Danish Lesson 11 (Nouns and Jobs)

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This 11th lesson teaches an important part of speech aspect in Danish which is the noun. Also included is a list of vocabulary about jobs and finally some common phrases. I will try to give examples using both vocabulary and grammar. That way it will be easy for you to see the words when they are separate and when they are in a sentence. Going through the whole page should take about 30 min. Make sure to read the pronunciation and hear the audio as well. If you have any question about this course, Contact us from the page Danish Classes.


Nouns are the most used words in Danish. They consist of about 35% of part of speech in term of usage. They can help describe living creatures, objects, places, actions, qualities, states of existence, or ideas.

Below is a list of some nouns that you might come across or use very often. That includes some singular and plural forms, as well as feminine and masculine forms. The table contains 3 columns (English, Danish, and Audio). Make sure you repeat each word after hearing it by either clicking on the audio button or by reading the pronunciation. That should help with memorization as well as improving your pronunciation.

Nouns in Danish

Nouns Danish Audio
Cat kat
Dog hund
Woman kvinde
Women kvinder
Mother mor
Sister søster
Shoes sko
Socks sokker
Book bog
Books bøger
Stars stjerner
Sun sol

The following are nouns used in a full sentence. That way you will be able to use the word not only by itself but embedded in a structure.

Danish Nouns in a Sentence

English Danish Audio
I have a dog Jeg har en hund
I speak Italian Jeg taler italiensk
I live in America Jeg bor i Amerika
This is my wife Dette er min kone (hustru)
This is my husband Dette er min mand
Can you close the door? Kan du lukke døren?


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Vocabulary List about Jobs

Below is a list of jobs and occupations in Danish. At the end of the list, there will be examples where those terms are used in a sentence.

Jobs in Danish

Actor skuespiller
Actress skuespillerinde
Artist kunstner
Businessman forretningsmand
Doctor læge
Engineer ingeniør
Nurse sygeplejerske
Policeman politimand
Singer sanger
Student studerende, elev
Teacher lærer
Translator oversætter


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Daily Conversation in Danish

Finally, a list of some commonly used phrases. For a complete list of commonly used sentences, please visit our Danish Phrases page. Enjoy!

Common Expressions in Danish

English Danish Audio
He is a policeman Han er politimand
I have a long experience Jeg har lang erfaring
I’m a new employee Jeg er nyansat
I’m an artist Jeg er kunstner
I’m looking for a job Jeg leder efter et arbejde
She is a singer Hun er sanger / sangerinde
What’s that called in French? Hvad hedder det på fransk?
I have a reservation Jeg har en forudbestilling
I have to go Jeg bliver nødt til at gå
Where do you live? Hvor bor du?
Spanish is easy to learn Spansk er nemt at lære

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Congratulations! You finished your 11th lesson in Danish about nouns, and jobs. Are you ready for the next lesson? We recommend Danish Lesson 12. You can also simply click on one of the links below or go back to our Learn Danish homepage.

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