Lacrosse in other Languages

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

Name by Language

Language Name for the sport of lacrosse
Arabic لاكروس
Armenian Լաքրոս
Asturian Lacrosse
Azerbaijani Lakross
Bashkir Лакросс
Basque Lacrosse
Bulgarian Лакрос
Cantonese 棍網球
Catalan Lacrosse
Chinese 袋棍球
Croatian Lacrosse
Czech Lakros
Danish Lacrosse
Dutch Lacrosse
English Lacrosse
Esperanto Kanada bastonludo
Estonian Lakross
Finnish Haavipallo
French Crosse
German Lacrosse
Greek Λακρός
Hebrew לקרוס
Hungarian Lacrosse
Icelandic Háfleikur
Indonesian Lacrosse
Irish Crosógaíocht
Italian Lacrosse
Japanese ラクロス
Kannada ಲಕ್ರೊಸ್ಸ್
Kazakh Лакросс
Korean 라크로스
Latin Ludus lacrossensis
Latvian Lakross
Lithuanian Lakrosas
Macedonian Лакрос
Marathi लॅक्रॉस
Minangkabau Lacrosse
Norwegian Lacrosse
Persian لاکراس
Polish Lacrosse
Portuguese Lacrosse
Romanian Lacrosse
Russian Лякросс
Scots Lacrosse
Scottish Gaelic Lacrosse
Serbian Лакрос
Serbo-Croatian Lakros
Sinhalese ලක්‍රොස්
Slovak Lakros
Spanish Lacrosse
Swedish Lacrosse
Tajik Лакрос
Turkish Lakros
Ukrainian Лакрос
Vietnamese Bóng vợt

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