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Explanation: Good day is to my experience and to that of my dictionary mostly used as a finishing phrase, meaning 'Goodbye'.
Especially if you address someone by his/her first name, 'Hello (Hallo) or Hi is the natural form. Good morning is also possible. 'Good day' (even when used as a greeting) sounds too formal or rigid to me.
Native Scandinavian (Swede) with Norwegian friends Norsteds en<>sv
Mats Wiman Sweden Local time: 17:14 Native speaker of: Swedish PRO pts in pair: 176
"God dag" could be translated with "hello"/"hi" (it is formal and informal at the same time), it´s used the whole day long even though there are expressions in Norwegian for
good morning => god morgen
good evening => god kveld
It is written in two words => god dag.
Often it is repeated as well, if you enter a shop you may say "god dag" or "god dag, god dag."
Tak = roof, so I guess there must be one more k => TAKK.
Meaning thank you/thanks in English
"Thank you very much" is expressed with "tusen takk" in Norwegian (meaning a thousand thanks)
I wish you good luck !
Greetings from Tone
Tone Wittmann Local time: 17:14 Native speaker of: Norwegian PRO pts in pair: 12