Learn About Professions in Norwegian

Norway is an expensive place to stay and you need to work there to survive. Keep learning Norwegian because most workplaces require that you know how to read, write and speak Norwegian.

Below are some words related to work and professions that you can add to your Norwegian vocabulary.

Norwegian English
et yrke
a profession
en utdanning
an education
en søknad
an application
en arbeidsplass
a workplace
et kontor
an office
et sykehus
a hospital
et sykehjem
a nursing home
en politistasjon
a police station
en frisørsalong
a hair dressing salon
et hotell
a hotel
en restaurant
a restaurant
en gård
a farm
et verksted
a workshop
en fabrikk
a factory
ei systue
a sewing place
ei kirke
a church
politi
police
postbud
postman
lærer
teacher
prest
priest
lege
doctor
tannlege
dentist
sykepleier
nurse
renholder
cleaner
frisør
hair dresser
servitør
waiter
skredder
tailor
snekker
carpenter
maler
painter
mekaniker
mechanic
fabrikkarbeider
factory worker
sjåfør
driver
bussjåfør
bus driver
truckfører
truck driver
bonde
farmer
fisker
fisherman
oljearbeider
oil worker

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