Golf in other Languages

The sport we know as golf is not necessarily called by the same name around the world. Here are the names for golf in many of the languages of the world. The names are taken from the Wikipedia page for golf in each of these languages. You will notice that many of the names appear to be phonetic spelling of golf in the other languages.

Name by Language

Language Name for the sport of golf
Afrikaans Gholf
Alemannic Golf (Sport)
Amharic ጎልፍ
Anglo-Saxon Golf
Arabic غولف
Aragonese Golf
Armenian Գոլֆ
Asturian Golf
Azerbaijani Qolf
Bashkir Гольф
Basque Golf
Bavarian Goif
Belarusian Гольф
Belarusian Гольф
Bengali গল্‌ফ
Bosnian Golf
Breton Golf
Bulgarian Голф
Burmese ဂေါက်သီးကစားနည်း
Cantonese 哥爾夫球
Catalan Golf
Chechen Гольф
Chinese 高爾夫球
Chuvash Гольф
Croatian Golf
Czech Golf
Danish Golf
Dutch Golf
Eastern Punjabi ਗੌਲਫ਼
Egyptian Arabic جولف
English Golf
Esperanto Golfo
Estonian Golf
Faroese Golf
Fiji Hindi Golf
Finnish Golf
French Golf
Friulian Golf
Galician Golf
Georgian გოლფი
German Golf
Greek Γκολφ
Haitian Gòlf
Hebrew גולף
Hindi गॉल्फ़
Hungarian Golf
Icelandic Golf
Ido Golfo
Ilokano Golf
Indonesian Golf
Irish Galf
Italian Golf
Japanese ゴルフ
Javanese Golf
Kannada ಗಾಲ್ಫ್
Karakalpak Golf
Kazakh Гольф
Kinyarwanda Umupira w'agakoni
Korean 골프
Kyrgyz Гольф
Latin Pilamalleus
Latvian Golfs
Limburgish Golf
Lithuanian Golfas
Luxembourgish Golf
Macedonian Голф
Malay Golf
Malayalam ഗോൾഫ്
Marathi गोल्फ
Min Nan Soaⁿ-kiû
Mirandese Golf
Mongolian Гольф
Newar / Nepal Bhasa गल्फ
Norwegian Golf
Norwegian Golf
Occitan Gòlf
Papiamentu Gòlf
Persian گلف
Piedmontese Galateucc
Polish Golf
Portuguese Golfe
Romanian Golf
Russian Гольф
Samogitian Guolfs
Sanskrit गोल्फ्-क्रीडा
Scots Gowf
Scottish Gaelic Goilf
Serbian Голф
Serbo-Croatian Golf
Silesian Golf
Sinhalese ගොල්ෆ්
Slovak Golf
Slovene Golf
Sorani Kurdish گۆڵف
Southern Azerbaijani قولف
Spanish Golf
Swahili Gofu
Swedish Golf
Tagalog Golf
Tajik Голф
Tamil குழிப்பந்தாட்டம்
Telugu గోల్ఫ్
Thai กอล์ฟ
Turkish Golf
Turkmen Golf
Ukrainian Гольф
Urdu گولف
Uzbek Golf
Vietnamese Golf
Waray Golf
Welsh Golff
Western Punjabi گالف
Wu 高尔夫球
Yiddish גאלף

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