Handball

handball

{{Wiktionary|handball}}

"'Handball"' is the name of several different sports:

* [[Team handball]], Olympic sport in which two teams try to throw the ball into their opponents' goal
* [[American handball]], a sport similar to racquetball where players hit the ball with a hand instead of a racquet, which originates from Gaelic handball
* [[Australian handball]], similar to the Irish and American versions, with a defined culture and rule set
* [[Beach handball]], team handball on the beach
* [[Chinese handball]], a variant of American handball popular on the streets of New York City during the 1960s and 70s
* [[Czech handball]], an outdoor sport similar to team handball, played in the [[Czech Republic]]
* [[Field handball]], the original outdoor team handball, played at the 1936 Olympics
* [[Four square]], also known as downball in Australia, a game played on four squares.
* [[Frisian handball]] (keatsen), a game played in Friesland in the northern Netherlands between two teams of three players
* [[Gaelic handball]], a sport similar to squash where players hit the ball with a hand instead of a racquet

"'Handball"' can also refer to:

* [[Handball (Australian rules football)]], a legal method of disposing of the ball and an alternative to a footpass
* [[Handball (soccer)]], illegal use of arms or hands while playing football (soccer)

"'Handballing"' may refer to the sexual act of [[fisting]].

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[[fr:Handball (homonymie)]]
[[Eo:Manpilkado]]
[[pt:handebol]]

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