When introducing yourself in Danish, you might want to talk about where you’re from and which languages you speak. Most Danish names of countries and languages are quite similar and sometimes even identical to English, so you shouldn’t have too much trouble with this lesson.

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

Basic Words & Phrases: Countries & Languages

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America

EnglishDanishPronunciation
(Audio)
AmericaAmerika
american languageamerikanske sprog
in American (English)på amerikansk (engelsk)
from Americafra Amerika
Americanamerikaner
americanamerikansk

Austria

EnglishDanishPronunciation
(Audio)
AustriaØstrig
austrian languageøstrigske sprog
in Austrianpå østrigsk
from Austriafra Østrig
Austrianøstriger
austrianøstrigsk

England

EnglishDanishPronunciation
(Audio)
EnglandEngland
english languageengelske sprog
in Englishpå engelsk
from Englandfra England
English / Englishmanenglænder
englishengelsk

France

EnglishDanishPronunciation
(Audio)
FranceFrankrig
french languagefranske sprog
in Frenchpå fransk
from Francefra Frankrig
French / Frenchmanfranskmand
frenchfransk

Germany

EnglishDanishPronunciation
(Audio)
GermanyTyskland
german languagetyske sprog
in Germanpå tysk
from Germanyfra Tyskland
Germantysker
germantysk

Italy

EnglishDanishPronunciation
(Audio)
ItalyItalien
italian languageitalienske sprog
in Italianpå italiensk
from Italyfra Italien
Italianitaliener
italianitaliensk

Poland

EnglishDanishPronunciation
(Audio)
PolandPolen
polish languagepolske sprog
in Polishpå polsk
from Polandfra Polen
Polishpolak
polishpolsk

Russia

EnglishDanishPronunciation
(Audio)
RussiaRusland
russian languagerussiske sprog
in Russianpå russisk
from Russiafra Rusland
Russianrusser
russianrussisk

Spain

EnglishDanishPronunciation
(Audio)
SpainSpanien
spanish languagespanske sprog
in Spanishpå spansk
from Spainfra Spanien
Spanish / Spaniardspansk
spanishspanioler

Switzerland

EnglishDanishPronunciation
(Audio)
SwitzerlandSchweitz
swiss languageschweitziske sprog
in Swisspå schweizisk
from Switzerlandfra Schweitz
Swissschweitzer
swissschweitzisk
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