Last modified on 9 March 2014, at 17:28

Norwegian/Months and Weekdays

The names of the months in Norwegian are rather similar to those in English, because both languages have taken the names from Latin. In Norwegian, however, the names of the months do not begin with a capital letter, except when the name comes first in a sentence (as it is for all words).

Norwegian English
januar January
februar February
mars March
april April
mai May
juni June
juli July
august August
september September
oktober October
november November
desember December

The days of the week in norwegian are as follows, and like the names of the months, do not begin with a capital letter:

Norwegian English
mandag Monday
tirsdag Tuesday
onsdag Wednesday
torsdag Thursday
fredag Friday
lørdag Saturday
søndag Sunday