Languages

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

As it’s now September, a new academic year has started and children around Europe and the world are heading back to their classrooms for a new year of learning. While on paper this sounds very exciting, for many students (and to be fair, teachers!!) it’s a strange and busy time of year.

Did your school days help ignite a passion for travel, languages and the world around you? Are you a teacher looking for a little international flair for your classroom? Here’s how to say school in the 50 languages of Europe in a Day!

  1. Albanian – Shkolla
  2. Arabic – مدرسة (Madrasa)
  3. Armenian – Դպրոց (Dprots’)
  4. Azerbaijani – Məktəb
  5. Basque – Eskola
  6. Belarusian – Школа (Shkola)
  7. Bulgarian – Училище (Uchilishte)
  8. Catalan – Escola
  9. Croatian – Škola
  10. Czech – Škola
  11. Danish – Skole
  12. Dutch – School 
  13. Estonian – Kool
  14. Faroese – Skúli
  15. Finnish – Koulu
  16. French – École
  17. Georgian – სკოლა (Sk’ola)
  18. German – Schule
  19. Greek – Σχολείο (Skholeío)
  20. Greenlandic – Atuarfik
  21. Hungarian – Iskola
  22. Icelandic – Skóli
  23. Irish Gaelic – Scoil
  24. Italian – Scuola
  25. Jèrriais – Êcole
  26. Latin – Schola
  27. Latvian – Skola
  28. Lithuanian – Mokykla
  29. Low German – School
  30. Luxembourgish – Schoul
  31. Macedonian – Училиште (Uchilishte)
  32. Maltese – Skola
  33. Manx – Scoill 
  34. Monégasque – Schœra 
  35. Northern Sami – Skuvla
  36. Norwegian – Skole
  37. Polish – Szkoła
  38. Portuguese – Escola
  39. Romanian – Școală
  40. Russian – Школа (Shkola)
  41. Scots Gaelic – Sgoil
  42. Serbian – Школа (Škola)
  43. Slovak – Škola
  44. Slovene – Šola
  45. Spanish – Escuela
  46. Swedish – Skola
  47. Swiss German – Schuäl
  48. Turkish – Okul
  49. Ukrainian – Школа (Shkola)
  50. Welsh – Ysgol

Author: James Scanlan
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