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n00b {n} (beginner) SEE: newbie ::
n/a {initialism} (not applicable) :: ikke anvendeligt
n/a {initialism} (not available) :: ikke tilgængeligt
NaCl {n} (sodium chloride) SEE: sodium chloride ::
NaCl {n} (table salt) SEE: table salt ::
nacre {n} (pearly substance on the interior of shells) SEE: mother-of-pearl ::
nada {pron} (nothing) SEE: nothing ::
Nadia {prop} (female given name) :: Nadia
naevus {n} (abnormal area on skin) SEE: mole ::
nag {n} (small horse) :: pony
nag {n} (old useless horse) :: øg, krikke
nag {v} (complain about insignificant matters) :: hakke på, skænde på, brokke, murre, mukke, ømme sig, vrænge
nag {v} (bother with memories) :: stikke til, nage
nag {n} (one who nags) :: nasser
Nagorno-Karabakh Republic {prop} (country in South Caucasus) :: Republikken Nagorno-Karabakh, NKR
Nagykanizsa {prop} (town in Hungary) :: Nagykanizsa
Nahuatl {prop} (language) :: nahuatl
Nahum {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Nahum
nail {n} (on fingers and toes) :: negl
nail {n} (spike-shaped metal fastener used for joining wood or similar materials) :: nagle {c}, søm {n}
nail {v} (employ a nail as a fastener) :: sømme
nail clipper {n} (nail trimmer) :: negleklipper {c}
nail cutter {n} (nail clipper) SEE: nail clipper ::
nail trimmer {n} (nail clipper) SEE: nail clipper ::
Nairobi {prop} (capital of Kenya) :: Nairobi
Naissaar {prop} (island in northern Estonia) :: Nargø
naive {adj} (lacking experience, wisdom, or judgement) :: naiv, enfoldig
naked {adj} (not wearing any clothes) :: nøgen, bar, blottet, splitternøgen
naked {adj} (glib, without decoration, put bluntly) :: nøgen, utilsløret
naked {adj} (unprotected) :: åben, uafskærmet
nakedness {n} (state of being naked) :: nøgenhed {c}
Nalchik {prop} (city in Russia) :: Naltsjik
name {n} (word or phrase indicating a particular person, place, class or thing) :: navn
name {v} (to give a name to) :: døbe, navngive
name {v} (to mention, specify) :: nævne, vælge
name card {n} (business card) SEE: business card ::
name day {n} (feast day of a saint) :: navnedag {c}
namely {adv} (specifically) :: navnlig
namesake {n} (person with the same name as another) :: navnefælle {c}, navne {c} [archaic], navnebroder {c}/navnebror {c} [male], navnesøster {c} [female]
Namibia {prop} (Republic of Namibia) :: Namibia
Naomi {prop} (Biblical character) :: No'omi
napa cabbage {n} (type of Chinese cabbage) :: kinakål {c}
nape {n} (back part of the neck) :: nakke {c}
napkin {n} (diaper) SEE: diaper ::
napkin {n} (serviette) :: serviet {c}
Naples {prop} (city in Italy) :: Napoli {n}, [very archaic] Neapel {n}
nappy {n} (diaper) SEE: diaper ::
narcissus {n} (any of several bulbous flowering plants, of the genus Narcissus) :: påskelilje {c}
narcolepsy {n} (sleeping disorder) :: narkolepsi {c}
narcoleptic {n} (one who suffers from narcolepsy) :: narkoleptiker {c}
narcoleptic {adj} (pertaining to narcolepsy) :: narkoleptisk
Nares Strait {prop} (strait between Ellesmere Island and Greenland) :: Nares Strædet
Narnia {prop} (a fictional land) :: Narnia
narrate {v} (to relate a story) :: fortælle
narrative {adj} (telling a story) :: fortællende, berettende
narrator {n} (in story) :: fortæller {c}
narrator {n} (in film and television) :: fortæller {c}
narrow {adj} (having small width) :: snæver, tæt, smal
narrow {v} (to get narrower) :: snævres
narrow-minded {adj} (intolerant, bigoted or prejudiced) :: snæversynet, intolerant, fordomsfuld
narthex {n} (vestibule leading to the nave) :: narthex {c}
Narva {prop} (City in Estonia) :: Narva
narwhal {n} (Arctic cetacean) :: narhval {c}
nasalization {n} (articulation such that air flows through the nose and mouth) :: nasalitet
Nassau {prop} (capital of the Bahamas) :: Nassau
Natalia {prop} (female given name) SEE: Natalie ::
Natalie {prop} (female given name) :: Natalie
Natasha {prop} (female given name) :: Natasja
Nathanael {prop} (biblical Apostle) :: Nathanael
Nathaniel {prop} (cognate of the name) SEE: Nathanael ::
nation {n} (community of people) :: nation
nation {n} (sovereign state) :: stat {c}
national {adj} (of or having to do with a nation) :: national
national anthem {n} (official song of a nation or country) :: nationalsang {c}
national average {n} (term used in comparisons) :: landsgennemsnit {n}
national holiday {n} (statutory holiday enacted by a country to commemorate the country itself) :: nationaldag
nationalism {n} (idea of supporting one's country and culture) :: nationalisme {c}
nationality {n} (membership of a nation or state) :: nationalitet {c}
nationality {n} (nationalism) SEE: nationalism ::
national security {n} (safety of a country) :: national sikkerhed {c}
nation of laws {n} (nation-state subject to rule of law) :: retsstat {c}
nation-state {n} (nation state or nation-state) :: nationalstat {c}
native language {n} (one's first language learned in childhood) SEE: mother tongue ::
native language {n} (language of a Native or Aboriginal people) :: indfødt sprog {n}
nativity play {n} (the production/performance) :: krybbespil
NATO {prop} (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) :: NATO
natter {v} (to talk idly) :: plapre
natural child {n} (child born to unmarried parents) :: uægte barn {c}
natural disaster {n} (natural phenomenon) :: naturkatastrofe {c}
natural disaster {n} (emergency situation) :: naturkatastrofe {c}
natural gas {n} (mixture of gaseous hydrocarbons associated with petroleum deposits) :: naturgas {c}
naturalism {n} (a state of nature; conformity to nature) :: naturalisme {c}
natural number {n} (positive integer or non-negative integer) :: naturligt tal
natural number {n} ((only) positive integer) :: positivt heltal
natural number {n} ((only) non-negative integer) :: ikke-negativt heltal
natural science {n} (science involved in studying phenomena or laws of the physical world) :: naturvidenskab {c}
natural scientist {n} (scientist dedicated to natural science) :: naturvidenskabsmand {c}
natural selection {n} (natural selection) :: naturlig selektion {c}
nature {n} (the natural world) :: natur {c}
nature {n} (essential characteristics) :: natur {c}
nature {n} (primitive state of being) :: natur {c}
nature {n} (everything related to biological and geographical states) :: natur {c}
naughty {adj} (bad; tending to misbehave or act badly) :: slem, uartig
naughty {adj} (risqué, sexually suggestive) :: uartig, fræk
Nauru {prop} (Republic of Nauru) :: Nauru
nausea {n} (feeling of physical unwellness, usually with the desire to vomit) :: kvalme
nausea {n} (motion sickness) SEE: motion sickness ::
nautical mile {n} (nautical: a unit of measure equal to 1852 metres) :: sømil {c}
Navarre {prop} (autonomous community of Spain) :: Navarra
nave {n} (the middle or body of a church) :: skib {n}
nave {n} (hub of a wheel) :: nav {n}
navel {n} (remnant of umbilical cord) :: navle {c}
navigation {n} (canal) SEE: canal ::
navigation {n} (theory, practice and technology of charting a course for a ship, aircraft or spaceship) :: navigering {c}
navigation {n} (traffic or travel by vessel) :: skibsfart {c}, søfart {c}
navy {n} (sea force) :: flåde {c}, marine {c}
navy {n} (department) :: flåde {c}, marine {c}, søværn {n}
navy {n} (navy blue colour) :: marineblå
navy {adj} (Having a navy colour) :: marineblå
navy blue {adj} (navy blue (adjective)) SEE: navy ::
Naypyidaw {prop} (capital of Myanmar) :: Naypyidaw
Nay Pyi Taw {prop} (Naypyidaw) SEE: Naypyidaw ::
Nazism {prop} (the ideology of Adolf Hitler’s NSDAP) :: nazisme {c}
N'Djamena {prop} (capital city of Chad) :: N'Djamena
neanderthal {n} (a Homo neanderthalensis specimen) SEE: Neanderthal ::
Neanderthal {n} (a Homo neanderthalensis specimen) :: neandertaler {c}
Neapolitan {adj} (ice cream) :: regnbueis {c} (rainbow ice cream)
near {adj} (physically close) :: nær
near-death experience {n} (experience by people whose heart and brain have temporarily ceased to function) :: nærdødsoplevelse {c}
Near East {prop} (region in Asia) :: Nærorienten
nearness {n} (proximity) SEE: proximity ::
near sighted {adj} (myopic) :: nærsynet
nearsightedness {n} (myopia) SEE: myopia ::
neat {n} (cattle) SEE: cattle ::
Nebraska {prop} (US state) :: Nebraska
nebula {n} (a space cloud) :: stjernetåge {c}
necessary {adj} (needed, required) :: nødvendig
necessitate {v} (to make necessary; require something to be brought about) :: kræve, nødvendiggøre
necessity is the mother of innovation {proverb} (necessity is the mother of invention) SEE: necessity is the mother of invention ::
necessity is the mother of invention {proverb} (a person in need will find a way) :: nød lærer nøgen kvinde at spinde
neck {n} (the part of body connecting the head and the trunk found in humans and some animals) :: hals {c}
neck {n} (the part of a shirt, dress etc., which fits a person's neck) :: hals {c}
neck {n} (the tapered part of a bottle toward the opening) :: hals {c}
neck {n} (the extension of any stringed instrument on which a fingerboard is mounted) :: hals {c}
neck {v} (make love) :: elske
necklace {n} (jewelry) :: halskæde {c}
necktie {n} (strip of cloth worn around the neck and tied in the front) :: slips {n}
necromancy {n} (divination involving the dead) :: nekromanti {c}
necrophilia {n} (pathological attraction to dead bodies) :: nekrofili {c}
necrophilia {n} (pathological fascination with death) :: nekrofili {c}
necropsy {n} (pathological dissection of a corpse) :: obduktion {c}
nectar {n} (drink of the gods) :: nektar {c}
nectar {n} (sweet liquid secreted by flowers) :: nektar {c}
nectar {n} (any delicious drink) :: nektar {c}, saftevand {n}
nectarine {n} (fruit) :: nektarin {c}
need {n} (something required) :: behov {n}
need {n} (lack of means of subsistence) :: nød {c}
need {v} (to have an absolute requirement for) :: behøve
need {v} (to want strongly) :: behøve
need {v} (to be obliged to) :: behøve
needle {n} (implement for sewing etc.) :: nål {c}
needle {n} (indicating device) :: nål {c}
needle {n} (leaf of conifer) :: nål {c}
neem {n} (Azadirachta indica) :: neemtræ
negative {adj} (of electrical charge) :: negativ
negative {adj} (mathematics: less than zero) :: negativ
negative {adj} (pessimistic) :: negativ
negative reinforcement {n} (negative reinforcement) :: negativ forstærkning
neglect {v} (disregard) :: negligere, forsømme
neglect {v} (fail to care for) :: ignorere
neglect {v} (failure due to carelessness) :: forsømme, negligere
neglect {n} (act of neglecting) :: negligering {c}, forsømmelse {c}
neglect {n} (state of being neglected) :: forsømthed
negligent {adj} (careless) SEE: careless ::
negligible {adj} (able to be ignored or excluded) :: ubetydelig
negro {n} (Negro) SEE: Negro ::
Negro {n} (person with dark skin) :: neger {c}
Nehemiah {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Nehemias
Nehemiah {prop} (male given name) :: Nehemias {m}
neighborhood {n} (largely obsolete: quality of being a neighbor) :: naboskab {n}
neighborhood {n} (nearby area) :: kvarter {n}, nabolag {n}, omegn {c}, bydel [urban]
neighborhood {n} (inhabitants of a residential area) :: nabolag {n}
neighborhood {n} (approximate amount) :: cirka, i omegnen af
neighborhood {n} (topology: set containing an open subset containing some specified point) :: omegn {c}
neighbour {n} (a person living on adjacent or nearby land) :: nabo
Nei Mongol {prop} (Inner Mongolia) SEE: Inner Mongolia ::
neither {conj} (not either (used with nor): neither X nor Y) :: hverken X eller Y
neither fish nor fowl {n} (something or someone not easily categorized; something that does not fit in a group or situation) :: hverken fugl eller fisk
nemesis {n} (archenemy) SEE: archenemy ::
nene {n} (Branta sandvicensis) :: Hawaiigås {c}
neoclassicism {n} (movement) :: nyklassicisme {c}
neodymium {n} (chemical element) :: neodym {n}
Neolithic {adj} (of or relating to the New Stone Age) :: yngre stenalder
neologism {n} (recently coined word) :: neologisme {c}
neon {n} (element) :: neon {n}
neonate {n} (newborn infant) SEE: newborn ::
neophyte {n} (beginner) :: begynder
neophyte {n} (novice (recent convert)) :: Nybegynder
Nepal {prop} (Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal) :: Nepal
Nepalese {adj} (Nepali) SEE: Nepali ::
Nepalese {n} (Nepali) SEE: Nepali ::
Nepalese {prop} (Nepali) SEE: Nepali ::
Nepali {adj} (pertaining to Nepal) :: nepalesisk
Nepali {n} (person) :: nepales
Nepali {prop} (language) :: nepalesisk
nephew {n} (fraternal or sororal nephew, see also: fraternal nephew; sororal nephew) :: nevø {c}
nepotism {n} (favoring of relatives or personal friends) :: nepotisme {c}
Neptune {prop} (eighth planet of the solar system) :: Neptun
Neptune {prop} (Roman god of the ocean) :: Neptun
neptunium {n} (chemical element) :: neptunium {n}
nerd {n} (intellectual, skillful person, generally introverted) :: nørd
nerdy {adj} (Of or like a nerd) :: nørdet
nerve {n} (bundle of neurons) :: nerve {c}
nerve {v} (encourage) SEE: encourage ::
nerve cell {n} (cell of the nervous system) :: nervecelle {c}, neuron {n}
nerve-wracking {adj} (intensely distressing) :: nervepirrende
nervosity {n} (nervousness) SEE: nervousness ::
nervous {adj} (easily agitated) :: nervøs, nervesvag
nervous {adj} (anxious) :: nervøs
nervous {adj} (relating to the nerves) :: nerve-
nervously {adv} (in a nervous manner) :: nervøst
nervousness {n} (state or quality of being nervous) :: nervøsitet {c}
nervous system {n} (system which coordinates the activity of the body) :: nervesystem
-ness {suffix} (appended to adjectives to form nouns meaning "the state of being...", "the quality of being...", or "the measure of being...") :: -hed, -skab
ness {n} (a promontory; a cape or headland) :: næs {n}
Nessie {prop} (nickname for the Loch Ness monster) :: Nessie
nest {n} (bird-built structure) :: rede {c}, fuglerede {c}
nest {v} (to build or settle into a nest) :: bygge rede
Nestorian {adj} (related to the teachings of Nestorius) :: nestoriansk
Nestorian {n} (A member of a "Nestorian" church) :: nestorianer {c}
Nestorianism {n} (The religious beliefs of the followers of Nestorius) :: nestorianisme {c}
net {n} (mesh of string, cord or rope) :: net {n}
net {n} (device for catching fish, butterflies etc.) :: garn, vod
net {n} (interconnecting system) :: net {n}
Netherlandic {prop} (Dutch) SEE: Dutch ::
Netherlandish {prop} (Dutch) SEE: Dutch ::
Netherlands {prop} (country in northwestern Europe, see also: Holland) :: Nederlandene {n-p}
Netherlands {adj} (pertaining to the Netherlands) :: hollandsk, nederlandsk
Netherlands Antilles {prop} (former autonomous territory) :: Nederlandske Antiller {p}
nettle {n} (stinging herb of genus Urtica) :: nælde {c}, brændenælde {c}
net weight {n} (weight of a product) :: nettovægt
network {n} (fabric or structure of fibrous elements) :: net {n}
network {n} (interconnected group or system) :: netværk {n}
network {n} (directory of people) :: netværk {n}
network {n} (multiple computers and other devices connected together) :: netværk {n}
neuron {n} (a cell of the nervous system) :: nervecelle {c}, neuron {c}
neurotic {adj} (Overanxious) :: neurotisk
neurotic {n} (person who has a neurosis) :: neurotiker
neuter {adj} (grammar: having a form which is not masculine nor feminine) :: intetkøn
neuter {adj} (having no generative organs, or imperfectly developed ones) :: ukønnet, kønsløs
neuter {n} (the neuter gender (grammar)) :: intetkøn, neutrum
neuter {n} (grammar: noun of the neuter gender) :: intetkøn {n} intetkønsord {n}, neutrum {n}
neuter {v} (to remove sex organs from an animal) :: kastrere
neutral {adj} (not taking sides in a conflict) :: neutral
neutralise {v} (to make inactive or ineffective) :: neutralisere
neutrality {n} (state of being neutral; taking no part on either side) :: neutralitet {c}
neutrino {n} (en elementary particle with extremely small mass and no electric charge) :: neutrino {c}
neutron {n} (subatomic particle) :: neutron {c}
Nevada {prop} (US state) :: Nevada
never {adv} (at no time) :: aldrig
never ever {adv} (emphatic never) :: aldrig nogensinde
never mind {v} (it is not important) :: lige meget
nevus {n} (benign lesion on skin) SEE: mole ::
new {adj} (recently made or created) :: ny, frisk
new {adj} (additional, recently discovered) :: ny
new {adj} (current or later) :: nuværende
new {adj} (distinguishing something established more recently) :: ny
new {adj} (in original condition, pristine) :: ny
new {adj} (refreshed, reinvigorated) :: ny
new {adj} (newborn) :: ny, nyfødt
new {adj} (of recent origin) :: ny
new {adj} (strange, unfamiliar) :: ny
new {adj} (recently arrived or appeared) :: ny
new {adj} (inexperienced, unaccustomed) :: ny
newb {n} (newbie) SEE: newbie ::
newbie {n} (new (inexperienced) user or participant) :: nybegynder {c}
newborn {adj} (recently born) :: nyfødt
New Caledonia {prop} (overseas territory of France) :: Ny Kaledonien
newcomer {n} (one who has recently arrived in a community) :: nybegynder
New Delhi {prop} (capital of India) :: New Delhi
newfangled {adj} (modern, unfamiliar or different) :: nymodens
New Guinea {prop} (large island) :: Ny Guinea
New Guinean {adj} (of or pertaining to New Guinea) :: ny guineansk
New Hampshire {prop} (US state) :: New Hampshire
New High German {prop} (modern German language) :: nyhøjtysk, tysk [in non-technical contexts]
New High German {adj} (of or relating to the modern German language) :: nyhøjtysk, tysk [in non-technical contexts]
New Jersey {prop} (a northeast state of the United States of America) :: New Jersey
New Low German {prop} (New Low German) :: nynedertysk
Newman {prop} (surname meaning "new man") :: Nyman
New Mexico {prop} (US State) :: New Mexico
new moon {n} (phase of moon when in conjunction with sun) :: nymåne {c}
new moon {n} (the moon when in conjunction with sun) :: nymåne {c}
new potato {n} (one of the earliest potatoes of a new crop) :: ny kartoffel {c}, nye kartofler {p}
news {n} (new information of interest) :: nyt
news {n} (reports of current events) :: nyheder {c}
New South Wales {prop} (one state of Australia) :: New South Wales
newspaper {n} (publication) :: avis {c}, dagblad {n}, tidsskrift {c}
newspaper {n} (paper on which newspapers are printed) :: avispapir
newsreel {n} :: ugerevy {c} [weekly broadcast, notably during World War II]
Newtonian {adj} (related to Newton) :: newtonsk
Newtonian {adj} (pre-Einsteinian in physics) :: newtonsk
New Year {n} (January 1 in the Julian and Gregorian calendar and the days following) :: nytår {n}
New Year's Day {n} (holiday occurring on January 1st) :: nytårsdag {c}, første nytårsdag {c}
New Year's Eve {prop} (holiday on December 31st) :: nytårsaften
New Year's resolution {n} (vow one makes for the coming year) :: nytårsforsæt {n}
New York {prop} (state) :: New York
New York {prop} (city) SEE: New York City ::
New York City {prop} (large city in the USA) :: New York
New Zealand {prop} (country in Oceania) :: New Zealand
New Zealand {prop} (attributive form - relating to New Zealand) :: newzealandsk
New Zealander {n} (a person from New Zealand or of New Zealand descent) :: newzealænder {c}
next {adj} (following in a sequence) :: næste
next {prep} (next to) SEE: next to ::
nextly {adv} (next) SEE: next ::
next of kin {n} (spouse, close friend, close relative) :: pårørende
next to {prep} (beside; alongside) :: ved siden af
next to last {adj} (penultimate) SEE: penultimate ::
nexus {n} (connection) :: sammenhæng {c}, bindeled {n}, forbindelse {c}
nexus {n} (connected group) :: kæde {c}, gruppe {c}, række {c}
nexus {n} (centre of something) :: schankel, nexus
ney {n} (a type of flute) :: langfløjte {c}
NGO {initialism} (non-governmental organization) :: ngo {c}
Niamey {prop} (capital of Niger) :: Niamey
nib {n} (tip of a pen) :: pennespids {c}
Nicaea {prop} (ancient city) :: Nikæa
Nicaragua {prop} (a country in Central America) :: Nicaragua
nice {adj} (attractive) :: pæn
Nice {prop} (city in France) :: Nice
Nicene {adj} (all senses) :: nikænsk
Nicene Creed {prop} (official creed of the early Christian church stating tenets of the Christian faith) :: nikænske trosbekendelse {c}
Nicholas {prop} (male given name) :: Niels, Niklas
Nicholson {prop} (surname meaning "son of Nicholas") :: Nilsen, Nielsen
nickel {n} (element) :: nikkel
nickname {n} (familiar, invented given name) :: øgenavn {n}, kælenavn {n}
nickname {n} (byname) :: tilnavn {n}, øgenavn {n}
Nicola {prop} (feminine form of Nicholas) :: Nielsine, Nikoline
Nicole {prop} (female given name) SEE: Nicola ::
Nicomedia {prop} (city) :: Nikomedia
Nicosia {prop} (capital of Cyprus) :: Nicosia
nicotine {n} (addictive alkaloid derived from tobacco) :: nikotin {c} {n}
niece {n} (fraternal or sororal niece, see also: fraternal niece; sororal niece) :: niece {c}
niece-in-law {n} (Niece of someone's husband.) SEE: niece ::
niece-in-law {n} (Niece of someone's wife.) SEE: niece ::
nief {n} (fist) SEE: fist ::
Niger {prop} (country) :: Niger
Nigeria {prop} (a country in Western Africa) :: Nigeria
niggard {n} (a miser or stingy person) SEE: skinflint ::
nigger {n} (negro person) :: nigger, abekat
night {n} (period between sunset and sunrise) :: nat
night {n} (evening or night spent at a particular activity) :: aften
night {n} (night spent at a hotel) :: overnatning {c}
night {n} (quality of sleep obtained during a night) :: nattesøvn
night {n} (nightfall) :: aften, skumring
night {n} (darkness) :: nat, mørke
night and day {adv} (day and night) SEE: day and night ::
nightclub {n} (establishment that is open late at night) :: natklub {c}
nightdress {n} (sleeping garment worn by women) SEE: nightgown ::
nightfall {n} (the close of the day; the coming of night) :: skumring, mørkets frembrud
nightgown {n} (sleeping garment worn by women) :: natkjole
nighthawk {n} (night owl) SEE: night owl ::
nightie {n} (sleeping garment worn by women) SEE: nightgown ::
nightingale {n} (bird) :: sydlig nattergal {c}
nightly {adj} (occurring every night) :: natlig
nightmare {n} (dream) :: mareridt {n}
night owl {n} ((idiomatic) one who stays up late at night or goes to bed late) :: natteravn {c}
nightshade {n} (deadly nightshade) SEE: deadly nightshade ::
nightshirt {n} (shirt-like garment) SEE: nightgown ::
nihilism {n} (negation of one or more aspects of life; extreme philosophical scepticism) :: nihilisme
nihilism {n} (rejection of all moral principles) :: nihilisme {c}
Nike {prop} (Greek goddess of victory) :: Nike {f}
Nikolayev {prop} (Mykolaiv) SEE: Mykolaiv ::
nilas {n} (thin sheets of sea ice) :: tyndis
Nile {prop} (river) :: Nilen {c}
nilpotent {adj} (math) :: nilpotent
Nina {prop} (female given name) :: Nina {c}
nincompoop {n} (silly or foolish person) :: fjols, skvadderhoved, idiot, knallert
nine {num} (cardinal number) :: ni
nine {n} (the digit or figure 9) :: nital {n}
nine {n} (card with nine pips) :: nier {c}
nineteen {num} (cardinal number) :: nitten
nineteenth {adj} (the ordinal form of the number nineteen) :: nittende
nineteenth {n} (person or thing in the nineteenth position) :: nittener {c}
nineteenth {n} (one of nineteen equal parts of a whole) :: nittendedel {c}
ninetieth {adj} (ordinal form of ninety) :: halvfemsindstyvende
ninety {num} (90) :: halvfems
ninety-nine {n} (cardinal number 99) :: nioghalvfems
ninety-one {num} (cardinal number ninety-one) :: enoghalvfems
ninety-seven {num} (97) :: syvoghalvfems
ninety-six {num} (96) :: seksoghalvfems
Nineveh {prop} (capital of Assyria) :: Nineve
ninja {n} (person trained in stealth, espionage, assassination and ninjutsu) :: ninja
Nintendo {n} (Nintendo Entertainment System, or other video game system made by Nintendo) :: Nintendo
ninth {adj} (ordinal form of nine) :: niende (abbreviation 9.)
niobium {n} (chemical element) :: niobium {n}
nip in the bud {v} ((idiom) to prevent at an early stage) :: tage i opløbet, kvæle i fødslen
nipple {n} (projection of mammary gland) :: brystvorte {c}
Nipponese {adj} (Japanese) SEE: Japanese ::
Nipponese {prop} (Japanese) SEE: Japanese ::
nit {n} (egg of a louse) :: luseæg {n}
nit {n} (slang: fool, nitwit) :: fjols {n}, kvaj {n}
nitpicking {n} (any process of finding or pointing out tiny details or errors) :: flueknepperi {m}
nitrate {n} (any salt or ester of nitric acid) :: nitrat {n}
nitric acid {n} (HNO3) :: salpetersyre {c}, hydrogennitrat {c} {n}
nitrogen {n} (chemical element) :: nitrogen {n}, kvælstof {n}
nitrogen fixation {n} (the conversion of atmospheric nitrogen) :: nitrogenfiksering {c}
nitrogen-fixing {adj} (able to convert inorganic nitrogen) :: nitrogenfikserende, kvælstoffikserende
nitrous acid {n} (weak acid, HNO2) :: salpetersyrling {c}
Niue {prop} (Republic of Niue) :: Niue
nix {n} (colloquial: nothing) :: niks
Nizhny Novgorod {prop} (large city in Russia) :: Nisjnij Novgorod
no. {n} (number) :: nr.
no {determiner} (not any) :: ingen
no {determiner} (used to show an activity is forbidden) :: forbudt [preceded by a verbal noun]
no {particle} (used to show disagreement or negation) :: nej
no {n} (a negating expression) :: nej {n}
Noah {prop} (biblical character) :: Noah
Noah {prop} (male given name) :: Noah
Noah's ark {prop} (the vessel built by Noah under God's instructions, as described in Genesis) :: Noas ark
nobelium {n} (chemical element) :: nobelium {n}
noble gas {n} (element of group 18 of the periodic table) :: ædelgas {c}
nobleman {n} (man of noble rank, title, or status; peer; aristocrat) :: adelsmand {c}
noble metal {n} (metal resistant to corrosion) :: ædelmetal {n}
noblewoman {n} (a woman of noble rank) :: adelskvinde {c}, adelsdame {c}
nobody {pron} (not any person; the logical negation of somebody) SEE: no one ::
nocebo {n} (pharmacologically inactive substance experienced as harmful due to previous negative perception) :: nocebo
nod {v} (incline the head up and down) :: nikke
node {n} (vertex of a graph of a network) :: knude {c}, hjørne {n}
no doubt {adv} (without a doubt) :: utvivlsomt, givetvis
no entry {phrase} (entry is forbidden) :: adgang forbudt, ingen adgang
no fear {interj} (no way) SEE: no way ::
noise {n} (various sounds, usually unwanted) :: støj {c}, larm {c}, spektakel {c}
noise {n} (sound or signal generated by random fluctuations) :: lyd {c}
noise {n} (technical: unwanted part of a signal) :: støj {c}
Nokia {prop} (a town in Finland) :: Nokia
no longer {adv} (not any more) :: ikke længere
nom {v} (to eat with enjoyment) :: gnufle
no man's land {n} (place where no one can or should be) :: ingenmandsland {n}
no man's land {n} (stretch of land between the border posts of two contiguous sovereign states) :: ingenmandsland {n}
no matter what {pron} (whatever) :: uanset hvad
nominate {v} (to name someone for a particular role or position) :: nominere
nominative {n} (the nominative case) SEE: nominative case ::
nominative case {n} (case used to indicate the subject) :: nominativ
non-aggression principle {n} :: non-aggressionsprincippet
nonce {n} (a stupid or worthless person) SEE: goof ::
none {pron} (not any person) :: ingen
none {pron} (not any thing) :: ingen
nones {n} (midday) SEE: noon ::
nones {n} (midday meal) SEE: lunch ::
nonexistent {adj} (not existent) :: ikkeeksisterende
nonidiomatic {adj} (unidiomatic) SEE: unidiomatic ::
non-iron {adj} (not needing to be ironed) :: strygefri
nonkilling {n} (A precept or worldview) :: ikkedrab
nonreal {adj} (not a real number) :: ikke-reel
nonsense {n} (meaningless words) :: nonsens {n}
nonsense {n} (untrue statement) :: nonsens {n}
nonsensical {adj} (without sense) :: absurd
nonsymmetric {adj} (asymmetrical) SEE: asymmetrical ::
noodle {n} (fool) SEE: fool ::
noodle {n} (string or strip of pasta) :: nudel {c}
no offense {phrase} (no offense) :: ikke for noget
nook {n} (small corner formed by two walls) :: hjørne {n}, krog {c}
noon {n} (midnight) SEE: midnight ::
noon {n} (midday) :: middag {c}
no one {pron} (not even a single person) :: ingen
noose {n} (an adjustable loop or rope) :: løkke
no pain, no gain {proverb} (discomfort is necessary to achieve goals) :: hvo intet vover, intet vinder [he who dares nothing wins nothing], man skal yde før man kan nyde [you have to make before you can enjoy]
no parking {phrase} (no parking) :: parkering forbudt
nordic {adj} (Nordic) SEE: Nordic ::
Nordic {adj} (of or relating to the Nordic countries) :: nordisk
Nordic countries {n} :: Norden, nordiske lande {p}
Nord-Pas-de-Calais {prop} (region of France) :: Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Norfolk Island {prop} (external territory of Australia) :: Norfolk Island
norm {n} (that which is normal) :: norm {c}
norm {n} (math: function that maps vectors to non-negative scalars) :: norm {c}
normal {adj} (according to norms or rules) :: normal, almindelig
normal {adj} (healthy; not sick or ill) :: rask
normalcy {n} (state of being normal) :: normalitet {c}
normality {n} (state of being normal) :: normalitet {c}
Normandy {prop} (region of France) :: Normandiet
Norn {prop} (language) :: norn {n}
north {n} (compass point) :: nord
north {adj} (of or pertaining to the north) :: nordlig
North Africa {prop} (the northern part of Africa) :: Nordafrika
North African {adj} (of or pertaining to North Africa) :: nordafrikansk
North America {prop} (continent) :: Nordamerika
North Atlantic Treaty Organization {prop} (intergovernmental military alliance) :: Nordatlantiske Traktatorganisation
North Carolina {prop} (state of the United States) :: North Carolina
northeast {n} (compass point) :: nordøst
North East England {prop} (official region of England) :: North East England
North East Land {prop} (island) :: Nordaustlandet
northern bilberry {n} (shrub and berry) SEE: bog bilberry ::
Northern Cyprus {prop} (a de-facto state) :: Nordcypern, Det Nordlige Cypern, Den Tyrkiske Republik Nordcypern, TRNC
Northern Europe {prop} (sociopolitical region of Europe) :: Nordeuropa
Northern European {adj} (Northern European) :: nordeuropæisk
Northern European {n} (Northern European person) :: nordeuropæer {c}
Northern Ireland {prop} (Northern Ireland) :: Nordirland
northern lapwing {n} (Vanellus vanellus) :: vibe
northern lights {n} (the aurora of the northern hemisphere) :: nordlys {n}
Northern Mariana Islands {prop} (archipelago) :: Nordmarianerne
Northern Marianas {prop} (Northern Marianas) :: Nordmarianerne
northern pintail {n} (Anas acuta) :: spidsand {c}
northern raccoon {n} (Procyon lotor) SEE: raccoon ::
Northern Rhodesia {prop} (former name of what is now Zambia) :: Nordrhodesia
Northern Territory {prop} (Territory in northern Australia) :: Northern Territory
North Frisian Islands {prop} (islands in the Wadden Sea) :: Nordfrisiske Øer {c-p}
North Korea {prop} (Democratic People's Republic of Korea) :: Nordkorea
North Korean {n} (person from North Korea) :: nordkoreaner {c}
North Korean {adj} (pertaining to North Korea) :: nordkoreansk
north-northeast {n} (compass point) :: nordnordøst
north-northwest {n} (compass point) :: nordnordvest
North Ossetia {prop} (North Ossetia-Alania) SEE: North Ossetia-Alania ::
North Ossetia-Alania {prop} (a federal subject of Russia) :: Nordossetien
North Rhine-Westphalia {prop} (state) :: Nordrhein-Westfalen
North Sea {prop} (an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean between Britain, Scandinavia and Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and France) :: Nordsøen {c}, Vesterhavet {n}
Northumbria {prop} (An Anglo-Saxon kingdom in the Northeast of England.) :: Northumbrien
northwest {n} (compass point) :: nordvest
Norway {prop} (Scandinavian country) :: Norge {n}
Norway maple {n} (Acer platanoides) :: spids-løn
Norway spruce {n} (Picea abies) :: rødgran
Norwegian {prop} (language of Norway) :: norsk {n}
Norwegian {n} (native of Norway) :: nordmand {c}
Norwegian {adj} (of or pertaining to Norway) :: norsk
Norwegian {adj} (of or pertaining to Norwegians) :: norsk
Norwegian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Norwegian language) :: norsk
Norwegian Bokmål {prop} (Bokmål) SEE: Bokmål ::
Norwegian Nynorsk {prop} (Nynorsk) SEE: Nynorsk ::
Norwegian Sea {prop} (part of the Atlantic) :: Norskehavet {n}
nose {n} (protuberance on the face) :: næse {c} [human], snude {c} [animals]
nose {n} (snout, nose of an animal) :: snude {c}
nose {n} (tip of an object) :: spids {c}, tud {c}
nose {v} (to move cautiously) :: liste
nose {v} (to snoop) :: snuse
noseband {n} (part of a bridle or halter) :: næsebånd {n}
nosebleed {n} (a haemorrhage from the nose) :: næseblod
nosh {v} (to perform fellatio (on)) SEE: blow ::
no smoking {phrase} (phrase used in notices indicating that the smoking of cigarettes is not permitted) :: rygning forbudt
nostalgia {n} (longing for home or familiar surroundings) SEE: homesickness ::
nostril {n} (either of the two orifices located on the nose) :: næsebor {n}
not {adv} (negates meaning of verb) :: ikke, ej
not {interj} :: ikke
notary {n} (notary public) :: notar {c}
not at all {adv} (not) :: overhovedet ikke, slet ikke
note {n} (character indicating the length and pitch of a tone) :: node {c}
note {n} (musical sound) :: node {c}
note {n} (banknote) SEE: banknote ::
notebook {n} (book) :: skrivehæfte, notebog, notesbog
not give a monkey's {v} (give a shit) SEE: give a shit ::
no thank you {interj} (polite way of saying no) :: nej tak, ellers tak
nothing {pron} (not any thing) :: intet, ingenting
nothing to sneeze at {n} (something decent or acceptable) :: ikke til at kimse ad
nothing ventured, nothing gained {proverb} (if one takes no risks, one will not gain any benefits) SEE: no pain, no gain ::
notice {n} (written or printed announcement) :: notits {c}
notice {n} (notification of termination of employment) :: opsigelsesfrist {c}
notice {v} (to observe) :: bemærke
notorious {adj} (known widely and infamously) :: berygtet
not to mention {conj} (much less) :: for ikke at nævne
notwithstanding {prep} (in spite of) :: trods, uagtet
Nouakchott {prop} (capital of Mauritania) :: Nouakchott
noughties {n} (First decade) :: nullerne {c}
noun {n} (grammatical category (narrow sense)) :: substantiv {n}, navneord {n}
noun {n} (grammatical category (broad sense)) :: navneord {n}
noun {v} (convert into a noun) SEE: substantivise ::
noun substantive {n} (noun) SEE: noun ::
novel {n} (work of prose fiction) :: roman {c}
November {prop} (eleventh month of the Gregorian calendar) :: november
Novgorod {prop} (city) :: Novgorod
Novorossiysk {prop} (city) :: Novorossijsk
now {adv} (at the present time) :: nu
now {conj} (since, because) :: nu
now {n} (the present time) :: nu {n}
nowadays {adv} (at the present time) :: nu om stunder
nowadays {adv} (in the current era) :: nu til dags, nu om stunder
now and again {adv} (now and then) SEE: now and then ::
now and then {adv} ((idiomatic) sometimes; occasionally; intermittently) :: nu og da
no way {interj} (absolutely not) :: aldrig i livet
nowhere {adj} (in no place) :: ingensteds, intetsteds
nowheres {adv} (nowhere) SEE: nowhere ::
no worries {interj} (you're welcome) SEE: you're welcome ::
Nørrebro {prop} (area of Copenhagen) :: Nørrebro {c}
nu {n} (name for the letter of the Greek alphabet: Ν and ν) :: ny {n}
Nubian {adj} (pertaining to Nubia, its people or its language) :: nubisk
nuclear bomb {n} (nuclear bomb) :: atombombe
nuclear energy {n} (energy released by a nuclear reaction) :: atomkraft {c}, kernekraft {c}
nuclear family {n} (a family unit consisting of a father, mother and children) :: kernefamilie {c}
nuclear fission {n} (nuclear reaction that releases energy) :: kernespaltning
nuclear membrane {n} (double lipid bilayer surrounding genetic material in eukaryotic cells) :: kernemembran {c}
nuclear physics {n} (branch of physics) :: kernefysik {c}
nuclear power {n} (power from nuclear reactions) :: atomkraft, a-kraft, kernekraft
nuclear power {n} (nation with nuclear weapons) :: atommagt
nuclear power plant {n} (type of power plant) :: kernekraftværk, atomkraftværk
nuclear power station {n} (type of power station) SEE: nuclear power plant ::
nuclear reactor {n} (device) :: atomreaktor
nuclear war {n} (war fought using nuclear weapons) :: atomkrig {c}
nuclear waste {n} (type of waste) SEE: radioactive waste ::
nuclear weapon {n} (explosive device) :: atomvåben {n}, kernevåben {n}
nuclear winter {n} (predicted drop in global temperature following a nuclear war) :: atomvinter {c}
nucleon {n} (a proton or a neutron) :: nukleon {c}
nucleus {n} (cytology: large organelle found in cells) :: cellekerne {c}
nude {adj} (without clothing or other covering) :: nøgen
nudge {v} :: puffe
nudity {n} (the state of being without clothing on the body) :: nøgenhed {c}
nugget {n} (small chunk or clump) :: klump
Nuku'alofa {prop} (capital of Tonga) :: Nuku'alofa
null hypothesis {n} (hypothesis) :: nulhypotese {c}
null set {n} (empty set) SEE: empty set ::
number {n} (abstract entity) :: tal
number {n} (numeral) :: tal
number {n} (mathematics: number) :: tal
number {n} (grammar: state of being singular, dual or plural) :: tal {n}
numberful {adj} (numerous) SEE: numerous ::
number plate {n} (license plate) SEE: license plate ::
Numbers {prop} (fourth book of the Bible) :: Fjerde Mosebog
numbersome {adj} (numerous) SEE: numerous ::
number theory {n} (branch of pure mathematics) :: talteori {c}
numerable {adj} (numerous) SEE: numerous ::
numerator {n} (in a fraction) :: tæller {c}
numeric {adj} (of, or relating to numbers) SEE: numerical ::
numerical {adj} (of or pertaining to numbers) :: numerisk
numerous {adj} (Indefinitely large numerically) :: talrig
numismatist {n} (one who collects coins and/or currencies) :: numismatiker
nun {n} (member of a Christian religious community of women) :: nonne {c}
nuncio {n} (one who bears a message) SEE: messenger ::
nurse {n} (person who takes care of other people's young) :: barneplejerske {c}, nurse {c}
nurse {n} (person trained to provide care for the sick) :: sygeplejerske {c}
nurse {n} (wet nurse) SEE: wet nurse ::
nursery {n} (place for the care of children) :: vuggestue {c}
nut {n} (hard-shelled fruit) :: nød
nutcracker {n} (implement for cracking nuts) :: nøddeknækker {c}
nutfarm {n} (informal term for lunatic asylum) SEE: madhouse ::
nuthouse {n} (informal term for lunatic asylum) SEE: madhouse ::
nutmeg {n} (seed) :: muskat, muskatnød
nutrient {n} (substance that provides nourishment) :: næringsstof {n}
nutrient {adj} (providing nourishment) :: nærende, næringsrig
nutrition {n} (nutrition) :: ernæring
nutritional {adj} (pertaining to nutrition) :: ernæring-, ernæringsmæssig
nuts {n} (nut) SEE: nut ::
nutshell {n} (the shell that surrounds the kernel of a nut) :: nøddeskal {c}
Nuuk {prop} (capital of Greenland) :: Nuuk, Godthåb
nychthemeron {n} (one day and one night) :: døgn
nyctophobia {n} (fear of the night) :: mørkeræd, nyktofobi
nymph {n} (insect larva) :: nymfe {c}
nymph {n} (mythology: minor water, forest or mountain deity) :: nymfe {c}
nymphomania {n} (excess of sexual behaviour or desire in women) :: nymfomani {c}
nymphomaniac {n} (woman with excessive sexual desire) :: nymfoman {c}
nymphomaniac {adj} (of woman: having excessive sexual desire) :: nymfoman
Nynorsk {prop} (one of the two major Norwegian (written) languages) :: nynorsk {n}
Nyx {prop} (the primordial goddess of night) :: Nyx