Sports words in Japanese - Word List, Picture Dictionary and Vocabulary Quiz

The Japanese sports word list and picture dictionary have 35 vocabulary words. They are great as a reference when learning new Japanese sports words or reviewing vocabulary. Listen to the audio to learn the vocabulary pronunciation by clicking the audio icon. The picture dictionaries are printable and can be printed using the link below.

For printing the vocabulary see the printable picture dictionary.
For learning the words in the word list, try the interactive language quiz.

Sports Word List - Japanese Vocabulary and English Meanings

35 Japanese words with pictures and audio pronunciation to learn Sports in Japanese.

  • アイスホッケー hockey
  • アメフトfootball
  • ウエイトリフティングweightlifting
  • カーリング curling
  • カーレースmotor sports
  • クリケット cricket
  • ゴルフgolf
  • サーフィンsurfing
  • サイクリングcycling
  • サッカーsoccer
  • スキーskiing
  • スケートボードskateboarding
  • スノーボードsnowboarding
  • セーリングsailing
  • ソフトボール softball
  • テニスtennis
  • ドッジボールdodgeball
  • バスケットボールbasketball
  • バドミントンbadminton
  • バレーボール volleyball
  • フェンシング fencing
  • ボウリング bowling
  • ボクシング boxing
  • ホッケー field hockey
  • ラグビーrugby
  • ラクロス lacrosse
  • ランニング running
  • レスリング wrestling
  • 体操gymnastics
  • 卓球ping pong
  • 弓道archery
  • 武道martial arts
  • 水泳swimming
  • 野球baseball
  • 釣りfishing

Japanese Sports Vocabulary Quiz

Interactive Japanese sports vocabulary quiz for learning and reviewing Japanese vocabulary. Try the quiz with all sports words, or choose a smaller collection. Choose the correct word to match the picture flashcard. At the end of the quiz you can review the answers to learn new words. Press start to begin!