Fast Facts - Kingdom of Norway

Kongeriket Norge (Bokmål), Kongeriket Noreg (Nynorsk)











Coat of Arms


Motto: Royal "Alt for Norge" (Everything for Norway)


1814 Eidsvoll oath: "Enig og tro til Dovre faller" (United and loyal until the mountains of Dovre crumble)


Anthem:  "Ja, vi elske dette landet" (Yes, we love this country)


Royal anthem: "Kongesangen" (The King's song)


Capital: Oslo


Official Language(s):  Norwegian (Bokmål and Nynorsk)


Recognised regional language(s):  Northern Sami,  Lule Sami, Kven and Southern Sami