Scandinavian Languages Comparative Vocabulary: Telling Time

How to tell time in Swedish, Norwegian, and Danish


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English Swedish Norwegian Danish
What time is it? Vad är klockan? Hva er klokken? Hvad er klokken?
It is one o'clock klockan är ett klokken er ett klokken er et
It is five o'clock klockan är fem klokken er fem klokken er fem
It is noon klockan är tolv klokken er tolv klokken er tolv
It is midnight klockan är midnatt klokken er midnatt klokken er midnat
half past five halv sex halv seks halv seks
quarter to five en kvart i fem kvart på fem et kvarter i fem
quarter past five en kvart över fem kvart over fem et kvarter over fem
twenty to five tjugo minuter i fem tjue på fem tyve minuter i fem
twenty past five tjugo minuter över fem tjue over fem tyve minuter over fem

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