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.

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

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