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Bjørnstjerne Martinius Bjørnson was a Norwegian writer who received the 1903 Nobel Prize in Literature "as a tribute to his noble, magnificent and versatile poetry, which has always been distinguished by both the freshness of its inspiration and the rare purity of its spirit", becoming the first Norwegian Nobel laureate. Bjørnson is considered to be one of The Four Greats (De Fire Store) among Norwegian writers, the others being Henrik Ibsen, Jonas Lie, and Alexander Kielland. Bjørnson is also celebrated for his lyrics to the Norwegian National Anthem, "Ja, vi elsker dette landet".

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Famous poems by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson 129 total

Hunting Song 390 ViewsRate it:
The Call 377 ViewsRate it:
To My Wife 377 ViewsRate it:
The Spinner 374 ViewsRate it:
Lambkin Mine 370 ViewsRate it:
Hymn Of The Puritans 341 ViewsRate it:
Master or slave 312 ViewsRate it:
P. a. munch 213 ViewsRate it:
Kaare's song 193 ViewsRate it:
Magnus the blind 144 ViewsRate it:
Norwegian seamen's song 125 ViewsRate it:
Halfdan Kjerulf 122 ViewsRate it:
To Sculptor Borch 122 ViewsRate it:
Norway, norway 121 ViewsRate it:
The Hare And The Fox 121 ViewsRate it:
Norse nature 120 ViewsRate it:
Post festum 119 ViewsRate it:
To Sweden 119 ViewsRate it:
At A Banquet Given To The Deputation Of The Swedish Riksdag To The Coronation, In Trondhjem, July 17 118 ViewsRate it:
Olaf trygvason 117 ViewsRate it:
On a wife's death 117 ViewsRate it:
Open water! 113 ViewsRate it:
Those with me 113 ViewsRate it:
If only you knew it 112 ViewsRate it:
Song for the students' glee club 112 ViewsRate it:
The Mother's Song 110 ViewsRate it:
The Princess 110 ViewsRate it:
To Missionary Skrefsrud In Santalistan 109 ViewsRate it:
The Ocean 108 ViewsRate it:
Per bo 108 ViewsRate it:
The first meeting 108 ViewsRate it:
At A Banquet For Professor Ludv. Kr. Daa 107 ViewsRate it:
In a heavy hour 105 ViewsRate it:
My fatherland 103 ViewsRate it:
During A Journey In Sweden 102 ViewsRate it:
Taylor's song 102 ViewsRate it:
Workmen's March 102 ViewsRate it:
The Maiden's Song 101 ViewsRate it:
Ballad Of Tailor Nils 100 ViewsRate it:
Daniel SchjÖtz 100 ViewsRate it:
Venevil 99 ViewsRate it:
Psalms 98 ViewsRate it:
The poet 98 ViewsRate it:
To Stang 98 ViewsRate it:
Love Thy Neighbor 97 ViewsRate it:
Young men and women, strong and sound 96 ViewsRate it:
To aasmund olafsen vinje (sung at his wife's grave) 95 ViewsRate it:
Toast For The Men Of Eidsvold 95 ViewsRate it:
Mountain Song 93 ViewsRate it:
They Have Found Each Other 93 ViewsRate it:
Song of freedom to 90 ViewsRate it:
Our forefathers 89 ViewsRate it:
Old heltberg 88 ViewsRate it:
To my father (upon his retirement) 88 ViewsRate it:
For The Wounded 87 ViewsRate it:
To A Godson 85 ViewsRate it:
Good Cheer 84 ViewsRate it:
The angels of sleep 83 ViewsRate it:
The Tryst 83 ViewsRate it:
From Monte Pincio 82 ViewsRate it:
When Norway Would Not Help 82 ViewsRate it:
Lector thaasen 80 ViewsRate it:
Marit's Song 80 ViewsRate it:
Answer From Norway To The Speeches In The Swedish House Of Nobles, 1860 79 ViewsRate it:
Hamar-Made Matches 79 ViewsRate it:
Ingerid Sletten 79 ViewsRate it:
When comes the morning? 79 ViewsRate it:
Bergliot 77 ViewsRate it:
May seventeenth 77 ViewsRate it:
To Hans Christian Andersen 74 ViewsRate it:
At Michael Sars's Grave 73 ViewsRate it:
I passed by the house 73 ViewsRate it:
To Johan Dahl, Bookdealer 73 ViewsRate it:
The Maiden On The Shore 72 ViewsRate it:
The Norrona-Race 72 ViewsRate it:
Sin, death 71 ViewsRate it:
The Day Of Sunshine 71 ViewsRate it:
Holger Drachmann 69 ViewsRate it:
Romsdal 69 ViewsRate it:
Song for norway national hymn 69 ViewsRate it:
Oh, when will you stand forth? 68 ViewsRate it:
Ole gabriel ueland 68 ViewsRate it:
Alone And Repentant 67 ViewsRate it:
To Molde 67 ViewsRate it:
A Day Of Sunshine 66 ViewsRate it:
Secret love 66 ViewsRate it:
The blonde maiden 65 ViewsRate it:
A Meeting 64 ViewsRate it:
Rallying song for freedom in the north to 64 ViewsRate it:
For A Charity Fair 62 ViewsRate it:
The Melody 62 ViewsRate it:
Ivar Ingemundson's Lay 60 ViewsRate it:
The meeting 57 ViewsRate it:
The Tree 57 ViewsRate it:
To Johan Sverdrup 57 ViewsRate it:
Johan Ludvig Heiberg 1860 55 ViewsRate it:
To Erika Lie 55 ViewsRate it:
The land that shall be (dedicated to herman anker and m. anker on the 53 ViewsRate it:
Frida 50 ViewsRate it:
King frederik the seventh 50 ViewsRate it:
Love Song 49 ViewsRate it:
To The Dannebrog 49 ViewsRate it:
Forward 48 ViewsRate it:
From The Cantata For N. F. S. Grundtvig 48 ViewsRate it:
In the forest 48 ViewsRate it:
Our language 47 ViewsRate it:
At Hansteen's Bier 46 ViewsRate it:
Norwegian students' greeting with a procession to professor welhaven 46 ViewsRate it:
Nils Finn 44 ViewsRate it:
The bier of precentor a. reitan 43 ViewsRate it:
The white rose and the red rose 43 ViewsRate it:
Song 42 ViewsRate it:
Synnove's Song 42 ViewsRate it:
Bergen 41 ViewsRate it:
Frederik Hegel 41 ViewsRate it:
A Sigh 40 ViewsRate it:
Over The Lofty Mountains 40 ViewsRate it:
Landfall 39 ViewsRate it:
Question and answer 39 ViewsRate it:
Good Morning 38 ViewsRate it:
Choice 38 ViewsRate it:
The child in our soul 34 ViewsRate it:
The Pure Norwegian Flag 33 ViewsRate it:
Sung for norway's riflemen 31 ViewsRate it:
Oyvind's Song 26 ViewsRate it:
Youth 26 ViewsRate it:
The Dove 24 ViewsRate it:
Anton Martin Schweigaard (In The Church After The Funeral Oration) 22 ViewsRate it:
Our Country 1859 21 ViewsRate it:

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