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How to say FOREST in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!

Thought to cover roughly a third of the entire planet, forests can be found on most continents including Europe – in fact, forests cover more than 60% of countries like Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Sweden!

Relaxing, beautiful and an important part of our ecosystem, here’s how to say forest or wood in the 50 languages of Europe in a Day!

  1. Albanian – Pyll
  2. Arabic – غابة (Ghaba)
  3. Armenian – Անտառ (Antarr)
  4. Azerbaijani – Meşə
  5. Basque – Baso
  6. Belarusian – Лес (Lyes)
  7. Bulgarian – Гора (Gora)
  8. Catalan – Bosc
  9. Croatian – Šuma
  10. Czech – Les
  11. Danish – Skov
  12. Dutch – Bos
  13. Estonian – Mets
  14. Faroese – Skógur
  15. Finnish – Metsä
  16. French – Forêt
  17. Georgian – ტყე (Tqe)
  18. German – Wald
  19. Greek – Δάσος (Dásos)
  20. Greenlandic – Orpippalik
  21. Hungarian – Erdő
  22. Icelandic – Skógur
  23. Irish Gaelic – Foraois
  24. Italian – Foresta
  25. Jèrriais – Forêt
  26. Latin – Silva
  27. Latvian – Mežs
  28. Lithuanian – Miškas
  29. Low German – Woold
  30. Luxembourgish – Bësch
  31. Macedonian – Шума (Šuma)
  32. Maltese – Foresta
  33. Manx – Keyll
  34. Monégasque – Furesta
  35. Northern Sami – Vuovdi
  36. Norwegian – Skog
  37. Polish – Las
  38. Portuguese – Floresta
  39. Romanian – Pădure
  40. Russian – Лес (Lyes)
  41. Scots Gaelic – Coille
  42. Serbian – Шума (Šuma)
  43. Slovak – Les
  44. Slovene – Godz
  45. Spanish – Bosque
  46. Swedish – Skog
  47. Swiss German – Wald
  48. Turkish – Orman
  49. Ukrainian – Ліс (Lis)
  50. Welsh – Coedwig

Author: James Scanlan
Banner Image Source: timberindustrynews.com

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