Body Parts in Danish

We often don't realize it but being able to talk about and name parts of your body in a language like Danish is surprisingly important in everyday life. To help you with that, below we have put together a list of important body parts in Danish. For more vocabularies like that, take a look at our learning resources for Danish at the end of the page.

Important Body Parts in Danish

head in Danish(et) hoved (hoveder)
arm in Danish(en) arm (arme)
hand in Danish(en) hånd (hænder)
leg in Danish(et) ben (ben)
knee in Danish(et) knæ (knæ)
foot in Danish(en) fod (fødder)
belly in Danish(en) mave (maver)
shoulder in Danish(en) skulder (skuldre)
neck in Danish(en) hals (halse)
bottom in Danish(en) bagdel (bagdele)
back in Danish(en) ryg (rygge)
finger in Danish(en) finger (fingre)
toe in Danish(en) tå (tæer)

Parts of the Head in Danish

nose in Danish(en) næse (næser)
eye in Danish(et) øje (øjne)
ear in Danish(et) øre (ører)
mouth in Danish(en) mund (munde)
lip in Danish(en) læbe (læber)
hair in Danish(et) hår (hår)
beard in Danish(et) skæg (skæg)
cheek in Danish(en) kind (kinder)
chin in Danish(en) hage (hager)
tongue in Danish(en) tunge (tunger)

Organs in Danish

heart in Danish(et) hjerte (hjerter)
lung in Danish(en) lunge (lunger)
liver in Danish(en) lever (levere)
kidney in Danish(en) nyre (nyrer)
vein in Danish(en) vene (vener)
artery in Danish(en) pulsåre (pulsårer)
stomach in Danish(en) mavesæk (mavesække)
intestine in Danish(en) tarm (tarme)
bladder in Danish(en) blære (blærer)
brain in Danish(en) hjerne (hjerner)
nerve in Danish(en) nerve (nerver)
pancreas in Danish(en) bugspytkirtel (bugspytkirtler)
gall bladder in Danish(en) galdeblære (galdeblærer)

Danish Vocabulary Books

Learn Danish - Quick / Easy / Efficient

Learn Danish - Quick / Easy / Efficient

This vocabulary book is a curated Danish word frequency list with 2000 of the most common Danish words and phrases. Following the Pareto principle (80/20 rule), this book is built to streamline the learning process by concentrating on the core words and sentence structures. The result is a unique book ideal for driven learners and language hackers.

Danish Vocabulary Book

This Danish vocabulary book contains more than 3000 words and phrases and is organized by topic to make it easier for you to pick what to learn first. It is well suited for learners of all levels who are looking for an extensive resource to improve their vocabulary or are interested in learning vocabularies in one particular area of interest.

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Danish Flashcards Online

On our partner platform Flashcardo you can find Danish flashcards to practice online for free ordered by topics and frequency of use, similar to our two vocabulary books above.

Printable Danish Flashcards

With this downloadable product you get all Danish flashcards available on in various formats for you to use. In detail you get 1 EPUB ebook, 2 PDF vocabulary lists and 8 printable flashcard PDFs.

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