover at the top of a building) :: tak {n}
roofer {n} (craftsman who lays or repairs roofs) :: [Bokmål] taktekker {m}; [Nynorsk] taktekkar {m}
roofie {n} (slang for flunitrazepam) :: hypper {m}
roof rack {n} (rack attached to the top of a car) :: [Bokmål] takgrind {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] takgrind {f}
roof tile {n} (tile covering a roof) :: [Bokmål] takstein {m}; [Nynorsk] takstein {m}
rook {n} (bird) :: kornkråke
rook {n} (chesspiece) :: [Bokmål] tårn {n}; [Nynorsk] tårn {n}
rookie {adj} (amateur) SEE: amateur ::
room {n} (space) :: rom {n}, plass {m}
room {n} (division in a building) :: rom {n}, værelse {n}
roommate {n} (a person with whom one shares a room) :: romkamerat {m}
room temperature {n} (normal temperature) :: [Bokmål] romtemperatur {m}; [Nynorsk] romtemperatur {m}
rooster {n} (flower) SEE: violet ::
rooster {n} (male chicken; male gallinaceous bird) :: hane {m}
root {n} (part of a plant) :: [Bokmål] rot {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rot {f}
root {n} (of a tooth) :: [Bokmål] rot {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rot {f}
root {n} (part of a hair under the skin) :: [Bokmål] rot {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rot {f}
root {n} (primary source) :: [Bokmål] rot {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rot {f}
root {n} (arithmetic: square root) SEE: square root ::
root {n} (root vegetable) SEE: root vegetable ::
root vegetable {n} (edible root) :: [Bokmål] rotfrukt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rotfrukt {f}
rope {n} (thick, strong string) :: [Bokmål] tau {n}, rep {n}, reip {n}, [ropes] tauverk {n}; [Nynorsk] tau {n}, tog {n}, reip {n}, [ropes] tauverk {n}
rope {n} (a length of this string) :: [Bokmål] tau {n}, rep {n}, reip {n}; [Nynorsk] tau {n}, tog {n}, reip {n}
rope ladder {n} (flexible ladder) :: [Bokmål] taustige {m}; [Nynorsk] taustige {m}
rorqual {n} (whale with long skin folds below mouth) :: finnhval {m}
rosé {n} (wine) :: [Bokmål] rosévin {m}, rosevin {m}; [Nynorsk] rosévin {m}, rosevin {m}
rosary {n} (Catholic prayer beads) :: [Bokmål] rosenkrans {m}; [Nynorsk] rosenkrans {m}
rose {n} (shrub) :: [Bokmål] rose {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rose {f}
rose {n} (flower) :: [Bokmål] rose {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rose {f}
rose {n} (colour) :: [Bokmål] rosa; [Nynorsk] rosa
rose fish {n} (Sebastes norvegicus) :: [Bokmål] uer {m}; [Nynorsk] uer {m}
rosehip {n} (the fruit of a rose plant) :: nype
rosemary {n} (shrub) :: [Bokmål] rosmarin {m}; [Nynorsk] rosmarin {m}
Rosetta Stone {prop} (large inscribed stone) :: [Bokmål] Rosettastenen; [Nynorsk] Rosettasteinen
rosette {n} (ornamental imitation of a rose) :: rosett {m}
rosette {n} (architectural ornament) :: rosett {m}
rosin {n} (liquid resin) SEE: resin ::
roster {n} (schedule) SEE: schedule ::
rostrum {n} (zoology: beak) SEE: beak ::
rosé wine {n} (pink coloured wine) :: [Bokmål] rosévin {m}, rosevin {m}; [Nynorsk] rosévin {m}, rosevin {m}
rotary {n} (traffic circle) SEE: traffic circle ::
rotate {v} (to spin, turn, or revolve) :: [Bokmål] rotere; [Nynorsk] rotere
rotate {v} (to advance through a sequence; to take turns) :: [Bokmål] rotere; [Nynorsk] rotere
rotor {n} (a rotating part of a mechanical device) :: rotor {m}
rouge {n} (blush) SEE: blush ::
rough {adj} (turbulent) :: [Bokmål] urolig
roughage {n} (dietary fibre) SEE: dietary fibre ::
rough-legged buzzard {n} (Buteo lagopus) :: [Bokmål] fjellvåk {m}; [Nynorsk] fjellvåk {m}
roughly {adv} (approximately) SEE: approximately ::
roulette {n} (game of chance) :: [Bokmål] rulett {m}; [Nynorsk] rulett {m}
roulette wheel {n} (wheel used in the game of roulette) :: [Bokmål] ruletthjul {n}; [Nynorsk] ruletthjul {n}
round {adj} (circular or cylindrical) :: rund
round {adj} (spherical) :: rund
round {n} (circular or repetitious route) :: [Bokmål] runde {m}; [Nynorsk] runde {m}
round {n} (segment of a sport event) :: [Bokmål] runde {m}; [Nynorsk] runde {m}
round {n} (stage of a sports competition) :: [Bokmål] runde {m}; [Nynorsk] runde {m}
roundabout {n} (road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island) :: [Bokmål] rundkjøring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rundkøyring {f}
rounded {adj} (made into a circle or a sphere) :: [Bokmål] avrundet [e.g. corners, edges]
roundpole fence {n} (fence) :: skigard
round trip {n} (a trip from one destination to another and then returning to the starting location) :: tur-retur; [Bokmål] rundtur {m}; [Nynorsk] rundtur {m}
round up {v} (to collect or gather (something) together) :: samle
roundworm {n} (animal of the phylum Nematoida) :: [Bokmål] rundorm {m}; [Nynorsk] rundorm {m}, rundmakk {m}
route {n} (course or way traveled) :: rute {m} {f}
route {n} :: rute {m} {f}
router {n} (a device that connects local area networks to form a larger internet) :: [Bokmål] ruter {m}
routine {n} (course of action to be followed regularly; a standard procedure) :: [Bokmål] rutine {m}; [Nynorsk] rutine {m}
routine {n} (set of normal procedures, often performed mechanically) :: [Bokmål] rutine {m}; [Nynorsk] rutine {m}
routine {adj} (according to established procedure) :: [Bokmål] rutinemessig; [Nynorsk] rutinemessig
routine {adj} (regular; habitual) :: [Bokmål] rutinemessig; [Nynorsk] rutinemessig
routinely {adv} (in a routine manner) :: [Bokmål] rutinemessig; [Nynorsk] rutinemessig
row {v} (transitive:to propel over water using oars) :: [Bokmål] ro; [Nynorsk] ro
rowan {n} (Sorbus aucuparia) :: [Bokmål] rogn {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rogn {m} {f}, raun {m}
rowboat {n} (small boat that is rowed) :: robåt {m}
rower {n} (person who rows a boat) :: [Bokmål] roer {m}
rowhome {n} (house) SEE: rowhouse ::
row house {n} (rowhouse) SEE: rowhouse ::
rowhouse {n} (house) :: [Bokmål] rekkehus
rowing {n} (the sport) :: [Bokmål] roing {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] roing {f}
rowing boat {n} (rowboat) SEE: rowboat ::
rowing machine {n} (exercise machine) :: [Bokmål] romaskin {m}; [Nynorsk] romaskin {m} {f}
rowlock {n} (support for an oar) :: [Bokmål] åregaffel {m}, tollegaffel {m}, tollepinne {m}
Roxana {prop} (the wife of Alexander the Great) :: Roxana
Roxanne {prop} (female given name) SEE: Roxana ::
royal {adj} (of or relating to a monarch or their family) :: [Bokmål] kongelig; [Nynorsk] kongeleg
royal {n} (nautical: a sail) :: [Bokmål] røyl {m}
royal blue {adj} (colour) :: [Bokmål] kongeblå; [Nynorsk] kongeblå
royal family {n} (family of the ruling sovereign of a country or state) :: kongefamilie {m}
royalism {n} (advocacy of a king or royal house) :: [Bokmål] rojalisme {m}, kongetroskap {m}, kongetruskap {m}; [Nynorsk] rojalisme {m}, kongetruskap {m}
royalist {n} (supporter of monarchy) :: [Bokmål] rojalist {m}; [Nynorsk] rojalist {m}
Royal Navy {prop} (British navy) :: Den kongelige marine
Roy G. Biv {prop} (mnemonic) :: roggbif
rösti {n} (traditional dish in Germanophone Switzerland made from fried potatoes) :: rösti
rubber {n} (pliable material derived from the sap of the rubber tree) :: [Bokmål] gummi {m}; [Nynorsk] gummi {m}
rubber {n} (synthetic materials with the same properties) :: kunstgummi {m}
rubber {n} (condom) :: gummi {m}, kondom {m}
rubber {n} (water resistant shoe covers) :: kalosj {m}
rubber {n} (tires) :: dekk {n}, bilgummi {m}
rubber {n} (eraser) SEE: eraser ::
rubber band {n} (elastic band) SEE: elastic band ::
rubber duck {n} (toy shaped like a duck) :: badeand {m} {f}
rubberneck {n} (tourist) SEE: tourist ::
rubber stamp {n} (piece of rubber to make an imprint) :: [Bokmål] stempel {n}; [Nynorsk] stempel {n}
rubbish {n} (garbage) SEE: garbage ::
rubbish bag {n} (plastic bag for the disposal of household waste) SEE: garbage bag ::
rubbish bin {n} (garbage can) SEE: garbage can ::
rubeola {n} (measles) SEE: measles ::
rubidium {n} (element with atomic number 37) :: rubidium
ruble {n} (Russian monetary unit) :: [Bokmål] rubel
rub salt in the wound {v} (to make an injury feel worse) :: strø salt i såret
ruby {n} (type of gem) :: rubin {m}
rucksack {n} (a bag carried on the back) SEE: backpack ::
rudder {n} (underwater vane used to steer a vessel) :: [Bokmål] ror {n}; [Nynorsk] ror {n}
rudder {n} (control surface of an aircraft) :: ror {n}, haleror {n}, sideror {n}
rudderless {adj} (without a rudder, unsteerable, without guidance) :: uten ror
rude {adj} (bad-mannered) :: uforskammet
rude {adj} (obscene, pornographic, offensive) :: grov
rude {adj} (tough, robust) :: grov
rude {adj} (undeveloped, unskilled, basic) ::
Rudolph {prop} (male given name) :: Rudolf
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer {prop} (the red-nosed reindeer) :: [Bokmål] Rudolf er rød på nesen {m}, Reinsdyret Rudolf {m}
rue {n} (any of various perennial shrubs) :: vinrute
ruff {n} (circular frill or ruffle on a garment) :: [Bokmål] halsekrus, møllesteinskrage, pipekrage, pipekrave, prestekrage
ruff {n} (the bird Philomachus pugnax (syn. Calidris pugnax)) :: [Bokmål] brushane; [Nynorsk] brushane
rufous-bellied kookaburra {n} (Dacelo gaudichaud) :: [Bokmål] hvitnebbkokaburra; [Nynorsk] kvitnebbkokaburra
rug {n} (wig) SEE: wig ::
Ruhnu {prop} (island in the middle of the Gulf of Riga) :: Ruhnu
ruin {n} (remains of destroyed construction) :: [Bokmål] ruin {m}; [Nynorsk] ruin {m}
ruin {n} (the state of being a ruin, destroyed or decayed) :: [Bokmål] ruin {m}; [Nynorsk] ruin {m}
ruin {n} (something which leads to serious troubles) :: [Bokmål] ruin {m}; [Nynorsk] ruin {m}
ruin {v} (to ruin) SEE: wreck ::
rule {n} (regulation) :: [Bokmål] regel {m}; [Nynorsk] regel {m}
rule {v} (to regulate, be in charge of, make decisions for, reign over) :: [Bokmål] styre, regjere; [Nynorsk] styre, regjere
rule {n} (straight-edge) SEE: ruler ::
rule of thumb {n} (a general guideline rather than a strict rule) :: [Bokmål] tommelfingerregel {m}; [Nynorsk] tommelfingerregel {m}
ruler {n} (measuring or drawing device) :: [Bokmål] linjal {m}; [Nynorsk] linjal {m}
ruler {n} (person who rules or governs) :: [Bokmål] hersker {m}, makthaver {m}; [Nynorsk] herskar {m}, makthavar {m}
rules are made to be broken {proverb} (it is acceptable to break rules) :: regler er til for å brytes
rum {n} (distilled spirit) :: [Bokmål] rom {m}; [Nynorsk] rom {m}
rumba {n} (dance) :: rumba
rumble {n} (low, heavy, continuous sound) :: rumling {c}
rumble {v} (to make a low pitched noise) :: rumle
ruminant {adj} (chewing cud) :: [Bokmål] drøvtyggende; [Nynorsk] jortande, ørtande
ruminant {n} (artiodactyl ungulate mammal which chews cud) :: [Bokmål] drøvtygger {m}; [Nynorsk] jortar {m}, drøvtyggar {m}, drøvtyggjar {m}
ruminate {v} (to chew cud) :: [Bokmål] tygge drøv, drøvtygge; [Nynorsk] jorte, ørte
ruminate {v} (to meditate) :: tygge på
rummage {v} (to search something which contains many items) :: gjennomsøke
rummage {v} (to search something thoroughly and with disregard) :: endevende
rummage {v} (to hastily search for) :: grovsøke
rumor {n} (statement or claim from no known reliable source) :: rykte
rump {n} (the buttocks) :: rumpe {f}
rumpus {n} (noise and confusion) :: rumpus
run {v} (to move quickly on two feet) :: løpe, springe
run {v} (of a machine, to be operating normally) ::
run {n} (creek) :: Løpe
run {v} (to smuggle illegal goods) SEE: smuggle ::
run amok {v} (run amok) :: gå amok
run a red light {v} (1.To pass through the traffic light when the red light is illuminated) :: kjøre på rødt lys {}
run away {v} (to flee by running) :: stikke av
run down {v} (to criticise) :: rakke ned på
rundown {adj} (run-down) SEE: run-down ::
run-down {adj} (decrepit) :: [Bokmål] nedslitt
rune {n} (letter or character) :: rune {f}
runestone {n} (stone with a runic inscription) :: [Bokmål] runestein {m}, runesten {m}; [Nynorsk] runestein {m}
run into {v} (intransitive, to collide with) :: kjøre på en
run into {v} (intransitive, to encounter or meet) :: [Bokmål] støte på, treffe; [Nynorsk] støyte på, treffe
runner {n} (somebody who runs, who moves at a fast pace) :: [Bokmål] løper {m}; [Nynorsk] laupar {m}, løpar {m}, løypar {m}, springar {m}
runner {n} (mechanical part intended for wheels to run on or to slide against another surface) :: [Bokmål] løper {m}; [Nynorsk] laupar {m}, løpar {m}, løypar {m}
runner {n} (strip of fabric used to decorate a table) :: [Bokmål] løper {m}; [Nynorsk] laupar {m}, løpar {m}, løypar {m}
runner {n} (long, narrow carpet for a high traffic area) :: [Bokmål] løper {m}, matte {c}; [Nynorsk] laupar {m}, løpar {m}, løypar {m}, matte {f}
runner {n} (botany: long stolon) :: [Bokmål] utløper {m}; [Nynorsk] utlaupar {m}, utløpar {m}, utløypar {m}
runner-up {n} (the person who finishes second) :: toer {m}
running dog {n} (lackey) SEE: lackey ::
running text {n} (body of text) :: brødtekst
running track {n} (track for running events) :: [Bokmål] løpebane {m}; [Nynorsk] løpebane {m} {f}, laupebane {m} {f}
run over {v} (to drive over, causing injury or death) :: kjøre over, kjøre ned
run-up {n} (the approach run of a highjumper or other athlete in order to gather speed or momentum) :: [Bokmål] tilløp {n}; [Nynorsk] tilløp {n}, tillaup {n}
runway {n} (defined section of land for airplanes) :: [Bokmål] rullebane {m}; [Nynorsk] rullebane {m} {f}
rupee {n} (monetary currency) :: [Bokmål] rupi {m}; [Nynorsk] rupi {m}
rural {adj} (pertaining to non-urban areas) :: [Bokmål] landlig, rural; [Nynorsk] landleg, rural
rush {n} (plant) :: [Bokmål] siv {n}; [Nynorsk] sev {n}, siv {n}
rush hour {n} (times of day when traffic jams are commonplace, principally due to commuting) :: [Bokmål] rushtid
Russenorsk {prop} (language) :: russenorsk, russonorsk
Russia {prop} (country in Asia and Europe) :: Russland
Russian {n} (a person from Russia) :: [Bokmål] russer {m}; [Nynorsk] russar {m}
Russian {prop} (the Russian language) :: [Bokmål] russisk; [Nynorsk] russisk
Russian {adj} (of or pertaining to Russia) :: [Bokmål] russisk; [Nynorsk] russisk
Russian Blue {n} (cat breed) :: [Bokmål] russisk blå {m}, Russisk blå {m}; [Nynorsk] russisk blå {m}, Russisk blå {m}
Russian doll {n} (wooden doll) :: matrjosjka {f}, matruska {f}, matrusjka {f}
Russian Federation {prop} (Russia) :: Den russiske føderasjon, Den russiske føderasjonen
Russian Orthodox Church {prop} (Russian Orthodox Church) :: [Bokmål] Den russisk-ortodokse kirke {f}; [Nynorsk] Den russisk-ortodokse kirkja {f}
Russian roulette {prop} (deadly game with revolver and random spinning) :: [Bokmål] russisk rulett {m}; [Nynorsk] russisk rulett {m}
rust {n} (result of oxidation) :: [Bokmål] rust {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rust {f}
rust {n} (colour) :: [Bokmål] rustrød; [Nynorsk] rustraud
rust {n} (plant disease) :: [Bokmål] rust {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] rust {f}
rust {v} (to oxidise) :: ruste
rusty {adj} (affected by rust) :: [Bokmål] rusten; [Nynorsk] rusten, rusta
rusty {adj} (lacking recent experience, out of practice) :: [Bokmål] rusten; [Nynorsk] rusten
rutabaga {n} (edible root) :: kålrot
Ruth {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Rut
Ruth {prop} (female given name) :: Ruth, Rut
ruthenium {n} (chemical element) :: ruthenium
rutherfordium {n} (chemical element) :: rutherfordium
ruthless {adj} (without pity or compassion) :: hensynsløs, ubarmhjertig
rutting season {n} (season for rutting) :: [Bokmål] brunsttid {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] brunsttid {f}
Ruy Lopez {n} (a common chess opening) :: spansk åpning {m}
Rwanda {prop} (country) :: Rwanda
Rwandan {n} (a person from Rwanda or of Rwandan descent) :: [Bokmål] rwander {m}; [Nynorsk] rwandar {m}, rwandar {m}
Rwandan {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Rwanda, the Rwandan people or language) :: [Bokmål] rwandisk; [Nynorsk] rwandisk
rye {n} (the grass Secale cereale or its grains as food) :: [Bokmål] rug {m}; [Nynorsk] rug {m}
rye {n} (rye bread) SEE: rye bread ::
rye bread {n} (type of bread) :: [Bokmål] rugbrød {n}; [Nynorsk] rugbrød {n}
Rzeczpospolita {prop} (Poland) SEE: Poland ::