How To Talk About Tech And The Internet In Danish

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September 8, 2020
How To Talk About Tech And The Internet In Danish

If you’re learning Danish, maybe you’ve tried changing the settings on your phone or computer. That way, you get a little practice in every day, even if you don’t have time to sit down and study. But depending on your vocab skills, changing your settings too early can lead to a lot of confusion, especially if you can’t figure out how to change the language back. Before you do that, then, you might want to study up on some vocab for tech and the internet in Danish.

To get you started, we rounded up some of the most important vocabulary to know for when you start surfing the internet in Danish. And if you want to hear how the words are pronounced by a native speaker, just hit the “play” button next to each term.

Talking About Tech And The Internet In Danish

Danish Technology Vocabulary

hardware — hardware

a computer — en computer

a laptop — en bærbar computer

a cable — et kabel

to charge — at oplade

a keyboard — et tastatur

a mouse — en mus

a printer — en printer

compatible — kompatibel

wireless — trådløs

a software — en software

to install — at installere

a click — et klik

a menu — en menu

a folder — en mappe

a file — en fil

to save — at gemme

a bug — en bug

offline — offline

to drag — at trække

Danish Internet Vocabulary

internet — internet

a browser — en browser

a link — et link

to load — at loade

a blog — en blog

a virus — en virus

a pop-up — et pop-op-vindue

online — online

to download — at downloade

to search — at søge

an email — en e-mail

a chat — en chat

a message — en meddelelse

a draft — et udkast

an emoticon — en emotikon

an email address — en e-mailadresse

to write — at skrive

to open — at åbne

an attachment — en vedhæftning

to send — at sende

social media — sociale medier

to sign up — at registrere sig

to log in — at logge på

a member — et medlem

a password — et password

popular — populær

a forum — et forum

a community — en brugergruppe

a network — et netværk

to follow — at følge

Danish Tech And Internet Phrases

I surf the internet. — Jeg surfer på internettet.

I’ll send it to you, what’s your email address? — Jeg sender det til dig, hvad er din emailadresse?

You can download the program. — Du kan downloade programmet.

All of my files are gone. — Alle mine filer er forsvundet.

I spend my time in front of the computer. — Jeg tilbringer min tid foran computeren.

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Thomas Moore Devlin
Thomas grew up in suburban Massachusetts, and moved to New York City for college. He studied English literature and linguistics at New York University, but spent most of his time in college working for the student paper. Because of this, he has really hard opinions about AP Style. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and getting angry about things on Twitter. He's spent a lot of time trying to learn Spanish, and has learned a little German.
Thomas grew up in suburban Massachusetts, and moved to New York City for college. He studied English literature and linguistics at New York University, but spent most of his time in college working for the student paper. Because of this, he has really hard opinions about AP Style. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and getting angry about things on Twitter. He's spent a lot of time trying to learn Spanish, and has learned a little German.

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