norwegian norwegian  /ˌnɔr ˈwi dʒən/


  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Norway
  2. (n) a Scandinavian language that is spoken in Norway
  3. (adj) of or relating to Norway or its people or culture or language



  1. Ex-Lockheed official joins board of Norwegian titanium firm

    PARIS (Reuters) - Chris Kubasik, fired last year as Lockheed Martin Corp's incoming CEO after having an affair with a subordinate, said he has joined the board of directors of a Norwegian titanium producer that works closely with Spirit AeroSystems Inc . Kubasik told Reuters at the Paris air show that he saw great promise in the technology developed by Norsk Titanium Components AS for processing ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Norwegian official sets Romania visit on Roma crimes in Oslo

    OSLO, Norway, June 18 (UPI) -- A top Norwegian official says she will travel to Romania next week to find out why foreign aid to help improve conditions for the Roma people is not being used.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: UPI

  3. Norwegian Minister Seeks a More ‘Open’ European Energy Market

    Norwegian Oil and Energy Minister Ola Borten Moe called for a more “open” European market for the industry as nations in the region debate future policy and the Scandinavian country seeks to increase demand for its gas.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Bloomberg


  1. "This was a special stage and a nice win," Hushovd said. "It was nice to win in the Norwegian national jersey, but I am also happy that I now have the green jersey."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Thor Hushovd Source: The Australian

  2. "At a time when the threat of nuclear arms is again increasing, the Norwegian Nobel Committee wishes to underline that this threat must be met through the broadest possible international cooperation," Ole Danbolt Mjoes, director of the Nobel...
    on Oct 8, 2005 By: Ole Danbolt Source: Boston Globe (registration)

  3. "I knew I could be in the fight for the medals but I didn't think I would win in," Svindal said. "The fact that no other Norwegian won the downhill before, I think that's just a matter of bad luck actually. Just look at how many medals they...
    on Feb 11, 2007 By: Aksel Lund Svindal Source: USA Today

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