golf

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The word is first known in English from the 15th century from Scots. Although the etymology is uncertain, the most likely origin is that it comes from the Middle Dutch colve or colf (club).

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golf (uncountable)

  1. (sports) A ball game played by individuals competing against one another in which the object is to hit a ball into each of a series of (usually 18 or nine) holes in the minimum number of strokes.
  2. The letter G in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

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Verb[edit]

golf (third-person singular simple present golfs, present participle golfing, simple past and past participle golfed)

  1. To play golf.

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

golf m (uncountable)

  1. (sports) golf

Catalan[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

golf m (plural golfs)

  1. gulf

Etymology 2[edit]

From English golf.

Noun[edit]

golf m (uncountable)

  1. golf
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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from English golf.[1]

Noun[edit]

golf m

  1. golf (a ball game)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from German Golf.[2]

Noun[edit]

golf m

  1. bay, gulf
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References[edit]

  1. ^ golf¹ in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, Leda, 2007
  2. ^ golf² in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, Leda, 2007

Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

golf f (plural golven, diminutive golfje n)

  1. wave
  2. (physics) wave
  3. (geography) gulf
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Verb[edit]

golf

  1. first-person singular present indicative of golven
  2. imperative of golven

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golf n (uncountable)

  1. golf

Verb[edit]

golf

  1. first-person singular present indicative of golfen
  2. imperative of golfen

Finnish[edit]

(index g)

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Etymology[edit]

From English golf.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: golf
  • IPA(key): /ˈɡolf/

Noun[edit]

golf

  1. golf

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French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

golf m (plural golf)

  1. golf

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Galician[edit]

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Noun[edit]

golf m (uncountable)

  1. golf

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡolf/
  • Hyphenation: golf

Noun[edit]

golf (uncountable)

  1. golf

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Italian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

golf m (invariable)

  1. golf
  2. jumper, cardigan

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From English golf

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golf m (definite singular golfen, uncountable)

  1. golf (a game played with a golf club and golf ball)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Italian golfo and French golfe

Noun[edit]

golf m (definite singular golfen, indefinite plural golfer, definite plural golfene)

  1. a gulf (large bay)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From English golf

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golf m (definite singular golfen, uncountable)

  1. golf (a game played with a golf club and golf ball)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Italian golfo and French golfe

Noun[edit]

golf m (definite singular golfen, indefinite plural golfar, definite plural golfane)

  1. a gulf (large bay)

Polish[edit]

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golf m

  1. golf
  2. polo-neck

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

golf m (uncountable)

  1. Alternative spelling of golfe.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

golf m (Cyrillic spelling голф)

  1. golf

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English golf.

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golf m (uncountable)

  1. golf

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Swedish[edit]

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golf c

  1. gulf, bay
  2. golf; a sport
  3. Obsolete spelling of golv.

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Vietnamese[edit]

Noun[edit]

golf

  1. golf