These cold northerners are not big on sentiment; most signs of Norwegian affection are indirect. It could be monetary, like buying a beer. It could be a small act of giving, like cooking a meal. It could be big, like going on a cabin trip together, indicating they can stand to spend more than an hour in your company.
Regarding this, do Norwegians like compliments?
A compliment in Norwegian culture is as important as one in any other culture – perhaps even more so. Part of fitting into your new community means having a likeable and approachable nature, so bring on the compliments and start winning people over!
Thereof, are Norwegians faithful?
Norwegians are Altruistic
However, once you have a Norwegian friend, you have one of the most loyal and sincere people in your life.
How do Norwegians date?
“Norwegians often date for a long while, keeping it casual (but often exclusive),” says Linn. “You spend a long time testing it out or ‘hanging out’. I have known people who hang out for months and months before they call it a relationship.”
The supposed physical traits of the Nordics included light eyes, light skin, tall stature, and dolichocephalic skull; their psychological traits were deemed to be truthfulness, equitability, a competitive spirit, naivete, reservedness, and individualism.
Complimenting the Whole Person
- I appreciate you.
- You are perfect just the way you are.
- You are enough.
- You’re all that and a super-size bag of chips.
- On a scale from 1 to 10, you’re an 11.
- You’ve got all the right moves.
- Everything would be better if more people were like you.
- You are an incredible human.
Wait a second I didn’t say Norwegians are promiscuous, not anywhere any time, but on a Friday or Saturday evening in bars, or in julebordet, or in after-ski parties: if you wait until alcohol level gets high enough, making-out and sex are likely to happen a lot.
“The Nordid race is light-eyed, mostly rather light-haired, low-skulled and long-skulled (dolichocephalic), tall and slender, with more or less narrow face and narrow nose, and low frequency of blood type gene q.