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.

Scuba Text Flag Women's Plus Size Scoop Neck T-Shi Women's Plus Size Scoop Neck 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 Baseball Jersey Baseball Tee – 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) Water Bottle – How do you say "dive" in Germany? The German word for dive -- as in scuba -- is Tauchen. This original design has the word Tauchen... View on Zazzle
Scuba Text Flag Women's Dark T-Shirt Women's Classic 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
Dykking Norwegian Scuba Dark T-Shirt Dark 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 Baseball Jersey Baseball Tee – 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
Tauchen German Scuba Flag Long Sleeve Dark T-Shirt Long Sleeve Dark 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
Tauchen German Scuba Flag Toddler T-Shirt Toddler 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 White T-Shirt Men's Classic T-Shirts – 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
Dykning (Danish) Postcard – 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
Scuba Text Flag Women's Plus Size V-Neck Dark T-Sh Women's Plus Size V-Neck Dark 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 Fitted T-Shirt Fitted 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
Dykning (Danish) T-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
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
Scuba Text Flag Infant Bodysuit Baby Light Bodysuit – 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 Light T-Shirt Light 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 White T-Shirt Men's Classic T-Shirts – 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
Scuba (English) Beer Stein – 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
Sukellus Finnish Scuba Women's V-Neck T-Shirt Women's V-Neck 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 Scuba Bib Cotton Baby Bib – 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
Scuba Text Flag Kids Dark T-Shirt Kids Dark 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
Plongee French Scuba Flag Women's Plus Size V-Neck Women's Plus Size V-Neck Dark 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 Baseball Jersey Baseball Tee – 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
Plongee (French) Keychain – How do you say "dive" in French? The French word for dive -- as in scuba -- is plongĂ©e. This original design has the word PLONGEE... View on Zazzle
Dykking (Norwegian) Clipboard – How do you say "dive" in Norwegian? The Dutch word for dive -- as in scuba -- is Dykking. This original design has the word Dykking... View on Zazzle
Buceo Spanish Scuba Light T-Shirt Light 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 Sweatshirt Sweatshirt – 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
Plongee French Scuba Flag Ringer T Ringer T – 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
Sukellus Finnish Scuba Women's Plus Size V-Neck Da Women's Plus Size V-Neck Dark 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 White T-Shirt Men's Classic T-Shirts – 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
Plongee French Scuba Flag Bib Cotton 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
Sukellus Finnish Scuba Kids Baseball Jersey Kids Baseball Tee – 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
Scuba Text Flag Toddler T-Shirt Toddler 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
Buceo Spanish Scuba Women's Plus Size V-Neck Dark Women's Plus Size V-Neck Dark 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
Sukellus Finnish Scuba Infant Bodysuit Baby Light Bodysuit – 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