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the word Lacrosse comes from the french phrase the cross... la is the and the cross in lacrosse is your stick.

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When was lacrosse first played as a sport?

were do lacrosse the sport come from ? were do lacrosse the sport come from ?

What is the Hebrew word for lacrosse?

There is no Hebrew word for lacrosse. Israelis just call it "lacrosse" (spelled לאקרוס)

Oneida word for lacrosse?

The Oneida word for lacrosse is Sheko':lih.

Where did the name lacrosse come from?

lacrosse came from the native americans.

Did soccer or lacrosse come first?

lacrosse by the native Americans

What is lacrosse in French?

The word lacrosse comes from the French word 'la crosse' meaning 'the stick'.

What did lacrosse come from?

Lacrosse came from the Indians who first settled in America.

Why is lacrosse called lax?

People replace the "cross" in the word and put an "x" on the end of the word. Therefore, lacrosse is also called "lax."

How do you say in spanish I play lacrosse?

Juego lacrosse. There is no Spanish word for lacrosse...At least not yet. Laxgirl18, not hatin, but "Me gusta lacrosse" is I like lacrosse. Not "Mucho Gusto." Mucho gusto means "nice to meet you."

What does Lacrosse Waders sell?

Lacrosse Waders are a product rather than a seller. They are produced by Lacrosse Footwear and come as wader pants and as chest waders in various designs and materials.

When did lacrosse come to Maryland?

Lacrosse was already in Maryland when the Colonists came over from Europe in the late 1500's. Lacrosse was a game played by the Native American Indians of this region.

Where did the sport of Lacrosse originally come from?

Lacrosse originated as stickball played by Native Americans many centuries ago. The actual game of lacrosse originated in the early 17th century in the Americas.

Where do the best lacrosse players come from?

long island and Maryland

When and where on tv does lacrosse usually come on?

Saturday morning on espnu

What chanel does lacrosse come on?

espnu on saturdays before 3est

What is lacrosse mesh?

Lacrosse mesh is the stringing in the head. they come in a variety of colors and patterns. there are also specific ways to string your head for attack, midi, and defense.

Why was lacrosse removed from the Olympics?

Lacrosse was removed from the Olympics because not as many people were playing it as it the past. It may come back if the sport becomes more popular.

Where did the name laccrose come from?

The Indians who first started playing lacrosse.

How do you color a lacrosse shaft?

Shafts come pre-colored from the manufacturer.

When did the stx axe come out?

Who cares?.... Lacrosse is lame dude... get a life.

When does the mindless behavior movie come in lacrosse Wisconsin movie theater?


When did Lacrosse come to the US?

The date has not been pinpointed but lacrosse was actually invented here in the US by the American Indians. This is a historical fact in which I am very proud of being American Indian.

How do you put a lacrosse head on a lacrosse stick?

Usually there is a screw and you can screw the head through the hole in the shaft so the head will not come off during the game or when you are poke checking or throwing.

Why is lax short for lacrosse?

It comes from using an X as shorthand for the word cross

The game of lacrosse seems complicated to me. How does the word complicated function in the sentence?