Norwegian 101

Top Norwegian Language Resources

Want to learn more about the Norwegian language but don’t know where to start?

Below is a list of the top Norwegian language resources (norske ressurser) carefully selected from around the web. I tried to include only the best quality resources.

Note: You can sort the list by clicking on the headers.

AudioLots of real-world conversation examples
Free CourseNorwegian on the Web course
PhrasesMany phrases with audio pronunciation
OtherEasy to read Norwegian newspaper
BlogGo! Simple Blog
MobileFind Norwegian learning apps for your Android device
PhrasesEssential phrases from BBC
TranslateGoogle Translate
PhrasesBasic Norwegian phrases from Wikitravel
DictionaryNorwegian Wiktionary (in Norwegian)
BooksBeginners' Book in Norse
PhrasesSimple Norwegian phrases with audio
BlogNorwegian Language blog from Transparent Language
BooksRead and download Norwegian language books for free
PhrasesNorwegian in 5 Minutes a Month from Sons of Norway
GrammarBasic Norwegian grammar
Free CourseLearn vocabulary in context with Memrise
BooksTeach Yourself Norwegian
DictionaryNorwegian dictionary from University of Oslo
BooksTop books and audiobooks for learning Norwegian
TranslateTranslation from
BooksInstant Norwegian
Free CourseCourse (in Norwegian) with exercises and quizzes
GrammarConjugate Norwegian verbs online
General InfoOverview of the Norwegian language from Wikipedia
Paid CourseNorwegian Class 101
GamesFree Norwegian games with pictures
BooksColloquial Norwegian
AudioOne Minute Norwegian podcast
AudioListen to Norwegian words spoken by users

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