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Synonyms for Bokmal

book language

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There are two forms, Bokmal, or "book language," which is used in most writing and spoken by the majority of people, and Nynorsk, a rural dialect.
Las dos interpretaciones del mismo nombre se deben a que en el pais nordico existen dos variantes del idioma oficial noruego: bokmal y nynorsk.
Traditionally, to the south-east and Oslo, they speak Bokmal or Riksmal, the old official language inherited from the long and much-disliked Danish rule of the country.
Sandemo maintains that he speaks "eight languages in Danish" and tells his tale in Danish, the Dano-Norwegian language of Bokmal, the second Norwegian language of Nynorsk, and finally in the Norwegian dialect of a local rural area.
In Norway it provided a stylistic model that substantially influenced the development of Bokmal, the literary language of modern Norway.
Supported Languages: English, Bokmal, Norwegian, Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish
The article was linked to 11 corresponding articles in other Wikipedia language versions (Aragonese, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Norwegian Bokmal and Nynorsk, Sami, and Spanish).
4) He also presented a good overview of the historical background of Norwegian and the challenges of pronouncing Norwegian in lyric songs from the latter half of the eighteenth century (the texts being almost undistinguishable from Danish) and the first half of the nineteenth century when bokmal and nynorsk were established and rapidly accelerated in usage.
In 1907 and 1917, the primary Danish-influenced written language in Norway was changed to become more Norwegian, and was called riksmal, a name that was later altered to bokmal.
The delegation also includes General Organization for Youth and Sports President Hisham Al Jowder, Resources and Services director Marwan Kamal besides Agreements and External Relations Supervisor at the General Organization for Youth and Sports Omar Bokmal.
Un premier debat concerne la fusion de ses deux langues, le Bokmal et le Nyorsk, le premier etant plutot une forme ecrite et le second un parler regional, tandis qu'un deuxieme debat souligne l'importance de l'enseignement des langues natives des migrants meme si les modalites sont discutees.
SNO gives the Norwegian Bokmal form as oke, meaning 'increase', the Nynorsk form being auke.
Specific languages supported are Chinese (simplified), Chinese (traditional), Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian (2 official versions, Bokmal and Nynorsk), Portuguese, Spanish and Swedish.
Verity offers language locales in Western European and Asian languages, including Bokmal, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Norsk, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, and Sevenska for Western European languages and Chinese (both Simplified and Traditional), Japanese and Korean for Asian languages.