Tennis in other Languages

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

Name by Language

Language Name for the sport of tennis
Afrikaans Tennis
Albanian Tenisi
Alemannic Tennis
Anglo-Saxon Tennis
Arabic كرة المضرب
Aragonese Tenis
Armenian Թենիս
Asturian Tenis
Azerbaijani Tennis
Bashkir Теннис
Basque Tenis
Bavarian Tennis
Belarusian Тэніс
Belarusian Тэніс
Bengali টেনিস
Bosnian Tenis
Breton Tennis
Bulgarian Тенис
Cantonese 網球
Catalan Tennis
Chechen Теннис
Chinese 网球
Chuvash Теннис
Croatian Tenis
Czech Tenis
Danish Tennis
Dutch Tennis
Eastern Punjabi ਗੇਂਦ-ਛਿੱਕਾ
Egyptian Arabic تنس
English Tennis
Esperanto Teniso
Estonian Tennis
Extremaduran Tenis
Faroese Tennis
Fiji Hindi Tennis
Finnish Tennis
French Tennis
Galician Tenis
Gan Chinese 網球
Georgian ჩოგბურთი
German Tennis
Greek Αντισφαίριση
Haitian Tenis
Hakka Mióng-khiù
Hebrew טניס
Hindi टेनिस
Hungarian Tenisz
Icelandic Tennis
Ido Teniso
Ilokano Tenis
Indonesian Tenis
Interlingue Ténnis
Irish Leadóg
Italian Tennis
Japanese テニス
Javanese Tènes
Kabiye Teniisi
Kannada ಟೆನ್ನಿಸ್
Karakalpak Tennis
Kazakh Теннис
Kinyarwanda Tenisi
Korean 테니스
Kurdish Tenîs
Kyrgyz Теннис
Latin Teniludus
Latvian Teniss
Lezgian Теннис
Limburgish Tennis
Lingua Franca Nova Tenis
Lithuanian Tenisas
Livvi-Karelian Tennissu
Low Saxon Tennis
Luxembourgish Tennis
Macedonian Тенис
Malay Tenis
Malayalam ടെന്നീസ്
Marathi टेनिस
Min Nan The-ní-suh
Mingrelian ჩოგანბურთი
Mirandese Ténis
Mongolian Теннис
Newar / Nepal Bhasa टेनिस
Northern Sotho Thenisi
Norwegian Tennis
Norwegian Tennis
Occitan Tennis
Pennsylvania German Tennis
Persian تنیس
Picard Tennis
Polish Tenis
Portuguese Ténis
Romanian Tenis
Romansh Tennis
Russian Теннис
Rusyn Теніс
Sakha Теннис
Samoan Tenisi
Samogitian Tenėsos
Sanskrit टेनिस्-क्रीडा
Santali ᱴᱮᱱᱤᱥ
Sardinian Tennis
Scots Tennis
Serbian Тенис
Serbo-Croatian Tenis
Sicilian Tennis
Silesian Tyńis źymny
Sinhalese ටෙනිස්
Slovak Tenis
Slovene Tenis
Somali Ciyaarta Teeniska
Sorani Kurdish تێنس
Southern Azerbaijani تنیس
Spanish Tenis
Sundanese Ténis
Swahili Tennis
Swedish Tennis
Tagalog Tennis
Tajik Теннис
Tamil டென்னிசு
Tatar Теннис
Telugu టెన్నిసు
Thai เทนนิส
Tibetan ཏན་ནེ་སི་སྤོ་ལོ།
Tulu ಟೆನ್ನಿಸ್
Turkish Tenis
Turkmen Tenis
Ukrainian Теніс
Urdu ٹینس
Uzbek Tennis
Vietnamese Quần vợt
Võro Tennis
Walloon Tenisse
Waray Tenis
Welsh Tenis
West Flemish Tennis
West Frisian Tennis
Western Armenian Թենիս
Western Punjabi ٹینس
Wu 网球
Yiddish טעניס
Yoruba Tẹ́nìs
Zazaki Teniswan

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