- tenis (masculine) to play tennis jugar* al tenis, jugar* tenis (Latin America except River Plate area/América Latina excepto Río de la Plata) (before noun/delante del nombre) tennis court cancha (feminine) or (Spain/España) pista (feminine) de tenis tennis elbow sinovitis (f) del codo, codo (m) de tenista tennis match partido (masculine) de tenis tennis player tenista (masculine and feminine) tennis raquet raqueta (feminine) de tenis tennis shoes zapatillas (fpl) (de tenis), tenis (mpl), championes (mpl) (Uruguay)
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.