OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Volcano Languages

What do you call Volcanoes in other languages? Here is a partial list:

 


Language Spelling
Chinese: Huoshan
Danish: vulkan
Dutch: vulkaan
Esperanto: vulkano
Finnish: tulivuori
French: volcan
German: vulkan
Hawaiian: lua pele
Icelandic: eldfjall
Indonesia: gunung berapi
Italian: vulcano
Japan: kazan
Norwegain: vulkan
Polish: wulkan
Portugal: vulcao
Russian: vulkan
Somali: volkano
Spanish: volcán
Swahili: voleno
Swedish: vulkan
Syrian Arabic: berkaan
Vietnamese: nui lua
Welsh: llosgfynydd and folcano
Zulu: intabomlilo