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Definition of Norwegian

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language spoken in Norway
native or resident of Norway
from Norway; of or relating to Norway
Norwegian Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
That branch of the Scandinavian language spoken in Norway.
  
(n.)
A native of Norway.
  
(a.)
Of or pertaining to Norway, its inhabitants, or its language.
  
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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norwegian
\nor*we"gi*an\ (?), a. [cf. icel. noregr, norvegr, norway. see north, and way.] of or pertaining to norway, its inhabitants, or its language.
norwegian
\nor*we"gi*an\, n.
1. a native of norway.
2. that branch of the scandinavian language spoken in norway.


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 norwegian lobster 
 dano-norwegian 
 norwegian krone 
 new norwegian 
JM Languages
Bokmal Norwegian is a Germanic language spoken in Norway.
Bokmal Norwegian is a constructed language that replaced Riksmal Norwegian as the official national language in 1938.
The language is: Bokmal Norwegian
Nynorsk Norwegian is a Germanic language written in Norway.
Nynorsk Norwegian was founded by the linguist Ivar Aasen during the 1850's, and based it upon spoken Norwegian and Old Norse.
Nynorsk Norwegian was given its current name in 1929.
The language is: Nynorsk Norwegian
Traveller Norwegian is a mixed language spoken by the Fanter people of Norway.
The language is: Traveller Norwegian
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. a native or inhabitant of Norway
(synonym) Norseman, Norse
(hypernym) European
(member-holonym) Norway, Kingdom of Norway, Norge, Noreg
2. a Scandinavian language that is spoken in Norway
(hypernym) Scandinavian, Scandinavian language, Nordic, Norse, North Germanic, North Germanic language
(hyponym) Bokmal, Dano-Norwegian, Riksmal

Adjective
1. of or relating to Norway or its people or culture or language; "Norwegian herring"
(synonym) Norse
(pertainym) Norway, Kingdom of Norway, Norge, Noreg
Norwegian Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Norwegian may refer to:
  • Something of, from, or related to Norway, a country in northwestern Europe
  • Norwegians, both a nation and an ethnic group native to Norway
  • Demographics of Norway
  • The Norwegian language, including the two official written forms:
    • Bokmål, literally "book language", used by 85–90% of the population of Norway
    • Nynorsk, literally "New Norwegian", used by 10–15% of the population of Norway
  • Norwegian Air Shuttle, an airline
  • Norwegian coupling, used for narrow-gauge railways
  • Norwegian Forest Cat, a domestic cat breed
  • Norwegian Red, an internationally popular breed of dairy cattle
  • Norwegian Township, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, USA

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