Nordic

Definitions of Nordic
  1. adjective
    relating to Germany and Scandinavia
    “Hitler wanted Nordic people to rule Europe”
  2. adjective
    of or relating to or constituting the Scandinavian group of languages
    Nordic languages have a gender system”
  3. noun
    the northern family of Germanic languages that are spoken in Scandinavia and Iceland
    synonyms: Norse, North Germanic, North Germanic language, Scandinavian, Scandinavian language
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    Danish
    a Scandinavian language that is the official language of Denmark
    Icelandic
    a Scandinavian language that is the official language of Iceland
    Norwegian
    a Scandinavian language that is spoken in Norway
    Swedish
    a Scandinavian language that is the official language of Sweden and one of two official languages of Finland
    Faeroese, Faroese
    a Scandinavian language (closely related to Icelandic) that is spoken on the Faroe Islands
    Bokmaal, Bokmal, Dano-Norwegian
    book language; one of two official languages of Norway; closely related to Danish
    Landsmaal, Landsmal, New Norwegian, Nynorsk
    one of two official languages of Norway; based on rural dialects
    type of:
    Germanic, Germanic language
    a branch of the Indo-European family of languages; members that are spoken currently fall into two major groups: Scandinavian and West Germanic
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