Nouns

How to decline and use Norwegian nouns.

When it comes to the use of nouns, like deciding if you should use definite or indefinite form of a noun, the system is very much the same as in English.

What makes Norwegian nouns more complicated than English ones is the gender system.

Here you will find information about declination of the three Norwegian genders, and how to use them.

The gender system

Exceptions from the main rule

Nouns with vowel change

Definite or indefinite form?

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