Category: Norsk Språk

skavlan

Comics

The Norwegian American features comics by renowned Norwegian journalist Fredrik Skavlan and Lille Berlin.

Skavlan

Comics

The Norwegian American features comics by renowned Norwegian journalist Fredrik Skavlan and Lille Berlin.

crossword

Julekryssord

Andy Meyer puts together a challenging
holiday crossword puzzle to test your knowledge of English and Norwegian
Christmas terms and sayings.

Nisse

Norsk 101:  Nisse

Christie Ericson tells how best to”sette ut julegrøt til julenissen” (set out Christmas porridge for the julenisse) in her Norsk 101 column.

Yule log

Yule – Jul 

M. Michael Brady talks about the origins of the words yule and jul (Christmas) and how they evolved throughout Nordic and European countries.

gift

Words about words: Gift

M. Michael Brady writes about the evolution from Old Norse of the word “gift,” which means both “married” and “poison” in Norwegian spoken today.