Definition of Dano-Norwegian in English:


Line breaks: Dano-Norwegian
Pronunciation: /ˌdeɪnəʊnɔːˈwiːdʒ(ə)n


  • another term for Bokmål.
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    • Only just before World War II did they in principle agree to teach the written standard - generally the Dano-Norwegian bokm'al - which at any one time was recognized as the official one in Norway.
    • Jespersen later supplied phonetic transcriptions of the entries in Brynildsen's English and Dano-Norwegian Dictionary, which was the century's first pronouncing dictionary.
    • A good linguist, from an early age he read and studied widely, and in 1901 wrote a letter of profound admiration in Dano-Norwegian to Ibsen.

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