LHBT = LGBT
Skeiv = Queer (the most commonly used umbrella term. literally “not straight”)

Lesbisk = Lesbian
Lesbe = Lesbian (Informal, sometimes used negatively)
Homo = Gay (please note that it’s not negatively loaded like in English)
Homse = Gay (Informal, sometimes used negatively)
Homofil = Homosexual
Bi = Bi (pronounced like ‘Bee’)
Bifil = Bisexual
Biseksuell = Bisexual
Transkjønnet = Transgender
Interkjønn = Intersex
Aseksuell = Asexual
Cisperson = A cisgender person
Ciskjønnet = Cisgender

Kjæreste = Boyfriend, Girlfriend, or Significant other (completely gender neutral)

Legning = Orientation
Orientering = Orientation
Polyamori = Polyamory

Kjønn = Sex OR Gender (there is no seperate term for the two in Norwegian)
Kjønnsidentitet = Gender identity
Androgyn = Androgynous
(Å) Komme ut = (To) Come out
Likekjønnspar = Same gender couples
Regnbueflagg = Rainbow flag

Hen = Gender neutral pronoun

Okay but here’s the thing

I have this task for some Norwegian class to find a poem that i like, and then read it to the class

and i just found the best poem ever written

translation:

Dear, babycarrot - Henrik Ibsen 1942

Babycarrot

small

ugly

lives in the shadow of the carrot

babycarrot

Norwegian Language Group

Okay, so there have been waaay more responses to my post about a norwegian language group than I thought there’d be, which is great!

Now I’ve created a Survey to figure out which platform would be the most convenient for everybody to use:

Survey

I’m gonna try to message everyone who liked or reblogged the original post, but it would be great if people could still reblog this as a signal boost!

adverbs of time -  adverb tid

yesterday i går
today i dag
tomorrow i morgen
now 
then da
later senere
tonighti kveld
right now akkurat nå
last night går kveld
this morning i morges
next week neste uke
already allerede
recently nylig
lately i det siste
soon snart
immediately umiddelbart
still fortsatt
yet ennå
ago siden

adverbs of place - adverb sted

here her
there der
over there der borte
everywhere overalt
anywhere hvor som helst
nowhere ingensteds
home hjem
away borte
out ute

adverbs of manner - adverb av måten

very veldig
quite veldig/svært/meget
pretty pen
really virkelig
fast rask
well godt
hard hard
quickly raskt
slowly sakte
carefully forsiktig
hardly knapt
barely såvidt
mostly for det meste
almost nesten
absolutely absolutt
together sammen
alone alene

adverbs of frequency - tidsadverb

always alltid
frequently ofte
usually vanligvis
sometimes noen ganger
occasionally en gang i blandt
seldom sjelden
rarely sjelden
never aldri
Cozy Vocab in Norwegian

inspired by this post by @malteseboy

et kyss - kiss
en film - movie
en kos - cuddle
en genser - sweater
en pute - pillow
en kaffe - coffee
en sokk - sock
en bok - book
en komfort - comfort
et teppe - blanket
en lur - nap
en brann - fire
en katt - cat
en varme - warmth
en stjerne - star
en te - tea
en klem - hug 
et lys - candle

myk - soft
delikat - delicate
søt - sweet
komfortabel - comfortable
varm - warm

å kysse - to kiss
å klemme - to hug
å ta vare på (noen) - to take care of (sb.)
å legge seg ned - to lie down
å kose - to cuddle
å lese - to read
å sove - to sleep
å hvile - to rest 

memes translated to norwegian
  • hello from the other side: hallo fra den andre siden
  • the rarest pepe: den sjeldneste pepe
  • oh shit its dat boi: åh skitt det er den gutten
  • brace yourselves: forbered dere
  • the skeleton war: skjelettkrigen
  • aliens: romvesen
  • not bad: ikke dårlig
  • shut up and take my money: hold kjeft og ta pengene mine
  • spongebob: svampebob
  • that feel when: den følelsen når
  • feelsbadman: følesdårligmann
  • not sure if: ikke sikker på om
  • i cant even: jeg kan ikke engang