Welcome to Footy Dictionary

The Australian Football English/Chinese Dictionary

A collaboration between the Port Adelaide Football Club, The University of South Australia and CCTV5+.

The Footy Dictionary is an open access, online dictionary that provides Chinese translation of key words from the Australian Football League (AFL).

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Footytionary Translation from Australian to Chinese
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Why Translate Australian Football?

The game of AFL has a strong international following.

As the game expands into new contexts, we want non-native English speakers to have the opportunity to engage with the AFL in their first language.

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How to Use

The Footy Dictionary is very easy to use. Simply click on an AFL word and you will find the Chinese translation.

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