how to pronounce norse


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the above transcription of norse is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

norse is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of norse in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

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meanings of norse


  1. Speakers of any of the North Germanic languages.
  2. The collective Scandinavian (historically Norwegian) people.
  3. A size of type between Saxon and excelsior, 2+^1⁄2-point type.


  1. Of or relating to the people, language and culture of Scandinavia.
  2. Of or relating to the North Germanic group of languages.


  1. Synonym of Old Norse.

norse frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word norse occurs in english on average 2.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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