How to use adjectives in Danish

How to use adjectives in Danish

You want to learn how to use adjectives in Danish? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Danish lessons complete with useful examples. Big, small, happy, sad... we'll teach you all you need to know about Danish adjectives.

Danish adjectives

Adjectives are generally used to describe nouns. Adjectives come before the noun in Danish just like in English.


den tykke pige
the fat girl
den glade pige
the happy girl
den høje pige
the tall girl
den magre pige
the skinny girl
den svage pige
the weak girl
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Basic words and phrases in Danish

Learn to get by in Danish with these useful words and phrases. These essential phrases cover everything from Danish greetings to business and workplace communications to love and dating.

Jeg er glad.
I am happy.
Jeg er sulten.
I am hungry.
Jeg er lækker.
I am hot.
Jeg er syg.
I am sick.
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Step 7 : Adjectives in Danish

Adjectives are used to describe nouns. To get started, we suggest you learn the three Danish adjectives stor, lille and gammel (big, small, old). Using the nouns bog, stol and dør (book, chair, door) which you learned in Step 3, learn to use each adjective with each noun (the big book, the old chair, the small door). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about Danish adjectives including useful examples. After you've learned to use the adjectives stor, lille and gammel with the nouns bog, stol and dør you can move on to Step 8 (Danish Verbs).

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