Verbs in Danish

Verbs are a key part of any language. The Danish verbs list below will help you learn common Danish verbs in no time. Together with other basic nouns and adjectives, this will quickly allow you to express basic things in Danish. For even more Danish verbs, take a look at our learning resources for Danish at the end of the page.
Basic Danish Verbs
Danish Action Words
Movements in Danish
Danish Business Verbs

Basic Danish Verbs

to open in Danishat åbne (åbner, åbnede, åbnet)
to close in Danishat lukke (lukker, lukkede, lukket)
to sit in Danishat sidde (sidder, sad, siddet)
to stand in Danishat stå (står, stod, stået)
to know in Danishat vide (ved, vidste, vidst)
to think in Danishat tænke (tænker, tænkte, tænkt)
to win in Danishat vinde (vinder, vandt, vundet)
to lose in Danishat tabe (taber, tabte, tabt)
to ask in Danishat spørge (spørger, spurgte, spurgt)
to answer in Danishat svare (svarer, svarede, svaret)
to help in Danishat hjælpe (hjælper, hjalp, hjulpet)
to like in Danishat kunne lide (kan, kunne, kunnet)
to kiss in Danishat kysse (kysser, kyssede, kysset)
to eat in Danishat spise (spiser, spiste, spist)
to drink in Danishat drikke (drikker, drak, drukket)

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Danish Action Words

to take in Danishat tage (tager, tog, taget)
to put in Danishat sætte (sætter, satte, sat)
to find in Danishat finde (finder, fandt, fundet)
to steal in Danishat stjæle (stjæler, stjal, stjålet)
to kill in Danishat dræbe (dræber, dræbte, dræbt)
to fly in Danishat flyve (flyver, fløj, fløjet)
to attack in Danishat angribe (angriber, angreb, angrebet)
to defend in Danishat forsvare (forsvarer, forsvarede, forsvaret)
to fall in Danishat falde (falder, faldt, faldet)
to choose in Danishat vælge (vælger, valgte, valgt)
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Movements in Danish

to run in Danishat løbe (løber, løb, løbet)
to swim in Danishat svømme (svømmer, svømmede, svømmet)
to jump in Danishat hoppe (hopper, hoppede, hoppet)
to pull in Danishat trække (trækker, trak, trukket)
to push in Danishat skubbe (skubber, skubbede, skubbet)
to throw in Danishat kaste (kaster, kastede, kastet)
to crawl in Danishat kravle (kravler, kravlede, kravlet)
to fight in Danishat kæmpe (kæmper, kæmpede, kæmpet)
to catch in Danishat fange (fanger, fangede, fanget)
to roll in Danishat rulle (ruller, rullede, rullet)
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Danish Business Verbs

to buy in Danishat købe (køber, købte, købt)
to pay in Danishat betale (betaler, betalte, betalt)
to sell in Danishat sælge (sælger, solgte, solgt)
to study in Danishat studere (studerer, studerede, studeret)
to call in Danishat ringe (ringer, ringede, ringet)
to read in Danishat læse (læser, læste, læst)
to write in Danishat skrive (skriver, skrev, skrevet)
to calculate in Danishat beregne (beregner, beregnede, beregnet)
to measure in Danishat måle (måler, målte, målt)
to earn in Danishat tjene (tjener, tjente, tjent)
to count in Danishat tælle (tæller, talte, talt)
to scan in Danishat scanne (scanner, scannede, scannet)
to print in Danishat udskrive (udskriver, udskrev, udskrevet)

Verbs in Danish

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