Danish Vocabulary

If you're trying to learn Danish Vocabulary which is also called Dansk, check our courses about vocabulary and expressions... to help you with your Danish grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Danish. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Danish Vocabulary

Learning the Danish Vocabulary is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Danish language. But first we need to know what the role of Vocabulary is in the structure of the grammar in Danish.

Danish vocabulary is the set of words you should be familiar with. A vocabulary usually grows and evolves with age, and serves as a useful and fundamental tool for communication and acquiring knowledge. Here are some examples:

English VocabularyDanish Vocabulary
Vocabulary
colorsfarver
blacksort
blueblå
brownbrun
graygrå
greengrøn
orangeorange
purplelilla
redrød
whitehvid
yellowgul

List of Vocabulary in Danish

Below is a list of the vocabulary and expressions in Danish placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Danish vocabulary.

English VocabularyDanish Vocabulary
sizesstørrelser
bigbig
deepdyb
longlang
narrowsmal
shortkort
smalllille
tallhøj
thicktyk
thintynd
widebred
tastessmag
bitterbitter
freshfrisk
saltysalt
soursur
spicykrydret
sweetsød
qualitieskvaliteter
baddårlig
cleanrene
darkmørke
difficultvanskeligt
dirtybeskidt
drytørre
easylet
emptytom
expensivedyrt
fasthurtigt
foreignudenlandske
fullfuld
goodgod
hardhårdt
heavytunge
inexpensivebillig
lightlys
locallokale
newnye
noisystøjende
oldgamle
powerfulmagtfulde
quietstille
correctkorrekt
slowlangsom
softblød
verymeget
weaksvag
wetvåd
wrongforkert
youngunge
foodfødevarer
almondsmandler
breadbrød
breakfastmorgenmad
buttersmør
candyslik
cheeseost
chickenkylling
cuminspidskommen
dessertdessert
dinnermiddag
fishfisk
fruitfrugt
ice creamis
lamblam
lemoncitron
lunchfrokost
mealmåltid
meatkød
ovenovn
pepperpeber
plantsplanter
porksvinekød
saladsalat
saltsalt
sandwichsandwich
sausagepølse
soupsuppe
sugarsukker
supperaftensmad
turkeykalkun
appleæble
bananabanan
orangesappelsiner
peachesferskener
peanutpeanut
pearspærer
pineappleananas
grapesvindruer
strawberriesjordbær
vegetablesgrøntsager
carrotgulerod
cornmajs
cucumberagurk
garlichvidløg
lettucesalat
olivesoliven
onionsløg
pepperspeber
potatoeskartofler
pumpkingræskar
beansbønner
tomatoestomater
alligatoralligator
alligatorsalligatorer
bearbære
bearsbjørne
birdfugl
birdsfugle
bulltyr
bullstyre
catkat
catskatte
cowko
cowskøer
deerrådyr
many deermange rådyr
doghund
dogshunde
donkeyæsel
donkeysæsler
eagleørn
eaglesørne
elephantelefant
elephantselefanter
giraffegiraf
giraffesgiraffer
goatged
goatsgeder
horsehest
horsesheste
lionløve
lionsløver
monkeyabe
monkeysaber
mousemus
micemus
rabbitkanin
rabbitskaniner
snakeslange
snakesslanger
tigertiger
tigerstigre
wolfUlven
wolvesulve
objectsobjekter
bathroombadeværelse
bedseng
bedroomsoveværelse
ceilingloft
chairstol
clothestøj
coatfrakke
cupkop
deskdesk
dresskjole
floorgulv
forkgaffel
furnituremøbler
glassglas
hathat
househus
inkblæk
jacketjakke
kitchenkøkken
knifekniv
lamplampe
letterbrev
mapkort
newspaperavis
notebooknotebook
pantsbukser
paperpapir
penpen
pencilblyant
pharmacyapotek
picturebillede
platetallerken
refrigeratorkøleskab
restaurantRestaurant
rooftag
roomværelse
rugtæppe
scissorssaks
shampooshampoo
shirtskjorte
shoessko
soapsæbe
sockssokker
spoonske
tablebord
toilettoilet
toothbrushtandbørste
toothpastetandpasta
towelhåndklæde
umbrellaparaply
underwearundertøj
wallvæg
wallettegnebog
windowvindue
telephonetelefon
thisdenne
thatat
thesedisse
thosedisse
QuestionsSpørgsmål
how?hvordan?
what?hvad?
who?hvem?
why?hvorfor?
where?hvor?
different objectsforskellige objekter
artkunst
bankbank
beachstrand
bookbog
by bicyclepå cykel
by busmed bus
by carmed bil
by trainmed tog
cafecafe
countryland
desertørken
dictionaryordbog
earthJorden
flowersblomster
footballfodbold
forestskov
gamespil
gardenHaven
geographygeografi
historyhistorie
househus
islandø
lake
librarybibliotek
mathmath
moonmoon
mountainbjerg
moviesfilm
musicmusik
oceanocean
officekontor
on foottil fods
playerspiller
riverflod
sciencevidenskab
seahavet
skyHimlen
soccerfodbold
starsstjerner
supermarketsupermarked
swimming poolswimmingpool
theaterteater
treetræ
weathervejr
bad weatherdårligt vejr
cloudyoverskyet
coldforkølelse
coolcool
foggytåget
hothot
nice weathernice vejr
pouringhælde
rainregn
rainingregnede
snowsne
snowingsne
iceis
sunnysolrig
windyblæsende
springforår
summersommer
autumnefterår
wintervinter
peoplemennesker
aunttante
babybaby
brotherbror
cousinfætter
daughterdatter
dentisttandlæge
doctorlæge
fatherfar
grandfatherbedstefar
grandmotherbedstemor
husbandmand
mothermor
nephewnevø
nieceniece
nursesygeplejerske
policemanpolitimand
postmanpostbud
professorprofessor
sonsøn
teacherlærer
uncleonkel
wifehustru

Vocabulary and expressions have a very important role in Danish. Once you're done with the Dansk Vocabulary, you might want to check the rest of our Danish lessons here: Learn Danish. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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