The Language of Scuba

The word SCUBA began as an acronym for self-contained underwater breathing apparatus. Today the word is used as a regular noun or verb -- scuba. The acronym history is not the same in other languages, however. Here you'll find the common word used for scuba or dive in various languages.

Sukellus Finnish Scuba Women's Light T-Shirt Women's Value T-Shirt – Here the word Sukellus (Finnish for Scuba) is filled in with red & white like the scuba diver down flag. A great gift idea for Finnish-speaking... View on CafePress
Tauchen German Scuba Flag Kids Light T-Shirt Kids T-Shirt – The German word for scuba is Tauchen. This design has the word Tauchen filled in with red and white like the familiar scuba diver down flag.... View on CafePress
Scuba Text Flag Long Sleeve T-Shirt Men's Long Sleeve T-Shirt – This design has the word Scuba filled in with red and white like the diver down flag. This is a great gift idea for scuba divers,... View on CafePress
Sukellus Finnish Scuba Women's Long Sleeve Dark T- Women's Long Sleeve T-Shirt – Here the word Sukellus (Finnish for Scuba) is filled in with red & white like the scuba diver down flag. A great gift idea for Finnish-speaking... View on CafePress
Plongee French Scuba Flag Women's Long Sleeve T-Sh Women's Long Sleeve T-Shirt – Here the word PLONGEE (French for Scuba) is filled in w/ red & white like the scuba diving flag. Great for French-speaking divers or anyone that's... View on CafePress
Scuba (English) Postcard – In the language of scuba, we've got to include English. Here the word scuba is shown with the red and white coloration of a diver down... View on Zazzle
Tauchen German Scuba Flag Infant Bodysuit Baby Bodysuit – The German word for scuba is Tauchen. This design has the word Tauchen filled in with red and white like the familiar scuba diver down flag.... View on CafePress
Buceo Spanish Scuba Women's Dark T-Shirt Women's Value T-Shirt – The word Buceo (Spanish for Scuba) is filled in w/ red & white like the scuba diver down flag. Great for Spanish-speaking divers or anyone that's... View on CafePress
Tauchen German Scuba Flag Ringer T Men's Ringer T-Shirt – The German word for scuba is Tauchen. This design has the word Tauchen filled in with red and white like the familiar scuba diver down flag.... View on CafePress
Dykking Norwegian Scuba Ringer T Men's Ringer T-Shirt – The Norwegian word for scuba is Dykking. Here the word is Dykking filled in w/ red & white like the scuba diver down flag. Great for... View on CafePress
Sukellus Finnish Scuba Sweatshirt Men's Crewneck Sweatshirt – Here the word Sukellus (Finnish for Scuba) is filled in with red & white like the scuba diver down flag. A great gift idea for Finnish-speaking... View on CafePress
Buceo Spanish Scuba Fitted T-Shirt Men's Classic T-Shirt – The word Buceo (Spanish for Scuba) is filled in w/ red & white like the scuba diver down flag. Great for Spanish-speaking divers or anyone that's... View on CafePress
Buceo Spanish Scuba Women's Light T-Shirt Women's Value T-Shirt – The word Buceo (Spanish for Scuba) is filled in w/ red & white like the scuba diver down flag. Great for Spanish-speaking divers or anyone that's... View on CafePress
Scuba Text Flag Women's T-Shirt Women's Value T-Shirt – This design has the word Scuba filled in with red and white like the diver down flag. This is a great gift idea for scuba divers,... View on CafePress
Tauchen German Scuba Flag Kids Hoodie Kids Hoodie – The German word for scuba is Tauchen. This design has the word Tauchen filled in with red and white like the familiar scuba diver down flag.... View on CafePress
Dykking Norwegian Scuba Women's T-Shirt Women's Value T-Shirt – The Norwegian word for scuba is Dykking. Here the word is Dykking filled in w/ red & white like the scuba diver down flag. Great for... View on CafePress
Dykning Danish Dive Flag Kids Baseball Jersey Kids Baseball T-Shirt – The Danish word for scuba is Dykning. Here the word Dykning filled in with red and white like the scuba diver down flag. Great for Danish-speaking... View on CafePress
Dykking Norwegian Scuba Women's Long Sleeve T-Shir Women's Long Sleeve T-Shirt – The Norwegian word for scuba is Dykking. Here the word is Dykking filled in w/ red & white like the scuba diver down flag. Great for... View on CafePress
Duiken Dutch Dive Flag Kids Hoodie Kids Hoodie – Here the word Duiken (Dutch for Scuba) is filled in w/ red & white like the scuba flag. Great for Dutch-speaking divers or anyone that's been... View on CafePress
Duiken Dutch Dive Flag Dark T-Shirt Men's Value T-Shirt – Here the word Duiken (Dutch for Scuba) is filled in w/ red & white like the scuba flag. Great for Dutch-speaking divers or anyone that's been... View on CafePress
Duiken Dutch Dive Flag Women's Plus Size Scoop Nec Women's Plus Size Scoop Neck T-Shirt – Here the word Duiken (Dutch for Scuba) is filled in w/ red & white like the scuba flag. Great for Dutch-speaking divers or anyone that's been... View on CafePress
Plongee French Scuba Flag Women's Plus Size Scoop Women's Plus Size Scoop Neck T-Shirt – Here the word PLONGEE (French for Scuba) is filled in w/ red & white like the scuba diving flag. Great for French-speaking divers or anyone that's... View on CafePress
Duiken (Dutch) Compact Mirror – How do you say "dive" in Dutch? The Dutch word for dive -- as in scuba -- is Duiken. This original design has the word Duiken... View on Zazzle
Duiken Dutch Dive Flag Long Sleeve Dark T-Shirt Men's Long Sleeve T-Shirt – Here the word Duiken (Dutch for Scuba) is filled in w/ red & white like the scuba flag. Great for Dutch-speaking divers or anyone that's been... View on CafePress
Dykning Danish Dive Flag Kids Sweatshirt Kids Crewneck Sweatshirt – The Danish word for scuba is Dykning. Here the word Dykning filled in with red and white like the scuba diver down flag. Great for Danish-speaking... View on CafePress
Plongee French Scuba Flag Bib Baby Bib – Here the word PLONGEE (French for Scuba) is filled in w/ red & white like the scuba diving flag. Great for French-speaking divers or anyone that's... View on CafePress
Buceo Spanish Scuba Ringer T Men's Ringer T-Shirt – The word Buceo (Spanish for Scuba) is filled in w/ red & white like the scuba diver down flag. Great for Spanish-speaking divers or anyone that's... View on CafePress
Plongee French Scuba Flag Hooded Sweatshirt Men's Hooded Sweatshirt – Here the word PLONGEE (French for Scuba) is filled in w/ red & white like the scuba diving flag. Great for French-speaking divers or anyone that's... View on CafePress
Tauchen German Scuba Flag Women's Long Sleeve Dark Women's Long Sleeve T-Shirt – The German word for scuba is Tauchen. This design has the word Tauchen filled in with red and white like the familiar scuba diver down flag.... View on CafePress
Sukellus Finnish Scuba Baseball Jersey Men's Baseball Shirt – Here the word Sukellus (Finnish for Scuba) is filled in with red & white like the scuba diver down flag. A great gift idea for Finnish-speaking... View on CafePress
Sukellus Finnish Scuba Kids Baseball Jersey Kids Baseball T-Shirt – Here the word Sukellus (Finnish for Scuba) is filled in with red & white like the scuba diver down flag. A great gift idea for Finnish-speaking... View on CafePress
Plongee French Scuba Flag Women's Plus Size V-Neck Women's Plus Size V-Neck T-Shirt – Here the word PLONGEE (French for Scuba) is filled in w/ red & white like the scuba diving flag. Great for French-speaking divers or anyone that's... View on CafePress
Scuba Text Flag Kids Hoodie Kids Hoodie – This design has the word Scuba filled in with red and white like the diver down flag. This is a great gift idea for scuba divers,... View on CafePress
Dykning Danish Dive Flag Women's Dark T-Shirt Women's Value T-Shirt – The Danish word for scuba is Dykning. Here the word Dykning filled in with red and white like the scuba diver down flag. Great for Danish-speaking... View on CafePress
Dykking Norwegian Scuba Women's Plus Size Scoop Ne Women's Plus Size Scoop Neck T-Shirt – The Norwegian word for scuba is Dykking. Here the word is Dykking filled in w/ red & white like the scuba diver down flag. Great for... View on CafePress
Sukellus Finnish Scuba Kids Hoodie Kids Hoodie – Here the word Sukellus (Finnish for Scuba) is filled in with red & white like the scuba diver down flag. A great gift idea for Finnish-speaking... View on CafePress