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.

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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. Chief Executive Stéphane Boujnah:

    Euronext looks forward to supporting the Norwegian financial and business community, to working constructively with all key constituents and stakeholders to further drive the success of Oslo Børs VPS.

  2. Arne Sigve Nylund:

    This is one of the worst accidents in Norwegian oil history, this is a heavy day ... Some of our colleagues will never come home.

  3. 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.

  4. Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg:

    This is a matter that the government is taking very seriously. We neither can nor will give in to pressure from terrorists and criminals. Norway does not pay ransom, this is a principle we cannot depart from in the face of cynical terrorists. Payment of ransom would increase the risk that other Norwegian nationals will be taken hostage.

  5. Cruise Planners ' Fee:

    Norwegian Cruise Lines are launching the Norwegian Escape in 2015, which was named by consumers via a Facebook contest, so travelers are already invested in it, the Norwegian Escape will be the largest ship in the Norwegian Cruise Lines fleet and features The Haven, which is almost like a separate ship, with luxury suites, private dining and more.

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    the trait of lacking restraint or control; reckless freedom from inhibition or worry
    • A. hypernym
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