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Either of two official forms of the North Germanic language spoken in Norway, “Book Language” (see Bokmål) and “New Norwegian” (see Nynorsk)
From Medieval Latin Norvegia Norway (influenced by Norway) from Old Norse Norvegr perhaps nordhr north ner-1 in Indo-European roots vegr region wegh- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
The Norwegian order of knighthood of St Olaf was founded in 1847 by Oscar I., king of Sweden and Norway, in memory of this king.
Ottawa is the seat of the Pleasant View Luther College (co-educational), founded in 1896 by the Norwegian Lutherans of Northern Illinois.
On the Norwegian coast mackerel fishing does not begin before May, whilst on the English coasts large catches are frequently made in March.
German, Norwegian and other missions were also founded.
The other day, I met a deaf Norwegian gentleman, who knows Ragnhild Kaata and her teacher very well, and we had a very interesting conversation about her.
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