100 Basic Danish Vocabularies

We believe in learning the most important vocabularies first to start off your learning journey on the right foot. The list below contains 100 of the most frequently used Danish vocabularies. For more vocabularies like that, check out our yellow vocabulary book towards the end of this page.

EnglishDanish
Ijeg
youdu
hehan
shehun
itdet
wevi
youI
theyde
whathvad
whohvem
wherehvor
whyhvorfor
howhvordan
whichhvilken
whenhvornår
then
ifhvis
reallyvirkelig
butmen
becausefordi
notikke
thisdette
thatdet
allalle
oreller
andog
to knowat vide (ved, vidste, vidst)
to thinkat tænke (tænker, tænkte, tænkt)
to comeat komme (kommer, kom, kommet)
to putat sætte (sætter, satte, sat)
to takeat tage (tager, tog, taget)
to findat finde (finder, fandt, fundet)
to listenat lytte (lytter, lyttede, lyttet)
to workat arbejde (arbejder, arbejdede, arbejdet)
to talkat tale (taler, talte, talt)
to giveat give (giver, gav, givet)
to likeat kunne lide (kan, kunne, kunnet)
to helpat hjælpe (hjælper, hjalp, hjulpet)
to loveat elske (elsker, elskede, elsket)
to callat ringe (ringer, ringede, ringet)
to waitat vente (venter, ventede, ventet)
0nul
1en
2to
3tre
4fire
5fem
6seks
7syv
8otte
9ni
10ti
11elleve
12tolv
13tretten
14fjorten
15femten
16seksten
17sytten
18atten
19nitten
20tyve
newny (nyt, nye)
oldgammel (gammelt, gamle)
few
manymange
wrongforkert (forkert, forkerte)
correctkorrekt (korrekt, korrekte)
baddårlig (dårligt, dårlige)
goodgod (godt, gode)
happylykkelig (lykkeligt, lykkelige)
shortkort (kort, korte)
longlang (langt, lange)
smalllille (lille, små)
bigstor (stort, store)
thereder
hereher
righthøjre
leftvenstre
beautifulsmuk (smukt, smukke)
youngung (ungt, unge)
oldgammel (gammelt, gamle)
hellohallo
okok
of courseselvfølgelig
bye byehej hej
good byefarvel
excuse meundskyld mig
sorryundskyld
thank youtak
pleasevær venlig
nownu
hour(en) time (timer)
minute(et) minut (minutter)
second(et) sekund (sekunder)
day(en) dag (dage)
week(en) uge (uger)
month(en) måned (måneder)
year(et) år (år)
evening(en) aften (aftener)
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