Archery in other Languages

The sport we know as archery is not necessarily called by the same name around the world. Here are the names for archery in many of the languages of the world. The names are taken from the Wikipedia page for archery in each of these languages.

Name by Language

Language Name for the sport of Archery
Afrikaans Boogskiet
Arabic نبالة
Asturian Tiru con arcu
Azerbaijani Oxatma
Bashkir Йәйәнән атыу
Basque Arkularitza
Belarusian Стральба з лука
Belarusian Стральба з лука
Bengali ধনুর্বিদ্যা
Breton Gwaregata
Bulgarian Стрелба с лък
Burmese မြားပစ်အားကစား
Cantonese 射箭
Catalan Tir amb arc
Chinese 射箭
Croatian Streličarstvo
Czech Lukostřelba
Danish Bueskydning
Dutch Boogschieten
Eastern Punjabi ਤੀਰਅੰਦਾਜ਼ੀ
English Archery
Esperanto Arkpafado
Estonian Vibusport
Finnish Jousiammunta
French Tir à l'arc
Galician Tiro con arco
German Bogenschießen
Greek Τοξοβολία
Hebrew קשתות
Hindi धनुर्विद्या
Hungarian Íjászat
Icelandic Bogfimi
Indonesian Panahan
Irish Boghdóireacht
Japanese アーチェリー (弓術)
Kabiye Tɔʋ
Korean 궁술
Kyrgyz Жаа атуу
Latvian Loka šaušana
Lithuanian Šaudymas iš lanko
Macedonian Стреличарство
Malay Memanah
Malayalam അമ്പെയ്ത്ത്
Marathi तिरंदाजी
Min Nan Siā-chìⁿ
Mongolian Байт харваа
Norwegian Bogeskyting
Norwegian Bueskyting
Occitan Tir amb arc
Persian تیراندازی با کمان
Picard Tir à chl' arc
Polish Łucznictwo
Quechua Wach'iq
Romanian Tir cu arcul
Russian Стрельба из лука
Sanskrit लक्ष्यसाधनक्रीडा
Santali ᱟᱹᱠᱼᱟᱸᱯᱟᱸᱲᱤᱼᱴᱩᱴᱤ
Scots Airchery
Serbian Стреличарство
Serbo-Croatian Streličarstvo
Sicilian Tiru cu l'arcu
Sindhi تير اندازي
Sinhalese දුනු විදීම
Slovak Lukostreľba
Slovene Lokostrelstvo
Southern Azerbaijani اوخ آتما
Spanish Tiro con arco
Sundanese Papanahan
Swedish Bågskytte
Tagalog Pamamana
Tajik Камонварӣ
Tamil வில்வித்தை
Telugu విలువిద్య
Thai การยิงธนู
Turkish Okçuluk
Ukrainian Стрільба з лука
Urdu تیر اندازی
Vietnamese Bắn cung
Waray Pag-pana
Welsh Saethyddiaeth
Western Punjabi تیر اندازی
Wu 射箭

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