What does Norwegian mean?

Definitions for Norwegian
nɔrˈwi dʒənNor·we·gian

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Norwegian.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Norwegian, Norseman, Norsenoun

    a native or inhabitant of Norway

  2. Norwegianadjective

    a Scandinavian language that is spoken in Norway

  3. Norwegian, Norseadjective

    of or relating to Norway or its people or culture or language

    "Norwegian herring"

Wiktionary

  1. Norwegiannoun

    A native of Norway.

    Etymology: From Norwegia + -ian.

  2. Norwegianadjective

    Of or pertaining to Norway (the country)

    Etymology: From Norwegia + -ian.

  3. Norwegianadjective

    Of or pertaining to the Norwegian people

    Etymology: From Norwegia + -ian.

  4. Norwegianadjective

    Of or pertaining to the Norwegian language

    Etymology: From Norwegia + -ian.

  5. Norwegiannoun

    The language of Norway.

    Etymology: From Norwegia + -ian.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Norwegianadjective

    of or pertaining to Norway, its inhabitants, or its language

    Etymology: [Cf. Icel. Noregr, Norvegr, Norway. See North, and Way.]

  2. Norwegiannoun

    a native of Norway

    Etymology: [Cf. Icel. Noregr, Norvegr, Norway. See North, and Way.]

  3. Norwegiannoun

    that branch of the Scandinavian language spoken in Norway

    Etymology: [Cf. Icel. Noregr, Norvegr, Norway. See North, and Way.]

Freebase

  1. Norwegian

    The Norwegian goat breed from Norway is used for the production of milk and meat.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Norwegian

    nor-wē′ji-an, adj. pertaining to Norway—(Shak.) Norwē′yan.—n. a native of Norway: a kind of fishing-boat on the Great Lakes.

How to pronounce Norwegian?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Norwegian in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Norwegian in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Norwegian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Norwegian in a Sentence

  1. Sebastian Coe:

    To regain membership to the IAAF the new federation would have to fulfil a list of criteria, an inspection team will be led by Independent Chair Rune Andersen, an independent international anti-doping expert (Norwegian) and three members of the IAAF Council who will be appointed in the next few days.

  2. Hallvard Helle:

    It is a case they (the Norwegian authorities) have not wished to comment on previously, so therefore we want a legal clarification of this.

  3. Norwegian Navy Cmdr. Gens Hoilund:

    He came too close (to the Norwegian fighter), but he was not aggressive.

  4. Hallvard Helle:

    U.S. authorities have already asked that Snowden will be extradited to the U.S. if he was to arrive in Norway, it is a case they (the Norwegian authorities) have not wished to comment on previously, so therefore we want a legal clarification of this.

  5. Severin Meiland:

    In Norwegian = "Det var godt sagt, jeg skulle ønske det var jeg som hadde sagt det først." Translated to english :"That was a good saying,I wish that I was the one who said it first." And then after realizing that other people most probably have said the same thing before him he made another quote : In Norwegian = "Det var godt sagt, jeg skulle ønske jeg ble sitert på det først." Translated to english : "That was a good saying, I wish that I was the one quoted for quoting this saying first."

Images & Illustrations of Norwegian

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