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 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
Sukellus (Finnish) Keychain – How do you say "dive" in Finnish? The Finnish word for dive -- as in scuba -- is Sukellus. This original design has the word Sukellus... View on Zazzle
Duiken Dutch Dive Flag Kids Baseball Jersey Kids Baseball 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
Dykking Norwegian Scuba Hooded Sweatshirt Men's Hooded Sweatshirt – 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
Plongee French Scuba Flag Toddler T-Shirt Toddler 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 Dive Flag Baseball Jersey Men's Baseball 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
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 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
Dykning Danish Dive Flag Women's Plus Size V-Neck Women's Plus Size V-Neck 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
Sukellus Finnish Scuba White T-Shirt Men'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
Duiken Dutch Dive Flag Women's Light T-Shirt Women'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
Dykning Danish Dive Flag Women's Cap Sleeve T-Shir Junior's Cap Sleeve 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
Buceo Spanish Scuba Women's Long Sleeve Dark T-Shi Women's Long Sleeve 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
Dykking Norwegian Scuba Women's Light 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
Duiken Dutch Dive Flag Infant Bodysuit Baby Bodysuit – 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) Oval Sticker – How do you say "dive" in Danish? The Danish word for dive -- as in scuba -- is Dykning. This original design has the word Dykning... View on Zazzle
Tauchen German Scuba Flag Women's T-Shirt Women's Value 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
Duiken Dutch Dive Flag Women's Cap Sleeve T-Shirt Junior's Cap 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
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
Dykning Danish Dive Flag Kids Light T-Shirt Kids 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 Dark T 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
Plongee French Scuba Flag Baseball Jersey Men's Baseball 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
Dykking Norwegian Scuba Women's Plus Size V-Neck D Women's Plus Size V-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
Duiken Dutch Dive Flag Women's Long Sleeve Dark T- Women'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
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
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
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
Tauchen German Scuba Flag Long Sleeve T-Shirt Men'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
Buceo Spanish Scuba Women's Plus Size V-Neck T-Shi Women's Plus Size V-Neck 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) Teapot – How do you say "dive" in Spanish? The Spanish word for dive -- as in scuba -- is Buceo. This original design has the word Buceo... View on Zazzle
Plongee French Scuba Flag Kids Baseball Jersey Kids Baseball 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
Dykning (Danish) Sleeveless Shirt – How do you say "dive" in Danish? The Danish word for dive -- as in scuba -- is Dykning. This original design has the word Dykning... View on Zazzle
Plongee French Scuba Flag Women's Dark T-Shirt Women's Value 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
Dykking Norwegian Scuba Kids Light T-Shirt Kids 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
Plongee French Scuba Flag Women's V-Neck Dark T-Sh Women's 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
Buceo Spanish Scuba Women's Cap Sleeve T-Shirt Junior's Cap Sleeve 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