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Learn Norwegian

Learning Norwegian makes it easier to navigate through the city, understand the culture and getting involved in your local community.

Norwegian languages

Did you know that Norway has two official languages: Norwegian and Sami? Sami is a minority language of the indigenous people of northern Scandinavia. Norwegian language has two very similar, written forms: bokmål and nynorsk. You will find both of these written forms on official websites and in the media.