See also: frøken



fröken c

  1. (archaic) miss (title of respect for a young, unmarried, woman)
  2. female teacher
  3. (somewhat dated, informal) female teacher for the youngest children
  4. (obsolete) unmarried woman, often of higher social status
  5. (obsolete) woman who has a profession

Usage notesEdit

Definite singular colloquially also "fröknen"/"fröknens".

After the you-reform of the 1960s and '70s usage of the first name is seen as more proper, except under the most formal circumstances.


Declension of fröken 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative fröken fröken fröknar fröknarna
Genitive frökens frökens fröknars fröknarnas