Tagged: Bokmål

A writer’s view of Nynorsk

How the quest for a truly Norwegian language divided the country’s tongue—and how a translated bible might have helped M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway Norway has two official majority languages, Bokmål and Nynorsk. By...

New norsk dictionaries

Norway is compiling one dictionary for each of the country’s two forms of Norwegian, Bokmål and Nynorsk M. Michael Brady The Foreigner The linguistic news of the year in Norway is that compiling one...