Learn About Pronouns in Norwegian Part 4

A pronoun is called as pronomen in Norwegian. A pronoun is something that can be used in place of a noun. Pronouns are one of the most important part of the grammar and you should learn these well.

If you are not familiar with a pronoun, you should start from:

  1. Learn About Pronouns in Norwegian Part 1
  2. Learn About Pronouns in Norwegian Part 2
  3. Learn About Pronouns in Norwegian Part 3

Let’s continue with our lessons on ownership group of pronouns. We have already learnt about the 1st person and 2nd person use of ownership pronouns. Below are examples of the 3rd person use of ownership pronouns. The English translations are not the best but I hope you understand what it means.


Entall (Singular)Flertall (Plural) 
Ubestemt (Indefinite)Bestemt (Definite)Ubestemt (Indefinite)Bestemt (Definite)
hans/hennes hund

his/her dog

hunden hans/hennes

the dog his/hers

hans/hennes hunder

his/hers dogs

hundene hans/hennes

the dogs his/hers

deres hund

their dog

hunden deres

the dog theirs

deres hunder

their dogs

hundene deres

the dogs theirs



Entall (Singular)Flertall (Plural) 
Ubestemt (Indefinite)Bestemt (Definite)Ubestemt (Indefinite)Bestemt (Definite)
hans/hennes veske

his/her purse

veska hans/hennes

the purse his/hers

hans/hennes vesker

his/hers purses

veskene hans/hennes

the purses his/hers

deres veske

their purse

veska deres

the purse theirs

deres vesker

their purses

veskene deres

the purses theirs



Entall (Singular)Flertall (Plural) 
Ubestemt (Indefinite)Bestemt (Definite)Ubestemt (Indefinite)Bestemt (Definite)
hans/hennes hus

his/her house

huset hans/hennes

the house his/hers

hans/hennes hus

his/hers houses

husene hans/hennes

the houses his/hers

deres hus

their house

huset deres

the house theirs

deres hus

their houses

husene deres

the houses theirs

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