Adjectives describe people or things. You’ll need them whenever you want to describe what something or somebody is like. The car is old, the hotel is cheap. You get it. Memorize the Danish adjectives below and you’ll be well equipped for most basic conversations.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Danish“.

Basic Words & Phrases: Adjectives

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Important adjectives

EnglishDanishPronunciation
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goodgod
baddårlig
newny
oldgammel
smalllille
large / bigstor
longlang
shortkort
cheapbillig
expensivedyr
light / clearlyst
klart

darkmørk
latesent
earlytidlig
interestinginteressant
boringkedelig
tiredtræt
easy / simplelet
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right / correctrigtigt
wrongforkert
strongstærk
weaksvag
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